Govt wanted to push amendments, farmers firm on repeal in Monday’s meet

Govt wanted to push amendments, farmers firm on repeal in Monday’s meet

🕔21:00, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  The talks between the farmers unions and the government ended without any breakthrough on Monday. After the meeting, the government issued a statement in which it mentioned that the Agriculture Minister said in the meeting that

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Covaxin works against UK strain, will release study by Jan 10: Bharat Biotech CMD

Covaxin works against UK strain, will release study by Jan 10: Bharat Biotech CMD

🕔20:11, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech said on Monday that its vaccine is efficient against the mutant strain of novel coronavirus found in the UK while announcing that its data would be made public within a week. CMD Dr

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Govt to kick off Sagarmala Seaplane Services project

Govt to kick off Sagarmala Seaplane Services project

🕔20:08, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  The Union Ports, Shipping and Waterways is initiating the process of commencing operations of the seaplane services, on the select routes, under a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) framework through prospective airline operators. The project execution and

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N-E India to get 3rd international airport by March 2021

N-E India to get 3rd international airport by March 2021

🕔20:06, 4.Jan 2021

Agartala, Jan 4 After Guwahati and Imphal, Agartala’s Maharaja Bir Bikram (MBB) Airport is set to become the third international airport in the north-eastern region, after a Rs 438 crore project under construction is completed in March 2021, Airport Authority of

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Railways operates 53 goods train on newly inducted EDFC

Railways operates 53 goods train on newly inducted EDFC

🕔20:04, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  A total of 53 goods trains operated on the newly constructed 351-km long New Bhaupur-New Khurja Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor (EDFC) and the freight trains attained “game changing” top speed of more than 90 kmph, officials

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SC asks banks to finalise proposals to finance unfinished Amrapali projects

SC asks banks to finalise proposals to finance unfinished Amrapali projects

🕔20:03, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  The Supreme Court on Monday directed the counsel representing various banks, along with officials concerned, to meet the court-appointed receiver to finalise the proposal for financing of the unfinished Amrapali projects. The receiver, senior advocate R.

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Bharat Biotech dispatches 1st batch of Covaxin for immunisation drive

Bharat Biotech dispatches 1st batch of Covaxin for immunisation drive

🕔19:00, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech has sent the first batch of its Covid vaccine, Covaxin, to the government for further distribution in the immunisation drive the country is set to start in coming days, its CMD Dr Krishna

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PM dedicates National Atomic Timescale to country

PM dedicates National Atomic Timescale to country

🕔18:17, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday dedicated the National Atomic Timescale and Bhartiya Nirdeshak Dravya Pranali to the nation and laid the foundation stone of National Environmental Standards Laboratory through a video conference. The National Atomic

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ADB, India sign $100 m loan to upgrade power distribution system in Bengaluru

ADB, India sign $100 m loan to upgrade power distribution system in Bengaluru

🕔18:16, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Central government have signed a $100 million loan to modernise and upgrade the power distribution system to enhance the quality and reliability of electricity supply in Bengaluru. The signatories

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Oil prices surge on hopes of supply cap by ‘OPEC+’

Oil prices surge on hopes of supply cap by ‘OPEC+’

🕔18:14, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  Crude oil prices surged on Monday on expectations that ‘OPEC+’, the cartel of Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allied oil producing nations would limit the oil output at the current levels. Brent

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Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas & Steel flags off critical equipment for IndianOil’s MEG Project in Paradip

Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas & Steel flags off critical equipment for IndianOil’s MEG Project in Paradip

🕔18:05, 4.Jan 2021

IndianOil’s MEG Project in Paradip is set to play a crucial role in the development of Odisha  New Delhi, 4th January 2021: Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel today flagged-off a consignment of critical equipment from Hazira

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India soon to start world’s largest vaccination programme: Modi

India soon to start world’s largest vaccination programme: Modi

🕔15:10, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lauded the efforts of the Indian scientists involved in developing the vaccine for Covid-19, and said India is soon going to start the largest vaccination programme in the world. Modi

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IndianOil provides complete energy solution to  40th Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica

IndianOil provides complete energy solution to 40th Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica

🕔15:05, 4.Jan 2021

Goa, January 4, 2021: The country’s major fuel supplier, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. has supplied Jet A1 fuel, lubes and Marine Gas Oil (MGO) as a bouquet offering for the prestigious 40th Indian Scientific Expedition to Antarctica (ISEA) mission. The

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Yet to receive licence to export Covishield: SII

Yet to receive licence to export Covishield: SII

🕔15:00, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  The Serum Institute of India (SII) clarified on Monday that the company is yet to receive the permission from the authority here to export its Covid-19 vaccine to other nations, the company official told IANS. The

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Prachanda to visit India for wife’s treatment

Prachanda to visit India for wife’s treatment

🕔14:17, 4.Jan 2021

Kathmandu, Jan 4  Chairman of the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka ‘Prachanda’, will embark on a visit to India on Monday for his wifes treatment. Prachanda’s wife, Sita Dahal is suffering from multiple ailments, including progressive

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Slight tremors felt in J&K

Slight tremors felt in J&K

🕔14:15, 4.Jan 2021

Srinagar, Jan 4  A light intensity earthquake occurred in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday as the authorities confirmed there were no reports of casualty or damage to property recieved so far. The earthquake measured 3.5 on the Richter scale and

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A decisive turning point: PM Modi on Covid vaccine approval

A decisive turning point: PM Modi on Covid vaccine approval

🕔07:38, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lauded scientists of the country after the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) gave approval to Serum Institute of India’s ‘Covishield’ vaccine and Bharat Biotech’s ‘Covaxin’ for emergency use, paving

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Agriculture Minister Tomar meets Rajnath Singh ahead of talks with farmers

Agriculture Minister Tomar meets Rajnath Singh ahead of talks with farmers

🕔07:36, 4.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 4  Ahead of crucial talks with farmers on Monday, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Sunday met Defence Minister Rajnath Singh for discussions The protesting farmers have already given an ultimatum regarding intensifying their agitation if

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NRL pays first interim dividend of Rs 122 cr to Assam govt

NRL pays first interim dividend of Rs 122 cr to Assam govt

🕔07:35, 4.Jan 2021

Guwahati, Jan 4  The state-owned Numaligarh Refinery Ltd (NRL) in Assam on Sunday paid first interim dividend of around Rs 122.61 crore to the state government for the current fiscal, an official statement said. NRL Managing Director S.K. Barua handed

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