Estimate

  • Ashamed at the way business transacted in Parliament: Chidambaram 21-02-2014 03:41 PM

    Karan Thapar: Hello and welcome to Devil's Advocate. How credible is the governments claim that it has reduced the fiscal deficit to 4.6 per cent of GDP. That is one of the key issues I should explore today with the finance minister P Chidambaram. Karan Thapar: Twenty four hours after...
  • Advani a divisive leader, his exit good for country, says Goa Congress MP Francisco Sardinha 10-06-2013 04:48 PM

    Panaji: BJP stalwart LK Advani's resignation from all BJP posts is a good sign for the country, Goa Congress MP Francisco Sardinha said Monday. Sardinha told IANS that Advani was one of those leaders who always thrived by creating "social and religious" divisions within the country. He was answering a...
  • India will achieve 254 MT foodgrain production: Pawar 24-04-2013 03:47 AM

    New Delhi: The government on Tuesday said the country would meet the target of producing 254.23 million tonne foodgrain in 2012-13 despite drought in some parts of the country. India could not achieve the food production target in 2009-10 due to severe drought in many states. However, it had met...
  • Estimates panel to examine Antrix-Devas deal 03-04-2011 08:46 AM

    New Delhi: A Parliamentary panel is scheduled to commence on Wednesday the examination of the Antrix-Devas deal, which was annulled by the government amid a controversy. Officials from the Department of Space are expected to brief Parliament's Committee on Estimates, chaired by Congress MP Francisco Sardinha, on the details of...
  • Infosys Technologies beats estimates 15-10-2010 04:26 PM

    Bangalore: Infosys Technologies, India's No. 2 software services exporter, raised its annual revenue forecast after topping quarterly profit estimates, but a weaker dollar could crimp growth for the export-driven firm. Infosys, larger rival Tata Consultancy Services and No. 3 player Wipro, have raised salaries and are hiring more staff as...
  • Iran has won against the world: Ahmadinejad 05-12-2007 06:44 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian team for the 2011 World Cup is one of the most well-balanced units comprising maximum number of match-winners, according to 1983 World Cup winning team member Syed Kirmani, who feels it is the best chance for the Men In Blue to bag the coveted title. "All...
  • Iran N-negotiators brush off Bush's comments 05-12-2007 06:04 PM

    Kolkata: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) virtually accused the International Cricket Council (ICC) of double standards after the international body on Saturday turned down its plea of retaining the historical Eden Gardens as the venue for the India-England World Cup match. CAB joint secretary Biswarup Dey said the ICC...
  • No proof of active N-programme in Iran: El Baradei 05-12-2007 05:22 PM

    Kanpur: International Cricket Council President Sharad Pawar on Saturday said a final decision on whether the Eden Gardens would get to host World Cup matches would only be taken on Sunday. The historic stadium in Kolkata lost the February 27 match between India and England after it failed to meet...
  • Intelligence report won't change Bush's Iran policy 05-12-2007 04:23 PM

    New Delhi: The International Cricket Council has rejected BCCI's plea to give them a fresh deadline for Eden Gardens to host India vs England World Cup match. ICC CEO Haroon Logart sent email late on Friday night to BCCI president Shashank Manohar stating that the world body was turning down...