NHPC has signed a memorandum of settlement (MoA) with CSIR-CSIO, Chandigarh, for R&D collaboration. It was signed by RR Yadav, GM (In cost), R&D Division, NHPC, and Dr Surender S. Saini, senior principal scientist & Head (BDPM), CSIR-CSIO Chandigarh, within the presence of YK Chaubey, Director (Technical), NHPC, and Prof SA Ramakrishna, director, CSIR-CSIO by means of video conferencing. The settlement particulars the phrases and circumstances, modalities for offering analysis, growth and consultancy companies by CSIR-CSIO Chandigarh in its areas of experience to NHPC as mutually agreed.
Kribhco offers preventive Covid kits to agri dept
Kribhco, Haryana, not too long ago organised a programme within the workplace of Directorate of Agriculture, Panchkula, without cost distribution of preventive Covid-19 kits. The kits had been distributed to the employees of the Agriculture Department within the presence of Dr Suresh Gehlot, extra director, Agriculture, and Manjeet Singh Nain, JDA (QC). Senior officers of Kribhco had been additionally current.
New stream of ‘fly ash’ site visitors for Northern Rly
Northern Railway, Ambala Division, not too long ago operated a rake of fly ash from Bathinda to Roopnagar, thus making a historical past. An solely new stream of ‘fly ash’ site visitors was began by the Ambala Division when 4,060 tonnes of hydrated fly ash was loaded in BOXN wagons. The transfer is seen as a win-win scenario because it advantages the shopper within the type of lowered tariff and churns out extra income for the Railways, aside from offering an eco-friendly method of transporting the fly ash.
Pensioners can submit life certificates until Dec 31
In a serious welfare measure, the federal government, in view of the continuing Covid pandemic, has relaxed the present timeline for submission of life certificates for pensioners. All Central authorities pensioners can submit life certificates from November 1 until December 31. Pensioners within the age group of 80 years and above can submit the life certificates from October 1 until December 31.
HDFC disburses subsidy to over 2 lakh homebuyers
HDFC Ltd has disbursed subsidy to over two lakh homebuyers below the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme (CLSS). It has turn out to be the primary lender within the nation to take action. It has authorized house loans value Rs 47,000 crore below CLSS to homebuyers belonging to the economically weaker part, low revenue group and center revenue teams.
NFL data 16% development in sale of fertilisers
NFL has recorded fertiliser sale of 23.81 lakh MT in April-August, recording a development of 16% as in comparison with the earlier better of 20.57 lakh MT recorded throughout the identical interval in 2019-20. On the manufacturing entrance too, the corporate has surpassed the goal by producing 16.11 lakh MT of urea within the first 5 months of the present fiscal, larger by 13% in comparison with 14.26 LMT produced throughout the identical interval in 2019-20.
Nabha Power awarded for power effectivity
Nabha Power — a completely owned subsidiary of L&T Power Development — has gained two prestigious awards on the 21st National Award Ceremony for Excellence in Energy Management, hosted by CII not too long ago. Nabha Power was adjudged because the National Energy Leader 2020 for its progressive efficiency for the second consecutive yr in power administration. It additionally acquired the Excellent Energy Efficiency Unit award for excellent achievements in power effectivity. The plant acquired this award for the fourth consecutive yr.
‘Studs and Drops festival’ at Malabar Diamonds
Malabar Gold and Diamonds has unveiled ‘Studs and Drops Festival’, providing a large assortment of charming studs, drops and earrings throughout its showrooms within the nation. The pageant, operating as much as September 25, brings an unlimited vary of studs and drops crafted in gold, diamonds and treasured stones. A big assortment of recent, trendy, conventional and modern designer jewelry has been launched.
Invesco MF unveils India centered 20 fairness fund
Invesco Mutual Fund has launched Invesco India Focused 20 Equity Fund, an open-ended fairness scheme. The fund seeks to generate capital appreciation by investing in as much as 20 shares with a flexibility to maneuver throughout the market capitalisation vary. The new fund supply will shut on September 23.
HDFC Bank to double BCs’ community in Punjab
HDFC Bank plans to double its banking correspondents (BCs) community in Punjab. The financial institution is predicted so as to add 500 extra BCs to its community by the top of this yr, taking the tally to over 1,000 within the state.