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Offer study of IPR as elective subject: UGC to varsities

Offer study of IPR as elective subject: UGC to varsities

Emphasising on importance of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), the University Grants Commission (UGC) has asked varsities to offer it as a generic elective subject under the Choice Based Credit System.

US Special 301 report on IPR a unilateral measure: Nirmala

US Special 301 report on IPR a unilateral measure: Nirmala

Doing some tough-speaking, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said the US Special 301 report on IPR is a "unilateral" move and no country has any right to interfere in the sovereign position of other nation.

4-month window to declare black money opens on June 1: Finance Ministry

4-month window to declare black money opens on June 1: Finance Ministry

The four-month window for declaring domestic black money will open on June 1 and those opting to come clean by paying 45 percent tax and penalty will not be subject to scrutiny and enquiry by tax department. 

Big Business Ideas : Intellectual Property Right

Big Business Ideas : Intellectual Property Right : Part-1

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US Ambassador conveys conern over business related issues

US Ambassador Richard Verma on Thursday conveyed concerns over business-related issues such as IPR and arbitration after which India assured him that the government was taking a number of steps including amending arbitration law for faster disposal of business disputes.

Draft IPR Policy under inter-ministerial consultation: Nirmala

The Commerce and Industry Ministry would send the draft National IPR Policy for Cabinet's approval after getting inputs from different departments, Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Monday.

India's patent laws fully WTO compliant: Sitharaman

India has a robust legal framework and it has always been on the side of the law with regard to intellectual property right (IPR) matters and fully compliant with WTO on the issue, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday.

Government forms task force on capital goods to tackle irritants

The Heavy Industries Ministry has set up a task force to sketch out a road map for the country's capital goods sector.

'Al-Qaeda discussed strategies to combat Climate Change, IPR'

Al-Qaeda, responsible for numerous terror strikes across the globe, once discussed surprising agendas like combating climate change and intellectual property, newly-emerged documents and letters show.

File property returns under Lokpal in time: Govt to babus

 Central government employees should file details of their assets and liabilities under the Lokpal Act by next month end, the Centre said on Thursday.

Investor confidence still shaky in India: US envoy

India continues to be perceived as a tough place to do business even while there is renewed enthusiasm and confidence in the Indian economy and great potential for US-India business collaboration, the US said Tuesday.

All central govt babus to file property returns twice for this year: DoPT

All central government officials will have to file details of their assets and liabilities twice this year in the wake of implementation of the Lokpal Act.

CEOs from India, US discuss IPR, piracy among other issues

Issues related with intellectual property rights, including piracy of films and software, figured prominently during the India-US CEO Forum here attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama.

PM Modi promises predictable tax regime; Obama seeks 'consistency' and 'simplicity'

PM Modi promises predictable tax regime; Obama seeks 'consistency' and 'simplicity'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wooed US investors promising a predictable tax regime, removing "remaining uncertainties" and an open business environment as President Barack Obama pledged USD 4 billion in investment for trade with India.

Govt to formulate IPR policy, set up think tank: Sitharaman

The government will come out with a policy on intellectual property rights and set up a think tank on IPR to strengthen the country's patent regime and encourage innovation.

Cipla seeks adoption of pragmatic IPR policy

Pharma major Cipla Ltd has sought adoption of a pragmatic Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) policy including in-licensing within the present framework of its international obligations.

FICCI welcomes US decision on India on IPR front

India made it clear it will not take part in any unilateral investigation by the US on its intellectual property rights (IPRs).

Looking forward to engaging with new Indian govt on IPR: US

The United States is looking forward to engaging with the new Indian government on issues like intellectual property rights as soon as it is formed, a top Obama Administration official has said.

India calls for discussion with US on IPR issue

India invited the United States for discussion on the intellectual property rights (IPR) issue after the general elections, while making it clear that it won`t allow any unilateral probe from American authorities.

US places India on IPR Priority Watch List

The US Wednesday put India and nine other countries on its Priority Watch List to highlight what it called "growing concerns with respect to the environment for Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) protection and enforcement".