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13 September, 2018 9:18 AM Haryana Government Reduces Power Tariff In The State

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday announced a reduction in electricity tariff in the state. The Chief Minister made the announcement in the state assembly and said that the varying slabs of rebates for households consuming up to 500 units of electricity per month. According to the revised tariff in Haryana, consumers using up to 50 units 84

13 September, 2018 4:04 AM Ganesh Chaturthi: Ganpati Bappa And His Love For Modak Has A Story

Come Ganesh Chaturthi and modak or laddu can be seen on sweet shops all across the country. Modak, a sweet dumpling, is offered to the Ganesha idol and also received as prasad during the 10-day festival that reveres Lord Ganesha, the god of new beginnings and the remover of obstacles. Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayak Chaturthi festivities begins today on September 62

5 September, 2018 3:32 AM Typhoon Jebi kills at least nine in Japan, boats move tourists from flooded airport

TOKYO: A powerful typhoon killed at least nine people in western Japan and an airport company started to transfer some 3,000 stranded passengers by boats, public broadcaster NHK said on Wednesday, and more than a million homes were without power. Jebi, or "swallow" in Korean, was briefly a super typhoon and is the most powerful storm to hit Japan in 25 years 193

1 September, 2018 11:32 PM CNG, Piped Cooking Gas Prices Hiked In Delhi

CNG price was on Saturday hiked by 63 paise per kg and piped cooking gas rates by Rs 1.11 in the national capital following a record fall in the Indian rupee against the US dollar, Indraprastha Gas Ltd said. The new consumer price of Rs 42.60 per kg in Delhi and Rs 49.30 per kg in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad would be effective from midnight tonight 134

1 September, 2018 8:34 AM PM Narendra Modi To Launch India Post Payments Bank Today: 5 Things To Know

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) on Saturday. The event is scheduled to be held at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi, along with simultaneous launch events at 650 branches and 3,250 access points that will go live today, according an official statement said. Payments banks aim to further financial inclusion by providing 86

31 August, 2018 5:39 AM Google Assistant Is Now Bilingual

Google's Assistant is picking up the ability to speak with you in two languages without having to switch accounts. Now Google Home and Android smartphone owners will be able to speak in any two of the following languages: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Japanese. The Google Assistant will reply in the language of the query it's answering 111

30 August, 2018 8:20 AM CEOs of top US companies made 312 times more than their workers in 2017

According to the researchers, the exponential growth in CEO pays is not by virtue of their contribution to economic output but by virtue of their position The average salary of chief executive officers (CEOs) of the top 350 firms in US was $18.9 million a year in 2017, while a typical worker took home $62,431, a study has revealed. In comparison 200

28 August, 2018 1:02 PM Janmashtami 2018: 7 Traditional Sweets To Celebrate Janmashtami

India is often called the land of festivals. From Eid, to Onam and to Rakhi, the season of festivals is indeed here and the next celebration we are keenly looking forward to is that of Janmashtami. Janmashtami is one of the most widely celebrated festivals of the subcontinent, and this year it would be celebrated on 2nd September 2018. Janmashtami marks 130

14 August, 2018 12:51 PM Those attending Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort to get a special gift this year

Those attending the Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort this year will get a special gift - handfans or pankha made by tribals. The Ministry of Defence had placed an order for 1000 handfans made by tribals to be distributed for the invitees. The idea was mooted by Trifed of Ministry of Tribal Affairs to promote the tribal product and at the same time help the invitees 62

3 August, 2018 2:16 PM Adani Group wins licence to sell gas in 11 cities

Adani Group has won a license to sell gas in 11 cities for households and vehicle use - the Petroleum and Natural Gas Board (PNGRB) said in a statement on Friday. Adani Gas will sell gas on its own in six cities and in a joint venture with Indian Oil Corp in five cities, PNGRB said. Indian Oil Corp will sell compressed natural gas and piped cooking gas in four cities 52