Taj Mahal closed, annual Shah Jahan Urs not to be held

Taj Mahal closed, annual Shah Jahan Urs not to be held

🕔11:03, 17.Mar 2020

Agra, March 17  The annual three day Urs of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, builder of the iconic Taj Mahal, will not be held, as scheduled from March 21, as the historic monuments including the Taj in the city have been

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Allow registration of BS-IV vehicles till March 31: SIAM

Allow registration of BS-IV vehicles till March 31: SIAM

🕔11:02, 17.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 17  The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on Monday said that it has approached the Supreme Court seeking directions for ensuring sale and registration of BS-IV vehicles is allowed till the cut-off date of March 31,

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Yes Bank shares soar 60% post Moody’s upgrade, RBI assurance

Yes Bank shares soar 60% post Moody’s upgrade, RBI assurance

🕔10:59, 17.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 17 Stocks of the crisis-hit Yes Bank have surged over 60 per cent, a day after Moody’s upgraded its outlook for the bank and the Reserve Bank Governor assured that the bank’s revival plan is credible bank and

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List of Business in LS

List of Business in LS

🕔10:58, 17.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 17  The Tuesday List of Business in the Lok Sabha will see the introduction of three Bills, tabling of Standing Committee reports and statement by Union Finance Minister on the demand for grants of the Union Territory

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Global coronavirus death toll crosses 7,000

Global coronavirus death toll crosses 7,000

🕔10:55, 17.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 17  The total number of deaths due to coronavirus across the world crossed the 7,000 mark on Monday. According to worldometers.info, the total number of deaths across the globe were recorded at 7,071, out of 179,814 total

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US announces 6 new guidelines to battle COVID-19

US announces 6 new guidelines to battle COVID-19

🕔07:17, 17.Mar 2020

New York, March 17  US President Donald Trump ruled out a national lockdown and said COVID-19 could send the economy into a recession while he announced new guidelines to battle the pandemic that has killed more than 65 Americans and

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COVID-19: Border trade with B’desh, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar on

COVID-19: Border trade with B’desh, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar on

🕔07:14, 17.Mar 2020

Guwahati/Agartala, March 17  Border trade with Bangladesh and other neighbouring countries continued on Monday even as India restricted people’s movement through all land immigration checkposts on the country’s borders with Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, and Myanmar from March 15 midnight. “The

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AGR: Vodafone Idea pays Rs 3,354 cr, says principal amount paid

AGR: Vodafone Idea pays Rs 3,354 cr, says principal amount paid

🕔07:12, 17.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 17  Vodafone Idea has said that it has cleared the principal amount towards AGR dues as it paid Rs 3,354 crore to the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Monday. The payment comes a day ahead of the

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7 Indian IT firms invest $3 million in Bahrain

7 Indian IT firms invest $3 million in Bahrain

🕔07:11, 17.Mar 2020

Bengaluru, March 17  Seven Indian IT firms invested a total of $3.1 million (Rs 210 crore) in Bahrain’s information, communications and technology (ICT) space, an official said on Monday. “The seven Indian firms are IT consultants, software and hardware developers,

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Will add liquidity if needed, RBI assures Yes Bank depositors

Will add liquidity if needed, RBI assures Yes Bank depositors

🕔07:10, 17.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 17  Describing the reconstruction scheme for Yes Bank as credible and sustainable, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Monday sought to assure the private bank’s depositors that their hard-earned money is safe. He also said

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Retail investors big losers in Yes Bank AT1 bond write down

Retail investors big losers in Yes Bank AT1 bond write down

🕔07:08, 17.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 17  Arnab (name changed) put his lifetime savings into additional tier 1 or AT1 bonds of Yes Bank in 2018 after he was assured that such investment was as safe as a bank fixed deposit but offered

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All In Red: Sensex tanks 2,700 points, Nifty below 9,200

All In Red: Sensex tanks 2,700 points, Nifty below 9,200

🕔07:07, 17.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 17  Coronavirus fears continued to cause mayhem in the stock markets as the BSE Sensex ended over 2,700 points lower and the Nifty50 on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) settled below the 9,200 mark. This is the second

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US stocks go down despite Fed relief, Dow falls 2,700 points

US stocks go down despite Fed relief, Dow falls 2,700 points

🕔07:06, 17.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 17  Stock markets in the US continued a freefall on Monday as both Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P500 slumped over 7 per cent lower circuit to trigger 15-minute halt in trading. Trade, however, has resumed in

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Yes Bank crisis: ED summons Subhash Chandra, Thapar, Wadhawans

Yes Bank crisis: ED summons Subhash Chandra, Thapar, Wadhawans

🕔07:04, 17.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 17 As the Yes Bank probe gathers momentum, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has now summoned all the large borrowers who were given loans by the Rana Kapoor-led management. An ED official related to the probe told IANS: “The

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NTPC crowned ‘Champion of Champions’ at PRCI Conclave

NTPC crowned ‘Champion of Champions’ at PRCI Conclave

🕔06:32, 17.Mar 2020

NTPC, India’s largest power generating company bagged 28 awards at Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2020 and was conferred with the ‘Champion of Champions Title’ in a grand the ceremony organised during the 14th Global Communication Conclave by Public Relations Council

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NHPC’s subsidiary Lanco Teesta Hydro Power Limited (LTHPL) awards Civil Works package (Lot-II) of 500 MW Teesta-VI HE Project, Sikkim

NHPC’s subsidiary Lanco Teesta Hydro Power Limited (LTHPL) awards Civil Works package (Lot-II) of 500 MW Teesta-VI HE Project, Sikkim

🕔06:28, 17.Mar 2020

Lanco Teesta Hydro Power Limited (LTHPL), which is a wholly owned Subsidiary of NHPC Limited, has awarded the Lot-II package of Construction of Balance Civil Works Package of 500 MW Teesta-VI HE Project, Sikkim to M/s. Gammon Engineers and Contractors

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