GAIL’s CMD flags off ‘Hawa Badle Hum’ campaign for creating awareness against Air Pollution

GAIL’s CMD flags off ‘Hawa Badle Hum’ campaign for creating awareness against Air Pollution

🕔20:13, 3.Jul 2019

New Delhi, 3rd July, 2019: ‘Hawa Badle Hum’ campaign was launched today by Shri B. C. Tripathi, CMD, GAIL (India) Ltd. from Bhikaiji Cama Place, New Delhi. A squad of specially designed auto rickshaws fitted with live pollution meters will ply on

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World’s first HP Laser Tank printers in India to empower SMBs

World’s first HP Laser Tank printers in India to empower SMBs

🕔14:55, 3.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 3  To enable small and medium businesses (SMBs) save critical time and cost of business operation, PC and printer major HP Inc on Wednesday introduced world’s first and high-capacity “HP Neverstop Laser” printers in the Indian market.

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International Arbitration Centre Bill introduced in LS

International Arbitration Centre Bill introduced in LS

🕔14:12, 3.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 3  The government on Wednesday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha for establishing a New Delhi Arbitration Centre to create an independent and autonomous regime for institutionalized arbitration. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced the New

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UK FOR A GREENER FUTURE: LANDMARK GREEN FINANCE STRATEGY ANNOUNCED

UK FOR A GREENER FUTURE: LANDMARK GREEN FINANCE STRATEGY ANNOUNCED

🕔12:50, 3.Jul 2019

Further cementing the UK’s position as a global climate leader, the UK Government has announced its landmark Green Finance Strategy setting out plans to increase investment in sustainable projects and infrastructure. The Strategy will ensure financial risks and opportunities from

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David Lipton to serve as acting MD: IMF board

David Lipton to serve as acting MD: IMF board

🕔12:44, 3.Jul 2019

Washington, July 3  David Lipton, first Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will serve as acting MD following the nomination of Christine Lagarde to the presidency of the European Central Bank (ECB), the executive board of the

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Japan to evacuate 600,000 people over heavy rains

Japan to evacuate 600,000 people over heavy rains

🕔12:42, 3.Jul 2019

Tokyo, July 3  Japanese authorities on Wednesday ordered the evacuation of around 600,000 people in the southwestern city of Kagoshima due to the heavy rains that have been lashing the region in recent days and are expected to further intensify.

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Yogi to make his government leaner, meaner

Yogi to make his government leaner, meaner

🕔12:38, 3.Jul 2019

Lucknow, July 3  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is likely to get leaner and, apparently, meaner in the coming weeks. In 2017, the Niti Aayog had asked the states to reorganize ministries and departments to ensure better governance,

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3 killed, 24 missing in Maharashtra dam burst

3 killed, 24 missing in Maharashtra dam burst

🕔12:34, 3.Jul 2019

Ratnagiri (Maharashtra), July 3  At least three persons were killed and another 24 missing after a small dam burst near Bhendewadi hamlet after a torrential downpour late on Tuesday night, an official said here on Wednesday. The incident happened around

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Germany fines Facebook $2.3mn for under-reporting content complaints

Germany fines Facebook $2.3mn for under-reporting content complaints

🕔09:06, 3.Jul 2019

London, July 3  Germany on Tuesday slapped $2.3 million fine on Facebook’s Irish subsidiary for under-reporting illegal content complaints it received last year. According to BT.com, the country’s Federal Office of Justice also complained about the lack of transparency in

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Trump to nominate Christopher Waller, Judy Shelton to Fed Board

Trump to nominate Christopher Waller, Judy Shelton to Fed Board

🕔09:05, 3.Jul 2019

Washington, July 3  US President Donald Trump has said he intends to nominate Christopher Waller and Judy Shelton to the Federal Reserve Board. Trump made the announcement on Twitter on Tuesday. His decisions came as both former nominees, economist Stephen

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Non-OPEC countries agree to extend supply cuts

Non-OPEC countries agree to extend supply cuts

🕔09:04, 3.Jul 2019

Vienna, July 3  Ten non-OPEC oil producing countries led by Russia have endorsed the decision by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to extend production cuts until next March. They made the agreement during the 6th OPEC and

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Gujarat FM presents highest-ever Rs 2 lakh crore-plus budget

Gujarat FM presents highest-ever Rs 2 lakh crore-plus budget

🕔09:01, 3.Jul 2019

Gandhinagar, July 3 Gujarat Finance Minister Nitin Patel on Tuesday presented Rs 2,04,815 crore budget – the state’s highest-ever – for 2019-20, with an overall surplus of Rs 572 crore and additional taxes to the tune of Rs 287 crore.

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DGCA issues safety guidelines for monsoon season

DGCA issues safety guidelines for monsoon season

🕔09:00, 3.Jul 2019

Mumbai, July 3  India’s aviation regulator has issued air safety guidelines to domestic airlines concerning operations during the monsoon season. The development comes after recent incidents of aircraft veering-off or overshooting runways due to heavy rains. Accordingly, through Tuesday’s air

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RBI panel estimates transferable surplus at just Rs 8,000 cr: Report

RBI panel estimates transferable surplus at just Rs 8,000 cr: Report

🕔08:59, 3.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 3  The panel set up to review the Reserve Bank of India’s economic capital framework estimated the transferable surplus, or the amount the central bank could potentially pass on to the government, at close to Rs 8,000

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Himachal signs investment pacts of Rs 22,964 crore

Himachal signs investment pacts of Rs 22,964 crore

🕔08:58, 3.Jul 2019

Shimla, July 3  The Himachal Pradesh government has succeeded in signing MoUs of Rs 22,964 crore in the last one-and-a-half years, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said on Tuesday. Presiding over a review meeting of investments here, he said the

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Amarnath Yatra enters Day 3, over 11K complete darshan

Amarnath Yatra enters Day 3, over 11K complete darshan

🕔08:57, 3.Jul 2019

Jammu, July 3  Over 4,600 pilgrims left Jammu on Wednesday for the Amarnath cave shrine, after as many as 11,456 pilgrims completed ‘darshan’ on Tuesday. “Another batch of 4,694 yatris left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas today morning in two

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Kumaraswamy woos US businesses to invest in Karnataka

Kumaraswamy woos US businesses to invest in Karnataka

🕔08:50, 3.Jul 2019

Washington/Bengaluru, July 3  Showcasing Karnataka as a favourite investment destination in India, Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Tuesday invited US businesses to invest in the southern state. “I seek your investments in our state, which offers huge opportunities in manufacturing

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ONGC flags off Clean Himalaya Expedition to inaugurate Swachhta Pakhwada

ONGC flags off Clean Himalaya Expedition to inaugurate Swachhta Pakhwada

🕔07:18, 3.Jul 2019

Energy major ONGC flagged off the Clean Himalaya Expedition to mark the beginning of the Swachhta Pakhwada this year. The cleanliness drive shall target cleaning of mountains in three Himalayan regions- Kedarnath and Khaliya Top-Munsiyari in Uttarakhand, and Dharamshala –Mcleodganj

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