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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BPCL starts supply 100 MT of medical grade oxygen to hospitals

BPCL starts supply 100 MT of medical grade oxygen to hospitals

🕔20:50, 19.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 19  Oil marketing major BPCL has started the supply of medical grade oxygen to hospitals at ‘no cost’ in the view of shortage impacting critical patients of Covid-19. The company will be supplying around 100 metric tonnes per

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Ashok Gehlot govt bets big on renewable energy

Ashok Gehlot govt bets big on renewable energy

🕔20:48, 19.Apr 2021

Jaipur, April 19  In the first Board of Investment (BOI) meeting chaired by CM Ashok Gehlot on Monday, Rajasthan Government cleared the customised package of incentives for investment worth over Rs. 1,67,000 crore in the state, of which the major

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Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS after testing Covid positive

Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS after testing Covid positive

🕔20:46, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was admitted to the AIIMS for treatment after testing Covid positive on Monday. He has been admitted to the Trauma Centre, said sources. Wishes came in as the news spread. “Dear

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Kazakh envoy to India Yerlan Alimbayev appointed deputy foreign minister of Kazakhstan

Kazakh envoy to India Yerlan Alimbayev appointed deputy foreign minister of Kazakhstan

🕔18:19, 19.Apr 2021

Astana, April 19 Kazakh envoy to India Yerlan Alimbayev has been appointed deputy foreign minister of Kazakhstan. “By the order of the Head of State, Yerlan Altynbaevich Alimbayev was appointed Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan,”

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Allahabad HC orders lockdown in 5 UP cities till April 26

Allahabad HC orders lockdown in 5 UP cities till April 26

🕔18:08, 19.Apr 2021

Prayagraj, April 19 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court on Monday ordered a complete lockdown in five cities in Uttar Pradesh till April 26. The five cities are Lucknow, Prayagraj, Kanpur, Varanasi and Gorakhpur. All these cities have been reporting a high

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SBI General launches helpline for health insurance customers

SBI General launches helpline for health insurance customers

🕔16:33, 19.Apr 2021

Chennai, April 19  Non-life insurer SBI General Insurance Company Ltd on Monday said it has launched “Healthline”, a 24×7 helpline service for its health insurance customers. Healthline service has a dedicated toll free number and mobile number that will be

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NBFC body seeks inclusion of education in ECLGS

NBFC body seeks inclusion of education in ECLGS

🕔16:32, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  The Finance Industry Development Council (FIDC) has urged the government to include the education sector under the Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS). The NBFC body in a letter to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman noted that

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HCL to drive end-to-end IT transformation at UD Trucks

HCL to drive end-to-end IT transformation at UD Trucks

🕔16:31, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  HCL Technologies (HCL) has signed a multi-million dollar digital transformation and hybrid cloud contract with UD Trucks, a Japanese commercial vehicle solutions provider. HCL will deliver end-to-end IT transformation spanning across digital platforms, agile digital application

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IndianOil stands in support of the Nation –  To supply oxygen to Hospitals in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab

IndianOil stands in support of the Nation – To supply oxygen to Hospitals in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab

🕔16:26, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19, 2021: India’s largest refiner, Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IndianOil), has begun the supply of 150 Metric Tonnes of Oxygen at no cost to various hospitals in Delhi, Haryana and Punjab. The first batch of the lifesaver medical

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Delhi government announces lockdown, exempts essential services

Delhi government announces lockdown, exempts essential services

🕔13:33, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  In an attempt to curb the spread of Covid in the national capital, the Delhi Government has announced a weeklong lockdown starting from 10 pm on Monday night to 5 am next Monday. Chief Minister Arvind

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6-day lockdown in Delhi: Kejriwal

6-day lockdown in Delhi: Kejriwal

🕔12:54, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) In the wake of the unabated resurgence of new Covid-19 cases in the national capital, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday declared a six-day lockdown starting from 10 p.m. Monday till 6 a.m. on April

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Rajasthan imposes strict 15-day lockdown from today

Rajasthan imposes strict 15-day lockdown from today

🕔12:52, 19.Apr 2021

Jaipur, April 19  In view of the steep rise in Covid-19 cases, the Rajasthan government has announced a 15-day lockdown starting from Monday and will continue till May 3. The home department, late on Sunday night, issued new guidelines, and

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Centre working with states to protect lives, livelihood: FM

Centre working with states to protect lives, livelihood: FM

🕔12:50, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said that the Centre is working together with states to protect lives and livelihoods. In a tweet, the Minister said that she has spoken to business leaders and took their

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DRDO hospital to have uninterrupted oxygen supply amid Covid-19

DRDO hospital to have uninterrupted oxygen supply amid Covid-19

🕔11:11, 19.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 19  A makeshift hospital being set up by the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) in Lucknow is likely to have their own oxygen supply with the help of a technology that is used in the light combat

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