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Launching of Shram Bharati

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Labour and Employment (I/C), Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar launching a book ‘Shram Bharati’, at a function, in New Delhi on October 16, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Labour & Employment, Smt. M. Sathiyavathy and other dignitaries are also seen.

Posted Date :  17-10-17

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MECL Celebrates Foundation day

NAGPUR: MECL has completed 46 glorious years of the its existance on October 15 , 2017 . On this occasion ,Annual Sports Day organised at the MECL Headquarters .  

Posted Date :  16-10-17

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Mudra Promotion Campaign

Muzaffarpur : The Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New and Renewable Energy, Shri Raj Kumar Singh presenting the documents to beneficiaries, at the Mudra Promotion Campaign, in Muzaffarpur, Bihar on October 13, 2017.  

Posted Date :  14-10-17

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NHPC pays dividend of Rs.1984.61 crore

NEW DELHI: Shri Balraj Joshi, CMD, NHPC Limited handing over dividend payout bank advice for an amount of Rs. 76.43 crore to Shri R. K. Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy in the presence of Shri Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Secretary (Power), Govt. of I

Posted Date :  14-10-17

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CHAIRMAN CIL VISITS MCL

SAMBALPUR: Shri. Gopal Singh, Chairman, CIL visited Bhuvaneswari OCP and Lingraj OCP in Talcher of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) .Shri Singh then chaired an interactive session with workers, staff and executives of Talcher, MCL.

Posted Date :  14-10-17

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POWERGRID declares total dividend of Rs. 2275.74 Crore

New Delhi: New Delhi . Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. the Navratna has declared final dividend of Rs. 1752.59 Crore in addition to Rs. 523.15 Crore of interim dividend for the Financial Year 2016-17 i.e. aggregating to ? 2275.74 Crore. A cheque of Rs. 980.73 Crore towards final dividen

Posted Date :  13-10-17

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Global Renewable Energy Investors Meet

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New and Renewable Energy, Shri Raj Kumar Singh, the Minister for Infrastructure and Sustainable Development, Republic of Kiribati, Mr. Ruateki Tekaiara, the French Ambassador to India, Mr. Alexandre Ziegler and the Secretary, Ministry of New &

Posted Date :  13-10-17

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MRPL team visits Maquritius

MANGLORE: A high powered Team from MRPL was led by Shri H.Kumar MD, MRPL was in Republic of Maquritius to further the business opportunities.They met with Mr. Showkatally Shodhum, the Acting Prime Minister and Mr. Ashit Gungah, Minister of Industry of Commerce & Industries of Republic of Mauritiu

Posted Date :  10-10-17

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SCCL power plant PLF eighth best

Jaipur: The 2×600 MW thermal power station of Singareni Collieries Company Ltd. (SCCL) near Jaipur in Mancherial district has been adjudged as the eighth best thermal power generation station in the country during the first half of the current financial year based on its plant load factor (PLF)

Posted Date :  09-10-17

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NALCO celebrates Senior Citizens Week

Bhubaneswar: “The founding architects of NALCO and Nalconians have not only paved way for the establishment of this Navratna entity through their visionary outlook and hard work but they have always been a source of inspiration and guiding spirit for us. Their guidance and blessings have always

Posted Date :  09-10-17

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Swatch Bharat Campaign at NSIC

NEW DELHI: A Swatch Bharat Campaign led by Dr.A.K.Panda ,Secretary ,MSME and Shri Ravindra Nath,CMD,NSIC was held at NSIC office,Okhla Industrial Estate, New Delhi . Speaking on the occasion, Dr.A.K.Panda ,Secretary ,MSME stated that each one of us must campaign Intensively for awareness generati

Posted Date :  29-09-17

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India Mobile Congress

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Communications (I/C) and Railways, Shri Manoj Sinha along with the Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad and the Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship,

Posted Date :  28-09-17

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Swachhta Hi Sewa Abhiyan at Soochna Bhawan

NEW DELHI: The Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Shri N.K. Sinha participating in ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa’ Abhiyan, at Soochna Bhawan, in New Delhi on September 27, 2017.

Posted Date :  28-09-17

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Trading of Energy Saving Certificates

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power and New and Renewable Energy, Shri Raj Kumar Singh launching the Trading of Energy Saving Certificates-2017, at a function, in New Delhi on September 26, 2017.  

Posted Date :  27-09-17

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Desert Circuit and Tiger Express

New Delhi: Buoyed by the steadily increasing popularity of its domestic travel and tours operations, IRCTC is now offering semi-luxury tourist train tours namely Desert circuit and Tiger Express in the popular destinations of Rajasthan. The 4 nights/5 days Desert Circuit tour starts from 07.1

Posted Date :  27-09-17

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ITDC steps up for Tihar Jail

NEW DELHI: India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd. (ITDC) is making a collaborating effort with Tihar Jail to train inmates under “Hunar se Rozgar” scheme through its Centre of Excellence “Ashok Institute of Hospitality and Tourism Management” (AIH&TM), one of the premier PSU Hospitali

Posted Date :  23-09-17

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New Campus of Indian Aviation Academy Inaugurated

New Delhi: The Union Minister of Civil Aviation Shri P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju today inaugurated the new state of the art campus of Indian Aviation Academy (IAA) in New Delhi. With the inauguration of this new world class campus, the IAA academy aims to enhance and augment its training and hostel

Posted Date :  22-09-17

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Real Estate and Infrastructure Investors Summit

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs (I/C), Shri Hardeep Singh Puri launching the ‘Mobile App', at the Real Estate and Infrastructure Investors Summit – 2017, in Mumbai on September 21, 2017.  

Posted Date :  22-09-17

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NTPC Organises RTI Workshop

NEW DELHI: A Workshop on RTI was held at NTPC ,PMI-Noida.The programme was inaugurated by Director (HR), Shri S. Roy and ED(CP) Shri P. Purkayastha. The objective of the Workshop was to promote, awareness, update the development in RTI field and to have an effective communication between APIOs an

Posted Date :  22-09-17

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Union Power Minister contributes for Swachhta Hi Seva on Sewa Diwas

NEW DELHI: MoS (I/c) Power and New & Renewable Energy Shri RK Singh visited PAL Manesar and contributes for Swachhta Hi Seva on Sewa Diwas. He planted trees, participated in cleanliness drive and laid the foundation for new toilets.   After reviewing the work being done by POWERGRID, he

Posted Date :  20-09-17

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PFC received Raj Bhasha Kirti Puruskar

New Delhi: Shri Rajeev Sharma, CMD, PFC receiving the prestigious “Rajbhasha Kirti Puruskar” (in the category of region ‘A’) for the year 2016-17 from Hon’ble President of India Shri Ram Nath Kovind at a function organized in Vigyan Bhawan by Department of Official Language, Ministry of

Posted Date :  19-09-17

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National Conference on Mission Mode

NEW DELHI: The Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development, Shri Rakesh Srivastava holding a curtain raiser briefing on National Conference on “Mission Mode to address malnutrition”, in New Delhi on September 18, 2017.  

Posted Date :  19-09-17

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Coal India Massive Tress plantation in Varanasi

Varanasi: Shri. Yogi Adityanath, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh planted a tree in Varanasi today as a symbolic support to Coal India’s massive plantation drive in over 200 villages of Varanasi being implemented by Central Coalfields Ltd (CCL). Coal India Limited (CIL) is planting

Posted Date :  18-09-17

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CCL FLOOD RELIEF TEAM REACHES GOPALGANJ 1509 PEOPLE BENEFITTED

Gopalganj: The Flood Relief and Medical Team with aid from Central Coalfields Ltd (CCL) reached flood hit Gopalganj in Bihar with essential medicines, food and drinking water. The team was earlier flagged off via remote by Shri. Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Railways & Coal.    The Fl

Posted Date :  18-09-17

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NSIC initiated a nation wide Swachhta campaign

NEW DELHI: Shri Ravindra Nath,CMD,NSIC administered a “Swachhta Shapath”(Pledge) to the employees .Speaking on the occasion, Shri Ravindra Nath CMD urged all employees to put in best efforts to improve cleanliness & transparency in the environment around us on a regular basis. Shri P.Udayakum

Posted Date :  18-09-17

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SCI becomes a six million deadweight company

Mumbai: The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd (SCI) has taken delivery of a 2001 Japanese built second hand Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) from M/s. LPG Transport Services Ltd, a Bermudan ship-owner on 14th September 2017 (Thursday) at Khor Fakkan (U.A.E.). The vessel has been renamed as ‘Nanda

Posted Date :  16-09-17

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Hindi Fortnight in NLC

Neyveli: Shri. Syed Adbul Fateh Khalid, Executive Director (Mines) inaugurating the Hindi Fortnight Celebrations on 14/09/2017 at LDC, Neyveli. Also seen are Shri. M.Raja Sekar, Executive Director (SME Conveyor & Mines), Shri N. Sankar, CGM/HR, Shri Sabapathi, CGM/TPS –I, Shri Hemanth Kumar, CG

Posted Date :  15-09-17

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Upgraded Belagavi Airport inaugurated

Belagavi: The upgraded Belagavi Airport was inaugurated by Shri Siddaramaiah, Chief Minister of Karnataka and Shri P. Ashok GajapathiRaju, Union Minister for Civil Aviation in the august presence of Shri Ananth Kumar, Union Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs; Member of

Posted Date :  15-09-17

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Ramped up Coal India output saves Rs 25900 crore in forex

KOLKATA: Increased coal production by Coal India in the past three years has substituted coal imports significantly with local produce, resulting in foreign-exchange savings worth Rs 25,900 crore.    At the company’s 43rd annual general meeting, interim chairman Gopal Singh said impor

Posted Date :  15-09-17

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CIL Chairs 43rd AGM of Coal India

KOLKATA: Shri. Gopal Singh, CMD, Coal India Limited (CIL) chaired the 43rd Annual General Meeting of Coal India Ltd in Kolkata.    Shri. C.K.Dey, Director -Finance, CIL, Shri. S.N.Prasad, Director - Marketing, CIL, Shri. S.Saran, CMD, CMPDI / Director - Technical, CIL, Ms. Loretta Mary

Posted Date :  15-09-17

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Labour Minister Meets with the Central Trade Unions

NEW DELHI: Union The Minister of State for Labour and Employment (I/C), Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar chairing the meeting with the Central Trade Unions regarding various labour welfare issues, in New Delhi on September 14, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Labour & Employment, Smt. M. Sathiyavathy i

Posted Date :  15-09-17

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Projects on Decongestion of Delhi

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Shri Nitin Gadkari chairing a meeting on & Issues relating to Yamuna, in New Delhi on September 13, 2017. The Lt. Governor of Delhi, Shri Anil Baijal and other digni

Posted Date :  14-09-17

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Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan rules out intervention

NEW DELHI: Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan rules out intervention on daily fuel price revision. He clarified that 42% of Excise Duty Collected by Centre goes to States. Approx. 65-75% of Taxes on Fuel goes to the states.    Petroleum Pricing Mechanism in India is the most transparent in

Posted Date :  14-09-17

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Plans to add 1305 Mw hydropower capacity in current fiscal

New Delhi: India is planning to add around 1,305 Megawatt (Mw) of additional hydropower generation capacity in the current financial year, over 20 per cent lower as compared to 1,659 Mw added last fiscal.   The last year’s target stood at 1,714 Mw. This year, the government is expectin

Posted Date :  13-09-17

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Plans to add 1305 Mw hydropower capacity in current fiscal

New Delhi: India is planning to add around 1,305 Megawatt (Mw) of additional hydropower generation capacity in the current financial year, over 20 per cent lower as compared to 1,659 Mw added last fiscal.   The last year’s target stood at 1,714 Mw. This year, the government is expectin

Posted Date :  13-09-17

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CCL FELICITATES WIDOWS AND FAMILIES OF MARTYRS

RANCHI: To mark the ongoing celebrations of "70 years of Indian Parliamentary Democracy" in Ranchi,Central Coalfields Ltd. (CCL) felicitated widows and families of martyrs who lost their lives during insurgency operations in Jammu & Kashmir.  

Posted Date :  13-09-17

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EPS 95 CPSEs retired Employees met New Labour Minister

NEW DELHI: A delegation of Retired Employees of CPSU,Shri  Ashok Kumar Gupta ex IOCL, Shri Gurmukh Singh and Shri Ratish Maurya ex NTPC, met the  Union Minister of Labour & Employment, Shri Santosh Gangwarji Yesterday  at his office .   Minister gave them patient hearing with a remark

Posted Date :  13-09-17

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High Speed Train Project between Mumbai Ahmedabad

New Delhi: The Union Minister for Railways and Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal briefing the media on High Speed Train Project between Mumbai - Ahmedabad (popularly referred to as Bullet Train project), in New Delhi on September 11, 2017. The Minister of State for Communications (I/C) and Railways, Shri M

Posted Date :  13-09-17

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NSIC organized the NSSH Conclave

NEW DELHI: NSIC organized the NSSH Conclave yesterday to have an interaction with representative of CPSEs from various PSUs and Ministries w.r.t on going challenges in procurement from SC/ST units .Over 50 PSU participated.    The program was chaired by Dr.Arun Kumar Panda, Secretary, M

Posted Date :  13-09-17

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10 more airports to end stamping of hand baggage tags CISF DG

NEW DELHI: Ten more airports in the country, including Pune and Ranchi, will soon do away with the practise of stamping domestic passengers' hand baggage tags, a new air travel regime that began at civil airports in April this year.   A total of 17 airports are stamp-free in the coun

Posted Date :  12-09-17

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Shri Goyal reviews Coal India performance

KOLKATA: Shri. Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Railways & Coal, visited Coal India's Corporate office in Kolkata.    Shri. Goyal paid floral tributes to the miners at the Martyrs Memorial. He also visited the recently launched 24 x 7 IMC Cell and Samadhan Cell at CIL. Shri. Goyal th

Posted Date :  12-09-17

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UNION COAL MINISTER VISITS CIL AND CHAIRS A REVIEW MEETING

New Delhi: Shri. Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Railways & Coal, Government of India visited Coal India's Corporate office in Kolkata.   Shri. Goyal paid floral tributes to the miners at the Martyrs Memorial. He also visited the recently launched 24 x 7 IMC Cell and Samadhan Cell a

Posted Date :  11-09-17

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HONBLE MINISTER FLAGS OFF FLOOD RELIEF TEAM TO BIHAR

New Delhi: Shri. Piyush Goyal, Hon'ble Union Minister of Railways & Coal, Government of India remotely (using video conferencing facility) flagged off a 'Flood Relief Team" from Central Coalfields Ltd.(CCL) to the flood affected parts of the state of Bihar.   The Flood Relief Te

Posted Date :  11-09-17

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Piyush Goyal INAUGURATES SMART CLASSES

Ranchi: Shri. Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Union Minister of Railways & Coal remotely inaugurated ‘Smart Classes’ at Central Coalfields Ltd. (CCL) and Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. (BCCL), from CIL Headquarters in Kolkata. The “Smart Classes” are being organized for CCL & BCCL Ke Lal and Laadli

Posted Date :  11-09-17

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Oil PSUs contribute Rs 15 crores towards Gujarat CM Flood Relief Fund

Ahmedabad: Six Central Oil PSUs viz. ONGC, IOC, BPCL, HPCL, GAIL and OIL have contributed Rs 15 Crore to the Flood Relief Fund of the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Gujarat to aid the flood affected people of the State. While ONGC and IOC have contributed Rs 3.2 Crore each, the other four PSUs have

Posted Date :  06-09-17

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CHAIRMAN CIL INAUGURATES SAMADHAN CELL

KOLKATA: Shri. Gopal Singh, Chairman, CIL inaugurated a “Samadhan Cell” at CIL’s Corporate Office in Kolkata. Stakeholders and employees can lodge their grievances at the Samadhan Cell. The grievances lodged will be acknowledged and redressed within 30 days. A display board will update the

Posted Date :  06-09-17

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Shri Ravindra Nath congratulated Shri Giriraj Singh

New Delhi: Shri Ravindra Nath, CMD, NSIC congratulated Shri Giriraj Singh, Hon'ble Minister of State (Independent Charge)  on assuming the Charge of the Ministry of MSME, Government of India on 04/0917.Also, present on the occasion was Shri S.N.Tripathi, AS&DC (MSME), Shri C. P Radhakrishnan

Posted Date :  05-09-17

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NTPCs stellar performance

New Delhi: NTPC Ltd, the leading power generator recorded 12.55% growth in the generation for the month of August’2017 over the corresponding period last year. The total generation for the month was 22.347 Billion Units as against 19.855 Billion Units.   The PLF increased by 5.58% over

Posted Date :  04-09-17

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Honble Minister of Industry Trade and Investment visited NRDC

New Delhi: CMD, NRDC Dr. H. Purushotham informed that a 15 member delegation from Tanzania along with Mr. Charles J.P. Mwijage,  Hon’ble Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment and Prof. M.A. Mtambo, DG, Tanzania Industrial Research Organisation (TIRDO) visited National Research Development

Posted Date :  04-09-17

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Coal India launches Work Any time from Any where.

New Delhi: Shri Sutirtha Bhattacharya, Chairman, Coal India Limited launched WAFA “Work Anytime From Anywhere”.CIL employees can access WAFA by creating a VPN connection using internet connectivity on their Desktops, Laptops using windows or IOS operating system or their Tabs or smart phones

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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Inauguration ITEC programme by NRDC

New Delhi: 15 days ITEC Inauguration of  programme on IPR & Technology Commercialisation for Delegates of African Countries by National Research Development Corporation(NRDC), An Enterprise of DSIR, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India in collaboration with Ministry of External Aff

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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Honors Ceremony Organized in WCL for Retired employees

Nagpur: A honors Ceremony Organized in WCL for Retired the employees on August 31, 2017,  at the headquarters of Western Coalfields Limited (WCL). On this occasion, Mr. R. C. Sanodia, Chief General Manager (Production) was present as the guest. He gave warm greetings to the retired officers an

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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Govt ready to fully finance carbon capture technology Piyush Goyal

NEW DELHI: People's participation, holistic approach to sustainable lifestyle, better allocation of resources and engagement amongst nations were imperative for climate change reduction, said Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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Business And Climate Summit 2017

NEW DELHI:The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal at the FICCI’s Business & Climate Summit 2017, in New Delhi on August 31, 2017.

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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SHRI SUTIRTHA BHATTACHARYA CHAIRMAN CIL RETIRES

KOLKATA: Shri Sutirtha Bhattacharya, Chairman, CIL on attaining superannuation relinquished charge as Chairman-cum-Managing Director, Coal India Limited on 31 August 2017.    Shri. R. R. Mishra, CMD, WCL / Director – P&IR, CIL, Shri. C.K. Dey, Director – Finance, CIL, Shri. T.K.Nag,

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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Air India receives good response to auction of 14 properties

NEW DELHI: Air India today a saw good response to an auction of its properties with 10 of them receiving bids worth more than their reserve price.    "We have received good bids for the properties that were put up for auction today. We got bids above the reserve price for 10 out of the

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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AAI to consolidate air cargo handling

Thiruvananthapuram: The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has unveiled a roadmap to consolidate handling of air cargo at the Thiruvananthapuram international airport by offering world-class facilities.    The AAI will open its Common User Domestic Cargo Terminal (CUDCT), a facility to t

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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CHAIRMAN CIL FLAGS OFF BATTERY OPERATED ELECTRIC BUS

Kolkata: Shri. Sutirtha Bhattacharya, Chairman, CIL and Shri. Debasish Sen, IAS, CMD, WBHIDCO flagged off an battery operated Electric Bus and a car at CIL's Corporate Office in Kolkata.    Coal India Ltd. as a part of a new CSR initiative had signed an MoU with West Bengal Housing

Posted Date :  01-09-17

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Robust coal production by NCL pitches for the excess supply

Singrauli: Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL) has once again proved its mettle by supplying more than Annual Contracted Quantity (ACQ) of coal to the power houses of its key consumers the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and the Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Nigam Limited (UPRVUNL).   

Posted Date :  31-08-17

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Centre collects Rs 92000 crore through GST in July

NEW DELHI: The Finance Minister said that little more than 64 percent eligible tax payers had complied so far, taking the total number of migrated tax payers to 72.33 lakh.    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said that the government has collected Rs 92,283 crore in Goods and Se

Posted Date :  30-08-17

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BHEL commissions 30MW hydro power project in Mizoram

MUMBAI: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) announced that it has successfully commissioned the first unit of 2x30 MW Tuirial Hydro Electric Project (HEP) in Mizoram. This is the first large-rating hydro power project in the state of Mizoram.    The greenfield project is being set u

Posted Date :  30-08-17

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SECL Organizes COALCLAVE 2017

BILASPUR: South Eastern Coalfields Ltd (SECL) organized “COALCLAVE 2017”, an interactive conclave in Bilaspur. The conclave addressed various issues being faced by the coal industry and the way forward to 'Mission One Billion'.    Shri. B. R. Reddy, Chairman-cum-Managing Di

Posted Date :  30-08-17

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Ash Utilisation Workshop

HYDERABAD:Ash Utilisation Workshop in NTPC-Ramagundam recently organized Ash Utilisation Workshop (Fly Ash Brick/Block and RMC Plants) .Inaugurating the meet, Chief Guest of the occasion,Shri D. K. Dubey, ED-Ramagundam stressed on 100 per cent ash utilization and added that the Power Station has

Posted Date :  30-08-17

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NTPC OFS oversubscribed 1.41 times

NEW DELHI: The government's 5 per cent stake sale offer in NTPC was lapped up by institutional investors who over-subscribed the portion reserved for them by putting in bids worth nearly Rs 7,800 crore.    On the first day of the offer for sale (OFS), bids for over 46.35 crore share

Posted Date :  30-08-17

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AI CMD Bansal starts departmental reviews meets senior execs

New Delhi: Air India's interim chief Rajiv Bansal has started review of various departments and subsidiaries of the airline, according to officials. Bansal, who took over the reins of the loss-making national carrier on August 24, is meeting senior executives from various departments to under

Posted Date :  29-08-17

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Indo German Energy Programme Green Energy Corridors

New Delhi: The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal and the Germany Ambassador to India, Dr. Martin Ney witnessing the signing ceremony of Implementation Agreement of Indo-German Energy Programme- Green Energy Corridors (IGE

Posted Date :  29-08-17

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2nd supercritical unit set up at NTPC

NAGPUR: The second supercritical unit of NTPC, Mouda near Nagpur was successfully commissioned here recently.    The unit has operated continuously at full load for 72 hours and qualified for declaration of commercial operation. As per latest guidelines of Central Electricity Regulatory

Posted Date :  28-08-17

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Kerala to use drones for curbing power leakage

KOCHI: In order to plug leakages, a recurrent source of power failure and loss in revenue, Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) will use drones to identify breakages, loose contact and encroachments in high transmission lines. In a first-of-its-kind initiative in India, the board will buy one dr

Posted Date :  28-08-17

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SAIL in the phase of reinventing its processes Chairman

NEW DELHI: Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) is in the phase of reinventing its processes and deliver world class products to the market as it nears the completion of company's modernization programme.    PK Singh, Chairman, SAIL, who was at IISCO Steel Plant (ISP) at Burnpur on S

Posted Date :  28-08-17

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NHPC Organises blood donation camp

NEW DELHI: To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of Quit India Movement, NHPC Limited, in association with Rotary Club, Smart City-Faridabad organized a blood donation camp on 25.08.2017 at NHPC Corporate Office, Faridabad.    Shri Ratish Kumar, CMD, NHPC alongwith Shri N.K. Jain, Directo

Posted Date :  26-08-17

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EESL to procure 50 lakh smart meters for smart grid projects

NEW DELHI: EESL on Friday has said that it has floated a tender for procurement of 50 lakh smart meters in July, which will be used for implementation of smart grid projects in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh.    According to a Power minsitry statement it will help in reducing AT&C (aggregate

Posted Date :  26-08-17

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Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurates New NIA Office

Lucknow: Shri Rajnath Singh, Hon'ble Minister of Home Affairs, inaugurated New NIA Office Building & Residential Complex at Lucknow on 20th August 2017. The event was also graced by Shri Yogi Adityanath, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh; Dr. Mahendra Singh, Hon'ble MOS, Governm

Posted Date :  25-08-17

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Permanent counters for LED bulbs fans at petrol pumps EESL official

Kolkata: As many as 55,000 petrol pumps across India will distribute LED bulbs, tubelights and energy efficient fans in a bid to ease access to these items, an official of the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), under the Ministry of Power, said here.    "We are expanding our out

Posted Date :  25-08-17

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22nd lecture of the Lecture Series

New Delhi: The Central Vigilance Commissioner, Shri K.V. Chowdary, the Chairman, Central Administrative Tribunal, Justice Permod Kohli and the Vigilance Commissioner, Dr. T.M. Bhasin during the 22nd lecture of the “Lecture Series”, organised by the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), in New

Posted Date :  25-08-17

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Changing role of Public Sector

NEW DELHI: At the time of independence in 1947, India had just five central public sector enterprises with an investment of mere Rs 29 crore. Besides, perhaps India had fairly reasonable network of railways and extensive Posts and Telegraph covering the entire country to serve the British masters

Posted Date :  24-08-17

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Govt brings in new norms on solar power procurement

New Delhi: The government has implemented new rules for buying power from grid-linked solar power projects through competitive bidding under the National Solar Mission to improve transparency and standardise auctions.    These guidelines, prepared by the Ministry of New and Renewable En

Posted Date :  23-08-17

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8th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal at the 8th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress, in New Delhi on August 21, 2017.

Posted Date :  22-08-17

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NTPC Mega Medha Pratiyogita National Finals

NEW DELHI: NTPC Mega Medha Pratiyogita National Finals was held on 18th August,2017 at PMI amidst lot of interest among the NTPC family.    The National Finals was inaugurated by Shri A.K.Bhatnagar, ED(PMI), Shri A.K.Sinha,ED(Engineering), Shri T.R. Dutta, ED CC&M,Ms. Gitika Shiv, GM (

Posted Date :  21-08-17

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New India Assurance Company pays Dividend

NEW DELHI: The CMD, The New India Assurance Company Ltd., Shri G. Srinivasan presenting a dividend cheque of Rs.310 crore to the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence, Shri Arun Jaitley, in New Delhi on August 18, 2017.

Posted Date :  19-08-17

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Mehbooba Raju Inaugurate Modernised Jammu Airport Terminal

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju inaugurated the Rs 80 crore state-of-the-art terminal building at Jammu Airport today.   Union ministers of state Jitendra Singh and Jayant Sinha, J&K Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Sing

Posted Date :  19-08-17

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AAI celebrates Independence Day

New Delhi: Airports Authority of India celebrated 71stIndependence Day at New ATS Complex, IGI Airport with fervour and joy. The celebration started with flag hoisting by Dr Guruprasad Mohapatra, Chairman, AAI. While addressing the officials, Dr.Mohapatra said that “the progressive initiatives

Posted Date :  17-08-17

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BEML REGISTERS RECORD Q1 RESULTS

Bangalore: BEML LIMITED, a Mini Ratna Category - 1 Public Sector Company under the Ministry of Defence, has registered a Turnover of Rs. 632 crores in Q1 (April - June 2017) compared to previous year Q1 of Rs. 346 crores, up by 83%.   The Company has achieved a Net Turnover of Rs. 2499 c

Posted Date :  17-08-17

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NTPC to get online taxi service from OLA Cabs for employees

New Delhi: NTPC in its commitment to become truly digital company and with the larger aim of contributing towards Green Environment has entered into an arrangement with on line taxi service provider ‘OLA Cabs” to provide round the clock taxi services to its employees. The system will operate

Posted Date :  16-08-17

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IRCTC launches various international tour packages

New Delhi: Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation Ltd. (A Govt. of India Enterprise) under Ministry of Railways is one of the biggest e-commerce website across Asia. The company with its innovative offers under various arms including Catering, E-Ticketing is also offerings various Internat

Posted Date :  16-08-17

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KRITI MAHILA MANDAL OF NCL OBSERVES INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH PATIENTS

Singrauli: Kriti Mahila Mandal of Northern Coalfields Limited observed 71st Independence Day with patients admitted in Central Hospital, Singrauli.   On 15th August 2017, Mahila Mandal Team headed by the President, Smt. Nina Nag visited Central Hospital Singrauli and met patients. Spendi

Posted Date :  16-08-17

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Secretary Coal Inaugurates Belpahar Training Institute

SAMBALPUR: Shri Susheel Kumar, Secretary to Government of India, Ministry of Coal inaugurated the renovated Belpahar Training Institute in Lakhanpur Area of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL). He also visited the Lakhanpur OCP. Shri A. K Jha, Chairman-cum-Managing Director, MCL and senior officials we

Posted Date :  16-08-17

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WCL Provides RO water plant

NAGPUR: The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal along with the eminent actor Vivek Oberoi inaugurated a RO water plant of WCL, at Patansaongi Mine, in Nagpur on August 13, 2017.

Posted Date :  14-08-17

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IREDA finances Rs 10000 crore green projects during 2016 17

NEW DELHI: The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency increased its financing of green energy projects considerably in 2016-17, crossing the milestone of Rs 10,000 crore in a single year for the first time.    IREDA provided loans of Rs 10,200 crore through 2016-17 for 112 clean ene

Posted Date :  12-08-17

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World Biofuel Day

New Delhi: Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas celebrated the World Biofuel Day 2017 on 10th August.    Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan said that the objective of “World Biofuel Day” is to sensitize youths (school and college going st

Posted Date :  11-08-17

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ECO RESTORATION SITES OF BCCL

DHANBAD: Ecological restoration sites of Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. (BCCL) have become benchmarks and must visit sites for bureaucrats, scientists, students, policy makers and Government officials visiting Jharkhand.    Recently, young officers from the Ministry of Coal, Miss Sanskriti Jai

Posted Date :  12-08-17

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REC organizes National Workshop on Universal Electrification

NEW DELHI: Ministry of Power, REC and Government of Bihar jointly organized a National Workshop on Universal Electrification chaired by Shri. A K Bhalla, Secretary Power, GoIon 8th and 9th August 2017 in Patna.The workshop was conducted to deliberate upon the issues and challenges faced in the im

Posted Date :  12-08-17

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NALCO joins Nation in New India Pledge

Bhubaneswar: National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna CPSE under Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India, joined the Nation in observing the 75th Anniversary of Quit India Movement on 9th August 2017. To mark the occasion, pledge for a New India was administered to the employees of NALC

Posted Date :  11-08-17

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NVVN Pays Dividend to NTPC

New Delhi: NTPC’s wholly owned subsidiary NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam (NVVN) paid Final Dividend of Rs.30 Crore equivalent to 150 percent of the equity of NTPC for the financial year 2016-17. The dividend cheque was given by Shri A. K. Garg, CEO, NVVN to Shri Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC in the presen

Posted Date :  07-08-17

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National Seminar on Innovations in CSR in PSUs

NEW DELHI: Dr. U. D. Choubey, Director General, SCOPE inaugurated the National Seminar on Innovations in Corporate Social Responsibility in Public Sector Enterprises in India, organised by Mature India in association with SCOPE in New Delhi.

Posted Date :  05-08-17

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Bengaluru will soon have Indias first helicopter taxi service

Bengaluru: Bengaluru will become the first city in the country to provide a helicopter taxi service, The Hindu reported. The Civil Aviation Ministry made the announcement on Friday.    The service will be operated by Thumby Aviation Private Limited who have partnered with the Bangalore

Posted Date :  05-08-17

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MCL Organises Coal Consumers Meet

Sambalpur: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited organized a “Coal Consumers’ Meet” on 03rd August 2017 at MCL.Hqrs Sambalpur. The meeting was presided by Shri A.K. Jha,CMD , MCL and attended by General Manager (Finance),MCL, General Manager (System),MCL, General Manager (QC),MCL and General Manager

Posted Date :  04-08-17

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NVVN Pays Rs 30 Cr as Dividend

NEW DELHI:  NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam (NVVN) paid Final Dividend of Rs.30 Crore equivalent to 150 percent of the equity of NTPC for the financial year 2016-17.    The cheque for the amount was given by Shri A. K. Garg, CEO, NVVN to Shri Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC in the presence of senior

Posted Date :  04-08-17

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NTPC Electron Quiz 2017

New Delhi: NTPC Electron Quiz has been a popular event among the leading business management and engineering institutes in the country. One of the oldest and premier educational institutions in the country, Osmania University is celebrating its  centenary and during this milestone year,  NTPC,

Posted Date :  01-08-17

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Oil India Limited observes Swachhta Pakhwada 2017

NOIDA: The employees of Oil India Limited observed the Swachhta Pakhwada-2017, from 16th to 31st July, 2017, with fervour and zeal across all spheres of the company, viz.    Corporate Office-Noida, Fields Headquarters-Duliajan Assam, Pipelines Headquarters-Guwahati, Rajasthan Project-Jo

Posted Date :  01-08-17

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Central Vigilance Commission lecture

NEW DELHI: The Central Vigilance Commissioner, Shri K.V. Chowdary addressing during the 21st Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) lecture by Shri Shiv Khera, in New Delhi on July 31, 2017. The Vigilance Commissioners, Dr. T.M. Basin and Shri Rajiv are also seen.

Posted Date :  01-08-17

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Shri Piyush Goyal interacting with the students

MUMBAI: The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal interacting with the student at the Indian School of Management & Entrepreneurship (ISME), in Mumbai on July 29, 2017.

Posted Date :  31-07-17

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SECRETARY COAL VISITS SECL

BILASPUR: Shri. Susheel Kumar, Secretary, Ministry of Coal, Government of India visited South Eastern Coalfields and interacted with “Gennxt”.

Posted Date :  31-07-17

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NCL TO START FREE RESIDENTIAL ATHLETICS ACADEMY

Singrauli: Aimed at promoting sports and grooming players, Northern Coalfields Limited is starting a free ‘Residential Athletics Academy’. As one of its kind initiative, the academy would provide a fillip to sports in Singrauli and adjoining areas.   Selection of players (boys) will

Posted Date :  27-07-17

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GAIL CMD launches Start up initiative Pankh

New Delhi: With the objective of nurturing the spirit of entrepreneurship among Indians as envisioned by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, GAIL (India) Limited CMD, Shri B C Tripathi yesterday launched a Start-up initiative titled ‘Pankh’ to identify and promote innovative ventures. Shri Sub

Posted Date :  27-07-17

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IFFCO to Invest 200 Crores in Organic Value Chain

New Delhi: To explore business opportunities in the organic value chain, Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) signed MoU with Govt of Sikkim. Sikkim IFFCO Organics Limited (Sikkim-IFFCO) was established after Signing of MoU. The initial investment for the project will be around INR 200 C

Posted Date :  26-07-17

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ONGC IMF tie up for cleaning up 3 tributaries of Ganga

NEW DELHI: ONGC has signed an agreement with Indian Mountaineering Foundation for launching expeditions to clean up three source-tributaries of Ganga -- Bhagirathi, Alaknanda and Pindari in Uttarakhand, this innovative CSR programme of ONGC aim to clean three source tributaries of river Ganga viz

Posted Date :  25-07-17

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Income Tax Day Celebration

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence, Shri Arun Jaitley releasing the coffee table book, on the occasion of the Income Tax Day Celebration 2017, in New Delhi on July 24, 2017. The Minister of State for Finance, Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar and the Revenue Secreta

Posted Date :  25-07-17

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IGL runs pilot project for Gas Diesel generators in NCR

Noida: Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL), which supplies CNG and piped natural gas (PNG) in the National Capital Region (NCR), has started a pilot project to run on gas-diesel generators in residential complexes.    IGL Director (Commercial) V. Nagarajan inaugurated the supply of PNG as a fuel

Posted Date :  25-07-17

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NLCIL takes up Desilting works of Kurichi Lake

Coimbatore:  Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD, NLCIL,  Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, Founder, Isha Yoga Centre, Shri S.P. Velumani, Minister for Local Administration,  Tamil Nadu, Shri R.Vikraman, Director (HR), NLCIL and other VIPs during the   Bhoomi Puja event, conducted for delsilting the Kuruchi l

Posted Date :  24-07-17

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GSL delevered Largest OPV to Sri Lankan NAVY

PANJI: Goa Shipyard Ltd, has once again delivered 1st Sri Lankan OPV to Sri Lanka Navy ceremoniously on 22nd July 2017, 86 days ahead of schedule. The ceremony was attended by H. E. (Mrs.) Chitranganee Wagiswara, High Commissioner of Sri Lanka Navy in India, Rear Admiral SS Ranasinghe, Chief of S

Posted Date :  24-07-17

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SECRETARY COAL REVIEWS NCL

SINGRAOULI: Shri. Susheel Kumar, Secretary, Ministry of Coal, Government of India chaired a review meeting of Northern Coalfields Limited (NCL). Shri. T.K. Nag, CMD, NCL, Ms Shantilata Sahu, Director – Personnel, NCL, Shri. Gunadhar Pandey - Director – Finance, NCL, Shri. P. S. R. K. Sastry,

Posted Date :  24-07-17

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MRPL gears up to produce cleaner fuel

MANGALURU: In the run-up to produce Bharat Stage VI compliant fuel, the Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd. (MRPL), is preparing to upgrade its existing production facilities as well as set up a new unit.    Catering to the fuel requirement of Karnataka and parts of neighbouring

Posted Date :  24-07-17

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NTPC staff take part in cleanliness drive

Ramagundam: NTPC Limited under its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities, organised a Swachh Gaon- Swasth Gaon cleanliness drive here on Friday at Godavarikhani Bus Stand and Meddapalli Centre.    On this occasion, CSR officials, bus depot officials and others cleaned the str

Posted Date :  24-07-17

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POWERGRID Commissioned 765 KV Nizamabad

HYDERABAD: A 765 KV High Power Transmission Corridor from Nizamabad to Hyderabad is commissioned yesterday night. This has a capacity to carry 4500 MW of Power and directly links so many power sources in Chattisgarh. South grid in general and Telengana, in particular, will get addl power.

Posted Date :  24-07-17

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NRDC to Assist Start Up India Initiative

New Delhi: “Start-Up India” is an initiative of Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Government of India designed for fostering innovations, create jobs and facilitate investment. Start-Up India receives applications from all over India for getting recognition (as Start-Up) f

Posted Date :  21-07-17

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ITDC cruises into seaports with duty free outlets

New Delhi: From airports, the India Tourism Development Corporation is shifting its retail gaze to seaports. Its retail arm, Ashok International Trade Division (AITD), has been steadily cruising into seaports across the country setting up duty-free outlets.    For instance, on Tuesday m

Posted Date :  21-07-17

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E portal for online sales of RINL steel products

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Steel, Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh launching a dedicated e-portal for online sales of steel products by RINL through MSTC Metal Mandi, in North Eastern Region of the country, in New Delhi on July 20, 2017. The Minister of State for Steel, Shri Vishnu Deo Sai, t

Posted Date :  21-07-17

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PFC Celebrates Foundation day

NEW DELHI: Power Finance Corporation Limited celebrated its 32 foundation day on July 17, 2017. Shri Rajeev Sharma, CMD administered "Integrity Pledge" to employees of the Corporation on Annual Day.

Posted Date :  20-07-17

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GST outreach program in MRPL

Mangaluru: A GST Outreach Programme was organised in MRPL on July 17,2017 to sensitize the stake holders about the landmark tax reform introduced by the Government. Dr M Subramanyam, IRS, Commissioner of Central Excise & Central Tax (GST), Mangalore and Shri H G Pavitra KCTS, Joint Commissioner o

Posted Date :  18-07-17

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GAIL felicitates the Safai Sathis

NEW DELHI: Swachh Bharat Pakhwada (Fortnight) is being organised at GAIL (India) Limited from July 16-31, 2017.    The inaugural event of the fortnight was organised at Safdarjung Tomb, New Delhi on 16th July 2017.    Mr. B C Tripathi, CMD, GAIL administered the Swachhta Pledg

Posted Date :  17-07-17

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Port hospitals to be upgraded to medical college super specialty

New Delhi: The Shipping Ministry is planning to modernise and upgrade its hospitals at major ports into medical colleges and tertiary-care hospitals, Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari announced on Friday    The Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping, Shri Nitin Gad

Posted Date :  15-07-17

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MECL organises Induction Programme

NAGPUR: An Induction Programme was organised for the newly recruited Executive Trainees (Geology) at the MECL Training Centre Gurukul on 12th & 13th of July, 2017.    Shri R.N. Jha, Director (Technical), Shri S.K. Thankur, GM (Exploration) and Dr. C.S. Murthy, GM (H.R.) made the event v

Posted Date :  15-07-17

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Integrated Mobile Application SAARTHI for Passengers

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu launching the Integrated Mobile Application “SAARTHI” for Passengers, at a function, in New Delhi on July 14, 2017. The Minister of State for Railways, Shri Rajen Gohain and the Member Traffic, Railway Board, Shri Mohd.

Posted Date :  15-07-17

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Cleanliness drive at NTPC MUMBAI

MUMBAI: A cleanliness drive was undertaken at NTPC -Western Region-I Head Quarters, Mumbai as part of Swachta Pakhwada Celebration.The event was earlier flagged off by administering the pledge by Shri Subhasis Ghosh, RED, WR-I. Coloring competition, quiz etc was organized to create better awarene

Posted Date :  14-07-17

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Prabhu inaugurates the WiFi at Sambalpur

New Delhi: The Union Minister for Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inaugurating the WiFi at Sambalpur and Vizianagaram Stations, through video conferencing from Rail Bhavan, in New Delhi on July 13, 2017. The Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Sush

Posted Date :  14-07-17

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Govt. of India meets Chief Secretary Govt. of Karnataka

Bangalore: Dr. Aruna Sharma, IAS, Secretary & Shri S. Abbasi, IAS, Joint Secretary Govt of India, Ministry of Steel along with Shri MV Subba Rao, CMD (Addl.), and Director (P&P), Director (Finance), KIOCL, met Shri Subhash Chandra Khuntia, IAS, Chief Secretary, Govt. of Karnataka on 13th

Posted Date :  13-07-17

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BEML National Law School tie up

BENGALURU: Public sector defence major BEML Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Law School of India University (NLSIU).    Under the MoU, BEML will avail the services of NLSIU for improved qualitative business documentation, including legal consultancy s

Posted Date :  13-07-17

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Shri Narendra Modi interacts through PRAGATI

New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi chairing 20th interaction through PRAGATI - the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation, in New Delhi on July 12, 2017.

Posted Date :  13-07-17

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BBMB cleanness drive in Gaushala

Chandigarh: Bhakra Beas Management Board conducted a special cleanliness at Gaushala, Sector 45, Chandigarh. Chairman BBMB, leaded the drive with Member(I), Member (P), FA&CAO, Special Secretary and other BBMB officers and officials.    During this drive all the Gaushala as well as surr

Posted Date :  12-07-17

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NALCO CPP Fire Controlled Immediately

Angul: 11.07.2017: Fire broke out in the old Generator Transformer of Unit-8 of Captive Power Plant of Nalco, Angul today at around 1.15pm due to internal short circuit problem. The fire was controlled immediately by the fire extinguishing team under the leadership of the Executive Director (Smel

Posted Date :  11-07-17

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The Management of RINL has appointed a committee

Visakhapatnam: The Management of RINL/VSP  has appointed a high-power fact finding committee consisting of senior officers to enquire into various issues that have come up related to the written test held on 9th July,2017 for recruitment to the posts of Junior Trainees & Field Assistants by the

Posted Date :  10-07-17

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GST Awareness Meeting

New Delhi: The Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs, Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi addressing at the ‘GST awareness meeting’, in Hyderabad on July 09, 2017.

Posted Date :  10-07-17

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Koti Vruksha Andolana by MRPL

Mangaluru: MRPL conducted a programme of planting saplings as a part of Koti Vruksha Andolana, at Narayana Guru High School, Kaikamba, Ganeshpura and Ramachandra Higher Primary School, Bala on July 7, 2017. MRPL conducted the mass tree plantation programme with the support of Karnataka Forest Dep

Posted Date :  08-07-17

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REC Rings the LSE Opening Bell

NEW DELHI: REC become first Indian PSU to issue USD Green Bonds; Raises USD 450 Million from International Markets.    REC Limited rang the opening bell at the famed London Stock Exchange on June 30. REC’s Green Bond is the first to be listed on the International Securities Market seg

Posted Date :  05-07-17

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SAIL Manufactured iron and steel products in government procurement

New Delhi: (SAIL) The Government had approved a Policy for providing preference to domestically manufactured iron & steel products in government procurement (DMI&SP Policy) and notified the same on 8th May, 2017. The policy mandates to provide preference to Domestically Manufactured Iron & Steel

Posted Date :  04-07-17

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Indian Oil launches 450 Kg jumbo cylinder

COIMBATORE: Indian Oil Corporation today launched 450-kg Indane Jumbo LPG cylinder in the Indian market.Indane Jumbo called the “Mini-Bulk” is available in minimum footprint size with a flow rate of up to 2,000 kg/hour and does not require license to use.

Posted Date :  04-07-17

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DDA Launches New Housing Scheme 12000 Flats on Offer

NEW DELHI: The Delhi Development Authority's (DDA) new housing scheme with 12,000 flats on offer was rolled out by Union Minister of Urban Development M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday. The flats are scattered across Rohini, Narela, Dwarka, Jasola, Pashchim Vihar, Siraspur and Vasant Kunj, among oth

Posted Date :  01-07-17

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Held Ceremony of Retired Employees Vekoli

Vekoli: Western Coalfields Limited held ceremony of retired employees in headquarters. Director on this occasion (Personnel) Dr. Sanjay Kumar was present as the chief guest. He gave warm greetings to retired officers and employees and Unnke wished bright future.  Mr. Kaushlandra Kumar, Chief Man

Posted Date :  30-06-17

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Pathways to Integrate 175 Gigawatts of Renewable Energy

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal addressing at the release of the report “Pathways to Integrate 175 Gigawatts of Renewable Energy into India’s Electric Grid- National Study”, in New Delhi on June 29,

Posted Date :  30-06-17

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Swasth Saarthi Abhiyaan Launched

New Delhi: Union Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences and Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, together, inaugurated the Swasth Saarthi Abhiyaan (SSA) yesterday at Siri Fort

Posted Date :  29-06-17

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CEL Launches 600 KW Solar Plant

NEW DELHI: Central Electronic Ltd (CEL) has commissioned a 600 KW solar power plant in Sahibabad Industrial Area of Ghaziabad. This takes the total captive solar power capacity on the CEL campus to 1 MW, said a company statement.   The plant was inaugurated by Minister of Science and Tec

Posted Date :  29-06-17

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NBCC to build MSTC New Corporate Building in Kolkata

Kolkata: MSTC Ltd, a 'miniratna' public sector undertaking (PSU) under the Union Steel Ministry, recently performed the traditional 'bhumi pujan' ceremony in Kolkata to launch the construction of its new corporate building in the city's New Town area. 

Posted Date :  29-06-17

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KIOCL paves sustainable energy pathway

Bengaluru: Shri Malay Chatterjee CMD, KIOCL, Shri N Vidyananda, Director(P&P, KIOCL and Mr. Andrew Hines, Co-Founder M/s CleanMax Solar addressing the Press Meet on "KIOCL paves sustainable energy pathway with M/s CleanMax Solar" at Bengaluru today.

Posted Date :  28-06-17

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DVC RANKED FIRST FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF NATIONAL HYDROLOGY PROJECT

Kolkata: Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) has achieved the first rank and overall readiness of 100% in the Readiness Criteria of the implementation of the National Hydrology Project (NHP) along with nine other implementing agencies. DVC has been allocated Rs 50 crore as grant-in-aid. The project

Posted Date :  27-06-17

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POWERGRID moves from Local Taxis to Ola

NEW DELHI: MARKING A first for any government-owned company, the Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL), a PSU under the Ministry of Power, has moved from local taxi operators to Ola Corporate for all official trips of employees barring the top management.    The move, aimed at

Posted Date :  27-06-17

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Govt set to Close 5 sick PSUs: Report

NEW DELHI: The Cabinet is likely take a call for the closure of five more ailing PSUs including PEC and Bharat Wagon & Engineering soon. PEC, formerly Project and Equipment Corporation of India, is an export-import unit under commerce ministry; it incurred a loss of Rs 1,142 crore in FY16, while

Posted Date :  27-06-17

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Monumental National Flage at Tripati Air Port

New Delhi: Shri. N Chandra babu Naidu, Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh has hoisted the 30.5 Mtrs Monumental National Flag at Tirupati Airport on June 22, 2017. .    The District Collector and Magistrate, DIG, AP State Police, SP (Urban), the Municipal Commissioner (Tirupati), Shri. S.

Posted Date :  24-06-17

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Operational Analysis for Optimisation of Hydro Resources

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal releasing the report on Operational Analysis for Optimisation of Hydro Resources & Facilitating Renewable Integration in India, at the meeting of the Forum of Regulators, i

Posted Date :  24-06-17

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Meeting of the Forum of Regulators

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal addressing at the meeting of the Forum of Regulators, in New Delhi on June 23, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Power, Shri P.K. Pujari is also seen.

Posted Date :  24-06-17

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Petrol, Diesel Price on 23rd June 2017 Check out the Rates here

NEW DELHI: Rates will vary from city to city as well as from petrol pump to petrol pump with Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) and Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) deciding to follow a marginal differential pricing.    Here is the list of Petrol, diesel price fo

Posted Date :  24-06-17

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Passports to be in both English and Hindi

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today announced that passports would now be in both Hindi and English, and not just in English.She also announced 10 per cent reduction in passport fee for applicants who are under eight and over 60.  

Posted Date :  24-06-17

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Shri Piyush Goyal at the Forum of Regulators

NEW DELHI:The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal at the Forum of Regulators, in New Delhi on June 23, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Power, Shri P.K. Pujari is also seen.  

Posted Date :  24-06-17

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DVC Observes Yoga Day

KOLKATA: 3rd International Yoga Day was observed in all the Projects of DVC including Headquarter in Kolkata on 21.06.2017 with great zeal and enthusiasm. The session was inaugurated by Shri P.K.Mukhopadhyay, Member-Secretary, DVC. The experts from Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math, demonstrated h

Posted Date :  23-06-17

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SCI SPREADS THE MESSAGE OF “SABKA SAATH SABKA VIKAS”

MUMBAI: The Shipping Corporation of India organised a "Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas Sammelan" in Mumbai recently at Vileparle (W). The Sammelan highlighted as to how the achievements of the SCI and the central government in the last three years led to inclusive growth.    The Sammelan was gr

Posted Date :  23-06-17

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Indian Oil Celebrate International Day of Yoga

New Delhi : International Day of Yoga was marked by IOC ians at Refineries Headquarters, New Delhi, with yoga session under the expert guidance of Mr. Saurabh Samir from the acclaimed Bihar School of Yoga, Munger.    The programme was inaugurated by Mr Vijay Prakash, ED (I/C), in the p

Posted Date :  23-06-17

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3 rd International Yoga Day Celebrated in MDL

Mumbai: Women employees performing yoga on International Yoga Day at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd on 21 June 2017.  Earlier Cmde Rakesh Anand, Chairman and Managing Director, MDL inaugurated the 3rd International Yoga Day along with other Directors and CVO

Posted Date :  22-06-17

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Shri Piyush Goyal Performing Yoga

Visakhapatnam: The Union Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines , Shri Piyush Goyal performing Yoga, on the occasion of the 3rd International Day of Yoga – 2017, in Visakhapatnam on June 21, 2017.

Posted Date :  22-06-17

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GST Outreach Program for Oil Industry

NEW DELHI: The Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge), Shri Dharmendra Pradhan addressing at the inauguration of the GST Outreach Program for Oil Industry stakeholders, in Bhubaneswar on June 21, 2017. The Chief Commissioner, Central Excise, Customs & Service Tax, Sh

Posted Date :  22-06-17

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NLC Provides Battery Operated Vehicle to Lord Natarajar Temple

Chidambaram: Shri R. Vikraman, Director (HR), NLC India Limited taking a test ride after commissioning the Battery operated vehicle at the premises of Lord Natarajar Temple, Chidambaram.    The pollution free vehicle was presented by NLC India Limited to the Temple Management, under its

Posted Date :  20-06-17

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2nd Phase of Post Office Passport Seva Kendra

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for External Affairs, Smt. Sushma Swaraj inaugurated the Know India Programme Portal and announces the 2nd Phase of Post Office Passport Seva Kendra, in New Delhi on June 17, 2017. The Minister of State for Communications (Independent Charge) and Railways, Shri Manoj

Posted Date :  19-06-17

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Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Launched a Mobile App of GAIL GAS

BENGALURU: MoS, P & NG, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan formally launched a mobile app of GAIL GAS that will provide a one-stop solution and a user-friendly platform to customers to view and pay their PNG Bills, locate CNG stations, know about the benefits of CNG, PNG, and get emergency instructions.

Posted Date :  19-06-17

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Foundation stone laying for the Indian Institute of Gem and Jewellery

New Delhi: The Minister of State for Commerce & Industry (Independent Charge), Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman lighting the lamp at the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Indian Institute of Gem and Jewellery (IIGJ), in Udupi, Karnataka on June 16, 2017. The Member of Parliament, Udupi, Mrs. Shobha

Posted Date :  17-06-17

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Dr. Harsh Vardhan Offering Shramdaan

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan offering “Shramdaan”, at the concluding function of Swachhta Pakhwada, organised by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, in New Delhi on June 1

Posted Date :  16-06-17

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New Building of MSTC Ltd

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Steel, Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh addressing the gathering after laying the foundation stone of the proposed new building of MSTC Ltd., at Newtown, in Kolkata on June 15, 2017.

Posted Date :  16-06-17

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Effective Habits of Highly Effective People

NEW DELHI: Training Program on "Effective Habits of Highly Effective People" organised ar newly carved out CPSU POSOCO from 12-14 June 2017. This interesting programe was organised by an NGO Manushuo-Uthan in the direction of Professor Binoy Kumar and Shri Ashok Chakravorty and 22 others . Photo

Posted Date :  15-06-17

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IOC Sets up Round-the-clock Control Rooms

New Delhi: Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the Nation’s largest fuel retailer announced it will set up 87 control rooms across the country to address technical glitches and issues that may arise at dealers’ end after daily price revision is initiated beginning16 June.    All major pet

Posted Date :  15-06-17

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Metro Man. E Shreedharan turned 85

NEW DELHI: Metro Man E. Shreedharan turned 85 yesterday. He started his career as a lecturer in Civil engineering at the Government Polytechnic, Kozhikode, before taking up engineering and joining the railways.    He began to be popularly called 'Metro Man.' In 2005, he was awar

Posted Date :  15-06-17

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NBCC Contributed Rs 1 Crore to Bharat ke Veer Corpus

NEW DELHI: NBCC has contributed Rs Cr in 'Bharat Ke Veer Corpus Fund' . Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD, NBCC presented the cheque to Shri Rajnath Singh, Union Minister of Home Affairs, in gracious presence of Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, Union Minister of Urban Development, in New Delhi on June

Posted Date :  15-06-17

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Shri Kalraj Mishra Honble Minister MSME applauds Achievements of NSIC

New Delhi: Shri Kalraj Mishra, Honble Minister, MSME applauded the achievements of NSIC during the performance review meeting of NSIC held at Udyog Bhawan. Also present on this occasion were Shri Giriraj Singh Honble Minister of State, MSME, Shri Haribhai Parthibhai Choudhary, Honble Minister of

Posted Date :  15-06-17

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JHANJRA HARVESTS SOLAR ENERGY

JHANJHRA: Shri A.K. Singh, Director (T) P&P, Eastern Coalfields Limited (ECL) inaugurated a Solar Power Plant at Jhanjra Area of Eastern Coalfields Limited (ECL).    With an installed inverter capacity of 15 KWp, 3 phase 415V, 50 HZ the Solar Power Plant will light up the office and run

Posted Date :  14-06-17

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Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan visits Indian Oil retail outlet

NEW DELHI: MoS(I/c), Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India, Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan along with Mr. Sanjiv Singh, Chairman, IndianOil visited IndianOil's retail outlet at Chanakyapuri, New Delhi to review the preparedness & arrangements for upcoming daily fuel price revisio

Posted Date :  14-06-17

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RailTel Akansha Super-30 center qualified the IIT- JEE

NEW DELHI: 21 students of RailTel Akansha Super-30 center qualified the IIT-JEE (advanced) exam. The number has gone up significantly compare to last year where 7 students from the 1st Batch qualified this exam out of which 4 students got admitted in IITs, 6 in NITs and remaining in other premier

Posted Date :  14-06-17

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OIL Super 30 Achieves Remarkable Success in the 2017 IIT Entrance

NEW DELHI: Under OIL Super 30,99 students have cracked the IIT entrance examination this year. This is the best ever result achieved under the project, with 99 out of 147 students in the batch qualifying the prestigious IIT-Advance entrance examination.    The OIL Super 30 project is wh

Posted Date :  14-06-17

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India First Canal Top Solar PV System at NTPC Mouda

New Delhi: NTPC has energised 150 kWp canal top solar PV System on cooling water (CW) channel inside power station premises at its 2,320 MW, Mouda Thermal Power Project, near nagpur in Maharashtra.    This novel Solar PV system makes use of side walls of CW channels as load bearing stru

Posted Date :  14-06-17

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Eminent Speaker Series of NTPC

NEW DELHI:  NTPC-PMI invited Padma Bhushan Dr. Devi Shetty, Heart Specialist and founder of Narayana Hrudayalaya to talk on “Innovation in Health Care” to make it affordable for all Indians. This was part of Eminent Speaker Series of NTPC

Posted Date :  13-06-17

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Western Coal Fields Gets Green Nod for Ghonsa Mine Expansion

NEW DELHI: Western Coalfields Ltd (WCL) has received environment nod for expansion of production capacity of its Ghonsa open cast mine in Maharashtra entailing a cost of over Rs 102 crore. The proposal is to increase the capacity to 0.60 mtpa from 0.45 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) with an inc

Posted Date :  12-06-17

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Meeting of the GST Council

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence, Shri Arun Jaitley chairing the 16th Meeting of the GST Council, in New Delhi on June 11, 2017. The Minister of State for Finance, Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar and the Revenue Secretary, Dr. Hasmukh Adhia are also seen.

Posted Date :  12-06-17

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IOC Chairman Called on UP CM

Lucknow: Mr. Sanjiv Singh, Chairman, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. called on Mr. Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh at Lucknow and briefed him on the various ongoing and upcoming projects of Indian Oil in Uttar Pradesh, including upgradation of Mathura Refinery, setting up of grass-root

Posted Date :  10-06-17

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Shri Nitin Gadkari Initiates Cleaning Campaign

Kamarajar: The Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Shipping, Shri Nitin Gadkari initiating a cleaning campaign, as part of Swachh Bharat Mission, after inaugurating the Container terminal and other facilities, at the Kamarajar Port Limited, in Chennai on June 09, 2017.

Posted Date :  10-06-17

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NTPC Installs 110 KWp Microgrid at NETRA

New Delhi: NTPC on Thursday announced that it has installed an 110 KWp (Kilowatt peak power) solar microgrid project at the NTPC Energy Technology Research Alliance (NETRA) campus in Greater Noida.    NTPC having total installed capacity of 51,527 MW with presence in Coal, Gas Hydro, So

Posted Date :  09-06-17

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Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas Sammelan at Khordha

Bhubaneswar: The Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas Sammelan will be organized at Khordha, Odisha on 10th June 2017. Shri Radhamohan Singh, Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India, shall grace the occasion as Chief Guest. Shri B.K. Thakur, Director (HR), NALCO, other dignitaries an

Posted Date :  08-06-17

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Shri Sharad Yadav Applauds NSIC Initiatives

NEW DELHI: Shri Sharad Yadav, Member of Parliament and Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Industries Applauds NSIC Initiatives. Shri Ravindra Nath, CMD, NSIC apprised Shri Sharad Yadav, Hon'ble Member of Parliament and Chairman of the Parliament Standing Committee on Industri

Posted Date :  08-06-17

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Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme

NEW DELHi: The Union Minister for Urban Development, Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation and Information & Broadcasting, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu presenting the certificates for Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS) under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (URBAN) to home-loan beneficiaries.  

Posted Date :  07-06-17

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Ranpur joins Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas Sammelan

Bhubaneswar: Shri Jual Oram, Hon’ble Minister of Tribal Affairs, Govt. of India, inaugurated the 'Sabka Saath Sabka' Vikas Sammelan at the Panchudol Parida in Ranpur, Odisha on 6th June 2017. He was the Chief Guest on the occasion and enlightened the gathering on the various programs an

Posted Date :  07-06-17

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Details of BEL’s Demonstration of EVM to IEC Botswana

BANGLORE: Based on the request letter of Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) Botswana, a three member team from Bharat Electronics Limited visited Botswana from 16th to 21st May 2017 for in-depth demonstration of EVM and its related components like VVPAT to Botswana Cabinet Ministers, Politic

Posted Date :  03-06-17

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Bharat Electronics Limited Performance Highlights of 2016-17.

HIGHLIGHTS OF 2016-17      1.Registered a turnover growth of 17% over previous year   2.Export turnover of  65 Million USD  3.Induction of Weapon Locating Radar to Army  4.Supply commenced for major projects:  Integrated Air Command and Control System  H

Posted Date :  01-06-17

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Defence Minister Witnesses Flying Display at HAL Facilities

Bengaluru: Mr. Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs, witnessed a spectacular flying display of HAL products at HAL Airport here today.    HAL products in fixed wing segment Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), Hindustan Turbo Trainer (HTT 40), Hawki took part in the

Posted Date :  30-05-17

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3 I’s is the Need of an Hour for Sustainable Growth of PSUs

NEW DELHI: 3 I’s (Innovation, Information and Infrastructure) is the need of an hour for sustainable growth of PSUs while adopting the key Mantras- Reform, Perform and Transform in their day-to-day working, said Shri A.K Jain, MD REIL during 2nd India PSU IT Forum 2017 at New Delhi.   

Posted Date :  30-05-17

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AAI Memorial Lecture on 1st June 2017

NEW DELHI: 'Airports Authority of India' has organised a memorial Lecture in the memory and honor of its ex-chairman, Air Vice-Marshal H.M. Shahul AVSM, VSM on June 1, 2017 at New Delhi    Air Vice-Marshal H.M. Shahul nurtured the organisation and laid a strong foundation in th

Posted Date :  29-05-17

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CAT Puts Stay on BSNL Promotions

CHANDIGARH: The Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) on Friday put a stay on the promotions of 13 respondents working as deputy general manager in BSNL on an application challenging their promotions. Passing the orders, the tribunal said the respondents working as DGM shall not be promoted till

Posted Date :  29-05-17

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Town Official Language Implementation Committee Meeting at NALCO

Bhubaneswar: The Sixth half-yearly meeting of Bhubaneswar Town Official Language Implementation Committee (Undertakings) was organized on 25th May at NALCO’s Corporate Office. The meeting was presided over by Sri Basanta Kumar Thakur, Director (Human Resources), NALCO.    Sri Suresh C

Posted Date :  27-05-17

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ONGC Shines Despite Royalty Payments to Gujarat Assam

NEW DELHI: Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) on Friday reported a 6.2 per cent drop in March quarter net profit after it cleared royalty dues to Gujarat and Assam and provisioned for employee pay revision.    The company’s standalone profit for the March quarter was at Rs 4,340 crore,

Posted Date :  27-05-17

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SWACHH BHARAT AWARENESS RALLY

Neyveli: Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri. Piyush Goyal, during his visit to Neyveli, flagging of the ‘Swachh Bharat Awareness Rally’ in the presence of Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD, and Functional Directors of NLCIL, organized by Neyeli Sc

Posted Date :  27-05-17

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India Trusts SAIL for its Longest Bridge

New Delhi: Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) is the largest and main supplier of steel for constructing country’s longest bridge 'Dhola-Sadiya’ which is built on river Lohit in Assam. SAIL has supplied around 90% or around 30,000 tonnes of steel, including TMT, Structurals and Plates,

Posted Date :  25-05-17

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MCGS EMBARKS ON ITS MAIDEN VOYAGE TO MAURITIUS

PANJI: MCGS VALIANT, the second Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) designed and constructed by GSL for Mauritius Coast Guard (MCG) embarked on its maiden voyage to Mauritius on 24th May, 2017 at GSL. The ship was ceremonially seen off by RAdm. Shekhar Mital, NM (Retd), CMD, Goa Shipyard Ltd who facilitated

Posted Date :  25-05-17

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Indian Oil Minister Seeks Preferential Treatment from OPEC

VIENNA: As a major buyer of OPEC crude, India is hoping to leverage its ties with the oil producer bloc to gain "preferential treatment," the country's petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan told S&P Global Platts.    In an interview after attending the second annual OPEC-India Dialo

Posted Date :  25-05-17

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President of Mauritius Visits NSIC Pavilion at ISIT Fair

NEW DELHI: Shri Ravindra Nath, CMD, NSIC briefing Ms. (Dr.) Ameenah Gurib Fakim, Hon’ble President of Mauritius about the working Indian Small Technologies on display at the MSME-NSIC pavilion ISIT Exhibition, (Mauritius )    Hon`ble President of Mauritius also interacted with the par

Posted Date :  25-05-17

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Key Initiatives of MeitY

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad releasing the CD on the Key Initiatives of MeitY, at a press conference on the achievements of the Ministry during 3 years of NDA Government, in New Delhi on May 23, 2017  

Posted Date :  24-05-17

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Call for Aerospace Manufacturing Policy for India

NEW DELHI: Dr. R.K. Tyagi, former chairman HAL and mentor – director Defence Innovators and industry Association (DIIA) called for a further effective Aerospace manufacturing policy for India.    He was speaking on the occasion of national seminar organized by CII and Indian Air force

Posted Date :  24-05-17

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Free Railways Wi-Fi Provided at Dadar Station by Railtel

NEW DELHI: The sole source of entertainment for many cancer patients, from economically weak sections, who come to Mumbai to be treated at the Tata Memorial Hospital is the free Wi-Fi at Mumbai’s Dadar Railway Station. The cancer patients are tethered to the free wireless internet connection pr

Posted Date :  23-05-17

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Govt Planning Multi Billion Dollar Push for Electric Vehicles

NEW DELHI: The government has charted out a multi-billion dollar investment plan for electric vehicles and aims for bulk tendering of EVs on the lines of the LED bulbs scheme, reports CNBC-TV18.    As per the plan, the country's top PSUs led by NTPC will invest over Rs 10,000 crore

Posted Date :  20-05-17

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Coal India Chairman Mr Sutirtha Bhattacharyato visit MCL

Sambalpur. Shri Sutirtha Bhattacharya, Chairman, Coal India Limited will be visiting Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) today to review the performance of its flagship subsidiary in Odisha.    During his visit, Mr Bhattacharya is scheduled to take stock of mining operations in Ib Valley

Posted Date :  19-05-17

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CMD NHPC addresses POWER-GEN India and Central Asia Conference

NEW DELHI. Shri K.M. Singh, CMD, NHPC, addressing the Power-Gen India & Central Asia Conference 2017 at New Delhi.Shri Singh stressed upon the fact that hydropower being one of the environmentally benign and economically viable option- the development of hydropower projects is imperative and need

Posted Date :  19-05-17

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New office premises of the NHFDC

NEW DELHI. The Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment, Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot at the inauguration of the new office premises of the National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC), in New Delhi on May 17, 2017. The Ministers of State for Social Justice & Empowerment

Posted Date :  18-05-17

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Audit Report on Station Cleanliness

NEW DELHI. The Union Minister for Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu releasing the Third Party Audit Report on Station Cleanliness, at a function, in New Delhi on May 17, 2017. The Minister of State for Railways, Shri Rajen Gohain, the Chairman, Railway Board, Shri A.K. Mital and other dignit

Posted Date :  18-05-17

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Naitonal Seminar on Strategic Industrial Relations

Donapaula. A National seminar on Strategic Industrial Relations was held at ICG, Donapaula-Goa on 12-14 May 2017. Ms Padma Jaiswal, IAS, Secretary (Labour & Employment), Government of Goa. inaugurated the seminar was attended by top Government Officials / Academicians / Trade Union Leaders and IR

Posted Date :  16-05-17

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NTPC organises HR Meet : HR should be seen as a business partner

MUMBAI. Shri Saptarshi Roy, Director (HR), NTPC Ltd inaugurated NTPC HR Meet organised at Mumbai. A galaxy of HR professionals from different parts of the country participated in the meet . In his address, to the HR professionals, which was beamed live to various stations of NTPC through video co

Posted Date :  16-05-17

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BEL denies the report on EVM Hackathon by Botswana Election Commission

Banglore:  BEL has denied the report on EVM Hackathon by Botswana Election CommissionWith reference to the news story published on web portal(s) stating therein that a team of Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) would be participating indemonstration cum Hackathon of EVMs being organised by Botswana El

Posted Date :  16-05-17

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Electric vehicles to save 60 Doller bn in fuel costs by 2030

NEW DELHI. Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant is taking no chance in promoting the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs). With oil prices perennially increasing, awareness about ecology and atmosphere being discussed and steps being taken to implement clean energy drive, he says India faces the challenge

Posted Date :  15-05-17

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Indian Oil to Build Digital Platform to Boost Customer Experience

New Delhi. Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IndianOil) has launched an ambitious digital platform to dramatically enhance the quality of customers’ experience. Titled ‘EPIC’ (E-Platform for IndianOil Customers), the transformational IT project was launched by Mr. B Ashok, Chairman, IndianOil

Posted Date :  12-05-17

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RINL CMD inaugurates SEA Auditorium in Ukkunagaram

Ukkungagaram. Sri P Madhusudan, CMD,RINL said that the Steel market is showing signs of improvement and the consumption of steel is growing due to the boost given to the infrastructure, Railway, National Highways projects etc by the GOI. He made this observation while inaugurating the newly const

Posted Date :  12-05-17

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launching of e Krishi Samvad

NEW DELHI. The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh launching e-Krishi Samvad: ICAR Public Interface, in New Delhi on May 11, 2017.

Posted Date :  12-05-17

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Indian Oil to build digital platform to boost customer experience

NEW DELHI. Mr. Francois Lancon, Senior VP (Asia Pacific), Oracle Corporation; Mr. Anish Aggarwal, Director (Pipelines), IndianOil; Mr. B Ashok, Chairman, IndianOil; Mr. AK Sharma, Director (Finance), IndianOil; Mr. Karan Bajwa, MD, IBM India are seen At the launch of the transformational IT proje

Posted Date :  12-05-17

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NBCC awareness posters on Swachh Abhiyan

NEW DELHI. NBCC organised a small event at its Corporate Office, New Delhi on May 09, 2017. Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD and Shri S. K. Pal, Director (Finance) accompanied by Shri Neelesh Shah, Senior Executive Director, administered a Swachh Bharat pledge to the employees.    On the occ

Posted Date :  11-05-17

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Rural electrification programme on track

NEW DELHI. The meeting chaired by PM Modi lasted for about three hours, and was attended by top officials from PMO, NITI Aayog and all infrastructure Ministries of the Government of India, said a PMO statement.   The rural electrification programme is proceeding swiftly, with over 13,000

Posted Date :  10-05-17

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OIL bags Golden Peacock National Training Award

New Delhi. Oil India Limited (OIL), has recently bagged the Golden Peacock National Training Award 2017 and Golden Globe Tigers Award 2017 for industry excellence in Training.    While the Golden Globe Tigers Award was conferred to OIL for Learning & Development (L&D) Department’s ini

Posted Date :  10-05-17

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NTPC NETRA Installs India’s highest temperature Drop Tube Reactor

NEW DELHI. NETRA (NTPC Energy Technology Research Alliance) has installed India’s first of its kind, indigenously developed , high temperature (designed for 1500 Deg C) Drop Tube Reactor (DTR) system recently.    The DTR system is used for combustion characterization of coal/biomass a

Posted Date :  09-05-17

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REIL installed Solar Power Plant for villagers

JAIPUR. REIL recently installed a 1.12 kWp Solar Power Plant with tube-lights and ceiling fans and 12W x 75W Solar LED Street Lights at the primary school and streets of the village Chimanpura (Dhab Ka Nalla), Jaipur. This Solar Power Plant was handed over by Shri A. K. Jain, Managing Director, R

Posted Date :  09-05-17

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Swachh Survekshan: India's top 10 cleanest cities

NEW DELHI. The Ministry of Urban Development led by Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday announced the Swachh Survekshan Awards in New Delhi, which featured Indore at the top.    Indore in Madhya Pradesh overtook Karnataka's Mysuru to claim the top spot in the survey which included 434 cities

Posted Date :  05-05-17

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DPE Organises First CSR Fair

NEW DELHI. Shri Anant Geete Union Minister of Heavy Industries &Public Enterprises inaugurated CSR Fair at the First CSR Fair organised by DPE at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi Today.

Posted Date :  05-05-17

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GSL LAUNCHED SECOND 105 M OPVs FOR SRI LANKAN NAVY

PANJI. Setting the ball rolling for early delivery of Sri Lankan Navy OPVs, the Second of the two 105M OPVs being constructed at GSL, was ceremonially launched at GSL on 10th June 2016. Smt Priti Gupta, wife of Chief Guest Shri A. K. Gupta, Secretary (Defence Production), performed the honours fo

Posted Date :  03-05-17

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61 CPSUs get excellent marking in evaluation of Performance

NEW DELHI.  A large number of Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs), have performed good to excellent in the year 2015-16 against the target set by the central government and the respective CPSE itself through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). As per the evaluation of the performance of C

Posted Date :  02-05-17

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GSL handed over Fast Patrol Vessel for Mauritiois in record time

PANJI: Indo-Mauritian Defence Co-operation got another fillip with the delivery of Second Fast Patrol Vessel, MCGS VALIANT (50 meter length), designed and built in-house by Goa Shipyard Limited for Mauritius Coast Guard, on 30th April 2017 at GSL.    The ship was ceremonially handed ove

Posted Date :  02-05-17

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Vendors Meet on Expediting Coal Exploration

NEW DELHI. Vendors' Meet on "Expediting Coal Exploration by adopting Modern Exploration Technologies " at New Delhi under the Aegis of CMPDI.About 85 participants from 37 companies, GSI, State Govt. Participated in the event.Dr. Gopal Dhawan , MD , MECL invited as an panelist in the meet.

Posted Date :  01-05-17

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SCI adds another Suezmax tanker to its massive fleet of 69 vessels

MUMBAI. The PSU is the largest shipping company in India, with a tonnage which has now reached 6.01 million deadweight, for the first time, with addition of this vessel. The company now commands a fleet of 70 owned vessels of diverse types like Very Large Crude oil Carriers, Product tankers, Bulk

Posted Date :  01-05-17

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Shri Kalraj Mishra meets Secretaries of States

New Delhi. The Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Shri Kalraj Mishra chairing the meeting with the Ministers and Principal Secretaries of State Governments/Union Territories to discuss the issues pertaining with MSME sector, in New Delhi on April 28, 2017.    The Mi

Posted Date :  29-04-17

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CHIEF OF NAVAL STAFF ADMIRAL SUNIL LANBA VISITS GSL

PANJI. Admiral Sunil Lanba PVSM, AVSM, ADC, Chief of Naval Staff of the Indian Navy visited GSL on 20th April 2017. During his maiden visit Admiral Sunil Lanba was briefed by RAdm Shekhar Mital, NM, IN (Retd), CMD GSL on wide ranging issues including progress of Export Projects, Advancement in op

Posted Date :  22-04-17

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Chaudhary Birender Singh Addressed to SAIL

New Delhi. “I want the steel industry to showcase a growth as of the last financial year in 2017-18; in fact, it should be one per cent higher. I am asking you to better your best. Let our mission for 2017-18 be ‘Plus One Per Cent Growth Rate’,” said Chaudhary Birender Singh, Minister for

Posted Date :  22-04-17

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ONGC to start gas production from Arabian sea this month

KOLKATA. ONGC Limited, will start natural gas production from its Daman offshore fields in the Arabian sea later this month, ending a spell of stagnating domestic production.    According to company officials, once production stabilises by next month, ONGC is confident of rapidly rampin

Posted Date :  21-04-17

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Draft National Steel Policy 2017 to come out soon Birender Singh

Mumbai. Union Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh today said that the government will soon be releasing a draft 'National Steel Policy' with a view to give concrete shape to its vision and plans for the steel industry and stressed on implementing a 100 per cent quality regime into the

Posted Date :  20-04-17

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MCL Board releases its 5th Sustainability Report

Bhubanewa: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) today released its 5th Sustainability Report 2015-16, titled ‘Mine to market sustainability'.    The Board of Directors of MCL, at their 189th meeting held in Bhubaneswar today, formally released the Sustainability Report, which gives i

Posted Date :  20-04-17

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TEAM DVC became Champaion 11th time in PSCB Bridge

KOLKATA. Team DVC participated in Inter Power Sector PSU Bridge Tournament organized by Sutlaz Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) under the aegis of Power Sports Control Board (PSCB) held at Dehradoon recently .    Team DVC became champion amongst the teams participated from various Power Utilitie

Posted Date :  19-04-17

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BARMER refinery will complete in Four years

Jaipur. HPCL, Rajasthan government sign revised Rs 43129 crore MoU for Barmer refinery.The work on the refinery will commence in the current financial year and will complete in next four years, Union Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told reporters here. It will be the largest industrial investment

Posted Date :  19-04-17

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Food and Public Distribution

NEW DELHI. The Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan addressing a press conference after the 31st Meeting of the Central Consumer Protection Council, in New Delhi on April 17, 2017. The Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Dist

Posted Date :  18-04-17

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NLC India builds its Corporate Chennai Office

Chennai. Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD/NLC India Ltd., after unveiling the plaque, during the foundation stone laying ceremony, for new Corporate Office at Chennai. Also seen are: Directors, Sri P. Selvakumar & R. Vikraman, alongwith Officers of NBCC India Limited.

Posted Date :  17-04-17

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Shri Jual Oram appaluds NSIC Incubation Program

New Delhi. Shri Ravindra Nath, CMD, NSIC apprised the UnionMinister of Tribal Affairs ,Government of India, Shri Jual Oram, about the NSIC Incubation program for small enterprise establishment & skill development during his visit to NSIC recently.    Shri A.K.Mittal, Director(Finance),

Posted Date :  15-04-17

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POWER Minister Reviews performance of WCL

New Delhi. The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal addressing at a review meeting of the annual performance of Nagpur based Miniratna PSU Western Coalfields Limited (WCL), in Nagpur on April 14, 2017.

Posted Date :  15-04-17

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BHEL and Indian Railways tie up for Rooftop SPV Systems

New Delhi. BHEL has bagged order of 2 MWp Roof Top SPV Systems to be installed at Diesel loco Modernisation Works (DMW), Patiala .  Contract agreement was signed between BHEL & IROAF (Indian Railways Organisation for Alternate Fuels) in the presence of Mr. Amitabh Mathur, Director (IS &P), B

Posted Date :  12-04-17

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KIOCL BOUNCE BACK IN PRODUCTION DURING 2016 and 2017

BANGLORE. KIOCL Limited, has bounced back in its production target during the fiscal year 2016-17 surpassing the target of 14.60 lakh tons of pellets as compared to the last two fiscal years and in particular to the last year which was 1.0 lakh ton only.    The Company has also made a r

Posted Date :  13-04-17

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HSCL order book stands around Rs 80 bn

KOLKATA. Hindustan Steelworks Construction (HSCL) with effect from April 1, 2017 has as order book of approximately Rs 80 billion. For the FY 2015-16 the company's total revenue and net profit was approximately Rs 14.16 billion and Rs 301.9 million respectively. Presently, HSCL is a Debt free

Posted Date :  13-04-17

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Govt asks PSBs to finalise next wage revision before Nov 1

New Delhi: The finance ministry has asked the heads of public sector banks to finalise the modalities for timely implementation of the next pay revision from November.    There are 21 public sector banks, post merger of six lenders with SBI, in the country. They together employ about 8

Posted Date :  10-04-17

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Airborne Surveys at Nagpur Airport

NEW DELHI. The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal at the inauguration of the Airborne Surveys at Nagpur International Airport via Live Video Link from New Delhi on April 07, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Mines, Shri Aru

Posted Date :  08-04-17

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BDL achieves record turnover

HYDERABAD. Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), has achieved a record turnover of 4,875 crore for the financial year 2016 - 17. BDL has registered an increase of 17% growth over the previous year.    BDL has also been rated as ‘Excellent’ for its performance against MoU during the

Posted Date :  07-04-17

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NRDC Iinks MOA with CSIR CSIO or Commercializing IPs and Technology”

New Delhi. National Research Development Corporation, & CSIR- Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIO), Chandigarh has entered into Memorandum of Agreement for marketing the inventions/innovations, patents, formulations, know-how/processes developed by these institutes and also collection

Posted Date :  06-04-17

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CONCOR Creates a new benchmark

NEW DELHI. Container Corporation of India Ltd. has loaded approx. 36 million tons of traffic in 2016-17, registering a growth of 7.8% over 33.39 million tons in 2015-16. There was a growth of 9.2% in EXIM from 27.28 mt to 29.8mt and growth of 1.5% in Domestic from 6.11 mt to 6.20 mt. The growth i

Posted Date :  04-04-17

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BEL achieves turnover of Rs 8800 cr

Banglore: Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited has ended the year 2016-17 by registering whopping top line figure of about Rs.8,800 Crores (provisional), a growth of about 17% over the previous year's turnover of Rs. 7,522 crores.    Some of the flagship projects executed

Posted Date :  03-04-17

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PFC Contributes over Rs 54 Cr for Swachh Bharat Kosh

NEW DELHI. The CMD, Power Finance Corporation Ltd., Shri Rajeev Sharma presented the cheque for Rs 54.82 Cr Swachh Bharat Kosh to the Finance Secretary, Shri Ashok Lavasa, in New Delhi on March 31, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Shri Parameswaran and other dignita

Posted Date :  01-04-17

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DVC TO INVEST Rs 1094 CRORE IN KHAGRA JOYDEV COAL BLOCK

Kolkata: The Board of the Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) has approved an investment of Rs. 1094 crore in the Khagra-Joydev coal block located in Birbhum District of West Bengal.   The block allotted by the Government of India to DVC for supply of coal to its thermal power plants has a

Posted Date :  31-03-17

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HAL Signs Rs 8000 Cr Contract with Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard

“The PBL is the purchase of Logistics support as an integrated, affordable, performance package designed to optimize system readiness and meet performance goals for the product through long-term support arrangements with clear lines of authority and responsibility”, says Mr. T. Suvarna Raj

Posted Date :  31-03-17

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AAI Inauguration of digi Class Room

Airports Authority of India has planned to provide Smart Class solutions to 24 schools all over Maharashtra under Corporate Social Responsibility Scheme. The pilot project of the Digi Class Room was inaugurated at the Airport High School, Vile Parle (E), Mumbai by Smt. K Hemalatha Regional Execut

Posted Date :  30-03-17

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NSPCL pays total interim dividend of Rs 120 cr to NTPC and SAIL

NEW DELHI .NTPC-SAIL Power Company Ltd (NSPCL) paid interim dividend of Rs.120 crore (Rs.60 crore each to NTPC & SAIL) which works out to 12.24% of paid up equity share capital.    For the financial year 2015-16 a total dividend of Rs. 120.00 crores was paid by the Company, which includ

Posted Date :  28-03-17

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Petroleum Minister launches MoPNG e Seva

NEW DELHI. Union Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan launched MoP&NG e-Seva, a dedicated grievances redressal platform on Social Media for all queries and grievances relating to Oil and Gas Sector.    The MOPNG e-Seva is an integrated grievances red

Posted Date :  25-03-17

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PowerGrid commissions Champa -Kurukshetra transmission line

NEW DELHI. PowerGrid Corporation today commercially commissioned the Champa-Kurukshetra Pole-I electricity transmission line. "Trial operations of 1,500 mw, Pole-I of 800 kv HVDC Champa- Kurukshetra transmission system has been successfully completed and the pole has been put to commercial operat

Posted Date :  25-03-17

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PAWAN HANS offers Delhi Darshan by Heicopter

Pawan Hans is commencing Helicopter Ride and Helicopter Delhi Darshan from state-of-the-art integrated Rohini Heliport, Delhi. Initially the helicopter Ride/Delhi Darshan is planned for 25th - 26th March, 2017. Further, regular helicopter Ride/ Delhi Darshan is commencing from 1st April, 2017

Posted Date :  24-03-17

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Stakeholders meet held at WCL

NAGPUR. Stakeholders meet was organized today under the ages of Vigilance department of Western Coalfields Limited (WCL). Venders who are working with WCL specially those providing vehicles on hire basis along with WCL officials came forward to one platform to illuminate various issues concerning

Posted Date :  24-03-17

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NTPC pays Interim Dividend of Rs. 2,152.07 crore for FY 2016-17

NEW DELHI . NTPC Ltd. has paid an interim dividend of Rs. 2,152.07 crore, being 26.10% of the paid-up equity share capital of the Company for Financial Year 2016-17    The Dividend of Rs. 1,500.95 crore to Government of India, was presented by Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC Ltd. to Piyush Goy

Posted Date :  23-03-17

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SJVN Declares Record Rs 930.74 Crore Interim Dividend For 2016-17

Shimla: Reporting a good financial performance for the year 2016-17, public sector power company SJVN Limited declared an interim dividend of Rs 930.74 which works to Rs 2.25 rupees per share for its shareholders. This is the highest dividend declared by the public sector company, since it was es

Posted Date :  23-03-17

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THDC PaYS Dividend

NEW DELHI .The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal being presented the interim dividend cheque for the Financial Year of 2016-17 by the CMD, THDC India Ltd., Shri Dhirendra Veer Singh, in New Delhi on March 21, 2017. The Se

Posted Date :  23-03-17

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NALCO Pays Dividend

NEW DELHI .The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines, Shri Piyush Goyal being presented the interim dividend cheque for the Financial Year of 2016-17 by the CMD, NALCO, Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, in New Delhi on March 22, 2017.

Posted Date :  23-03-17

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Deepa Malik addresses NTPCians

NEW DELHI. Ms. Deepa Malik , Indian athlete at NTPC premises for Eminent Speakers Lecture Series at Power Management Institute recently . She is the first Indian woman to win a medal in Paralympic Games and won a Silver medal at the 2016 Summer Paralympics in the shot put. She has won accolades for

Posted Date :  17-03-17

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25 airports at near optimum utilisation Government

NEW DELHI. Twenty-five operational airports in the country have almost reached or nearing their optimum utilisation, and steps have been taken to bring their capacity as per the traffic demand, the government said on Thursday.    Of the total 182 sectors, Air India is unable to "meet its t

Posted Date :  17-03-17

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Coal Secretary reviews performance of MCL

Sambalpur: Mr Susheel Kumar, Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Coal today reviewed the performance of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), an Odisha-based flagship company of Coal India Limited.    Mr Kumar was brief on company’s performance vis-à-vis coal production, land

Posted Date :  17-03-17

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Merger talks of ONGC HPCL on at ministerial level

Guwahati: State-owned oil major ONGC has said the preliminary discussion for its acquisition of India's third-biggest fuel retailer HPCL has started and is going on at the ministerial level.  "The talks are going on at ministerial level. We have not discussed it at the ONGC board. The petro

Posted Date :  16-03-17

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ONGC street play to quell anti exploration frenzy

New Delhi . Chockalingam, Chinnaiyan, Vasanthi and Saraswathy, along with six others, are planning to tell the locals of Neduvasal in Tamil Nadu what ONGC’s oil and gas business is all about. No, they are not real persons, but fictitious characters, who are going to demystify the whole concept of

Posted Date :  16-03-17

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NBCC Women Employees celebrats International Womens Day

NEW DELHI .NBCC Women Employees celebrated International Women’s Day on 8th of March 2017 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. The Chief Guest at the Programme was Ms. Ira Singhal, IAS, the Topper of 2015 Civil Services. The occasion was also graced by Dr. Anoop Kumar, CMD; S/Shri, S.K. Pal, Direct

Posted Date :  15-03-17

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NTPC installs Indias largest Floating Solar PV Plant at Kayamkulam

NEW DELHI . 100 kWp Floating Solar PV plant, the largest of its kind in India as on date, indigenously developed as a part of ‘Make In India’ initiative, was inaugurated by Shri A. K. Jha, Director (Technical) in presence of Shri V. B. Fadnavis, RED (SR) and Shri R. K. Srivastava, ED (NETRA) at

Posted Date :  11-03-17

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CMD NSIC applauds contribution of Women

NEW DELHI . NSIC celebrated the International Women's Day 2017 with its women employees with much fanfare. The women employees participated with great enthusiasm. To mark the occasion, a Training program involving role plays on " Masters of First Impressions" and " Being ready for change and mor

Posted Date :  11-03-17

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AAI showcases cutting-edge technologies at 12th CII Exim Bank Conclave

NEW DELHI . Airports Authority of India is looking beyond national boundaries and interests and is undertaking newer business initiatives by exploring global aviation markets for providing consultancy, construction, management services, export services and exploring operations abroad in relation to

Posted Date :  11-03-17

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NLCI Celebrates International Womens Day 2017

Neyveli . Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya and Smt. Yogamaya Acharya after releasing the Souvenir on the theme “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It up for Equality” during the International Women’s Day- 2017 celebrations at Neyveli on 08-03-2017. .Also Seen are, Functional Directors, Neyveli Ladies Club patr

Posted Date :  10-03-17

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BHEL pays Rs 194 point 8 Crore as Interim Dividend for fiscal 2016 17

New Delhi, March 8: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has paid an interim dividend of 40% for fiscal 2016-17. In value terms, the dividend paid amounts to Rs.194.8 Crore. With this, the company has maintained its impeccable track record of earning profits and rewarding investors by paying divi

Posted Date :  09-03-17

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DVC Celebrates International Womens Day

KOLKATA. International Women’s Day was celebrated in all the Field Formations & Headquarter of DVC on 8th March, 2017 with traditional enthusiasm.    While addressing on the occasion, the Chairman stressed on the necessity of women empowerment and exhorted all of us to be increasingly aw

Posted Date :  09-03-17

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Be bold for change IOCL celebrates Womens Day

BHUBANESWAR: Women leaders from different spheres of life came together to celebrate International Women’s Day at an event organised by Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) here on Wednesday. The theme of celebration was ‘Be Bold for Change’.    Bharat appreciated women for taking u

Posted Date :  09-03-17

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PFC sanctions Rs 2703 cr loan for first Super Critical Thermal Power

New Delhi. Central Public sector undertaking, Power Finance Corporation Limited (PFC) has sanctioned a term loan of ? 2,703.88 crore to West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) for the construction of Unit-5 (1X660MW) under Phase-III of Sagardighi Thermal Power Station in Murshidab

Posted Date :  08-03-17

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AAI commissions phase I of part parallel taxi track at MIA

MANGALURU: Even as Airports Authority of India (AAI) has approved construction of part parallel taxi track (Phase-II) and grading of basic strip at south side of Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) at Kenjar, it commissioned the phase I of the work on Monday. Air India flight AI 680 Mangaluru-Mumb

Posted Date :  07-03-17

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OIL ranked 20th in the ratings of Best Employer Brand in India

NEW DELHI . Oil India Limited has been ranked 20th in the listing of Best Employer Brand in India out of 470 organizations participating in the 11th Employer Branding Awards, 2017 and was also ranked 45th out of 750 participating organizations in the Dream Companies to Work for listings.

Posted Date :  06-03-17

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Secretary Power Inaugurates National HR Summit for Energy Sector

NEW DELHI . Shri Pradeep Kumar, Secretary , Power , GO , Pujari inaugurating the National HR Summit for Energy Sector, organized by BIMTECH and National HRD Network today at New Delhi. Shri R.V. Shahi , Former Secretary , Power , Padma Shri Dr. Pritam Singh, Chairman - LEAD Centre and Dr. Harivansh

Posted Date :  03-03-17

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BEML inaugurates 200 KW rooftop solar project in Mysore

BANGLORE. BEML has announced inauguration of a 200 KW grid-connected rooftop solar project in Mysore. "With the installation and commissioning of the rooftop solar project, BEML inches towards achieving the target of utilising 100 percent renewable energy for captive consumption," the company said i

Posted Date :  03-03-17

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SCCL records new highs in coal output dispatches

Hyderabad. The Singareni Collieries Company Limited has set a new record with coal production of 58.7 lakh tonnes and highest dispatches of 57 lakh tonnes in a month during February 2017.    The SCCL dispatched 41 rakes of coal in a single day on February 28 and also highest ever dispatch

Posted Date :  02-03-17

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SAIL records best ever export volume in ten years

NEW DELHI. Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) concerted efforts on increasing export shares has started to bear fruits. In the month of February, 2017 SAIL has achieved the best ever export monthly volume of steel in last ten years. A total of 1.03 lakh tonnes of steel was exported last month, whic

Posted Date :  02-03-17

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Arunachal CM Khandu holds meeting with officials of REC AND SECI

NEW DELHI . The chief minister sought information on the status of tender floated and pending works regarding the rural electrification work under the DDUJY scheme with the officials of the Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) and Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), an official communique i

Posted Date :  02-03-17

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PGCIL completes Wardha-Dichpally transmission line

HYDERABAD: The Telangana Transco on Monday announced the successful installation and test charge of two new 400 kv feeder bays at the 400 kv Dichpally sub-station. The Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL) has already announced the completion of the Wardha-Dichpally transmission line to evacua

Posted Date :  01-03-17

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Chairman SAIL focuses on more value added steel in product basket

NEW DELHI. Chairman, SAIL, Shri P K Singh reviewed the marketing performance of SAIL in a meeting. Shri Singh emphasized the need for higher levels of customer engagement and increased proportion of value added, ready-to-use steel materials to be a part of the SAIL product basket. While broadly o

Posted Date :  01-03-17

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Govt bails out ONGC Oil India of Rs 22000 crore royalty liability

The central government will pay two state-owned firms' outstanding liabilities of Rs 14,698 crore directly to the state governments, who will not insist on levy of Rs 7,223 crore interest on payments that were due from April 2008.   Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) had to pay Gujarat

Posted Date :  01-03-17

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ONGC to pump in Rs7327 crore to increase output in five projects

New Delhi.Public Sector Undertaking, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) board approved the development of five projects with an investment of ? 7,327 crore at its 290th meeting. According to a press statement, the investment will lead to a production of 14.969 MMT of Oil and 2.972 BCM of Gas.

Posted Date :  24-02-17

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DVC adds 500 MW thermal power generation capacity

KOLKATA. The Damaodar Valley Corporation added 500 MW thermal power to its capacity by commissioned the Bokaro Thermal Power Station today. The Damaodar Valley Corporation added 500 MW thermal power to its capacity by commissioned the Bokaro Thermal Power Station today. DVC had added 1200 MW (2x

Posted Date :  24-02-17

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Robotic Dry Cleaning System for Solar panels

NEW DELHI . Robotic Dry Cleaning System for Solar panels at Solar PV plant at NTPC Dadri was inaugurated by Shri A. K. Jha, Director (Technical), NTPC Limited in presence of Shri D.K. Sood, RED (DBF) & ED (CSR/R&R) and Shri S. K. Sinha, GGM (Dadri) and other senior officials of NTPC.

Posted Date :  24-02-17

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NTPCs total installed capacity rises to 48143 MW

New Delhi. Public sector undertaking NTPC's total installed capacity has gone up to 48,143 MW with the addition of 115 MW of Bhadla Solar Power Project. The project was commissioned yesterday taking NTPC's solar capacity to 475 MW.    According to a press statement, NTPC

Posted Date :  24-02-17

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AAI declares Rs 560 crore interim dividend for 2016 17

NEW DELHI . Airports Authority of India [AAI], a consistently profit making organization since its inception, declared an Interim Dividend of Rs.560 Crores for the year 2016-17.    Dr.Guruprasad Mohapatra, Chairman, AAI presented Dividend cheque amounting to Rs.560.00 to the Uni

Posted Date :  23-02-17

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DVCs pavilion at Momentum Jharkhand

RANCHI. Two days Global Investors’ Summit “MOMENTUM JHARKHAND” was organized at Khelgaon Complex, Ranchi on 16th & 17th February-2017. On this occasion, DVC also installed a pavilion alongwith hundreds of other companies. Shri Andrew WK Langstieh, Chairman,   

Posted Date :  23-02-17

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Central Coalfields Limited to build medical college in Ranchi

RANCHI: Coal India Limited (CIL) subsidiary Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) will set up a medical college and hospital in the state, PK Gupta, chief of medical services of CCL said on Sunday. The company's board has given its approval and the establishment is now in the planning stage, he ad

Posted Date :  23-02-17

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NLC INDIA joins hands with govt in uprooting of Juli Flora Trees

Neyveli. Following the direction of the Madurai Bench of Madras High Court that the Juli Flora trees located in all districts of Tamilnadu be removed and on the advise of the District Administration of Cuddalore, the removal of Juli Flora trees by machines are going on at Neyveli for the past one

Posted Date :  23-02-17

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AAI IATA launch e billing solution for airport operators

New Delhi.The state-owned AAI, along with International Air Transport Association (IATA), today launched its e-billing solution for airport operators and air navigation services providers across the world. comprises data gathering, invoicing and collection. It is compatible with all radar systems

Posted Date :  22-02-17

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GSL built 105M OPV ICGS SHAUNAK dedicated to Nation

WASCO. The maritime security of India has got another significant fillip with the induction of the fourth in the series of the new 105M Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) “ICGS SHAUNAK” in the Indian Coast Guard, built by Goa Shipyard Ltd (GSL) using its in-house design.   

Posted Date :  22-02-17

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Oil India Limited celebrates its 58th Foundation Day

Oil India Limited (OIL), India’s second largest National Exploration & Production Company, celebrated its 58th Foundation Day with full fervor and zeal at it’s Corporate Office in NOIDA on 18th February, 2017.    Various events were organized for observing the co

Posted Date :  22-02-17

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KIOCL successful completes Four Decades

NEW DELHI . Union Steel Minister Shri Birendra Singh unveiled a special Logo on successful completion of Four Decades of Service of KIOCL to the Nation on at New Delhi. Shri Malay Chaterjee , CMD , KIOCL also present on the occasion .

Posted Date :  20-02-17

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Momentum Jharkhand Momentum NTPC

RANCHI. NTPC participate jharkhand momentum at Ranchi. NTPC Pavilion inaugurated by RED NTPC ER I and CMP . NTPC's presence in the power sector particularly in Eastern Region was displayed prominentally.

Posted Date :  18-02-17

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International Conference on NexGen Technologies for Mining

NEW DELHI. The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal addressing the Valedictory Session of the International Conference on NexGen Technologies for Mining and Fuel Industries - NxGnMiFu – 2017, organised by CSIR-Central

Posted Date :  18-02-17

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Oil India Limited observesSaksham 2017

New Delhi. Oil India Limited (OIL), culminated the observance of the month long Oil and Gas Conservation Mass Awareness Campaign, ‘Saksham-2017’, under the aegis of the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, with a concluding functionheld on 15th February 2017 at its Corporate Offic

Posted Date :  18-02-17

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IndianOil Kavi Sammelan Mesmerises Poetry Lovers

New Delhi.The 32nd edition of ‘IndianOil Akhil Bharatiya Kavi Sammelan’ was held at Siri Fort Auditorium in New Delhi today. Renowned poets from the Hindustani literary firmament regaled the culture patrons of the city and left them spell bound. The august audience was treated to the

Posted Date :  18-02-17

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Coal Secy rules out coal target revision for CIL

ANGUL: THE Union Coal Secretary, Susheel Kumar ruled out downward revision of the coal production target set at 1000 million tonne (MT) for Coal India Limited (CIL) in 2020. He refuted that there is a slump in coal demand. “There is no question of revising the target to produce one billion

Posted Date :  17-02-17

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NTPCs Pakri Barwadih coal mine starts production

New Delhi. NTPC's first mine Pakri Barwadih Coal starts production in Jharkhand and the first rake of the dry fuel was flagged off today.    The flagging off of the rake was done by Shri Arun Jaitley, Union Finance Minister in the presence of Shri Raghubar Das, Chief Ministe

Posted Date :  17-02-17

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Coal Secretary visits countrys largest Talcher Coalfields of MCL

Talcher. Angul . Shri Susheel Kumar , Secretary Coal, on Thursday (today) visited Talcher Coalfields, country’s largest dry fuel reserve in Odisha, and took stock of situation in coal mining operations of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited . Shri A K Jha, CMD, Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd briefs Secret

Posted Date :  17-02-17

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Shri Piyush Goyal launches the TAMRA

NEW DELHI . The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal launching the TAMRA (Transparency, Auction Monitoring and Resource Augmentation) Portal and Mobile App, at the concluding session of the 2nd National Conclave on Mines &am

Posted Date :  16-02-17

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BEML Showcases its Expertise in AERO INDIA 2017

Banglore. BEML LIMITED has participated in the Aero India-2017, the 11th International Show on Aerospace, Defence, Civil Aviation, Airport Insfrastructure & Defence Engineering has displayed its prowess in Defence & Aerospace including Tatra Ground Support Vehicles, Armoured Recovery Vehi

Posted Date :  16-02-17

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NLC India to buyback over 15 crore shares worth Rs 1491 Cr

New Delhi. Public sector NLC India (Neyveli Lignite Corporation) today launched its buyback offer for over 15 crore shares worth Rs 1,491 crore.    In the draft letter of offer, the company said: “Cash offer for buyback of not exceeding 15.06 crore fully paid-up equity sha

Posted Date :  16-02-17

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NTPC plans to make cement seeks partners

NEW DELHI: NTPC is planning to expand into cement manufacturing with the twin objectives of utilising fly ash from its power stations and create captive demand for electricity.    The state-run utility is inviting expression of interest from cement makers on Thursday, offering p

Posted Date :  16-02-17

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National Conclave on Mines and Minerals

NEW DELHI .The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal at the concluding session of the 2nd National Conclave on Mines & Minerals, in New Delhi on February 15, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Mines, Shri Balvinder Kumar an

Posted Date :  16-02-17

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HUDCO Annual Sports Meet

New Delhi. Dr. M Ravi Kanth, Chairman & Managing Director, Housing & Urban Development Corporation Ltd. (HUDCO) flagged off the HUDCO Annual Sports Meet at the Thyagraj Stadium, New Delhi.   The HUDCO employees with their family members participated in various sports activiti

Posted Date :  15-02-17

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Former Chairman ONGC Col Satya Pal Wahi passes away

NEW DELHI. A great PSU leader Former Chairman of the ONGC Col Satya Pal Wahi has passed away in Gurgaon. He was 88. A visionary leader with ability of execution par excellence ...and at the same time height of Humility and respect demonstrated always.!!    ONGC bids adieu to For

Posted Date :  15-02-17

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MRPLs Smoke Free Campaign

Manglore. MRPL's Smoke Free Campaign as a part of Saksham - Oil & Gas Conservation Month (OGCM) was held on Feb 12 , 2017 .    During the programme Chelairu and Surinje Grama Panchayat (GP) villages were declared Smoke Free by the Presidents of the respective GPs. 

Posted Date :  14-02-17

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MCL observes National Productivity Week

Sambalpur. Observing National Productivity Week, employees of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) today took an oath to contribute towards increasing productivity by adopting methods to ‘’reduce waste, recycle and reuse’’ waste products.    Mr A K Jha, Chai

Posted Date :  14-02-17

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50th Raising Day of Talcher thermal celebrated

TALCHAR. 50th Raising Day of Talcher thermal celebrated. A journey that began in February 1968has completed five decades of contribution to the growth of Odisha and the Nation. The power station is among the top performing stations of the country and going strongday by day.

Posted Date :  13-02-17

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MRPL Kaushal Vikas Kendra launched

Mangaluru. MRPL’s Kaushal Vikas Kendra, was inaugurated yesterday at Mangaluru by Shri Nalin Kumar Kateel, MP, Dakshina Kannada, in the presence of Shri Mohiuddin Bawa, MLA Mangalore North and other elected representatives, Senior Management of MRPL led by Shri H Kumar, MD, other invited di

Posted Date :  13-02-17

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27th National Conference of WIPS inaugurated

NAGPUR. "Protection of women's rights is a constant struggle which can not be won unless every man and woman participates in it. Effective tools should be devised to tackle the problem of women and ensure that the laws preserving women's right should be implemented" said Honoura

Posted Date :  13-02-17

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27th National Conference of WIPS inaugurated

NAGPUR. "Protection of women's rights is a constant struggle which can not be won unless every man and woman participates in it. Effective tools should be devised to tackle the problem of women and ensure that the laws preserving women's right should be implemented" said Honoura

Posted Date :  13-02-17

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WEC India HOCP Forum Meeting

NEW DELHI . World Energy Council, India (WEC India) has constituted Heads of Corporate Planning Forum with an objective of cross sectoral discussion on energy perspectives and generating new ideas & areas for collaborative studies and research. Fourth meeting of the forum had participation of

Posted Date :  11-02-17

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POWERGRID Press Conference

MUMBAI. Shri I.S. Jha , CMD , Power Grid Corporation of India addressing the Media persons at Mumbai to share the POWERGRID Performance . Board of Directors , Power Grid were also present on the occasion

Posted Date :  11-02-17

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Exhibition on Green Energy

NEW DELHI . The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee visiting the Exhibition on Green Energy, at the inauguration of the Solar Power Projects, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on February 10, 2017.

Posted Date :  11-02-17

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Aviation min pulls up AAI over delays in night landing at Juhu

NEW DELHI .Meeting convened by union minister Jayant Sinha puts the long-overdue plan back on the airport operator’s priority list.    In a major boost for Juhu aerodrome’s operations, the government has fast-tracked plans to equip the airport with night landing faci

Posted Date :  09-02-17

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Oil PSUs merger may create job cuts employee issues

NEW DELHI . Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had in his Budget 2017-18 speech said that the government sees opportunities to strengthen Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) through consolidation, and mergers and acquisitions. He specifically spoke about a proposal to create an integrated govern

Posted Date :  09-02-17

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AAI organises Annual Sports meet at Kolkata

Kolkata. Airports Authority of India’s Regional Sports Control Board (RSCB), Eastern Region, organised its Annual Sports Meet for its employees and their family members, at AAI Sports Complex, New Quarters, Kolkata.    The event commenced with the lighting of the lamp, fla

Posted Date :  08-02-17

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Inauguration the Canteen Building constructed in the Neyveli

Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya,CMD NLC India Limited, after inaugurating the Canteen Building, constructed in the Neyveli New Thermal Power Project Complex. Also seen are, Shri Subir Das, Shri V. Thanga Pandiyan, Shri P. Selvakumar, Shri R. Vikraman, Directors and Shri N. Muthu, Executive Director of NL

Posted Date :  08-02-17

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BHEL posted net profit of Rs 93 point 54 crore

NEW DELHI: BHEL on Tuesday posted a net profit of Rs 93.54 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 on the back of higher income from the power segment. The company had reported a net loss of Rs 1,084.96 crore for the quarter under review.    The company’s total incom

Posted Date :  08-02-17

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DVC promotes Quality Circle activities

KOLKATA. Quality Circle Presentation was organised by the Human Resource Development Deptt. at DVC Headquarters on Feb 6 , 2017 . Altogether 16 no. Teams from different formations of DVC participated in the said presentation. Each team made presentation on the issue of the present style of functi

Posted Date :  08-02-17

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India Oil BPCL HPCL merger will reduce wastage of resources Fitch

New delhi . A proposed merger of Indian Oil Corp, Hindustan Petroleum Corp and Bharat Petroleum Corp will reduce inefficiencies across the sector and result in enormous savings, ratings agency Fitch said.    It would also create an entity that is better placed to compete globall

Posted Date :  08-02-17

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BELT Reconditioning Plant Inaugurated

Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya,CMD, NLC INDIA Ltd., inaugurated the relocated Belt Reconditioning Plant yesterday , constructed at a cost of Rs. 13.45 crores.Shri Subir Das, Director / Mines, Shri V. Thangapandian, Director / Power, Shri P. Selvakumar, Director / P&P and Shri R. Vikraman, Director /

Posted Date :  07-02-17

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ONGC supports Saksham Cyclothon with great enthusiasm

NEW DELHI: As a conscious Corporate ONGC supported Cyclothon with active participation from the ONGC Board and employees in equal measures on 6th February 2017, at India Gate. The Cyclothon, a part of the month long Oil & Gas Conservation campaign "Saksham" buttressed by entire Oil

Posted Date :  07-02-17

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Shri G S SOHAL PASSES AWAY

NEW DELHI . Shri G. S. SOHAL ,Former Executive Director ,NTPC AND CHAIRMAN PSEB Passes away yesterday .HE was a great human being and always willing to help others.

Posted Date :  06-02-17

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ONGC named office building adds Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya

NEW DELHI . Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has quietly changed the name of its newly built corporate office here to Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya Urja Bhawan after rescinding the name Rajiv Gandhi Urja Bhawan given to it by the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh nine years back.   

Posted Date :  06-02-17

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Centre to put three PSUs on the block

NEW DELHI. The government will soon put three public-sector companies on the block – Bharat Pumps & Compressors, Bridge & Roof Company, and Hindustan Fluorocarbons — as part of its target to raise Rs 15,000 crore through strategic sale of public-sector unit (PSUs) in the next

Posted Date :  06-02-17

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Top air safety official warns Delhi airport unsafe

NEW DELHI: A senior official of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) has alerted the Prime Minister’s Office to the dangerous safety conditions of major Indian airports. S Mangala, Aviation Safety, Deputy General Manager, Mumbai, has red-flagged Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai airports. &nb

Posted Date :  06-02-17

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Delhi metro to trial LED display screens from April

INDIA: XTD announced on February 3 that it will start a six-month trial of its Cross Track Media information and advertising displays at Kashmere Gate metro station in Delhi.    Cross Track uses billboard-sized LED screens and high-definition sound to broadcast content to passen

Posted Date :  04-02-17

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AAI Workshop on Vigilance as a Management Tool

New Delhi. A Vigilance Workshop was organized at Amritsar airport by Corporate Vigilance Department, Airports Authority of India on the topic “Vigilance as a Management Tool” from 31st January to 1st February 2017.Smt. Shubha Thakur, CVO, AAI addressed the gathering on the objectives

Posted Date :  04-02-17

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Oil India Declared 95 percent Interim Dividend

NEW DELHI . Oil India Ltd has declared an interim dividend of 95 percent for 2016-17 on the enhanced capital increased due to recent bonus issue and reported higher profits during the third quarter.    Profit After Tax (PAT) for Q3 FY 2016-17 Rs. 454.69 crore is 18.82% higher as

Posted Date :  03-02-17

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Pawan Hans Launches e Portal and Mobile App

NEW DELHI . Union Minister of Civil aviation unveils Pawan Hans new corporate website atwww.pawanhans.co.in. The relaunch forms part of the company’s national Brand and Business Impact Program and applies the new Pawan Hans branding to an online stage. Under the slogan “We fly FOR YOU

Posted Date :  02-02-17

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MRPL Stall at DigiDhan Mela

DigiDhan Mela was organised in Town Hall, Managore on 25th January 2017. Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister for Law & Justice and Electronics & Information Technology was the chief guest for the programme.    MRPL had set up a stall in the DigiDhan Mela. Dr Yogesh

Posted Date :  02-02-17

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IOC Q3 net up 29 pc at Rs 399491 cr

NEW DELHI . Indian Oil Corp has recroded a 29 per cent jump in its third quarter net profit on the back of higher refinery margins and inventory gains.    Following the government diktat to pay additional dividend to make up for shortfall in disinvestment proceeds, the board of

Posted Date :  01-02-17

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Organ donation can inspire the spirit of sacrifice Nalco CMD

Bhubaneswar. “In a world which is influenced by materialism, initiatives for organ donation would help usher in a transformed era of humanity and sacrifice,” said Dr. Tapan Kumar Chand, while addressing at the Organ Donation Initiative (Angadaan Mahavijaan) organized by Body and Organ

Posted Date :  31-01-17

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Flower Show by Nalco

Bhubaneswar. National Aluminium Company Limited organized 'Basant Pushpa Pradarshani', its annual Flower & Vegetable Show at Nalco Nagar, Bhubaneswar on 28th and 29th January. As many as 12 institutions and 65 individuals participated in the show in various categories.   

Posted Date :  31-01-17

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Tension at Koottanad over GAIL pipeline project

KERALA. A tense situation prevailed at Thanneerkkodu, near Koottanadu under the Thrithala Assembly Constituency, on Monday afternoon when the local community forcibly tried to prevent offloading of construction items and pipeline material meant for connecting the hub of the multi-crore Kochi-Koot

Posted Date :  31-01-17

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launch of the India Post Payments Bank

NEW DELHI. The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley and the Minister of State for Communications (Independent Charge) and Railways, Shri Manoj Sinha releasing a commemorative stamp, at the launch of the India Post Payments Bank branches, through video conferencing f

Posted Date :  31-01-17

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225 applicants for 2 posts at CIC

New Delhi: About 225 people have applied for two positions of Information Commissioners at Central Information Commission. While M A Khan Yusufi’s term has already ended, Basant Seth will be completing his tenure as Information Commissioner on February 16.    Responding to

Posted Date :  31-01-17

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Women Empowerment at ONGC

ONGCians at construction site of gas pipeline landfall point at Odalarevu, Andhra Pradesh bringing gas from deepwater fields of East Coast of India.

Posted Date :  31-01-17

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Women Empowerment at ONGC

ONGCians at construction site of gas pipeline landfall point at Odalarevu, Andhra Pradesh bringing gas from deepwater fields of East Coast of India.

Posted Date :  31-01-17

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NTPC to commission stage I of Barh plant

PATNA: Bihar is likely to be a surplus state in terms of power availability as National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has targeted to commission unit-I of stage-I of Barh Super Thermal Power Station (BSTPS) by the end of this year.    K S Garbyal, regional executive director

Posted Date :  30-01-17

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Saksham Pledge GAILIndia HawaBadlo

PMO India Dharmendra Pradhan MyGov India Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Government of India ONGC Limited GAIL (India) Limited BPCL Hindustan Petroleum Indian Oil Corporation Engineers India Limited Numaligarh Refinery Limited CPCL

Posted Date :  30-01-17

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MCL celebrates 68th R day with patriotic fervour

Sambalpur. Shri A K Jha, CMD , Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), unfurled the Tricolour and greeted everyone as flagship subsidiary of Coal India Limited celebrated 68th Republic Day on Thursday with patriotic fervour and gaiety.    Director (Technical/Operation) Mr J P Singh,

Posted Date :  28-01-17

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MOIL share sale Govt nets Rs 480 cr

New Delhi. The government’s 10% stake sale in manganese miner MOIL today saw a robust response from retail investors who put in bids for over 5 times the shares reserved for them, ensuring Rs 480 crore to the exchequer.

Posted Date :  28-01-17

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CIL to broaden coal auction power companies in focus

KOLKATA.A CIL official told FE that some plants are flush with coal while some others have neither coal supply nor power purchase agreement. In some cases, they have coal supplies but do not have power purchase agreements with distribution companies.    Also, some plants have th

Posted Date :  28-01-17

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GAIL Board approves issuance of bonus shares

New Delhi. GAIL (India) Limited has recommended issuance of one bonus share for every three equity shares held of Rs 10 each fully paid up, subject to shareholders approval. The decision was taken by the Company’s Board of Directors in its meeting held on 25th January, 2017. Consequently, t

Posted Date :  28-01-17

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Republic Day celebrated at NLCI

Neyveli. His Holiness Sri Sri Ravishankar ,Founder Art of Living Foundation, as Guest of Honour graced the occasion. His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Smt. Yogamaya Acharya & Dr. S.K.Acharya honouring the senior most employee of NLCI Shri D.Pattusamy, Technician Gr.I of Mine-I along with

Posted Date :  27-01-17

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NTPC raises 500 mn euros through overseas bonds sale

New Delhi. NTPC Ltd, India’s biggest power producer, has raised 500 million euros through overseas bonds sale that perhaps may be the first longest tenor euro- denominated issuance by an Indian company.    NTPC got bids for USD 2.4 billion, or nearly five times the targete

Posted Date :  27-01-17

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DVC Celebrates Republic Day

KOLKATA. The 68th Republic Day was celebrated in all formations of DVC with much enthusiasm and pride. At DVC Headquarters, Shri Andrew WK Langstieh, Chairman hoisted the National Flag and was given the Guard of Honour by the CISF contingent.    Speaking on the occasion, the Cha

Posted Date :  27-01-17

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HAL rolls out first indigenously upgraded Hawk Mk132

BANGLORE. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has rolled out the first indigenously upgraded Hawk Mk132. "This is the 100th Hawk aircraft produced at HAL and we are proud that it has 'Make in India' mark," Hindustan Aeronautics Limited Chairman and Managing Director T Suvarna Raju sai

Posted Date :  27-01-17

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BHEL partners with Power Grid Corporation of India

Hyderabad: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) in partnership with ABB secured a landmark order from Power Grid Corporation of India Limited. BHEL’s scope of work is valued at Rs 1,360 crore for setting up a +800kV 6,000 MW HVDC Link between the Western Region Grid (Raigarh and Chhattis

Posted Date :  25-01-17

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MOIL share sale Institutional buyers put in Rs 580 crore bids

NEW DELHI: Strong demand from institutional buyers saw bids worth over Rs 580 crore coming in on the first day of government's 10 per cent stake sale in manganese miner MOILBSE -3.78 %.    The share sale attracted bids for over 1.60 crore shares as against 1.06 crore shares

Posted Date :  25-01-17

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NTPC cagey on Kaniha plant expansion

Bhubaneshwar. NTPC is supposedly dragging its feet on the proposed expansion of its 3000 Mw super thermal power station at Kaniha.    NTPC had earlier announced ramping up of capacity at the Kaniha station by 1600 Mw through the addition of two supercritical units of 800 Mw each

Posted Date :  25-01-17

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Cabinet approves Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana

New Delhi. The Union Cabinet on Tuesday gave its post-facto approval for Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana 2017 (VPBY 2017) as a part of financial inclusion and social security programme.    “The scheme would be implemented through Life Insurance Corp (LIC) during the current

Posted Date :  25-01-17

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Govt seeks to raise USD 70 mn from stake sale in miner MOIL

New delhi . The government will sell a 10% stake in state-run manganese ore mining company MOIL Ltd to raise as much as Rs 475 crore ($70 million) as part of its disinvestment plan for the current financial year.    The two-day offer for sale is for about 13.32 million shares, M

Posted Date :  24-01-17

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Steel Consumers Council

NEW DELHI.The Union Minister for Steel, Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh addressing at the 25th meeting of the “Steel Consumers Council”, in Mumbai on January 21, 2017. The Secretary, Ministry of Steel, Dr. Aruna Sharma and other dignitaries are also seen.

Posted Date :  23-01-17

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POWERGRID NRTS II organises Intra Regional Cultural Festival

LUDHIANA: Enthralling performances by the artists from different parts of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana attired in colourful dresses marked the annual Intra–Regional Cultural Festival organised by Power Grid Corporation of India, Northern Region –II. The cult

Posted Date :  23-01-17

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BHELs upgraded stateof the art Solar PV Manufacturing Lines

NEW DELHI. BHEL’s state-of-the-art 200 MW Solar Photovoltaic Module Manufacturing Line and upgraded 85 MW Solar Photovoltaic Cell Manufacturing Line were inaugurated by Union Minister for Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, Anant Geete, at the company’s manufacturing plants in

Posted Date :  21-01-17

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NLC Organises Seminar on Best Practices in Financial Management

Neyveli. As part of its Diamond Jubilee Celebrations, to share the best practices for achieving further excellence in the industry, NLC IL has organized a National Seminar on “Best practices in Financial Management” at Neyveli on 20th and 21st January 2017 at Learning & Developmen

Posted Date :  21-01-17

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Cabinet allows listing of PSU firms

Mumbai: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared much awaited insurance sector reforms. With this decision, the government has paved way for listing of pubic sector insurance companies on stock exchanges.    Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) is not listed on country’

Posted Date :  19-01-17

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ONGC KG gas field to touch peak in July

NEW DELHI. Oil and Natural Gas Corp expects to scale peak output of about 5 million standard cubic meters per day from its Vashishta gas field in KG basin by July this year.    Vashishta and S1 gas fields, located in the Krishna- Godavari (KG) Offshore Basin off the east coast o

Posted Date :  18-01-17

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DVC Chairman visits Coal Handling Plant site

DURGAPUR . Shri A.W.K. Langstieh, Chairman, DVC visited the Coal Handling Plant of Durgapur Steel Thermal Power Station (DSTPS) on 16.1.17. He inspected the CHP, Control Rooms and different conveyors to ascertain the quality of coal being supplied by Coal India Limited. Subsequently, he also visi

Posted Date :  18-01-17

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Shri Babul Supriyo Visits DVC Power Plant

DURGAPUR. Shri Babul Supriyo, Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises visited Durgapur Steel Thermal Power Station (DSTPS) of DVC on December 16 , 2017 . He visited different locations of the 1000 MW plant, interacted with the employees of DSTPS, DVC. During his intera

Posted Date :  18-01-17

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Sanjiv Singh Director Refineries IndianOil flags off SAKSHAM 2017

New Delhi. "Reducing import dependency of oil & gas is a primary challenge for the Indian energy sector, thus improving energy efficiency and conservation of petroleum products by every individual user is very important," said Shri Sanjiv Singh, Director (Refineries), IndianOil, whi

Posted Date :  18-01-17

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Harness technology to ward off global warming ONGC ED clarion call

Rajamahendravaram: Advanced technology blended with changes in the people’s attitude towards use of petroleum products will go a long way in fighting gas emissions and rising global warming, said Debasis Sanyal, Executive Director( Asset Manager, Rajahmundry),ONGC here on Tuesday. 

Posted Date :  18-01-17

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BHEL commissions 500 MW Thermal Unit in West Bengal

New Delhi, January 16: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfullycommissioned another 500 MW thermal unit in the state of West Bengal.    The unit was the second 500 MW set to be commissioned at Sagardighi Thermal Power Station (TPS) Phase II project in Murshidabad

Posted Date :  17-01-17

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Govt eyes Rs 15K cr from oil PSUs as dividend

NEW DELHI .Public sector oil companies, which have higher profitability now after the mergence of favourable conditions in the international market, may have to dole out more in dividend this year to shore up the government revenue.    Sources privy to the development said state

Posted Date :  17-01-17

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ONGC launches mobile medical unit

New delhi . The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) launched a mobile medical unit in Madanam village of Sirkali taluk in Nagapattinam district to serve 24 locations around the region.   This is in addition to the first mobile medical unit at Narimanam, which has been functioning

Posted Date :  17-01-17

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Pradhan dismisses Congress charges on ONGC GSPC deal

New delhi . Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today dismissedcharges of government pressure behind ONGC buying out GSPC in KG gas block, saying it is a commercial deal and mergers and integrations are an order of the day in oil and gas sector. “It is a commercial transaction between ONGC and

Posted Date :  17-01-17

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Prof Vijay Govindarajan talk on Strategy is Innovation

NEW DELHI . Prof Vijay Govindarajan talk on Strategy is Innovation NTPC Power Management Institute (PMI) organised a lecture on the topic “Strategy is Innovation” by Prof Vijay Govindarajan who is regarded as one of the world’s leading experts on strategy and innovatio

Posted Date :  16-01-17

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Oil spill in ONGC well plugged

Kakinada . The sudden Oil spill from the ONGC well in Sudapalem village of Bheemapalli Panchayat, Uppalaguptham mandal in Konaseema region was immediately plugged and the well was closed.    ONGC sources said that the oil well named as ERAAA was a very low press well and it sudd

Posted Date :  16-01-17

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Ratnagiri Gas eyes new business plan for LNG terminal

Ratnagiri . Ratnagiri Gas and Power Pvt. Ltd (RGPPL) is working on a new business plan for its Dabhol gas import terminal in coastal Maharashtra, two officials familiar with the plan said, before starting a project to make it an all-weather port that will bring in more liquified natural gas (LNG)

Posted Date :  16-01-17

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AAI studying how to avoid radar failure repeat

NEW DELHI: The Lucknow airport became operational in the early hours of Sunday after remaining shut for close to 12 hours, during which nearly 20 flights to and from the city were cancelled. Airlines resumed flights as per schedule from Sunday morning. Airlines like Vistara and Air India confirme

Posted Date :  16-01-17

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We are receiving third grade coal DVC tells CIL

Kolkata . Alleging that substandard supplies have been causing it huge losses, power major Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) has approached Coal India Ltd (CIL) for improved quality of coal after 78 per cent test results of third-party sampling have reported grade slippage -- with shale and stones

Posted Date :  16-01-17

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ONGC and BPCL Hockey players felicitated by Shri Dharmendra Pradhan.

NEW DELHI. ONGC and BPCL Hockey players who contributed in historic win of Junior Hockey World Cup 2016 were felicitated by MoS (I/C), Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas,Shri Dharmendra Pradhan.Petroleum sector had a strong contribution of players, with 10 out of 18 players belonging to Petrol

Posted Date :  16-01-17

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ONGC staffers to get Khadi bonus

NEW DELHI. Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.(ONGC) employees will now get their annual cash bonuses in the form of Khadi vouchers for buying Khadi garments, a top official said here on Saturday.    Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) chairman Vinai Kumar Saxena sai

Posted Date :  16-01-17

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First solar boat

NEW DELHI . The Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal launching the country’s first solar boat, at Vaikkom, in Kerala on January 12, 2017.    The Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri Pinarayi Vijayan, the Mi

Posted Date :  13-01-17

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GAIL pipeline to becompleted next year

New delhi . The project to lay a natural gas pipeline from Kochi to Mangaluru, which faced numerous delays in the past, has picked up momentum and work is apace at various stretches along the route.   “The project is going in the right direction,” a top official of GAIL (

Posted Date :  13-01-17

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NTPC to take over Chhabra Power Station in Rajasthan

JAIPUR. NTPC Ltd. has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited and Rajasthan Urja Vikas Nigam Limited for take-over of Chhabra Thermal Power Plant Stage-I (4x 250 MW) and Stage-II (2×660 MW) of Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited by NTP

Posted Date :  13-01-17

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Power Grid evinces interest to invest in Telengana

Hyderabad: Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) evinced interest in investing in power transmission lines in Telangana.    "The PGCIL has expressed its interest to invest in the transmission projects in the state," a release issued by Telangana Chief Ministe

Posted Date :  12-01-17

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NTPC to take over Rajasthan Chhabra power plant

JAIPUR. Rajasthan govt will transfer the 1000 MW Chhabra power plant to NTPC in an asset-for-equity deal, followed by two plants of 660 MW each after their completion    AES India, Adani Power, Tata Power-ICICI were in race for acquiring the Rajasthan power project, Mint had rep

Posted Date :  12-01-17

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Coal ministry orders probe into Lalmatia mishap

Dumka: Coal minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday constituted a high-power committee to probe the Lalmatia colliery collapse after he was approached by Godda MP Nishikant Dubey in this regard.    "The coal minister has constituted a high power committee to conduct a wider probe

Posted Date :  12-01-17

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MCL coal miners take pledge to achieve zero accident level

Sambalpur: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited on Tuesday took a mine safety pledge to attain ‘zero accident level’ in mining operations during year 2017.    As administered by Mr A K Jha, Chairman and Managing Director, MCL employees took a pledge to do ‘’everyt

Posted Date :  11-01-17

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BHEL rated as Best Power Equipment Manufacturing Organisation

NEW DELHI . Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has been awarded the CBIP Award 2017 for ‘Best Power Equipment Manufacturing Organisation’.    The award was received by Shri Akhil Joshi, Director (Power), BHEL, from Shri Sanjeev Kumar Balyan, Union Minister of St

Posted Date :  10-01-17

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PFC REC may be valued upwards

MUMBAI. Even as many frontline stocks of non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) struggled to maintain their yearly gains in 2016, Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) managed to defy the trend, closing the year with 36 and 24 per cent gains, respectively. T

Posted Date :  10-01-17

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Coal India Chairman appreciated performance of WCL

NAGPUR. While taking a review meeting of Western Coalfields Limited, Chairman, Coal India Limited Shri.Sutirtha Bhattacharya appreciated the performance of Team WCL. Appreciating the overall efforts of the Subsidiary Company Shri. Bhattacharya stressed upon quality and marketing of coal. He also

Posted Date :  10-01-17

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