Assam oil well fire: Villagers launch stir against delay in compensation

Assam oil well fire: Villagers launch stir against delay in compensation

🕔07:19, 18.Sep 2020

Guwahati, Sep 18  The villagers affected by the more than three-month-long raging fire and gas leakage from an oil well of the state-owned Oil India Limited (OIL) field at Baghjan in eastern Assam, on Thursday launched a road blockade demanding

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Bullet train project to create more than 90,000 direct, indirect jobs

Bullet train project to create more than 90,000 direct, indirect jobs

🕔07:18, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 18  Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious 508-km Mumbai-Ahmedabad high speed rail project, popularly known as ‘bullet train project’, will create more than 90,000 direct and indirect jobs during the construction phase. National High Speed Rail Corporation Ltd

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Govt: MSP was, MSP is, and MSP will continue in future

Govt: MSP was, MSP is, and MSP will continue in future

🕔07:17, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 18  Amid widespread protests by farmers in various states against the three farm Bills presented in the Lok Sabha three days ago, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday clarified that these Bills will bring revolutionary changes

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India’s First: IGIA now sports dedicated private jet terminal

India’s First: IGIA now sports dedicated private jet terminal

🕔07:16, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 18  The national capital’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) has entered into an exclusive league of global airports which sports a dedicated terminal for private jets. In aviation parlance, such infrastructure facilities offer hassle free comfort and

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BSNL sources 53% of mobile network equipment from ZTE, Huawei

BSNL sources 53% of mobile network equipment from ZTE, Huawei

🕔07:14, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 18  At a time when concerns have been raised over equipment of Chinese origin in mobile networks and anti-China sentiments are on a high, the Centre on Thursday said that around 53.4 per cent of state-run BSNL’s

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Vistara: First airline to offer in-flight WiFi internet on B787-9

Vistara: First airline to offer in-flight WiFi internet on B787-9

🕔07:13, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17  Full-service airline Vistara will offer in-flight Wi-Fi internet connectivity onboard international flights operated on Boeing 787 from September 18. Accordingly, the service will be available on flights between Delhi and London Heathrow. “This makes Vistara the

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Many engaged in confusing farmers: Modi

Many engaged in confusing farmers: Modi

🕔07:12, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 18  Amid the row over three agriculture reform bills that led to one of his Cabinet colleagues quitting on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured that the system of MSP and government procurement will continue. Commenting the

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Maharashtra Covid-19 cases soar; deaths surpass 31K

Maharashtra Covid-19 cases soar; deaths surpass 31K

🕔07:11, 18.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 18  Six months after the first death in Maharashtra, Covid-19 deaths and new cases continued to soar on Thursday with fatalities crossing the 31,000 mark, health officials said here. The state recorded 24,619 cases – lower than the

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NLC India Limited Celebrates the 70th Birth Day of Prime Minister

NLC India Limited Celebrates the 70th Birth Day of Prime Minister

🕔05:27, 18.Sep 2020

NLC India Limited celebrated the 70th Birth Day of Prime Minister Narendra Modiji,  by organizing  Blood Donation Camp, Mass Tree Plantation, and COVID-19 Screening Campaign in Neyveli Shri R.Vikraman, Director/Human Resources, NLCIL while inaugurating a Blood Donation Camp at Jawahar

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REC CSR projects worth R.6.99 Crore inaugurated in Barhara (Bhojpur District), Bihar

REC CSR projects worth R.6.99 Crore inaugurated in Barhara (Bhojpur District), Bihar

🕔05:24, 18.Sep 2020

R K Singh the Minister of State (IC) for Power & New and Renewable Energy inaugurated CSR projects undertaken by REC Ltd. (Formerly Rural Electrification Corporation) worth Rupees 6.99 Crore, in Barhara (Bhojpur Dirtict, Bihar, through video conferencing on 17th September

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LS passes Agriculture Bills, Harsimrat Kaur resigns from Cabinet

LS passes Agriculture Bills, Harsimrat Kaur resigns from Cabinet

🕔20:18, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17  The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed two contentious agriculture Bills, despite the opposition as well as BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal terming it an “anti-farmer” move and some staging a walkout, and widespread protests by farmers

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Civil aviation sector on a steady growth trajectory: Puri

Civil aviation sector on a steady growth trajectory: Puri

🕔20:15, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17 India’s civil aviation sector is on a steady growth trajectory, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Thursday. Speaking on the new ‘General Aviation’ terminal at IGI airport here, Puri said: “The sector is all set

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First investment advisor obtains SEBI licence in GIFT IFSC

First investment advisor obtains SEBI licence in GIFT IFSC

🕔20:14, 17.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 17  Investment Advisory operations are all set to take off in India’s first International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) at GIFT City, with capital markets regulator SEBI giving license to an impact investing firm to begin its operation in

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Finmin wants auto cos to reduce costs, royalty payments rather than seek GST cuts

Finmin wants auto cos to reduce costs, royalty payments rather than seek GST cuts

🕔20:13, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17  In a setback to the automobile industry looking for a reduction in GST rates to help tide over the present crisis, the finance ministry has said current taxes on the sector were lower than pre-GST times

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Credit outlook moderately negative for gold jewellery retailers: Crisil

Credit outlook moderately negative for gold jewellery retailers: Crisil

🕔20:11, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17  Slack demand, resulting in lower cash accrual, along with elevated inventory levels and curtailed bank finance, will lead to a moderately negative credit outlook for gold jewellery retailers this fiscal, Crisil Research said on Thursday. An

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Decade long payment default finally pushes ONGC out of Sudanese oilfield

Decade long payment default finally pushes ONGC out of Sudanese oilfield

🕔20:08, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17  After facing years of payment default, the country’s largest oil and gas explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corporation has finally exited from Sudanese oilfields, relieving itself of yet another toxic overseas asset. Company sources said that

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Decision to restart Classes X, XII after October 2: Goa CM

Decision to restart Classes X, XII after October 2: Goa CM

🕔20:07, 17.Sep 2020

Panaji, Sep 17  Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday said that the decision to restart classes for students of Class X and XII will be taken after October 2. Sawant said that at least 30 per cent students in

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Privatisation of Railways is ‘win-win’ situation: NITI Aayog CEO

Privatisation of Railways is ‘win-win’ situation: NITI Aayog CEO

🕔20:05, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17 NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Thursday asserted that privatisation of the Railways will create a “win-win” situation for the Railways as well as the investors and also the users. Addressing a press conference here along with

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Petrol, diesel rates fall again as crude prices soften

Petrol, diesel rates fall again as crude prices soften

🕔15:41, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17  Petrol and diesel prices in the country have fallen again in the wake of softening of global oil prices as an extended run of Covid-19 has depressed demand and created a glut in the market. On

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Centre to press for passage of two agriculture bills in LS

Centre to press for passage of two agriculture bills in LS

🕔15:39, 17.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17 The Central government will move the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 as well as the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020 in the Lok Sabha

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