India, Japan commit to further concretise cooperation in Indo-Pacific

India, Japan commit to further concretise cooperation in Indo-Pacific

🕔22:49, 29.Oct 2018

Tokyo, Oct 29 (IANS) In what could be seen as remarks hinting at China, India and Japan on Monday called for a “free and open” Indo-Pacific and agreed to hold a 2+2 dialogue of foreign and defence ministers of the two

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Metro Pink Line : Karkardooma station to be 2nd highest from ground level

Metro Pink Line : Karkardooma station to be 2nd highest from ground level

🕔22:46, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Just two days away from inauguration, the new Pink Line section’s Karkardooma station, at a height of 21 metres above the ground, will be the second highest Metro station on the entire network. The Dhaula Kuan

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India, Russia, Iran to meet on North-South Corridor on Nov 23

India, Russia, Iran to meet on North-South Corridor on Nov 23

🕔22:45, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) India, Russia and Iran will hold a trilateral meeting on the International North South Transport Corridor (INSTC) on November 23 to make the 7,200-km-long ship, road, and rail route operational soon, an official statement said on

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LIC Housing Finance Q2 standalone net profit up 12%

LIC Housing Finance Q2 standalone net profit up 12%

🕔22:43, 29.Oct 2018

Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) LIC Housing Finance on Monday reported an increase of 12 per cent in its standalone net profit for the quarter ended September 30, 2018. The company said, in a BSE filing that the net profit for the

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United Airlines introduces B777-300ER on Mumbai-New York/Newark route

United Airlines introduces B777-300ER on Mumbai-New York/Newark route

🕔22:42, 29.Oct 2018

Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) United Airlines on Monday said it has introduced Boeing 777-300ER (extended range) aircraft on its Mumbai-New York/Newark route. The aircraft replaces a Boeing 777-200ER on the once-a-day service, the airline said in a statement. The Boeing 777-300ER

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SBI, Hitachi Payments form JV for digital payment platform

SBI, Hitachi Payments form JV for digital payment platform

🕔22:37, 29.Oct 2018

Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) The State Bank of India (SBI) and Hitachi Payment Services (Hitachi Payments) on Monday entered into a joint venture (JV) to start a digital payment platform in India. The SBI would have a majority stake in the

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IPO plans on schedule : Airtel Africa

IPO plans on schedule : Airtel Africa

🕔22:36, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Telecom major Bharti Airtel’s subsidiary Airtel Africa on Monday said its preparations for an Initial Public Offering (IPO) are on track and there is no change in the planned schedule. The statement comes after recent media

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Xiaomi most preferred brand in Rs 10,000-Rs 15,000 segment in India: Survey

Xiaomi most preferred brand in Rs 10,000-Rs 15,000 segment in India: Survey

🕔22:36, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) One in three Indian users are planning to purchase their next mobile phone in the Rs 10,000-Rs 15,000 price range, a new survey said on Monday, adding that Xiaomi is the most preferred brand for consumers’

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Rupee fall puts Rs 28,000 crore solar projects at risk : Crisil

Rupee fall puts Rs 28,000 crore solar projects at risk : Crisil

🕔22:34, 29.Oct 2018

Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) Nearly half the solar power capacities under implementation worth Rs 28,000 crore face viability risk with the rupee’s steady fall which has made imported solar modules costlier and hiked the cost of setting up solar plants, said

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India’s first engine-less train unveiled

India’s first engine-less train unveiled

🕔22:34, 29.Oct 2018

Chennai, Oct 29 (IANS) The Rs 100-crore indigenously developed high-tech, energy-efficient, self-propelled or engineless train was flagged off by Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani here on Monday. Soon after Lohani waved the green flag, the white-coloured train with a dash of

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Facebook launches Digital Literacy Library in 6 Indian languages

Facebook launches Digital Literacy Library in 6 Indian languages

🕔22:31, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) In a bid to train 3 lakh Indians in digital safety, Facebook on Monday announced the launch of the Digital Literacy Library — a collection of lessons in Bengali, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam. The

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India, Japan to start 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

India, Japan to start 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

🕔22:27, 29.Oct 2018

Tokyo, Oct 29 (IANS) India and Japan will start a 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue involving their respective foreign and defence ministers to work for peace and stability in the world, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday. “Without the cooperation between

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Vijaya Bank Q2 net profits falls 25% on year

Vijaya Bank Q2 net profits falls 25% on year

🕔22:25, 29.Oct 2018

Bengaluru, Oct 29 (IANS) State-run Vijaya Bank on Monday reported a net prrofit of Rs 140 crore in the quarter ended September, about 25 per cent lower on year. Sequentially, the net profit fell 2.8 per cent. In an exchange filing,

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India, Qatar establish joint commission

India, Qatar establish joint commission

🕔22:24, 29.Oct 2018

Doha, Oct 29 (IANS) India and Qatar on Monday established a joint commission to review all bilateral matters, as well as regional and global issues of mutual interest. A joint declaration to this effect was issued following a meeting between Indian

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Tech Mahindra, Rakuten to set up 5G labs in Tokyo, Bengaluru

Tech Mahindra, Rakuten to set up 5G labs in Tokyo, Bengaluru

🕔22:17, 29.Oct 2018

Bengaluru, Oct 29 (IANS) Software major Tech Mahindra on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Japanese electronic company Rakuten for building next-generation (4G and 5G) software-defined network laboratories in Bengaluru and Tokyo. “Our collaboration with Rakuten will help us

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Vigilance Awareness Week observed in BHEL

Vigilance Awareness Week observed in BHEL

🕔22:04, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, October 29 Mr. Atul Sobti, Chairman & Managing Director, BHEL, administered the Integrity Pledge to employees on the inaugural day of the Vigilance Awareness Week, in the presence of Mr. Alok Ranjan, IPS, Chief Vigilance Officer, BHEL, at the

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PSUs should be a Role Model – CVC

PSUs should be a Role Model – CVC

🕔21:59, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) are primarily commercial organizations competing with non-government organizations, nevertheless PSUs are expected to work as a model organization, said Shri K.V. Chowdary, Chief Vigilance Commissioner while addressing NTPC employees today at the

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Vigilance Commissioner flags off Vigilance Walk at IndianOil

Vigilance Commissioner flags off Vigilance Walk at IndianOil

🕔21:54, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, 29th October Sharad Kumar, Vigilance Commissioner, Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), flagged off a walkathon at IndianOil’s Corporate Office in New Delhi today, as part of the Vigilance Awareness Week, to create awareness on the menace of corruption and

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HPCL observes Vigilance Awareness Week

HPCL observes Vigilance Awareness Week

🕔21:50, 29.Oct 2018

Mumbai Oct 29 HPCL is observing Vigilance Awareness Week from 29th October to 3rd November, 2018. This year’s theme is ‘Eradicate Corruption – Build a New India’.  It is commenced by administration of pledge by C&MD and Dir-HR at HPCL Headquarters,

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Navin Chandra Pandey takes charge as Director (T&FS), ONGC

Navin Chandra Pandey takes charge as Director (T&FS), ONGC

🕔21:45, 29.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 29 Navin Chandra Pandey has assumed the charge of Director – Technical and Field Services (T&FS) of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC) today. Shri Pandey is a Mechanical Engineering graduate from Motilal Nehru Regional Engineering

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