Tag: India

Only 8% Of Indians Shop For Products Online

New Delh: India’s social commerce sector, which is a $1.5 to $2 billion Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) market today, has the potential to grow to $16 to $20 billion in just five years, increasing to $60 to $70 billion in revenue by 2030. Indian e-commerce — powered by cheap data, supply-side innovations and digitally savvy […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
Indian Army Chief Visits Bangladesh To Enhance Defence Ties

New Delhi: Continuing with the excellent tradition of strong bilateral and defence ties between India and Bangladesh, Indian Army Chief General M.M. Naravane is on a five-day visit to Bangladesh.…

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
Mutant Covid Strain: Will Indian Govt Ban Bubble Flights?

New Delhi: Concerned over a new strain of coronavirus in the UK that is feared to be more contagious, several countries have barred passenger flights to/from the UK. Reacting on this development, Rajasthan CM Ashok Ghelot and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal have also demanded a similar ban. However, the central government is yet to take […]

  • Thursday, 08 April 2021
OPPO Sets Up Its 1st 5G Innovation Lab In India

New Delhi: Smartphone brand OPPO on Tuesday announced to set up first 5G innovation lab at its Hyderabad R&D centre, adding that it will soon introduce three additional innovation labs dedicated towards camera, power and battery and performance. The company said that these labs will focus on making the latest and the most advanced technologies […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Cabinet Approves Merger Of Five Film Media Units

New Delhi: With more than 3000 films produced in a year, India is the largest film producer in the world with an industry-led by the private sector. To fulfill the commitment to support the films sector, the Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has approved to merge four of its film media […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
There Can Be No Talks With India Under Current Deteriorating Situation: Pakistan FM Qureshi
There Can Be No Talks With India Under Current Deteriorating Situation: Pakistan FM Qureshi

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that there can be no talks with India under the current deteriorating situation between the two countries. Qureshi also asserted that there was no backdoor or diplomatic dialogue underway between Pakistan and India. “There is no possibility of a backdoor or diplomatic dialogue with India in […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
United States
India Becomes Fastest Covid Vaccinating Country, Surpasses US

New Delhi: India has become the fastest Covid-19 vaccinating country in the world with a daily average of 30,93,861 vaccine doses, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday. With this,…

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Aus Vs Ind: India Take Lead In First 2 Tests In Australia For 1st Time Since 1985-86

Melbourne: India took lead in first two Tests of a series in Australia for the first time since 1985 when stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane got a boundary through the slip cordon to take the team score to 198/5 from 194/5 during the second day’s play in the second Test match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Covid-19 India Update
Covid-19 India Update: Over 20,000 New Infections , 279 Deaths In Single-Day

New Delhi: India on Monday reported 20,021 fresh infections in the last 24 hours taking the Covid-19 tally to 1,02,07,871 while recoveries have surged to 97.82 lakh, as per the data revealed by the Union Health Ministry on Monday. The death toll increased to 1,47,901 with 279 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
COVID Resurge: ICC Has Backup Plans For T20 World Cup In India, Says Interim CEO

New Delhi: ICC’s interim CEO Geoff Allardice on Wednesday said the body has backup plans in place for the T20 World Cup in India later this year but is currently…

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
PASSEX: Navies Of India, Saudi Arabia Carries Out Drill In Persian Gulf

New Delhi: The India and Saudi Arabia navies carries out a Passage Exercise (PASSEX) in the Persian Gulf on Wednesday. The Indian Navy said that INS Talwar with Royal Saudi…

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Australia Bowled Out For 200, India Require 70 To Level Series

Melbourne: On 4th day of the Boxing Day Test match, Australia was bowled out for 200 in the last over of the first session, having put on a lead of 69. India will chase the tiny target of 70 to clinch the match at MCG and to level the series against the host Aussies 1-1. […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
UK returnees
New Coronavirus Strain In India: 14 More UK Returnees Test Positive, 20 Cases So Far

New Delhi: Twenty people who returned to India from the United Kingdom have tested positive for the new UK variant genome of SARS-CoV-2 so far, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday. The tally includes six people who were found positive for the new virus strain on Tuesday. The ministry said the mutated UK strain […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Covid cases
COVID-19: India Registers 286 Deaths, 20,549 Fresh Cases In 24 Hours

New Delhi: India’s COVID-19 caseload increased to 1,02,44,852 with 20,549 new infections being reported in a day while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 98.34 lakh pushing the national recovery rate to 95.99 per cent, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Wednesday. The death toll increased […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Railways To Link India With Bangladesh & Nepal By Next Year

Guwahati: The Northeast Frontier Railways (NFR), which operates trains and executes projects partially in Bihar and West Bengal besides the northeastern states, will link India with Bangladesh and Nepal via rail in the next nine months. According to railway officials, the NFR is now executing two international railway projects — the 12.03-km long new broad […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021