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Punjab CM Terms Boosting Industry 'Need Of The Hour', Assures Zero Tolerance For Corruption, Delays And Inertia

Oct 26, 2021 Harish Manav

The CM also emphasized on the state's land bank of 6000 acres with plug & play facilities to facilitate prospective entrepreneurs for setting up units.

Grievances Of Industry In Punjab Will Be Resolved On A Priority Basis: Channi

Oct 24, 2021 Harish Manav

In the past four-and-a-half years, national and international firms have made investments worth Rs 99,000 crore in Punjab, he says.

J&K Govt Signs MOU With Govt Of Dubai For Developing Industrial Sector In J&K

Govt says different entities from Dubai have shown keen interest in investment.

Retail Inflation Eases To 4.35 Per Cent In September 2021

Oct 12, 2021 Outlook Business Team

This compares to a cooling-off to 5.3 per cent recorded in August this year. The calm in inflation figures came after several months wherein the inflation levels had breached the threshold 6 per cent mark mandated by the RBI.

Not On Same Page with Centre On Economic Views: Bengal Industry Minister

NDA government at the Centre is pushing for supply stimulation, while the state is in favour of demand creation, which will lead to the welfare of people, said Partha Chatterjee

15 December, 2020

Farmers' Protest Severely Impacting Post-Covid Economy: Industry Body


Trade and other activities of about Rs 5,000 crore have been affected in Delhi and its surrounding states in the last 20 days

13 April, 2020

Commerce And Industry Ministry Suggests 'More Activities' With 'Reasonable Safeguards'

Outlook Web Bureau

The Industry Ministry has recommended to the Home Ministry a list of 15 industries that should be opened with minimum manpower and distancing norms on a single shift basis.

02 April, 2020

Truckloads Of Pineapples Rot Outside Many States As Demand Nosedives During Coronavirus Lockdown

Siddharth Premkumar

Even as the peak season is set to begin –- since the fruit is always in high demand during the Ramzaan -- truckloads of GI-tagged Vazhakulam pineapples sit rotting outside Delhi, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Gujarat – the traditional markets in the post-winter months.

02 September, 2019

Eight Core Sectors Growth Slows Down To 2.1% In July Against 7.3% Last Year


The eight core sector industries - coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertiliser, steel, cement and electricity - had expanded by 7.3 per cent in July last year.

05 July, 2019

Where Are Measures To Spur Demand, Create Jobs? Asks India Inc, Gives Thumbs Down To Budget

Outlook Web Bureau

Stating that there are many populist measures, Nanda felt the biggest challenge the country is facing is job creation which is not addressed in the Budget.

05 July, 2019

Live Updates: Union Budget 2019 Has Been Presented With A 10-Year Vision In Mind, Says FM Sitharaman

Outlook Web Bureau

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the first budget of the Modi government in its second term. Sitharaman said India needs to make structural reforms to achieve USD 5 trillion economy in the next few years. Follow live updates here


04 July, 2019

Budget 2019: What Industry And Business Leaders Expect

Robin Banerjee

The broad expectations of 2019 Budget are: spur growth, keep the fiscal deficit in check and preserve government borrowing under control.

03 July, 2019

Veteran Industrialist B K Birla Passes Away At 98

Outlook Web Bureau

Birla was the chairman of Century Textiles and Industries and had been active in business since the age of 15.

05 February, 2019

In Madhya Pradesh, Kamal Nath Govt Makes It Mandatory For Industries To Hire 70% Locals

Outlook Web Bureau

Nath Monday stated his government was implementing the poll promise, which was a part of the Congress' manifesto for the 2018 assembly elections, by asking industries to provide 70% jobs to local youths.

17 January, 2019

US Thik Tank Says H-1B Visa Holders Are 'Vulnerable To Abuse', Placed In Poor Working Conditions

Outlook Web Bureau

The think-tank suggested three key reforms and said these should apply to all employers and not simply a subset of them.

11 January, 2019

At 0.5 %, Industrial Growth Falls To 17-Month Low In November

Outlook Web Bureau

In terms of industries, only 10 out of 23 industry groups in the manufacturing sector showed positive growth during November 2018.

30 November, 2018

'Sacked Without Notice', Hundreds Of Workers Go On Rampage At Phone-Making Unit In Noida

Outlook Web Bureau

Hundreds of employees of a Chinese smartphone manufacturing facility here resorted to violence Thursday after around 200 of them were "sacked without notice"


26 July, 2018

India Wants To Work With BRICS Nations On Fourth Industrial Revolution: PM Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

The Prime Minister further underscored the high-skill but temporary work will be the new face of employment and that the Fourth Industrial Revolution will have more importance than the capital.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a function to commemorate the ‘Samvidhan Divas’, at Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla addresses a function to commemorate ‘Samvidhan Divas’, at Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

President Ram Nath Kovind addresses a function to commemorate the ‘Samvidhan Divas’, at Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia and other leaders take a pledge on the 72nd National Law Day during the state BJP working committee meeting in Bhopal.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a function to commemorate ‘Samvidhan Divas’, at Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

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Lead Essay

Roses Among Thorns: The Many Solidarities Of Diverse Protests

Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.


Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.

Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Manual Scavengers

An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.

Bezwada Wilson
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Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh