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21 May, 2018 1:48 PM Considering steps to keep fuel prices in check: Dharmendra Pradhan

The Central government is looking at ways to keep rising fuel prices in check, according to Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan. Retail rates of diesel and petrol have touched record highs in New Delhi and Mumbai. Prices at the pump have surged on the back of rallying international markets for crude oil, which last week hit their 23

19 May, 2018 2:16 PM As Crude Oil Prices Touch $80, What It Means For Petrol, Diesel Prices In India

Petrol prices have risen by about a rupee per litre since Monday when fuel retailers resumed daily revision in prices after pre-Karnataka poll hiatus As brent crude oil prices hit $80 per barrel for the first time since late 2014 on looming US sanctions on Iran, the impact on India is not far away since it imports nearly 80 percent of its oil consumption 37

19 May, 2018 8:25 AM India drags US to WTO over steel, aluminium duties

India has dragged the US to the World Trade Organisation's dispute settlement mechanism over the imposition of import duties on steel and aluminium, an official said. India has stated that the decision will impact exports of these products to the US and it is not in compliance with global trade norms. "India has filed a dispute under the aegis of the WTO on the issue 53

17 May, 2018 1:05 PM Sugar import from Pakistan miniscule as compared to total production, government clarifies

New Delhi: The central government on Wednesday clarified that India had imported just 1,908 metric tonnes (MT) of sugar worth $0.657 million from Pakistan in FY 2018-19. “Import from Pakistan has been very miniscule as compared to total production in the country and exports from India,” government said. The clarification came after some reports indicated 59

15 May, 2018 5:22 PM Oil widens trade deficit to $13.7 billion

Exports rebound in April from March’s contraction to expand 5.17%; imports rise 4.6% to $39.63 billion Rising crude oil prices contributed to India’s trade deficit widening to $13.72 billion in April 2018, from $13.69 billion in March, and compared with the $13.25 billion shortfall in the same month last year, according to official data released on Tuesday 31

15 May, 2018 1:35 PM India's April trade deficit widens to $13.7 billion

New Delhi: India`s trade deficit slightly widened to $13.72 billion in April from $13.25 billion a year ago, government data showed on Tuesday. Merchandise exports for April rose 5.2 percent from a year ago to $25.9 billion. Goods imports last month were $39.6 billion, a gain of 4.6 percent from a year ago, data from the commerce and industry ministry 41

13 May, 2018 5:07 AM China’s plans to import Indian drugs fail to enthuse pharmaceutical firms

China is the second largest market for pharmaceuticals after the U.S. China’s much-publicised announcement to slash tariffs on 28 medicines, including cancer drugs from India, has failed to create any buzz among the Indian pharmaceutical firms here as exports to China are possible only after lengthy field trials and approvals, which could take years 40

10 May, 2018 4:07 PM Parliamentary panel to look into black money recovery, performance of public sector banks

A parliamentary panel headed by veteran BJP leader Murali Manohar Joshi today decided to study the recovery of black money and performance of public sector banks among a host of subjects. The 30-member Estimates Committee, in a meeting, decided to study a host of subjects related to various ministries in the year 2018-19. As per the memorandum of the committee 37

8 May, 2018 1:05 PM Donald Trump to discuss trade with China's Xi Jinping as talks continue

US President Donald Trump said he will discuss trade with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday, as both sides continue talks after failing to reach a consensus at talks in Beijing last week. Trump announced the planned telephone call in a post on Twitter, just days after a US delegation returned from discussions in Beijing last week with no agreement 64

1 May, 2018 9:59 AM April GST collection of over ₹1 lakh crore 'a landmark': Jaitley

Buoyed by GST collections exceeding ₹1 lakh crore in April, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said it is a landmark achievement and a confirmation of increased economic activity. The government mopped up ₹1.03 lakh crore in GST collection in April, indicating stabilisation of the new indirect tax regime which was rolled out on July 1 last year. While 31