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Rahul Gandhi tweets chart to illustrate rise in Chinese imports since 2014

June 30, 2020 3:54 pm

This also comes a day after the Centre banned 59 Chinese apps to send a strong signal to the neighbouring country amid the Galwan faceoff.

Sellers must spell out 'country of origin' for products on Govt e-Marketplace

June 23, 2020 2:04 pm

The development is also significant amid growing calls from certain quarters to boycot Chinese goods. People took to streets in several cities making the demand after 20 soldiers were killed in a clash with Chinese troops in Galwan Valley.

ACs made in India but costlier: experts red-flag return to ’70s

June 04, 2020 11:33 am

Indeed, addressing the CII annual session Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi cited ACs as a priority sector, besides furniture, leather and footwear, for the government’s Make in India push to generate jobs.

India will get its growth back, need to be self reliant: PM

June 03, 2020 1:51 am

The Prime Minister said the world’s expectations from India has increased, and the corporate sector must take advantage of the trust that India has gained across the world during the coronavirus crisis.

Ahead of Trump visit, US talks tough: Make in India has raised protectionism concerns

February 23, 2020 9:00 am

New Delhi, however, maintains that the criticism about tariffs is “unfair” since tariffs are at par with other developing countries, and should not be compared to Germany or Canada. Officials also said the US’s close trading partners such as South Korea and Japan have higher tariff barriers.

France is committed to support India's Make in India enterprise in defence sector

February 05, 2020 10:34 am

Defence cooperation has been one of the fundamentals of the bilateral relationship, which enabled us to develop a close and ambitious strategic partnership for over 20 years.

Solar imports soar, it’s now more make-in-China than make-in-India

January 18, 2020 7:08 am

An estimated 85 per cent of this equipment has been imported from three countries — primarily China, alongside Vietnam and Malaysia — with a surge coinciding with the rollout of the Centre’s ‘Make-in-India’ programme.

Gen VP Malik: Vendors supplied substandard ammunition, outdated sat photos during Kargil conflict

December 14, 2019 12:18 pm

General Malik said the Army placed orders for the 124 indigenous Arjun tanks at a much higher cost despite the fact that Russian T-90 tanks were much cheaper in comparison.

Ships built in India to get first right of refusal; ministry revises norms

February 20, 2019 2:20 am

The revised guidelines laid down by the ministry also state that the RoFR would be exercised only in case the vessel being offered for charter by the lowest bidder has been built outside India and for any bidder to exercise RoFR, his bid should be within the Margin of Purchase Preference, which will be 20 per cent of lowest bidder.

Ahead of polls, PM Modi to launch railway projects with 'Make in India' focus

February 07, 2019 7:16 pm

Sources said that officials at different railway zones have also been asked to list their major achievements within a month so that they can be showcased in a "fitting manner".


LG K7 LTE, LG K10 LTE starts at Rs 9,500, will be made in India

April 15, 2016 7:56 am

LG K-series comes with two new budget smartphones, the K7 and K10, priced at Rs 9,500 and Rs 13,500 respectively.

Datamini Janunnati Pad launched: Everything you need to know about the device

April 01, 2016 1:55 pm

The uniqueness of Datamini’s Janunnati Pad lies in its true integration of barcode reader, fingerprint reader and magnetic card reader

February Top Pictures: JNU protest, Jaitley's budget, Thane mass murder

March 04, 2016 2:43 pm

JNU protest, Arun Jaitley's budget, Thane mass murder - Take a look at the top happenings in the month of February.

Make In India week, JNU protests, Grammys: Here are top 30 frames of the week

February 20, 2016 8:00 am

Narendra Modi inaugurates Make In India. JNUSU Kanhaiya Kumar sent to 14-day judicial custody. 58th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

Make in India week: Fire brings down curtain on Maharashtra Night at Chowpatty

February 15, 2016 10:26 am

A fire broke out during the Maharashtra Night at Mumbai’s iconic Girgaum Chowpatty beach during Make in India week.

Make In India week: Over 9,000 companies to Meet In Mumbai

February 15, 2016 10:07 am

The 'Make in India Week' is a multi-sectoral exhibition in Mumbai to showcase India's manufacturing capabilities.

Designer 'Make in India' coaches: Here's what the future of Indian train travel looks like

November 28, 2015 5:28 am

Railway travel in India is all set for an upgrade, and the first look is pretty awesome.

Preparations for R-Day in full swing

January 22, 2015 7:36 pm

25 tableaux would participate in the parade, with 16 of them belonging to states and the union territories.

Narendra Modi launches 'Make In India' campaign

September 25, 2014 3:00 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched the ‘Make in India’ campaign in Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.


Make in India fire: BMC blames organisers of 'gross negligence'

February 24, 2016 3:34 pm

Mumbai, Feb 24 (ANI): The Mumbai Fire Brigade on Wednesday submitted an investigation report on a fire which occurred during the 'Make in India' programme last week to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), in which it has accused the organizers of the event of 'gross negligence'. Pratap Rahangdale, Chief Fire Officer of Mumbai Fire Brigade, said that report was prepared by analyzing accounts of several witnesses and circumstantial evidence. He said that they have opened the report for the public. We studied circumstantial evidence and witness accounts. Rahangdale added that he was also one of the witnesses, as I was the first one to use extinguisher there. By studying all that we arrived at the chain of events leading to fire and prepared a final report.

Fire at ‘Make in India’: Fadnavis orders probe

February 15, 2016 4:26 am

Mumbai, Feb 15 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has ordered a probe into a fire that engulfed the venue of a cultural event at the opening of a ‘Make in India’ week in Mumbai. The fire broke out around 8.15p.m. on the stage during a dance performance. Fanned by high winds, the fire quickly spread, licking the sides of a scaffolding rig. Thousands of spectators and dignitaries, including Fadnavis, were evacuated safely. The event was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to drum up foreign investment.

French firms to invest $10 billion in India: French minister

January 25, 2016 11:51 am

New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): France Finance Minister Michel Sapin on Monday said that in the last five years French companies have invested more than $1 billion per year in India, which is now expected to increase to $10 billion in the next five years. Sapin said that France is the third biggest foreign investor in India and a major player in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' programme. He added that India and France have similar views on investment, which will further help them to fight against financing terrorism.

PM Modi invites Korean CEOs to be part of 'Make in India'

January 14, 2016 11:28 am

New Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): Senior Chief Executive Officers from the Republic of Korea on Thursday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to enhance the business cooperation between the two countries. Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the ethics and professionalism of the Korean industry for making Korean brands a household name in India. PM Modi invited Korean companies to be a part of the 'Make in India' campaign.

We aim to provide 24x7 electricity access: Piyush Goyal

January 14, 2016 10:03 am

Tokyo, Jan 14 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal, who is presently in Tokyo to attend the eighth India-Japan Energy Dialogue, said on Thursday that the primary objective of the government is to make Japanese power firms invest in ‘Make in India’ to further provide 24x7 electricity access to the people of the country. Goyal said that he discussed and understood the challenges the Indian grids will face, particularly with the infusion of large amount of renewable energy. Goyal further assured that this engagement with the Japanese power companies will be taken to the next level in India.

Admiral Dhowan commissions INS Kadmatt into Indian Navy

January 07, 2016 4:05 pm

Visakhapatnam, Jan 07 (ANI): Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral R.K. Dhowan, on Thursday commissioned INS Kadmatt into the Indian Navy and said the ship is indigenously designed by the Indian Navy's in-house organization. He assured that commissioning of INS Kadmatt marks yet another milestone in the journey towards self-reliance and Make-in-India. About 90per cent of the ship is indigenous and is equipped to fight in Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) warfare conditions.