Javadekar: How many CPCB directions on air pollution has Delhi followed?

Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday lashed out the AAP government asking whether it was following the Central Pollution Control Board’s (CPCB) directives aimed at combating the severe air pollution in the national capital. Continue Reading

India needs to focus on exports for economic growth, says World Bank

India’s economic growth in recent years has been ‘too much’ driven by domestic demand and its exports were about one-third of its potential, a World Bank official said, asserting that the next government needs to focus on export-led growth. Continue Reading

Global economy benefits when India thrives: GIPC

The US Chamber of Commerce’s Global Innovation Policy Center (GIPC) in its seventh annual International Intellectual Property (IP) Index stated that India has jumped eight places in the rankings from 44 to 36 of the top 50 economies. Continue Reading

GST rate cut will boost economy, say chiefs of business bodies

India Inc cheered the GST Council’s decision to slash tax rates on 23 goods and services and said the move will push demand and boost the economy. Continue Reading