Transport ministry to help states set up vehicle tracking system
This comes after states made little progress in setting up these centres, which was to be done following a Supreme Court ruling that mandated all public transport vehicles to have vehicle tracking systems and emergency buttons. The features were mandated from January 1, 2019.
Not averse to allowing JSPL to transport iron-ore from Sarda Mines, says Supreme Court; reserves verdict
A bench of Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant said it would pass a detailed order in the case filed by the Odisha government against the high court order which had allowed transportation of iron ore. The bench said it was not averse to allowing transporting of iron-ore but all the necessary dues and royalty payable be paid.
Stocks in the news: RIL, Bharti Airtel, TCS, YES Bank, Vodafone Idea and HCL Tech
Sources told PTI that no AGR demand notice was served either on GAIL or PowerGrid.
Indian Army conducts biggest airborne exercise ‘Winged Raider’ with over 500 Special Forces troops
The multidimensional exercise was preceded by a series of intense preparation involving the movement of special forces and rallying up of transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force starting from January 6, the Army said in a statement.
A leaner look: Railway board ‘rightsized’, again
“We will transfer 50 more people from the board,” an official in the know of the matter told ET. These officials will be moved to other divisions. “Around 200 senior officers will also be moved out from Northern Railways,” the official said. The downsizing is likely to happen across all 18 zones of the Indian Railways, the official said.
Cyient Q3 revenue drops on one-time client discount; firm cuts jobs
The company’s revenue dropped to $155.2 million, from $165 1 million a year ago.
India, Central Asian region have exclusively positive dynamics: Uzbek Foreign Minister
“…New Delhi is associated among the countries of the region not with competition for regional leadership, but as an example of mutually beneficial and respectful cooperation. From of old, India’s role in our region has always been constructive and in-demand one,” Kamilov said in his ministerial address at Raisina Dialogue.
Tejas Express: Railways Minister Piyush Goyal to flag off India's second private train on Friday
The commercial run of the train will start from January 19, 2020 from Ahmedabad, the railways said.The first such train, the Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express, has been running since last year.
IIT-M develops eco-friendly way to produce hydrogen fuel from seawater
Using this technology hydrogen can be produced on-demand at the point of use, and hence it need not to be stored.
Budget 2019 highlights: Everything Nirmala Sitharaman announced then
In her Budget last year, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman took a pragmatic approach by announcing no changes in personal income tax rates but levying an additional surcharge on the super rich.
Zinier raises $90 mn in funding from ICONIQ Capital, Tiger Global, others
It will also help in expansion into additional industries that rely on field service work for business success as well as partnerships with leading system integrators globally.
GMR Infra hits fresh 52-week high on raising divestment stake in GMR Airports
The scrip jumped as much as 4.38 per cent to hit a fresh 52-week high of Rs 25.
Mumbaikars lose 85 minutes a day in traffic jams
Mumbaikars spend an average 85 minutes a day stuck in traffic snarls and the situation gets worst in the evening with over 90% people being affected, found a survey conducted by a non-profit as part of a study on effects of congestion on people.
GMR Infra now plans to sell 49% in airport business to Tata-led consortium
The group had earlier announced offloading 44.44 % shareholding in the airport business.
Share market update: NBFC stocks mixed; Reliance Capital slips 5%
The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 14.40 points up at 12,357.70.
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