India adds 10 more wetlands designated as Ramsar sites to make total 64 sites

India adds 10 more wetlands designated as Ramsar sites to make total 64 sites

🕔19:50, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 03 India adds 10 more wetlands designated as Ramsar sites to make total 64 sites covering an area of 12,50,361 ha in the country. The 10 new sites include:  Six (6) sites in Tamil Nadu andOne (1) each

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Airtel picks Nokia, Ericsson for 5G deployment in India

Airtel picks Nokia, Ericsson for 5G deployment in India

🕔19:38, 3.Aug 2022

As India completed its mega 5G spectrum auction, telecom service provider Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced that it has awarded its 5G contract to tech giants Nokia and Ericsson in the country. New Delhi, Aug 3 As India completed its

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Indonesia’s Anak Krakatau volcano erupts 7 times in 2 days

Indonesia’s Anak Krakatau volcano erupts 7 times in 2 days

🕔19:33, 3.Aug 2022

Anak Krakatau volcano in Indonesia’s Sunda Strait has erupted with seven explosions in the last two days, unleashing hot ash by up to some 1,500 metres high into the sky, Indonesia’s Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) said on Wednesday.

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Centre to withdraw contentious Personal Data Protection Bill, bring new one

Centre to withdraw contentious Personal Data Protection Bill, bring new one

🕔19:29, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The government on Wednesday said it will withdraw its much-awaited Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 that has seen 81 amendments in the past three years, and will now introduce a new bill. IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

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Nine new faces in Mamata ministry, portfolios yet to be announced

Nine new faces in Mamata ministry, portfolios yet to be announced

🕔19:28, 3.Aug 2022

Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) Nine new ministers were inducted in the Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal government on Wednesday – five as cabinet ministers, two as ministers of states (independent charge) and two as ministers of state. However, till the report was

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Airtel picks Nokia, Ericsson for 5G deployment in India

Airtel picks Nokia, Ericsson for 5G deployment in India

🕔19:27, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) As India completed its mega 5G spectrum auction, telecom service provider Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced that it has awarded its 5G contract to tech giants Nokia and Ericsson in the country. Nokia said it will

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Palace on Wheels likely to run from September

Palace on Wheels likely to run from September

🕔19:26, 3.Aug 2022

Jaipur, Aug 3 (IANS) Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation (RTDC) Chairman, Dharmendra Rathore, on Tuesday said that Rajasthan’s well-known luxury train – Palace on Wheels (POW) – is likely to run from September. “The Corporation and the State Government are keen to

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Indigo reports highest-ever quarterly revenue of Rs 130.2 bn

Indigo reports highest-ever quarterly revenue of Rs 130.2 bn

🕔19:23, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Leading carrier Indigo, announcing its latest financial results on Wednesday, said that the first quarter of fiscal 2023 witnessed its strongest revenue performance, resulting in the highest-ever quarterly revenue of Rs 130.2 billion. “Headwinds caused by

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No proposal to withdraw flexi fare policy: Railway Minister

No proposal to withdraw flexi fare policy: Railway Minister

🕔19:22, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav on Wednesday said that no changes will be made in the flexi fare policy in the coming times. The flexi fare system was introduced in Rajdhani, Duronto and Shatabdi trains with effect

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6 more countries join ASEAN’s Treaty of Amity and Cooperation

6 more countries join ASEAN’s Treaty of Amity and Cooperation

🕔19:20, 3.Aug 2022

Six more countries signed the instrument of accession to the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia (TAC) here on Wednesday, bringing the number of state parties to the treaty of ASEAN to 49. Phnom Penh, Aug 3 Six

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14 new Code C aircraft stands commissioned in Delhi Airport’s Terminal 1

14 new Code C aircraft stands commissioned in Delhi Airport’s Terminal 1

🕔19:10, 3.Aug 2022

The Indira Gandhi International Airport here has successfully commissioned 14 new Code C aircraft stands New Delhi, Aug 3 The Indira Gandhi International Airport here has successfully commissioned 14 new Code C aircraft stands at its Terminal 1. These are

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Only 5 states/UTs have set up electronic devices on high-risk NH corridors: Govt

Only 5 states/UTs have set up electronic devices on high-risk NH corridors: Govt

🕔19:05, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) States and UTs like Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh and J&K have confirmed that they are following the notification issued under the Motor Vehicle Act to ensure appropriate electronic enforcement devices are set up

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348 apps blocked for collecting, transmitting users’ info: Govt

348 apps blocked for collecting, transmitting users’ info: Govt

🕔19:04, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Amid rising complaints against mobile apps, the Centre has identified and blocked 348 apps developed by various countries, including China, for allegedly collecting user information for profiling citizens and transmitting it overseas in an unauthorised manner,

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Pelosi flies from Taiwan to South Korea after meeting activists

Pelosi flies from Taiwan to South Korea after meeting activists

🕔19:03, 3.Aug 2022

After her visit to Taiwan, Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi flew on to the next stop of her Asia trip in South Korea on Wednesday. Taipei, Aug 3 After her visit to Taiwan, Speaker of the

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By 2024, road infrastructure in India will be similar to that of US: Nitin Gadkari

By 2024, road infrastructure in India will be similar to that of US: Nitin Gadkari

🕔19:03, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday told the Rajya Sabha that by 2024, road infrastructure in India will be similar to that of the United States. Before 2024, as many as

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NHPC conducts special vaccination camp for Covid-19 booster dose and vaccine

NHPC conducts special vaccination camp for Covid-19 booster dose and vaccine

🕔18:50, 3.Aug 2022

Faribabad, Aug 03: NHPC organized a free Covid vaccination camp (covaxin & covishield) for 15 years and above (1st and 2nd dosage) and booster dose for adults on 3rd August 2022 at NHPC Corporate Office, Faridabad. During the vaccination camp a total of

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Hardeep Singh Puri unveils commemorative publications & stamps of Indian Oil Refineries

Hardeep Singh Puri unveils commemorative publications & stamps of Indian Oil Refineries

🕔18:28, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 03 Petroleum Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, here today released publications on Diamond Jubilee milestone of IndianOil’s Guwahati Refinery & Golden Jubilee celebrations of Bongaigaon Refinery. Rameswar Teli, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas & Labour

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Northern Railway achieve a milestone of breaking through of Escape Tunnel T-13 in J&K

Northern Railway achieve a milestone of breaking through of Escape Tunnel T-13 in J&K

🕔17:01, 3.Aug 2022

Another Big Achievement for Railways in USBRL Project New Delhi, August 03 Ashutosh Gangal, General Manager Northern Railway, informed that Northern Railway has achieved a major milestone in the USBRL project on 02.08.2022 by executing break-through of Escape Tunnel T-13

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Dr. Ranjit Rath takes over as Chairman & Managing Director, OIL

Dr. Ranjit Rath takes over as Chairman & Managing Director, OIL

🕔14:20, 3.Aug 2022

Noida, August 03 Dr. Ranjit Rath, an alumnus of IIT Bombay& IIT Kharagpur,tookover asthe new Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of Oil India Limited (OIL),India’s second largest National Exploration & Production Company today Dr. Rath is a proud recipient of the

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China drills amount to air and sea blockade, says Taiwan

China drills amount to air and sea blockade, says Taiwan

🕔13:09, 3.Aug 2022

Taiwan’s government has issued strong condemnation of China’s plans for live fire drills in locations around the island – Beijing’s main response to US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit, media reports said. Taipei, Aug 3 (IANS) Taiwan’s government has issued strong

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