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Stockholm+50 calls for just transition to sustainable economies

Stockholm+50 calls for just transition to sustainable economies

🕔11:23, 4.Jun 2022

Hundreds of speakers attending Stockholm+50 have called for “real” commitment to urgently address global environmental concerns and for a just transition to sustainable economies that work for all people. Stockholm, June 4 (IANS) Hundreds of speakers attending Stockholm+50 have called for

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FY22 GDP growth seen at 8.2-8.5%, for Q4 at 2.7%: SBI Ecowrap report

FY22 GDP growth seen at 8.2-8.5%, for Q4 at 2.7%: SBI Ecowrap report

🕔13:19, 26.May 2022

New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The State Bank of India’s (SBI) research report Ecowrap, in its latest edition, projected India’s GDP growth for FY22 to be at 8.2-8.5 per cent. For Q4FY22, the report projected growth at 2.7 per cent. “We

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Connectivity speed will determine growth of country: PM Modi

Connectivity speed will determine growth of country: PM Modi

🕔14:40, 17.May 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the connectivity speed will now determine the growth and development of the country. New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the connectivity speed will now determine the

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Speedy economic reforms infused new energy across the economy: J&K LG

Speedy economic reforms infused new energy across the economy: J&K LG

🕔21:31, 6.May 2022

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday enlisted various breakthrough initiatives of the UT government for furthering the economic growth and holistic development of Jammu and Kashmir. Srinagar, May 6 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on

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India-Japan collaboration can boost NE India’s trade, economy: Envoy

India-Japan collaboration can boost NE India’s trade, economy: Envoy

🕔07:20, 4.Mar 2022

Japan’s Ambassador in India Suzuki Satoshi on Thursday said that the comprehensive collaboration between India and Japan would provide the landlocked northeast region with access to the Bay of Bengal and access to ASEAN countries leading to the socio-economic growth

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India’s FY22 GDP now expected to grow at 8.9%

India’s FY22 GDP now expected to grow at 8.9%

🕔07:24, 1.Mar 2022

India’s economy is estimated to clock a real GDP growth of 8.9 per cent in FY22 down from the earlier estimate of 9.2 per cent, official data showed on Monday. New Delhi, March 01 (IANS) India’s economy is estimated to clock

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India’s Q3FY22 YoY GDP growth up 5.4%, eases sequentially

India’s Q3FY22 YoY GDP growth up 5.4%, eases sequentially

🕔19:41, 28.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) India’s Q3FY22 GDP growth rate stood to 5.4 per cent on a year-on-year basis. The Q3FY22 GDP, at constant prices of 2011-12, is estimated at Rs 38.22 lakh crore, as against Rs 36.26 lakh crore during

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FY23 Outlook: Indian states’ deficit expected at 3.6% of GDP

FY23 Outlook: Indian states’ deficit expected at 3.6% of GDP

🕔07:29, 19.Feb 2022

Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) Indian state governments’ deficit is expected to come in at 3.6 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP) in FY23, said India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra). The FY23 estimate is a bit higher than the 3.5

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Over 2 cr houses sanctioned, 1.69 cr completed under PMAY-G till Jan

Over 2 cr houses sanctioned, 1.69 cr completed under PMAY-G till Jan

🕔11:34, 1.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) As on January 18, 2022, 2.17 crore houses have been sanctioned while 1.69 crore houses have been completed against a target of 2.63 crore houses till 2021-22 under the Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G), showed the

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Sex ratio improved to 1,020 females per 1,000 males: Eco Survey

Sex ratio improved to 1,020 females per 1,000 males: Eco Survey

🕔11:32, 1.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) The number of females per 1,000 males in the country has risen from 991 in 2015-16 to 1,020 in 2019-21, as per the Economic Survey tabled in the Parliament on Monday. The sex ratio at birth,

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India 10th largest country by forest area: Economic Survey

India 10th largest country by forest area: Economic Survey

🕔09:51, 1.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) India’s total forest cover was 7,13,789 sq km in 2021, reflecting an increase of 3.14 per cent over 2011 even as it remained as the tenth largest country by forest area in the world, the Economic

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India’s green energy capacity growing fastest among large economies: EcoSurvey

India’s green energy capacity growing fastest among large economies: EcoSurvey

🕔09:48, 1.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 01 (IANS) India has witnessed the fastest rate of growth in renewable energy capacity among all large economies, the Economic Survey, tabled in the Parliament on Monday, said. During the last seven and a half years, the country’s

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Road network increased substantially in current FY: Economic Survey

Road network increased substantially in current FY: Economic Survey

🕔09:47, 1.Feb 2022

New Delhi, FEB 01 (IANS) The road network in the country has increased substantially in the current fiscal compared to previous years, the Economic Survey 2021-22 said. It said that there has been a consistent increase in the construction of National

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Excise duty cut on petrol, diesel provided relief to consumers: EcoSurvey

Excise duty cut on petrol, diesel provided relief to consumers: EcoSurvey

🕔17:25, 31.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The reduction in excise duty on petrol and diesel provided relief to the consumers, the Economic Survey 2021-22 said. The Centre in early November slashed excise duties on petrol and diesel by Rs 5 and Rs

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India on track to meet FY22 fiscal deficit target, says Eco Survey

India on track to meet FY22 fiscal deficit target, says Eco Survey

🕔17:23, 31.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) India will comfortably meet its fiscal deficit FY22 target on the back of a strong rebound in revenues, said the Economic Survey 2021-22. “The fiscal support given to the economy as well as to the health

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Railways target 100% electrification by Dec 2023: Economic Survey

Railways target 100% electrification by Dec 2023: Economic Survey

🕔17:22, 31.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The Indian Railways (IR) has set a target of 100 per cent electrification of its network by December 2023, said economic survey 2021-22. To achieve this target with creation of other infrastructure in the sector, the

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Impact of second Covid wave on GST collection much more muted than first wave

Impact of second Covid wave on GST collection much more muted than first wave

🕔17:21, 31.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The impact of the second wave of Covid-19 on GST collection was much more muted than the impact of the nationwide lockdown during the first wave, The Economic Survey for 2021-22 noted. After falling during the

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Resilient agriculture sector growth at 3.9% pushes economy in 2021-22: Eco Survey

Resilient agriculture sector growth at 3.9% pushes economy in 2021-22: Eco Survey

🕔17:19, 31.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Agriculture and the allied sector proved to be the most resilient to the Covid-19 shock as it registered a growth of 3.6 per cent in 2020-21 and improved to 3.9 per cent in 2021-22, driving the

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Increasing number of Indians are filing for patents

Increasing number of Indians are filing for patents

🕔17:19, 31.Jan 2022

Chennai, Jan 31 (IANS) Increasing number of Indian residents are now applying for patents as against the multi-national companies (MNC) despite the odds like low expenditure on research and development (R&D), procedural delays and complexities, inadequate patent examiners and the absence

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