Ministry to issue norms this week for NBFC asset buy scheme

Ministry to issue norms this week for NBFC asset buy scheme

🕔18:55, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  The Department of Financial Services (DFS) will issue the norms for the one-time partial credit guarantee scheme for public sector banks (PSBs) to purchase high-rated pooled assets of financially sound non-banking finance companies (NBFCs), a senior

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Microsoft launches new Azure Security Lab in Las Vegas

Microsoft launches new Azure Security Lab in Las Vegas

🕔13:40, 6.Aug 2019

San Francisco, Aug 6  To let researchers test its Cloud security services better, Microsoft has launched its Azure Security Lab in Las Vegas which would give experts a sandbox-like safe environment for their experiments. At the Black Hat USA conference

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J&K: Army Commander Northern Command chairs high-level core group meet

J&K: Army Commander Northern Command chairs high-level core group meet

🕔13:39, 6.Aug 2019

Udhampur (J&K), Aug 6  In the backdrop of the prevailing situation in Jammu & Kashmir (J&K), General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Northern Command, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh chaired a meeting of the Core Group of Intelligence and Security agencies in

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Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR, traffic snarls at many places

Heavy rains lash Delhi-NCR, traffic snarls at many places

🕔13:37, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  Heavy rain lashed Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) on Tuesday, leading to massive traffic snarls at various places. While some parts of the capital city received heavy rainfall, others only witnessed a drizzle. In

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We will give up our lives for J&K: Amit Shah

We will give up our lives for J&K: Amit Shah

🕔13:35, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6 Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday dared the Congress to make its stand clear on the Kashmir issue and asserted that government leaders were ready to sacrifice their lives for the state. He read out the article

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HPCL sweeps CC Excellence Awards at SCOPE Summit

HPCL sweeps CC Excellence Awards at SCOPE Summit

🕔13:30, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi : 06.08.2019: In a major sweep, HPCL bagged 6 awards out of 12 categories of the SCOPE Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2019 Awards in a glittering function held in SCOPE Complex, New Delhi. HPCL emerged as the Winner of

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Harish Madhav takes over as Director Finance on the Board of Oil India Limited

Harish Madhav takes over as Director Finance on the Board of Oil India Limited

🕔13:26, 6.Aug 2019

Harish Madhav has taken over as Director Finance on the Board of Oil India Limited on 2ndAug. 2019.He would be succeeding Smt. Rupshikha Saikia Borah who superannuated from the company on 28th Feb 2019. Earlier, Shri Madhav was Executive Director

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K. Sreekant assumes charge of CMD POWERGRID

K. Sreekant assumes charge of CMD POWERGRID

🕔13:18, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, 6th August K. Sreekant has assumed the charge of Chairman and Managing Director of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID) on  5th August, 2019. Prior to taking up this assignment, he was serving as Director (Finance) POWERGRID.

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Trump accuses China of currency manipulation after yuan’s plunge

Trump accuses China of currency manipulation after yuan’s plunge

🕔11:25, 6.Aug 2019

Washington, Aug 6  US President Donald Trump has accused China of engaging in “currency manipulation” after the yuan broke below the level of seven yuan per dollar, a situation that has not occurred since 2008, and he urged the Federal

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Eastern Economic Forum 2019 to have 50 business events

Eastern Economic Forum 2019 to have 50 business events

🕔10:24, 6.Aug 2019

Vladivostok (Russia), Aug 6  With focus on accelerating economic growth in Russia’s far eastern region, around 50 business events, including panel discussions and roundtables, have been scheduled as part of the 5th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) to be held here

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RBI imposes monetary penalty on eleven banks

RBI imposes monetary penalty on eleven banks

🕔10:23, 6.Aug 2019

Mumbai, Aug 6  The Reserve Bank of India imposed monetary penalty on eleven banks for non-compliance with provisions of “Frauds classification and reporting by commercial banks and select FIs”. Individually, the penalty on 11 banks ranges from Rs 1.5 crore

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N.Korea fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles: Seoul

N.Korea fires 2 short-range ballistic missiles: Seoul

🕔10:21, 6.Aug 2019

Seoul, Aug 6 North Korea fired two projectiles believed to be short-range ballistic missiles into the East Sea on Tuesday, South Korea’s military said, in an apparent show of force against the ongoing joint military exercise between Seoul and Washington that

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Gold prices touch all-time high amid trade, J&K tensions

Gold prices touch all-time high amid trade, J&K tensions

🕔07:15, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  Gold saw a sharp surge in demand as a safe haven asset which pushed the precious metal to an all-time high of Rs 37,347 per 10 grams on Monday amid growing trade tensions between US and

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Hero MotoCorp starts home delivery of two-wheelers

Hero MotoCorp starts home delivery of two-wheelers

🕔07:14, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  In a first, two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp has started home delivery of two-wheelers in select cities. According to the company, the first-of-its-kind initiative in the two-wheeler industry, is currently available at a nominal charge in three

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Internal matter, India explains K-move to P-5

Internal matter, India explains K-move to P-5 Updated

🕔07:13, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  India has conveyed to foreign envoys, including five permanent members of the UN Security Council (P-5) that the decision to abrogate Article 370 and split the state of Jammu and Kashmir into two are an “internal”

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Jaishankar to visit Beijing ahead of Modi-Xi informal summit

Jaishankar to visit Beijing ahead of Modi-Xi informal summit

🕔07:13, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar will pay a three-day visit to China from Aug 11, as both sides prepare for the second informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping in India

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LS passes Bill to increase number of Supreme Court judges

LS passes Bill to increase number of Supreme Court judges

🕔07:08, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  The Lok Sabha on Monday passed, by voice vote, a bill to increase the number of Supreme Court judges from 30 to 33 in view of nearly 60,000 pending cases in the apex court. The Supreme

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Article 35A discriminated against women, Dalits: Government

Article 35A discriminated against women, Dalits: Government

🕔20:11, 5.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 5  Schedule Castes Valmikis from Punjab, West Pakistan refugees, Gorkhas and women living in Jammu and Kashmir for the past six decades were suffering as they were not treated as residents of the state, the government said

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How India’s new UTs J&K, Ladakh will function

How India’s new UTs J&K, Ladakh will function

🕔18:28, 5.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 5  The Centre on Monday revoked Article 370 of the Constitution which gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir and brought in the J&K Reorganisation Bill 2019 which splits the state into two Union Territories: Jammu and

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India takes up with Bangladesh on new cross-border waterway

India takes up with Bangladesh on new cross-border waterway

🕔18:26, 5.Aug 2019

Agartala, Aug 5  The Centre has taken up with the Bangladesh government on the issue of approval of a new waterway between Tripura and Cumilla in the eastern part of that country, a Union Minister said on Monday. Minister of

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