India thanks Cyprus for support to candidature in expanded UNSC

India thanks Cyprus for support to candidature in expanded UNSC

🕔20:51, 4.Sep 2018

Nicosia, Sep 4  India on Monday thanked Cyprus for extending support to New Delhi’s bid for permanent membership in a reformed UN Security Council and also for the Nuclear Suppliers’ Group. “The salience of national sovereignty and the essential need

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Anti-money laundering pact with Cyprus to boost investment cross-flows: Kovind

Anti-money laundering pact with Cyprus to boost investment cross-flows: Kovind

🕔20:46, 4.Sep 2018

Nicosia, Sep 4 An anti-money laundering memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between India and Cyprus will help boost investment cross-flows between the two countries, President Ram Nath Kovind said here on Monday. “We welcome the signing of the MoU between

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5.5-magnitude quake hits China’s Xinjiang

5.5-magnitude quake hits China’s Xinjiang

🕔10:51, 4.Sep 2018

Beijing, Sep 4  An earthquake measuring 5.5-magnitude on the Richter scale hit China’s Xinjiang on Tuesday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC). The quake struck at 5.52 a.m. at a depth of 8km, it said.

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India will soon be digital payment society: Finance Ministry

India will soon be digital payment society: Finance Ministry

🕔10:50, 4.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 4  With monthly transactions crossing 300 million mark through Unified Payments Interface (UPI), Finance Ministry officials on Monday said digital payment will soon be the norm in the country. “Digitalisation of payments in India is marching ahead

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RBI employees withdraw two-day strike

RBI employees withdraw two-day strike

🕔10:49, 4.Sep 2018

Mumbai, Sep 4  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) employee unions on Monday deferred their two-day mass casual leave planned for September 4-5 after the bank management sought “some time” to consider their demands. “As responsible and reasonable trade unions,

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Indigo starts Gorakhpur-New Delhi flight

Indigo starts Gorakhpur-New Delhi flight

🕔10:46, 4.Sep 2018

Lucknow, Sep 4  Private carrier Indigo Airlines on Monday started direct flights between Gorakhpur, the hub of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, and New Delhi. The flight was flagged off by the Chief Minister in the presence of Union Civil

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Petroleum Minister visits ONGC Ankleswar Asset; puts well to production

Petroleum Minister visits ONGC Ankleswar Asset; puts well to production

🕔10:03, 4.Sep 2018

Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship visited  the drilling installation and CPF Gandhar of Ankleshwar Asset in Gujarat. Mr. Pradhan was overjoyed to personally put the Well #DJDG on production as it spudded gas.

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Swachhata Pakhwada Observed by HUDCO

Swachhata Pakhwada Observed by HUDCO

🕔09:59, 4.Sep 2018

The Swachhata Pakhwada kick started on 16th August, 2018 by Dr. M Ravi Kanth, CMD, HUDCO by administering the swachhata pledge to all HUDCO employees.  HUDCO adopted a Government Primary School in Sarai Kale Khan, where CMD HUDCO planted a

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Petrol, diesel hit fresh high, rise for 9th straight day

Petrol, diesel hit fresh high, rise for 9th straight day

🕔20:46, 3.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 3  Prices of petrol and diesel, already at unprecedented levels in the country, rose for the ninth consecutive day on Monday. In the national capital, petrol was sold at Rs 79.15 per litre, up from Rs 78.84

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Bangladeshi Hindus celebrate colourful Janmashtami in Dhaka

Bangladeshi Hindus celebrate colourful Janmashtami in Dhaka

🕔09:01, 3.Sep 2018

Dhaka, Sep 3  Bangladeshi Hindus took to the streets of Dhaka on Sunday to celebrate Janmashtami, an annual festival that marks the birth of Krishna, revered as the eighth avatar of the ten incarnations of Vishnu. The religious celebration is

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NASA plans 45-day effort to get its Mars rover back

NASA plans 45-day effort to get its Mars rover back

🕔09:00, 3.Sep 2018

Washington, Sep 3  US space agency NASA is planning to start its effort to restore communication with the Mars rover Opportunity. In a recent statement, NASA said it would begin a 45-day campaign of active efforts to restore communications with

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Defence Minister visits forward areas in J&K

Defence Minister visits forward areas in J&K

🕔08:59, 3.Sep 2018

Srinagar, Sep 3  Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday visited forward posts in the frontier district of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir, and interacted with the troops deployed along the border. She was accompanied by the Army chief General Bipin

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India, Bangladesh to discuss cross-border crimes

India, Bangladesh to discuss cross-border crimes

🕔08:57, 3.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 3  Attacks on the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and cross-border crimes will be on the agenda of talks between Bangladeshi and Indian frontier forces when they meet for the 47th bi-annual conference between from Monday onwards.

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Wipro wins $1.5 bn multi-year deal from US firm

Wipro wins $1.5 bn multi-year deal from US firm

🕔08:45, 3.Sep 2018

Bengaluru, Sep 3  Global software major Wipro on Sunday said it had won a $1.5 billion (10,500 crore) 10-year deal from the US-based technology firm, Alight Solutions LLC. “We have won a 10-year engagement to provide a suite of solutions

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Digital technology empowering women in India: Ficci Ladies

Digital technology empowering women in India: Ficci Ladies

🕔08:44, 3.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 3  Digital technology and several government policies are playing a significant role in empowering women in India, the women’s wing of industry chamber Ficci said here on Sunday at a conclave of global Chief Information Officers on the

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1064 KW Solar Power Panels installed in Open Terraces of Office Buildings in Neyveli

1064 KW Solar Power Panels installed in Open Terraces of Office Buildings in Neyveli

🕔08:18, 3.Sep 2018

Shri Rakesh Kumar, CMD (Additional Charge), NLCIL commissioned the unit. NLC India Limited with the support of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), installed Solar Power Projects at the open terrace of the 7 Office buildings in Neyveli at

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ONGC receives prestigious FIPI Oil & Gas Awards 2017

ONGC receives prestigious FIPI Oil & Gas Awards 2017

🕔08:07, 3.Sep 2018

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), has been conferred with two awards under prestigious categories of ‘Exploration & Production – Company of the year’ and ‘Environmental Sustainability – Company of the year’ by Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry (FIPI) on

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CMD, NBCC CONFERRED ‘INDIA’S MOST TRUSTED CEO 2018’ AWARD

CMD, NBCC CONFERRED ‘INDIA’S MOST TRUSTED CEO 2018’ AWARD

🕔08:04, 3.Sep 2018

Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD, has been conferred with ‘India’s Most Trusted CEO 2018’ Award by WCRC LEADERS ASIA at their “Ideasfest-2018” event held on 27th August. The award was given away by Veteran filmmaker Shri. Subhash Ghai.  Shri Alok

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Calling for discipline not autocratic : PM Modi

Calling for discipline not autocratic : PM Modi

🕔19:38, 2.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched a veiled attack on the opposition for disrupting Parliament proceedings and dubbing presiding officers who tried to enforce discipline as “autocrats”. Modi praised Rajya Sabha Chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu

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Defence Minister visits forward areas in J&K

Defence Minister visits forward areas in J&K

🕔19:35, 2.Sep 2018

Srinagar, Sep 2 (IANS) Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday visited forward posts in the frontier district of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir, and interacted with the troops deployed along the border. She was accompanied by the Army chief General Bipin

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