Daily Archives: February 3, 2018

CRISIL, SIDBI Launch India First MSE Sentiment Index


The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Shri Arun Jaitley launched CriSidEx , India’s first sentiment index for micro and small enterprises ( MSEs) developed jointly by CRISIL & SIDBI.

CriSidEx is a composite index based on a diffusion index of 8 parameters and measures MSE business sentiment on a scale of 0 (extremely negative ) to 200 ( … Read More

L&T Construction bags orders worth 2,275 Cr

Larsen & Toubro Ltd

Industrial conglomerate Larsen and Toubro on Friday said its construction arm has bagged orders worth Rs 2,275 crore across various business segments.It has received orders worth Rs 1,255 crore in the water and effluent treatment business for projects in Bengaluru and Madhya Pradesh, the company said in a regulatory filing to the BSE.

In the power transmission… Read More

MRPL registered Q3 net profit at 970 Cr net up 71%


Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL) has registered a profit-after-tax of 970 crore in the third quarter of 2017-18 against a profit of 567 crore in the corresponding period of 2016-17, recording a growth of 71.07 per cent.

GRM (gross refining margin) of the refinery for the third quarter of 2017-18 stood at $9.27 a barrel against $7.43… Read More

India beat Australia for record fourth U-19 WC title

India beat Australia

India on Saturday lifted a record fourth U-19 World Cup trophy after an eight-wicket rout of Australia in the final, underlining their dominant run in the tournament and giving Rahul Dravid the biggest success of his coaching career
as it has been the case through out the tournament, India had all their bases covered with bowlers’ bouncing backing to … Read More

Modi book Exam Warriors to be released by Sushma Swaraj

Exam Warriors

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written a book “Exam Warriors” to inspire youth to face the difficult moments of examinations and life with fresh and new energy.

The book will be released by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at a function in New Delhi today . The book is published by Penguin India. In his monthly radio talk- ‘Mann Ki… Read More

Action Plan for Modernization of Indian Railways

Indian Railways

Minister of State for Railways Shri RajenGohain has informed that it is the continual endeavor of Indian Railways (IR) to take measures for modernization of railway passenger coaches, strengthening and upgradation of security infrastructure and stations and improvement of catering facilities. Following steps have been taken/ are being taken for… Read More

Haryana, UP sign reciprocal transport agreement

Haryana, UP sign

The Governments of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh signed a reciprocal transport agreement under which their buses will ply over 1.16 lakh km daily in each other’s territories.The agreement was signed in the presence of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar and his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanath at the inauguration day of the 32nd Surajkund… Read More

NBCC to Construct 65-Storey Twin-Tower Trade Centre in Guwahati


NBCC, a Navratna CPSE under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), Govt. of India, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Assam on 2nd February 2018 for the construction of a Twin-Tower Trade Centre in Guwahati valued at approx. Rs 1950 Crores.

The MoU was signed between Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD, on the behalf of NBCC … Read More