In Ladakh, vulnerable migrant workers face increasingly uncertain future as coronavirus outbreak unfolds
'I first travelled to Ladakh in 2011 and have since been documenting the migrant workers and their living situation. Over the past decade, they may have acquired more construction tools but overall, their conditions haven’t changed much and their struggles remain the same,' writes Ritayan Mukherjee of his photo project documenting migrant workers in Ladakh.
No dearth of money, govt plans to spend Rs 5 lakh cr on infrastructure development this year: Nitin Gadkari
Gadkari said his ministry planned to spend Rs 5 lakh crore on infrastructure development this year.
States need to scale up investments to Rs 110 lakh crore over the next decade to achieve India's massive infrastructure targets, rating agency CRISIL said on Tuesday
Narendra Modi woos business leaders at BRICS; urges them to invest in world's most open, investment friendly economy
Narendra Modi is in Brazil for the 11th BRICS Summit which will focus on building mechanisms for counter-terrorism cooperation and strengthen India's ties with the world's five major economies
On 73rd Independence Day, Narendra Modi says people no longer happy with plan of railway station, they want Vande Bharat Express
Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke of the changing aspirations of the people in his 73rd Independence Day speech
The Narendra Modi government’s ambitious target of a $5 trillion economy by 2024 has triggered interesting debates.
Oyo says it is world's third largest hotel chain by room count; UK, US markets remain strong growth drivers for company
Today, Oyo has over 8,50,000 exclusive keys as part of its hotel chain, he added.
Budget 2019 serves all sectors of economy, builds upon India's growth story of last 5 yrs, writes ex-FM Arun Jaitley in blog
The Budget 2019 creates a political direction for an aspirational India. The economically weaker sections get the basic amenities of life and several sectors of interest to the middle-class have been incentivised.
India must spend $200 bn on infrastructure annually; harnessing private investment a challenge, reveals Economic Survey
India needs to almost double its annual spending on infrastructure at $200 billion and the real challenge lies in harnessing private investment, said the Economic Survey 2018-19 tabled in Parliament on Thursday
Investors convinced of 'certainty of investment returns' in real estate as positive policies result in transparencies: Experts
Over 80 percent of the real estate industry has consolidated, shaken by the positive but disruptive policies such as RERA and GST, according to Goel.
Govt gives nod to spend Rs 4,500 cr to revive unserved, under-served airports; move aims to boost regional connectivity
The revival of airports under UDAN is demand driven, depending on firm commitment from airlines and state governments for providing various concessions.
Amaravati development needs $2-4 trillion investment, says Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu
Addressing a gathering after listing the 'Amaravati Bond' on the Bombay Stock Exchange on Monday, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu said raising funds is not a problem if there is proper decision making and execution mechanism in place.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today referred to a WhatsApp video showing a beggar using a swipe machine to persuade people to shift to digital monetary transactions, insisting Indians do not take long to accept new things
Jaitley in his last budget speech had said that PPP infrastructure development model has to be revisited and revitalised.
Coal India is gearing up to invest about Rs 6,000 crore towards capital expenditure in the next fiscal and an equal amount on augmenting other infrastructure, including rail connectivity.
The Finance Ministry is considering a proposal to raise the minimum lock-in period for withdrawal from PPF account from six to eight years to attract longer term funds for infrastructure development.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh directed the Planning Commission to constitute a Monitoring Committee with representatives from the northeast states to improve coordination among central ministries.<br /><br />