West Bengal finance minister presents Rs.4 crore deficit budget

West Bengal finance minister presents Rs.4 crore deficit budget

🕔11:18, 28.Feb 2015

Kolkata, Feb 28  West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra presented a Rs. 1,38,370.01 crore budget in the state assembly, with an estimated deficit of Rs.4 crore. The state’s own income for the financial year beginning April 1, 2015 is expected

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Odisha government gets two more months over 18 mines’ fate

Odisha government gets two more months over 18 mines’ fate

🕔11:16, 28.Feb 2015

Bhubaneswar, Feb 28  The Odisha government has been granted another two months by the Supreme Court to decide on the fate of 18 iron and manganese ore mines in the state whose leases are due for renewal, an official said.

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Distinction Between Different types of Foreign Investments Done Away

Distinction Between Different types of Foreign Investments Done Away

🕔11:15, 28.Feb 2015

Procedure  simplified for Indian Companies to Attract Foreign Investment  By TN Ashok  Economics Editor  New Delhi, Feb 28: Finance Minister  Arun Jaitley has proposed to do away with the distinction between different types of foreign investments, especially between foreign portfolio

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Scientists are India’s pride: PM

Scientists are India’s pride: PM

🕔11:13, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 28 Referring to them as India’s pride, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday praised the dedication, determination and untiring efforts of scientists on National Science Day. “National Science Day is an occasion to remember the dedication, determination and

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Jaitley set to present India’s national budget

Jaitley set to present India’s national budget

🕔11:11, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 28  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was set to present India’s national budget for 2015-16 amid high expectations from all stakeholders in lifting overall growth, reinforced by the positive agenda set by the Economic Survey for “big bang”

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The Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and I&B, Arun Jaitley departs from North Block to Parliament House to present the General Budget 2015-16

The Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and I&B, Arun Jaitley departs from North Block to Parliament House to present the General Budget 2015-16

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President of India Pranab Mukherjee meeting with Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance Jayant Sinha MOS (Finance)

President of India Pranab Mukherjee meeting with Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance Jayant Sinha MOS (Finance)

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The MoS for Environment and Energy of Maldives, Dr. Abdullahi Majeed calling on the Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan,

The MoS for Environment and Energy of Maldives, Dr. Abdullahi Majeed calling on the Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan,

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Expectations Ride High on Jaitley’s 2nd Budget

Expectations Ride High on Jaitley’s 2nd Budget

🕔10:49, 28.Feb 2015

Corporate Sector and Individuals Expect Tax Breaks By TN Ashok   Economic Affairs Editor New Delhi, Feb 28 : Expectations of tax breaks ride high on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley”s 2nd budget under the Modi led BJP led NDA government as

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Banks to be capitalised on efficiency – Signal to non performing FI’s to Exit?

Banks to be capitalised on efficiency – Signal to non performing FI’s to Exit?

🕔10:43, 28.Feb 2015

By TN Ashok    Economics Editor New Delhi, Feb 28: The 2014-`15 Economic Survey presented to Parliament by the Modi led BJP led NDA government has outlined a reforms package for psu banks which includes exiting the non performing banks with

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Russian parliament chairman views Lok Sabha proceedings

Russian parliament chairman views Lok Sabha proceedings

🕔09:46, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 28  Russia’s State Duma Chairman Sergei Naryshkin, on a two-day official visit to India, Thursday witnessed proceedings of the Lok Sabha and was introduced to the house by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. Naryshkin, who is to give a

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India-Russia relationship has huge untapped potential: President

India-Russia relationship has huge untapped potential: President

🕔09:45, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 28  President Pranab Mukherjee said the economic dimension of bilateral relationship between India and Russia has “huge untapped potential”. In an interaction with visiting Russian State Duma Chairman Sergey Naryshkin at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, Mukherjee said the

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Russia appreciates India’s stand against sanctions

Russia appreciates India’s stand against sanctions

🕔09:44, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 28  Amid Western threats to impose tougher sanctions on Russia over Ukraine, Moscow Friday appreciated India’s stand and said both countries stood for “non-interference in the domestic affairs” of other nations. Sergey Naryshkin, Speaker of the Russian

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Russia pushes for setting up BRICS parliamentary forum

Russia pushes for setting up BRICS parliamentary forum

🕔09:42, 28.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 27 Pushed increasingly into a corner by western sanctions over Ukraine, Russia Friday stressed on the relevance of the Russia-India-China troika in “ensuring international and regional stability and security” and setting up a BRICS inter-parliamentary forum. Sergey

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PM Modi Assures Changes in Land Acquisition Bill if it’s anti farmer

PM Modi Assures Changes in Land Acquisition Bill if it’s anti farmer

🕔21:37, 27.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi riding against a tide of opposition on the land acquisition bill today assured the lok sabha that government was ready to make changes in the law if there is anything against farmers

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Economic Survey Projects 8% Growth Rate for Coming Year

Economic Survey Projects 8% Growth Rate for Coming Year

🕔21:35, 27.Feb 2015

Double-Digit Economic Growth Possibile Political Mandate for Reform against Benign External Environment Scope for Big Bang Reforms now  By TN Ashok     Economic Affairs Editor New Delhi, Feb 27 The Indian Economy has braved the global economic slowdown and the domestic

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Russian parliament chairman views Lok Sabha proceedings

Russian parliament chairman views Lok Sabha proceedings

🕔17:34, 27.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 26 Russia’s State Duma Chairman Sergei Naryshkin, on a two-day official visit to India, Thursday witnessed proceedings of the Lok Sabha and was introduced to the house by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. Naryshkin, who is to give a

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Russia pushes for setting up BRICS parliamentary forum

Russia pushes for setting up BRICS parliamentary forum

🕔17:16, 27.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 27 Pushed increasingly into a corner by western sanctions over Ukraine, Russia Friday stressed on the relevance of the Russia-India-China troika in “ensuring international and regional stability and security” and setting up a BRICS inter-parliamentary forum. Sergey

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Sergey Naryshkin, Speaker of the Russian parliament with Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

Sergey Naryshkin, Speaker of the Russian parliament with Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

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Economic Survey says double-digit growth possible, inflation easing

Economic Survey says double-digit growth possible, inflation easing

🕔14:55, 27.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 27  India’s Economic Survey has projected growth at over 8 percent for the next fiscal and said inflation was easing while setting the agenda for “big-bang” reforms to further drive expansion, prune wasteful expenditure and promote investments

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