India’s Apr-Jan fiscal deficit at over 66% of revised estimate

India’s Apr-Jan fiscal deficit at over 66% of revised estimate

🕔10:16, 27.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 27  India’s budgetary fiscal deficit for the April-January 2020-21 period stood at Rs 12.34 lakh crore, or 66.8 per cent of the revised estimates (RE). The 2020-21 deficit — the difference between revenue and expenditure — had

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India’s eight core industries’ production remains flat in Jan

India’s eight core industries’ production remains flat in Jan

🕔10:14, 27.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 27 The production of India’s eight major industries remained flat on a year-on-year basis during January 2021. The Index of Eight Core Industries’ reading for last month showed a rise of just 0.1 per cent in output

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Gujarat launches Mobile App for Budget 2021-22

Gujarat launches Mobile App for Budget 2021-22

🕔10:12, 27.Feb 2021

Gandhinagar, Feb 27  Just ahead of the presentation of the State Budget 2021-22 on March 1, Gujarat Finance Minister and also the Deputy Chief Minister, Nitin Patel on Friday announced launching of a mobile application which will make available to

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Exim Bank extends $7.35 mn line of credit to Nicaragua

Exim Bank extends $7.35 mn line of credit to Nicaragua

🕔10:11, 27.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 27  The Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank), on behalf of the Indian government, has extended Line of Credit of $7.35 million to the central American nation of Nicaragua for replacement and supply of equipment of the

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Two years of unlimited services and new JioPhone at Rs 1,999

Two years of unlimited services and new JioPhone at Rs 1,999

🕔10:09, 27.Feb 2021

Mumbai, Feb 27  In yet another affordable offering for consumers, Reliance Jio has come up with a new ‘JioPhone 2021’ offer wherein a customer will get two years of unlimited services and new JioPhone at Rs 1,999. A Jio statement

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Harsh Vardhan lays foundation of Nagaland’s 2nd medical college

Harsh Vardhan lays foundation of Nagaland’s 2nd medical college

🕔10:06, 27.Feb 2021

Kohima, Feb 27  Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday laid the foundation stone of the Mon Medical College, the second medical college in the northeastern state along Myanmar. The Mon Medical College would be set up

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NSE ‘regrets’ trading halt, defends decision to not move to recovery site

NSE ‘regrets’ trading halt, defends decision to not move to recovery site

🕔08:43, 27.Feb 2021

Mumbai, Feb 26  In the face of severe criticism over Wednesday’s four-hour-long trading halt, the National Stock Exchange said on Friday that it ‘sincerely regrets the incident. At a time when questions are being raised as to why the disaster

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Bharat Petroleum felicitated by Governor of Maharashtra for being country’s frontline ‘Corona Warrior’

Bharat Petroleum felicitated by Governor of Maharashtra for being country’s frontline ‘Corona Warrior’

🕔22:38, 26.Feb 2021

Mumbai, Feb 25  Bharat Petroleum Corporation limited was felicitated for being country’s frontline ‘Corona Warrior’ during the pandemic, serving the society across the length and breadth of the nation by the Hon’ble Governor of Maharashtra Bhagat Singh Koshyari. P S

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PM dedicates 1000 MW Neyveli New Thermal Power Station and 709 MW Solar Projects to the Nation

PM dedicates 1000 MW Neyveli New Thermal Power Station and 709 MW Solar Projects to the Nation

🕔22:20, 26.Feb 2021

Neyveli, Feb 26 Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday dedicated to the Nation, the 1000 MW lignite based Neyveli New Thermal Power Station (NNTPS) at Neyveli and 709 MW Solar Power Projects of NLC India Limited, located at four Districts

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5 states to go to polls from Mar 27-Apr 29, counting on May 2

5 states to go to polls from Mar 27-Apr 29, counting on May 2

🕔17:55, 26.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26 Assembly elections in Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and the Union Territory of Puducherry will be held from March 27 to April 29, while the counting of votes will be held on May 2, the

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India tablet market records 14.7% growth in 2020, Lenovo leads

India tablet market records 14.7% growth in 2020, Lenovo leads

🕔16:06, 26.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26  India tablet market recorded 14.7 per cent (YoY) growth with 2.8 million unit shipment in 2020, with Lenovo maintaining its lead with 6.6% growth in its shipments over 2019, an IDC report said on Friday. Samsung

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NPAs can’t be swept under the carpet any longer: PM Modi

NPAs can’t be swept under the carpet any longer: PM Modi

🕔16:05, 26.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26  Outlining reforms in the financial sector and taking a dig at the UPA government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday that non-performing assets (NPA) cannot be swept under the carpet now as a bad loan for

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Mumbai Airport to reopen Terminal 1

Mumbai Airport to reopen Terminal 1

🕔16:04, 26.Feb 2021

Mumbai, Feb 26  With a view to safeguard health and safety of passengers in Covid-19 times, the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) will reopen its Terminal-1 (T1) for domestic flights from March 10, officials said here on Friday. After

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HPCL bags 6 prestigious Awards in PRSI National Awards

HPCL bags 6 prestigious Awards in PRSI National Awards

🕔15:47, 26.Feb 2021

HPCL walked away with 6 prestigious Awards related to Corporate Communications at the virtually held PRSI National Awards 2020. The awards included the prestigious PRSI Leadership Award to Chief General Manager-PRCC, HPCL,Sh. Rajeev Goel.  The other awards wereBest Internal Magazine

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Oxford University Covid-19 lab suffers cyberattack

Oxford University Covid-19 lab suffers cyberattack

🕔13:42, 26.Feb 2021

London, Feb 26  Oxford University has confirmed that one of its laboratories involved in Covid-19 research suffered cyberattack after an investigation by Forbes suggested that hackers were showing off access to a number of systems. The university on Thursday, however,

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Fuel price hike on hold for 3rd consecutive day

Fuel price hike on hold for 3rd consecutive day

🕔12:33, 26.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26 Oil marketing companies on Friday continued with their wait and watch strategy and kept the retail price of petrol and diesel unchanged for the third consecutive day. Accordingly, petrol continues to be sold at Rs 90.93

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Karnataka to launch cargo services through its buses: Deputy CM

Karnataka to launch cargo services through its buses: Deputy CM

🕔08:16, 26.Feb 2021

Bengaluru, Feb 26  In a bid to tide over the revenue loss due to the drop in passengers amid Covid-19, the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will formally launch a parcel and cargo service named ‘Namma Cargo’ (Our Cargo)

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Prime Focus shares jump 20%, SEBI likely to revise open offer price at fair value

Prime Focus shares jump 20%, SEBI likely to revise open offer price at fair value

🕔08:14, 26.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26  The shares of Prime Focus hit the roof on Thursday to close 20 per cent higher at Rs 62 with huge volumes. Market players expect SEBI to revise the open offer price at fair value. Credit

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‘2020 LNG demand steady despite Covid-19, set for growth’

‘2020 LNG demand steady despite Covid-19, set for growth’

🕔08:14, 26.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26  The global liquefied natural gas (LNG) trade increased to 360 million tonnes in 2020, despite the unprecedented volatility caused by the Covid-19 pandemic which resulted in lockdowns around the world, according to Shell’s latest annual LNG

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India’s consumption, investment demand recovers: Moody’s, ICRA

India’s consumption, investment demand recovers: Moody’s, ICRA

🕔08:13, 26.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 26  Moody’s Investors Service has affirmed a stable outlook for non-financial corporates in India on the back of easing pandemic restrictions, the government stimulus aimed at boosting consumption and investment, and a benign funding environment. Besides, its

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