Work on India’s longest road tunnel to start in Mumbai from March 2022

Work on India’s longest road tunnel to start in Mumbai from March 2022

🕔22:03, 15.Jul 2021

Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) The work on building India’s longest (11.80 km) road twin-tunnel linking Thane-Borivali and passing beneath the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) will start from March 2022, Maharashtra PWD Minister Eknath Shinde said here on Thursday. The Mumbai

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‘Early stages’ of Covid’s third wave, warns WHO chief

‘Early stages’ of Covid’s third wave, warns WHO chief

🕔19:16, 15.Jul 2021

Geneva, July 15 (IANS) The world is now in the early stages of a third wave, amid rising cases of Covid’s Delta variant, World Health Organisation Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has said. The spread of the Delta variant, along with

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Railway makes giant strides in Station Redevelopment Program

Railway makes giant strides in Station Redevelopment Program

🕔18:04, 15.Jul 2021

Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi to inaugurate newly developed Gandhinagar Railway Station  Gandhinagar Capital Railway station is redeveloped and ready to serve the Nation with modern amenities  Gandhinagar Station is a  Marvel of technology and epitome of passenger’s comfort New

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Zambia wants Indian investments, direct flights to Mumbai, New Delhi

Zambia wants Indian investments, direct flights to Mumbai, New Delhi

🕔18:01, 15.Jul 2021

Mumbai, July 15  Zambia seeks increased investments from India and direct air connectivity between Mumbai and New Delhi to facilitate growing bilateral relations, officials of the East African country said on Thursday. In his address at a virtual expo launch

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Financial inclusion priority for sustainable recovery: RBI Guv

Financial inclusion priority for sustainable recovery: RBI Guv

🕔18:00, 15.Jul 2021

Mumbai, July 15  Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday said that financial inclusion will remain a priority of the central bank to achieve sustainable post-pandemic economic recovery. Speaking at the Economic Times Financial Inclusion Summit, Das noted

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Zomato IPO subscribed 1.6 times, QIB portion fully subscribed

Zomato IPO subscribed 1.6 times, QIB portion fully subscribed

🕔17:58, 15.Jul 2021

Mumbai, July 15 The initial public offering (IPO) of online food delivery platform Zomato has been subscribed 1.6 times so far with healthy response from retail and institutional investors. Data on the BSE website showed that as of 3.05 p.m., the

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Service rendered without element of any charge may not qualify for GST

Service rendered without element of any charge may not qualify for GST

🕔17:57, 15.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 15  Service rendered by an individual or institution for facilitating overseas payments without any element of service charge may not be liable to pay GST, a tax authority has held. The Kerala Authority of Advance Ruling (AAR)

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India’s software market sales to reach $7.6B by 2021 end

India’s software market sales to reach $7.6B by 2021 end

🕔17:56, 15.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 15  The India software market is estimated to reach $7.6 billion by the end of 2021, a new International Data Corporation (IDC) report said on Thursday. The India software market was pegged at $7 billion in 2020,

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PM Modi inaugurates ‘Rudraksha’ in Varanasi

PM Modi inaugurates ‘Rudraksha’ in Varanasi

🕔15:15, 15.Jul 2021

Varanasi, July 15  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated ‘Rudraksha’, an International Cooperation and Convention Centre that offers a glimpse of the cultural richness of the ancient city of Kashi. Constructed with Japanese assistance, the state-of-the-art centre will make

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IMA opposes AYUSH training for medical students

IMA opposes AYUSH training for medical students

🕔15:13, 15.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 15  Indian Medical Association (IMA) has raised objection to the provision of including the AYUSH into the modern medical system during the training of medical students, saying “it is contrary to the established norms, superfluous and an

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Oil Cos to strengthen profits as consumers suffer from rising fuel prices

Oil Cos to strengthen profits as consumers suffer from rising fuel prices

🕔15:07, 15.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 15  The oil price rise may be hitting the fuel consumers hard, but it is the oil companies that are making the most from the current situation, strengthening their margin on the sale of petrol and diesel

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Trilateral Table Top Exercise-2021 Conducted between India-Maldives-Sri Lanka

Trilateral Table Top Exercise-2021 Conducted between India-Maldives-Sri Lanka

🕔15:05, 15.Jul 2021

Colombo, July 15 Virtual Trilateral Table Top Exercise (TTX) – 2021 was conducted from 14-15 July 2021 with participation of India-Maldives-Sri Lanka Navy. Rear Admiral Gurcharan Singh CSO (Ops), Western Naval Command, Indian Navy, Rear Admiral PS Mahawithana, Director General

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Civil Aviation Min Scindia meets airlines’ CEOs

Civil Aviation Min Scindia meets airlines’ CEOs

🕔15:03, 15.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 15 Indias Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia met CEOs of Indias airline sector on Thursday. Accordingly, this was the first official meeting between Scindia and the industry’s top executive after he took charge of the crucial ministry last

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PM Modi praises Yogi for ‘unparalleled’ handling of Covid crisis

PM Modi praises Yogi for ‘unparalleled’ handling of Covid crisis

🕔15:02, 15.Jul 2021

Varanasi, July 15  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday termed the handling of the second wave of Covid by the Yogi Adityanath government as ‘unparalleled’ and said that the state had stood up and battled the pandemic efficiently. He said

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PM inaugurates and lays foundation stone of various development projects in Varanasi

PM inaugurates and lays foundation stone of various development projects in Varanasi

🕔14:57, 15.Jul 2021

Lauds Kashi and Uttar Pradesh for their efforts in fight against the pandemic Kashi is becoming a big medical hub of Purvanchal: PM Cleanliness and beauty of Maa Ganga and Kashi is an aspiration and priority: PM Work is on

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Text of PM’s address on World Youth Skills Day

Text of PM’s address on World Youth Skills Day

🕔14:51, 15.Jul 2021

Posted On: 15 JUL 2021 नमस्कार। विश्व युवा कौशल दिवस पर सभी युवा साथियों को बहुत-बहुत शुभकामनाएं ! दूसरी बार है जब कोरोना महामारी के बीच हम ये दिवस मना रहे हैं। इस वैश्विक महामारी की चुनौतियों ने World Youth

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PM addresses  World Youth Skill Day Programme

PM addresses World Youth Skill Day Programme

🕔14:48, 15.Jul 2021

Skill development of the new generation is a national need and is the foundation of Aatmnirbhar Bharat: PM Celebration of skills is part of our culture: PM Calls for due regard for skilled workers in society. More than 1.25 crore

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NTPC achieves over 100 BUs of cumulative generation in FY22 so far, faster than last year

NTPC achieves over 100 BUs of cumulative generation in FY22 so far, faster than last year

🕔14:45, 15.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 15  NTPC Group companies have achieved over 100 Billion Units (BU) of cumulative generation in the current financial year at a much faster rate than last year. Last year the group generation had crossed 100 BU on

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Google eyes public sector growth with 2nd India Cloud region

Google eyes public sector growth with 2nd India Cloud region

🕔14:42, 15.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 15  As digital transformation picks up speed amid the pandemic in India, Google on Thursday launched its second Cloud region in the country — in Delhi-NCR and close to the government quarters — to further serve businesses

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Sreedharan Pillai sworn-in as Goa Governor

Sreedharan Pillai sworn-in as Goa Governor

🕔14:39, 15.Jul 2021

Panaji, July 15  Former Mizoram Governor P.S. Sreedharan Pillai was sworn-in as the new Governor of Goa on Thursday. Pillai, a former state president of the Bharatiya Janata Party unit in Kerala, was administered the oath of office by Bombay

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