India's economy will likely grow at its fastest pace in two years in the current fiscal year as Prime Minister Narendra Modi implements reforms to attract investment, a Reuters poll
Manash Sarkar has taken over as the CEO of NTPC-SAIL Power Private Company Ltd state-run NTPC said today.
NSPCL is a joint venture of NTPC and SAIL
After months of focus on slack in U. S
Australia, Indonesia and South Korea skipped the launch of a China-backed Asian infrastructure bank on Friday as the United States said it had concerns about the new rival to Western-dominated
Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul Allen has said he was boosting his donations to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa to $100 million.
Allen, who has made earlier donations
Prime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced a Rs 7. 5 billion ($120 million) relief package for flood-hit Kashmir as his Bharatiya Janata Party seeks to expand support beyond the
The government of Telangana has given an administrative sanction for Rs 105 crore towards investigation, design and detailed estimate preparation of the proposed Telangana state drinking water grid (TSDWG).
The Union government is toying with the idea of relaxing rules to allow cities to go vertical and encourage redevelopment of existing buildings to check haphazard growth.
To begin with,
The government will shortly consider a proposal to swap spectrum in the 1900 Mhz band with those in the 2100 Mhz band that the country’s defence establishment currently uses, so
CPI(M) today demanded the issuance of a White Paper detailing the amounts of illegal money stashed away abroad and those involved, saying just naming some individuals would not serve any
Germans have a great role to play in the development of Indian cinema.
- 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.