Shah asks Delhi LG to hold talks with JNU representatives

Shah asks Delhi LG to hold talks with JNU representatives

🕔14:28, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6 Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday directed Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal to call representatives from the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and hold talks, a day after masked individuals attacked the students at the campus here.

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AAI engages PwC as transaction advisor for PPP

AAI engages PwC as transaction advisor for PPP

🕔14:27, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6  Undeterred by protests against privatization, state-run Airports Authority of India (AAI) has appointed global consultancy PwC as transaction advisor to bid out half a dozen airports including Varanasi on public private partnership (PPP) basis. The parent

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Gold surges to 7-year high over US-Iran tensions

Gold surges to 7-year high over US-Iran tensions

🕔13:30, 6.Jan 2020

Mumbai, Jan 6  Spot gold prices on Monday jumped over 2 per cent to $1,587 an ounce, their highest level since April 2013 owing to the escalating US-Iran tensions. Other safe haven assets also edged higher owing to the war-like

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Fuel prices up again as Brent tops $70 a barrel

Fuel prices up again as Brent tops $70 a barrel

🕔12:29, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6  The domestic fuel prices continued to go northward as the price of petrol went up by 15-16 paise and that of diesel by 17-18 paise across all major cities on Monday. According to information on the

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Tax rich people more to bridge wealth gap: Bill Gates

Tax rich people more to bridge wealth gap: Bill Gates

🕔04:55, 6.Jan 2020

New York, Jan 6  The world’s second richest person, Bill Gates has stressed that rich people must pay more in taxes so that the growing wealth gap can be bridged. In a New Year post, Gates said that he is

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Himachal to get more snow; road links may snap

Himachal to get more snow; road links may snap

🕔04:52, 6.Jan 2020

Shimla, Jan 6 It was a bright sunny morning on Sunday in Himachal Pradesh capital, with the snowfall a day earlier turning it more picturesque. However, the local Met Department has predicted widespread snowfall from Monday with chances of road closure

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ITR forms out in advance, seek foreign travel, passport details

ITR forms out in advance, seek foreign travel, passport details

🕔04:51, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6  In a very fast move and a New Year surprise, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has notified income tax returns forms for the financial year (FY), which normally come in April, well in advance

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Govt aims to install 1.3 cr LED streetlights by March

Govt aims to install 1.3 cr LED streetlights by March

🕔04:50, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6  The Centre plans to replace around 1.34 crore conventional streetlights with LED bulbs across the country by March 2020 under the LED Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP), an official statement said. A Power Minister statement on

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UCO extending credit linkage to 10,000 SHGs

UCO extending credit linkage to 10,000 SHGs

🕔04:49, 6.Jan 2020

Kolkata, Jan 6  State-owned lender UCO Bank has said it has recovered Rs 800-900 crore from four large stressed accounts in the December quarter under the bankruptcy law and is extending credit linkage to 10,000 Self Help Groups “We recovered

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Maha, UP, 6 others finalise plan for Agri Export Policy

Maha, UP, 6 others finalise plan for Agri Export Policy

🕔04:48, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6 A total of eight states, including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Kerela and Nagaland have so far finalised the state action plan for implementation of Agri Export Policy (AEP). Tamil Nadu, Assam, Punjab and Karnataka are the other

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Light rain with thunderstorm likely in Delhi on Monday

Light rain with thunderstorm likely in Delhi on Monday

🕔04:40, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6  The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted light showers with thunderstorms in the national capital on Monday due to western disturbance over the north India. Scattered to fairly widespread rain with isolated thunderstorms and light hailstorm

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