The US has some USD 500 billion trade deficit with China. Ever since coming to power, Trump has sought to reduce this trade deficit which he says is mainly due to the unfair trade practices of China.
Air India's official Twitter account was hacked early in the morning for many hours before being restored, the airline said today.
Larry Kudlow, a conservative media analyst, has accepted the position of chief economic advisor to President Donald Trump, the White House said on Thursday.
The GST, introduced by the Centre last year, will make Maharashtra the nation's first self-sufficient state, Minister of State for Finance Deepak Kesarkar said today in the Legislative Council.
Poonam Mahajan, the MP from Mumbai North Central, stirred a controversy when she said that farmers were being misled by some "urban Maoists".
However, both of them agreed to discuss issues involving Metro phase four and other matters over lunch next week.
April 3, 2016 marked the beginning of the "Panama Papers" scandal -- a leak of 11.5 million files from Mossack Fonseca's digital archive that revealed how wealthy and influential figures across the world had created offshore businesses to safeguard assets.
Prabhu, who took charge of the ministry on Monday, emphasised on fast tracking of key airport projects and innovative financing for aerodrome projects, according to an official.
Pakistan and Russia on Wednesday discussed defence and security relations and held talks on various global and regional issues of mutual interest, the Foreign Office said.
The Ministry of Railways has accepted the Jammu and Kashmir government's recommendation to open up a halt station on the Baramulla-Banihal rail line in the Valley, an official said on Wednesday.
The Confederation of Indian Industry on Wednesday lauded West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her "industry-driven development model", which led to "Rs 1,500 crore investment proposals" at the two-day Darjeeling Business Summit here.
The Art of Living Founder claimed that Ramchandraji Maharaj of Nirmohi Akhada -- one of the parties to the Ayodhya dispute -- had requested him to intervene in the matter.
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In a panel discussion with CNN-News18's Megha Bhardwaj, watch panel of experts discuss whether it is time to take the right steps to make India into a sporting nation and with 50 percent of the Indian population under the age of 25 what can be done to get us to play a sport or watch a sport other than Cricket.
The party said the Leader of the Opposition in the Legislative Assembly K Jana Reddy has written a letter to the Speaker, urging him to provide the footage from all the video cameras from inside the House on March 12.
Besides, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India also found overcrowding of inmates in prisons.
SC had last month quashed 88 mining leases in Goa and banned fresh extraction of ore from March 15 midnight on a petition filed by an NGO claiming that companies were carrying out mining in violation of various statutes.
What transpired at the meeting was not immediately known, but party insiders believed the two leaders discussed a grand alliance ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister and Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan today said given the financial "indiscipline" the state is facing, the government will have to take loan even to pay salaries to its staff.
While many believe that a best result for the party would be to play the role of a kingmaker, the old warhorse Deve Gowda is eyeing the big prize.
The first edition of Network18's Rising India Summit is all set to begin on March 16. The event will bring under one roof doyens from a vast range of fields including politics, business, sports and entertainment to celebrate India's growth in the past three years. Here's a curtain raiser to tell you what to expect from that mega event.
International Monetary Fund (IMF) Deputy Managing Director Tao Zhang today called on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and discussed various economic issues and structural reforms undertaken by the government.