India receives first Rafale fighter in France

India receives first Rafale fighter in France

🕔19:58, 8.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 8 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh formally received the first of the 36 Rafale fighter jets in France on the occasion of Dussehra which is being celebrated across India on Tuesday. The fighter jet was handed over at

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BPCL privatisation: Past challenges push govt to get fresh legal opinion

BPCL privatisation: Past challenges push govt to get fresh legal opinion

🕔19:49, 8.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 8 It may still be a long road ahead for privatisation of public sector oil refiner Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL). The possibility of legal challenge over any plan to sell the government stake in the oil

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PRESIDENT’S DUSSEHRA GREETINGS

PRESIDENT’S DUSSEHRA GREETINGS

🕔07:17, 8.Oct 2019

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind has sent his greetings to his fellow citizens on the eve of Dussehra.  In a message, the President has said, “On the auspicious occasion of Vijayadashmi, I extend my warm greetings and

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EDMC starts trial run of Krishna Nagar pedestrianisation

EDMC starts trial run of Krishna Nagar pedestrianisation

🕔07:14, 8.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 8  The East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on Monday started the trial run of pedestrianisation and parking management of Krishna Nagar Lal Quarter Market. The trial run is being conducted between 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. from

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Tax dept kicks off e-assessment with 58,000 cases

Tax dept kicks off e-assessment with 58,000 cases

🕔07:12, 8.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 8  Seeking to shift completely to online mode, the Income Tax (I-T) department on Monday said it had taken up 58,322 returns for e-assessment doing away with the need for personal appearance of a taxpayer or submission

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Samsung heir in India, likely to meet Modi, Mukesh Ambani

Samsung heir in India, likely to meet Modi, Mukesh Ambani

🕔07:11, 8.Oct 2019

Mumbai, Oct 8  Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong is currently in India, provoking speculation that the South Korean tech giant may make further investments to expand its presence in the country, industry sources said on Monday. Lee is likely

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EIL to soon start work on $1.2bn Mongolian refinery project

EIL to soon start work on $1.2bn Mongolian refinery project

🕔07:10, 8.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 8  Decks have been cleared for state-owned Engineers India Ltd (EIL) to begin construction of a petrochemical refinery in Mongolia. EIL, a PSU under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, is the project management consultant for

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US begins troop withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria

US begins troop withdrawal from Turkey’s border in Syria

🕔07:08, 8.Oct 2019

Damascus, Oct 8  The US on Monday pulled out forces from observation points in northeastern Syria along the borderline with Turkey amid threats by Ankara to launch a military campaign against the US-backed Kurdish forces, a war monitor reported. The

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Shah calls high-level meet to review security situation

Shah calls high-level meet to review security situation

🕔07:07, 8.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 8  Union Home Minister Amit Shah has called a high-level meeting of the police chiefs of all the states and central armed forces to review the security situation as well as examine the progress of concerned states

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CBI files FIR against Pawan Hans Ltd officials for fraud

CBI files FIR against Pawan Hans Ltd officials for fraud

🕔07:00, 8.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 8  The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered a case against officials of state-run Pawan Hans Ltd, and ‘unknown others’ based on the complaint from the CVC for paying around Rs 1.85 crore to a forged

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