Category Archives: PSU

ISRO awarded the Gandhi Peace Prize 2014 by President of India

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the Gandhi Peace Prize for the year 2014 to Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) today (September 9, 2015) at a function at Rashtrapati Bhavan.  The President congratulated each and every member of the Indian Space community on ISRO being awarded the coveted Gandhi Peace Prize. He said Science… Read More

MoU signed between HUDCO and IDBI


The Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO) and IDBI Bank Ltd. by Dr. M Ravi Kanth, CMD, HUDCO and Shri Kishor Kharat, MD & CEO, IDBI Bank Ltd. today in the presence of Mr. NL Manjoka, Director (Corporate Planning) HUDCO, Mr. BK Batra, Dy. MD, IDBI Bank Ltd., Dr. D. Subrahmanyam, Sr. Executive Director,… Read More

Pushpa Subrahmanyam has her post upgraded to Addl Secy ,Textiles -GOI

Ms.Pushpa Subrahmanyam IAS (Telangana 1985) presently posted as Development Commissioner(Handicrafts), her post has been upgraded from post of Joint Secretary level to Additional Secretary level, Ministry of Textile, GOI. wishes her the very best.… Read More

Smart City is what citizens want their city to be, says Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu

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Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu said that ‘ a Smart City is what the citizens want their city to be and the city level plans should be evolved based on extensive consultations with them. Smart City Plans will be evaluated in the second stage of City Challenge competition based on such consultations and their economic and environmental impacts.… Read More

China, Japan, Italy, Taiwan, Canada & USA to participate in Renewable Energy Expo 2015

The 9th Renewable Energy Trade Expo India, popularly known as REI, will have delegates from China, Japan, Italy, Taiwan, Canada & USA and will be held between 23rd to 25th September 2015, at the India Expo Center, Greater Noida.

Highlights of the expo are a three-day conference on Indian Renewable Energy landscape, live experience of a Solar car, workshops… Read More

Equal Focus on Various Forms of Renewable Power- Piyush Goyal

Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal & New and Renewable Energy said that the Union Government has equal focus on various forms of renewable power and does not discriminate between solar, wind or biogas power in terms of providing support to these renewable sources. Shri Goyal said that the Government reinstated accelerated depreciation… Read More

Kolkata Port Trust Awards FSRU Project to Consortium of H-Energy & Excelerate Energy

The Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT), on 10th August, 2015, has sent the Letter of Award (LoA) to a Consortium of H-Energy Private Limited (HEPL) and Excelerate Energy (Excelerate), for setting up a 4.0 MMTPA Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) in the offshore Digha region of West Bengal. “It was the culmination of a tendering process initiated by the … Read More

ASSOCHAM urges central trade unions to call off the strike

Apex industry body ASSOCHAM today urged the central trade unions to call off their one-day nationwide strike as it is likely to seriously affect the functioning of various essential services like banking, power supply, oil & gas, transport, warehousing and other vital public services causing seismic effect on India’s economy.

“Financial impact of … Read More

L.C. Goyal appointed as CMD for India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO)


Shri L. C. Goyal IAS (KL 1979) has been appointed as  CMD -India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) .

Shri Goyal is a commerce and law graduate and started his Indian bureaucracy career in 1981 and has handled many important posts  such as  Asstt Collector, G M-Industries, Under Secy- Finance & Company Affairs (GOI), Dy Secy- Finance & Company … Read More

DRDO ties with Patanjali for marketing ‘Seabuckthorn’ based products


PSU news update; A Life Science laboratories of DRDO, Defence Institute of High Altitude Research (DIHAR) has successfully developed technologies based on Seabuckthorn that has found to be having high nutritional values. It can be used as quality food supplements as they have very high anti-oxidants, vitamins and minerals. M/s Patanjali Ayurved Ltd. has… Read More

Finally the wait is over with Government announcing Nominated 98 Smart Cities

Smart city

The Union government announced the list of 98 nominees of Smart Cities, covering a population of 13 crores i.e. approx. 35% of urban population . Venkaiah Naidu said that the Central government proposes to give support to Mission to the extent of Rs 48,000 crore over a 5 year period. The implementation of the Mission at the city level will be done by a Special Purpose… Read More