Parrikar defends DRDO deal with Baba Ramdev firm

People do not understand issues... They just keep talking

Panaji: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday defended the DRDO’s transfer of technology (ToT) deal with Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Yogpeeth, slamming his critics. People do not understand issues… They just keep talking Speaking at a public function here, Parrikar said that ToT for marketing of products manufactured from Leh berries, More...

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The Mihan SEZ with a residential zone covers a total area of 40.25 square kms
By IANS On Friday, August 28th, 2015

Land allotted for Anil Ambani’s mega aerospace project

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Friday allotted 289 acres of land near Nagpur for Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group’s upcoming aerospace park that entails an investment of over Rs 6,500 crore ($1 billion). The More...

The positive sentiments propelled the barometer 30-scrip sensitive index
By Agencies On Friday, August 28th, 2015

Global cues buoys markets, Sensex provisionally up

Mumbai: Healthy growth in Chinese exchanges and US economy, coupled with attractive valuations, buoyed investor sentiment in Indian equity markets propelling a barometer index to gain 139 points on Friday. The positive More...

The outlook for growth is improving gradually with confidence in business remaining robust
By Agencies On Thursday, August 27th, 2015

Monsoon still a concern though initial fears allayed: RBI

New Delhi: While the monsoons so far have been able to diminish the fear of another year of drought, it still remains a concern for the country’s growth prospect as well as its inflation outlook, said the More...

FRFCF is designed by IGCAR, Nuclear Fuel Complex, Hyderabad and Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
By IANS On Thursday, August 27th, 2015

India to get first fast reactor fuel reprocessing plant

Chennai: The foundation for India’s first fast reactor fuel reprocessing plant to be built at a cost of Rs 9,600 crore is expected to be laid in two months’ time at Kalpakkam in Tamil Nadu, a top official More...

Oil prices have been under pressure for several months due to concerns over oversupply
By IANS On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

Oil in free fall touches $40 a barrel

New Delhi: Global crude in free fall touched the $40-a-barrel mark in trading the day before, having already dropped under $50 for the second time this year from levels of over $100 last year. Oil prices have been More...

This year, onion crops have taken a double-battering, first due to unseasonal rains and hailstorms in the state
By Agencies On Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

With soaring prices, Maharashtra may ration onions

Mumbai: As onion prices continue to skyrocket, Maharashtra is mulling providing the essential vegetable through fair price shops in the public distribution system, Revenue and Agriculture Minister Eknath Khadse More...

The Indian crude oil data comes with a lag of one day
By Agencies On Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

Indian crude oil basket now dips below $43 per barrel

New Delhi: As global crude oil prices plummeted to fresh six-year lows, the Indian basket also fell to $42.97 per barrel from $45.21 on the trading day before, as per official data released on Tuesday. The Indian More...

Of course, everybody would like stronger Chinese growth, but to some extent we are among the least affected
By IANS On Monday, August 24th, 2015

India has forex reserves to stabilise currency volatility: RBI

Mumbai: As the rupee hit a new low and the stock market took a tumble, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said on Monday that India has sufficient foreign exchange reserves to prevent volatility More...

It will further help to promote existing close and friendly relations between the two countries
By IANS On Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

India, Nepal to ink petroleum pipeline deal on Monday

Kathmandu: The much awaited Nepal-India petroleum pipeline project is set to take-off with the signing here on Monday of an MoU for construction of the 41-km Amlekhgunj-Raxaul petroleum pipeline with Indian assistance. It More...