Topic of the Day : Launch of “ Project Blue “ an environmental initiative

Topic of the Day : Launch of “ Project Blue “ an environmental initiative

🕔21:54, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi , January 12th,2021 : On occasion of Swami Vivekananda Jayanti , National Youth Day PROJECT BLUE” was Launched today by Shri Nitin Gadkari Minister for Road Transport & Highways and the Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

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Bharat Biotech inks deal to supply Covaxin to Brazil

Bharat Biotech inks deal to supply Covaxin to Brazil

🕔19:49, 12.Jan 2021

Hyderabad, Jan 12  Bharat Biotech on Tuesday announced it has signed an agreement with Precisa Medicamentos for the supplies of its Covid vaccine ‘Covaxin’ to Brazil. A team from Precisa Medicamentos visited the Bharat Biotech facility here last week to

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PRESIDENT’S GREETINGS ON THE EVE OF LOHRI, MAKAR SANKRANTI, PONGAL, BHOGALI BIHU, UTTARAYAN AND POUSH PARVA

PRESIDENT’S GREETINGS ON THE EVE OF LOHRI, MAKAR SANKRANTI, PONGAL, BHOGALI BIHU, UTTARAYAN AND POUSH PARVA

🕔19:47, 12.Jan 2021

The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind has greeted his fellow citizens on the eve of the festivals of Lohri (which falls on 13th January, 2021), Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bhogali Bihu, Uttarayan and Poush Parva (which fall on 14th January, 2021). In

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Lecture-cum-Exposure visit to NHPC held under “46th Advanced Professional Programme in Public Administration”

Lecture-cum-Exposure visit to NHPC held under “46th Advanced Professional Programme in Public Administration”

🕔19:45, 12.Jan 2021

A lecture-cum-exposure visit to Corporate Office of NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower organization was hosted by Training & HRD Division of NHPC in NHPC Limited, Faridabad for participants of ‘46th Advanced Professional Programme in Public Administration’ being organised by the

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Retail inflation down to 4.59% in Dec 2020

Retail inflation down to 4.59% in Dec 2020

🕔19:30, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  Retail inflation declined to 4.59 per cent in December 2020 compared with 6.93 per cent in November last, government data showed on Tuesday. The data released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation showed that

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WHO wants to speed up rollout of Covid-19 vaccines: Tedros

WHO wants to speed up rollout of Covid-19 vaccines: Tedros

🕔16:46, 12.Jan 2021

Geneva, Jan 12  The World Health Organization (WHO) wants to speed up rolling out safe and effective Covid-19 vaccines and their equitable allocation across the world, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said. “A year on, there have been almost 2

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ISRO to adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Labs

ISRO to adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Labs

🕔16:18, 12.Jan 2021

Chennai, Jan 12 Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has adopted 45 Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL) in the first phase out of the total 100 labs. According to ISRO, the decision was announced by Department of Space (DOS), Atal Innovation Mission and

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Petrol, diesel prices hold even as crude remains strong

Petrol, diesel prices hold even as crude remains strong

🕔16:17, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  Retail fuel prices across the four metro cities remained unchanged for the fifth consecutive day on Tuesday. Accordingly, in the national capital, petrol was sold at the record high of Rs 84.20 per litre, reached on

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Pay penalty if not already filed I-T returns, no more extensions now

Pay penalty if not already filed I-T returns, no more extensions now

🕔16:15, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  The Central Board of Direct Taxes dashed hopes of all taxpayers waiting for further extension of due dates for filing tax returns rejecting all representation in this regard, citing that the process cannot be delayed ‘indefinitely’

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Political dynasts weakening democracy: PM

Political dynasts weakening democracy: PM

🕔16:14, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  Without taking names of political rivals, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday said that political dynasts posed the biggest threat to democracy and appealed to the youth to enter politics to redress the situation. “There

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National Jal Jeevan Mission team visits Manipur

National Jal Jeevan Mission team visits Manipur

🕔16:12, 12.Jan 2021

A team of 6 members from National Jal Jeevan Mission is on a visit to Manipur from 10th to 13th January, 2021. The team intends to provide technical assistance thereby supporting the State realize the goal of ‘Har Ghar Jal’

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NTPC’s oldest unit at Singrauli records highest PLF so far in current fiscal

NTPC’s oldest unit at Singrauli records highest PLF so far in current fiscal

🕔16:08, 12.Jan 2021

NTPC Ltd’s very first unit, which was commissioned 38 years ago at Singrauli in Uttar Pradesh, has achieved the highest Plant Load Factor (PLF) of 100.24% among all thermal units in the country between April 2020 to December 2020, data

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भूजल संरक्षण की परंपरागत विधि खेत पर मेड मेड पर पेड़ वर्षा बूंदे जहां गिरे वही रोकें : उमा शंकर पांडे  जल योद्धा

भूजल संरक्षण की परंपरागत विधि खेत पर मेड मेड पर पेड़ वर्षा बूंदे जहां गिरे वही रोकें : उमा शंकर पांडे जल योद्धा

🕔12:36, 12.Jan 2021

छोटे छोटे प्रयोग सदैव समाज में बड़े बदलाव लाए हैं ऋषि और कृषि की परंपरागत भारत भूमि में पुरखों की परंपरागत विधियां आज भी प्रासंगिक बुंदेलखंड के छोटे से गांव जखनी से निकली मेड़बंदी परंपरागत जल संरक्षण विधि आज संपूर्ण

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How to Make the Most Out of the Internet

How to Make the Most Out of the Internet

🕔11:34, 12.Jan 2021

It’s safe to say that the internet has had quite a big impact on how most of us live our lives these days. From looking up how to do simple tasks to using it to navigate the places near our

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Goyal reviews DFC project, asks officials to track progress daily

Goyal reviews DFC project, asks officials to track progress daily

🕔07:04, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  Eyeing completion of the ambitious Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) by June 2022, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday reviewed the progress of various sections under completion on both the East and West corridors and said that

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Amazon asks SEBI, stock exchanges not to grant no-objection to Future Retail deal

Amazon asks SEBI, stock exchanges not to grant no-objection to Future Retail deal

🕔07:03, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  Amazon has written to SEBI Chairman Ajay Tyagi informing that the regulator should not give no-objection to the Future Retail transaction with Reliance as the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) has constituted an arbitral tribunal. In

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BSES discoms Pay Rs 400 crore to APCPL

BSES discoms Pay Rs 400 crore to APCPL

🕔07:02, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  BSES Rajdhani Power Limited (BRPL) and BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) have resolved the matter with Aravali Power Corporation Private Limited (APCPL) and have paid Rs 352.27 crore and Rs 47.34 crore, respectively, as per the

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Banks’ gross NPA seen at 13.5% by Sep in existing scenario

Banks’ gross NPA seen at 13.5% by Sep in existing scenario

🕔07:01, 12.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 12  The gross non-performing asset (GNPA) of scheduled commercial banks (SCB) are likely to increase to 13.5 per cent by September 2021 in the existing scenario, according to the RBI’s Financial Stability Report for January. In case of

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RBI Guv raises concern over stretched valuation of financial assets

RBI Guv raises concern over stretched valuation of financial assets

🕔07:00, 12.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 12  Raising concerns over a disconnect between the financial markets and the real economy, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on Monday said that stretched valuations of financial assets pose risks to financial stability. In his foreword to the

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Air India’s first flight from Bengaluru to San Francisco takes off without glitches

Air India’s first flight from Bengaluru to San Francisco takes off without glitches

🕔06:59, 12.Jan 2021

Bengaluru, Jan 12  Kempe Gowda International Airport, Bengaluru, scripted history on Monday afternoon when Captain Channappa Venkatappa Madhu took off for a non-stop Air India flight connecting to San Francisco, covering more than 14,000 km in approximately 16 hours. Prior

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