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Power Rates to Rise 7% on Clean Cess | Assertive Raje Goes Out of Way to Adopt `Modi Way | Govt Mulls Amendments to Several Labour Laws | We are Totally Committed to the Independence of Judiciary | Mandatory Push for Trained Personnel in Skill India Plan | Land Acquisition Bill prompts developers, builders to buy more land from farmers | Powermin, Regulators Contemplate ways to Develop Clean Energy | BRICS Bank to Help Fund Infrastructure Projects | New employer to pay PF penalty | Builders hunt for cheaper land & technology to offer affordable housing | Planing Commission to brief PM Narendra Modi on performance of key infrastructure ministries | Steps under way to improve coal supply: Piyush Goyal | IRDA may Allow 5-year Insurance Policies to Ease Renewal Hassles | Finance Minister asks I-T Officials to Unearth Black Money at Home too | New BIS to Ensure Quality, Recall of Items | Sell rating on UltraTech Cements shares, target price Rs 2,000: Kotak | Higher power rates not to hit state utilities | Cos Forced to Return Coal Blocks to Get Priority in Supply | Closer Home, Modi Govt Now Wants a SAARC Bank | Waterways get a paddle | Stage set for revival of renewable sector | Draft Regulatory Bill may be Taken Up in Winter Session | Jaitley Seeks Reforms in World Bank | Will asset sale help Jaypee tide over its debt woes? | Cement makers reject builders? call for price cuts | Cos with 10 persons may be under EPF | Govt to Amend 3 Labour Laws this Session | Govt forms panel to study revision of royalty rates on coal | Coal projects: Environment ministry eases clearance rule | Developers line up Rs 5k-cr budget housing projects | Builders Hurry to Finish Delayed Commercial Projects | Rs 1.80 lakh crore stuck in 189 road projects: Nitin Gadkari | Govt to Unveil Bank of Ready Road Projects: Gadkari | Mayaram Hints at Flexible PPP Model for Infra Fillip | PM Pushes Secys to Set Govt Agenda | Chettinad Cement buys 17% in Anjani open offer | Sensible Proposals on Labour Reform | TO BOOST EXPORT COMPETITIVENESS - Govt Plans to Build 12 Dry Ports, Accelerate Connectivity Projects | Coal India Faces 10MT Production Loss as Agitation Continues | Ministry readies road map to phase out e-auctions by CIL | Power Producers Not Importing Coal Even at Decade-low Prices | Coal India suffered 50 mt ouput loss on delays in green nod: Goyal | Mixed bag for Holcim group cement companies in second quarter | After Jaypee's QIP, Abu Dhabi firm pulls out of deal | OCL India Limited | Cement manufacturers in Andhra, Telangana cut prices by Rs 20 per bag | Reliance Power to Buy Jaypee's Hydel Projects | Labour reforms: Govt to ease rules on apprentices, women | Infrastructure status to coal mining may not help companies | Anti-competitive practices top complaints against realty players | Govt Revives Talks on Surplus Coal Policy | Coalgate: Supreme Court appoints Special Judge, SPP for coalgate | Forex Kitty Nears Record, But Import Cover Still a Worry | Tax benefit scheme restored for wind energy sector | PM'S I-DAY ADDRESS TOP PRIORITY - Before Aug 15, Budget Flag all Set to Fly High | PM Narendra Modi meets infrastructure secretaries to set targets, identify projects | PM launches unique web platform to get citizens' ideas for governance | Miners' Body Gives Suggestions on New Industrial Policy | Govt to Review Model Concession Agreements for PPP Projects | GDP Expected to Grow by 5.2-5.7% in FY15: NCAER | Price pressure impacts Ramco Cements? profit | Tribunals in the doldrums | Rajasthan Assembly to take up labour reform Bills on Thursday | Employment Growing at Double the Rate of Population: Economic Census | Cabinet Approves Changes in Labour Laws | `When Entrepreneurs Start Business, They Don't Think of RoE' | No immunity scheme to bring back black money: Jaitley | No Plan to Axe or Alter Planning Commission: Govt | Core Sector Output Soars to Nine-Month High in June | Jaitley gets fiscal deficit headache reminder | PM Narendra Modi pushes for self-attestation of documents | TAX ON UNSOLD PROPERTY? - I-T Dept Proposes to Tax Realtors, Developers on Unsold Inventory | Govt Plans Recast of Land-use Policy to Check Displacement | Rajasthan govt plumps for private participation in roads | FM Will Rationalise Subsidies to Meet Fiscal Deficit Target | Grasim net profit dips 20% despite rise in cement sales | South Realtors Tie Up to Set up Cement Unit | Manufacturing Jumps to 17-Month High | Home not delivered in 3 years after loan? You will now lose out on tax breaks | R'than Clears 4 Key Labour Laws | Captive power producers rap coal firms for irregular supply | Weather, Law & Order Problems Hit CIL Output | Errant Builders Under CCI Lens Post Realty Check | Cement firms post strong volume growth on low base, delayed monsoon | CIL Eyes 188-mt Hike in Output in Three Years | Government planning to clip National Green Tribunal's wings | GDP growth expected to improve to 5.5%: RBI Guv Raghuram Rajan | Core sector growth jumps 7.35% in June | Rupee posts biggest single-day fall in 6 months on Ukraine crisis | With few buyers, real estate firms go slow on new projects | Centre to give states Rs 25k cr to help push GST | MEDICAL EDUCATION - Govt Plans Three Major Revamps | NDA eases green rules to push investments | An Interest Rate Cut Need Not Wait for 6% Inflation | UltraTech eyes 25% sales growth in FY15 | Demand-supply mismatch to stay in cement sector: Kumar Mangalam Birla | Govt considering report on Coal India restructuring | Land acquisition, lack of funds roadblocks to PPP projects | India Ratings raises GDP growth estimate to 5.7% | Govt introduces two labour reform Bills in Lok Sabha | In boost to infra sector, RBI eases lending norms | RBI Reworks Rules for Long-term Infra Refinancing Loans | Railways earnings up by over 10% | FDI not to be allowed in railway operations sector: Govt | BJP states want 50% of taxes, up from 32% now | SC stays HC order to attach Ambuja accounts, assets | EXPECTING IDEAL CONDUCT - Modi's 19 Commandments to Babus | Builders have no right to complain about cement prices going up, says Srinivasan | Increase in variable costs, fall in volumes hit India Cements Q1 | Finance Ministry plans state SPVs for Rurban Mission | PPPs in Coal Have Struggled to Keep Balance, But Govt Hopeful | Congress Makes NDA Labour, Sets Conditions to Back Factory Bill | SCRAPPING KEY UPA MEASURES - Rajasthan Drafts Biz-Friendly Land Acquisition Act | Green Shoots Visible in Manufacturing: Industry | Govt may amend Wages Act | Coal India Ltd mulls major manpower revamp to improve efficiency, reduce costs | BIG BOOST FOR WIND ENERGY - Govt Aims at Adding 10,000 MW per Year | Indirect Tax Target Challenging but Achievable: Jaitley | Achhe Din Could be Here for Economy | Coal India board defies govt directive | Companies have to comply with CSR norms: Government | Competition Commission of India to demand 1.5% penal interest for delay in fines | Infrastructure sector high on M&A, fund-raising deals | Moody's pegs India growth at 5% this year | India on its way back to 7% growth, 6% inflation: Citigroup | Economy can grow by 5.8% this fiscal: Mayaram | Economy can grow by 5.8% this fiscal | Industrial output growth slows to 3.4% in June | Three Days Before August 15, Economic Growth at Half-Mast | Cement makers, developers face off over prices | Public sector rights | Infrastructure status for housing sector sought | ACC MD | Birla cement | ET Exclusive - After Rail FDI, Govt Plans Regulator to Put it on Track | CIL might not get right to captive miners' excess coal | Govt to ask cos to return de-allocated coal blocks for auction | Green clearance time may be cut from 100 to 60 days for some infra projects | Centre modifying allocation method for highway projects | PM-appointed panel to clear green hurdles to road projects | POWER DEFICIT - Dry Spell Pushes Up Spot Power Rates | States agree on GST threshold but fail to get much further | Road projects get going | India Inc's foreign coal dreams turn to dust | Coal Shortage Forces Ministry to Refuse PowerMin Proposals | Mineral royalty rates raised | Aug 26 Meet to Map Panel's New Avatar | Mayaram Sees Green Shoots of Recovery Leading to Economic Growth of 5.8% | RBI ANNUAL REPORT 2013-14 - `Acchhe Din Round the Corner, Economy Poised for Takeoff' | PMO to Analyse Officials' Skills to Fill up Vacancies at the Top | P&H High Court Finds SC Order Incomplete | Modi Govt has Made the Right Moves on Biz Front: AM Naik | No Criminality Found, so CBI to Close Case against Birla, Parakh | Modi Govt Set to Scrap Order on `Reformer' Coal Regulator | CIL did not dismiss govt's suggestion on e-auction: Piyush Goyal | High-level Meeting to Discuss Replacement of Plan Panel | Modi to Focus on Executing Just a Clutch of Schemes | CCI Slaps Rs 2,500-Crore Penalty on 14 Carmakers | Uncertainty Over, Economy Can Move Forward: Piyush Goyal | FM Hints at Making Changes in Land Acquisition Law | Coal Block Allocations Since 1993 Illegal: SC | Shree Cement to buy Jaypee?s Panipat unit for Rs 360 crore | In a second state | Into The Deep | Auto firms to appeal against Rs 2,545-cr fine | SC coal ruling lacks clarity on commercial use, say analysts | Supreme Court's coal block ruling could affect $12 billion in loans to power sector | Govt may privatise coal, expedite auction of mines | Pay Rs 630cr Penalty to CCI in 3 Mths: SC Orders DLF | Govt's 'idea boxes' seeking out-of-box suggestions | Full online approvals of large projects from March 2015: PMG | Moody's project Apr-June quarter GDP growth at 5.1% | Ramaswamy fails to retain post of director at Chettinad Cement | Pensioners Get New Age Purse as EPFO Expands its Horizons | Railways Will Focus on Pvt Players, Foreign Funds | Transparency at Ministries to be Put Through Expert Checks | Lenders to Seek Govt Help in Pulling Them Out of Coal Pit | Coal blocks cancellation: industry urges government to protect its interests | New coal mines needed to tackle powercrisis | PM'S VISIT TO TOKYO & KYOTO - No $1.7t Fund, Japan to Finance Specific Projects | CBDT tells I-T Officials to Cut Taxpayers' Waiting Time | Govt Amends Accounting Norms for Depreciation | Solar energy can create 6.7 lakh jobs in India in 10 years | Coal Block Allocation: All Eyes On Supreme Court | Spare 46 Blocks, Govt Tells Supreme Court | Govt asks SC to spare 46 coal blocks | Forest areas where miners cannot excavate demarcated | Q1 current account deficit dips to 1.7% of GDP | Manufacturing hits a bump in August: PMI | Core sector growth slides to 2.7 % in July | July Sees Core Sector Index Slowing to 2.7% | Japan Vows to Invest $35 b Over 5 Years | Japan pledges $35 bn for Indian infrastructure over Narendra Modi's 'ambitious' vision | ICL seeks nod to increase borrowing limit | CIL, other companies join ?Clean India? drive | CIL wasting time by not trying to increase output: Government | Coal India sets aside Rs 62 cr for Bengal | Not accountable for low stocks at power plants: CIL | Coal Ministry seeks status report on 46 blocks from companies | E Railway plans to improve facilities | New policy in offing to attract private investment in railway sector | Rs 12k crore from NABARD to help spread Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana network | Government sets up committee to review environment-related laws | Cement Cos Rally on Bullish Outlook | Affordable housing plan in limbo on lack of clarity | Mineral royalty highest in India | Centre Mulls Tweaking Auction Rules | Green Ministry Eases Norms for Coal Mines' Expansion Projects | Govt to Take Neutral Stand in SC on Coal Block Allocations | Human Rights Body to Sharpen its Focus on India Inc | Skilling is Key to India's Growth: Ficci-KPMG Report Says | Public Hearing for Green Nod to Odisha Coal Block Cancelled | Coal unions serve work to rule notice | Chhattisgarh mulls options to salvage its coal blocks | Why Partial Deallocation of Coal Blocks is Flawed | Cabinet note on coal price pooling | Ministerial Panel in Place to Set up Green Regulator | Govt Contractual Workers Bereft of Social Security | Cabinet Note on IndiaB'desh Coastal Shipping Soon | Few takers for CIL coal import, despite fuel shortage | Imported coal blending to benefit NTPC, other big players | Govt to double coal output to 1 bn tonnes in 4 years: Goyal | Rajan says monetary stimulus may backfire, provoke forex savings | INDIA WRITES TO JAPAN - Japanese Govt Men in Modi's PMO Team | CII recipe for 7% growth | CBDT Warns Against Making People Wait | TN Challenges Green Tribunal's Stay, Files Petition in SC | ROAD TO RENEWED LIFE - Chinese, Malaysian Cos may Rescue Stuck Highway Projects | Police Can Take Action to Check Illegal Mining Sans a Complaint: SC | MINING LEASE RULES AMENDMENT - Jharkhand Orders Closure of Dozen Iron Ore Mines | Modi to Review Infra Sector Performance | With more housing projects, cement companies bet on demand revival | Uniform consent for coal probe to come up in Centre-state meet today | Coal block auctions likely by end of current financial year | Govt Okay with Coal Block Cancellations | Govt puts onus on Supreme Court to decide fate of coal blocks | Committed to simplifying labour laws to ease compliance: Narendra Singh Tomar | Centre nod for Bangalore-Mysore 6-lane highway | Reliance Cement enters into Bihar | Coal India's near-term prospects hinge on price increases | Offers Cheaper High-speed Trains | The Game of Economic Numbers | Govt to Change Base Year for GDP to 2011-12 | Coal Block Deallocation Will be Demoralising, Dent Growth | SC Issues Notice to Sinha as NGO Questions His Coal Case Conduct | SC Stand on Coal Block Allocation a Wake-up Call for Govt, says Goyal | Coal Scam: SC not Keen on More Exemptions | Supreme Court reserves order on coal block allocations | Relief Material can Count as Part of Cos' 2% CSR Spend | Unattractive Levies may be Adjusted to Revive SEZs | PM Wants State Pointsmen in Each Ministry | Production target: As required run rate rises, CIL pins hopes on extras | Chinese firms eye India?s infrastructure sector | After Rajasthan, MP to Tweak Labour Laws | GST Implementation Likely by Mid-2015 | Green Ministry Reviews Model Checklist for Border Highway Projects | CCI to Hear Charges against Realtors Next Week | Coal Min Readies Backup Plan for 40 Operational Mines | Gujarat suggests innovative way out of GST deadlock | Sagar Cements to buy BMM Group?s cement business | Cement players from South catch up | Haryana, M'rashtra to Go to Polls on Oct 15 | Govt Likely to Amend Law to Clear cheque-bounce Cases Soon | Prabhu Panel Recommends Hiving off CIL Unit CMPDIL | Motor Vehicles Bill to propose regulation and road safety authority | UPA's housing schemes to merge; Govt for more private sector role | Govt to roll out Rs 2 lakh crore infrastructure projects | Sticky inflation, weak industry hit recovery | Market rally rejigs cement, pharma pecking order | Indian economy poised to grow 5.7% this year, says OECD | India Won't Give New Deal in Climate Change Meet | Nitin Gadkari Hints at Limiting MGNREGA to Tribal, Backward Areas | PM takes Stock of GST, Bill Soon | Inflation dips to near 5-year low | WPI at 5-year low but RBI governor Raghuram Rajan sticks to guns | WPI INFLATION FALLS TO 3.74% - Rajan Rules Out Cutting Rates for Now | Recovery Still Uneven | Foreign cos are not bound to do CSR in India, says legal expert Shardul Shroff | Profit-making PSUs Want Angel Investments Counted as CSR | Road Ministry Stalls NHAI Efforts to Ease Investment Norms | Fresh dilution of green norms | Govt May Fast-Track Green Nod to Coal Mining Projects | Congress Booklet Picks Holes in 10 Areas, says it's `100 Days of Misrule' | EU Wants India to Blink on Climate Talks | CSR Defaulters likely to be Penalised under New Clause | India Forecast to be World's Fastest Growing Exporter | Bill on affordable housing to come up in Parliament?s Winter Session | Coal to power cos may get costlier | Manufacturing is Alive and Kicking | Mining Rules Bill May be Tabled in Winter Session | ET Q&A - `$100-B Investment Likely in Renewable Energy in 5 Years' | After Dhokla, Modi Serves Xi Tough Dose of Reality in Delhi | Don't Make a Big Nightmare out of CSR | SC tells CBI: Don't File Fresh Closure Reports in Coal Block Cases | Coal block investments: Rs 2.86 lakh cr impact figure highly inflated | Too Much Coal Mined & Sold in Open Market... | ?GST possible from April 1, 2016? | Narendra Modi govt to implement eco-friendly, growth friendly policies | EPC mode for road projects to aid PPP comeback: Nitin Gadkari | Gadkari Aims to Smoothen Road for Projects | Cash-Rich Govt Likely to Loosen Its Purse Strings | PM Prepares to Help World Make in India | Modi Seeks Action Taken Report on Work Done in First 100 Days | Activists Cry Foul Over HC Order on RTI | Save Energy, Fight Climate Change | Govt Schemes: Old Wine with New Labels | Red Carpet for FDI in Construction | Supreme Court order on coal blocks could force nationalisation | Coal India to raise prices 10% | Modi Forms Panel to Recast Rly Board | Malabar Cement plans automated handling unit at Kochi port | Govt opts for cement over bitumen for all new road projects | India Cements to hive off Chennai Super Kings for better valuation | NHAI Chairman Blames Inertia, Poor Policy for Faltering Infra | Developing Nations Need More Time to Tackle Climate Change: India | Chidambaram Upbeat on 8% GDP Growth in 2-3 Years | Modi's American Dream to have No Business Knights | New York City Gears Up to Cope with Heavy Rush for Modi's Madison Square Event | AK Dubey gets Extension as Acting CMD of Coal India | SC Ruling on Coal Case Today | Meet Hansraj Ahir, The Man Who Unearthed Coal Scam | An Introduction to `Coalgate' | CIL Likely to Take Charge of 40 Mines | Impact of Coal Verdict on Cos | Clock turns back: Now, only Centre, its entities can mine | Coal blocks cancelled, future tense | Poor show in manufacturing continues | Supreme Court stalls centre's ambitious National Tax Tribunal plan | For Retrospective Validation of Mines | SC ruling to fuel inflation, says India Ratings | No respite for coal | Govt streamlines execution of Rs 1.50 lakh cr highway projects | LIBERALISING COAL SECTOR -Suresh Prabhu Seeks All-party Meet | Indian economy showing turnaround; ADB ups 2015 growth to 6.3% | HELLO AMERICA - Long-term Funds for India's $1-T Infra Plans on Modi's US Agenda | Can?t make in India before fixing processes: PM Narendra Modi | JSW Cement to make only Portland | Poratble PF number from October 16 | State Heads for President's Rule | Panneerselvam New Tamil Nadu Chief Minister | `Money is not a constraint. Skill India is PM's dream project' | Lucknow Metro project to be ready by 2016: CM | Govt Needs to Ensure Coal Linkage to End-use Projects, says India Ratings | International coal price to rise on SC order | Fresh Plea Seeks Higher Penalty on Illegal Coal | Piyush Goyal sets up coal allocation panel | Manufacturing Instability | Substantial Switch: Govt Cuts Borrowing Target by Rs 8,000 Crore | Rajan Unlikely to Cut Rates | Sagar Cements to acquire BMM Cements | Wait for concrete profits | Cement Suitors Shelve Plans as Sellers in South Act Pricey | As PM Narendra Modi lands in US, S&P upgrades its outlook on India | All Eyes on Outcome of Modi-Obama Meet | Modi visit to give Indian green energy $1-bn push | Govt Seeks 3 More Months to Set up Green Regulator | `High Reserve Prices May Scuttle Coal Block Auction' | AFTERMATH OF COAL BLOCK CANCELLATION - Metal Cos' Profit May Dip on Higher Coal Imports | NHAI in talks with NBFCs to set up asset recast firm | Ministry Slashes Estimate of Cos' CSR Spend by Half | Microsoft likely to unveil Windows 9 in India today | Rail freight traffic rise lags expectation | Consumers set to pay for illegal coal blocks | Real issue is to put the asset back on track: Rajan on coal row | April-August fiscal deficit at 75% of full-year target | INTEREST RATES UNCHANGED - 7% Inflation Forecast Clouds Rate Cut Hopes | Core Sector Growth up at 5.8% but Coal Creates Worry Lines |