Policy

  • Change India: How can we ensure a robust foreign policy? 05-04-2014 02:47 PM

    In the 14th and final edition of the 'Change India: An agenda for the next PM' series, panel of experts discuss ten policy initiatives that will enable the next Prime Minister to frame a more robust foreign policy which promotes and protects India's interests in the world. ...
  • RBI set to announce annual monetary policy today, no changes likely 01-04-2014 09:04 AM

    The Reserve Bank will come out with annual monetary policy on Tuesday amid expectations that it will maintain status quo because retail inflation, especially in food items, is yet to show definite signs of moderation. ...
  • RBI likely to hike repo rate in mid-quarter policy review today 18-12-2013 10:43 AM

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will come out with its mid-quarter policy review on Wednesday. With the recent surge in inflation, a rate hike looks imminent. ...
  • China eases 30-year-old one-child policy 16-11-2013 04:28 PM

    China has unveiled its boldest set of economic and social reforms in nearly 30 years. It has relaxed the one-child policy and eased up the markets in order to put the world's second largest economy on a more stable footing. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Why is Mumbai crumbling? 02-11-2013 09:58 PM

    CNN-IBN brings you how builder-politician-bureaucrat nexus is choking Mumbai and why housing policies like slum, clusters redevelopment have failed? ...
  • Rajan's statement shown RBI is concerned about inflation: Montek 20-09-2013 03:53 PM

    Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia said RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has done somethings that will ease liquidity and at the same time send a signal that the RBI is concerned about bringing inflation down. ...
  • RBI to announce quarter monetary policy; unlikely to cut repo rate 30-07-2013 08:30 AM

    The RBI on Tuesday will reveal its quarter monetary policy review. It's the first time since 1997, that the rupee will be at the centre of a quarterly monetary policy. ...
  • Sibal stresses on the need to protect personal information online 02-07-2013 03:05 PM

    Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday stressed on the need to protect personal information and sovereign data online, while speaking at the launch of the National Cyber Security Policy in New Delhi. ...
  • Drug prices to be slashed as pricing policy comes into effect 17-05-2013 08:46 PM

    From July, more than 300 essential medicines will cost 20 to 25 per cent less, as the new national pricing policy comes into effect. How will this affect us and why are some calling it an eyewash? ...
  • Medicines for cancer, diabetes to get cheaper 23-11-2012 11:52 AM

    With Cabinet approving the new drug pricing policy, which caps prices of 348 essential drugs, medicines for cancer, diabetes, hypertension and renal failure will soon get cheaper. The new policy is expected to cover up to 30 percent of the total drugs sold in the country, according to industry reports....
  • Inflation is still a concern: RBI governor Subbarao 30-10-2012 02:21 PM

    The RBI left interest rates unchanged on Tuesday but cut the cash reserve ratio for banks and indicated it may ease monetary policy further in the January-March quarter, although inflation remains a near-term concern. While the decision to leave the policy repo rate unchanged at 8.00 per cent. As inflation...
  • RBI credit policy: 'Big rate cut unlikely' 30-10-2012 09:30 AM

    All eyes are on the Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday as it reviews its credit policy. It is up against stubborn inflation. Will we see a cut in interest rates? CNBC-TV18's banking editor Lata Venketesh tells us what to expect. ...
  • DRS: Why are we averse to change? 24-02-2012 03:09 PM

    CNN-IBN Editor-In-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai asks why we are reluctant to the accept the idea that the seniors are being rotated, in the light of the uproar caused by MS Dhoni's comments on the issue. ...
  • TWTW: LK Advani's Jan Chetna Yatra 16-10-2011 11:27 AM

    This week on The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha brings the funny side to BJP leader LK Advani's Rath Yatra, the BlackBerry outage and the new Telecom policy. ...
  • Spectrum to be made available at market valuations: Sibal 11-10-2011 08:37 AM

    Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday unveiled a draft of the new telecom policy that will focus on transparency. ...
  • Is Indian foreign policy being run by the Americans? 15-03-2011 10:16 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Is Indian foreign policy being run by the Americans?' ...
  • Budget 2011: Ila Patnaik's suggestions 17-02-2011 10:38 AM

    Ila Patnaik, Professor at National Institute of Public Finance and Policy, suggests ways to tackle inflation. ...
  • College admissions on hold, students suffer 10-07-2010 11:07 AM

    The Supreme Court has deferred the Best Five verdict for Maharashtra students, adjourning the matter to Monday now. ...
  • Maharashtra move to add to students' woes 26-06-2010 11:05 AM

    The Maharashtra government doesn't seem to learn a lesson despite stiff criticism. ...
  • Celebrity takes up tribals' cause 25-04-2010 07:08 PM

    The green activist is up in arms against a multi crore mining project coming up in Kalahandi, Orissa. ...
  • Obama's AfPak policy leaves India out in the cold 02-12-2009 09:28 PM

    President Obama's policy for Afghanistan and Pakistan is out ...
  • Obama okays 30,000 more troops for Afghanistan 02-12-2009 09:17 AM

    US troops will focus on the southern region of Afghanistan. ...
  • Watch: Obama informs Manmohan, world leaders about Af-Pak policy 01-12-2009 11:14 PM

    Obama's Af-Pak policy will announced in a live TV telecast on Wednesday. ...
  • Obama set to deploy 30,000 US troops to Afghanistan 01-12-2009 10:44 PM

    He's giving world leaders a heads up about the troop build-up. ...
  • India's new visa policy worries expats 19-10-2009 04:31 PM

    Will India get a tit-for-tat on its new visa policy? A CNN-IBN report. ...
  • India at 9: Zakaria speaks on US stand on AfPak policy 17-10-2009 12:27 AM

    Zakaria speaks on Pakistan's blunders in previously funding jehad in Kashmir. ...
  • Making sense of China's visas for Kashmiris policy 01-10-2009 10:33 PM

    Beijing's move could be linked to its claim over part of Ladakh. ...
  • Watch: People don Pranab Mukherjee's role 03-07-2009 10:58 PM

    People around the country want sops for ailing airport sector. ...
  • CEO Speak: Healthcare sector wants industry status 03-07-2009 09:18 PM

    What does Corporate India want from the Finance Minister? ...
  • Watch: B-school students' Budget wishlist 03-07-2009 09:17 PM

    Budget on Campus is an initiative to voice people's concerns. ...