Daily Archives: January 28, 2018

Delhi PWD orders inspection of all flyovers

Delhi PWD

The Delhi government’s Public Works Department has directed field-inspection of all its flyovers in the national capital, days after gaps were detected on the Lajpat Nagar and Akshardham flyovers.The department has asked its engineers that gaps on any flyover should be attended to immediately, to ensure safety of motorists.

Last month, a 10-feet-long… Read More

NLCIL will become A Pan India Energy Major soon | CMD, NLCIL

CMD, NLCIL

The 69th Republic Day of the Nation was celebrated at NLCIL with great fervour and enthusiasm.  Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya, CMD, NLCIL garlanded the bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the Township Administration Office premises and inaugurated the day long celebrations. Later, he hoisted the tricolour flag at the Bharathi Stadium. He inspected the ceremonial parade… Read More

AAI signs historic agreement with Lao PDR

AAI

Celebrating 25 years of India – ASEAN ASEAN relationship, Airports Authority of India signed an historic agreement with Lao Air Traffic Management, Department of Civil Aviation Lao PDR for providing SkyRev360, a comprehensive e-data gathering, invoicing and collection system. SkyRev360 has been developed in collaboration with the International… Read More

Foundation Stone laid for New Integrated Terminal at LGBI Airport, Guwahati

AAI

Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport is scheduled to get a swanky New Integrated Terminal Building by 2021. The Foundation Stone for the New Integrated Terminal Building, which will be built at a cost or Rs.1, 232 Crores, was laid by Shri. P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Hon’ble Union Minister for Civil Aviation and Shri. Sarbanada Sonowal, Hon’ble… Read More

Suresh Prabhu invites WTO ministers for India meet

Suresh Prabhu

Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has invited his counterparts from WTO member countries for a mini-ministerial meeting in India.Shri Prabhu, who attended a ministerial dinner hosted by the WTO here on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum (WEF) last night, said he personally invited all of them for the mini-ministerial to be hosted by India… Read More

Asha Bhosle to receive Yash Chopra Memorial Award

Asha Bhosle

Legendary playback singer Asha Bhosle will be conferred with Yash Chopra Memorial Award for her outstanding contribution to the Hindi film industry.Bhosle, 84, whose illustrious music career spans nearly seven decades and recorded over 11,000 songs in 20 different languages, has been a selected for the award instituted in the memory of the filmmaker.

The… Read More

PM Modi calls NCC cadets to fight against corruption & black money

NCC cadets

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called upon NCC cadets to take fight against corruption and black money to a greater heights as it is a fight for the future of India’s youth. Addressing NCC cadets at Carriapa Parade ground, Delhi Cantt today the Prime Minister appealed for digital transactions and to get others on that platform. He said this is a step towards… Read More

Dharmendra Pradhan hard sells Indian opportunities in skill development in Davos

Dharmendra Pradhan

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan,Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship has ascribed that India is utilising the demographic dividend to its advantage and it is seen as an opportunity.

Speaking in a session on ‘ Bridging the Skill Gaps’ at World Economic Forum in Davos, Sh Pradhan elaborated the initiatives… Read More

Passenger Safety, Human Resources Top Priority | Ashwani Lohani

Railway Board chairman Ashwani Lohani

Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani said that the Railways was paying special attention to the development of human resources, even as it gave the highest priority to passenger safety .He was speaking this afternoon after inspecting the construction work at Habibganj station here which is being developed under the public private partnership model (PPP)… Read More

Government to set up apex cyber crime coordination centre

cyber crime coordination centre

To deal with cyber crimes such as financial frauds, circulation of communal and pornographic contents, the Union Home Ministry is planning to set up an apex coordination centre and has asked states to establish a similar mechanism in every district.

It has also released Rs 83 crore for setting up of a cyber forensic training laboratory-cum-training centre… Read More

President launches countrywide Pulse Polio Programme for 2018

Ram Nath Kovind

The Hon. President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, launched the Pulse Polio programme for 2018 by administering polio drops to children less than five years old, at the Rahstrapati Bhawan, in the presence of the Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare, Shri J P Nadda and Ministers of State (Health) Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey and Smt. Anupriya Patel, here… Read More