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  • Indian economy has potential to touch 6-8 trillion USD in next 15 yrs: Panagariya

    New Delhi: NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman, Dr Arvind Panagariya has said that the Indian economy has the potential to touch 6-8 trillion USD in the next 15 years as against 2 trillion at present.   Participating in an interactive program in Guwahati he asserted , though there are many challenges before the Indian economy at present, […]

    Govt takes steps to ensure hassle-free arbitration process, says PM

    New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said  his Government has taken several steps to ensure hassle-free arbitration process. Addressing the valedictory address at the first ever Global Conference to strengthen arbitration and enforcement in India in New Delhi.  Modi said, over a 1000 archaic laws have been scrapped and the government has enacted […]

    Govt lists GST Bill for consideration, passage in Rajya Sabha today

    New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha will discuss the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2016 and The Benami Transactions (Prohibition) Amendment Bill, 2016 today. In Lok Sabha, The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 will be introduced today. The government has listed the Goods and Services Tax, GST Bill for consideration and passage in the […]

    Technology to be a key driver of economic growth: PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the NITI Aayog to create a vision document for transformational change of the country. Interacting with members of the NITI Aayog in New Delhi  Thursday,  Modi said, the vision document will chart a roadmap for country’s development for the next fifteen years and will also lay the […]

    Cabinet clears changes to GST Bill, drops 1% additional tax on inter-state sales

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet has cleared changes to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill, dropping 1 per cent manufacturing tax and providing guarantee to compensate states for any revenue loss in the first five years of rollout of the proposed indirect tax regime. The Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

    Niti Aayog holding consultations with States on 15-year Vision Document

    New Delhi: Niti Aayog  held consultations with the Chief Secretaries of the states today  and discussed on the formulation of a 15-year Vision Document for the country, along with a 7-year Strategy and 3-year Action Agenda to implement that vision. The vision will be actionable in the period beyond the 12th five year plan, which […]

    Monsoon to push GDP growth to over 8% this fiscal: Panagariya

    New Delhi : NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya has on Wednesday said  a good monsoon can help add a percentage point to India’s GDP growth in the current fiscal. He expressed confidence that the GDP growth could cross 8 per cent in current fiscal from 7.6 per cent in 2015-16. Panagariya was talking to […]

    Ola partners with Government for Socio-Economic Development of Safai Karamcharis and their families

    New Delhi: Ola, India’s most popular mobile app for transportation, today signed an MoU with National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation (NSKFDC) established under the aegis of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. The MoU is aimed at socio-economic development of Safai Karamcharis/ Scavengers and their dependents by enabling livelihood opportunities, especially for […]

    P M presents Time India Awards

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented the maiden Time India Awards at the inaugural ceremony of the Make in India (MII) Week in Mumbai. The Best-in-class manufacturing award was given to Tata Steel, while the innovator of the year award went to Hero MotoCorp and the young makers of the year award went to Yogesh […]

    Make in India Week: 3 MoUs worth Rs 21000 cr signed on Day 1

    Mumbai: Three MoUs envisaging total investment of Rs 21,000 crore were inked on the first day of the Make in India Week, which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today. Sterlite Group company TwinStar Display Technologies inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) to set up an LCD […]