Central teams to review Covid-19 situation in 6 cities

Central teams to review Covid-19 situation in 6 cities

🕔19:42, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Central teams are being deputed to provide technical support and handhold the state health departments and the municipal health officials in reviewing steps being taken to tackle Covid-19 in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi and Bengaluru.

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BoB to reduce MCLR by 15 basis points across tenors

BoB to reduce MCLR by 15 basis points across tenors

🕔18:44, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  State-run lender Bank of Baroda on Wednesday said that it will reduce its benchmark lending rate across various tenors by 15 basis points. Accordingly, the bank will reduce its marginal cost of funds based lending rates

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Cos qualifying 15% corp tax may get more time for project completion

Cos qualifying 15% corp tax may get more time for project completion

🕔18:42, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Government proposes to give one more year to manufacturing companies proposing to start production from their new greenfield facilities and qualify for lower corporate tax rate of 15 per cent. In September last year the Finance

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Create facilities for tourism flow: PM to Uttarakhand

Create facilities for tourism flow: PM to Uttarakhand

🕔18:40, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday advised Uttarakhand government to utilise the present construction season for completing pending works to create facilities and infrastructure to better sustain tourism flows in the years to come. His remarks came

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Rain lashes Delhi-NCR, brings respite from intense heat

Rain lashes Delhi-NCR, brings respite from intense heat

🕔18:39, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Heavy rain and gusty winds lashed the national capital and neighbouring areas late evening on Wednesday, bringing much-needed respite to people reeling under intense heat. Dr Kuldeep Srivastava, the head of IMD’s Regional Weather Forecasting Centre,

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India plans to curb weapons imports, focus on domestic manufacturing

India plans to curb weapons imports, focus on domestic manufacturing

🕔18:38, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Under its “Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan”, the Narendra Modi government has decided to soon initiate procurement of arms and ammunition from local industries to reduce import dependence on foreign Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). This is a

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2 firefighters dead, many houses damaged as Assam oil well fire rages

2 firefighters dead, many houses damaged as Assam oil well fire rages

🕔18:36, 10.Jun 2020

Guwahati, June 10  At least two firefighters of Oil India Limited (OIL) were killed near the oil well blowout site in Assam’s Tinsukia district on Wednesday. Many houses in the adjoining areas were also damaged and several thousand people have

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Centre allots Rs 4,000 cr to states under ‘Per Drop More Crop’

Centre allots Rs 4,000 cr to states under ‘Per Drop More Crop’

🕔18:34, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  The Central government has allocated Rs 4,000 crore as annual allotment to states for the current financial year under ‘Per Drop More Crop’ component of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY-PDMC). The state governments have identified

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No one can look at India with crooked eye: Gadkari

No one can look at India with crooked eye: Gadkari

🕔18:33, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  In the backdrop of the India-China standoff, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said no one can dare to stare at India with a crooked eye. “We will dedicate our lives to this nation. We will make

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NHPC contributes Rs. 1 Crore to International Solar Alliance Corpus Fund

NHPC contributes Rs. 1 Crore to International Solar Alliance Corpus Fund

🕔18:21, 10.Jun 2020

NHPC, India’s hydropower major, which has diversified its portfolio to include Solar Power business has contributed an amount of Rupees One Crore to International Solar Alliance-Corpus Fund as part of first installment. NHPC is eyeing on becoming Corporate Member of the ISA

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Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

Centre releases 3rd instalment of Rs 6K cr grant to states

🕔17:42, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  In an attempt to assist state governments to effectively address situation arising out of Covid-19, the Central Government on Wednesday released the third instalment of states’ share of revenue deficit grant amounting to over Rs 6,000

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Google Cloud, Deloitte global alliance to help Indian firms go digital

Google Cloud, Deloitte global alliance to help Indian firms go digital

🕔14:02, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10 To help enterprises begin their journey towards digital transformation via building virtual workplaces, Deloitte and Google Cloud have announced to extend their strategic global alliance to India. The move will help enterprises in key areas like Virtual

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Corona toll crosses 900 in Delhi

Corona toll crosses 900 in Delhi

🕔14:01, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  The total number of people killed by the COVID-19 pandemic in the national capital rose to 905 till now. The Delhi government released its official bulletin on the corona, stating that 34 corona patients died between

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IndianOil refineries throughput crosses 80% as products demand increases

IndianOil refineries throughput crosses 80% as products demand increases

🕔13:56, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10, 2020: The crude oil throughput of IndianOil refineries crossed 80% as on date, with consumption of all petroleum products put together almost doubling in May ’20 as compared to April ’20 levels.  The Corporation has been able to

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Motor vehicle papers’ validity extended till Sept 30

Motor vehicle papers’ validity extended till Sept 30

🕔10:29, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  The Centre has further extended the validity of the soon-to-expire motor vehicle documents, such as driving licence, till September. It was announced by Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and MSMEs Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday.

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GST paid on bad debtors must be reversed: DACAAI

GST paid on bad debtors must be reversed: DACAAI

🕔07:03, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  GST paid on invoices which have become bad debts must be paid back, Domestic Air Cargo Agents Association of India (DACAAI) said on Tuesday. At present, under the GST law agents have to up front pay

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SEBI eases norms for Further Public Offers in view of Covid-19

SEBI eases norms for Further Public Offers in view of Covid-19

🕔07:03, 10.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 10  Securities market regulator SEBI on Tuesday temporarily relaxed norms for Further Public Offers (FPO) by listed companies. In its circular, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) announced the lowering of the average market capitalisation requirement

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Bharti Airtel arm raise stake in Bangladesh’s Robi Axiata

Bharti Airtel arm raise stake in Bangladesh’s Robi Axiata

🕔07:02, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Bharti Airtel’s subsidiary Bharti International (Singapore) has increased its stake in Robi Axiata, a telecom service provider in Bangladesh. Bharti International (Singapore), which had a 25 per cent stake in Robi Axiata, acquired an additional 6.3

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Keep lending to MSMEs, but support other businesses too: FM to PSBs

Keep lending to MSMEs, but support other businesses too: FM to PSBs

🕔07:01, 10.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 10  Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharman on Tuesday held a review meeting with the Managing Directors of public sector banks (PSB) and asked them to continue reaching out and lending to MSMEs under the collateral-free Emergency Credit Line

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Authorities of Kazakhstan carry out political reforms

Authorities of Kazakhstan carry out political reforms

🕔06:45, 10.Jun 2020

Kazakhstan has adopted and approved a whole package of political reforms that create a new stage in the liberalization of its socio-political life. The new laws impact the development of the basic institutions of democracy – the rights of citizens

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