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RBI to unveil third bi-monthly policy review on Aug 5

RBI to unveil third bi-monthly policy review on Aug 5

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 20:41

In its last policy review in June, the RBI had kept the repo rate--at which it lends to the banks-- unchanged at 8 percent.

Govt preparing draft policy on underground coal gasification

Govt preparing draft policy on underground coal gasification

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 18:05

The government is preparing a draft policy on underground coal gasification, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday.

Fed leaves policy unchanged, further reduces bond purchase by $10 bn

Fed leaves policy unchanged, further reduces bond purchase by $10 bn

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 09:00

The Fed as expected reduced its monthly bond purchases by $10 billion, taking the program to $25 billion a month.

Government to formulate new education policy

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 17:42

The government has proposed to formulate a new education policy to meet challenges posed by lack of quality, research and innovation in Indian educational institutions, parliament was told Wednesday.

Data deficiency hampering policy implementation!

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 11:17

Reaching the last mile, however, is a big question mark as a society strives for evidence-based policy.

Federal Reserve meets amid calls for tighter policy

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 22:27

The US Federal Reserve began a two-day policy meeting Tuesday under rising pressure to step off its ultra-dovish stance to address rising inflation and worries of overheated markets.

Textile policy to create 35 mn more jobs, $300 billion exports

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 22:08

An expert panel constituted by the government on Monday submitted the draft of the new National Textiles Policy, which aims to achieve USD 300 billion exports by 2024-25, and creation of additional 35 million jobs by attracting investments.

CoS approves rejig of gas policy; city gas to get top priority

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 19:29

A Committee of Secretaries has approved a rejig of natural gas allocation policy, giving city gas distribution firms like Indraprastha Gas Ltd top priority for allocation of domestically produced fuel.

John Kerry to deliver major foreign policy speech on India

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 22:41

Laying out a roadmap of long-term strategic partnership between largest and oldest democratic countries, US Secretary of States John Kerry will deliver a major foreign policy speech on India.

Tell people about `bold steps` taken in first 50 days, Modi to his MPs

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 05:46

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had in his poll campaign promised a lot of bold steps that he will be taking if voted to power and made the PM of the country.

Textiles Ministry sets export target of $45 bn for 2014-15

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 21:48

The Textiles Ministry has set an export target of USD 45 billion for textile products in the current fiscal, Parliament was informed on Friday.

'India still faces risk on growth, external front'

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 00:07

Stating that even though the formation of a stable government at the Centre has mitigated political risk, a top Reserve Bank official on Thursday said India continues to face threats on the growth and external sector fronts.