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  • हमने स्वीकार कर लिया राज्यों का हिस्सा बढ़ाने की सिफारिश

    24 February, 2015 12:04 PM 7

    नयी दिल्ली : प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने आज कहा कि उनकी सरकार ने केंद्रीय करों में राज्यों का हिस्सा उल्लेखनीय रूप से बढ़ाये जाने की वित्त आयोग की सिफारिशों को स्वीकार कर लिया है. साथ ही मोदी ने राज्य सरकारों से अपनी जरूरतों के हिसाब से योजना तैयार करने को कहा. सभी मुख्यमंत्रियों को लिखे पत्र में उन्होंने कहा कि राज्य केंद्र प्रायोजित योजनाओं में संशोधन

  • क्लाउड सेवा के लिए आईबीएम का टेक महिंद्रा से करार

    24 February, 2015 11:56 AM 8

    * Stock quotes delayed by 10 minutes or more. All information provided is on "as is" basis and for information purposes only. Kindly consult your financial advisor or stock broker to verify the accuracy and recency of all the information prior to taking any investment decision. While due diligence is done and care taken prior to uploading the stock price

  • Recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission

    24 February, 2015 11:49 AM 29

    1)The 14th Finance Commission is of the view that tax devolution should be the primary route for transfer of resources to the States. 4)In recommending an horizontal distribution, it has used broad parameters – population (1971), changes in population since then, income distance, forest cover and area, among others. 15)The Commission is of the view that sharing

  • Some Finance Commission suggestions will have "serious effects", says Abhijit Sen in dissent note

    24 February, 2015 11:37 AM 22

    Abhijit Sen, part-time member of the Planning commission, has openly criticised some of the recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission, particularly with respect to the ones on sharing of taxes to state governments. The dissent note was carried in the report of the commission tabled in Parliament on Tuesday.The recommendations regarding devolution

  • Eliminate physical cash, says TechProcess CFO

    24 February, 2015 11:36 AM 22

    By Anand Ramachandran India is one of the most paradoxical economies of the world. The worlds second most populous nation, 10th largest economy and the largest democracy, still uses paper cash to settle a majority of retail transactions.This presents a huge challenge for scaling up of the economy. Our bank notes in circulation to GDP ratio stands at 13% which

  • खुशखबर, सस्ते होंगे मोबाइल कॉल रेट्‍स

    24 February, 2015 11:24 AM 16

    ट्राई ने इंटरकनेक्शन यूजेज चार्ज (आईयूसी) में कटौती करने की घोषणा की है। जिसका अर्थ यह कि एक मोबाइल नेटवर्क से दूसरे मोबाइल नेटवर्क पर कॉल करने पर सर्विस प्रोवाइडर द्वारा किया जाने वाला चार्ज कम हो जाएगा। ये कटौती मोबाइल और लैंडलाइन फोन दोनों के लिए है। इससे अब टेलीकॉम कंपनियां कॉल रेट कम कर सकती है। ट्राई ने मोबाइल कॉल के लिए आईयूसी 20 पैसे से घटाकर

  • Sugar mills to struggle to export raws despite subsidy

    24 February, 2015 10:26 AM 15

    By Mayank BhardwajNEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian mills are likely to struggle to export raw sugar, despite a government subsidy to boost shipments, as global prices remain weak with large supplies from top producer Brazil set to flood the market soon.Lower exports by India, the world's biggest consumer of sugar, should take some pressure off benchmark

  • Crude concern: caught in an oil slick

    24 February, 2015 10:20 AM 27

    The rally in the BSE Oil and Gas index on expectations of pricing reforms reversed due to crude oil’s rout. The index is now up 19 per cent over the past year, but down 9 per cent since the last July’s budget. The halving in crude oil prices since June 2014 has hurt exploration stocks Cairn India, ONGC and Oil India. Cairn’s profit in the first half of 2014-15 nearly

  • Ups and downs for highway companies

    24 February, 2015 10:15 AM 8

    Development of the country’s infrastructure, being at the forefront of the new government’s agenda, naturally sparked investor interest in the sector’s stocks. Last year’s Budget aimed at addressing the sector’s primary concern of adequate funding, besides upping targets for ports and road development. But companies in the space are still grappling with executing

  • Speed up project restructuring, say developers

    24 February, 2015 10:14 AM 6

    Taking steps to improve the speed of project restructuring, distributing project risks across stakeholders, slashing interest rates to make available cheaper finance are some of the major demands made by the infrastructure players with stakes in the highway sector for this Budget. Finance costs account for a large portion of the project costs. On interest