Menlo Logistics Expanding Automotive Presence in India


Menlo Logistics (Menlo), the US$ 1.7 billion global logistics subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW), has continued to expand its automotive logistics operations in India, moving to a new after-sales spare parts facility in Dharuhera, near New Delhi in Haryana state. The 3,846-square-meter facility is managed on behalf of a global brand-named client and is situated in an OEM automotive parts cluster including Manesar, Neemrana, Bhiwadi, Bawal and Dharuhera. Close to the highway network, the warehouse Read more [...]

Bank of America, Water.org Partner to Provide Clean Water and Opportunity in Southern India


Dateline City: CHARLOTTE, N.C. $ 1 Million Grant Will Enable Families in Need to Access “Microloans” Bank of America today announced a $ 1 million grant to Water.org, a global organization that provides innovative, community-led and market-based solutions that change lives through safe water and sanitation. The grant will empower 100,000 Read more [...]

India vs. UAE: Highlights, Scorecard, Report from Cricket World Cup


India dealt out a World Cup thrashing to the United Arab Emirates, beating the Associate nation by nine wickets in Perth to maintain an unbeaten start in their title defence. After beating Pakistan and South Africa convincingly in their first two games this was a different challenge, but their bowlers responded after the UAE won the toss and dismissed the minnows for 102 in 31.3 overs. The chase was a formality, which India completed with 187 balls to spare. India are on track to top Pool B, with Read more [...]

England vs. India, 1st Test: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview


England and India begin their much anticipated five-match Test series at Trent Bridge on Wednesday. India are marginal favourites heading into the first Test. Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham Date: Wednesday, July 9 - Sunday, July 13 Start time:  11 a.m. (BST), 3.30 p.m. (IST) TV and live stream: SkySports (UK), STAR Sports (India), SuperSport (South Africa), PTV Sports (Pakistan), Ten Sports (Sri Lanka), Orbit Show Network (Middle East), Fox Sports (Australia) Weather: Read more [...]

India Stocks Hit New High


Indian equities climbed to a fresh high Monday for the second time in less than a week as parliament opened ahead of a budget expected to see the announcement of long-term reforms. The Bombay Stock Exchange's key benchmark index, the Sensex, climbed 0.6 percent to 26,116.73 after reaching a high of 25,981.51 points on Friday. "People are looking at the budget as the start point of a continuous reform process," said Harendra Kumar, head of brokerage Elara Capital in Mumbai. Economists expect the budget Read more [...]

Narendra Modi: the controversial embodiment of a changing India


Simple beginnings, ascetic ways and unapologetic Hindu nationalism help sweep BJP's leading candidate to victory Narendra Modi, pictured on the campaign trail, is from the caste categorised as Other Backwards. Photograph: Divyakant Solanki/EPA Narendra Modi's journey to the front step of the prime minister's office in the heart of New Delhi has been long – and unlikely. Born in a small town in Gujarat, the western state two hours' flight from the capital, Modi comes from a caste near the bottom Read more [...]

Meritor and Brakes India, Ltd. Sign Expanded Brake Agreement


TROY, Mich., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) and Brakes India, Ltd. today announced the signing of a Licensing and Technology Assistance Agreement for the manufacture and sale of Meritor ELSA air disc brakes in India. The agreement, which expands on an existing licensing agreement for B-frame hydraulic disc brakes, air drum and air disc brakes, builds on the long-term, successful cooperation between both companies in the Indian market. More than 5 million Meritor ELSA brakes Read more [...]