India’s September exports growth gives hope, says Sitharaman

New Delhi, Nov 14 : Indian exports grew at 4.62 per cent in September to revive hope among the country’s exporters struggling against depressed global demand, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday. “So, there is hope. There is definitely prospect for our exporters struggling and also performing in a very difficult situation,” Sitharaman said […]

Cash crunch, no Pakistani stall upsets trade fair visitors

New Delhi, Nov 14 : The cash crunch due to demonetisation of higher value notes and the missing Pakistani stall upset many visitors to the ‘Digital India’ theme-based 36th India International Trade Fair thrown open at Pragati Maidan here on Monday. Amid the pavilions installed by various states, including Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana […]

Modi shed crocodile tears in Goa: Congress

Panaji, Nov 14 : Opposition political parties in Goa, the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party, on Monday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a “sham” speech with Congress Rajya Sabha MP Shantaram Naik, accusing Modi of shedding crocodile tears. “Modi’s tears appear to be crocodile tears… his action is like third degree treatment meted […]

Nation wants ‘decision, not emotion’ from PM, says Congress

Kolkata, Nov 14 : The West Bengal unit of Congress on Monday dubbed the Narendra Modi government’s decision to demonetise higher value notes as a “political gimick” and said the initiative has plunged the nation into an “unprecedented economic crisis”. Addressing a joint media meet, two former state Congress chiefs Somen Mitra and Pradip Bhattacharya […]

Autocrat PM has created financial chaos in country: Congress

New Delhi, Nov 14 : The Congress on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of having pushed the country into a “financial chaos” through demonetisation and called him an autocrat. “The powerful autocratic Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi has pushed the country into a financial chaos by overnight reducing their hard earned money to worthless […]