All steps to be taken to make steel sector competitive : Piyush Goyal

All steps to be taken to make steel sector competitive : Piyush Goyal

🕔22:58, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said the government will take all necessary steps to make India’s steel manufacturing sector competitive, an official statement said. According to Goyal, the government will initiate steps to double the

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RIL, BP sanction 3rd phase of integrated KG D6 development

RIL, BP sanction 3rd phase of integrated KG D6 development

🕔22:56, 11.Jun 2019

Mumbai, June 11 (IANS) Reliance Industries (RIL) and BP on Tuesday announced the sanction of the MJ project (also known as D55) or the third phase in Block KG D6 offshore the east coast of India. MJ is the third of

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Agriculture high in government’s priorities : Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Agriculture high in government’s priorities : Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

🕔22:53, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the concerns of the agriculture sector are high among the priorities of the present government as she focused at a pre-budget meeting here on measures to boost rural economic

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HPCL sweeps SCOPE Corporate Communication Excellence Awards, 2019

HPCL sweeps SCOPE Corporate Communication Excellence Awards, 2019

🕔17:20, 11.Jun 2019

HPCL has been adjudged as winner in 6 categories of the SCOPE Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2019Awards. The list of awards includes: 1st Prize: Best Annual Report 1st Prize: Innovative Stakeholder Interface- HP Radar 2nd Prize: Best House Journal [Hindi]

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Rains likely in Delhi, heatwave to end

Rains likely in Delhi, heatwave to end

🕔13:12, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11 Heatwave conditions prevailing in the national capital from the past few days are set to end on Tuesday following a strong predictions of rains in the evening, bringing much-needed respite from the scorching heat, the weather office

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Google Maps get test ‘off-route’ alert feature in India

Google Maps get test ‘off-route’ alert feature in India

🕔11:58, 11.Jun 2019

San Francisco, June 11  As part of the many new features Google is experimenting with and adding on Maps, the search engine giant is testing an “Off-route” alert feature, exclusively in India for now. Intended to keep users safe while

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Muraleedharan to visit Nigeria from June 11 to 13

Muraleedharan to visit Nigeria from June 11 to 13

🕔11:57, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11  Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan will visit Nigeria from June 11 to 13, it was announced on Tuesday. This is Muraleedharan’s first visit abroad as the Minister of State for External Affairs. “Muraleedharan

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Pompeo to visit Delhi before Modi-Trump meeting

Pompeo to visit Delhi before Modi-Trump meeting

🕔11:55, 11.Jun 2019

New York, June 11  US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced that he will be visiting India later this month to build on “an incredibly important relationship” that is “closely tied economically”. Pompeo’s visit will take place as the

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BHEL expands its offerings in Nuclear Projects – Bags NPCIL’s order for erection of Kudankulam Units 3&4

BHEL expands its offerings in Nuclear Projects – Bags NPCIL’s order for erection of Kudankulam Units 3&4

🕔11:37, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11: Against stiff competition, BHEL has secured a prestigious order for the erection work of the upcoming 2×1000 MWe Turbine Generator (TG) island Units 3&4 at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu being set up with

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Tweets now part of ‘optics’ for India’s new Cabinet Ministers

Tweets now part of ‘optics’ for India’s new Cabinet Ministers

🕔09:51, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar joined Twitter a couple of years ago, but he posted his first tweet only a day after becoming a Minister in the new Cabinet of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “My first

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Cybercriminals topmost source of distrust in India: Survey

Cybercriminals topmost source of distrust in India: Survey

🕔09:47, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11  Cybercriminals remain the number one source of distrust in the Internet in India where 79 per cent of people say social media companies contribute to their distrust — up from 74 per cent in 2018. Simultaneously,

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Budget to hike Ujjwala bar towards 100% household LPG coverage

Budget to hike Ujjwala bar towards 100% household LPG coverage

🕔09:46, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11  The Union Budget 2019-20 is likely to renew the focus on the NDA government’s flagship Ujjwala scheme with the aim of increasing access to cooking gas, or liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), to all the country’s households

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Trump renews tariff threat against Mexico

Trump renews tariff threat against Mexico

🕔09:35, 11.Jun 2019

Washington, June 11  US President Donald Trump has said that tariffs on Mexican goods “will be reinstated” if Mexico’s Congress does not approve an immigration deal between the US and Mexico. “We have fully signed and documented another very important

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France welcomes Modi’s proposal for global conference against terrorism

France welcomes Modi’s proposal for global conference against terrorism

🕔08:59, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) France on Monday welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for a global conference to tackle terrorism which will discuss ways to end loopholes that are exploited by terrorists for their nefarious designs. French Minister of State

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PM Modi to meet Xi, Putin at SCO but not Imran Khan

PM Modi to meet Xi, Putin at SCO but not Imran Khan

🕔08:58, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have bilateral meetings with leaders of Russia and China during the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit later this month but not with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan. “No meeting is being

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PM Modi to have bilateral discussions with Macron ahead of G7 summit

PM Modi to have bilateral discussions with Macron ahead of G7 summit

🕔08:54, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to France in August to attend the outreach session of the G7 summit will be preceded by a bilateral engagement with French President Emmanuel Macron, French Minister of State for Foreign

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Make India $5 trillion economy: PM to secretaries

Make India $5 trillion economy: PM to secretaries

🕔07:23, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asked the top bureaucrats of each government department to plan, create roadmap and take decisions to make India a $5 trillion economy while making “ease of living” their top priority.

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Thunderstorm hits flights, trains, road traffic in Mumbai

Thunderstorm hits flights, trains, road traffic in Mumbai

🕔07:13, 11.Jun 2019

Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) A severe thunderstorm, accompanied by lightning and heavy rains, disrupted air, road and rail traffic in Mumbai late on Monday night, officials said. All flight operations were suspended at around 10 p.m. due to low visibility at

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At 48 degrees, Delhi creates new record

At 48 degrees, Delhi creates new record

🕔07:05, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) Heatwave in Delhi peaked on Monday, with the mercury touching 48 degrees Celsius, the highest in the history of the national capital. Thanks to dry winds from Rajasthan and Pakistan, the temperature in Delhi surpassed the

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