Cyclone Nisarga: DoT talks to telcos, infra providers on preparedness

Cyclone Nisarga: DoT talks to telcos, infra providers on preparedness

🕔17:00, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2 In order to ensure uninterrupted telecom connectivity in Maharashtra, Mumbai and Gujarat in the wake of Cyclone Nisarga, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Tuesday held a meeting with all telecom services and infrastructure providers on

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SBI launches separate vertical for agriculture, micro credit

SBI launches separate vertical for agriculture, micro credit

🕔16:58, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  In a major restructuring exercise, the State Bank of India (SBI), the largest lender of the country, has created a separate FI&MM vertical within the Bank with an exclusive focus on Financial Inclusion & Micro markets

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Will initiate more reforms to get growth back: PM

Will initiate more reforms to get growth back: PM

🕔13:02, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that more policy reforms will be implemented to speed-up growth and remove structural bottlenecks in the economy. Accordingly, the country will also implement measures to reduce import dependence and

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NTPC to appoint professional CEO for distribution biz

NTPC to appoint professional CEO for distribution biz

🕔12:59, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  NTPC, the country’s largest electricity generator, has started scouting for a professional CEO to oversee its power distribution business where the company plans a big foray. It has issued advertisements in media for the appointment of

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HP Inc to launch affordable ‘Always Connected’ PCs in India this month

HP Inc to launch affordable ‘Always Connected’ PCs in India this month

🕔12:47, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2 PC and printer major HP Inc is gearing up to launch affordable Always Connected PCs, which currently come with a price tag of Rs 1 lakh and above, for the mid-segment mainstream users this month. Likely to

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Ajoy Choudhury appointed Director (Finance) at REC Limited

Ajoy Choudhury appointed Director (Finance) at REC Limited

🕔12:41, 2.Jun 2020

REC Limited, a Government of India Navratna PSU and one of India’s largest power financiers, has announced the appointment of Mr. Ajoy Choudhury to the post of Director (Finance) with effect from 1st June,  2020 upon the superannuation of the

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Yogi’s dream ODOP project takes wings

Yogi’s dream ODOP project takes wings

🕔11:30, 2.Jun 2020

Lucknow, June 2  Vocal for Local, one district one product (ODOP) are the dream projects of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and steps are being taken to accelerate the projects. The Common Facility Centre (CFC) will play an important

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India inches closer to 2L-mark, with over 8K csaes for 3rd day

India inches closer to 2L-mark, with over 8K csaes for 3rd day

🕔11:29, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2 India witnessed 8,171 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours. With this, the total case count mounted to 1,98,706 on Tuesday. At least 204 new fatalities were also recorded in 24 hours, taking the toll to 5,598. The

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Belarus’ official statistics starts reflecting impact of economic crisis, experts concerned about private households

Belarus’ official statistics starts reflecting impact of economic crisis, experts concerned about private households

🕔11:07, 2.Jun 2020

MINSK – PrimePress Analysis. While economically developed countries calculate financial losses from the coronavirus pandemic and cautiously make forecasts for the near future, the Belarusian authorities feel optimistic about the future. Belarus’ Economy Minister of Alexander Chervyakov claims the recovery

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Italy records lowest new COVID-19 cases since Feb 27

Italy records lowest new COVID-19 cases since Feb 27

🕔07:28, 2.Jun 2020

Rome, June 2  Italy recorded 178 fresh cases of infection from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, the lowest such figure since February 27, the Civil Protection Department said. The overall number of COVID-19 infections, fatalities and recoveries

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Revised definition will give MSMEs confidence to grow: CITI Chairman

Revised definition will give MSMEs confidence to grow: CITI Chairman

🕔07:27, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  The revised definition will give micro, small and medium Enterprises (MSMEs) confidence to grow and will promote their expansion, Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI) Chairman T. Rajkumary said on Monday. The industry body welcomed the

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Tata Power takes over management of CESU in Odisha

Tata Power takes over management of CESU in Odisha

🕔07:24, 2.Jun 2020

Bhubaneswar, June 2  Tata Power on Monday announced that it has taken over the management of Central Electricity Supply Utility (CESU) of Odisha. It received the Letter of Intent (LOI) from the Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) for the distribution

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Repayment date for short term agri loans extended to Aug 31

Repayment date for short term agri loans extended to Aug 31

🕔07:23, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  Extending relief to the farmers amid the difficult time of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Union Cabinet on Monday approved the extension of repayment date for short term loans for agriculture and allied activities by banks which

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OIL contacts global experts to control gas blowout in Assam well

OIL contacts global experts to control gas blowout in Assam well

🕔07:21, 2.Jun 2020

Guwahati, June 2  The state-owned Oil India Ltd (OIL) has contacted global experts to control the blowout in the gas well in eastern Assam’s Tinsukia district, an official release said on Monday. At least 650 families, comprising 2,500 people, have

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RIL rights issue oversubscribed 1.1 times with two days to go

RIL rights issue oversubscribed 1.1 times with two days to go

🕔07:20, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  The RIL rights issue has got oversubscribed 1.1 times with two more days to go. ndia’s largest ever fund raising initiative – RIL’s Rs 53,124 crore rights Issue — received a resounding response from all its

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Putin, Trump discuss G7 summit, oil markets over phone

Putin, Trump discuss G7 summit, oil markets over phone

🕔07:20, 2.Jun 2020

Moscow, June 2  Russian President Vladimir Putin had a phone conversation with his US counterpart Donald Trump at the initiative of the US side, discussing issues related to the Group of Seven (G7) Summit and oil markets, the Kremlin said.

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Music symbolises collective strength during crisis: PM Modi

Music symbolises collective strength during crisis: PM Modi

🕔07:18, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  Stressing that in trying times, music has always symbolised the collective strength of the people, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that when the world is fighting an invisible enemy like the Covid-19 pandemic, writers,

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Railway develops new technique to make PPEs with higher reliability

Railway develops new technique to make PPEs with higher reliability

🕔07:17, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  The Indian Railways, which started the manufacturing of personal protection equipments (PPE) at its various production units, has developed a process of stitching with hot air seam sealing tape for higher reliability. According to railway ministry

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24 RS seats to go to polls on June 19

24 RS seats to go to polls on June 19

🕔07:15, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  After the Election Commission decided to hold the pending Rajya Sabha polls, which were deferred in March to June 19, the poll panel announced on Monday that it will also hold Rajya Sabha polls for six

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Maha Covid-19 cases cross 70K with 76 more deaths

Maha Covid-19 cases cross 70K with 76 more deaths

🕔07:13, 2.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 2  The number of Covid-19 cases shot above the 70,000-mark in Maharashtra on Monday even as the state notched a fresh death toll of 76, down by 40 from the highest 116 deaths recorded on May 29, health

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