After a meeting between Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley yesterday, sources say that the hiring responsibility has now been handed over to Foundation Sector Regulatory Appointment Search Committee (FSRASC).
Club Mahindra presents CNBC Awaaz Indian Travelogue goes to the land of snow-cap peaks that beckon adventure lovers from across the world, the Himachali hill stations of Manali.
On Club Mahindra presents CNBC Awaaz India Travelogue, we journey to the heart of Rajasthan to the city of Jodhpur.
CNBC Awaaz India Travelogue travels to the Pink City of Jaipur.
As against the target of Rs 69,500 crore, the government has so far in current fiscal garnered Rs 12,700 crore
Even signals, if not given at the right time, will not be helpful, Rajan said
In an exclusive to CNBC-Awaaz, Prabhu says PPP projects will help bring the latest technology to the railways.
Sanjay Pugalia of CNBC Awaaz won News Television Editor-In-Chief of the year among the Hindi news channels.
Awaaz is encouraging its viewers to 'Gift a Prosperous Future' to somebody they love, or to somebody who is needy.
Sanjay Pugalia of CNBC Awaaz does not see the BJP once again tying up with heavy-weight and heavy bargaining Shiv Sena, unless they fall short by a huge margin.
On the possible divestment of NFL, Neeru Abrol said there has been no news from the government with reference to disinvestment during the fiscal. The government currently holds 89.71 percent in NFL.
Fertilizer stocks have been in the limelight post a CNBC-Awaaz exclusive, which states that the government has notified a New Urea Investment Policy.
The numbers thrown out by the tracker show that that the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance or NDA is within striking distance of a majority in the Lok Sabha, the caveat, if the elections are held today.
In the initial stage please do remember that wealth-tax is a separate tax other than income-tax and also other than service tax and the same is payable by individuals, Hindu Undivided Families and the Corporate Sector. Other than these categories of tax payers wealth-tax is not payable by other categories of tax payers in India.
In an interview to CNBC Awaaz, Network18 Group CEO B Sai Kumar says with two Union Budgets next yearâ€” one hopefully in July-August and the other in February â€” TV channels are poised for growth.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Prabhu Chawla, Editorial Director, New Indian Express Group and Sanjay Pugalia, CNBC Awaaz discussed about the state election results.
In his earlier roles at Network18, Ajay has led many of the group's businesses such as CNBC-TV18, CNBC Awaaz and Forbes India and has been instrumental in their ascendance as market leading media brands in the country.
Cement may become dearer by Rs 5 per 50 kg bag in view of the Budget proposal today to raise excise duty to 12% from 10% earlier. "The hike in excise duty will push up the sales cost by Rs 5 per bag.
Cement prices are likely to go up after the government's proposed hike in excise duty on the building material from 10% to 12%.
Passengers travelling in all AC classes and first class will have to pay charges in addition to the recent hike in train fares with the General Budget today bringing journeys in them under the ambit of service tax.
India's annual budget on Friday fell short of market hopes for tougher fiscal tightening measures. The government, facing political turmoil, fended off pressure to produce an even more populist plan, yet stopped short of offering meaningful economic reforms that might have cheered investors.
Rating agency Standard & Poor's does not foresee any immediate negative implication on India's sovereign rating after the government outlined a high fiscal deficit target in the budget for the next fiscal year, said Takahira Ogawa, director of sovereign & IPF ratings.
In a Budget that raised fears of furthering inflationary pressures, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today hiked excise duty and service tax by 2% across-the-board to raise Rs 45,940 crore while offering marginal relief to individuals in income tax foregoing Rs 4,500 crore.
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee played it safe in unveiling the federal budget on Friday, pledging reforms but setting only modest targets for trimming a ballooning fiscal deficit, disappointing investors.
There is a strong case for lowering interest rates in India following a significant drop in the core inflation, R. Gopalan, secretary of economic affairs in the ministry of finance, said on Friday.