Facilities would be provided to 60 start-up companies at the centre in the initial phase, the Minister of state for for Commerce and Industry said after inspecting the site identified for the centre here last evening.
This was stated by Union Minister for Human Resource and Development (MHRD) Prakash Javdekar after chairing a meeting with J&K Minister for Education Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari, an official spokesman said today.
The union minister for road, transport and highways, while addressing a gathering after laying the foundation stone of the Pinjore bypass project from National Highway-22 to 21 A here in Panchkula district, said his ministry would accept all demands of Haryana.
Though private players have not taken the proactive step of creating assets, they have been participating in various government projects -- especially in road, railway and defence space. Over the last two years the speed of road building has picked up from 15.7 km per day in 2013-14 to over 20 km per day now. Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Shipping, is hoping to ramp it up to 30 km a day.
The central government has awarded contacts worth Rs 1,050 crore to develop sewage treatment infrastructure in Patna to curb the contamination of the Ganga river stretch.
Although he adds that investors have beem closely following Narendra Modi after his decision to ban high denomination currency last year. So, any BJP win or loss by a huge margin is likely to affect market, he adds.
"Dalits are living in fear, minorities are living in fear, students and universities are in fear. Media is also in fear," Chidambaram said at a function in a western suburb.
The SC was expected to name the administrators last Tuesday, but Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi requested the SC to not nominate administrators for the BCCI for another two weeks.
The central government is spending huge amounts to modernise infrastructure, particularly in the railways sector to push growth, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu said today.
The central government has sanctioned Rs 2,207.30 crore to Jammu & Kashmir as 'special assistance' during 2016-17 with a view to expediting completion of area-specific schemes.
Prasad was speaking at a session on 'IT-ITeS and ESDM: The next era of State's Growth and Innovation at Pravasi Haryana Diwas-2017, here.
The central government is expected to stick to its fiscal deficit target of 3.5 percent of GDP for 2016-17, despite lower-than-expected proceeds from disinvestment and spectrum auctions, according to an Standard Chartered report.
A joint venture between the central government and state-owned ONGC, Pawan Hans has a fleet of around 46 helicopters.
India's rank remained unchanged at 130th out of 190 countries in the World Bank's latest report.
Earlier this month, SBI had said it would also take fresh approval to raise up to Rs 15,000 crore through various means, including public offer and overseas issuance of shares.
"The Central government has the policy to provide houses for all till 2022. However, in Maharashtra everyone would get house by the end of 2019," Fadnavis said.
Presently, online pharmacy business is going on illegally and government authorities are not taking any action against them inspite of foolproof evidence submitted to drug authorities, the statement said.
The Union government is liable to compensate for any loss that the states incur for the first five years after GST's implementation.
During the course of her visit, she met key industry players in France to discuss investment and collaboration opportunities between India and France in food processing, food technology and retail industries, industry body CII said in a statement.
Two years ago the Central Government launched the ambitious plan of bringing every Indian into the fold of banking. At the same time CNBC-TV18 in collaboration with Union Bank of India decided to contribute to this goal by launching the Financial Inclusion Agenda. Take a look at the journey so far.
Also, an ethanol plant would be set up at a cost of Rs 500 crore by the Indian Oil Corporation in Panipat to generate alternative fuel from agricultural residue which would boost agriculture sector, the Petroleum Minister said.
"Once five years of this government are up, the food processing levels which are at 10 percent should at least have reached 20 percent," Badal told reporters at the sidelines of a conference here.
The Centre has sanctioned Rs 340 crore for Dimapur-Chumukedima and Kohima Check Gate to Lerie Highway while the Ministry of Law and Justice has assured Chief Minister T R Zeliang to consider establishment of a separate High Court in the State, a CMO release said here today.
The biggest advertiser across ENIL's TV and radio business is the Central Government, says Prashant Panday, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, ENIL. Government ads contributed to around 12 percent to ENIL's total revenue last fiscal.
Over the last couple of years, India has been growing at a steady pace in the sector with perceptible signs of expansion being observed in a few specialised segments, she said this on the sidelines of Techtextil India Symposium 2016 which began here today.