Indian cities are set to expand the most across the region, with growth speeding up from the past 5 years, according to a new study from Oxford Economics, which ranked Asia’s 30 largest cities.
Amid the border standoff+ with China, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the Indian armed forces are strong enough to meet any challenge to the country’s security as he underlined that lessons have been learnt from the 1962 war.
Some key Kashmiri separatists are in touch with militant leaders based in Pakistan and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, and are believed to be receiving funds from across the border, the Rajya Sabha was informed today.
The Congress on Wednesday expelled eight Gujarat MLAs for six years for cross-voting in the Rajya Sabha elections held for three seats on Tuesday.
Outgoing Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya said it would probably be “wise” to write-off some debt of Air India to make it attractive to prospective investors.
Direct tax collections jumped 19% in the first four months(Apr-Jul) of the current fiscal at Rs1.90 lakh crore as demonetisation of higher denomination currency brought in more number of individuals in tax net
The Afghanistan government has requested India to launch a special satellite exclusively for its use, three months after India launched the South Asian Satellite.
Chief Justice of India Jagdish Singh Khehar has recommended Supreme Court judge Justice Dipak Misra as his successor after his retirement on August 27 this year. Justice Misra, who will be India’s 45th Chief Justice, will hold the office until his retirement on October 2, 2018.
Markets regulator SEBI has directed stock exchanges to take action against 331 suspected shell companies and stop their trading for this month.
Chinese President Xi Jinping sees Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a leader who is willing to stand up for Indian interests and to work together with other countries in the region that are looking to impose constraints on China, a top American Chinese expert has said.