Defence Ministry approves Rs 498.8 cr for startups, innovation

Defence Ministry approves Rs 498.8 cr for startups, innovation

🕔21:54, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9  The Defence Ministry on Wednesday approved Rs 498.8 crore to support startups and innovation in the defence manufacturing sector. Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar said that the step is a big boost to startups in defence. He

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India’s April domestic air pax traffic plunges: IATA

India’s April domestic air pax traffic plunges: IATA

🕔21:51, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9  Covid resurgence accelerated the contraction rate of India’s domestic air passenger traffic in April 2021. According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the plunge in India’s domestic air passenger volume — measured in revenue passenger

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Efforts on to comply with new norms, details in a week: Twitter to govt

Efforts on to comply with new norms, details in a week: Twitter to govt

🕔21:50, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9  Days after the Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) sent its final notice to Twitter over the microblogging platforms compliance to the new IT norms, the US-headquartered company has told the government that it

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UP to support further cut in GST rates on Covid relief items

UP to support further cut in GST rates on Covid relief items

🕔21:46, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9  Uttar Pradesh will fully support measures to further reduce taxes on Covid relief items such as ventilators, oxygen concentrators, PPE kits etc to improve their cheaper access to the masses and help the nation to be

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Concerns over digital payments fraud grows in India: Survey

Concerns over digital payments fraud grows in India: Survey

🕔21:45, 9.Jun 2021

Mumbai, June 9  Consumers in India are increasingly concerned about digital payments fraud and are exercising greater caution when using digital payments compared to a year ago, according to a new study conducted by YouGov and ACI Worldwide. Around 71

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GAIL logs 28% sequential growth in Q4 net profit

GAIL logs 28% sequential growth in Q4 net profit

🕔21:44, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9  GAIL (India) Ltd on Wednesday reported a 28 per cent growth in its net profit for the January-March period, on a quarter-on-quarter basis, at Rs 1,908 crore. During the Q3 of FY21, the state-run natural gas

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Reliance Power board meet on June 13 to consider fund raising

Reliance Power board meet on June 13 to consider fund raising

🕔21:43, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi/Mumbai, June 9  Reliance Power Ltd will hold a board meeting on June 13 to consider and approve raising of long-term resources from domestic and global markets. In a notice to stock exchanges, Reliance Power said: “Pursuant to Regulation

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DRDO’s 500-bed Covid hospital inaugurated in Srinagar

DRDO’s 500-bed Covid hospital inaugurated in Srinagar

🕔21:42, 9.Jun 2021

Srinagar, June 9  The Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Manoj Sinha, on Wednesday inaugurated a 500-bed Covid hospital set up by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) at Khonmoh in Srinagar. After constructing a 500-bed Covid hospital in

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ISRO to assist development projects in NE through space technology

ISRO to assist development projects in NE through space technology

🕔21:41, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9  Indian space agency ISRO will assist development projects in the northeast through space technology, offering optimum utilisation of satellite imaging and other technology applications for better accomplishment of infrastructural projects in the region, Union DoNER Minister

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CISF restores the bag containing cash INR 1.5 lakh & other valuables to the rightful owner at Chandni Chowk Metro Station

CISF restores the bag containing cash INR 1.5 lakh & other valuables to the rightful owner at Chandni Chowk Metro Station

🕔21:34, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, 09.06.2021: On 08.06.2021 at about 1715 hrs, Sub-Inspector Shravan Kumar of CISF deployed as shift in-charge at Chandni Chowk metro station noticed an unclaimed bag lying on the output roller of x-ray machine. He asked the passerby passengers,

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India has appreciated continuous relief support from Kuwait to fight the COVID-19 pandemic : Kuwait Envoy to India

India has appreciated continuous relief support from Kuwait to fight the COVID-19 pandemic : Kuwait Envoy to India

🕔18:55, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 09 The government and people of India have appreciated continuous relief support from Kuwait to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Kuwait Ambassador to India, Jassem Al-Najem said on Wednesday. A press release issued by the Embassy stated that

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LIC Chairman Kumar’s term extended

LIC Chairman Kumar’s term extended

🕔16:54, 9.Jun 2021

Chennai, June 9  The Central Government on Wednesday extended Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) Chairman M.R. Kumar’s term till March 13, 2022. He was set to retire on June 30, 2021. According to the order, Kumar’s term is extended

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PNB may seek clarity on housing finance arm’s fund raising deal involving PE investors

PNB may seek clarity on housing finance arm’s fund raising deal involving PE investors

🕔16:53, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9 The board members of Punjab National Bank (PNB) including its independent directors may seek more clarity on the PNB Housing Finance fund raising deal. The Rs 4,000 crore transfer of control deal in PNB Housing Finance to

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Indian Bank partners with Fisdom to offer wealth management solutions

Indian Bank partners with Fisdom to offer wealth management solutions

🕔16:52, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9  Indian Bank, the seventh largest public sector bank, has partnered with wealth tech company Fisdom to offer wealth management products and services to the bank’s 10 crore customers. Fisdom’s role encompasses the entire wealth management journey

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El Salvador becomes 1st country to make Bitcoin a legal tender

El Salvador becomes 1st country to make Bitcoin a legal tender

🕔16:49, 9.Jun 2021

San Salvador, June 9 (IANS) El Salvador President Nayib Bukele on Wednesday announced that the country has approved the bill to make Bitcoin cryptocurrency a legal tender in the Central American country. The Central American country is now the first country

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Vietnam’s steel import rises sharply in 5 months

Vietnam’s steel import rises sharply in 5 months

🕔16:31, 9.Jun 2021

Hanoi, June 9  Vietnam spent over 4.6 billion US dollars importing more than 6 million tons of steel and iron in the first five months of this year, up 37.9 per cent in value and 9.2 per cent in volume

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THE INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF GLOBAL INTER-PARLIAMENTARY COOPERATION IN IMPLEMENTING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS WILL BE HELD IN BUKHARA UZBEKISTAN

THE INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF GLOBAL INTER-PARLIAMENTARY COOPERATION IN IMPLEMENTING THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS WILL BE HELD IN BUKHARA UZBEKISTAN

🕔16:23, 9.Jun 2021

The Oliy Majlis (parliament) of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Cabinet of Ministers, the Ministry of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction with the United Nations Entities in Uzbekistan are holding the Sustainable Development Week with the motto: «Leave no one

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IndianOil Northern Regional Runs Mission Vaccination at workplace against Covid -19 to Safeguard Frontline Workforce

IndianOil Northern Regional Runs Mission Vaccination at workplace against Covid -19 to Safeguard Frontline Workforce

🕔16:20, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, 09.06.2021. IndianOil is India’s pioneer public sector energy company which is always committed to ensure energy security of the Country. The Corporation always endeavour in ensuring energy access and availability to every citizen of the Country.  During the

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Indian Archers set off for Paris for World Cup Stage 3

Indian Archers set off for Paris for World Cup Stage 3

🕔16:15, 9.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 9 2021: A nine-member Women’s Recurve Team comprising of Indian Archers Deepika Kumari, Komalika Bari, Ankita Bhakat and Madhu Wedwan along with Dronacharya Awardee Purnima Mahato have set off for Paris to participate in the Final Qualification

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Allotment of 5 MHz spectrum in 700 MHz band to Indian Railways

Allotment of 5 MHz spectrum in 700 MHz band to Indian Railways

🕔16:12, 9.Jun 2021

Enhances safety and security of train operations  Brings strategic shift in Railways operations & safety  Ensures seamless communication with loco pilots and guards, thereby improving safety   Provides secure voice, video and data communication services for operational, safety and security applications 

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