PM announces nationwide lockdown for 21 days starting tonight

PM announces nationwide lockdown for 21 days starting tonight

🕔21:20, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24 Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced nationwide three weeks lockdown starting from Tuesday midnight. All states and union territories will come under its purview. DOWNLOAD LINK GUIDELINES ISSUED BY MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS He said this is

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Hantavirus kills a man in China, people frantic on social media

Hantavirus kills a man in China, people frantic on social media

🕔18:23, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) As novel coronavirus wreaks havoc on the world and its economy, China is apparently witnessing resurgence of another virus -– this time from rodents that reside in the dark underbelly of our world. Global Times tweeted

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COVID-19 fund: LS Speaker donates one month’s salary

COVID-19 fund: LS Speaker donates one month’s salary

🕔18:17, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24  Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Tuesday announced to donate his one month’s salary to the Prime Minister Relief Fund set up to fight the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the country. “Contributing one month’s salary

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Delhi govt to pay Rs 5,000 to daily wagers

Delhi govt to pay Rs 5,000 to daily wagers

🕔18:15, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal here on Tuesday announced payment of Rs 5,000 to all the daily wagers in the national capital to deal with the situation due to coronavirus. “All daily wage workers will be

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PFC extends support to fight COVID-19 in Rajasthan

PFC extends support to fight COVID-19 in Rajasthan

🕔18:07, 24.Mar 2020

Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC), the leading NBFC in power sector has agreed in principle to provide a financial assistance of Rs. 50,00,000 (Rupees Fifty Lakh only) to Indian Red Cross Society. Under the CSR Initiative, the financial aid provided

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NLC India Ltd – AWARENESS AND PREVENTIVE MEASURES TO COMBAT COVID-19

NLC India Ltd – AWARENESS AND PREVENTIVE MEASURES TO COMBAT COVID-19

🕔18:03, 24.Mar 2020

All out efforts are on at NLC India Limited to prevent the spread of Corona Virus (COVID-19). Ever since the Government of India started issuing various advisories to take precautionary steps to prevent spread of Corona virus, the NLCIL management

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Withdraw cash from any ATM free of charge

Withdraw cash from any ATM free of charge

🕔16:18, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) The government has reduced charges for digital trade transaction and ATM cash withdrawals to promote digital financial transactions at the time of COVID-19 pandemic. As per the decision announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, debit card

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Default threshold under IBC raised to Rs 1 cr: Sitharaman

Default threshold under IBC raised to Rs 1 cr: Sitharaman

🕔16:16, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24 In a major relief for small and medium enterprises, the central government has raised the threshold for default under the IBC to Rs 1 crore from the current Rs 1 lakh. Addressing the media through videoconferencing

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Govt extends deadline for IT return filing till June 30

Govt extends deadline for IT return filing till June 30

🕔16:11, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24 The Union Finance Ministry on Tuesday extended the deadline for filing income tax returns for the financial year 2018-19 till June 30, 2020 in a bid to provide relief amid the coronavirus crisis. Addressing the media

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COVID-19: Fourth death in Maharashtra, positive cases 101

COVID-19: Fourth death in Maharashtra, positive cases 101

🕔13:28, 24.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 24  A 65-year-old man who arrived here from UAE via Ahmedabad passed away due to COVID-19 here late Monday night, taking the death toll due to the disease in Maharashtra to four, an official said here on Tuesday.

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Govt readying an economic package: FM

Govt readying an economic package: FM

🕔13:26, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24  The central government may come up with an economic package to prevent COVID-19 pandemic from causing deep seared harm to the economy. An indication on the package was given by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman in a

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Wuhan to lift outbound travel curbs from April 8

Wuhan to lift outbound travel curbs from April 8

🕔13:24, 24.Mar 2020

Wuhan, March 24  The Chinese city of Wuhan, where the coronavirus pandemic originated last December, will lift outbound travel curbs from April 8 after over two months of lockdown, authorities said on Tuesday. People in Wuhan will be allowed to

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COVID-19: EC defers Rajya Sabha elections

COVID-19: EC defers Rajya Sabha elections

🕔13:22, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24 The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday announced deferment of March 26 biennial polls to 18 seats in the Rajya Sabha in view of the current state of lockdown in many parts of the country on account of

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Complete lockdown imposed in 32 states, UT

Complete lockdown imposed in 32 states, UT

🕔13:21, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24  A complete lockdown has been imposed in 560 districts in 32 states and union territories across the country as precautionary measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Meanwhile, curbs have been imposed in only certain

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Govt payment systems essential services, to work on: FinMin

Govt payment systems essential services, to work on: FinMin

🕔09:33, 24.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 24  The Finance Ministry has issued an office memorandum to ensure smooth functioning of government expenditure system during the operation of preventive measures to contain the spread of Covid-19. It has said that as the expenditure functions

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Canadian govt to fund COVID-19 vaccine development: Trudeau

Canadian govt to fund COVID-19 vaccine development: Trudeau

🕔09:32, 24.Mar 2020

Ottawa, March 24 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said his government will allot 192 million Canadian dollars ($132 million) on the development and production of vaccines and treatments against COVID-19. “We’re investing in a long-term solution to COVID-19,” Trudeau said

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