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  • India's economy likely to grow 8 pc in next fiscal: Report March 22, 2015

    Mumbai: The country's economy is likely to clock 8 per cent growth in the next financial year and 8.3 per cent in 2016-17, says a report. "India is the only BRIC country, where growth will accelerate, to 8 per cent in FY16 and 8.3 per cent in FY17, based on...
  • Editors' Guild pays tributes to Vinod Mehta March 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Editors' Guild paid glowing tributes to Vinod Mehta, veteran journalist and its former President, who passed away on Sunday. The media world has lost a "liberal, independent voice and the world of public discourse in India, a reflective contributor who spoke his mind without rancour or fear," it...
  • Bollywood mourns death of veteran journalist Vinod Mehta March 8, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities today paid tributes to ace journalist Vinod Mehta, calling his demise as the loss of 'rational thought'. The founder-Editor of 'Outlook' magazine breathed his last at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi where he was admitted. He died of multiple organ failure. Mehta was 73. Farhan...
  • Vinod Mehta, one of India's most fearless and independent editors March 8, 2015

    Fearless and eminent journalist, Vinod Mehta (72), who died on March 8, 2015, was one of the most influential editors of India. He worked with many successful publications such as the India Post, Sunday Observer, The Independent, The Pioneer and finally launched Outlook. He was also the chairman of the...
  • Eminent journalist and Editorial Chairman of Outlook Magazine Vinod Mehta dies March 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Senior journalist and editorial chairman of Outlook Magazine Vinod Mehta died in New Delhi on Sunday after a prolonged illness. The 72-year-old journalist was the founder and Editor-in-Chief of the magazine. He breathed his last at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he was admitted. He died...
  • Microsoft launches Outlook app for rival Android, iOS January 31, 2015

    Washington: Microsoft launched an Outlook app for rival handsets running on Apple's iOS and Google's Android, ramping up its software services efforts. The move will allow users of iPhones, iPads and Android-powered smartphones and tablets to more easily access the email service popular with many businesses. "The new Outlook app brings together...
  • India's growth rate will increase by 6.3 per cent this year, surpass China's by 2016: IMF January 20, 2015

    Washington: India is expected to grow at 6.3 per cent this year and 6.5 per cent in 2016 by when it is likely to cross China's projected growth rate, the IMF said while terming the new government's reforms as "promising" but insisted that their implementation is key. In 2014, India's growth...
  • Global unemployment to go up in next five years: UN report January 20, 2015

    Geneva: Global unemployment is expected to increase by 11 million in the next five years as the world economy continues to grow at "tepid rates", a latest UN report released has warned. According to the World Employment Social Outlook report compiled by International Labour Organization (ILO), more than 212 million...
  • After Gmail blocked in China, Microsoft's Outlook hacked January 19, 2015

    Beijing: Chinese users of Microsoft Corp's Outlook email service were subject to a hacking attack at the weekend, just weeks after Google's Gmail system was blocked in China, an online censorship watchdog said on Monday. People using email clients like Outlook, Mozilla's Thunderbird and apps on their phone with the SMTP...
  • World Bank cuts global economic outlook despite oil price drop January 14, 2015

    Washington: The World Bank on Tuesday lowered its global growth forecast for 2015 and next year due to disappointing economic prospects in the euro zone, Japan and some major emerging economies that offset the benefit of lower oil prices. The global development lender predicted the global economy would grow 3 percent...
  • Outlook business catalist 2014: Showcasing power of social enterprises December 14, 2014

    Outlook business catalist 2014 applauds people who have transformed India with good business. ...
  • Watch: Outlook Business Catalist 2014 December 8, 2014

    Catalist, powered by ICICI and Outlook Business, is an initiative for social transformation. ...
  • Microsoft toughens Outlook email encryption to thwart online snooping July 2, 2014

    San Francisco: Microsoft on Tuesday said it is scrambling Outlook email messages in transit to thwart spying by governments or others. Toughened encryption at Outlook and Microsoft OneDrive online "cloud" data storage service came less than a month after the technology titan got low marks in a Google ranking of such...
  • India's growth likely to recover to 5.4 per cent in 2014: IMF April 8, 2014

    Supported by slightly stronger global growth, improving export competitiveness and implementation of recently approved investment projects, India's growth is expected to recover from 4.4 per cent in 2013 to 5.4 per cent in 2014, the IMF said on Tuesday. "India's growth is expected to recover from 4.4 per cent in 2013...
  • Indian economy may grow by 4.8 pc this fiscal: FICCI survey January 27, 2014

    New Delhi: An industry survey has showed that economic growth for the current fiscal may slip to 4.8 per cent from 5 per cent estimated earlier. "Industrial sector has remained weak for the current fiscal owing to persistent weak demand and lackadaisical investments," the FICCI survey said. It also said factory...
  • India rejects IMF projections on economic growth October 9, 2013

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday rejected IMF's growth projections of 3.75 per cent for the current fiscal as "pessimistic", saying that the economy is turning around and the GDP expansion will exceed 5 per cent. "I reject the IMF numbers. The Indian economy is seeing turnaround both in terms of growth...
  • IMF lowers India's growth projections to 3.8 percent October 8, 2013

    Washington:With the world economy entering yet another transition, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects India to grow at around 3.8 percent in fiscal 2013, about 1.8 percentage points lower than its July projection. For fiscal year 2014, growth is projected to accelerate somewhat to 5 percent, again 1.1 percentage points lower...
  • Outages hit Microsoft's Outlook.com and SkyDrive, now restored August 15, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft said it has fixed a problem that prevented some people from getting their email on Outlook.com, but mobile users might still be having problems. Service had been restored on the Web shortly after 2 pm PDT Wednesday, according to an update on Microsoft's website. That's more than seven...
  • Microsoft to add Outlook to Windows RT tablets June 6, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft will add its popular Outlook email program to more tablets running on a lightweight version of its Windows operating system as part of a free software update this year. The Outlook 2013 app will be given to owners of Microsoft's Surface tablet and similar devices running Windows RT....
  • Microsoft ties up with Google, offers Google Talk in Outlook.com May 15, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft's disdain for Google doesn't extend to all of its rival's products. In a rare bit of cooperation, Microsoft's Outlook.com is giving users of its free email service the option of logging into Google Talk to exchange instant messages and engage in audio or video conversations. The tiein announced...
  • Inflation likely to remain stable as recovery strengthens: IMF April 9, 2013

    Washington: Asserting that inflation is likely to remain stable as the recovery strengthens, the International Monetary Fund has said fears about high inflation should not prevent monetary authorities from pursuing highly accommodative monetary policy. "With longterm inflation expectations firmly anchored, inflation is also likely to remain stable as the recovery...
  • Western outlook about women reason for rape: MM Joshi March 9, 2013

    Chennai: The "western outlook" about women was a reason for rape and the concept that women were inferior to men was repugnant' to Indian philosophy, BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Friday said. "The difference between western concept and Indian concept is that one considers them (women) the weaker sex...
  • Microsoft's Outlook.com review: Good, but not as revolutionary as Google's Gmail February 20, 2013

    New York: Longtime users of Hotmail, MSN and other Microsoft email services will start noticing a big change: When they sign in to check messages, they'll be sent to a new service called Outlook.com. You might be thinking, isn't Outlook the software Microsoft makes for people to use email at work?...
  • Microsoft's Outlook takes aim at Google's Gmail February 19, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet's best email service that it's about spend at least $30 million to send its message across the US. The barrage begins Tuesday when Microsoft's twist on email, Outlook.com, escalates an assault on rival services from Google Inc., Yahoo Inc., AOL Inc....
  • Won't comment on anything political or religious now: SRK February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: No other Bollywood star has been in as many controversies as Shah Rukh Khan. Recently in the news for an article on being Muslim, the actor now says he won't speak on anything political or religious. While speaking to CNNIBN, Shah Rukh said he stands for freedom of...
  • IBN7 Diamond States Awards 2012: The fourth edition February 4, 2013

    IBN7 Diamond States Awards honours the states that have shown immense growth, setting an example for other states. ...
  • Karan Johar backs Shah Rukh Khan; calls the controversy 'ridiculous' January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Supporting his friend Shah Rukh Khan, filmmaker Karan Johar called the entire controversy around SRK's article in Outlook magazine as 'ridiculous'. Johar tweeted, "Ridiculous misinterpretation of @iamsrks words...an extremely well written piece being subjected to political agenda...a shame!!!!(sic)". Shah Rukh Khan's article on being a muslim in India had...
  • Read: Full text of Shah Rukh Khan's media statement January 30, 2013

    This is the full text of Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's statement to the media clarifying his views in the essay he wrote for the Outlook Turning Points magazine. According to me, all our lives we are defined by three identities. Two of which are fortunately acquired by birth ...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to be given 'noncategorised security' January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan's essay for the special edition of Outlook Turning Points publication has raised a controversy. In the piece, the actor shared his views on what it meant to be a Khan in India. The actor wrote, "I sometimes become the inadvertent object of political leaders who choose to...
  • Police review SRK's security as India, Pak spar over issue January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: As the war of words between India and Pakistan over actor Shah Rukh Khan continues, Mumbai Police sources have indicated to CNNIBN that his security has been reviewed and the security to the actor will remain intact. There were reports that he had been stripped of police security after...