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The IMF had earlier predicted a 7.6 per cent growth for the India economy during the current fiscal ending March 31.
The Election Commission on Monday recognised the faction led by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav as Samajwadi Party (SP) and allotted it the ‘cycle’ symbol, dealing a huge blow to Mulayam Singh Yadav.
"We congratulate Akhilesh on being allotted the cycle symbol. Election Commission has taken a judicious decision in record time," Congress spokesman R P N Singh said.
Noting the increasing partnership between the DRDO and defence industries, he said the synergy has provided the much needed thrust for exporting India-made defence products globally.
The bench granted time after Additional Solicitor General P S Patwalia, submitted that three posts have been already filled through a Presidential Order.
The Andhra Bank announced a new initiative for cashless transactions through mobile phones for which only the Aadhar number is required.
"The limit on withdrawals from ATMs has been enhanced from the current limit of Rs 4,500 to Rs 10,000 per day per card," RBI said.
The court also issued notices to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, online messaging service WhatsApp and the social networking site Facebook.
"Saddened by the loss of lives caused by stampede in West Bengal. My thoughts are with the families of the deceased," Modi said
"Akali Dal too started as a 'jamaat' (gathering of pure) but now has turned into a private property," Navjot Singh Sidhu said.
"It is my humble advice to all the cooperative institutions to ensure its contribution in the overall development of the society by adopting modern technology and systems," Singh said.
Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh has visited Bahrain and held talks with senior ministers on issues related to labour.
According to hospital sources, the 91-year-old leader om Saturday was admitted with the complaint of "transient loss of consciousness".
A panel has recommended reservation for girl students in IITs to address the issue of slump in the number of female students entering the prestigious institutes.
Petrol price on Sunday night was hiked by 42 paisa a litre, the fourth increase in 6 weeks, and diesel rate was raised by Rs 1.03 a litre, the second hike in a fortnight.
"Saddened by the loss of lives caused by a stampede in West Bengal. My thoughts are with the families of the deceased," the Prime Minister said.
"It's been a super ride at NDTV but new beginning in 2017. I shall be moving on from NDTV to explore new opportunities and my own ventures," she wrote on Twitter.
Shaktikanta Das on Sunday asked Amazon to desist from being flippant about Indian symbols and icons, cautioning it that "indifference will be at your own peril".
Five channels of Doordarshan - National, News, Sports, Kisan and local – are now available through digital terrestrial transmission.
The President greeted all the soldiers and said the Indian Army is known for its "professionalism, selfless commitment and the unparalleled bravery of its rank and file".