The Uttar Pradesh government will install solar power back-up units in 17 prisons of the state to strengthen their security systems and ensure functioning of mobile phone jammers.

MUMBAI: India's commerce ministry has hit back at reports by environmental lobby groups which have blamed the production methods of Indian drug companies as one of the main reasons for the rise of

India's complaint is on the grounds that subsidies are inconsistent with world trade norms

Toorputallu and Pedhamyanavanilanka will be electrified completely on solar power from this year.

Cabinet relaxes rules for foreign investors
Reduces minimum built-up area Eases exit regulations
The minimum floor area reduced to 20,000 sq m from the earlier 50,000 sq m

India awaits General Council meet outcome, which might make it clear if the members will be ready to negotiate its demand on food security or not

In July, India had clarified it wouldn't ratify a trade facilitation agreement until a permanent solution on food security was arrived at

Won’t compromise on farmers’ interest, says Commerce Minister

Favouring imposition of anti-dumping duty on solar cells, the Commerce Ministry, on Wednesday, said it would boost manufacturing in the country and attract foreign investments in the sector.

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy is opposing the Commerce Ministry's recommendation to slap an anti-dumping duty on imported solar cells, saying "it is not the right time" to impose the lev