Indonesia earthquake death toll climbs to 91

Indonesia earthquake death toll climbs to 91

🕔14:45, 21.Jan 2021

Jakarta, Jan 21 The number of casualties due to the 6.2-magnitude earthquake which struck Indonesia’s West Sulawesi province has increased to to 91, the national disaster management agency said on Thursday. At least 1,172 people suffered wounds caused by the

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Indian Covid vaccine arrives in Nepal

Indian Covid vaccine arrives in Nepal

🕔14:44, 21.Jan 2021

Kathmandu, Jan 21  The Covid-19 vaccines that India has granted to Nepal arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday. Indian Ambassador to Nepal handed over the vaccines to Health Minister Hridesh Tripathi at a function held at the Kathmandu airport. The consignment

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OMCs keep petrol, diesel price rise under check on Thursday

OMCs keep petrol, diesel price rise under check on Thursday

🕔14:42, 21.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 21  Petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged on Thursday after oil marketing companies decided to continue their pause in price revision to provide relief to consumers after prices of auto fuels breached record high levels last week.

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‘Kuch to log kahengay…’: Govt combats rumour-mongering about vaccines

‘Kuch to log kahengay…’: Govt combats rumour-mongering about vaccines

🕔14:36, 21.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 21  “Kuch to log kahengay, logon ka kaam hai kehna,” the Union Health Ministry said in one of the creative posters released on Thursday to bring about vaccine awareness in a bid to combat rumour-mongering and allay

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RITES wins ICAI Award for excellence in financial reporting

RITES wins ICAI Award for excellence in financial reporting

🕔14:32, 21.Jan 2021

Gurugram, January 20, 2021: RITES Ltd., a Miniratna (Category – I) Schedule ‘A’ Public Sector Enterprise, has been awarded winner under the ‘Plaque’ category at the ICAI Awards for Excellence in Financial Reporting 2019-20. RITES Ltd. has received the award

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Biden appoints Jagadesan as acting USIDFC head

Biden appoints Jagadesan as acting USIDFC head

🕔12:13, 21.Jan 2021

New York, Jan 21  President Joe Biden as appointed Dev Jagadesan as the acting head of the US International Development Finance Corporation (USIDFC), the White House has announced. With all the senior political appointees in key positions leaving office after

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Hyundai invests in startup for automated vehicle inspection system

Hyundai invests in startup for automated vehicle inspection system

🕔12:10, 21.Jan 2021

Seoul, Jan 21  South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor has invested in Israeli startup UVeye, a developer of automated vehicle inspection systems, to use its platform in global production lines. The Tel Aviv-based UVeye said it has raised more than $40

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Raging Bull: Sensex crosses 50K, global cues, budgetary hopes power ascent

Raging Bull: Sensex crosses 50K, global cues, budgetary hopes power ascent

🕔12:03, 21.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 21  Positive global cues and expectations of healthy quarterly results along with that of a supportive Union Budget FY22 powered the ascent of India’s barometer index — the S&P BSE Sensex — to cross the 50,000-mark on Thursday.

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Minus 27.1 in Drass, Srinagar freezes at minus 7

Minus 27.1 in Drass, Srinagar freezes at minus 7

🕔12:00, 21.Jan 2021

Srinagar, Jan 21  Minimum temperatures plummetted further across the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh on Thursday as the weather office forecast another spell of snow and rain during the next three days. Minimum temperatures across the valley and Ladakh dropped further

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SEBI approves Future-Reliance deal

SEBI approves Future-Reliance deal

🕔07:26, 21.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 21  Despite exhortations by Amazon, markets regulator SEBI has approved the deal between Future Group and Reliance Industries. SEBI, in a letter issued on Wednesday, approved the deal subject to a number of conditions in the Composite

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WhatsApp investment tips’ land two in trouble with SEBI

WhatsApp investment tips’ land two in trouble with SEBI

🕔07:25, 21.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 21  Securities market regulator SEBI on Wednesday imposed a penalty of Rs 25 lakh on Mansoor Rafiq Khanda and Firoz Rafiq Khanda for offering trading tips through WhatsApp messages and internet websites including www.fullonoption.com without being registered

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IndiGo transports over 2.1 mn vaccine doses in 8 days

IndiGo transports over 2.1 mn vaccine doses in 8 days

🕔07:24, 21.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 21  Airline major IndiGo has transported a total 5,785 kg of vaccine shipments from SII and Bharat Biotech between January 12 and 19, 2021. The shipment contained 21.60 lakh vaccine doses. In a statement on Wednesday, the

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J&K’s Ratle hydro power project cleared by Union Cabinet: Lt Gov

J&K’s Ratle hydro power project cleared by Union Cabinet: Lt Gov

🕔07:23, 21.Jan 2021

Jammu, Jan 21  J&K Lt Governor Manoj Sinha on Wednesday announced the Ratle Hydroelectric Project has been cleared by the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Terming it as a historical decision for making J&K a power-surplus UT,

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Nitish Kumar’s cabinet expansion expected soon

Nitish Kumar’s cabinet expansion expected soon

🕔07:22, 21.Jan 2021

Patna, Jan 21  The expansion of the cabinet in the Nitish Kumar government is expected in a few days. Sources have said that the BJP has finalised its names and its leaders will hand over the names to CM Nitish

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Mumbai Metro’s first ‘Driverless’ train to arrive on Jan 27

Mumbai Metro’s first ‘Driverless’ train to arrive on Jan 27

🕔21:38, 20.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 20  Mumbai Metro will get its first of its indigenously-manufactured driverless trains from Bharat Earth Movers Ltd. Bengaluru, Urban Development Minister Eknath Shinde said here on Wednesday. The first of these automatic Metro trains will reach the Charkop

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Tax saving infra bonds may make comeback, provide savings options for salaried

Tax saving infra bonds may make comeback, provide savings options for salaried

🕔21:36, 20.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 20  Faced with the mammoth task of arranging funds for the infrastructure sector which is estimated to require an investment of a whopping Rs 100 lakh crore over the next four to five years, the government may

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Centre plans E-portal to sell MSME products: Gadkari

Centre plans E-portal to sell MSME products: Gadkari

🕔21:35, 20.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan. Jan 20  The Centre is working with State Bank of India to launch an E-portal on the lines of Amazon to facilitate Medium, Small and Micro Enterprises to sell their products, Transport & MSME Minister Nitin Gadkari said

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Names of Galwan braves get engraved on National War Memorial

Names of Galwan braves get engraved on National War Memorial

🕔21:32, 20.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 20  The names of Galwan braves who were killed in action during clashes with China in Ladakh have finally made it to the National War Memorial in New Delhi ahead of Republic Day. It took almost seven

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राज्य भूगर्भ जल प्रबन्धन एवं विनियामक प्राधिकरण की द्वितीय बैठक संपन्न

राज्य भूगर्भ जल प्रबन्धन एवं विनियामक प्राधिकरण की द्वितीय बैठक संपन्न

🕔21:28, 20.Jan 2021

दिनांक: 20 जनवरी, 2021 लखनऊ: मुख्य सचिव राजेन्द्र कुमार तिवारी की अध्यक्षता में राज्य भूगर्भ जल प्रबन्धन एवं विनियामक प्राधिकरण की द्वितीय बैठक आयोजित की गई। बैठक में प्राधिकरण के सदस्यों द्वारा प्रतिभाग किया गया। बैठक के प्रारम्भ में प्रमुख

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Ola partners with Siemens for EV manufacturing facility

Ola partners with Siemens for EV manufacturing facility

🕔18:35, 20.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 20  Ride-hailing major Ola on Wednesday said it has partnered with Siemens as it looks to rapidly build its upcoming electric vehicle manufacturing facility. This announcement comes on the heels of Ola’s Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with

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