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Monsoon likely to withdraw from MP in second week of October: IMD

Bhopal : The southwest monsoon that arrived in Madhya Pradesh on June 10, is expected to withdraw from the state in the second week of October, which is at least 10 days beyond its usual departure date, an IMD official said on Saturday. The rainy season in the state has stretched a bit longer this time as it normally begins ... Read More »

Retro tax settlement: Cos must indemnify govt; wait 5 months to get refund

New Delhi : Companies such as Cairn Energy Plc and Vodafone Group of the UK will have to indemnify the Indian government against future claims in order to settle their retrospective tax cases, according to rules notified by the government to settle disputes arising from seeking back taxes. The Ministry of Finance on October 1 notified rules that when adhered ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc joins the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) forum, to tackle nature-related risks

This step will play a significant role in protecting and enhancing the biodiversity The company also recently launched its first TCFD (Task Force on Climate-related financial disclosure) report which sets the adoption of the TCFD framework for climate change risk and opportunity disclosure Udaipur : Hindustan Zinc today announced that it has joined the Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD). ... Read More »

V-Mart Retail climbs on opening five new stores in various states

V-Mart Retail is currently trading at Rs. 3665.55, up by 121.25 points or 3.42% from its previous closing of Rs. 3544.30 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 3551.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 3685.45 and Rs. 3547.40 respectively. So far 539 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face ... Read More »

What Is Ethereum (ETH) ?

Ethereum is a decentralized open-source blockchain system that features its own cryptocurrency, Ether. ETH works as a platform for numerous other cryptocurrencies, as well as for the execution of decentralized smart contracts. Ethereum was first described in a 2013 whitepaper by Vitalik Buterin. Buterin, along with other co-founders, secured funding for the project in an online public crowd sale in the summer of 2014. ... Read More »

BJP Mahila Morcha demands suspension of Cong leader over ”derogatory” remarks against PM”s mother

New Delhi : BJP Mahila Morcha activists staged a protest near the Congress headquarters here on Friday, demanding suspension of Congress leader Mudit Agarwal for allegedly using derogatory language against Prime Minister Narendra Modi”s mother. On the other hand, Delhi Congress vice president Agarwal accused the BJP of indulging in drama over his “sarcastic remark” against Modi.   The protest ... Read More »

Unique technology for direct generation of Hydrogen from agricultural residue developed

Indian researchers have developed a unique technology for direct generation of Hydrogen from agricultural residue. This innovation by Indian researchers can promote eco-friendly hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles by overcoming the challenge of hydrogen availability. India has set a target of 60% renewable energy of about 450 GW by 2030. To achieve this feat, in the current scenario, researchers all over ... Read More »

COVID-19 Vaccination Update – Day 258

India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has reached nearly 89 Crore(88,96,14,483) today. More than 58 lakh (58,80,843) 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: Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage ... Read More »

E. R. Sheikh assumes charge as first Director General of the Ordnance Directorate

E.R. Sheikh assumed charge as first Director General of the Ordnance Directorate (Co-ordination and Services). It is the successor organization of Ordnance Factory Board (OFB). An Indian Ordnance Factory Service (IOFS) officer of the 1984 batch, he has been a spearhead of modernization. In particular, he has contributed to the establishment of the modern production line system for the manufacture ... Read More »

Exhibition organised on initiatives and technological advancement in the field of Biofuels

HPCL, on behalf of Industry, organized Biofuel Exhibition at Constitution Club of India, New Delhi. The event was inaugurated by Executive Director IOCL,  Shyam Bora in the presence of Executive Director-DCO-HPCL, Alok Kumar Gupta, Executive Director-GAIL, State Head-Delhi, BPCL Mr. Pankaj Motiramani and other Senior Dignitaries. The exhibition displayed models of 1G Ethanol plant, Biodiesel Plant, 2G Ethanol Plant & ... Read More »

Over 11,000 stockholders have declared pulses stock on Centre’s portal

At least 11635 stockholders have registered declaring 3097694.42 MT of stock of pulses on the official portal of Department of Consumer Affairs as on September 20, 2021. The Department of Consumer Affairs under Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution is monitoring the retail and wholesale prices of 22 essential food commodities. This is being achieved through various effective ... Read More »

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi lays foundations of four District Medical Colleges in Rajasthan and inaugurates CIPET Jaipur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stones of four District Medical Colleges and Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering & Technology (CIPET) Jaipur in Rajasthan today in the presence of Om Birla, Speaker, Lok Sabha, Ashok Gehlot, Chief Minister, Rajasthan, Mansukh Mandaviya, Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, and Chemicals and Fertilizers, and Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar, MOS (HFW). ... Read More »

Senior Able Citizens for Re Employment in Dignity (SACRED) Portal

There has been a steady rise in the population of senior citizens in India. The number of elderly persons increased from 1.98 crore in 1951 to 7.6 crore in 2001 and 10.38 crore in 2011. As per the Report of the Technical Group on Population Projections for India and States (2011-2036) submitted to National Commission on Population, Ministry of Health and Family ... Read More »

Vice President appeals to people to enroll themselves with the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission

The Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu today urged people to come forward and enroll themselves with Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission and get benefited from the historic reform. Describing Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission a revolutionary step in the history of India’s public health, Naidu said that it will provide Indian citizens with unique health IDs and digitized health records with identifiers ... Read More »

NITI Aayog, AWS,and Intel Collaborate to Accelerate Digital Innovation in India

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog), the Government of India’s national policy think tank, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Intel have come together to establish a new experience studio at the NITI Aayog Frontier Technologies Cloud Innovation Center (CIC). Located in NITI Aayog’s New Delhi premises,the studio will bea hub for collaboration andexperimentation to enable problem solving and ... Read More »

NITI Aayog Launches Report on Best Practices in the Performance of District Hospitals

NITI Aayog today released a performance assessment report of district hospitals in India, titled Best Practices in the Performance of District Hospitals. The report is an outcome of collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and WHO India. The National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare Providers, a constituent board of the Quality Council of India, conducted the on-ground ... Read More »

102 New Community Managed Training Centres (CMTCs) inaugurated under DAY-NRLM in a week as part of Amrit Mahotsav

As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, a total of 102 new Community Managed Training Centres (CMTCs) inaugurated under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav between 20th -25th September 2021. 611 pre-existing CMTCs in 21 states and UTs also organised various events during the week. All together 713 CMTCs in 21 SRLMs celebrated Amrit Mahotsav. Chief Minister, Jharkhand gracing the occasion of Inauguration of CMTC at ... Read More »

Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment to organise VAYO NAMAN Programme on the occasion of International Day of Older Personstomorrow

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment will organise VAYO NAMAN Programme in the honour of Senior Citizens on the occasion of the International Day of Older Persons at the Plenary Hall of Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi tomorrow. The Ministry celebrates International Day of Older Persons every year on 1st October for the cause of elderly persons. The Vice President of ... Read More »

Rane Holdings gains on hiking stake in Rane t4u

Rane Holdings is currently trading at Rs. 610.00, up by 10.50 points or 1.75% from its previous closing of Rs. 599.50 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 609.90 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 610.70 and Rs. 600.70 respectively. So far 1031 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face ... Read More »

GR Infraprojects shines on receiving LoA for new project in Punjab

GR Infraprojects is currently trading at Rs. 1919.95, up by 51.40 points or 2.75% from its previous closing of Rs. 1868.55 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 1865.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 1932.65 and Rs. 1865.00 respectively. So far 289 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘B’ stock of face ... Read More »

Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Shopian in J-K

Srinagar : A militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in the Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation at Rakhama village in the district following information about the presence of militants in the area, a police spokesman said.   He said the search operation turned into ... Read More »

HDFC Bank issues record high of over 4 lakh cards post embargo

  Udaipur : HDFC Bank today announced a record of over 4 lakh credit cards issued since the embargo being lifted. The record issuance is as of September 21, 2021 and marks the aggressive growth path the Bank has charted post the embargoto re-invent and co-create its credit cards portfolio with strong products and partnerships. The bank also announced the relaunch ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc Raises Awareness on Water Conservation through 18 Street Plays

A certified 2.41 times water positive company proactively sensitizes its people on importance of water The company highlighted importance of water on through street play across its locations in Ajmer, Bhilwara, Chittorgarh, Rajsamand and Udaipur The future world wars will be fought over water if we don’t step up and conserve water today. Hindustan Zinc, a certified 2.41 times water ... Read More »

Kotak Mahindra Bank Drops Home Loan Interest Rates to 6.50%

Udaipur : The festive season has begun in India and in a move that will cheer consumers in Udaipur, Kotak Mahindra Bank (KMBL) has reduced its home loan rates once again by a further 15 basis points (bps) from 6.65% to 6.50%* p.a. Kotak home loan interest rates now begin at 6.50%* p.a. offering the best value to home buyers in ... Read More »

SpiceJet makes it to the prestigious Skytrax “World Top 20 LCC” rankings

SpiceJet, India’s favourite airline has for the first time made to the prestigious Skytrax “World Top 20 LCC” rankings. SpiceJet was ranked 16th in the World Top 20 LCC category at the Skytrax 2021 World Airline Awards. SpiceJet also jumped 31 places to achieve the 88th rank in the “World Top 100 Airlines” ranking. The World Airline Awards began in ... Read More »

Flipkart fosters a sustainable value chain to drive responsible consumption during the Festive Season

Udaipur : Photo Release: Flipkart, India’s home grown e-commerce company is going plastic free for millions of packages along with deploying over 2000 electric vehicles in its delivery fleet prior to the festive season and the Big Billion Days. After successfully eliminating single-use plastic in its own supply chain in July this year, more than 75% of Flipkart’s seller fulfilled shipments ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc receives honorary mention inSkillsoft Perspective 2021 India Awards under category Digital Dexterity Award

  Sets high standards and upskills its people with the help of digital learning and development programs A future-ready company that leverages technology and transforms learning programs for employees Udaipur, 30th September: As a firm believer in the people-first aspect, Hindustan Zinc has successfully built a learning organization where every employee in the company aspires to move to the next level ... Read More »

Samsung Introduces New High-End Ultrasound System ‘V8’

Samsung Medison, a global medical equipment company and an affiliate of Samsung Electronics, today introduced the V8, a new high-end ultrasound system that provides enhanced image quality, usability and convenience for all medical professionals.   “It’s very meaningful to launch the V8, a new high-end medical device that addresses many customer needs,” said Won-Chul Bang, Vice President, Head of Customer ... Read More »

Samsung Moves Ahead in Mobile SoC Technologies With Its Comprehensive 5G VoNR Solution

Samsung Electronics announced that it has developed its comprehensive VoNR (Voice over New Radio) solution for 5G voice call service, available for global mobile device manufacturers and network providers. With the comprehensive solution for VoNR, Samsung offers more streamlined SoC development and 5G VoNR service deployment.   VoNR technology supports both voice call and data service using the 5G network ... Read More »

[Infographic ] What makes the Galaxy M52 5G the #LeanestMeanestMonsterEver

    “Galaxy M series was launched in 2019 to bring meaningful innovation to consumers and since then, it has gained a phenomenal fan base with its many segment-first innovations like Monster display, performance and battery. True to Samsung philosophy, we are pushing the boundaries even further with the launch of Galaxy M52 5G, our #LeanestMeanestMonsterEver. With the latest Snapdragon ... Read More »

Samsung Family Hub: It’s More Than a Fridge

  Refrigerator is the most exciting part of a kitchen and it has the ability to elevate the look and feel of a home. True to its name, Samsung’s IoT enabled Family Hub refrigerator transforms your kitchen into a hub of spending quality family time, conversations, entertainment, meal planning and more. Setting a new standard in connected living, this refrigerator ... Read More »

Samsung Wins Big Accolades at 2021 Nasscom and Zinnov Awards

  Samsung R&D Institute Bangalore (SRI-B), the Company’s largest R&D centre outside Korea, has won the ‘Impactful GCC Driven Collaboration’ and ‘Excellence in Building Talent of the Future’ Awards at the recently held Nasscom GCC (Global Capability Center) Awards.   These awards recognize Global Capability Centers (GCCs) that are making a significant contribution to Global ER&D operations in terms of ... Read More »

Samsung Launches Galaxy M52 5G in India, its #LeanestMeanestMonsterEver

    Samsung, India’s most trusted smartphone brand, today announced the launch of Galaxy M52 5G, its sleekest and most powerful M series smartphone yet. With 7.4mm sleek design, 6nm Snapdragon 778G processor, super AMOLED+ 120Hz display, 5000mAH battery and Galaxy 5G promise of 11 bands, Galaxy M52 5G is truly the #LeanestMeanestMonsterEver.   “Galaxy M series was launched in ... Read More »

Bal Pharma rises on strengthening its position in diabetes segment

Bal Pharma is currently trading at Rs. 103.00, up by 0.55 points or 0.54% from its previous closing of Rs. 102.45 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 102.50 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 106.15 and Rs. 102.00 respectively. So far 8038 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘B’ stock of face ... Read More »

Eicher Motors catches speed as its motorcycle arm partners with TCX

Eicher Motors is currently trading at Rs. 2935.20, up by 56.70 points or 1.97% from its previous closing of Rs. 2878.50 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 2899.90 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 2942.55 and Rs. 2887.35 respectively. So far 163087 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face ... Read More »

SBI jumps on signing Service Level agreement with Paisalo Digital

SBI is the country’s largest lender and it offers a wide range of services in the Personal Banking, Agriculture/ Rural, NRI services, SME and Corporate Banking etc. State Bank Of India is currently trading at Rs. 451.10, up by 4.90 points or 1.10% from its previous closing of Rs. 446.20 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 449.00 and ... Read More »

BJP demands deployment of CPMF, Sec 144 Cr PC in Bhabanipur during by-poll

Kolkata : A BJP delegation met the West Bengal chief electoral officer on Monday and demanded deployment of central paramilitary forces at every polling booth and promulgation of Section 144 Cr PC in Bhabanipur constituency in the city during the by-poll on September 30 in view of the alleged attack on party leaders during the day and earlier. The BJP ... Read More »

Style That Meets Function: Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G’s Stunning New Cover Screen Empowers Users To Do More

From high-quality cameras to cutting-edge displays, Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is packed with foldable innovations — but you actually don’t even have to unfold it to discover some of its most impressive new features. Blending style and functionality, Samsung has given its clamshell foldable legacy a fresh face thanks to its powerful new Cover Screen.   Galaxy Z ... Read More »

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