No decision to discontinue printing Rs 2,000 notes : Govt

No decision to discontinue printing Rs 2,000 notes : Govt

🕔19:38, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19 Although printing of Rs 2,000 denomination notes has been significantly lowered, the Centre has not decided to discontinue the high denomination notes. In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha on Saturday, Minister

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RS passes two agri Bills amid pandemonium

RS passes two agri Bills amid pandemonium

🕔18:03, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 20  The Rajya Sabha on Sunday passed two agriculture-related Bills amid a pandemonium due to protests by opposition members. The Upper House gave the nod to The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020,

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Liquidity package: Rs 70,590 cr in loans sanctioned to discoms

Liquidity package: Rs 70,590 cr in loans sanctioned to discoms

🕔18:01, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 20  Loans totalling Rs 70,590 crore have been sanctioned so far to power distribution companies (discom) out of the Rs 90,000-crore liquidity package announced by the Centre, Union Power Minister RK Singh told the Rajya Sabha on

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Diesel prices fall again on easing global crude prices

Diesel prices fall again on easing global crude prices

🕔17:59, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 20  Diesel prices continued to decline for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday on the back of falling global crude prices. In the national capital, diesel was priced at Rs 71.58 per litre, down from Rs 71.82

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Centre mulls closure of PSUs up for sale on case-to-case basis

Centre mulls closure of PSUs up for sale on case-to-case basis

🕔14:19, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19 The Union government may consider the closure of central public sector units (PSUs) even if they have been approved for strategic disinvestment on a case-to-case basis. In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha,

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Net direct tax collection declines 31% in Apr-Aug FY21

Net direct tax collection declines 31% in Apr-Aug FY21

🕔14:17, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19  The net direct tax collection in April-August period of the current fiscal was 31.1 per cent lower on year-on-year (YoY) basis at over Rs 1.92 lakh crore, according to data provided by Minister of State for

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Air India employees receiving PF dues within 30-60 days

Air India employees receiving PF dues within 30-60 days

🕔14:15, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19  National carrier Air India has clarified that it had already deposited the TDS and the PF dues for superannuated employees which are being released within 30-60 days. There have been reports that Air India has defaulted

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No decision to discontinue printing Rs 2,000 notes: Govt

No decision to discontinue printing Rs 2,000 notes: Govt

🕔14:12, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19  Although printing of Rs 2,000 denomination notes has been significantly lowered, the Centre has not decided to discontinue the high denomination notes. In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha on Saturday, Minister

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Four Bills slated to be moved in LS for passage

Four Bills slated to be moved in LS for passage

🕔14:11, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 20 The Centre will move four Bills on Sunday for consideration and passage during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament. The National Forensic Sciences University Bill, 2020; Rashtriya Raksha University Bill, 2020; Bilateral Netting of Qualified Financial Contracts

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LS business list’s schedule for Amit Shah

LS business list’s schedule for Amit Shah

🕔14:08, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 20  Union Home Minister Amit Shah is to lay papers on the table in the Lok Sabha and introduce Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2020 along with two other Bills for passage, revised list of Business of

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Bank of India to raise Rs 8,000 cr, gets shareholders’ nod

Bank of India to raise Rs 8,000 cr, gets shareholders’ nod

🕔14:06, 20.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 20 Bank of India has received its shareholders approval to raise up to Rs 8,000 crore through several modes including equity shares. The shareholders gave the approval in its Extraordinary General Meeting on Saturday, the bank said in a

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Over 92K new corona cases in India, total over 54-lakh mark

Over 92K new corona cases in India, total over 54-lakh mark

🕔11:01, 20.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 20  With another significant single-day spike of 92,605 coronavirus cases, India’s total tally on Sunday breached the 54-lakh mark to reach 54,00,620 cases even as 1,133 more COVID-19 deaths were recorded in 24 hours. Of the total

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