Requested govt to allocate adequate funds : SIMA Secretary on Union Budget 2020
The Union Budget 2020 has to be presented this week. Textile ...
India & Russia explore joint development of IT products; AI solutions
This was discussed when Ajay Sawhney, Secretary, MEIT recently visited ...
Higher local demand may hurt steel exports in FY21
Exports of finished steel during the April-December period of the ongoing fiscal year incr...
Misinformation being spread on CAA, atmosphere vitiated: RSS general secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi
"Till date, the followers of Islam have never been subjected to any kind of discrimination in this country. If any citizen from there, be it a Muslim, come to India, then they can also get citizenship as per the law which is already in place. What is the problem in that?" Bhaiyyaji Joshi said in response to a question on the CAA.
IAS officers Rajeev Singh Thakur, Shantanu appointed joint secretaries in department of military affairs
Thakur, a 1995 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, will have a tenure till December 3, 2022. Shantanu, a 1997 batch Tripura cadre IAS officer, has been appointed to the post till March 27, 2024, an order issued by the personnel ministry said. The government had last month created the department of military affairs, which is headed by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat.
Britain and US to clinch trade deal this year: US Treasury Secretary
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday said a post-Brexit trade deal between the United States and Britain was a top priority and he expected such an agreement by the end of the year.
Greta Thunberg says US Treasury Secretary's 'economics' jibe has no effect on her
U.S. finance chief Steven Mnuchin had earlier mocked the climate activist, taking a jibe at her knowledge of economics.
Bajaj Auto formalises its partnership with Triumph Motorcycles, to introduce sub-Rs 2 lakh mid-size bikes by 2022
The models from the partnership will be available only under the Triumph brand and not Bajaj Auto. The duo will come out with a range of bikes under a new engine platform (200 cc to 750 cc engines). The new bikes will be produced at Bajaj Auto's factory in Chakan, Pune and it will shipped to all major markets around the world. With this partnership, Bajaj Auto is eventually take charge of Triumphs distribution in India as well.
Modi, Oli to jointly inaugurate Jogbani-Biratnagar check post today
The Prime Minister's Office here had on Monday said that the two Prime Ministers will jointly inaugurate the Integrated Check-Post (ICP) at Jogbani-Biratnagar border between the two countries on Tuesday.
Chief of Defence Staff may have joint secretary (Army) reporting to him
Even though the government has amended its rules of business to define specific responsibilities of the Defence Secretary and CDS, there is considerable discussion within the ministry on the level of seniority of bureaucrats who will report to CDS, General Bipin Rawat.
FATF meeting: China says Pakistan made 'visible progress' to curb terror financing
The Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Asia Pacific Joint Group met in Beijing this week to scrutinise Pakistan's progress report to adopt stricter laws against terror financing and money laundering. China is the President of the FATF and co-chair for Asia Pacific Joint Group.
PM Modi & PM KP Oli jointly launch development projects in Nepal via VC
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Nepali counterpart KP Sharma Oli jointly inaugurate the second Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Jogbani-B...
Government appoints 2 joint secretaries, 38 other officials to assist Chief of Defence Staff
Officials sources said the appointments were made as per laid down roadmap to create an enabling set up for the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) to implement the government's vision of ensuring tri-services synergy. Two joint secretaries, 13 deputy secretaries and 25 under secretaries were appointed in the department of military affairs.
Fiat Chrysler and Foxconn plan Chinese electric vehicle joint venture
Italian-American automaker Fiat Chrysler and the parent of iPhone assembler Foxconn are planning to set up a joint venture to build electric cars and develop internet-connected vehicles. Fiat Chrysler is looking to make up ground in the battery-powered vehicle space and is set to launch its first full-electric model - the 500 small car - this year.
Indo-Japanese joint exercise ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ begins off Chennai Coast
Indian and Japanese coast guards participated in a joint exercise ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ on January 16. The aim behind ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ is to streng...
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