01 Apr 2015
Kochi: Farmers face uncertainty over the Centre's interest subvention scheme which enabled them to avail short-term crop loans at lower interest rate, says a former Congress union minister from Kerala.
31 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Investments in Sukanya Samriddhi Account, the special deposit scheme for girl child, will earn higher interest rate of 9.2 percent, while the rate on popular tax saving Public Provident Fund has been retained at 8.7 percent for 2015-16.
30 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday urged Congress president Sonia Gandhi to consider the land acquisition bill in the national interest and not on political grounds.
29 Mar 2015
Jodhpur: If governments discharge their duties responsibly, there would not be any need of public interest litigations, a senior judge of the Supreme Court has said.
10 Mar 2015
Islamabad: A court on Tuesday issued a bailable arrest warrant against former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf for continuously staying away from the hearing in the murder case of Lal Masjid cleric Ghazi Abdul Rasheed.
19 Mar 2015
Ahmedabad: BJP President Amit Shah has said that national interest was the priority for his party in Jammu and Kashmir where anti-national activities would not be allowed.
16 Mar 2015
New Delhi: With interest in India-EU FTA being revived, the auto industry is concerned that any concessions in the sector on demands by the bloc would have far reaching consequences for it and have an impact on the Modi government's Make in India initiative.
19 Mar 2015
New Delhi: RBI is fully prepared to deal with any volatility in Indian markets, due to US Federal Reserve's policy action on interest rates, and normalcy will be ensured, Governor Raghuram Rajan said.
09 Mar 2015
Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said the chief minister of a state should be trusted to decide what is in the interest of his state, otherwise it was better to "dispense" the state governments and rule from the Centre directly.
04 Mar 2015
Dhaka: A Bangladesh court on Wednesday upheld the arrest warrants issued against opposition leader and former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia in two graft cases involving over USD 650,000 which could see her jailed for life.