NEW DELHI, MAY 22:
Passengers of Turkish Airlines will now be able to experience the magnificent Bosphorus straight in Istanbul and all the sights along its length, while being amazed by the Old city and all its significant monuments on your layover. Turkish Airlines has added a daily Bosphorus Cruise from May 01 till October 31, (18:00-23:00), as part of the Touristanbul experience.
NEW DELHI, MAY 21 :
The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that India has emerged as an attractive destination for global investors and asked educational institutions to maintain high standards and foster academic excellence. He was addressing the Convocation of Great Lakes Institute of Management, in Chennai today.
NEW DELHI, MAY 20 :
After decades of ground-breaking laboratory works, the world's scientific and technical community, in a landmark and historic decision taken in the recent open session of the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) at BIPM on 16 November 2018, has unanimously adopted the resolution to redefine four of the seven base units, the kilogram (SI unit of weight), Kelvin (SI unit of temperature), mole (SI unit of amount of substance), and ampere (SI unit of current).
NEW DELHI, MAY 17 : IndianOil reported Revenue from Operations at Rs 6,05,924 crore for the financial year 18-19 as compared to Rs 5,06,428 crore in corresponding Financial Year 17-18. The Net Profit for the financial year ended March 31, 2019 is lower at Rs 6,894 crore as compared to Rs 21,346 crore in the corresponding year mainly on account of exchange losses and lower inventory gain in current year.
NEW DELHI, MAY 16 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, has said that nuclear electricity could significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and has the potential to meet increasing energy demand in India.
NEW DELHI, MAY 15 :
The India Pavilion at Cannes Film Festival 2019 was inaugurated today by Shri Amit Khare, Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Mr. Jerome Paillard, Executive Director, Marche Du Film, Cannes Film Market; Mr. Prasoon Joshi, Chairman, CBFC and Ms. Rima Das, National Award winning Indian Filmmaker were also present on the occasion
NEW DELHI, MAY 13 :
Commerce Secretary, Dr.AnupWadhawan, welcomed senior officials of participating delegations from Developing and Least Developed Countries (LDCs) who are meeting in New Delhi over two days to discuss key issues and challenges facing the multi-lateral trading system.
NEW DELHI, MAY 143 :
The Vice President of India, Mr Venkaiah Naidu, has called upon social science researchers to come up with innovative and out-of-box solutions to address various problems confronting the world from eradicating poverty to achieving sustainable development.
Completes awards worth Rs 10,500 crore for line pipe supply and laying
NEW DELHI, MAY 10 :
Stepping up the momentum for construction of the Jagdishpur-Haldia & Bokaro-Dhamra Natural Gas Pipeline (JHBDPL) and Barauni – Guwahati Pipeline (BGPL) pipeline, GAIL (India) has completed awards for all major contracts worth Rs. 10,500 crore for pipe supply and laying for the integrated 3,400 km. long project.
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NEW DELHI, MAY 10 : Listening is an art. To be well performed it requires more than just letting sound waves enter passively into the ear. Good listening is an alive process demanding active and alert participation.
The art of listening stimulates creativity in the minds listener. Said Sir Mark Tully British Jurnalist former BBC India Corresspondent
NEW DELHI, MAY 07 :
GAIL (India) has been creating awareness and inducing behavioral changes to ensure a greener and cleaner tomorrow through its movement Hawa Badlo. The movement has been actively working towards educating the Indian masses against air pollution through events, short films, contests, raahgiri, pledges etc on advocacy against air pollution, problems caused due to air pollution & solutions for curbing it.
NEW DELHI, MAY 04 :
Reliable, affordable and accessible urban public transport system is needed: VP Urban transport accounts for 25% of the greenhouses gases worldwide. Make urban spaces safe for women, elderly & differently abled. Speaks at the 25th Foundation Day event of DMRC
NEW DELHI, MAY 03 : Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the first two pumping units (116mw each) of the 7x116mw Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme (LIS) Package-6 in Telangana. Significantly, the pump for each unit is designed to lift 89.16 cumecs (cubic metres per second) of water by 105.5 metres.
ROORKEE, MAY 02 :
An Agro-Met Field Unit (AMFU) has been installed at Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee under Gramin Krishi Mausam Sewa Project which is part of 130 such units in the country. The Agromet Advisory Services (AAS) has been initiated by Indian Meteorological Department, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 30 :
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) and Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI), autonomous body affiliated to the Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, have signed an MoU for cooperation on various projects related to e-mobility.
NEW DELHI, APRTIL 28 :
The Vice President, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, said today that the empowerment of differently abled persons should start with the complete and total annihilation of discriminatory tendencies against them.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 28 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, said today that the youth of our nation must shoulder the greater social responsibility of exercising judgement in looking at social issues. He urged them to adhere to the traditions of tolerance and respect and protect our pluralistic culture.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 26 :
PNB Prerna, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of Punjab National Bank (PNB ) an activity was at Palna,a home for abandoned, homeless and destitute children under Delhi Council for Child Welfare ,Civil Lines, New Delhi where baby food and Infant accessories for the children of ‘Palna’ NGO was provided at simple function..
Private Sector must step in to provide modern healthcare facilities in rural areas; PPP Model is the way forward to ensure affordable & quality healthcare; VP cautions against sedentary lifestyle & unhealthy dietary habits; Addresses 9th Convocation of KLE Deemed University
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NEW DELHI, APRIL 26 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu has asked young doctors and people entering into medical profession to be compassionate towards the downtrodden sections and treat them with empathy and understanding. Asked them to view the profession as a mission to serve the people and not as a commercial vocation.
"Men are not so much the keepers of herds as herds are the keepers of men."
― Henry David Thoreau, Walden
NEW DELHI, APRIL 24
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, has stressed the need to promote integrated farming practices to improve the productivity of livestock and double farmers’ income.
One can feel one's garbage of mind smell, from its indecent words since, within its reality, such ones have the lack of beauty and quality of character."
― Ehsan Sehgal
NEW DELHI, APRIL 21 :
An amount of US$5 billion every year is required to implement public-private partnership (PPP) model for municipal solid waste management (MSWM) in Indian cities, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-EY joint study.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 20 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu has asserted that the nation could not accelerate its progress unless women were involved as equal stakeholders in every sphere of activity. He urged the governments at State and the Centre, NGOs and civic society at large to collectively work towards educating women on financial management.
A new report on Occupational Safety and Health (OSH), published ahead of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work on 28 April, reviews the ILO’s 100 years of achievements, and reveals some of the emerging challenges and opportunities in creating better working environments.
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GENEVA : vChanges in working practices, demographics, technology and the environment are creating new occupational safety and health (OSH) concerns, according to a new report from the International Labour Organization (ILO).
"A man is seated on top of a tree in the midst of a burning forest. He sees all living beings perish. But he doesn't realize that the same fate is soon to overtake him also. That man is fool."
― Lord Mahāvīr
Representatives of governments, workers’ and employers’ organizations agree more must be done, and urgently, to manage the millions of tonnes of e-waste produced each year.
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The ILO has called for urgent action to better manage the toxic flood of electric and electronic waste (e-waste) produced around the world, so it can be turned into a valuable source of decent work.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 16 :
The Government of India has appointed Dr Rajesh Kumar Yaduvanshi as Executive Director of Punjab National Bank (PNB). Dr.Yaduvanshi has assumed charge as Executive Director of the bank on April 15 , 2019.
"History shows that where ethics and economics come in conflict, victory is always with economics. Vested interests have never been known to have willingly divested themselves unless there was sufficient force to compel them."
― Bhim Rao Ambedkar
MANGALURU, APRIL 15 :
Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL) celebrated 128th birth anniversary of Dr BhimraoRamjiAmbedkar on April 14 , 2019. On the occasion Mr M Venkatesh, Managing Director, Senior Management Personnel and MSSEWA office bearers paid floral tributes to BabasahebAmbedkar in the Administration building in the morning.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 13 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, has said that financial inclusion and inclusive development are the needs of the hour. He called for ‘Antyodaya’ and stated that d1evelopment held no meaning until its benefits reached the most deprived groups of people. He was addressing the gathering at the celebration of the 125th Foundation Day of the Punjab National Bank (PNB), here today.
NEW DELHI, PNB Corporate Office,DWARKA , APRIL 10 :
Punjab National Bank (PNB), India,s public sector bank, organized a workshop on Insolvency Resolution Framework in India at its Multipurpose Hall at Corporate Office, Dwarka, Sector -10, New Delhi .
NEW DELHI, APRIL 07 :
The much-awaited Himalayan Heights Expedition was flagged off today by General Officer Commanding 3 Infantry Division, Maj Gen Sanjiv Rai, SM, VSM at 10 AM from Karu Military Station.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 05 :
Staff Maj Gen (Navy) Abdulla Hassan M A Al-Sulaiti, Commander, Qatar Emiri Naval Forces (QENF) visited India from from April 02 to 05 ,2019 along with a three- member Qatar Navy delegation.
NEW DELHI, APRIL 02 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, inaugurated GRIDTECH-2019 , 6th International Exhibition and Conference, on Wednesday, 3rd April, 2019. The international event has been organized by Power Grid Corporation of India (PowerGrid), with the support of Ministry of Power, Government of India and in association with CBIP and IEEMA from April o3 to 05 , 2019 at Hall Nos. 7, 8, 9, 10 & 11 at ITPO, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 31 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu said it was time for the education system to be re-oriented by moving away from the colonial mindset. He said that a nation that does not derive inspiration and energy from its history would find it very difficult to meet with the challenges of the future.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 29 :
European and Oceania countries are major trading partners and major sources of investments for India and there is huge untapped potential that can be achieved. India has made efforts in the recent past to take economic ties to the next level and have some sort of broad based comprehensive trade agreement.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 29 :
GAIL (India) and Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) have inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today in New Delhi for cooperation in development of solar based power projects.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 29 :
Dr. Krishnamurty Subramanium, Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) to the Government of India and Cadre Head of the Indian Economic Service (IES) asks the IES officers to keep themselves updated and skilled with tools and techniques concerning econometrics, data analytics and effective visualization among others. He also emphasized the need of sharing of experiences and best practices regularly on a common platform amongst IES officers.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 27 :
The President of India, Mr Ram Nath Kovind, addressed the Indian community and Friends of India in Zagreb, Croatia, yesterday evening (March 26, 2019) at a Reception hosted by Mr Arindam Bagchi, Ambassador of India to Croatia.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 27 :
A workshop on Best Practices in Preventive Vigilance & Systemic Improvements in the public sector banks was held on March 22 , 2019 at Head Office of Punjab National Bank, Dwarka, New Delhi.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 26 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu , has called for medical universities to introduce teachings in human values as a part of the curriculum to inculcate moral, social and ethical values in students. He was delivering the 3rd Convocation Address of Mahatma Gandhi University of Medical Sciences & Technology, in Jaipur, Rajasthan today.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 25 :
The HADR efforts by the Indian Navy in Mozambique have galvanised the local Indian Diaspora to work in tandem with the ships of the First Training Squadron of the Indian Navy (Sujata, Sarathi and Shardul) currently deployed there.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 22 :
The President of India, Mr Ram Nath Kovind presented one Padma Vibhushan, eight Padma Bhushan and forty-six Padma Shri Awards today (March 11, 2019) at a Civil Investiture Ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 22 :
Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. (POWERGRID), the country's Central Transmission Utility and a Navratna PSU, has declared an interim dividend of ₹5.83 per equity share of ₹10 each for the Financial Year 2018-19.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 19 :
Power Grid Corporation of India (PowerGrid) had entered into a JPY 22 billion syndicated term loan facility agreement with Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation Singapore Branch (SMBC) on December 10, 2018.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 16 :
Govt Of India has now appointed Mr Parshuram Panda as Chief Vigilance Officer, Central Bank of India. Mr Panda started his Banking career in Bank of India as Probationary Officer in 1988.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 16 :
PNB Prerna , a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) arm of Punjab National Bank (PNB) organized an activity at at India International Centre, New Delhi on March 15 where needy students of the Inspiration NGO were provided television and exercise cycle for the special children of the organization at a simple function.
NEW DELHI :
Power Grid Corporation of India (PowerGrid) is bringing its 6th International Exhibition and Conference GRIDTECH 2019 from April 3 to 5 , 2019 at ITPO, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi on new technologies in Transmission, Distribution, Renewable Energy Integration, Smart Grid, Communication etc.
Second ONGC Para Games 2018-19 ends on an inspiring note
New Delhi | 15th March, 2019
NEW DELHI, march 15 : The three-day ONGC Para Games 2018-19 concluded on March 15, 2019 at the Thyagraj Stadium, New Delhi. The events in Athletics, Badminton and Table Tennis were closely contested by around 150 PWD (Persons with Disabilities) employees of ONGC. Gold, Silver and Bronze medals were given to the winners in each of the events (over fifty). ONGC is the only public enterprise in India to organize such Para Games.
GENEVA : The ILO1 and the Mastercard Foundation2 have launched a project to provide comprehensive national-level data on youth in the labour market, including indicators on the transition from school to work.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 14 : The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that the education system should be reoriented by ensuring greater linkage between academia-industry to make students employable.
GENEVA : Representatives from governments, shipowners and seafarer organizations, as well as intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations, met in Geneva between 25 February and 1 March and adopted conclusions on measures to improve the attractiveness of seafaring for young people, to retain experienced seafarers, and to ensure diversity and opportunities for all, including women and groups vulnerable to discrimination.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 13 :
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has organized the 2nd edition of the three-day ONGC Para Games 2018-19 at the Thyagraj Stadium in New Delhi. The first edition of the event was organized by ONGC in 2017. ONGC is the only public sector enterprise to organize such para Games, to promote the sporting talent of Persons with Disabilities (PwD).
173 Officer Trainees of the 72ndBatch of Indian Revenue Service
NEW DELHI, MARCH 12 :
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has advised the IRS Officer Trainees to make ethics and excellence as their guiding principles. He was addressing the 173 Officer Trainees of the 72ndBatch of Indian Revenue Service, here today.
There has been widespread progress in the development of national social security systems, according to a new ILO report, which also identifies gaps that need to be promptly addressed.
GENEVA : More than half of the world’s population lacks access to essential health care and just 29 per cent have comprehensive social security coverage, according to a new International Labour Organization (ILO) report on the implementation of social protection in more than 100 countries.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 08 :
Punjab National Bank (PNB) , India's largest public sector bank, celebrated the International Women's Day. Senior representatives of PNB Prerna, an association of wives of the senior officials and senior lady officials of the bank, felicitated women achievers from different walks of life.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 07 :
Punjab National Bank,( PNB) ,India’s one of the largest public sector lender and National Handicapped Finance and Development Corporation (NHFDC) have tied up to provide financial assistance for economic development of Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) for their economic benefits and employment.
NEWDELHI, MARCH 06 :
Indore has been awarded the cleanest city in the country in the Swachh Survekshan 2019 (SS 2019) awards while Bhopal has been declared as the cleanest capital. Ujjain has bagged the award for being the cleanest city in the population category of 3 lakh to 10 lakh.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 05 :
The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, today, launched the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-dhan (PM-SYM) Yojana at Vastral in Gujarat. He also distributed the PM-SYM pension cards to select beneficiaries. Over two crore workers at three lakh Common Service Centers across the country witnessed the launch event through video conference.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 03 :
GAIL (India) received the Kaleido Award, 2019 for Hawa Badlo campaign which was shortlisted as the best campaign in Public/Govt. category. Kaleido Awards seeks to recognize India's Ace Communicators and this award was received by Ms Nalini Malhotra, General Manager, (CC) GAIL (India) at the India Communication Summit ’19 held in New Delhi.
NEW DELHI, MARCH 01 : Mr Dharmendra Pradhan , Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship has dedicated to the nation three mega projects of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) in Assam.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 28 : The Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) today organized an Awards program on ‘Reforms Journey for EASE in Public Sector Banks (PSBs). The Finance Minister, Mr Arun Jaitley, unveiled the first ever Enhanced Access and Service Excellence (EASE) Index Report at the event and recognized the best-performing public sector banks as per the EASE Reforms Agenda .
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 27 :
The Vice President of India and the Chairman of Rajya Sabha, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that India's keen desire for peace and prosperity all across is its strength and can give a befitting reply to sponsors of disruptive terror designs as demonstrated by the hugely successful air strikes yesterday. He further said that the operations of Indian Air Force were pre-emptive in nature and in defence of peace and prosperity in India.
"We'll squeeze every second that we can from our lives, because we're young, and we have plenty of years to grow. We'll grow until we're braver. We'll grow until our bones ache and our skin wrinkles and our hair goes white, and until our hearts decide, at last, that it's time to stop."
― Lauren DeStefano, Sever
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 27 :
Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi today conferred the National Youth Parliament Festival 2019 awards on the winners at VigyanBhawan.The National Level Finals of National Youth Parliament Festival concluded in New Delhi yesterday.The winners from the national level competition were Shweta Umre from Maharshtra (Ist Position), Anjanakshi M.S from Karnataka(IInd position) and MamtaKumari from Bihar (IIIrd position).
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 27 :
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Road Transport and Highways & Shipping Mr Nitin Gadkari has assured that all the ongoing Namami Gange projects will be completed by March 2020. Addressing an event on Clean Ganga Movement in New Delhi today, he said, he is working hard to fulfill the Prime Minister’s dream of clean and uninterrupted flow of Ganga water.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 26 :
The President of India, Mr Ram Nath Kovind, presented the Gandhi Peace Prize for the years 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 in the presence of the Prime Minister and other dignitaries, at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (February 26, 2019).
On the whole "Excellence" itself shows perhaps most ingenuity in the "Awardee"
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 26 :
Mr Anil Saberwal, ED (HRD), PowerGridhas been awarded L&D leadership for outstanding contribution in the sector at the Top Rankers Excellence Awards on the occasion of 20th National Management Summit.
Relevant to 21st century concerns
"One evening I asked whether he [Rivers] thought I was suffering from shell-shock.
'Certainly not,' he replied.
'What have I got then?'
'Well, you appear to be suffering from an anti-war complex."
― Siegfried Sassoon, Sherston's Progress
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 25 :
The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, today lit the eternal flame, to mark the dedication of the National War Memorial in New Delhi, to the nation. He visited the various sections of the Memorial.
Earlier, addressing a large rally of Ex-Servicemen, the Prime Minister said that it is the result of the valour and dedication of lakhs of soldiers that the Indian Army is today considered among the strongest in the world.
Our aim is to provide paperless and pocket-less health care for all: MoS. Health & Family Welfare : Ashwini Kumar Choubey
Thesynergyonline Health Bureau
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 24 :
In line with the Government of India’s deep commitment towards elimination of viral hepatitis, the “National Action Plan – Viral Hepatitis” was launched by Union Minister of State, Health & Family Welfare, Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey in Mumbai today. Minister for PWD and Public Health & Family Welfare, Government of Maharashtra, Shri Eknath S. Shinde; and Guest of Honour and Goodwill Ambassador for Hepatitis, WHO SEARO region, Shri Amitabh Bachchan were also present on the occasion.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 22 :
Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, dedicated to the nation Rs 1000- crore worth of projects of the Commerce & Industry Ministry through video conference in New Delhi today.The projects were inaugurated in 7 States and 2 Union Territories across the country.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 22 :
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has been honoured with FICCI award for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects undertaken by it in Baramulla and Uri of Jammu & Kashmir. ONGC undertook CSR projects in the field of skill development, education, rehabilitation work on the frontiers and contribution to nation building in association with the Indian Army and NGO REACHA.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 22 :
Punjab National Bank MD and CEO Mr Sunil Mehta, has been awarded "TOP RANKERS EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL PATH-BREAKER" at 20th National Management Summit organized by Top Rankers Management Consultants.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 21 :
Punjab National Bank (PNB)has bagged an award in the digital space as runner up in the category of ”Most Customer centric Bank using technology” at an awards ceremony held by Indian Bank’s Association.
(IBA) on February 20 , , 2019.
It had organized “Banking technology innovation awards” along with Banking Technology Conference, 2019 at St. Regis hotel in Mumbai.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 20 :
At the invitation of the Prime Minister of the Republic of India Mr Narendra Modi, and under the guidance of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia paid his first State visit to India from February 19 to 20, where he was received at the airport by the Prime Minister. The visit follows the official visit of Prime Minister Modi to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in April, 2016 at the invitation of the custodian of the Two Holy Mosques His Majesty King Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 20 :
Today (20 February 2019) the UN’s message is: “if you want peace and development, work for social justice”. The ILO is built on this precept: carved into the foundation of its first headquarters are the words “si vis pacem, cole justitiam” - “If you desire peace, cultivate justice”. For one hundred years the ILO has pursued its mandate to promote social justice through the world of work.
"All my life I've always come back to one thing,
my need to feel free and the need to feel the breeze,
the ride provides a freedom this gypsy needs,
where every road is another blessed memory,
a new experience to carry inside my journey,
a sense of belonging to a familiar tribe,
a brotherhood that goes beyond a bloodline."
― Jess "Chief" Brynjulson, Highway Writings
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 19 :
The Vice President of India, Mr. Venkaiah Naidu has said that we have to give up the hubris of considering tribes backward and every tribe has a rich and living cultural tradition and we must respect them. It not only social courtesy to respect their cultural traditions but it is also our Constitutional obligation, he added. He was delivering the Foundation Day Lecture 'Constitution and Tribes', on the occasion of 15th Foundation Day Celebrations of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes, here today.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 18 :
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, presented the Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony for the years 2014, 2015 and 2016 to Shri Rajkumar Singhajit Singh, Chhayanaut (a cultural organisation of Bangladesh) and Shri Ram Vanji Sutar respectively, at a function held in New Delhi today (February 18, 2019).
Patna City Gas Distribution network also inaugurated
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BARAUNI (Bihar) , FEBRUARY 17 : The Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi today dedicated to the Nation the first phase of the Jagdishpur – Haldia & Bokaro – Dhamra Natural Gas Pipeline Project (JHBDPL), popularly known as 'Pradhan Mantri Urja Ganga', and inaugurated the City Gas Distribution (CGD) network in Patna.
JHANSI, FEBRUARY 15 :
The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi dedicated PowerGrid 765/400 kV Orai Sub-station & 765 kV Aligarh Sub-station and associated lines today at a mega event held in Jhans , as part of transmission system for inter-regional strengthening scheme for Western Region (WR) and Northern Region (NR) (Part-B).
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 14 :
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) , State-owned oil and gas production behemoth registred net profit of Rs 8,262.70 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2018 (Q3FY19), an increase of 64.77 per cent as compared Rs 5,014.67 crore reported for the corresponding quarter (Q3FY18) in the previous fiscal.
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 13 :
As part of its endeavor to achieve recovery figure of Rs.26,000 crore in the current Financial Year 2018-19, Punjab National Bank has decided to place more than 4000 properties all over India on e-auction as a part of recovery measure according to The Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Securities Interest Act, 2002 (also known as the SARFAESI Act) Action initiated by the bank.
Progress in reducing unemployment globally is not being matched by improvements in the quality of work, says the International Labour Organization’s World Employment and Social Outlook: Trends 2019 report.
Thesynergyonline Economics Bureau
GENEVA : Poor quality employment is the main issue for global labour markets, with millions of people forced to accept inadequate working conditions, according to a new report from the International Labour Organization (ILO).
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 12 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu, has urged the MPs to raise the level of debate and see that the Parliament sets new standards in public life as a real tribute to former Prime Minister, Mr Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
The Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi in his tribute to the former Prime Minister said, " Atal jee was a communicator par excellence who always raised voice of the people."
NEW DDELHI, FEBRUARY 12 :
The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, visited Kurukshetra in Haryana today. He participated in Swachh Shakti- 2019, a convention of Women Sarpanches and felicitated the women sarpanches from across the country with the Swachh Shakti-2019 awards. PM visited the Swachh Sundar Shauchalay exhibition at Kurukshetra.
NEW DELHI , FEBRUARY 11 :
The 13th edition of PETROTECH - 2019, India's flagship hydrocarbon Conference was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Narendra modi at India Expo Centre, Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh today.
In his inaugural address PM underlined the importance of energy as a key driver of socio-economic growth. "Suitably priced, stable and sustainable energy supply, is essential for rapid growth of the economy. It also helps the poor and deprived sections of society, to partake of economic benefits," he added.
GUNTUR, AP , FEBRUARY 10:
Prime Minister NarendraModi today dedicated ONGC's deep water S1 Vasishta Development Project to the nation. Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana ESL Narsimhan and Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu.
A seminar on the Belt and Road Initiativecalled for joint European response to the Chinese move. Organised by The Democracy Forum (TDF), a not-for-profit NGO which promotes ideals of democracy, pluralism and tolerance through public debate, at Chancellor's Hall in London on February 5, the seminar arrived at a consensus that the Chinese move undermines economic and strategic interests of the European countries and hence warrants urgent response.
ITANAGAR, Arunachal Pradesh , FEBRUARY 09 : The Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for 7 EHV sub-stations and 24 LT sub-stations on February o9 , 2019 (Saturday) in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh. The project is being implemented by Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PowerGrid) a ‘Navratna’ Company under Ministry of Power, Government of India.
PM lays foundation stone for 7 EHV sub-stations and 24 LT sub-stations in Arunachal Pradesh
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 05 : Punjab National Bank (PNB), India's largest nationalized bank, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2018. The bank recorded a net profit of Rs 247 crore and an operating profit of Rs 10,134 crore for 9 months of financial year 2018-19.
PBT Rs 2,507 crore up by 35%; Gross Margin Rs. 2,894 crore up by 27%
Thesynergyonline Corporate Bureau
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 05 :
GAIL (India) registered a 33 per cent increase in Profit after Tax (PAT) in the third quarter of Financial Year 2018-19 as against the corresponding quarter in the last fiscal mainly due to better performance by Natural Gas (NG) Marketing, NG Transmission, Liquid Hydrocarbon (LHC) and LPG Transmission Segments.
"Lakhs of families in the country are deprived of energy connectivity. Fruits of development will not reach the common man until energy connectivity reaches every last household of the country. In the age of globalization, we have no option but to make a quantum leap in energy production and connectivity."-
LEH, Ladakh, FEBRUARY 03 :
The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, dedicated the 220 kV Srinagar-Drass-Kargil-Khaltsi-Leh Transmission System, in a step towards powering Ladakh and connecting country's northern part to the National Grid.
"If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete."
― Jack Kornfield, Buddha's Little Instruction Book
NEW DELHI, FEBRUARY 02 :
"I believe that there is nothing more important than building a compassionate world. 'Care' and 'share' is the core of Indian philosophy", the Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu said, in Kottayam, Kerala today. He was addressing the gathering at the 90th anniversary celebrations of Akhila Kerala Balajanasakhyam, the largest students' social service organization in Asia with more than 5 lakh members.
"Good ideas may not want to be free, but they do want to connect, fuse, recombine. They want to reinvent themselves by crossing conceptual borders. They want to complete each other as much as they want to compete"
― Steven Johnson, Where Good Ideas Come from: The Natural History of Innovation
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 31 :
PETROTECH-2019, the 13th International Oil & Gas Conference & Exhibition, being organised under the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India, is all set to be inaugurated on February 10, 2019.
India’s flagship hydrocarbon international conference is expected to be inaugurated by Prime Minister of India. Over 95 Energy Ministers from partner countries have been invited by the Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas to participate in the Conference.
"Despite his best efforts, maintaining dignity in a head attached to an unclean body wrapped in unclean garments was a battle that encouraged surrender."
― Dan Groat, Monarchs and Mendicants
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 30 :
In line with the Govt of India campaign on Swachh Bharat Abhiyan – Swachhata Pakhwada 2019 a cleanliness drive was led by Mr Sunil Mehta, MD & CEO, Punjab National Bank at PNB Dwarka Headquarters.
On the occasion Mr Agyey Kumar Azad Executive Director, PNB and several General Managers and other senior officials also participated in the cleanliness drive.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 30 :
The foundation stone of the extension of Terminal Building of Surat Airport in Gujaratwas laid by the Hon'ble Prime Minister of India today. The foundation stone laying ceremony took place in the august presence of Shri Vijay Rupani, Chief Minister, Gujaratand other esteemed dignitaries.
"That is not dead which can eternal lie,
And with strange aeons even death may die."
― Howard Phillips Lovecraft, The Nameless City
It's no disgrace to be poor, but its might as well be."
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 26 :
Pujab National Bank (PNB) celebrated India's 70th Republic Day on January 26, 2019. The auspicious occasion was celebrated at the PNB Headquarters, where MD & CEO, Mr Sunil Mehta hoisted the national flag and felicitated the unsung Heroes of the India.
DEHRADUN , JANUARY 26:
Maharatna Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) is mulling a vision document "Strategic Roadmap 2040". The document is expected to craft the company's strategy as an integrated energy major with a long-term perspective, Mr Shashi Shanker, CMD, ONGC said during his speech after hoisting the national tricolor at the Republic Day at company's headquarters in Dehradun.
“Rarely do I truly understand the disease which ails me. Therefore, rarely do I truly understand the fix that would cure me. And so maybe I should truly contemplate how rarely I recognize that God understands both.”
― Craig D. Lounsbrough
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 25 :
the Vice President of India, Mr M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that advanced cancer treatment must be made available at an affordable price and should also be made available for those living in rural areas. He urged the private sector to complement the efforts of government in this endeavour. He was addressing the gathering after inaugurating the Apollo's State-of-the-art Proton Cancer Centre, which is the first such centre in Southeast Asia, in Chennai today. Shri Naidu appreciated the Apollo Hospitals for starting Proton Therapy centre which uses high-energy proton to irradiate tumors.
Soldiers who always remain faithful to their nation, who are always prepared to sacrifice their lives, are invincible.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 23 :
The Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi has paid tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his Jayanti.
"I bow to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his Jayanti. He was a stalwart who committed himself towards ensuring India is free and leads a life of dignity. We are committed to fulfilling his ideals and creating a strong India", the Prime Minister said.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 23 :
Alok Srivastava has taken over the charge of Executive Director of Central Bank of India, one of the largest Nationalised Banks of the country. He was previously working with Punjab National Bank as Zonal Manager at Chandigarh and was also Convenor, State Level Bankers Committee (SLBC), Haryana.
मॉरिशस के प्रधानमंत्री your excellency, प्रवीन्द जगन्नाथ जी, उनकी पत्नी श्रीमती कविता जगन्नाथ जी, यूपी के राज्यपाल श्रीमान राम नाईक जी, केंद्रीय मंत्रिपरिषद के मेरे सहयोगी सुषमा स्वराज जी, मुख्यमंत्री श्री योगी आदित्यनाथ जी, हरियाणा के मुख्यमंत्री श्री मनोहर लाल जी, उत्त्राखंड के मुख्यमंत्री श्री त्रिवेंद्र सिंह रावत जी, मंत्रिपरिषद के मेरे सहयोगी और दुनिया भर से पधारे, और काशी प्रधारेेरे प्रिय भाईयों और बहनों।
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 22 : Airports Authority of India (AAI) signed an MoU for the development of a new Greenfield Airport at Dholera in Gujarat in the presence of Mr Vijay Rupani, Chief Minister, Govt of Gujarat and Mr Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister of Civil Aviation, Government of India on January 19, 2019 at Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019 at Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 20 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M Venkaiah Naidu said that terrorism, climate change and corruption were the three main challenges the world was facing today and called upon the global community to come together to tackle them.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 19 :
The Prime Minister of Denmark, Mr Lars Løkke Rasmussen, is on visit to India on from January 18 to19, 2019 for "Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit-2019" where Denmark is participating as a Partner Country. Prime Minister Rasmussen is accompanied by a business delegation including CEOs of major Danish companies.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 18 : The Union Minister for Tourism, Mr K. J. Alphons attended the Seventh Meeting of Tourism Ministers of ASEAN and India held in Ha Long City, Viet Nam today. Mr. K J Alphons co-chaired the Tourism Ministers' meeting with the Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Viet Nam, Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Thien. The Ministers' meeting noted the strengthened tourism performance of ASEAN and India in 2018 with preliminary numbers of 139.5 million tourist arrivals to ASEAN and India in the year with an increase of 7.4 per cent as compared to the previous year.
Honor, the leading smartphone e-brand under the Huawei Group, recently announced the Honor 10 Lite in India, and the stylish smartphone is all set to go live on first flash Sale exclusively on Flipkart this Sunday, 20th January, 2019 at 12.00 am. The smartphone will be available in 4GB + 64GB at INR 13,999 and 6GB + 64GB at INR 17,999 in Sapphire Blue, Sky Blue and Midnight Black colors.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 18 :
Mr Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister of Civil Aviation , Government of India, launched the official mobile application "Skyfit" for the Aviation fraternity on January 16, 2019 at the Global Aviation Summit at the Grand Hyatt in Mumbai.
NEW DELHI, JAUARY 17 :
The Vice President of India, Mr M Venkaiah Naidu has called for introduction of structural changes through policy interventions to bring in a positive bias towards agriculture and make it resilient, sustainable and profitable.
"Sometimes knowing how to find the answers and what questions to ask are more important than the answers themselves." - Mr. Lemoncello"
― Chris Grabenstein, Mr. Lemoncello's Great Library Race
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 16 :
Airports Authority of India (AAI), signed an MoU with Saab, company serving the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions from military defense to civil security during the Global Aviation Summit 2019 being held in Mumbai.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 15 : Honor, the smartphone e-brand under the Huawei Group, today unveiled the Honor 10 Lite in India.
Packed with 24MP AI selfie camera, an innovative dewdrop display and a shimmering color gradient back, the Honor 10 Lite is as stylish as it is affordable. The smartphone will be available in 4GB + 64GB at Rs 13,999 and 6GB + 64GB at Rs 17,999 in Sapphire Blue, Sky Blue and Midnight Black colors in India. The smartphone will be exclusively available on Flipkart.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 13 :
The Vice President, Mr M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called for creating a cultural renaissance in the country by propagating and practicing India's time-tested traditions and customs.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 13 :
Prime Minister Narendra Modi released today a commemorative coin of Rs. 350 in the national capital to mark the birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Gobind Singh jee. He lauded the lofty ideals and values of the Guru Gobind Singh jee – the selfless service to humanity, devotion, heroism and sacrifice and urged the people to follow his path.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 12 : The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi has remembered Swami Vivekananda, on his Jayanti.
"Arise, awake and stop not till the goal is reached. Remembering these powerful words, and the rich thoughts of the venerable Swami Vivekananda on his Jayanti. He emphasised on the ideals of service and renunciation. His belief in Yuva Shakti was unwavering.
NEW HELHI, JANUARY 11 :
Airports Authority of India (AAI) has entered into an agreement with Pebbles Infra-Tech for development of multi - level car parking with Integrated Commercialfacilities on DBOM Basis (construction cum license to operate & maintain) at Pune airport in Maharashtra on Blended Financing Mode.
Currently, Pune airport handles more than 6.7 million passengers annually.
Literature shrivels in a universal language, and an uprooted language rots before it dies. And it should be possible to lift the eyes above the cant of the 'language of Shakespeare'... sufficiently to realise the magnitude of the loss to humanity that the world-dominance of any one language now spoken would entail: no language has ever possessed but a small fraction of the varied excellences of human speech, and each language represents a different vision of life ..."
― J.R.R. Tolkien
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 10 :
Airports Authority of India (AAI) has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoA) with Haryana School SikshaPaiyojnaParishad (HSSPP)under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiativefor"Provisioning of Teaching Learning Materials for Hindi Instruction in Government Schools (Grade 1-3)" with financial assistance of Rs.94.31 Lakhs in Kurukshetra District of Haryana.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 10 :
With the start of New Year 2019, the Prime Minister's flagship program e-NAM has achieved another milestone by commencing inter-State trade between mandis of two different States. Earlier trade used to happen either within the APMC or between two APMCs situated within same state.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 10 :
Giving a major push to develop and enhance tourism infrastructure in Agra, the Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi launched a series of development projects worth Rs. 2900 crores for the Agra city and the adjoining areas.
Suresh Prabhu addressing the first national workshop on agri export policy
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 08 :
The first national workshop on the agri export policy, approved by Cabinet recently, was held in New Delhi today. The workshop was inaugurated by the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu. Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, C. R. Chaudhary, Secretary Department of Commerce, Dr. Anup Wadhawan, senior officials of various departments of Government of India, State Governments, agri experts and exporters attended the workshop.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 08 :
The Union MoS (IC) for Power, New and Renewable Energy, Mr R. K. Singh, released a book titled "Smart Grid: Fundamentals & Applications" co-authored by Mr I. S. Jha, CMD, PowerGrid, Dr Subir Sen, COO (CTU Planning and Smart Grid), Mr Rajesh Kumar, Sr. DGM (Smart Grid), PowerGrid and renowned academician, Prof. D. P. Kothari.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 07 : PowerGrid won the CBIP Award for 'Best Performing Power Transmission Utility'. The award recognizes PowerGrid's 'Outstanding contribution to the nation consistently by setting highest benchmarks in power transmission'.
The Company was also awarded 'CBIP Special Jury Award for Innovation Excellence in Power Transmission' for its pioneering role in development of 1200kV UHVAC transmission system.
The poetry of the earth is never dead."
― John Keats
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 07 :
"The Earth is what we all have in common."
American Novelist, Wendell Berry
Rampant modernisation and commercialisation are leading to exerting our planet and making its devoid of its natural resources. Being an environmentally-conscious public sector enterprise and for underlining its commitment towards its Corporate Social Responsibility, Airports Authority of India has decided to make its airports plastic free by banning the use of single-use plastic items at its airports across the country. Various steps have been undertaken to eliminate thesingle-use plastic items at passenger terminals and city side. These steps include banning of single-use plastic items like straws, plastic cutleries, plastic plates etc.
"There is not a discovery in science, however revolutionary, however sparkling with insight, that does not arise out of what went before. 'If I have seen further than other men,' said Isaac Newton, 'it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants."
― Isaac Asimov, Adding a Dimension: Seventeen Essays on the History of Science
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 6 : The Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Mr Prakash Javadekar has said that only the research work in various fields can pave way for innovations in the country. Addressing a valedictory session of the 8th Women Science Congress at the ongoing the 106th Indian Science Congress at the Lovely Professional University Jalandhar, he said that research and development are the most important prerequisites for the nation building. He said that it is the research only which helps countries to overcome problems of any type in any field and that's why the research work is being strengthened and given top priority by the union government.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 05 : The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, today visited Palamu, Jharkhand.
He witnessed the e-Grih Pravesh of 25,000 beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana.
He laid the Foundation Stone for the revival of North Koel (Mandal Dam) project, Kanhar Sone pipeline irrigation scheme, and strengthening of various irrigation systems and lining works. These projects are cumulatively worth over 3500 crore rupees, the Prime Minister said.
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 05 : Enhanced focus on expeditious project execution has resulted in Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) creating a new benchmark of successfully commissioning a 800 MW thermal unit within a record time of 46 months. This is a marked improvement over the time taken in commissioning of 800 MW sets till date in the country by various developers. Following the successful commissioning in record time by BHEL, the power plant has attained commercial operation.
NEW DELHI,JANUARY 04 : In what can be termed as a landmark event, Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Society for Applied Microwave Electronics Engineering & Research (SAMEER) which is an autonomous R & D institute under Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) entered into an overarching memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will provide a platform for collaborative research for both the organizations to work together to arrive at beneficial solutions for Communication Navigation and Surveillance (CNS) Systems related R&D activities in the country.
The Empath is often said to have such a great degree of empathy that they can literally feel what others feel, and thus intuitively know many of the yearnings, sensitivities, tastes and even thought patterns of the people they're around."
― Aletheia Luna, Old Souls: The Sages and Mystics of Our World
NEW DELHI, JANUARY 03 :
Airports Authority of India (AAI)in collaboration with The Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS) organised 'I Pledge… (my support)'campaign against Hepatitis B & C at its Corporate Headquarters today.
This activity was undertaken as a part of 'Empowering People Against Hepatitis: The Empathy Campaign' being implemented by AAI in collaboration with ILBS that aims to spread pan-India awareness on the menace of viral Hepatitis B and C. The screening and vaccination camps were organised for AAI employees on this occasion.
PM in Ghazipur
The only thing a warrior cannot fight is her own fierce nature."
― Bianca Marais, Hum If You Don't Know the Words
NEW DELHI, DDECEMBER 29 :
The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, visited Ghazipur in Uttar Pradesh today. He released a commemorative postage stamp on Maharaja Suheldev. He also laid the Foundation Stone of a Medical College in Ghazipur.
"Evil and suffering are real . . . They aren't an illusion, nor are they simply an absence of good. We are fallen creatures living in a fallen world that has been twisted and corrupted by sin, and we all share in its brokenness. Most of all, we share in its tragic legacy of disease and death."
― Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes
By Dr Aditya Gupta, Director, Neurosurgery, Agrim institute for neurosciences, Artemis Hospital
"There is no permanent ideal of disease resistance, merely the shifting sands of impermanent obsolescence."
― Matt Ridley (Author)
Rahul age 42 years had noticed pain in his right shoulder for over one year, but neglecting it thinking it to be a minor issue. It came to his notice only when the symptoms were persistent and troubling his daily activities and he observed the growth of the pain to be very rapid. When he decided to consult a specialist, most of the doctors had the opinion to perform surgery, while many others told it to be a cancer. Being dejected, he decided to go for a second opinion in order to prevent the chemotherapy and surgical treatment. For better diagnosis, the patient made a visit to Artemis hospital, Gurugram. With the help of ultrasound, which was difficult to identify otherwise, the tumor had a milky white color and was developing.
Section will be crucial for supply of natural gas in five districts of Odisha and six in Jharkhand
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BHUBNESHWAR, DECEMBER 24 :
Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi today laid the foundation stone of the Bokaro – Angul section of the Jagdishpur – Haldia & Bokaro – Dhamra pipeline (JHBDPL), paving the way for the supply of natural gas for households, vehicles and industries in 11 districts of Odisha and Jharkhand.
NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 24 :
The Foundation Stone for the development of Civil Enclave at Darbhanga Airport in Bihar was laid by Mr Nitish Kumar, Chief Minister, Bihar and Mr Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister of Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation today. The ceremony took place in the presence of Mr. Jayant Sinha, Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Mr Ram Kripal Yadav, Union Minister of State for Rural Development, Mr Sushil Kumar Modi, Deputy Chief Minister, Biharand other noticeables.
'"I sing once more
The mild continuous epic of the soil"
― Vita Sackville-West, The Land
NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 23 :
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC ) in collaboration with Eklavya foundation has created Center for Agriculture Research and Training in Telangana for training farmers in organic farming using latest technology. Mr Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship inaugurated the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) project for construction of hostel, classrooms, computer labs & administrative block at the center benefiting more than 3500 farmers in organic farming, yesterday.
NEWDELHI, DECEMBER 22 :
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Mr Nitin Gadkari today presided over the ceremony of signing of concession agreement for sewage treatment infrastructure in Kanpur under One-City-One-Operator concept and Hybrid Annuity Mode between National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG), UP Jal Nigam and the private concessionaire - consortium of Shapoorji Pallonji and Company and SSG Infratech .
NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 22 : A team of experts mobilised by Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) brought cyclone hit semi-submersible rig 'Olinda Star' back to normal. The rig had reported tilting at an angle in the aftermath of cyclone Pethai which hit coastal Andhra Pradesh last week.
NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 21 :
Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) and Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) jointly organized program on "International Trade, WTO and Way Forward" which was inaugurated by Mr. N. Sivasailam, IAS, Special Secretary, Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India in the presence of Mr. Ved Prakash, Chairman, SCOPE & CMD, MMTC, Dr. U.D. Choubey, DG, SCOPE, Dr. Abhijit Das, Head & Professor, IIFT. On this occasion Mr. N. Sivasailam also released the Kaleidoscope journal. This Programme was organized in the backdrop of India's growing role in international trade and commerce and the opening of the economies globally.