Congress won't support easing of FDI norms in defence: Anand Sharma
Noting that "there is no national consensus" on easing of FDI norms in the defence sector, Congress today said it would not support the move as "we cannot have those checks removed" in such a sensitive sector.
Opposition to challenge government’s defence FDI notification
Opposition parties are likely to challenge the government’s decision to allow u...
Bihar polls will drive third nail in BJP's coffin: Jairam Ramesh
On the uncertainty over the merger of Janata Parivar outfits, seen as key fa...
Jairam Ramesh hits back at Venkaih Naidu on special category status to Andhra Pradesh
The former Union Minister hit back at Naidu, who recently asked the Congress why the provision was not included in the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014.
Supreme Court rejects telecom companies' pleas for licence extension
SC dismissed plea of telecom operators, including Vodafone and Bharti Airtel, seeking extension of their second generation (2G) spectrum licences.
Photos of President, PM, CJI may feature in government advertisements: Supreme Court
Bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi approved the suggestions given by a three-member committee on regulation of public advertisements, barring a few exceptions.
iGate CEO Ashok Vemuri resigns months after merger with Capgemini
Vemuri, whose exit was widely speculated around the time Capgemini bought iGate, may walk away with a multi-million dollar exit package.
Wipro expands group executive council; inducts new COO, presidents
The latest move comes a few weeks after the company names TCS veteran Neemuchwala as its COO & elevated company veterans as presidents.
A new kid on the 'BLK': What’s different about this indie outfit
The Singaporean ad-market Joji Jacob, launched a creative outfit called BLK J (pronounced as 'Block J') along with three colleagues from DDB.
Congress flays move to put FDI in retail to parliamentary vote
As Parliament today began discussing FDI in retail under a rule entailing voting, Congress did not hide its displeasure.
Booster shot for market will come from RBI; Fed meet to be non-event
The market has maturely responded to govt initiatives. The reform spree is on the fast track, wherein the executive decisions are taken at break neck speed.
Expect market to move up decently for the next few years: Pramerica MF
"It is a fantastic time if someone has a three to five-year vision to go and own these stocks but immediate gain is dependent on one executive decision," Mantri said.
Trade minister Anand Sharma accuses US of protectionism ahead of visits
Trade minister accused US of excessive trade protectionism, launching a broadside that coincided with visit of a top US official.
India rejects US allegations; says IPR regime WTO compliant
India today asserted that its laws are fully compliant with international agreements and the country has never deviated from global practices.
Major economic reforms after general elections: Montek Singh
He, however, assured businesses and investors and that current slowness in growth is only a temporary phenomenon and India would soon bounce back.
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