Aiming at a GDP growth rate of 6.75 per cent in the current financial year, the Economic Survey 2017-18, tabled by the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday, projected a GDP growth of 7 to 7.5 per cent in the financial year 2018-19.
Amid heavy rush, the Dera Sach Khand Ballan head Sant Niranjan Dass and hundreds of dera followers on Sunday boarded ‘Begampura Express’, a train hired by Dera Ballan for taking the devotees to Varanasi to celebrate the 641st birth anniversary of Guru Ravidas there at his birth place Seer Govardhanpur.
Allaying fears over adverse impact of proposed safeguard duty on solar equipment, Power and New & Renewable Minister R K Singh said that nothing can jeopardise India’s renewable energy target of 175 GW by 2022.
Promising a major technological and modernisation upgrade at railways, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said there are plans to equip the entire rail network with Wi-Fi and CCTV system and foreign investors are welcome to participate in this growth story.
The Western Railway (WR) has installed sanitary napkin vending machines and incinerators for its women employees in six divisions, including its headquarters at Churchgate in Mumbai, an official said on Wednesday.