Centre allows UP, Andhra Pradesh to borrow Rs 7,376 cr more

Centre allows UP, Andhra Pradesh to borrow Rs 7,376 cr more

🕔18:00, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  The Centre has granted permission for an additional borrowing of Rs 7,376 crore to Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh for successfully undertaking reforms in the public distribution system and ‘ease of doing business’ respectively, the Ministry

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Tesla coming to India next year, says Elon Musk

Tesla coming to India next year, says Elon Musk

🕔17:55, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  Tesla CEO Elon Musk said on Friday that the electric car maker is finally ready to enter the India market in 2021. Musk revealed his plans to bring Tesla cars to India in his response to

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Diesel prices fall across metros amid decline in crude prices

Diesel prices fall across metros amid decline in crude prices

🕔13:58, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  Prices of diesel declined for the second consecutive day on Friday across the four metro cities. In the national capital, diesel was priced at Rs 70.46 per litre, down from Rs 70.53 on Thursday. Similarly, in

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PM, Prez pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 151 birth anniversary

PM, Prez pay tributes to Mahatma Gandhi on his 151 birth anniversary

🕔13:55, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 151st birth anniversary and wished that the ideals of the Father of the Nation remain a guiding force helping in building a compassionate India.

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NSE fined Rs 6 cr for ‘unrelated activities’ without SEBI nod

NSE fined Rs 6 cr for ‘unrelated activities’ without SEBI nod

🕔13:52, 2.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 2  Securities market regulator SEBI has found that the NSE had engaged in activities unrelated to its core activities as a stock exchange by acquiring stakes in several companies, including Power Exchange India Limited (PXIL) and Computer Age

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Microsoft ending Open License Programme for SMBs in Jan 2022

Microsoft ending Open License Programme for SMBs in Jan 2022

🕔13:51, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2 Microsoft has announced to end its 20-year-old Open License programme for small and midsize organisations from January 1, 2022. The organisations can continue to renew and purchase new software licenses, software assurance and online services through the

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No gatherings allowed around India Gate, Section 144 imposed : Delhi Police

No gatherings allowed around India Gate, Section 144 imposed : Delhi Police

🕔13:50, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2 The Delhi Police on Friday cautioned against any gathering around India Gate due to imposition of Section 144 CrPC. Police also said that a gathering of up to 100 people is permissible at the Jantar Mantar, but

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Yogi allows Durga Puja celebrations in UP

Yogi allows Durga Puja celebrations in UP

🕔13:47, 2.Oct 2020

Lucknow, Oct 2  The Yogi Adityanath government has finally allowed Durga Puja celebrations with established safety protocols under the pandemic. Durga Puja pandals can now hold religious or cultural events in the open, provided all guidelines for Covid containment, like

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Goldman Sachs to set up operations in Hyderabad

Goldman Sachs to set up operations in Hyderabad

🕔13:38, 2.Oct 2020

Hyderabad, Oct 1  Leading global investment bank and financial services company Goldman Sachs will be expanding its presence in India, by setting up in Hyderabad too. The US-headquartered firm said it has identified Hyderabad as a new location for its

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President Trump, wife Melania test Covid-19 positive

President Trump, wife Melania test Covid-19 positive

🕔11:25, 2.Oct 2020

Washington, Oct 2 US President Donald Trump on Friday announced that he and his wife Melania have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. “Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for Covid-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately.

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With 81K new cases, India’s corona tally nears 64L

With 81K new cases, India’s corona tally nears 64L

🕔10:44, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2 With a spike of 81,214 coronavirus cases and 1,095 deaths in 24 hours, India’s tally on Friday mounted to 63,94,069 cases. Out of the total cases, 9,42,217 are currently active, 53,52,078 have been discharged, while 99,773 lost

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Maha Covid cases zoom over 14 lakh, toll crosses 37,000

Maha Covid cases zoom over 14 lakh, toll crosses 37,000

🕔07:59, 2.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 2  Maharashtra’s Covid-19 deaths and cases dropped but the case tally shot above 14 lakh and the death toll crossed 37,000, while the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) remained grim with growing cases, health officials said here on Thursday.

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N-E to play leading role in India’s economic emergence post-Covid

N-E to play leading role in India’s economic emergence post-Covid

🕔07:57, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  The north eastern region of India will play a lead1ng role in the post-Covid scenario thereby taking the lead as the ‘new engine of a new India’, Union Minister of State for the Development of North

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Gandhi’s thoughts are core of Modi govt: Prez Kovind

Gandhi’s thoughts are core of Modi govt: Prez Kovind

🕔07:50, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  Mahatma Gandhi’s thoughts and teachings are at the core of the Modi government’s efforts, said President Ram Nath Kovind on the eve of the 151st birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation. Noting practices and

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FY22 Union Budget: Pre-budget meetings to begin on Oct 16

FY22 Union Budget: Pre-budget meetings to begin on Oct 16

🕔07:45, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  The pre-budget meetings for the Union Budget FY 2021-22 will begin on October 16 and continue till the first week of November, said a circular by the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA). The Budget Circular 2021-22

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India’s Sept merchandise exports rise over 5% YoY

India’s Sept merchandise exports rise over 5% YoY

🕔07:44, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  India’s merchandise exports in September rose by 5.27 per cent on a year-on-year basis, official data showed on Friday. The country shipped out merchandise worth $27.40 billion as compared to merchandise worth $26.02 billion exported during

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Railways records 13.5% YoY rise in freight revenue in Sep 2020

Railways records 13.5% YoY rise in freight revenue in Sep 2020

🕔07:43, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  The Indian Railways on Thursday said that it has earned more revenue in September 2020 over the same period last year in spite of Covid-19 related challenges, as the freight revenue registered a 13.54 per cent

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New security norms for credit, debit cards puts several in fix-2

New security norms for credit, debit cards puts several in fix-2

🕔07:42, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  New guidelines to further secure credit and debit card payments left several cardholders in a fix on Thursday as many of them were not able to make online or contactless transactions. The reason for such instances,

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Tamil Nadu, Arunachal join One Nation One Ration Card scheme

Tamil Nadu, Arunachal join One Nation One Ration Card scheme

🕔07:39, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2  Two more States, Tamil Nadu and Arunachal Pradesh have been integrated with the existing national portability cluster of 26 States/UTs under the One Nation One Ration Card, said Union Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public

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Defence Ministry celebrates 20th Raising Day of Integrated Defence Staff

Defence Ministry celebrates 20th Raising Day of Integrated Defence Staff

🕔07:30, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2 The Ministry of Defence celebrated the 20th Raising Day of Integrated Defence Staff on Thursday. On the occasion, the Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat extended his warm felicitations to all members of the tri-services

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