World facing biggest crisis since world wars: PM

World facing biggest crisis since world wars: PM

🕔18:07, 1.Jun 2020

Bengaluru, June 1  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the world is facing its biggest crisis since the two world wars amid the Covid pandemic. He was addressing a Bengaluru varsity’s silver jubilee celebration on Monday. “Like the world changed

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Yogi to give ration kits, Rs 1,000 to each destitute

Yogi to give ration kits, Rs 1,000 to each destitute

🕔18:04, 1.Jun 2020

Lucknow, June 1  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to provide ration kits and Rs 1,000 to all destitutes who do not have ration cards. In his meeting with Team 11 officials on Monday, the Chief Minister

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Entities with up to Rs 250 cr turnover, excluding exports, to be medium enterprises

Entities with up to Rs 250 cr turnover, excluding exports, to be medium enterprises

🕔18:03, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1 Further widening the definition of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME), the Union Cabinet on Monday announced that entities with turnover up to Rs 250 crore or investment up to Rs 50 crore will qualify as medium

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Lockdown 5.0: Kejriwal allows barber shops, border to remain sealed

Lockdown 5.0: Kejriwal allows barber shops, border to remain sealed

🕔18:02, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced that the city’s border will remain sealed for one more week. However, he allowed barber shops and salons to be open while the spas in the city will

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Monsoon to be ‘normal’: IMD pegs rain at 102% of average

Monsoon to be ‘normal’: IMD pegs rain at 102% of average

🕔18:01, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  The India Meteorological Department (IMD), here on Monday, reiterated that the country would receive normal monsoon in June-September and the conditions were favourable for good monsoon. Addressing the media, Madhavan Nair Rajeevan, Secretary in the Ministry

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‘One Nation One Ration Card’ to cover all states by March 31

‘One Nation One Ration Card’ to cover all states by March 31

🕔18:00, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Prime Minister Narendra Modis flagship ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme has been implemented across 20 states so far with the Central government targeting the entire country by March 31 next year. Union Consumer Affairs, Food

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NPCIL clears shipment of components for Kundankulam reactor: Rosatom

NPCIL clears shipment of components for Kundankulam reactor: Rosatom

🕔17:57, 1.Jun 2020

Chennai, June 1  Global nuclear power major Russia’s Rosatom on Monday said its group company OKB GIDROPRESS has completed shipment of critical components to St Petersburg’s port, which was cleared by NPCIL officials. The equipment — a set (135 pieces)

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AirAsia India to give 50K free domestic flight tickets to doctors

AirAsia India to give 50K free domestic flight tickets to doctors

🕔17:55, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Budget airline AirAsia India will give away 50,000 free domestic flight tickets to doctors under the ‘AirAsia RedPass’ initiative which acknowledges their contribution in handling the Covid-19 pandemic. “Doctors have been at the forefront of the

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Non-subsidised LPG rate hiked, aviation fuel ups by Rs 11,000/kl

Non-subsidised LPG rate hiked, aviation fuel ups by Rs 11,000/kl

🕔17:41, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Oil marketing companies have hiked the prices of non-subsidised cooking gas and aviation turbine fuel with effect from Monday. The price of the 14.2 kilogram cylinder of non-subsidised LPG gas in Delhi has been raised by

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Keep middle seats vacant if capacity allows: DGCA to airlines

Keep middle seats vacant if capacity allows: DGCA to airlines

🕔17:40, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Days after the Supreme Court directed that the safety and social distancing norms should be followed in aircraft, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), here on Monday, asked airlines to keep the middle seats of

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High incidence of venous thrombosis in severe Covid-19 patients

High incidence of venous thrombosis in severe Covid-19 patients

🕔15:55, 1.Jun 2020

London, June 1 Researchers have reported high incidence of deep vein thrombosis in patients with severe Covid-19 in an intensive care unit in France. This may indicate the need for systematic anticoagulant therapy in these patients as a preventive measure,

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Lockdown 5.0: Kejriwal allows barber shops, border to remain sealed

Lockdown 5.0: Kejriwal allows barber shops, border to remain sealed

🕔15:44, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced that the city’s border will remain sealed for one more week. However, he allowed barber shops and salons to be open while the spas in the city will

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Ravinder Singh Dhillon takes over as CMD of PFC

Ravinder Singh Dhillon takes over as CMD of PFC

🕔15:38, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, 1st June Government-owned Power Finance Corporation (PFC), India’s leading NBFC, today announced the appointment of Shri Ravinder Singh Dhillon as its Chairman and Managing Director. R.S. Dhillon assumed the charge of the post of Chairman & Managing Director, PFC

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CBDT notifies modified IT return forms for FY 19-20

CBDT notifies modified IT return forms for FY 19-20

🕔13:05, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, May 31 The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has notified new Income Tax Return forms for the Assessment Year 2020-21 or the financial year 2019-20. The modifications come in the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic. In a

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Dubai NRI sponsors ‘ghar wapasi’ flights for stranded Indians

Dubai NRI sponsors ‘ghar wapasi’ flights for stranded Indians

🕔12:43, 1.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Indian migrants are stranded not only within the country but also abroad and one Dubai-based NRI has taken steps to send them back to their motherland. UAE’s ‘Masala King’, Dhananjay M. Datar, 56, has rushed to the

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Fuel prices hike by Rs 2/L in Mumbai

Fuel prices hike by Rs 2/L in Mumbai

🕔11:07, 1.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 1  Petrol and Diesel prices in the economic capital of the country have been increased by Rs 2 per litre on Monday. Now, petrol will cost Rs 78.32 per litre to Mumbaikars while diesel will be available at

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Rail services resume partially

Rail services resume partially

🕔11:06, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Train services partially resumed on Monday as several trains left for their destination according to timetable after an unprecedented break in train movement since March 25. According to ministry officials, more than 1.45 lakh passengers are

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Board exam dates of NIOS announced

Board exam dates of NIOS announced

🕔11:05, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced the datesheet for the 10th and 12th board exams of the National Institute of Open School. The exams will be held from July 17. Nishank said, “Exams

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Trump to include India, Russia, Australia, S.Korea in G7

Trump to include India, Russia, Australia, S.Korea in G7

🕔11:03, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi/Washington, June 01  US President Donald Trump has decided to postpone the G7 summit till September and invite India, Russia, Australia and South Korea to discuss a plan on how to deal with the future of China among the

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Fire at Nirman Bhawan

Fire at Nirman Bhawan

🕔11:02, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  A fire broke out on Monday in central Delhi’s Nirman Bhawan building that houses several government offices. No injuries reported so far. Fire tenders were rushed to the spot. A fire official told IANS: “A call

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