IndianOil remains committed to ensuring fuel availability despite constraints posed by COVID-19

IndianOil remains committed to ensuring fuel availability despite constraints posed by COVID-19

🕔20:51, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25:In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country, the demand for petroleum products like petrol, diesel, fuel oil, bitumen, etc., have reduced substantially. The demand for ATF (Aviation Turbine Fuel) has also come down sharply

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NTPC’s installed capacity touches 58,816 MW

NTPC’s installed capacity touches 58,816 MW

🕔20:04, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  With the commissioning of second unit of 660 MW at Khargone Super Thermal Power Project in Madhya Pradesh, the total installed capacity of NTPC Ltd increased to 58,816 MW, India’s largest power generator announced on Wednesday.

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US Senate, White House agree on $2tn Covid-19 spending bill

US Senate, White House agree on $2tn Covid-19 spending bill

🕔20:03, 25.Mar 2020

Washington, March 25 The White House and the US Senate leaders here on Wednesday reached an agreement on the $2 trillion coronavirus spending bill aimed at alleviating the economic impact of the outbreak, the top Republican lawmaker said. Under the plan,

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Lockdown forces 1.7 lakh Infosys techies to work from home

Lockdown forces 1.7 lakh Infosys techies to work from home

🕔20:01, 25.Mar 2020

Bengaluru, March 25  A lockdown in many countries the world over has forced 1.7 lakh Infosys techies to work from home to ensure business continuity, a senior executive said on Wednesday. “About 70 per cent of our 2.4 lakh global

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5 new cases in Delhi; total 35: Kejriwal

5 new cases in Delhi; total 35: Kejriwal

🕔20:00, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that five new cases of coronavirus infection had been reported in Delhi in the last 24 hours, with the total cases reaching 35 in the national capital. “Five

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UK OFFERS VISA RELIEF FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS

UK OFFERS VISA RELIEF FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS

🕔19:43, 25.Mar 2020

The UK has announced visa extensions until 31 May for all foreign nationals in the country. The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in extraordinary travel restrictions being imposed around the world to curb the spread of the virus. The extension is

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Indian Oil to increase LPG cooking gas production

Indian Oil to increase LPG cooking gas production

🕔18:04, 25.Mar 2020

IndianOil remains committed to ensuring fuel availability despite constraints posed by COVID-19 New Delhi, March 25: In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country, the demand for petroleum products like petrol, diesel, fuel oil, bitumen, etc., have reduced substantially. The

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New symptom tracking app to slow spread of COVID-19

New symptom tracking app to slow spread of COVID-19

🕔17:31, 25.Mar 2020

London, March 25  In order to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, British researchers have launched a new app that tracks symptoms related to the virus, allowing anyone to self-report daily. According to the researchers at Kings College London, around 5,000 twins

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All Delhi district courts locked down till April 15

All Delhi district courts locked down till April 15

🕔17:00, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  In view of the lockdown imposed acorss the country to contain the spread of coronavirus, the functioning of the district courts in the national capital will remain suspended till April 15. A notification of the Delhi

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Census 2021, NPR exercise postponed

Census 2021, NPR exercise postponed

🕔16:48, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  In the backdrop of the coronavirus outbreak, the Centre on Wednesday announced to postpone the first phase of Census 2021 and the National Population Register (NPR) exercise. The exercise slated to begin on April 1 this

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No shortage of essentials, don’t resort to panic-buying: Javadekar

No shortage of essentials, don’t resort to panic-buying: Javadekar

🕔16:46, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said the Centre and state governments are working in tandem to prevent the spread of coronavirus and asked people not to panic amid countrywide lockdown. The lockdown was imposed in

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CCEA okays Rs 1,340 cr recap of regional rural banks

CCEA okays Rs 1,340 cr recap of regional rural banks

🕔16:44, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved the recapitalisation of regional rural banks with total outlay of Rs 1,340 crore, to improve their capital adequacy during the coronavirus crisis. Briefing the media after the

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Prince Charles declared COVID-19 positive

Prince Charles declared COVID-19 positive

🕔16:41, 25.Mar 2020

London, March 25  Britain’s Prince Charles has tested positive for coronavirus, but is “otherwise in good health”, his spokesman said on Wednesday, The Prince of Wales, 71, is “displaying mild symptoms, but otherwise remains in good health”, the spokesman said,

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Corona cases cross 560 mark in India

Corona cases cross 560 mark in India

🕔11:48, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  A total of 562 confirmed coronavirus cases have been reported in India so far, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Wednesday. Of this, 512 are active COVID-19 cases, 40 are cured and discharged

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Saudi king to hold G20 leaders video summit on coronavirus

Saudi king to hold G20 leaders video summit on coronavirus

🕔11:41, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi/Riyadh, March 25  Taking a cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s initiative of holding a web-summit of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), the Saudi Arabia is to chair a G20 group’s video conference on the novel coronavirus

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Jio launches ‘Work from Home’ plan, Airtel assures seamless connectivity

Jio launches ‘Work from Home’ plan, Airtel assures seamless connectivity

🕔07:15, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  As the country goes through tough times of lockdown in view of the coronavirus crisis, telecom major Reliance Jio has launched a dedicated ‘work from home’ plan worth Rs 251. The plan, with validity of 51

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All you need to know about the shutdown in Delhi

All you need to know about the shutdown in Delhi

🕔07:13, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  The Delhi government’s Health Department has issued a detailed standard operating procedure in the wake of the statewide lockdown, followed by nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of Covid-19. Government employees engaged in providing essential services

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G20 virtual summit on COVID-19 to be held on March 26

G20 virtual summit on COVID-19 to be held on March 26

🕔07:12, 25.Mar 2020

Riyadh, March 25 The Saudi Arabian G20 Presidency will host the virtual G20 Summit on response to the COVID-19 pandemic on March 26, the G20 Saudi secretariat has said. Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud will chair the meeting to

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MHA to monitor implementation of lockdown

MHA to monitor implementation of lockdown

🕔07:10, 25.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25  The Ministry of Home Affairs issued an order prescribing a nationwide lockdown, soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced for same in a televised address to the nation. The Centre cited ‘proactive measures’ such as ban

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Coronavirus deaths top 1,000 in France

Coronavirus deaths top 1,000 in France

🕔07:09, 25.Mar 2020

Paris, March 25 (IANS) French Director General of Health Jerome Salomon has announced that 1,100 people diagnosed with the COVID-19 have died, an increase of 240 in one day, as the country entered the second week of a nationwide lockdown. An

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