07 Dec 2012
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal on Friday said the state was always against foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail.
21 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Retail inflation for farm and rural workers increased to 13.43 percent and 13.27 percent in November this year from 12.65 percent and 12.48 percent, respectively mainly due rise in prices of food items.
22 Nov 2012
The Samajwadi Party (SP) said on Thursday it was opposed to foreign investment in multi-brand retail and that it was for the presiding officers in parliament to decide if the issue would be discussed under rules that entail voting.
12 Nov 2012
Implementation of FDI in multi-brand retail sector would amount to committing crime against the poor, former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha said on Sunday.
03 Jan 2014
Hyderabad: Union Commerce Minister Anand Sharma on Friday said his ministry is in the process of preparing a Cabinet note on Foreign Direct Investment norms for railways and Construction.
06 Dec 2012
FDI in retail is a "national imperative" and will benefit farmers and small traders immensely, Law Minister Ashwani Kumar said in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday.
08 Dec 2012
The United States has welcomed the decision of the Indian Parliament to allow FDI in multi-brand retail, noting that this is a win-win for all, from small businesses to farmers and consumers as well, besides deepening economic co-operation between the two countries.
22 Jan 2013
Expressing its concern over the Parliament’s nod to the Foreign Direct Investment in multi-bran retails, the Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to file its response within five weeks on how it intends to safeguard interests of small traders after FDI is allowed in retail sector.
05 Dec 2012
Opposing FDI in multi-brand retail, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) on Wednesday said pushing it will trigger social unrest in the country.
12 Jan 2013
BJP on Friday said the last word has not yet been said on the FDI in multi-brand retail issue and the party would revisit the decision of the UPA government if it comes to power.