22 Jul 2016
New Delhi: India received USD 5.34 billion foreign direct investment in the first two months of the current financial year, Parliament was informed today.
18 Jul 2016
London: Turning out the lights while you sleep may be good for your health, say scientists who found that mice kept under conditions of constant artificial light for a period of months showed muscle loss and early signs of osteoporosis.
20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Government today relaxed Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) norms in a host of sectors including civil aviation, single-brand retail, defence and pharma by permitting more investments under automatic route.
28 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Government is likely to come out with a list of hybrid instruments next month which Indian companies will be able to issue for raising foreign direct investment (FDI).
20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The government today allowed 100 percent FDI in trading of food products, including through e-commerce, to boost food processing sector in the country.
21 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Reacting sharply to the "sweeping" changes in the FDI policy in defence after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit, Congress yesterday demanded its withdrawal alleging it posed a "big threat" to national security and India's independent foreign policy.
03 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The 25 percent limit on single-vendor sales on e-commerce marketplaces having foreign investment is aimed at ending the monopoly of a few big sellers and encouraging more small and medium players to sell their goods online, a senior official said.
10 Jun 2016
Mumbai: Consumer durable company Usha International is expanding its retail footprint across modern retail, rural markets and e-commerce and looking at a 30 per cent growth in retail business.
16 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Minister of Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for allowing foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail for food products that were grown and processed in India.
26 Nov 2011
Slamming the Centre's decision to allow FDI in retail, UP Chief Minister Mayawati on Saturday alleged that it was taken to benefit companies of foreign friends of Rahul Gandhi and said that her government would not allow it in the state.