NTPC amongst top  India’s Great Place to Work for in the Country

NTPC amongst top India’s Great Place to Work for in the Country

🕔19:09, 29.Jun 2018

NTPC, India’s largest power generating company, has been ranked 25th in India’s Great Place to Work for 2018. NTPC is the only PSU among top 25 and has made a quantum leap from 38th position last year. NTPC has also

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PNB on recovery path: Strengthens internal systems and launches new initiatives to bounce back

PNB on recovery path: Strengthens internal systems and launches new initiatives to bounce back

🕔19:05, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi: Punjab National Bank (PNB), India’s largest nationalized bank, continues to surge ahead on its recovery path and strengthen its internal systems and processes. Under ‘Mission Parivartan’, a future-facing initiative to push the bank forward on its transformation journey,

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Sushil Modi rules out bringing petrol, diesel under GST

Sushil Modi rules out bringing petrol, diesel under GST

🕔19:00, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29  GST Council Member and Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi on Friday outright ruled out bringing petroleum products under the ambit of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in near future, citing loss of revenue both to

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Turn human resources among young into human capital, urges Naidu

Turn human resources among young into human capital, urges Naidu

🕔14:48, 29.Jun 2018

Kolkata, June 29  Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called for turning the “potential asset” of the country’s vast young population into an “actual asset”, otherwise it would be a “missed opportunity”. He made the remarks while addressing a gathering

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Swiss Bank deposits info will be available as of 2018: Goyal

Swiss Bank deposits info will be available as of 2018: Goyal

🕔14:42, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29  Data of money deposited by Indians in Swiss banks will be available to the government under an agreement signed with Switzerland for automatic exchange of information, Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal said on Friday. The agreement

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Modi visits Vajpayee at AIIMS

Modi visits Vajpayee at AIIMS

🕔14:38, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to enquire about his health. Vajpayee, 93, was admitted to AIIMS on June 11

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World Bank predicts 4.3% growth for Sri Lanka’s economy

World Bank predicts 4.3% growth for Sri Lanka’s economy

🕔14:21, 29.Jun 2018

Colombo, June 29  Sri Lanka’s economy is expected to grow 4.3 per cent in the medium term, but it will only be possible if the government remains committed to its reform agenda, the World Bank said in a report released

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ICICI Bank names Girish Chandra Chaturvedi as non-executive Chairman

ICICI Bank names Girish Chandra Chaturvedi as non-executive Chairman

🕔13:05, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29  The Board of Directors of ICICI Bank has approved the appointment of Girish Chandra Chaturvedi as non-executive part-time Chairman effective from July 1, 2018 subejct to regulatory approvals, in the vacancy caused by cessation of term

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More AIIMS announced in 4 years than in past 70 years: Modi

More AIIMS announced in 4 years than in past 70 years: Modi

🕔13:03, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday claimed his government has proposed and approved more numbers of All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the past four years than there had been in the last 70

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PFC SANCTIONS RS.10,218 CR. TO RRVUNL

PFC SANCTIONS RS.10,218 CR. TO RRVUNL

🕔11:01, 29.Jun 2018

Power Finance Corporation Ltd. (PFC) has extended additional financial assistance to Rajasthan RajyaVidyutUtpadan Nigam Ltd.(RRVUNL) to support their efforts to comply with the new emission norms of MoE&F. This financial assistance totaling to Rs.2626 crore is mainly for installation of

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Seychelles Pres Visit: ABATING ASSUMPTION!…

Seychelles Pres Visit: ABATING ASSUMPTION!…

🕔10:19, 29.Jun 2018

Seychelles Pres Visit ABATING ASSUMPTION! By Dr D.K.Giri (Prof, International Politics, JMI)  The six-day visit of Seychelles President Danny Antoine Rollen Faure put speculation to rest on Assumption Island, to be jointly built with India. This was perhaps the most

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China expected to become largest 5G market by 2025: Report

China expected to become largest 5G market by 2025: Report

🕔10:17, 29.Jun 2018

Shanghai, June 29 China is expected to become the world’s largest 5G market by 2025, accounting for 430 million 5G connections, or one-third of the global total, according to a report released on Friday According to the joint report by

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Russian military to reach modernization goal by 2021: Putin

Russian military to reach modernization goal by 2021: Putin

🕔10:15, 29.Jun 2018

Moscow, June 29  Modern weapons in the Russian Armed Forces will reach planned figure of 70 per cent by 2021 and some of them will surpass their foreign equivalents by decades, President Vladimir Putin has said. The amount of modern

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5 killed in US newsroom shooting, suspect detained

5 killed in US newsroom shooting, suspect detained

🕔10:14, 29.Jun 2018

Washington, June 29  Five people were killed and two others injured when a man armed with a shotgun and smoke grenades stormed into the newsroom of a community newspaper chain in the US state of Maryland, prompting law enforcement agencies

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NATO chief welcomes Trump, Putin meeting

NATO chief welcomes Trump, Putin meeting

🕔10:12, 29.Jun 2018

Brussels, June 29  NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday said that he welcomed the US and Russia leaders’ meeting next month when he arrived to attend the EU summit in Brussels. Stoltenberg said, “I welcome the upcoming meeting between

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UAE proposes to set up consulate in Hyderabad

UAE proposes to set up consulate in Hyderabad

🕔10:09, 29.Jun 2018

Hyderabad, June 29  The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Thursday proposed to set up a consulate in Hyderabad. This was conveyed by UAE Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan to Telangana Chief Minister

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Singapore good gateway for Indian business to Asean: Minister

Singapore good gateway for Indian business to Asean: Minister

🕔10:05, 29.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 29  Singapore is a “good gateway” for Indian companies to do business with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), Singaporean Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said on Thursday. Addressing an event here organised by the Confederation

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India’s biotech queen Kiran Mazumdar elected to MIT board

India’s biotech queen Kiran Mazumdar elected to MIT board

🕔10:02, 29.Jun 2018

Bengaluru, June 28  India’s biotech queen Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw got elected as a full-term member of the MIT Corporation, the Board of Trustees of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), her company Biocon announced on Thursday. “Shaw is among the eight

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After touching all-time low, rupee ends at 68.79 per dollar

After touching all-time low, rupee ends at 68.79 per dollar

🕔10:00, 29.Jun 2018

Mumbai, June 29  The Indian rupee ended at 68.79 per dollar on Thursday, after reaching an all time low earlier in the day. It ended 18 paise weaker than the previous close of 68.61 per dollar, data from the website of

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Putin, Trump to meet in Helsinki on July 16: Kremlin

Putin, Trump to meet in Helsinki on July 16: Kremlin

🕔20:55, 28.Jun 2018

Moscow, June 28 Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Donald Trump will hold a summit in Finland’s capital Helsinki on July 16, the Kremlin said on Thursday. The two leaders are expected to discuss Russia-US relations as well as

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