Railways runs 78 special trains to meet summer rush

Railways runs 78 special trains to meet summer rush

🕔10:03, 28.May 2019

New Delhi, May 28  Due to unavailability of tickets in most fast and super fast trains during the summer holiday season, the Indian Railways is running 78 special trains to cater to the rush, an official said on Monday. “To

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CII calls for lowering corporate tax in Budget

CII calls for lowering corporate tax in Budget

🕔10:00, 28.May 2019

New Delhi, May 28  Confederation of Indian Industry on Monday called for lowering of corporate tax in order to boost growth and investment in the pre-Budget consultation meeting. The CII called for lowering corporate tax rates, maintaining the peak rate

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New German envoy connects with India’s heart and culture

New German envoy connects with India’s heart and culture

🕔09:59, 28.May 2019

New Delhi, May 28  Walter J. Lindner, the newly-appointed German envoy to India, made heads turn last week, when he arrived at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in a red Ambassador car. Meeting ‘sadhus’ in Varanasi, touring Delhi’s spice market Khari Baoli

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Alapan Bandyopadhyay appointed new WB Home Secretary

Alapan Bandyopadhyay appointed new WB Home Secretary

🕔09:57, 28.May 2019

Kolkata, May 28  In an attempt at administrative revamp in the wake of the ruling Trinamool Congress suffering serious setbacks in the Lok Sabha polls, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday appointed Alapan Bandopadhyay as the new home secretary.

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Statue of Kodamb Ram to be installed in Ayodhya

Statue of Kodamb Ram to be installed in Ayodhya

🕔09:54, 28.May 2019

Ayodhya, May 28  A seven-foot tall statue of Kodamb Ram from Karnataka will be installed at a museum in Ayodhya. The statue is made of a single rosewood block and will be unveiled by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

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OIL earns Rs 15,170 cr in 2018-19

OIL earns Rs 15,170 cr in 2018-19

🕔08:48, 28.May 2019

Riding a higher turnover and increased ancillary income during the just concluded financial year, Oil India Limited (OIL) on Monday declared its annual financial results, where incomes have gone up, and so have profits. For the employees, the company has

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HUDCO Posts Robust Financial Results in 2018-19, net profits at Rs 1180 cr up 17 %

HUDCO Posts Robust Financial Results in 2018-19, net profits at Rs 1180 cr up 17 %

🕔08:23, 28.May 2019

New Delhi, May 27 Dr. M. Ravi Kanth, CMD HUDCO, shared the highlights of HUDCO’s robust performance in 2018-19, wherein the company has witnessed a 17% rise in Net Profit that has touched an all-time high of Rs.1180 crore in

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CIL urges power producers to substitute imports with domestic coal

CIL urges power producers to substitute imports with domestic coal

🕔08:11, 28.May 2019

Kolkata, May 27 (IANS) In order to further reduce use of imported coal by power producers, state-run miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) on Monday urged power utilities, which are importing the fuel for blending, to avail higher grade of coal from

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With new government, hopes of early inclusion of gas, ATF into GST fold brightens

With new government, hopes of early inclusion of gas, ATF into GST fold brightens

🕔08:10, 28.May 2019

New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) At least two out of five petroleum products, including the aviation turbine fuel or ATF and natural gas, are likely to be among the first set of petro products to be included in the GST ahead

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First session of new Lok Sabha likely from June 6

First session of new Lok Sabha likely from June 6

🕔08:09, 28.May 2019

New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The first session of the 17th Lok Sabha is likely to be held from June 6 to 15, sources said here on Monday. This will be followed by the Budget session and the full Budget by

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Security forces begin search operation in Pulwama

Security forces begin search operation in Pulwama

🕔08:07, 28.May 2019

Srinagar, May 28 (IANS) Security forces started a cordon and search operation in Kareemabad village of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday. After receiving specific information about the presence of militants, security forces started a cordon and search operation in

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GAIL’s Q4 net profit up 10% to Rs 1,122 cr

GAIL’s Q4 net profit up 10% to Rs 1,122 cr

🕔07:31, 28.May 2019

Mumbai, May 27 (IANS) Natural gas utility major GAIL on Monday reported a rise of 10 per cent in its net profit for the fourth quarter of 2018-19. According to the company, Q4 net profit increased to Rs 1,122 crore in

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GAIL records highest ever Annual PAT of Rs. 6,026 crore, declares 1:1 bonus

GAIL records highest ever Annual PAT of Rs. 6,026 crore, declares 1:1 bonus

🕔07:16, 28.May 2019

GAIL records highest ever Annual PAT of Rs. 6,026 crore PAT up by 30 % and PBT up by 31 % to Rs. 9,085 crore in FY 2018-19, year-on-year basis Gross Margin up by 25 % to Rs. 10,774 crore,

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Arunachal cabinet recommends assembly’s dissolution

Arunachal cabinet recommends assembly’s dissolution

🕔09:30, 27.May 2019

Itanagar, May 27  The cabinet of the Pema Khandu-led BJP government in Arunachal Pradesh met for the last time on Sunday and recommended the assembly’s dissolution, ahead of new BJP legislature party’s meeting on Monday to decide a date for

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Modi, Rahul pays tribute to Nehru on 55th death anniversary

Modi, Rahul pays tribute to Nehru on 55th death anniversary

🕔09:28, 27.May 2019

New Delhi, May 27  Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday paid tributes to the country’s first Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru on his 55th death anniversary. “Tributes to Pandit Jawaharlal Nehruji on his death anniversary.

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Trump meets new Japanese Emperor

Trump meets new Japanese Emperor

🕔09:24, 27.May 2019

Tokyo, May 27 Visiting US President Donald Trump on Monday made history by becoming the first world leader to meet Japan’s newly enthroned Emperor Naruhito. At the Imperial Palace here, the Emperor and Empress Masako received Trump and First Lady Melania

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RBI Governor calls on Jaitley, terms it courtesy call

RBI Governor calls on Jaitley, terms it courtesy call

🕔09:21, 27.May 2019

New Delhi, May 27  Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das called on Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here on Sunday. Das, in a tweet, described the visit as a courtesy meeting. The meeting comes amidst reports and speculations

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SpiceJet adds 100th aircraft to its fleet

SpiceJet adds 100th aircraft to its fleet

🕔09:20, 27.May 2019

New Delhi, May 27  Budget airline SpiceJet on Sunday said it has added a new Boeing 737 aircraft to its fleet, taking its total strength to 100 aircraft. SpiceJet is the fourth domestic airline to have 100 aircraft in its

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Modi says people want Gujarat-like development in Bengal

Modi says people want Gujarat-like development in Bengal

🕔09:19, 27.May 2019

Ahmedabad, May 27 Indicating that Bharatiya Janata Party is eyeing to conquer West Bengal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that the people in the eastern state are wishing for Gujarat-like development. Modi recalled that ever since the 2014 elections,

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India-Bangladesh officials to discuss border issues

India-Bangladesh officials to discuss border issues

🕔09:18, 27.May 2019

Agartala, May 27  The India-Bangladesh District Magistrate-Deputy Commissioner level meeting would be held here on Monday to discuss border-related issues including crime as well as terrorism, an official said on Sunday. “District Magistrates of three Tripura districts and their Bangladeshi

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