PM Modi Asks Country For Show Of Solidarity, This Time With Candles

New Delhi, April 3 -- This Sunday we have to fight the darkness of coronavirus with the light, said PM Modi. He asked citizens to turn all lights off in the house at 9 P.M., only to stand at their doo... Read More

PM's April 5 blackout call puts power sector on alert mode to maintain grid stability

New Delhi, April 3 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal for a 9-minute blackout at 9 p.m. on Sunday, has shaken the babus in the power ministry who have put themselves in a huddle to quickly devis... Read More

Iranian Parliament Speaker tests COVID-19 positive

Tehran, April 3 -- Ali Larijani, Speaker of the Iranian Parliament, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Larijani was currently quarantined and being treated, Xinhua news agency quoted a st... Read More

Saudi Arabia calls for urgent meeting of OPEC+ states

Riyadh, April 3 -- Saudi Arabia has called for an urgent meeting of the OPEC+ group and other countries in an effort to reach a fair agreement to restore the desired balance of oil markets, state medi... Read More

DRDO develops portable backpack for sanitisation equipment

New Delhi, April 3 -- In a quest for developing indigenous solutions to combat the coronavirus Pandemic, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed portable backpack for area s... Read More

Delhi govt launches COVID-19 helpline chatbot

New Delhi, April 3 -- The Delhi government on Friday launched a COVID-19 helpline chatbot to provide updated information on coronavirus in the city. Speaking to the media, Chief Minister Arvind Kejri... Read More

World Bank Group earmarks $1 bn financial support to India

New Delhi, April 3 -- The World Bank Group has earmarked $1 billion emergency financing support to India to curb the spread of COVID-19. The funding comes as a part of the group's first set of emerge... Read More

Balmer Lawrie contributes over Rs 1.28 crore to PM CARES Fund

New Delhi, April 3 -- Balmer Lawrie & Co. Ltd., a Mini Ratna Category-I PSE under the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, GOI, has contributed Rs 1,28,25,899.00 (Rupees One crore, twenty-eight lakh, ... Read More


New Delhi, April 3 -- In a major relief to its customers, Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL), the largest CNG distribution company in the country today announced a major cut in the selling prices of Compr... Read More

MHA asks states to get tough with those who attack health workers

New Delhi, April 3 -- The Home Ministry has written to state governments to take strict action in incidents of attacks on health professionals and frontline workers and ensure the security of the medi... Read More