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Lakshmi Mittal England's Richest Man

With a net worth of £27 billion, steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal is England's richest man, ahead of Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich and The Duke of

Outsourcing Economy Shifts

Rising costs and a weakening dollar is prompting many U.S. companies to rethink their strategies of outsourcing to India. Analysts say that India's cost advantage,

India, Venezuela Oil Exploration

Venezuela and India are collaborating to explore and produce oil and natural gas in eastern Venezuela.Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) India's top petroleum exploration

Dermatology And Plastic Surgery Most Competitive Fields

Dermatology and plastic surgery are the most competitive fields for medical residencies, according to a report by the Association of American Medical Colleges and the

Ferrari Spreads Its Indian Wings

Ferrari plans to open six showrooms in India by 2010.

Foreign Medical Graduates

Physicians with U.S. postgraduate degrees can now practice medicine in India and teach at the country's medical colleges.The health ministry has decided to recognize advanced

U.S. No Longer Preferred Destination For IITians

The proportion of IITians going abroad has dropped by half in recent years.

India Top Receiver Of Remittances

Worldwide remittances in 2007 estimated at $318 billion

Minority Doctors In Short Supply In State

Only 10 percent of doctors in California are Latino or African American,

Reliance Sets Up U.S. Theater Chain

The company is targeting the mainstream market

Investing In India

Where Is the Smart Money Going Now?

Ravi Kuchimanchi

Tapping the Potential of Non-Resident Indians to Help the Rural Poor

Moving Into A League Of Its Own

Corporate cricket in India has never been of a particularly high standard. At the bottom end of the leagues, companies form makeshift teams from their

Opening A Big Box

Organized retail confronts the challenges of local markets

Fading Luster

From the Bowery to the Taj, falling dollar loses its clout as king of currencies

InfoUSA Pulls Salesgenie Ad

InfoUSA has pulled a Super Bowl ad criticized as being racist.In the ad, animated Panda bears with Chinese accents save their business, Ling Ling's Bamboo

Double Dealing in Intel's Duo?

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation is suing Intel for infringing on its patent in the development of its Intel Duo Core chip. A  lawsuit filed

Mahindra Trucks on I95?

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. plans to assemble and sell light pickup trucks in the United States by 2010.Pawan Goenka, president of the company's auto services,

Survey Says...

The survey measures compensations in five job categories

Still Bullish

India's software service and outsourcing industries are expected to grow 33 percent in 2008

Is Greed Killing The IPO Market In India?

In recent weeks, several large equity offerings, including those from reputable business houses, have struggled to hit their targets. India's stock markets have been volatile,

Reversal of Fortune

How will Indian IT and BPO firms cope with a global slowdown?

Their Double Life

For many Indian Americans pursuing their "dream" career is either not practical, or not something they would love full-time. Instead, they pursue their passion part time or as a hobby. One job provides financial security, the other fulfills a passion.

Will Corruption Slow Growth or Growth Slow Corruption?

Some of the distorted cultural norms that took hold during the earlier period are slowly being repaired by the sheer forces of competition.

Are Indian Business Leaders Different?

A new study explores the Indian corporate leadership model.

Curren¢y Conundrum: Is the $trong Rupee Good or Bad for India?

It's been the strongest appreciation of the rupee in over 30 years

Hollywood's Plot for Bollywood

American studios test the business opportunities in financing Indian films.

Big Compacts

India is the world's fastest growing car market

Mid-sized Firms Stick To The Middle

For several years now, analysts have been predicting that the Indian information technology industry is set for a period of consolidation. It hasn't happened yet.  Four

Victory for Generics

In a victory hailed by aid organizations of the "rights of patients over patents," Indian drug companies got a freer reign to manufacture and market

Tata Eyeing Ford's Jaguar, Land Rover?

India's increasingly assertive Tata Group is reportedly eyeing an acquisition of Ford's Jaguar and Land Rover units. The rumors, long rife in the media, were

Intel Apologises For Racist ad

An Intel ad for a new generation of microprocessors depicting six black sprinters crouching before a white man has been dropped after it was widely

Nokia's Global Export Hub

India, the second-largest market for Nokia's handsets, will become its global hub for exports. Its Chennai plant, which currently exports to 58 countries, will become

UP Shuts Down Reliance Retail

The state of Uttar Pradesh, India's largest, has shut down the stores of two leading Indian retail companies after violent demonstration by smaller traders complaining

NRIs Turbo Charge Indian Businesses

At home and abroad, what value do non-resident Indians bring to multinational corporations?In 1980, Vivek Paul left India to obtain his MBA in the U.S.

The Priciest Lunch In The World

An Indian American investment fund manager successfully bid $650,000 in eBay for a three-hour lunch date with billionaire-philanthropist Warren Buffett.  Mohnish Pabrai, an investment fund manager

Immigrant Entrepreneurs Overdrive

Do highly educated immigrant entrepreneurs help the U.S. maintain its edge?

Sorry, IITians

Graduates of the Indian Institutes of Technology have played a far smaller role as entrepreneurs than has been widely assumed, according to a new report.  The

Phyrric Victory?

A U.S. Supreme Court ruling allowing New York City to sue the governments of India and Mangolia for $20 million in back property taxes has

The Wunderkid of Entrepreneurship

At a TiE conference that attracted some 4,000 top notch entrepreneurs, corporate heads, venture capitalists, the show stealer was a 13-year-old entrepreneur Anshul Samar who

Facilitating NRIs

The Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs has established the Overseas Indian Facilitation Centre (OIFC), to serve as a one-stop-shop for overseas Indians.  The center maintains

Basmati Rice

DNA tests of Basmati rice sold in the US and Canada found that just 15 percent of the samples were authentic Basmati. A quarter had

India's Growing Wealth Belt Spawns A New Breed Of Managers

New wealth creates room for financial planners.

Mad About Mangoes

As exports to the U.S. resume, a juicy business opportunity ripens.

Nursing Success

The surefire Rx for financial success and a green card in America.

Indian Real Estate

Investors are shopping, but are they buying hype?

Micro Finance Goes Digital

The concept of providing no collateral loans to the poor so they can work their way out of poverty.

India's Forex Reserves Top $200 Billion

India's foreign exchange reserves topped $200 billion at the end of April, according to the Reserve Bank, which is a 200-time growth since 1990, when

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