Mukesh Ambani first Indian to join top 10 richest list: Hurun Research

Mukesh Ambani first Indian to join top 10 richest list: Hurun Research

🕔06:37, 27.Feb 2019

Mumbai, Feb 27  Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani has became the first Indian to enter the global top 10 richest billionaire list complied by Hurun Research. According to the Hurun Global Rich List 2019 released on Tuesday,

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GMR highest bidder for Bhoagapuram airport project

GMR highest bidder for Bhoagapuram airport project

🕔06:36, 27.Feb 2019

Amaravati, Feb 26 GMR Airports Limited (GAL) on Tuesday said it has emerged as the highest bidder for the development, operations and management of greenfield international airport on public-private partnership basis, at Bhogapuram in Andhra Pradesh. The project involves design, build,

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RBI removes Allahabad Bank, Corporation Bank, Dhanlaxmi Bank from PCA

RBI removes Allahabad Bank, Corporation Bank, Dhanlaxmi Bank from PCA

🕔06:31, 27.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 27  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has taken off Allahabad Bank, Corporation Bank and Dhanlaxmi Bank from the Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework allowing them to resume their normal lending activities. The Board for Financial Supervision

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Kerala hopes to increase tourists to state by 2020

Kerala hopes to increase tourists to state by 2020

🕔06:28, 27.Feb 2019

Chennai, Feb 27  The Kerala Tourism Department is hoping to increase arrival of both domestic and foreign tourists to the state by 2020 under its new policy, a senior official said on Tuesday. “As per our new tourism policy, we

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Country in safe hands, PM says after IAF hits JeM

Country in safe hands, PM says after IAF hits JeM

🕔18:50, 26.Feb 2019

Churu (Rajasthan), Feb 26  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told the nation that the country is in safe hands and he will never let the country down. Speaking publicly for the first time after the Indian Air Force (IAF)

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Microsoft to launch social entrepreneur accelerator programme in March

Microsoft to launch social entrepreneur accelerator programme in March

🕔15:49, 26.Feb 2019

Mumbai, Feb 26  Aiming to nurture and grow an ecosystem of tech-enabled start-ups focused on social and environmental issues, Microsoft on Tuesday announced the launch of a new social entrepreneur accelerator programme in India and France next month. The programme

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Delhi Budget: Sisodia presents Rs 60,000 cr budget for 2019-20

Delhi Budget: Sisodia presents Rs 60,000 cr budget for 2019-20

🕔15:48, 26.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 26  Delhi Finance Minister Manish Sisodia on Tuesday presented the fifth Budget of the Aam Aadmi Party in the Assembly proposing a total expenditure of Rs 60,000 crore by the Delhi Government in 2019-2020. Sisodia, in his

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High alert sounded along Gujarat borders with Pakistan

High alert sounded along Gujarat borders with Pakistan

🕔15:47, 26.Feb 2019

Ahmedabad, Feb 26  Gujarat was put on high alert on Tuesday after India successfully carried out a ‘non military pre-emptive’ strike targeting training camps of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) in Balakot area in Pakistan. Director General of Police Shivanand Jha issued the

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Viral hepatitis B is responsible for about 80% of liver cancer cases

Viral hepatitis B is responsible for about 80% of liver cancer cases

🕔15:29, 26.Feb 2019

New Delhi, 26th February 2019: India rolled out the National Viral Hepatitis Control Program (NVHCP) last week with the aim of eliminating viral hepatitis. The disease infects and kills more than HIV, malaria and tuberculosis combined. The National Action Plan – Viral Hepatitis

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IAF hits JeM’s biggest camp, Pakistan vows ‘befitting response’

IAF hits JeM’s biggest camp, Pakistan vows ‘befitting response’

🕔14:54, 26.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 26 New Delhi/Islamabad, Feb 26  Twelve days after a JeM suicide bomber killed 40 CRPF troopers, India on early Tuesday struck the Jaish-e-Mohammed’s (JeM) biggest training camp at Balakot killing “a very large number” of terrorists and

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Anil Saberwal, ED (HRD) Powergrid awarded with Top Rankers Excel-lence Award

Anil Saberwal, ED (HRD) Powergrid awarded with Top Rankers Excel-lence Award

🕔13:30, 26.Feb 2019

Shri Anil Saberwal, ED (HRD), POWERGRID has been awarded for L&D Leadership for outstanding contribution in the sector at the Top Rankers Excellence Awards on theoccasion of 20th National Management Summit.

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Government calls all-party meeting

Government calls all-party meeting

🕔12:54, 26.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 26 The government has called an all-party meeting on Tuesday to brief opposition leaders about the IAF attack on Tuesday on the biggest training camp of the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), which had claimed responsibility for the Pulwama terror attack.

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Delhi Cabinet approves subsidy on electricity for farmers

Delhi Cabinet approves subsidy on electricity for farmers

🕔12:18, 26.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 26 The Delhi Cabinet on Tuesday approved a proposal to give farmers a subsidy of Rs 105 per kilowatt on the fixed charge of electricity given under the agriculture connection in the national capital, Revenue Minister Kailash Gahlot

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Himachal freezes with more snow, rain

Himachal freezes with more snow, rain

🕔11:57, 26.Feb 2019

Shimla, Feb 26  The minimum temperatures in Himachal Pradesh remained below freezing point on Tuesday as the state received more rain and snow, the weather office said. The state capital recorded the minimum temperature at 2 degree Celsius, an official

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IAF takes ‘necessary steps’ for nation’s security: Minister

IAF takes ‘necessary steps’ for nation’s security: Minister

🕔11:56, 26.Feb 2019

Ahmedabad, Feb 26  Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said the Indian Air Force (IAF) has taken “necessary steps” for the nation’s security after Pakistan claimed that Indian fighter jets struck inside Pakistan. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi had given full

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Modi chairs CCS, IAF on high alert

Modi chairs CCS, IAF on high alert

🕔11:34, 26.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 26 The Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was underway on Tuesday in the wake of reports claimed by Islamabad that Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jets crossed the Line of Control (LoC)

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US-N.Korea summit: Kim reaches Vietnam

US-N.Korea summit: Kim reaches Vietnam

🕔09:45, 26.Feb 2019

Hanoi, Feb 26  North Korea’s top leader Kim Jong-un on Tuesday arrived in Vietnam for a summit with US President Donald Trump later this week. He is headed on the final leg of his journey here by car, the BBC

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Pakistan claims IAF violates LoC

Pakistan claims IAF violates LoC

🕔09:41, 26.Feb 2019

New Delhi/Islamabad, Feb 26  Pakistan claimed on Tuesday that Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jets crossed the Line of Control (LoC) and returned after the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) scrambled war planes. Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Asif Ghafoor

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US, China ‘very, very close’ to signing trade pact: Trump

US, China ‘very, very close’ to signing trade pact: Trump

🕔06:50, 26.Feb 2019

Washington, Feb 26  US President Donald Trump has expressed optimism about the prospects for a trade agreement with China, a day after he delayed a scheduled increase in tariffs on Chinese imports. “And I told you last night … but

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CMD PFC honoured with meritorious Energy Service Award by India Energy Forum

CMD PFC honoured with meritorious Energy Service Award by India Energy Forum

🕔20:26, 25.Feb 2019

New Delhi; 25.02.2019: Shri Rajeev Sharma, CMD, PFC was awarded with the prestigious India Energy Forum’s (IEF) “Meritorious Energy Service Award” for being the distinguished energy professional contributing heavily to the growth of the Indian Power Sector at India International

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