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DNA
January 18, 2018
Israeli PM Netanyahu says his country seeks to cooperate with India "in every field"
PM Narendra Modi, PM Benjamin Netanyahu hold a mega road show in Ahmedabad
Prime Minister Modi is changing India, by the force in vision of his leadership, he is …
The Financial Express
January 18, 2018
We expect construction of 54 lakh units under PMAY this fiscal, including about three lakh …
54 lakh rural houses to be built under central schemes in 2017-18 will be far higher than the 32.…
Modi government to build over 51 lakh permanent houses under the #PradhanMantriAwasYojana-…
The Economic Times
January 18, 2018
The world knows about iPads and iPods, there is on more i that the world needs to know about, …
We are working towards making entire system in our country innovation-friendly, says PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi says that innovation brings the people of India & Israel together
The Indian Express
January 18, 2018
PM Modi asks the youth to dream big and continue to make efforts to pursue them
Israel has proved it to the world that commitment of the people, and not the size of the nation,…
PM Modi says that his government is making efforts to create systems that are innovation-…
News18
January 18, 2018
Modi in Davos: First participation by an Indian PM in WEF in over 2 decades
120 CEOs of global companies are likely to join the dinner to be hosted by PM Modi in Davos
PM Modi will be leading the largest contingent ever to the annual summit of investors and world …
The Economic Times
January 18, 2018
Direct Tax collections up by 18.7% for FY 2017-2018 till Jan 15
Total gross direct tax collections improve from 10% in Q1, to 10.3% in Q2, to 12.6% in Q3 and …
The direct tax collections up to January 15, 2018, show that net collections are at Rs 6.89 …
The Indian Express
January 18, 2018
Narendra Modi’s social reform agenda sets him apart and above the political class, says noted …
Modi Govt constructs over 5.92 crore toilets so far, while 3 lakh villages and 300 districts …
I see India’s future being shaped by a strong, decisive leader who cares about poorest of the …
The Times Of India
January 17, 2018
Big crackdown on 1.20 lakh more shell companies as Government bats for fair, transparent and …
Government intends to strike off the names of 1.20 lakh more companies from the official …
Nearly 2.26 lakh companies deregistered and around 3.09 lakh directors associated with these …
Business Standard
January 17, 2018
First attempt is made to estimate jobs using EPFO, NPS, and finds 590,000 jobs were generated …
A study, titled “Towards a Payroll Reporting in India”, estimates that 3.68 mn jobs were …
91.9 million employed people in the formal sector as of March 2017: Study
Live Mint
January 17, 2018
Israeli premier Netanyahu appreciates the efforts being made by Modi government to cut …
At the Raisina Dialogue, PM Netanyahu laid stress on the need to develop economic, military & …
Israel PM Netanyahu praises PM Modi for India's rise in Ease of Business rankings
The Times Of India
January 17, 2018
Modi Govt clears Rs 3,547 crore rifles and carbines buy under "fast track" process
Defence ministry simplifies private firms' role to bolster the floundering domestic defence-…
The defence acquisitions council (DAC) clears procurement of 1.6 lakh carbines, rifles; …
Business Standard
January 17, 2018
Restrictions on overloading of goods leading to increased demand for high tonnage vehicles in …
Tata Motors sold 269,536 units of CVs (medium, heavy and light) in the domestic market during …
Modi Govt funding in infrastructure projects help in giving push to medium, heavy commercial …
The Times Of India
January 17, 2018
India’s tourism sector contributing 6.88% to the GDP, says the toruism minister
India earned $27 bn from foreign tourist arrivals in 2017: Tourism Minister
Tourism Sector had a 12% share of jobs in the total employment figures in 2017, says KJ Alphons
The Economic Times
January 17, 2018
Congress has "hoodwinked" people by making tall promises and doing nothing on the ground: PM Modi
We have to identify our targets and work towards achieving them by 2022, when we mark 75 years …
Our government does not believe in making mere announcements and takes up jobs only to bring …
Hindustan Times
January 16, 2018
Today, Aadhaar stands tall as an Indian innovation, globally acknowledged as the world’s …
With Aadhaar linkage, MGNREGA wages are directly reaching into the bank accounts of poor people …
Aadhaar has given a big aadhaar (base) to India’s digital accomplishments, says Ravi Shankar …
DNA
January 16, 2018
I have invited Israeli companies to take advantage of the liberalised FDI regime, to make in …
Trade Boost! Israel will work closely with the Indian industry to set up manufacturing units …
India and Israel to set the direction for developing more business models and partnerships for …
Business Line
January 16, 2018
Organised retail market share to rise 10% by 2020 on new FDI norms: Crisil
Govt allows 100% FDI in single-brand retail under the automatic route from 49% earlier
The impact of FDI relaxation will be more pronounced in apparel, luxury goods, home decor, …
Haaretz
January 16, 2018
PM Netanyahu thanks PM Modi for his "exceptional friendship and hospitality," and says he is …
India, Israel ink nine pacts across diverse sectors, from increasing cooperation in the oil and …
The Israeli PM says that three things linked India & Israel: An ancient past, a vibrant present,…
The Times Of India
January 16, 2018
The role of business and industry is crucial in the transformation of ties between India and …
I believe in India because I know your heritage, your culture, your creativity, your humanity: …
India's development agenda is huge, it presents a vast economic opportunity for Israeli …
The Times Of India
January 16, 2018
You are a revolutionary leader and you are revolutionising India: PM Netanyahu to PM Modi
India, Israel will strengthen their cooperation in areas that affect the lives of our people — …
I welcome Israeli companies to come take advantage of the liberal FDI in India's defence sector,…
Live Mint
January 16, 2018
Economic recovery! The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) risen by 8.4% in November from 2% …
Slower pace of growth in food prices aided the decline in wholesale price inflation from 3.93% …
DIPP shows wholesale food inflation decelerated to 4.72% in December from 6.06% a month ago
Business Standard
January 15, 2018
Spurt in IIP points to a revival in factory output has been broad-based and driven by …
IIP showed improvement in capital goods output led by a growth in inquiries and new orders, …
India's IIP clocks a 17-month high at 8.4 per cent growth in November
The Financial Express
January 15, 2018
PM Modi to visit Davos, attend the World Economic Forum this month
WEF@Davos: PM Modi will encapsulate making of ‘a new, young and innovative India’
WEF@Davos: PM Modi expected to talk about his experience with ‘cooperative federalism’ in India,…
The Indian Express
January 15, 2018
A special welcome! PM Modi breaks protocol, personally receives Israeli PM Netanyahu at Delhi …
Welcome to India, my friend PM Netanyahu! Your visit to India is historic and special, tweets …
My first visit to India, a world power that is strengthening its relations with Israel: Israeli …
Business Standard
January 15, 2018
PM Modi and Israeli PM Netanyahu visit Teen Murti Memorial, pay tribute to the brave soldiers …
PM Modi, PM Netanyahu attend ceremony at the Teen Murti Memorial here to mark the renaming of …
PM Modi, PM Netanyahu lay wreath and sign the visitors’ book at the Teen Murti Memorial
Business Line
January 15, 2018
WEF ranks India at 30th position on a global manufacturing index
India's manufacturing sector has grown by over 7 per cent per year on average in the past three …
WEF places India in the ‘Legacy’ group along with Hungary, Mexico, Philippines, Russia, …
The Economic Times
January 14, 2018
Aadhaar has by now empowered 119 crore Indians with a credible identity, says UIDAI CEO
Aadhaar, by design, protects privacy, Aadhaar database contains only the minimal information …
Myth Busted! Aadhaar does not & will never have any details of your bank accounts, properties, …
Business Standard
January 14, 2018
Interesting fact; the massive SIP inflows in 2017 surpasses the overall equity inflow during 2016
The overall SIP inflow in 2017 stands at Rs 595 billion, says the report
The mutual fund industry has added more than 5 million new SIP accounts so far this financial …
India TV
January 14, 2018
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu begins a six-day visit to India on Sunday hoping to …
PM Modi and his Israeli counterpart Netanyahu will hold talks on Monday covering entire expanse …
Unshakable bond! Prime Minister Modi will break protocol to receive Netanyahu & his wife Sara, …
The Hill
January 14, 2018
India is pushing boundaries on global services trade, a space where India seeks greater …
Soon, India to join the ranks of global economic heavyweights: the United States, China, Japan &…
India of today seeks a larger place on the world stage under Modi Govt, says an expert
Financial Express
January 13, 2018
Mission Indradhanush: A rare success for the country when it comes to health
Mission Indradhanush pushes up annual immunisation coverage growth rates from a shockingly low …
Milestone for Mission Indradhanush: Initiative now covers 2.55 crore children under 2 years of …
The Economic Times
January 13, 2018
FDI relaxation aims at providing a more investor-friendly climate to foreign players
Modi Govt’s reform policy will attract more FDI to boost economic growth and create jobs, says …
FDI relaxation is likely to improve India's ranking in ease of doing business by allowing …
The Economic Times
January 13, 2018
India Inc's hiring outlook bullish for 2018: TimesJobs' RecruiteX
Doctors and medical professionals see highest rise of 6% demand in December 2017, says TimesJobs’…
RecruiteX records a highest rise in takent demand of 17% in Uttar Pradesh, followed by Gujarat …
The Financial Express
January 13, 2018
One had to make the beginning alone & if the person was committed to the path chosen, others …
PM Modi urges the people to make sports an integral part of their lives
We will hand-hold you, then, you yourself are capable of moving ahead, PM Modi tells youth
The Economic Times
January 13, 2018
India's Forex reserves rise by $1.75 billion in the week to January 5
Record high: Forex reserves hit $411.12 billion
The country's reserve position with International Monetary Fund rises by $4.2 mn to $2.039 bn, …
The Economic Times
January 13, 2018
Transporters who want to generate e-way bill can visit the 'ewaybill.nic.in' portal & register …
No E-way Bill is required for movement of goods in non- motorised conveyance & also for certain …
Inter-state movement of goods beyond 10 kms, with a value of Rs 50,000 & above, will …
Live Mint
January 13, 2018
Manufacturing sector records an impressive growth of 10.2% in November as compared to 4% a year ago
Capital goods output, which is a barometer of investment, grows by 9.4% in November as against 5.…
Industrial output growth jumps to a near two-year high of 8.4% in November, powered by a robust …
The Financial Express
January 12, 2018
PM Modi to inaugurate the 22nd #NationalYouthFestival (NYF) through video conferencing
The theme of 22nd #NationalYouthFestival is ‘Sankalp Se Siddhi’; to pledge to accomplish the …
#NationalYouthFestival provides an arena, by creating a Mini-India, where youth interact in …
The Economic Times
January 12, 2018
US will not tolerate cross-border terroris" or terror safe havens, says Kenneth Juster
India to become an alternative hub for US business in the Indo-Pacific region: Kenneth Juster
US working with partners' to secure India's NSG membership: Kenneth Juster, US Ambassador to India
Money Control
January 12, 2018
Retail experts are upbeat about the FDI relaxation in Single brand retail
FDI relaxation will increase ease of doing business and will also help #MakeInIndia initiative: …
FDI relaxation in single brand retail will make things easier for the companies to do business: …
Money Control
January 12, 2018
Indian government has defined a new term for the type of global leader it would like to be: …
PM Modi will lead Indian contingent to Davos WEF, first time since 1997 that an Indian prime …
PM Modi will travel to Switzerland on January 22 on a two- day visit during which he will …
The Financial Express
January 12, 2018
Recent high frequency growth indicators suggest that the growth momentum has gathered pace in …
Exports continues to stay strong, growing at double digit levels of 23.2% year-on-year in …
Industrial production improves to 3.2% year-on-year in November 2017 from 2.2% in October, …
The Financial Express
January 12, 2018
Big feat! PM Modi defeats Donald Trump, Xi Jinping in Gallup International's annual survey '…
PM Narendra Modi ranks 3rd in global ratings of top leader, defeats Trump, Putin
Proud Moment! Gallup International puts PM Modi at No. 3 among World Leaders in popularity survey
Business Standard
January 12, 2018
Rs 35 billion in benami assets attached including immovable properties of more than Rs 29 …
I-T Department says that it has stepped up action under the Prohibition of Benami Property …
IT cracks down on benami assets: Department attaches 900 properties in One year
Republic World
January 11, 2018
PM Modi receives a massive global endorsement as a global survey ranks him third among world leaders
With a net score of +8 'favourable', PM Modi is ahead of the likes of Xi Jinping, Theresa May, …
Gallup International ranks PM Modi 3rd in its highly-regarded annual survey, Opinion of Global …
The Financial Express
January 11, 2018
Eyeing a rural outreach, Govt made action plans for 115 identified “most-backward” districts in …
PM Modi attends NITI Aayog’s interaction with economists and experts on “Economic Policy – The …
Prime Minister thanks economists for their suggestions and observations, on various aspects of …
The Times Of India
January 11, 2018
Prices of homes fall by 2% due to the impact of RERA & GST: Report
According to Knight Frank report, homes price fell by an average of 3% across cities, with Pune …
Modi’s blockbuster reforms – GST, noteban, RERA lead to price fall in residential real estate
The Times Of India
January 11, 2018
Revenue growth to hit 5-year high in Q3: Crisil Research
Aggregate topline of key sectors to grow 9% on higher realisations in steel, aluminium, cement, …
For FY18, it is expected a revenue increase of 8-9% for the NSE listed companies, says Crisil
The Economic Times
January 11, 2018
Cabinet nod for 100% FDI in single brand retail via automatic route
Govt relaxes FDI policy for medical devices & audit firms associated with companies receiving …
Liberalising and simplifying the FDI policy will lead to growth of investment, income & …
The Times Of India
January 10, 2018
WEF Founder praises the positive role played by India in Paris climate agreement
WEF Chief, Klaus Schwab lauds PM Modi's #SabkaSaathSabkaVikas credo
PM Modi to participate in World Economic Forum at Davos