CPWD sets up research & development cell at IIT-Gandhinagar Research Park
The CPWD R&D Cell is established as a part of a MoU between the two entities that is aimed at development and verification of new technologies and safer, efficient, long term solutions to the existing problems of the construction industry. IITGN and CPWD will collaborate on various academic, research, training and capacity building programs.
Northeast development model for Jammu and Kashmir: Minister
The ministers interacted with various delegations in Srinagar, Ganderbal and Bara...
Rural development ministry notifies defence ministry to acquire land in Tawang
Narendra Singh Tomar-led rural development ministry has notifi...
Non Bodo groups have sought consultation prior to the inking of the Accord
A senior officer in Assam government said, “Centre is holding parleys with leaders of different Bodo outfits and we are expecting inking of Accord shortly.”
Westlife Development climbs 6% on 3-fold rise in Q3 profit
The company on Thursday reported over three-fold jump in consolidated net profit after tax at Rs 22.72 crore in the third quarter ended December 2019.
Insolvency against Raheja Developers halted, Board to manage
The developer had moved the appellate tribunal after the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) held the company to be in default of its obligations to two home buyers who had approached the tribunal.
Niti Aayog to develop National Data Platform
Niti VC said that the NDAP will strive to ensure that the data is assured, consistent, coherent and credible.
Andhra people want development not politics: Chandrababu Naidu on 3-capital plan
TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu on protests against decentralization bill (3 capitals) asserted that people want development and not politics. A...
View: India should have friendly, sensitive foreign policy for Bhutan
Indian tourists will be required to arrange their travel through a Bhutanese ground handler who will process e-permits, arrange certified guides and local transportation. A detailed itinerary will need to be agreed to by both sides – Indian tourist group as well as the Bhutanese authorities.
India successfully test-fires K-4 submarine-launched nuclear capable missile
The missile, developed by the DRDO, has a range of 3,500 km and it will be able to bring almost all parts of Pakistan and several areas of China within its reach, officials said. The missile was test-fired successfully for the second consecutive time in the last five days off the coast of Visakhapatnam, the officials said.
NABARD sanctions Rs 486.47 crore for Assam under its Rural Infrastructure Development Fund
In a statement the NABARD stated it has sanctioned Rs 410.38 crore out of total financial outlay of Rs 455.98 crore for rural bridges to be constructed in 29 districts. Around 27.12 lakh population in 803 villages will be benefited. The better connectivity would also benefit 322 markets, 208 schools and 88 hospitals/health centres.
Top CEOs commit to support developing core set of universal ESG disclosures
Announcing the initiative, the World Economic Forum (WEF) said 140 of the world's largest companies support effort to develop a core set of common metrics and disclosures on non-financial factors to their investors and other stakeholders.
Government allocates Rs 232 crore for infrastructure development of CAPFs
The CAPFs, which are the backbone of internal security, are pressed into service in anti-naxal, anti-terror and anti-insurgency operations across the country in addition to law and order duties in states and work in difficult circumstances away from their families.
Solar rooftop developers prefer open access for power supply
Solar rooftop developers are increasingly choosing to supply power to customers through open access – locating the solar plant elsewhere – rather than set it up on the premises of their clients.
DLF to invest Rs 5,000 crore to develop 6.8 million sq ft IT park in Chennai
The 27 acre project will be developed by DLF's joint venture firm with GIC named DLF Cyber City Developers Ltd (DCCDL). The total commercial area, largely office spaces to be constructed under the new project, is 6.8 million sq ft in various phases.
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