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Carmakers race to build cheaper EVs for India, other growing markets

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 13:19
There are currently fewer than 10,000 electric vehicles on Indian roads

PM flags off 2-wheeler scheme for Tamil Nadu women

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 13:10
This scheme would provide 50 per cent subsidy for working women to buy two-wheelers

In decade, media exposure fell for Indians who spent more years in school

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 12:43
Research shows exposure and access to media-which usually go hand in hand with higher education and income levels-are crucial for better health outcomes

Tamil Nadu ties up with Microsoft for technology integration in education

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 10:49
The partnership aims to reform education sector, build tech capacity and enhance digital literacy across all levels

Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi over new bank fraud

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 10:39
Billionaire jewellers Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi, as well as Rotomac Pens promoters, have been accused of cheating public sector banks

Arun Jaitley rules out privatisation of public sector banks

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 10:37
The call for privatisation gathered currency after diamond jeweller Nirav Modi allegedly colluded with some officials of PNB to fraudulently obtain guarantees

Centre unveils another draft of Pesticide Management Bill

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 10:33
Might implicate farmers for violation, absolves inspectors from wrongdoing

Over 50,000 SMEs on verge of closure due to plastic ban in Maharashtra

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 09:34
Around 400,000 people to lose their employment, plastics manufacturers protest the government move

PNB fallout: Jaitley talks of tougher law to bring scamsters to justice

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 09:11
He also said that the Indian industry now needs to seriously introspect about its responsibility to be ethical while doing business

We've excess power but no access to it: Environment lawyer Ritwick Dutta

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 09:00
Environment lawyer Ritwick Dutta's first case was against Vedanta, where he represented the Dongria Kondh tribals seeking a ban on bauxite mining in the Niyamgiri hills in south-west Odisha

PM Modi launches Amma two-wheeler scheme for working women in Tamil Nadu

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 08:54
Palaniswami in his address urged Modi to take steps to set up the Cauvery Management Board and the Cauvery Water Regulatory Committee

UP Investors' Summit: Korean firm Worldbestech to invest over Rs 900 bn

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 08:33
The company plans to invest Rs 900 billion in projects like gas power plant, food processing ventures and cold storage

Modi launches flight, helicopter service between Ahmedabad and Daman & Diu

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 06:11
PM Modi said his government has launched schemes worth around Rs 10 billion today for development of Daman and Diu

GST e-way bill should be mandatory from April 1, suggests Sushil Modi

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 05:38
Sushil Kumar Modi said requirement for intra-state movement of goods of more than Rs 50,000 value would be introduced in phases

EU delegation assures alliance with Odisha in innovation, entrepreneurship

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 03:54
MSME presented details of the Start-up Odisha Initiative and appraised the delegation about the salient features of the policy

Odisha stresses on integrating MSME sector with global value chains

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 03:53
Promotions of Start-ups, Innovation and Entrepreneurship remain top priority of Odisha

Odisha govt identifies 1415 acres of suitable land for 400 Mw solar park

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 03:52
Odisha has also identified 600 acres of land in Jharsuguda and Deogarh districts for the balance solar capacity

PNB fraud 'scar' on economy: Jaitley slams regulators, hints at new norms

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 02:34
At ET Global Business Summit, Arun Jaitley said that unlike politicians, regulators in the Indian system are unaccountable

India's rural roads contracts: How lawmakers bent rules to favour own caste

Sat, 24/02/2018 - 00:07
Roads built by politically connected contractors 10% more expensive to construct, or, worse, not constructed at all

Trump's H1B visa policy to hit third-party supplier base of Indian IT firms

Fri, 23/02/2018 - 21:00
US issues 85,000 H1B visas every year, including 20,000 for those with advanced degrees from US universities