28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government and the Reserve Bank have reached a consensus on the structure for the proposed interest-rate setting Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said yesterday.
24 Aug 2015
STOCKOLM: Online music streamer Spotify defended itself after angry users accused it of abusive personal data collection by asking for access to their contacts and photos.
26 Aug 2015
Amethi: A revenue court today ordered return of the land sold to Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust by an industrial house to Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Development Corporation (UPSIDC).
15 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said he will transform the state into a 'super industrial state' within next few years, while reiterating government's focus to improve lives of distressed farmers.
21 Aug 2015
Washington: With strategic convergence of India's Act East policy and America's re-balance to the Asia Pacific region, the US has developed a three-pronged approach for maritime cooperation with the country that includes upgrading the bilateral partnership in this sphere.
16 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Those hiring a full-time domestic help may soon have to pay them a minimum salary of Rs 9,000 per month, compulsory paid leave of 15 days a year, and maternity leave to boot.
06 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government has asked the pollution control boards to initiate action against industrial units discharging contaminated effluents in river Ganga, Union Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Uma Bharti informed the Lok Sabha today.
19 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government today said there is no 'immediate plan' to permit foreign direct investment in the country's coffee and rubber plantation sector.
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Amid continuous disruptions in Rajya Sabha, BJP today accused Congress of adopting a 'hit and run' policy by not allowing the government to speak on the allegations it was raising in the House.
09 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Joining the debate over the powers of RBI Governor in setting policy rate, bank's former head C Rangarajan today said the government can do away with the veto power of Governor but the majority of members in the Monetary Policy Committee should be from the apex bank.