BHEL launches ‘Quality First’ Initiative

BHEL launches ‘Quality First’ Initiative

🕔14:30, 24.Feb 2020

New Delhi, February 24: As part of its efforts to transform the company into a Future-Ready Global Engineering Organisation, BHEL has launched a companywide ‘Quality First’ initiative to put in place state-of-the-art processes, for making quality a hallmark of the company’s

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Modi greets Trump with a hug, shakes hands with Melania

Modi greets Trump with a hug, shakes hands with Melania

🕔13:16, 24.Feb 2020

Ahmedabad, Feb 24  A red carpet welcome was given to US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on Monday amid sounds of conch shells after their Air Force One landed at Ahmedabad Airport. Trump is accompanied by his

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Ahmedabad ready to say Namaste Trump amid tight security

Ahmedabad ready to say Namaste Trump amid tight security

🕔11:32, 24.Feb 2020

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 Amid high security arrangements and massive decorations, Ahmedabad is ready to welcome US President Donald Trump here on Monday to participate in a roadshow with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and jointly address a gathering at the ‘Namaste

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Trump will be seventh US President to visit India

Trump will be seventh US President to visit India

🕔11:26, 24.Feb 2020

New York, Feb 24  When Donald Trump is greeted with a crescendo of “Namastes” when he lands in Ahmedabad he will be the seventh US President to visit India while in office. He visited India in 2014 as a real

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Sovereign bonds issue remains a non-starter after 7 months

Sovereign bonds issue remains a non-starter after 7 months

🕔11:23, 24.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 24  Seven months after the announcement, the sovereign bonds issue announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman remain a non-starter. To date, the Finance Ministry has not fixed any target amount to be raised through sovereign borrowings in

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Indo-Russian AI coop will reach level of strategic sectors soon

Indo-Russian AI coop will reach level of strategic sectors soon

🕔11:21, 24.Feb 2020

Moscow, Feb 24  Finnish-Russian digital solutions provider Zyfra said on Sunday that there are good prospects of cooperation in the field of industrial artificial intelligence (AI) that would take innovation, in some years, to the same level of cooperation seen

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FinMin, DoT, Niti Aayog discuss options for relief to telcos

FinMin, DoT, Niti Aayog discuss options for relief to telcos

🕔11:20, 24.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 24  With limited choices to balance the SC verdict and saving the telecom sector, officials of the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), the Finance Ministry and Niti Aayog on Sunday held a preliminary meeting to discuss relief measures

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SJVNL keen to tap power in Arunachal’s LOhit basin

SJVNL keen to tap power in Arunachal’s LOhit basin

🕔11:19, 24.Feb 2020

Shimla, Feb 24  Hydropower major Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Ltd (SJVNL) has evinced interest in tapping electricity in Arunachal Pradesh’s Lohit Basin. A meeting in this regard was held between SJVNL Chairman and Managing Director Nand Lal Sharma and Arunachal

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US-India Tax Forum to be launched on Feb 25

US-India Tax Forum to be launched on Feb 25

🕔11:16, 24.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 24  In a bilateral initiative intended to facilitate industry players and government agencies engage on global and local tax policies, the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) will launch the US-India Tax Forum on Tuesday (February 25) .

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Ghani to take oath of office on Thursday

Ghani to take oath of office on Thursday

🕔11:15, 24.Feb 2020

Kabul, Feb 24  Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has planned to take the oath of office on Thursday, after he secured a second-term as the country’s leader, according to an informed source. Besides the source confirming the news to TOLO News

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5.7 magnitude earthquake hits Iran

5.7 magnitude earthquake hits Iran

🕔11:14, 24.Feb 2020

Tehran, Feb 24  Another 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit Qotur region in West Azerbaijan Province in the northwest of Iran, according to Iran’s Seismological Centre. The earthquake took place at 7:30 p.m. (local time) on Sunday, with the epicentre at the

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Anandiben Patel, Yogi to receive Trump at Agra airport

Anandiben Patel, Yogi to receive Trump at Agra airport

🕔06:26, 24.Feb 2020

Agra, Feb 24 Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will receive US President and his family at the Agra airport on their arrival from Ahmedabad, officials said on Sunday. “The Uttar Pradesh Governor and the Chief Minister

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NLCIL provides purified  Drinking Water Plant at Chidambaram Govt. Hospital under its CSR initiatives

NLCIL provides purified Drinking Water Plant at Chidambaram Govt. Hospital under its CSR initiatives

🕔05:15, 24.Feb 2020

As part of its CSR initiatives and with an aim to provide clean drinking water to the out patients and in-patients of the Chidambaram Government Hospital, NLC India  Ltd. had installed a 1000 LPH Capacity purified drinking water plant at

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Need efforts towards cultural renaissance: Vice President

Need efforts towards cultural renaissance: Vice President

🕔07:06, 22.Feb 2020

Chennai, Feb 22  Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called for efforts towards a cultural renaissance, to promoting the country’s rich cultural and spiritual heritage. He also appealed to the youth to fight against the poison of social evils such

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Wipro Digital buys US firm Rational Interaction

Wipro Digital buys US firm Rational Interaction

🕔07:04, 22.Feb 2020

Bengaluru, Feb 22  Global software major Wipro’s digital arm on Friday said it acquired US-based Rational Interaction to enhance its customer experience offerings. “The acquisition will scale our digital offerings to chief marketing officers, connecting Rational’s ability to map the

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DoT clears Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal: Sources

DoT clears Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal: Sources

🕔07:03, 22.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 22  The Department of Telecommunications on Friday approved the long-pending merger of Bharti Infratel with Indus Towers to help both telcos, particularly Vodafone Idea, to sell their stakes in the entity to raise funds. Official sources said

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CCI approves stake sale in GMR Airports to France’s ADP

CCI approves stake sale in GMR Airports to France’s ADP

🕔20:47, 21.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 21  The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the sale of 49 per cent stake in GMR Airports to France’s Groupe ADP through the green channel mechanism. Green channel is an automatic approval system, whereby a

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PGCIL would not be liable to pay Rs 22,000 cr AGR payment

PGCIL would not be liable to pay Rs 22,000 cr AGR payment

🕔20:46, 21.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 21  Non-telecom company PowerGrid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL), which has been asked by the DoT to pay Rs 22,000 crore AGR dues, would not be liable to make these payments, an analyst report said. “We don’t

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Solar projects delayed by coronavirus in China may get relief

Solar projects delayed by coronavirus in China may get relief

🕔19:14, 21.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 21  In a big relief to renewable energy projects, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) will give extra time for the commissioning of power projects that face delays due to squeezing of supply lines from

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Govt hopeful of completing BPCL stake sale in FY21 H1

Govt hopeful of completing BPCL stake sale in FY21 H1

🕔19:13, 21.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 21  The disinvestment department is hopeful of completing the sale of government stake in state refiner BPCL by the first half of next fiscal and is working towards that timeline where prospective bidders would be given enough

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