Airtel Q2 mobile revenues up marginally, ARPU down

Airtel Q2 mobile revenues up marginally, ARPU down

🕔07:10, 30.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 30  Bharti Airtel, which has deferred announcing the Q2 results on Tuesday, released its operational highlights as per which it posted a drop in its average revenue per user (ARPU) in the September quarter. Airtel recorded an

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Roadmap for $5tn economy ready, invest in India, says Modi

Roadmap for $5tn economy ready, invest in India, says Modi

🕔07:08, 30.Oct 2019

Riyadh, Oct 30  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told his global audience at the Future Investment Initiative (FII) forum that India’s roadmap for achieving its target of becoming a $5 trillion economy by 2024 was ready, and appealed to

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Khattar calls for developing international airport at Hisar

Khattar calls for developing international airport at Hisar

🕔07:07, 30.Oct 2019

Chandigarh, Oct 30  Soon after assuming charge as the Haryana Chief Minister for a second consecutive term, Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday intensified his efforts to get international status for the airport at Hisar. Khattar met Union Defence Minister Rajnath

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French minister visiting India to co-host 2nd ISA assembly

French minister visiting India to co-host 2nd ISA assembly

🕔07:06, 30.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 30  French Deputy Minister for Ecological and Inclusive Transition Brune Poirson is visiting India to co-preside over the second Assembly of the International Solar Alliance here on Thursday. Poirson, who is on a three-day India visit from

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‘One nation, one ration card’ for PDS consumers soon

‘One nation, one ration card’ for PDS consumers soon

🕔07:04, 30.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 30  Consumers covered under the Public Distribution System (PDS) will soon be free to buy their goods from any ration centre under the ‘one nation, one ration card’ scheme, officials said. “Making available cheaper foodgrain and ensuring

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‘Mutual degree recognition a possibility between India, China’

‘Mutual degree recognition a possibility between India, China’

🕔07:02, 30.Oct 2019

Sonipat, Oct 30  Emphasising the need for collaboration in higher education between India and China, Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong has said that the two countries have discussed the possibility of mutual recognition of degrees. The two countries should

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RBI slaps Rs 1 cr penalty on Bandhan Bank

RBI slaps Rs 1 cr penalty on Bandhan Bank

🕔07:00, 30.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 30  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday imposed Rs 1 crore penalty on Bandhan Bank for non-compliance with promoter holding norms, contained in the licencing guidelines. Under the guidelines, the bank was required to bring

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National CSR Award For IndianOil

National CSR Award For IndianOil

🕔19:25, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, 29.10.2019: IndianOil won the National CSR Aaward instituted by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India, under Women and Child Development category for its Assam Oil School of Nursing project at Digboi. The project covers 9 cities and

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Air India spends generously, hires expensive publicist ahead of sell-off (IANS Exclusive)

Air India spends generously, hires expensive publicist ahead of sell-off (IANS Exclusive)

🕔18:41, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29  Months before its proposed sell-off, loss-laden Air India’s certain expenses have caught the attention of vigilant insiders. Among the financial decisions under question are upgrading the flight dispatch section at the IGI Airport in Delhi and

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POWERGRID conferred with Corporate Award for Excellence in CSR

POWERGRID conferred with Corporate Award for Excellence in CSR

🕔18:35, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, 29thOctober, 2019 : POWERGRID bagged the National CSR Award which was conferredby Hon’ble President of India in the category- Corporate Award for Excellence in CSR, Companies having eligible CSR Spend equal and above 100 crores, at VigyanBhawan on 29th

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Cos have spent Rs 50,000 cr on CSR in 5 years: Govt

Cos have spent Rs 50,000 cr on CSR in 5 years: Govt

🕔17:19, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29  The corporate sector has set aside over Rs 10,000 crore every fiscal year since 2014-15 towards corporate social responsibility, President Ram Nath Kovind said. He said the Companies Act was amended in 2013-14 making it mandatory

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Facebook launches healthcare tool for checkup reminders

Facebook launches healthcare tool for checkup reminders

🕔17:16, 29.Oct 2019

San Francisco, Oct 29  Making a foray into the personal digital healthcare domain, Facebook has unveiled a “Preventive Health” tool that connects people to health resources and sends checkup reminders. Launched first in the US, the tool is designed to

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Modi meets Saudi Energy Minister, discusses boosting ties

Modi meets Saudi Energy Minister, discusses boosting ties

🕔17:14, 29.Oct 2019

Riyadh, Oct 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held discussions with Saudi Energy Minister Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud on enhancing energy ties. He also met the Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley. “Enhancing Synergy.

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Firing on security forces in Pulwama, none injured

Firing on security forces in Pulwama, none injured

🕔17:11, 29.Oct 2019

Srinagar, Oct 29  Militants opened fire on the patrol party of the security forces at Drubgaon area of Pulwama district of South Kashmir on Tuesday, a report said. However, there are no reports of any injuries as yet. The area

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Modi to address public after Kartarpur corridor inauguration

Modi to address public after Kartarpur corridor inauguration

🕔17:08, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public gathering at Dera Baba Nanak in Punjab’s Gurdaspur after inauguration of Kartarpur Corridor on November 9, say sources in the union home ministry. The PM will inaugurate the

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CSR spend Rs 50k cr, must fund orphans & disabled: Kovind

CSR spend Rs 50k cr, must fund orphans & disabled: Kovind

🕔17:02, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29 The corporate sector has spent Rs 10,000 crore every fiscal year since 2014-15 towards corporate social responsibility, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Tuesday, while asking companies to contribute more towards social welfare spending for orphans and

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OTP Based Refund against Cancelled Ticket or Fully Waitlisted Dropped Ticket Booked by IRCTC Authorised Agents

OTP Based Refund against Cancelled Ticket or Fully Waitlisted Dropped Ticket Booked by IRCTC Authorised Agents

🕔16:59, 29.Oct 2019

Indian Railways introduces a new OTP based refund system for tickets booked through authorized railway ticketing agents. This is aimed to bring in a transparent and customer friendly refund system for reserved e-tickets which are cancelled or which are fully

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Justice Bobde to be next CJI, President signs warrant

Justice Bobde to be next CJI, President signs warrant

🕔16:50, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29 Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde will be the next Chief Justice of India (CJI) as President Ram Nath Kovind signed a warrant on Tuesday paving the way for him to take over the top post. Justice Bobde

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2 killed in Philippines earthquake

2 killed in Philippines earthquake

🕔13:15, 29.Oct 2019

Manila, Oct 29  At least two people were killed and over 300 others injured in a 6.6-magnitude earthquake which struck Cotabato province in Philippines on Tuesday, officials said. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) said the inland tremor,

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Strategic Partnership Council deal to boost relations with Saudi: Modi

Strategic Partnership Council deal to boost relations with Saudi: Modi

🕔12:32, 29.Oct 2019

Riyadh, Oct 29  The Strategic Partnership Council agreement to be signed between India and Saudi Arabia will strengthen the already robust relations between the two nations, visiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi said here on Tuesday. India will become the fourth

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