• Feb
    By PTI

    To encourage more women to join the workforce, industry body Assocham has suggested that the government should announce a 10-fold increase in children's education allowance and offer tax exemption to

  • Feb

    The central government proposes to announce a fresh set of incentives to make the startup ecosystem more attractive for domestic and foreign players.

  • RBI governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday said while India has come a long way in encouraging free enterprise, we need to do a lot more to improve the environment so

  • The Centre would introduce a policy to scrap old vehicles from roads to curb rising pollution in the country. “My note on scrapping of old vehicles is being put

  • Feb

    In keeping with the government’s startup India initiative, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday announced a slew of measures to contribute to an ecosystem that is conducive for

  • The government on Tuesday said it would buyback Rs 20,000 crore bonds that are maturing in FY17 to reduce the burden of repayment of debt on expiry of its term.

  • Feb

    The government may consider formulating a comprehensive budget for youth on the lines of gender budgeting, environmentally sustainable budget and the concept of a separate budget for agriculture and farmers.

  • The commerce ministry has clarified on Monday it will not be issuing permission for duty-free import of power generation and transmission equipment under the export promotion capital goods scheme.

  • Jan

    Reserve Bank governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday red flagged any attempt that government might make in the coming budget to relax fiscal deficit target and go for growth through higher public spending, saying that it would disturb macroeconomic stability and could be disastrous.

  • Jan

    The government plans a cut in import duty on oilseeds to support domestic edible oil industry facing shortage of raw material.
    Highly placed sources in the government said