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GIFT City first in India to get Green Cities Platinum certification from IGBC

Gandhinagar: India’s only operational smart city and International Financial Services Centre (IFSC), GIFT City has recently been awarded the Green Cities ‘Platinum’ Certification for ‘Green Master planning & design and Implementation of GIFT City’s phase I development’ by CII’s Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). GIFT City is India’s first Greenfield...

Need to make coronavirus crisis a turning point for India: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the coronavirus crisis must become a turning point for the country and reinforce the mission for Atma Nirbhar Bharat (self-reliant India). Addressing business leaders of Bengal, PM Modi also said it was possible for “People, Planet and Profit” to co-exist and flourish together. “Our country has gone through...

We will definitely get our growth back: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India will soon get back on track beating the coronavirus pandemic and its financial implications. He said his government has taken several decisive policies that will help the Indian economy in again achieving the growth trajectory. PM Modi made the comments while delivering the inaugural address at the...

Indian economy could contract up to minus 0.9% in FY21 if virus crisis continues: CII report

The Indian economy could contract as much as minus 0.9% in FY21 if the COVID-19 crisis prolongs and the Union government is unable to restore economic activity, said Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in a report released on Thursday. The lobby group also urged the government to initiate structural reforms to revive the economy over...