Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu directed officials to prepare a policy to set up stalls of GI products at all the airports of the country. The move will help promote these products in the country.
India spent 1.02 percent of its GDP (2015-16) as public expenditure on health, lower than what Bhutan and Sri Lanka spend.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje was conferred the 'Chief Minister of the Year' award for her remarkable work in e-governance. The award was given at the 52nd Skoch Summit held in New Delhi.
Washington D.C. [United States], June 23 (ANI): India's steel company JSW Steel has announced plans to invest up to USD 500 million in acquiring, enhancing and upgrading the US-based integrated steel manufacturing unit Acero Junction Inc in Ohio. The JSW Steel, in a statement said the proposed investment
Seventy-two people were fined and a sum of Rs 3.6 lakh collected from them in Nashik on the first day of the plastic ban that came into effect across Maharashtra on June 23.
Following violence and police firing on May 22 and 23, in which 13 people died, the plant was closed by the state government.
Infosys Non-Executive Chairman Nandan Nilekani said the company has taken several steps during the year to remedy the concerns raised on the matter of stability and is on the verge of something momentous.
The Mundka-Bahadurgarh stretch, with seven stations, would be an extension of the existing Green Line from Inderlok to Mundka.
"Horticulture can help in achieving the target of doubling farmers' income and officials need to make the farmers aware of it," Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said.
In a letter to Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami said the Hosur airport should be made operational immediately.
The Dubai-Mumbai sector was followed by the Dubai-Delhi sector with about two million passenger movement. The Dubai-Kochi sector came next with just over one million passenger flow, the data showed.
"It was a grenade. Someone tried to hurl it to the stage where the prime minister was," rally organiser Seyoum Teshome told Reuters, adding he had seen about five people injured by the blast.
Digital payments giant Paypal has signed a deal to acquire Palo Alto-based fraud prevention solutions provider Simility for $120 million. It is an all cash deal. With Simility in its kitty, Paypal would be able to enhance its ability to deliver fraud prevention and risk management solutions to its merchants
Bengaluru, June 23 (IANS) Riding on strong financial performance and disruptive technologies, global software major Infosys is betting on digital strategy to spur growth in the exciting times, its co-founder and Chairman Nandan M. Nilekani said on Saturday. Every industry, every sector is undergoing
The loan waiver announced earlier will cost the government Rs 53,000 crore, which most experts believe will be impossible to meet from the state’s own resources.
The Delhi Minorities Commission(DMC) has written a letter to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, reminding him about a yet to be paid compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the family of an honour killing victim.
"The Supreme Court of India is considering this issue and I know a hearing is coming up in July. I am very proud that the Loomba Foundation is being represented as intervener in the proceedings,"said Cherie Blair.
Deputy High Commissioner Syed Haider Shah was summoned and a strong protest was lodged at the denial of access to Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria and consular officials to visit Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Pakistan's Punjab province
Meanwhile, country's foreign exchange reserves fell by USD 3.039 billion to USD 410.070 billion in the week to June 15, a RBI data showed.
Reacting to the remarks of the BJP leader, the National Conference termed it as “outrageous” and said it merited immediate cognisance by the state police.
Rajesh Hivase, bank manager with the Central Bank of India in Buldhana, was booked on Thursday after a woman, who had applied for a crop loan with the bank at Datala village in Malakapur tehsil, filed a complaint.
The party is going to organise its first state meeting of leaders and workers in Jaipur on July 3.