Haridwar Ganga river front

Namami Gange: Swedish royal couple opens Haridwar sewage treatment plant

The National Mission for Clean Ganga plans 150 sewerage treatment plants at a cost of Rs 23,000 crore. Read more »
RBI monetary policy review

No repo rate cut: RBI puts the onus of economic growth on government

The economy is on a downward spiral due to a lack of consumer demand and low levels of private investment. Read more »
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Economic slowdown: Monetary policy experts call for repo rate cut and more

The Shadow Monetary Policy Committee of EGROW Foundation wants RBI to stop inflation targeting to help recovery. Read more »
Indian economy facing slowdown

November GST collection grows 6%, brings cheer after dismal GDP numbers

The indirect tax mopup is the third highest since GST was introduced in July 2017. Read more »
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Forest ministers’ meet promises efficient use of afforestation funds

Union govt will consult all stakeholders on afforestation, promises environment minister Prakash Javadekar. Read more »
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GDP growth slips to 4.5% in Q2; RBI may cut repo rate by 25 bps next week

GDP growth in the first half of the fiscal slipped to 4.8% compared with 7.5% in the year-ago period. Read more »
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ADB loan: India inks $451 m pact to improve power infrastructure in Tamil Nadu

The loan will be used to set up an extra-high-voltage transmission link between Coimbatore and Virudhunagar. Read more »
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Namami Gange: Rs 28,613.75 crore sanctioned so far for projects

109 projects operational, 196 under implementation. Read more »
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India set to achieve 1,00,000 MW solar power target by 2022

The country may miss PM Modi's 4,50,000 MW clean energy target. Read more »
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Panel set up to revise water policy, to hold consultations

The revision was envisaged by the departments of water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation and the ministry of Jal Shakti. Read more »