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  • 3 AP cities to have all LED lights ahead of `Pushkaralu` fest

    3 AP cities to have all LED lights ahead of 'Pushkaralu' fest  

    Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a unit of the Energy Department of Government of India, has invested Rs 360 crore to replace all street lights with LED bulbs in the three cities.

    28 Jul 2016, 10.42 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Andhra seeks Rs 7,269 cr central sales tax dues

    Andhra seeks Rs 7,269 cr central sales tax dues  

    State Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu made this plea to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at the Empowered Committee meeting of Finance Ministers in New Delhi, a press release from the state's Information and Public Rela...

    28 Jul 2016, 9.00 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Subbarao questions inflation-targeting, doubts its efficacy

    Subbarao questions inflation-targeting, doubts its efficacy  

    "Inflation has come down to such a low level now.. even gone below 5 percent, but now it is inching back. So achieving 4 percent inflation target by January 2018 is going to be quite challenging," Subbarao told PTI.

    28 Jul 2016, 9.00 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Unit 1 of Parbati-III power station restored: NHPC

    Unit 1 of Parbati-III power station restored: NHPC  

    "The Unit 1 of Parbati-III power station which was shut down since March 28, 2015 has been restored on July 26, 2016," NHPC said in a filing to BSE.

    28 Jul 2016, 8.56 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Good monsoon may push FY17 GDP growth beyond 8%: Crisil

    Good monsoon may push FY17 GDP growth beyond 8%: Crisil  

    However, stress in rainfall in certain parts of the country and excess downpour in some other regions may be a cause for worry, the credit rating agency said in a report.

    28 Jul 2016, 8.54 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt approves signing of India-Cambodia investment treaty

    Govt approves signing of India-Cambodia investment treaty  

    The decision was taken during the cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

    28 Jul 2016, 8.24 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Cabinet defers decision on road safety bill

    Cabinet defers decision on road safety bill  

    The bill, which will amend the Motor Vehicles Act, also proposes stringent measures against automakers for faulty designs of vehicles.

    28 Jul 2016, 8.24 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Cabinet approves revised cost estimate for NATRIP project

    Cabinet approves revised cost estimate for NATRIP project  

    The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the revised cost estimate of Rs 3,727.30 crore for NATRIP, an official statement said.

    28 Jul 2016, 8.24 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt repeals UPA`s decision to set up Concurrent Evaluation

    Govt repeals UPA's decision to set up Concurrent Evaluation  

    In March 2013, then Cabinet had approved the proposal to set up CEO to critically assess the government programmes and find out whether they were reaching to the people or not.

    28 Jul 2016, 7.38 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Dialogue between govt, opposition must for GST: Experts

    Dialogue between govt, opposition must for GST: Experts   

    While seven demands of the opposition have been covered, three demands still remain untouched, K Pandiarajan, spokesperson of AIADMK said.

    27 Jul 2016, 10.33 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Govt approves abolition of norms for JV firms by Defence PSUs

    Govt approves abolition of norms for JV firms by Defence PSUs  

    Government today approved the abolition of existing guidelines for establishing joint venture companies by Defence PSUs to meet the goal of indigenous manufacturing.

    27 Jul 2016, 9.56 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Cabinet okays FDI hike in exchanges to 15% for individual cos

    Cabinet okays FDI hike in exchanges to 15% for individual cos   

    This decision will encourage large global commodity exchanges who have earlier shied away from investing in India due to the low cap.

    27 Jul 2016, 9.26 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • MFs add 12.61 lakh folios in June-qtr, move towards 5 cr mark

    MFs add 12.61 lakh folios in June-qtr, move towards 5 cr mark  

    In the April-June period, 11.42 lakh folios were added (the figure was 17.05 lakh in the preceding quarter), to take the count to a six-year high of 4.65 crore. In all, the total folio count stood at a record 4.89 crore.

    27 Jul 2016, 9.00 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Cabinet approves GST Constitutional Amendment Bill

    Cabinet approves GST Constitutional Amendment Bill   

    The Bill will also mention that dispute resolution will be decided by the GST council. The government has also included five years compensation clause for state governments for any loss that they may incur.

    27 Jul 2016, 8.27 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • La Nina woes: Monsoon floods may hurt agri output, says Crisil

    La Nina woes: Monsoon floods may hurt agri output, says Crisil  

    CRISIL's DRIP (Deficient Rainfall Impact Parameter) indicator is better for all crops compared with last year. The indicator is upbeat on almost all states, barring Gujarat, Odisha Assam, Himachal Pradesh and Kerala.

    27 Jul 2016, 4.57 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Gujarat proposes to sell surplus power to Railways

    Gujarat proposes to sell surplus power to Railways  

    Patel said he held a meeting with Prabhu in New Delhi yesterday and discussed the prospect of Gujarat selling surplus power to the Indian Railways, which has been buying electricity from private firms beside state-run electricity ...

    27 Jul 2016, 4.04 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt gives no subsidy for export of cow meat

    Govt gives no subsidy for export of cow meat  

    "No," Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha to a question whether any subsidy is being provided for export of cow meat.

    27 Jul 2016, 3.56 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt drops plan for Rs 17,500 cr funds for telecom R&D, mfg

    Govt drops plan for Rs 17,500 cr funds for telecom R&D, mfg  

    "Since the EDF (Electronic Development Fund) would also take care of R&D and manufacturing of telecom products, the proposal to set up three separate funds was dropped," Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha said in a written reply to the ...

    27 Jul 2016, 3.56 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Higher FDI limit in brownfield pharma to attract latest tech

    Higher FDI limit in brownfield pharma to attract latest tech  

    The Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) cap in brownfield pharma was recently raised to 74 percent under the automatic route from 49 percent earlier. Beyond 74 percent, foreign investment is permitted under the approval route.

    27 Jul 2016, 3.10 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Stalled 241 infra projects cause cost overrun of Rs 1.6 lakh cr

    Stalled 241 infra projects cause cost overrun of Rs 1.6 lakh cr  

    The Statistics Ministry monitored 1,076 infrastructure projects, each worth Rs 150 crore or more across sectors such as power, railways and roads in May, 2016.

    27 Jul 2016, 3.04 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • 60% probability of GST bill passage in current session: Nomura

    60% probability of GST bill passage in current session: Nomura  

    The GST bill, which intends to convert 29 states into a single market through a new indirect tax regime, was earlier planned to be introduced from April 1 this year, but the deadline was missed as the legislation to roll it out re...

    27 Jul 2016, 2.52 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • `Financial schemes for people affected by mining ban stopped`

    'Financial schemes for people affected by mining ban stopped'  

    Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar told the Assembly the umbrella scheme providing monthly financial help to the people who had lost their jobs due to the ban has been stopped.

    27 Jul 2016, 2.14 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Roadblocks cleared, GST passage seen sooner rather than later

    Roadblocks cleared, GST passage seen sooner rather than later   

    After years of negotiations, arguably the country's biggest tax reform has likely cleared most of its hurdles and its rollout appears to be on track for its intended April 1, 2017 target.

    27 Jul 2016, 1.33 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Call drops situation to be improved in 3-4 months: Manoj Sinha

    Call drops situation to be improved in 3-4 months: Manoj Sinha  

    Manoj Sinha said the telecom operators will invest around Rs 20,000 crore to improve their infrastructure and install one lakh base transceiver station (BTS) to offer better services to customers.

    27 Jul 2016, 1.32 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Monsoon to push GDP growth to over 8% this fiscal: Panagariya

    Monsoon to push GDP growth to over 8% this fiscal: Panagariya  

    Indian economy grew 7.9 percent in March quarter and recorded a five-year high growth rate of 7.6 percent for the 2015-16 fiscal on robust manufacturing growth.

    27 Jul 2016, 12.34 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • `India more than capable of achieving 100 Smart City goal`

    'India more than capable of achieving 100 Smart City goal'  

    India needs to keep its smart city vision in mind while it addresses issues such as sanitation and transport, in order to achieve its 100 Smart City goal.

    27 Jul 2016, 12.08 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Sugar mills owe Rs 6,582 crore to cane farmers

    Sugar mills owe Rs 6,582 crore to cane farmers  

    "As on July 15, 94 percent of cane dues payable on Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) basis for the sugar season 2015-16 has been cleared," Minister of State for Food C R Chaudhary said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.

    27 Jul 2016, 9.32 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt fixes potato MEP at $360/tonne

    Govt fixes potato MEP at $360/tonne  

    Wholesale potato prices in Agra, Uttar Pradesh has increased to Rs 15.25 per kg today from Rs 7 per kg in the year-ago period.

    27 Jul 2016, 9.30 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Centre approves Rs 1601 crore for Himayat programme in J&K

    Centre approves Rs 1601 crore for Himayat programme in J&K  

    "Rs 1601.51 crore has been approved for the scheme over the next three years during which six-months, nine-months and one year job-oriented training in residential and non-residential courses will be imparted to the aspirants by t...

    27 Jul 2016, 7.52 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Railway ministry signs MoU with CII

    Railway ministry signs MoU with CII  

    Talking about the tie-up with CII, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said at the event, "Now, we are not just compliant with our own good standards but will be compliant with global standards." The MoU was signed for Green Business C...

    27 Jul 2016, 7.52 am  |  Source: PTI

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