PM Modi congratulates Olaf Scholz new German Chancellor

PM Modi congratulates Olaf Scholz new German Chancellor

🕔23:24, 5.Jan 2022

Spoke to @OlafScholz today and congratulated him on assuming charge as German Chancellor. I look forward to working with him to further strengthen the India-Germany Strategic Partnership, and to meeting him soon for the 6th Inter-Governmental Consultations. — Narendra Modi

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Demat accounts opening per month rose 7-fold since FY20: SEBI Chairman

Demat accounts opening per month rose 7-fold since FY20: SEBI Chairman

🕔23:16, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Opening of new dematerialised accounts monthly wise, on an average, increased seven-fold since financial year FY20, SEBI Chairman Ajay Tyagi said on Wednesday. He was speaking at the virtual event organised by the National Stock Exchange

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Not just US, India eyes other markets for honey exports

Not just US, India eyes other markets for honey exports

🕔23:12, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India no longer remains dependent on the US for its natural honey exports and has started eying the other lucrative markets such as the UK, Europe, and Southeast Asia. “We are working in close collaboration with

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Hughes, Airtel announce JV to offer satellite broadband in India

Hughes, Airtel announce JV to offer satellite broadband in India

🕔23:07, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Hughes Communications India (HCIPL), a majority-owned subsidiary of Hughes Network Systems, and telecom operator Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced a joint venture to offer satellite broadband services in India, the former said in a statement. Accordingly,

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Punjab CM denies security lapse during Modi’s visit

Punjab CM denies security lapse during Modi’s visit

🕔23:00, 5.Jan 2022

Chandigarh, Jan 5 (IANS) Regretting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had to cancel his scheduled visit to Ferozepur midway, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said on Wednesday that there was no security lapse that led to the cancellation of the

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75 lakh citizens to perform Surya Namaskar globally on Makar Sankranti

75 lakh citizens to perform Surya Namaskar globally on Makar Sankranti

🕔22:54, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Around 75 lakh people will perform Surya Namaskar globally on this Makar Sankranti to make the occasion special, the Ayush Ministry said on Wednesday. Union Minister of Ayush, Sarbananda Sonowal, said that on the occasion of

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NHPC SIGNS PROMOTERS AGREEMENT WITH GEDCOL FOR “DEVELOPMENT OF 500 MW FLOATING SOLAR PROJECTS IN ODISHA”

NHPC SIGNS PROMOTERS AGREEMENT WITH GEDCOL FOR “DEVELOPMENT OF 500 MW FLOATING SOLAR PROJECTS IN ODISHA”

🕔20:24, 5.Jan 2022

Faridabad, Jan 05 : NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company has signed Promoters Agreement with Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha Ltd. (GEDCOL), a leading State PSU in the renewable energy sector in Odisha on 04th January 2022 for “Development

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3rd wave in Delhi: Doctors advise people to follow Covid norms

3rd wave in Delhi: Doctors advise people to follow Covid norms

🕔20:19, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Even as Delhi is in the middle of a third wave of coronavirus, city doctors on Wednesday advised not to panic but to strictly adhere to the Covid norms such as maintaining social distance, wearing masks,

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India, Maldives discuss bilateral issues with new year greetings

India, Maldives discuss bilateral issues with new year greetings

🕔20:18, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar discussed bilateral cooperation with his Maldivian counterpart, Abdulla Shahid. The call was made by the External minister to greet foreign minister of Maldives on new year, and both talked on mutual

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Essar Oil UK’s monthly sales touch 18-month high in December

Essar Oil UK’s monthly sales touch 18-month high in December

🕔20:17, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Leading UK-focused downstream energy company Essar Oil UK’s fuel and petrochemical sales volume hit an 18 month high in December and demand is now back to 95 per cent of pre-Covid levels, it said in a

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CCI may complete anti-trust probe into Google Play Store in 60 days

CCI may complete anti-trust probe into Google Play Store in 60 days

🕔20:16, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi/Bengaluru, Jan 5 (IANS) The Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Wednesday told the Karnataka High Court that it may complete the ongoing anti-trust investigation into Google Play Store policies within 60 days. The submission in the court was made

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65 lakh enrolled for Atal Pension Yojana so far in FY22

65 lakh enrolled for Atal Pension Yojana so far in FY22

🕔20:14, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Around 65 lakh individuals have enrolled for the Centre-backed pension scheme, Atal Pension Yojana, so far in FY22. The Centre’s flagship social security scheme was launched in 2015 with an objective of providing income security in

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2022 will see even greater advancement in India-Australia ties: Jaishankar

2022 will see even greater advancement in India-Australia ties: Jaishankar

🕔20:08, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India is confident that 2022 will see even greater advancement in India-Australia ties, said External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar after a conversation over telephone with his Australian counterpart Marise Payne. Jaishankar called up Payne to

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MHA seeks report from Punjab govt over PM security breach

MHA seeks report from Punjab govt over PM security breach

🕔18:08, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s security was breached during Punjab visit on Wednesday. Taking cognisance of the security breach, the MHA has sought a detailed report from the state

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After security breach, PM Modi cancels Ferozepur visit

After security breach, PM Modi cancels Ferozepur visit

🕔17:58, 5.Jan 2022

Ferozepur/New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) In a major security breach, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday cancelled his visit to Ferozepur town in Punjab, where he was scheduled to lay the foundation stones of Rs 42,750 crore projects, at the last

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Over 1 cr teens between 15-18 yrs receive 1st vaccine dose

Over 1 cr teens between 15-18 yrs receive 1st vaccine dose

🕔16:26, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) With the vaccination drive for adolescents entering its third day, as per the Co-WIN portal 1,06,27,277 children in the 15 to 18 years’ age group have been vaccinated with the first Covid-19 vaccine dose so far.

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V-P calls for urgency in dealing with new Covid surge

V-P calls for urgency in dealing with new Covid surge

🕔16:22, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday appealed for a sense of urgency in dealing with the new surge in Covid-19 cases and apply the lessons of the past two waves of the infection. “We must consider

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Vedanta Aluminium and GEAR India to deploy one of India’s largest lithium-ion forklift fleets

Vedanta Aluminium and GEAR India to deploy one of India’s largest lithium-ion forklift fleets

🕔16:20, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Vedanta Aluminium Business, India’s largest producer of aluminium and value-added products, has signed an agreement with GEAR (Gemini Equipment and Rentals Private Limited) India, to deploy one of the largest fleets of lithium-ion battery-powered electric forklifts,

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TN wants GST compensation regime to be extended till 2024

TN wants GST compensation regime to be extended till 2024

🕔16:20, 5.Jan 2022

Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) Tamil Nadu government wants the Goods and Services Tax (GST) compensation regime to be extended by two more years, Governor R.N.Ravi said. Addressing the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday, Ravi said the GST compensation regime is coming

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Centre issues revised isolation guidelines

Centre issues revised isolation guidelines

🕔16:19, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Centre on Wednesday issued revised guidelines for home isolation of mild and asymptomatic patients amid the surge in Covid-19 cases nationwide. As per the new guidelines, the patient under home isolation will stand discharged and

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