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  Business   Economy  19 Apr 2017

Business, Economy, 19 Apr 2017

NITI Aayog and Modi to hold meeting on Sunday

The meeting is schedule to take place at Rastrapati Bhavan on Sunday.

19 Apr 2017 9:47 PM

Jaitley confident of Vijay Mallya's extradition to India

FM said that investigative agencies are doing their best to ensure extradition of controversial businessman.

19 Apr 2017 5:07 PM

Technology is solution to all problems in transport sector: Suresh Prabhu

Railways plays a key role in Make in India, referring to two locomotive factories in joint venture model with global companies.

19 Apr 2017 4:58 PM

Panagariya asks states to play role in enacting reforms

NITI Aayog vice chairman has asked states to enact reforms relating to state subjects, especially land leasing.

19 Apr 2017 3:56 PM

Govt wants `freedom from debt' for farmers: Patil

Freedom from debt' scheme will cost Rs 10,000 crore instead of Rs 30,000 crore needed for loan-waiver.

19 Apr 2017 3:26 PM


UBI can work only if welfare schemes are phased out: CEA

Universal basic income (UBI) will guarantee all citizens enough income to cover their basic needs.

19 Apr 2017 2:45 PM

PM Modi to inaugurate 'Textiles India' on June 30

Programme will witness Union Ministers and policymakersdeliberate upon issues faced by the sector.

19 Apr 2017 1:54 PM

Housing sales drop in top 8 cities in January-March

Launches of new homes dipped 19.46 per cent in the first quarter of 2017 to 22,897 units.

19 Apr 2017 1:53 PM

Economic growth rate may not reflect impact of demonetisation

Arvind Subramanium says demonetisation impact may take a few months to assess.

19 Apr 2017 1:38 PM

Farm loan write-offs may hurt India's economy

India's total public sector debt, as a share of gross domestic product, stands at around 66 per cent.

19 Apr 2017 12:39 PM


'India moving forward to become major destination for FDI'

India under Modi has emerged as among the favourite destinations for foreign investors.

19 Apr 2017 11:50 AM

India in $175-mn loan pact with WB to improve water management

The project will strengthen the capacity of institutions to assess the water situation in their regions.

19 Apr 2017 11:21 AM

RBI asks banks to closely monitor loans to telecom sector

Telecom sector has a debt of about Rs 4.6 lakh crore even as it is faces pressure on revenues.

19 Apr 2017 9:26 AM