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जलसंरक्षण के कार्यो में तकनीकी दृष्टिकोण से किया गया कार्य गुणवत्तायुक्त होगा: झाँसी मण्डलायुक्त

झाँसी, शुक्रवार, 12 मई 2017: मण्डलायुक्त, अमित गुप्ता ने चैकडैम निर्माण कार्यशाला एवं तकनीकी समन्वय समिति की बैठक के समापन सत्र में विचार व्यक्त करते हुए कहा कि कार्यशाला की सार्थकता तभी सिद्व होगी जब मण्डल में बनाये जाने वाले चैकडैम के माध्यम से अधिक जलसंरक्षण हो और निर्माण कार्य में कम लागत हो। साथ ही तकनीकी रुप से...

CM Yogi and Japanese Ambassador discuss mutual cooperation in diverse areas

The Japanese Ambassador to India, Kenji Hiramatsu called on the UP Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath at his office at Shastri Bhawan yesterday. Also present during the meeting was second secretary at the Japanese Embassy, Akio Sugimoto. The Japanese envoy congratulated the CM on his taking charge of Uttar Pradesh and pointed out how India and Japan share long-standing cultural...

मुआवजा धनराशि किसानों के खातों में स्थानान्तरित-जिलाधिकारी गाज़ियाबाद

गाज़ियाबाद, वृहस्पतिवार, 11 मई 2017: जिलाधिकारी मिनिस्ती एस. ने विभिन्न एक्सप्रेस वें परियोजनाओ में किसानों को उनकी भूमि का मुआवजा देने विषयक दिए गये आदेश के क्रम में आज रूपये 18 करोड 94 लाख 33 हजार 114 रूपये की मुआवजा धनराशि किसानों के खातों में स्थानान्तरित कर दी गयी है। जिलाधिकारी के आदेश पर 10 किसानों के खातों में 07 करोड 11...

भगवान परशुराम विद्यापीठ के लिए नगर निगम गाजियाबाद द्वारा प्रस्ताव पास

गाजियाबाद: सर्व ब्राह्मण महासभा के नेतृत्व में आज दिनांक 12 मई प्रातः 8 बजे गाजियाबाद महापौर, आशु वर्मा एवं भारतीय जनता पार्टी के महानगर अध्यक्ष, अजय शर्मा का भव्य अभिनंदन किया गया; यह अभिनंदन भगवान परशुराम के विद्यापीठ हेतु नगर निगम से 2,000 गज जमीन का प्रस्ताव पास किए जाने पर किया गयाI सर्व ब्राह्मण महासभा इन सब का आभार...

Haryana homebuyers want changes in RERA draft

Many homebuyers of Gurugram are planning to meet CM Manohar Lal Khattar, as they are upset about the toned down RERA in Haryana. The demands of the flat buyers are to include reputed developers with ongoing projects under the ambit of RERA. The Haryana Govt. had asked for ‘feedback’ from residents on RERA draft rules (for Haryana) and for...

Ministry comes up with SOPs for juveniles’ rights

The Ministry of Women and Child Development has developed a Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for rehabilitation of children in conflict with law under the Juvenile Justice System. The said SOP aims to emphasize the cause of rehabilitation and social re-integration by providing for types of institutional care, after care services, foster care and sponsorship to such children. The SOP...

PM arrives in Colombo, visits Seema Malaka Temple

PM Narendra Modi alongwith Sri Lankan Prime Minister, Ranil Wickramsinghe, and other senior ministers visited the Seema Malaka Temple in Sri Lanka, where they were received by the Chief Monk of the Temple, among other dignitaries. The Prime Minister offered flowers at the altar of the Temple. Prime Minister Modi and Prime Minister Wickramsinghe together pressed a switch for the...

President says science & technology key to nation’s success

President Pranab Mukherjee attended the National Technology Day Celebrations today (May 11, 2017) in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that scientific and technological developments are a key to any nation’s success. India is one of the top-ranking countries in the field of basic research. Indian science has progressed to become one of the most powerful instruments of knowledge....

Many Gurugram localities face long outages

With summer season at its peak several localities in Gurugram are facing long outages much to the chagrin of the residents. Yesterday outages for more than 8 hrs were reported from many tony localities like Sushant Lok, Ardee City etc. The hapless residents called up DHBVN officials but there were no prompt redressal to their complaints. According to officials...

IndianOil to build digital platform to boost customer experience

New Delhi, May 11, 2017: Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IndianOil) has launched an ambitious digital platform to dramatically enhance the quality of customers' experience. Titled ‘EPIC' (E-Platform for IndianOil Customers), the transformational IT project was launched by B. Ashok, Chairman, IndianOil, in the presence of A.K. Sharma, Director (Finance); Anish Aggarwal, Director (Pipelines), IndianOil; Francois Lancon, Senior VP (Asia...

NITI Aayog members meet CM to chart UP’s growthmap

In a marked departure from the past practices and keeping in mind the spirit of cooperative federalism, a high level delegation led by NITI Vice Chairman, Dr. Arvind Panagariya held day-long deliberations in Lucknow on developmental challenges before Uttar Pradesh. The 18 member delegation comprised Member NITI Mr. Ramesh Chand, CEO NITI, Amitabh Kant and other senior officers including the...

Social Service Camp at Daman for Ryan students

Ryanites of Ryan International School, Mayur Vihar participated in the Social Service Camp organised in April 2017 at Daman with great zeal and vigour. Keeping the motto "All Round Development" in mind, an array of fun-filled activities and competitions were conducted. Students extended their gratitude to Founder Chairman, Dr. A.F. Pinto and Respected Managing Director, Grace Pinto for providing them...

Maharashtra, UP & Gujarat top 3 real estate & construction destinations: ASSOCHAM

Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Gujarat together account for over half of the total investments attracted by real estate and construction sector in India as of December 2016, noted a recent study by apex industry body ASSOCHAM. “There are about 3,489 projects worth Rs 14.5 lakh crore in the construction and real estate sector that are currently live across India,”...

US Congressional delegation calls on Prime Minister

An eight-member bipartisan US Congress delegation led by Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. Prime Minister welcomed the delegation to India. He appreciated the strong bipartisan support of the US Congress in deepening the partnership between India and the United States. Prime Minister exchange views with the delegation members on the bilateral partnership and other issues of...

Justin Bieber promises to be back after a scintillating performance

Mumbai: Canadian pop star 23-yr-old, Justin Bieber’s maiden performance in India—at the DY Patil Stadium—was “one of the best nights of my life,“ as per Bieber, but for many India fans the arrangements just did them in. News reports said that many fans complained about lack of hygiene, water and other things, especially those fas who had not purchased...

Police nab 4 bike thieves

Delhi: A team of Delhi Police apprehended four juveniles  and recovered a total of 11 stolen motorcycles from their possession. The Delhi Police on a routine check near Jwalapuri Fire Station apprehended four juveniles riding bikes that were later found to be stolen bikes and the youths were booked under provisions of the Juvenile Justice Laws. During enquiry all of...

Naidu urges global funding agencies to promote holistic urban development

Newly elected President of the Governing Council of UN-Habitat and Minister of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation M. Venkaiah Naidu urged the international funding agencies to support programmes aimed at promoting inclusive urban development that benefits all sections of the society in the context of rapid urbanization in developing countries. In his Presidential Address the Plenary Session of the Governing...

Nisaba Godrej takes over as Executive Chairperson of GCPL

Mumbai: Godrej Consumer Products Limited (GCPL) announced changes to its leadership team, effective from today. Nisaba Godrej, currently the Executive Director of the company, will be the Executive Chairperson. Chairman Adi Godrej will assume the Chairman Emeritus position at GCPL. Vivek Gambhir will continue as Managing Director and CEO. Nisaba has been a key architect of GCPL’s strategy and transformation...

CM Yogi lauds IPS officer, Aparna Kumar who has scaled several peaks

Lucknow, May 10, 2017: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath has extended his good wishes to IPS officer and mountaineer, Aparna Kumar for her coming expeditions to Alaska, Mount Denali in USA. Lauding Aparna, the Chief Minister said it was her sheer determination and grit that she has scaled mountain peaks in six continents, hoisted the Indian tri-colour and...

पंडित दीनदयाल उपाध्याय जी की जयंती वर्ष में भाजपा ने किया जनसंपर्क अभियान

Ghaziabad: पंडित दीनदयाल उपाध्याय जी की जयंती वर्ष में भाजपा ने किया जनसंपर्क अभियान शुरु भाजपा के सभी वरिष्ठ नेताओं ने बूथों पर जाकर जनता से मिलकर समस्याओं को सुनने का काम शुरू कर दिया है यह अभियान 10 मई से 15 मई तक चलेगा आज विजय नगर में मंडल अध्यक्ष बलराम रावल प्रताप विहार में पितांबर पाल के...

Russian Deputy PM Dmitry Rogozin calls on Prime Minister

Dmitry Rogozin, the Deputy Prime Minister of Russia called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. Dmitry Rogozin is visiting India for the India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission meeting that is co-chaired by the External Affairs Minister of India. Prime Minister noted with satisfaction the positive all round progress in bilateral cooperation between India and Russia. He appreciated the frequent high-level exchanges between...

Fujitsu launches SP-1425 scanner for small office scanning

Fujitsu India Private Limited introduces SP-1425 scanner, the latest addition to the SP Series line of scanners. This scanner is aimed at business users who need a reliable and versatile solution with excellent real-world performance. Typical applications are dedicated to single business functions such as accounting or use in a small mail room. Convenient, Compact Scanners  Designed for ease of use, it features...

Soha Ali Khan gives away dental awards

Soha Ali Khan, Bollywood Actress was the chief guest for the India Dentist Awards 2017 in Bangalore where she gave away the award certificates to the title holders in their respective categories. India Dentist Awards 2017, conceived and initiated by Blindwink.in, is aimed at eulogizing and felicitating the achievers and go-getters from the Dental Sector. The sought after awards in the sector...

PM launches digital database for Supreme Court

PM Narendra Modi today launched digital filing in Supreme Court, as he uploaded the Integrated Case Management Information System on the Supreme Court website. Digital filing is a step towards paperless Supreme Court. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Justice of India, Justice J.S. Khehar, recalled the Sesquicentennial Celebrations of Allahabad High Court on April 2 this year. He said...

आरडब्ल्युए फेडरेशन गाजियाबाद द्वारा जिलाधिकारी, मिनिष्ती एस के साथ प्रदूषण के विरूद्ध रैली निकाली गयी

जिलाधिकारी निवास, राजनगर, गाजियाबाद, 10 मई 2017: आज यहाँ आरडब्ल्युए फेडरेशन गाजियाबाद के सदस्यों द्वारा जिलाधिकारी, मिनिष्ती एस के साथ प्रदूषण के विरूद्ध एक रैली निकाली गयी। जिलाधिकारी निवास से प्रारम्भ होकर यह रैली, जिला मुख्यालय पर सम्पन्न हुई। जिलाधिकारी ने कहा कि हमें इस बात का ध्यान रखना चाहिए की हम किसी कार चालक को जबरन न रोके...

Record-breaking production of wheat and rice

The 3rd Advance Estimates of production of major crops for 2016-17 have been released today by the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare. The assessment of production of different crops is based on the feedback received from states and validated with information available from other sources. As a result of very good rainfall during monsoon 2016 and various policy...

NDRF conference focuses on crisis management during monsoons

Enhancing preparation for the ensuing monsoon season, the National Disaster Response  Force (NDRF) held a conference with the head of State Disaster Response Force (SDRF), National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), India Meteorological Department (IMD), Central Water Commission (CWC) and all NDRF Unit Commandants yesterday, to discuss pre-positioning of NDRF in the vulnerable locations of flood affected areas and subsequent...

मण्डलायुक्त, झांसी ने जिला अस्पताल में चिकित्सकों द्वारा बाहर की दवा लिखने पर सम्बन्धित डॉक्टरों को फटकार लगायी

झांसी, मंगलवार, 9 मई 2017: मण्डलायुक्त झांसी मण्डल, अमित गुप्ता ने जिला अस्पताल में चिकित्सकों द्वारा बाहर की दवा लिखने पर कड़ी नाराजगी सम्बन्धित डॉक्टरों को मौके पर फटकार लगायी। स्टोर रुम का निरीक्षण स्टाफ रजिस्टर अपडेट की नही, जो दवाएं खत्म हो गयी उसकी मांग शासन को तत्काल भेजने के निर्देश दिए। एक्सपायरी दवाओं के रजिस्टर की जांच...

Vijay Goel flags off four Clean Himalaya Expeditions

Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Youth Affairs & Sports, Vijay Goel flagged off four Clean Himalaya expeditions and a Medical Mountaineering expedition to Mt Satopanth (7,075 mtrs) at the Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF), here today. Appreciating the IMF for its efforts to promote mountaineering and allied adventure sports, Goel said that such initiatives will not only help in...

19th lecture of the CVC ‘Lecture Series’ organized today

“Incorruptibility” is the ultimate remedy against corruption. The final goal in the drive against corruption cannot be achieved simply by eradication of corruption but by achieving a state of mind which is incorruptible. This was stated here today by Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic...

NTPC NETRA Installs India’s highest temperature Drop Tube Reactor and Photogrammetry System of Solar Thermal Lab

NETRA (NTPC Energy Technology Research Alliance) has installed India’s first-of-its kind, indigenously developed , high temperature (designed for 1,500 Deg C) Drop Tube Reactor (DTR) system recently. The DTR system is used for combustion characterization of coal/biomass and is used for designing Advanced Ultra Super critical Technology and reducing carbon footprint from the fossil fuel plants. Photogrammetry System of Solar...

व्यापारी कल्याण बोर्ड का गठन किया जायेगा: केशव प्रसाद मौर्य

कानपुर नगर, मंगलवार, 9 मई 2017: प्रदेश सरकार मुख्यमंत्री के नेतृत्व में उत्तर प्रदेश को विकास के पथ पर आगे ले जाना चाहती है। उत्तर प्रदेश का विकास होगा व्यापारी कल्याण बोर्ड का गठन किया जायेगा, नई उद्योग नीति बनेगी। नवनिर्मित सेतु को अमर शहीद आयुष यादव के नाम से जाना जायेगा। उक्त उदगार उप मुख्यमंत्री उत्तर प्रदेश, केशव प्रसाद मौर्य ने...

Railways organises Udaan- A Sports Conclave

Rajen Gohain, Minister of State for Railways inaugurated “Udaan- A Sports Conclave” organized by Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB) under Ministry of Railways here today. Chairman, Railway Board, A.K. Mital, & Member Staff, Pradeep Kumar, Secretary, Ministry of Sports, Ingeti Srinivas were present to grace the occasion. The conclave was attended by various eminent sportspersons like Mary Kom, Sushil Kumar,...

Winged visitors revisit Mumbai

Mumbai, May 8, 2017: Birds are known to accentuate the health of their surroundings and hence bird studies have always assumed great importance. The resighting of ringed / colour tagged birds in the wetlands of Mumbai has spread a wave of enthusiasm and happiness among ornithologists. Curlew Sandpipers and Plovers were a few of them which were spotted recently. The resighting...

वायु प्रदूषण पर जागरूकता अभियान में जिलाधिकारी एवं वरिष्ठ पुलिस अधिक्षक 16 वें ”कार फ्री डे“ पर एक सांकेतिक पैदल रैली में भाग लेगें

पुलिस मुख्यालय, राजनगर, गाजियाबाद, 8 मई 2017: आज यहाँ आरडब्ल्युए फेडरेशन गाजियाबाद का शिर्ष प्रतिनिधि मण्डल वरिष्ट पुलिस अधिक्षक, हरिनारायण सिंह से मिला। आरडब्ल्युए फेडरेशन गाजियाबाद के चेयरमेन कर्नल तेजेन्द्र पाल त्यागी ने गाजियाबाद आने पर अभिनन्दन किया और फिर उनको बताया कि गाजियाबाद में वायु प्रदूषण का स्तर सुरक्षित सीमा के चार गुणे से भी ज्यादा है। इस सम्बन्ध...

Metro to spread wings up to Dhansa Bus Stand from Najafgarh

Dhansa Bus Stand in the National Capital will be connected by Delhi Metro in the next three years. Government of India has approved the 1.18 km underground metro extension from Najafgarh to Dhansa Bus Stand at a cost of Rs. 565 cr. This extension is scheduled for completion by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation by 2020. Of the total cost of the...

PM reviews key sectors, lays emphasis on promoting solar power

PM Narendra Modi reviewed progress of key infrastructure sectors including petroleum and natural gas, power, renewable energy and housing. The review meeting, which came soon after the review of connectivity-related infrastructure sectors in the last week of April, lasted for about three hours, and was attended by top officials from PMO, NITI Aayog and all infrastructure Ministries of the...

बुलंदशहर- जिलाधिकारी ने अधिकारियों को 15 जून 2017 तक सड़कों को गड्ढ़ा मुक्त करने के निर्देश दिए

बुलंदशहर, मंगलवार, 9 मई 2017: विकास कार्यो की समीक्षा बैठक की अध्यक्षता करते हुए जिलाधिकारी, डॉ0 रोशन जैकब ने प्राथमिकता के चिन्हित कार्यक्रमों की विभागवार समीक्षा करते हुए अधिकारियों से कहा कि विकास कार्यक्रम कागजों पर न होकर धरातल पर दिखायी देने चाहिए। उन्होंने तहसील दिवस एवं थाना दिवसों में आने वाली शिकायतों एवं समस्याओं का प्राथमिकता के आधार पर निस्तारण...

उत्तर प्रदेश सरकार नक्सलियों से निपटने के लिए कृत संकल्पित है: योगी आदित्यनाथ

नक्सली समस्या से निपटने के लिए प्रभावित क्षेत्रों के मुख्यमंत्रियों के साथ केन्द्रीय गृह मंत्री, राजनाथ सिंह की अध्यक्षता में नई दिल्ली स्थित विज्ञान भवन में मंथन बैठक का आयोजन किया गया। छत्तीसगढ़ में हुए अर्द्धसैनिक बलों पर नक्सली हमले के उपरान्त इस महत्वपूर्ण बैठक का आयोजन किया गया। बैठक में देश से नक्सली समस्या को समूल नष्ट करने...

Oratory skills for kids at Ryan, Mayur Vihar

Show and Tell competition was organized for Pre Primary children of Ryan International School, Mayur Vihar to inculcate oratory skills among the tiny tots on the topic “Summer Season” under the vision point “Academics”, “Communication", “Leadership skills” given by our Chairman, Dr. Augustine Francis Pinto. Children came dressed up in the costumes of things we use in Summer Season and brought...

GDA gives residents a week’s time to remove encroachments

Ghaziabad, May 8, 2017: Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) went on an overdrive today to remove encroachments in the upmarket Raj Nagar Sector 4, on the directions of the VC, GDA. These encroachment have been done alongside the road in the form of ramps, grills, hedging etc. The GDA also issued a statement “expecting residents to get rid of encroachments...

अधिकारी दायित्वों का निर्वहन ईमानदारी से करें: प्रभारी मंत्री

हरदोई, सोमवार, 8 मई, 2017: प्रदेश के राज्य मंत्री (स्वतंत्र प्रभार) सैनिक कल्याण खाद्य प्रसंस्करण, होमगार्ड्स, प्रान्तीय रक्षक दल, नागरिक सुरक्षा अनिल राजभर की अध्यक्षता में जिला योजना समिति की बैठक विकास भवन के सभागार में संपन्न हुई। बैठक की अध्यक्षता करते हुये जिला प्रभारी मंत्री ने अधिकारियों को संबोधित करते हुये कहा कि अधिकारी अपनी मानसिकता में परिवर्तन लाते...

Minister awards degrees to students

Union Minister of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harshvardhan today conferred Degrees to the students of Dr. Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology (Dr.SSB UICET), University Institute of Engineering and Technology (UIET) at Panjab University and University Institute of Engineering & Technology Swami Sarvanand Giri Panjab University Regional Centre, Hoshiarpur. Dr. Harshvardhan in his address...

India to head United Nations’ Human Settlements Programme

India has been unanimously elected as the President of the UN-Habitat, an organ of the United Nations’ Organisation (UNO) that promotes socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements across the world, after 10 years. UN-Habitat reports to the United Nations General Assembly. Further to today’s election, Minister of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation, M. Venkaiah Naidu will chair the four-day meeting...

WHO report says speed management a must to save lives

Geneva: Managing speed, a new report from WHO, suggests that excessive or inappropriate speed contributes to 1 in 3 road traffic fatalities worldwide. Measures to address speed prevent road traffic deaths and injuries, make populations healthier, and cities more sustainable. Around 1.25 million people die every year on the world’s roads. Studies indicate that typically 40–50% of drivers go over posted...

जिलाधिकारी ने नगरों को जाम एवं अतिक्रमण से मुक्त कराने के दिए निर्देश

बुलंदशहर, सोमवार, 8 मई 2017: जिलाधिकारी डा. रोशन जैकब की अध्यक्षता में जिला यातायात समिति व जिला सड़क सुरक्षा समिति की आयोजित बैठक में उन्होंने नगरों में सड़क की पटरियों को अतिक्रमण से मुक्त कराने के निर्देश दिए जिससे यातायात व्यवस्था सुचारू रूप से संचालित रह सके। उन्होंने बुलन्दशहर विकास प्राधिकरण एवं नगर पालिका परिषद को नगर में मुख्य चौराहों...

Pulses procured by NAFED to the tune of 8.76 lakh MTs in 2016-17

NAFED, a National Level Cooperative Marketing Federation of India, has set a record of procurement of Pulses and Oilseeds during the year 2016-17. NAFED has emerged as the leading agency of the Government of India for undertaking procurement of Pulses and Oilseeds in the country. During the financial year just ended, it has achieved procurement of more than 8.76...

आरडब्ल्युए फेडरेशन गाजियाबाद और जिला प्रशासन मिलकर चलायेगें हिन्डन स्वच्छता अभियान

जिला मुख्यालय गाजियाबाद, 8 मई 2017: आज यहाँ  आरडब्ल्युए  फेडरेशन गाजियाबाद का शिर्ष प्रतिनिधि मण्डल , जिलाधिकारी से मिला। आरडब्ल्युए फेडरेशन गाजियाबाद के चेयरमेन, कर्नल तेजेन्द्र पाल त्यागी ने सबसे पहले जिलाधिकारी जी का गाजियाबद आने पर अभिनन्दन किया और उनसे गाजियाबाद में बढते हुए जल एवं वायु प्रदूषण पर नियन्त्रण करने की मॉग की। विचार विमर्श के बाद तय किया...

V-Mart Retail turnover touches Rs 1,000 cr

V-Mart Retail Ltd, North India’s leading and fastest growing retail chain, has reached a major milestone in its journey by crossing the benchmark Rs 1,000 crore in turnover. The milestone is all the more significant in the stressed brick and mortar retail environment due to growing clout of e-commerce platforms. The company has announced its audited financial results for the...

Jaguar Land Rover’s solid performance in April

Jaguar Land Rover, the UK’s leading manufacturer of premium luxury vehicles today reported April retail sales of 40,385, down 2.3% on April 2016. The company sold 219,891 vehicles in the first four months of 2017, up 9.9% compared to the same period a year ago. Retail sales for the month of April were up in North America (32.5%), China (10.1%)...

Book a Maruti Suzuki DZIRE for Rs 11,000

New Delhi: India's leading carmaker Maruti Suzuki has opened bookings for the all-new DZIRE at more than 2,000 dealerships across the country. The sedan will be launched on May 16, 2017 in a modern, sleek and elegant avatar of an authentic sedan. Encompassing all the virtues of a true sedan, the all-new DZIRE is all set to shake the compact...

Rishabh Group “Green” project in Indirapuram takes off

Ghaziabad, May 07, 2017: Rishabh Group today announced Bhoomi Pujan of ‘Rishabh Hindon Green Valley’, an extension of Cloud9 Towers, located at Indirapuram, with a unique mass Pujan ceremony. The group housing site is spread over about 7 acres freehold land which is 100% paid up and approved by Ghaziabad Development Authority, after taking all the sanctions, claimed the developer. The...

मुख्यमंत्री ने परिवहन निगम की वातानुकूलित बसों को झण्डी दिखाकर रवाना किया

रविवार, 7 मई 2017: उत्तर प्रदेश के मुख्यमंत्री योगी आदित्यनाथ ने आज अपने सरकारी आवास पर उत्तर प्रदेश परिवहन निगम की 27 वातानुकूलित बसों को झण्डी दिखाकर रवाना किया। इन बसों में 12 अत्याधुनिक उच्चस्तरीय तकनीकी सुविधाओं से युक्त हाई एण्ड स्कैनिया एवं वाॅल्वो वातानुकूलित बसें तथा 15 साधारण श्रेणी की 3ग्2 वातानुकूलित जनरथ बसें शामिल हैं। बसों को...

PM addresses centenary celebrations of Bharat Sevashram Sangha via video conference

PM Narendra Modi today addressed the Centenary Celebrations of Bharat Sevashram Sangha through video conference. The event is being organized at Shillong. Welcoming the Prime Minister on the occasion, the General Secretary of Bharat Sevashram Sangha, Sreemat Swami Biswatmananda ji Maharaj, spoke of the glorious spiritual and service traditions of India. Addressing the gathering, the Prime Minister recalled the time that...

FM calls for a greater focus on renewable energy

The Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley asked the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to set up a regional hub in New Delhi for the South Asia region in order to keep pace with the growing aspirations of the people and to expedite the process of project preparation and delivery for India and other countries in the region. He also urged...

Sacked AAP Minister Mishra alleges CM Kejriwal took Rs 2 cr in cash

Kapil Mishra, who was sacked by AAP from all portfolios—including the ministerial one yesterday—had made the famous allegation of seeing Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain giving an amount of Rs 2 crore in cash to Delhi CM, Arvind Kejriwal. This allegation has suddenly brought about a political tsunami across Delhi’s political landscape with both, BJP and Congress gunning for Kejriwal’s...

BNHS CEC launches certificate course in butterfly studies

Mumbai: We all are fascinated about these colourful fluttering beings. We see them everywhere around in our backyard, in gardens and even on mud. But do we really know much about them? Here is your chance to understand everything about butterflies. BNHS Conservation Education Centre (CEC) brings you a hybrid course (online and field components) to learn about these winged...

Delhi students taken ill due to toxic gas leak

About 400 plus girl students of at least two government run schools had to be hospitalized after they came in contact with toxic fumes caused by a chemical kept in a container in Tughlaqabad in South East Delhi. The incident sparked off panic and teams of NDRF, Delhi Police and Fire Services were rushed in, it is learnt.  The...

कूड़ा प्रबन्धन को बेहतर बनाया जाए: योगी आदित्यनाथ

शनिवार, 6 मई 2017: उत्तर प्रदेश के मुख्यमंत्री, योगी आदित्यनाथ ने स्वच्छ भारत मिशन के अंतर्गत आज यहां बालू अड्डा में स्वयं झाड़ू लगाकर सफाई अभियान की विधिवत शुरुआत की। उन्होंने कहा कि स्वच्छता को अपनाना, उसे प्रोत्साहित करना और साफ-सफाई में सहयोग करना प्रत्येक नागरिक की सामाजिक जिम्मेदारी है। केन्द्र सरकार के स्वच्छ भारत मिशन को जनान्दोलन बनाकर...

Major World Bank financing to help 1.1 mn people in Vietnam

Washington, May 5, 2017: The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved today US $ 315 million in financing to improve water transport infrastructure in northern Vietnam, and sanitation and transport services in coastal cities in central Vietnam. Of the total approved funding, US$ 236 million will be directed to the Vietnam Coastal Cities Sustainable Environment Project, with US$ 190...

दिल्ली-मेरठ एक्सप्रेस-वे के निर्माण व गेल इण्डिया की गैस पाइप लाइन कार्य की प्रगति की समीक्षा की गई

झाँसी: प्रमुख सचिव नियोजन, मुकुल सिंघल ने योजना भवन वी.सी.कक्ष से वीडियोकान्फ्रेसिंग के माध्यम से दिल्ली मेरठ एक्सप्रेस-वे तथा गेल इण्डिया की गैस पाइप लाइन कार्य प्रगति की समीक्षा करते हुए निर्देश दिए है कि एक्सप्रेस-वे के निर्माण में एन.एच.ए.आई. के साथ समन्वय स्थापित करते हुए समस्त जिलाधिकारी कार्य करें ताकि प्रोजेक्ट समय सीमा में पूर्ण हो सके। जो भी...

PMUY connections cross 2.20 crore mark in first year: Minister

Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural gas, Dharmendra Pradhan  said that Pradhan MantriUjjwalaYojana (PMUY) has surpassed the targets for the financial year 2016-17 in terms of installing new connections. Over 2.20 crore connections have been given in the first year of its launch to BPL families. PMUY was launched on May 1, 2016 at Ballia, Uttar Pradesh...

ONGC Videsh comes across good oil and gas shows in Colombia

ONGC Videsh has encountered exciting result in its well Mariposa-1 which is under drilling in CPO-5 block of Colombia. ONGC Videsh is the operator of the block and holds 70% P.I. and Amerisur Resources holds the remaining 30%. Drilling commenced in the well Mariposa-1 on 24 March 2017. The well was directionally drilled to a total depth of 11,556 feet...

BHEL bets on Solar Photovoltaic—touches 370 MW mark

New Delhi, May 5: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has ended the year 2016-17 with a significant Solar PV portfolio of 370 MW, comprising 360 MW ground-mounted power plants and 10 MW rooftop power plants, marking a significant contribution to the Nation’s Green Initiatives. Of this, 170 MW of BHEL-supplied ground-mounted and 2,290 KW of rooftop power plants are...

NPA Ordinance to decide the way forward: RBI official

Though both the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Government have been working to tackle the problem of mounting bad loans, the ordinance on non-performing assets (NPAs) approved by President Pranab Mukherjee will define the way forward in this regard, a top RBI official said at an ASSOCHAM event held in Mumbai. “The ordinance has just received President’s assent,...

Ganga cruise one of the most sought-after in 2017

‘Condé Nast Traveller’ has listed the river cruise on Ganga as one of the ‘six river cruises to take in 2017’. It has placed the luxury cruise vessel Ganges Voyager II which sails on the Ganga from Kolkata to Varanasi, in the league of cruises on Mekong and Yangtze in China, Amazon in South America, Volga in Russia and...

MoS Home visits CRPF jawans

The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Hansraj Gangaram Ahir visited Chhattisgarh to review the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) situation in the state. During his visit, the MoS visited injured constables of CRPF and Maharashtra Police in Raipur who got injured in the Operations with Maoists. He expressed his satisfaction over the treatment and care being provided to the...

Nation’s space programme touches new heights with neighbours on board

May 5, 2017: India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F09) successfully launched the 2,230 kg South Asia Satellite (GSAT-9) into its planned Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) today. Today’s launch of GSLV was its eleventh and took place from the Second Launch Pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR (SDSC SHAR), Sriharikota, the spaceport of India. This is the fourth...

मुख्यमंत्री: एन.सी.आर. में मकान उपभोक्ताओं का शोषण न होने दिया जाए

मुख्यमंत्री कार्यालय शुक्रवार, 5 मई 2017: उत्तर प्रदेश के मुख्यमंत्री, योगी आदित्यनाथ ने कहा कि राज्य सरकार प्रधानमंत्री आवास योजना के तहत इस वित्तीय वर्ष में 06 लाख से अधिक लाभार्थियों के प्रस्ताव केन्द्र सरकार को प्रेषित करेगी। शेष लाभार्थियों के आवेदनों का सत्यापन कराते हुए अगले वर्ष प्रस्ताव भेजे जाएंगे। उन्होंने कहा कि प्रधानमंत्री की मंशा के अनुरूप...

SC upholds death sentence for all 4 accused in 2012 gang rape case

The Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence given to all four convicts of the 2012 gang rape and murder case of a paramedic student, who was raped and brutalised in a moving bus, after she and her friend boarded the bus late night at South Delhi. Earlier a fast-track court and then the Delhi High Court, both, had...

CII President says job creation a priority area

In her address to the media, Shobana Kamineni, President, CII, said: “With tremendous opportunities available in the Indian economy, further strengthening of the growth process and job creation is on the horizon.” The reform agenda has picked up with substantive policies such as the goods and services tax (GST), insolvency and bankruptcy norms, FDI liberalisation and ease of doing...

FICCI event lays stress on early RERA implementation by states

New Delhi: Rajiv Ranjan Mishra, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, urged the states to complete the process of notification and appointment of full-time regulators at the earliest for Real Estate Regulation Act (RERA) to positively impact the sales and industry’s profit. Speaking at a FICCI seminar on ‘Real Estate Regulation Rules, GST & Affordable Housing...

PM announces ex gratia for Etah mishap

Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has condoled the death of persons who died in an accident in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh. He has also announced ex gratia of Rs. 2 lakhs from PMNRF for the next of kin of those killed in the accident and Rs. 50,000 for those seriously injured. "My thoughts are with all those who lost their loved...

Vaishali school bus fire: who is to blame?

Ghaziabad: Recent incident where a private bus hired by Fr. Agnel School in Vaishali—ferrying children back to their homes caught fire—where children had a narrow escape-has again brought to the fore the issue of private transport contracted by schools in Delhi NCR. In this case, reportedly a spark caused by overheating of the engine caused the fire that further escalated...

Certificate course in Biodiversity Conservation by BNHS CEC

Mumbai, May 5, 2017: Most of us today live in a fast paced, technology intensive and increasingly urbanized world. In this race, the world of nature is often forgotten in daily hectic schedules. People are aware about global warming, climate change and other environmental issues surrounding them, wanting to take action but failing to understand how. BNHS Conservation Education...

Growth of Air Cargo pegged at 9 per cent in coming years

While delivering the keynote address at the India Integrated Transport & Logistics Summit 2017, the Minister for Civil Aviation, Ashok Gajapathi Raju said that the country has seen significant growth in domestic air traffic and infrastructure development. He said that his Ministry is taking steps to make air transport affordable to the common man through the Regional Connectivity Scheme....

Procedure for constitution of Mela Authority begins

Thursday, May 4, 2017:The first meeting to kickstart the constitution of the Mela Authority was chaired by divisional commissioner Dr Ashish Kumar Goyal at the Gandhi auditorium. Deliberations were held with the district magistrate Sanjay Kumar and all other executing agencies. The Divisional Commissioner said that the Authority would be constituted on a no profit, no loss basis and that...

WHO to begin pilot prequalification of biosimilars for cancer treatment

Geneva, May 4, 2017: This year WHO will launch a pilot project for prequalifying biosimilar medicines, a step towards making some of the most expensive treatments for cancer more widely available in low- and middle-income countries. The decision comes after a two-day meeting in Geneva between WHO, national regulators, pharmaceutical industry groups, patient and civil society groups, payers and policymakers...

Centre-UP to review urban schemes today

Uttar Pradesh CM, Yogi Adityanath, concerned ministers of the State and all concerned senior officials of the two central urban ministries including national and state level Mission Directors will attend the review in Lucknow. This is the first such review of urban sector programmes since the formation of new Government in Uttar Pradesh.  Being the most populous state of the country,...

Rhyme competition at Ryan, Mayur Vihar

A rhyme strengthens kid’s ability to hear the sounds in words. Keeping the same in mind, Rhyme recitation competition was organized for Pre School at Ryan International School, Mayur Vihar under the vision point 'Academics, Communication, Leadership skills' given by Chairman, Dr. Augustine Francis Pinto to enhance oratory  skills and confidence level of the children. The tiny tots recited English and...

GDA VC carries out inspection of Madhuban Bapudham scheme

Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) Vice Chairman, Kanchan Verma today carried out inspection of Madhuban Bapudham Scheme of the GDA, wherein she sought details of the LIG & EWS affordable housing in Pocket E, ‘Bunkar’ Mart and high-rise group housing. Thereafter, she passed instructions to complete the high-rise flat scheme—where allotment had been done—so that its possession could be...

Faridabad ‘Fastest Mover Big Clean City’ in the country

Faridabad in Haryana has emerged as the ‘Fastest Mover Big City’ at the national level in the Swachh Survekshan -2017, results of which were announced here today by the Minister of Urban Development, M. Venkaiah Naidu. At the national level, Tirupati was ranked the ‘Cleanest Medium City’ while Ambikapur, Chattisgarh bagged this honour in Small Cities category. Rewa, Madhya Pradesh...

Children’s set of books ‘Swachh Jungle ki kahani – Dadi ki Zubani’ released

M. Venkaiah Naidu, Minister for Information & Broadcasting today released a set of books titled ‘Swachh Jungle ki kahani – Dadi ki Zubani’ published by Publications Division. The books aimed at sensitizing and creating awareness amongst children would provide a fillip to the Prime Minister’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan which has become a Jan Andolan across the nation. The set of...

India raises visa issue with UK

The First Home Affairs Dialogue between India and the UK was held today. The Indian side was led by Union Home Secretary, Rajiv Mehrishi and the UK delegation was led by Patsy Wilkinson, Second Permanent Secretary, Home Office, Government of UK. The meeting was held as a follow up of UK Prime Minister’s visit to India in November, 2016 and...

Gramin Bank Employees contribute Rs 29.85 lakh to Army Battle Casualties Welfare Fund

The Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of the Punjab National Bank, Usha Ananthasubramanian presented a cheque of Rs. 29.85 lakh to Defence Minister, Arun Jaitley as donation towards the Army Battle Casualties Welfare Fund. Financial assistance will be provided to the families of the Army Battle Casualties out of this fund. The amount was contributed by the employees...

मेला प्राधिकरण के गठन की प्रक्रिया शुरू

इलाहाबाद, वृहस्पतिवार, 4 मई 2017: मण्डलायुक्त डॉ0 आशीष कुमार गोयल की अध्यक्षता में मेला प्राधिकरण के गठन की पहली बैठक गांधी सभागार में सम्पन्न हुई। बैठक में जिलाधिकारी संजय कुमार सहित सभी कार्यदायी विभागों से विचार-विमर्श किया गया। मण्डलायुक्त ने कहा कि प्राधिकरण का गठन नो प्राफिट-नो लॉस के तर्ज पर होगा। उन्होंने कहा कि इस प्राधिकरण द्वारा मेला क्षेत्र में...

CSR Fair 2017 starts today 

Anant G. Geete, Union Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises will be inaugurating a three-day long CSR Fair from today (May 4-6, 2017) at Hall no. 11 Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. This mega event is being organised by The Department of Public Enterprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises; PHD Chamber in collaboration with ONGC, to provide...

Cabinet approves ITDC hotels’ disinvestment

 The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by PM Narendra Modi has approved the initiation of the process of disinvestment of hotels/properties of the India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd. (ITDC). The decision on disinvestment has been made, keeping in view that running and managing hotels on professional lines is not the work of the Government or its entities. Further,...

Cabinet gives the go-ahead to new steel policy

The new steel policy enshrines the long term vision of the Government to give impetus to the steel sector.  It seeks to enhance domestic steel consumption and ensure high quality steel production and create a technologically advanced and globally competitive steel industry. The key features of the NSP 2017 are: Create self-sufficiency in steel production by providing policy support &...

Railways need to be on track for country’s development

Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inaugurated the two-day Global Technology Conference for Leveraging World Class Technology (International Conference on Development & Adaptation of Advance Technology for Railways) here today. Chairman, Railway Board, A.K. Mital and other Railway Board Members, DG Research Design & Standards Organization (RDSO) and GM Northern Railway, R.K. Kulshreshta and senior officials were also present on the occasion. Research Design & Standards...

ASSOCHAM-PwC paper demands minimum income schemes for jobs lost due to automation

With the Indian IT and other industries facing some of the daunting challenges from protectionism in the US and Artificial Intelligence (AI), an ASSOCHAM-PwC study  has made out a strong case for government –industry schemes which ensure a minimum income to those displaced , along with basic health facilities for the families in stress. It said there are concerns in...

GAIL awards pipeline laying work contracts

Carrying forward the momentum for Natural Gas pipeline works in Kerala, GAIL (India) Limited has awarded Contracts for Pipeline Laying works of the Kochi – Koottanad – Mangaluru Pipeline for another 131 Km section from Areacode (Malappuram) to Kurumathoor (Kannur) at a cost of approx. Rs 200 Crore. The balance 111 Km stretch in Malappuram, Kannur and Kasargod districts...

Divisional Commissioner conducts surprise inspection of Tehsil Diwas at Hathras

Hathras: Divisional Commissioner and DIG conducted a surprise inspection of the ongoing Tehsil Diwas at Hathras on Tuesday and expressed the commitment of the state government for quality and prompt redressal of problems faced by the people. The commissioner took strong exception to the absence of executive engineer of the irrigation department and gave orders for his suspension proposal to be...

जिलाधिकारी की अध्यक्षता में तहसील दिवस का आयोजन

बुलंदशहर: शासन की सर्वोच्च प्राथमिकता के तहत आज जनपद की तहसील डिबाई में तहसील दिवस का आयोजन जिलाधिकारी डा0 रोशन जैकब की अध्यक्षता में तहसील सभागार में किया गया। तहसील दिवस में दूर दराज से पहुंचे 239 फरियादियों ने अपनी-अपनी शिकायतों/समस्याओं को जिलाधिकारी के समक्ष प्रस्तुत करते हुए उनके निस्तारण की अपील की। जिलाधिकारी ने मौके पर 11 समस्याओं का...

BRAHMOS Block III land attack cruise missile system test-fired successfully

South Western Command’s Corps ‘Strike One’ successfully carried out the firing of the advanced BRAHMOS Block III land attack cruise missile system in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands on May 3, 2017 for the second consecutive day. The successive launches reinforce the formidable weapon’s precision strike capability. The long-range tactical weapon was successfully tested from the same location on the...

PM inaugurates Patanjali Research Institute

PM Narendra Modi, visited Uttarakhand today and offered prayers at the Kedarnath Temple, as he greeted a large number of people who had gathered there. Later in the day the Prime Minister inaugurated the Patanjali Research Institute in Haridwar district. He briefly visited the Drug Discovery and Research Laboratory at the Institute. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister expressed...

Royalty to take you places starting June

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd (IRCTC) has decided to start two new circuits of their flagship luxury train Maharajas’ Express, this year. These two new trips have been named as “Southern Sojourn” and “Southern Jewels” which will cover prominent destinations in West and South India. The Southern Sojourn will cover Goa, Hampi, Mysore, Ernakulam, Kumarakom and Trivandrum. The...

Check emissions from a mobile tower by paying Rs 4,000

With the launch of the web portal Minister of Communications, Manoj Sinha expressed the hope that the portal will empower common man to know at the convenience of a mouse click, about towers working in a particular locality and whether they are compliant to the EMF emission norms defined by the Government. Sinha said that the portal will allow users...

24 जनवरी को उत्तर प्रदेश दिवस के रूप में मनाने का निर्णय

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