• Sep
    20
    By PTI

    Breaking from tradition, the general budget of the union government is likely to be presented on February 1 instead of the last day of the month, as part of an

  • Sep
    15
    By FC Policy Bureau

    The Union cabinet may next week take a call on advancing budget session of Parliament by a month to January 24, a move that will give the government en­ough time

  • Sep
    13

    A monopoly policy that restricts private port operators such as DP World, PSA and Adani Ports & SEZ from bidding for second terminal at major ports, the large ports administered

  • Sep
    12

    Indian Railways will have to pay dividend and fund subsidy on its own even after the merger of rail budget with general budget. This would mean there would be

  • Sep
    11

    The edible oil industry has urged the government not to lower the import duty, as it would hurt them in the long run while the immediate impact will be on

  • Sep
    09

    Fearing a spike in food prices ahead of the festival season, the government is likely to reduce import duty on wheat and edible oils to keep domestic rates under check.

  • The government plans to set up an independent authority that would identify and take over excess land available with sick central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) after they are wound up. The acquired land will be sold off commercial use later.

  • Sep
    08
    By FC Policy Bureau

    Within hours of its announcement, the railways appears to be climbing down on the controversial 'surge pricing' in the face of public backlash and sharp political reaction.
    "The plan to

  • The government on Wednesday ruled out privatising public sector banks (PSBs) with finance minister Arun Jaitley saying that public opinion in the country is not yet ready for the move.

  • Sep
    07

    India will prepare a proposal for the World Trade Organization (WTO) on including services in trade agreement. The pact has so far been restricted to commodities with the objective