- 30 Jul 1409:55 AMThe US is looking forward to enhancing military-to-military relationship with the India, a top American military commander has said.12:58 AMHeavy rains lashed most parts of Gujarat region with Kaprada in Valsad district of south Gujarat receiving rainfall of 528 mm in last 36 hours. Many parts of central and north Gujarat also received moderate to rather heavy rainfall today.12:57 AMIn a move that marks the first successful policy intervention of Swadeshi Jagaran Manch and Bharatiya Kisan Sangh — both affiliates of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) — the Narendra Modi-led central government has put field trials of12:50 AMDespite the consumer price index-based inflation rate having fallen to its lowest level since the launch of the new series in January 2011, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to go for the status quo on repo rate in its monetary policy review on12:50 AMAlarmed by the piling up of cases in consumer courts across the country, the department of consumer affairs is mulling a significant change in the Consumer Protection Act-1986 to facilitate mediation and arbitration.12:48 AMWorld Trade Organization (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevêdo failed to break the impasse on Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), with India sticking to its position of linking it with a parallel agreement on public stockholding for food security12:46 AMPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged scientists to take technology to farms for raising crop productivity at a time when the government is being attacked for surging prices of some essential commodities.12:45 AMThe civil aviation ministry is to study the procedures surrounding bilateral air service agreements, to safeguard India's interests while inking these pacts.12:42 AMThe southwest monsoon seems to have picked up pace, narrowing the country deficit in rainfall to around 24 per cent of the normal figure as of Tuesday. However, the improvement hasn't been uniform.12:32 AMRussia's past has returned to haunt it with a $50-billion ruling in favour of the former shareholders of Yukos, the oil company it expropriated in 2003. Moscow will no doubt appeal the decision of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague.12:30 AMWhen Swiss watchmaker Swatch, with estimated annual sales of $10 billion, filed an application with the Foreign Investment Promotion Board to enter India last week, many observers sensed change in the air.12:06 AMThe July spell of rainfall in Chhattisgarh has resulted in picking up kharif sowing as more than half the area targeted for the season had been covered.
- 29 Jul 1408:19 PMThe state government's revenue collection dipped 4.08 per cent in the April-May period of this fiscal as mining revenue decelerated by 27.64 per cent in the period.07:36 PMEfforts have been initiated by the Madhya Pradesh government to reclaim over 2,200 acres of land from 'Navratna' company Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Bhopal, state government sources said. This land was allotted to the company years ago.07:34 PMMadhya Pradesh government would redefine industrial land prices for investor community ahead of Global Investors Summit in October this year.06:55 PMThe government plans to come out with a Corporate Data Management scheme to ensure wider dissemination of company information for benefit of investors, regulators and other stakeholders in user-friendly formats.06:50 PMWhile a smart city project by Microsoft in Surat is on its way, the Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City) has already seen the first phase of its own smart city project up and running.05:40 PMThe Special Economic Zones (SEZ) dedicated to jewellery manufacturing and exports have steadily lost a major chunk of business to domestic tariff area (DTA) due to age old policy which favours gems and jewellery exports outside export zones.03:46 PMPitching for greater use of research for boosting the agriculture sector, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave the slogan 'Lab-to-Land', saying that farmers should be able to enhance production to increase their income and feed the country as well as03:30 PMThe Andhra Pradesh government has issued an order according the Industrial Area Local Authority (IALA) status to the Rushikonda IT special economic zone (SEZ), spread over 200 acre on the outskirts of Visakhapatnam.