20 Jun 2017 1:35 PM GMT
The government will not blink on rolling out the GST from July 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today, emphasising that businesses cannot give...
28 April 2017 2:02 PM GMT
On the theme of manufacturing, Jaitley also said that at a time of protectionist trends in the developed world, India can become the leading proponent of globalisation only if the country improves on its manufacturing.
10 April 2017 4:03 PM GMT
Increasing FDI dependence is promoting mostly consumerism.
7 April 2017 4:34 PM GMT
For India, the task ahead to create jobs is indeed daunting. "Over the next five years, India will need to create 12-15 million non-agricultural jobs...
2 April 2017 8:58 AM GMT
Top organisations such as Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will be given more autonomy in academic, administrative and financial matters, he said.
5 March 2017 3:49 PM GMT
Our government has reported that India's economy grew at a healthy 7 per cent in the fiscal third quarter. For the past four months, the whole world...
5 March 2017 9:30 AM GMT
Foreign investments in the services sector increased 77.6 per cent to USD 7.55 billion in the first nine months of the current fiscal, helped by...
5 March 2017 4:30 AM GMT
In a report to the national legislature, Premier Li Keqiang Li promised further steps to reduce excess steel production that is straining trade relations with Washington and Europe.
3 March 2017 3:20 PM GMT
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday accused the central government of manipulating the GDP figures, saying those are "based on lies"."The...
1 March 2017 4:14 PM GMT
Narendra Modi has negated the discussion about demonetisation being a populist measure with the current growth figures by CSO, as an elction strategy for UP.
24 May 2013 10:58 PM GMT
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday refuted Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s contention that when Congress-led UPA came to power in 2004, it...
7 July 2012 2:55 AM GMT
In view of deteriorating global economic situation over the last one year, achieving average growth rate of 9 per cent in the next five years is not...