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India achieves the major milestone of ‘one billion’ Covid-19 vaccinations

NEW DELHI: In a historic achievement, the cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has surpassed the 100-crore milestone. In a tweet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the countrymen and expressed gratitude to the country’s scientific community and health professionals for working towards achieving this stupendous feat. The Union Health Minister Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya […]

Narendra Modi inaugurates Kushinagar International Airport

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Kushinagar International Airport today.Addressing the gathering, the Prime Minister said that India is the centre of the faith of Buddhist society around the world. He termed the facility of Kushinagar International Airport, launched today as a tribute to their devotion. This region, the Prime Minister said, is witness […]

Government paying Rs 20 crore daily on Air India, wants quick handover: DIPAM Secretary

NEW DELHI: Two aborted missions, three different ministers, multiple rule changes and two decades later, Indian taxpayers will no longer have to pay Rs 20 crore per day to keep the loss-making Air India flying. While opposition Congress expectedly attacked the decision as selling the family silver, DIPAM Secretary Tuhin Kanta Pandey said what Tata […]

ED issues fresh summons to Jacqueline Fernandez after she skips summons

NEW DELHI: Actor Jacqueline Fernandez has been asked by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to appear before the agency and record her statement on Saturday after she skipped her summons on Friday in connection with a money laundering case being probed against alleged conman Sukesh Chandrashekar, officials said. Fernandez, 36, once appeared before the federal agency […]

Closure of some mines, inundation due to monsoon led to coal crisis: Pralhad Joshi

NEW DELHI:  India’s Coal Minister Pralhad Joshi on Thursday said closure of some mines, and inundation of a few others due to monsoon led to the crisis but there is no need to panic as the situation is improving. Visiting the Ashoka mine of the Central Coalfields Ltd (CCL) at Piparwar in Chatra district of […]

Ampere Electric launches electric scooter Magnus EX at Rs 68,999

NEW DELHI: Ampere Electric on Friday expanded its Magnus e-scooter range with the addition of Magnus EX with a host of improved and innovative features, priced at Rs 68,999 (ex-showroom Pune). With additional state government incentives, the overall price of the new offering will reduce further making it lucrative for the electric vehicle buyers amid […]

Norah Fatehi appears before ED in ‘conman’ money laundering case

NEW DELHI: Actor Norah Fatehi on Thursday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) here for recording her statement in connection with a money laundering case filed against alleged conman Sukesh Chandrashekar, officials said. Fatehi, 29, appeared before the investigating officer of the case at the agency office here. Sources said her statement is being recorded […]

Reliance to invest in NexWafe as strategic lead investor

NEW DELHI: Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries has invested EUR 25 million in German solar wafer maker NexWafe GmbH to use the firm’s technology to set up giga-scale wafer manufacturing facilities in India. “NexWafe GmbH (NexWafe) today announced the induction of Reliance New Energy Solar Limited (RNESL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (Reliance) […]

India launches PM Gati Shakti

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launched PM Gati Shakti – National Master Plan for multi-modal connectivity here today. He also inaugurated the New Exhibition Complex at Pragati Maidan. Union Ministers, Nitin Gadkari, Piyush Goyal, Hardeep Singh Puri, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal, Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia and Ashwini Vaishnaw, R K Singh, Chiefs Minister, Lieutenant Governors, […]

Danfoss signs MoU with IISc Bangalore

CHENNAI: Danfoss India, a leader in heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC), has signed a memorandum of understanding with Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, with an aim to create a research and training centre on use of Low GWP (Global Warming Potential) refrigerants, the company said on Sunday. The Memorandum of Understanding signed for a duration […]

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