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Government examining national strategy on artificial intelligence: Rao Inderjit Singh
NITI Aayog, after extensive consultation with various ministries and leading academicians, institutions, practitioners and industry players, had released India’s National Strategy for Artificial Intelligence (NSAI) in June 2018, outlining the proposed efforts in research, development, adoption and skilling in AI, planning minister said.
RBI approves Rs 57,128 crore dividend to govt for FY20
The board also discussed the proposal of setting up an Innovation Hub.
Additional Rs 40,000 crore allocated to MGNREGS under fifth tranche of Covid stimulus
This will help generating 300 crore of persondays in th...
Fiscal deficit at 135% of Budget Estimates in February
India's fiscal deficit at the end of February was 135.2% of the revised estimate for the fiscal year 2019-20, official data showed on Tuesday.
Govt departments to create over 2.6 lakh jobs between 2019 and 2021: Budget estimate
The strength of government establishments was 32,62,908 as on March 1, 2019, which will increase to 35,25,388 by the same date in 2021 — an increase of 2,62,480, it said. The budget documents give a break-up of the jobs likely to created in central government departments between 2019 and March 2021. The highest 79,353 jobs are estimated to be created in policing.
Mandatory for government departments to make 20 per cent handloom purchase from KVIC, registered weavers
As per the amended rule, "of all items of textiles required by the central government departments, it shall be mandatory to make procurement of at least 20 per cent, from amongst items of handloom origin, for exclusive purchase from KVIC and/ or handloom clusters".
Economic Survey 'disappointing', Modi govt selling dreams to people: Mayawati
In a series of tweets, BSP president Mayawati said: "Because of the wrong policies and programmes of the centre, rising poverty, inflation, unemployment etc. have led to constant shrinking of the per capita/family income of the people, yet the BJP government is selling dreams to them.
Infra development through PPP to spur growth, create job; Projects worth Rs 27,514 cr in FY20 till date
Infrastructure development through pubic-private partnership spurs economic growth besides crating jobs and a related committee has approved projects worth Rs 27,514 crore this fiscal till date, a budget document said.
Budget 2020: 20 tax-payer friendly ideas for the Finance Minister
ET Wealth reached out to financial services cos and taxpayers on what they want to see in this budget.
FM Nirmala Sitharaman wants to eradicate TB by 2025: Know causes, symptoms & treatment of the disease
Tuberculosis is among one of the biggest risks in India, and kills 1.5 mn people every year.
Edupreneurs hail Budget 2020; call 'Study In India', online courses the way forward
The industry has appreciated the Rs 99,300 cr allocation.
Union Budget 2019: Common person's expectations from Nirmala Sitharaman
On July 5, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the first Budget of Modi 2.0 government. The Union Budget affects multiple segme...
Centre committed to implement suburban rail for Bengaluru, says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
The Cabinet has cleared the proposal before it made its way into the budget text, the Minister told reporters in response to a volley of questions on the subject. Out of the Rs 18,600 crore project cost, the Centre and Karnataka will share 20% each, while 60% of the project financing will come from multilateral lending institutions, she said.
FPIs remain net buyers in Feb, invest Rs 24,617 crore
FPIs have been net buyers in the Indian markets since September 2019, the data showed.
India's fiscal deficit may shoot to 6.2% of GDP in FY21: Fitch Solutions
Stating that weak economic activity will likely see revenue collection contract in 2020-21, Fitch Solutions said receipts may contract by 1 per cent from a growth of 11.8 per cent previously.