GDP growth halved to 6.3% in Sep quarter of current fiscal

GDP growth halved to 6.3% in Sep quarter of current fiscal

🕔19:37, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) India’s GDP growth halved to 6.3 per cent in September quarter of current fiscal from 13.5 per cent growth recorded in June quarter, according to data released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation. The

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India supports UAE’s proposal to include digitization in IMO Strategic Plan

India supports UAE’s proposal to include digitization in IMO Strategic Plan

🕔19:34, 30.Nov 2022

To digitize all the ships certifications and commercial documents required under all IMO Conventions India supports the adoption of a maritime single window system: Dr Sanjeev Ranjan, Secretary, MoPSW New Delhi, Nov 30 : During the ongoing 128th Session of

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PRESIDENT OF INDIA PRESENTS SPORTS AND ADVENTURE AWARDS 2022

PRESIDENT OF INDIA PRESENTS SPORTS AND ADVENTURE AWARDS 2022

🕔19:29, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 :  The President of India, Droupadi Murmu, presented the Sports and Adventure Awards 2022 at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (November 30, 2022). The Awards include Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Awards-2022; Dronacharya Awards-2022;

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Google, YouTube to invest $13.2 mn to help fight misinformation

Google, YouTube to invest $13.2 mn to help fight misinformation

🕔19:25, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) In a bid to further fight misinformation, Google and YouTube have announced a $13.2 million grant to the International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) at the nonprofit Poynter Institute to launch a new Global Fact Check Fund. The

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US Fed needs to cut interest rates immediately as recession looms: Musk

US Fed needs to cut interest rates immediately as recession looms: Musk

🕔19:21, 30.Nov 2022

San Francisco, Nov 30 (IANS) Elon Musk on Wednesday said the US Federal Reserve needs to immediately cut interest rates as a severe recession is looming, ahead of the speech by Fed Chair Jerome Powell at a US event on the

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Planned Mongolian HPP to cause environmental catastrophe at one of planet’s oldest lakes

Planned Mongolian HPP to cause environmental catastrophe at one of planet’s oldest lakes

🕔19:16, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Russian environmentalists and conservationists have sounded the alarm as Mongolia resumes its Blue Horse infrastructural programme. The country’s water security programme envisages the construction of 33 dams on 13 rivers. According to the government, it aims

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WhatsApp bans over 23 lakh malicious accounts in India in Oct

WhatsApp bans over 23 lakh malicious accounts in India in Oct

🕔19:14, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Meta-owned WhatsApp on Wednesday said it banned over 23 lakh bad accounts in India in the month of October in compliance with the new IT Rules 2021 which are being amended to put more responsibilities on

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TRAI seeks views on proposal to display caller’s name on mobile phones

TRAI seeks views on proposal to display caller’s name on mobile phones

🕔19:13, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Customers would be soon able to see the name of the caller on their mobile phones, as telecom regulator Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has sought comments from all stakeholders on this proposal. Stakeholders are

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India Post Payments Bank cautions its customers from Cyber Frauds

India Post Payments Bank cautions its customers from Cyber Frauds

🕔19:12, 30.Nov 2022

IPPB does periodical updating of customer identification data post account opening New Delhi, Nov 30: Due to the rise in multiple fraudulent activities where fraudsters open fake accounts in the name of villagers, tribals and not so literate people by giving

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TRAI releases Consultation Paper on ‘Introduction of Calling Name Presentation in Telecommunication Networks’

TRAI releases Consultation Paper on ‘Introduction of Calling Name Presentation in Telecommunication Networks’

🕔19:10, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 : The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has today released a Consultation Paper on ‘Introduction of Calling Name Presentation (CNAP) in Telecommunication Networks’. Department of Telecommunications (DoT) through a reference dated 21.03.2022 requested the Authority

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REC signs MoU with PFC for FY23

REC signs MoU with PFC for FY23

🕔18:39, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 REC Limited – A Maharatna CPSE, signed an MoU with PFC on 29th November 2022, as per the DPE Performance Evaluation System for FY 2022-23 for CPSEs. Vivek Kumar Dewangan, CMD, REC signed the MoU with Ravinder

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RBI’s MPC to meet soon; decision of Nov 3 meeting under wraps contrary to law

RBI’s MPC to meet soon; decision of Nov 3 meeting under wraps contrary to law

🕔16:34, 30.Nov 2022

Chennai, Nov 30 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is expected to meet soon to decide on the repo rate to contain inflation. The MPC had met on November 3, to discuss what it would

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Master Plan 2041 to have policies for regeneration of existing colonies with provision of enhanced FAR

Master Plan 2041 to have policies for regeneration of existing colonies with provision of enhanced FAR

🕔16:33, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Master Plan 2041 will have policies for regeneration of existing colonies, Greenfield development through Land Pooling and Green Development Area policy with provision of enhanced Floor Area Ratio (FAR). Master Plan 2041, which is in the

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Cambodia receives over 1.57mn foreign tourists in 10 months

Cambodia receives over 1.57mn foreign tourists in 10 months

🕔16:31, 30.Nov 2022

Phnom Penh, Nov 30 (IANS) Cambodia has received more than 1.57 million foreign tourists in the 10 months of 2022, according to a Tourism Ministry report on Wednesday. During the January-October period, Thailand topped the chart of the international tourist arrivals

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Essar Oil UK to build carbon capture facility

Essar Oil UK to build carbon capture facility

🕔16:30, 30.Nov 2022

London, Nov 30 (IANS) Essar Oil UK Limited has announced its plan to build a 360 million-pound major new carbon capture plant at its Stanlow refinery in line with its ambition to become a leading low carbon refinery by 2030. Essar

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Investment opportunities in space cooling to be $1.5tn by 2040 in India: World Bank report

Investment opportunities in space cooling to be $1.5tn by 2040 in India: World Bank report

🕔16:24, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Market potential and investment opportunities in space cooling will be $1.5 trillion by 2040 in India. Therefore, it would be imperative for the government to create an adequate enabling investment framework that can attract financing from

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690 mn Indians to use 5G on mobiles by 2028: Report

690 mn Indians to use 5G on mobiles by 2028: Report

🕔13:47, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) 5G will represent around 53 per cent of mobile subscriptions in India by 2028, with 690 million users, a new report showed on Wednesday. 5G subscriptions in India are expected to reach around 31 million by

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3.6 bn people face inadequate access to water: WMO

3.6 bn people face inadequate access to water: WMO

🕔10:02, 30.Nov 2022

Geneva, Nov 30 (IANS) Around 3.6 billion people currently face inadequate access to water at least a month per year, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said in its State of Global Water Resources 2021 report. The figure is projected to increase

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Alibaba to sell shares worth $200 mn in Zomato: Report

Alibaba to sell shares worth $200 mn in Zomato: Report

🕔10:01, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Chinese behemoth Alibaba is set to sell its shares worth $200 million in Zomato via a block deal on Wednesday, the media reported. According to CNBC Awaaz, citing sources, Ant Financial and Alipay would bring down

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COP27 and India

COP27 and India

🕔06:53, 30.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties (COP) 27 being held in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt provides an opportunity for the world to bring about much-needed steps to curb the climate

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