As the US tries to stall the reappointment of Seung Wha Chang to WTO’s appellate body, India has said that singling out an individual member is a “serious threat to the collegiality and independence” of the institution.
As the US tries to stall the reappointment of Seung Wha Chang to WTO’s appellate body, India has said that singling out an individual member is a “serious threat to
The government has decided to cancel all ongoing tenders for defence equipment won by Italy’s Finmeccanica as a precursor to blacklisting of the firm being investigated for bribery in the
The government has a vision to increase steel production to 300 million tonnes, Union minister of state for steel and mines Vishnu Deo Sai said on Sunday.
Sai was here
A normal monsoon this year is expected to provide 20 per cent boost to the income of farmers, whose debt leverage has touched 22 per cent following two years of
Tata Steel may still hold on to its UK steelworks and their proposed sale may be put off after a personal intervention by prime minister David Cameron.
The Centre is actively considering proposals of four public sector general insurance companies to be part of the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) launched this year.
Fourteen out of 16 perennially loss making hotels owned by state-run ITDC will be sold off and the process to privatise them has already started, tourism and culture minister Mahesh Sharma said on Sunday.
When Swiss engineer Carl Eduard Gruner came up with the idea to build the world's longest rail tunnel under the Alps in 1947, he predicted the visionary project could be finished by the start of the 21st century.
India, the world’s third largest steel producer, was among the top 10 importers of the alloy last year, according to the latest data by the global industry body world steel association (WSA).
A village in Maharashtra has given its name to a popular confectionery brand.
- 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.