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Central

Status of Lakhwar Dam

December 5, 2016 0

Investment clearance for Lakhwar Multipurpose Project has been accorded by the Government in April, 2016 with an estimated cost of Rs. 3966.51 Crore (Irrigation component Rs. 2578.23 Crore & power component Rs. 1388.28 Crore). The [ Read more ]

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Central

Speedy implementation of Railway projects

December 5, 2016 0

Apart from obtaining higher budgetary support from the General Exchequer, Railways are mobilizing Extra- Budgetary Resources like institutional finance sourced by Indian Railway Finance Corporation (IRFC) from Life Insurance Corporation of India, investment by strategic [ Read more ]

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Central

Helpline number 182 for women in Railways

December 5, 2016 0

To provide round the clock security related assistance to passengers, including women passengers, a three digit security helpline number 182 has already become functional through Divisional Security Control Rooms of Railway Protection Force (RPF) over [ Read more ]

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Central

Biggest exposed fault on Earth discovered

December 5, 2016 0

Geologists have for the first time seen and documented the Banda Detachment fault in eastern Indonesia and worked out how it formed. Lead researcher Dr Jonathan Pownall from The Australian National University (ANU) said the [ Read more ]

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Central

Joint Venture projects of Indian Railways

December 5, 2016 0

So far, 5 State Governments namely Chattisgarh, Gujarat, Haryana, Kerala and Odisha have signed the Joint Venture agreement to create State specific joint ventures companies to undertake project development, resource mobilization and monitoring of mutually [ Read more ]

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Central

Boating Services on Yamuna River in Delhi

December 5, 2016 0

A Detailed Project Report (DPR) and technical specifications for introduction of a Water Taxi Project in Delhi fromWazirabad to FatehpurJat (16 km) stretch of river Yamuna (National Waterway – 110) have been finalized and tenders [ Read more ]

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Central

Desalination of Plants

December 4, 2016 0

Three desalination plants, based on the Low Temperature Thermal Desalination (LTTD) technology indigenously developed and demonstrated by the National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), have been successfully commissioned one each at Kavaratti, Minicoy, and Agatti [ Read more ]

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Central

Draft Policy on Cabs

December 4, 2016 0

The Delhi high court asked states on Wednesday to “view with an open mind” a draft policy to regulate app-based cab aggregators. The policy has been drafted by a panel appointed by the high court. [ Read more ]

Road Transport and Highways
Central

National Ambulance Code for Road Ambulance

December 4, 2016 1

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, in collaboration with the Health Ministry, launched a notification for the National Ambulance Code which will be applicable to ambulances across the country. The code defines constructional and [ Read more ]

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Central

12 Suburban Special Trains on Mahaparinirvan Divas

December 4, 2016 0

Central Railway has decided to run 12 suburban special trains between Dadar-Kurla/Thane/Kalyan and Kurla-Mankhurd/Vashi/Panvel sections on 6.12.2016 (midnight of 5/6.12.2016) for the benefit passengers on the occasion of Bharat Ratna Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar’s Mahaparinirvan Divas [ Read more ]