Watch: Indian Army soldiers deployed in Siachen cast their votes for Lok Sabha election 2019

On Thursday the Army had said, “Soldiers on active duty  at Siachen & LOC enthusiastically participate in the democratic process of election and cast their votes as Service Voters through a first-of-its-kind facility by Election Commission of India in such remote areas of the Union.”

Indian Bourses Tumble Trailing Weak Global Cues, Sensex Plunges 404 Points in Opening Trading

The companies that pulled down the indices include Reliance Industries, which fell 2.13 percent. Banks too dragged the index lower, with key banking shares such as Bandhan Bank, HDFC, Kotak Bank, and Axis bank trading in the red. Weakness in information technology stocks like Infosys and Tata Consultancy also led to a weak trading on […]

Two Indian States at Odds Over Probe Into Bollywood Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s Death

IPS officer Binay Tiwari reached Mumbai today from patna on official duty to lead the police team there but he has been forcibly quarantined by BMC officials at 11pm today.He was not provided accommodation in the IPSMess despite request and was staying in a guest house in Goregaw pic.twitter.com/JUPFRpqiGE

Indian Stock Markets, Currency Crash As Lockdown Fears Return Amid Skyrocketing COVID-19 Cases

India has surpassed United Kingdom to rank fourth in terms of coronavirus cases. India registered around 11,000 cases in a single day on Thursday — which is the highest count ever. The total caseload now stands at 297,535 according to India’s Ministry of Health Affairs.

Textile and electronics hardest hit in pandemic: official

Việt Nam’s Government was supporting the two sectors with trade facilitation measures as both are export-oriented sectors. It had allowed the opening of the border for goods trading and was willing to issue electronic certificates of origin for goods to make it easier for companies to export and import, she said.

Top Indian ministers in hospital as virus cases breach 50,000 for fifth day

The health ministry said on Twitter that the country’s drugs authorities had allowed Serum Institute of India, the world’s largest manufacturer of vaccines by volume, to conduct clinical trials of a vaccine candidate developed by Oxford University and AstraZeneca Plc.

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VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES AUGUST 3

Vietnam is currently the 16th-largest trade partner of New Zealand and the two countries boast many advantages from supplementing each other. New Zealand has high demand for importing garments and textiles, footwear, wood, tropical farm produce, and seafood, which are strengths of Vietnam, while Vietnam needs to import milk and dairy products, wine, lamb, fruit, […]

No global tenders for Rs 200 crore worth projects to benefit local telecom gear makers

NEW DELHI: Domestic telecom equipment makers said discouraging global companies for tenders worth below Rs 200 crore would benefit local companies in bidding by multiple public sector companies under the railways ministry as well as departments of telecommunications and power. “The move will definitely help Indian companies to bid in many projects which are below […]

Rupee rises 15 paise to 74.69 against US dollar in early trade

Indian rupee surged 15 paise to 74.69 against the American dollar in early deals on Friday tracking weakness in the greenback.At the interbank forex market, the rupee opened at 74.74, gained further ground and touched 74.69 against the US dollar, up 15 paise over its last close of 74.84. Meanwhile, the dollar index, which gauges […]