India Mauritius

WhatsApp is apparently working on person-to-person payments in India

Amid demonetization in India late last year, mobile wallet apps such as Paytm and MobiKwik emerged as the big winners, reporting astronomical growth. But the biggest challenger yet is about to join the race.

04 Apr 2017,

Deux nouvelles destinations en Inde pour Air Mauritius

La compagnie nationale qui assure déjà une forte présence en Inde compte ajouter deux nouvelles destinations sur son plan de vol.

30 Mar 2017,

The #AadharMemes all over the Indian web

India's biometric-based central identification system that started as a "voluntary" program for its billion-plus citizens in 2009 has now become inescapable.

27 Mar 2017,

L’Inde prête à donner un boost à trois autres projets pour Maurice

353 millions de dollars pour cinq projets prioritaires : le Metro Express, le nouveau bâtiment de la Cour supreme, l’investissement dans des logements sociaux, le nouvel hôpital ENT ou encore l’approvisionement en tablettes pour les écoliers du primaire.

26 Mar 2017,

After Air India, IndiGo cancels Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad's ticket

Shiv Sena Member of Parliament, Ravindra Gaikwad, in the news for slapping an Air India employee with his slippers, may be permanently barred from flying on the country's national carrier. The Osmanabad MP has refused to apologise for his behaviour. According to latest reports, Air India has cancelled Gaikwad's return ticket from Delhi to Pune.

24 Mar 2017,

India court gives sacred Ganges and Yamuna rivers human status

A court in northern Indian has given the Ganges and Yamuna rivers the status of "living human entities".

21 Mar 2017,

Vodafone, Idea in $23 billion deal to create new Indian telecom leader

Britain's Vodafone Group and Idea Cellular agreed on Monday to merge their Indian operations in a $23 billion deal, creating the country's biggest telecoms business after the entry of a new rival sparked a brutal price war.

20 Mar 2017,

«32 pêcheurs indiens pourraient être détenus par la marine britannique sur Diego Garcia»

Inquiétude pour les membres d’équipage des bateaux de pêche indiens Al-Ameen et Mermaid. Ils pourraient être détenus sur Diego Garcia par la marine britannique et ce, depuis le 1er mars.

06 Mar 2017,

Traité fiscal Inde-Maurice : investissements avant la date butoir du 1er avril encouragés

Les fonds d’investissement opérant dans le Global Business demandent à leurs clients d’avancer les investissements prévus avant le 1er avril prochain. Cette échéance marque l’entrée d’une taxe sur le sol indien sur les gains en capitaux pour les investisseurs utilisant la juridiction mauricienne ainsi que singapourienne.

17 Feb 2017,

This country will be most impacted if US passes new H-1B Visa Bill

It may not be a good time to be an Indian techie in America. Correction: It may not be a good time to be a non-American in Trump's America.

31 Jan 2017,

Apple Said to Be Near Deal to Manufacture Products in India

Apple Inc. is nearing a deal to manufacture its products in India, according to a senior government official, as the company seeks to boost its sales in a market that is home to more than 1.2 billion people.

30 Jan 2017,

India, Etah school bus accident: 12 children, driver dead

Twelve school children and the driver of the bus they were travelling in were killed and about two dozen other children injured when their vehicle collided with a sand-laden truck amid dense fog in Etah district’s Aliganj on Thursday morning.

19 Jan 2017,

Arbre généalogique: la Carte Overseas Citizen of India disponible pour les Mauriciens

Les Mauriciens d’ascendance indienne, même s’ils sont de la quatrième génération ou plus, pourront obtenir une carte Overseas Citizen of India (OCI). Selon le haut-commissaire Abhay Thakur, cette carte « donne droit à une sorte de résidence permanente ».

13 Jan 2017,

Narendra Modi received Rs 40 crore from Sahara before he became PM: Rahul Gandhi

"If Narendra Modi ji's Govt take any big or small step to eradicate corruption, Congress party will support them," said Gandhi

21 Dec 2016,

Apple Is Discussing Manufacturing in India, Government Officials Say

Apple is seeking financial incentives to move ahead with plan, Indian officials say

20 Dec 2016,

Narendra Modi goes viral on app stores

You don’t have to step out of the house to see the panic among Indians in the aftermath of country’s big demonetization push. Just go to your smartphone’s app store.

23 Nov 2016,

‘A Rude Shock’: Indians Describe Life After Narendra Modi’s Currency Ban

A student in Malegaon in India’s western state of Maharashtra said he had to stand in line for six hours to exchange rupee notes banned by the government this month. By the time he got to the front, Junaid Ahmed said, the bank had run out of new bills.

22 Nov 2016,

At least 146 dead as rescuers finish India train crash search

At least 146 people died when the Indore-Patna Express came off the rails at 03:00 local time on Sunday (21:30 GMT Saturday), near the city of Kanpur.

21 Nov 2016,

Roupie Indienne: les billets de Rs 500 et 1 000 inchangeables à l’Île Maurice

L’annonce a fait l’effet d’une bombe dans la Grande Péninsule et parmi les Mauriciens qui ont l’habitude de voyager en Inde. Le Premier ministre indien, Narendra Modi, a annoncé ce mois-ci que les billets indiens de Rs 500 (MUR 267) et Rs 1 000 (MUR 534) ne sont plus valables.

17 Nov 2016,

Narendra Modi Defends Currency Move as Millions in India Scramble for Cash

Voice quivering, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday dramatically countered criticism of his surprise ban on most currency in circulation in India, a bold attack on corruption that crippled business at stores and markets around the country as millions scrambled for cash to meet even basic needs.

14 Nov 2016,