Roads, power to grab lion's share of proposed investment in infra

New Delhi, Nov. 18 -- Roads, power, housing and telecom projects are expected to receive the lion's share of the National Democratic Alliance government's (NDA's) proposed Rs.100 trillion infrastructu... Read More

India needs explosive pace of technological growth: Amitabh Kant

New Delhi, Nov. 17 -- India cannot afford to be incremental in its approach and needs explosive pace of technological growth, chief executive officer of government's policy think-tank Niti Aayog said ... Read More

India needs to curb tendency to excessively legislate, says Bibek Debroy

New Delhi, Nov. 15 -- India needs curb the tendency to excessively legislate, Chairman of Prime Minister Economic Advisory Council Bibek Debroy said on Friday. "There is a great planning commission m... Read More

Roads, energy, housing, telecom to drive NDA's Rs.100-trn infrastructure push

New Delhi, Nov. 14 -- Roads, power, including renewables, housing and telecom projects are expected to get the lion's share of the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) proposed Rs.100 trillion infrast... Read More

Govt will ensure J&K farmers get fair value for premium crops: FM

New Delhi, Nov. 12 -- The Centre guarantees fair value for premium crops, such as apples, saffron, peaches and walnuts, grown in Jammu and Kashmir, besides ensuring that the produce reaches all parts ... Read More

Lithium Urban plans to foray into logistics business

New Delhi, Nov. 11 -- Electric cab services firm Lithium Urban Technologies plans to foray into the logistics segment and plug gaps in the last-mile connectivity area, head of external relations of th... Read More

RBI announces slew of measures to push digital payments in India

New Delhi, Nov. 9 -- The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday announced fresh steps to push digital payments in India, including removing charges on online fund transfer system National Electronic Fu... Read More

Analysts dismiss Moody's downgrade in India outlook

New Delhi, Nov. 8 -- Analysts on Friday dismissed ratings agency Moody's Investor Services' change in outlook for India's sovereign rating (Baa2) to negative from stable. They said that the country's ... Read More

Demonetization 3rd anniversary: How digital payments picked up post note ban

New Delhi, Nov. 8 -- The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government's massive currency culling exercise three years ago has brought India's payments system at an inflection point, where cash transa... Read More

PNB reports Rs.507 cr net profit in July-September quarter

New Delhi, Nov. 6 -- State-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) on Tuesday posted a net profit of '507.05 crore in the quarter to September against a '4,532.35 crore loss a year ago on the back of a decli... Read More