POWERGRID Q1 Consolidated Net profit rises to  ₹2503 Crore

POWERGRID Q1 Consolidated Net profit rises to ₹2503 Crore

🕔20:47, 2.Aug 2019

Total Consolidated Income grows by 12%to ₹ 9362Crore New Delhi, 02.08.2019 Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), a ‘Navratna’ Company under Ministry of Power, Government of India, has posted a consolidated net profit of ₹2503Crore for the first quarter of

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Vistara to start flights to Dubai from August 21

Vistara to start flights to Dubai from August 21

🕔18:53, 2.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 2  Full service carrier Vistara on Friday said that it will commence flight operations to Dubai from August 21, 2019. Dubai will, thereby, become the airline’s second international destination. Vistara is poised to inaugurate its international operations

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Trump raises China tariffs, Beijing slams move

Trump raises China tariffs, Beijing slams move

🕔18:52, 2.Aug 2019

Washington/Beijing, Aug 2: The development comes after the latest round of talks led by US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin with Chinese delegation headed by Vice Premier Liu He in Shanghai showed little sign of a

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Chandrayaan-2 orbit successfully raised for fourth time

Chandrayaan-2 orbit successfully raised for fourth time

🕔18:50, 2.Aug 2019

Chennai, Aug 2  The fourth orbit raising activity for India’s moon spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 was performed successfully at 3.27 p.m. on Friday, the ISRO said. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said the orbit of the Chandrayaan-2 was raised to 277

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Ayodhya mediation fails, SC to begin day-to-day hearing

Ayodhya mediation fails, SC to begin day-to-day hearing

🕔18:12, 2.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 2  The Supreme Court on Friday announced that the mediation proceedings on resolving the Ayodhya dispute have failed and no amicable solution was found and as a result, the apex court will begin day-to-day hearings from August

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WhatsApp rolls out ‘frequently forwarded’ feature in India

WhatsApp rolls out ‘frequently forwarded’ feature in India

🕔17:39, 2.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 2  WhatsApp has started rolling out the frequently forwarded messages feature on both Android as well as iOS apps to let users know if the message they have received has been forwarded over five times. This feature

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SBI posts Q1 profit of Rs 2,312 cr on lower provisioning

SBI posts Q1 profit of Rs 2,312 cr on lower provisioning

🕔17:38, 2.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 2  Riding on lower provisioning and improved asset quality, state-run State Bank of India SBI) on Friday reported a net profit of Rs 2,312 crore during the first quarter ending June against a net loss of Rs 4,876

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RS passes UAPA bill to tag individuals as terrorists

RS passes UAPA bill to tag individuals as terrorists

🕔16:10, 2.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) A Bill amending the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967, which allows the government to tag an individual as terrorist, was passed by the Rajya Sabha on Friday with a move by opposition parties to send it

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Doctors continue strike for 2nd day against NMC Bill

Doctors continue strike for 2nd day against NMC Bill

🕔15:08, 2.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 2  Resident doctors at various government hospitals in Delhi continued their strike for a second day on Friday, shutting down OPD and emergency services in protest against the National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill. Patients who thronged the

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Guruprasad Mohapatra assumes charge as DPIIT Secretary

Guruprasad Mohapatra assumes charge as DPIIT Secretary

🕔11:53, 2.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 2  Senior bureaucrat Guruprasad Mohapatra on Thursday assumed charge as the Secretary, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Prior to taking over as DPIIT Secretary, the Indian

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RBI’s higher interest rate a major reason for slowdown: RSS’ wing

RBI’s higher interest rate a major reason for slowdown: RSS’ wing

🕔11:47, 2.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 2  Swadeshi Jagran Manch, the economic wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has hit out at the Reserve Bank of India for not lowering rate of interest even when the inflation is down to 2 per cent,

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