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Over 45% migrant labourers who travelled back home wish to return to cities, finds survey
India

Over 45% migrant labourers who travelled back home wish to return to cities, finds survey

The study is based on a rapid assessment survey of 4,835 households across 48 districts in 11 states carried out between 24 June and 8 July

GST Council to discuss Attorney General's opinion on compensation, says Nirmala Sitharaman
Business

GST Council to discuss Attorney General's opinion on compensation, says Nirmala Sitharaman

The attorney general has said that there is no obligation on the Central government to pay the GST compensation shortfall to the states.

India keen on US' participation in Atmanirbhar Bharat programme, says Narendra Modi at USIBC summit
India

India keen on US' participation in Atmanirbhar Bharat programme, says Narendra Modi at USIBC summit

The prime minister added that there is 'global optimism' towards India because it offers a perfect combination of openness, opportunities and options

How will the Atmanirbhar Bharat scheme benefit the urban poor when its long term vision discounts vital short term measures?
India

How will the Atmanirbhar Bharat scheme benefit the urban poor when its long term vision discounts vital short term measures?

On May 12, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the second stimulus package, named Atmanirbhar Bharat in the aftermath of the COVID-19, which has since then been unveiled over five tranches. The package, which is mostly liquidity driven, would be the size of 10 percent of India's GDP.

Union HRD ministry to launch counselling helpline 'Manodarpan' for students, teachers tomorrow at 11 am
India

Union HRD ministry to launch counselling helpline 'Manodarpan' for students, teachers tomorrow at 11 am

HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said that the platform will act as a sustainable psychosocial support system for students, teachers and families.

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju says he’d urge states to start ‘some kind of sporting activities’ after two-three months
Sports

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju says he’d urge states to start ‘some kind of sporting activities’ after two-three months

Union sports minister Kiren Rijiju emphasised on resuming non-contact sports as and when the COVID-19 situation in India, currently the third-worst-affected globally, improves.

Economy Under Lockdown | Supply Chain | Insider Take By JK Arora, Founder and CEO of Tradologie
India

Economy Under Lockdown | Supply Chain | Insider Take By JK Arora, Founder and CEO of Tradologie

Shaking the logistics and supply chain industry, COVID 19 has disrupted the wheels of the economy. Therefore, it is expected to take at least a year for activities to resume to pre-pandemic levels and until the end of next year for any growth.

Insider Take By D.Narain, Simon Wiebusch Bayer CropScience Limited | Economy Under Lockdown | Agriculture
India

Insider Take By D.Narain, Simon Wiebusch Bayer CropScience Limited | Economy Under Lockdown | Agriculture

Agriculture industry veterans D.Narain, Senior Bayer Representative, SouthAsia and Managing Director, Bayer CropScience Limited and Simon Wiebusch, COO Bayer CropScience Division of India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka highlight challenges faced amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.

Maker spaces hold key to revolutionising education in India, making country truly self-reliant
Business

Maker spaces hold key to revolutionising education in India, making country truly self-reliant

In an effective Atal Tinkering Lab, the traditional rules of classrooms don’t apply. The teacher becomes a facilitator gently nudging students while focussing on practical applications

Atmanirbhar Bharat need of the hour, every Indian entrepreneur will battle challenges with fresh spirit: KV Kamath tells Network18
India

Atmanirbhar Bharat need of the hour, every Indian entrepreneur will battle challenges with fresh spirit: KV Kamath tells Network18

India is a land of opportunities and so there is going to be no shortage of things to do which is unlike several other countries, veteran banker KV Kamath tells Network18, Group Editor-in-Chief, Rahul Joshi in an exclusive interview.

India to ban Chinese firms from participating in highway projects, even via joint ventures, says Nitin Gadkari
India

India to ban Chinese firms from participating in highway projects, even via joint ventures, says Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari also said the government will ensure that Chinese investors are not entertained in various sectors like MSMEs.

At $0.6 bn, India records current account surplus in fourth quarter of FY20 for first time in 13 years, says RBI
India

At $0.6 bn, India records current account surplus in fourth quarter of FY20 for first time in 13 years, says RBI

The RBI data also showed the current account deficit for the October-December quarter of fiscal 2019-20 was revised to $2.6 billion or 0.4 percent of GDP from $1.4 billion earlier.

Finance Ministry credits govt, RBI for ‘green shoots of economic revival’ as agriculture, petroleum, electricity indicators pick up
Business

Finance Ministry credits govt, RBI for ‘green shoots of economic revival’ as agriculture, petroleum, electricity indicators pick up

The Finance Ministry cited "green shoots" of recovery in agriculture, manufacturing and services sectors, and said the prompt policy measures taken by the government and RBI have helped reinvigorate the economy with minimal damage

As India unlocks, learning to live with the virus approch signals waning of social contract, active governance
India

As India unlocks, learning to live with the virus approch signals waning of social contract, active governance

'Learn to live with it' also includes learning how to suffer from it and all that idea includes right from being denied a hospital bed to dying in isolation, to dying in anxiety that you have possibly spread the virus to your family.

India will definitely gets its growth back, says Narendra Modi at CII Annual Session 2020; emphasises on inclusion, innovation
Business

India will definitely gets its growth back, says Narendra Modi at CII Annual Session 2020; emphasises on inclusion, innovation

Speaking at a video conference to the industry body, Confederation of Indian Industries' (CII) annual session, Narendra Modi said the government has taken tough steps to fight the coronavirus pandemic and has also taken care of the economy.

India in better position to fight COVID-19 than others, Atmanirbhar Bharat package will set economy on track: Amit Shah to News18
India

India in better position to fight COVID-19 than others, Atmanirbhar Bharat package will set economy on track: Amit Shah to News18

Speaking on the special economic package announced by the Centre to boost the economy, Shah said that the Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative will set the economy on track.

Govt launches Rs 5,000-cr special credit facility for street vendors; here's all you need to know about Rs 10,000 loan scheme
Business

Govt launches Rs 5,000-cr special credit facility for street vendors; here's all you need to know about Rs 10,000 loan scheme

In order to revive businesses of street vendors that have taken a serious hit due to the COVID-19 lockdown, the Centre has launched a special micro-credit facility amounting to a total of Rs 5,000 crore that will provide them Rs 10,000 as initial working capital

One year of Narendra Modi Sarkar sequel: 10 wins and defeats worth considering
Politics

One year of Narendra Modi Sarkar sequel: 10 wins and defeats worth considering

In many ways the Modi Sarkar 2.0 shouldn’t have had the blood, sweat and tears of the most vulnerable people it is meant to serve.

Nirmala Sitharaman's COVID-19 package invites social criticism, but she may have more cards up her sleeves
Business

Nirmala Sitharaman's COVID-19 package invites social criticism, but she may have more cards up her sleeves

Nirmala Sitharaman's advisers have been speaking of why fiscal prudence is important to avoid India being downgraded from investment grade by global credit rating agencies

For Narendra Modi's Atmanirbhar Bharat, bureaucrats in state govts must shed colonial mindset, think out of the box
India

For Narendra Modi's Atmanirbhar Bharat, bureaucrats in state govts must shed colonial mindset, think out of the box

Modi's resolve should be seen in the context of a time when COVID-19 brings a potential change in the world economic order.