India and the US, after sending their own respective spacecraft into Mars' orbit, have now agreed to cooperate on future explorations of the Red Planet, which America said will yield
Growth in China's manufacturing sector held up in September as large state factories benefitted from steady domestic demand, welcome news for investors a day after China cut mortgage rates for
The United States has diagnosed its first case of the deadly Ebola virus, a man who became infected in Liberia and traveled to Texas, US health officials have said.
In their first summit, prime minister Narendra Modi and US president Barack Obama on Tuesday pledged to push the bilateral relationship to ‘new levels’, resolve issues blocking implementation of the
Core sector output growth accelerated to 5. 8 per cent in August compared with 2
The government will soon come up with a renewable energy policy and a legislation to streamline generation in a hard push to achieve its target of 1 lakh mw solar
The Karnataka High Court has convened a special sitting on Wednesday to take up the bail application moved by AIADMK general secretary, J Jayalalithaa, who was earlier convicted last Saturday
RESERVE Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan said government may have to compensate the companies who invested in coal blocks as part of solution for the deallocation of 214 coal blocks
Raghuram Rajan, in an
interaction with journalists, says that interest rate is the only tool that the RBI has to tackle inflation and curtail demand over a period
of time. Excerpts:
Monkeys are an integral part of the Kipling brand known for its distinctive bags.
- 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.