2×10 MVA GIS Substation under the IPDS scheme of GoI inaugurated in Purnia as part of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’

2×10 MVA GIS Substation under the IPDS scheme of GoI inaugurated in Purnia as part of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’

🕔20:10, 8.Apr 2021

Purnia, April 8 2021:As part of the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, 2×10 MVA GIS Substation was inaugurated in Purnia, Bihar under the IPDS scheme of Government of India. The 2×10 MVA GIS Substation was commissioned by North Bihar Power Distribution

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India, China to hold 11th round of talks for disengagement

India, China to hold 11th round of talks for disengagement

🕔17:13, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  India and China will hold 11th round of Corps Commander talks on Friday at Chushul to iron out differences for the next phase of disengagement in Eastern Ladakh. After nearly a two month gap, the Corps

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Infosys wins ArcelorMittal digital contract

Infosys wins ArcelorMittal digital contract

🕔17:12, 8.Apr 2021

Bengaluru, April 8  Global software major Infosys on Thursday said it won a contract for digital transformation of steel maker ArcelorMittal’s IT operations. “As part of the deal, we will deliver next-generation application and business process management (BPM) services to

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Bharti AXA Life Insurance, Fincare Small Finance Bank join hands

Bharti AXA Life Insurance, Fincare Small Finance Bank join hands

🕔17:11, 8.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 8 Bharti AXA Life Insurance has partnered with Fincare Small Finance Bank for distribution of life insurance products through the bank’s pan-India network. Under this arrangement, Bharti AXA Life Insurance will offer its comprehensive suite of life insurance products,

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Malaysia’s MMC Corporation selects Ramco for digital transformation

Malaysia’s MMC Corporation selects Ramco for digital transformation

🕔17:08, 8.Apr 2021

Chennai, April 8  Malaysia’s MMC Corporation Behard, a utility and infrastructure conglomerate has chosen India’s Ramco Systems Ltd’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) for digital transformation of its five ports business systems, said top officials. The MMC Corporation has five ports

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Uber announces $250mn stimulus for drivers

Uber announces $250mn stimulus for drivers

🕔14:44, 8.Apr 2021

San Francisco, April 8  With nearly 30 per cent of the population in the US now receiving at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, ride-hailing major Uber has now announced a $250 million stimulus to bring more drivers back

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SBI, NPCI launch UPI awareness campaign for YONO users

SBI, NPCI launch UPI awareness campaign for YONO users

🕔14:43, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  The country’s largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) and the umbrella body of retail and digital payments National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) have joined hands to launch a dedicated campaign to focus on deepening

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Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged on Thursday

Petrol, diesel prices remain unchanged on Thursday

🕔14:42, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  Fuel prices in the country remained unchanged on Thursday with oil marketing companies continuing on the pause mode and keeping petrol and diesel prices static for the ninth consecutive day. Accordingly, pump price of petrol and

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Vi Business unveils Integrated IoT Solutions

Vi Business unveils Integrated IoT Solutions

🕔14:41, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8 Vi Business, the enterprise arm of Vodafone Idea Ltd (VIL), has launched ‘Integrated IoT Solutions’ for enterprises. “With this industry first initiative, VIL has become the only telecom company in India to offer a secure end-to-end IoT

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Indian Army chief visits Bangladesh to enhance defence ties

Indian Army chief visits Bangladesh to enhance defence ties

🕔14:39, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  Continuing with the excellent tradition of strong bilateral and defence ties between India and Bangladesh, Indian Army Chief General M.M. Naravane is on a five-day visit to Bangladesh. He left for Bangladesh on Thursday morning. General

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Navies of India, Saudi Arabia carry out drill in Persian Gulf

Navies of India, Saudi Arabia carry out drill in Persian Gulf

🕔14:38, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 7  The India and Saudi Arabia navies carries out a Passage Exercise (PASSEX) in the Persian Gulf on Wednesday. The Indian Navy said that INS Talwar with Royal Saudi Naval Force Ship HMS Khalid carried out a

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PM Modi takes 2nd jab, says vax can defeat Covid

PM Modi takes 2nd jab, says vax can defeat Covid

🕔11:08, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday received the second dose of Covid-19 vaccine here at the city’s premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), giving a message to the people that “vaccination is among the

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NBFCs to face asset quality, liquidity risk due to Covid 2.0

NBFCs to face asset quality, liquidity risk due to Covid 2.0

🕔11:06, 8.Apr 2021

Chennai, April 8  Indian non-banking finance companies (NBFC) face asset quality and liquidity risks owing to second wave of Covid-19 pandemic, said credit rating agency Fitch Ratings. Fitch on Thursday said NBFCs will face increased challenges if the restrictions to

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G20 calls on IMF to prepare for new SDR allocation

G20 calls on IMF to prepare for new SDR allocation

🕔06:48, 8.Apr 2021

Washington, April 8  Finance officials from the Group of 20 (G20) major economies called on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to prepare for a new allocation of Special Drawing Rights (SDR) while agreeing to extend debt relief for the world’s

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Kazakh defence minister in India to strengthen military ties

Kazakh defence minister in India to strengthen military ties

🕔06:42, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  The Defence Minister of Kazakhstan, Lieutenant General Nurlan Yermekbayev, arrived in India on Wednesday for a three-day visit to strengthen the defence ties between the two countries. India’s defence partnership with Kazakhstan, which is China’s neighbour,

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China can launch cyber attacks, India getting ready for it: Gen Bipin Rawat

China can launch cyber attacks, India getting ready for it: Gen Bipin Rawat

🕔06:41, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  China can disrupt systems by launching cyber attacks on India and a mechanism is being readied to combat any such move, Chief of Defence Staff(CDS), General Bipin Rawat, said at an event here on Wednesday. Speaking

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Prime Minister says exams are not last chance to prove yourself

Prime Minister says exams are not last chance to prove yourself

🕔06:40, 8.Apr 2021

New April 8  Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaking on “Pariksha par Charcha” on Wednesday said that “Exams are not the last chance to prove yourself”, but it is an opportunity to take your first steps towards your dreams. “Parents, relatives

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Cabinet approves PLI scheme for Solar PV module manufacturing

Cabinet approves PLI scheme for Solar PV module manufacturing

🕔06:30, 8.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 8  The Centre on Wednesday approved a proposal for implementation of Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme ‘National Programme on High Efficiency Solar PV (Photovoltaic) Modules’ for achieving manufacturing capacity of gigawatt (GW) scale in high efficiency solar

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Policy support: RBI MPC retains accommodative stance, rates

Policy support: RBI MPC retains accommodative stance, rates

🕔04:45, 8.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 8 To support a faster economic recovery amid a resurgence of Covid-19 cases, the Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday retained its key short-term lending rates along with the growth-oriented accommodative stance at the first monetary policy review of

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RBI move boosts markets, banking stocks rise

RBI move boosts markets, banking stocks rise

🕔04:44, 8.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 8 India’s benchmark equity indices rose on Wednesday as the Reserve Bank decided to retain its key short-term lending rates along with the growth-oriented accommodative stance. Healthy buying was seen in banking, auto and technology names post the

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