Labour ministry drops the plan to corporatise EPFO
The ministry’s proposal to corporatise the EPFO had faced severe criticism from labour unions.
Ministry orders NIA probe into a hoax call to DIAL
This will be the second case to be investigated by the NIA under the newly amended Anti- h...
Devi Lal’s son among 10 inducted in Manohar Lal’s ministry
While Jat leader and JJP chief Dushyant Chautala was already the deputy CM, his un...
Green ministry seeks Rs 1.69 lakh crore grant to curb pollution woes
The ministry also sought Rs 62,438 crore for catchment area treatment and forest restoration grants and another Rs 1.35 lakh crore for meeting climate change goals – rejuvenating degraded land and the ground water levels in states.
HRD ministry directs JNU to review changes to emeritus ordinance
In a communication dated November 8, the HRD ministry had written to the Registrar of JNU stating that “since the ‘emeritus’ status is a title and not a post, the amendment made to Ordinance 32 of the University is required to be reviewed”, ET has learnt.
Supreme Court strikes down rules in amended Finance Act 2017 on tribunals
The Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down rules in the amended Finance Act 2017 on tribunals and directed the government to reformulate fresh norms with respect to appointment of tribunal members. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi directed the Ministry of law to conduct impact study and submit report to the apex court.
Board Meetings Today: SpiceJet, IRCTC, BHEL, ABB and Muthoot Finance
Muthoot Finance, HUDCO, NIA and Cadila Healthcare will be among firms that will disclose quarterly results on Wednesday.
Green ministry seeks Rs 1.69 lakh crore grant to curb pollution
The environment ministry, Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and top officials of Punjab and Haryana governments have faced the Supreme Court’s ire over “severe” levels of air pollution in Delhi-NCR and the lack of adequate steps taken to counter the menace.
Shriram Housing Finance raises Rs 700 crore
With a focus on both affordable and premium housing, the company plans to focus on six states.
Crisis doesn’t stop some India lenders getting global loans
Highly-rated firms have sought loans in the global market in recent months.
Finance Ministry says fundamental of Indian economy robust, reforms to stimulate investments
In a statement soon after Moody's lowered the outlook to negative from stable, the Finance Ministry said India continues to be among the fastest-growing major economies in the world. "India's relative standing remains unaffected," it said citing IMF's recent World Economic Outlook putting Indian economic growth at 6.1% in 2019.
Manmohan Singh nominated to parliamentary standing committee on finance
Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu has nominated former prime minister and senior Congress leader Manmohan Singh to the parliamentary standing committee on finance in place of party colleague Digvijaya Singh. Digvijaya Singh has now been nominated to the parliamentary standing committee on urban development by the chairman of the Upper House.
Finance ministry now notifying authority for any change in FDI policy
Four years after the Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999 (Fema) was amended to switch control on equity inflows from the central bank to the North Block, the finance ministry has finally notified Foreign Exchange Management (Non-debt Instruments) Rules, 2019 that deals with all forms of non-debt investments.
BRICS Summit: PM Modi calls for early opening of New Development Bank's regional office in India
"I request that the work of establishing the regional office of the NDB in India should be completed soon. This will give a boost to projects in our priority areas," Modi said as he offered full backing to the multilateral finance institution in promoting global growth.
Vedanta Limited emerges highest bidder for the Jamkhani coal block in auction
The approved per annum capacity of the mine is 2.6 million tonnes with an extractable reserve of 114 million tonnes. Once operational, it will provide fuel security, improve power availability and further strengthen the company’s aluminium operations and performance.
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