Saudi Aramco announces completion of share sale worth $12.4bn

Saudi Aramco announces completion of share sale worth $12.4bn

🕔11:07, 20.Jun 2021

Riyadh, June 20 Saudi Aramco has announced the completion of a $12.4 billion sale in its natural gas pipeline to an international investor consortium. The consortium consists of a broad cross-section of investors from North America, Asia and the Middle East,

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50 kWp Solar roof top under the IPDS scheme of Government of India inaugurated in Solan as part of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’

50 kWp Solar roof top under the IPDS scheme of Government of India inaugurated in Solan as part of ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’

🕔08:01, 20.Jun 2021

Solan, June 20, 2021:As part of the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, a 50 kWpSolar roof top was inaugurated in Solan, Himachal Pradesh under the IPDS scheme of Government of India. The 50 kWp Solar roof top projectis commissioned by Himachal

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Boeing establishes 100-bed hospital in Bengaluru

Boeing establishes 100-bed hospital in Bengaluru

🕔07:55, 20.Jun 2021

Bengaluru, June 20  Aerospace major Boeing India along with Doctors for You (DFY) and SELCO Foundation has established a 100-bed hospital here within just 20 days of its commencement, which was inaugurated by Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Saturday.

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NTPC reports highest ever FY21 profit at 13.8k cr

NTPC reports highest ever FY21 profit at 13.8k cr

🕔20:58, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) The country’s largest power generator- NTPC Ltd., on Saturday reported highest ever net profit of Rs 13,769.52 crore for fiscal year 2020-21 ending March 31 beating the pandemic through increased generation and sale of power. The

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Railways helping to bring back workers, as cities gradually unlock

Railways helping to bring back workers, as cities gradually unlock

🕔20:50, 19.Jun 2021

Nearly  32.56 lakh passengers including migrant workers and other passengers travel in last 7 days  Long distance mail express trains from areas like Eastern UP, Bihar, Jharkhand, Bengal & Odisha to various destinations including Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Surat, Ahmedabad, & Chennai

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4.2 magnitude quake shakes Kutch, no damage reported

4.2 magnitude quake shakes Kutch, no damage reported

🕔13:33, 19.Jun 2021

Gandhinagar June 19  An earthquake, of 4.2 magnitude, was recorded in Gujarat’s Kutch on Friday afternoon, officials said. According to the Institute of Seismological Research (ISR), the quake, which occurred at 3.45 p.m., had its epicentre near Bandhal, 11 km

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IMF proposes setting up of an int’l carbon price floor

IMF proposes setting up of an int’l carbon price floor

🕔13:31, 19.Jun 2021

Washington, June 19  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has proposed to set up an international carbon price floor to help limit global warming and achieve the transition toward low carbon growth over this decade. “Gradually increasing price on carbon encourages

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Fuel prices remain unchanged on Saturday

Fuel prices remain unchanged on Saturday

🕔13:29, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  Fuel retailers spared consumers of any further increase in prices by keeping retail prices of petrol and diesel unchanged on Saturday. Accordingly, petrol continues to cost Rs 96.93 per litre and diesel Rs 87.69 per litre

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Relaxing Covid curbs should be carefully calibrated: MHA

Relaxing Covid curbs should be carefully calibrated: MHA

🕔13:27, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  As many states and Union Territories (UTs) have started relaxing restrictions with decline in number of active Covid-19 cases, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), on Saturday, advised them to ensure the opening process in “carefully calibrated”

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PM Modi may hold all-party meet on J&K next week

PM Modi may hold all-party meet on J&K next week

🕔13:26, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to hold an all-party meeting on Jammu and Kashmir next week, a first such move taken since the abrogation of Article 370 from the region and bifurcation of the state

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PM condoles demise of DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra

PM condoles demise of DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra

🕔13:25, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday expressed grief over the demise of Dr Guruprasad Mohapatra, Secretary of Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT). Odisha-born Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Mohapatra succumbed to Covid-19

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NTPC among top 50 Great Place to Work in India

NTPC among top 50 Great Place to Work in India

🕔13:17, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  NTPC has been recognised as a ‘Great Place to Work’ for the 15th year in a row by the Great Place to Work Institute. NTPC is the only PSU to consistently feature in India’s Top 50

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Boeing completes successful first flight of 737-10

Boeing completes successful first flight of 737-10

🕔13:13, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  Global aerospace major Boeing has completed successful first flight of — 737-10 — the largest airplane in the 737MAX family. Accordingly, the airplane took off from Renton Field in Renton, Washington, at Boeing Field in Seattle.

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Delta likely to become dominant strain in US: CDC

Delta likely to become dominant strain in US: CDC

🕔13:10, 19.Jun 2021

Washington, June 19  The Delta coronavirus variant is expected to become the dominant strain in America, Director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Rochelle Walensky said. The Delta variant, also known as B.1.617.2, is more transmissible

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Country lost a colossal sportsperson: Modi

Country lost a colossal sportsperson: Modi

🕔07:46, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  Condoling the demise of legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh, 91, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said the country has lost a colossal sportsperson. “In the passing away of Shri Milkha Singh Ji, we have lost

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Milkha Singh: The ‘Flying Sikh’ no one could catch (Profile)

Milkha Singh: The ‘Flying Sikh’ no one could catch (Profile)

🕔07:45, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  A glimpse into the stupendous athletics career of legendary Milkha Singh, who passed away on Friday aged 91, can be had from this mind boggling fact: his 400 metres Indian national record stood for 38 years

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Guterres appointed to second term as UN Secy General promising ‘breakthrough’

Guterres appointed to second term as UN Secy General promising ‘breakthrough’

🕔07:41, 19.Jun 2021

United Nations, June 19  The UN General Assembly on Friday appointed Antonio Guterres, to a second term as the Secretary General to lead the world body through the crisis of the Covid-19 pandemic and the fight against global warming, which

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Legendary athlete Milkha Singh passes away

Legendary athlete Milkha Singh passes away

🕔07:40, 19.Jun 2021

Chandigarh, June 19  Legendary Indian athlete Milkha Singh, 91, passed away in a local hospital here at 11.30 pm on Friday, said a statement from the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, where he was being treated

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India’s forex reserves rise by over $3 bn

India’s forex reserves rise by over $3 bn

🕔07:39, 19.Jun 2021

Mumbai, June 19  India’s foreign exchange reserves rose by $3.074 billion during the week ended June 11. According to the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) weekly statistical supplement, the reserves increased to $608.081 billion from $605.008 billion reported for the

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Insecticides India’s FY21 net profit up 8.6%

Insecticides India’s FY21 net profit up 8.6%

🕔07:38, 19.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 19  Agrochemical major Insecticides (India) Limited on Friday reported an 8.6 per cent growth in its net profit for the financial year 2020-21 at Rs 93 crore. Its revenue from operations during the fiscal was Rs 1,420

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