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  • Call Drop:Telcos commit Rs 20,000cr for towers,seek new spectrum

    Call Drop:Telcos commit Rs 20,000cr for towers,seek new spectrum  

    "Telecom operators have installed 48,000 towers in last 45 days, out of 60,000 towers they promised to install in 100 days," Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha told reporters after a meeting with them.

    25 Jul 2016, 3.34 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • No dispute between coal and power ministries over 7 mines: Govt

    No dispute between coal and power ministries over 7 mines: Govt  

    "There is no dispute between Ministries of Coal and Power with regard to allocation of 7 coal mines identified for allotment to power projects to be awarded on tariff-based bidding," Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said in a ...

    25 Jul 2016, 3.34 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Rs 2,237 cr revenue generated from 74 coal mines: Govt

    Rs 2,237 cr revenue generated from 74 coal mines: Govt  

    The revenue which would accrue to the coal bearing states from the allocation of mines comprises of upfront payment as prescribed in allotment document, auction/allotment process and royalty on per tonne of coal production, the mi...

    25 Jul 2016, 2.54 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt exploring ways to bring petro products under DBT: Pradhan

    Govt exploring ways to bring petro products under DBT: Pradhan  

    Pradhan said in Lok Sabha that so far the petroleum products have been kept out of the purview of the proposed Goods and Services Tax but an in-principle decision has been taken to bring petroleum products under it.

    25 Jul 2016, 2.34 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Rains support RBI rate cut, may douse agflation : BoA-ML

    Rains support RBI rate cut, may douse agflation : BoA-ML  

    According to the global financial services major, normal rains are pushing up sowing and river waters would douse agricultural inflation (agflation) going forward.

    25 Jul 2016, 2.08 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Coffee production likely to fall 8% this fiscal: Government

    Coffee production likely to fall 8% this fiscal: Government  

    "It has been estimated that there is a likelihood of decline in coffee production in 2016-17 by 8 percent compared to that in 2015-16 due to lack of timely rains and high temperature during the crucial flowering stage," Commerce a...

    25 Jul 2016, 1.58 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • 7.5% economic growth failed to change people`s lives: Jean Dreze

    7.5% economic growth failed to change people's lives: Jean Dreze  

    Dreze, a former member of UPA's National Advisory Council and now a visiting professor at the department of economics, Ranchi University, said the growth rates of the last two years are in line with this trajectory.

    25 Jul 2016, 10.26 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Finmin allots Rs 2,000 cr extra budgetary grant for Chardham

    Finmin allots Rs 2,000 cr extra budgetary grant for Chardham  

    "The Finance Ministry has approved an extra budgetary support of Rs 2,070 crore for the Chardham project under which work is in progress to provide all-weather connectivity to Kedarnath, Badrinath, Yamunotri and Gangotri," an offi...

    25 Jul 2016, 10.26 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Green panel gives nod to MCL`s coal washery project in Odisha

    Green panel gives nod to MCL's coal washery project in Odisha  

    Coal India arm MCL has proposed setting up of 'Jagannath Coal Washery' with 10 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) capacity in an area of 30 hectare at Hensmul village in Talcher district.

    25 Jul 2016, 10.24 am  |  Source: PTI

  • FinMin asks profit making PSUs to consider stock split

    FinMin asks profit making PSUs to consider stock split  

    The Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) in a recent letter to Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) has asked them to pay dividend at the rate of 30 percent of net profit or 5 percent of the networth, ...

    25 Jul 2016, 10.24 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Parliamentary tiffs could worsen odds of GST getting passed

    Parliamentary tiffs could worsen odds of GST getting passed   

    The government is expected to meet with state finance ministers on July 26 to discuss the GST Bill. A Cabinet meeting is also expected to take cognizant of parliamentary committee’s suggestions on GST.

    25 Jul 2016, 10.21 am  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Telcos seek clarity in GST on value added services

    Telcos seek clarity in GST on value added services  

    Certain VAS offerings such as ringtones come under the 'entertainment tax laws' in some states, the paper said, adding that as service tax is also liable on revenue generated from rendering such services, there is a dual levy on t...

    25 Jul 2016, 9.52 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Hopeful of Road Safety Bill passage in Monsoon Session: Gadkari

    Hopeful of Road Safety Bill passage in Monsoon Session: Gadkari  

    A Cabinet note has been floated and the bill is likely to be taken up soon for its nod, an official said.

    25 Jul 2016, 9.16 am  |  Source: PTI

  • People in agriculture underemployed, says Arun Jaitley

    People in agriculture underemployed, says Arun Jaitley  

    Speaking at the inaugural ceremony of Symbiosis International University campus at Kothur in Mahaboobnagar District, Jaitely said population in some of the developed countries is contracting and the trend may present opportunities...

    25 Jul 2016, 8.14 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt should resist urge of control everything: Jaitley

    Govt should resist urge of control everything: Jaitley  

    Delivering Justice Konda Madhva Reddy Memorial lecture, Jaitley also said India did not have the "intellectual honesty" to admit that the previous economic model was at least "partly fraud".

    25 Jul 2016, 7.38 am  |  Source: PTI

  • India, US solar case: WTO appellate body`s ruling in mid-Sept

    India, US solar case: WTO appellate body's ruling in mid-Sept  

    WTO's appellate body is expected to give its ruling by mid-September in the solar mission dispute between India and the US.

    24 Jul 2016, 2.10 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt fixes year-end target of 100% Aadhaar-linked DBT

    Govt fixes year-end target of 100% Aadhaar-linked DBT  

    All Direct Benefit Transfers (DBT) will be linked to Aadhaar by the end of the current calendar year.

    24 Jul 2016, 11.36 am  |  Source: PTI

  • GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMs

    GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMs  

    Government is likely to list the much-delayed GST Bill for discussion in the Rajya Sabha this week after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley meets state finance ministers on Tuesday.

    24 Jul 2016, 12.00 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Start-ups now need only a DIPP certificate for IPR benefits

    Start-ups now need only a DIPP certificate for IPR benefits  

    Earlier, a budding entrepreneur had to go through an elaborate process of approaching an inter-ministerial board to procure the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) benefits.

    23 Jul 2016, 4.12 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Make changes in MoU signed on Metro Rail projs: TN CM to Centre

    Make changes in MoU signed on Metro Rail projs: TN CM to Centre  

    "Certain clause are against welfare of the state in the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the then DMK government, the Centre and Chennai Metro Rail Ltd in 2011."

    23 Jul 2016, 3.40 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Indian construction industry asked to increase use of steel

    Indian construction industry asked to increase use of steel  

    These calls were made by an engineer and an architect at the Business Excellence & Research Group awards (BERG) held in Singapore last night.

    23 Jul 2016, 3.10 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • How JAM Trinity will transform lending, propel growth

    How JAM Trinity will transform lending, propel growth   

    In CNBC-TV18's 'Indianomics' series, Nandan Nilekani, Former Chairman, UIDAI; Mentor, Ispirt and Ashish Gupta, MD & Head of Research, Credit Suisse discuss how Aadhar, along with government’s financial inclusion program and a sm...

    23 Jul 2016, 2.24 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Railways aims to significantly reduce carbon footprints

    Railways aims to significantly reduce carbon footprints  

    The Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations and the Climate Policy Initiative in their reports have identified potential pathways to decarbonise the Railways by 2030.

    23 Jul 2016, 1.14 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Nitish discusses prospects of investment in textile sector

    Nitish discusses prospects of investment in textile sector  

    Vice-President of Apparel Export Promotion Council H K L Maggu gave a presentation before Kumar on the prospects of setting up textile industries in Bihar, an official statement said here.

    23 Jul 2016, 1.14 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Power sector acquisitions to get cheaper over next year: CESC

    Power sector acquisitions to get cheaper over next year: CESC  

    "Opportunities will come cheaper in a year or so. This is our articulated calculation for it," the group's Chairman Sanjiv Goenka said here on the sidelines of the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM).

    23 Jul 2016, 1.08 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Farmers planting pulses in big way; area up by 39%

    Farmers planting pulses in big way; area up by 39%  

    The area under pulses has increased sharply by 87 percent in Karnataka to 14.09 lakh hectare as of today, from 7.53 lakh hectare when compared to the year-ago period, as per the data released by the Agriculture Ministry.

    23 Jul 2016, 1.08 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Cong, AGP MLAs demand scrapping of oilfield auctioning

    Cong, AGP MLAs demand scrapping of oilfield auctioning  

    "Auctioning of oilfields is the most controversial issue today in Assam. Everywhere in the state protests are going on against privatisation of our resources and we are opposed to it," Congress MLA Ajanta Neog said in the House.

    23 Jul 2016, 12.18 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt notifies rules for National Company Law Tribunal

    Govt notifies rules for National Company Law Tribunal  

    The rules for the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal have also been notified by the Corporate Affairs Ministry.

    22 Jul 2016, 10.40 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Forex reserves up $1.40 bn to $363.35 bn

    Forex reserves up $1.40 bn to $363.35 bn  

    Foreign currency assets (FCAs), a major component of the overall reserves, rose by USD 1.404 billion to USD 338.897 billion in the reporting week, RBI data showed.

    22 Jul 2016, 9.04 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Cut in MRP may hurt non-urea fert producers` profit: Report

    Cut in MRP may hurt non-urea fert producers' profit: Report  

    The decision to reduce the MRP of non-urea fertilisers comes against the backdrop of a sharp decline in the nutrient based subsidy rates announced for FY17 by the government of India in March 2016, it said.

    22 Jul 2016, 6.54 pm  |  Source: PTI

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