The Q India launches on ZEE5

The Q India launches on ZEE5

🕔19:28, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  QYOU Media announced it has launched its flagship network, The Q India on ZEE5, the OTT platform of media company Zee Entertainment. ZEE5 marks the sixth major platform launch for The Q India and the second

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IndiGo to launch direct Kolkata-Silchar flight on Sept 20

IndiGo to launch direct Kolkata-Silchar flight on Sept 20

🕔19:26, 7.Aug 2019

Kolkata, Aug 7  Low-cost airline IndiGo will launch two daily non-stop flights on the Kolkata-Silchar route on September 20, which will enhance mobility, trade and tourism in the region. According to a company statement on Wednesday, Silchar will be IndiGo’s

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Sushma Swaraj’s tweets built bridges, won hearts

Sushma Swaraj’s tweets built bridges, won hearts

🕔19:19, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who earned praise from people cutting across political inclinations for her passion to serve Indians, effectively used social media, particularly Twitter, to help people in distress. “Even if you are

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Sushma Swaraj cremated with full state honours

Sushma Swaraj cremated with full state honours

🕔19:14, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  The last rites of former External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj were held at the Dayanand crematiorum on Lodhi Road here with full state honours. The 67-year-old veteran BJP leader Sushma Swaraj passed away on Tuesday night

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SBI lowers lending rates by 15 bps after 4th straight RBI cut

SBI lowers lending rates by 15 bps after 4th straight RBI cut

🕔19:11, 7.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 7  The State Bank of India (SBI), the country’s largest lender by assets, here on Wednesday cut the benchmark lending rates by 15 basis points (bps) across tenors, shortly after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) slashed interest

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Despite RBI cuts, consumers yet to benefit as transmission slow

Despite RBI cuts, consumers yet to benefit as transmission slow

🕔19:09, 7.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 7  In a bid to boost demand and growth, the RBI’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) on Wednesday announced 35 bps cut in repo rate, which eventually is expected to be transmitted to retail loans. However, a look at

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Air hostesses to give flight-like service on board Vande Bharat Exp

Air hostesses to give flight-like service on board Vande Bharat Exp

🕔19:08, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  After its high-tech interiors and tasty meals, now the superfast Delhi-Varanasi Vande Bharat Express will have smartly-turned out ‘airhostesses’ on board handing out food to passengers. Indian Railways has hired over 34 ‘airhostesses and flight stewards’

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HPCL Has Recorded Net Profit Of Rs 811 crore During Q1 19-20

HPCL Has Recorded Net Profit Of Rs 811 crore During Q1 19-20

🕔18:54, 7.Aug 2019

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) has recorded Profit After Tax (PAT) of ₹ 811crore during April-June 2019 as against ₹ 1,719 crore during April-June 2018. Gross sales for the quarter is ₹ 74,530 croreas compared to ₹ 72,923 crore during

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NHPC invites applications for 2nd batch of NHPC Sports Scholarship Scheme for upcoming sportspersons

NHPC invites applications for 2nd batch of NHPC Sports Scholarship Scheme for upcoming sportspersons

🕔18:47, 7.Aug 2019

NHPC has invited applications for the 2nd batch of “NHPC Sports Scholarship Scheme for Upcoming Sportspersons” in 5 sports namely Football, Kabbadi, Boxing, Wrestling and Para Sports. These Scholarships are aimed to be given to promising young players between the

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J&K likely to have domicile requirement for purchase of land

J&K likely to have domicile requirement for purchase of land

🕔14:29, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  Against the background of various apprehensions in Jammu and Kashmir after abolition of Article 370’s applicability, the Central government is likely to put in place a provision of ‘domicile’ requirement for various purposes like purchase of

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Yogi’s new scheme for cow welfare to generate jobs

Yogi’s new scheme for cow welfare to generate jobs

🕔13:54, 7.Aug 2019

Lucknow, Aug 7  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has come up with a new scheme for the welfare of stray cattle that will also help generate employment opportunities. The state government has approved the “Mukhya Mantri Be-sahara Gau-Vansh Sahbhagita

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Swaraj’s body being shifted to BJP headquarters

Swaraj’s body being shifted to BJP headquarters

🕔13:53, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  The mortal remains of BJP leader Sushma Swaraj is being shifted to the party headquarters here on Wednesday, after being kept at her residence since the previous night. According to sources close to the family, the

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RBI booster dose: Key rates slashed; loans to get cheaper

RBI booster dose: Key rates slashed; loans to get cheaper

🕔13:06, 7.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 7  To shore up slackening growth, the Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday broke with convention by reducing its key lending rates by 35 basis points which is expected to make home and auto loans cheaper and rev-up

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Sushma Swaraj: A people’s politician (Obituary)

Sushma Swaraj: A people’s politician (Obituary)

🕔11:52, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Just a few hours before she collapsed and died, former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had tweeted her thanks to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for revoking Article 370 on Jammu and Kashmir. “Thank you Prime Minister.

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Diplomats call Sushma Swaraj a true and great friend

Diplomats call Sushma Swaraj a true and great friend

🕔11:47, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  The demise of former External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj is not only being mourned by political leaders in India but also by the diplomats of other countries. Several envoys visited her residence today to pay her

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President, PM pay tributes to Sushma Swaraj

President, PM pay tributes to Sushma Swaraj

🕔10:51, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday visited former Union Minister Sushma Swaraj’s residence to pay her their last respect. A visibly upset Modi was seen paying an emotional tribute to Sushma

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Our data is compromised every day: Know how to secure it

Our data is compromised every day: Know how to secure it

🕔10:49, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  From Cambridge Analytica to Marriott Starwood hotels leaking user data that hit millions of users, serious data breaches have highlighted the importance of protecting personal data from time to time. Cambridge Analytica had 5,000 data points

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Swaraj ‘extraordinary woman, leader’: UNGA President

Swaraj ‘extraordinary woman, leader’: UNGA President

🕔10:25, 7.Aug 2019

New York, Aug 7  UN General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa has hailed India’s former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj as “an extraordinary woman and leader.” “Saddened by the news of the passing of @SushmaSwaraj, an extraordinary woman & leader

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Delhi announces state mourning for its 1st woman CM

Delhi announces state mourning for its 1st woman CM

🕔10:21, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  The Delhi government on Wednesday declared a two-day state mourning on the demise of the city’s first woman Chief Minister Sushma Swaraj. Announcing the same, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted: “Sushmaji was former CM of

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Glorious chapter in politics ends, says Modi on Sushma’s death

Glorious chapter in politics ends, says Modi on Sushma’s death

🕔07:20, 7.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 7  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday condoled the death of former Union Minister Sushma Swaraj, who passed away at AIIMS here, terming it a “personal loss” and recalling her stint as External Affairs Minister when she

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