On March 05, 2017 14:24 (IST)
Subsidy transfers linked to Aadhaar has led the exchequer to save Rs 49,000 crore during the last two-and-half years.
On January 05, 2017 21:25 (IST)
He said while he appreciates the thrust on transition from entitlement approach to an entrepreneurial one for poverty alleviation, he was "not too sure that the poor can wait that long."
On December 15, 2016 22:21 (IST)
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said the company and its domestic rival, Ola, are both "foreign-owned" having raised millions of dollars in funding from investors overseas.
On December 15, 2016 20:19 (IST)
US-based Baxter International Inc entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Claris Injectables, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Claris Lifesciences, for approximately $625 million (Rs 4,237 crore).
On December 12, 2016 15:16 (IST)
In May, the government had imposed a provisional anti-dumping duty for six months on seamless tubes and steel pipes, among others, imported from China
On November 20, 2016 15:16 (IST)
Global energy giants Exxon Mobil, Chevron and BP plc as well as domestic players like Reliance Industries are unlikely to bid in the auction of 46 discovered small oil and gas fields.
On November 17, 2016 18:10 (IST)
29 agency banks are authorised to accept the payments of I-T dues.
On November 02, 2016 20:04 (IST)
Reliance Jio Infocomm will install around 45,000 mobile towers in the next six months to boost its 4G network.
On October 18, 2016 20:09 (IST)
Sajjan Jindal told reporters that the 2.4 million tonne cement plant will be completed by March.
On September 07, 2016 13:42 (IST)
ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company has received markets regulator Sebi's approval to raise an estimated Rs 5,000 crore through an initial public offering, the first by an insurer in India and the biggest in nearly six years.
On September 01, 2016 19:31 (IST)
The railways on Thursday launched a scheme allowing a person to get an insurance cover of upto Rs 10 lakh on booking a train ticket online by paying less than one rupee.
On August 25, 2016 17:39 (IST)
Cairn has initiated an international arbitration seeking $5.6 billion in compensation from the Indian government in case the retrospective tax demand of Rs 29,047 crore is not quashed.
On August 22, 2016 20:58 (IST)
A meeting in this regard was chaired by Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, the Finance Ministry said in a statement.
On August 05, 2016 17:43 (IST)
Finance Ministry is examining the suggestions of Bibek Debroy panel, which among other things had suggested phasing out separate railways budget, Parliament was informed on Friday.
On July 14, 2016 14:10 (IST)
Jewellery stocks on Thursday jumped by up to 10 per cent after the government increased excise duty exemption limit for the small scale industry to Rs 10 crore from Rs 6 crore that could bring relief to gold jewellers.
On June 17, 2016 10:55 (IST)
To deepen Indian capital markets, regulator Sebi's board will consider proposals, on Friday, for relaxed norms for REITs and an easier set of compliance rules for foreign fund managers keen to relocate to India.
On June 16, 2016 21:11 (IST)
Reserve Bank on Thursday allowed foreign investors to buy more equity in Carborundum Universal as their shareholding had slipped below the prescribed limit.
On June 15, 2016 19:06 (IST)
Japanese developers and private equity investors are looking to enter Indian property market and could invest at least $2 billion over the next three years in residential as well as industrial projects, says JLL.