RAF role in humanitarian works makes India proud: Shah

RAF role in humanitarian works makes India proud: Shah

🕔13:11, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  On the occasion of the 28th anniversary of the Rapid Action Force (RAF), Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday, greeted the personnel, saying their “commitment in several humanitarian works and UN peacekeeping missions has made

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Direct tax refunds of over Rs 1.21 lakh cr issued since April

Direct tax refunds of over Rs 1.21 lakh cr issued since April

🕔13:10, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has so far issued refunds of over Rs 1.21 lakh crore to nearly 36 lakh taxpayers in the current financial year (2020-21). It has issued income tax refunds of

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IRCTC to restart operations of 2 Tejas Express trains from Oct 17

IRCTC to restart operations of 2 Tejas Express trains from Oct 17

🕔13:07, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  In a major relief to the passengers planning to travel in the Tejas Express trains, the Indian Railway Catering And Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) after almost seven months is all set to restart the operation of

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Trump to resume Covid-19 relief bill talks after elections

Trump to resume Covid-19 relief bill talks after elections

🕔10:04, 7.Oct 2020

Washington, Oct 7  US President Donald Trump has said he is ending negotiations over a Covid-19 relief bill, and will only resume talks after the election. “Immediately after I win, we will pass a major Stimulus Bill that focuses on

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NY town honours Gandhi by installing statue

NY town honours Gandhi by installing statue

🕔10:03, 7.Oct 2020

New York, Oct 7 A town in New York has paid tribute to Gandhi’s global role promoting non-violence and peace by installing his bust even as memorials to the Mahatma have come under attack in some places in the US from

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Recorded devotional songs to replace singing groups in festival season

Recorded devotional songs to replace singing groups in festival season

🕔07:35, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  The Health Ministry on Tuesday issued standard operating procedures (SOPs) on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 during festivities including a detailed site plan and regulation of crowds. As per the norms, feasible recorded devotional

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Dinesh Khara appointed new SBI Chairman

Dinesh Khara appointed new SBI Chairman

🕔07:34, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  The Centre on Tuesday appointed Dinesh Kumar Khara as the new Chairman of State Bank of India (SBI). Khara’s appointment comes into effect from October 7, for a period of three years. “The Central Government, hereby

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Samsung, Foxconn, Pegatron get nod for PLI-backed mobile manufacturing

Samsung, Foxconn, Pegatron get nod for PLI-backed mobile manufacturing

🕔07:32, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  The Ministry of Electronics and IT has approved the applications of Samsung, Foxconn Hon Hai, Pegatron, Rising Star and Wistron from among the international applicants for manufacturing of mobile phones in India under the government’s Production-Linked

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Tata Motors Group’s Q2FY21 global wholesales down 16%

Tata Motors Group’s Q2FY21 global wholesales down 16%

🕔07:31, 7.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 7  Automobile major Tata Motors Group’s global wholesales in Q2FY21, including Jaguar Land Rover, were lower by 16 per cent on a YoY basis. Its global wholesales declined to 2,02,873 units, lower by 16 per cent as compared

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Banks have to mandatorily issue AT-1 bonds on electronic platform

Banks have to mandatorily issue AT-1 bonds on electronic platform

🕔07:30, 7.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 7  The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has made it mandatory for banks to issue Additional Tier-1 bonds on the ‘Electronic Book Provider’ platform irrespective of issue size. The securities market regulator on Tuesday released the

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ADIA to invest Rs 5,512 cr in Reliance Retail Ventures; RRVL raises Rs 37k cr

ADIA to invest Rs 5,512 cr in Reliance Retail Ventures; RRVL raises Rs 37k cr

🕔07:29, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  Reliance Industries Limited and Reliance Retail Ventures Limited (RRVL) announced on Tuesday that a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) will invest Rs 5,512.50 crore into RRVL, a subsidiary of Reliance Industries. This

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Airtel Payments Bank simplifies payment process for merchant partners

Airtel Payments Bank simplifies payment process for merchant partners

🕔07:27, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  Airtel Payments Bank has upgraded its app to provide a range of digital benefits to its merchant partners in a bid to simplify the payment process. Airtel Payments Bank app now comes with two new features

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6 Andhra districts depend on Srisailam project for water: CM

6 Andhra districts depend on Srisailam project for water: CM

🕔07:26, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday said six districts of his state, including Rayalaseema and Prakasam, are dependent on the Srisailam project, as they require at least 600 TMC water to meet

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IFFCO signs MoU with Prasar Bharati to broadcast new agriculture technology

IFFCO signs MoU with Prasar Bharati to broadcast new agriculture technology

🕔07:24, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  The world’s biggest fertiliser cooperative, Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) and Prasar Bharati have signed an MoU to broadcast and promote new agriculture technology and innovations, the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers said on Tuesday.

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Covid: PM calls Ayurveda & Yoga-based protocol ‘commendable’

Covid: PM calls Ayurveda & Yoga-based protocol ‘commendable’

🕔07:22, 7.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 7  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded the National Clinical Management Protocol based on Ayurvada on Yoga, calling it “commendable”. “Commendable effort, which places emphasis on building immunity, remaining healthy and making the fight against COVID-19 stronger,”

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Minister of Jal Shakti holds meeting of 2nd Apex Council with Chief Ministers of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

Minister of Jal Shakti holds meeting of 2nd Apex Council with Chief Ministers of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh

🕔05:30, 7.Oct 2020

The 2nd meeting of the Apex Council set up by the Andhra Pradesh Re-Organization Act – 2014 (APRA-2014) with Union Minister for Jal Shakti as Chairman and Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana as members was held today where Chief

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India PV Edge 2020

India PV Edge 2020

🕔05:27, 7.Oct 2020

Harbouring on the perfect timing to bring together various market players and catalyze cutting-edge PV manufacturing in India, NITI Aayog, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE), and Invest India together organized a global symposium ‘India PV Edge 2020’ on

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83 OIL Super-30 students qualify JEE (Advanced) 2020

83 OIL Super-30 students qualify JEE (Advanced) 2020

🕔05:21, 7.Oct 2020

Oil India Limited is India’s second largest India’s second largest National Exploration & Production Company. Under OIL’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative ‘OIL Super-30’, eighty three (83) students from six (6) OIL Super-30 centres secured rank in recently held JEE

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Second Reservation Charts to be issued 30 minutes before the scheduled train departure time, as was done before the lockdown

Second Reservation Charts to be issued 30 minutes before the scheduled train departure time, as was done before the lockdown

🕔18:30, 6.Oct 2020

Indian Railways has decided to restore earlier system of preparation of second reservation charts w.e.f. 10.10.2020. As per established pre COVID period instructions, the first reservation chart was prepared at least 4 hours before scheduled departure of train. Thereafter, the

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Pradhan launches 42 CNG stations, 3 City Gate Stations of Torrent Gas

Pradhan launches 42 CNG stations, 3 City Gate Stations of Torrent Gas

🕔18:10, 6.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 6  As part of the plan to develop a gas-based economy in the country by making natural gas available across the upcountry regions, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday dedicated 42 CNG stations and

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