India an attractive investment destination: Anurag Thakur

New Delhi, May 25 -- Union Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur has said that India under Prime Minister Narendra Modi is successfully fighting the battle against Covid-19. He said the governme... Read More

Domestic passenger traffic might bounce back in next 6 months: DIAL CEO

New Delhi, May 25 -- Inspite of several challenges posed by Covid-19, the top executive of national capital's IGI Airport estimates that domestic passenger traffic will bounce back in another 6 to 8 m... Read More

Bharti Telecom to sell $1 bn stake in Airtel through block deal

New Delhi, May 25 -- Bharti Telecom is selling upto $1 billion of its shares in Bharti Airtel through a secondary market block deal on Tuesday. Bharti Telecom is the holding company of Bharti Airtel.... Read More

Over 6k cases for 3rd day, India's corona tally above 1.30 lakh

New Delhi, May 24 -- With 6,768 new coronavirus cases - denoting over 6,000 new cases for the third day in a row - India's total tally climbed to 1,31,868 on Sunday, the Health Ministry data revealed.... Read More

Mobile phones banned in COVID hospitals

Lucknow, May 24 -- The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has banned Corona patients from keeping mobile phones inside isolation wards of COVID-19 hospitals in the state. Patients admitted i... Read More

Our economic package not different from other countries: FM

New Delhi, May 24 -- Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday that the economic package announced by the Centre to help revive the economy amid the coronavirus pandemic is not different fr... Read More

US aircraft carrier's Indo-Pacific deployment begins

Washington, May 24 -- The Yokosuka-based aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan officially began its Indo-Pacific deployment this week, the US Navy has said in a statement. More than 1,000 tonnes of ordn... Read More

Guidelines for int'l arrivals, 14-day quarantine must

New Delhi, May 24 -- The Union Ministry for Health and Family Welfare has come up with guidelines for international arrivals into India through air, sea and land routes, whereby it has said that every... Read More

No GST exemption to help businesses fight Covid-19 disruptions

New Delhi, May 24 -- The Finance Ministry has ruled out GST waiver or deference to businesses as part of the economic relief package to help them cope with the situation arising in the wake of Covid-1... Read More

India's Covid tally crosses 1.25 lakh mark, 3,720 deaths

New Delhi, May 23 -- As Lockdown-4 brought in easing of restrictions across the country, India crossed the 1.25 lakh mark coronavirus cases with the total number rising to 1,25,101, the Union Health M... Read More