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Lost opportunity

India missed the chance to usher in second generation reforms and free up private enterprise

Private entities posing threat to space programmes of nations, says former ISRO chief 

"Few of the countries like United States and Luxembourg have already enacted legislation to encourage the active participation of the private sector in exploration and commercial uses of space resources. Asteroid mining takes the lead," said AS Kiran Kumar.

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Government plans to sell stake in ONGC oilfields to private firms

The privatisation is repeat of the infamous round in 1992-93 when medium sized discovered fields like Panna/Mukta and Tapti oil and gas field in the western offshore was given to now defunct Enron Corp of US and Reliance Industries.

Railways will not be privatised under NDA govt: Manoj Sinha

"We are not in favour of privatisation of Indian Railways at all under the NDA rule," Sinha, who was in Gwalior on Saturday to flag off Bhind (MP)-Etawah (UP) passenger train, told reporters.

Opposed to privatisation of water supply: CM Arvind Kejriwal

The chief minister said that water, like education and health, was “a lifeline necessity”.

AAI employees threaten strike over privatisation move

Govt's airport privatisation policy also came under criticism recently by the global airlines body - IATA.

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No plan to privatise CIL, Railways: FM

Jaitley said the government wants to create better social security system for the labour force.

Social groups threaten to intensify agitation

Protesting against the privatisation of mechanised slaughter house in Kondhwa,various social organisations on Monday threatened to intensify agitation if the civic body approves the proposal of the administration.

‘There is really no reason for continued govt presence in business’

There is really no reason for the continued government presence

Govt could sell off Scooters India: Patel

Praful Patel said the ailing Scooters India could be considered for complete privatisation.

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