NHPC organised seminar on “Mahatma Gandhi’s Language Contemplation”

NHPC organised seminar on “Mahatma Gandhi’s Language Contemplation”

🕔21:25, 10.Jul 2019

A one-day seminar was organized on the theme “Mahatma Gandhi’s Language Contemplation” on 10.07.2019 by the NHPC Limited under the aegis of the Nagar Rajbhasha Karyanvayan Samiti,(NARAKAS) Faridabad. Shri Nikhil Kumar Jain, Director (Personnel), NHPC Limited  as Chief Guest of

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Cabinet clears draft law to curb ponzi schemes

Cabinet clears draft law to curb ponzi schemes

🕔19:13, 10.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 10  Seeking to curb the menace of ponzi schemes, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its approval to the Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2019. The proposed law would address

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SL to implement free visa on arrival for 39 countries

SL to implement free visa on arrival for 39 countries

🕔19:12, 10.Jul 2019

Colombo, July 10  Sri Lanka is likely to launch its free visa on arrival programme for citizens of 39 countries and regions, excluding India and China, starting on August 1 in a bid to attract more tourists, media reports said

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Delhi’s Connaught Place world’s 9th most expensive office area

Delhi’s Connaught Place world’s 9th most expensive office area

🕔19:10, 10.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 10  The Connaught Place area of the national capital retained its tag of the ninth most expensive office space during the January-March period of 2019 with an average occupancy cost of $143.97 (Rs 9,800) per square feet,

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NHPC organises Training programme on “Role of Engineering Geology in River Valley & Infrastructure Projects”

NHPC organises Training programme on “Role of Engineering Geology in River Valley & Infrastructure Projects”

🕔18:20, 10.Jul 2019

NHPC Limited, India’s Premier Hydropower utility and a Schedule ‘A’ Mini Ratna Enterprise of the Government of India is organizing a three day training programme on “Role of Engineering Geology in River Valley & Infrastructure Projects” from 10th to 12th July 2019 at its

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NHAI commences process for raising Rs.75,000 crore through market borrowings for this year, says its Chairman

NHAI commences process for raising Rs.75,000 crore through market borrowings for this year, says its Chairman

🕔18:18, 10.Jul 2019

Mr Nagendra Nath Sinha ,Chairman, National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), on Wednesday,10th July 2019 indicated that the Authority is working towards raise Rs.75,000 crore through market borrowing channels this year to support the projects of roads and highways.  Addressing the

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Apple to launch four iPhones in 2020: Report

Apple to launch four iPhones in 2020: Report

🕔12:38, 10.Jul 2019

San Francisco, July 10  Apple is expected to launch four iPhones with significant specifications in 2020, a report has said. The Cupertino-based company is expected to launch three iPhones with OLED screens, with display sizes of 5.4-inch, 6.1-inch, and 6.7-inch.

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China, US negotiators discuss ways to implement Xi-Trump agreement

China, US negotiators discuss ways to implement Xi-Trump agreement

🕔11:25, 10.Jul 2019

Beijing, July 10  The heads of the negotiating teams of China and the US have spoken on how to implement the consensus reached by the Presidents of the two countries, the Chinese Commerce Ministry said on Wednesday. Chinese Vice Premier

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Bangladesh, Bhutan to finalise preferential trade agreement

Bangladesh, Bhutan to finalise preferential trade agreement

🕔11:24, 10.Jul 2019

Dhaka, July 10  Bangladesh and Bhutan are going to finalise the Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) aiming to boost trade and business between the two countries. “We’re going to finalise the PTA for expanding trade and business between the two countries,”

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5.4-magnitude quake hits Nikolski, Alaska: USGS

5.4-magnitude quake hits Nikolski, Alaska: USGS

🕔11:23, 10.Jul 2019

New York, July 10  An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.4 jolted 94 km east of Nikolski, Alaska, in the US at 18:43:43 GMT Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said. The epicentre, with a depth of 27.75 km, was initially

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Gujarat gifts 7 lions to UP

Gujarat gifts 7 lions to UP

🕔11:20, 10.Jul 2019

Etawah, July 10  The Etawah Lion Safari Park in Uttar Pradesh is preparing to welcome seven lions from Gujarat. Three of these lions will later be shifted to the proposed Gorakhpur zoo. Initially, eight lions were to be sent to

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Google buys Israeli-US cloud storage company for $200 million

Google buys Israeli-US cloud storage company for $200 million

🕔07:08, 10.Jul 2019

Jerusalem, July 10  US internet giant company Google bought, through Google Cloud, the Israeli-US company Elastifile, a provider of scalable enterprise storage for the cloud, as announced by both companies on Tuesday. The amount of the acquisition was not reported

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Assam Minister warns officers against illegal trade of forest resources

Assam Minister warns officers against illegal trade of forest resources

🕔07:07, 10.Jul 2019

Guwahati, July 10  Expressing serious concern over ongoing illegal trade of forest resources, Assam Forest Minister Parimal Shuklabaidya on Tuesday set a 15 day deadline for officers to end the corrupt practice and put in place a system to plug

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CBI raids 14 places in UP sugar mills disinvestment scam

CBI raids 14 places in UP sugar mills disinvestment scam

🕔07:06, 10.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 10 The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday raided 14 places, including the residence of Netram, former principal secretary of ex-Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, in its probe into the alleged sugar mills disinvestment scam in UP.

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BSES geared up for mishap-free power supply to Delhi in monsoon

BSES geared up for mishap-free power supply to Delhi in monsoon

🕔07:04, 10.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 10  Delhi electricity distribution company (discom) BSES on Tuesday said that it was geared up to ensure incident-free power supply to its over 42 lakh consumers in the national capital and issued an advisory to the public

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‘Mozambique to become world’s 2nd biggest gas exporter’

‘Mozambique to become world’s 2nd biggest gas exporter’

🕔07:03, 10.Jul 2019

Rome, July 10 Mozambique is set to become the world’s second largest gas exporter by 2024-25, and the country is eager for Italy’s energy giant Eni’s investment and technology to help it discover and develop fields, the company’s chief executive, Claudio

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SBI found flouting rules, says finally-released RBI report

SBI found flouting rules, says finally-released RBI report

🕔07:02, 10.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 10  The country’s largest bank, the State Bank of India, has been found flouting several rules in its attempt to cover up non-performing assets (NPAs), according to the RBI’s annual inspection report. The Reserve Bank of India’s

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Punjab gets Rs 1,200 cr investment in food processing: Harsimrat

Punjab gets Rs 1,200 cr investment in food processing: Harsimrat

🕔07:01, 10.Jul 2019

Chandigarh, July 10  Union Food Processing Industries Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Tuesday said Punjab had received an investment of Rs 1,200 crore in the food processing sector, which would result in employment opportunities to 45,000 persons besides benefiting 1.30

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Budget extends tax on NRIs for receiving gifts from resident Indians

Budget extends tax on NRIs for receiving gifts from resident Indians

🕔06:59, 10.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 10  The expensive gift that you kept for your overseas cousin or friend may attract tax from this year with the Budget 2019-20 proposing to impose withholding tax all such transfers, plugging an earlier loophole that allowed

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Karnataka CM may have to prove majority on July 17 as crisis festers

Karnataka CM may have to prove majority on July 17 as crisis festers

🕔06:58, 10.Jul 2019

Bengaluru/New Delhi, July 10  The 13-month-old H.D. Kumaraswamy government, which remained on the edge, could be asked to prove its majority in the Assembly on July 17 by Speaker K.R. Ramesh Kumar who refused on Tuesday to accept resignations of

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