Setback for Modi govt as 2015 likely to be drought year
Setback for Modi govt as 2015 likely to be drought year

India`s monsoon rains are likely to be below the prior forecast of 88 percent of the long-term average, the weather office chief said, which could make it the driest year since 2009 and worsen rural distress by cutting farm output.

In Cairo, Sushma Swaraj invites diaspora to invest in India

Noting that India's economy has rebounded strongly after NDA came to power, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has invited the diaspora to invest in the country as she listed steps taken by the government to boost trade and make India a global manufacturing hub.

DNA: How viable is PM Modi's dream of 'Make in India'?

PM Modi has been endorsing the slogan of 'Make in India' in all his foreign visits, but how feasible is it?

Focus on bringing Indic content, SMEs online in India: Google

Engaged in various initiatives under the government's 'Digital India' campaign, global tech giant Google is focussing on key areas like bringing more Indic language content online and helping 20 million small and medium enterprises set up Internet presence by 2017.

India's growth rate likely to cross 8 percent: Venkaiah Naidu

India's economy is back on track and the country's growth rate is likely to cross eight per cent in the coming years, Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu has said as he asked US investors to take advantage of the current business-friendly atmosphere.