India’s GDP grew better than expected at 4.8 per cent during July to September 2013-14 (second quarter) led by the agriculture, industrial and financial services sectors.
India’s exports grew at the fastest pace in over two years at 13.47 per cent in October, bringing hopes of a revival.
An expert group under former Planning Commission member Kirit Parikh on Wednesday recommended an immediate `5 per litre hike in diesel, `250 on subsidised domestic LPG cylinders and `4 per litre on ke
PSU banks will offer cheap loans to consumers to buy two-wheelers, televisions, washing machines, air-conditioners and refrigerators, among others, in an attempt to stimulate demand and boost growth.
Users of Google’s instant messaging service (also known as GTalk) on Wednesday complained that the messages sent using the popular chat services were being delivered to the wrong recipients.
The cash-strapped government on Wednesday announced a slew of austerity measures including a ban on creation of new posts and forbidding conferences at five-star hotels.
To make it easier to do business in India, a committee led by former Sebi chairman M. Damodaran has recommended disincentivising use of civil courts in contractual disputes, weeding out unwanted regulations and proper due diligence before setting up new regulatory authorities, among others.
Hitting back at the Opposition for focusing only on “one bad year”, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday assured industry that the government will leave no stone unturned to ensure that the Indian