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India set to grow at 5.5% in FY15: World Bank

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 10:14

The World Bank projected India`s growth at 5.5 percent in fiscal 2014-15, accelerating to 6.3 percent in 2015-16 and 6.6 percent in 2016-17 as it urged developing countries to double down on domestic reforms.

'Govt can cut subsidy bill 1% without causing pain'

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 20:23

The government can cut down its subsidy bill by up to 1 percent of the GDP without causing much pain to people, Principal Economic Adviser, Ministry of Finance, Ila Patnaik said today.

Gas price hike to balance reforms, interest of poor: Pradhan

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 17:00

Last week, a top oil ministry official said a decision on the issue will be taken before July 1.

Modi govt unveils priorities; to check inflation, corruption, woo investment

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 21:15

The Narendra Modi government on Monday unveiled its priorities saying it would take steps to tackle communal violence, eliminate corruption, rein in inflation and encourage investment including through Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).

FII inflows hit Rs 1 lakh crore mark for 2014

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 21:11

Overseas investors have pumped in a staggering over Rs 1 lakh crore into the Indian equities since the beginning of the year, mainly on hopes of a stable and reforms-oriented government at the Centre.

Govt's agenda is insightful, praiseworthy: India Inc

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 20:55

The agenda of the new government chalked out by President Pranab Mukherjee in Parliament is insightful and praiseworthy, India Inc said.

Punjab govt announces 6-months deadline for completing reforms

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 18:28

Punjab government on Monday announced a six months deadline for the completion of all governance reforms initiated in the Local Bodies department.

Jaitley underlines need to lower cost of business to up growth

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 19:28

To revive the investment cycle and boost growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today underlined the need to reduce the cost of doing business and improve the country's business climate.

'Modi's visit may provide platform to strengthen Indo-US ties'

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 21:05

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposed visit to the US is likely to serve as a platform for taking the Indo-US relations to a new level, besides resolving outstanding issues like the impact of immigration reforms on Indian IT sector, among others, says industry body Ficci.

Big ticket action likely for infra push

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 17:31

Here are some probable government decisions which can be taken in the next 6 -12 months.

Arun Jaitley underlines need to contain inflation, boost growth

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 18:18

Attributing the present economic woes to a "decade of jobless growth", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday underlined the need to contain price rise and hasten economic reforms to boost low-cost manufacturing.

Sequoia Capital says raises $530 million India-focused fund

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 02:04

Sequoia Capital, best known for its early-stage investments in companies such as Google Inc , has raised $530 million for its fourth India-focused fund, the U.S. venture capital fund said in a statement on Friday.