Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala to invest over Rs 6,247 cr in Reliance Retail

Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala to invest over Rs 6,247 cr in Reliance Retail

🕔19:43, 1.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 1 Reliance Industries on Thursday said that Abu Dhabi-based sovereign investor Mubadala Investment Company will invest Rs 6,247.5 crore into Reliance Retail Ventures. Mubadala’s investment will translate into a 1.40 per cent equity stake in RRVL on a fully

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India successfully tested laser-guided anti-tank missile

India successfully tested laser-guided anti-tank missile

🕔19:40, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1  The indigenously-developed laser-guided anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) was again successfully test-fired on Thursday, destroying a target at a longer range, the Defence Ministry said. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh congratulated the Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) for

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Tanmaya Lal has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Sweden

Tanmaya Lal has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Sweden

🕔19:29, 1.Oct 2020

October 01, 2020: Shri Tanmaya Lal (IFS: 1991), presently High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Mauritius, has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Sweden. He is expected to take up the assignment

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K. Nandini Singla has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Mauritius

K. Nandini Singla has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Mauritius

🕔19:26, 1.Oct 2020

October 01, 2020: Ms. K. Nandini Singla (IFS: 1997), presently Ambassador of India to Portugal, has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Mauritius. She is expected to take up the assignment shortly.

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GST collection in September stands at Rs 95,480 crore

GST collection in September stands at Rs 95,480 crore

🕔19:20, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1  The gross GST revenue collection in September rose sequentially to Rs 95,480 crore from August’s collection, an official statement said on Thursday. In August, the gross GST collection stood at Rs 86,449 crore. “The gross GST

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Pichai commits $1 billion to help publishers create quality news

Pichai commits $1 billion to help publishers create quality news

🕔19:18, 1.Oct 2020

San Francisco, Oct 1  Alphabet and Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Thursday announced the company’s biggest $1 billion investment for the future of news, in partnerships with news publishers that would pay them to create and curate high-quality content for

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Railways to introduce 200 more trains in festive seasons: Chairman

Railways to introduce 200 more trains in festive seasons: Chairman

🕔19:13, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1  In a good news for the passengers planning to travel during the festive seasons, Railway Board Chairman and CEO V.K. Yadav on Thursday said that the national transporter is planning to introduce 200 special trains between

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India declares one-day state mourning for Kuwait’s Emir

India declares one-day state mourning for Kuwait’s Emir

🕔19:12, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1  India on Thursday declared one-day state mourning on Sunday as a mark of respect to Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, the Emir of Kuwait, who passed away on Tuesday. Making the announcement, the Union Ministry

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SC approves DGCA’s proposal on air tickets refund booked during lockdown

SC approves DGCA’s proposal on air tickets refund booked during lockdown

🕔19:07, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1 In a big relief to thousands of air passengers, the Supreme Court on Thursday approved the Directorate General of Civil Aviation’s (DGCA) proposal on air tickets refund and credit shell on flights booked prior and during lockdown.

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PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE ON THE EVE OF GANDHI JAYANTI

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE ON THE EVE OF GANDHI JAYANTI

🕔19:04, 1.Oct 2020

 The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind has issued the following message to the nation on the eve of Gandhi Jayanti. In his message the President has said, “On the occasion of 151st anniversary of our Father of the Nation,

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REC committed to achieve ambitious MoU Targets

REC committed to achieve ambitious MoU Targets

🕔19:01, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Sep 30: Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) has finalised ambitious targets for REC Ltd in the ongoing financial year. Revenue target for FY2021 has been set at Rs. 35,000 Cr, up by 17.5% from the previous year achievement. Operating

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NTPC Group records a double-digit growth of 13.3% in generation in 2nd Quarter

NTPC Group records a double-digit growth of 13.3% in generation in 2nd Quarter

🕔15:12, 1.Oct 2020

NTPC Group companies under Ministry of Power, recorded a double-digit growth of 13.3% in generation in 2nd Quarter from July to September 2020, compared to the same period last year. Group generation in first half of the current financial year

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R.P. Goyal takes over as Director (Finance), NHPC

R.P. Goyal takes over as Director (Finance), NHPC

🕔14:36, 1.Oct 2020

Faridabad, Oct 1 R.P. Goyal has taken over as Director (Finance) at NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company and a Schedule ‘A’ Enterprise of Government of India on 1st October 2020. He joined NHPC on 18th November 1988 as Senior Accountant and

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate the Atal Tunnel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate the Atal Tunnel

🕔13:39, 1.Oct 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shall inaugurate Atal Tunnel, Rohtang at 10 AM on 3rd October 2020. Atal Tunnel is the longest highway tunnel in the World. The 9.02 Km long tunnel connects Manali to Lahaul-Spiti valley throughout the year. Earlier the

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IL&FS invites EoIs for its 42% stake in engineering arm

IL&FS invites EoIs for its 42% stake in engineering arm

🕔13:36, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1  Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS) has sought expressions of interest (EoI) for the 42.25 per cent stake it holds along with IL&FS Financial Services (IFIN) in subsidiary IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company (IECCL) under the

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NTPC Group companies’ Q2FY21 power generation up 13.3%

NTPC Group companies’ Q2FY21 power generation up 13.3%

🕔13:35, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 1  Diversified power major NTPC Group on Thursday reported that its companies’ recorded a growth of 13.3 per cent in generation during Q2FY21 as compared to the same period last year. “Group generation in first half of

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Virtual Hasina-Modi meeting to take place in Dec

Virtual Hasina-Modi meeting to take place in Dec

🕔13:33, 1.Oct 2020

Dhaka, Oct 01  A virtual meeting between Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi will take place in December. The meeting will see the signing of several bilateral agreements between the two neighbouring countries. “We are

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PM lauds successful BrahMos launch

PM lauds successful BrahMos launch

🕔08:58, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 01  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated scientists and engineers for the successful test launch of supersonic cruise missile BrahMos with an indigenous booster from a test facility off the Odisha coast. “Brahmos Supersonic Cruise Missile

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India, China agree to hold early meeting for disengagement along LAC

India, China agree to hold early meeting for disengagement along LAC

🕔08:57, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 01  India and China on Wednesday agreed to hold a meeting soon between the senior commanders of their armies for an early disengagement along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), where the two countries are locked in

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Indian Navy exercises with Russia, ‘Quad’ countries

Indian Navy exercises with Russia, ‘Quad’ countries

🕔08:55, 1.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 01 The Indian Navy has conducted exercises with Russia and ‘Quad’ countries – an informal security forum comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia – in a message to China on getting a wider footprint in the

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