BUSINESS AWAAZ

IRDA laud insurance schemes launched by Prime Minister

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority, IRDA, has lauded the insurance schemes launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Speaking to reporters on the side-lines of CII Insurance Summit in Mumbai Friday, IRDA Chairman T S Vijayan said the schemes have boosted the industry and have resulted in remarkable growth for the sector.The government had recently … Continue reading IRDA laud insurance schemes launched by Prime Minister

Govt to investment of Rs. 1000 crore in SAIL to revive VISL

AMN / The Government of India has decided to revive VISL of SAIL by modernization and expansion of its facilities with an investment of Rs. 1000 crore, Union Steel & Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said in Bhadravati, Karnataka on Friday. The Union Minister for Steel & Mines Narendra Singh Tomar paid a visit to … Continue reading Govt to investment of Rs. 1000 crore in SAIL to revive VISL

Conference on Roadmap for Steel Sector

Our Correspondent The Ministry of Steel is organising a one- day conference on ‘Roadmap to 300 Million Tonnes: Opportunities & Challenges for Secondary Steel Producers’ here today . The Union Finance Minister, the Minister of Corporate Affairs and the Minister of Information and Broadcasting Arun Jaitley will inaugurate the conference in the presence of the … Continue reading Conference on Roadmap for Steel Sector

NE region should trade with neighbouring countries: Rijiju

AMN Shillong: The Union Minister of state for Home, Kiren Rijiju today suggested that North Eastern Region should do trade with the neighbouring countries to rejuvenate the economy of people living in border areas. Mr. Rijiju said 98 percent of the region is connected with neighboring countries and only 2 per cent is connected with … Continue reading NE region should trade with neighbouring countries: Rijiju

NPA levels in banks unacceptable: Jaitley

Finance minister Arun Jaitley today said the Non-performing asset (NPA) levels in banks is unacceptable. Speaking on the Foundation day of Indian Bank in New Delhi, Mr Jaitley said NPA has been partly due to past inaction and changes in some sectors of economy. He said payment banks will change banking habits. He said, the … Continue reading NPA levels in banks unacceptable: Jaitley

Centre declares 2nd & 4th Saturdays as holidays for bank employees

The Centre has declared second and fourth Saturdays of a month as holidays for the bank employees. The government accepted the long-pending demand of employees, with effect from first of September. Talking to media persons, in New Delhi, All India Bank Employees’ Association AIBEA General Secretary C H Venkatachalam said this will be a big … Continue reading Centre declares 2nd & 4th Saturdays as holidays for bank employees

Railway to set up 400 model stations under PPP mode

AMN / Railway Ministry has decided to set up 400 model stations across the country under the Public Private Partnership mode. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said in Kolkata last night that the Joint Venture Company will be set up between the Central and State Governments for implementation of the project. He said that 17 State … Continue reading Railway to set up 400 model stations under PPP mode

Monthly Crude Oil Production for the month of July, 2015

Production Performance of Oil & Natural Gas Sector for the month of July, 2015 Crude Oil Production 1.1       Indigenous crude oil production (including condensate) during July, 2015 was 3134.254 TMT which is 0.66% lower than the target for the month and 0.39% lower than the production during corresponding period of last year. Cumulative crude oil … Continue reading Monthly Crude Oil Production for the month of July, 2015

Govt to ensure reasonable GST rate: Revenue Secretary

Government is trying to keep proposed GST rate as reasonable as possible to ensure success of the new indirect tax regime and better growth of the economy. Revenue Secretary Shaktikanta Das said this at a function in New Delhi Thursday. He also said the effort of the government is to ensure a tax-payer friendly administration … Continue reading Govt to ensure reasonable GST rate: Revenue Secretary

Govt working on various fronts to push up exports: Commerce Secy

Commerce Secretary Rita Teaotia has said that the government is working on a multi-pronged strategy to enhance exports competitiveness and address infrastructural bottleneck. Talking to a news agency in New Delhi, Mrs Teaotia said the ministry is focusing on exports sectors with a huge potential such as pharmaceuticals, ready-made garments, leather, gems and jewellery, chemicals … Continue reading Govt working on various fronts to push up exports: Commerce Secy

QAUMI AWAAZ

Justice Rajinder Sachar is no more

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“Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas” is not mere a slogan, says Naqvi

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Supreme Court judgment recognises powers of NCMEI

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SPORTS

TTFI recommends CWG medalist Manika Batra’s name for Arjuna Award

The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) has recommended Manika Batra, the country's only quadruple medalli ...

Bengaluru FC wins Super Cup Football tournament

Bengaluru FC have won the inaugural edition of Super Cup Football tournament.=In the final at the Kalinga Stad ...

CWG 2018: Shuttlers continue India’s medal rush in Gold Coast

Gold Coast India's badminton players continued their fine run here on Sunday with Saina Nehwal and Kidambi ...