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Farmers’ groups urge Finance Minister to allow global trading of carbon credits from farms

Farmers’ groups urge Finance Minister to allow global trading of carbon credits from farms

🕔20:30, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Farmers’ bodies and agro industry representatives on Tuesday urged Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to allow voluntary carbon credits from farms to be traded globally to enable farmers to get highest value. These views were expressed by

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Air India tops list in on-time performance, Go First at bottom

Air India tops list in on-time performance, Go First at bottom

🕔20:26, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Air India turned out to be the most punctual airline in October while Go First was at the bottom in the list of airlines with regard to on-time performance during the month. As per data from

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Immense scope to boost defence cooperation between India, Cambodia: Rajnath Singh

Immense scope to boost defence cooperation between India, Cambodia: Rajnath Singh

🕔17:57, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said there is immense scope to boost defence cooperation between India and Cambodia, and discussed mutually beneficial avenues of furthering the bilateral ties between both countries. During a bilateral meeting with

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India records 13-month high in mobile, fixed broadband download speed

India records 13-month high in mobile, fixed broadband download speed

🕔17:55, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) India recorded a 13-month high in mobile and fixed broadband download speed in the month of October, a report said on Tuesday. The country recorded the highest median mobile download speed (from 13.87 Mbps in September

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Australia clears FTA with India

Australia clears FTA with India

🕔17:52, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Australia on Tuesday cleared the free trade agreement (FTA) with India as its Parliament has approved the pact. Taking to Twitter, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said: “BREAKING: Our Free Trade Agreement with India has passed

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UP govt begins preparing for 2025 Maha Kumbh

UP govt begins preparing for 2025 Maha Kumbh

🕔17:49, 22.Nov 2022

Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has started preparing for the Maha Kumbh, scheduled to be held in Prayagraj in 2025. To chalk out the outline of the Maha Kumbh 2025, a high-level meeting will be

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India climbs up six slots and now placed at 61st rank as per Network Readiness Index 2022

India climbs up six slots and now placed at 61st rank as per Network Readiness Index 2022

🕔14:39, 22.Nov 2022

The report is prepared by Portulans Institute based in Washington DC New Delhi, Nov 22: India has improved its position by six slots and is now placed at 61st rank as per the Network Readiness Index 2022 (NRI 2022) report released recently.

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Experts optimistic about India’s growth: PM

Experts optimistic about India’s growth: PM

🕔13:55, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) With rising inflation and the weakening rupee causing concern, even as geopolitical situation remains fluid, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sounded a note of optimism, saying that economists see India as a bright spot. “Even

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India, Fiji in talks to set up language lab to promote Hindi

India, Fiji in talks to set up language lab to promote Hindi

🕔11:01, 22.Nov 2022

Suva, Nov 22 (IANS) In a bid to promote Hindi, officials from India and Fiji are in talks to set up a modern language laboratory in the South Pacific nation, Indian High Commissioner to Fiji Palaniswamy Karthigeyan has said. Hindi is

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Economy doing well, can reach $5 trillion target by 2025-26: Officials

Economy doing well, can reach $5 trillion target by 2025-26: Officials

🕔06:55, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) India would be able to achieve the target of becoming a $5 trillion dollar economy by 2025-2026 despite the prevailing global headwinds, top officials told a Parliamentary panel on finance on Monday. The officials further said

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India’s Koo enters Brazil, gets over 1 mn downloads in 48 hours

India’s Koo enters Brazil, gets over 1 mn downloads in 48 hours

🕔06:51, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Homegrown microblogging platform Koo App on Monday said it is now available in Brazil with the addition of the Portuguese language, making it available in 11 native languages now. Within 48 hours of launch, the platform

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Opportunities galore to invest in green energy: Economic Affairs Secretary

Opportunities galore to invest in green energy: Economic Affairs Secretary

🕔06:51, 22.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) There are huge opportunities to scale-up investments in India’s key priority areas including green energy and urban infrastructure, Economic Affairs Secretary Ajay Seth said on Monday. Addressing a joint workshop on “Enhancing MDBs’ engagement with India’s

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France wants to work with India in co-production of films: Envoy

France wants to work with India in co-production of films: Envoy

🕔06:48, 22.Nov 2022

Panaji, Nov 22 (IANS) Ambassador of France to India, Emmanuel Lenain said that France would like to work with India in co-producing films as the latter is one of the largest movie industries in the world. Lenain attended the International Film

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RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN WILL BE OPEN FOR PUBLIC VIEWING FOR FIVE DAYS A WEEK FROM DECEMBER 1

RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN WILL BE OPEN FOR PUBLIC VIEWING FOR FIVE DAYS A WEEK FROM DECEMBER 1

🕔19:13, 21.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 21: Rashtrapati Bhavan will be open for public viewing for five days in a week from December 1, 2022. The Rashtrapati Bhavan tour will be available on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (except on Gazetted Holidays)

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UPI payment apps may impose transaction limit

UPI payment apps may impose transaction limit

🕔16:41, 21.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) UPI payment apps like Google Pay, PhonePe, Paytm, and others may soon impose a limit on the transaction. Soon users may not be able to make unlimited payments via UPI payment apps. The National Payments

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PM to distribute 71K appointment letters to newly inducted recruits

PM to distribute 71K appointment letters to newly inducted recruits

🕔16:40, 21.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will distribute about 71,000 appointment letters to newly inducted recruits on Tuesday under Rozgar Mela. The Prime Minister will also address these appointees through video conferencing on the occasion. “The Rozgar

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CII suggests slashing income tax rates in forthcoming budget

CII suggests slashing income tax rates in forthcoming budget

🕔16:22, 21.Nov 2022

New Delhi, November 21 (IANS) Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has suggested a cut in personal income tax rates or revive demand — a move which would benefit 5.83 crore taxpayers who have filed returns for assessment year 2022-23. The

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Retired IAS officer Arun Goel takes charge as new Election Commissioner

Retired IAS officer Arun Goel takes charge as new Election Commissioner

🕔11:30, 21.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Retired IAS officer Arun Goel on Monday took charge as the new Election Commissioner of India. The poll body will now have its full strength after the third post of Election Commissioner had been been vacant

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Mega Campaign Launched to Transform Public and Community Toilets in all Urban Areas

Mega Campaign Launched to Transform Public and Community Toilets in all Urban Areas

🕔08:36, 21.Nov 2022

MoHUA Launches Toilets 2.0 Campaign on the Occasion of World Toilet Day 2022 New Delhi, Nov 21: The Union Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), Hardeep Singh Puri launched Toilets 2.0 campaign at a national event organized today at Bengaluru, Karnataka

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India-Australia cooperation on climate action

India-Australia cooperation on climate action

🕔06:29, 21.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) As the 27th Conference of Parties in Egypt comes to an end, it becomes all the more necessary to assess the status of bilateral and multilateral cooperation in climate action. Positive and tangible action towards reduction

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