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Confusion, complacency driving Covid pandemic : WHO

Confusion, complacency driving Covid pandemic : WHO

🕔13:17, 13.Apr 2021

Geneva, April 13 Confused and complacent behaviour among people is pushing the coronavirus pandemic to an exponential rise worldwide, the World Health Organization (WHO) said. Adding to these behaviours is “inconsistency in public health measuresa, the Guardian quoted the WHO’s

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Indian Naval Ship INS RANVIJAY to dock in Colombo on a goodwill visit

Indian Naval Ship INS RANVIJAY to dock in Colombo on a goodwill visit

🕔13:07, 13.Apr 2021

Colombo, April 14 INS Ranvijay is the fifth of the Rajput Class Destroyer and is scheduled to visit Colombo from 14-16 April 2021 on a goodwill visit. The Anti Submarine Warfare capable Guided Missile Destroyer is equipped with the state-of-the-art indigenous

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India set to get third vaccine as expert panel clears Sputnik

India set to get third vaccine as expert panel clears Sputnik

🕔07:04, 13.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 12  A government expert panel has given its nod to emergency use authorisation of Russian-made Covid vaccine, Sputnik-V, in India, Union Health Ministry sources said. After the Drug Controller General of India gives assent to the Subject

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Retail inflation rises in March, food prices soar

Retail inflation rises in March, food prices soar

🕔06:59, 13.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 13  India’s retail inflation marginally rose in March as the Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased to 5.52 per cent from 5.03 per cent in February. Data furnished by the National Statistical Office (NSO) showed that CPI Urban

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Vice President releases Commemorative Postage Stamp in the memory of Rajyogini Dadi Janki

Vice President releases Commemorative Postage Stamp in the memory of Rajyogini Dadi Janki

🕔21:36, 12.Apr 2021

Vice President calls for ending every form of gender discrimination in the society Praises the Brahma Kumaris for demonstrating that spiritual attainments transcend gender-based distinction Releases Commemorative Postage Stamp in the memory of Rajyogini Dadi Janki VP calls Dadi Janki

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Govt to frame new electricity policy

Govt to frame new electricity policy

🕔16:51, 12.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 12  The Power Ministry has set up an expert panel to prepare the Draft National Electricity Policy 2021. The Central government, from time to time, in consultation with states, reviews and revises the National Electricity Policy and

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Online registration of Amarnath yatra to begin from April 15

Online registration of Amarnath yatra to begin from April 15

🕔16:50, 12.Apr 2021

Jammu, April 12  The online registration of pilgrims for Shri Amarnathji Yatra 2021 is going to commence on April 15 for both the Baltal and Chandanwari routes. This year’s 56-day Yatra shall commence simultaneously on both the routes from June

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Yogi issues strict guidelines for Covid management

Yogi issues strict guidelines for Covid management

🕔15:50, 12.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 12 (IANS) UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued strict guidelines to control Covid spread in the state. The chief minister, while addressing the meeting of Team 11 on Monday, said that he will neither impose lockdown nor let

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Covid disruptions push down fuel demand in decades

Covid disruptions push down fuel demand in decades

🕔13:05, 12.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 12 The Covid-19 pandemic is now bringing out the real impact it had on demand compression and economic activity in various sectors. Fuel consumption, an important barometer of the health of an economy, had shown contraction for the

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CAIT calls for staggered timings for different sectors amid Covid surge

CAIT calls for staggered timings for different sectors amid Covid surge

🕔06:05, 12.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 12  Amid rising Covid cases and talks of restrictions and partial lockdowns, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggesting staggered working time for different sectors. In its communication, the

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FPIs turn net sellers, pull out Rs 740 cr so far in April

FPIs turn net sellers, pull out Rs 740 cr so far in April

🕔06:04, 12.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 12  As resurgent Covid cases turn a cause a concern for both the global and Indian markets, foreign portfolio investors (FPI) have pulled out net investments worth Rs 740 crore from the Indian equity market. This is a

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Nationwide ‘Tika Utsav’ begins, Modi urges people to abide by 4 things

Nationwide ‘Tika Utsav’ begins, Modi urges people to abide by 4 things

🕔14:07, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  Announcing that a four-day countrywide ‘Tika Utsav’ (inoculation festival) is being started from Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged people to abide by four things that include wearing of masks as well as motivating others to

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India, China agree to resolve outstanding issues aimed at disengagement along LAC

India, China agree to resolve outstanding issues aimed at disengagement along LAC

🕔14:06, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  India and China have agreed to resolve the outstanding issues aimed at disengagement along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, thereby paving the way for complete de-escalation, the Indian government said on Saturday.

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Rise in Covid cases to delay demand recovery in global oil market

Rise in Covid cases to delay demand recovery in global oil market

🕔14:03, 11.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 11 Fresh surge in Covid-19 cases, eventual lockdowns is likely to delay the demand recovery in the global oil market, said an ICICI Securities report. It however, noted that with ‘OPEC+’ capping supply to ensure supply deficit, impact on

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Fuel prices unchanged for 12th straight day

Fuel prices unchanged for 12th straight day

🕔14:00, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  Oil marketing companies (OMC) kept petrol and diesel prices unchanged for the 12th straight day across the four metro cities on Sunday. In the national capital, petrol was sold for Rs 90.56 per litre. Prices of

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IRSDC invites e-RFP for Bijwasan railway station development

IRSDC invites e-RFP for Bijwasan railway station development

🕔13:59, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  The Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation Ltd. (IRSDC) has invited e-Request for Proposal (RFP) for leasing of land parcel for mixed-use development as a part of Bijwasan railway station development project. The IRSDC in a statement

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India, Sri Lanka finalise ‘Air Bubble’ agreement

India, Sri Lanka finalise ‘Air Bubble’ agreement

🕔13:57, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  Travel between India and Sri Lanka will become easier in the near future as the two countries have finalised an ‘Air Bubble’ agreement. Notably, the current international flights are operated under the ‘Air Bubble’ agreements between

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Effective vax against Covid mutations can be produced: AIIMS

Effective vax against Covid mutations can be produced: AIIMS

🕔13:55, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  In the first wave of coronavirus in India last year, virus mutations were not a major issue, but the ongoing second wave, where the spike in cases is much steeper, has led to variants concern, which

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AMB PRADEEP KAPUR SPEAKS WITH AMEYA SATHAYE ON US NAVAL SHIP ENTERING INTO INDIAN WATERS & INDIA’S RESPONSE

AMB PRADEEP KAPUR SPEAKS WITH AMEYA SATHAYE ON US NAVAL SHIP ENTERING INTO INDIAN WATERS & INDIA’S RESPONSE

🕔09:46, 11.Apr 2021

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‘Economic activity consolidated in a steady zone in March 2021’

‘Economic activity consolidated in a steady zone in March 2021’

🕔18:31, 10.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 10  Economic activity consolidated in a steady zone in March 2021, said Sanjay Aggarwal, President, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in a statement issued on Saturday. Out of the 10 indicators of QET (Quick Economic Trends)

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