Despite low demand, research firm G&R bullish on oil prices

Despite low demand, research firm G&R bullish on oil prices

🕔06:24, 19.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Despite the lack of demand in the global markets owing to worldwide slowdown in economic activity, natural resource research firm Goehring & Rozencwajg (G&R) says that it expects oil prices to rise. Typically, oil prices fall if

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PM Modi seeks Bhutan’s cooperation in new sectors

PM Modi seeks Bhutan’s cooperation in new sectors

🕔20:30, 18.Aug 2019

Thimphu, Aug 18 (IANS) Saying India is home to among the biggest start-up eco-systems in the world and witnessing transformation in many sectors, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said it was a great time to innovate in his country, proposing

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IndianOil assists Delhi Fire Services’s efforts to extinguish the massive AIIMS Fire

IndianOil assists Delhi Fire Services’s efforts to extinguish the massive AIIMS Fire

🕔20:19, 18.Aug 2019

Provides 144,000 Litres of Water to 12 Fire Tenders Regular Mock Drills done in the past with Delhi Fire Services help in quick coordination during crisis New Delhi, Aug 18 After a major fire broke out at the All India

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No plans to privatise ordnance factories: Defence Ministry

No plans to privatise ordnance factories: Defence Ministry

🕔20:28, 17.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 17  The Central government on Saturday denied reports about privatisation of ordnance factories across the country in a response to workers who have threatened to launch a 30-day strike from August 20. A panel of senior officials

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BJP races ahead in preparing for UP by-elections

BJP races ahead in preparing for UP by-elections

🕔20:22, 17.Aug 2019

Lucknow, Aug 17 Uttar Pradesh is gearing up for by-elections to 13 Assembly seats, the dates for which are likely to be announced next month. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is already racing ahead of all other parties when it comes

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Jaitley in critical state, several leaders visit AIIMS

Jaitley in critical state, several leaders visit AIIMS

🕔20:21, 17.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 17  Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who has been put on life support at the AIIMS hospital here, is in a critical condition, hospital sources said on Saturday. Jaitley has been put on extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO),

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Modi launches Rupay card in Bhutan, signs 9 MoUs

Modi launches Rupay card in Bhutan, signs 9 MoUs

🕔20:17, 17.Aug 2019

Thimpu, Aug 17 Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Saturday launched Rupay card in Bhutan and signed nine memorandums of understanding (MoUs), including one on the ISRO-built earth station in Thimphu and a power purchase agreement. Modi on a two-day state

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B.K. SOKHEY, APPOINTED DIRECTOR (FINANCE), NBCC

B.K. SOKHEY, APPOINTED DIRECTOR (FINANCE), NBCC

🕔20:04, 17.Aug 2019

Smt. B.K. Sokhey who was Executive Director (Finance) with NBCC, a Navratna CPSE, has been appointed as Director (Finance) of the Company by the Government of India. An order to this effect has been issued by the Company’s Administrative Ministry,

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Oil India Limited holds its 60th Annual General Meeting

Oil India Limited holds its 60th Annual General Meeting

🕔20:01, 17.Aug 2019

Fiscal 2018-19- a year of significant achievements for the Company Reported revenue of Rs 15170.00 crore, which is highest till date For the seventeenth consecutive year, OIL received “NIL” Comments on its Accounts from the Comptroller and Auditor General of

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Curbs, communication clampdown being lifted in Kashmir

Curbs, communication clampdown being lifted in Kashmir

🕔20:00, 17.Aug 2019

Srinagar, Aug 17 Against the forecast of a doomsday scenario, government agencies have succeeded in preventing any loss of life during the 12-day clampdown in the Kashmir Valley and have started easing restrictions stepwise, officials said. Against the widespread rumours and

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More than Rs 1 lakh crore in PMJDY accounts

More than Rs 1 lakh crore in PMJDY accounts

🕔12:02, 17.Aug 2019

Bhopal, Aug 17  More than Rs 1 lakh crore have been deposited in over 36 crore bank accounts opened under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), reveals an RTI. Chandrashekhar Gaur, a social worker from Neemuch district of Madhya

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SpiceJet to launch 12 new domestic flights from October

SpiceJet to launch 12 new domestic flights from October

🕔11:57, 17.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet on Friday said it will launch 12 new domestic flights effective from the first week of October 2019. According to the airline, all the new flights will be operational daily and the

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India isolates Pakistan at UN by winning the diplomatic war

India isolates Pakistan at UN by winning the diplomatic war

🕔11:54, 17.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 17  On Friday morning, India secured a major diplomatic victory at the UN by reiterating its unequivocal position on Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan being the cradle of terror. By restating its position on how Pakistan remains

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Shah, Adityanath meet to discuss UP Cabinet expansion

Shah, Adityanath meet to discuss UP Cabinet expansion

🕔11:52, 17.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday held a meeting with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here to discuss the state Cabinet expansion, party sources said. According to sources, Shah was holding the meeting at

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Himachal sees heavy rains, rivers in spate

Himachal sees heavy rains, rivers in spate

🕔10:54, 17.Aug 2019

Shimla, Aug 17  Hills of Himachal Pradesh continued to experience moderate to heavy rainfall on Saturday, causing landslides in some areas and blocking the highways, while all the major rivers and their tributaries were in spate, officials said. While the

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UNSC accepts India’s efforts in Kashmir, wants all to follow suit: Envoy

UNSC accepts India’s efforts in Kashmir, wants all to follow suit: Envoy

🕔06:42, 17.Aug 2019

United Nations, Aug 17  The Security Council has acknowledged India’s measures to bring normalcy and development to Kashmir and wants all countries to follow suit, India’s Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin said on Friday. Speaking to reporters after its informal meeting,

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SC clears Chardham highway project

SC clears Chardham highway project

🕔19:15, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16 The Supreme Court has allowed various works in progress under Centre’s Chardham Mahamarg Vikas Pariyojna plan for connecting four holy places — Yamunotri, Gangotri, Kedarnath and Badrinath — by an all-weather road. An apex court bench comprising

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India needs $500-700 billion in renewable energy

India needs $500-700 billion in renewable energy

🕔19:14, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  India will require $500-700 billion in renewable energy and supporting grid investment over the coming decade in order to meet its renewable energy targets, the US-based Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) said on

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Ravi Shastri re-appointed India head coach till November 2021

Ravi Shastri re-appointed India head coach till November 2021

🕔19:10, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  The three-member Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) comprising of Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy on Friday re-appointed Ravi Shastri as the head coach of the Indian team till November 24, 2021. The three members marked

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PM-inspired stimulus package may come as early as this weekend (IANS Special)

PM-inspired stimulus package may come as early as this weekend (IANS Special)

🕔18:05, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  After revoking Article 370 granting special status to Jammu and Kashmir in a seamless manner and the security dragnet in the erstwhile state not resulting in a single bullet being fired, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has

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