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India is in the grip of tax terrorism, says BJP leader Yashwant Sinha

Former finance minister and BJP leader Yashwant Sinha believes that India is in the grip of “tax terrorism”.

published on : 2nd December 2017

NITI-EU panel bats for efficient use of resources

A NITI Aayog-European Union panel has recommended setting up an inter-departmental committee and a task force of experts to suggest ways for efficient use of resources by the industry.

published on : 1st December 2017

Niti Aayog to set up dedicated cell to promote women entrepreneurs

To deal with the issue of mentorship, CEO Amitabh Kant said priority would be given to girls school to set up tinkering labs.

published on : 30th November 2017

Private investments picking up: Niti Aayog

The notion that private investments are not picking up in India may be misplaced, according to Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar.

published on : 27th November 2017

Lack of employment in some sectors exaggerated, jobs have increased: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar said there are a large number of areas which have seen substantial increase in employment opportunities, though they may not be in organised and formal sector.

published on : 26th November 2017

India’s main challenge will be finding jobs: Agriculture economist Ramesh Chand

"The states should come up with innovative and futuristic ideas for the overall development of the sector", the economist said.

published on : 26th November 2017

Rural women moving from farm to home: NITI Aayog report

Rural India appears to be under a grip of de-feminisation, with not less than 22 million women quitting the rural workforce during 2004-12 and the trend seeing no reversal, says a NITI Aayog report.

published on : 18th November 2017

GES to create congenial ecosystem for startups: Amitabh Kant

The 8th edition of GES will be held in Hyderabad during November 28-30, for which 1,500 individuals have been selected to participate.

published on : 18th November 2017

India's rating upgrade reflects growth story: NITI Aayog

The US-based Moody's upgraded India's sovereign rating after a gap of 13 years to Baa2, with 'stable' outlook, from Baa3 earlier, citing improved growth prospects.

published on : 17th November 2017

Debit, credit cards, ATMs will be redundant in 4 years: Niti Aayog

Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said that in future, India will be the only nation which will make a lot of disruptions.

published on : 11th November 2017

Demonetisation was for institutional cleansing: Niti Aayog's Bibek Debroy

NITI Aayog member Bibek Debroy admits that demonetisation was a temporary shock on growth but asserts that the economy has now climbed back.

published on : 9th November 2017

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant says manufacturing should be key driver of growth

Kant pointed out that manufacturing in the appliances and consumer electronics industry has to be done in the right ecosystem.

published on : 8th November 2017

PM Modi's ambitious land reform bid in bureaucratic quagmire with Niti Ayog

A dissent note by the Niti Aayog has put the brakes on Modi’s proposal to give away unused land owned by government institutions and gram panchayats to 300 million landless farmers by 2018.

published on : 7th November 2017

Brookings scholar Shamika Ravi to be appointed as member of Prime Minister's economic panel

Shamika Ravi, a senior fellow at Brookings India, would be appointed as part-time member of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister.

published on : 4th November 2017

NITI Aayog Member Ramesh Chand clarifies he has been advocating agricultural marketing reforms

NITI Aayog Member Ramesh Chand has told DMK working president M K Stalin that he has been advocating agricultural marketing reforms to boost farmers income.

published on : 1st November 2017
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