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Rohith Vemula haunts Smriti Irani; Dalit vote prompts her HRD ministry ouster
Politics

Rohith Vemula haunts Smriti Irani; Dalit vote prompts her HRD ministry ouster

Smriti Irani's ouster from the HRD ministry in cabinet reshuffle is believed to be triggered by the deep-rooted alienation caused among the Dalit community.

Dhaka attacks casts long shadow over garment business in Bangladesh 
World

Dhaka attacks casts long shadow over garment business in Bangladesh 

The weekend's attack on the restaurant "marked a significant escalation in the scale of atrocities against foreigners, with previous atrocities having singled out individual foreigners," said Rajiv Biswas, Asia-Pacific chief economist at IHS Global Insight.

'Extra push' via incentives for textiles will create more jobs, says Nirmala Sitharaman
Business

'Extra push' via incentives for textiles will create more jobs, says Nirmala Sitharaman

The Union Cabinet yesterday approved a Rs 6,000 crore package for textiles and apparel sector with an aim to create one crore new jobs in three years and attract investments of $11 billion while eyeing $30 billion in exports

Debt-ridden infrastructure, aviation among sectors stalling India's corporate growth
Business

Debt-ridden infrastructure, aviation among sectors stalling India's corporate growth

Stressed assets are essentially those loans of banks where the borrower has either stopped to repay this loan or the loan has been restructured.

Budget 2015: Here's how FM Jaitley can get his fund allocation right
Economy

Budget 2015: Here's how FM Jaitley can get his fund allocation right

There’s a pressing need to plug the huge infrastructure gap the country faces and it is infrastructure which is going to give the growth engine a big shove.

IKEA India CEO meets DIPP's Amitabh Kant, plans to enter new segments
Business

IKEA India CEO meets DIPP's Amitabh Kant, plans to enter new segments

IKEA India executive officer Juvencio Maeztu who met DIPP secretary Amitabh Kant today briefed officials of the commerce and industry ministry about its business plans.

Concerned over rising trade deficit govt focusses on export strategy for China
Business

Concerned over rising trade deficit govt focusses on export strategy for China

In order to bridge this, the commerce ministry is formulating the strategy under which it has identified specific products including textiles, auto components, pharmaceuticals, buffalo meat, marine products, rice and other agri produces.

Goodbye, Vimal: Why Mukesh Ambani is selling his father's first major business
Corporate

Goodbye, Vimal: Why Mukesh Ambani is selling his father's first major business

The partial sale of the Vimal brand and the textile business to a Chinese company suggests that Reliance Industries is streamlining its focus. It needs to go further along this direction

Celebrate the birth of your daughter, PM Modi tells adopted village Jayapur
India

Celebrate the birth of your daughter, PM Modi tells adopted village Jayapur

"I have not adopted Jayapur. I have come with a request for you to adopt me," said Modi in Varanasi.

India's apparel exports to jump 10% as production in other Asian countries are hit
Economy

India's apparel exports to jump 10% as production in other Asian countries are hit

The main markets for Indian textiles at the moment are the United States and European Union.

Birla to Ambani: India Inc supports PM Modi's 'Make in India' campaign
Photos

Birla to Ambani: India Inc supports PM Modi's 'Make in India' campaign

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the 'Make in India' campaign to focus on Public-Private partnerships, harnessing the potential of Democracy, Demography and Demand. The gathering was addressed by several bigwigs of India Inc. Here are some photos from the launch.<br />

Make In India: Govt to create biz-friendly environment, says Sitharaman
Economy

Make In India: Govt to create biz-friendly environment, says Sitharaman

The Make In India campaign, aimed at exploiting untapped potential of the country in the manufacturing sector which now contributes only about 15 per cent to the GDP, is not a slogan, but a mission to be accomplished with a single commitment,

Revenue growth bottomed out, expect better Q3 figures: Crisil
Business

Revenue growth bottomed out, expect better Q3 figures: Crisil

It said analysis of 50 sectors encompassing 605 companies indicated that IT services, pharma, tractors, textiles, FMCG, retail and media will clock double-digit growth in December quarter.

Tamil actress Shubha succumbs to kidney ailment
Entertainment

Tamil actress Shubha succumbs to kidney ailment

Young model-turned Tamil actress Shubha Phutela has died at a hospital in Bangalore after battling a prolonged kidney ailment.

Madura PE deal will allow apparel business to take off
Business

Madura PE deal will allow apparel business to take off

Clothing represents about 5% of household expenditure, according to government data (on private final consumption expenditure). The total clothing market currently could be around $25-30 billion.