Training managers for industrial growth

India needs to be competitive to continue on its growth path. Patricia Mascarenhas tells you how important it is for enterprise level managers to train in industrial relations to deal with issues proactively and effectively

Experiences from excursions

Is a visit to an industry just a fun outing with classmates or it adds on to a student's knowledge and growth? Gauri Rane looks for clues

We ensured transparency in environment clearances: Javadekar
We ensured transparency in environment clearances: Javadekar

Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar Tuesday said that his ministry has ensured greater transparency by initiating online submission of applications for environment and forest clearances.

We will provide land for setting up industries: Mamata

In the backdrop of criticism by the opposition over lack of industries in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the state would provide land for setting them up.

Pakistan gemstone industry struggles with unrest

For 400 years the craftsmen and traders of Peshawar`s jewellery bazaar have cut, polished, set and haggled over precious gems dug from the rugged mountains of northwest Pakistan.

CAG raps Odisha for giving forest lands for industry

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has rapped Odisha for allotting forest land for industrial usage, violating the forest laws.

AP CM Naidu allocates berths, keeps Energy, Industry & Tourism

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has kept portfolios of Energy, Infrastructure, Industries and Commerce and Tourism among others with himself while allocating berths to Ministers on Wednesday.

Industry, service sectors to drive Telangana`s economy

Telangana recorded a GSDP (State Gross Domestic Product) of Rs 3,35,018 crore for the year 2012-13, driven by industry and services sectors.

Industry leaders meet Naveen Patnaik, seek cooperation for growth

A day after Naveen Patnaik was sworn in as Odisha`s Chief Minister for the fourth consecutive term, captains of industry today visited the Secretariat to congratulate him.

Fashion fans flock to New York for unveiling of newest looks

Fashion followers and fans descend upon New York this week for shows by designers - from edgy newcomers to influential veterans - who say, despite its faults, Fashion Week is key to sartorial success.

Clinical trials: Need to strike balance, says Azad

Noting that the industry has voiced concerns regarding regulations on clinical trials in the country, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad today said there is need to strike a balance on the issue.

Snowden says NSA also spies on industry: German TV

Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden claimed in a new interview that the US agency is involved in industrial espionage.

No bar on purchase of private land: Jairam Ramesh to industry

With the new Land Acquisition Act coming into force, government sought to allay apprehension of the industry, saying there is no bar whatsoever on purchase of private land.

Industry not contributing financially to science, says CNR Rao

Bharat Ratna awardee and eminent scientist C N R Rao today said the financial contribution of industry towards the development of science in the country has not been on the levels of what has taken place in the Western countries.

China to build robots at new industrial base

China will establish a new industrial base in northeast Liaoning province that will mostly develop robots and other intelligent equipment, officials said.

MFN to India delayed due to reservations by Industry: Pakistan

Pakistan has delayed the grant of Most Favoured Nation-status to India along with abolition of a negative trade list regime.

WB cannot offer sops due to financial constraints: Mamata

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee indicated that the state cannot offer fiscal sops and benefits to lure industry due to its financial constraints.

Mamata Banerjee woos industrialists, sends personal e-mails

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee wooed industrialists asking them to send e-mails to her if they face any problems in their projects and lashed out against those giving government a negative publicity.

Hooda asks industry to switch over to green category

Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda asked the industry in Haryana to gradually switch over from the red category to green one through the use of available modern techniques.

Bihar says no industry at cost of agriculture

The Bihar government which would
implement a new industrial policy from July 1, will not help
industry in acquiring fertile land or any crop land.