FDI IN RETAIL

  • BJP's manifesto: Does it signal emergence of a new BJP under Modi? April 7, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party raleased its 2014 election manifesto on April 7, the day voting began for the 16th Lok Sabha. The BJP manifesto pledges 'Ek Bharat, Shreshta Bharat - Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas' (One India, Best India - Unity and Development for everyone). ...
  • The Last Word: Can the govt's attempt to attract FDI succeed or is it a forlorn hope? July 17, 2013

    In big ticket reforms push, the government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors, including 100 per cent in telecom and higher caps in insurance and defence sectors, to boost the sagging economy. Karan Thapar asks a panel of experts whether the government's attempt to...
  • Government hikes FDI in 13 sectors July 17, 2013

    The government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors, including 100 per cent in telecom and higher caps in insurance and defence sectors, to boost the sagging economy. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 16, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Govt clears 100 per cent FDI in telecom, say sources July 16, 2013

    In bigticket reforms push, the government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors....
  • Walmart lobbying row: Oppn demands JPC probe into the issue December 11, 2012

    The government also conceded that they would order an investigation into the issue after Parliament was disrupted for two continuous days. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 10, 2012

    The Bijnor DM banned black clothes for women, while a Haryana college said jeans and tops are off limits for women. Australian radio hosts said that they are shattered and heart broken by Indianorigin nurse's death. ...
  • Did Walmart attempt to illegally influence FDI in retail? December 10, 2012

    Bharti Walmart on Monday denied allegations that it spent money in India to gain market access. ...
  • FDI not enough to reinstate confidence among investors: Tata December 9, 2012

    The outgoing Chairman of the Tata Group Ratan Tata is "rattled" by India's current image emerging from scams and retrospective taxation, and wants the government to give an "irreversible commitment" that law of the land has sanctity. "Never before has India had that kind of image," he said three weeks...
  • CBI used to press BSP, SP over FDI vote: Arvind Kejriwal December 8, 2012

    AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal has said that FDI in retail should have been decided through a referendum. He was speaking in Kolkata. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 7, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Have UPAII and reforms got a new lease of life? December 7, 2012

    The UPA government managed to win the FDI in retail battle in both the Houses of Parliament. ...
  • After FDI win, UPA gears up for more economic reforms December 7, 2012

    Having won the vote on FDI in retail in Parliament, the UPA sees it as a referendum on its reform zeal. ...
  • FDI has become the law of the land: Anand Sharma December 7, 2012

    Following the win in Parliament, the Commerce Minister said the numbers expose the doublespeak of UPA's opponents. ...
  • The Last Word: How significant is the FDI win for the government? December 7, 2012

    After four days of debate, Parliament has endorsed FDI in retail with a comfortable majority in both houses. ...
  • News 360: Manipuri woman abused, called public nuisance December 7, 2012

    A Manipuri woman alleged she was heckled and abused by a crowd in Bangalore, and pushed away by a traffic policeman when she sought help. ...
  • When BJP got BSP support on Ndeal, it didn't say anything: Kamal Nath December 7, 2012

    Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath said reforms were on track after the UPA won the voting on FDI in retail in the Rajya Sabha, getting the support of 123 MPs. Refuting BJP's charge that UPA used the CBI to get Mayawati's support, Kamal Nath said, "Mayawati voted with BJP on...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 6, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Mayawati attacks BJP, assures support to UPA on FDI December 6, 2012

    BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday declared that her party will support the UPA government on FDI vote in the Rajya Sabha. "The government's proposal on FDI has some loopholes but the plus point for the current FDI policy of Central government is that states won't be forced to implement it,"...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Kamal Nath December 6, 2012

    Union Minister Kamal Nath talks about Mayawati's decision to support the UPA on FDI in retail in the Rajya Sabha. ...
  • News 360: Wife of killed Punjab policeman seeks justice December 6, 2012

    The wife of the Punjab policeman who was killed protecting his daughter has demanded justice. ...
  • FDI vote: Will the UPA manage the numbers in Rajya Sabha? December 5, 2012

    The UPA government on Wednesday defeated the motions by the opposition parties in the Lok Sabha over foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail. ...
  • Can the UPA really claim victory on the FDI debate and vote? December 5, 2012

    The UPA government on Wednesday won the voting on FDI in retail in the Lok Sabha. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Arun Jaitley December 5, 2012

    BJP leader Arun Jaitley talks about his allegation that the government is going to disrupt the Rajya Sabha. ...
  • The Last Word: Has the FDI vote cleared the way forward? December 5, 2012

    The UPA on Wednesday defeated the Opposition's motions against FDI in retail in the Lok Sabha. ...
  • News 360: UPA defeats opposition motions on FDI in retail December 5, 2012

    The UPA on Wednesday defeated the Opposition motions in the Lok Sabha over FDI, including the motion against FEMA amendments. ...
  • Jaitley says Govt disrupting Parliament, Congress flays remark December 5, 2012

    BJP leader Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that the government was repeatedly disrupting Parliament proceedings. The Congress called the statement 'ironic'. ...
  • An opportunity for BJD, TMC to show secular credentials: Manish Tewari December 5, 2012

    Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Manish Tewari said, "It is an opportunity for parties like BJD and TMC to show their secular credentials and vote for the government." After a heated debate in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, the government remains confident of winning the vote on FDI...
  • Is the FDI debate exposing hypocrisy of our political parties? December 4, 2012

    There was heated debate on the issue of FDI in retail in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. ...
  • The Last Word: Is it already clear how the FDI vote will go? December 4, 2012

    Could the controversy over the FEMA rule changes bedevil the future of FDI for weeks if not months ahead? ...