No change in BJP`s stand on FDI in retail: Arun Jaitley

Against the backdrop of speculation about Narendra Modi`s comments suggesting a rethink on the FDI policy, BJP said their opposition to FDI in retail will not change.

Vasundhara Raje govt not to allow FDI in multi-brand retail in Rajasthan

The new BJP government in Rajasthan announced that it would not allow FDI in multi-brand retail in the state as it would adversely affect various stakeholders and reduce jobs.

Delhi govt withdraws permission for FDI-funded retail stores

Delhi has become the first state to withdraw permission for FDI-funded retail stores.

FDI in multi-brand retail issue may face rough weather in RS

The issue of FDI in multi-brand retail trade may face rough weather in Rajya Sabha, when a statutory motion on the matter is taken up for vote in the ongoing session.

UPA has surrendered before global retailers: BJP

BJP accused UPA of surrendering before global retailers like Walmart by diluting norms for FDI in multi-brand retail and promised to do away with such "flip-flop" economic policy if voted to power.

Narendra Modi opposed to forward trading in commodities

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Friday told a traders` body that he was opposed to forward trading in commodity exchanges as it was detrimental to national economy.

BJP tells the US it is firmly opposed to FDI in retail

BJP has conveyed to the US that it is still firm in its opposition to FDI in multi-brand retail.

`NDA will roll back FDI in retail if voted to power`

Rollback of FDI in multi-brand retail will be the top priority of NDA coalition if it is voted to power in the next general elections, BJP President Rajnath Singh said here Wednesday.

Left, Right leaders share stage to oppose FDI in r

Left and the Right once again came on a single platform on Thursday to oppose FDI in multi-brand retail with BJP announcing that it will revoke the decision if it comes to power.

Traders’ shutdown in Delhi today

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) and Khudra FDI Virodhi Rashtriya Morcha have called for a `Delhi Trade Bandh` on Thursday.

Left parties rap UPA government

Mainstream Left parties on Sunday slammed the UPA government for its alleged "anti-people" policies that have shaken the country`s socio-economic fabric.

BJP will roll back FDI in retail if voted to power: Rajnath

The BJP national president Rajnath Singh reiterated that the party would reverse the UPA government`s decision to allow FDI in retail if voted to power.

Diesel decontrol to lead to overall price rise: Gurudas

AITUC leader Gurudas Dasgupta on Thursday slammed the Centre for virtual deregulation of diesel prices and claimed it would fuel price rise.

Last word on FDI in retail has not been said: BJP

BJP on Friday said the last word has not yet been said on the FDI in multi-brand retail issue and the party would revisit the decision of the UPA government if it comes to power.

`BJP will raise FDI in retail issue in Budget session`

BJP will not let the issue of FDI in multi-brand retail sector die down, senior leader Yashwant Sinha said on Thursday.

FDI in retail sector to have negative impact on traders: BJP

BJP on Monday said that foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail sector would cast "adverse" impact on small scale traders in the country and the UPA government would be sole responsible for this.

Policy decision delays hitting investor sentiment: Raman Singh

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Sunday opposed direct cash transfer and FDI in retail.

The Lobby Against Lobbying

One should not think that lobbying is restricted to organized groups. Even individuals try to influence others in their favour.

No CBI influence exerted on SP chief, says Congress

The Congress Monday rejected the Samajwadi Party`s charge that the CBI was used to influence its decision in the foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail and jobs quota bill.

UPA will complete term limping from crisis to crisis: Nitish

Amidst Samajwadi Party`s stand on SC/ST quota Bill, the outside support of which is crucial for survival of UPA govt, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar ruled out possibility of mid-term elections.