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14 May 2016Business
Developed countries are trying hard to link funding from multilateral development agencies to labour standards in order to allow companies from developed countries to bag contracts.
13 May 2016India
After the replacement of the Planning Commission with NITI (National Institute for Transforming India) Aayog, the government is all set to replace the country's 5-year development plans with the 15-year 'National Development Agenda'.
9 May 2016World
China has become the 4th largest donor to Nepal even as India slips out of the top 5 donor list.
6 May 2016Business
The Reserve Bank of India released guidelines for granting 'on-tap' bank licenses to individuals, groups, companies or entities.
6 May 2016India
For the first time, Germany has offered a military deal for providing 6 next generation German submarines to India under the government-government arrangement.
The Railway board has formed a high-level panel to examine the alleged hacking of the IRCTC website.
The Seventh Pay Commission has recommended the abolition of overtime allowances given to central government employees.
4 May 2016Smartphones
The Indian government has dealt a blow to Apple's plan of importing and selling second-hand phones in India, to prevent dumping of hazardous e-waste in the country.
3 May 2016World
Chinese President Xi Jinping has invited China's neighbours to "to build consensus and step up dialogue" for "a security governance model with Asian features."
3 May 2016Business
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cautioned both India and China that they face social risk due to rising inequality.