Power under GST law to order provisional attachment ‘draconian’: SC

Power under GST law to order provisional attachment ‘draconian’: SC

🕔21:22, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20  The Supreme Court on Tuesday said the rule of law in a constitutional framework is fulfilled when law is substantively fair, procedurally fair and applied in a fair manner, as it held that the power to

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itel and Jio to bring in superior mobile experience for Bharat

itel and Jio to bring in superior mobile experience for Bharat

🕔21:21, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20  itel is all set to enter into an exclusive partnership with Reliance Jio to bridge the digital divide by offering affordable mobile-based connectivity solutions for the new India — Bharat. The partnership, which might be announced

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Cloud, AI and data to transform India in next decade: Nilekani

Cloud, AI and data to transform India in next decade: Nilekani

🕔21:20, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20  Although there is an acceleration in tech adoption and innovation across sectors in India, the key challenge now is to scale new-age technologies like Cloud, AL/ML and data in a way that these can empower more

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Maruti Suzuki dispatched 1.8L units via railways in FY21

Maruti Suzuki dispatched 1.8L units via railways in FY21

🕔21:19, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20 Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India transported more than 1.8 lakh vehicles in 2020-21 using Indian Railways, the company said on Tuesday. Accordingly, this was the highest-ever railway despatch by the company through the railways, as against nearly

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PM urges vaccine manufacturers to scale up production capacity

PM urges vaccine manufacturers to scale up production capacity

🕔21:17, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged the vaccine manufacturers to continuously scale up the production capacity to vaccinate countrymen in the shortest possible time. Modi interacted with vaccine manufacturers from across the country via video

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Vedanta offers to supply oxygen from its closed copper plant in Tuticorin

Vedanta offers to supply oxygen from its closed copper plant in Tuticorin

🕔21:16, 20.Apr 2021

Chennai, April 20 The Vedanta group has offered to supply oxygen from its locked Sterlite copper plant in Tuticorin. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sterlite, Pankaj Kumar, in separate letters to Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and Tamil Nadu Chief

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Duty cut, jewellery demand boosts gold imports: GJEPC

Duty cut, jewellery demand boosts gold imports: GJEPC

🕔21:00, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20  Multiple factors, including high demand in gems and jewellery along with duty cut in gold, contributed to the rise in imports of gold to 160 tonnes, a growth of 471 per cent as compared to the

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Oxygen vehicles in UP to have GPS tracking

Oxygen vehicles in UP to have GPS tracking

🕔15:54, 20.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 20  In view of the reported black marketing of medical-grade oxygen, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has now asked the authorities to monitor all oxygen vehicles with GPS tracking devices. “Provide police protection to all oxygen plants.

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India to be third contributor to global GDP by 2040: US report

India to be third contributor to global GDP by 2040: US report

🕔15:51, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi/Washington, April 20  While China will overtake the United States as the largest economy in the world by 2040, India will be a distant third contributor to the global GDP. This statistical prediction made by Oxford Economics has been

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Modi to meet vaccine manufacturers today

Modi to meet vaccine manufacturers today

🕔14:16, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20 A day after announcing Covid vaccine for all above 18 years from May 1, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet the vaccine manufacturers on Tuesday evening through video conferencing. Representatives of top drug makers from India and

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India, US to coordinate efforts for stability in Afghanistan

India, US to coordinate efforts for stability in Afghanistan

🕔13:05, 20.Apr 2021

New York, April 20  US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar have agreed that the two nations will coordinate on efforts to promote stability in Afghanistan, from where Washington and NATO will be withdrawing

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British PM Johnson cancels visit to India, will hold virtual meet

British PM Johnson cancels visit to India, will hold virtual meet

🕔10:24, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi/London, April 20  British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has cancelled his trip to New Delhi which was scheduled for next week, in view of the severity of the second wave of the Coronavirus pandemic in India. An official statement

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Know how Modi devised strategy to combat 2nd wave of Covid

Know how Modi devised strategy to combat 2nd wave of Covid

🕔10:21, 20.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 20 As the country is struggling to cope up with the unprecedented second wave of the deadly Covid-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a series of meetings to come up with a strategy to neutralize the threat

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No oxygen shortage in UP: Yogi Adityanath

No oxygen shortage in UP: Yogi Adityanath

🕔10:19, 20.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 20  The Yogi Adityanath government has acquired 750 tons of oxygen from the Centre and the 81 units across the state are producing more than 900 tons of oxygen per day. Claiming that there is no shortage of

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New lockdown norms panics market, Sensex ends in red

New lockdown norms panics market, Sensex ends in red

🕔09:02, 20.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 20  India’s key equity indices ended Tuesday’s trade in the red after more stringent lockdown norms were announced by the Maharastra government. The new norms panicked investors into a late session sell-off. Both the key indices ceded their

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First Oxygen Express rakes leave from Mumbai region to Vizag to take Oxygen

First Oxygen Express rakes leave from Mumbai region to Vizag to take Oxygen

🕔05:17, 20.Apr 2021

Indian Railways have geared up to run Oxygen Express in response to its fight against Covid-19. Mumbai Division has built a ramp overnight within 24 hours at Kalamboli goods yard to facilitate loading/unloading of tankers in/from flat wagons. The Ro-Ro

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Everyone above 18 eligible for anti-Covid vax from May 1

Everyone above 18 eligible for anti-Covid vax from May 1

🕔20:56, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  The Union Government on Monday announced that everyone above the age of 18 will be eligible to get a vaccine against Covid-19 from May 1. The decision was taken in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister

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PM emphasises on transformational role of doctors in society

PM emphasises on transformational role of doctors in society

🕔20:55, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday urged doctors from cities with experience in Covid management to reach out to those in the underserved areas by hand-holding, training, online consultations to ensure that protocols are followed. Prime

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DRDO develops SpO2 based oxygen delivery system

DRDO develops SpO2 based oxygen delivery system

🕔20:53, 19.Apr 2021

Hyderabad, April 19 (IANS) The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed SpO2 (Blood Oxygen Saturation) supplemental Oxygen Delivery System for soldiers posted at extreme high altitudes. It would also be be a boon to the country in the current

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Centre nod for credit support for SII, Bharat Biotech

Centre nod for credit support for SII, Bharat Biotech

🕔20:51, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  In a bid to boost vaccine production amid rising Covid cases, the Centre has given in-principle approval for credit to vaccine-makers, the Serum Institute of India (SII) and Bharat Biotech, it was announced on Monday. The

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