Dec 08, 2013 at 19:58 | Source: PTI
The delegation is likely to include UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj, Union Minister Anand Sharma and CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury.
Dec 06, 2013 at 21:32 | Source: PTI
India's concerns on food security are expected to be addressed in the final text of the WTO, he said. Sharma, however, did not make any commitment before leaving for the final round of negotiations, saying he had not seen the final draft.
Dec 05, 2013 at 20:20 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The WTO is hoping to impose some curbs on food grains procurement and subsidies, which will hamper the rollout of the UPA's ambitious Food Security Bill. India has firmly come out against the WTO draft.
Dec 05, 2013 at 19:36 | Source: PTI
Developed countries are asking India to accept a peace clause, which offers 4 years of immunity against penalties imposed for breaching 10% farm subsidy cap under the WTO Agreement on Agriculture, but India wants the peace clause until a permanent solution is found for smooth implementation of food security programme.
Dec 04, 2013 at 17:43 | Source: PTI
Trade ministers and diplomats from around 130 countries are participating in the four-day meeting that started yesterday.
Nov 28, 2013 at 22:30 | Source: PTI
The Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh decided to insist on solution to the subsidy breach issue prior to finalisation of Trade Facilitation Agreement even if it means that New Delhi will be blamed for any potential failure in Bali, sources said.
Nov 25, 2013 at 13:04 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Under the first phase of the agreement, Iran will stop enriching uranium beyond five percent, effectively giving up the higher levels of enrichment needed to produce fissile material for nuclear weapons.
Nov 20, 2013 at 10:24 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Finance MinisterP Chidambaram, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma and Aviation Minister Ajit Singh are among those likely to be present at the meeting.
Nov 12, 2013 at 16:35 | Source: PTI
Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said just as Indian merchandise exporters diversified their markets and tapped new economies, service exporters should also adopt the same strategy.
Nov 08, 2013 at 19:41 | Source: PTI
Irked by the report, which suggested a victory of Modi-led BJP in the next year's general elections, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said it is "most inappropriate and objectionable".