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Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceutical Ltd creates a record of producing 51,960 pheneol bottles on a single day


West Bengal:25/8/20: Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceutical Ltd (BCPL), a public sector Enterprise under the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has scaled up its production activities to cater to the demand increasing many folds since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. It has created an all-time record by producing 51,960 phenol bottles on a single day. This achievement goes to the BCPL ...

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15thMahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards confers Lifetime Achievement Award on Barry John

Barry John, META Lifetime Achievement Awards 2020

New Delhi, August 25th, 2020: Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META) and Festival 2020, in a virtual award ceremony,conferred theMETA 2020Lifetime Achievement Award renowned director, actor, set designer, writer, teacher and theatre Action Group’s Founder Director,Barry John. Barry remains a pioneering figure in the establishment of Drama and Theatre Studies for schools and instrumental in the success of many of famous ...

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Standard operating procedures (SOPs) for resuming shooting of films and TV programmes


New Delhi:24 /8/20:The standard operating procedures (SOPs) for resuming shooting of films and TV programmes are applicable to all media production, including web series, the Information and Broadcasting Ministry said on Monday. The ministry’s clarification comes a day after it announced the SOPs for resuming shooting of films and TV programmes. It said the guiding principles and SOPs on preventive measures ...

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JSW Steel will invest more than Rs 1 Lakh Crore in Odisha in the next 10 years


Bhubaneswar:24/8/20: JSW Steel will invest more than Rs 1 Lakh Crore in Odisha in the next 10 years, said Sajjan Jindal, Chairman & Managing Director, JSW Steel during a meeting with Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik through video conference today. During the meeting, it was revealed that the Integrated Steel Plant Project of JSW with a capacity of 13.2 MTPA at ...

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Railways Minister Piyush Goyal reviews progress of Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation India Limited


New Delhi:24/8/20 :Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, today reviewed the progress of Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation India Limited (DFCCIL). During the meeting, the senior officials informed the current status of the project. It is expected that Western Corridor connecting Dadri in Utttar Pradesh to Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) in Mumbai and Eastern Corridor starting from Sahnewal ...

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Union Education Minister reviews various activities of National Institute of Open Schooling


New Delhi:24/8/20:Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ reviewed various activities of NIOS in New Delhi today. The meeting was attended by the Secretary, School Education, and Literacy, Smt. Anita Karwal, Joint Secretary, School Education, Smt. Sweety Changsan and senior officials of NIOS. During the meeting, Shri Pokhriyal stressed on the transparent working of the Institution so that it may ...

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RTI is fully functional in Jammu and Kashmir: Dr.Jitendra Singh


New Delhi:24/8/20:Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh said that the RTI disposal rate had remained unaffected by the pandemic and during certain given intervals of time, the disposal rate was even higher than the usual. Addressing a meeting of the CIC ...

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Inauguration of DRDO’s 500 Bed COVID Hospital in Patna


Patna:24/8/20:A 500 bed COVID Hospital with 125 ICU beds, set up by Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) in Patna was inaugurated today by Shri Nityanand Rai, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Home Affairs. The hospital located in the newly constructed ESIC Hospital at Bihta, has been built on the lines of the 1000 Bed Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Hospital ...

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India and Uzbekistan hold virtual meeting to monitor implementation of mutually agreed projects


Newdelhi:24/8/20:Minister of State for External Affairs V. Muraleedharan today co-chaired the first India-Uzbekistan National Coordination Committee meeting virtually with Uzbek Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Investments and Foreign Economic Relations Sardor Umurzakov. The meeting was held for monitoring implementation of mutually agreed projects between India and Uzbekistan, constituted under the directions of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev. ...

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Bayern Munich beat Paris Saint-Germain to win UEFA Champions League


Lisbon:24/8/20:In Football, German giants Bayern Munich have won the European Champions League for the sixth time after beating French side Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 at the final in Portugal’s capital, Lisbon. A goal by French winger Kingsley Coman at the 59th minute was enough for the Munich side to dash the Parisians’ dream of winning for the first time the UEFA ...

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