Daily Archives: February 14, 2018

SAIL turns around with profit in Q3 of FY 2017-18

SAIL

Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) has earned Profit Before Tax (PBT) of Rs 82 Crore in the third quarter of this current financial year (Q3FY18) after ten quarters. This marks an evident step in the turnaround of the Company which continually thwarted challenges and has steadily moved forward towards profitability. Maintaining strong and EBIDTA positive… Read More

NTPC Vidyut wins international bid for supply of 300 MW power to Bangladesh

NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN)

Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) invited tender for supply of 500MW power from India under short term (1st June 2018 to 31st December 2019) and long term (1st January 2020 to 31st May 2033). The bid for this tender was submitted on 11th January 2018 and four bidders namely NVVN, Adani, PTC and Sembcorp submitted their bid. Financial bid was opened on … Read More

S S Joshi appointed Director-Rolling Stock | DMRC

S S JOSHI DMRC

Shri S S Joshi presently  Executive Director (Rolling Stock) in DMRC  has been appointed as Director-Rolling Stock, DMRC . He has also worked with Indian Railways in various capacities and has over 34 years of experience.

Shri S S Joshi has a Post Graduate degree in Electrical Engineering with specialization in Power Electronics, and has several technical… Read More

Simple rules to help fishery managers cope with ecological complexity

fishery

Summary:A team of ecologists and economists are the first to test whether real-life ecological interactions produce economic benefits for the fishing industry.

To successfully manage fisheries, factors in the environment that affect fish — like food sources, predators and habitat — should be considered as part of a holistic management plan.… Read More

DAC clears proposal worth 15,935 Cr to purchase weapons for armed forces

Nirmala Sitharaman

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, met and accorded approval to Capital Acquisition Proposals of the Services valued at approximately Rs 15,935 crore.

These included procurement of essential quantity of Light Machine Guns for the three Services through the Fast Track Procedure at an estimated cost … Read More

NBCC profit rises by 29.40% in Q3 of FY 2017-18

NBCC

NBCC (India) Ltd., the State owned Navratna Enterprise under the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, has registered 29.40% consolidated increase in PAT (Profit After Tax) at Rs. 73.98 Crore for the Third Quarter ended December 2017, compared to Rs. 57.17 Crore in the same quarter last year. The company has registered a consolidated growth of 29.05% in EBITDA… Read More

BHEL wins 560Cr NTPC order for Emission Control Equipment

BHEL

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a major order, valued at Rs. 560 Crore, for supply and installation of the Flue Gas Desulphurization (FGD) system from NTPC for 2×490 MW National Capital Power Station (NCPS) at Dadri in Uttar Pradesh. The order has been secured by BHEL against stiff competition from Indian and multinational companies.… Read More

Pankaj Srivastava appointed Joint Director | CBI

Pankaj Srivastava IPS

Shri Pankaj Kumar Srivastava IPS (Madhya Pradesh 1992) presently IGP, Admintration, PHQ, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh Police, has been relieved from Madhya Pradesh Police to join central deputation as Joint Director, CBI, Ministry of Department of Personnel & Training, Government of India.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes the very best.… Read More

Improving drone performance in heavy winds

Improving drone performance

Summary:Stability of unmanned aerial vehicles in heavy winds can be improved through rotor placement and angle.

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? The prevalence of multi-rotor drones has increased dramatically in recent years, but in headwinds they pitch upwards unpredictably. Engineers from Tohoku University, Japan, have shown that angling the rotor blades… Read More

Dinesh Arora appointed Director for Ayushman Bharat Scheme

Dinesh Arora appointed Director for Ayushman Bharat Scheme

Shri Dinesh Arora IAS (Kerala 2002) presently Director NITI Aayog, Government of India, has been appointed as Director ‘Ayushman Bharat’ Scheme in Ministry of Health Family Welfare, Government of India.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Dinesh Arora the very best.… Read More

Manoj Jhalani gets additional charge as Mission Director | Ayushman Bharat

Manoj Jhalani gets additional charge

Shri Manoj Jhalani IAS (Madhya Pradesh 1987) presently Additional Secretary in Ministry of Health& Family Welfare, Government of India, has been given additional charge of Mission Director ‘Ayushman Bharat’ Scheme, Ministry of Health& Family.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Manoj Jhalani the very best.… Read More

Coal mining capacity increases in last 3.5 years | Piyush Goyal

Coal India

Coal Minister Piyush Goyal has informed that the coal mining capacity of India  has increased in the last three and a half years. Speaking in New Delhi , the Minister said, it has increased from a mere 11 million tonnes to 31 million tonnes. He pointed out that there has been an increase of nearly 20 million tonnes in mining capacity.

Shri Goyal expressed his … Read More