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Google releases a report on Political advertising from India; spend since Feb 19, 2019 is over Rs.3.76 crore

Submitted by dhananjay on Thu, 04/04/2019 - 20:48

Mumbai: Google has released a report on Political advertising from India which indicates spend of Rs.37,616,400. This data represents total spend by verified advertisers since Feb 19, 2019. Top advertisers shown in the report are as below

Reserve Bank of India imposes Rs 20 million penalty on Punjab National Bank

Submitted by dhananjay on Wed, 03/27/2019 - 22:46

Mumbai : As per the press release from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), it has imposed by an order dated February 25, 2019, a monetary penalty of ₹ 20 million (Rupees Twenty Million) on Punjab National Bank for non-compliance with various directions issued by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on time-bound implementation and strengthening of SWIFT-related operational controls.

India Joins Select Group of Nations, Destroys Live Satellite in Low Earth Orbit

Submitted by dhananjay on Wed, 03/27/2019 - 22:25

New Delhi : Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) today successfully conducted an Anti-Satellite (A-SAT) missile test ‘Mission Shakti’ from the Dr AP J Abdul Kalam Island in Odisha. A DRDO-developed Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) Interceptor Missile successfully engaged an Indian orbiting target satellite in Low Earth Orbit (LEO) in a ‘Hit to Kill’ mode. The interceptor missile was a three-stage missile with two solid rocket boosters. Tracking data from range sensors has confirmed that the mission met all its objectives.

Advisory on fraudulent websites of Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (KUSUM) Scheme

Submitted by dhananjay on Mon, 03/18/2019 - 20:08

New Delhi : The Government of India has recently approved scheme for farmers for installation of solar pumps and grid connected solar power plants. Administrative Approval for the scheme has been issued by the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) on 08.03.2019. DISCOMs and State Nodal agencies shall be implementing this scheme for which the detailed guidelines will be issued shortly.