Time-tested tool to win elections, Modi lets India"s subsidy bill surge

India's food subsidies in the financial year starting April 1 have almost doubled from five years ago.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 13th, 2018

Tripura results will not impact Karnataka, no Modi wave here: Siddaramaiah

Tripura poll results will have no impact in Karnataka, where Assembly elections are expected to be held in a few months time, as there is no "Modi wave" in this state, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has said. He also said the state B.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 5th, 2018

India-Korea business summit: PM Modi rolls out red carpet for Korean FDI

India may have a tough time adding to the list of 600 Korean companies that already have operations here owing to investors' reservations about capital availability and complications regarding GST.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 27th, 2018

Gitanjali Gems was a partner for Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017: Congress

New Delhi, 23 FebruaryThe Congress party on Friday alleged the bank fraud involving jewellers Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi not only siphoned Rs 213 billion from public sector banks, but also cheated India's middle class of Rs 50 bill.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 23rd, 2018

UP Investors" Summit 2018: PM Modi turns salesman for "Brand UP"

The PM said the state was key to India's development, adding "Yogi Sarkar" had ushered in a positive narrative about UP and laid the foundation for a prosperous state within a short span of time.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 21st, 2018

India"s renewable energy project tendering to be at all-time high in FY18

The Narendra Modi government last year introduced a competitive bidding process for wind power projects on the lines of solar.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 8th, 2018

Modi credits Gandhi for "Congress-free India", says following in his steps

Raking up the triple talaq Bill that is pending in the Rajya Sabha, Modi said that the Congress now wants changes in the Bill but it never brought such legislation while in government.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 8th, 2018

Amazon's holiday sales surge, while tax bill gives it a profit one-time boost

Shares rally after the report.         Shares rally after the report.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 1st, 2018

India Packs Budget With Relief for the Poor

India announced plans to do more to lift up the lives of the poor, particularly farmers, in its annual budget, the last for Prime Minister Narendra Modi before national elections next year......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 1st, 2018

Budget 2018 LIVE: Will Jaitley, Modi take India"s growth story forward?

Will the Modi govt's last full Union Budget before general elections 2019 will be a populist one? All eyes are now on FM Arun Jaitley's Budget speech on Thursday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 31st, 2018

Modi"s pet projects get President Kovind"s pat in joint Parliament sitting

From lauding Swachh Bharat Abhiyan to making a case for passing the Triple Talaq Bill, and highlighting the dream of a 'New India', highlights of President Kovind's speech.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 29th, 2018

PM Modi heads to Davos with a message for the world: India"s time has come

Modi would look to bring home the significance of India's rise as a global economic power for the assembled world community.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 22nd, 2018

Budding Israel-India romance tested by Narendra Modi"s balancing act

In December, New Delhi backed a United Nations resolution condemning President Donald Trump's new Israel-friendly policy on Jerusalem.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2018

Desi cuisine, yoga to open WEF Davos meet; PM Modi likely to attend

India will be in the spotlight as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to be present for the first time.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018

Why it"s time for Modi to know Dalits" "Mann Ki Baat" before state polls

For the BJP, the latest confrontation with the Dalits carries a disturbing message on the eve of elections in as many as eight states this year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 6th, 2018

Pulwama attack sign of failure of PM Modi"s foreign policy: Congress

During elections, Modi says India is a strong nation. But the number of casualties in ceasefire violations was going up, Dev said at a press conference.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 31st, 2017

PM Modi didn"t mean to question Manmohan"s commitment to India: Jaitley

Modi had accused Manmohan Singh of conspiring with Pakistanis to defeat the BJP in the Gujarat elections.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 27th, 2017

Stocks Surge To All Time High As Corker Unexpectedly Joins Rubio In Supporting GOP Tax Bill

Stocks Surge To All Time High As Corker Unexpectedly Joins Rubio In Supporting GOP Tax Bill.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 15th, 2017

Stocks Surge To All Time High As Corker Unexpectedly Joins Rubio In Voting For Tax Bill

Stocks Surge To All Time High As Corker Unexpectedly Joins Rubio In Voting For Tax Bill.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 15th, 2017

Stocks Surge To All Time High On Conflicting Reports About Rubio"s Support For Tax Bill

Update: minutes after the trial balloon was floated, the initial Fox report has been denied: SEN. RUBIO.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 15th, 2017

Google Earth"s time-lapse tool shows you 28 years of change in a few seconds

Google's Earth Engine lets you view two decades of environmental and population changes on.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 12th, 2017