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Antony opposes proposal for hiking FDI in defence to 49 pc

Defence Minister A K Antony has shot down Commerce Ministry's proposal to raise Foreign Direct Investment in defence from 26 per cent to 49 per cent, saying it will be a "retrograde" step and......

Why Finance Minister Jaitley disappointed Defence Minister Jaitley

The finance minister hiked the total defence expenditure from Rs 203,672 crore in FY 2013-2014 to Rs 229,000 crore for FY 2014-2015. Though the increase appears substantial, it is insufficient to......

Didn't meet Hafiz Saeed as government envoy: Journalist

As a row erupted over his meeting with Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed, journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik, considered close to Baba Ramdev, on Monday rejected suggestions by Congress that......

How BRICS beckons Modi in Brazil

The BRICS summit offers Modi an excellent platform to reach out to world leaders and conduct diplomacy on the very ticklish issue of reform of the world governance structure, and to exchange notes......

Border issue to dominate Modi-Xi meet

Setting up Chinese Industrial Parks in India, increased access to Indian products to bridge the ballooning trade deficit besides border issues was expected to figure in Prime Minister Narendra......

Govt initiates steps to relax FDI policy in railways

After defence, the Commerce and Industry ministry has started the exercise to relax foreign investment norms in the railways sector by permitting 100 per cent FDI in high-speed train systems and......

Ficci against upping defence FDI

Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry on Monday opposed raising the foreign direct investment cap in defence saying the existing limit of 26 per cent has attracted sufficient......

Defence ministry opposes hike in FDI limit

The ministry of defenceplans to oppose a proposal from the ministry of commerce and industryto allow foreign defence corporations to establish fully-owned defence units in India.The new......

Nath refuses to budge on retail FDI

Coming out strongly in defence of foreign direct investment in retail, the ministry of commerce and industry has told the Prime Minister's Office that there is no empirical evidence to suggest that......

US trade body seeks relaxation in FDI norms in insurance and defence

The US India Business Council has sought an increase in foreign direct investment cap in key sectors like insurance and defence in Modi government's maiden Budget to be presented on Thursday. It......

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ANKIT
Q. NAME ALL THE CABINET MINISTER AND THEIR WORK
ANKIT:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-all-the-cabinet-minister-and-their-work/27509861/answers/

Kaundanya
Q. Head Lines Today 9 pm Karan Thapar programmeOn Friday KThapar tore in to Ravi Shankar Prasad's (BJP) defence of Modi's speech in Arunachal Pradesh about letting the Italian marines go off for Christmans ?Also Commerce Minister Anand Sharma gavea great reply to Prasad'Did you watch that programmeDaily one topici s telecast there please !! Much much better and sober than the shouting brigade of Arnab Goswami and Rahul Kanwar's !!
Kaundanya:  A. Prime Minister and Council of Ministers - India S.no Portfolio NameCabinet Ministers1 Prime Minister and also in-charge of the...... more

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Siachen
Q. India happen to be the largest Importers of defence supplies in the world, still she is incapable of thwarting Pak from poking its nose on her. There looks to be policy deficit here, towards this rogue nation. Your views please.
Siachen:  A. Never Liked that fool Arnab goswami, He copies styles of few western Journlists thats it, Karan Thapar is Ok though But No one can compare Pranav...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/india-happen-to-be-the-largest-importers-of-defence-supplies/26514893/answers/27285479

Siachen
Q. i want to know the names of all the cabinate ministers
Siachen:  A. Cabinet Minister Responsible MinistriesDr. Manmohan Singh Prime Minister : 1. Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions; 2. Ministry...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-want-to-know-the-names-of-all-the-cabinate-ministers/26514893/answers/18493772

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US-India ties at some risk due to India's refusal to WTO?

News n Analysis by , Cosmo Theorist, on the issue of WTO agreement which US wants India to sign which it refused keeping in view the nation's own... ...

http://www.internationalreporter.com/News-30670/us-india-ties-at-some-risk-due-to-indias-refusal-to-wto.html
Why there's no full-time Defence Minister? Narendra Modi plans to add more firepower

NEW DELHI: Arun Jaitley was only supposed to be India's defence minister for a short while. After all, as finance minister, he's in charge of one... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/why-theres-no-full-time-defence-minister-narendra-modi-plans-to-add-more-firepower/articleshow/39382289.cms
Swaraj talks tough with John Kerry on spying

NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday raised with US Secretary of State John Kerry the issue of American intelligence... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/indo-us-dialogue-sushma-swaraj-talks-tough-with-john-kerry-on-spying-gives-some-friendly-advice/articleshow/39381759.cms
Between lies and awkward truths

By the time this article hits the news stands, I would have, let us hope, received a response to an RTI query I filed on 3 July. What is this RTI... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=64227
India firm on WTO stand; US tries to break impasse

Despite pressure from other member-countries of the World Trade Organization (WTO), India on Thursday stuck to its stand of linking the trade... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/economy-policy/india-firm-on-wto-stand-us-tries-to-break-impasse-114080100168_1.html

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