Works worth Rs 23K cr done under Garib Kalyan Yojana: PM

Works worth Rs 23K cr done under Garib Kalyan Yojana: PM

🕔13:42, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that the government had completed works worth Rs 23,000 crore under the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY) and that the number of days to build a house under

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Centre constitutes empowered group for OFB corporatisation

Centre constitutes empowered group for OFB corporatisation

🕔13:41, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  The Union government constituted an Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on Friday to oversee the corporatisation of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB). Headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, it includes Home Minister Amit Shah, Finance Minister

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Petrol, diesel get cheaper as crude falls

Petrol, diesel get cheaper as crude falls

🕔13:36, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  Petrol and diesel prices in the country have fallen again in the wake of softening in global oil prices as extended run of Covid-19 depressed demands and created in glut in the market. On Saturday, the

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Pradhan urges Odisha CM to implement NDHM, Ayushman Bharat

Pradhan urges Odisha CM to implement NDHM, Ayushman Bharat

🕔13:35, 12.Sep 2020

Bhubaneswar, Sep 12 Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan reiterated his request to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to implement Ayushman Bharat Yojana and the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) in the state. In a letter issued to media on Saturday, Pradhan

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With 97,570 new cases India’s single day surge highest

With 97,570 new cases India’s single day surge highest

🕔10:37, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12 India on Saturday once again recorded an unprecedented spike in a single day as 97,570 fresh Covid cases were recorded taking the total tally to 46,59,984, the Union Health Ministry data revealed. It is more than double

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BHEL to establish centre of excellence in AP: Minister

BHEL to establish centre of excellence in AP: Minister

🕔07:53, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi/ Amaravati, Sep 12  Andhra Pradesh Industries Minister M Goutham Reddy on Friday said public sector major Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) will set up a centre of excellence in the state. “BHEL has agreed in principle to set

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B’luru gets India’s first On-Airport Public Bonded Warehouse

B’luru gets India’s first On-Airport Public Bonded Warehouse

🕔07:47, 12.Sep 2020

Bengaluru, Sep 12  In an effort to make Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) a successful cargo hub, Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has opened India’s first on-Airport Public Bonded Warehouse. According to a statement released by the BIAL on Friday, the

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Odisha announces Rs 300 cr package for flood-hit farmers

Odisha announces Rs 300 cr package for flood-hit farmers

🕔07:45, 12.Sep 2020

Bhubaneswar, Sep 12  Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday announced a special package of Rs 300 crore for livelihood support for the farmers affected by recent floods. Incessant rainfall and consequent flood during last week of August in different

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24 candidates score 100 percentile in JEE Mains

24 candidates score 100 percentile in JEE Mains

🕔07:42, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  A total of 24 candidates have scored 100 percentile score in the Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) Mains 2020 examination. The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Friday late night declared the results JEE Mains. Over 8.67 lakh

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Green shoots: Deceleration in July’s industrial activity eases

Green shoots: Deceleration in July’s industrial activity eases

🕔07:41, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  A sequential rebound in industrial activity eased the contraction rate of India’s factory output in July, official data showed on Friday. However, Covid-19 pandemic continued to heavily dent India’s factory output on a year-on-year basis. As

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Small cap stocks to gain big as Sebi restructures asset allocations for MFs

Small cap stocks to gain big as Sebi restructures asset allocations for MFs

🕔07:39, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  Small caps are set for major inflows as markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has prescribed that a minimum of 25 per cent each be invested in large, mid and small cap companies.

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Modi to announce 3 more gifts for Bihar this Sunday

Modi to announce 3 more gifts for Bihar this Sunday

🕔07:38, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  Staying with his emphasis on gifting an array of developmental projects for poll-bound Bihar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation three key projects related to the Petroleum sector in the state this Sunday.

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Animal study proved Covid vaccine’s efficacy: Bharat Biotech

Animal study proved Covid vaccine’s efficacy: Bharat Biotech

🕔07:36, 12.Sep 2020

Hyderabad, Sep 12 Vaccine maker Bharat Biotech on Friday announced that the animal trials of its Covid-19 vaccine candidate Covaxin were successful. It said the results demonstrated the protective efficacy of the vaccine in a live viral challenge model. “Bharat

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Last date to submit life certificates by pensioners now Dec 31

Last date to submit life certificates by pensioners now Dec 31

🕔07:35, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  In a major relief to thousands of pensioners, the Union government on Friday extended the time period for submission of life certificates till December 31. Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Jitendra Singh

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Maha crosses 1m-mark with staggering 24,886 new cases

Maha crosses 1m-mark with staggering 24,886 new cases

🕔07:23, 12.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 12  Maharashtra crossed the 1 million-case mark by adding a staggering 24,886 new Covid-19 cases — the highest till date — besides recording the second highest single-day death toll of 442, health officials said here on Friday. With

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RBI issues norms for banks to appoint Chief Compliance Officers

RBI issues norms for banks to appoint Chief Compliance Officers

🕔07:22, 12.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 12  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday came out with guidelines for banks to appoint Chief Compliance Officers (CCO). In a circular, the central bank said that it has come up with the guidelines to bring

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SEBI proposes changes in listing, disclosure norms

SEBI proposes changes in listing, disclosure norms

🕔07:21, 12.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 12  The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has proposed amendments to the SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015 to strengthen corporate governance practices and disclosure requirements. The market regulator also aims to ease compliance

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Startup Ranking: Gujarat named best performer among states

Startup Ranking: Gujarat named best performer among states

🕔07:20, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  The Centre on Friday named Gujarat as the best performing state in terms of implementing policies for uplifting the startup ecosystem. Besides, Andaman & Nicobar Islands was adjudged as the best performer amongst Union Territory and

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RIL gaining enthusiasm on investments from global tech majors : Report

RIL gaining enthusiasm on investments from global tech majors : Report

🕔07:18, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is garnering greater levels of enthusiasm from investors given the investments from global technology majors and also the digitization pathway it has laid out, Morgan Stanley said in a report. “Also with

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Reputational risks from cyberattacks on rise as episodes become public: Moody’s

Reputational risks from cyberattacks on rise as episodes become public: Moody’s

🕔07:15, 12.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 12  The reputational risk from cyberattacks is rising for many companies globally, as episodes have become more publicised, Moody’s Investors Service said on Friday. These episodes pose varying degrees of credit risks depending on the sector, size

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