Rains lead to increase in vegetable prices by 40%: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi: Prices of vegetables such as lady fingers, cabbage, beans, brinjal, bitter gourd have increased by 35-40% over a month as heavy rains in several parts of the country have hit the supply line to Delhi-NCR, according to an ASSOCHAM paper. The prices in Delhi’s wholesale markets have gone up by nearly 35 to […]

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3rd Meeting of the Joint Committee at the Secretary Level under the India-Japan CEPA

The 3rd meeting of the Joint Committee at the Secretary Level under the India-Japan CEPA (Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement) was held on Thursday in New Delhi. The Indian side was led by Smt. Rita Teaotia, Commerce Secretary and the Japanese delegation was headed by Mr. Keiichi Katakami, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Foreign […]

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Startup India States’ Conference held in New Delhi

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech had announced the “Start-up India” initiative. This initiative aims at fostering entrepreneurship and promoting innovation by creating an ecosystem that is conducive for growth of Startups. The Government of India launched the “Startup India” movement on January 16, 2016 at Vigyan Bhavan, New […]

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Government initiates process to constitute Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) under the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934

Government initiates process to constitute Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) under the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934 Government decides to bring the provisions of amended RBI Act regarding constitution of MPC into force on 27thJune, 2016 so that statutory basis of MPC is made effective; Rules governing the procedure for Selection of Members of Monetary […]

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Wadhwani Foundation’s Skills Development Network and DTTE, Govt. of NCT of Delhi sign MoU

Wadhwani Foundation’s Skills Development Network and DTTE, Govt. of NCT of Delhi sign MoU to Help Transform 27 Govt. and Private ITIs, and Polytechnics into Market Driven Job-creating Institutes MoU is aimed at transforming all 18 government ITIs & 9 government polytechnics, over a period of 3 years New Delhi: Wadhwani Foundation’s Skills Development Network […]

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