PM Modi’s US visit to be agenda-heavy, CEO meet planned

PM Modi’s US visit to be agenda-heavy, CEO meet planned

🕔07:34, 20.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 19  Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s upcoming trip to the US is set to be agenda-heavy with many issues figuring in the list of business. Apart from bilateral discussion with US President Donald Trump, the Indian Premier is

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Odisha, ECoR sign MoU to develop Bhubaneswar railway station

Odisha, ECoR sign MoU to develop Bhubaneswar railway station

🕔07:33, 20.Sep 2019

Bhubaneswar, Sep 20  The Odisha government and the East Cost Railway (ECoR) here on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the Rs 840 crore Bhubaneswar railway station multi-modal hub project. ECoR Divisional Railway Manager Sashikant Singh signed the

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RBI revises norms for concurrent audit of banks

RBI revises norms for concurrent audit of banks

🕔07:31, 20.Sep 2019

Mumbai, Sep 20  The Reserve Bank of India has revised the norms of concurrent audit of banks whereby the apex bank has capped the term for concurrent auditors at three years. Concurrent audit aims at shortening the interval between a

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Gujarat HC clears land acquisition for bullet train

Gujarat HC clears land acquisition for bullet train

🕔07:29, 20.Sep 2019

Ahmedabad, Sep 19 The Gujarat High Court on Thursday gave clearance to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious bullet train project as it rejected over 59 out of 61 petitions filed by farmers against the land acquisition process and “inadequate” compensation. A

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Drought-hit families in Bihar get Rs 3,000 each

Drought-hit families in Bihar get Rs 3,000 each

🕔07:27, 20.Sep 2019

Patna, Sep 20  The Bihar government has provided an assistance of Rs 3,000 to every family in the state affected by drought-like conditions. The amount was deposited through Direct Benefit Transfer method. In the first phase of the distribution programme,

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Delhi is first state to have 95 pc CNG-powered industries

Delhi is first state to have 95 pc CNG-powered industries

🕔07:26, 20.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 20  About 95 per cent of the oil-driven industry in Delhi has been shifted its operations to CNG, making the national capital first city to do so, according to a report submitted by the Delhi Dialogue Commission

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No MSME loans as NPA in FY20 fiscal, PSBs to hold loan melas: FM

No MSME loans as NPA in FY20 fiscal, PSBs to hold loan melas: FM

🕔07:00, 20.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 20  In a public outreach exercise, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said public sector banks will organise credit “shamiana meetings” in 400 districts beginning October 3 to provide loans to NBFCs and retail borrowers, including homebuyers

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NLCIL SETTING UP A COLLABORATIVE INNOVATION INCUBATION CENTRE

NLCIL SETTING UP A COLLABORATIVE INNOVATION INCUBATION CENTRE

🕔05:26, 20.Sep 2019

An MoU was signed between NLC India Limited and Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore, to set up an Innovation and Incubation Centre for helping the young innovators in specific focus areas aimed to develop the core business activities of

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BPCL Sweeps Swachhata Pakhwada Awards conferred by MOP&NG

BPCL Sweeps Swachhata Pakhwada Awards conferred by MOP&NG

🕔05:23, 20.Sep 2019

The resounding performance of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd., during the recent Swachhata Pakhwada in July 2019 has won it the “First place” among Oil & Gas PSUs and offices. The “Swachhata Pakhwada Puraskar” for 1st -15th July 2019 was presented

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IB busts ISI ‘honey-trap’ used in luring Indian personnel

IB busts ISI ‘honey-trap’ used in luring Indian personnel

🕔20:36, 19.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 19 In a major breakthrough, Indian intelligence agencies have busted a “call centre” being run by the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) of Pakistan in Jhelum city, 116 km from Islamabad. The call centre, a major counter-intelligence hub of

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Help make Kashmir a ‘paradise again’ : PM Modi

Help make Kashmir a ‘paradise again’ : PM Modi

🕔20:28, 19.Sep 2019

Nashik (Maharashtra), Sep 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Thursday that the BJP government had kept its promise and integrated Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh into India, and appealed to the people to help make it “a paradise

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R.K.S. Bhadauria appointed next IAF chief

R.K.S. Bhadauria appointed next IAF chief

🕔18:01, 19.Sep 2019

The government on Thursday appointed Air Marshal RKS Bhadauria as the new chief of Indian Air Force. RKS Bhadauria, who is currently vice chief of air staff, will take over the post of chief of Air staff after his predecessor

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Taj under full moon to attract many more visitors

Taj under full moon to attract many more visitors

🕔17:54, 19.Sep 2019

Agra, Sep 19  Come the next full moon in October, many more Taj Mahal lovers will be able to view the iconic 17th century monument to eternal love from a spot across the Yamuna river that has been newly developed

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PM Modi’s US visit from September 21-27

PM Modi’s US visit from September 21-27

🕔17:44, 19.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 19  Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting the US September 21-27, during which he will address the ‘Howdy Modi’ mega diaspora event in Houston, to be also attended by US President Donald Trump, and he will also

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Heavy rains likely in Mumbai, schools shut

Heavy rains likely in Mumbai, schools shut

🕔15:53, 19.Sep 2019

Mumbai, Sep 19 Heavy rains have been forecast for Mumbai, Thane and other parts of the Konkan, officials said here on Thursday. As a precautionery measure Education Minister Ashish Shelar declared a holiday for all schools and junior colleges in

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6.1-magnitude quake strikes off Indonesia

6.1-magnitude quake strikes off Indonesia

🕔15:50, 19.Sep 2019

Jakarta, Sep 19  An earthquake measuring 6.1-magnitude rocked Indonesia’s East Java province on Thursday, but was not a potential for tsunami, an official at the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency said. The quake rocked at 2.06 p.m. with an epicenter at

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Amazon India gears up for festival season

Amazon India gears up for festival season

🕔15:49, 19.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 19  Gearing up for the festival season, Amazon India has increased the number of its fashion brands from 21,000 to 34,000. “Amazon is offering more than 8.7 million fashion products to its customers this year and has

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Paytm invests Rs 250 crore to boost its travel business

Paytm invests Rs 250 crore to boost its travel business

🕔15:03, 19.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 19  Digital payments firm Paytm on Thursday announced to invest Rs 250 crore in its travel business over the next six months to scale up product and technology team and set up new business verticals. According to

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Google in pact with UK publisher Archant to boost local news

Google in pact with UK publisher Archant to boost local news

🕔15:01, 19.Sep 2019

London, Sep 19  In a bid to build a sustainable digital model for local news, Google has entered into a three-year partnership with UK publisher Archant for Project Neon which will target up to three communities, identified as being currently

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Telangana announces 28% profit share for Singareni workers

Telangana announces 28% profit share for Singareni workers

🕔15:00, 19.Sep 2019

Hyderabad, Sep 19  The Telangana government on Thursday announced a 28 per cent share in the profit of Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL) to its employees for 2018-19. Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao announced in the state legislative Assembly that

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