President extends New Year greetings to people

President extends New Year greetings to people

🕔20:46, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday extended his greetings to all fellow citizens for New Year 2022 and urged the people to resolve to usher in progress in society and country. “On the joyous occasion of

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GST Council meeting sans talks on Omicron, life saving Covid drugs

GST Council meeting sans talks on Omicron, life saving Covid drugs

🕔20:45, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Even as India reported its first Omircon death, and the stories of families fanatically searching to buy Remdesivir injections during the second Covid wave popping-up in the mind of people again, the 46th GST Council meeting

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No more extension for IT return filing: Finance Ministry

No more extension for IT return filing: Finance Ministry

🕔20:44, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Those who have not filed their income tax returns under the impression that the government will eventually extend the date again, will end up paying a late fee as the Union Finance Ministry on Friday announced

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Dharmendra Pradhan to launch 100-day reading campaign ‘Padhe Bharat’

Dharmendra Pradhan to launch 100-day reading campaign ‘Padhe Bharat’

🕔20:42, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Union Education and Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will launch a 100-day reading campaign titled ‘Padhe Bharat’ on Saturday. The campaign will aim to improve the learning level of students as it develops creativity, critical thinking,

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MHA extends validity of FCRA registration of NGOs till March 31

MHA extends validity of FCRA registration of NGOs till March 31

🕔20:41, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday extended the December 31 deadline for validity of Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA) registration of NGOs to March 31. A notice issued by the Ministry’s Foreign Division said that

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POWERGRID celebrates anniversary of One Nation-One Grid-One Frequency today

POWERGRID celebrates anniversary of One Nation-One Grid-One Frequency today

🕔20:37, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31: As part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, POWERGRIID is commemorating landmark achievement of completion of One Nation-One Grid-One Frequency. POWERGRID celebrated the anniversary of this momentous occasion on 31st December, 2021 by organizing a number of

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RIL’s arm to buy UK-based battery firm Faradion

RIL’s arm to buy UK-based battery firm Faradion

🕔14:24, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Reliance Industries wholly-owned unit Reliance New Energy Solar on Friday said it will acquire 100 per cent stake in the UK-based solar batter company Faradion for 100 million pounds. Besides, Reliance arm will also invest 25

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Centre asks CAPFs to set up panel to review delayed promotions in lower cadres

Centre asks CAPFs to set up panel to review delayed promotions in lower cadres

🕔14:23, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Amid the report that over 81,000 security personnel in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) in the last 10 years opted for retirement and VRS, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has asked the CAPFs and

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Record 40 kilometres per day of new highways

Record 40 kilometres per day of new highways

🕔14:21, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) As per IANS-CVoter Issues That Dominated India 2021 Tracker, more than 40 kilometres per day of highway construction record was set in 2021 even as the pandemic raged on and the second wave brought India down

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All eyes on India’s Deep Ocean Mission Samudrayaan, slated for 2024

All eyes on India’s Deep Ocean Mission Samudrayaan, slated for 2024

🕔11:48, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The launch of Samudrayaan, India’s manned scientific submersible under its ambitious Rs 4,077 crore Deep Ocean Mission was the hallmark of the Ministry of Earth Sciences’ (MoES) work in the year 2021. The Deep Ocean Mission

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Delhi likely to receive first rain of 2022 on Jan 6

Delhi likely to receive first rain of 2022 on Jan 6

🕔11:46, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Delhi is likely to receive the first rainfall in 2022 on January 6, while a cold wave may prevail till January 3, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said in its latest forecast on Friday. The IMD

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India reports 16,764 new Covid cases, Omicron tally reaches 1,270

India reports 16,764 new Covid cases, Omicron tally reaches 1,270

🕔10:57, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) India registered 16,764 new Covid-19 cases and 220 deaths in the past 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Friday. With the addition of the new fatalities, the nationwide death toll

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Modi to lay foundation stone of sports university in UP on Jan 2

Modi to lay foundation stone of sports university in UP on Jan 2

🕔10:56, 31.Dec 2021

Lucknow, Dec 31 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Meerut on January 2. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had announced the setting up of the university to promote sports in

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Europe turning a new page between 2021 and 2022

Europe turning a new page between 2021 and 2022

🕔10:54, 31.Dec 2021

London, Dec 31 (IANS) Europe is unlikely to be in 2022 what it was in 2021. The empress of the continent – Angela Merkel – after 16 uninterrupted years as Germany’s chancellor – stepped down from her position in December,

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3 terrorists killed in Srinagar encounter

3 terrorists killed in Srinagar encounter

🕔06:46, 31.Dec 2021

Srinagar, Dec 31 (IANS) Three terrorists were killed and four security forces personnel, including three policemen and one CRPF personnel, were injured in an encounter between the former and the latter at Pantha Chowk area in central Kashmir’s Srinagar district, Jammu

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Heavy rains lash Chennai, three dead

Heavy rains lash Chennai, three dead

🕔06:44, 31.Dec 2021

Chennai, Dec 31 (IANS) Heavy rains in Chennai led to three human deaths due to electrocution and four subways were shut down on Thursday. Nearly 100 streets in Chennai city were waterlogged and the officials and employees of the Greater Chennai

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FCI to do away with open storage completely by March 2022

FCI to do away with open storage completely by March 2022

🕔06:43, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The Food Corporation of India (FCI) on Thursday declared that it would do away with open storage completely and go for only CAP (covered and plinth) storage by March 2022. There have been numerous cases across

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Sitharaman meets state Finance Ministers ahead of GST Council meeting

Sitharaman meets state Finance Ministers ahead of GST Council meeting

🕔06:42, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday met her counterparts from all states and Union Teritories as part of the pre-Budget consultations. Many of the participants gave suggestions for inclusion in the upcoming FY23 Budget, to

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Delhi govt to maintain 20% reduction in circle rates of properties

Delhi govt to maintain 20% reduction in circle rates of properties

🕔06:41, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The Delhi government on Thursday said it will continue to reduce circle rates of residential or commercial or industrial and other properties in the capital by 20 per cent for the next six months till June

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FY22’s fiscal deficit expected to come in at 6.6% of GDP: Ind-Ra

FY22’s fiscal deficit expected to come in at 6.6% of GDP: Ind-Ra

🕔06:40, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Higher tax and non-tax revenue collections this fiscal are expected to more than offset the shortfall in disinvestment revenue, leading to the fiscal deficit coming in at 6.6 per cent of GDP in FY22, or 20

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