Arvind Kejriwal calls an urgent meeting with MLAs of violence-affected areas
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal calls an urgent meeting with MLAs of vi...
CreditAccess Grameen-Madura Micro Finance merger to be completed by FY21
MD & CEO Udaya Kumar says their microloans have grown at about 48-49...
Delhi violence: Tyre market set ablaze near Gokulpuri metro station area
Fire engulfed a tyre market near Gokulpuri metro station area in Nor...
Arvind Kejriwal calls urgent meeting of MLAs, officials of violence-hit areas of Delhi
Five people, including one police head constable, lost their lives and 105 got injured in the clashes in North-East Delhi on Monday.
Israel claims air strikes on Damascus airport area
In a statement, The Israeli army said that fighter jets "struck Islamic Jihad terror targets south of Damascus," following rocket fire from the Gaza Strip. Islamic Jihad operates in both the Palestinian territories and Syria and fired more than 20 rockets from Gaza throughout Sunday.
Clash erupts between pro & anti CAA groups in Jaffrabad area
There was tension in the area after hundreds of anti-CAA protesters, mostly women, blocked a road near the Jaffrabad metro station which connects Seelampur with Maujpur and Yamuna Vihar.
Fitch assigns 'BBB-' rating to REC’s proposed dollar notes
REC's ratings are equalised with those of India -- BBB- (stable). Fitch believes there is a high likelihood of REC receiving extraordinary state support, if required, based on the state's indirect ownership and ultimate control, as well as the company's policy role in supporting India's electricity sector.
India prepared to bring back cheetah, protected areas restored: Wildlife experts
The country is in a condition where it is economically possible to restore lost heritage, Wildlife Institute of India (WWI) senior scientist Y V Jhala said.
Rule of law most fundamental feature of modern constitutions of world: CJI SA Bobde
"Undoubtedly, the success of the rule of law in our countries depends on how the judiciaries respond to such challenges and how they emerge." Referring to Constitutional provisions, Justice Bobde said it was often implicit in law that "legal rights have correlatives of legal duties."
Three stocks to play rural India story
The government is trying to put money in the hands of rural people and rabi crop is also expected to be good, says Sudip Bandyopadhyay, Dire...
Punjab releases Rs 349.50 crore for GPF, Verka plant and cycle valley project
An official spokesperson said that funds to the tune of Rs.184 crore had been released for making payments of GPF to the employees till December 31, 2019. Another sum of Rs. 111 crore for medical, Petroleum Oil and Lubricant (POL), water/electricity, material supplies and office expenses has also been released up to February 18, 2020.
Chandigarh: Allow conversion of industrial plots to freehold, suggests UT panel
A sub-committee of the UT administrator's advisory council on urban infrastructure on Tuesday recommended conversion of industrial plots from leasehold to freehold and increasing floor area ratio (FAR) on nominal charges allowing activities under the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act.
India's 18K sq km reservoir surface area has potential to generate 280 GW solar energy
According to its findings, Maharashtra has the highest floating solar potential and can generate 57,891 MW of electricity on 3,173 sq km of water surface area in reservoirs. At present, ground-based installations form 93.1 per cent of India's grid-connected solar PV sector.
CBIC starts capturing district-wise data on origin of export goods
The additional information from the export declarations will provide a key statistical input to policy makers on the importance of each district for exports and will help in aligning the policies to enhance local capacity, the board said in a statement Monday.
Cement companies are likely to report incremental demand from rural areas
According to industry estimates, infrastructure provides 15 per cent of the total cement demand.
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