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Private Companies Now Allowed to Take Part in Planetary Exploration: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that private companies will be allowed to take part in planetary exploration, outer space travel among other...

Government to Establish Atomic Energy Research Reactor; Set Up Facilities in PPP Mode

Announcing reforms in the atomic energy sector, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the government will establish a research reactor and also set...

Union Government Raises FDI Limit From 49% to 74% for Defence Manufacturing

In a big-bang reform measure, according to Finance News, the Union government has decided to raise the limit for foreign direct investment (FDI) for...

Union Government Permits Commercial Coal Mining

In a major reform, Finance News suggests that the Union government has decided to permit commercial mining of coal. Speaking to the media here on...

Rs 4,000 Crore Plan for Herbal Cultivation Includes Ganga River Banks, Informs Finance Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday informed that a corridor of medicinal plants would be created on the banks of the Ganga and for...

Finance Minister’s Announcements Will Boost MSMEs: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hailed the announcements made by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to aid the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs),...

Centre to Provide Rs 2,500 Crore EPF Support for Workers: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Wednesday that the Centre will provide Rs 2,500 crore EPF support for businesses, workers for three more months. The...

Scheme to Spur Mobile Phone, Semiconductor Manufacturing Soon: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said a scheme on encourage manufacturing of mobile phones, semiconductor packaging and electronic equipment is on the anvil. Making...

India Still Projected To Be The Fastest Growing Economy Among G-20 Nations

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said in the Lok Sabha that growth has decelerated, but there is no slump and India is still...

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Measures To Boost Export and Housing Sector

With GDP growth sliding to six-year low of 5 per cent in April-June quarter and several sectors facing low demand, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman...

Is Budget 2019-20 a Hope for India’s Development?

Since the time Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set a bold target of making India a $5 trillion economy by 2024 at a NITI...

Nirmala Sitharaman on Budget 2019-20: Adopt Electric Vehicles, Public Transport to Avoid Polluting Fuels

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that the tax proposals in the Union Budget for FY20 on fossil fuels and electric cars must push...

Is surgical strike the ultimate answer to Pakistan fueled terrorism?

The attacks on Indian military bases in Sunjwan, Uri and Pathankot are not routine militancy Like every time, this time also Pakistan denied...

India China’s Fight Over the Doklam Plateau Explained

By Ruchika Verma India and China have an old history of disputes This time, the dispute is regarding the Dokplam Plateau The area is...

For the first time, 874 Women will join the Military Police: Indian Army sanctions

New Delhi, India, September 9, 2017: Opening more doors of opportunity for women in the force, the Indian Army has inducted 874 women in...

Earning less than 35,000 pounds? New UK ‘visa’ law may get you out of the country

New Delhi: The British Government has decreed that the people who are working on a Tier-2 visa and have an annual income of fewer than...

Bank accounts and Toilets: India’s corruption markers

San Francisco: Bank accounts and toilets—these are the places to look at to figure out where India stands in its fight against corruption, said Nirmala...

US to host US-India trade policy forum

Washington: US Trade Representative Michael Froman will host the ninth ministerial-level meeting of the US-India Trade Policy Forum (TPF) here on Oct 29 to discuss...

Trade deficit with China at $8 bn in April-May: Sitharaman

 New Delhi: India's trade deficit with China touched $8 billion during April-May of this fiscal, while  the figure for 2014-15 has grown to $48.47 billion...

No plans to introduce FDI in e-commerce retail: Sitharaman

New Delhi The government has no plans to bring in foreign direct investment (FDI) in e-commerce retail, parliament was informed on Wednesday. "No such proposal is...

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