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  • Wednesday, August, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 02:53:08
  • Cyclone Amphan intensifies into Super Cyclonic Storm

    The Super Cyclonic Storm ‘AMPHAN’ over west-central and adjoining central parts of South Bay of Bengal moved nearly northwards with a speed of seven kilometres per hour during past six hours. It lay centred over westcentral and adjoining central parts of South Bay of Bengal this afternoon.  It is very likely to move nearly northwards […]

    FM Sitharaman unveils structural reforms for 7 sectors in 5th tranche of Atma Nirbhar Bharat package

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman unveiled the final tranche of financial stimulus and policy measures for various sectors to help build a self-reliant India under the Atma Nirbhar Bharat Campaign, today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on Tuesday in his address to the nation announced a special economic package equivalent to 10 per cent of India’s […]

    Govt announces reforms in 8 key sectors; FDI in defence production hiked, coal & mineral mining opened for private players

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman unveiled structural reforms for various sectors to help build a self-reliant India under the Atma Nirbhar Bharat Campaign. Addressing a media briefing in New Delhi yesterday, Finance Minister in her announcement of the fourth tranche of measures outlined structural reforms with focus on eight sectors of coal, minerals, defence production, civil […]

    Economic package announced by PM will enhance growth & build a very self -reliant India: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that the economic package  of 20 lakh crore rupees announced by the Prime Minister will enhance growth and build a very self -reliant India- Atmanirbhar Bharat. Addressing media in New Delhi this evening, Ms Sitharaman said, this whole initiative is called Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. She said, Mr Modi in […]

    Leading Industry bodies welcome the economic package

    Industry body FICCI and ASSOCHAM have welcomed the economic package of 20 lakh crore rupees announced by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. FICCI, President Dr Sangita Reddy said that FICCI will fully support the Prime Minister’s dream of a self-dependent India and ensure all measures to make this a reality. She said, the strengthening of […]

    PM Modi announces Rs 20 lakh cr special economic package to deal with COVID-19 pandemic

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a special economic package worth over 20 lakh crore rupees and 10% of India’s GDP in view of the coronavirus pandemic. He said the package would provide relief to almost every segment of the population. He added that the details of the package would be announced in the next few […]

    PM Modi tells CMs for focused approach to fight COVID-19; Asks state govts to ensure rural India remains free from crisis

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed the need to have more focused approach now to fight against COVID-19. He said, the road ahead should be focused on reducing the spread and ensuring that all precautions are taken by people including social distancing norms. In a meeting through video conferencing, with State Chief Ministers, Mr Modi […]

    PM Modi holds meeting with CMs, stresses on more focused approach to fight COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed the need to have more focused approach now to fight against COVID-19. He said, the road ahead should be focused on reducing the spread and ensuring that all precautions are taken by people including social distancing norms. In a meeting through video conferencing, with State Chief Ministers, Mr Modi […]

    PM Modi addresses NAM; says world needs new template of globalisation post COVID-19

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Non Aligned Movement can help promote global solidarity and it must remain inclusive. He said the humanity is facing a major crisis in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic and NAM can contribute in dealing with it. Speaking at virtual Non-Aligned Movement Summit through Video Conferencing this evening, Mr […]

    Cong to Pay Train Fare for Migrants, Castigates Centre

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi unleashed a scathing attack on the Modi-led NDA government at the Centre for not providing “free train travel to home” for the migrant laborers stranded in different states due to the lock down due to COVID-19. She  that it was alarming, the government that spent over 100 crore an extravaganza in […]