Month: June 2017

Fitch: Indian Loan Waivers are a Risk to Fiscal Consolidation

Newsroom24x7 Network Mumbai/Hong Kong/Singapore: The farm loan-waiver schemes being discussed and rolled out across an increasing number of Indian states could have a significant impact on state government finances, and might undermine efforts to bring down general government debt, says Fitch Ratings. The impact on India’s debt dynamics and capital spending will depend on the […]

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Vacancies in Government of India

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: There are  some vacancies to be filled in Government of India. The vacancies are as follows: Organisation Subject (Post Details) Last date Ministry/Department :- Corporate Affairs Competition Commission of India (CCI) Filling up of post in Competition Commission of India on deputation basis (Last Date Extended – 30.06.2017) 30.06.2017 Click For […]

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Cabinet approves disinvestment of Air India

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval to fourth tranche recommendations of NITI Aayog on strategic disinvestment of CPSE (strategic disinvestment of Air India and five of its subsidiaries) based on the recommendations of Core Group of Secretaries on Disinvestment (CGD). […]

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Home care for stroke patients ineffective, reveals new study

Dinesh C Sharma New Delhi: For years, doctors in Indian hospitals have been recommending home-based care for rehabilitation of stroke patients. But a new study – largest of its kind – has revealed that this does not work. Stroke patients require continuous care including physiotherapy to recover and minimize life-long disability. In the absence of […]

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People’s power and participation has set the foundation for India’s transformation: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Network The Hague:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his visit to Netherlands on Tuesday, talked about how the spirit of Jan Shakti (people’s power) and Jan Bhagidari (people’s participation) has set the foundation for India’s transformation and helped in fulfilling people’s aspirations. The PM was speaking at a reception hosted by the Indian diaspora. […]

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​Rare plant species rediscovered in Western Ghats

Sunderarajan Padmanabhan New Delhi: A group of Indian taxonomists have rediscovered a wild plant after a gap of nearly 100 years. Called Ceropegia Omissa H.Huber, the species was last seen in 1916. Prior to this, it was seen and collected only on two occasions – in 1835 and 1914. Interestingly, all the sightings have been […]

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Sikkim stand off and the China Pakistan Axis

Lalit Shastri The China-Pakistan Axis is trying to squeeze India by denying it its true place in the international arena. China is looking at India as only a dumping ground for its cheap goods and there is no stratetigc advantage India is deriving from supporting China blindly on all forums including their permananet membership of […]

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Trump and Modi for strong security partnership to fight terrorism

Newsroom24x7 Staff Washington DC: The US President Donald Trump today said that the security partnership between the United States and India is incredibly important. Both nations have been struck by the evils of terrorism, and are both determined to destroy terrorist organizations and the radical ideology that drives them. “We will destroy radical Islamic terrorism”, […]

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