Vigilant India Prosperous India :  By Dr. Uttiya Bhattacharyya

Vigilant India Prosperous India : By Dr. Uttiya Bhattacharyya

🕔11:27, 30.Oct 2020

Dr. Uttiya Bhattacharyya, Executive Director & State Head, IndianOil Corporation Limited, UPSO I The Chauri Chaura incident happened on February 4th, 1922 in the village of Chauri Chaura in Gorakhpur district of Uttar Pradesh and immediately the Non-Cooperation Movement was

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India’s Covid tally surges over 80L, Delhi also sees spike

India’s Covid tally surges over 80L, Delhi also sees spike

🕔11:07, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30 With a fresh spike of 48,648 coronavirus infections and 563 deaths in 24 hours, India’s tally on Friday rose to 80,88,851. The national capital too continued to witness a rise in the number of daily infections. Out

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Amazon reports 37% growth in sales, expects bumper holiday season

Amazon reports 37% growth in sales, expects bumper holiday season

🕔11:06, 30.Oct 2020

Seattle, Oct 30  Ecommerce behemoth Amazon has reported better-than-expected Q3 results in the pandemic times when people tend to shop more online, as net sales increased 37 per cent to $96.1 billion in the third quarter, compared with $70 billion

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Stimulus boost: Govt. extends IT exemption for payment of deemed LTC fare to non-Central employees

Stimulus boost: Govt. extends IT exemption for payment of deemed LTC fare to non-Central employees

🕔10:42, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 29  Government on Thursday extended tax exemption on cash allowance of LTC fare paid in lieu of deemed actual travel to non-government employees in a bid to encourage the private sector to support government initiative to generate

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India’s Apr-Sep fiscal deficit at around 115% of budgetary target

India’s Apr-Sep fiscal deficit at around 115% of budgetary target

🕔07:53, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30  India’s budgetary fiscal deficit for the April-September 2020-21 period stood at Rs 9.13 lakh crore, or 114.8 per cent of the budget estimates (BE). The 2020-21 deficit — the difference between revenue and expenditure — had

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South Korean POSCO to invest in Andhra Pradesh

South Korean POSCO to invest in Andhra Pradesh

🕔07:52, 30.Oct 2020

Amaravati, Oct 30  Representatives from South Korean steel giant POSCO met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday, and expressed willingness to invest in the state. Reddy interacted with the POSCO executives and told them about

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Railways’ ‘Meri Saheli’ initiative gains momentum

Railways’ ‘Meri Saheli’ initiative gains momentum

🕔07:49, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30  The Indian Railways’ “Meri Saheli” initiative has gained momentum for its focused action on women’s security across all the zones with an objective to provide safety and security to lady passengers travelling by trains for their

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India asks Saudi Arabia to take corrective steps on bank note

India asks Saudi Arabia to take corrective steps on bank note

🕔07:46, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30  India has asked Saudi Arabia to take corrective steps on the misrepresentation of its territorial boundaries on a new bank note. The world map on the new 20 Riyal banknote, released to mark Saudi Arabia’s presidency

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Next priority is to make official US policy on Tibet: Sangay

Next priority is to make official US policy on Tibet: Sangay

🕔07:45, 30.Oct 2020

Dharamsala, Oct 30  This month’s meeting between the democratically elected Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) and the US State Department was historic and recognition to the government-in-exile that is headquartered in this northern Indian hill station. Its next top most priority

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US proposes giving H1-B to those with top salary offers, scrapping lottery

US proposes giving H1-B to those with top salary offers, scrapping lottery

🕔07:42, 30.Oct 2020

New York, Oct 30  The administration of US President Donald Trump has announced plans to scrap the lottery for awarding H1-B professional visas and replacing it with a system that ranks applicants by the salaries they are offered. Making the

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Opportunity for India as Russia ready to produce Covid vax at foreign sites of partners

Opportunity for India as Russia ready to produce Covid vax at foreign sites of partners

🕔07:41, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30  India has a huge opportunity to be the next big hub for vaccine production after Russia announced that it will manufacture Covid-19 vaccines at foreign sites with partners. Amir Ullah Khan, economist at MCRHRDI of the

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Russia ready to produce Covid vax at foreign sites of partners: Putin

Russia ready to produce Covid vax at foreign sites of partners: Putin

🕔07:40, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30  Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia is ready to produce Covid-19 vaccines at the sites of foreign partners. “Most importantly, we are ready to agree to produce this vaccine or these vaccines at

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IndiGo’s Q2FY21 net loss at Rs 1,194.8 cr

IndiGo’s Q2FY21 net loss at Rs 1,194.8 cr

🕔07:39, 30.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 30  InterGlobe Aviation, which runs airline major IndiGo, on Thursday posted a quarterly net loss of Rs 1,194.8 crore for the second quarter of 2020-21. The company had posted a net loss of Rs 1,062 crore in the

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Investment firm KKR sets up new firm for renewable energy assets

Investment firm KKR sets up new firm for renewable energy assets

🕔07:38, 30.Oct 2020

Chennai, Oct 30  Global investment firm KKR on Thursday said it has floated a separate company, Virescent Infrastructure, to acquire renewable energy assets in India. Virescent currently owns 317 MW of solar assets located in Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu. “KKR

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Vodafone Idea’s Q2 net loss narrows to Rs 7,218 cr

Vodafone Idea’s Q2 net loss narrows to Rs 7,218 cr

🕔07:36, 30.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 30  Vodafone Idea has narrowed its consolidated net loss for the quarter ending September to Rs 7,218.2 crore. During the corresponding period of the last fiscal, the company had reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 50,921.9 crore.

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Air fare band for domestic sector extended till Feb 24: Minister

Air fare band for domestic sector extended till Feb 24: Minister

🕔07:35, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30  The applicability of fixed minimum and maximum air fare structure for dometic sector has been extended till Februray 24, 2021, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Thursday. At a press conference here, he said

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Centre to invite Air India bids based on enterprise value

Centre to invite Air India bids based on enterprise value

🕔07:32, 30.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 30 In an aggressive push to off-load its stake in the national carrier, the Centre has decided to invite bids for Air India, based on the company’s enterprise value. The change in criteria will allow for the bidding

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HPCL commissions new Retail Outlet for Reformation and Rehabilitation of Prisoners in Andhra Pradesh

HPCL commissions new Retail Outlet for Reformation and Rehabilitation of Prisoners in Andhra Pradesh

🕔05:44, 30.Oct 2020

In a unique initiative to benefit the society, HPCL in association with Andhra Pradesh Prison Department commissioned a Retail Outlet at the Superintendent District Jail in Vijayawada with an objective to provide employment to reformed prisoners and help them in

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CM Arvind Kejriwal launches the ‘Green Delhi’ mobile app

CM Arvind Kejriwal launches the ‘Green Delhi’ mobile app

🕔18:01, 29.Oct 2020

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday launched the ‘Green Delhi’ App to increase citizen participation and ensure timely action in Delhi’s fight against pollution. Among a slew of anti-pollution measures announced earlier this month under the ‘Yuddh, Pradushan Ke Viruddh’

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Border dispute: India, China to hold 8th military talks next week

Border dispute: India, China to hold 8th military talks next week

🕔17:51, 29.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 29 Military delegates from India and China will hold talks for the eighth time next week to resolve the border dispute in Eastern Ladakh. Earlier, the talks had ended in deadlock with no sign of de-escalation of

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