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Government of India has introduced various initiatives such as Digital India and Make in India to transform the economy. As part of efforts government has also increased focused on e-governance in India. More

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  • DMIC proj aims at doubling job potential in 7 to 9 years Aug 31, 2015 05:55 PM IST

    DMIC proj aims at doubling job potential in 7 to 9 years

    The Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC) project is being developed on both sides of the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor as a global manufacturing and investment destination.

  • Centre to grant Rs 800 cr to Karnataka under DDUGJY Aug 27, 2015 10:04 PM IST

    Centre to grant Rs 800 cr to Karnataka under DDUGJY

    Karnataka has bigger plans for the new and renewable energy sector as the state is embarking on setting up of Asia's largest Solar Park of 2,000 MW, at Tumkur, with the help of Government of India.

  • Vice President urges development of agri-insurance products Aug 26, 2015 09:45 PM IST

    Vice President urges development of agri-insurance products

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Insurance Institute of India President A K Roy, LIC Chairman S K Roy along with hundreds of insurance sector officers from across the country were present at the celebration.

  • IL&FS Eng bags Rs 191 crore proj for REC in UP Aug 25, 2015 08:30 PM IST

    IL&FS Eng bags Rs 191 crore proj for REC in UP

    The project is funded by Rural Electrification Corporation under its eleventh programme, it said. The company is currently executing rural electrification works for Paschimanchal Vidhyut Vitran Nigam Ltd and Madhyanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Ltd in Uttar Pradesh.

  • Haier Announces Increased Investment for Expansion in India; Gets Awarded the 1st `Make In India for Excellence` Award in Home Appliances Category Aug 25, 2015 11:34 AM IST

    Haier Announces Increased Investment for Expansion in India; Gets Awarded the 1st `Make In India for Excellence` Award in Home Appliances Category

    Haier, the global leader in Home Appliances & Consumer Electronics and  World’s Number 1 brand in Major Appliances for the ...

  • Govt to infuse Rs 1,140 cr capital into Allahabad, Corp Bk Aug 24, 2015 09:59 PM IST

    Govt to infuse Rs 1,140 cr capital into Allahabad, Corp Bk

    The two lenders are among 13 public sector banks, including SBI, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda, Canara Bank and IDBI, which will receive a total Rs 20,088 crore capital infusion by the government.

  • Rs 400 cr proj to boost waterways; 7 key ports to be set up Aug 24, 2015 08:34 PM IST

    Rs 400 cr proj to boost waterways; 7 key ports to be set up

    Also, the government has decided to open up seven new major ports in the country, Gadkari said after chairing the sixteenth meeting of Maritime State Development Council (MSDC) at Dona Paula near Panaji in Goa today.

  • Govt approves pact with Seychelles to curb black money Aug 20, 2015 03:48 PM IST

    Govt approves pact with Seychelles to curb black money

    The agreement will stimulate the information exchange between India and Seychelles for tax purposes, which will help curb tax evasion and avoidance, an official statement said.

  • Dredging Corporation slips 4%; govt to offload 5% stake Aug 20, 2015 11:14 AM IST

    Dredging Corporation slips 4%; govt to offload 5% stake

    The government holds 78.56 percent total stake in the company.

  • Cairn to seek damages from Govt for tax notice Aug 18, 2015 01:50 PM IST

    Cairn to seek damages from Govt for tax notice

    The firm said it has initiated arbitration for resolution of the tax demand linked to 2006 reorganisation of Cairn India, its one-time Indian subsidiary with oilfields in Rajasthan.

  • GMR Infra's Vemagiri power plant commences operations Aug 13, 2015 03:18 PM IST

    GMR Infra's Vemagiri power plant commences operations

    "GMR Vemagiri Power Generation Limited (GVPGL) at Vemagiri successfully commenced its operation from August 12, 2015 under 'Scheme for Utilisation of Stranded Gas based power plants' as launched by Government of India (GoI) in the month of March, 2015," the firm said in a BSE filing.

  • Govt to infuse Rs 70,000 cr in PSU banks in 4 yrs: Jaitley Aug 11, 2015 05:05 PM IST

    Govt to infuse Rs 70,000 cr in PSU banks in 4 yrs: Jaitley

    The estimate is based on credit growth rate of 12 percent for the current year and 12 to 15 percent for the next three years depending on the size of the bank and their growth ability, Jaitley said.

  • IMG to decide govt action on Cairn arbitration next week Aug 07, 2015 07:11 PM IST

    IMG to decide govt action on Cairn arbitration next week

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday discussed with his ministry officials the arbitration notices served by foreign firms ahead of the IMG meeting next week. Revenue Secretary Shaktikanta Das said IMG will meet next week and put forth its views to Jaitley.

  • Govt to upgrade 8 NHs to world class express highways Aug 06, 2015 06:22 PM IST

    Govt to upgrade 8 NHs to world class express highways

    Minister of state for Road Transport and Highways said, "Government of India had earlier approved a plan for constructing 1,000 km of expressways under NHDP PHASE - VI at a cost of Rs 16,680 crore on DBFOT (design, build, finance, operate and transfer basis."

  • Govt in peace deal with Nagaland insurgent group NSCN-IM Aug 04, 2015 08:19 AM IST

    Govt in peace deal with Nagaland insurgent group NSCN-IM

    The deal was inked at 7 RCR in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and NSCN-IM general secretary Thuingaleng Muivah.

  • Canara Bank hands over dividend of Rs 348.81 crore to govt Jul 25, 2015 05:06 PM IST

    Canara Bank hands over dividend of Rs 348.81 crore to govt

    Canara Bank has paid a dividend of Rs.348.81 crores to the Government of India for the financial year 2014-15.

  • Centre to infuse Rs 92,000 cr for development of North East Jul 16, 2015 07:56 AM IST

    Centre to infuse Rs 92,000 cr for development of North East

    Chief Ministers of Congress-ruled Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram did not participate in the meeting which was attended by Chief Ministers of Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura and Finance Minister of Mizoram.

  • India, US to create Rs 50 cr fund to promote clean energy Jul 11, 2015 01:54 PM IST

    India, US to create Rs 50 cr fund to promote clean energy

    "India and the United States of America signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation to establish the PACESetter Fund," a New and Renewable Energy Ministry press release said.

  • Sebi asks govt to appoint women directors on PSU boards Jul 09, 2015 08:10 AM IST

    Sebi asks govt to appoint women directors on PSU boards

    All listed companies, whether PSUs or from private sector, are required to have at least one woman director on their board, deadline for which expired on March 31, 2015.

  • Delhi Budget aims at Rs 41,500 cr revenue: Manish Sisodia Jun 26, 2015 08:15 AM IST

    Delhi Budget aims at Rs 41,500 cr revenue: Manish Sisodia

    Government further rely on Rs 800 crore from Centrally Sponsored Schemes, Rs 395 crore normal central assistance, Rs 163 crore Externally Aided Projects, Rs 325 crore share in central taxes and the remaining amount from the opening balance to meet its expenditure.

  • Investments in India can now be committed without delay: FM Jun 25, 2015 11:02 AM IST

    Investments in India can now be committed without delay: FM

    In his meeting with a group of US investors, Jaitley, who concluded his nine-day US tour yesterday, alluded to the extensive reforms that have been launched by the government in the last one year.

  • Eco recovery more statistical than real: Yashwant Sinha Jun 24, 2015 03:54 PM IST

    Eco recovery more statistical than real: Yashwant Sinha

    He said there is a need for debate on this and there should be comparable figures of economic growth from the previous years which can validate the claims of recovery.

  • Govt raises solar power target 5-times to 1 lakh MW by 2022 Jun 17, 2015 05:56 PM IST

    Govt raises solar power target 5-times to 1 lakh MW by 2022

    "Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for stepping up of India's solar power capacity target under Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) by five times, reaching 1,00,000 MW by 2022," an official release said.

  • FM to hold meeting with FIIs, top US CEOs on 9-day visit Jun 17, 2015 07:56 AM IST

    FM to hold meeting with FIIs, top US CEOs on 9-day visit

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will hold meetings with FIIs and select top CEOs of American financial companies during his nine-day visit to the US.

  • India seeks better ranking on 'ease of biz' list Jun 10, 2015 12:18 PM IST

    India seeks better ranking on 'ease of biz' list

    India ranked 142 among 189 nations in World Bank's Ease of Doing Business 2015 report.

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