Associated Press | August 23, 2015 10:57 PM
As China’s economy has grown and skyscrapers sprouted in cities extending ever westward from the Pacific coast, Otis Elevator Co. went along for the ride.
ANI | August 23, 2015 10:06 PM
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the fundamentals of Indian economy are very strong at the moment.
Reuters | August 23, 2015 10:04 PM
Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump blasted hedge fund managers on Sunday as mere “paper pushers” who he said were “getting away with murder” by not paying their fair share of taxes.
PTI | August 23, 2015 9:26 PM
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today laid foundation stones, inaugurated and dedicated development projects valued altogether at Rs 19,500 crore including a Rs 5,000 crore bridge over the Ganga near Patna.
PTI | August 23, 2015 9:13 PM
Two days ahead of a mega rally called by the Patel community to press their demand for OBC status, Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel…
PTI | August 23, 2015 9:05 PM
Union Minister Manoj Sinha today said the countrymen should wait for six-eight months more to see Prime Minister Narendra Modi running the country in “top gear”.
PTI | August 23, 2015 5:32 PM
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said a discussion paper on first set of tax exemptions to be phased out would be put in the public domain shortly.
PTI | August 23, 2015 3:22 PM
The government is following a “calibrated approach” to open its education and legal services for foreigners, a move aimed at boosting country’s services sector.
PTI | August 23, 2015 1:18 PM
The Reserve Bank is likely to go for a 25 basis points rate cut in September as price pressures have fallen “notably and far more than expected”, says an HSBC report.
PTI | August 23, 2015 12:58 PM
To check the call drops menace, telecom regulator TRAI is examining whether mobile operators are minting money by inducing the phone calls to drop midway, while it also plans to launch a consultation paper to devise a broader mechanism to address this problem.
PTI | August 23, 2015 10:58 AM
Even as fear of drought looms large in some parts of the country, more than half of India has received normal rainfall while some regions in central and southern parts have got deficient rains so far.
PTI | August 23, 2015 10:51 AM
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon has welcomed a high-level meeting between North and South Korea and encouraged both sides to use the resumed talks to pave the way for deescalating tensions in the Korean Peninsula.
PTI | August 23, 2015 10:40 AM
With Pakistan expressing reservations over the under-construction Ratle Hydroelectric Power Project in Jammu and Kashmir, India has sought resolution of the issue through talks.
Reuters | August 23, 2015 8:33 AM
Greece opposition politicians embarked on Saturday on the laborious and apparently futile exercise of trying to form a new government, oblivious to pressure for rapid elections so the nation can start tackling an array of crises.
PTI | August 23, 2015 7:20 AM
The much-awaited tri-partite meeting on the country’s biggest FDI project proposed by Posco is scheduled to be held in New Delhi on August 25, Odisha Steel and Mines Minister Prafulla Kumar Mallick said today.
FE Bureau | August 23, 2015 12:15 AM
The government on Saturday set the floor price of IOC stake sale at Rs 387 per share — 1.9% below Friday’s closing price of Rs 394.45.
FE Bureau | August 23, 2015 12:14 AM
‘Hike competitiveness, don’t look for band-aid solutions’
FE Bureau | August 23, 2015 8:12 AM
MMDRA Act mandates miners of iron ore, bauxite, limestone and manganese to pay up to 100% of the royalty on the mineral.
Faizal Khan | August 23, 2015 12:02 AM
The ‘beautiful game’ will now be a uniting force for BRICS nations to create communities, encourage friendship and share diverse cultural backgrounds
PTI | August 22, 2015 10:29 PM
The country’s economic prowess is such that by providing better life to one billion Indians, the problems of the world would be solved, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said today.
Reuters | August 22, 2015 9:48 PM
Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Saturday that the government and central bank were preparing measures to boost foreign currency sales in response to the weakening rouble.
Reuters | August 22, 2015 9:35 PM
China’s economic slowdown and a sharp fall in its stock market herald not a crisis but a “necessary” adjustment for the world’s second biggest economy, a senior International Monetary Fund (IMF) official said on Saturday.
Associated Press | August 22, 2015 8:25 PM
The ”new mantra” of the U.N. Population Fund is to keep girls in school until age 18 ”in every nook and cranny of the world” to protect their rights and slow population growth, the head of the agency said.
PTI | August 22, 2015 7:48 PM
The Government is set to announce by September 1 the names of urban centres that would figure in the list of 100 smart cities, a flagship scheme of the Narendra Modi administration.
PTI | August 22, 2015 7:43 PM
To expand the green cover, New Delhi Municipal Council has decided to double the number of saplings that it had planned to plant in the ongoing monsoon season in its areas.
PTI | August 22, 2015 6:36 PM
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said most of the challenges faced by the Indian economy have been created by external factors, even as he expressed confidence in the country’s strong fundamentals to withstand such transient global trends.
PTI | August 22, 2015 6:00 PM
In an effort to boost the state’s power sector, Bihar cabinet today approved 16 schemes aimed at ensuring electricity supply in rural areas
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