Daily Archives: September 4, 2017

CIPAM-DIPP launches social media campaign to promote GIs

Cell for IPR Promotions

The Cell for IPR Promotions & Management (CIPAM) under the aegis of Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has launched a social media campaign to promote Indian Geographical Indications (GIs) with #LetsTalkIP which is an ongoing movement initiated by CIPAM to make more people aware about the importance… Read More

SAIL supplies 20,000 tonnes steel for Lucknow Metro project

SAIL

Steel Authority of India ltd. (SAIL) has once again proudly partnered in nation’s prestigious infrastructure project by supplying steel for Lucknow Metro Rail Project, whose first phase is scheduled to be inaugurated on 5th September, 2017. SAIL has supplied around 20,000 tonnes of steel for the 8.5 Kms long priority stretch of the North-South Corridor… Read More

Satya Pal Singh takes charge as MoS | Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation

Satya Pal Singh

Dr Satya Pal Singh has assumed the charge of Union Minster of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation in New Delhi . Speaking on the occasion Dr. Singh thanked Prime Minister Modi for assigning him this new responsibility and expressed the hope the he will try his best to fulfill the responsibility given to him.

Dr … Read More

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi takes over as Union Minister | Minority Affairs

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi took over as Union Minister of Minority Affairs . Speaking on the occasion, Shri Naqvi said that “3E”- Education, Employment and Empowerment is our focus during last three year and Ministry of Minority Affairs will ensure socio-economic-educational progress of all the Minorities. The Minister emphasized that the Government… Read More

Virendra Kumar assumes charge as MoS | Minority Affairs

Virendra Kumar

Dr. Virendra Kumar assumed the charge of Minister of State in the Ministry of Women and Child Development; and Minister of State in the Ministry of Minority Affairs. in the presence of Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Union Minister of Minority Affairs. Speaking on this occasion Dr. Virendra Kumar said that the skill development of minority communities will be our… Read More

Lt Gen Sanjay Kumar Jha takes over as 48th Commandant | IMA

Lt Gen Sanjay Kumar Jha

Lt. Gen. Sanjay Kumar Jha took over as the 48th Commandant of the prestigious Indian Military Academy (IMA) . A highly decorated soldier, Lt. Gen. Jha, an alumnus of the National Defence Academy and IMA, was commissioned into the 17th battalion of the Sikh regiment on Dec 13, 1980.

In an illustrious career spanning more than 36 years, the officer has held various… Read More

Ashwini Kumar Choubey takes Charge as MoS | Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

Ashwini Kumar Choubey

Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey has been administered the oath of office as Minister of State in the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare by the President of India.

Shri Choubey Elected to the Bihar Legislative Assembly for five consecutive terms, Choubey, 64, coined the slogan “Ghar-ghar me ho shouchalaya ka nirman, tabhi hoga ladli bitiya ka kanyadaan”… Read More

Rajyavardhan Rathore appointed MoS | Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

Shri Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has been administered the oath of office as Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, and Minister of State in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting by the President of India.

Shri Rathore who replaced Shri Vijay Goel, became the first sportsman to take charge of the sports … Read More

Raj Kumar Singh appointed MoS | Ministry of Power

Raj Kumar Singh

Shri Raj Kumar Singh Former IAS (1975) has been administered the oath of office as Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Power and Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.

Shri Singh said his predecessor in the Power Ministry, Piyush Goyal, did a commendable job in the last three years and that would… Read More

NTPC Stellar performance

NTPC

NTPC Ltd, the leading power generator recorded 12.55% growth in generation for the month of August’2017 over 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 the corresponding period last year.

Koldam Hydro Electric Power Project generated electricity… Read More

Shiv Pratap Shukla appointed MoS | Ministry of Finance

Shiv Pratap Shukla appointed MoS

Shri Shiv Pratap Shukla has been administered the oath of office as Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance by the President of India

Shri  Shukla 65-year-old politician from Gorakhpur, the citadel of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, is a Brahmin face of the BJP. His induction is being seen as a well-calculated move of the ruling BJP to reap dividends in… Read More

Piyush Goyal appointed new Railway Minister

Piyush Goyal

Shri Piyush Goyal has been administered the oath of office as the new Railway Minister. by the President of India,Shri Goyal, who took charge from Suresh Prabhu, will be the third railway minister of the Modi government. Its an appointment that reinforces the focus on infrastructure development, of which the railways accounts for a big chunk.

Piyush Goyal,… Read More