Day: September 23, 2022

Tightening liquidity may force Indian banks to compete harder for deposits

MUMBAI, Sept 23 – Indian banks may be forced to compete harder to boost deposits amid tightening liquidity and rising credit demand ahead of the festive season, analysts warned. Indian banking system liquidity slipped into deficit for the first time in nearly 40 months earlier this week, prompting […]

West scrambles to bridge North-South divide aggravated by Ukraine war

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 23 – The Western argument to internationally isolate Russia over its Feb. 24 invasion of Ukraine has been simple: it breaches the founding charter of the United Nations by violating Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. Western leaders are making that case at the annual high-level […]

Moscow-held regions of Ukraine in ‘sham’ vote to join Russia

KYIV, Ukraine — Voting began in Russian-held regions of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Moscow-backed officials there said Friday as Ukrainian and United Nations officials reported evidence of war crimes during the nearly seven-month war in the country. The Kremlin-orchestrated referendums, which have been widely […]

Transport Secretary studies the dynamics of managing traffic movement on National Highway 44, and improving its conditions

RAMBAN, SEPTEMBER 23 – Secretary Transport, G Prasanna Ramaswamy made a firsthand appraisal of the relevant factors governing traffic movement on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway (NH-44) in the critical 66-km Nashri to Banihal stretch in Ramban District. The visit follows the high-level review meeting chaired by Chief Secretary to […]

Comm Secy RDD inaugurates 3-day Traditional Food Festival Aalaav at Umeed women’s Haat

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 23: Commissioner Secretary Rural Development Department & Panchyati Raj, Mandeep Kaur today inaugurated a three-day food festival at Umeed women’s Haat Boulevard here. The food festival titled as ‘Aalaav’ is being organized by J&K Rural Livelihood Mission in collaboration with Gian Foundation,IUST and SKUAST Kashmir. Divisional […]

Scheme for Special Assistance to States for Capital Investment for 2022-23

SEP 23, 2022 The Government of India has launched a Scheme Special Assistance to States for Capital Investment for 2022-23. Under this Scheme, financial assistance is provided to the States Governments in the form of 50-year interest free loan for capital investment projects. Under Part V (Optical Fibre […]

5,383 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours

SEP 23, 2022 217.26 cr Total Vaccine doses (94.73 cr Second Dose and 20.07 cr Precaution Dose) have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive 14,91,017 doses administered in last 24 hours India’s Active caseload currently stands at 45,281 Active cases stand at 0.10% Recovery Rate currently […]

PM inaugurates the National Conference of Environment Ministers of all States in Ekta Nagar, Gujarat

“India is a rapidly developing economy, and it is continuously strengthening its ecology as well” “Our forest cover has increased and wetlands are also expanding rapidly” “I urge all environment ministers to promote a circular economy as much as possible in the states” “I think that the role […]

India achieves significant landmarks in reduction of Child Mortality

Following a steady downward trend, IMR, U5MR and NMR further decline India poised to meet SDG 2030 targets of Child Mortality under leadership of Hon. Prime Minister with focused interventions, strong Centre-State partnership and dedication of health workers: Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya SEP 23, 2022 In a significant milestone, […]