New Govt to inherit fast improving economy: ASSOCHAM
Mar 31, 2014 at 13:32 | Source:
The new government at the Centre in May will inherit a downward inflation graph, helped by rising rupee and the bumper foodgrains output while the incoming Finance Minister will have much less to worry in terms of controlling fiscal situation thanks...
What D-Street wants from first 100 days of new government
Mar 31, 2014 at 13:26 | Source:
NEW DELHI: Opinion polls and markets seem to have already elected a new stable government led by Narendra Modi. What's more? It has also sneering at AAP and the Third Front's ability to engineer a fractured mandate, Axis Capital said in a recent rep...
Centre seeks Odisha's response on iron ore lease to Posco
Mar 30, 2014 at 11:28 | Source:
New Delhi: The Centre has sought response from the Odisha government on grant of iron ore licence to South Korean steel giant Posco for its Rs 52,000 crore steel project involving the largest ever FDI in India.The development comes in the wake of a h...
Vote for stability, don't waste it on AAP: Sushma Swaraj
Mar 30, 2014 at 09:51 | Source:
NEW DELHI: In her first pre-election public meeting in the capital on Saturday, senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj assured traders in Chandni Chowk that BJP will not introduce FDI in retail. "In our election manifesto, it will be mentioned that we will ...
Need for a relook at law on funding of parties: BJP
Mar 29, 2014 at 22:51 | Source:
NEW DELHI: In the wake of the Delhi High Court holding BJP and Congress guilty of prima facie violating the foreign funding law, BJP today said there is a need for a relook into legislative provisions to help incentivise transparency in political fu...
Indian companies generated 81,000 jobs in US in 2013: Survey
Mar 28, 2014 at 12:57 | Source:
WASHINGTON: Indian companies through its massive $17-billion investment in the US have collectively generated employment opportunities for more than 81,000 people in the country, according to a survey. The annual CII survey of 68 Indian companies in ...
India to contribute 5% of Cisco's global revenues: John Chambers
Mar 27, 2014 at 04:57 | Source:
Las Vegas: India's contribution to the revenues of networking solutions giant Cisco is poised to grow to five per cent over the next five years on the back of strong demand for cloud and networking services, its CEO John Chambers said. The Californi...
Market rally to continue till election outcome: Raj Bhatt, Elara Capital
Mar 26, 2014 at 17:26 | Source:
In an interview with ET Now, Raj Bhatt, CEO, Elara Capital, shares his views on the market and some sectors. Excerpts: ET Now: One really wonders what exactly is fuelling this kind of momentum? It is clearly the overall sentiment on account of the e...
BJP manifesto cautious on FDI, focus on jobs: report
Mar 26, 2014 at 16:00 | Source:
New Delhi: The nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would welcome more foreign direct investment in defence, if elected, but would delay opening up big-box retail to global players now barred from the country's market of more than 1.2 bil...
Sensex pares gains; tech, FMCG, pharma under pressure
Mar 26, 2014 at 15:31 | Source:
MUMBAI: The S&P BSE Sensex failed to hold onto intraday gains and slipped in the negative territory after hitting a fresh all-time high early in the day. Gains in capital goods, oil & gas and metals were offset by losses in defensives such as IT, FM...
Gujarat government rebuts Arvind Kejriwal's claims; says he is 'bluffing'
Mar 26, 2014 at 15:16 | Source:
AHMEDABAD: A day after AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal announced his candidature from Varanasi and attacked BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi on the state of affairs in Gujarat, particularly on farmers' issues, the state government today dismissed his claims...
Gujarat govt slams Kejriwal, says he is lying to get publicity
Mar 26, 2014 at 14:34 | Source:
Ahmedabad: A day after AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal announced his candidature from Varanasi and attacked BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi on the state of affairs in Gujarat, particularly on farmers' issues, the state government today dismissed his claims...
Battle royale: Kejriwal to take on Modi in Varanasi
Mar 25, 2014 at 20:13 | Source:
After declaring he would contest from Varanasi only after getting the support of the people there, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal today said he would contest against the BJP's prime ministerial candidate and challenged Modi to a debate on his future plan...