Govt hikes import duty on non-palm oils by 5-10%

Jun 14 2018

The Centre raised the import duty by 5-10% on non-palm edible oils, both crude and refined ones, in order to protect the interest of domestic oilseeds growers.

Govt shortens timeframe of 300 highway projs by 3 months: Gadkari

Jun 14 2018

The govt has decided to reduce time frame by three months of 300 projects scheduled for completion in June 2019, Gadkari said.

Ph.D necessary for varsity recruitment from 2021: Javadekar

Jun 14 2018

From 2021 onwards, only those with a Ph.D degree will be eligible to be recruited as teachers in central universities.

Welfare of sr citizens: 'Remove cap on maintenance to elderly'

Jun 13 2018

The ministry has proposed widening the definition of children to include sons-in law and daughters-in-law via amendments in an act on the welfare of sr citizens.

Pb CM announces Rs 209 cr debt relief for 38,000 farmers

Jun 13 2018

Amarinder announced the disbursement of Rs 209 cr to 38,000 marginal farmers, who are members of cooperative societies, within next 10 days.

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U.S. to levy tariff on Indian welded pipes

U.S. imposes anti-subsidy duties of upto 500% on welded pipes from India

China, South Korea, & Turkey to also face duties from U.S.

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U.S. International Trade Commission scheduled to make a final decision By Dec 20

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