REC Q2 net profit of Rs. 1,307 crore, loan book crosses 3 lakh crores

New Delhi, Nov. 5 -- : The Board of Directors of REC Limited (formerly Rural Electrification Corporation Limited) approved the unaudited standalone and consolidated financial results for Q2 and H1 FY2... Read More

PFC observing the Vigilance Awareness Week 2019

New Delhi, Nov. 5 -- As per directions of the Central Vigilance Commission, Vigilance Awareness Week-2019 was observed in PFC from 28-10-2019 to 02-11-2019. CMD, PFC Rajeev Sharma along with Directors... Read More

Delhi AQI improves, down to 'very poor' after a week

New Delhi, Nov. 5 -- The toxic smog hovering over Delhi lifted on Tuesday morning with bright sunshine and wind speeds aiding dispersion of pollutants, and pollution levels coming down considerably fr... Read More

IL&FS Financial Services defaults on payments as low as Rs 4 lakh

N0ew Delhi, Nov. 5 -- IL&FS Financial Services has defaulted on its payment obligations on loans and interest payments as low as Rs 4 lakh from October 31 to November 4. In a regulatory filing with s... Read More

NTPC may have to shell out Rs 10k cr for NEEPCO, THDC buy

New Delhi, Nov. 5 -- The country's largest power producer NTPC may make an aggressive bid for Centre's stake in two hydro power producing companies - NEEPCO and THDC - that is being offered to the com... Read More

Egypt extends state of emergency for 3 months

Cairo, Nov. 5 -- The Egyptian parliament has approved the extension of the state of emergency across the country for three months more months which was first declared in 2017. With a two-thirds major... Read More

Quad countries discuss security cooperation, connectivity

Bangkok, Nov. 5 -- Senior officials from the Quad countries - India, Japan, Australia and the US - met in Bangkok on Monday and discussed matters related to maintaining peace and stability in the Indo... Read More

Modi, Morrison discuss Indo-Pacific peace, security

Bangkok, Nov. 5 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Scott Morrison, his Australian counterpart, here on Monday, reaffirmed their desire to further strengthen the bilateral relations. The two leaders ... Read More

Terrorism, Indo-Pacific feature in Modi's talks with Vietnam PM

Bangkok, Nov. 5 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc, during which the two sides agreed to work closely to tackle the threats of extrem... Read More

India won't join RCEP, no compromise on core interests: PM

Bangkok, Nov. 5 -- India on Monday shut the doors to joining a China-led mega trade deal, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi deciding that there would be "no compromise" on the nation's core interests,... Read More