Indian girls check their photos on a mobile phone after taking selfies in front of the Sacred Heart Cathedral in New Delhi,

India’s number of mobile-phone subscribers topped 1 billion, becoming the only country after China to cross that milestone. The number of subscribe(...)

 Billionaire Denis O’Brien has said the biggest hurdle facing the global economy is politicans. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Irish Telecoms entrepreneur Denis O’Brien has said the biggest hurdle facing the global economy is politicians. Speaking in advance of the World Econo(...)

A store displays advertising for Vodafone Group Plc on Dahanu Road in Kainad, Maharashtra, India.  Photograph: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Tata Teleservices Maharashtra Ltd surged in Mumbai trading yesterday, heading for a seven-month high, after a report that Vodafone Plc was in early ta(...)

Burma’s temples are a legacy of the country’s rich history

Fifty years ago Burma was one of the richest countries in Asia. Then the military took over and Myanmar, as the generals renamed the country, b(...)

Burma’s temples are a legacy of the country’s rich history

Fifty years ago Burma was one of the richest countries in Asia. Then the military took over and Myanmar, as the generals renamed the country, b(...)