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Himachal six-time CM Virbhadra tests Covid positive

Himachal six-time CM Virbhadra tests Covid positive

🕔07:03, 13.Apr 2021

Shimla, April 13 Senior Congress leader and six-time Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday, doctors said here. As his son and legislator Vikramaditya Singh had tested positive on Sunday, the swab sample of Virbhadra

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India’s 1st floating LNG storage & regasification unit arrives in Maha

India’s 1st floating LNG storage & regasification unit arrives in Maha

🕔07:02, 13.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 13  India’s first Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) has arrived at H-Energy’s Jaigarh Terminal in Maharashtra. In a statement, H-Energy said the FSRU ‘Hoegh Giant’, which sailed from Keppel Shipyard, Singapore, was berthed at Jaigarh terminal in

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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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Focus on healthcare, service sector as J&K opens up for investment

Focus on healthcare, service sector as J&K opens up for investment

🕔14:08, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  The Jammu and Kashmir administration is taking major steps to open up the healthcare and services sector in the union territory for investments. Speaking to IANS here, state Principal Secretary, Commerce and Industry Ranjan Prakash Thakur

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Delhi govt issues fresh Covid curbs amid surge in cases

Delhi govt issues fresh Covid curbs amid surge in cases

🕔14:05, 11.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 11  After Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal indicated that the national capital may witness some more restrictions due to the surge in the number of Covid-19 cases in the city, the Delhi government late on Saturday night

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Delhi Govt orders closure of all schools due to spike in Covid-19 cases

Delhi Govt orders closure of all schools due to spike in Covid-19 cases

🕔18:34, 9.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 9 Amid the continued surge in Covid-19 cases in the national capital, the Delhi government has ordered the closure of all government and private schools in the city. The announcement in this regard was made by Delhi Chief

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Yogi opts for RBI’s e-Kuber system for payment disbursement

Yogi opts for RBI’s e-Kuber system for payment disbursement

🕔16:22, 9.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 9  To ease government transactions and improve transparency and efficiency, the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to implement the e-Kuber system of RBI to disburse government funds directly to the payee’s bank account, in times of natural disasters

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UP govt to get Rs 14,246 cr for disaster management

UP govt to get Rs 14,246 cr for disaster management

🕔16:19, 9.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 9  Uttar Pradesh will get a sum of Rs 14,246 crore for disaster management in the next five years. A government spokesman said that in appreciation of the readiness in disaster situation shown by the Yogi Adityanath government

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Embassy Group to build waste collection centre to benefit 18 villages in B’luru suburb

Embassy Group to build waste collection centre to benefit 18 villages in B’luru suburb

🕔10:00, 9.Apr 2021

Bengaluru, April 9  One of India’s largest real estate conglomerates, Embassy Group, has partnered with the Bettahalasur Panchayat as part of its flagship environment initiative EcoGram to build a dry and wet waste collection centre benefiting 18 villages which are

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Electricity sub-station commissioned in Bihar’s Purnea

Electricity sub-station commissioned in Bihar’s Purnea

🕔06:50, 9.Apr 2021

Patna, April 9 The North Bihar Power Distribution Corporation Ltd (NBPDCL) in association with the Power Finance Corporation (PFC) on Thursday inaugurated a 2×10 MVA GIS sub-station in Purnea district. The GIS sub-station will benefit approximately 3.26 lakh people of

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Jammu-Srinagar highway to remain closed on Wednesday

Jammu-Srinagar highway to remain closed on Wednesday

🕔06:58, 7.Apr 2021

Jammu, April 7  The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway will remain closed for vehicular traffic on Wednesday in view of the inclement weather forecast by the Met department, said the traffic police. During this winter season, the highway was closed several times

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Haryana allocates 140 acres to Flipkart in Manesar

Haryana allocates 140 acres to Flipkart in Manesar

🕔06:55, 7.Apr 2021

Chandigarh, April 7  In view of the increasing demand of warehousing, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday approved the allotment of 140 acres in Manesar to Flipkart for setting up its largest fulfilling centre in Asia. The approval

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Delhi’s daily Covid tally zooms past 5K-mark, highest in 2021

Delhi’s daily Covid tally zooms past 5K-mark, highest in 2021

🕔06:53, 7.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 7  While the Covid situation remains grim in Maharashtra, Delhi is not lagging far behind with the national capital repcording 5,100 new cases in the last 24 hours, its highest single-day tally this year, taking its overall

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States to borrow Rs 1.78 lakh cr in April-June

States to borrow Rs 1.78 lakh cr in April-June

🕔06:50, 7.Apr 2021

Mumbai, April 7  States and Union Territories are likely to borrow Rs 1.78 lakh crore in the April-June quarter 2021. In a statement on Tuesday, the RBI said: “The Reserve Bank of India, in consultation with the state governments/Union Territories

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Delhi night curfew: Who is exempted and how to get e-pass

Delhi night curfew: Who is exempted and how to get e-pass

🕔12:04, 6.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 6  As the national capital reported over 3,500 new Covid cases daily in the last four days, the Delhi government on Tuesday ordered the imposition of night curfew from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. with immediate effect

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UP cabinet approves tenancy ordinance

UP cabinet approves tenancy ordinance

🕔11:53, 6.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 6  The Uttar Pradesh cabinet has approved the decision to bring in the Uttar Pradesh Regulation of Urban Premises Tenancy (second) Ordinance 2021. The provisions of the ordinance will lead to reduction in tenancy disputes and in older

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Quake jolts Sikkim, tremors felt across eastern India

Quake jolts Sikkim, tremors felt across eastern India

🕔07:02, 6.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 6  An earthquake, measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale and classified as “moderate”, shook Sikkim and the neighbouring region on Monday evening. No report of any casualty or damage has been received so far. The effects of

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Yogi gets 1st dose of Covid vax

Yogi gets 1st dose of Covid vax

🕔11:56, 5.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 5  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath received the first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine on Monday at the Civil Hospital here. Yogi was administered the jab by staff nurse Rashmi Singh. The Chief Minister later said that

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UK variant found in Punjab a potential threat: CSIR-CCMB Director

UK variant found in Punjab a potential threat: CSIR-CCMB Director

🕔18:39, 3.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 3 The UK variant of coronavirus found in Punjab is a potential threat due to its efficiency in spreading, while the double mutant found in Maharashtra is a matter of concern, but not a cause to create

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India’s biggest floating solar power plant coming up in T’gana

India’s biggest floating solar power plant coming up in T’gana

🕔12:34, 3.Apr 2021

Hyderabad, April 3  India’s biggest floating solar power plant with a capacity of 100 megawatt is expected to become operational in Telangana next month. The project has been set up by the energy conglomerate National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) in

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