06 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Home Ministry has raised objections in allowing foreign direct investment in highly-sensitive areas of the Railways sector, saying such a move may compromise security of the country's largest transportation network.
22 May 2016
New Delhi: India's net FDI flows are expected to rise further this fiscal to USD 38 billion on emergence of some "positive signs" such as regulatory easing in select sectors and reform measures initiated by the government, says a report.
17 Jul 2013
The series of foreign direct investment proposal approved by the Union Cabinet in key areas of defence, insurance and telecom along with others would provide the much needed boost to the Indian economy, a top Indian industry leader has said.
10 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Air India has not transferred any route to private airlines in the last three years and the national carrier's liabilities have been on the rise, government said in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
22 Jan 2012
Several major international airlines seem to be wary of picking up stakes in the loss-making Indian carriers at this stage, even as the government plans to take steps to allow them to do so.
28 Oct 2016
New Delhi: 15 Pakistani soldiers have been killed while an unestimated number have been injured in retaliatory firing by Indian forces.
08 Jan 2015
Chennai: The increase in foreign direct investment (FDI) limit by 23 percent to 49 percent is expected to alleviate the capital pressure on Indian private non-life insurers, global credit rating agency Moody's Investor Service (MIS) said on Thursday.
20 Sep 2016
Kanpur: India's chief coach Anil Kumble on Tuesday offered his condolences to indian soldiers who lost their lives in Uri attack on Sunday.
06 Mar 2016
New Delhi: With the government taking steps to improve ease of doing business and attract foreign investment, FDI inflows into the services sector grew by 85.5 per cent to USD 4.25 billion in April-December period.
25 Nov 2013
New Delhi: The Cabinet deferred the consideration of proposals to relax foreign direct investment norms in the housing sector and to reduce the FDI cap to 49 percent in critical areas of the pharma segment.