India jumps 23 ranks in WB’s ease of doing business, now at 77

India jumps 23 ranks in WB’s ease of doing business, now at 77

🕔19:24, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) India has climbed 23 places in the World Bank’s (WB) latest ease of doing business rankings in a near repeat of its performance last year and now stands at 77 among 190 countries assessed by the

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PM Modi to announce more sops for MSME sector

PM Modi to announce more sops for MSME sector

🕔19:22, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Friday launch a 100-day programme to promote micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) through several measures including easy access to credit in 100 “aspirational” districts of the country. “The programme

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Railways take on airlines by offering discounted fares

Railways take on airlines by offering discounted fares

🕔19:20, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) In a bid to take on airlines, the Indian Railways plan to lure more passengers by revoking the flexi-fare scheme in some trains and offering discounts in others. The move comes just at the start of

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NHPC organizes ‘Run for Unity’ on occasion of ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas’

NHPC organizes ‘Run for Unity’ on occasion of ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas’

🕔19:16, 31.Oct 2018

Faridabad, Oct 31 NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company organized ‘Run for Unity’ event at its Corporate Office Complex at Faridabad on 31st October 2018. The ‘Run for Unity’ event was organized as part of ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas’ which was observed

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NHPC awarded as Winner under category ‘Power Generation – Renewable Energy’ at Dun & Bradstreet Infra Awards 2018

NHPC awarded as Winner under category ‘Power Generation – Renewable Energy’ at Dun & Bradstreet Infra Awards 2018

🕔19:13, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company and a ‘Miniratna’ Category-I Enterprise of the Government of India emerged as Winner under category ‘Power Generation – Renewable Energy’ at Dun & Bradstreet Infra Awards 2018. Ratish Kumar, Director

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MRPL celebrates Rashtriya Ekta Divas

MRPL celebrates Rashtriya Ekta Divas

🕔19:09, 31.Oct 2018

Mangaluru. October 31  Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL) celebrated 143rd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabh bhai Patel as Rashtriya Ekta Divas on 31st October 2018.  The theme for the Ekta Divas is to promote unity, integrity and security of

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Why Northeast matters for India-Japan collaboration in Indo-Pacific

Why Northeast matters for India-Japan collaboration in Indo-Pacific

🕔19:06, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) With India’s northeastern region being a pivot area of New Delhi’s Act East Policy, its importance again came into focus during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s annual bilateral summit with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Tokyo

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Coal India urges foreign collaboration in technology

Coal India urges foreign collaboration in technology

🕔19:04, 31.Oct 2018

Kolkata, Oct 31 (IANS) Amid three per cent stake sale by the Centre in Coal India through an offer for sale (OFS), the miner’s Chairman Anil Kumar Jha on Wednesday said it is aiming to produce 652 million tonnes of coal

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Autonomy for RBI vital, public interest paramount : Government

Autonomy for RBI vital, public interest paramount : Government

🕔19:04, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Facing criticism for invoking a hitherto unused section to issue instructions to the RBI, the government on Wednesday said that it respected the autonomy of the central bank but within the framework of the RBI Act.

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Samsung’s next flagship smartphone to have industry-leading display technology

Samsung’s next flagship smartphone to have industry-leading display technology

🕔19:01, 31.Oct 2018

Seoul, Oct 31 (IANS) Samsung, a global leader in display technology, is confident of coming up with an industry-leading display technology in its next flagship smartphone, a top executive said here on Wednesday. According to Harksang Kim, Senior Vice President and

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Checking corruption vital to creating new India : President

Checking corruption vital to creating new India : President

🕔18:59, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday said that eradicating corruption was the foremost condition for creating a new India. The President was addressing the Vigilance Awareness Week 2018 function organised by the Central Vigilance Commission here.

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WhatsApp to organise start-up challenge in India

WhatsApp to organise start-up challenge in India

🕔18:57, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) WhatsApp on Wednesday announced a tie-up with Invest India to promote Indian start-ups and said it would organise a start-up challenge in the country with the aim to invest in the top five participants of the

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SSB chief Deswal named ITBP DG, to continue in previous charge 

SSB chief Deswal named ITBP DG, to continue in previous charge 

🕔18:55, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) chief S.S. Deswal was on Wednesday appointed Director General of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), a para-military force mandated to guard the 3,488-km Sino-Indian border. He will also hold the additional charge

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India’s September core industrial output eases to 4.3%

India’s September core industrial output eases to 4.3%

🕔18:53, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The output of India’s eight major industries slowed in September to 4.3 per cent, official data showed on Wednesday. According to the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, the Index of Eight Core Industries (ECI) had risen

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3rd section of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line opens for public

3rd section of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line opens for public

🕔18:47, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Third section of the Delhi Metro’s Pink Line — connecting Trilokpuri to Shiv Vihar — was opened to public on Wednesday, bringing many hitherto unconnected east Delhi areas under the metro network. The section was formally

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President of India felicitates IndianOil for outstanding Vigilance Awareness initiatives

President of India felicitates IndianOil for outstanding Vigilance Awareness initiatives

🕔18:38, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, October 31 : IndianOil was conferred the prestigious ‘Vigilance Excellence Award’ by the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi today. The award was received by Sanjiv Singh, Chairman, IndianOil and Vinod Kumar, CVO, in recognition

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Punjab National Bank observes Rashtriya Ekta Diwas on October 31st,2018

Punjab National Bank observes Rashtriya Ekta Diwas on October 31st,2018

🕔13:48, 31.Oct 2018

Punjab National Bank observed Rashtriya Ekta Diwas on October 31st,2018 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel. A “Pledge” and “Run for Unity” was organized in spirit of the event at PNB headquarters in Dwarka and at

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India-Italy trade on upswing, crossed $10.5 bn last year

India-Italy trade on upswing, crossed $10.5 bn last year

🕔12:21, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) The growth in bilateral trade between India and Italy has picked up in recent years and increased by 10 per cent in 2017-18 over the previous fiscal, Italian Trade Agency Chief Executive Piergiorgio Borgorelli said on

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State Discoms and IPPs ink PSAs & PPAs for 1900 MW for 3 years under the Pilot Scheme of Ministry of Power

State Discoms and IPPs ink PSAs & PPAs for 1900 MW for 3 years under the Pilot Scheme of Ministry of Power

🕔11:40, 31.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 31 In a ceremony held in PFC, under the aegis of Ministry of Power,Four (04) State Discoms namely Bihar, West Bengal, Telangana and Tamil Nadu signed Power Purchase Agreements with PTC India Ltd.  Simultaneously, Power Supply Agreements Seven

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PM Modi unveils ‘Statue of Unity’

PM Modi unveils ‘Statue of Unity’

🕔11:31, 31.Oct 2018

Kevadia (Gujarat) Oct 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled the 182-metre high ‘Statue of Unity’ in honour of country’s first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, and dedicated it to the nation. Built on Sadhu Bet Island on Narmada

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