With 14.3 mn enslaved people, India is the slavery capital of the world: Global Slavery Index

The Global Slavery Index (GSI) 2014, published by the Walk Free Foundation in Perth in Australia...

On the waterfront: In space-starved Mumbai, docklands provide room for a view

The redevelopment of Mumbai's mostly derelict docklands will, if a government appointed panel has its way...

Govt aims at raising savings; re-launches Kisan Vikas Patra

With the objective to raise savings in the country, the government today re-launched Kisan Vikas Patra...

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Nearly 36 mn people are slaves, Qatar in focus: Global index

Almost 36 million people are living as slaves across the globe with an index on Monday listing Mauritania...

Telangana govt may double salaries of MLAs, MLCs from current Rs 95,000

The Telangana Government is considering to double the salaries of MLAs and MLCs in the state...

Telangana, Telangana Budget, KCR

Domestic air traffic grew in October to 550.68 lakh; Air India 2nd, SpiceJet follows

Domestic air traffic grew by over 18 per cent last month compared to October last year as Air India's passenger...

Despite the hype, G20 summit fails to make substantive progress on black money

The G-20 summit in Australia failed to make substantial progress on financial transparency and illicit flows...

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Sam Pitroda’s India FoodBanking Network, to set up free food branches in Mumbai, Ahmedabad to feed poor

India FoodBanking Network, headed by Sam Pitroda, plans to set up two food banks in Ahmedabad...

Australia will not be at periphery of India’s vision: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said Australia will not be at the periphery of India's vision...

High realty prices push down demand, home loan growth

At a time when most asset classes, including equities and debt, are on an upswing, the slump...

Kerala deal sign of rates to come

Fixed cost 72% of tariff discovered at auction...

Power, discoms, Narendra Modi

October exports shrink 5% after a gap of six months

Gold import surge kept trade deficit at $13.35 bn against $10.59 bn a year earlier

FM outlines wish list on land Bill, GST & rate cut

Arun Jaitley on Monday said he was in talks with opposition parties to ease some provisions of the land acquisition law...

SC refuses to cancel Jignesh Shah’s bail

Supreme Court on Monday refused to cancel Multi Commodity Exchange promoter Jignesh Shah’s bail...

Independent power producers to meet Rajan over project finance

Independent power producers (IPPs) will meet Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan on Friday...

Draft mines Bill provides for simplified concession regime

The government has released a draft Bill redefining regulations for the minerals sector.

Editorial: From the 3Rs to RoI

Without good higher education, GDP not sustainable

Govt must step in to save steel industry from cheap Chinese imports

n the last few years, China has consistently added capacities in almost all steel categories in anticipation of demand growth.

Coalmin urges West Bengal govt to change land policy for mining

Union coal ministry is pushing the West Bengal government to bring changes in its land policy in view of the hurdles Coal India...

India tops global slavery index with 14.3 mn people enslaved

The Global Slavery Index (GSI) 2014 said India and Pakistan account for 45 per cent of the global total.

Narendra Modi does a first, takes a dig at Guv Raghuram Rajan-led RBI

Narendra Modi says Raghuram Rajan -led RBI was reluctant to implement his scheme.

Rural banking: PM Narendra Modi’s ‘Jan Dhan Yojana’ ‘will be the trigger for profitability’ for PSBs, says Crisil

Higher business per branch and the business correspondents model may help public sector banks...

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Rate cut by RBI will give ‘good fillip’ to economy: Arun Jaitley

Pitching for a rate cut by RBI, FM Arun Jaitley said lower cost of capital will boost the economy.

50 bps rate cut by RBI? Guv may go for jugular over inflation spiral

We however maintain that Raghuram Rajan-led RBI may go for the jugular in a decisive manner...

India’s exports dip 5.04 pct in October on gold imports, trade deficit up

Imports during October were $39.45 billion, as against $38.07 billion in October 2013.

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G20 plans major investment initiatives in countries like India

The G20 has cited India among other countries for launch of major investment initiatives and for having a sustainable growth...

PM Narendra Modi woos Australian investors; says India’s policies transparent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wooed Australian investors to India, saying the environment...

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