Representing India at the inauguration of the TAPI pipeline in Afghanistan, Akbar said, “Any good idea can become vulnerable to bad intentions. Alas, a great concept only invites greater challenges. Large investments demand care and caution. Safety of the transnational pipeline and assured supply of gas is vital. "
The committee must submit its report from three months of its constitution which can then be acted upon by the government, the court ordered
Headed by former RBI Governor Y V Reddy, the 14th Finance Commission had recommended a record increase in the states' share in the Union taxes.
Under Sebi norms, every listed firm will need to maintain a public shareholding of at least 25 per cent.
Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha rules out any merger plan between BSNL and MTNL.
McKinney pointed out that tariffs are not a good thing if India wanted to get into free trade and if it wanted highest quality and at lowest cost.
Trump Jr partners in India are playing up the Trump brand. In the days leading up to his visit, one of its development partners in Gurgaon launched an advertising campaign on the front page of India's most widely circulated newspapers to lure buyers.
The government expects to raise Rs 80,000 crore from PSU disinvestment in the next fiscal, lower than Rs 1 lakh crore raised this financial year.
It comes at a time when 46 major thermal stations are facing “critical” stocks of less than seven days, as per official data for February 19.
Contribution of routes that have Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport as either origin or destination in top 17 sectors fell to 51 per cent in 2017 from 61 per cent in 2007.
The 47th session of ILC was scheduled to be held after a gap of three years.
The memorandum observed that drugs off price control comprise as much as a quarter of bills which it inferred is a clear indication that doctors and hospitals prefer these drugs to claim higher margins.
In its outlook for the forthcoming fiscal, the industry body said that the sector continued to face various headwinds like increased protectionism, tax impact issues in US and sluggishness in technology spending.
The tunnel will reduce the travel distance from Dharasu to Yamunotri by about 20 km and travel time by about an hour.
The projects are likely to be completed by 2022-23 and will cover the districts of Jhansi, Mahoba, Banda, Chitrakut Dham in Uttar Pradesh and Chhatarpur in Madhya Pradesh.
The Urban Development ministry has so far sanctioned 39.4 lakh houses under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban).
According the latest evaluation of the EPFO's investments in ETFs, it has earned a return of 16 per cent. However, this return is notional because it could not be realised unless the EPFO liquidates these ETF investments.
One of the amendments is use of the words "Fraternity Fund" for chit business in the Act to signify its inherent nature, and distinguish its working from 'Prize Chits' which are banned under a separate legislation.
“Digital India is a journey bringing about digital inclusion for digital empowerment aided by digital infrastructure for digital delivery of services,” says PM Modi.
The affordable housing segment is clearly on an uptrend. Growth in supply has been estimated to be 15 per cent in terms of launches in the last three months, as compared with the previous quarter.
Britain’s exit from the European Union (EU) is a big loss for the latter’s pharmaceutical regulatory structure and member-countries have been asked to step up their competence and expertise to cope with Britain’s departur
On Monday, the price regulator refused to provide separate sub-category and higher ceiling price for latest-generation biodegradable stents, as requested by multinational medical device companies.
AERA has objected to imposing UDF on travellers prior to the construction of the metro. A new way will have to be found to finance the BIAL component in the project, say sources.
While the technology is a proven concept in the West specially the US and Canada, ONGC’s project would be the first large scale CO2-injected project in Asia.
“Government has tried to provide essential private goods and services by reducing the subsidies and by providing the essential goods and services ... that is the first step to convert fiscal provision into something meaningful", said Arvind Subramanian.
Plenty of resources’ to fund National Health Protection Scheme: Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar.
On January 22, 2018, another meeting, on the same topic was chaired by Singh, wherein he “indicated” in his opening remarks that the coal supply situation “is still critical” as there are “10 power stations with zero coal stock and around 45 power stations with coal stock for 1-6 days”.
Paris agreement commitments by India, shrinkage in global coal consumption, tepid response to recent tranches of coal block auctions and emergence of renewable energy, have 'intensified' doubts on the future of coal, says a CIL study.
Delhi airport operator GMR and InterGlobe-promoted IndiGo have been at loggerheads for nearly a year now over the former’s proposal to move part of the airline’s operations out of the existing terminal.
The Economic Survey for 2017-18 had highlighted the fact that tax departments have gone in for contesting against several tax disputes but also with a low success rate which is below 30 per cent for both direct and indirect taxes.
Under the initiative, theoretical training in Industrial Training Institutes will be combined with practical training in the industry to increase the employability of ITI trainees.
According to the survey by property portal 99acres.com, most of the metros saw average property prices either dipping or remaining flat, while overall sales improved in a few markets.
The court showdown captivated Silicon Valley during a year in which Uber weathered multiple scandals that drove co-founder Travis Kalanick out of his job as chief executive officer.
The department, in public advertisements issued in leading dailies, said it was the final call for filing of belated or revised ITRs for assessment years 2016-17 and 2017 -18.
The first phase of the project could attract an investment of about Rs 300 crore, covering a 10-acre area, which will be completed by end of 2019.
“Women entrepreneurs represent a tremendous, largely untapped pool of talent for economic growth and prosperity. However, they often face barriers to building businesses that their male counterparts simply do not encounter," Juster said.