Hasmukh Adhia to present revenue dept's performance over past year & plan for current financial year In a meeting on Tuesday, May 2, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will review the revenue department's effort to crack down on the circulation of undisclosed ('black') money in the economy. This is in the wake of the tepid response to the Pradhan Mantra Garib Kalyan Yojana. The income declaration scheme, launched after currency demonetisation, elicited disclosures worth only Rs 4,600 crore (Rs ... Rediff.com, 2 days ago
'We expect calendar year 2017 to be a benign year for FII investments in India, surpassing those in the past two years. This is based on the premise that India's macro remains strong, in terms of growth, inflation, interest rates and the twin deficits, meaning the current account balance and the government budget balance.' IMAGE: “Even on a relative basis, India remains an attractive emerging market, in terms of robust fundamentals and reasonable valuations.” Photograph: Toru ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Thirteen women, who have broken gender stereotypes, reveal what it takes to do a 'man's job'. Do you think becoming a priest is a man's job? Then you haven't met Tomoe Ichino from Japan! Butcher. Plumber. Backhoe operator. Name it and women are slowly taking over professions once reserved for the men. On International Women's Day, celebrated on March 8, presenting women across 12 countries who have happily embraced a profession heavily dominated by men. 1. Mumtaz Kazi, diesel ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
'India is already a great success story and will continue to grow rapidly for the next decade and beyond.''I hope this interview will help your readers appreciate how much India has already accomplished as well as the opportunities that lie ahead.' IMAGE: 'India will have to be much more successful in employment creation in order to exploit its demographic dividend. The most important issue in the short run is employment creation,' says Harvard economist Dale Jorgenson. Photograph: Jitendra ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
'Five years later, the Indian customer might demand a vehicle with newest technologies. That will be an opportunity for global standard car makers.' Japanese carmaker Toyota was one of the worst hit companies last year when a ban was imposed on powerful diesel vehicles in the Delhi region. It and the industry had another setback with demonetisation. Akito Tachibana, bottom, left, who took charge as managing director at Toyota’s India operations from April 2016, talks to Ajay Modi on ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
In his most recent gesture, the champion wrestler refused dowry and took just 1 as shagun for his wedding IMAGE: Yogeshwar Dutt has emerged as a hero outside the wrestling mat too. Photograph: PTI His profile picture on Twitter shows him proudly displaying the bronze medal he won at the 2012 London Olympics. In a country, where sporting heroes apart from cricketers are scarce, the medal obtained in the 60 kg freestyle wrestling event should be good enough for India to remember Yogeshwar ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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