Daily Archive: Friday, January 6, 2017

6 Jan 2017

Azure Power Commissions Largest North Indian Solar Power Project

Solar power producer Azure Power commissioned 150 MW solar power project in Punjab, which is its largest in North India.For this project, Azure Power had signed a solar power implementation agreement with Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA)
6 Jan 2017

Om Puri passes away after a massive heart attack

Veteran actor Om Puri has passed away after a massive heart attack.The actor was 66. Om Puri was an Indian actor who has appeared in mainstream commercial Pakistani, Indian, British, and Hollywood, Independent films and art films.
6 Jan 2017

Island Tourism Festival 2017 to begins in Andaman & Nicobar

The Island Tourism Festival 2017 begins at Port Blair in Andaman & Nicobar islands. Lt. Governor Jagdish Mukhi will inaugurate the mega event at ITF Ground this evening. During the 10-day event, performances by the cultural troupes from
6 Jan 2017

Eminent British economist Tony Atkinson died in Oxford, UK

Eminent British economist Tony Atkinson died in January 2017 in Oxford, the United Kingdom. Atkinson was Centennial Professor at the London School of Economics (LSE) and Fellow of Nuffield College at Oxford. His research in the field
6 Jan 2017

Govt imposes anti-dumping duty on Bangladesh, Nepal jute products

The Government of India has imposed an anti-dumping duty ranging from 6.30 US dollars to 351.72 US dollars per tonne on imports of jute and its products from Bangladesh and Nepal. This anti-dumping duty has been imposed
6 Jan 2017

India, World Bank discussed Indus Water Treaty, IWT

Indian officials and representatives of the World Bank on 5 January 2017 discussed the Indus Water Treaty (IWT). The discussion was aimed at resolving the deadlock between India and Pakistan over construction of Kishenganga and Ratle hydel
6 Jan 2017

Karnataka Bank launches group Personal Accident Insurance Scheme

Karnataka Bank has launched a month-long campaign to promote a group personal accident insurance scheme for savings bank account-holders. ‘KBL Suraksha’, which was launched on January 2, will be in force until January 31. Launched in association
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