• SEBI cracks whip on defaulters

    News March 16, 2016 at 7:06 am

    Cracking its whip on ‘wilful loan defaulters’, markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India today decided to bar them from raising public funds through stocks and bonds as also from taking board positions at listed companies – a move that would disqualify beleaguered Vijay Mallya from various posts. Addressing […]

  • Parliament passes Real Estate Bill

    News March 16, 2016 at 7:05 am

    The Real Estate Bill, which aims at protecting home buyers from developers who fail to deliver on time, has been passed by both the Houses of Parliament. The Bill will now be sent for the President’s approval, after which it will become law. The principal beneficiary will be the long […]

  • Economy to grow at 7.5% this fiscal

    News March 16, 2016 at 7:03 am

    Good news for Indian economy FITCH has maintains India’s growth forecast at 7.5% for 2015-16. It has also said that Indian economy will grow at 7.7% next fiscal and 7.9% in FY18. The GDP growth in the first three quarters of this fiscal stands at 7.6%, 7.7% and 7.3%. The […]

  • Puducherry Fully solar powered educational institute

    News March 16, 2016 at 7:02 am

    Even as the world debates the need for renewable energy amid concerns of climate change, a school in Puducherry has set an example for the rest of the country. Sri Aurobindo International Centre for Education, Puducherry has become India’s first fully solar-powered educational institute. The institute generates thrice the electricity […]

  • SC ST youth to be made entrepreneurs

    News March 16, 2016 at 7:00 am

    Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that according to the Stand up scheme of the Govt. SC and ST youth and women will be made entrepreneurs. He said that every year, 2 lakh women and 2 lakh SC-ST youth will be given money for employment. Union Minister also declared […]

  • TGO journey to the Red planet

    News March 16, 2016 at 6:59 am

    A spacecraft designed to search the atmosphere of Mars for clues of life on the surface of the red planet has successfully launched. The ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter or TGO, launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan early this morning. After completing its seven month journey, TGO will arrive at the […]

  • Azad’s comments on RSS

    News March 16, 2016 at 6:57 am

    Bhartiya Janata Party on Monday demanded an apology from Congress over Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad’s comments comparing RSS with ISIS. BJP MP and Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi condemned the statement in Rajya Sabha and said that Congress party must apologize […]

  • India to be Global aviation hub by 2020

    News March 16, 2016 at 6:56 am

    India plans to be a global aviation hub and one of top three aviation markets worldwide by 2020 as the passenger traffic at airports here is expected to increase to 450 million by then from 159.3 million in 2012-2013, a senior Aviation ministry official said on Tuesday. “The aviation sector […]

  • 7th Pay Commission report Highlights

    News November 29, 2015 at 9:24 am

    The much anticipated 7th central pay commission report on Thursday submitted to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. It has recommended a minimum salary of 18,000 rupees per month and an overall increase in pay and allowance of 23.55%. The impact of implementation of this report is estimated to be 1.02 lakh […]

  • Indirect Tax incentives for domestic Shipbuilding industry

    News November 29, 2015 at 9:23 am

    The government has announced a slew of tax sops to spur shipbuilding in the country as part of measures aimed at boosting the Make in India programme. These include exemption from customs and central excise duties on all raw material and parts for use in the manufacture of ships, vessels, […]