Raw sugar hits fresh 9-month peak
March white sugar rose $4.00, or 1.2 per cent, to $351.50 a tonne, having hit its highest since late February at $351.90.
Steel ministry proposes clusters, integrated hubs to unlock growth potential
The policy says, "Creation of two archetypes of clusters nanely, Ancillary and Downstream cluster and Value-Added steel clusters, will provide multiple benefits."
Army Act tweak for Jadhav relief? Pak military says no
The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Pakistan army has dismissed media reports claiming any amendments made by the Pakistani government in Pakistan Army Act (complying with the ICJ direction) for Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav to appeal in the civilian court against his death sentence.
India's plastic exports fall 6% as shipments to China, Pakistan dip
India's exports during April-September topped USD 4.32 billion, compared to USD 4.59 billion in the same period in the last financial year, down 5.9 per cent, according to Chairman of the Plastics Export Promotion Council, Ravish Kumath. India's plastics exports in 2018-19 were USD 10.89 billion, up 24 per cent from previous year's figure of USD 8. 85 billion.
Next FTP may reduce raw material costs to boost sliding exports
A sluggish global demand is likely to reform the Foreign Trade Policy 2020-25 that might give a boost to Indian exporters with some ease in norms and providing export-rewards to GI products. Focus will also be on E-commerce and services industry.
Absence of central anti-terror body a hurdle, says NSA Ajit Doval
After the 26/11 attacks, the UPA government had proposed creation of National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC), on the lines of America’s National Counterterrorism Center.
Reduction in raw material prices to help slowdown-hit steel cos: India Ratings
Domestic steel prices have followed the declining global prices with hot rolled coil prices falling 19% yoy in August 2019, a drop of 12% from March 2019, the report said.
Junk canned veggies, fruits: Consuming them raw is better for mental health
When it comes to mental well-being, it is important to consider the way in which food is consumed.
RAW officer Johri appointed as new BSF DG
The order has been issued by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) that is headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and has Home Minister Amit Shah as its member.
NMDC restores Rs 1,395-crore order to BHEL for setting up raw material handing system at steel plant
NMDC had given the contract to BHEL in 2011. BHEL was to complete the work till February 28, 2014.
Raw silk production increased by 10.52 per cent: Smriti Irani
"The total raw silk production in the country increased by 10.52 per cent during 2018-19 over the previous year 2017-18," Smriti Irani said during Question Hour.
ISSDA seeks custom duty relief on raw materials imports
ISSDA has said in a submission to the government that ferro-nickel and stainless steel scrap attract an import duty of 2.5% each and are unavailable in the country and hence need to be necessarily imported.
Strong operating growth, cost control lift HUL’s show in April-June qtr
With shareholder approval in place, HUL moves a step closer to completing the acquisition of GSK brands.
Samant Kumar Goel to head RAW, Arvind Kumar appointed new IB chief
The Intelligence Bureau (IB) and the country's external snooping agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) Wednesday got new chiefs as the gov...
Arvind Kumar appointed new IB chief, Samant Kumar Goel to head R&AW
Kumar will take the reins of the internal intelligence agency from Rajiv Jain, while Goel will succeed Anil K Dhasmana.
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