Keyword Results for   'liberal'  
UP CM Akhilesh questions Centre's move to increase FDI cap  Jun 21, 4:15 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday trained guns at the Centre for liberalising the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) regime, saying the BJP-led NDA Government needs to introspect whether their decision will be profitable for the country or not.
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.
Radical FDI changes make India most open economy in the world: PM Modi  Jun 20, 4:08 pm
^New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): With the Centre radically liberalising the FDI regime by permitting 100 per cent foreign direct investment under government approval route for almost every sector, including defence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the in
Radical liberalisation as Govt. approves 100 per cent FDI in aviation, defence  Jun 20, 2:57 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): The Centre on Monday radically liberalized the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) regime, with the objective of providing major impetus to employment and job creation in India, as 100 per cent FDI was approved in the sectors of aviation, food and defence.
Green Channel, GST to attract investment from UK in food supply sector  Apr 28, 4:32 pm
New Delhi, Apr 28 (ANI): The Indian government needs to hasten various policy and regulatory reforms like right compensation for land acquisition, liberalization of FDI in multi-brand retail, implementation of Good and Service Tax (GST) and 'Green Channelling' for agri produce to push India-UK collaborations and investments in food supply sector where huge opportunities and potential remain to tapped fully, reveals a report.
Centre modifies SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act for speedy justice   Apr 23, 4:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 23 (ANI): New Rules have been notified by the Centre on Babasaheb Ambedkar's birth anniversary to revamp Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act to speed up the process of dispensation of justice to victims of atrocities and liberalise and expedite access to relief for community members who have been victims of such atrocities.
Let Panama papers noise not drown out legal overseas transactions: ASSOCHAM  Apr 11, 2:06 pm
New Delhi, Apr 11 (ANI): In the backdrop of screaming headlines on the 'Panama Papers' and some prominent Indian entities and individuals figuring among them, as much as USD 1.32 billion (about Rs. 9,000 crore) was remitted out of India in a perfectly legal way under the RBI's Liberalised Remittance Scheme (LRS), apex industry body ASSOCHAM stated today.
Media, entertainment industry encouraged with auto regulation, liberalizing security clearances  Apr 1, 5:41 pm
New Delhi, April 1 (ANI): The Government of India was making a conscious effort to move towards less regulation of the media and entertainment industry and was encouraging auto regulation by industry, said Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Sunil Arora at a keynote session on 'Making India a Global M and E Hub' on day three of FICCI FRAMES.
Assam Polls: LDP chief opts `Kejriwal style` for election campaign  Apr 1, 3:00 pm
Jorhat (Assam), April 1 (ANI): Nearing the date of assembly election in Assam, different political parties have launched aggressive campaigns to reach out to maximum voters.
Sharif praised by US daily for his progressive Pak vision  Mar 11, 1:03 pm
Washington, Mar.11 (ANI): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been praised for his vision of creating a liberal and progressive Pakistan.
Canadian PM Trudeau, Leonardo DiCaprio face off over comments on energy industry  Jan 25, 12:33 pm
Melbourne, Jan. 25 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged Leonardo DiCaprio to tone down his "inflammatory rhetoric" on climate change, chastising his harsh comments on the energy industry.
Congress, BJP lock horns over Karan Johar's 'intolerance' remark  Jan 22, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 22 (ANI): Taking potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government over Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar's remark that freedom of expression in India 'is the biggest joke', Congress leader Manish Tewari on Friday said the ruling dispensation at the Centre is against all intellectuals, liberal and right thinking people.
India eyes steady steps towards free rupee  Dec 1, 5:52 pm
New Delhi, Dec 1 (ANI): Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said on Tuesday India is taking steady steps towards an increasingly free currency, but will avoid "big bang" liberalisation.
DIPP notifies easing of FDI policy in several sectors  Nov 24, 10:35 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 24 (ANI): After Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Indian needs huge Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) for modernisation and progress, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) on Tuesday notified the recent liberalisation of FDI policy in several sectors, including defence, retail and construction development sector.
USIBC applauds reforms to improve ease of doing business   Nov 12, 4:42 pm
Washington, DC, Nov. 12 (ANI): The U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) applauded the latest reforms announced by the Government of India on November 10 2015, liberalizing FDI norms in industries that are starved for capital and enable the ease of doing business in the country.
'Bihar polls a great victory for Hindu mind': Sibal  Nov 8, 6:31 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 8 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the trio of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and BJP chief Amit Shah post the saffron party's dismal show in Bihar, Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Sunday said it is a great victory for the Hindu mind which is liberal, expansive and inclusive.
Jaitley slams 'obstructers', says India remains 'highly tolerant society'  Nov 1, 2:56 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 1 (ANI): Reiterating the government's stand that 'intolerance' was not on the rise in the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday asserted that India remains a highly tolerant and liberal society.
Looking forward to working with Canada's PM elect Justin Trudeau, says PM Modi  Oct 21, 11:38 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 21 (ANI): Congratulating leader of the Liberal Party of Canada Justin Trudeau on winning the General Elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday he is looking forward to working closely with him to further expand and deepen the relationship between the two nations in the years to come.
PM Modi invites Canadian PM-designate Justin Trudeau to visit India  Oct 21, 5:21 pm
New Delhi, Oct.21(ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to Canada's Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau, congratulating him on his general election win and has invited him and his family to pay an official visit to India.
Liberalised FDI to enhance foreign investments, says PM Modi  Oct 6, 1:04 pm
Bengaluru, Oct.6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the sentiment of private investment has turned positive in the recent years and that's why the government has liberalised the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) regime in order to enhance the flow of foreign investments.
RBI to draft paper on liberalizing ECB norms, says Shaktikanta Das  Sep 26, 4:08 pm
New Delhi, Sept 26 (ANI): While inaugurating 'Global Investors India Forum', Economic Affairs Secretary, Shaktikanta Das announced that the RBI will draft paper on liberalising certain External Commercial Borrowing (ECB) norms.
Jaitley urges developed countries to allow greater mobility of skilled work force  Sep 5, 10:27 pm
Ankara, Turkey, Sept. 5 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the efforts for goods movement and capital liberalisation should be complemented by skilled labour mobility. He was speaking at the G20 meeting of Finance Ministers and the Central Bank Governors in Ankara on 'Framework for strong, sustainable and balanced growth'.
FTII row: Govt. has been very 'liberal' with students, claims Rathore  Aug 3, 1:51 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 3 (ANI): Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Monday claimed that the NDA Government has been very 'liberal' towards students over the ongoing FTII row.
'Vibrant liberal democracy key to progress': PM Modi on 40 years of Emergency  Jun 25, 9:23 am
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): In a series of tweets marking 40 years of the Emergency, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday termed it as one of India's darkest periods and added that a vibrant liberal democracy is the key to progress.
Belief in 'free will' may give conservatives an edge for 'self-control'  Jun 23, 4:35 pm
Washington, June 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that conservatives showed a greater aptitude for certain aspects of self-control than liberals, performing better on tasks that test persistence and attention regulation.