Repealing farm laws will mean no one will have courage to bring them back later: NITI member
Thousands of farmers, especially from Punjab, Haryana and parts of Uttar Pradesh, are agitating at various borders of the national capital seeking repeal of the farm laws and legal guarantee of the government for minimum support price of their crops.
Niti Aayog, Principal Scientific Advisor working hard to attract Indian talent from abroad: Rajiv Kumar
Citing examples of cities like Boston...
India must remain an integral part of global economy: Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant
"If India has to grow at 9-10 per cent over a three-decade ...
Happy I got Covaxin shot, urge people to drop doubts: NITI Aayog's VK Paul
In an interview after getting his shot, NITI Aayog's VK Paul said that people should accept whatever vaccine they get for now.
Covid-19 vaccination drive: Safety proven without doubt, says NITI Aayog member VK Paul
NITI Aayog Member (Health) Dr VK Paul said that phase 3 trial of Pfizer, Moderna is still going on but the benefits are overwhelming compare...
India aims to double the number of startups in the country: NITI Aayog CEO
Reiterating the large number of reforms that the government has undertaken, including widening the definition of start-ups, to drive the startups in India, Kant said the sector needs continuous evaluation as it is evolving.
NITI Aayog and Flipkart collaborate to enhance Women Entrepreneurship Platform
The Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) is a unified access portal which brings together women from different parts of India to realise their entrepreneurial aspirations.
Economists urge Prime Minister Modi to push privatisation, increase infrastructure spending
In a virtual meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, they suggested relaxing the fiscal deficit target in order to push infrastructure spending and steer the pandemic-hit economy back to the growth path, people aware of the deliberations told ET.
GDP estimates: Industries showing signs of recovery, says Niti Aayog VC
"Fiscal measures are projected to off-set the impact of the pandemic thereby, attain a real GDP of Rs 134.40 lakh crore in 2020-21," Rajiv Kumar said in a tweet.
From pushing electric mobility to boosting textile sector, Niti Aayog charts 2021 reforms map
As the think tank continues to work with various stakeholders to boost the country's economy, its Vice Chairman and economist Rajiv Kumar said the government has already used COVID-19 crisis for taking several steps to lay the foundation for a "rapid and sustained growth in the coming years".
MeitY to implement AI mission, while Niti Aayog will help in planning
IT Ministry at work on a fresh budget proposal, Cabinet note soon, a senior official said.
WNS partners Niti Aayog to extend education on cybersecurity
The digital education will be provided by WNS Cares Foundation through its platform CyberSmart.
NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on making India a manufacturing hub
Speaking at a webinar series on the Road to Atmanirbhar Bharat, Kant said while the Centre has done a lot of reforms, the onus now lies on the states. “States need to push the next wave of reforms with five-six champion states taking the lead,” Kant said.
NITI Aayog wants dedicated oversight body for use of artificial intelligence
According to the draft document, the oversight body must play an enabling role under the broad areas of research technical, legal, policy and societal issues related to AI. Besides, it should provide clarity on responsible behaviour through design structures, standards, guidelines, enable access to responsible AI tools and techniques.
The pace of economic recovery is increasing, says Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant
The Index of Industrial Production (IIP), which was in contraction for six months, turned positive in September. Manufacturing PMI in October was not just growing, but was at multi-year highs. These trends are likely to persist, said Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant.