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  • India’s GDP expected to contract by 9.6 per cent this fiscal: World Bank

    The World Bank today said India’s GDP is expected to contract by 9.6 per cent this fiscal which is reflective of the national lockdown and the income shock experienced by households and firms due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Washington-based global lender, in its latest South Asia Economic Focus report ahead of the annual meeting […]

    CBDT issues over Rs 1,21,607 Cr refunds to taxpayers between April 1 to October 6 this year

    The Central Board of Direct Taxes, CBDT has issued refunds of over one lakh 21 thousand 607 crore rupees to more than 35 lakh 93 thousand taxpayers between 1st of April to 6th of October this year. CBDT said, Income tax refunds of 33 thousand 238 crore rupees have been issued in over 34 lakh […]

    Next VBM flights between Delhi & China’s Guangzhou on 23rd and 30th October, No return yet for Indian students to China

    Air India will operate its next Vande Bharat flights to China on Guangzhou to Delhi sector on 23rd and 30th October 2020. This will be a big relief for Indian nationals stranded in China who want to return home due to compelling reasons. Indian embassy in Beijing in a notification on Tuesday has advised to […]

    Govt nods to major reforms in marketing of Natural Gas in country

    Government today gave nod to major reforms in marketing of Natural Gas in the country. The Cabinet under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved the reforms to push usage of Natural Gas. Briefing media in New Delhi,  Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that the government will initiate standardised e-bidding for […]

    Union Cabinet congratulates PM Modi

    The Union Cabinet today congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for entering in 20th consecutive year as a democratically elected head of a government. Briefing reporters in New Delhi, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said, Mr Modi brought reforms in governance, reforms in major sectors and gave corruption-free government. He said, Prime Minister raised the […]

    Home Minister Amit Shah congratulates PM Modi on completion of 20th consecutive year as elected head of a govt

    Home Minister Amit Shah today congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he entered 20th consecutive year as the democratically elected head of a government. Prime Minister  Modi had taken over as the Chief Minister of Gujarat on October 7th 2001. Mr Shah said, October 7 is a very important day in the country’s history as […]

    PM Modi greets Russian President Putin on his birthday

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi  today conveyed his warm greetings and best wishes to the Russian President Vladimir Putin on his birthday. Mr Modi recalled his long association and friendship with Mr Putin, and appreciated the personal role that he has played in nurturing the special and privileged strategic partnership between the two nations. Both leaders […]

    PM Modi represents values that are beyond governance and politics: JP Nadda

    BJP President J. P. Nadda has lauded the leadership of the Prime Minister saying Narendra Modi represents values that are beyond governance and politics. In an article published in newspapers, he said, Mr Modi appeals to the best in India and Indians and manages to bring out the best from them. Mr Nadda said, the […]

    COVID-19 recovery rate crosses 85 pct in country

    The Union Government today said that the country’s COVID-19 recovery rate has crossed 85 per cent. More than 82 thousand COVID patients recovered during the last 24 hours. The Health Ministry said, the total number of recoveries has reached over 57 lakh 44 thousand. This high rate of recoveries has positioned India as the top […]

    IRCTC to restart first set of private Tejas Express from Oct 17

    IRCTC has said that it will restart the first set of private Tejas Express, Lucknow-New Delhi and Ahmedabad-Mumbai trains from 17th of October. In a statement, IRCTC said, the operation of these two Tejas Trains was suspended from 19th of March this year due to spread of COVID-19 pandemic. Every alternate seat will be kept […]