Daily Archives: January 2, 2017
Shri Anoop Kumar Srivastava IAS (Assam-Meghalaya 1981 ) has taken over the charge of Secretary in the Ministry of Tribal Affairs. Earlier to this, he was appointed Officer on Special Duty on November 29, 2016 in the same Ministry.
Shri Srivastava has served in several capacities in Government of India as Secretary in the Departments of Official Language, Border… Read More
Ms. Sanjukta Parashar IPS (Assam 2006) has been appointed as Superintendent of Police in National Investigation Agency (NIA) for a period of four years.
Dr Sanjukta Parashar, a young and dynamic IPS officer, who followed the footsteps of Ms. Kiran Bedi in one of the most male-dominated profession in the world. She is the first and only Assamese lady IPS officer.… Read More
The Union Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs, Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi launched Haj Committee of India Mobile App at Haj House in Mumbai today. Speaking on the occasion, he said that it is for the first time that Haj application process is going to be digital. This mobile app will available on Google Playstore… Read More
SJVN Limited has been awarded with 10th ENERTIA Award- India & South Asia for its Flagship 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydro Power Station. The award was received by Shri R.N. Misra, Chairman & Managing Director and Shri R.K. Bansal, Director(Electrical) from Shri Upendra Tripathy, IAS (Retd.) Ex- Secretary, MNRE. While Shri R.N. Misra also has been awarded… Read More
Shri Sanjeev Kumar Gupta, Director (Technical), REC receiving “CBIP Award for Best Power Financing Company” from Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, at CBIP Day Celebrations 2017 held on 29th December 2016 at SCOPE Complex in New Delhi.
REC was conferred with “CBIP… Read More
NLC India Limited, a ‘Navratna’ PSU is implementing a coal based power project (3X660) at Ghatampur, Kanpur Dehat, UP through a joint venture company called NUPPL with UPRVUNL at an estimated project cost of RS.17,238crore. The debt component is 70% of the project cost amounting Rs12067 crore.
In order to secure debt component, the company has adopted… Read More
Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) a subsidiary of Coal India Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nagpur Improvement Trust (NIT) to supply sand at a fraction of the market price. NIT will use this sand in the construction of low cost housing under the Hon’ble Prime Minister’s Housing Scheme – “Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna”.
In… Read More
Perturbed with the repeated failure to purchase 44,000 close quarter battle (CQB) carbines, a crucial weapon for the Indian Army for its counter-terrorism operations in the Kashmir Valley, the Manohar Parrikar-led Ministry of Defence (MoD) will buy them directly instead of opting for the global tendering process.
For the last two decades, the Army has been… Read More
Ms. Preeti Sudan, IAS (Andhra Pradesh 1983) today assumed charge as Secretary, Department of Food and Public Distribution in the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution on superannuation of Ms. Vrinda Sarup (IAS). Prior to her appointment, Ms. Preeti Sudan has served in various capacities in the Union Ministries/Departments including… Read More
The Ministry of Food Processing Industriesis implementing a number of Central Sector Schemes for promotion and development of food processing sector in the country since 12th Plan.
The major achievements of the Ministry during 2016 are as under:-
Government has allowed 100% FDI for trading including through e-commerce, in respect of food products manufactured… Read More
The Honourable Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, presented a cheque of the highest amount of Rs.1.79 Crore to Shri Atul Sobti, CMD, BHEL, at the Kaushal Mahotsava in Kanpur, as a mark of appreciation for BHEL’s active participation by engaging a large number of apprentices across the country under the National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme (NAPS),… Read More
Shri.S.Sridhar, Executive Director/PR,CSR,TA&Edn., NLC India Ltd, was awarded “PRSI Leadership Award-2016” for his outstanding contributions in the field of Public Relations during the recently concluded 38th All India Public Relations Conference held at Kolkata from 16th Decmber to 18th December 2016.
NLC India Limited also … Read More