INDIA FOREST COVER
An insurance plan that covers your friends too
Under this policy, customers can now cover not just their families but also their friends under one policy number.
US-China trade settlement: What's in it for India?
India and several Asian countries are not in the same league as the US when it comes to su...
Stock pick of the week: Oil India is favoured by analysts, but stagger your purchases
Oil India is enjoying the nil subsidy burden status sin...
The forgotten founders of India
Many of our republic’s founders are national icons. But beyond the inner circle, there were hundreds of others.
Coal India adheres to environmental, sustainable standards: CMD
The miner's comment came after the CAG of India, in a report, said that six, out of seven coal producing subsidiaries of CIL, did not formulate environmental policies as mandated by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change. The world's largest coal miner is expecting to achieve a double digit growth in production for January 2020.
PM Modi continues 'safa' tradition, sports saffron 'bandhej' turban on 71st Republic Day
Wearing his traditional kurta pajama and jacket, PM Modi paid homage to the fallen soldiers at the newly-built National War Memorial here on the Republic Day for the first time instead of the Amar Jawan Jyoti beneath the India Gate arch.
India's military might, cultural heritage to be on display at Rajpath on Sunday
Anti-satellite weapon Shakthi, Army's battle tank Bhishma, infantry combat vehicles and newly inducted Chinook and Apache helicopters of the Indian Air Force will be part of the grand military parade. The national capital has been brought under a massive ground-to-air security cover, with thousands of police and paramilitary personnel keeping a hawk-eye vigil.
PM Narendra Modi to lay wreath at National War Memorial on R-Day for the first time
Amar Jawan Jyoti is symbolised by an inverted bayonet and soldier's helmet over it with an eternal flame burning beside it. It was built in 1972 underneath the India Gate arch to commemorate soldiers martyred in the Indo-Pak War of 1971. Tri-Services chiefs pay respect on occasions of national importance like Independence Day, Republic Day at the Amar Jawan Jyoti.
ET Graphics: Forest cover growing, but tall target ahead
According to the India State of the Forest Report 2019, the country’s forest cover now stands at 7,12,259 sq km. India’s green cover was 21.54% in 2017 and 21.34% in 2015.
Do not reduce liquor quota to 1 from 2: ACI to India
Airports Council International (ACI) Asia-Pacific has also requested India to not reduce the quota of liquor bottle that an international flier is allowed to buy at duty-free stores at airports.
Lens on motor covers may aid buyers
Insurance company officials say that fining brokers for dealing with select companies could now open up the business for two dozen companies. Customers could benefit if upstart companies start quoting low rates to get a toehold in the motor business.
Prakash Javadekar releases India State of Forest Report
"In the present assessment, the total forest and tree cover of the country is 80.73 million hectares which is 24.56 per cent of the geographical area of the country," said Javadekar at the event.
Dalal Street week ahead: Protect profits ahead of F&O expiry & Budget
In the last two sessions, the up-move has come with a net reduction in open interest.
Maruti Suzuki launches sports variant of Ciaz sedan
Ciaz S comes with signature dual-tone sporty exteriors and intense black accentuations on side and rear under body spoilers, trunk lid spoiler, ORVM cover and front fog lamp garnish, the company said.
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