SEBI Unveils Framework For Mobilising Gold Exchanges

Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has unveiled a framework for making operational gold exchanges which will facilitate trading of yellow metal in the form of electronic gold receipts (EGRs). The stock exchanges interested in EGRs may apply to SEBI for approval of trading in the new segment, the regulator …

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Coronavirus India Updates: India Records 1,79,723 Cases, 146 Deaths

India saw a single-day rise of 1,79,723 coronavirus infections taking the total tally to 3,57,07,727, including 4,033 cases of the Omicron variant reported across 27 states and union territories so far, according to data updated by the Union Health Ministry on Monday. The number of active cases has increased to …

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BSF airlifts 4 critically ill patients from J&K’s Tangdhar after snowfall leads to closure of only road

On Sunday, the Border Security Force airlifted four critically ill patients, including one BSF personnel, from Tangdhar sector in Jammu and Kashmir after heavy snowfall resulted in closure of the only road from the area to the headquarters of the Kupwara district. The four patients were taken in a helicopter …

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Petrol, Diesel prices today: Fuel rates kept unchanged on January 10

The state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) have kept the prices of petrol and diesel unchanged across the country on January 8, 2022. Fuel prices have maintained stability for over two months now. Notably, fuel prices have maintained stability since the Central government slashed the excise duty on petrol and diesel …

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NEET PG Counselling 2021-Supreme Court To Announce Orders On EWS Quota Today

The Supreme Court will pronounce the judgement on Other Backward Class (OBC) and Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) quota in PG all India quota seats (MBBS/BDS and MD/MS/MDS) case on Friday (January 7). The special bench of justices- Justice DY Chandrachud and Justice AS Bopanna will pronounce the verdict at 10:30 AM today.

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Bihar: Schools, Educational Institutions, Hostels To Remain Close Till January 21

Amid rising COVID-19 cases, the Bihar government on Thursday announced that all schools, colleges, coaching centres, and hostels will remain closed till January 21. “All schools, colleges, coaching centres, and hostels will remain closed till January 21,” the Bihar government said. The government and private offices will function with a …

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Delhi High Court stays Amazon-Future arbitration over Reliance deal

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the Amazon-Future arbitration which is going on before a three-member arbitral tribunal over the latter’s Rs 24,500-crore deal with Reliance. It also stayed a single judge’s January 4 order dismissing the Future Group’s two pleas seeking a direction to the arbitration tribunal to …

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Covid scare: Complete lockdown ruled out in Maharashtra, govt mulls augmented restrictions

With the number of Covid cases rising rapidly in Maharashtra, the state government is considering augmented restrictions, instead of a complete lockdown, said Health Minister Rajesh Tope. The decision was taken at a Covid review meeting chaired by Deputy CM Ajit Pawar, “In light of the growing number of Covid …

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Sensex, Nifty Extend Gains For Fourth Straight Session

The Indian equity benchmarks continued to surge on Wednesday after a cautious start led by gains in banking and financial stocks. The 30-share BSE Sensex climbed 367 points or 0.61 per cent to close at 60,223, while the broader NSE Nifty settled 120 points or 0.67 per cent higher at …

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Coronavirus Updates : Over 58,000 New Covid Cases In India, 2,135 Total Omicron Cases

India reported 58,097 fresh COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, 55 per cent higher than the previous day’s 37,379 cases. In order to deal with the surge, the government is speeding up vaccination drives across the country. Those in the age group 15-18 are now being inoculated. The number of deaths climbed …

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