Eight killed in road accident in Telangana: PM Modi condoles family, offers <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>2 lakh from PMNRF

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has condoled the death of eight in road accident in Telangana, offering ₹2 lakh each to grieving families  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the death of eight people, including six women and 20 others who were injured in a collision involving a lorry and a mini truck in Kamareddy … Read more

Jahangirpuri violence: 'Utter failure' on part of police, says Delhi court, rejects bail pleas. See details

The Delhi court said that the issue seems to have been simply brushed aside by senior officers, and complicity, if any, of police personnel needs to be investigated A Delhi court has observed that there was “utter failure” on the part of Delhi Police in stopping the unauthorised Hanuman Jayanti procession in Jahangirpuri last month … Read more

Larsen & Toubro bags ‘significant’ order from Jharkhand govt

Engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is already executing a similar lift irrigation project in Jharkhand’s Garhwa district New Delhi: Engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has bagged a significant project from Jharkhand government for irrigation. “The project envisages to provide water to irrigate 22,283 Ha. of Culturable Command Area (CCA) in the Dumka district … Read more

Bengaluru KSRTC bus accident: 29 passengers injured

29 injured as KSRTC bus crashes into Metro Rail pillar in Bengaluru Bengaluru: As many as 29 passengers were injured when a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation bus crashed into a Metro Rail pillar at Kengeri in the city in the wee hours of Monday, police said. According to police, the bus was coming from … Read more

Indian retail investors played key role in last 2 yrs, demat account opening rises to 26 lakh per month in FY22: FM

The FM in her speech during the Silver Jubilee Celebration of India’s largest depository, National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL), appreciated the unbound trust shown by the country’s retail investors in the market. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Indian retail investors have played a key role, especially during the last two years. She added these investors … Read more

Smallcase may face heavy blow from Sebi settlement order on research analysts

Sebi imposed a settlement amount of ₹28.6 lakh on Amit Jeswani, a Sebi-registered research analyst and proprietor of a firm called Stallion Asset Sebi-registered research analysts cannot offer model portfolios or offer advisory services, according to the terms of a settlement order passed by Sebi on 6th May 2022. In it, Sebi imposed a settlement … Read more

Trade certificate process for vehicle dealers likely to soon go online. Details here

On May 5, the ministry published a draft notification regarding amendments in certain provisions of the Central Motor Vehicles Rules 1989 pertaining to the Trade Certificate. To promote ease of doing business, the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways issues a draft notification where it has been proposed to allow trade certificate and registration marks … Read more

Govt's top priority is to provide facilities to those guarding borders: Rajnath Singh. 5 points

Addressing the event organised by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO), Rajnath Singh said ensuring the development of the border areas is a major part of the government’s comprehensive defence strategy The Defence Minister Rajnath Singh attended the Raising Day event of the Border Roads Organisation in New Delhi today and said that providing maximum facilities … Read more

Omicron infection increases antibodies against Delta only if…: Study on COVID reinfection

The antibodies against BA.1 increased 13.6-fold in vaccinated and 6-fold in the unvaccinated participants.  For Delta, neutralization increased by 5.7-fold in vaccinated and 3-fold in unvaccinated participants. Omicron infection can increase the level of antibodies against the Delta COVID variant, but only if you are vaccinated against the virus, a new study has revealed.  For … Read more