Free Press Journal
  • FPJ-Moneycontrol.com: India’s Road Ahead

    Connectivity—through roads, rail or waterways— is vital for stable GDP growth. At the micro level, it offers better access to education and income opportunities. Within this framework, the present Government has been doing a lot. In order to understand these activities of the government more deeply and the impact it could have, Free Press Journal in conjunction with Moneycontrol, organised ‘India’s road ahead’. Gracing the event was

  • Nissan and NASA will develop AVs

    Las Vegas : In a bid to create a roadmap for the technology and business evolution of the automotive industry, Nissan has announced a fresh agreement with NASA. The US space agency’s Ames Research Centre in California’s Silicon Valley and Nissan will collaborate on research and technology development for future autonomous mobility services, including a working demonstration in Silicon Valley, reports IANS.

  • Panel discussion on India’s Road Ahead: Prominent Indians deliberate the likely path to success

    Connectivity—through roads, rail or waterways— is vital for stable GDP growth. At the micro level, it offers better access to education and income opportunities. Within this framework, the present Government has been doing a lot. In order to understand these activities of the government more deeply and the impact it could have, Free Press Journal in conjunction with Moneycontrol, organised ‘India’s road ahead’. Gracing the event was Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road

  • Making India’s Road Ahead smoother: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari lays the roadmap

    Excerpts from the talk that Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation in the Government of India, gave at the India’s road to the future conference jointly organised by Free Press Journal and Moneycontrol on Saturday, 9 December 2017. The speech was delivered in Hindi, and given below are edited and translated excerpts from that talk.

  • Bhopal: Government to unveil roadmap for doubling farmers’ income next month

    Bhopal: Chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, at a programme to distribute crop insurance certificates to farmers at Kaagpur village of Vidisha district said information on roadmap to double the agriculture income would be given by organising farmers’ conventions in the month of September at block headquarters.

  • Ujjain: BJP working committee meeting held

    Ujjain: The working committee of the Bharatiya Janata Party held a meeting at Kalash garden on Thursday to review efforts of the last 3 months and finalize a roadmap for the coming months, Divisional organising secretary of the party, Pradeep Joshi, announced strategies for the next 3 months.

  • Indian economy can touch $6-8 trn in 15 yrs: NITI Aayog VC

    Guwahati : NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya said the Indian economy has the potential to touch USD 6-8 trillion in the next 15 years, as against USD 2 trillion at present. “India is currently a 2 trillion dollar economy. If the GDP continues to rise 6-8 per cent, then India can become a 6-8 trillion dollar economy in the next 15 years,” Panagariya said at an interactive session by Indian Chamber of

  • Ministerial team chalks out measures to check price rise

    New Delhi : Stung by the escalating prices of essential commodities, including pulses and select vegetables, the Centre on Wednesday went into damage control and chalked out a roadmap and stringent measures to bring down the prices.

  • NITI Aayog submits roadmap for PSU reforms to PMO

    New Delhi: Kicking off PSU reforms, NITI Aayog has submitted to the Prime Minister’s Office a roadmap for closure and strategic sale of government stake in some public sector units.

  • S&P: India faces challenges in sticking to fiscal roadmap

    New Delhi : India will face challenges in sticking to the fiscal consolidation roadmap as the expected revenues may not be fully realised and subsidy cuts may be delayed, Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services said.

  • …govt allays fiscal fears

    NEW DELHI:  Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said the government would stick to the fiscal consolidation roadmap even as it implements the recommendations of the Seventh Pay Commission which will increase the overall government expenditure by Rs 1.02 trln. “In the Budget (2015-16) we had laid out a fiscal roadmap which is 3.9% fiscal deficit this year and 3.6% the following year. And the roadmap that we have put together

  • NDA’s growth targets too low, says Scindia

    New Delhi : Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia said the growth rate targets set by the NDA government in its first budget are too low to satisfy the ambitions of the people.