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REC signs MOU with Power Ministry detailing targets for FY20-21

New Delhi:1/10/20: Department of Public Enterprises (DPE) has finalized ambitious targets for REC Ltd in the ongoing financial year. The revenue target for FY2021 has been set at Rs. 35,000 Cr, up by 17.5% from the previous year’s achievement. The operating profit margin target has been set at 28% as against 23.23% achieved in the previous year and target for ...

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Fundamental reset in training of Public Sector Bank officers

New Delhi:1/10/20: Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman today launched a uniform training program, including modules on preventive vigilance, for induction and mid-level training for officers of Public Sector banks (PSBs). The virtual function was attended by Shri Sanjay Kothari, Chief Vigilance Commissioner, the top management of Indian Banks’ Association and PSBs, and senior officials of ...

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95,480 crore gross GST revenue collected in September 2020

New Delhi:1/10/20: The gross GST revenue collected in the month of September 2020 is ₹ 95,480 crore of which CGST is ₹ 17,741 crore, SGST is ₹ 23,131 crore, IGST is ₹ 47,484 crore (including ₹ 22,442 crore collected on import of goods) and Cess is ₹7,124 crore (including ₹ 788 crore collected on import of goods). The government has ...

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Ms S Aparna assumes charge as new Union Pharma Secretary

New Delhi:1/10/20: Ms S Aparna a 1988-batch IAS officer of Gujrat cadre, has assumed charge as Secretary in the Department of Pharmaceuticals  Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Govt.of India. Ms. Aparna has replaced  Dr PD  Vaghela who superannuated on  30 September 2020. Ms. S Aparna was appointed to the post of Executive Director, World Bank in 2017, representing the Constituency of ...

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Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to inaugurate the Atal Tunnel

New Delhi:1/10/20:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi shall inaugurate Atal Tunnel, Rohtang at 10 AM on 3rd October 2020. Atal Tunnel is the longest highway tunnel in the World. The 9.02 Km long tunnel connects Manali to Lahaul-Spiti valley throughout the year. Earlier the valley was cut off for about 6 months each year owing to heavy snowfall. The Tunnel is built ...

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JSPL wins coveted GreenTech CSR India 2020 Awards

New Delhi / Bhubaneswar:1/10/20; Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) has been conferred with GreenTech CSR India 2020 Award for it’s for outstanding achievements in promoting healthcare under its CSR programmes. The Award was received by Chairperson of JSPL Foundation Ms Shallu Jindal during the 7th CSR India Summit & Expo held virtually. Former Chief Justice of India Mr Dipak Mishra, ...

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From Governance To Community Resilience, Odisha’s Response To COVID-19 Impressive: WHO

Odisha, a state located on the east coast of India is not new to emergencies. Known for its track record of efficiently handling natural disasters, including the recent cyclone, the state has managed to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic quite efficiently. As of 24 June 2020, the state recorded an impressive recovery rate of 69.4%, and the mortality rate of just ...

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