Ladakh faceoff: Indian Air Force put on high alert

Ladakh faceoff: Indian Air Force put on high alert

🕔18:41, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19  The Indian Air Force has been on high alert across Northern and Western borders with Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria personally visiting the forward location bases in Leh and Srinagar to see the preparedness on the

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Himachal likely to produce 30 million boxes of apple

Himachal likely to produce 30 million boxes of apple

🕔18:40, 19.Jun 2020

Shimla, June 19 Himachal Pradesh, the country’s prominent fruit basket, is likely to produce 30 million boxes of apples this season and 68,000 trucks are required for their transportation to other states, an official said on Friday. In this season, the

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Blowout in Gas Well of Oil India Limited at Baghjan, Tinsukia District, Assam 19 June 2020

Blowout in Gas Well of Oil India Limited at Baghjan, Tinsukia District, Assam 19 June 2020

🕔17:40, 19.Jun 2020

Lt. General Rana Pratap Kalita, AVSM, SM, VSM, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 3 Corps with other senior officials from 3 Corps, Indian Army visited Blowout Area today at Baghjan to monitor the progress of work at ground zero.

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Indian Railways has converted 5231 non air-conditioned coaches into isolation coaches

Indian Railways has converted 5231 non air-conditioned coaches into isolation coaches

🕔17:35, 19.Jun 2020

In order to augment the capability against COVID-19, Indian Railways has converted 5231 non air-conditioned coaches into isolation coaches, at the level of COVID Care Center (CCC) as per the ‘Guidance Document on Appropriate Management of Suspect/Confirmed cases of COVID-19’ circulated

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Delhi’s peak power demand clocks season’s highest of 6,193 MW

Delhi’s peak power demand clocks season’s highest of 6,193 MW

🕔17:25, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19  Continuing with its rising trajectory, Delhi’s peak power demand on Thursday night clocked 6,193 MW, the season’s highest, power discom BSES said in a statement. The previous high for the season was 5,985 MW recorded just

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Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on oxygen support after condition worsens

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on oxygen support after condition worsens

🕔17:24, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19  The condition of Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Friday worsened, two days after he tested positive for coronavirus. The 55-year-old Jain has been shifted to ICU ward of another Covid-19 hospital from Rajiv Gandhi Super

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Russia ships nuclear power equipment for units 3,4 at Kudankulam

Russia ships nuclear power equipment for units 3,4 at Kudankulam

🕔13:26, 19.Jun 2020

Chennai, June 19  Global nuclear power major Russia’s Rosatom on Friday said the ship with equipment for two 1,000 MW atomic power plants coming up in Tamil Nadu has left the Saint Petersburg port for India. According to Rosatom, this

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ICICI Bank sells 3.6% stake in ICICI Lombard for Rs 2,250 cr

ICICI Bank sells 3.6% stake in ICICI Lombard for Rs 2,250 cr

🕔13:25, 19.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 19  ICICI Bank on Friday sold 3.6 per cent stake in ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company for around Rs 2,250 crore. The development comes after the bank, while announcing its January-March quarterly results in May, had said that

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RIL becomes net debt-free company

RIL becomes net debt-free company

🕔13:24, 19.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 19  Investments by global tech investors and a ‘Rights Issue’ has made Reliance Industry a net debt-free company. Accordingly, RIL has raised over Rs 1,68,818 crore in just 58 days. The company’s net-debt was Rs 1,61,035 crore, as

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New online booking for Indian passport services in UAE

New online booking for Indian passport services in UAE

🕔13:23, 19.Jun 2020

Dubai, June 19 The Indian passport and visa service centres in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have introduced a new online appointment booking system, a media report said. The website of BLS International, the outsourced agency providing Indian visa and passport

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India has potential to become major EV manufacturing hub: Gadkari

India has potential to become major EV manufacturing hub: Gadkari

🕔07:30, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19 Union Road Transport & Highways and MSMEs Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said India has potential to become a major manufacturing hub for electric vehicles in the next five years. According to him, the Centre is

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RIL market cap at new all-time high of Rs 10.85 lakh crore

RIL market cap at new all-time high of Rs 10.85 lakh crore

🕔07:29, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19  Reliance Industries Limiteds (RIL) market capitalisation hit a new all-time high on Thursday, touching Rs 10.85 lakh crore. The RIL fully paid shares saw gains of 2.9 per cent on NSE to close at Rs 1662.9

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India doing 3 lakh Covid tests daily, says Harsh Vardhan

India doing 3 lakh Covid tests daily, says Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:27, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 18  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday launched the country’s first mobile Covid testing lab, which has capability of testing for TB and HIV also. This lab has been readied in 8 days and 50 more

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Moderate quake jolts Mizoram

Moderate quake jolts Mizoram

🕔07:23, 19.Jun 2020

Aizawl, June 19  A moderate earthquake, with a magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale, shook parts of Mizoram and adjoining Myanmar on Thursday night. There was no report of any damage or casualty yet, officials said. According to an official

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Maha records highest 3,752 Covid-19 cases, 100 deaths

Maha records highest 3,752 Covid-19 cases, 100 deaths

🕔07:22, 19.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 19  Maharashtra notched the highest single-day spike of 3,752 Covid-19 cases, over a month after the previous high of 3,607 on May 11, while deaths came down to 100, down from the peak of 178 recorded on June

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PM to launch Rs 50k cr mega job scheme for migrant workers

PM to launch Rs 50k cr mega job scheme for migrant workers

🕔07:21, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday launch a Rs 50,000 crore mega job scheme for migrant workers, who have returned to their homr states. The mega employment scheme, to be launched from Bihar’s Khagaria district,

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India, China military talks slightly positive, more on Friday

India, China military talks slightly positive, more on Friday

🕔07:20, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19  Indian and Chinese military talks at Galwan valley over the violent clashes along the Line of Actual Control in eastern Ladakh region ended on Thursday on a slightly positive trajectory, however nothing has moved on the

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WHO hopes 2 billion Covid-19 vaccine doses by next year

WHO hopes 2 billion Covid-19 vaccine doses by next year

🕔07:18, 19.Jun 2020

London, June 19 Dr Soumya Swaminathan, who is the chief scientist at the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Thursday, said that nearly 2 billion doses of the Covid-19 vaccine would be ready by the end of next year. Addressing the media

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DoT may ask private telcos to review future tie-ups with Chinese cos

DoT may ask private telcos to review future tie-ups with Chinese cos

🕔07:00, 19.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 19  Raising the ante amid the border tensions with China, the Department of Telecommunication is likely to ask the private telecom companies, Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio to review their prospective partnerships with Chinese technology

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