Virtual Tour to display 639 art-works of iconic artist, Government News, ET Government

[ad_1] The National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) is to commemorate the 115th birth anniversary of Ramkinkar Baij on May 26 by hosting a virtual tour. As many as 639 artworks created by the iconic artist and from reserve collections of the NGMA will be displayed in a series of five different themes, including portrait, … Read more Virtual Tour to display 639 art-works of iconic artist, Government News, ET Government

meeSeva AP to be absorbed into AP Grama Sachivalayam, Government News, ET Government

[ad_1] By T Radhakrishna In a major development, meeSeva, a government-to-citizen (G2C) initiative under the National e-Governance Plan in Andhra Pradesh, is to be absorbed into AP grama sachivalayam at all gram panchayats in the state. A decision to this effect was taken by the Andhra Pradesh government headed by its Chief Minister recently after … Read more meeSeva AP to be absorbed into AP Grama Sachivalayam, Government News, ET Government

Inflation outlook highly uncertain: RBI Governor | Business

[ad_1] May 22, 2020, 11:28AM ISTSource: Times Now RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday said the inflation outlook is highly uncertain. “Amidst the encircling gloom agriculture and allied activities have, however, provided a beacon of hope on the back of an increase of 3.7% in food grain production to a new record, “Das said. “Industrial … Read more Inflation outlook highly uncertain: RBI Governor | Business

GDP growth in 2020-21 to be in negative territory: RBI Governor | Business

[ad_1] May 22, 2020, 11:18AM ISTSource: Times Now RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said the GDP growth in 2020-21 is expected to remain in the negative category. While addressing a press conference, he said, “The GDP growth in 2020-21 is expected to remain in the negative category with some pick up in second half.” He further … Read more GDP growth in 2020-21 to be in negative territory: RBI Governor | Business

RBI extends moratorium on EMIs by 3 months | Business

[ad_1] May 22, 2020, 11:05AM ISTSource: Times Now RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das announced measures to improve the functioning of markets. RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said, “Three-month moratorium we allowed on term loans and working capitals we allowed certain relaxations. In view of the extension of the lockdown and continuing disruption on account of COVID-19, these … Read more RBI extends moratorium on EMIs by 3 months | Business

RBI Repo Rate: RBI slashes repo rate by 40 basis points from 4.4% to 4% | Business

[ad_1] May 22, 2020, 10:56AM ISTSource: Times Now RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said, “The repo rate cut by 40 basis points from 4.4 % to 4%. Reverse repo rate stands reduced to 3.35%.” “We are trying to be proactive in responding to the current situation.” Das further added, “India’s foreign exchange reserves have increased by … Read more RBI Repo Rate: RBI slashes repo rate by 40 basis points from 4.4% to 4% | Business

How lockdown reveals actual state of e-education in India, Government News, ET Government

[ad_1] By Sumbul Jahangeer The thought of skipping college and studying from home has always sounded exciting—until you consider the logistics. How feasible it is to take a class at home while spending time with the family, instead of travelling far to attend college? Though e-learning is not a new phenomenon, the outbreak of Covid-19 … Read more How lockdown reveals actual state of e-education in India, Government News, ET Government

Sanitising vehicles: An emerging business opportunity as markets open post lockdown | Business

Sanitising vehicles: An emerging business opportunity as markets open post lockdown | Business

  May 20, 2020, 01:41PM ISTSource: ANI   So now with the gradual opening up after nearly two months of the COVID-19 imposed lockdown, businesses are looking at opportunities like ‘vehicle sanitisation’ to get back on track. A car cleaning venture in the national capital, whose results had turned sluggish has revamped itself to cater … Read more Sanitising vehicles: An emerging business opportunity as markets open post lockdown | Business

Making work from home permanent could have serious consequences, says Satya Nadella | Business

[ad_1] May 18, 2020, 11:55AM ISTSource: TOI.in Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has warned that making remote work permanent could have serious consequences for social interaction and mental health for workers as virtual video calls cannot replace in-person meetings. Nadella said that an all-remote setup would be “replacing one dogma with another dogma”. His comment came … Read more Making work from home permanent could have serious consequences, says Satya Nadella | Business

How to kick start regional economy in post Covid-19 world amid influx of migrants to home states, Government News, ET Government

[ad_1] By Pragya Bhawsar and Nachiket Gosavi The World Health Organization (WHO) says that post-World War II, Covid-19 pandemic may be the only time that the world came to a grinding halt. Economists predict that even the financial meltdown of 2008 did not have such a far-reaching impact on the world economy. To break the … Read more How to kick start regional economy in post Covid-19 world amid influx of migrants to home states, Government News, ET Government