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DIPP does well to caution on compulsory licences

Maritime surveillance goes hi-tech

Indian Navy has set up a next-gen intelligence system to beef up its surveillance and patrolling duties

Maharashtra government to cut non-plan expenditure by 40 pct, says Eknath Khadse

As part of its austerity measure aimed at reducing fiscal deficit, Maharashtra government today announced...

Narendra Modi seeks to replace central planning with ‘Team India’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a brainstorming session on Sunday on replacing Soviet-style central planning with...

Climate degegates generating 29,000 tonnes of CO2: Group

Flights and hotels for the entire 9,000 delegates from 190 countries attending the UN climate confernece...

Govt lines up heavy legislative agenda in Parliament this week

Government has lined up a heavy legislative agenda in Parliament this week including a bill seeking to replace coal blocks allocation ordinance.


ITO metro station to be opened to commuters early next year

Delhi Metro is gearing up to throw open the ITO station early next year.

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‘PM Modi visits boost India’s perception as investment destination’

Narendra Modi's visits to countries like the US, Australia and Japan have contributed significantly in building India's perception...

RBI to ease rates by 50 bps in 2015, first cut likely in Feb: Morgan Stanley

RBI is expected to lower policy rates by 50 basis points in 2015 with the first rate cut likely as early as February next year...

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Come with proof: Swiss to India

Switzerland has said it would not entertain any 'fishing expedition' and authorities cannot ask for names...

Govt working on ‘as big reforms as we need’: Aditya Puri, HDFC Bank

Aditya Puri has said that the government was serious about big economic reforms and "the proof of the pudding" will be pick-up in investments.

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India surprised this year; may do so again in 2015: Citigroup

India's GDP figure is expected to pick-up from 5.6 per cent in the current fiscal to 7 per cent in 2016-17

Plan to construct roads along Indo-China border

BRO has expedited the work for the 221-km Daporijo-Taksing road in Upper Subansiri district.

Assets declaration form for babus likely to be simplified

The format for declaration of assets and liabilities by government employees under the Lokpal rules may be simplified...

Contributions, INDCs on agenda before Paris meet

The two-week annual climate conference being held at Lima has reached its half-way stage.

Ex-Noida Authority head under SIT radar

The team asked the director general of investigation to give information regarding the case to ED to take appropriate action.

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Financial matters dictate talks on climate change

Going by the buzz in Lima, money seems to be an equally big, if not bigger, driver of the way the climate agreement will be shaped.

‘Modi may be an agent of change, but he has to reshape an entire ocean’

Former Union minister Arun Shourie talks about the ‘impenetrable fog’ that surrounds those who assume office and how media makes it more dense. This Idea Exchange was moderated by P Vaidyanathan I

More steps to rationalise subsidies on anvil: Arun Jaitley

Assuring India Inc of NDA's commitment to carry forward economic reforms, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley...

Consumers to soon get choice to select power discom: Piyush Goyal

The government said it will soon make necessary amendments to the Electricity Act to allow consumers to choose their distribution company.

On interest rates, markets proposed, RBI Guv Raghuram Rajan disposed

Financial markets proposed but Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan disposed...

Oil bonanza to boost fisc

The steep fall in crude oil prices will help the government to bring down the subsidy bill and narrow 2015-16...

National Capital Region market at takeoff point

The residential real estate market in the National Capital Region (NCR) is slowly but steadily coming back to normalcy.

Nomura upbeat on India, sees FY15 GDP growth at 5.5%

India is heading towards growth with macroeconomic stability and its economy is likely to expand at 5.5 per,

Some disinvestment this: PSUs buy over half of SAIL offer, LIC tops list of investors

State-owned financial institutions subscribed to more than half of the shares of steel major SAIL...


Narendra Modi to meet CMs on ideas for Plan panel replacement

Finance ministry has allocated R5.75L cr for plan spending in the current fiscal...

DoT panel suggests over 15 pct increase in spectrum price

An internal committee of the department of telecommunications (DoT) has suggested a 15-25% hike in 900 MHz...

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