Apr 27, 2016 at 16:16 | Source: PTI
The country had imported 45.8 lakh tonnes of pulses valued at USD 2,786.1 million in 2014-15 and 36.4 lakh tonnes at USD 2,119.3 million in 2013-14, according to a written reply to the Rajya Sabha by Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
Apr 26, 2016 at 16:20 | Source: PTI
Naik said a separate research budget is earmarked for other scientific organisations, including department of science and technology, department of Bio-Technology and Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICMR).
Apr 11, 2016 at 09:04 | Source: Reuters
In a written response to a question by a member of Parliament during a session to discuss the upcoming budget, Prakash Javadekar, India's environment minister, said that the sum allocated to the National Adaptation Fund on Climate Change (NAFCC) will cover the two financial years 2015-16 and 2016-17.
Apr 08, 2016 at 18:20 | Source: PTI
Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) had in March revised the growth forecast of passenger vehicles for the new fiscal to 11 per cent from 12 per cent after the imposition of infrastructure cess ranging between 1-4 per cent in the Budget.
Apr 08, 2016 at 08:52 | Source: PTI
"The Indian electronics and hardware industry is expected to grow at a CAGR of 13 percent - 16 percent during 2013-18 to reach USD 112 130 billion by 2018. However, given the local manufacturing state, the dependence on imports is likely to remain similar," the study by Assocham and consultancy firm EY released today said.
Apr 07, 2016 at 13:18 | Source: PTI
Jaitley, who in May last year stated that Indian democracy faced a serious challenge with an 'indirectly elected' Upper House questioning the wisdom of 'directly elected' Lok Sabha, today said he will again be speaking to the Congress on the GST bill.
Apr 07, 2016 at 09:56 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Ajay Srivastava, CEO, Dimensions Consulting says there has not been much of fresh investments into Indian equities based on conviction about fundamentals.He expects March quarter earnings to be lacklustre, but says the market has already factored it in
Apr 05, 2016 at 21:20 | Source: PTI
On the crucial GST bill that is pending in the Rajya Sabha, Naidu admitted that BJP did not have a majority in the House but expressed confidence of getting support from opposition, including the Congress on the passage of the crucial tax reform legislation.
Apr 05, 2016 at 08:16 | Source: Reuters
Bad loans at Indian banks jumped by nearly a third to around 4 trillion rupees (USD 60.3 billion) late last year as the central bank drives a national clean-up of banks' balance sheets.
Mar 30, 2016 at 09:10 | Source: PTI
"The state Budget aims to boost the public transport system which would hopefully translate into lesser use of personal transport for daily commuting leading to less congestion on roads," Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) said in a statement.