Army releases new surgical strike video ahead of attack anniversary

Army releases new surgical strike video ahead of attack anniversary

🕔06:30, 28.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 28  Two days ahead of the second anniversary of the cross-LoC “surgical strikes” carried out on the militant launch pads, the Indian Army on Thursday released another video of the 2016 military operation, showing it destroying three

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NTPC’s conference on “Power Plant Flexibility: Paving way for Green Grid

NTPC’s conference on “Power Plant Flexibility: Paving way for Green Grid

🕔05:17, 28.Sep 2018

“We are in times of change and growth, with the growth of economy and increase in per capita income, the power demand is also increasing at over 6% and will grow multi-folds in coming times. It is therefore, imperative that

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NHPC hosts 42nd  Annual General Meeting

NHPC hosts 42nd Annual General Meeting

🕔05:14, 28.Sep 2018

NHPC Limited, hosted its 42nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Faridabad on 27th September 2018. Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC addressed the shareholders at the AGM whereinmembers of NHPC Board including Independent Directors and other senior officers from NHPC were also present. While

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POWERGRID declares total dividend of ₹2746.58 Crore

POWERGRID declares total dividend of ₹2746.58 Crore

🕔20:10, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, 27th September, 2018 : Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (POWERGRID), the Navratna PSU, has declared final dividend of ₹1464.84 Crore in addition to ₹1281.74 Crore ofinterim dividend for the Financial Year 2017-18i.e. aggregating to ₹2746.58 Crore. A cheque

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SC rejects plea for Constitution Bench on Ayodhya dispute

SC rejects plea for Constitution Bench on Ayodhya dispute

🕔16:08, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 27  The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a plea for referring the Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute to a larger Constitutional Bench and decided that a newly set up three-judge bench will hear the case from October 29. “No

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Women can’t be treated as chattel: SC strikes down adultery law

Women can’t be treated as chattel: SC strikes down adultery law

🕔16:07, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 27 In another landmark judgement, the Supreme Court on Thursday decriminalised adultery after striking down a British era law, Section 497 of the Indian Penal Code, terming it as unconstitutional, archaic and manifestly arbitrary, with one judge saying

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India reiterates commitment to Palestinian cause

India reiterates commitment to Palestinian cause

🕔16:05, 27.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 27  Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has reiterated India’s support to the Palestinian cause while asserting New Delhi’s backing for a two-state solution to the conflict in West Asia. Speaking at a meeting of the Ministerial

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Global IoT cellular connections to hit 5-bn mark by 2025: Report

Global IoT cellular connections to hit 5-bn mark by 2025: Report

🕔16:02, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 27  Global Internet of Things (IoT) cellular connections will cross five billion mark by 2025 and China will continue to lead by contributing almost two-thirds of such connections, a new report said on Friday. According to the

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Maldives’ President-elect invites Modi to attend oath-taking

Maldives’ President-elect invites Modi to attend oath-taking

🕔15:49, 27.Sep 2018

Male, Sep 27  The Maldives’ President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend his oath-taking ceremony in November. Solih’s spokesperson Mariya Ahmed Didi said on Wednesday that Modi was invited to the ceremony during a

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Nifty Report – Updated for 26th

Nifty Report – Updated for 26th

🕔15:34, 27.Sep 2018

Nifty is in a downtrend for the last 3 weeks since 28th Aug’18. It reacted lower from its high of 11760, which suggested strong resistance exactly at upper end of the White Channel. Down 7.6% from the top, it has

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GAIL included in the Global Sustainability Index “FTSE4GOOD Emerging Index”

GAIL included in the Global Sustainability Index “FTSE4GOOD Emerging Index”

🕔15:29, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, September 27, 2018: GAIL (India) Limited, the country’s premier Natural Gas company, has been selected for the second year in a row as an index constituent of the prestigious FTSE4Good Emerging Index. GAIL’s selection in the FTSE4Good reflects

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Two encounters reported in J&K

Two encounters reported in J&K

🕔13:45, 27.Sep 2018

Srinagar, Sep 27  Security forces were engaged in two encounters with militants on Thursday in Badgam and Anantnag districts of Jammu and Kashmir. In the gun battle in Anantnag, one LeT commander and a soldier were killed, while the encounter

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NASA charts roadmap for human missions to Moon, Mars

NASA charts roadmap for human missions to Moon, Mars

🕔13:44, 27.Sep 2018

Washington, Sep 27  Revealing its human explorations plans, NASA has told the US Congress that the agency is currently focusing on developing technologies and systems that enable a series of human and robotic lunar missions that are extensible to Mars.

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RBI to ease SLR norms from October to induce liquidity

RBI to ease SLR norms from October to induce liquidity

🕔13:42, 27.Sep 2018

Mumbai, Sep 27  The Reserve Bank of India will ease the Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR) norms from October to induce liquidity into the financial system, amid concerns of a credit crunch. SLR is a reserve requirement that commercial banks must

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Essar Power commissions 337-km Mahan-Sipat transmission line

Essar Power commissions 337-km Mahan-Sipat transmission line

🕔13:41, 27.Sep 2018

Mumbai, Sep 27  The Ruia brothers-led Essar Power said it has commissioned the 337-km long Mahan-Sipat transmission line, allowing the company to add capacity to the national electricity grid. In a statement here, Essar Power said the Mahan-Sipat line is

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Google celebrates 20 years, walks down memory lane

Google celebrates 20 years, walks down memory lane

🕔13:36, 27.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 27  Google on Thursday turned 20 and celebrated it with a nostalgic video feature of interesting searches through the years — from holidays, events, achievements and people to the best dance moves, food to eat, planets and

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India ready to take lead on climate action: Sushma Swaraj

India ready to take lead on climate action: Sushma Swaraj

🕔13:35, 27.Sep 2018

United Nations, Sep 27  India has declared that as a firm believer in multi-lateralism, it was ready to take the lead on climate action. “The world needs a roadmap for finance and technology to achieve the goals set out in

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Coal India to earn additional Rs 107 cr annually

Coal India to earn additional Rs 107 cr annually

🕔10:07, 27.Sep 2018

Kolkata, Sep 27  Coal India on Wednesday said it would earn additional revenue of about Rs 107 crore annually as its board approved “add on” over notified price of coal of North Eastern Coalfields from Thursday onwards. “The board of directors

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India and Morocco signed MoU to enhance cooperation in MSME Sector

India and Morocco signed MoU to enhance cooperation in MSME Sector

🕔21:41, 26.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 26 India and Morocco signed an MoU for deepening cooperation between MSME sectors of the two countries in Rabat, Morocco yesterday.  The MoU was signed by CMD, National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC), Ravindra Nath and Director General,

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Shripad Naik lays Foundation Stone of Phase II of All India Institute of Ayurveda at Delhi

Shripad Naik lays Foundation Stone of Phase II of All India Institute of Ayurveda at Delhi

🕔21:34, 26.Sep 2018

Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Naik has laid the foundation stone of second phase of All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) here today.  Addressing the gathering Shri Naik said that the institute will help in imparting skills to Ayurvedic

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