30 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: A section of legal experts yesterday was of the view that Gujarat government's decision to give 10 percent reservation to the Economically Backward Classes (EBCs) would not stand the current legal test though some felt it can survive if the apex court were to reconsider its 1992 judgement.
29 Apr 2016
Ahmedabad: Under pressure due to Patel quota agitation, BJP government in Gujarat today announced 10 percent reservation for the economically backward among upper castes, which include Patidars, with a family income cap of Rs 6 lakh a year to avail the benefit.
29 Apr 2016
United Nations: A cautious fiscal policy and lower inflation coupled with reforms in some areas are putting India on its trajectory to hit a 7.8 percent growth rate, according to a UN economics specialist
29 Apr 2016
Gandhinagar: Facing the heat over Patel quota agitation, the BJP government in Gujarat today announced 10 percent reservation for the economically backward among upper castes up to an annual family income of Rs 6 lakh, but the Hardik Patel-led outfit rejected it.
24 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Sexual offences against women are increasing and such crimes have to be dealt with strictly and no leniency should be shown to the offenders, Delhi High Court said, as it increased the imprisonment awarded to a convict from three to seven years.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Indian economy is projected to expand by 7.6 percent in 2016-17 and accelerate to 7.8 percent in 2017-18, mainly on the back of domestic consumption demand aided by steady employment and a relatively low inflation, a UN report for the Asia-Pacific said today.
23 Apr 2016
New Delhi: National passenger carrier Air India yesterday said that it has commenced additional flights on Delhi-Indore sector from April 22.
27 Apr 2016
Visakhapatnam: A huge fire was still raging in a biodiesel factory in Duvvada Special Economic Zone (SEZ), more than 15 hours after it broke out, police said today.
06 Aug 2011
The complaints against the Singapore-based online survey company Speak Asia which duped crores from clients by promising huge payments for filling its surveys has reached Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Indore. At least 20 clients of the company have submitted their complaints to the special wing of the state police.
19 Apr 2016
New York: The global economic situation is "grim" and "worrisome" and that has prompted the nations to put up "firewalls" around their own systems to save themselves from the slowdown and grow within the limitations, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said.