Daily Archives: January 30, 2018

REC extends CSR support of 1.31 Cr for primary school students in UP


REC extends CSR support for 1.31 crore to the Research and Extension Association for Conservation Horticulture and Agro-Forestry (REACHA) for improving learning outcomes in primary education to 3000 children (studying in govt. schools) through project-based learning with focus on multiple reinforcement in Atraulia block of Azamgarh district of Uttar… Read More

NTPC Signs Pact with Jabalpur for E-Mobility Solutions


India’s largest power generator NTPC has signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Jabalpur Smart City Limited and Jabalpur City Transport Services Limited for the city’s foray in the e-mobility.

The MoU was signed by Shri Ved Prakash, Commissioner, Municipal Corporation of Jabalpur & Managing Director, Jabalpur City Transport… Read More

Chandra Shekhar Nautiyal appointed VC | Doon University

Chandra Shekhar Nautiyal

Professor Chandra Shekhar Nautiyal presently posted at National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) in Lucknow has been appointed as the new vice chancellor of Doon University. Professor Nautiyal obtained his MSc (1977) degree from Lucknow University and PhD Degree from University of Baroda in 1982.

After spending about 10 years in Canada and USA working… Read More

Himachal CM inaugurates various developmental projects

Himachal CM

Himahcal Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur laid the foundation stone for the upgradation of a five and a half kilometres road from Sakoh to Chellian in Dharamshala constituency which would cost Rs 2.35 crore.Thakur also inaugurated a bridge over the Dodan Nallah in Kand Kardiyana completed with an outlay of Rs 1.08 crore providing all-weather connectivity… Read More

14 IIT students bag Young Engineer and Scientist award

14 IIT students

Fourteen IIT students were today awarded ‘Young Engineer and Scientist’s award for 2017-18’ entailing a scholarship of USD 3,000 each.The award was presented by the Honda Motor India Pvt Ltd (HMI). The honour recognises the academic performance of students and includes a scholarship equivalent to USD 3,000 each, a release issued by … Read More

GAIL begins pipeline work in Bengal for fuel supply to Matix Fertilizers


State-owned GAIL India Ltd said it has started pipeline construction work in West Bengal for providing fuel supply to Matix Fertilizers, Durgapur. The project is part of the Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga pipeline project that spans from Jagdishpur in Uttar Pradesh to Haldia in West Bengal and Bokaro in Jharkhand and Dhamra in Odisha.

The company said in a statement… Read More

AAI allocates 3400 Cr for airports upgradation in North East region


The Airports Authority of India, AAI, has allocated nearly 3400 crore rupees for the upgradation of airports in the North East region. AAI chairman Shri Guruprasad Mahapatra told reporters in Guwahati today that an amount of Rs 1720 crore for Assam, Rs 525 crore for Tripura, Rs 800 crore for Manipur, Rs 42 crore for Nagaland, Rs 211 crore for Arunachal Pradesh… Read More

New Dress for Postmen & Postal MTS in Khadi launched by Manoj Sinha


The Department of Posts has redesigned the uniform for Postmen (both male and female) and MTS cadre in consultation with National Institute of Fashion Technology, Delhi (NIFT). The uniform has been redesigned keeping in view the functionality, comfort and durability. The uniform will provide a strong brand identity of the Department of Posts as it provides… Read More