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  • Wholesale inflation rises to 5.77% in June on increasing prices of vegetables, fuel

    The Inflation, based on wholesale prices, shot up to 5.77 per cent in June on increasing prices of vegetables and fuel items. The WPI inflation stood at 4.43 per cent in May and 0.90 per cent in June last year. According to the official data released today, inflation in food articles stood at 1.80 per […]

    Trade conflicts between United States and its trading partners are an increasing threat to global economic growth: IMF

    The International Monetary Fund has said, trade conflicts between the United States and its trading partners are an increasing threat to global economic growth. In its latest world outlook, the IMF said growth is becoming more uneven and risks are mounting. It said the rate of expansion appears to have peaked in some major economies. […]

    EAM Sushma Swaraj co-chairs joint commission meet in Bahrain

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj co-chairs the second joint commission meeting with her Bahraini counterpart ; Issues of trade, investment and counter-terror cooperation discussed at the joint commission meeting. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is on a visit to Bahrain co-chaired the second High Joint Commission meeting with her Bahraini counterpart Shaikh Khalid Bin […]

    India surpasses France to become World’s 6th largest economy

    India surpasses France to become World’s sixth-largest economy in terms of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) according to World Bank. India, which has been growing at a rapid pace, has surpassed France to become the sixth largest economy in the world. According to World Bank figures for 2017, the report said: “India’s gross domestic product (GDP) […]

    Steel, aluminium tariffs: India, US to hold talks in Geneva next week

    India and the US will hold consultations next week in Geneva to deliberate upon the case filed by New Delhi in the World Trade Organization’s dispute settlement mechanism over the imposition of high import duties on Steel and Aluminium by Washington. Official sources said in New Delhi that a team of senior officials from the […]

    Asian Development Bank approves 503-million US Dollar project of lining of Son canal in Bihar

    Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved 503-million US Dollar lining project of the Son canal in Shahabad-Bhojpur region of Bihar which would benefit the agriculture sector immensely in the region. Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister RK Singh held a meeting yesterday with the officials from the ADB and the finance ministry to review […]

    NCLT dismisses Cyrus Mistry’s plea against Tata Sons

    National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) today upheld the October 24, 2016 decision of the Tata Sons Board of Directors dismissing its then Chairman Cyrus Mistry. The NCLT ruled that the Tata Sons Board of Directors was competent to remove the Executive Chairman and Cyrus Mistry was ejected as the board members had lost confidence in […]

    EU has ‘card to play’ in trade war, says IMF

    The European Union has “a card to play” if it offers a united front in its response to the trade war pitting the United States against China, International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagarde said on Saturday. “In the show of force we see coming to bear… between the United States on the one hand and […]

    Karnataka to simplify investment process for industries

    Karnataka Chief Minister H.D.Kumaraswamy has said that the state will simplify the investment process to enable investors set up industries across the state. Speaking to a delegation of the Confederation of Indian Industry in Bengaluru, Mr Kumaraswamy said intention of the Government is to set up industries in districts across the state and invite investments […]

    2-day International Round Table Conference on Statistics to begin from tomorrow

    The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation will organise a two-day International Round Table Conference in New Delhi beginning from tomorrow. The objective of the conference is to identify innovative ideas for improving the statistical system in India, taking cue from the best practices followed in advanced countries like Canada, UK and Australia. Such a […]