Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Narendra Modi, who leads opinion polls ahead of next month's general election, faces pressure from anti-graft Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) attacking his economic model on his home turf, the thriving state of Gujarat
The Reserve Bank today increased the foreign investment limit in Manappuram Finance Ltd and said such investors can now buy up to 49 per cent stake in the company.
The Department of Telecom may seek fresh legal opinion on the Cabinet decision to allocate a spectrum slot to Tata Teleservices Ltd (TTSL) on the basis of 2001 rate of
A high powered committee under Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) has been set up to find ways for the banking sector to comply with Basel III capital norms.
Defending government's social security programmes, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia today said that it is wrong to call them "doles" as these are investments in delivery of services.
Stressing that economic stability should include steady prices, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said Parliament could set an inflation target for the Reserve Bank to achieve.
India's current account deficit (CAD) will be contained at less than USD 40 billion this financial year, well below the record level in 2012-13, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said today.
The External Affairs Ministry today termed as "normal" the draft sent to the Finance Ministry by Indian Ambassador to UAE on Jet-Etihad deal, saying it was routine for diplomats to
Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma today made a case for enhancing exports of iron ore pellets to further reduce the country's current account deficit.
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The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached properties worth Rs 50 crore of a defaulting firm in connection with its money laundering probe in the National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL) scam
For companies with a penchant for announcing products much before they can be marketed, here is a cautionary tale known as Osborne Effect.
- National pharmaceutical policy to be out soon
The controversial National Pharmaceutical Policy may finally see the light of the day with the health ministry and chemicals ministry sorting out differences over some proposals in the policy.
- India, Pak agree to inspect water projects
India and Pakistan have agreed to allow their experts to inspect two major water projects in the Kashmir region,
- WTO deal still elusive
The WTO has finally created unity among its 152 members — but unfortunately for head Pascal Lamy, the only thing all states agree on is that the prospect of a new trade deal is still far away.
- Foreign shippers seek level-playing field
Foreign ship owners have asked the directorate general of shipping for a level-playing field and a “rethink” on its latest order banning overseas vessels, which are over 25 years old
- Plea to extend crop insurance
Andhra wants cut-off date for crop insurance of non-loanee farmers to be extended to September.
- Healthcare needs Rs 3,70,000cr
India will need investments of Rs 3,70,000 crore for healthcare facilities, a study said.
- Sugar price may go up
Sugar prices may rise to an unreasonable level if the sale of buffer stock quantum is kept voluntary.
- NMCE starts new series in metals
NMCE will start new series for future contracts in non-ferrous metals from August 1.
- Do call register
The Supreme Court has suggested introduction of a new ‘do call register’ facility to curb the telemarketing menace.