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OBOR & India: Is China serious?

Sovereignty to them meant “sovereignty for their own self and own state”, and the rest did not matter.

22 May 2017 12:47 AM

BJP govt scores high on hype, low on delivery

The failure to create jobs is another example of the yawning gap between promise and delivery.

21 May 2017 12:09 AM

Go public to refute China over OBOR

India’s objections relating to sovereignty concerns has simply been glossed over by China.

16 May 2017 12:08 AM

India jumps 73 spots to 26 rank in WB's power list: Goyal

Govt's rural electrification programme is proceeding swiftly, with over 13,000 villages electrified out of a total of 18,452.

14 May 2017 4:27 PM

World Bank, DIPP discuss 'ease of doing biz' ranking

World Bank carries out this exercise ever year for the purpose of ranking countries on their ease of doing business.

27 Apr 2017 10:10 AM


Arun Jaitley takes up H-1B issue with US govt official

Arun Jaitley is in the US to attend the annual spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.

22 Apr 2017 12:59 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

Jaitley to attend WB, IMF, G20 meets in US

Finance Minister will be leaving tomorrow and also meet will hold meetings with American CEOs and institutional and pension fund investors.

18 Apr 2017 4:06 PM

Note ban will have positive impact in long term

World Bank said before demonetisation India relied on cash to a greater extent than other large emerging markets.

18 Apr 2017 9:50 AM

CBDT eyes better rank; issues PAN, TAN in a day

The World Bank ranks a country on how easy it is for private companies to follow regulations in 11 areas.

12 Apr 2017 6:22 AM


World Bank commits $100 mn for health project in Uttarakhand

One of components of project would entail engaging private sector for health services.

25 Mar 2017 7:55 PM

Indus row: India agrees to redesign Miyar plant

Talks on 2 other disputed projects in US next month.

22 Mar 2017 12:42 AM

With rocketing population, Pak to conduct first census in 19 yrs

In 2015, the World Bank estimated Pakistan's population at 188.9 million but the country uses the official 1998 figure of 134.7 million.

03 Mar 2017 8:45 AM

Mumbai: World Bank CEO visits Asia's largest slum Dharavi

During her first official visit to India, Georgevia will see the operations of bank-supported suburban rail system in Mumbai starting.

01 Mar 2017 11:30 AM

Exporters may save upto Rs 15,000

India was among the 110 members of the 164-member World Trade Organisation who signed the TFA last week.

01 Mar 2017 6:28 AM


World Bank CEO travels in Mumbai local from Churchgate to Dadar

During her first official visit to India, Georgevia will see the operations of the Bank-supported rail system in Mumbai starting on Tuesday.

28 Feb 2017 12:38 PM

Anganwadi workers to get smartphones in C'garh: Minister

Anganwadi workers presently maintain 11 separate registers and it takes a long time for the reports to reach the district HQs manually.

20 Feb 2017 7:40 PM

‘America First’: A dark shadow for the world

Trump emphatically restated old themes, combining populism and nationalism, standard fare in his pre-election stump speeches.

23 Jan 2017 4:52 AM

2017 heralds a tectonic shift in India’s economy

Even as the Indian economy makes strides towards progress, there are still some challenges that will have to be faced.

22 Jan 2017 6:28 AM

India's growth rate cut, China picks up

India, however, continues to be the fastest growing countries among emerging economies.

17 Jan 2017 3:55 AM