Kejriwal to Delhi traders: Relief in fixed power charges soon

Kejriwal to Delhi traders: Relief in fixed power charges soon

🕔08:27, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal told Delhi’s traders’ and industrial associations on Friday that adequate steps will be taken to provide “relief” in terms of fixed power charges that the commercial and industrial units are obliged

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Oil tanker blaze under control, vessel towed to stop drift into shallows

Oil tanker blaze under control, vessel towed to stop drift into shallows

🕔08:24, 5.Sep 2020

Chennai, Sep 5  The blaze on board huge oil tanker ‘New Diamond’, laden with about 300,000 tonnes of Kuwaiti crude, was brought under control in the second day of fire fighting by the Indian Coast Guard and Sri Lankan naval

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‘Teachers are guiding force for students, true builders of nation’

‘Teachers are guiding force for students, true builders of nation’

🕔08:20, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  President Ram Nath Kovind greeted teachers across the country on the eve of Teachers’ Day on Friday. “With great pleasure, I extend my heartfelt greetings and felicitations to teachers throughout the country. We celebrate the Teachers’

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India, China Defence Ministers agree to resolve border tensions through talks

India, China Defence Ministers agree to resolve border tensions through talks

🕔08:19, 5.Sep 2020

Moscow/New Delhi, Sep 5  Indian Defence Minister Rajanth Singh and his Chinese counterpart Wei Fenghe met in the Russian capital on Friday to discuss their border dispute and agreed to de-escalate the situation through talks. The two-hour meeting between the

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India’s forex reserves rise by over $3 billion

India’s forex reserves rise by over $3 billion

🕔08:04, 5.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 5  India’s foreign exchange reserves jumped higher by $3.883 billion during the week ended August 28. According to the Reserve Bank of India’s weekly statistical supplement, the reserves rose to $541.431 billion from $537.548 billion reported for the

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Air India allowed self ground handling ops at US airports, calls it future ‘opportunity’

Air India allowed self ground handling ops at US airports, calls it future ‘opportunity’

🕔08:03, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  National carrier Air India has been allowed to conduct self ground handling operations at US airports. On its part, the airline has called the move as a future ‘opportunity’. An Air India spokesperson said the airline

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President calls up Telangana Governor to discuss NEP, Covid

President calls up Telangana Governor to discuss NEP, Covid

🕔08:00, 5.Sep 2020

Hyderabad, Sep 5  President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday spoke to Telangana Governor, Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan, over phone about his video conference on the National Education Policy 2020 scheduled to be held on September 7. The President also interacted with

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GoAir to add over 100 new domestic flights from Sept 5

GoAir to add over 100 new domestic flights from Sept 5

🕔07:41, 5.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 5  Budget airline GoAir said on Friday that it will add over 100 new flights to its domestic network starting Saturday. Accordingly, these flights will include new connections to and from Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Kolkata,

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DEA cites ‘stringent’ lockdown to justify massive GDP contraction

DEA cites ‘stringent’ lockdown to justify massive GDP contraction

🕔07:40, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  As earlier this week India reported a 23.9 per cent contraction in its GDP in the April-June quarter, much higher than it global peers, the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) which comes under the Ministry of

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Odisha to set up Bulk Drug Park at Gopalpur

Odisha to set up Bulk Drug Park at Gopalpur

🕔07:38, 5.Sep 2020

Bhubaneswar, Sep 5 The Odisha government has initiated steps for setting up a Bulk Drug Park at Gopalpur in the state, said an official on Friday. The proposal for setting up the park in the Tata Special Economic Zone (SEZ)

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Vodafone Idea’s Board gives nod to raise Rs 25,000 cr

Vodafone Idea’s Board gives nod to raise Rs 25,000 cr

🕔07:36, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  The Board of Directors of Vodafone Idea on Friday approved a proposal to raise up to Rs 25,000 crore through Global Depository Receipts (GDR), American Depository Receipts (ADR), non-convertible debentures, and other routes. The development comes

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Covid inflicted Rs 19 lk cr loss to retail industry in 5 months: CAIT estimates

Covid inflicted Rs 19 lk cr loss to retail industry in 5 months: CAIT estimates

🕔07:35, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Friday estimated that Covid-19 pandemic has inflicted a loss of about Rs 19 lakh crore to India’s retail industry in the past five-months. The confederation said that these

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Auto industry eagerly awaits GST reduction: Maruti Suzuki’s MD & CEO

Auto industry eagerly awaits GST reduction: Maruti Suzuki’s MD & CEO

🕔07:34, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  Pandemic Covid-19 battered auto industry awaits GST rate reduction and scrappage scheme announcement to tide over these testing times said Kenichi Ayukawa, MD & CEO, Maruti Suzuki India. Ayukawa spoke at the 60th SIAM Annual Convention

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Worst behind us, Indian economy witnessing V-shaped recovery: DEA

Worst behind us, Indian economy witnessing V-shaped recovery: DEA

🕔07:32, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  Days after India reported a 23.9 per cent contraction in its gross domestic product (GDP), the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) in its Monthly Economic Review for August has said that the worst is over now

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B’luru airport’s passenger flow system to cut waiting time

B’luru airport’s passenger flow system to cut waiting time

🕔07:30, 5.Sep 2020

Bengaluru, Sep 5  Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru (KIAB) has introduced a technology-based passenger flow management system to cut down waiting time, have better passenger flow management and raise operational efficiency, an official said on Friday. “Our aim is to make

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Covid warrants relook at timelines of some future regulations: Kirloskar

Covid warrants relook at timelines of some future regulations: Kirloskar

🕔07:29, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  The Covid-19 pandemic has warranted a relook at the timelines of some future regulations like fuel efficiency norms and ‘BS VI phase II’, said Vice Chairman of Toyota Kirloskar Motor Vikram Kirloskar. Kirloskar spoke at the

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BSNL Employees Union resents decision to lay off contract workers

BSNL Employees Union resents decision to lay off contract workers

🕔07:23, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  BSNL Employees Union has objected to the state-run entity’s decision to do away with contract workers working with it and has sought a review of the decision. In a letter to the BSNL Chairman P.K. Purwar,

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Faceless assessment for import/export causing delays: ICEA

Faceless assessment for import/export causing delays: ICEA

🕔07:15, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  Raising concerns of delay due to the faceless assessment of exported and imported electronic products, the India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA) has sought exemption of authorized economic operators (AEO) and in-bond manufacturing from the faceless

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