Repair all roads by November 15, orders UP CM

Repair all roads by November 15, orders UP CM

🕔11:17, 18.Oct 2019

Lucknow, Oct 18  A visibly upset Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has asked the state Public Works Department (PWD) to ensure that all roads are repaired by November 15. The PWD portfolio in the state is held by Deputy Chief Minister

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SC orders transfer of NRC state coordinator to Madhya Pradesh

SC orders transfer of NRC state coordinator to Madhya Pradesh

🕔11:15, 18.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 18  The Supreme Court on Friday ordered inter-cadre transfer of NRC state coordinator Prateek Hajela to Madhya Pradesh on deputation. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi directed the government to notify his transfer within seven

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Several places in Haryana, UP even more polluted than Delhi

Several places in Haryana, UP even more polluted than Delhi

🕔07:23, 18.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 18  While Delhi hogs all the attention for its high air pollution, there are towns and cities in the vicinity of the national capital which have even higher pollution levels. To be clear, the air quality index

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Rajnath to inaugurate bridge on all-weather road to LAC post

Rajnath to inaugurate bridge on all-weather road to LAC post

🕔07:22, 18.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 18  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will next week inaugurate a bridge in northern Ladakh that will ease movement of troops to the border sector of Daulat Beg Oldi, where a 21-day military standoff between India and China

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State-run SJVNL pays Rs 844.91 cr dividend to shareholders

State-run SJVNL pays Rs 844.91 cr dividend to shareholders

🕔07:20, 18.Oct 2019

Shimla, Oct 18  Hydropower major Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL), a joint venture between the Central and the Himachal Pradesh governments, has paid a total dividend of Rs 844.91 crore to its shareholders for 2018-19, the company said on

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New Brexit deal widely welcomed by Irish side

New Brexit deal widely welcomed by Irish side

🕔07:18, 18.Oct 2019

Dublin, Oct 18  The new Brexit deal that has been reached between the European Union (EU) and the British government is widely welcomed by the Irish side, reported local media. Ireland’s national radio and TV broadcaster RTE on Thursday quoted

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2-wheelers exempt from odd-even, Rs 4K fine on violations

2-wheelers exempt from odd-even, Rs 4K fine on violations

🕔07:17, 18.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 18 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday listed out dos and don’ts for the Odd-Even scheme, which is going to be implemented from November 4 to 15, saying while two-wheelers will be exempted from the scheme, the

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Rakesh Misri takes over as Director Marketing of HPCL

Rakesh Misri takes over as Director Marketing of HPCL

🕔18:13, 17.Oct 2019

Shri Rakesh Misri took over as Director-Marketing of HPCLon October 17, 2019.  Prior to his appointment as Director-Marketing, Shri Misri was Executive Director-Marketing Coordination in HPCL. A Gold Medalist in Civil Engineering from REC Srinagar (now NIT Srinagar), Shri Misri

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Volvo launches its first electric car XC40 Recharge

Volvo launches its first electric car XC40 Recharge

🕔18:02, 17.Oct 2019

Los Angeles, Oct 17  Swedish luxury car-maker Volvo has introduced its first ever fully electric car, the XC40 Recharge that comes with a brand new infotainment system powered by Googles Android operating system. The company did not reveal the price

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DMRC to upgrade to eight-coach metro fleet by March 2021

DMRC to upgrade to eight-coach metro fleet by March 2021

🕔17:59, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17  In a bid to accommodate the increasing footfalls, Delhi Metro plans to convert all six-coach trains to eight-coach ones by March 2021 and press them into service on the Red, Yellow and Blue Lines. Currently, both

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Delhi govt hiring extra buses for Odd-Even days

Delhi govt hiring extra buses for Odd-Even days

🕔17:58, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17  The Delhi Cabinet on Thursday decided to hire 2,000 extra buses to ensure enough public transport from November 4 to 15 during the Odd-Even scheme days. The Cabinet, chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, approved the

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NBCC submits revised plan on Jaypee projects to SC

NBCC submits revised plan on Jaypee projects to SC

🕔12:53, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17 The National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) on Thursday submitted a revised proposal to complete the stalled projects of Jaypee Infratech. The proposal was later handed back to the NBCC counsel. The homebuyers’ counsel urged the top court

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1,169 candidates in fray for 90 seats in Haryana

1,169 candidates in fray for 90 seats in Haryana

🕔12:52, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17  Some 1,169 candidates are in the fray for the 90 seats in the Haryana Assembly elections scheduled for October 21. The main contest is between the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which has set

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Piyush Goyal invites filmakers to promote cinema on trains

Piyush Goyal invites filmakers to promote cinema on trains

🕔12:50, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17 Minister of Railways and Commerce Piyush Goyal has lauded the novel idea of Indian Railways to invite filmmakers to promote their cinema projects on trains. The minister has also invited more filmmakers to use the medium of

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PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina invited for Ind-Ban Test in Kolkata

PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina invited for Ind-Ban Test in Kolkata

🕔12:43, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17 If all goes as per plan, the Kolkata Test between India and Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens could see the Prime Ministers of the two countries in attendance. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh

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Italy offers to host UN food systems summit in 2021

Italy offers to host UN food systems summit in 2021

🕔07:40, 17.Oct 2019

Rome, Oct 17  Italy wants to host a planned United Nations summit on food systems in 2021, Premier Giuseppe Conte said on Wednesday in a keynote speech at the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation’s headquarters here. “I am extremely proud

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Parliament’s winter session likely to be held Nov 18-Dec 13

Parliament’s winter session likely to be held Nov 18-Dec 13

🕔07:38, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17  The winter session of Parliament is likely to be held from November 18 to December 13. A meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA), headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, was held on Wednesday

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Secretary (DHI) inaugurates 1900 kg capacity metal-cutting gas plant, at BHEL’s Bhopal unit

Secretary (DHI) inaugurates 1900 kg capacity metal-cutting gas plant, at BHEL’s Bhopal unit

🕔16:12, 16.Oct 2019

October 16: A 1900 kg capacity metal-cutting gas plant, set up at BHEL’s Bhopal unit, was inaugurated today by Dr. A.R. Sihag, Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry (DHI), Govt. of India in the presence of Dr. Nalin Shinghal, Chairman and

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Anil Kapoor appointed Director (HR), BHEL

Anil Kapoor appointed Director (HR), BHEL

🕔11:10, 16.Oct 2019

New Delhi, October 16: On his appointment as Director on the Board of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Mr. Anil Kapoor, 57, has assumed charge as Director (Human Resources) of the Public Sector engineering and manufacturing enterprise. Prior to this,

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ONGC Videsh makes two new discoveries in Colombia and Brazil

ONGC Videsh makes two new discoveries in Colombia and Brazil

🕔09:11, 16.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 16 ONGC Videsh has recorded discoveries of oil in its onshore exploration block CPO-5, Colombia in the Llanos basin and major gas in the deep offshore exploration block BM-SEAL-4, Brazil in the Sergipe Alagoas Basin. Well Sol-1,

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