New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Mobile networks are likely to be set up in the Naxal-affected areas in 15 months under the Universal Service Obligation Fund scheme, Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Monday.
Monday, July 21, 2014 5:48:04 PM
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) The government Monday said it is studying the official auditor's observation that state-owned oil companies overcharged customers for five years by Rs.26,626 crore.
Monday, July 21, 2014 5:38:03 PM
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Cybercrime has emerged as a major threat for businesses across the country as acknowledged by an overwhelming 89 percent of executives surveyed, a KPMG report here Monday said.
Monday, July 21, 2014 5:08:09 PM
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday ended trade 48.65 points or 0.19 percent up as fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) stocks surged.
Monday, July 21, 2014 4:34:04 PM
The recently concluded BRICS annual summit held in Brazil resulted in the important Fortaleza Declaration and Action Plan from the leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The joint declaration has some important points that highlight the importance of this year's summit.
Monday, July 21, 2014 1:14:03 PM
During the financial crisis of 2008, there was a prevailing view among asset managers that a sell-off in developed market (DM) equities would not lead to a downturn in emerging market (EM) equities, especially in Asia. This 'decoupling' theory was supported by the fact that Asia could decouple from DM and US demand. It was argued that intra-Asian demand had become more important for Asian exports than DM demand. Further, the loss of DM demand would be offset by China, thus providing a buffer for Asian exporters.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:30:09 PM
Shimla, July 21 (IANS) A new policy by the Himachal Pradesh government to allot trees, instead of timber or wood, at subsidized rates for constructing or repairing houses has streamlined the process in the state, an official said.
Monday, July 21, 2014 11:14:10 AM
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday was trading 176.65 points or 0.69 percent up as oil and gas stocks surged.
Monday, July 21, 2014 9:56:13 AM
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) India's olive oil imports declined by 10 percent to 10,718 tonnes in the financial year 2013-14 due to a sharp jump in prices in the global markets, according to data released by the industry association.
Sunday, July 20, 2014 4:06:04 PM
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) World Bank group President Jim Yong Kim will be on a three-day visit to India starting Monday to review the bank's supported projects and understand the development priorities of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
Sunday, July 20, 2014 3:36:07 PM
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