No proposal to ban manufacture, use of plastic bags: Govt

There is no proposal to ban manufacture and use of plastic bags, but government is open to the idea of having a legislation to end use of such materials, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.

Spurious furnace oil manufacturing racket busted

A spurious furnace oil
manufacturing racket has been unearthed near here and one
person arrested in this connection, police said on Saturday.

Harness IT with manufacturing to face China, says Sibal

India should follow its own
model of growth and harness Information Technology with the
manufacturing sector to help the nation leapfrog into a
developed economic power to "face" China.