DVC celebrated “The 73rd Independence Day”

DVC celebrated “The 73rd Independence Day”

🕔18:02, 16.Aug 2019

The 73rd Independence Day was celebrated by Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) on 15th August 2019 across the Valley. At DVC Hqs., Kolkata, Dr. P.K. Mukhopadhyay, Member-Secretary, DVC hoisted the National Tri-Colour and took salute of CISF contingent followed by soulful

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Government may receive first tranche of RBI surplus this calendar

Government may receive first tranche of RBI surplus this calendar

🕔18:00, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  The Finance Ministry is likely to receive the first tranche of the RBI’s surplus money towards December after its central board discusses and approves the report finalised by the Bimal Jalan panel. The six-member panel led

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India to build closer ties with Baltic nations with Naidu visit

India to build closer ties with Baltic nations with Naidu visit

🕔17:59, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  In keeping with the government’s priority to boost ties with small nations, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu will visit the three Baltic countries of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia from August 17-21 in the first such high-level

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Jaishankar in talks with US Dy Secy Sullivan

Jaishankar in talks with US Dy Secy Sullivan

🕔17:55, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar and visiting US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan on Friday sat down for talks to take forward the “deep convergences” in the India-US strategic ties, with both sides focussing on

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TRAI seeks relook at caps on channel discounts

TRAI seeks relook at caps on channel discounts

🕔15:07, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued a consultation paper to re-look at imposing restrictions on discounts offered by broadcasters on channel bouquets after the implementation of the new regulatory framework for cable and

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Gold near record high on recession warnings

Gold near record high on recession warnings

🕔15:06, 16.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 16  Gold prices surged to near-record high levels yet again on Friday as renewed fears of a possible recession led investors to run for safe haven assets like gold. Gold prices had earlier fell sharply from its record

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Massive decline in India in coal power project lending: Report

Massive decline in India in coal power project lending: Report

🕔14:00, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  A financial assessment on Friday revealed a massive 90 per cent decline in coal power investment in India in 2018 compared to the previous year. The report looks at coal and renewable energy project finance made

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Vajpayee statue to be unveiled in Lucknow on Dec 25

Vajpayee statue to be unveiled in Lucknow on Dec 25

🕔13:46, 16.Aug 2019

Lucknow, Aug 16  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday announced that a statue of late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be unveiled here on December 25. Adityanath made the announcement at a function here where he also

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Hero MotoCorp stops production for 4 days

Hero MotoCorp stops production for 4 days

🕔13:00, 16.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 16  Hero MotoCorp, the country’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, on Friday said that their manufacturing facilities will be closed for four days (August 15 to 18) owing to “demand scenario”. Hero MotoCorp indicated it is undergoing a stressful period

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Situation in J&K to improve in few days: Centre

Situation in J&K to improve in few days: Centre

🕔12:59, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  The Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir will improve over the next few days. The submission came before a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi who was

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Modi to address ‘Ganga Sammelan’ in UP

Modi to address ‘Ganga Sammelan’ in UP

🕔11:10, 16.Aug 2019

Kanpur, Aug 16  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the ‘Ganga Sammelan’ in Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur that will focus on cleaning of the Ganga river from Gomukh in Uttarakhand to Ganga Sagar in West Bengal. Though the date of the

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President to visit Jaitley at AIIMS

President to visit Jaitley at AIIMS

🕔11:09, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  President Ram Nath Kovind will on Friday visit former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) where he has been undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit (ICU). Jaitley was

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Tributes paid to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

Tributes paid to Vajpayee on his first death anniversary

🕔11:05, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and numerous other Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders on Friday paid tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death anniversary. The leaders, including BJP

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Panama City celebrates 500th anniversary

Panama City celebrates 500th anniversary

🕔07:43, 16.Aug 2019

Panama City, Aug 16  Panama City, the first Spanish settlement on the Pacific coast of North America, celebrated its 500th anniversary with an enormous cake for 4,500 people reminiscent of the ruins of the city that Spaniard Pedro Arias Davila

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PM Modi greets nation on ‘Sanskrit Day’

PM Modi greets nation on ‘Sanskrit Day’

🕔07:32, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the people on the occasion of ‘Sanskrit Day’ on Thursday. Modi tweeted in Sanskrit as he highlighted the significance of the ancient language. “My greetings to all citizens. We are proud

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ONGC investing Rs 83,000 cr in 25 projects: CMD

ONGC investing Rs 83,000 cr in 25 projects: CMD

🕔07:31, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  Diversified energy major ONGC is investing around Rs 83,000 crore in 25 major projects. “15 of these projects are under execution and will directly contribute to oil and gas production,” said ONGC Chairman and Managing Director

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Kite threads delay Delhi Metro service on Blue line

Kite threads delay Delhi Metro service on Blue line

🕔07:29, 16.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 16  After excessive kite threads led to the tripping of overhead electrification, Delhi Metro service on Blue line was delayed on Thursday between Subhash Nagar and Rajouri Garden stations. The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in its

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NLCIL has admirably increased its Power Generation Capacity from 3240 MW to 5193 MW

NLCIL has admirably increased its Power Generation Capacity from 3240 MW to 5193 MW

🕔21:27, 15.Aug 2019

The 73rd Independence Day of the Nation was celebrated at NLCIL with great fervour and enthusiasm.  Shri Rakesh Kumar, CMD, NLCIL garlanded the bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the Township Administration Office premises and inaugurated the day long celebrations. Later,

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PM reviews economy with Sitharaman

PM reviews economy with Sitharaman

🕔21:21, 15.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 15 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took stock of the prevailing economic situation of the country with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday. Official sources, however, said such meetings are routine, emphasising that any stimulus would

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Air India to get grounded aircraft airborne by October

Air India to get grounded aircraft airborne by October

🕔21:19, 15.Aug 2019

New Delhi/Mumbai, Aug 15  As Air India plans to commence flight operations to Africa and Canada, the flag carrier is hopeful that all 19 of its grounded aircraft will rejoin the fleet by October. Accordingly, the airline’s engineering department has

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