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Hindustan Zinc Raises Awareness on Basic Steps to Prevent Communicable Diseases on Dussehra and Global Handwashing Day

Launches a holistic campaign to encourage washing hands as a weapon against evil diseases Company reached out to rural and tribal communities across its locations through mobile health vans to give a demonstration on handwashing Udaipur : The figure of Ravana, engulfed in fire, represents the triumph of good over evil. While there is joy in the victory of virtuousness ... Read More »

Inspired by Indian culture and handicrafts, Asian Paints introduces Taana Baana Wall Textures by Royale Play

Udaipur : Heralding the festive season this year is a unique collection of exquisite wall textures – Taana Baana by Asian Paints Royale Play. Inspired by the heritage of Indian crafts and weaves, Taana Baana is a work of art that will invoke a myriad of emotions and memories. From the charpais at our ancestral home to the ubiquitous wicker baskets we keep our fruits ... Read More »

Samsung Global Goals App: Changing the World Together by 2030

Discover what each of the 17 goals is all about. Find out which ones matter most to you.   In the Samsung Global Goals home screen colorful tiles with conceptual symbols represent each of the 17 goals. The app provides users information about the sustainable development goals. Get the facts See the numbers and learn about key areas the Global ... Read More »

[Invitation] Galaxy Unpacked Part 2

Our users are multifaceted and live life in so many colorful, interesting and unique ways. As such, the technology they use every day should reflect their individuality.   Join Galaxy Unpacked Part 2 on October 20 to see how Samsung is opening up new experiences for self-expression through technology. The event will be streamed on Samsung’s YouTube channel beginning at 7.30pm ... Read More »

Hero MotoCorp rises on partnering with Gilera Motors Argentina

Hero MotoCorp is currently trading at Rs. 2927.15, up by 11.60 points or 0.40% from its previous closing of Rs. 2915.55 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 2930.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 2945.00 and Rs. 2909.00 respectively. So far 27110 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face ... Read More »

Karan Woo Sin moves up on getting nod for real estate project

Karan Woo Sin is currently trading at Rs. 2.92, up by 0.13 points or 4.66% from its previous closing of Rs. 2.79 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 2.92 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 2.92 and Rs. 2.92 respectively. So far 3107 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘X’ stock of ... Read More »

Puravankara rises as its arms plan to launch new projects

Puravankara is currently trading at Rs. 132.80, up by 0.40 points or 0.30% from its previous closing of Rs. 132.40 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 135.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 138.00 and Rs. 132.30 respectively. So far 27166 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘B’ stock of face value ... Read More »

UltraTech Cement jumps on signing non-binding MoU with PRESPL

Ultratech Cement is currently trading at Rs. 7386.05, up by 133.70 points or 1.84% from its previous closing of Rs. 7252.35 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 7300.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 7386.05 and Rs. 7257.50 respectively. So far 6465 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face ... Read More »

Maha cabinet decides to support reservation in promotions in govt jobs

Mumbai : The Maharashtra Cabinet on Wednesday decided to support reservation in promotions in government jobs after taking into account a report that has established under representation of SCs, STs and other reserved categories in higher posts. An official statement said the cabinet, at its meeting here, decided to support the policy of reservation in promotions for state employees from ... Read More »

Air India under Tata Group will be real challenge: IndiGo CEO

New Delhi : A revamped Air India under the Tata Group will be a real challenge while new airline Akasa Air will be a far less competitive force for the next two-three years, IndiGo CEO Ronojoy Dutta said on Wednesday. Akasa Air, which is backed by former IndiGo president Aditya Ghosh, ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala and former Jet Airways CEO ... Read More »

Bhansali Engineering Polymers gets nod for Brown Field ABS Expansion project

Bhansali Engineering Polymers has received approval from board of directors for Brown Field ABS expansion project at company’s existing plants i.e. Abu Road (Rajasthan) & Satnoor (Madhya Pradesh) for enhancing overall ABS production capacity to 200,000 TPA with approximately capex of Rs 500 crore, to be funded through reserves and surplus which shall be implemented tentatively by December 2024. The ... Read More »

Gayatri Highways to acquire stake in Cyberabad Expressways

Gayatri Highways has proposed to acquire 11.54% of Equity Share Capital and 11.54% of Optionally Convertible Debentures (OCD’s) in Cyberabad Expressways from the existing security holder of the Cyberabad Expressways. The Existing Shareholder of Cyberabad Expressways has agreed for sale of their 11.54% equity shareholding (2,28,462 fully paid up equity shares of face value of Rs 10 each for a ... Read More »

ICICI Bank launches ‘Home Utsav’

ICICI Bank has launched ‘Home Utsav’, a virtual property exhibition that digitally showcases real estate projects by renowned developers from key cities across the country. The exhibition offers enhanced convenience to prospective home buyers as they can select their dream home simply by browsing through projects, which are approved by the Bank, and avail exclusive benefits from the comfort of ... Read More »

PM condoles demise of Shri Visasolie Lhoungu

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has expressed sorrow over the death of Visasolie Lhoungu of Nagaland. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said: “ Visasolie Lhoungu was a hardworking and dedicated person who was passionate about the progress of Nagaland and empowerment of the Naga people. He made noteworthy efforts to strengthen the BJP in the state. Pained by his ... Read More »

PM Participates in G20 Extraordinary Summit on Afghanistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated virtually in the G20 Extraordinary Summit on Afghanistan earlier today. The Meeting was convened by Italy, which currently holds the G20 Presidency, and chaired by Italian Prime Minister Mr. Mario Draghi. Issues under consideration at the meeting related to the humanitarian situation; concerns relating to terrorism; and human rights in Afghanistan. In his remarks, the ... Read More »

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the 28th Foundation Day celebrations of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) through Video Conferencing

  The Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the 28th Foundation Day celebrations of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) through Video Conferencing, in New Delhi today. Union Minister of Home Affairs and Minister of Cooperation Amit Shah, Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai, Chairman of National Human Rights Commission, Justice Arun Mishra, Union Home Secretary and Chairman and ... Read More »

Jyotiraditya Scindia launched sectoral event by Aviation Ministry in Uttarakhand

Jyotiraditya Scindia, Union Minister of Civil Aviation, Pushkar Singh Dhami, Chief Minister, Uttarakhand along with General Dr. V K Singh (Retd.), MoS, Civil Aviation, launcheda sectoral event of the Ministry of Civil Aviation today in collaboration with FICCI & State Government of Uttarakhand. The day witnessed the inauguration of the new terminal building of the Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun, Uttarakhand ... Read More »

More than 3 crore unorganized workers registered on E-shram portal.

In a tweet message, Union Minister for Labour and Employment, Bhupender Yadav today informed that across the country more than 3 crore have registered themselves on the E-shram portal,the first ever National Database of Unorganized Workers (NDUW) in the country.   Earlier today, the 177th Governing Body Meeting and 78th Annual General Body meeting of the Dattopant Thengadi National Board for Workers Education ... Read More »

Valedictory function of 67th Wildlife Week held at National Zoological Park, Delhi

The valedictory ceremony of the Wildlife week which is being celebrated under the theme ‘संरक्षण का संकल्प – एक जन भागीदारी (a conservation collective)’ was held at National zoological Park Delhi.  Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Union Minister of State Ministry of Environment Forest and Climate Change presided over the meeting. On the occasion the union minister released a Black kite fitted with a satellite tag for research purposes being ... Read More »

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh confers gallantry and meritorious service medals on personnel of Indian Coast Guard

  Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh conferred gallantry and meritorious service medals on the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) personnel at an investiture ceremony held in New Delhi on October 09, 2021. A total of 21 awards, including three President’s Tatrakshak Medals (Distinguished Service), eight Tatrakshak Medals (Gallantry) and 10 Tatrakshak Medals (Meritorious Service) were presented during the ceremony. The awarding of ... Read More »

Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment visits Samba

Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment, Dr. Virendra Kumar,  on the second day of his tour to Samba district under Central Government’s Public Outreach Programme, visited Primary School Bari Brahmana, Community Health Centre Ramgarh, Narsingh Dev Temple complex and held interaction with locals at Ghagwal. The Union Minister visited Primary School at Kartholi Bari Brahmana today. The school has ... Read More »

Vice President visits Jawaharlal Nehru State Museum in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh

The Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu today called upon government organisations and private sector institutions to support the artisans of the country in marketing and selling their products in India and abroad. Noting that the biggest challenge to our talented artisans is the non-availability of marketing opportunities, Naidu suggested that museums, government buildings and large institutions should consider opening shops ... Read More »

COVID-19 Vaccination Update – Day 266

In a significant achievement, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 93.90 Crore (93,90,86,001) today. More than 71 lakh (71,75,744) Vaccine Doses have been administered till 7 pm today.  The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late tonight. The cumulative coverage of vaccine doses, segregated based on population priority groups, is as follows: ... Read More »

Lateral Recruitment to Senior Positions in the Government of India

The Department of Personnel & Training (DoP&T) requested the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on 14.12.2020 and 12.02.2021 to select suitable persons to join the Government at the level of Joint Secretary/ Director/ Deputy Secretary in various Ministries/ Departments of the Government of India on Contract/Deputation basis. The UPSC launched Online Recruitment Application for Joint Secretary/ Director level Posts on ... Read More »

Radico Khaitan zooms on unveiling two new luxury products

Rane (Madras) is currently trading at Rs. 420.15, up by 6.10 points or 1.47% from its previous closing of Rs. 414.05 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 420.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 425.60 and Rs. 419.15 respectively. So far 2398 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘B’ stock of face ... Read More »

[Video] Behind the Scenes of How Samsung Tests the Galaxy Z Fold3 | Flip3 5G

Users around the world are raving about Samsung’s latest revolutionary foldable devices, the Galaxy Z Fold3 | Flip3 5G, particularly on their groundbreaking form factors. But to produce the durable, dependable foldables users have come to love, Samsung had to design an innovative way of developing and testing the devices. With no time-tested blueprint to follow, Samsung spent years conducting ... Read More »

Vasu Healthcare felicitates Pushpa Pagdhare, Singer of ‘Itni Shakti’ Prayer Song

Ahmedabad : With an intention to appreciate and acknowledge the contribution of artists and support them in the time of need, Vadodara based Vasu Healthcare Pvt Ltd felicitated Mrs. Pushpa Pagdhare, Singer of “Itni Shakti” prayer song. Acknowledging her contribution, Vasu Healthcare presented a memento of appreciation along with a cheque of Rs. 1 lakh to her. Pushpa Pagdhare has reportedly ... Read More »

GM reaches deal with LG to pay for Bolt battery recall costs

Detroit : LG Electronics has reached a deal with General Motors to pay $1.9 billion to $2 billion to reimburse the auto-maker for the cost of recalling Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicles due to the risk of battery fires. The auto-maker, which announced the deal in a statement early Tuesday, says it will show the estimated recovery in its third-quarter earnings ... Read More »

Govt promoting ethanol production in a big way: Gadkari

New Delhi : Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday stressed on the need to divert excess sugar stock for ethanol manufacturing as provision of subsidies on exports of sweetener will not be permissable after December 2023 under the WTO regime. Addressing a webinar on alternative fuels organised by industry body ISMA, the minister said the government is ... Read More »

Active COVID-19 cases drop below 7,000 in AP

Amaravati : Active coronavirus cases in Andhra Pradesh dropped below the 7,000 mark to 6,932 even as the state added 503 fresh positives on Tuesday. The state also reported 817 recoveries and 12 deaths in 24 hours ending 9 am on Tuesday, a health department bulletin said. The gross COVID-19 positives has now increased to 20,58,065, it said. The total ... Read More »