02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Growth in eight core industries slowed in 1.8 percent in January, the lowest in 13 months, which along with a slowdown in the manufacturing sector has raised hopes of a rate cut by RBI.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Commerce and Industry Ministry on Monday sought imposition of import duty on cement in order to boost exports from the country and provide a level playing field to domestic manufacturers of the commodity.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry and the Reserve Bank have agreed to inflation rate targeting under which the apex bank will aim to lower retail inflation to six percent by January 2016 and further to around four percent by March next year.
26 Feb 2015
New York: Twitter is playing an important role in helping ordinary citizens and advocacy groups gain greater influence than so-called authority figures who would have dominated policy decisions till a decade ago, a new study reveals.
27 Feb 2015
Beijing: Sri Lanka has shifted its foreign policy "back to centre" in the interest of its people, Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said today as he dismissed the notion that the new government is moving away from China to warm up ties with India.
18 Feb 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government has increased the minimum monthly wage for industrial labourers and those engaged in brick-kilns by Rs 173.25.
20 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: In a bid to attract investments into the aerospace, defence and aviation sectors, the Andhra Pradesh Government said it is mulling to set up related industrial hubs in the state.
23 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to announce policy initiatives on some of the key recommendations made by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money to combat the menace of illicit funds, stashed within the country and overseas, when he presents the Budget on February 28.
02 Jan 2015
Raipur: Chhattisgarh government would soon announce its new policies in four different sectors, including industry and information technology, to meet the objectives of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' vision.
12 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Industrial production growth rate slowed to 1.7 percent in December last year on sequential basis mainly due to a contraction in the mining and quarrying sector.