Chief Minister of Maharastra  Devendra Fadnavis talks tough at the BJP executive meeting held at Thane on Thursday. Express Photo by Deepak Joshi.
Mumbai 12th January 2017
January 22, 2017 2:10 am

Grading fosters healthy competition and cooperative federalism , writes Maharashtra CM

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January 20, 2017 9:46 pm

"I'm urging everyone to show caution, to show leadership. We must definitely avoid talking ourselves into a crisis," said WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo

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January 20, 2017 2:26 am

Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the ministry would also develop a training module for the NIC officials to keep pace with ever-evolving technologies

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January 20, 2017 2:16 am

During the last three months of the year, developers sold only 2,800 homes, 43 per cent less than the 4,900 units sold during the corresponding period in the previous year

January 20, 2017 1:41 am

Lloyd’s of London, the world’s largest insurance market, said it had received the final regulatory approval for its reinsurance branch in India and will open in time for April reinsurance renewals

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January 19, 2017 8:46 pm

To be inaugurated by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, the summit will have cricketer and former India captain M S Dhoni as brand ambassador.

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January 19, 2017 3:31 am

Addressing Raisina Dialogue, Johnson also talked about other areas of strategic importance like security and defence where the two countries were cooperating.

January 19, 2017 3:16 am

Coverage of the credit guarantee scheme for loans being extended to micro and small enterprises by NBFCs has also been increased.

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January 18, 2017 1:11 am

The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act (RERA), 2016 came into force in May last year and since October, states began the process of issuing their version of the rules under the central Act.

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January 18, 2017 1:06 am

At a consultative committee meeting on Monday, he also said the ministry is exploring new avenues for usage of steel like steel bridges, containers, water tanks and crash barriers.

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January 17, 2017 5:41 pm

IMF cut India's growth rate for the current fiscal year to 6.6 per cent from its previous estimate of 7.6 per cent due to the "temporary negative consumption shock" of demonetisation

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January 17, 2017 5:21 pm

Official sources said CAG Shashi Kant Sharma met Arun Jaitley to seek a modification in the draft law to include the word "any information" can be sought by auditors to facilitate audit.

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January 17, 2017 5:15 pm

SAIL had earlier said the government will hold auction to identify strategic buyers for SAIL subsidiaries --Bhadrawati, Salem and Durgapur.

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January 17, 2017 2:27 pm

Gurnani, the CEO of leading IT firm Tech Mahindra, said opportunities are still there and the industry would also need to partner in creating new skills.

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January 16, 2017 10:10 pm

On Wednesday, Mukherjee is schedule to inaugurate the Exhibition Hall and the 100th year celebrations of Jhalda Satyabhama Vidyapith in Purulia.

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January 16, 2017 5:00 pm

Despite recording a slight dip of 2.4 points in the overall consumer confidence to 95.3 points, India topped the Asia Pacific region as the most optimistic market.

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January 16, 2017 1:27 pm

In 2016, China produced 517,000 new energy vehicles. The country has been the world's top seller of such environment-friendly cars since 2015.

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January 16, 2017 6:34 am

Under the first requirement of tele-medicine, a group of rural schools is proposed to be parented by a lead school.

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January 16, 2017 6:33 am

Making China agree for direct import of bovine meat from India has been a top priority for Indian government since Narendra Modi government took over in May 2014.

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January 16, 2017 4:49 am

Senior officials said that six out of 23 auditors have been assigned the task of specifically probing digital transactions.

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January 15, 2017 1:42 am

IAB also said that boards of companies should be “diverse, balanced and in tune with the requirements for the effective functioning of the company”.

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January 14, 2017 10:45 am

After note ban, a large number of buyers went off the market due to scarcity of cash and sellers can do little but wait. This will also result in the reduction of prices, thereby benefitting buyers

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January 14, 2017 3:08 am

US President-elect Donald Trump has clearly outlined a policy of protectionism and if the US were to change its stance on outsourcing, there could be a significant dent to the demand for office space from American companies in India, especially in the IT and ITeS space

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January 14, 2017 1:20 am

A joint statement by both the governments also asserted that the US and India share a strong commitment to promote economic growth and development, and regional cooperation and connectivity.

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January 14, 2017 1:00 am

Foreign investment in the service industry rose 8.3 per cent year on year to 572 billion yuan and accounted for 70.3 per cent of all FDI.

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January 14, 2017 12:40 am

Exports grew 5.72 per cent to USD 23.9 billion in December on the back of expansion in shipments of petroleum, engineering and pharmaceuticals.

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January 13, 2017 1:07 pm

In a reply to an application filed by The Indian Express under the Right to Information Act, the ITSC confirmed the report published in the newspaper (January 5, 2017) on the unusual haste shown in the Sahara India case.

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January 13, 2017 2:44 am

While Crisil has developed a credit rating system for infrastructure projects in consultation with the Ministry of Finance, experts suggest due diligence before investing directly in such projects

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January 13, 2017 2:10 am

In Dec, general insurance industry saw gross premium income at `9,747.84 cr

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January 12, 2017 7:00 pm

As per the data, IIP growth during April-November period this fiscal remained almost flat at 0.4 per cent compared to 3.8 per cent a year ago.

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January 12, 2017 6:12 pm

The rating will be an expert judgement on EL over the life of the debt instrument by taking into account the two pillars of credit risk

January 12, 2017 3:47 pm

Leading categories for which Indians shopped online across the border include clothing/apparel, footwear and accessories.

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January 12, 2017 3:53 am

Ayukawa said, “This cluster will be our foundation as manufacturing can only occur with a long value chain...“

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January 12, 2017 3:00 am

The RBI Governor asked for reviewing and addressing gaps in the existing laws governing financial contracts in India.

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January 11, 2017 4:06 pm

Ayhan Kose said the Indian Government has made a decision and implemented this decision swiftly with the objective that this could help reduce informal--the size of the informal economy.

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January 11, 2017 1:53 pm

An Indian-origin entrepreneur who started the first Lulu Hypermarket in the 1990’s in UAE, Ali hails originally from Kerala and today owns 132 shopping malls globally and employs 40,000 people.