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Time to take proactive approach towards bio-defence preparedness  Jun 23, 5:42 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): It has been witnessed in the past that bio-threat and bioterrorism have the ability to deeply impact the socio-economic status of a country; therefore it is essential to anticipate potential threats in advance and take necessary steps to combat these bio-threats.
Special packages with issues of textile industry welcomed: FICCI  Jun 23, 11:29 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Commenting on the Cabinet's approval for a special package for employment generation and promotion of exports in Textile and Apparel sector, FICCI Textiles Committee Chairman, Shishir Jaipuria said that the committee welcomes the special package which addresses the issues of textiles industry holistically.
Special packages with issues of textile industry welcomed: FICCI  Jun 23, 11:29 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Commenting on the Cabinet's approval for a special package for employment generation and promotion of exports in Textile and Apparel sector, FICCI Textiles Committee Chairman, Shishir Jaipuria said that the committee welcomes the special package which addresses the issues of textiles industry holistically.
FICCI business delegation to join 2016 edition of FICCI-IIFA Global Business Forum in Madrid  Jun 22, 6:34 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Coinciding with completion of 60 years of diplomatic relations between India and Spain, FICCI, in partnership with International Indian Film Academy(IIFA) and Spain Chamber of Commerce(SCC), is organizing 10th edition of Global Business Forum on June 24, 2016 in Madrid.
FICCI hopes RBI will continue with reforms process  Jun 22, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI):"With the Indian economy slowly steering towards a higher growth path, it is important that the recovery process underway is given a push and support through all policy levers. We are happy to note the alacrity with which the Government is actioning a spate of policy and procedural reforms to make doing business easier for firms. The recent overhaul of the FDI policy framework is again an attestation of the government's commitment to make India a magnet for investors," said Harshavardhan Neotia, President, FICCI.
FICCI welcomes Centre's decision to allow FDI into key sectors  Jun 20, 7:08 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on Monday welcomed the Centre's decision to open up 100 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into defence and civil aviation sectors, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government had translated words into action after having made a strong pitch to the global investors.
FICCI comments on liberalization of FDI regime  Jun 20, 5:02 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Liberalization of the FDI regime has been key focus of the government.
Lanka's Eranga suspended for illegal bowling action  Jun 19, 6:40 pm
New Delhi, June 19 (ANI): Sri Lankan fast bowler Shaminda Eranga has been suspended for bowling in international cricket with immediate effect by the International Cricket Council (ICC) after an independent assessment found his bowling action to be 'illegal'.
`Determination` the success mantra in England, believes Misbah  Jun 19, 4:42 pm
Karachi, June 19 (ANI): Pakistan Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq is confident that his side would put up a determined performance in the upcoming Test series against England, starting in July.
Government to launch 'Korea Plus' tomorrow  Jun 17, 4:16 pm
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): The Government of India will launch 'Korea Plus' tomorrow, a dedicated mechanism for hand holding Korean investors and facilitating South Korean investment and operations in India, said Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, here today at the 'Korea-India Infrastructure and Industry & Infra Forum' organized by FICCI in partnership with Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA).
'Foolish' Congress has no idea whom to appoint in Punjab: Swamy  Jun 16, 8:37 pm
Mumbai (Maharashtra), June 16 (ANI): Amid speculations that former Delhi chief Minister Sheila Dikshit will be appointed as the in-charge of AICC Punjab affairs, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday ridiculed the Congress and said that the grand old party is foolish as it is not able to decide whom to appoint in Punjab.
Billy Bowden relegated to Kiwis' national umpiring panel  Jun 16, 4:28 pm
Wellington, June 16 (ANI): Umpire Billy Bowden has been axed from New Zealand Cricket's international panel after standing in 84 Tests, 200 one-day internationals and 24 T20s.
Under-fire Kamal Nath writes to Sonia, resigns as AICC General Secretary  Jun 15, 11:08 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Under fire after being appointed as the party in charge of Punjab affairs, Congress leader Kamal Nath on Wednesday wrote to party president Sonia Gandhi requesting to be relieved from his duties, so that the attention of the party is not diverted from the real issues such as the 'rampant drug trade' in the state.
Kamal Nath's appointment is like 'rubbing salt on wounds': M.S. Gill  Jun 15, 5:05 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Castigating the appointment of Kamal Naths as All India Congress Committee's (AICC) in-charge of the Punjab affairs, former union minister for youth affairs and sports M.S. Gill on Wednesday said Kamal Nath's selection to the coveted post in the state is akin "rubbing salt on wounds".
BCCI chief to back `Big Three` formula in ICC meeting  Jun 12, 2:00 pm
Karachi, June 12 (ANI): Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Anurag Thakur is likely to back the continuation of `Big three`, featuring the cricket boards of India, England and Australia, in the annual International Cricket Council (ICC) meeting to be held in the last week of June in London.
Growth in manufacturing may take some more time: FICCI on IIP Data  Jun 11, 12:17 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Commenting on the release of IIP numbers for April 2016, President FICCI, Harshavardhan Neotia said, "The manufacturing sector performance is on the expected lines as predicted by FICCI survey too last month."
FICCI welcomes initiation of preparatory work on six nuclear reactors  Jun 9, 5:45 pm
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): FICCI welcomes the announcement of the initiation of preparatory work on six nuclear reactors in India between NPCIL and Westinghouse, which is expected to unleash a USD 150 billion nuclear industry in India thereby creating jobs and ensuring access to clean energy and ensuring our energy security.
FICCI welcomes India's entry to MTCR regime, hopes for membership at NSG  Jun 9, 5:00 pm
New Delhi, June 9 (ANI): FICCI welcomes the historic meeting between Prime Minister Modi and President Barack Obama in Washington DC and the operationalization of the India US Civil Nuclear Deal.
'The Geospatial Information Regulation Bill, 2016'step in right direction but certain sections need to be relooked: FICCI   Jun 8, 1:29 pm
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on Wednesday appreciated the efforts of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India for taking geospatial information into consideration in view of ensuring security, sovereignty and integrity of the nation.
Broad rules out harbouring any negativity towards Amir  Jun 7, 12:39 pm
London, June.7 (ANI): England fast bowler Stuart Broad has insisted that he wouldn't harbour any ill will towards his Pakistani counterpart Mohammad Amir, who is set to return at Lord's in his first Test after completing a five-year ICC ban for spot-fixing last year.
McCullum blasts ICC's anti-corruption unit for `casual` approach  Jun 7, 11:36 am
Johannesburg, June.7 (ANI): Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has criticised the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption and security unit for their 'very casual' approach in dealing with players alleging match-fixing and urged the world cricket's governing body to act more professionally on the same.
Charlotte Edwards reflects on her journey with women's cricket  Jun 6, 8:01 pm
Dubai, June 6 (ANI): Former England women's team skipper Charlotte Edwards has expressed her satisfaction and delight over the growth and development as well as incentives and opportunities offered to women's cricket by the ICC since its merger with the International Women's Cricket Council (IWCC) in 2005.
Parrikar assures full support of defence items to Indian Private Sector  Jun 6, 3:44 pm
New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): Composite Indian defence delegation today met with Vietnamese industrial counterpart in presence of Manohar Parrikar, Defence Minister of India and General Ngo Xuan Lich, Vice Minister of Defence, Vietnam. This meeting gained significance as both countries are celebrating 45 years of diplomatic relations and 10 years of strategic partnership, with defence sector being the major sector contributing towards this partnership.
ICC calls for limiting dimensions of bats  Jun 3, 11:47 pm
Johannesburg, June.3 (ANI): In the wake of growing disparity balance between bat and ball in the sport, the International Cricket Council committee chaired by former Indian skipper Anil Kumble has called for a clampdown on the size of bats.
ICC committee for British Safety Standard helmets to be made mandatory  Jun 3, 2:52 pm
Dubai, June 3 (ANI): The International Cricket Council's cricket committee has recommended that the governing body should make the latest British Safety Standard (BSS) helmets mandatory in the international cricket.