BUSINESS AWAAZ

CBDT issues refunds of over Rs 17,061 crore to more than 13 lakh taxpayers

Central Board of Direct Taxes, CBDT has issued refunds of over Rs 17,061 crore to more than 13 lakh taxpayers between 1st of April to 10th of May this year. The income tax refunds of Rs 5575 crore have also been issued in over 12.71 lakh cases and corporate tax refunds of Rs 11,486 crore … Continue reading CBDT issues refunds of over Rs 17,061 crore to more than 13 lakh taxpayers

Govt approves PLI Scheme for Advanced Chemistry Cell (ACC) Battery Storage

Staff Reporter The Union Cabinet today approved the Production-Linked Incentive Scheme for the Advanced Chemistry Cell (ACC) Battery Storage with an outlay of Rs 18,100 crore. Briefing media in New Delhi after the Cabinet meeting, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said, the move aims to achieve a manufacturing capacity of 50 Giga Watt Hour … Continue reading Govt approves PLI Scheme for Advanced Chemistry Cell (ACC) Battery Storage

Agarbatti sector to bring back livelihoods for local communities

National Bamboo Mission launches MIS module for strengthening domestic Agarbatti industry AMN / NEW DELHI National Bamboo Mission has launched an MIS (Management Information Systems) based reporting platform for Agarbatti stick (incense sticks) production to collate the locations of stick making units, availability of raw material, functioning of the units, production capacity, marketing, etc. With … Continue reading Agarbatti sector to bring back livelihoods for local communities

BSE gains 296 points; Nifty rises 119 points

Rising for the fourth straight session, the Sensex at the Bombay Stock Exchange gained 296 points, or 0.6 per cent, to close at 49,502. The Nifty at the National Stock Exchange rose 119 points, or 0.8 per cent, to 14,942.  In the broader market, outperforming the Sensex, the BSE Mid-cap and the Small-cap index jumped … Continue reading BSE gains 296 points; Nifty rises 119 points

Govt procures 49% more Wheat during current Rabi Season compared to last year

AMN Government has procured 49 per cent more Wheat during the ongoing Rabi Season compared to the corresponding period last year. So far over 323 Lakh Metric Tonnes of wheat has been procured against the last year corresponding purchase of around 216 Lakh Metric Tonnes. Nearly 32.21 Lakh farmers have already benefitted from the ongoing … Continue reading Govt procures 49% more Wheat during current Rabi Season compared to last year

India, EU to resume negotiations for FTA after 8 years

WEB DESK India and the European Union have agreed to resume talks for a balanced, ambitious and comprehensive trade agreement and also launch negotiations for a stand-alone investment protection pact, the External Affairs Ministry said on Saturday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the India-EU Leaders’ Meeting today at the invitation of the President of … Continue reading India, EU to resume negotiations for FTA after 8 years

Toll fee exempted for Tankers carrying LMO across National Highways

The toll fee for Tankers and Containers carrying Liquid Medical Oxygen has been exempted across National Highways. Keeping in view the current unprecedented demand of the Medical Oxygen across the country due to COVID-19 Pandemic, the containers carrying Oxygen will be treated at par with other emergency vehicles such as ambulances for a period of … Continue reading Toll fee exempted for Tankers carrying LMO across National Highways

RBI announces multiple relief measures for MSMEs, small businesses

AMN / WEB DESK Announcing a string of relief measures as concerns mount over the economic impact of the second coronavirus wave, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Shaktikanta Das said today that the borrowers who opted for loan restructuring in 2020 can be given two years to pay back. He also allowed the … Continue reading RBI announces multiple relief measures for MSMEs, small businesses

RBI proposes term liquidity facility of Rs 50,000 crore to ease access to emergency health services

AMN / WEB DESK RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das has said that the bank will continue to monitor the emerging situation and deploy all resources and instruments at its command in the service of the nation. He said that the devastating speed with which the virus affects different regions of the country has to be matched … Continue reading RBI proposes term liquidity facility of Rs 50,000 crore to ease access to emergency health services

Govt permits import of Oxygen concentrators for personal use

AMN Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the government today provided relief to the people by permitting import of Oxygen concentrators for personal use through post, courier or e-commerce portals under gifts category. The permission has been given till 31st July this year. The Directorate General of Foreign Trade has issued a notification in this regard.

SPORTS

Converting even half chances will be the key to success: women hockey striker Lalremsiami

Harpal Singh Bedi / New Delhi Women's Hockey striker Lalremsiami, has a mantra for team's success and that ...

Alexander Zverev beat Matteo Berrettini to clinch his 2nd Madrid Open title

WEB DESK In tennis, World number six Alexander Zverev beat Matteo Berrettini to clinch his second Madrid Op ...

خبرنامہ

آندھرا پردیش میں آکسیجن کی کمی کے سبب گیارہ مریضوں کی موت

آندھرا پردیش میں کم ازکم گیارہ مریضوں کی اس وقت موت ہوگئی جب ...

فائیو جی ٹیکنالوجی سے کووڈ ١٩ کا کوئی لینا دینا نہیں : حکومت G-5

حکومت نے ان افواہوںکو مسترد کردیاہے کہ 5جی ٹکنالوجی کووڈ19 کے ...

TECH AWAAZ

Abu Dhabi Digital signs partnership agreement with Hewlett Packard Enterprise

WEB DESK The Abu Dhabi Digital Authority (ADDA)has signed a partnership agreement with Hewlett Packard Ente ...

Indian Army develops messaging application ‘Secure Application for Internet’

file phot AMN Indian Army has developed a simple messaging application named the Secure Application for ...

MARQUEE

It is time to relish ‘Sadabahar’ mango

By Andalib Akhter A farmer from Kota, Rajasthan has developed an innovative mango variety called ‘Sadabah ...

Indian Army Closes Down Military Farms

WEB DESK After 132 years of glorious service to the nation, curtains were drawn on Military Farms. These Fa ...

MEDIA

Devastating impact of the pandemic on media, deplorable situation in India

Geneva/Guwahati The Covid-19 pandemic had a devastating impact on the media, the Switzerland based media ri ...

There is no proposal to appoint a regulator for social media: Govt

AMN / WEB DESK The government has said that there is no proposal to appoint a regulator for social media. I ...