Afghan EC to begin recounting prez poll votes

Kabul, Nov. 4 -- The Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Afghanistan will on Monday begin the recounting of votes cast in the September 28 presidential elections across all the 34 provinces of th... Read More

India's new Ambassador to UAE assumes office

Abu Dhabi, Nov. 4 -- Indias new Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Pavan Kapoor has assumed office at the country's Embassy here, the media reported on Friday. In a tweet, the Embassy welco... Read More

ASEAN nations pledge to sign mega trade deal in 2020

Bangkok, Nov. 4 -- The 10 member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) were ready to sign in 2020 a mega trade deal, which if executed, would create the world's largest trading ... Read More

Odd-Even kicks off in Delhi

New Delhi, Nov. 4 -- As Delhi battles to breathe, the third Odd-Even car rationing scheme aimed to provide relief from pollution kicked-off on Monday. The scheme will remain in force till November 15... Read More

ASEAN integral part of India's Act East Policy: Modi

Bangkok, Nov. 4 -- Terming the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region as an integral part of India's Act East Policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India is keen to streng... Read More

SBI to auction Rs 700 crore NPAs this month

New Delhi, Nov. 4 -- State Bank of India will auction NPAs worth Rs 700 crore this month to recover its dues from those borrowers. There will be three auctions in the month and the total amount outst... Read More

32 flights diverted from Delhi airport due to low visibility

New Delhi, Nov. 4 -- With a thick smog engulfing the Delhi airport and areas around it, as many as 32 flights were on Sunday diverted to nearby cities. Most of the flights were domestic and could not... Read More

Modi to open Himachal's first investor summit on Nov 7

Shimla, Nov. 4 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate two-day Himachal Pradesh's first global investors' summit this week that will see participating of Union ministers Amit Shah, Nitin Gadka... Read More

Prasad asks BSNL/MTNL to start dialogue with staff on VRS

New Delhi, Nov. 4 -- Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has directed the ailing telecom PSUs, BSNL and MTNL, to start a dialogue with their employees on the terms and conditions of the voluntary ret... Read More

IOC close to plastics-to-oil tech breakthrough

New Delhi, Nov. 4 -- Indian Oil Corporation, the countrys largest PSU refiner and retailer, is about to complete a research that could throw up one of the biggest breakthroughs and help the government... Read More