Union minister for environment, forest and climate change, Prakash Javadekar, on Friday emphasised the need to conserve biodiversity for the well being of present and coming generations.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent China trip doesn't seem to have gained much for India’s silk exporters as the Indian Silk Exports Promotion Council is looking for local options to procure raw material.
Companies setting up shop at the country's first finance Special Economic Zone at Gandhinagar's International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) might get exemption from some provisions of company law.
Domestic air traffic grew 23% in April and IndiGo enhanced its leadership position with 37.8% market share.
The government of Goa has asked the central government to make some changes in the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment (MMDRA) Act, 2015, to permit mining companies to dump the waste from operations outside their leased area.
A special court today directed the CBI to file on June 4 the progress report of its further probe in a coal blocks allocation case allegedly involving Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda.
Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) has suggested that Uttar Pradesh overhaul old agricultural mandis and set up modern supply chains to synergise the farm economy and raise farmers' income.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday that the land Act enacted by the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government was against rural areas whereas the bill introduced by the NDA government had sought to make necessary corrections in the
Former Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayan Rao, an accused in a coal block allocation scam case, today sought to drag former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's name in a special court saying decision on coal block allocation was taken by his office as
Days ahead of the monetary policy review, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said it's time for RBI to cut rate in view of moderation in inflation and subdued industrial growth.
China is likely to hold a 25-30% stake in the new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) while India will be the second-biggest shareholder, delegates said on Friday after a three-day meeting of the bank's founding member-nations.
The government today said it is likely to auction coal blocks for commercial mining this financial year and is working out details for the same.
Hotels managed by state-run India Tourism Development Corp may soon be sold. A clear indication on this came on Friday from Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who also said his government's divestment strategy will be balanced.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the decision taken by the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government to allow 51 percent foreign equity in the country's multi-brand retail trade industry continues even as his party's views were
Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) clarifies the matter.
On the completion of one year of the Modi government at the centre the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley highlighted that his government is one that has put decisiveness and transparency on forefront in face of obstructionism.
The parliamentary committee on the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013, has invited suggestions from stakeholders on proposed amendments to the legislation before being tabled in the next session of Parliament.
The China-backed Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank said on Friday it expected to be operational by the end of this year, after a three-day meeting of prospective member nations in Singapore.
Maharashtra government is mulling over a policy that may allow entry tax and VAT to be imposed on import of sand from neighbouring states to stop its illegal smuggling.
The Modi government has boosted confidence and improved the perception towards the country, lending it an "open-for-business" image, according to a report by a leading Singapore banking group.