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Trade war can spill over into India, says KM Birla

3 hours 27 min ago
He also expressed concern over the rising aluminium scrap imports into the country.
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Ministerial panel to take stock of GSTN today

3 hours 27 min ago
Most of the issues flagged by the Group of Ministers so far with regard to technical aspect of the GSTN has been resolved, an official said.
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Southwest monsoon may start withdrawing this month end

3 hours 27 min ago
After making a strong start with an early arrival on May 29, the southwest monsoon season has been rife with anomalies this year.
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Government expects to create 15 lakh tonnes silo capacity under PPP by 2019

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 11:00pm
To be sure, land acquisition is a big challenge for the government’s ambitious plan of constructing 100 lakh tonne capacity of silos across the country.
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How India can become the manufacturing capital of the world

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 3:00pm
India is expected to jump six ranks to No. 5 in the 2020 Predicted Manufacturing Competitiveness.
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Centre mulls policy intervention to make PCPIRs attractive

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 9:00am
"There are some issues with regard to PCPIRs. We are working on various options," Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals Secretary P Raghavendra Rao said.
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Fitch ups India's growth forecast to 7.8% for FY19

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 9:00am
The Indian rupee (INR) has been the worst-performing major Asian currency so far this year.
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55,000 shell firms struck off in 2nd phase: Government

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 8:00am
The corporate affairs ministry has already struck off over 2.26 lakh firms for non-filing of financial statements or annual returns.
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Export credit falling due to heavy-handed approach to NPAs: P. Chidambaram

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 4:00am
The BJP-Congress spat over bad loans of banks continued on Friday with former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram blaming the government's "heavy-handed" approach to the NPA problem for the sharp decline in export credit.
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Morgan Stanley to invest more in India, says CEO James Gorman

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 11:00pm
Trade-friendly policies of the Modi govt is encouraging us to invest more in the country, CEO Gorman said.
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India asks Russia to cut duty on packet tea

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 11:00pm
India’s tea industry aims to increase its exports to Russia to 65 million kg by 2020 from 48 million at present.
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Kharif acreage up 0.61% YoY to 1,057.81 lakh hectare

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:00pm
Rice planting saw a 2.36% increase over the previous year at 385.85 lakh hectare.
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Oilseed exports gain, but prices rise on Re dive

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:00pm
Trade sources said edible oil prices would not have gone up had the rupee remained stable.
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KYC compliance: Government to allow directors to submit details with reduced fee for 15 days

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 3:00pm
The KYC exercise is part of larger efforts to curb illicit activities carried through corporate structures.
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Easier tax refund regime for exporters in the works

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 2:00pm
The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has taken several steps to ease the process of refund for exporters, but some issues persist.
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At under 10% of GDP, household debt is not alarming: Report

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 11:00am
"There has been of late a lot of brouhaha over the increasing household leverage in the country. However, such fears are largely unsubstantiated by hard facts which is only 9-10 per cent," SBI Research said Thursday.
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27 states, UTs on board to implement mega healthcare scheme from September 25: Niti

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:00am
"With the launch by the prime minister, 26-27 states and UTs are likely to immediately commence the PMJAY," Paul added.
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Preventive vigilance better governance tool for public institutions: Urjit Patel

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:00am
Given this constraint, Patel said disciplinary actions that limit the chances of career progression are often the preferred punishment.
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Government preparing database of driving licences to check multiplicity: Nitin Gadkari

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:00am
The minister also said that India suffered a shortage of at least 22 lakh drivers and a skilled force was being created to fill the void and there was no question of allowing driverless cars.
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BRICS bank approves USD 525-million loan for infra projects in Madhya Pradesh

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 9:00am
The NDB will also provide a USD 175-million loan to the Madhya Pradesh Bridges Project, under which 350 bridges will be built or upgraded.
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