Ram Vilas Paswan passes away in Delhi hospital, condolences pour in

Ram Vilas Paswan passes away in Delhi hospital, condolences pour in

🕔22:27, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  Veteran leader and Union Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister, Ram Vilas Paswan, who was admitted to a private hospital here for the last several days, passed away on Thursday evening, his family members said.

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New train terminal soon to decongest B’luru stations

New train terminal soon to decongest B’luru stations

🕔17:48, 8.Oct 2020

Bengaluru, Oct 8  A new train terminal in this tech city is nearing completion for decongesting the choked main city station and Yesvantpur station, an official said on Thursday. “The third terminal at Baiyyappanahalli in the city’s eastern suburb is

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Samsung’s Q3 profit likely to rise 58% on Huawei effect

Samsung’s Q3 profit likely to rise 58% on Huawei effect

🕔17:46, 8.Oct 2020

Seoul, Oct 8  Samsung Electronics on Thursday said it expects its third-quarter profit to be the largest in two years, growing 58 per cent from a year ago, as its chip business got a boost from US sanctions on Huawei

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Time to reward consumers with decline in the renewable energy cost

Time to reward consumers with decline in the renewable energy cost

🕔17:45, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  Consumers should now reap the benefits of lower tariffs as the cost of power generated from newer, cleaner and greener renewable energy in India has achieved grid parity in 2018-19, experts said. Consumers have played a

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Amazon India launches its largest specialised fulfilment centre

Amazon India launches its largest specialised fulfilment centre

🕔17:43, 8.Oct 2020

Bengaluru, Oct 8 Amazon India on Thursday launched its largest specialised fulfilment centre in the country with a storage capacity of more than 1.2 million cubic feet. Launched ahead of the festive season, the new fulfilment centre in Karnataka is specialised

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Paytm announces Rs 10 crore fund for mini app developers

Paytm announces Rs 10 crore fund for mini app developers

🕔17:41, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  Increasing its stake in its ongoing fight with Google, leading digital payments platform Paytm on Thursday announced a Rs 10-crore fund for mini apps developers in the country. Addressing a mini apps developer conference, Paytm Founder

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Infosys to acquire Blue Acorn iCi for up to $125M

Infosys to acquire Blue Acorn iCi for up to $125M

🕔17:39, 8.Oct 2020

Bengaluru, Oct 8  IT major Infosys will acquire US-based analytics company Blue Acorn iCi for up to $125 million. In a regulatory filing, Infosys said that the move further strengthens its end-to-end customer experience offerings and demonstrates its continued commitment

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Indian-origin researchers use bovine adenovirus to develop Covid vax

Indian-origin researchers use bovine adenovirus to develop Covid vax

🕔17:37, 8.Oct 2020

New York, Oct 8  A team of Indian-origin researchers in the US is working to develop a unique Covid-19 vaccine that uses a bovine adenovirus that will protect all segments of the population, especially older adults. Bovine Adenovirus, also known

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NPCIL inspects atomic power component maker facility in Russia

NPCIL inspects atomic power component maker facility in Russia

🕔17:36, 8.Oct 2020

Chennai, Oct 8  Russia’s integrated nuclear power player Rosatom on Thursday said representatives of Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) had inspected JSC VNIIEM Corporation which manufactures reactor control and protection system electrical equipment (RCPS EE). The JSC VNIIEM

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WHO urges nations to plan efficient roll out of Covid vax

WHO urges nations to plan efficient roll out of Covid vax

🕔17:34, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  As Covid-19 cases continue to increase in most countries of WHO South-East Asia Region, the World Health Organization on Thursday called for stronger collective efforts by one and all to curtail the virus transmission, while also

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Modi to address Invest India Conference in Canada

Modi to address Invest India Conference in Canada

🕔17:33, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver a keynote address at the Invest India Conference in Canada on Thursday evening. Modi will address the conference through video conferencing at 6.30 p.m. In a tweet, Modi said, “At

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Yogi brings immunity to air with herbal roads

Yogi brings immunity to air with herbal roads

🕔17:31, 8.Oct 2020

Lucknow, Oct 8  There will be immunity in the air of Uttar Pradesh as the Yogi Adityanath government completes its plan to construct 175 herbal roads in the state. More than 38,000 herbal and Ayurvedic plants of 30 species like

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Delhi’s ‘poor’ air quality to deteriorate further in 3 days

Delhi’s ‘poor’ air quality to deteriorate further in 3 days

🕔17:29, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8 The air quality of the national capital remained in the poor category on Thursday as forecast said AQI will likely deteriorate in the next three days by Sunday. This could prove acutely hazardous for Covid patients in

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Amazon takes on Future over deal with Reliance Retail

Amazon takes on Future over deal with Reliance Retail

🕔15:41, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  In a major turn of events in the buyout of the businesses of the debt laden Future Group by Reliance Retail, e-commerce giant Amazon.com, Inc has stepped in and said that Future Group violated a contract

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संसदीय राजभाषा समिति की दूसरी उपसमिति ने 03 अक्टूबर, 2020 को आरईसी निगम कार्यालय, नई दिल्ली का निरीक्षण किया

संसदीय राजभाषा समिति की दूसरी उपसमिति ने 03 अक्टूबर, 2020 को आरईसी निगम कार्यालय, नई दिल्ली का निरीक्षण किया

🕔14:40, 8.Oct 2020

संसदीय राजभाषा समिति की दूसरी उपसमिति ने 03 अक्टूबर, 2020 को आरईसी निगम कार्यालय, नई दिल्ली का निरीक्षण किया। इस दौरान समिति ने कंपनी के हिंदी कार्यों की समीक्षा की और हिंदी के प्रचार-प्रसार के लिए कंपनी द्वारा किए जा रहे प्रयासों की सराहना की।

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Standard e-bidding route for gas credit positive : Moody’s

Standard e-bidding route for gas credit positive : Moody’s

🕔14:38, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  India’s decision to adopt a standard price discovery mechanism for natural gas through a e-bidding platform has been welcomed by investors across the globe as a positive reform initiative that would encourage investment and propel growth.

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Closing on week without change in petrol, diesel prices

Closing on week without change in petrol, diesel prices

🕔14:37, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8 Diesel and petrol prices remained unchanged on Thursday closing on a week without any revision in the retail price of the two petroleum products. Petrol and diesel prices saw a lot of volatility in the months of

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Global steel industry outlook revised to stable on strengthening demand: Moody’s

Global steel industry outlook revised to stable on strengthening demand: Moody’s

🕔14:36, 8.Oct 2020

New York, Oct 8 The outlook for the global steel industry has been revised to stable from negative, Moody’s Investors Service has said in a new report. Demand is picking up as pandemic-related lockdowns are eased and supporting industries resume production,

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REVIVING ECONOMY 3: Discoms collections reach 95% in Q2

REVIVING ECONOMY 3: Discoms collections reach 95% in Q2

🕔14:35, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  Green shoots of economic revival has become visible in the power sector with discoms reporting a sharp pick-up in collection during July-September quarter on account of the opening up of the economy after easing of lockdown

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India needs to sustain reforms to stem economic slowdown : World Bank

India needs to sustain reforms to stem economic slowdown : World Bank

🕔14:33, 8.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 8  Faced with an unprecedented downturn, India needs to continue with critical reforms to reverse the sudden and steep impacts of Covid-19 pandemic on its economy, said the World Bank in its twice-a-year-regional update. The latest South

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