Evacuation of stranded Indians to continue: Puri

Evacuation of stranded Indians to continue: Puri

🕔18:52, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 9  In the aftermath of the Air India Express plane crash that killed 18 people, Union Civil Aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday said the Vande Bharat Mission (VBM) for evacuating stranded Indians across the globe

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South Western Railway zone creates museum on Malgudi Days

South Western Railway zone creates museum on Malgudi Days

🕔18:49, 9.Aug 2020

Bengaluru, Aug 9 The South Western Railway (SWR) zone’s Mysuru Division has created a museum themed on ‘Malgudi Days’ at one of its stations, recreating scenes and ambience from the famous television serial, an official said on Saturday. “The old dilapidated

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Essential Commodities Act was used to intimidate: PM

Essential Commodities Act was used to intimidate: PM

🕔18:41, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 9  Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a significant statement, said on Sunday that “legal hurdles” pertaining to essential commodities related to the agriculture business, that plagued farmers, investors and consumers alike, are being removed. Giving specific examples

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New education policy will boost STEM in India

New education policy will boost STEM in India

🕔18:39, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 9 With the National Education Policy 2020 recognising the need for flexibility in choosing the subjects that a student wants to study, implementation of this policy will boost science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education in India,

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India bans import of 101 defence items to boost indigenisation

India bans import of 101 defence items to boost indigenisation

🕔18:38, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 9 To make the Indian defence industry self-reliant and boost indigenisation, the Ministry of Defence banned the import of 101 items on Sunday. The MoD has also bifurcated the capital procurement budget for 2020-21 between domestic and foreign

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PM launches Rs 1 lakh cr Agriculture Infrastructure Fund

PM launches Rs 1 lakh cr Agriculture Infrastructure Fund

🕔18:33, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 9 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched the financing facility under the Agricuture Infrastructure Fund worth Rs 1 lakh crore. The agriculture infrastructure fund was announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as part of the Aatmanirbhar Bharat

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Aramco’s Apr-Jun profit down 73%, but sees oil market recovery

Aramco’s Apr-Jun profit down 73%, but sees oil market recovery

🕔18:12, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 9  Energy giant Saudi Aramco has reported a 73 per cent fall in its profit, or the net income, for the April-June quarter to $6.6 billion amid the pandemic. During the same period of 2019, the company

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HRD Minister addresses at the concluding session of ‘Conclave on Transformational Reforms in Higher Education’

HRD Minister addresses at the concluding session of ‘Conclave on Transformational Reforms in Higher Education’

🕔17:59, 9.Aug 2020

Click here to see the UGC Guidelines  to offer Apprenticeship/Internship embedded Degree Programme in English :  Click here to see the UGC Guidelines  to offer Apprenticeship / Internship embedded Degree Programme in Hindi : Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal

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See, How Dynamite News transformed challenges into opportunities for young journalists amid COVID-19 pandemic

See, How Dynamite News transformed challenges into opportunities for young journalists amid COVID-19 pandemic

🕔17:48, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi: In the difficult times of COVID-19, Dynamite News has transformed challenges into opportunities for young journalists. Dynamite News can say with pride that we did not sack a single journalist from the job, unlike many other media houses.

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AKGsOVIHAMS – A TRENDSETTER IN HEALTHCARE

AKGsOVIHAMS – A TRENDSETTER IN HEALTHCARE

🕔17:42, 9.Aug 2020

AKGsOVIHAMS completes 21yrs of service of  Excellence in Medical & Healthcare with Homoeopathy and Psycholgy. The Medical centre The brainchild of Dr.(Prof) A.K.Gupta, AKGsOVIHAMS was started on 8th August 1999 with a vision and aim to create a place where

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India records 64K+ cases in 1 day, tally now at 21,53,011

India records 64K+ cases in 1 day, tally now at 21,53,011

🕔10:01, 9.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 9 India, the third-worst COVID-hit country globally, recorded a single-day spike of 64,399 coronavirus cases, pushing its total tally to 21,53,011. Out of the total 21,53,011 cases, 6,28,747 are active cases, 14,80,884 have recovered from the deadly virus

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PSBs need to step up provisioning to restructure Covid-hit loans

PSBs need to step up provisioning to restructure Covid-hit loans

🕔21:46, 8.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 8 Public sector banks would need to increase their provisioning buffer factoring in the incremental provisioning requirement on restructured loans and potential NPAs, a report said. To discourage rampant and unviable restructuring, the RBI has now mandated

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Decision in Oracle’s favour will limit consumers’ freedom: Google

Decision in Oracle’s favour will limit consumers’ freedom: Google

🕔21:45, 8.Aug 2020

San Francisco, Aug 8 As Google and Cloud major Oracle look forward to the US Supreme Court hearing on October 7 into a decade-long copyright legal battle, the search engine giant has filed a supplemental brief to augment its position, saying

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Maha sees new daily Covid high, tally crosses half mn mark

Maha sees new daily Covid high, tally crosses half mn mark

🕔21:44, 8.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 8 With a new high of 12,822 cases, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 tally on Saturday shot past the half-million mark, while the state saw 275 more deaths, health officials said. Saturday’s tally surpasses the previous peak of 11,514 cases on Thursday.

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Union MoS Choudhary tests corona positive

Union MoS Choudhary tests corona positive

🕔21:42, 8.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 8  After a number of prominent politicians in the country were infected with the coronavirus, Union Minister of State for Agriculture Kailash Choudhary too has tested positive. Choudhary had complained of coronavirus symptoms on Friday night, after

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Liquidity scheme for NBFCs, HFCs: 15 proposals get Rs 6,399 cr sanction

Liquidity scheme for NBFCs, HFCs: 15 proposals get Rs 6,399 cr sanction

🕔21:41, 8.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 8  The special liquidity scheme (SLS) for NBFCs and HFCs has received a positive response from the financial sector with 15 proposals involving an amount of Rs 6,399 crore already sanctioned upto August 7. The Rs 30,000

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PM Modi inaugurates ‘Rashtriya Swachhta Kendra’

PM Modi inaugurates ‘Rashtriya Swachhta Kendra’ Updated

🕔21:40, 8.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 8  Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a special project on Saturday that is close to his heart — the Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra, which is an interactive experience centre on Swachh Bharat Mission. He watched a short video

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SpiceJet operates first long-haul wide-body charter flight to Canada

SpiceJet operates first long-haul wide-body charter flight to Canada

🕔21:40, 8.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 8  Airline major SpiceJet on Saturday became the first Indian budget carrier to operate a long-haul wide-body charter flight to North America. The airline repatriated 352 Canadian nationals and permanent residency holders from New Delhi to Toronto

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Delhi’s first district E-Lok Adalat disposes of 5,838 cases

Delhi’s first district E-Lok Adalat disposes of 5,838 cases

🕔21:38, 8.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 8  The Delhi State Legal Services Authority on Saturday organised its first-ever E-Lok Adalat, in view of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in all the district courts, where 5,838 pending cases were disposed of. “The current times require

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Pending India-Bangladesh issues will be resolved: Momen

Pending India-Bangladesh issues will be resolved: Momen

🕔21:36, 8.Aug 2020

Dhaka, Aug 8  Bangladesh Foreign Minister A.K. Abdul Momen on Saturday said that India and Bangladesh have resolved major bilateral issues, achieved progress on water sharing and will soon also resolve the other pending issues. “There are some issues. We

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