HUDCO Celebrates 49th Foundation Day

On the occasion of HUDCO’s 49th Foundation Day, Dr M. Ravi Kanth, CMD HUDCO shared the highlights of HUDCO’s performance over the last financial year. Shri G.Parthasarthy, IFS, & President of India Habitat Centre, the Guest of Honor, congratulated HUDCO on being a consistently profitable company and successfully delivering the Company’s mandate. Special publications were […]

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Secretary (Power) visits Parbati-II Project & Parbati-III Power Station of NHPC

Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Secretary (Power), Government of India recently visited the 800 MW Parbati-II HE Project and 520 MW Parbati-III Power Station of NHPC at Himachal Pradesh. Sh. Balraj Joshi, Chairman and Managing Director, NHPC along with other officers of the project conducted the visit. During his visit to Parbati-II Project,  Bhalla inspected the Head […]

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. to acquire strategic stake in six group companies of RIL

Reliance Ethane Holding Pte. Ltd. (“REHPL”) (incorporated in Singapore, a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (“RIL”), having 100% holding in six limited liability companies (LLCs) which own Very Large Ethane Carriers (“VLEC” or the “Vessel”)), Mitsui O.S.K Lines Ltd. (“MOL”) of Japan and a strategic minority investor have signed binding definitive agreements for […]

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ACC approves Additional Secretary Level appointments

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following appointments: (i) Ms Gargi Kaul, IA&AS:84, Financial Advisor (Defence Services), Ministry of Defence as Secretary (Defence Finance), Ministry of Defence. (ii) Ms Meenakshi Gupta, IA&AS:84, Member Secretary, National Commission for Women, Ministry of Women & Child Development as Member Secretary, National Commission for Women, Ministry […]

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ECI Advisory to media – Refrain from telecasting/publishing programmes wrt prediction of results

The Election Commission of India has issued an advisory to all the media (electronic and print) to refrain from telecasting/publishing programmes which in any way whatsoever predict the results of the elections during the prohibited period under 126A to ensure a free, fair and transparent election. The Commission is of the view that prediction of […]

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Kanishak Kataria, Alumnus Of IIT Bombay, Tops Civil Service Exam 2018

Results of civil services final examination by the UPSC announced on Friday. Kanishka Kataria, a BTech from IIT Bombay, has topped the civil services final examination while Srushti Jayant Deshmukh is the topper among women candidates securing an overall fifth rank. Kataria belongs to SC category. Srushti Jayant Deshmukh, a B.E.(Chemical Engineering) from Rajiv Gandhi […]

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U P S Madan an IAS officer of 1983 batch will be next Chief Secretary of Maharashtra

U P S Madan an IAS officer of 1983 batch will be the next Chief Secretary of Maharashtra. Madan will succeed incumbent chief secretary D K Jain. Jain has been appointed as a member of the Lokpal. Madan had also worked as the Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra.

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PFC signs agreement to acquire majority stake in REC

Power Finance Corporation Ltd. (PFC) has today signed a Share Purchase Agreement to acquire 103.94 crore equity shares of INR 10/- each, of REC Limited from the President of India constituting 52.63% of the paid-up share capital of REC Limited. This is a major milestone achieved by PFC, who is now slated to become a […]

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