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Vocational Training Program for Women at JNPT

New Delhi;15/8/21:As part of its corporate social responsibility, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), one of the premier container handling Ports of India, commenced a vocational training program for women in collaboration with Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSS). The vocational training program was inaugurated by its Chairman Shri Sanjay Sethi at Gram Panchayat, Navin Sheva, Mumbai. JNPT, under its Corporate Social Responsibility ...

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VISIT OF LT GEN CP MOHANTY, VICE CHIEF OF ARMY STAFF TO UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

New Delhi;15/8/21:Lt Gen CP Mohanty, Vice Chief of the Army Staff has proceeded on a five-day visit to the United States of America. The aim of the visit is to enhance bilateral military cooperation and explore future avenues for military-to-military defense partnerships. The Vice Chief will attend the multilateral Chiefs of Defense Conference, being held in Hawaii, which will be ...

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Nation celebrates 75th Independence Day: PM hoists National Flag at Red Fort in Delhi & addresses nation

Newdelhi:15/8/21:The Nation celebrates its 75th Independence Day today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi hoisted the national flag and addressed the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort in New Delhi. Prior to flag hoisting, he inspected the Guard of Honour. For the first time this year, as soon as the national flag was hoisted by the Prime Minister, two Mi ...

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Employees of SAIL, Ministry of Steel win highest number of PM’s Shram Awards

Newdelhi:14/8/21:The employees of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), a Maharatna CPSE under Ministry of Steel won the Prime Minister’s Shram Awards for the Performance Year 2018 for their exemplary workmanship, innovativeness and dedication to the duty. Out of the total 69 awardees, 31 awardees are from SAIL. This is the highest number of PM’s Shram awards won by the ...

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Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Dr. Virendra Kumar launches TAPAS

Newdelhi:14/8/21:Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Dr. Virendra Kumar launched an online portal TAPAS (Training for Augmenting Productivity and Services), developed by the National Institute of Social Defence, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowermentin the presence of Ministers of State, Shri RamdasAthawaleand SushriPratimaBhoumik. The idea of TAPAS was conceptualised at a time when exploring the online medium for work ...

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President of India Hosts ‘High Tea’ for Indian Contingent of Tokyo Olympics 2020

Newdelhi:14/8/21:The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind hosted a ‘High Tea’ for the Indian Contingent of the Tokyo Olympics 2020 at the Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Centre today (August 14, 2021). The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu also graced the occasion. While interacting with the Indian Contingent of the Tokyo Olympics 2020, the President said that the ...

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One thousand 380 police personnel medal announced on occasion of Independence Day:66 from Odisha

Newdelhi:14/8/21:A total of one thousand 380 police personnel has been awarded medals on the occasion of Independence Day. President’s Police Medal for Gallantry has been awarded to Amar Deep and Late  Sunil Dattatraya Kale. Among the majority of the 628 Gallantry Awards, 398 personnel are being awarded for their gallant action in Jammu and Kashmir region, 155 personnel for their ...

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All set for 75th Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort in Newdelhi

Key Highlights: Nation celebrating ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ PM to lead the Independence Day celebrationsfrom Red Fort tomorrow Olympians, including Gold medalist Neeraj Chopra, invited Designatedblock for seating the Corona warriors IAF helicopters to shower flower petals in Amrut Formation Newdelhi:14/8/21:The Nation is celebrating ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’, marking the 75th year of Independence from the foreign rule.The whole country has ...

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Four more sites of India added to Ramsar list as wetlands of International importance.

Newdelhi14/8/21:Four more wetlands from India get recognition from the Ramsar Secretariat as Ramsar sites. These sites are Thol and Wadhwana from Gujarat and Sultanpur and Bhindawas from Haryana. Informing this in a tweet message, Union Environment Minister, Shri Bhupender Yadav expressed happiness and stated that it is Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s special concern for the environment which has led ...

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HONOURS AND AWARDS : INDEPENDENCE DAY 2021

Newdelhi:14/8/21:Following gallantry awards have been conferred to Army personnel on the occasion of Independence Day-2021:- Ser No Award Number Remarks 1. Shaurya Chakra 06 Citations Attached 2. Bar to Sena Medal (Gallantry) 04 – 3. Sena Medal (Gallantry) 116 Including fifteen posthumous. 4. Mention-in-Despatches 28 Including three posthumous.             Attached file:-         (a)       List of Gallantry awardees 2021.                                                 (b)       Citations of Shaurya Chakra ...

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