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Amit Shah discuss Assam-Mizoram border issue with Sonowal

Amit Shah discuss Assam-Mizoram border issue with Sonowal

🕔07:00, 22.Oct 2020

Guwahati/Silchar (Assam)/Aizawl, Oct 22  Union Home Minister Amit Shah talked to Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal over phone on Wednesday night to take stock of the present situation on the state’s border with Mizoram, an official release said. As per

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L-G Sinha thanks PM for market intervention scheme for Kashmir apples

L-G Sinha thanks PM for market intervention scheme for Kashmir apples

🕔06:47, 22.Oct 2020

Srinagar, Oct 22  Jammu & Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Wednesday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Union Cabinet for approving the market intervention scheme (MIS) to help the horticulture sector and apple growers in Kashmir. Thanking the

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DIGITAL KIOSK LAUNCHED FOR MAHARASHTRA FARMERS

DIGITAL KIOSK LAUNCHED FOR MAHARASHTRA FARMERS

🕔12:12, 21.Oct 2020

By Nitin JugranBahuguna JALNA, MAHARASHTRA: A Unique digital kiosk service has been launched in Jalna district of Maharashtra to help farmers make smart and informed decisions in cotton cultivation to counter the severe climate- related vagaries that the district has

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India to get $177 mn ADB loan for Maha road improvements

India to get $177 mn ADB loan for Maha road improvements

🕔08:08, 20.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 20  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Indian government on Monday signed an agreement for $177 million loan to upgrade 450 kilometres of state highways and major district roads in the state of Maharashtra. The signatories

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Gorakhpur will be textile hub: Yogi

Gorakhpur will be textile hub: Yogi

🕔06:41, 19.Oct 2020

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 19  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that Gorakhpur will be developed into a textile sector hub. The chief minister made this announcement on Sunday during his brief visit here. It will give an

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J&K will be power surplus in next 4 years: L-G Manoj Sinha

J&K will be power surplus in next 4 years: L-G Manoj Sinha

🕔07:00, 16.Oct 2020

Srinagar, Oct 16  Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, said on Thursday that the presently power starved Union Territory would be power surplus in the coming four years. Speaking to the media at the Raj Bhawan here, Sinha said,

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65% Delhi-NCR households have 1 or more individuals with pollution-related ailments

65% Delhi-NCR households have 1 or more individuals with pollution-related ailments

🕔14:48, 15.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 15  About 65 per cent households of Delhi have one or more individuals who have already started experiencing pollution-related ailments, a survey has revealed. Forty-seven per cent are facing cold, cough or sore throat issues, while 26

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Shut all 11 thermal power plants in NCR: Delhi govt tells Centre

Shut all 11 thermal power plants in NCR: Delhi govt tells Centre

🕔07:56, 15.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 15 The Delhi government on Wednesday wrote a letter to the Centre to urge it to shut down all 11 thermal power plants in the National Capital Region (NCR) in the backdrop of increasing pollution levels. Delhi Power

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NDMC launches educational YouTube channels for school students

NDMC launches educational YouTube channels for school students

🕔07:47, 15.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 15  In a bid to provide a digital audio-visual learning platform to the teachers and students of New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC), the civic body on Wednesday launched two educational YouTube channels – ‘Atal Adarsh Shiksha’ and

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Delhi govt converts Hindu Rao to non-Covid facility

Delhi govt converts Hindu Rao to non-Covid facility

🕔07:54, 14.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 14 The Delhi government has removed the corporation-run Hindu Rao Hospital from the list of dedicated Covid facilities and converted it into a non-Covid hospital on Tuesday. The decision has come upon the request of North Delhi

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Centre lets 20 states borrow to meet GST compensation shortfall

Centre lets 20 states borrow to meet GST compensation shortfall

🕔07:15, 14.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 14  Even with consensus eluding the GST Council meeting on Monday over adoption of borrowing option to settle compensation dues, the Finance Ministry has granted permission to 20 states to raise an additional amount of Rs 68,825

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Delhi records season’s worst air day, AQI mounts to 304

Delhi records season’s worst air day, AQI mounts to 304

🕔12:19, 13.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 13 The air quality index of the national capital turned foul and mounted to ‘very poor’ category at 304 on Tuesday morning, with northwest district recording the most polluted air, according to the Central pollution Board’s data. Tuesday

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Himachal CM tests positive for coronavirus

Himachal CM tests positive for coronavirus

🕔20:22, 12.Oct 2020

Shimla, Oct 12  Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. His condition is stable. “This morning he showed some symptoms of the virus and a test was conducted. He has been diagnosed positive

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Yogi to launch Mission Shakti for women in Navratri

Yogi to launch Mission Shakti for women in Navratri

🕔20:21, 12.Oct 2020

Lucknow, Oct 12  The Yogi Adityanath government will dedicate the upcoming Navratri festival to women’s safety, dignity and empowerment by launching ‘Mission Shakti’ on October 17. The initiative will begin in ‘Shardiya Navratri’ and will continue for the next six

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TN signs 14 MoUs for industrial investment of Rs 10,055 cr

TN signs 14 MoUs for industrial investment of Rs 10,055 cr

🕔20:11, 12.Oct 2020

Chennai, Oct 12  The Tamil Nadu government on Monday signed 14 MoUs for industrial investment worth Rs 10,055 crore with an employment potential of 7,000 persons. The MoUs were signed in the presence of Chief Minister K. Palaniswami at the

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States to get Rs 12K Cr interest-free 50-year loans for CapEx

States to get Rs 12K Cr interest-free 50-year loans for CapEx

🕔20:03, 12.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 12  At a time when states are finding it hard to make ends meet amid the pandemic and the Centres inability to pay GST Compensation Cess, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday announced special interest-free 50-year loans

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AAI to invest Rs 650 crore to build greenfield airport in Arunachal

AAI to invest Rs 650 crore to build greenfield airport in Arunachal

🕔19:56, 12.Oct 2020

Itanagar/Guwahati, Oct 12  The state-owned Airports Authority of India (AAI) has undertaken a Rs 650 crore project to develop a greenfield airport at Hollongi, near Arunachal Pradesh’s capital Itanagar, officials said on Monday. The Hollongi airport, 15 kms from Itanagar,

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Probe, audit ordered as mega-power failure hits Mumbai

Probe, audit ordered as mega-power failure hits Mumbai

🕔19:36, 12.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 12  A major power breakdown owing to a grid failure brought bustling Mumbai and parts of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region of Thane, Raigad and Palghar districts to the knees on Monday, officials said here. Rattled by the outrage

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Major power outage cripples Mumbai, suburbs

Major power outage cripples Mumbai, suburbs

🕔12:00, 12.Oct 2020

Mumbai, Oct 12 A major power breakdown crippled Mumbai and the Mumbai Metropolitan Region of Thane, Raigad and Palghar on Monday owing to a grid failure, officis said here. One of the distributor, BEST, said the power supply was “interrupted

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Quakes hit Manipur, Mizoram; no damage reported

Quakes hit Manipur, Mizoram; no damage reported

🕔09:40, 11.Oct 2020

Imphal/Aizawl, Oct 11  Big and moderate earthquakes hit Manipur and Mizoram on Saturday, causing panic among people, officials said. According to the Disaster Management officials of the two northeastern states, no report of loss of life or damage to property

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