The MPC claims that the decision to narrow the policy corridor is consistent with a neutral stance of of monetary policy.
Jio says it will accept the telecom regulator’s advice and will discontinue the complimentary benefits given under the ‘Summer Surprise’ offer. However, users who have already signed up will continue to enjoy free data for next three months.
Abdul Khadar of Karnataka was awarded by the National Innovation Foundation for developing the device.
All 60 economists polled by Reuters had predicted the RBI’s monetary policy committee (MPC) would keep the repo rate at the same level since October.
Whether the Modi government can succeed in assuring the independence of India’s tribunals from the executive remains to be seen.
After February’s marginal cut in service headcount, the sector in March created jobs at the fastest pace in nearly two years.
Uttar Pradesh, and indeed other states, may issue farm loan waiver bonds to banks but everyone knows these bonds will have no takers. The Centre will have to guarantee them.
There is a desperate need to break the orthodox, widespread belief that all deficits and debt are equally undesirable.
There’s a thin line between ushering in a new, digital telecom revolution and taking decisions that favour one particular player.
To blame butchers and the meat industry for not complying with the law is to ignore the unhelpful attitude to business of the state’s administration.
The Mukesh Ambani-led telecom company recently announced plans that came bundled with another three months of free data and voice
If Chief Justice Khehar fails to intervene, the court will allow corporations to monetise and claim property rights over the data of India’s citizens in a way that they cannot do in markets such as the European Union.
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Cutting imports from Iran amid an OPEC-led supply cut aimed at propping up the market exposes India’s refiners to the risk of struggling to find reasonably priced alternatives.
Switzerland loves its cows. But unlike India, there is no merging of the bovine and divine.
Data reveals bogus long term capital gains tax claims being raised through manipulation in penny stock deals
Will the Modi government’s digital push help it curb “excess cash” and print fewer notes than what was extinguished through demonetisation?
Banks are deducting ‘crop insurance premiums’ from farmers’ current accounts without their knowledge.
Global experience shows that implementing GST caused severe short to medium term disruption in countries’ economies – we shouldn’t expect better from India’s half-baked version either.
The National Security Council Secretariat, headed by top spy Ajit Doval, may have received a staggering 311% increase in funds this year to tackle issues at the intersection of cybersecurity and nuclear weapon delivery systems.
With the end of the crisis in sight, the gains and losses from demonetisation can be assessed with some confidence.
The corporate sector is responsible for 70% of the country’s NPAs, but their loans are being waived off while waiving farming loans is still being frowned upon.
Bhagath Kumar Neerudu, a computer professional in the US, decided to move back to India to pursue a career in farming.
Contrary to the finance minister’s assurance in the Budget speech, amendments to the Finance Bill ensuring anonymity to the donor as well as the receiver will only add opacity to political donations.
While the manner in which authorities have reacted to the cricketer’s issue is commendable, similar attention needs to be paid to other, less prominent breaches of privacy.
It takes months of hard work to find water in Sivagangai, Tamil Nadu. Meet the people who dig wells for a living.
The single-minded focus on GDP growth ignores the low income and, consequently, poor demand potential of the bulk of India’s population, downplaying the ill effects of poor policymaking.
SEBI should put its own house in order before embarking on measures aimed towards greater financial-isation of the commodities derivatives market.
Only 16.5% of workers in India earn a regular wage.
While the case may have been stalled due to political pressure, SEBI’s decision shows that Reliance should have acted in a more even-handed manner.
Falling prices and a lack of adequate procurement centres have left tur producers grasping for a way out.
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Owning a desi cow breed could enable farmers to cut most agriculture costs and also earn money from cow-based products, saving them from debt.
The researchers have now set their sights on developing software to calculate optimum fertiliser amounts for crop fields given other cultivation parameters.
M.K. Venu, founding editor of The Wire, and Anuj Srivas give a breakdown of the amendments in the new Finance Bill 2017.
A simple Google search shows that the personal information, including Aadhaar numbers and bank account details, has simply not been secured properly.
Worldwide, farmers are already using untreated waste water to irrigate their crops. Here’s how to mitigate the danger.
From mandatory Aadhaar and compromised tribunals to opaque political funding, this year’s Finance Bill has it all.
Local prices for oilseeds have plunged around 40% in the last six months, while pulses have dropped by nearly a third.
“You can’t arbitrarily exercise the power by closing the window,” the chief justice said.