2020-07-25 12:38:40| The Economic Times
India had only one lab for testing samples for the disease in January but it has now increased the number to 1,301, including private labs. The Health Ministry said revised guidelines by ICMR and all-round efforts by states also aided in widespread testing. Till Friday, a total of 1,58,49,068 tests for COVID-19 had been done in the country.
2020-07-24 18:48:12| The Economic Times
Apart from LNG, the government's focus is to take ethanol economy from the present Rs 20,000 crore to Rs 1 lakh crore, Road Transport, Highways and MSME Minister Gadkari said while addressing the members from European Economic Group on 'Sustainable Transport and MSMEs' through video conference.
2020-07-24 14:20:15| The Economic Times
Growth in large borrower stressed advances declined by 8.5% at the end of March 2020, bad loans in this category fell 7%. Large borrowers accounted for 51.3% of loans and 78.3% of gross bad loans for banks in March 2020. While the top 100 borrowers accounted for 17.5% of gross advances but only 12.6% of gross bad loans.
2020-07-24 14:02:30| The Economic Times
The petitioner argued that about 300 people have been invited at a single place on August 5 and that may cause violation of the Centre and the Uttar Pradesh government anti-COVID protocol stipulating observance of "social and physical distancing". The bench, however, junked the petition, dismissing Gokhale's fear of violation of anti-COVID protocols.
2020-07-24 13:24:26| The Economic Times
Silver, however, declined by Rs 109 to Rs 62,262 per kg, from Rs 62,371 per kg on Thursday.