Dedication of various projects of NHPC and PFC under CSR activities

Dedication of various projects of NHPC and PFC under CSR activities

🕔18:20, 16.Sep 2020

R.K. Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) (Power and New & Renewable Energy) & Minister of State (Skill Development and Entrepreneurship) dedicated various projects implemented under CSR activities of NHPC and PFC in Shahpur and Bihiya block of Bhojpur

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BHEL signs MoU with SwissRapide AG to bring Maglev Trains to India

BHEL signs MoU with SwissRapide AG to bring Maglev Trains to India

🕔15:25, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, September 16: Aimed at expanding its footprint in the Urban Transportation Sector as part of its diversification initiatives, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SwissRapide AG for Maglev Train projects

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Canada welcomes US decision to drop aluminum tariff

Canada welcomes US decision to drop aluminum tariff

🕔13:14, 16.Sep 2020

Ottawa, Sep 16  Canada welcomed the US decision to drop tariff on Canadian aluminum imports. At a press conference in Ottawa Tuesday afternoon, Canadian Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland welcomed the decision. “This is really a day

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US Fed unlikely to offer new guidance on rates this week

US Fed unlikely to offer new guidance on rates this week

🕔13:11, 16.Sep 2020

Washington, Sep 16  While US Federal Reserve has adopted a new policy strategy on inflation, the central bank is unlikely to provide new forward guidance on short-term interest rates at its meeting this week, economists have said. During the Kansas

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US stocks rise with Fed meeting in focus

US stocks rise with Fed meeting in focus

🕔13:09, 16.Sep 2020

New York, Sep 16  US stocks finished higher as Wall Street paid close attention to a key meeting by the Federal Reserve. On Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 2.27 points, or 0.01 per cent, to 27,995.60. The S&P

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Power Ministry in a historic pro-consumer move  drafts Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020

Power Ministry in a historic pro-consumer move drafts Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020

🕔12:02, 16.Sep 2020

Union Power Ministry has drafted Rules providing for Rights of Electricity Consumers for the First Time. Electricity Consumers are the most important stakeholders in the power sector. The sector exists because of them. Having provided access to electricity to all

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RS passes Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill

RS passes Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill

🕔12:00, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16  The Rajya Sabha passed the Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill, 2020. The Bill seeks to merge three Ayurveda institutes into one institution — Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda. The Bill declares

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NBFCs raise $3.9 billion capital buffer post Covid-19

NBFCs raise $3.9 billion capital buffer post Covid-19

🕔09:39, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16  Non-banking financial companies have raised $3.9 billion through capital raise and asset sales in the post-Covid-19 period. In the midst of a difficult economic environment caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, India Inc has raised a massive

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75th session of UN General Assembly opens

75th session of UN General Assembly opens

🕔09:37, 16.Sep 2020

United Nations, Sep 16  The 75th session of the UN General Assembly was declared open by new General Assembly President Volkan Bozkir. In his opening remarks, Bozkir asked UN member states to uphold multilateralism. “The context in which we are

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US, India to work together for success of Afghan peace process

US, India to work together for success of Afghan peace process

🕔09:36, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi/Washington, Sep 16  The US Special Representative on Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad said during his visit to India on Tuesday that Washington and New Delhi will work together for the success of the Afghan peace process. Ambassador Khalilzad

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Bill giving DGCA, BCAS statutory status passed by Parliament

Bill giving DGCA, BCAS statutory status passed by Parliament

🕔09:30, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16  The Aircraft (Amendment) Bill, 2020, which will provide statutory status to regulatory bodies in the aviation sector, including the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), has been passed by Parliament with the Rajya Sabha approving it

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LS passes Bill allowing govt to control supply, production of commodities

LS passes Bill allowing govt to control supply, production of commodities

🕔09:24, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16  The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a Bill allowing the central government to control the production, supply, distribution, trade and commerce in certain commodities with a voice vote. However, the opposition raised objection over the structure

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LS passes Bill to suspend MPLAD funds for 2 years, 30% salary cut for MPs

LS passes Bill to suspend MPLAD funds for 2 years, 30% salary cut for MPs

🕔09:11, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16  The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a Bill which has provisions to suspend the MP Local Area Development (MPLAD) funds for two years and for a 30 per cent deduction of salaries of all lawmakers and

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First ‘Kisan Rail’ between B’luru, Delhi to run from Sep 19 to Oct 19

First ‘Kisan Rail’ between B’luru, Delhi to run from Sep 19 to Oct 19

🕔07:57, 16.Sep 2020

Bengaluru, Sep 16 The South Western Railway said that the first ‘Kisan Rail’ from Karnataka, between Bengaluru and Delhi, will run from September 19 to October 19. According to the SWR release on Tuesday, the Kisan Rail are trains with multi

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Covid impact: SpiceJet Q1 FY21 net loss at over Rs 593 cr

Covid impact: SpiceJet Q1 FY21 net loss at over Rs 593 cr

🕔07:55, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16  Airline major SpiceJet on Tuesday reported a net loss of Rs 593.4 crore during Q1 FY21, as flight operations remained suspended for most part of the quarter following the nationwide lockdown. The company had reported a

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Cairn stuck with temporary operational extension for its Barmer oil & gas block

Cairn stuck with temporary operational extension for its Barmer oil & gas block

🕔07:54, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16 Country’s most prolific Barmer oilfield operated by billionaire Anil Agarwal-led Cairn Oil and Gas has been reduced to operate on temporary permission from the government which has denied full 10-year extension to the company’s production sharing

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20 pairs of ‘clone trains’ to run on select routes from Sep 21

20 pairs of ‘clone trains’ to run on select routes from Sep 21

🕔07:43, 16.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 16  In view of the heavy rush in several Special trains, the Railways has decided to run 20 pairs of clone trains on select routes from September 21. A senior Railway Ministry official said that these would

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