ITC logs 9.3% rise in Q4 consolidated net profit

ITC logs 9.3% rise in Q4 consolidated net profit

🕔21:55, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  FMCG-to-hospitality major ITC on Friday reported a 9.28 per cent growth in its consolidated net profit for the January-March quarter at Rs 3,926.46 crore. During the same quarter of the previous fiscal, FY 2018-19, the company

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Microsoft announces to permanently shut all its 83 retail stores

Microsoft announces to permanently shut all its 83 retail stores

🕔21:54, 26.Jun 2020

Redmond, June 26  Microsoft on Friday announced to permanently close its 83 retail stores and will now focus on its online store and retail team members will continue to serve customers from Microsoft corporate facilities and remotely providing sales, training,

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Delhi records 3,460 new corona cases, 63 deaths in 24 hours

Delhi records 3,460 new corona cases, 63 deaths in 24 hours

🕔21:53, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  Delhi on Friday recorded 3,460 new coronavirus cases and 63 more deaths in a 24-hour period, taking its total tally of cases to 77,240. According to the Delhi Government, 2,326 patients also recovered during the said

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M’rashtra Covid cases cross 1.5 lakh, deaths over 7,000

M’rashtra Covid cases cross 1.5 lakh, deaths over 7,000

🕔21:52, 26.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 26  Showing no respite, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases again jumped sharply from Thursday’s high of 4,841 to 5,024 on Friday while the state’s death toll crossed the 7,000-mark to touch 7,106, health officials said. The state fatalities again catapulted

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Delhi Health Minister tests negative for Covid, to be discharged

Delhi Health Minister tests negative for Covid, to be discharged

🕔20:58, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Friday tested negative for Covid-19 and will be discharged from the hospital. The 55-year-old had tested positive on June 17 after developing breathlessness, following which he was shifted to Rajiv

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NALCO declares Rs 138.23 crore profit in FY19-20

NALCO declares Rs 138.23 crore profit in FY19-20

🕔20:53, 26.Jun 2020

Bhubaneswar, June 26 National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has posted a net profit of Rs 138.23 crore in FY19-20, said a statement on Friday. According to the audited financial results for the year, taken on record by the Board of Directors

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NGT seeks action plan to reduce harmful effects of pesticides

NGT seeks action plan to reduce harmful effects of pesticides

🕔20:52, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  The National Green Tribunal on Friday directed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to devise an action plan to minimise harmful effects of pesticides on human health and soil. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice

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Schools in Delhi to remain closed till July 31: Sisodia

Schools in Delhi to remain closed till July 31: Sisodia

🕔20:51, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  The Delhi government on Friday decided to keep all schools in the city closed till July, keeping in mind the coronavirus situation. The decision was made in a meeting chaired by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia,

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After Modi, Shah lauds Uttar Pradesh’s job scheme

After Modi, Shah lauds Uttar Pradesh’s job scheme

🕔20:49, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  Union Home Minister Amit Shah congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday for launching the ‘Atma Nirbhar Rozgar Abhiyan’ that will provide employment to 1.25 crore workers in Uttar

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RBI Governor briefs central board on Covid-19 relief measures

RBI Governor briefs central board on Covid-19 relief measures

🕔18:14, 26.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 26  Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday briefed the apex bank’s Central Board about the impact of various measures taken by it in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic. The briefing came as part of

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Covid-19 vaccine could come within 1 year: WHO chief

Covid-19 vaccine could come within 1 year: WHO chief

🕔18:13, 26.Jun 2020

Brussels, June 26  Scientists predict the world may have a Covid-19 vaccine within one year or even a few months earlier, said the Director-General of the World Health Organisation even as he underlined the importance of global cooperation to develop,

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WH COVID-19 task force to hold 1st briefing in nearly 2 months

WH COVID-19 task force to hold 1st briefing in nearly 2 months

🕔18:12, 26.Jun 2020

Washington, June 26  The White House coronavirus task force will hold a press briefing on Friday, marking the first time the group will speak on camera to the public in nearly two months. The briefing will take place at the

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Fuel price hike: Petrol crosses Rs 80/l in Delhi

Fuel price hike: Petrol crosses Rs 80/l in Delhi

🕔18:10, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  Rise in fuel prices continued on Friday across the metros with petrol prices crossing Rs 80 per litre in the national capital. In Delhi, petrol was sold for Rs 80.13 a litre, 21 paise higher from

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Export turnover threshold for MSMEs to be notified: Gadkari

Export turnover threshold for MSMEs to be notified: Gadkari

🕔18:09, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  Centre will soon notify the exclusion of export turnover threshold limits for bestowing the MSME status on firms, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said. Accordingly, the move will side in identifying MSME unit under the new

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International flights to remain suspended till July 15

International flights to remain suspended till July 15

🕔18:08, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) issued a circular on Friday extending the suspension on scheduled commercial international flight operations to and from India till July 15. The restriction, however, will not be applied on

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Corona patients in home isolation given oximeters: Kejriwal

Corona patients in home isolation given oximeters: Kejriwal

🕔18:07, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 26  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said that Intensive Care Units (ICU) beds are being ramped up across the national capital for serious patients, while those in the home isolation have been sent pulse oximeters

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Modi lauds Yogi for making UP ‘Aatmanirbhar’, launches employment scheme

Modi lauds Yogi for making UP ‘Aatmanirbhar’, launches employment scheme

🕔18:05, 26.Jun 2020

Lucknow, June 26 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched the ‘Aatmanirbhar Rojgar Abhiyan’ that will provide employment to 1.25 crore workers in Uttar Pradesh. The Prime Minister, who launched the scheme through video conferencing, lauded the role played by Uttar

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J&K cadre IAS officer is first ‘outsider’ to get domicile certificate

J&K cadre IAS officer is first ‘outsider’ to get domicile certificate

🕔18:02, 26.Jun 2020

Jammu, June 26  An Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer on Friday became the first among the civil servants from outside to get the domicile certificate in Jammu and Kashmir. The domicile certificate issued by Tehsildar of the Jammu’s Bahu area,

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Modi lauds Yogi’s efforts in fight against Covid-19

Modi lauds Yogi’s efforts in fight against Covid-19

🕔18:00, 26.Jun 2020

Lucknow, June 26 With the whole world in the grip of coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the Uttar Pradesh government for its efforts in handling the unprecedented crisis. Modi on Friday launched the ‘Aatmanirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan’ to provide

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US lists 20 companies controlled by Chinese regime

US lists 20 companies controlled by Chinese regime

🕔18:00, 26.Jun 2020

New Delhi/Washington, June 26 The US has identified and listed 20 Chinese companies, including Huawei Technologies, which are controlled by the military regime in Beijing. The listed companies are now prone to potential sanctions as part of the Donald Trump administration’s

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