Govt says some Adani group cos being probed; firm denies any communication from SEBI

Govt says some Adani group cos being probed; firm denies any communication from SEBI

🕔23:44, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Some of the companies belonging to Adani group are currently under the investigation of markets regulator Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI), the Parliament was informed on Monday. In a written response to a question in

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BPCL, Humsafar join hands for doorstep delivery of diesel in Delhi

BPCL, Humsafar join hands for doorstep delivery of diesel in Delhi

🕔23:42, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Privatisation-bound Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) has joined hands with Humsafar India – a Delhi-headquartered start-up – for doorstep delivery of diesel in 20-litre jerrycans in the national capital for customers seeking diesel in quantities as

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New era of travel in Railways start with Introduction of SMART COACHES on Mumbai Rajdhani

New era of travel in Railways start with Introduction of SMART COACHES on Mumbai Rajdhani

🕔23:22, 19.Jul 2021

Indian Railways start to run Rajdhani Express with Upgraded Tejas Coaches equipped with intelligent sensor-based systems. The new train will have special smart features for enhanced passenger safety and comfort. With the use of Tejas SMART Coach, Indian Railways aims

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Modi assures Covid vaccine supply to Nepal

Modi assures Covid vaccine supply to Nepal

🕔20:22, 19.Jul 2021

Kathmandu, July 19  While speaking to his newly-appointed Nepal counterpart Sher Bahadur Deuba, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday assured Covid-19 vaccine supply to the Himalayan nation. Taking to Twitter following the phone conversation, Modi said: “Spoke with Prime

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Domestic air passenger traffic grows in June

Domestic air passenger traffic grows in June

🕔20:18, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  Pent-up demand, along with low base and easing of Covid restrictions, pushed India’s domestic air passenger traffic higher in June 2021. According to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the country’s scheduled domestic flight operations

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Telcos complain of errors in AGR calculations, SC cites no re-assessment order

Telcos complain of errors in AGR calculations, SC cites no re-assessment order

🕔20:17, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  The issues with calculation of Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues are far from over. The Supreme Court on Monday said it would pass order on applications filed by telcos — Vodafone Idea, Bharti Airtel, and Tata

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29 posts of chairman in IIT and NIT vacant, says Dharmendra Pradhan

29 posts of chairman in IIT and NIT vacant, says Dharmendra Pradhan

🕔20:14, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Monday, in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, said that at present eight posts of Chairman are vacant in IITs and 21 in NITs. Apart from

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Chennai Port Trust to operate ferry services to 4 towns soon

Chennai Port Trust to operate ferry services to 4 towns soon

🕔17:41, 19.Jul 2021

Chennai, July 19  The Chennai Port Trust is planning to conduct ferry services from Chennai to Puducherry, Karaikal, Cuddalore and Nagapattinam. International destinations, including Sri Lanka as well as other domestic destinations, including Port Blair, are also under consideration, according

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Recovery Signs: Vistara noticing recovery in leisure travel

Recovery Signs: Vistara noticing recovery in leisure travel

🕔17:39, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  India’s accelerated vaccination drive as well as pent-up demand has triggered a recovery in leisure air travel, said Tata-SIA airline Vistara. The travel trend, which includes the VFR category, is still in a nascent stage but

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Hyderabad Airport adds new RETs to enhance runway capacity

Hyderabad Airport adds new RETs to enhance runway capacity

🕔17:38, 19.Jul 2021

Hyderabad, July 19  GMR-led Hyderabad Airport on Monday announced that it has commissioned four new Rapid Exit Taxiways (RETs). GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd (GHIAL) said these additional RETs will support the objective of enhancing runway capacity from the current

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OPEC agreement on tapering production cuts spells good news for India

OPEC agreement on tapering production cuts spells good news for India

🕔17:36, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  Oil cartel OPEC’s decision to taper production cuts starting August spells good news for major oil consuming countries like India that imports 85 per of its domestic oil requirements. Higher production by OPEC could help balance

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UP allows gatherings of 50 on Bakrid

UP allows gatherings of 50 on Bakrid

🕔17:35, 19.Jul 2021

Lucknow, July 19 UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued special guidelines for the upcoming Bakrid festival, in view of the prevailing Covid situation. He has directed that not more than 50 persons should collect at any spot at one time,

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Vedanta Aluminium invites waste-to-wealth partnerships with cement industry

Vedanta Aluminium invites waste-to-wealth partnerships with cement industry

🕔17:34, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  Vedanta Aluminium Business, Indias largest producer of the aluminium and value-added products, has invited partnerships from cement producers for using its by-products for manufacturing low-carbon cement. The company expressed its interest for long-term collaboration with cement

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Release of ‘Ranking & Ninth Integrated Ratings for State-owned Power Distribution Utilities’ by the Minister

Release of ‘Ranking & Ninth Integrated Ratings for State-owned Power Distribution Utilities’ by the Minister

🕔16:51, 19.Jul 2021

Minister of Power, New and Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh released the “Ranking & Ninth Integrated Ratings for State-owned Power Distribution Utilities” on 16.07.2021 on the occasion of PFC’s 36th Foundation Day in the presence of Krishan Pal, Minister of State

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PM Modi congratulates Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba

PM Modi congratulates Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba

🕔15:30, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19 Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on phone today with Sher Bahadur Deuba, to convey congratulations and best wishes for his appointment as the Prime Minister of Nepal and for winning the confidence vote in Parliament. Spoke

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Delicensing power distribution on govt’s agenda through new bill

Delicensing power distribution on govt’s agenda through new bill

🕔13:31, 19.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 19  In a major reform initiative, the government proposes to delicense the power distribution sector allowing competition in the supply of last mile electricity connectivity to consumers. The proposed changes will be part of the New Electricity

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Modi congratulates Deuba on winning confidence vote

Modi congratulates Deuba on winning confidence vote

🕔13:28, 19.Jul 2021

Kathmandu, July 19  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated his Nepal counterpart, Sher Bahadur Deuba on Sunday evening, minutes after he secured the vote of confidence in the House of Representatives. “Congratulations Prime Minister @DeubaSherbdr and best wishes for a

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Nepal PM Deuba wins vote of confidence in Parliament

Nepal PM Deuba wins vote of confidence in Parliament

🕔13:26, 19.Jul 2021

Kathmandu, July 19  Nepal’s new Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Sunday won the vote of confidence in Parliament on Sunday. House Speaker Agni Prasad Sapkota read out the results of the vote, in which Deuba received 165 votes while

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India gifts 150 ICU beds to Nepal

India gifts 150 ICU beds to Nepal

🕔13:24, 19.Jul 2021

Kathmandu, July 19 India on Sunday gifted 150 ICU beds to Nepal as part of its commitment to Covid-19 cooperation with the Himalayan nation. Indian Ambassador to Vinay Mohan Kwatra handed over the beds to Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister,

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Zoom acquires Cloud call centre firm Five9 for $14.7 bn

Zoom acquires Cloud call centre firm Five9 for $14.7 bn

🕔13:19, 19.Jul 2021

San Francisco, July 19  Popular video communication app Zoom has acquired Five9, a leading provider of the intelligent cloud contact centre, for $14.7 billion in an all-stock deal, which is its first major acquisition. The acquisition is set to help

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