Dismissing questions raised by Congress over SBI signing an MoU for extending USD 1 billion loan to Adani Group, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the state-run bank takes its own commercial decisions and asserted the government had no role in it.
After partnering for the Digital India initiative of the central government, Internet services giant Google has joined hands with Andhra Pradesh government to provide technology support for a similar project.
Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday announced launching of 'power for all' scheme from October 2 in collaboration with Union Power Ministry but the much-hyped round-the-clock electricity supply will become a reality across the state only by September 2016 as the programme will be rolled out in eight phases.
In a first of its kind, Indian Premier League franchise Kings XI Punjab has signed a research MoU with Australia's La Trobe University (LTU), based in Victoria, for working on mutually agreed topics like fan engagement, marketing and promotional practices.
India has earmarked USD 100 million for upgradation of Chabahar port in Iran so as to improve trade with Afghanistan and other Central Asian countries, Afghan envoy to India Shaida Mohammad Abdali has said.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived at the Osaka International airport in Japan on his maiden bilateral visit outside the Indian subcontinent, which is expected to open new vistas in the bilateral ties and take the Strategic and Global Partnership to a higher level.