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Bullet Train: NHSRCL casts first full height pier on MAHSR corridor

Vapi/New Delhi: The National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited took a significant step forward in its construction work by casting the first full-height pier near Vapi, Gujarat at Chainage 167 on.......

NTPC Q1 FY22 results: Net profit rises 17% to Rs 3,444 Crore

New Delhi: (NTPC Q1 FY22 result news) State-owned power utility NTPC on Saturday announced financial results for Q1'FY22. The company registered a rise of 16.77 percent in net profit to Rs.......

Pralhad Joshi calls for restructuring NMET as autonomous body to boost mineral exploration

‘Focus on extending more financial assistance to states’ ‘Mineral exploration is an integrated process that requires huge fund and NMET fund contribution was meant for.......

Railways to raise Rs 18,000 cr from land monetisation in 2021-22: Ashwini Vaishnaw

110 sites measuring 336.29 Hectare (approximately) have been entrusted to RLDA including land parcels in the state of Maharashtra Railways has identified assets, including trains, railway.......

CSR: REC pledges Rs 4.99 crore for the Leprosy Mission Hospital in Ayodhya

New Delhi: Navratna Power PSU, REC Limited has committed financial assistance to the tune of Rs 4.99 crore through its CSR arm REC Foundation to The Leprosy Mission Hospital. As part of the project,.......

‘India has retired 56 coal-based thermal power plants since 2016; 47 more to follow’

126 coal based thermal power plant units (of 56 thermal power plants) have been shut down during March 2016 to June 2021 Delhi has retired two coal-based thermal power plants — one in.......

Vice Admiral SN Ghormade assumes charge as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff

New Delhi: Vice Admiral SN Ghormade (AVSM, NM) has assumed charge as the Vice Chief of Naval Staff from Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar (PVSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC) at a formal ceremony held on Saturday morning.......

Nine newly appointed Union Ministers get Private Secretaries. Full list

New Delhi: The Central Government has cleared the appointment of Private Secretaries to as many as nine newly inducted Union Ministers. Here is the list of newly appointed Private Secretaries: Dr.......

Lt Gen Tarun Kumar Chawala is new Director General of Artillery

New Delhi: Lieutenant General Tarun Kumar Chawla (AVSM) will assume the appointment of the Director-General of Artillery on August 1. He takes over the appointment from Lt General K Ravi.......

HPCL bags three awards at 8th Governance Now PSU Awards

New Delhi: Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) has received three awards by Governance Now during a clinquant virtual function at the 8th PSU Awards. Former Lt. Governor of Puducherry Dr.......

OALP round 6 to be launched next month; tender for CBM to be out soon

After the DSF round-3, the tenders for OALP bid round-6 and CBM will be coming out soon, said Petroleum Secretary Tarun Kapoor Production from earlier rounds of DSF has started happening and.......

To raise India’s oil & gas production, govt looks to private sector for investment, competition

In spite of the rising share of renewables, oil and gas will continue to play a significant role in India for at least 20-30 years, said Additional Secretary (Exploration) Amar Nath We would be.......

Railways surpasses the target of route electrification in COVID year

New Delhi: All was definitely not bad during COVID times for Indian Railways. While passenger trains and other services were suspended, Railways embarked upon a major electrification program to.......

Odisha govt approves ethanol plants, RE projects & other projects worth Rs 2,084 cr

New Delhi: (Odisha state news) The state government of Odisha has approved seven industrial projects, including three grain-based ethanol plants of Indian Oil, HPCL and Newalt Energy.......

Success: Power Grid commissions transmission line in remote villages of Ladakh

New Delhi: Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) has successfully commissioned a 40-kms of 11 kV transmission line from Lalung to Darchik under the rural electrification scheme namely.......