‘Rate cut OK, but more steps needed to spur investment’

‘Rate cut OK, but more steps needed to spur investment’

Economic expansion and inflation forecasts for the current fiscal have been lowered by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) after the growth rate fell to a five-year low, but a 25-basis-point policy rate cut has raised questions on whether the action is...
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Addl Rs 6,399 bn investment needed to double farmers’ income: Govt report

Addl Rs 6,399 bn investment needed to double farmers’ income: Govt report

  An additional investment of Rs 6,399 billion is required from both public and private sectors to enable doubling of farmers’ real income by 2022–23, a government committee said in its latest report. At present, public investment is below national...
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Investment in real estate project management needed post GST, RERA

Investment in real estate project management needed post GST, RERA

With the advent of GST and RERA, developers would now have to adopt higher standards of performance compelling them to invest in project management, say experts. The government enacted the Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Act 2016 and all the sec...
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FBI Says More Time Needed to Know if iPhone Can Be Unlocked

FBI Says More Time Needed to Know if iPhone Can Be Unlocked

It will take at least two weeks to know whether an alternate method will unlock an encrypted iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino attackers, the head of the FBI’s Los Angeles office said Tuesday, adding that federal investigators...
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