Maserati Announces Launch of Levante Trofeo in India

The Maserati Levante Trofeo is set to launch in India toward the end of 2019. This will make India one of the first right-hand-drive markets to receive units of Trofeo, a performance-tuned version of the uber-luxury SUV made by the Italian luxury carmaker, informs the release.The Levante Trofeo is fitted with one of the most…

Japanese curry chain Coco Ichibanya to open a branch in India next year

Can Japan’s version of an Indian dish survive in Delhi, the curry metropolis? As far as fast food goes, Japan certainly has a plethora of options. Whether you want beef bowls, chicken and egg rice bowls, tempura, hamburgers, tacos, or fried chicken, Japan has got it all, so you’ll never go hungry for cheap, fast,…

‘We need to talk’: call for Chinese and Indian navies to communicate

The Chinese and Indian navies should establish communication because they are increasingly operating within close proximity, according to India’s ambassador to China.While the two nations’ militaries communicated extensively, it was mainly between their land forces, and that should be extended to the navies and air forces, Vikram Misri said.“We need to talk about the two…

Cringeworthy, yes, but Ivanka Trump had something to say about US-India ties

Much of the post-G20 headlines were hogged by one widely circulated – and admittedly cringe-inducing – video of Ivanka Trump inserting herself awkwardly into a conversation between the leaders of Britain, France and Canada, prompting one apparently dismissive look from the head of the International Monetary Fund. It was, however, another less noticed – if…

EU to help Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region tackle natural disasters

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; The EU is providing €7 million in humanitarian aid to increase the capacity of communities and authorities in the Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region, to prepare for natural disasters. The aid package will support improving the response…

Alleged jailbreaker Ramanjit Singh says witnesses against him gave forced statements, as he challenges extradition from Hong Kong to India

A Hong Kong resident challenging his extradition to India has submitted new evidence to suggest critical witnesses who accused him of assisting a jailbreak in his native country gave forced statements.But the submission, the latest twist in the protracted legal proceedings against Ramanjit Singh, met strong objections from New Delhi’s lawyers, who said there was…

Europe and India collaborate on solar parks initiative

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; Under the EU programme “Technical assistance for the implementation and management of identified solar parks”, the EU Delegation in India and Ministry of New and Renewable Energy jointly launched on 28 June the Standard Operation Procedures and monitoring…

Hong Kong resident fighting extradition to India claims he was waterboarded and electrocuted during eight days of torture linked to his religious beliefs

A Hong Kong resident challenging extradition to India has accused police officers in his native country of punishing him for supporting a separatist movement, through degrading torture that left him with extreme pain.Ramanjit Singh, also known as Romi, said Punjab officers electrocuted his genitals, overstretched his legs, and poured water over his face during his…

How climate change affects crops in India

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Researchers found that the yields from grains such as millet, sorghum, and maize are more resilient to extreme weather in India; their yields vary significantly less due to year-to-year changes in climate and generally experience smaller declines during droughts. But yields from rice, India’s main crop, experience larger declines during extreme weather conditions. Vía…