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स्वदेशी अपनाना वक्त की मांग-कश्मीरी लाल

Admin July 25, 2020

चीन से सीमा पर तनातनी के बाद स्वदेशी अपनाने की मुहिम एक बार फिर तेज हो गई है। ...

चीनी कंपनियों को भारत में टेंडर न भरने दिया जाएः स्वजामं

Admin July 25, 2020

चीन के साथ हिंसक झड़प में 20 भारतीय सैनिकों के शहीद होने के बाद देष में चीन के खि ...

लोगों के बीच स्वदेशी की अलख जगाने में जुटा स्वदेशी जागरण मंच

Admin July 25, 2020

स्वदेशी जागरण मंच (एसजेएम) ने स्वदेशी वस्तुओं को अपनाने, उसे प्रयोग करने और च ...

SJM says attempts to cut imports from China are visible

Admin July 23, 2020

Swadeshi Jagaran Manch (SJM), the organisation that is at the forefront of the call to end India's dependence on Chinese imports by strengthening local manufacturing, says India has already demons ...

SJM welcome banning of 59 Chinese apps

Admin July 23, 2020

After the Indian government’s decision to ban 59 Chinese apps for ‘engaging in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defence of India, security of state a ...

SJM gets support from over 13 lakh people for its boycott Chinese goods campaign

Admin July 23, 2020

Swadeshi Jagran Manch’s (SJM) digital signature campaign aimed at supporting Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ vision and boycotting of Chinese goods has rece ...

Let our venture capitalists swap investment made by China in Indian startups: SJM

Admin July 23, 2020

Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) urged the Indian venture capitalists and industrialists to come forward and swap the Chinese investment in companies like Paytm. According to SJM national co-convenor As ...

Swadeshi Jagran Manch Renews Demand For An Economic Boycott Of China And Chinese Products

Admin June 17, 2020

Following the violent clash between Indian and Chinese troops in Galwan valley yesterday night (15 June), Swadeshi Jagran Manch renewed the demand for an economic boycott of China and Chinese products ...

दत्तोपंत ठेंगड़ी दृष्टा और सृष्टा

Admin June 11, 2020

एक के बाद एक संगठन निर्माण करना, राष्ट्रहित में उन संगठनों और कार्यकर्ताओं क ...

PepsiCo wants to 'amicably settle' issue of suing four farmers; coercing, intimidating farmers says Swadeshi Jagran Manch

Admin June 08, 2020

An influential Hindu nationalist group with close ties to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has accused PepsiCo Inc of coercing four Indian farmers who have been ...

SJM wants fresh cooked food to fight malnutrition in kids

Admin June 08, 2020

New Delhi, Aug 23 (PTI) Swadeshi Jagaran Manch (SJM), an economic wing of the RSS, today urged the Centre to frame a "clear policy" to promote use of fresh cooked food instead of ready-to-us ...

GM crop: Biotech regulators� career paths show conflicts of interest

Admin June 08, 2020

Several officials who sit on India’s biotech regulator, which is preparing to take a decision on genetically modified mustard, are also associated with global organisations that lobby for GM cro ...

David Walker to chair WTO agriculture talks

Admin June 07, 2020

Ambassador David Walker of New Zealand been appointed as the new Chairperson of the Special Session of the Committee on Agriculture, which oversees the agriculture negotiations at the WTO. Ambassador ...

State agriculture department to file cases against five seed and fertiliser companies

Admin June 07, 2020

The Maharashtra state agriculture department has decided to take action against five companies for not keeping their word of supplying the required seeds and fertilisers. It will be filing a case agai ...

UPA government wins FDI vote in Rajya Sabha

Admin June 07, 2020

Getting support once again from the unlikely combination of Mulayam Singh Yadav's Samajwadi Party (SP) and Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), the government won the day in the Rajya Sabha b ...

Storm in Rajya Sabha over Wal-Mart lobbying disclosure; BJP seeks probe

Admin June 07, 2020

There was uproar in the Rajya Sabha over the reported disclosure that Wal-Mart spent Rs 125 crore on lobbying to enter the Indian market. Raising the issue in the Upper House, the BJP members deman ...

Can our govt stand up to Walmart?

Admin June 07, 2020

As multilateral negotiations have paused, multi-national corporates have increasingly become aggressive; and our bureaucrats restless. There is strong evidence that rural communities in the United ...

World Bank appoints Kaushik Basu as chief economist

Admin June 07, 2020

The World Bank has named Kaushik Basu, a Cornell University professor and former Indian official, as the institution's new chief economist and senior vice president. Basu, an Indian national, m ...

FDI debate in Lok Sabha today

Admin June 07, 2020

The Lok Sabha will take up the discussion on FDI in retail Today. With voting on FDI in retail becoming a crucial issue in Parliament, BJP and Congress are leaving no stone unturned to muster their ...

Congress MPs from Telangana boycott party meeting on FDI

Admin June 07, 2020

Keeping Congress on tenterhooks on their strategy during the crucial FDI vote on Wednesday, eight party MPs from Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh boycotted a meeting called by party floor leaders in ...

Do not sacrifice nation�s interests for FDI, says Joshi

Admin June 07, 2020

Senior BJP leader Dr. Murli Manohar Joshi ruthlessly criticised the government in the Lok Sabha for paving the way for the entry of retail giants by allowing up to 51 per cent Foreign Direct Investmen ...

SEZs May Get More Time to Start Projects

Admin June 07, 2020

The board of approval (BoA) for special economic zones (SEZs) has entrusted its chairman, commerce secretary GK Pillai, to give more time to cash-strapped developers of SEZ projects beyond the three-y ...

Fresh SEZ proposals to be considered by new govt

Admin June 07, 2020

The Commerce Ministry has received about 18 proposals for setting up special economic zones, which are likely to be considered by an empowered board after the new government assumes office later this ...

Slowdown blues for SEZs

Admin June 07, 2020

With slowdown in economic activities, scores of leading SEZ promoters, including Infosys, Hindalco and NIIT, have been given extension by the Commerce Ministry for developing the tax-free enclaves. Ho ...

RIL told to approach SC on SEZ land buy

Admin June 07, 2020

The Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed Mukesh Ambani-promoted Mumbai SEZ’s plea for speedy completion of the land acquisition process and asked the company to approach the Supreme Court becau ...

Our kiranas deserve better, including a ministry of their own

Admin June 07, 2020

Trade, with a GDP share of 15.1%, only slightly less than manufacturing at 15.6%, is an important segment of the economy. More than 125 lakh kirana stores provide a source of livelihood to 16 crore ...

Forget small retailers, can our govt stand up to Walmart?

Admin June 07, 2020

As multilateral negotiations have paused, multi-national corporates have increasingly become aggressive; and our bureaucrats restless. There is strong evidence that rural communities in the United ...

Centre Approves 91 SEZs

Admin June 07, 2020

The Centre has approved in principle 91 SEZs for Andhra Pradesh, the highest in the country, Andhra Pradesh Major Industries Minister Dr Geetha Reddy said on Wednesday. She told reporters here that ...

SEZs Get Nod To Prune Area

Admin June 07, 2020

Six major SEZs have clipped the size of their projects, foregoing potential tax gains for them. The developers have got the commerce ministry nod to de-notify parts of their tax-free enclaves for bett ...

Government Backs Orange Realty's Subsidiary Plan in India

Admin June 07, 2020

The Government has allowed Orange Realty to set up a wholly owned subsidiary in India. The company has already received Rs 2,051 crore from IREO Investment Holding III, a Mauritius-based fund focused ...

Lucrative SEZ Power Projects

Admin June 07, 2020

New guidelines issued by the commerce ministry have made setting up of power plants within Special Economic Zones (SEZs) more lucrative than outside. The guidelines, which cover both stand-alone elect ...

Rise in trade restrictions now �alarming�, Lamy tells WTO ambassadors

Admin June 07, 2020

For the first time since the WTO started monitoring the protectionist reaction to the financial crisis in 2008, the scale of trade restrictions is a cause for “serious concern”, Director-G ...

Thiruvantharam Resolution-2

Admin June 07, 2020

It is disconcerting to hear what has happened at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) ministerial meet at Bali. The government of India has compromised the interest of India, both of its farmers as well ...

India offers to waive off visa fees to LDCs at WTO meet

Admin June 07, 2020

PTI: India has made substantial offers like waiving off visa fees, granting market access and technical assistance to service providers from poor nations, showing its resolve to support the Least Deve ...

An Intellectual Loss

Admin June 07, 2020

In 1956, after Soviet tanks rolled into Budapest and crushed the democracy movement in Hungary, Communist parties of Western Europe lost nearly one-third of their members. The exodus of those outraged ...

Scrap All SEZs, Says Goa Govt In Letter To Centre

Admin June 07, 2020

In yet another sign that the Goa Government's U-turn over Special Economic Zones is more about political expediency than socio-economic rationale, the state on Tuesday wrote to the Centre saying t ...

China Initiates Case Against EU Solar Subsidies With the WTO

Admin June 07, 2020

China initiated World Trade Organization proceedings to seek a ruling on whether some European Union nations violated global commerce rules through their green energy programs. China has begun WTO ...

U.S. challenges Thailand to explain rice subsidies

Admin June 07, 2020

The United States will challengeThailand over its rice subsidies at a World Trade Organization committee meeting next week, fearful that a government-sponsored crop could land up on the world market a ...

Next WTO head will not be European

Admin June 07, 2020

The next head of the World Trade Organization will certainly come from somewhere other than Europe, EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht said . Pascal Lamy, a French national who has served two fou ...

WTO rules Ontario green energy tariff unfair

Admin June 07, 2020

WTO appears to have upheld a complaint against the Province of Ontario’s green energy program. The complaint was made by the EU and Japan, which claim the province's "feed-in tariff& ...

India�s tough stand on Food Security in WTO gets support from UN body

Admin June 07, 2020

Supporting India’s tough stand at WTO on the food security issue, UN body for development of agriculture IFAD has said ensuring food for its people is more important than creating jobs in certai ...

L&T, BEL consortia set to get Rs 40,000-crore project

Admin June 07, 2020

The NDA government is poised to award its first 'make' contract, in which the Ministry of Defence (MoD) will fund two Indian consortia in developing a Rs 40,000-50-000 crore 'battlefield m ...

Chaos as officials mislead, local credit keeps markets alive;

Admin June 07, 2020

India economy has been the pride of world. It has been showcased as the only growing economy - a proud moment for Indians particularly under Prime Minister Narendra Modi. That was until a week back ...

The contrasting tale of two sons-in-law

Admin June 07, 2020

Gurunath is in police custody for an offence that is yet to be made clear and his father-in-law is fighting to save his seat as chairman of the prestigious BCCI. But Vadra still walks like the Preside ...

Success Story of KVIC

Admin June 07, 2020

A Record year for KVIC: Rs 10193.34 Crores Turnover, 14.39 % Growth and 66.45 lakhs New Jobs The Soft Hearted Giant  KVIC has now beaten the best among the consumer giants in size and proved ...

Say No To Rupee Convertibility

Admin June 07, 2020

Government of India is proceeding step-by-step toward making the rupee fully convertible into foreign currencies. That would make it possible for Indian citizens to buy dollars for capital investment ...

Economic patriotism and techno-nationalism needed

Admin June 07, 2020

India should pursue policies of economic patriotism and techno-nationalism, as otherwise the country will face a very bleak future, Pro Vice-chancellor of the Pacific Academy Higher Education and Rese ...

Tax Reforms to Lubricate Economy

Admin June 07, 2020

The economy is in shambles and there is no prescription to revive it. While inflation is robbing people of their power to purchase, high taxes are rubbing salt to the injury. It is time India takes a ...

Micromanaging the Economy

Admin June 07, 2020

The problem of our economy is that consumers are not consuming, borrowers are not borrowing, lenders are not lending and investors are not investing, explains MR Venkatesh Imagine for a moment ...

Rajan pitches for raising I-T savings limit beyond Rs 1.5L

Admin June 07, 2020

MUMBAI: Days ahead of the Budget, Reserve Bank governor Raghuram Rajan on Wednesday pitched for increasing the tax exemption limit on financial investments by individuals from Rs 1.5 lakh a year. ...

Create opportunities first

Admin June 07, 2020

Development of capacities in an environment of shrinking opportunities acts like fuel in fire. The competition among the unemployed for the limited number of jobs becomes more intense, explains D ...

youth-unemployment-over-10-in-most-asia-pacific-nations-ilo

Admin June 07, 2020

Economic slowdown has taken a heavy toll on jobs in most Asian nations -- including India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Philippines and Indonesia -- with youth unemployment rising over 10% during 2013, Intern ...

Improve the use of tax money

Admin June 07, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi deserves thumping congratulations for demonetizing notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denominations. This will hit hard at the fake note rackets being run by terrorists, and the ...

Amul cautions government on proposed EU-India FTA

Admin June 07, 2020

Asks ministry to keep interests of farmers in mind during negotiations In the context of ongoing discussions between India and the European Union (EU) countries for a proposed Free TradeAgreement (FT ...

Rupee falls to a new record low of 58.64 against dollar

Admin June 07, 2020

The rupee fell to a new record low of 58.64 versus the US Dollar . On Monday, the rupee sank 110 paise at a life-time low of 58.15 against the dollar hurt by outflows of the American currency and weak ...

Don't follow MNC-promoted GM crop science blindly

Admin June 07, 2020

According to Dr Ashwani Mahajan, national convenor of the Swadeshi Jagaran Manch, those who oppose GM crops field trials are not opposing science. In an interview with Yojna Gusai and Mukesh Ranjan, D ...

Sangh affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch opposes GM mustard

Admin June 07, 2020

Swadeshi Jagran Manch, an affiliate of the Sangh Parivar, has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to withdraw the permission given in "undue haste" to cultivate GM Mustard crop, insisting tha ...

Despite economic boom, India's job growth has shrunk

Admin June 07, 2020

Raising questions over the government's slogan of inclusive growth, an official report has said the rate at which new jobs were added to India's labour force had declined between 1993 and 2005 ...

Time to Consign GM Crops to Wastebasket

Admin June 07, 2020

The Centre has done well to clarify that a final decision on allowing field trials of genetically modified crops will be taken only after a due consultative process. Fears about an imminent approval h ...

धन संग्रह अपील

Admin June 07, 2020

A/c Name: Swadeshi Jagaran Foundation A/c No: 602510110012706 IFSC Code: BKID0006025  BANK OF INDIA  Branch: Malai Mandir, New Delhi ...

Rojgar Guarantee Programme is not sustainable

Admin June 07, 2020

Dr Bharat Jhunjhunwala The success of the Congress in the recent elections is attributable in part, at least, to the Rojgar Guarantee Program-NREGA. Poor people have certainly got relief by getting ...

Demand carbon tax at Copenhagen

Admin June 07, 2020

Dr Bharat Jhunjhunwala Leaders of the world including Man Mohan Singh, Wen Jiabao and Barak Obama will assemble in Copenhagen later this week to try to work out an agreement on controlling carbon e ...

Has Indian economy decoupled?

Admin June 07, 2020

Decline of America and rise of India Dr Bharat Jhunjhunwala The Indian stock markets had crashed in 2008 along with deepening of recession in the United States. This seems to indicate that fate ...

Copenhagen accord an attempt to jettison the Kyoto Protocol and Bali Action Plan

Admin June 07, 2020

Copenhagen accord an attempt to jettison the Kyoto Protocol and Bali Action Plan Insisting that the Copenhagen accord was reached to the satisfaction of all concerned, government today told the Raj ...

Make way for automatic compulsory licence: SJM

Admin June 07, 2020

Swadeshi Jagran Manch welcomes central government’s decision, not to relax provisions relating to the issue of compulsory licensing and section 3 (d) of Patent Act relating to not granting re-pa ...

Commercial Production of GM Mustard

Admin February 03, 2016

To Sh. Prakash Javdekar Minister of Environment & Forest Govt. of India, New Delhi Subject: Commercial Production of GM Mustard Respected Javdekar ji. You are well aware of the co ...

Good Black Money, Bad Black Money

Admin June 07, 2020

Black money is unquestionably harmful for the economy. It is used more for luxury and conspicuous consumption. It is sent away to foreign banks. Tax is not paid by businesses on these activities. T ...

Approval of field trials of GM food crops - A betrayal of people's trust

Admin June 07, 2020

Swadeshi Jagran Manch has received the news reports of approval of field trials of GM food crops by Genetically Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC), under the Union Ministry of Environment & For ...

Minister assures SJM that decision on GM Crops is being put on hold

Admin June 07, 2020

Representatives of Swadeshi Jagran Manch and Bhartiya Kissan Sangh met Minister of Environment & Forests today, 29 July 2014, on the issue of field trials of GM Crops. Minister was apprised about ...

Put on hold the decision to ease FDI norms, demands SJM

Admin June 07, 2020

Swadeshi Jagran Manch expresses its deep anguish over the central government's decision to ease FDI norms in almost all major sectors of the economy, including defence, plantation, broadcasting, s ...

Withdraw hasty and illegal clearance to GM Field trials

Admin June 07, 2020

Swadeshi Jagaran Manch strongly condemns the hasty illegal and anti-people decision to allow field trials of more than 200 transgenic varieties of various crops including rice, wheat and maize; disreg ...

Pre-Budget Discussion

Admin June 07, 2020

When Finance Minister (FM) of the last government presented his interim budget 2014-15, he himself had conceded that economy was not keeping good health. We find that in the last nearly three years, e ...

Protect National Interests in Bali, WTO Conference

Admin June 07, 2020

From the experience in the last 18 years after the constitution of WTO, it is clear that it is a disastrous system for the world at large. Problems of the people of both developing & developed cou ...

Stop Anti-National Move to Increase Dominance of Foreigners in Defence & Telecom

Admin June 07, 2020

Swadeshi Jagaran Manch strongly condemns government’s move to increase the FDI limit in the telecom sector to 100 percent, as this move will not only kill domestic telecom sector, but even expos ...