IGL ANNOUNCES REVISION IN CNG PRICES

IGL ANNOUNCES REVISION IN CNG PRICES

🕔20:49, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, 31st August 2019: Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL), a joint venture of GAIL (India) Ltd., BPCL and Government of NCT of Delhi today announced revision in the selling prices of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in NCT of Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad, Rewari,

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India to boost maritime, defence cooperation with Aus, NZ

India to boost maritime, defence cooperation with Aus, NZ

🕔20:45, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31  Indian Navy chief Admiral Karambir Singh will visit Australia and New Zealand in the first week of September to explore further avenues for defence and maritime cooperation with the two nations. A Navy official said on

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IT Ministry partners Google on ‘Build for Digital India’

IT Ministry partners Google on ‘Build for Digital India’

🕔19:13, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) on Saturday entered into a partnership with Google with the aim of rolling out “Build for Digital India”, a programme that will give engineering students a platform to

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Manoj Tiwari demands NRC in Delhi; to meet Amit Shah

Manoj Tiwari demands NRC in Delhi; to meet Amit Shah

🕔17:33, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31  Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari on Saturday demanded a National Register of Citizens (NRC) list for Delhi to identify illegal immigrants and will meet Home Minister Amit Shah for the same. Tiwari’s demand came following the

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V.K. Johri takes charge as new DG of BSF

V.K. Johri takes charge as new DG of BSF

🕔17:30, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31  Senior IPS officer V.K. Johri is the new Director General of the Border Security Force (BSF). He took charge at BSF headquarters in Delhi on Saturday from the outgoing Director General Rajni Kant Misra. Johri, a

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Submit pending dues from HDIL by Sept 8, NCLT to lenders

Submit pending dues from HDIL by Sept 8, NCLT to lenders

🕔17:15, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31 The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has ordered corporate insolvency resolution process of debt-ridden real estate major Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd (HDIL), asking the lenders to submit their dues claims by September 8. “The creditors

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Four new officers appointed to the PMO

Four new officers appointed to the PMO

🕔12:48, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31  Two IAS and two IFS officers were on Friday appointed as Joint and Deputy Secretaries in the Prime Minister’s Office, official statements said. The postings were approved by the Appointments Committee of the Union Cabinet, as

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NRC final list out, excludes over 19 lakh people

NRC final list out, excludes over 19 lakh people

🕔12:47, 31.Aug 2019

Guwahati, Aug 31 Over 19 lakh people in Assam were left out of the much-awaited final list of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) released on a rain-soaked Saturday morning amid heightened security. Some 19,06,657 people have been excluded from

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Govt focusing on improved telecom connectivity in NE

Govt focusing on improved telecom connectivity in NE

🕔12:47, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31  As Amit Shah is set to make his first visit to the northeast next month after taking over as Union Home Minister, the land-locked region where development has been hampered by connectivity issues is set to

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Govt to hold 51% stake in PSU banks: Finance Secy

Govt to hold 51% stake in PSU banks: Finance Secy

🕔12:45, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31  Finance Secretary Rajeev Kumar said on Friday that the government will keep its stake in the nationalised banks at 51 per cent. “PSU banks do a lot for the general public. The government will keep its

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Government to infuse Rs 55,250 crore in PSBs

Government to infuse Rs 55,250 crore in PSBs

🕔12:42, 31.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 31  The government on Friday announced Rs 55,250 crore upfront capital infusion in PSU banks for credit growth and regulatory compliance to support the merging lenders. The declaration came after the government announced the mega-merger of 10

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US set to hit China with new tariffs

US set to hit China with new tariffs

🕔12:39, 31.Aug 2019

Washington, Aug 31  The US on Sunday is expected to hit billions of dollars worth of Chinese products with 15 per cent duties, in the first of two rounds of new tariffs, a move that will further escalate the ongoing

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B’desh gets $185m World Bank funding for renewable energy

B’desh gets $185m World Bank funding for renewable energy

🕔05:17, 31.Aug 2019

Dhaka, Aug 31  The Bangladeshi government has signed a $185 million financing agreement with the World Bank to add about 310 MW renewable energy generation capacity, which will contribute to reliable, affordable electricity and cleaner air. The “Scaling-up Renewable Energy

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Q1 GDP growth at 5% falls to lowest in 6 years

Q1 GDP growth at 5% falls to lowest in 6 years

🕔19:28, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Severe slowdown in manufacturing activity in the country pulled India’s first quarter (Q1) 2019-20 growth rate to 5 per cent, marking the fourth successive quarter of decline in growth rate on the trot. This is the

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Govt unveils mega PSU bank mergers to usher in NextGen Banks

Govt unveils mega PSU bank mergers to usher in NextGen Banks

🕔19:16, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) The government on Friday announced the mega-merger of 10 PSU banks into four, where the Punjab National Bank, the Oriental Bank of Commerce and the United Bank to merge become the second-largest PSB while the Canara

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NTPC Commissions India’s First Ultra Supercritical 660 MW Unit In Madhya Pradesh

NTPC Commissions India’s First Ultra Supercritical 660 MW Unit In Madhya Pradesh

🕔17:40, 30.Aug 2019

NTPC, the country’s leading power generator, has commissioned country’s first ultra-super critical Unit having capacity of 660 MW at Khargone in Madhya Pradesh. This plant operates at efficiency of 41.5% which is 3.3% higher than the conventional super-critical ones. The high efficiency will result in less coal consumption

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DHARMENDRA PRADHAN VISITS RUSSIA TO STREGTHEN COOPERATION IN ENERGY AND STEEL SECTORS

DHARMENDRA PRADHAN VISITS RUSSIA TO STREGTHEN COOPERATION IN ENERGY AND STEEL SECTORS

🕔17:30, 30.Aug 2019

Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan led a business delegation from Oil and Gas as well as Steel sectors to Moscow, Russia. The visit is a part of active overreach to strengthen bilateral relationship between

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Mega PSB merger: 10 banks amalgamated into 4-entities

Mega PSB merger: 10 banks amalgamated into 4-entities

🕔17:28, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 30  In a major reform measure, the Central government on Friday announced the merger of 10 public sector banks (PSBs) into four entities, which includes the amalgamation of Oriental Bank of Commerce and United Bank of India

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SAIL’s 47th Annual General Meeting held

SAIL’s 47th Annual General Meeting held

🕔16:14, 30.Aug 2019

SAIL contributed to every important project in FY19; Stands firm to nation building: Chairman SAIL says during 47th AGM ·         SAIL declares a dividend of 5% for FY’19 New Delhi, 30th August 2019: Addressing the shareholders of Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL)

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IDBI Bank launches repo rate-linked lending

IDBI Bank launches repo rate-linked lending

🕔15:00, 30.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 30  State-run IDBI Bank has launched a new home loan and auto loan product linked to the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) repo rate. IDBI Bank has also introduced bulk deposits linked to the repo, or the central

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