e-challan facility launched in Gurugram

Gurugram, March 4 : The Gurugram police on Sunday launched e-challan facility in the city to punish traffic rules violators, making it the first district in the state to have such a facility, a senior police officer said. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Deepak Gahlawat introduced the new system by issuing e-tickets to a few […]

PNB scam: Mauritius promises necessary action against offenders

New Delhi, March 4 : In connection with the alleged Rs 12,600-crore fraud at the state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB), also involving overseas branches, Mauritius has promised regulatory action against individuals or entities found to be linked with “fraudulent practices”. Taking cognizance of media reports about the PNB fraud by accused diamantaire Nirav Modi and […]

Over 2 lakh jobs provided in our tenure: Khattar

Chandigarh, March 4 : A day ahead of the assembly’s budget session, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Sunday that over 2 lakh people have been provided jobs during the tenure of his government. The CM’s claim comes at a time when the opposition Congress and the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) are […]

China allays fears over Belt and Road, says don’t ‘misinterpret’

By Gaurav Sharma Beijing, March 4 : China on Sunday sought to allay fears over its grand multi-billion Belt and Road project, saying suspecting the initiative as Beijing’s “geostrategic tool” is a “misinterpretation”. China, the world’s second-largest economy, aims to connect Asia, Africa and Europe through a network of highways, railways, sea lanes and ports […]

Need sectoral approach to raise women numbers in workforce: CII

New Delhi, March 4 : A sectoral approach could be a good way to increase the participation of women in the Indian workforce, industry chamber CII said on Sunday, while noting that greater female participation in the workforce would significantly boost the country’s growth as also improve socio-economic conditions. In the released research paper titled […]

Global cues to steer equity market’s direction

By Rohit Vaid Mumbai, March 4 : Further economic reforms expected from the second-half of the Budget session and volatility in global stock markets will influence the trajectory of the key Indian equity indices next week, opined analysts. Further, market observers pointed out that crude oil price fluctuations, combined with the stress being faced by […]