Harley shuts India factory, sales

  • Harley ­Davidson Inc. has announced that it will discontinue its sales and manufacturing operations in India and shed about 70 jobs in the country as part of a global strategic restructuring plan ‘The Rewire.
  • “Harley ­Davidson plans to close its manufacturing facility in Bawal and significantly reduce the size of its sales office in Gurgaon,”


India, Pak. trade charges at SAARC, CICA meets 

  • India and Pakistan crossed swords over terrorism and Jammu and Kashmir at the Foreign Minister’s meetings of the 8­ nation South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) and the 27 nation Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA). However, unlike similar occasions in the past, neither side walked out during the events held via video ­conference on Thursday.