PM talks of self-reliance; takes total package to 10% of GDP

PM talks of self-reliance; takes total package to 10% of GDP

🕔20:55, 12.May 2020

20 lakh crore economic package announced, which is 10 % of India’s GDP Finance Minister will be announcing the details in coming days New Delhi, May 12  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a massive financial package to revive,

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Aarogya Setu mandatory for passengers of special AC trains

Aarogya Setu mandatory for passengers of special AC trains

🕔18:25, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  Even as the 15 pairs of special trains would be operated on select routes from Tuesday nearly two months after all regular passenger services were suspended by the Indian Railways amid the Covid-19 outbreak, the national

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Hyundai restarts 338 showrooms, focuses on online sales channel: MD

Hyundai restarts 338 showrooms, focuses on online sales channel: MD

🕔18:17, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  As it reopens over 330 dealerships across the country, Hyundai Motor India will also focus on the online sales channel to meet customer requirements. At present, HMIL has reopened 338 showrooms and 452 workshops. However, the

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FM: Loan sanctions jump to Rs 5.95 cr in just over 2 months

FM: Loan sanctions jump to Rs 5.95 cr in just over 2 months

🕔18:16, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the public sector banks (PSB) sanctioned Rs 5.95 crore in just over two months, between March 1 and May 8, to over 46.74 lakh accounts. The borrowers for the

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Microsoft launches ‘Back2Business’ solutions for SMBs in India

Microsoft launches ‘Back2Business’ solutions for SMBs in India

🕔18:15, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  Microsoft on Tuesday announced the launch of new solutions designed to help Indian small and medium businesses (SMBs) maintain business continuity and embark on their Cloud adoption journeys amid the COVID-19 crisis. Curated for specific scenarios

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At 8 p.m., PM Modi to address nation

At 8 p.m., PM Modi to address nation

🕔13:50, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation on Tuesday at 8 p.m. The information was shared by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). The PMO tweeted, “Narendra Modi will be addressing the nation at 8 p.m.

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13 more deaths, 406 new COVID cases in Delhi

13 more deaths, 406 new COVID cases in Delhi

🕔13:49, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  With a record 13 more deaths reported in a day, COVID-19 death toll in Delhi mounted to 86 on Tuesday morning, while the number of cases jumped to 7,639 with 406 new cases, the Health Department

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177 new mandis integrated with eNAM

177 new mandis integrated with eNAM

🕔07:44, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  With the launch of 177 additional mandis, the total number of eNAM mandis across country reached 962 as Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday launched integration of new mandis with

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Atal Pension Yojana achieves 2.23 crore enrolment in 5 yrs

Atal Pension Yojana achieves 2.23 crore enrolment in 5 yrs

🕔07:43, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  The government’s flagship social security scheme, Atal Pension Yojana (APY), has achieved the milestone of 2.23 subscribers as it completes five years of its implementation. Launched on May 9, 2015 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi with

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WHO pays tribute to nurses, health professionals

WHO pays tribute to nurses, health professionals

🕔07:41, 12.May 2020

Geneva, May 12  The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday paid tribute to nurses and all health professionals, a day ahead of the International Nurses Day. “Happy International Nurses Day for tomorrow! And of course we should pay tribute to

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Coronavirus: White House staff ordered to wear masks

Coronavirus: White House staff ordered to wear masks

🕔07:40, 12.May 2020

Washington, May 12 White House staff have been ordered to wear masks when entering the West Wing after two aides tested positive for coronavirus. The White House personnel office has said that staff must cover their faces at all times except

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Centre releases Rs 6K cr to assist 14 states with Covid-19 fight

Centre releases Rs 6K cr to assist 14 states with Covid-19 fight

🕔07:37, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  In an attempt to assist states effectively address the situation arising out of Covid-19, the Centre on Monday released the second instalment of states’ share of revenue deficit grant amounting to over Rs 6,000 crore. The

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Indian Railways issues 54K reservations in 3 hours

Indian Railways issues 54K reservations in 3 hours

🕔07:29, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  The Indian Railways on Monday issued reservation to more than 54,000 passengers within three hours of commencement of booking. On Sunday, the Indian Railways had announced that 15 pairs of �special air-conditioned’ trains will depart from

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‘Slowly increase public activities’, PM throws challenge to CMs

‘Slowly increase public activities’, PM throws challenge to CMs

🕔07:18, 12.May 2020

New Delhi, May 12  In a clear message to the Chief Ministers that Indians must plan for the new world reality, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that public activities should be increased while reducing the chances of the

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