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Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' a casualty as steel, auto firms spar over sourcing; minister seeks relaxation in import rules
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Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' a casualty as steel, auto firms spar over sourcing; minister seeks relaxation in import rules

The steel ministry in August announced stringent import rules for some high-grade steel products that are sourced by carmakers from countries such as Japan and South Korea but not yet manufactured in India.

NDA MPs to forego salary: Ananth Kumar's announcement leaves alliance lawmakers surprised, struggling with maths
Politics

NDA MPs to forego salary: Ananth Kumar's announcement leaves alliance lawmakers surprised, struggling with maths

The NDA move may have taken many alliance MPs by surprise and probably the Congress also as the latter has been left with little ammunition to attack the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Electric, hybrid vehicles, alternative fuel tops agenda at inaugural session of 57th SIAM meet
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Electric, hybrid vehicles, alternative fuel tops agenda at inaugural session of 57th SIAM meet

At the 57th SIAM Annual Convention 2017, Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Anant Geete said the government was considering the extension of a scheme to promote electric and hybrid vehicles by another six months.

Ravindra Gaikwad Air India row: It's time Shiv Sena learnt to apologise, goonda attitude won't take it far
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Ravindra Gaikwad Air India row: It's time Shiv Sena learnt to apologise, goonda attitude won't take it far

Shiv Sena leaders like Ravindra Gaikwad and Sanjay Raut haven’t realised that politics of bullying everyone including their own alliance partners, government of the day and institutions don’t really work in modern times.

Niti Aayog working on second list of PSU divestment
Business

Niti Aayog working on second list of PSU divestment

In June, the think tank had submitted to the government the roadmap for closure and strategic sale of government stake in some PSUs

Govt shouldn't hold talks with Pakistan as long as cross-border terrorism exists: Shiv Sena
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Govt shouldn't hold talks with Pakistan as long as cross-border terrorism exists: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena leader Anant Geete said his party has maintained that as long as cross border terrorism exists, government should not hold talks with Pakistan.

Volkswagen says cars in India not equipped with defeat device, meet norms
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Volkswagen says cars in India not equipped with defeat device, meet norms

Elaborating on steps it planned to take in India, Volkswagen said cars with 2.0-litre engines will get a software update.

Indian steelmakers upset as Japan, South Korea eat local market share
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Indian steelmakers upset as Japan, South Korea eat local market share

The steel ministry said in April that quality control orders had been issued for 15 steel products, but steel companies are lobbying the government to add 16 more to the list to help them compete with foreign rivals.

Land Bill: Shiv Sena, BJP moving in same direction, says Gadkari
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Land Bill: Shiv Sena, BJP moving in same direction, says Gadkari

Even as BJP's ally Shiv Sena continues to oppose the controversial land acquisition bill, Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari today said both the parties were heading towards a common goal.

FAME India: Govt scheme offers up to Rs 1.38 lakh incentives for electric, hybrid vehicles
Business

FAME India: Govt scheme offers up to Rs 1.38 lakh incentives for electric, hybrid vehicles

The government had approved an initial outlay of Rs 75 crore from Plan Fund for the FAME-India scheme in the Budget for this fiscal

Govt unlikely to go for any dilution of stake in Air India
Business

Govt unlikely to go for any dilution of stake in Air India

The government as part of the airline's turnaround plan had approved a Rs 30,000 crore financial package for 10 years in 2012 with certain riders.

No plan to shut down MTNL, says Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
Business

No plan to shut down MTNL, says Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

There is no plan to shut down loss-making telecom company MTNL and the government is taking various measures to revive it, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Thursday.

 Low CAD, reforms brighten up prospects of Indian economy: Arvind Subramanian
Business

Low CAD, reforms brighten up prospects of Indian economy: Arvind Subramanian

Pointing out that the cash balances of state-owned enterprises look "exciting", Subramanian suggested they invest more, adding that the PSUs could make a "real contribution to kickstart the economic growth".

Maharashtra: Raj, Uddhav Thackeray to reconcile?
Politics

Maharashtra: Raj, Uddhav Thackeray to reconcile?

Meanwhile, NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal -- himself a former Shiv Sena leader -- said his best wishes will always be with the cousins if they decide to come together.

Shiv Sena's ultimatum: Uddhav threatens to sit in opposition if BJP takes NCP support
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Shiv Sena's ultimatum: Uddhav threatens to sit in opposition if BJP takes NCP support

Shiv Sena on Sunday threatened to sit in opposition in Maharashtra if ruling BJP dared to take support of Sharad Pawar's NCP for the survival of its government but also kept the door open for reconciliation, saying it should come clear on the issue within two days.

PMO asked us to recommend two names to be included in cabinet: Shiv Sena
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PMO asked us to recommend two names to be included in cabinet: Shiv Sena

"We have got a call from the Prime Minister's office requesting us to recommend two names that we feel should be included in Modiji's cabinet," said Sena.

Maharashtra: BJP MLAs to meet on 28 October, elect legislative leader
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Maharashtra: BJP MLAs to meet on 28 October, elect legislative leader

Newly elected BJP MLAs in Maharashtra will meet on Tuesday to elect their Legislature Party leader in a step closer towards government formation even as talks continued with former ally Shiv Sena over a possible alliance.

Modi's high tea for NDA MPs in Delhi today: Shiv Sena MPs to attend, Uddhav not going
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Modi's high tea for NDA MPs in Delhi today: Shiv Sena MPs to attend, Uddhav not going

All Shiv Sena MPs will attend the high tea being hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, although Uddhav Thackeray will not go.

Heavy Industries Min Geete rules out resignation, says Sena still part of NDA
Economy

Heavy Industries Min Geete rules out resignation, says Sena still part of NDA

BJP earlier snapped ties with its oldest partner Shiv Sena after failure of talks on seat-sharing in the Maharashtra Assembly elections

Maharashtra polls: Uddhav Thackeray frowns at proposed Modi rallies
Politics

Maharashtra polls: Uddhav Thackeray frowns at proposed Modi rallies

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday wondered why former ally BJP felt the need to hold "so many" election rallies by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Maharashtra.