NHPC takes preventive measures against Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

NHPC takes preventive measures against Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

🕔22:20, 19.Mar 2020

Faridabad, March 19 NHPC India’s premier hydropower company is taking proactive measures against Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at its Corporate Office in Faridabad and across all its Power Stations/ Projects/ Regional Offices and Field Units throughout the country. Advisories have been

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PM Modi calls for daylong ‘Janata Curfew’ on March 22

PM Modi calls for daylong ‘Janata Curfew’ on March 22

🕔22:04, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  In wake of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, which has also affected India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged the people of the country to opt for a ‘Janata Curfew’ on Sunday from 7 a.m.

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SAIL’s massive response to fight COVID-19

SAIL’s massive response to fight COVID-19

🕔20:09, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, 19th march, 2020: Under the guidance of Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) has implemented various preventive measures across all its Plants, Units and offices against the

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Azadpur Mandi will not be closed: Chairman

Azadpur Mandi will not be closed: Chairman

🕔16:06, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  In order to prevent the infection of Coronavirus, precaution and safety measures are being adopted in Azadpur Mandi, the market will not be closed due to the fear of infection, the Chairman of Azadpur Mandi Agricultural

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SpiceJet to temporarily suspend majority of its international ops

SpiceJet to temporarily suspend majority of its international ops

🕔16:02, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  Airline major SpiceJet will suspend majority of its international operations from Saturday due to the outbreak of COVID-19. “Accordingly, SpiceJet will temporarily suspend majority of its international operations from March 21st till 30th April, 2020. “We

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HCL employee at Noida office tested coronavirus positive

HCL employee at Noida office tested coronavirus positive

🕔13:02, 19.Mar 2020

Noida, March 19  IT major HCL Technologies on Thursday said one of its employees at one of its Noida offices who was in self-isolation following an international travel has been tested positive for the novel coronavirus. “Unfortunately, one employee from

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Health Minister pays surprise visit at Delhi airport

Health Minister pays surprise visit at Delhi airport

🕔10:31, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan made a surprise late night inspection of the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport (T-3) to take stock of the arrangements here and the preparedness in view of COVID-19 spread. He reviewed

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5.7-magnitude quake hits US state of Utah

5.7-magnitude quake hits US state of Utah

🕔10:29, 19.Mar 2020

Washington, March 19 An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale hit the US state of Utah, authorities said, adding that there were reports of any casualty. The quake struck on Wednesday morning near Magna, a Metro Township with over 26,000

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Trump signs $100bn relief package amid dire economic signals

Trump signs $100bn relief package amid dire economic signals

🕔10:28, 19.Mar 2020

New York, March 19  Signalling dire economic prospects, the bellwether stock market index has surrendered almost all of the strong gains it had made since US President Donald Trump took office even as he signed into law a bipartisan relief

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List of Business in LS

List of Business in LS

🕔08:31, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  The Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020 will be moved by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday in the Lok Sabha for consideration and passing. The Bill seeks to amend the Banking Regulation Act, 1949. The List

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RIL initiates work from home, makes provision for key services

RIL initiates work from home, makes provision for key services

🕔07:20, 19.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 19  Reliance Industries has initiated a work from home protocol for all its employees across the country and overseas in response to the evolving coronavirus situation. The company has made provisions for essential services. A senior RIL official

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Trump invokes emergency powers as US COVID-19 toll spirals (Ld)

Trump invokes emergency powers as US COVID-19 toll spirals (Ld)

🕔07:17, 19.Mar 2020

New York, March 19  Describing himself as a “wartime President”, Donald Trump has announced that he is invoking emergency powers which will allow private sector capacity to be used in responding to the coronavirus pandemic which has already killed more

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US Senate passes Bill to expand paid leave amid COVID-19

US Senate passes Bill to expand paid leave amid COVID-19

🕔07:16, 19.Mar 2020

Washington, March 19  The US Senate has approved a House-passed Bill to expand paid sick leave, enhance unemployment insurance, and ensure free testing in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The upper chamber on Wednesday approved the plan in a 90-8

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This Kochi village has robots spraying sanitizer

This Kochi village has robots spraying sanitizer

🕔07:14, 19.Mar 2020

Kochi, March 19  At Maker village here in Kerala, there are two robots who dispense sanitizers by spraying it on employees hands and even distribute masks to those who need them. They even clear ones doubts about the novel coronavirus.

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Madhya Pradesh to get 3 new districts

Madhya Pradesh to get 3 new districts

🕔07:11, 19.Mar 2020

Bhopal, March 19  The Madhya Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday gave in-principle approval to the formation of three new districts in the state. Chief Minister Kamal Nath’s refusal to even listen to his MLAs is being cited as the principal reason

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Modi to address nation on Covid-19 at 8 pm on Thursday

Modi to address nation on Covid-19 at 8 pm on Thursday

🕔07:09, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  Amid the outbreak of novel coronavirus pandemic across the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on Thursday 8 p.m. and will talk about issues relating to the pandemic diseases and the efforts to

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Covid-19: CBSE postpones Class 10, 12 board exams till March 31

Covid-19: CBSE postpones Class 10, 12 board exams till March 31

🕔07:06, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  In wake of Covid-19 breakout, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Wednesday postponed all board examinations for Class 10 and 12 scheduled between March 19 and March 31. The decision comes in compliance of

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NYSE to move to electronic trading amid COVID-19 outbreak

NYSE to move to electronic trading amid COVID-19 outbreak

🕔07:05, 19.Mar 2020

New York, March 19  The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has said it will temporarily close its trading floors and move to fully electronic trading due to the COVID-19 outbreak. All-electronic trading will begin on March 23 at the open,

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Ex-CJI Gogoi to take oath in Rajya Sabha

Ex-CJI Gogoi to take oath in Rajya Sabha

🕔07:04, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  Former Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who was nominated to the Rajya Sabha by President Ram Nath Kovind, will take oath as a member of the Upper House on Thursday. Gogoi, who was on Monday nominated, will

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India’s February domestic air passenger traffic up nearly 9%

India’s February domestic air passenger traffic up nearly 9%

🕔07:03, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  India’s domestic air passenger traffic rose nearly 9 per cent in February on a year-on-year basis, as per official data. According to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), passengers ferried by domestic airlines during the

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