30 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Thursday surged about 248 points to end at record closing peak of 27,346.33 on across-the-board buying by investors after government eased rules for FDI in construction sector and US Federal Reserve reiterated its plan to keep interest rates at record lows.
29 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday relaxed rules for allowing FDI in the construction sector including housing by reducing the minimum built-up area and capital requirement for foreign investment in such projects - a move that will help the cash-starved realty sector raise funds.
20 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Engineering firm Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) on Monday said it has bagged a Rs 393 crore-worth contract from the Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.
17 Oct 2014
Islamabad: A court in Pakistan has restrained the government from initiating construction work on two proposed nuclear power plants unless environmental safeguards are adhered to, media reports said.
09 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The government said it is working on the proposal to liberalise foreign direct investment (FDI) norms in the construction sector.
17 Oct 2014
Islamabad: A court in Pakistan has restrained the government from initiating construction work on two proposed nuclear power plants unless environmental safeguards are adhered to, media reports here said.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: After Supreme Court's intervention instantly disqualifying those convicted of serious offences, the Election Commission (EC) now wants debarring of a candidate from elections on framing of charges in cases of heinous offences.
17 Sep 2014
Patna: Expressing glee over 'infighting' in state BJP, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Wednesday said if rivals fight like this, the non-BJP parties would keep getting stronger, and would form the next government too.
14 Oct 2014
Moscow: Moscow will react with "necessary steps" to construction of a new US military base in Romania, Russian ambassador to NATO Alexander Grushko has said.
15 Oct 2014
Beijing: China on Wednesday sharply reacted to India's plans to construct a road network along the McMohan line in Arunachal Pradesh, expressing hope that India will not take any action which may complicate the situation before a final settlement is reached to end the boundary dispute.