The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

🕔14:53, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2  The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2018 that amends the Aadhaar Act 2016 was introduced in the Lok Sabha amid opposition by the Congress and the Trinamool Congress (TMC). Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad,

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NBCC bags the prestigious ‘North India Best Employer Brand’ Award 2018

NBCC bags the prestigious ‘North India Best Employer Brand’ Award 2018

🕔13:38, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, 2nd January, 2019: NBCC (India) Ltd, the Navratna CPSE under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), has been conferred with the esteemed ‘North India Best Employer Brand’ Award 2018 adding yet another feather to its cap.

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PM to launch election campaign for 2019 LS polls from Agra

PM to launch election campaign for 2019 LS polls from Agra

🕔12:24, 2.Jan 2019

Agra, Jan 2 Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch NDA’s election campaign for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Uttar Pradesh’s Agra on January 9, according to party sources and MP Ram Shankar Katheria. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will visit

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Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana achieves 6 crore mark

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana achieves 6 crore mark

🕔12:15, 2.Jan 2019

Vice President Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu here todayhanded over 6 croreth LPG connection under Pradhan MantriUjjwalaYojana (PMUY) to Smt Jasmina Khatoon from Shivpark, Khanpur, Delhi. Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri Dharmendra Pradhan was present

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Fresh snowfall breaks cold wave cycle in Kashmir

Fresh snowfall breaks cold wave cycle in Kashmir

🕔10:43, 2.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 2  Fresh snowfall lashed most parts of the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday as the minimum temperatures rose above the freezing point after nearly a month, weather officials said. Severe cold wave sweeping the Valley was broken as the

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Jair Bolsonaro sworn in as Brazil’s new President

Jair Bolsonaro sworn in as Brazil’s new President

🕔09:32, 2.Jan 2019

Rio de Janeiro, Jan 2  Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro has been sworn in as Brazil’s new President and he promised to build a “society without discrimination or division”. The 63-year-old former army captain in his inaugural speech on Tuesday talked

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‘Historic number’ of Central government officials promoted: Minister

‘Historic number’ of Central government officials promoted: Minister

🕔06:56, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2  Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday lauded the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) for expediting promotion to about 4,000 officials at various levels, saying it has resulted in happiness among a large section of Central

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Trapped Meghalaya miners untraced even as Odisha firefighters pump out water

Trapped Meghalaya miners untraced even as Odisha firefighters pump out water

🕔06:55, 2.Jan 2019

Shillong, Jan 2 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) rescuers and Odisha firefighters on Tuesday began dewatering the coal mine in their bid to rescue 15 coal miners trapped in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills district, an official said. The fate of

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GST collections slip to Rs 94,726 crore in December

GST collections slip to Rs 94,726 crore in December

🕔06:52, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2  Revenue collection under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) fell for the second straight month to Rs 94,726 crore in December from Rs 97,637 crore collected in November despite a rise in the number of tax

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RBI allows restructure of defaulting MSME loans up to Rs 25 cr

RBI allows restructure of defaulting MSME loans up to Rs 25 cr

🕔06:51, 2.Jan 2019

Mumbai, Jan 2  In a measure of relief for the troubled micro and small industries segment, the RBI on Tuesday permitted a one-time restructuring of existing loans that are in default but “standard” as on January 1, 2019, without an asset

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Mass consumption items cheaper from the New Year with GST cut

Mass consumption items cheaper from the New Year with GST cut

🕔06:46, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2  Items of mass consumption items got cheaper from the New Year on Tuesday after the government notified the reducted GST rates decided by the GST Council at its meeting here late last month. At its 31st

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Coal India production up 7.4%, off-take up 5.5% in 9 months

Coal India production up 7.4%, off-take up 5.5% in 9 months

🕔06:45, 2.Jan 2019

Kolkata, Jan 2  Coal India Ltd on Tuesday said its production grew by 7.4 per cent to 412.45 million tonnes (mt) during the first nine months of the current financial year, while its off-take grew by 5.5 per cent to

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Energy Efficiency Services inks first long-term rupee loan of Rs 500 cr

Energy Efficiency Services inks first long-term rupee loan of Rs 500 cr

🕔06:44, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2  State-run Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has raised its first long-term rupee loan of Rs 500 crore, the undertaking announced on Tuesday. The government owned Punjab National Bank (PNB)-issued loan will be utilised to fund EESL’s

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V.K. Yadav takes over as Chairman Railway Board

V.K. Yadav takes over as Chairman Railway Board

🕔06:42, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2 Vinod K. Yadav, General Manager of South Central Railway (SCR), on Tuesday took charge of his new responsibility as Chairman, Railway Board. He was appointed the Chairman on Monday. After assuming charge, Yadav told reporters: “Indian Railways

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Maruti Suzuki sales down 1.3% as exports plunge

Maruti Suzuki sales down 1.3% as exports plunge

🕔06:40, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2  Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday reported a decline of 1.3 per cent in its total sales including exports for December 2018. According to the company, a total of 128,338 units were sold last month,

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Jet fuel prices slashed nearly 15%; airline stocks rise

Jet fuel prices slashed nearly 15%; airline stocks rise

🕔20:48, 1.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 1  In a relief to India’s aviation industry, state-run oil marketing companies on Tuesday slashed jet fuel prices by around 15 per cent. This is the second consecutive reduction in the prices of aviation turbine fuel (ATF)

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Petrol prices dip below 2018 levels

Petrol prices dip below 2018 levels

🕔20:46, 1.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 1  Petrol prices fell nearly 20 paise to Rs 68.65 a litre in Delhi on Tuesday to touch the lowest levels in over a year across the four metros. Petrol price in the national capital was Rs 68.84

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CMD, NHPC delivers ‘61st Sir Visveshvaraya Memorial lecture’ during “33rd Indian Engineering Congress”

CMD, NHPC delivers ‘61st Sir Visveshvaraya Memorial lecture’ during “33rd Indian Engineering Congress”

🕔20:31, 1.Jan 2019

Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC Limited India’s premier hydropower company delivered the 61st Sir Visveshvaraya Memorial lecture at the “33rdIndian Engineering Congress” held from 21st to 23rd December 2018 at Udaipur. Shri Joshi gave a presentation on GLOF (Glacial Lake Outburst Flood) related

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NHPC organizes grand cultural progamme on New Year 2019

NHPC organizes grand cultural progamme on New Year 2019

🕔19:28, 1.Jan 2019

NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company organised a grand cultural programme on the occasion of New Year 2019 on 01.01.2019 at NHPC Office Complex, Faridabad. Speaking on the occasion Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC extended his warm wishes for New

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Chairman SAIL emphasizes Safety and Volume as the priorities for the New Year

Chairman SAIL emphasizes Safety and Volume as the priorities for the New Year

🕔19:24, 1.Jan 2019

New Delhi, 1st January, 2019: Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), the largest Public Sector Steel Company, celebrated the New Year at a function held at its Corporate Office, New Delhi today. Speaking on the occasion, Chairman, SAIL, Shri Anil

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