Intervention Impact: RBI expected to rein-in rising rupee

Mumbai, Jan. 24 -- The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to rein in any sharp appreciation in rupee due to hefty FIIs' inflows during the upcoming week. Experts contend that effects of large FI... Read More

Soon Rafale can land and take off on Purvanchal Expressway

Lucknow, Jan. 24 -- Combat aircraft, including the top-of-the-line Rafale or Sukhoi, will soon be able to land and take off from an airstrip being developed on the 340-km long Purvanchal Expressway in... Read More

CRPF to get Micro UAV A-410 by May for Maoist operation

New Delhi, Jan. 24 -- In a bid to gear up its force for a "big" anti-extremist operation in the Maoist hotbeds, especially in areas prone to attacks, the Central Resrve Police Force (CRPF) is engaged ... Read More

Bullet Train Project: 7 cos willing to construct undersea tunnel

New Delhi, Jan. 24 -- At least seven Indian companies have shown interest for the construction of the undersea tunnel for the ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail (MAHSR) corridor during the pre... Read More

Commercial flight services resume in Sikkim after 19 months

Gangtok, Jan. 24 -- Commercial passenger flight services at Sikkims lone airport at Pakyong near Gangtok resumed on Saturday after a gap of about 19 months. A SpiceJet aircraft with 57 passengers fro... Read More

Mobile industry raises demand for GST rate cut in Budget

New Delhi, Jan. 24 -- Industry body India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA) has renewed its demand for reducing Goods and Services Tax (GST) for the mobile industry ahead of the Union Budget... Read More

Development of NE to facilitate Atmanirbhar Bharat : Modi

Guwahati, Jan. 23 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that with the all-round development of the northeastern region, "Atmanirbhar Bharat" would be achieved. Addressing a massive gatheri... Read More

Fuel dearer again: Petrol prices up by 22-25 p/l, diesel by 24-26

New Delhi, Jan. 23 -- Petrol and diesel prices rose sharply again on Saturday reaching new all-time highs as oil marketing companies (OMCs) decided to break the pause in revision of auto fuel prices t... Read More

IndiGo to start Agra-Bengaluru flight from March

Agra, Jan. 23 -- As part of its strategy to bolster its regional connectivity, IndiGo has announced Agra as its 64th domestic destination. The airline will connect Agra to Bengaluru and Bhopal through... Read More

Shah to attend golden jubilee of Himachal's statehood

Shimla, Jan. 23 -- Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be the chief guest in the presence of BJP President J.P. Nadda at the golden jubilee function of Himachal Pradesh's statehood here on January 25, ... Read More