World Environment Day 2020: Blue Acceleration — Human's dash for ocean resources mirrors what we’ve done to the land
The burdens on ocean ecosystems is growing, and we simply don’t know as much about these ecosystems as we would like.
Oil price hike clouds corporate profit outlook, putting investors on edge; energy sector will benefit but others to see eroding margins
While the energy sector would benefit from higher oil prices, other sectors ranging from shipping to manufacturing to restaurants would see their profit margins compress as gasoline prices rise
The Centre has chalked out a plan envisaging an investment of Rs 100 lakh crore in the infrastructure sector over the next five years, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday
11 multinational banks announced the "Poseidon Principles" that will help shipping firms cut emissions in half within 30 years.
Piyush Goyal to embark on two-day visit to UAE today to seek FDI in petroleum, railways, aviation sectors
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal will embark on a two-day visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) starting Saturday, to attend the meeting of 7th India-UAE High-Level Task Force on Investment
The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) stepped in to change the conditions of tenders in order to promote 'Made in India' goods, a top official said.
Sustainable tech can help the oceans as well as reduce the carbon footprints we are leaving behind.
Five Indian sailors return home after 14 months in Greek jail; Pakistani inmates provided support, says crew member
Five Indians, who spent over 14 months in a Greek jail after their cargo ship was detained on charges of carrying explosive material on board, arrived in Mumbai Sunday morning
Govt to form inter-ministerial panel to roll out in-flight mobile services by March, but high charges may act as spoilers
The government has decided to form an inter-ministerial panel to roll out in-flight and maritime mobile services within three months, official sources said
Cabinet Secretariat steps in as mounting litigation stalls Rs 1.5 lakh cr worth of infra projects, leading to delays, cost overruns
Among the ministries that have been asked to submit details, Ministry of Railways with over 66,000 pending cases contributes the highest number.
Commerce ministry to soon seek Cabinet nod for national logistics policy for seamless movement of goods across country
The proposed policy will also focus on increasing the warehousing capacity, and identify gaps that could be bridged to bring down the cost of logistics for traders.
The PF or provident fund of private establishments/organisation/PSUs largely come under the EPFO
The US has threatened to cut off access to the American banking system for foreign financial institutions that trade with Iran. This has led to European re-insurers refusing to give insurance cover to firms importing Iranian oil.
Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday ordered an inquiry into the blast at Cochin Shipyard in Kerala in which five persons were killed. The minister, however, confirmed the death of four persons.
Post-Budget, Narendra Modi government chalks out key targets for 2019, aims to capture hinterland votes
The NDA regime is preparing a blueprint to offer people universal access to social and economic services, which is expected to be pitched as big-ticket policy initiative ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's quest for a fresh electoral mandate in early 2019
Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself
Economic Survey attributes collapse of Public Private Partnership as reason for massive underinvestment in the infrastructure sector
Nitin Gadkari's response to Indian Navy's demand for land is unfortunate, conveys minister prefers seaplanes over security
The Indian Navy requested Nitin Gadkari for accommodation in South Mumbai because armed personnel should be able to easily access their installations round the clock, and not because they wan to live in posh areas
The Ministry of Shipping, in conjunction with the Ministry of Tourism, has announced reforms simplifying the rules and procedures pertaining to various aspects of cruise port operations like security, immigration and custom
With market revenue expected to increase 34% to reach more than $6 billion in 2017 and set to grow more than $11.2 billion by 2020, three million drones will be shipped in 2017, Gartner said on Thursday.