Delhi Congress workers will protest the high petrol and diesel prices in the city by forming a human chain from Mandi House to Parliament Street, on September 21.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said the construction work of Rs 44,000 crore Mumbai-Vadodara Expressway will begin in another one month, after which one can cover the distance between the two cities in less than three hours.
This comes a day after Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari pulled up banks for delaying financing towards the roads sector despite several clearances and faster movement of the projects.
The government has few options in its hand to kick-start the economy at a time when there are operational difficulties on the ground. All steps will be meaningless unless the GST system is running smoothly.
India's foodgrain production is expected to be around last year's record level of 275.68 million tonnes despite deficient rains as well as floods in some parts of the country.
If RBI removes elements which make cryptocurrencies secure and hopes to achieve the same result, it may be in for a rude awakening.
Online insurance broker Coverfox has launched a term life insurance with a 'Nominee Assistance Program'. Under this plan, nominees of the insurance scheme will get access to legal and financial planning assistance.
European companies suffer from "promise fatigue" over China's failure to follow through on pledges to open its market, the EU Chamber of Commerce in China said.
Bankers will meet government officials including the Aviation Minister and the ministerial group on Wednesday to decide the fate of further loans to the financially-troubled national air carrier Air India.
The Reuters Corporate survey showed 64 percent of Japanese companies thought the US economy would keep growing at around its current pace while another 19 percent saw it expanding further. Just 17 percent saw growth peaking out or slowing.
The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has decided to do away with filing of Form-9, a declaration by a person (employee) taking up employment in an establishment in which Employees' Pension Scheme is in force.
The government is concerned at the stuttering growth despite a benign macroeconomic environment with easy money flowing in, global growth reviving, government revenues looking solid, deep foreign exchange reserves, reasonable oil prices and a decent monsoon keeping food prices in check.
Asked if the inclusion of petrol and diesel in the GST would lead to lowering of their prices, Sushil Modi, head of the committee to resolve GST-related issues, said that he cannot make a categorical comment on the issue.
The festive season has arrived and banks are back again luring its customers with discounts and cashbacks through their product offerings.
Providing universal healthcare has been promise of the Narendra Modi government, but the progress has been patchy.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Arun Jaitley threadbare analyse economic situation GDP current account deficit (CAD)
Auto makers have sought “hand-holding” by the government in their bid to realise the minister’s ambition of having clean fuel and electricity-based vehicles on roads by 2030
Nitin Gadkari's 'bulldozer' comment created ripples across the auto-industry. With auto-makers already investing heavily toward BS-VI, another investment in E-vehicles looks daunting
Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari said that the government is confident of getting investor subscriptions of up to Rs 10 lakh crore.
While there was a fear that the goods and services tax (GST) would led to retail, FMCG and e-commerce scurrying for cover and try to get the systems in place, the transition has been smooth leading to robust hiring numbers for temp workers.
The state attracted more than half of the total foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country last fiscal, Fadnavis said at an industry event.
"There is ample cotton growing in northern Maharashtra and there is no value addition. We are planning to set up nine textile parks there," said Subhash Rajaram Desai, industries minister of Maharashtra.
"That compulsion has created a habit. We reached a peak figure (digital transaction), then it marginally slipped and is now about to pick up again," Jaitley said
In the coming decade, India will come to supply over half of the increase in Asia’s potential workforce, according to a report by Deloitte LLP. Thanks largely to its young population, who won't be getting older any time soon, India is set to become an economic superpower.
Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh will inaugurate the conference at Vigyan Bhawan here. "It will take review of kharif crops and discuss with state governments on preparedness for the coming rabi season," a senior Agriculture Ministry official said.