FDI in India grew by 6% to $42bn in 2019: UNCTAD

FDI in India grew by 6% to $42bn in 2019: UNCTAD

🕔21:36, 13.Jun 2019

United Nations, June 13 (IANS) Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in India grew by 6 per cent to $42 billion last year, according to the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). “Investment was strong in manufacturing, communication and financial services —

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India-China trade imbalance: Xi promises to simplify regulations further

India-China trade imbalance: Xi promises to simplify regulations further

🕔21:31, 13.Jun 2019

Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), June 13 (IANS) China has simplified some regulations related to import of certain goods from India to address the trade imbalance as President Xi Jinping on Thursday told Prime Minister Narendra Modi here that he will be taking further

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REC Celebrates World Blood Donor Day, Organizes Blood Donation Drive with Lions Blood Bank

REC Celebrates World Blood Donor Day, Organizes Blood Donation Drive with Lions Blood Bank

🕔21:03, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, 13th June 2019 India’s leading power sector financer REC Limited (A Navratna – Government of India Enterprise) celebrated World Blood Donor by organizing a blood donation drive at its Corporate Office on 13th June 2019 in collaboration with Lions

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PM Modi to visit Russia in early September as Chief Guest for Eastern Economic Forum

PM Modi to visit Russia in early September as Chief Guest for Eastern Economic Forum

🕔21:00, 13.Jun 2019

Bishkek, June 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Russia in early September to be chief guest at the Eastern Economic Forum meeting and will also hold discussions with President Vladimir Putin as part of the India-Russia annual bilateral summit.

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Modi hai to mumkin hai: Pompeo hails leader of world’s most populous democracy

Modi hai to mumkin hai: Pompeo hails leader of world’s most populous democracy

🕔20:51, 13.Jun 2019

New York, June 13 (IANS) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo praised Indian Prime Minister as a “new kind of leader for the world’s most populous democracy”, and quoted Narendra Modi’s election slogan in Hindi, “Modi hai to mumkin hai” (“Modi

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India makes formal request to Malaysia for Zakir’s extradition

India makes formal request to Malaysia for Zakir’s extradition

🕔20:40, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) India has made a formal request to Malaysia for extradition of Zakir Naik, a radical Mumbai-based preacher who is wanted in India in cases of money laundering an hate speeches. Naik, who used to preach on

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HUDCO Celebrates Nirjala Ekadashi

HUDCO Celebrates Nirjala Ekadashi

🕔20:33, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13 Housing & Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), organized a community lunch, a ‘Bhandara’, at the India Habitat Centre complex, on June 13, 2019 on the occasion of Nirjala Ekadashi. Dr. M Ravi Kanth, CMD HUDCO distributed water

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Maharashtra Governor calls bringing a policy for promotion of Cultivation and Consumption of Nutricereals

Maharashtra Governor calls bringing a policy for promotion of Cultivation and Consumption of Nutricereals

🕔20:27, 13.Jun 2019

Mumbai, June 13 The Governor of Maharashtra Vidyasagar Rao has asked ministers for agriculture, women and child welfare, food and civil supplies and tribal affairs to work closely to introduce a policy of procurement and distribution of Nutricereals through public

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High level meeting to review progress of DFC work held at NCR Headquarters

High level meeting to review progress of DFC work held at NCR Headquarters

🕔20:22, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13 On 13.06.19 a high level review meeting on progress of Dedicated Freight Corridor was held among officers of North Central Railway and Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation India Limited (DFCCIL). This meeting chaired by Sri Rajiv Chaudhry,

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Pak must take action against terror, PM Modi tells Chinese President

Pak must take action against terror, PM Modi tells Chinese President

🕔19:52, 13.Jun 2019

Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), June 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said Pakistan must take concrete action against terrorism affecting India to create an atmosphere for peaceful bilateral relations, as the issue came up during his meeting with Chinese President Xi

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FDI in India grew by 6% to $42bn in 2019: UNCTAD

FDI in India grew by 6% to $42bn in 2019: UNCTAD

🕔13:33, 13.Jun 2019

United Nations, June 13  Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in India grew by 6 per cent to $42 billion last year, according to the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). “Investment was strong in manufacturing, communication and financial services —

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JGU launches Young Global Business Leader programme

JGU launches Young Global Business Leader programme

🕔13:00, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13  As technology and shifting battles of globalisation transform the workplace, the OP Jindal Global University has launched a new one-year certificate programme for developing graduates into global business leaders, the program will skill up fresh graduates

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17 killed in storms, rain in UP

17 killed in storms, rain in UP

🕔12:58, 13.Jun 2019

Lucknow, June 13  Seventeen persons have died in separate incidents of dust storms, lightning and rain in various parts of Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours. According to reports, four persons died in Siddharthanagar, three in Deoria, three in

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NDDB urges finance minister to rationalize taxes on dairy items

NDDB urges finance minister to rationalize taxes on dairy items

🕔10:58, 13.Jun 2019

Anand, June 13  The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) has called upon the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to rationalize direct and indirect taxes on dairy items and reduce the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on ‘ghee’ and flavoured milk,

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Government to introduce SEZ amendment bill in Parliament

Government to introduce SEZ amendment bill in Parliament

🕔10:56, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13 The Central government will introduce the Special Economic Zones (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the ensuing session of the Parliament. Accordingly, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its approval to introduce

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Government ratifies convention on tax treaty related changes against BEPS

Government ratifies convention on tax treaty related changes against BEPS

🕔10:54, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13  The Union cabinet has approved the ratification of an international convention which enables the implementation of tax treaty related changes to achieve anti-abuse “Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS)”. Accordingly, the Union cabinet chaired by Prime

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Cabinet approves agreement with Kyrgyzstan

Cabinet approves agreement with Kyrgyzstan

🕔10:49, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13  The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in the field of legal metrology between India and Kyrgyzstan. The MoU will be signed on the sidelines of

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Modi hai to mumkin hai: Pompeo hails leader of world’s most populous democracy

Modi hai to mumkin hai: Pompeo hails leader of world’s most populous democracy

🕔10:47, 13.Jun 2019

New York, June 13  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo praised Indian Prime Minister as a “new kind of leader for the world’s most populous democracy”, and quoted Narendra Modi’s election slogan in Hindi, “Modi hai to mumkin hai” (“Modi

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India to land near moon’s south pole on Sept 6

India to land near moon’s south pole on Sept 6

🕔10:45, 13.Jun 2019

Bengaluru, June 13  Embarking on its second voyage to the moon on July 15, an Indian spacecraft and rover would land near the lunar south pole by September 6 or 7, a top official said on Wednesday. “We will launch

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Cabinet approves bill to replace ordinance on Homoeopathy Central Council

Cabinet approves bill to replace ordinance on Homoeopathy Central Council

🕔10:42, 13.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 13  The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the draft Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill, 2019. It will replace the Homoeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019. The Bill seeks to extend the period

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