Indian-Americans in Texas excited about Modi’s visit

Indian-Americans in Texas excited about Modi’s visit

🕔14:59, 30.Aug 2019

Houston (Texas), Aug 30  As Houston gets ready to host Indian Prime Minister Modi in a grand event at the Texas capitals landmark NRG Stadium, which is expected to be attended by 50,000 people, the Indian-American community is gearing up

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New India says ‘We Will’ rather than ‘Will We?’: PM

New India says ‘We Will’ rather than ‘Will We?’: PM

🕔14:55, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 30  Taking a leaf out of former US President Barack Obama’s famous “Yes we can” speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hailed the “new India” where people say “We will” rather than asking “Will we?”. “Five

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Lucknow girl to witness Chandrayaan-2 landing with PM

Lucknow girl to witness Chandrayaan-2 landing with PM

🕔14:52, 30.Aug 2019

Lucknow, Aug 30  Rashi Verma, a Class 10 student of Delhi Public School here, has been selected to witness the landing of Chandrayaan-2 on the Moon surface along with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Bengaluru on September 7. She has

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Indian Embassy in Jakarta celebrates bilateral tourism

Indian Embassy in Jakarta celebrates bilateral tourism

🕔13:46, 30.Aug 2019

Jakarta, Aug 30  The Embassy of India and the India Tourism Office, Singapore, held a Road Show and Indian Food Festival at Hotel Westin in Jakarta. The event was organised on Thursday as part of the ongoing celebration of the

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AI, cloud computing, drones in focus for better e-governance

AI, cloud computing, drones in focus for better e-governance

🕔13:43, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 30  Emerging technology, like blockchain technology, Artificial Intelligence, virtual reality, drones, cloud computing — are all on the table of the Narendra Modi government as it pushes ahead to realise the goal of better e-governance for citizens.

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REC’s 50th Annual General Meeting held at New Delhi

REC’s 50th Annual General Meeting held at New Delhi

🕔13:33, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, August 30:  The 50th Annual General Meeting of REC Limited was held on 29th August 2019 at New Delhi. Mr. Ajeet Kumar Agarwal, Chairman and Managing Director, REC while addressing the shareholders at the meeting said that the

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Solar Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations setup by BHEL on Delhi-Chandigarh Highway

Solar Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations setup by BHEL on Delhi-Chandigarh Highway

🕔13:30, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, August 30: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) is setting up a network of solar-based Electric Vehicle Chargers (SEVC) on the Delhi-Chandigarh Highway. Five charging stations in the series were inaugurated by Sh. Arvind Ganpat Sawant, Hon’ble Union Minister of Heavy Industries

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Trump cancels trip to Poland as hurricane nears

Trump cancels trip to Poland as hurricane nears

🕔07:56, 30.Aug 2019

Washington, Aug 30  US President Donald Trump said that he would skip his planned trip to Poland this weekend due to the hurricane that is approaching Florida. Trump made the announcement on Thursday afternoon at the White House, saying that

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High time Pak starts behaving like a normal neighbour: India

High time Pak starts behaving like a normal neighbour: India

🕔07:54, 30.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 30  Amid an alert sounded in Gujarat over a possible attack by Pakistan trained commandoes, India on Thursday said that it was high time that Pakistan started behaving like a “normal neighbour” instead of pushing terrorists into

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ONGC is the Best in Operational Performance: ICC PSE Excellence Awards 2018

ONGC is the Best in Operational Performance: ICC PSE Excellence Awards 2018

🕔05:05, 30.Aug 2019

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) Limited has been adjudged the Best in ‘Operational Performance Excellence’ in the Maharatna & Navaratna category, as per Indian Chamber of Commerce PSE Excellence Awards for 2018. The awards were judged by an independent

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HPCL bags ‘Best Navratna’ under Manufacturing Category at Dun & Bradstreet PSU Awards 2019

HPCL bags ‘Best Navratna’ under Manufacturing Category at Dun & Bradstreet PSU Awards 2019

🕔05:02, 30.Aug 2019

HPCL bags‘Best Navratna’ award in ‘Manufacturing Category’ at Dun & Bradstreet PSU Awards 2019 consecutively for second year in a row. The award ceremony was held on 22nd August, 2019 at New Delhi. The award winners were felicitated by Shri

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More measures coming to prop up economy : Sitharaman

More measures coming to prop up economy : Sitharaman

🕔19:03, 29.Aug 2019

Guwahati, Aug 29 (IANS) Noting that consumption needs a boost, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that more measures to accelerate economic growth are in the pipeline and would be announced in the coming weeks. She reiterated that spending on

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India online store first, retail outlet next : Apple

India online store first, retail outlet next : Apple

🕔18:52, 29.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Eager to see customers at its first India retail store, Apple on Thursday declared India its next growth hub — first by launching an exclusive online store and then its branded retail outlet later — as

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‘Railways self sufficient in LHB coach production’

‘Railways self sufficient in LHB coach production’

🕔18:50, 29.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Indian Railways has become “self sufficient” in the production of modern LHB coaches to provide more safer travel to passengers, Railway Board member Rajesh Agarwal said on Thursday. Speaking at the Rail India Conference and Expo

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Govt determined to privatise Air India : Puri

Govt determined to privatise Air India : Puri

🕔18:49, 29.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Union Minister for Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday said that the government is determined to privatise flag carrier Air India. Puri said the first meeting of the alternative mechanism set up for Air India

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Digital payments growing in India at 12.7% CAGR : KPMG

Digital payments growing in India at 12.7% CAGR : KPMG

🕔18:47, 29.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Digital payments in India are witnessing thriving growth with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.7 per cent in the number of non-cash transactions, global advisory KPMG said on Thursday. A KPMG report said that

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Global apparel and footwear brands join the Life and Building Safety (LABS) Initiative in India and Vietnam

Global apparel and footwear brands join the Life and Building Safety (LABS) Initiative in India and Vietnam

🕔13:35, 29.Aug 2019

— LABS is designed to protect workers from structural, fire, and electrical safety risks in apparel and footwear producing factories — Major brands including Bestseller, Gap Inc., PVH, Target, VF Corp., and Walmart participate in the LABS Initiative — New

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CBDT chief P.C. Mody gets 1-year extension

CBDT chief P.C. Mody gets 1-year extension

🕔13:29, 29.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 29  Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman P.C. Mody has been given a 1-year extension that will follow his superannuation on August 31. The move is aimed at ensuring continuity at the top post so that

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Yogi govt’s extra vigil to curb corruption in UP

Yogi govt’s extra vigil to curb corruption in UP

🕔13:27, 29.Aug 2019

Lucknow, Aug 29  To curb corruption in transfer postings and awarding of contracts, the Uttar Pradesh government is all set to adopt strict measures which include keeping a tight vigil on all ministers and their departments. The vigil will be

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Modi’s leadership has given momentum to economy: Javadekar

Modi’s leadership has given momentum to economy: Javadekar

🕔13:25, 29.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 29  Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Thursday said policy paralysis never allows sustainable growth and Modi’s leadership has given a momentum to the economy. “Decisive leadership gives real support and real

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