Labour shortage hits work: Now, Kharar flyover’s completion pushed to November

NHAI project director Krishnan Sachdeva said they were doing their best to complete the project by November end. “Due to Covid-19 lockdown, we are working with only 50% manpower, as the remaining workers have returned to their native states,” he said.

Son La court sentences defendants in exam scandal

Hoang Thi Thanh (former Chairwoman of the Farmers’ Union in Son La province’s Quynh Nhai district) and Lo Thi Truong (a resident of Son La city) were given suspended sentences of three years and 30 months. Both were freed at the first-instance trial, which began on May 21.

Sơn La court sentences 12 in exam fraud case

Trần Xuân Yến, former deputy director of the Sơn La Provincial Department of Education and Training, and Đặng Hữu Thủy, former deputy principal of Tô Hiệu High School, were sentenced to 9 and 8 years, respectively. Nguyễn Thanh Nhàn, former head of testing and quality assurance unit under the department, got 30 months behind bars, […]

Son La court sentences 12 in exam cheating scandal

Nguyen Minh Khoa, a Son La police officer; Tran Van Dien, a former officer at the Son La vocational center; Hoang Thi Thanh, former head of Quynh Nhai District’s Farmers’ Association; and Lo Thi Truong, niece of Lo Van Huynh, were given jail terms of eight years and nine years and suspensions lasting three years […]

Should you invest in Bharat Bond ETF?

Bonds have much more money invested in them worldwide than in equities, but don’t get the column inches they deserve. That’s because bond returns don’t appear as spectacular as those in stocks, but in stressful times, they are good bets – more so if state backed. So, the latest Bharat Bond ETF issue will likely […]

Operate buses to bring back workers to industrial units: TN industry body

Coimbatore Industrial Associations Forum, a federation of micro and small industry associations in the city, petitioned district collector K Rajamani on Thursday, urging to operate buses to transport the workers, who were stuck in their native districts, back to the district.They also sought a direction to banks to provide them the collateral-free loans as promised […]

Dilip Buildcon Q4 results: Profit more than doubles to Rs 191 crore

New Delhi: Highways builder Dilip Buildcon on Friday reported more than doubling of its consolidated profit to Rs 190.97 crore for the March quarter. The company had clocked a profit of Rs 84.09 crore during the corresponding period of 2018-19, it said in a BSE filing. Total consolidated income during the quarter under review rose […]

Dilip Buildcon consolidated Q4 profit more than doubles to Rs 191 crore

The company, in an investors’ presentation, said its total order book for FY20 stood at Rs 19,081.6 crore. As of March 31, 2020, over 63 percent of the orders pertained to the highways sector, while irrigation constituted around 7 percent.