Category Archives: PSU

MoD | Maiden landing of DRDO-developed LCA Navy onboard INS Vikramaditya

Maiden landing of DRDO-developed LCA Navy onboard INS Vikramaditya

PIB News Update: After completing extensive trials on the Shore Based Test Facility (SBTF), Naval version of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) did a successful arrested landing onboard INS Vikramaditya at 1002 hrs today. Commodore Jaideep Maolankar conducted the maiden landing. Captain Dahiya was the Landing Safety Officer (LSO) and Cdr Vivek Pandey Test Director… Read More

Ministry of Railways | Renewable Energy Investors’ Meet

Indian Railways

PIB News Update:Indian Railways and Railway Energy Management Company Ltd. (REMCL – a Joint Venture of Ministry of Railways & RITES Ltd.) organized a Renewable Energy Investors’ Meet on 09th January, 2020 in New Delhi. The objective of the Investors’ Meet was to disseminate information about the opportunities available under renewable energy… Read More

Nitin Gadkari presents ‘National Highways Excellence Awards’

National Highways Excellence Awards

PIB News Update:Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and MSMEs Shri Nitin Gadkari has lauded the contribution of all stakeholders in NH sector for their contribution in erecting world class road infrastructure in the country. He said, it was their efforts that yielded a record construction length of 29 km per day of NH last year. Giving away the … Read More

Renewable Energy Sector makes rapid strides in 2019

Renewable energy is common ground for Democrats and Republicans

PIB News Update: As a part of Nationally Determined Contributions as per the Paris Accord on Climate Change, India has made a pledge that by 2030, 40% of our installed power generation capacity shall be from non-fossil fuel sources and also by 2030, reduce emission intensity of GDP by 33-35 % from 2005 level. Economic growth, increasing prosperity, a growing… Read More

AAI sign MoU with HP Govt for Greenfield Airport at Nagchala

AAI sign MoU with HP Govt for Greenfield Airport at Nagchala

Airports Authority of India today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Himachal Pradesh (GoHP) for the development of a Greenfield Airport at Nagchala near Mandi in Himachal Pradesh. The MoU was signed by Shri H.S. Balhrara, Executive Director (Planning) from AAI and Shri Yunus, IAS, Director, Department of Tourism & Civil… Read More

Union Minister of State for Steel reviews performance of NMDC Ltd

Union Minister of State for Steel reviews performance of NMDC Ltd

PIB News Update:Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste, Union Minister of State for Steel, Govt. of India visited the Head Office of NMDC Limited at Hyderabad today and reviewed its performance. The Minister met CMD, Directors, CVO and Senior Officials of the company.

Shri Kulastesaid NMDC is one of the largest mining companies in India that has been the backbone of steel… Read More

NRDC Inks MoA with Koneru Lakshmaiah College of Engineering

NRDC Inks MoA with Koneru Lakshmaiah College Of Engineering

National Research Development Corporation (NRDC), New-Delhi under the Ministry of Science & Technology signed agreement with Koneru Lakshmaiah College of Engineering (KLU), a foremost Deemed to be University, in Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh. NRDC playing major role in establishing industry-academia collaboration in the region of Andhra… Read More

MoD | Indian Navy to get upgraded Fuel HFHSD – IN 512

Indian Navy to Get Upgraded Fuel HFHSD – IN 512

PIB News Update: One of the Key Result Area for Indian Navy has been fuel quality standards revision to keep pace with induction of new technology equipment and meet contemporary emission standards. With the advent of technology and refining techniques in the petroleum industry better quality of fuel abiding to more stringent specifications has become … Read More

Ministry of Shipping | 2019 batch IAS Officer Trainees from LBSNAA visit JNPT

2019 batch IAS Officer Trainees from LBSNAA visit JNPT

PIB News Update: IAS officer Trainees of 2019 batch from Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration visited Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) to see the port facilities.

The purpose of the visit was to expose the IAS officer trainees to the functioning of JNPort and their role in the economy/society. JNPT being the number one container Port in… Read More

MoD | Developmental Naval LCA achieves major Technological Milestone

The Developmental Naval LCA Achieves Major

PIB News Update: The developmental LCA (N) MK1 achieved an important milestone on 11 Jan 20 with the successful Arrested Landing on board the naval aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya. The aircraft was piloted by Commodore JA Maolankar who also undertook the maiden Ski Jump Take-Off from the carrier today – 12 Jan 20.

A Technology Demonstrator, LCA… Read More

SAIL kick-starts participation in Purvodaya program

SAIL kick-starts participation in Purvodaya program

Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), has kick-started it’s participation in “Purvodaya” program through a special incentive scheme to boost industrial setup around it’s steel plant and achieve holistic socio-economic development. Named ” Ispaati Ilakon ka Vikas: SAIL ke Sath”, the scheme aims to encourage… Read More