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"India has a major challenge of transitioning its young workforce to the fourth industrial revolution called AI after the eras of agriculture, manufacturing and services," Gopalakrishnan told IANS.

Vivo gears up to launch smartphones across price points in India Jul 10 2018

"We will offer products in multiple price points... whether it is the Rs 10,000 price bracket, the Rs 20,000-Rs 30,000 segment or the premium segment (Rs 30,000 and above)," Marya told IANS.

India will achieve double-digit growth soon, says BSE Chief Jul 08 2018

With growing GDP, legislative reforms such as GST and IBC (Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code), India will hit double-digit growth rates soon," Chauhan told IANS.

Will not accept any decision that undermines state's fiscal domain: Kerala FM Jul 06 2018

Thomas Isaac, Kerala Minister for Finance cautions against the decision that the 15th Finance Commission will use the 2011 population census for deciding states' share of central taxes.

Telecom pricing, ARPU have hit rock bottom, can only go up: Airtel's Vittal Jul 03 2018

Gopal Vittal feels that pricing level and ARPU have reached rock bottom and now can only move up.

We didn't expect major escalation after surgical strikes, as Pakistan capability is limited: Ex-GoC Jul 01 2018

Indian side was prepared for escalation -- in case Pakistan chose to do so -- while conceiving and executing the 2016 surgical strikes by crossing LoC along J&K border.

Indian economy will grow over 7.5% this year: NITI Aayog VC Jun 26 2018

NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar has said the economy would grow at least 7.5 per cent in the current fiscal and may even go as high as 7.8 per cent.

Tea Board must become 'facilitator' instead of regulator:Chairman Jun 26 2018

The ComMin has asked IIFT to look into the functioning of the Board and how its mandate can be altered to serve the interests of the stakeholders, Bezboruah told IANS.

Bringing petrol & diesel under GST impractical: NITI VC Jun 25 2018

"It (oil) can't be brought under GST. That's because the total state and central taxes on petrol put together are around 90% right now," Kumar said.