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Let's not see politics in everything, Indian railways modernisation a must, says Piyush Goyal
India

Let's not see politics in everything, Indian railways modernisation a must, says Piyush Goyal

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal feels there is no alternative to pressing ahead with the modernisation of Indian railways, and politics should not be seen in everything including bullet trains

Look beyond bank recapitalisation: Budget announcements may help speed up bad loan hive-offs for PSBs
Business

Look beyond bank recapitalisation: Budget announcements may help speed up bad loan hive-offs for PSBs

Banking reforms may be a slower process, but the monkeys of bad loans may be off the back of public sector banks sooner than we think.

Narendra Modi's Davos speech: Land, labour reforms are key to nudge investors to put money on the table
Business

Narendra Modi's Davos speech: Land, labour reforms are key to nudge investors to put money on the table

Modi was more a salesman than a statesman at the world stage, telling the big business leaders about the changes his government has brought about in the last three and a half years to make India the best business destination

WEF 2018: TCS, Infosys join global tech re-skilling drive for 1 million workers in maiden initiative
Business

WEF 2018: TCS, Infosys join global tech re-skilling drive for 1 million workers in maiden initiative

The initiative will be targeting 1 million people for training and resource opportunities on the World Economic Forum SkillSET portal by January 2021.

WEF 2018 Day 1 highlights: Spoken like a statesman, say Fadnavis, Prabhu on Modi's speech; Rahul Gandhi attacks PM on inequality
World

WEF 2018 Day 1 highlights: Spoken like a statesman, say Fadnavis, Prabhu on Modi's speech; Rahul Gandhi attacks PM on inequality

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the opening plenary of the summit at the World Economic Forum at Davos today.

WEF Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution proposed in Mumbai: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis
World

WEF Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution proposed in Mumbai: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

The next World Economic Forum (WEF) Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution is being proposed to be set up in Mumbai, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said

WEF 2018: West must share benefits of growth with emerging world, says Raghuram Rajan
World

WEF 2018: West must share benefits of growth with emerging world, says Raghuram Rajan

Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said the Western world must realise they cannot go a long way without the help of the emerging economies and warned that no one would be able to resolve any problem of a 'fractured world' if things are not set right soon

WEF 2018: India should focus on women's inclusion in economy, says IMF chief Christine Lagarde
World

WEF 2018: India should focus on women's inclusion in economy, says IMF chief Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde reiterated IMF's forecast of 7.4 percent growth for India and said it is obviously one of the fastest growing large economies of the world.

WEF 2018: India toast of town at Davos from billboards to platters; chai, pakoda, vada pav in high demand
World

WEF 2018: India toast of town at Davos from billboards to platters; chai, pakoda, vada pav in high demand

In Davos, huge billboards atop buildings and even on buses, promoting India and Indian companies

India among most trusted nations, sees dip over last year; China tops list
World

India among most trusted nations, sees dip over last year; China tops list

Coming ahead of the World Economic Forum annual summit the 2018 Edelman Trust Barometer said, of 28 countries surveyed, 20 lie in 'distruster territory', one more than in 2017

Narendra Modi in Davos: IMF’s 7.4% GDP forecast is a gift to PM, but why are foreigners more optimistic about growth than CSO?
Business

Narendra Modi in Davos: IMF’s 7.4% GDP forecast is a gift to PM, but why are foreigners more optimistic about growth than CSO?

At the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos to hard-sell the India story, Prime Minister Narendra Modi (WEF) received a shot in the arm when the International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected 7.4 percent growth for the Indian economy in 2018

World Economic Forum 2018: Global leaders, CEOs, influencers arrive at Davos for annual gathering
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World Economic Forum 2018: Global leaders, CEOs, influencers arrive at Davos for annual gathering

The annual World Economic Forum began in Switzerland's resort town of Davos on Monday.

World Economic Forum 2018: In Davos, Narendra Modi meets global CEOs as IMF pegs India's growth rate at 7.4 percent
Business

World Economic Forum 2018: In Davos, Narendra Modi meets global CEOs as IMF pegs India's growth rate at 7.4 percent

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held a roundtable meeting with the CEOs of top global companies before his keynote address at the plenary session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos on Tuesday morning.

India hosts welcome reception at World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos: All eyes on Narendra Modi's opening address
World

India hosts welcome reception at World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos: All eyes on Narendra Modi's opening address

After reaching this Alpine town, Modi held a meeting with Swiss President Alain Berset and discussed ways to deepen bilateral ties on the sidelines of the summit. Berset greeted Modi with a warm handshake in this town in the Swiss Alps before leading the Indian leader to the meeting.

Narendra Modi arrives in Zurich, on his way to Davos to attend WEF 2018: PM will deliver keynote speech at plenary session
India

Narendra Modi arrives in Zurich, on his way to Davos to attend WEF 2018: PM will deliver keynote speech at plenary session

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday arrived in Zurich, Switzerland, from where he will leave for Davos to attend the World Economic Forum meeting where he will "share his vision for India's future engagements with the international community."

WEF 2018: Corporate India pitches for 'statesman' position for India at Davos
World

WEF 2018: Corporate India pitches for 'statesman' position for India at Davos

Spicejet CEO Ajay Singh said India has a great story to tell at Davos and there can be no one better than Prime Minister Modi to tell this story

WEF ranks India at 62nd place on Inclusive Development Index, behind China, Pakistan
World

WEF ranks India at 62nd place on Inclusive Development Index, behind China, Pakistan

India was on Monday ranked at the 62nd place among emerging economies on an Inclusive Development Index, much below China's 26th position and Pakistan's 47th.

WEF 2018: Economy turning around, GDP to clock 7% in second half, says Chandra Kochhar
World

WEF 2018: Economy turning around, GDP to clock 7% in second half, says Chandra Kochhar

Here to participate in the World Economic Forum's (WEF) annual meeting, to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other world leaders, the ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar said the full fiscal GDP growth for 2017-18 should also be in excess of 6.5 percent

World Economic Forum 2018 begins in Davos today: #IndiaMeansBusiness, tweets Narendra Modi ahead of opening plenary
Business

World Economic Forum 2018 begins in Davos today: #IndiaMeansBusiness, tweets Narendra Modi ahead of opening plenary

Narendra Modi is all set to be the first Indian prime minister in 20 years to attend the annual World Economic Forum summit at Davos.