Army chief in Ladakh to review ops amid tension with China

Army chief in Ladakh to review ops amid tension with China

🕔13:22, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  Indian Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane is on a two-day visit to Ladakh to review operational preparedness of the force amid border tension with China. General Naravane reached Leh early Thursday and interacted with senior

Read Full Article
Twitter a/c of PM Modi’s personal website hacked for Bitcoins

Twitter a/c of PM Modi’s personal website hacked for Bitcoins

🕔13:21, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  Twitter on Thursday said it has fixed the account of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s personal website that was briefly hacked in the wee hours and tweets asking people to donate Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies were posted

Read Full Article
AIIMS resumes OPD services a day after suspension

AIIMS resumes OPD services a day after suspension

🕔13:19, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Thursday said that the Out Patient Department (OPD) services will continue as usual, a day after suspending it for two weeks. “Reference circular on, ‘Temporary suspension of

Read Full Article
An Indian firm to deploy at least 10 Cloud platforms by 2023: IBM

An Indian firm to deploy at least 10 Cloud platforms by 2023: IBM

🕔13:17, 3.Sep 2020

Bengaluru, Sep 3  Business executives in India are increasingly planning to invest in Hybrid multi-Cloud platforms and by 2023, an Indian firm will deploy at least 10 Clouds particularly in the growing insurance, telecommunications and retail industries, an IBM survey

Read Full Article
RBI’s nod for Murali Ramakrishnan’s appointment as South Indian Bank MD

RBI’s nod for Murali Ramakrishnan’s appointment as South Indian Bank MD

🕔13:16, 3.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 3 The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has approved the appointment of Murali Ramakrishnan as the MD and CEO of South Indian Bank with effect from October 1. In a regulatory filing on Thursday, the bank said that the

Read Full Article
China funds anti-India protests along Indo-Nepal border

China funds anti-India protests along Indo-Nepal border

🕔13:15, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  China has paid Rs 2.5 crore (in Nepali currency) to various organisations based in Nepal to carry out demonstrations against India along the Indo-Nepal border that stretches to over 1,700 km, intelligence agencies said. “Chinese Embassy

Read Full Article
India records highest 1-day spike of 83,883 Covid-19 cases

India records highest 1-day spike of 83,883 Covid-19 cases

🕔11:17, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  With 83,883 fresh coronavirus infections in 24 hours, India’s tally mounted to 3,853,406 on Thursday, while the death toll climbed to 67,376 with 1,043 more fatalities, said the Health Ministry. Out of total confirmed cases, 8,15,538

Read Full Article
US hopes for peaceful resolution of India-China tension: Pompeo

US hopes for peaceful resolution of India-China tension: Pompeo

🕔09:19, 3.Sep 2020

New York, Sep 3  While accusing Beijing of bullying its neighbours, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that Washington hopes there would be a peaceful settlement of the escalating tensions along the Line of Actual Control (LAC)

Read Full Article
Rajasthan govt inks MoU worth Rs 4,000 cr in textiles, defence, aviation

Rajasthan govt inks MoU worth Rs 4,000 cr in textiles, defence, aviation

🕔09:17, 3.Sep 2020

Jaipur, Sep 3  A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the Rajasthan government and a private company on Wednesday and investment of Rs 4,000 crore is estimated from these projects which would generate employment for more than 4,000 people,

Read Full Article
EU sees 0.4% surge in industrial producer prices in July

EU sees 0.4% surge in industrial producer prices in July

🕔09:09, 3.Sep 2020

Brussels, Sep 3  The industrial producer prices in the European Union (EU) increased by 0.4 per cent in July from the previous month, Eurostat said Wednesday. In July, Covid-19 restrictive measures still remained in place while being gradually lifted in

Read Full Article
Banks get ‘ITR filing compliance check’ tool to track non-filers

Banks get ‘ITR filing compliance check’ tool to track non-filers

🕔09:07, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has come up with a new functionality — ITR Filing Compliance Check – for scheduled commercial banks to check IT return filing status of permanent account numbers (PAN) in

Read Full Article
Intel unveils 11th Gen Core processors for thin, light laptops

Intel unveils 11th Gen Core processors for thin, light laptops

🕔09:04, 3.Sep 2020

Santa Clara (California), Sep 3  To power the next generation of thin and light laptops in the productivity era, chip giant Intel on Wednesday launched 11th Gen Core processors with Intel Iris Xe graphics. Code named ‘Tiger Lake’, the new

Read Full Article
Chhattisgarh records 6% higher GST revenue collection

Chhattisgarh records 6% higher GST revenue collection

🕔09:00, 3.Sep 2020

Raipur, Sep 3  Chhattisgarh recorded a 6 percent higher collection of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in August this year, compared to the same month last year. The state’s GST collection was Rs 1,873 crore last year, which rose to

Read Full Article
PM to virtually address IPS probationers on September 4

PM to virtually address IPS probationers on September 4

🕔08:58, 3.Sep 2020

Hyderabad, Sep 3  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address, through virtual means, probationers of the Indian Police Service (IPS) passing out of the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy (SVP NPA) here on September 4. A total of 131 IPS

Read Full Article
Bengaluru metro to run again from September 7

Bengaluru metro to run again from September 7

🕔08:56, 3.Sep 2020

Bengaluru, Sep 3 Metro rail services in Bengaluru would resume, in phases, from September 7, adhering to the guidelines to contain coronavirus, a top official said on Wednesday. “The metro service will resume in phases on the east-west and north-south corridors,

Read Full Article
Railway Board members’ designations changed, Chairman now CEO

Railway Board members’ designations changed, Chairman now CEO

🕔08:55, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  Almost nine months after the Union Cabinet approved the organisational restructuring of the Indian Railways, including the merger of eight Group A services to end departmentalism, promote smooth working and expedite decision-making, the government on Wednesday

Read Full Article
Elimination of TB govt’s priority despite pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

Elimination of TB govt’s priority despite pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

🕔08:52, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan stated on Wednesday that elimination of tuberculosis is a priority for the Indian government, while adding that the government is committed to scaling up access for free diagnosis through rapid molecular

Read Full Article
Delhi Metro restarts from Sept 7 with Yellow line and Gurugram’s Rapid Metro

Delhi Metro restarts from Sept 7 with Yellow line and Gurugram’s Rapid Metro

🕔08:34, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  The Delhi Metro will restart the Yellow Line and Gurugram’s Rapid Metro from September 7 in what will be the beginning of a series of graded openings of the Capital’s metro service for the first time

Read Full Article
Transition to role-based HR management: PM hails ‘Mission Karmayogi’

Transition to role-based HR management: PM hails ‘Mission Karmayogi’

🕔08:33, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has strongly endorsed ‘Mission Karmayogi’ which was approved by the Union cabinet on Wednesday and is tipped to be the next big disruptor. He tweeted, “…National Program for Civil Services Capacity Building

Read Full Article
India, China talks over Pangong Tso remain inconclusive

India, China talks over Pangong Tso remain inconclusive

🕔08:24, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  Military talks between India and China on Wednesday remained inconclusive over Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops’ fresh incursion attempts into India territory. The dialogue between both countries’ militaries will continue, sources said. Both the countries

Read Full Article