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Rights body moves HC for legal aid to NRC excluded people

Guwahati, March 1 | A rights body on Monday has approached the Gauhati High Court seeking apposite legal aid for those left out in...

K’taka Cong seeks account of relief aid to Covid-hit people

Mangaluru, Feb 28 | Lashing out at the BJP government in Karnataka for its failure to contain the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the...

Uruguay thanks China for Covid vaccine aid

Montevideo, Feb 27 | Uruguayan President Luis Lacalle Pou has expressed appreciation to China for sending coronavirus vaccine to this South American country. Pou...

Ashwin wants Indians to be proud of winning on pitches that...

Chennai, Feb 16 | India off-spinner R Ashwin said on Tuesday that Indian cricketing fraternity needs to magnanimously deflect away criticism of Indian cricket...

India opens new trade route to aid Nepal get fertiliser from...

By Mahua VenkateshNew Delhi, Feb 15 | In what could prove to be a big relief for Nepal, New Delhi has decided to open...

Sitharaman hands over aid to 7.46L tea garden workers in Assam

Guwahati, Feb 6 | Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday distributed Rs 3,000 each to 7,46,667 tea garden workers in Assam under the...

Sonu Sood to pitch in with housing aid for mistreated elderly...

Mumbai, Feb 1 | Actor Sonu Sood will organise residential accommodation for a group of elderly people whose video of being mistreated had gone...

Humanitarians deeply concerned over lack of aid for Tigray: UN

United Nations, Jan 14 | There is deep concern about the plight of hundreds of thousands of the estimated 2.3 million people in Ethiopia's...

BJP urges RBI to aid Mumbai societies redevelopment

By Quaid NajmiMumbai, Jan 7 | Given the major problems confronting the redevelopment of some 5,800 old and dilapidated buildings in Mumbai, the opposition...

Humanitarian aid starts trickling into Ethiopia’s Tigray: UN

United Nations, Dec 24 | Humanitarian assistance has started to gradually trickle into Ethiopia's Tigray region although access is limited in areas where conflict...

Argentine president highlights official aid plans mitigating pandemic effects

Buenos Aires, Dec 21 | Argentine President Alberto Fernandez highlighted multiple official aid plans set to mitigate the social effects of the Covid-19 pandemic.Without...

Argentine President highlights official aid plans

Buenos Aires, Dec 20 | Argentine President Alberto Fernandez has highlighted multiple official aid plans set to mitigate the social effects of the Covid-19...

SC seeks AG’s aid to see if NGT ambit can span...

New Delhi, Dec 15 | The Supreme Court on Tuesday sought assistance of Attorney General K.K. Venugopal to examine whether the jurisdiction of the...

Central team to asses flood damage in Karnataka for aid

Bengaluru, Dec 13 | An inter-ministerial central team arrived here to assess the damage and loss caused by floods in Karnataka after heavy rains...

J&K power sector to receive Rs 11,000 cr financial aid

Srinagar, Dec 12 | A loan assistance of Rs 11,024.47 crore has been approved for Jammu & Kashmir under the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan (liquidity...

Estonian govt to continue crisis aid measures

Tallinn, Dec 9 | The Estonian government has decided to continue in the coming year to implement the crisis aid measures during the initial...

Visa, ICICI Bank tie-up to aid fintechs

Mumbai, Nov 23 | Digital payments major Visa on Monday announced a collaboration with ICICI Bank on its 'Visa in a Box' programme for...

India provides food aid to South Sudan

New Delhi, Nov 20 | : India Navy Ship Airavat, carrying food for South Sudan, reached the Port of Mombasa in Kenya on Friday...

Brazilian Senate passes aid package for public transit

Brasilia, Nov 19 | Brazil's Senate has approved a bill to provide 4 billion reals ($755 million) to aid the country's struggling public transportation...

Safdarjung gets 15 ventilators beds, higher ICU capacity as Centre releases...

By Ashish SrivastavaNew Delhi, Nov 18 | : The Centre-run Safdarjung hospital has started its fourth dedicated ICU facility after it received 15 ventilator...

Goa CM comes to aid of stranded Uttarakhand man

Panaji, Nov 16 | Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has come to the aid of an Uttarakhand resident stranded at Madgaon railway station in...

Brazil to extend emergency financial aid

Brasilia, Nov 13 | If Brazil witnesses a second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, the government will once again extend emergency aid to the...

Italy launches new aid package for businesses, workers

Rome, Nov 8 | The Italian government announced that it has issued a new decree to increase aid to families and businesses struck by...

Greek PM pledges swift aid to Samos Island after 6.7-magnitude quake

Athens, Nov 1 | Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis pledged immediate and full support to the residents of Samos Island in the Aegean Sea,...

Bengaluru: Yediyurappa announces Rs 25K aid for rain-hit families

Bengaluru, Oct 24 | A day after South Bengaluru was battered by heavy rains, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Saturday announced a compensation...

Flood-hit Karnataka seeks Rs 10,000 crore aid from Centre

Bengaluru, Oct 23 | Karnataka sought Rs 10,000 crore special package from the Central government for relief and rehabilitation works in dozen flood-hit districts...

K’taka CM surveys flood-hit districts, assures more aid

Bengaluru, Oct 22 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Wednesday conducted an aerial survey of flood-hit districts in the state's northern region and...

West Bengal announces Rs 2 cr aid for flood-hit Telangana

Hyderabad, Oct 20 | West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday announced Rs 2 crore financial assistance to Telangana for relief and rehabilitation...

K’taka CM reassures relief aid to flood-hit districts

Bengaluru, Oct 18 | Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Sunday reassured financial compensation to the people of north Karnataka reeling under flash floods...

UN, partners plan aid for people displaced by Syria wildfires

United Nations, Oct 13 | The UN and its humanitarian partners have coordinated with authorities in Syria to develop a contingency response plan after...

Murdered priest’s last rites performed as govt announces Rs 10 lakh...

Jaipur, Oct 10 | After protesting for over 24 hours, the last rites of the murdered temple priest in Rajasthan's Karauli district were performed...

ICMR receives Rs 2.5 cr aid from Fortis

New Delhi, Sep 26 | Private health care major Fortis Healthcare handed over a cheque of Rs 2.5 crore to Indian Council of Medical...

EU adopts new rules for state aid to reduce CO2 emissions

Brussels, Sep 22 | The European Commission has unveiled new guidelines enabling state aid to prevent polluting industries from moving to non-EU countries where...

‘Amid Covid woes Mondayjoining to aid small firms in recruitment’

New Delhi, Sep 21 | Even as the pandemic has severely hit the job scenario in the country, Amit Khanduja, the founder of the...

Steps taken by Delhi govt to provide aid to widows: HC

New Delhi, Sep 21 | The Delhi High Court on Monday observed that the state government has taken adequate steps to provide financial assistance...

Assam to provide free transplant aid for children

Guwahati, Sep 19 | The Assam government will provide 100 per cent free medical support for liver, kidney, and bone marrow transplantation to children...

‘Instead of exploiting Covid-19, India provided int’l aid’

By Arul LouisNew York, Sep 15 | India's Permanent Representative to the UN, T.S. Tirumurti said that while some countries were taking advantage of...

Yogi to give aid for running ODOP stores

Lucknow, Sep 13 | The Yogi Adityanath government will now provide financial assistance to artisans whose products are selected for display and sale on...

Israeli Parliament approves $2.1bn plan to aid economy

Tel Aviv, Sep 8 | The Israeli Parliament has approved a plan to support and accelerate the country's coronavirus-hit economy, a spokesperson said.The plan...

Assam to give financial aid to 2,00,000 youths to boost entrepreneurship

Guwahati, Sep 4 | Ahead of next year's Assembly polls, the Assam government in a bid to encourage entrepreneurship has decided to provide Rs...

Brazil extends emergency aid to workers till 2020 end

Brasilia, Sep 2 | Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro announced that he was extending emergency financial aid to workers affected by the coronavirus pandemic, through...

French PM announces two-bln-euro aid to culture sector

Paris, Aug 26 | French Prime Minister Jean Castex on Wednesday announced a two-billion-euro (2.36 billion US dollars) rescue plan to support the country's...

12 yrs after 26/11, youngest survivor seeks promised aid (IANS Special)

Mumbai, Aug 24 | A 9-year old girl, who was shot in her leg during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks in 2008...

UN continues food, aid delivery in Beirut

United Nations, Aug 22 | A UN spokesman said that the world body was continuing with the distribution of food, medical protective gear...

Kejriwal meets deceased firefighter’s family, offers Rs 1 cr aid

New Delhi, Aug 20 | Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday met the family of deceased firefighter Amit Kumar Balyan, who lost his...

China’s medical team to aid COVID-19 fight in Sudan, Guinea

Beijing, Aug 19 | A medical team on Wednesday departed from east China's Anhui Province to aid the anti-epidemic fight in South Sudan and...

UN agencies continue aid delivery to Beirut blast survivors

United Nations, Aug 14 | UN agencies have continued aiding survivors of the August 4 Beirut port explosions by delivering medicine, health services, food,...

UN assessing Beirut needs as emergency aid arrives

United Nations, Aug 12 | Aid arrivals are increasing in Lebanon as the United Nations continues its assessment of Beirut's emergency needs following last...

US stocks end mixed as investors focus on COVID-19 aid

New York, Aug 11 | Wall Street's major averages ended mixed as investors eyed fiscal stimulus in the United States amid the COVID-19 crisis.On...

Rain-hit K’taka seeks Rs 4k cr relief aid from PM

Bengaluru, Aug 11 | The Karnataka government has appealed for a special financial aid of Rs 4,000 crore from the Central government to fund...

Business

Petrol prices unchanged across metros for 8th day

New Delhi, March 7 | Oil marketing companies (OMC) kept fuel prices unchanged for the eighth consecutive day across the four metros on Sunday.In...