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

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

‘Traditional, respectful’: Taliban orders all Afghan women to wear burqa in public places

The decree, which was issued by Taliban Chief Haibatullah Akhundzada, was released by the authorities at a function in Kabul. Taliban on Saturday issued a decree ordering Afghan women to wear burqa in public places. The decree, which was issued by Taliban Chief Haibatullah Akhundzada, was released by the authorities at a function in Kabul.  … Read more

IMD predicts fresh heatwave spell in these areas from today. See forecast here

With scanty rains owing to feeble western disturbances, northwest and central India experienced the hottest April in 122 years NEW DELHI : The Indian Metrological Department (IMD) on Saturday warned that after a temporary relief, severe heatwaves are set to return and prevail over northwestern India and Central India from 7 May, today.  IMD specified … Read more

India's $1 billion credit line to Sri Lanka used for food, medicines, not water cannon: Embassy

Such incorrect reports don’t make any constructive contribution to the cooperation and efforts undertaken to address the ongoing challenges, Embassy said Rejecting the reports that the Sri Lankan government imported water cannon vehicles under a credit line extended by the Indian government, the Indian residing in Sri Lanka said, “Such incorrect reports don’t make any … Read more