Covaxin generated excellent safety data, says Bharat Biotech

Covaxin generated excellent safety data, says Bharat Biotech

🕔20:41, 3.Jan 2021

Hyderabad, Jan 3  Amid the criticism of the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) for granting approval for emergency use of Covid-19 vaccine Covaxin, its manufacturer Bharat Biotech claimed on Sunday that its vaccine generated excellent safety data with robust

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Industry body lauds BSNL’s move towards Indian equipment for 4G

Industry body lauds BSNL’s move towards Indian equipment for 4G

🕔20:40, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  The PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry has lauded state-run BSNL’s move to test India-made telecom equipment before allowing indigenous manufacturers participate in the 4G tender to be floated by the company. Terming the move as

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Centre plans to sell 10% stake in Rashtriya Chemicals via OFS

Centre plans to sell 10% stake in Rashtriya Chemicals via OFS

🕔20:39, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  The Union Government plans to sell 10 per cent stake in Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilisers Ltd (RCFL) through offer for sale (OFS). The Department of Investment and Public Asset Management has sought bids from law firms

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Traders’ body plans to reduce Chinese imports to Rs 1 lk cr in 2021

Traders’ body plans to reduce Chinese imports to Rs 1 lk cr in 2021

🕔20:35, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Sunday said it has targeted to reduce imports from China to Rs 1 lakh crore this year. In a statement, the traders’ body said it would run a

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PM to dedicate Kochi-Mangaluru gas pipeline to nation on Jan 5

PM to dedicate Kochi-Mangaluru gas pipeline to nation on Jan 5

🕔18:45, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  Prime Minister Narendra Modi would dedicate the Kochi-Mangaluru natural gas pipeline to the nation on Tuesday — an important milestone towards the creation of ‘One Nation, One Gas Grid’. The Prime Minister would inaugurate the pipeline

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DDA launches new housing scheme, offers 1,354 flats

DDA launches new housing scheme, offers 1,354 flats

🕔18:44, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has launched a new housing scheme that offers 1,354 flats ranging from the Economically Weaker Section (EWS)/Janata to High Income Group (HIG) categories in areas like Dwarka, Vasant Kunj, Rohini, Jasola

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Centre invites EoIs for 26% stake sale in BEML

Centre invites EoIs for 26% stake sale in BEML

🕔18:43, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  The Central government has invited expressions of interest (EoI) for the strategic sale of 26 per cent stake in Bharat Earth-Movers Ltd (BEML). BEML is a ‘Miniratna’ Category-1 Public Sector Undertaking, under the administrative control of

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Private banks witnessed rise in NPAs in large borrowal accounts in FY20: RBI

Private banks witnessed rise in NPAs in large borrowal accounts in FY20: RBI

🕔18:41, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  Private sector banks witnessed a rise in non-performing assets (NPA) in respect of large borrowal accounts with exposure of Rs five crore or above. A recent report by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), cited that

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Dec FPI inflow at record high of Rs 62,016 cr

Dec FPI inflow at record high of Rs 62,016 cr

🕔18:40, 3.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 3  As foreign portfolio investments (FPI) surged amid the pandemic, December 2020 recorded the highest-ever monthly inflow of FPIs at Rs 62,016 crore. FPI inflows into Indian equities surpassed the previous high of Rs 60,358 crore recorded in

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DCGI approves Serum, Bharat Biotech vaccine for emergency use

DCGI approves Serum, Bharat Biotech vaccine for emergency use

🕔12:00, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Eleven months after the first case of deadly coronavirus was detected in India, Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) V.G. Somani on Sunday approved Serum Institute of India’s ‘Covishield’ vaccine and Bharat Biotech’s ‘Covaxin’ for emergency

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Retail fuel prices remain unchanged across metros

Retail fuel prices remain unchanged across metros

🕔11:47, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  Oil marketing companies kept petrol and diesel prices unchanged for the 27th consecutive day on Sunday across the four metro cities. In the national capital, petrol was sold for Rs 83.71 per litre. In Mumbai, Chennai

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India successfully cultures UK coronavirus variant: ICMR

India successfully cultures UK coronavirus variant: ICMR

🕔11:32, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  India has successfully cultured the new ‘more infectious’ coronavirus strain, which had originated in United Kingdom, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) said on Saturday. The British Government had recently announced that the newly identified

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Railways registers record freight load, earnings in Dec’20

Railways registers record freight load, earnings in Dec’20

🕔11:31, 3.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 3  Earnings and freight load continued to maintain a high momentum for the Railways in December 2020, registering an increase of 8.54 per cent and 6.87 per cent respectively compared with last year’s figures for the period.

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India Delivers Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Relief Support to Fiji after Tropical Cyclone Yasa

India Delivers Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Relief Support to Fiji after Tropical Cyclone Yasa

🕔11:17, 3.Jan 2021

The first consignment of relief materials from India for the cyclone-affected people reached Fiji today, January 2, 2021. Another consignment is due to arrive by January 6. Fiji was hit by a Category 5 Tropical Cyclone Yasa on December 17-18,

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Fresh snowfall in Kashmir and Ladakh, more to follow

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir and Ladakh, more to follow

🕔11:00, 3.Jan 2021

Srinagar, Jan 3  Moderate to heavy snowfall started on Sunday in Kashmir and Ladakh while rains lashed the Jammu division. Weather office has forecast widespread snowfall in many areas of the valley on Sunday and Monday with heavy snowfall at

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