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Lockdown 5.0: Delhi bars metro, malls, gyms, religious places

Lockdown 5.0: Delhi bars metro, malls, gyms, religious places

🕔18:08, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1 Starting Monday, the Delhi government gave some more relaxations in the lockdown 5.0, however, the educational institutes, malls, gymnasiums, swimming pools, metro and places of worship will continue to be barred in the city. In an order,

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World facing biggest crisis since world wars: PM

World facing biggest crisis since world wars: PM

🕔18:07, 1.Jun 2020

Bengaluru, June 1  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the world is facing its biggest crisis since the two world wars amid the Covid pandemic. He was addressing a Bengaluru varsity’s silver jubilee celebration on Monday. “Like the world changed

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Entities with up to Rs 250 cr turnover, excluding exports, to be medium enterprises

Entities with up to Rs 250 cr turnover, excluding exports, to be medium enterprises

🕔18:03, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1 Further widening the definition of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME), the Union Cabinet on Monday announced that entities with turnover up to Rs 250 crore or investment up to Rs 50 crore will qualify as medium

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Monsoon to be ‘normal’: IMD pegs rain at 102% of average

Monsoon to be ‘normal’: IMD pegs rain at 102% of average

🕔18:01, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  The India Meteorological Department (IMD), here on Monday, reiterated that the country would receive normal monsoon in June-September and the conditions were favourable for good monsoon. Addressing the media, Madhavan Nair Rajeevan, Secretary in the Ministry

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‘One Nation One Ration Card’ to cover all states by March 31

‘One Nation One Ration Card’ to cover all states by March 31

🕔18:00, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Prime Minister Narendra Modis flagship ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme has been implemented across 20 states so far with the Central government targeting the entire country by March 31 next year. Union Consumer Affairs, Food

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AirAsia India to give 50K free domestic flight tickets to doctors

AirAsia India to give 50K free domestic flight tickets to doctors

🕔17:55, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Budget airline AirAsia India will give away 50,000 free domestic flight tickets to doctors under the ‘AirAsia RedPass’ initiative which acknowledges their contribution in handling the Covid-19 pandemic. “Doctors have been at the forefront of the

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Non-subsidised LPG rate hiked, aviation fuel ups by Rs 11,000/kl

Non-subsidised LPG rate hiked, aviation fuel ups by Rs 11,000/kl

🕔17:41, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Oil marketing companies have hiked the prices of non-subsidised cooking gas and aviation turbine fuel with effect from Monday. The price of the 14.2 kilogram cylinder of non-subsidised LPG gas in Delhi has been raised by

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Keep middle seats vacant if capacity allows: DGCA to airlines

Keep middle seats vacant if capacity allows: DGCA to airlines

🕔17:40, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Days after the Supreme Court directed that the safety and social distancing norms should be followed in aircraft, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), here on Monday, asked airlines to keep the middle seats of

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CBDT notifies modified IT return forms for FY 19-20

CBDT notifies modified IT return forms for FY 19-20

🕔13:05, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, May 31 The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has notified new Income Tax Return forms for the Assessment Year 2020-21 or the financial year 2019-20. The modifications come in the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic. In a

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Dubai NRI sponsors ‘ghar wapasi’ flights for stranded Indians

Dubai NRI sponsors ‘ghar wapasi’ flights for stranded Indians

🕔12:43, 1.Jun 2020

Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) Indian migrants are stranded not only within the country but also abroad and one Dubai-based NRI has taken steps to send them back to their motherland. UAE’s ‘Masala King’, Dhananjay M. Datar, 56, has rushed to the

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Rail services resume partially

Rail services resume partially

🕔11:06, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Train services partially resumed on Monday as several trains left for their destination according to timetable after an unprecedented break in train movement since March 25. According to ministry officials, more than 1.45 lakh passengers are

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Board exam dates of NIOS announced

Board exam dates of NIOS announced

🕔11:05, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced the datesheet for the 10th and 12th board exams of the National Institute of Open School. The exams will be held from July 17. Nishank said, “Exams

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Trump to include India, Russia, Australia, S.Korea in G7

Trump to include India, Russia, Australia, S.Korea in G7

🕔11:03, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi/Washington, June 01  US President Donald Trump has decided to postpone the G7 summit till September and invite India, Russia, Australia and South Korea to discuss a plan on how to deal with the future of China among the

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Fire at Nirman Bhawan

Fire at Nirman Bhawan

🕔11:02, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 1  A fire broke out on Monday in central Delhi’s Nirman Bhawan building that houses several government offices. No injuries reported so far. Fire tenders were rushed to the spot. A fire official told IANS: “A call

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CBDT notifies modified IT return forms for FY 19-20

CBDT notifies modified IT return forms for FY 19-20

🕔07:06, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 01  The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has notified new Income Tax Return forms for the Assessment Year 2020-21 or the financial year 2019-20. The modifications come in the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic. In a

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4 factors that can help fight upcoming flu season, coronavirus together

4 factors that can help fight upcoming flu season, coronavirus together

🕔07:03, 1.Jun 2020

New York, June 01  As flu season inches closer, scientists have outlined best defense against influenza from getting it worse, which may also protect against the deadly coronavirus. Dr Benjamin Singer, a Northwestern Medicine pulmonologist who treats COVID-19 patients in

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Modi has lived up to people’s expectations: Shekhawat

Modi has lived up to people’s expectations: Shekhawat

🕔07:00, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 01  Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has termed the first year of the second term of the Modi government as very successful. He said the country has chosen the right path for progress by electing

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‘Blue revolution’ in fishing will transform economy: Giriraj Singh

‘Blue revolution’ in fishing will transform economy: Giriraj Singh

🕔06:59, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 01  Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairy, Giriraj Singh, has said that a ‘blue revolution’ in fishing will transform the economy. In a special conversation with IANS on the completion of one year of the

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NGT asks all staff to attend office from June 1

NGT asks all staff to attend office from June 1

🕔06:57, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, May 31 The National Green Tribunal (NGT), here on Sunday, asked the staff members to “physically” attend the office from June 1. In a circular, NGT Registrar General Ashu Garg said, “The competent authority has been pleased to direct

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Harsh Vardhan bats for total ban on tobacco, its products

Harsh Vardhan bats for total ban on tobacco, its products

🕔06:56, 1.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 01  Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on the World Tobacco Day on Sunday said the battle against tobacco was a personal fight for him and he wanted total ban on it and its products. “The battle against

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