GST rate structure rationalisation on govt’s agenda, definitely going to happen: CEA Subramanian
on July 29, 2021 at 10:50 am
“The GST, the way it got created with actually five rates was basically excellent because now we are seeing the impact on GST’s amounts that are coming in…the policymakers then must be given credit for actually being practical enough to say, let’s get it going first,” he said at a virtual event organised by industry body Assocham.
Govt actively considering follow up scheme to AMRUT to cover all urban areas: Hardeep Puri
on July 29, 2021 at 10:50 am
The AMRUT scheme was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2015 to establish an infrastructure that would ensure robust sewage networks and water supply for urban transformation.
Northrop Grumman raises full-year forecast on space unit strength
on July 29, 2021 at 10:47 am
Analysts say Northrop’s B-21 bomber and GBSD intercontinental ballistic missiles are likely to be the backbone for the company’s growth over the next decade. The US is modernizing its military in an effort to deter Russia and China, which is likely to boost the company’s balance sheet.
Kerala announces complete Covid lockdown from July 31 to August 1
on July 29, 2021 at 10:45 am
The Centre has dispatched a six-member team to take of the situation in the state. The team is headed by Dr S K Singh, Director, National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). They will collaborate with the State Health Authorities in taking effective steps on public health.
Nearly 22 lakh bales of cotton exported to China in 2020-21 season
on July 29, 2021 at 10:44 am
Minister of State for Textiles Darshana Jardosh said the export of cotton and yarn from India to China has not stopped due to the COVID-19 pandemic. China was the second largest importer of cotton from India after Bangladesh, she said.
AI carpenter can design recreations of furniture from a few photos
on July 29, 2021 at 10:53 am
An algorithm can turn photos of wooden objects into a 3D model that is detailed enough for a skilled carpenter to replicate
Mary Kom Crashes Out Of Tokyo Olympics, Why Wasn’t She Wearing India Jersey?
on July 29, 2021 at 10:24 am
Boxing great MC Mary Kom was ousted from Tokyo Olympics after losing to Ingrit Victoria Valencia of Colombia in a split 3-2 verdict
Sold more than 10 mn units of PlayStation 5 gaming console globally: Sony
on July 29, 2021 at 10:19 am
Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced that its newest generation game console, PlayStation5 (PS5), has sold through more than 10 million units globally since its launch
Indian Sailors Continue To Languish At Bottom In Tokyo Olympics
on July 29, 2021 at 10:13 am
Ganapathy and Thakkar ended at 16th in Race 5 before pulling off a seventh-place finish in the next to occupy 17th place
USA To Play FIFA World Cup Qualifier Against Mexico In Cincinnati
on July 29, 2021 at 9:50 am
The US plays its first home match of pandemic-delayed qualifying for the 2022 World Cup against Canada on September 5
China’s OnePlus leads Indian premium smartphone market in Q2: Counterpoint
on July 29, 2021 at 9:48 am
OnePlus has emerged as the market leader in the Indian premium smartphone segment with 34 per cent market share in the April-June quarter, according to a report by Counterpoint Research
PSV Eindhoven Advance In Champions League Play-offs After 2-1 Win At Galatasaray
on July 29, 2021 at 9:44 am
PSV will next face Danish side Midtjylland in the next round