women safety


Govt likely to make GPS mandatory in feature phones

Feb 13 2018

The move will enable the government to roll out panic button facility on mobile phones, aimed at helping women in distress.

Himacahal CM launches 'Shakti' app for women's safety

Jan 26 2018

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur launched the 'Shakti' app, which comes with a panic button, for women's safety.

DCW chief meets President over women safety situation

Dec 09 2017

Swati Maliwal met Ram Nath Kovind and briefed him on issues related to women safety and the growing menace of illegal drugs and liquor being sold in the capital.

No odd-even sans exceptions, can't risk women's safety: AAP

Nov 11 2017

The Aam Aadmi Party said that the odd-even scheme cannot be implemented without exceptions and the safety of women cannot be risked.

Western Railway's RPF launches app for women's safety

Nov 03 2017

"It has location updation feature as well, which allows the RPF Control Center to view the commuter's updated locations until she reaches at a safe destination."

Restro, bars serving liquor to underage customers to face govt action

Apr 18 2017

The direction was issued by Baijal at the meeting of Task Force on Women Safety, held at Raj Niwas here.

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US dollar ends higher against rupee

Mumbai: The US dollar ended sharply higher against the rupee at 64.21/22 per dollar and the pound sterling also finished higher at Rs 90.34/36 per pound at the close of the Interbank Foreign Exchange (forex) market here today.

Following are the Interbank forex and RBI rates: (In Rs per unit) Unit   Interbank   RBI Reference US Dollar  64.21/22  US Dollar  Rs 63.9097 Pound Sterling  90.34/36  Euro       Rs 80.1683 Euro   80.18/20 Japanese Yen (100) 60.50/52



Approves Allotment Of 24.9 Mn Shares On Preferential Basis To 8 Investors

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To invest in Zoomcar India, Zoomcar Inc, U.S.

To invest Rs 176 cr in Zoomcar India

Initial investment in Zoomcar India likely to be completed by Feb 20

Additional investment in Zoomcar India expected to be completed by Aug 31

Co’s stake to increase to 16%


RBI inspection had found diversion of funds within group firms

Funds to the tune of Rs 525 cr given to intermediary borrowing cos

Religare Finvest increased corporate loan book against RBI’s directions

RBI has asked for clarity on rollover of fixed deposits with a bank

Findings suggested continued weakness of internal controls

Economic Times Reports


SC Allows Sale Of Fortis Health Shares Pledged With Lenders

SC allows Axis Bank, Yes Bank to sell, transfer pledged share of Fortis

Earlier, SC had restrained financial institutions from selling pledged shares

Business Standard Reports


Granted European GMP certification from Hungarian regulators for Mfg plant at Goa

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