Daily Archives: September 20, 2017

J C Nakra appointed CMD | Engineers India Limited

J C Nakra EIL

Shri Jagdish Chander Nakra presently  Director (Projects), Engineers India Limited (EIL) has been appointed Chairman & Managing Director, Engineers India Limited (EIL) by Public Enterprises Selection Board.

Shri  Nakra has worked in a wide array of domains including Projects, Construction & Marketing. He joined EIL in 1983 as a Mechanical… Read More

5th World Tea & Coffee Expo 2017, Mumbai

Mumbai World Tea Coffee Expo, India’s only globally recognised trade fair for Tea, Coffee & Allied sectors being held from 16th – 18th Nov 2017 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon (E), Mumbai, India.

This niche Expo provides the perfect environment for the hot beverage industry to meet face-to-face and develop real business opportunities. WTCE… Read More

Louis Burger appointed consultant for Sabarimala Greenfield Airport

Louis Burger

Kerala government has appointed international consultancy firm Louis Burger Consultant Private ltd for conducting technical, financial feasibility and environmental impact study for the proposed Sabarimala greenfield airport project.

A decision in this regard was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan here.They have… Read More

Indian Army takes Swachh Bharat Abhiyan to Siachen

Indian Army

Indian Army has taken Swachh Bharat Abhiyan to Siachen, the highest battle field in the world. The cleanliness drive is aimed at cleaning the areas which remains snow clad throughout the year.

Defence Ministry has said that Army continues to take steps to ensure hygiene at the highest battle field. The prime motive of the drive is to maintain ecological balance… Read More

MS Dhoni nominated for Padma Bhushan | BCCI

MS Dhoni

The Indian cricket board has nominated Mahendra Singh Dhoni for the country’s third highest civilian award — the Padma Bhushan — for his contribution to the game.A senior BCCI official confirmed that the Board has only sent one name for the Padma awards this year and it was a unanimous decision to nominate India’s most successful … Read More

Coal India dispatches 0.88 MT Coal to power sector

Coal India 89 ongoing

Coal India today said it has supplied 0.88 million tonnes of dry fuel to the power sector out of its total coal dispatch of 1 MT on September 17, the Ministry of Coal said .

On September 17, the total daily coal dispatch of Coal India Limited was 1 MT. Out of it, coal dispatch to power sector was about 0.88 MT and the rest 0.12 MT was dispatched to non-regulated sector,… Read More

Delhi Government to launch anti drug campaign

anti-drugs campaign

The Delhi government will launch a year-long anti-drug campaign tomorrow, beginning with a seminar at Ambedkar University. The campaign, which will be run by the social welfare department, is being launched in wake of findings of various surveys that indicates an increasing trend among youths of getting addicted to drugs and subsequently involved in related… Read More

TRAI slashes call connect charge to 6 paise a minute

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India

In a move that may result in lower call charges, telecom regulator Trai slashed the rate paid by an operator for termination of mobile call on a rival network to 6 paise a minute, from the current 14 paise.

Trai said the new call termination charge will be applicable from October 1, 2017, and will be completely eliminated from January 1, 2020.The cut in the charge… Read More

EEPC organising Reverse Buyer Seller Meet at IESS, Chennai

EEPC India

PHD Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Association with EEPC is organising Reverse Buyer Seller Meet (RBSM) at International Engineering Sourcing Show VII (IESS) Chennai , 8- 10 March 2017. Interested overseas buyers are requested to register online.… Read More

1st AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards 2017

1st AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards 20171 -Indian Bureaucracy

The Minister of State for Human Resource Development and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Dr. Satya Pal Singh presented the “1st AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards 2017” to the engineering/ IITs students for innovative projects, at a function, in New Delhi .… Read More

Tourism Ministry observes Swachhta Pakhwada

Ministry of Tourism

The Fourth day’s work of Swachhta Pakhwada of Ministry of Tourism was planned to undertake Cleanliness campaign at the Jama Masjid and surrounding area by officers and staff member of the Ministry of Tourism. Accordingly the designated officials and officers visited the Jama Masjid monument, Delhi. Shri P. Venkatesan, Director Ministry of Tourism, met… Read More