India records highest single-day spike of 29,429 cases

New Delhi, July 15 -- India recorded the highest single-day spike of 29,429 coronavirus cases and 582 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the tally to 9,36,181 cases with a death total of 24,309, the... Read More

Modi to deliver video message on World Youth Skills Day

New Delhi, July 15 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver a video message on Wednesday on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day, which marks the fifth anniversary of the launch of the Skill Ind... Read More

18% GST applicable for alcohol based hand sanitisers: AAR

New Delhi, July 15 -- Alcohol based hand sanitisers will attract 18 per cent Goods and Services Tax (GST), according to a ruling by Authority for Advance Ruling (AAR). The ruling came in the case of ... Read More

RIL PP now more valuable than Tata Steel, Grasim, Zee

New Delhi, July 15 -- Shares of Reliance Industries' partly-paid (RIL PP) on Tuesday completed one month of trading and in this short period it has created 3.3 times value for investors. The shares c... Read More

Wipro buys Brazilian IT services firm for $22.4 mn

Bengaluru, July 15 -- Global software major Wipro on Tuesday said that it is acquiring Brazil-based IT consulting and services firm IVIA Servicos de Informatica Ltda for $22.4 million (Rs 168.9 crore)... Read More

BSNL employees union to protest against cancellation of 4G tender

New Delhi, July 15 -- The employees union of state-run telecom operator BSNL will stage protests across the country on Thursday on a host of issues including the cancellation of its 4G tender and non-... Read More

BEL to foray into airport business with AAI

Bengaluru, July 15 -- State-run Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) on Tuesday entered into an agreement with the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to foray into global airport business, especially in the As... Read More

4-lane Gurugram-Mahendergarh road to cost Rs 4,500 cr

Gurugram, July 15 -- Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari laid foundation stones for 11 road projects on Tuesday. Sukhbir Singh Sandhu, Chairman of the National Highways Authority... Read More

Govt to identify electronic items for export thrust: Goyal

New Delhi, July 15 -- As part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat mission, the government plans to push domestic manufacturing of certain electronic items where India could quickly build scale and increase expo... Read More

States urged to expedite work in Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan

New Delhi, July 15 -- Union Minister of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj Narendra Singh Tomar has urged the states to expedite the work under the Central government's "Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan" ... Read More