NHPC pays interim dividend of Rs. 840.96 cr to GOI

NHPC pays interim dividend of Rs. 840.96 cr to GOI

🕔18:58, 4.Mar 2020

Faridabad, Mar 04 NHPC, a premier hydro power Company and a ‘Mini Ratna’ Category-I Enterprise of the Government of India has paid an interim dividend of Rs. 840.96 crore to Government of India for the financial year 2019-20 on March 3rd,

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COVID-19 : Govt for universal screening at all international airports

COVID-19 : Govt for universal screening at all international airports

🕔18:49, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4 Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister P.K. Mishra on Wednesday chaired a crucial meeting callled to discuss ways to combat the deadly coronavirus, where it was decided to introduce universal screening at all international airports of

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Govt launches amnesty scheme for late filings by LLPs

Govt launches amnesty scheme for late filings by LLPs

🕔18:44, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4 The government on Wednesday launched an amnesty scheme for condonation of delays in filings of documents by limited liability partnership (LLPs) firms. The move is meant to make life easier for businesses who have been facing

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Cabinet clears 100% FDI by NRIs in Air India to push privatisation

Cabinet clears 100% FDI by NRIs in Air India to push privatisation

🕔18:31, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4 Clearing any possible hurdle in privatisation of Air India, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved 100 per cent FDI in the sale-bound airline by NRIs. The investment would be allowed through the automatic route. The prospective

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Cabinet nod for PSU banks merger

Cabinet nod for PSU banks merger

🕔18:28, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved PSU bank amalgamation along with a scheme of merger submitted by the merging banks. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Wednesday that the banks are fully ready for April 1

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Yogi to celebrate three years in office with fanfare

Yogi to celebrate three years in office with fanfare

🕔14:36, 4.Mar 2020

Lucknow, March 4  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is all set to celebrate three years in office on March 18. The state government is planning to hold a function on March 18 and efforts are on to ensure

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25 positive cases of coronavirus in India:: Health Minister

25 positive cases of coronavirus in India:: Health Minister

🕔13:56, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  There are at least 25 positive cases of COVID-19 in India at present, the Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan informed on Wednesday during a press conference here. “There are at least 28 confirmed cases of the

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Cabinet clearance likely for PSU banks merger

Cabinet clearance likely for PSU banks merger

🕔13:32, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  The Union Cabinet in its meeting on Wednesday is likely to clear a bunch of proposals including amendments to the Companies Act for decriminalising many sections, merger of 10 PSU banks to four and changes in

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SBI Cards IPO subscribed 3.32 times

SBI Cards IPO subscribed 3.32 times

🕔13:31, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  SBI Cards and Payment Services listing has survived the coronavirus storm in the market as its IPO has been oversubscribed 3.32 times in a weak market. The mega IPO by SBI Cards and Payment Services has

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Contingency plan for Covid 19 to follow H1N1 pandemicstrategy

Contingency plan for Covid 19 to follow H1N1 pandemicstrategy

🕔13:01, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  The Union government is putting a plan to cope with the evolving coronavirus situation in India with a scale up scenarios being built in with contingency plans. The plans are being piloted by the Health Ministry

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REC commits financial assistance to impart vocational & skill training to 1800 women

REC commits financial assistance to impart vocational & skill training to 1800 women

🕔12:39, 4.Mar 2020

REC Ltd. (Formerly Rural Electrification Corporation Limited), A Govt. of India Navratna Enterprise, committed financial assistance of Rs. 2.79 crore under its CSR initiative to Tata Community Initiatives Trust (TCIT) for imparting job-oriented skill development training to 1800 women belonging

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Govt taking all steps to contain coronavirus spread: Minister

Govt taking all steps to contain coronavirus spread: Minister

🕔12:23, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  Government is seized of all the steps to be taken to contain the spread of coronavirus and is in touch with all concerned departments to take further measures, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on

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COVID-19: Govt restricts export of certain APIs, formulations

COVID-19: Govt restricts export of certain APIs, formulations

🕔11:24, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4 The Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) on Tuesday restricted the export of several active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) and formulatins made from these APIs including paracetamol, and tinidazole, on concerns of shortage of drugs in the

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Covid-depressed oil market to save India billions in import bill

Covid-depressed oil market to save India billions in import bill

🕔11:20, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  The global health emergency posed by the spread of the novel coronavirus, is coming to country’s advantage, at least, in the oil sector. India’s oil imports bill is expected to fall by a sharper 10 per

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Ultimate solution from healthcare professionals: US Fed chief

Ultimate solution from healthcare professionals: US Fed chief

🕔11:18, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4 US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday said that a multifaceted response is required to deal with coronavirus and the ultimate solution will need to be delivered by healthcare professionals. In a televised press conference

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On the Combat against Corruption in Kazakhstan

On the Combat against Corruption in Kazakhstan

🕔11:13, 4.Mar 2020

The fight against corruption in Kazakhstan is regarded as a top strategic priority of state policy in terms of improving the well-being of the population. The idea that effective elimination of corruption is impossible without the joint efforts of the

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COVID-19: World Bank pledges $12bn in emergency aid

COVID-19: World Bank pledges $12bn in emergency aid

🕔10:42, 4.Mar 2020

Washington, March 4 The World Bank has committed $12 billion in aid for developing countries grappling with the spread of the coronavirus. The emergency package includes low-cost loans, grants and technical assistance. The action comes as leaders around the world

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Odisha records 11% growth in GST collection

Odisha records 11% growth in GST collection

🕔10:10, 4.Mar 2020

Bhubaneswar, March 4  Odisha has recorded a growth of 11 per cent in the collection of gross Goods and Services Tax (GST) during the period from April 2019 to February 2020, a statement said on Tuesday. The state has made

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Don’t panic, work together: Modi on Coronavirus

Don’t panic, work together: Modi on Coronavirus

🕔10:08, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged people not to panic and “work together” on a day six new suspected coronavirus cases were reported from Uttar Pradesh’s Agra. “There is no need to panic. We need to work

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Holi begins with ‘rangotsav’ in Mathura

Holi begins with ‘rangotsav’ in Mathura

🕔10:05, 4.Mar 2020

Mathura/Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), March 4  Holi got off to a colourful start in Mathura-Vrindavan on Tuesday with a grand ‘Rangotsav, showcasing the unique colours of Holi. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath participated in the inaugural program and in the

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