Validity of expired driving licence, vehicle registration extended till 30 Sept

New Delhi, June 9 -- Road transport and highways ministry on Tuesday said that the validity of crucial documents such as driving licences, permits and vehicle registration, fitness certificates that e... Read More

Railway freight earnings decline 38% on year during April-May

New Delhi, June 9 -- Indian railways freight revenue declined by more than a third during the first two months of the financial year 2020-21 as the coronavirus-led lockdown brought the economy to a st... Read More

Demand for Shramik Specials wane, Railways gets request for trains till 16 June

NEW DELHI, June 8 -- Demand for Shramik Special trains, which take migrant workers to their home states, has declined substantially with the Indian Railways receiving request from states for an averag... Read More

Govt mandates special identity for BS VI vehicles

New Delhi, June 6 -- The road transport and highways ministry has mandated a special identification for Bharat Stage (BS) VI four wheeler vehicles from October 1. The government has called for provid... Read More

Boosting exports is key to the quick revival of MSME sector

New Delhi, June 5 -- The imposition of stringent lockdown measures for over 65 days to contain the coronavirus pandemic brought economic activity to a standstill, hitting small businesses-major job cr... Read More

Over Rs.3,800 crore disbursed under emergency credit line guarantee scheme: Govt

NEW DELHI, June 3 -- State-owned lenders have sanctioned loans worth Rs.10,362 crore under the recently announced emergency credit line guarantee scheme, of which a little over a third has been disbur... Read More

It is time to make smart villages, instead of smart cities: Gadkari

New delhi, June 2 -- Union minister Nitin Gadkari said there is a need to focus on rural, agricultural and backward areas, support small businesses and create employment opportunities against the back... Read More

198 workers lost lives in road crashes in covid-19 lockdown, says report

New Delhi, June 2 -- As many as 750 people died in road crashes during the nationwide lockdown, out of which 198 were migrant workers who were headed back to their native places, according to data com... Read More

GST Council to decide on late fee waiver for filing past returns

New Delhi, June 1 -- The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council headed by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will examine requests from businesses to waive late fee for filing past returns in its next ... Read More

PSBs sanction Rs.3,200 crore loan on June 1 under emergency credit line guarantee scheme

New Delhi, June 1 -- State-owned lenders sanctioned loans worth Rs.3,200 crore for small businesses on June 1 under the recently announced emergency credit line guarantee Scheme, the finance ministry ... Read More