Monday, June 27, 2016

Centre's small oil fields auction to include 12 from Assam

THE Centre will start the global bidding process for 67 discovered small oil and gas fields across the country from July 15, which have been lying undeveloped for many years. At least 12 such fields have been identified in Assam which too would go under the hammer during the process.
These 67 fields, including the 12 from Assam, were discovered some 20-30 years back and are lying undeveloped with either the Oil India Limited (OIL) or Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC).
These 12 fields in Assam have been grouped into...

Saturday, June 25, 2016

MTNL to submit roadmap for revival by August; may partner with BSNL

STATE-run telecom firm MTNL will submit its revival plan to the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) by August this year which aims to turn the loss making PSU profitable. “We are in advanced stages of finalising the report on the revival plan for MTNL and will submit it to the DoT by August,” MTNL CMD PK Purwar told news agency PTI.
On the revival plan, the CMD said it includes...

MTNL to submit roadmap for revival by August; may partner with BSNL

STATE-run telecom firm MTNL will submit its revival plan to the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) by August this year which aims to turn the loss making PSU profitable. “We are in advanced stages of finalising the report on the revival plan for MTNL and will submit it to the DoT by August,” MTNL CMD PK Purwar told news agency PTI.
On the revival plan, the CMD said it includes...

Friday, June 24, 2016

BSNL is hiring; 2700 Junior Engineer Posts up for grabs

GOOD news for those youngsters who are keen to work in BSNL. State-owned telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has invited applications for recruitment to the posts of Junior Engineer (erstwhile TTA) in various circles. The candidates eligible for the post can apply online...

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Coal India sets production target at 1 billion tonne: Piyush Goyal

Power Minister Piyush Goyal 
GIVING a push to the power sector, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said the Coal India Ltd (CIL) has set a coal production target of one billion tonne. "The target before the Coal Ministry and CIL is very challenging. The aim is to attain one billion tonne of coal production," the Union Minister of State for Coal and Power (independent charge) said at Korba district headquarters.
Power shortage level in the country has come down to 2.1 percent from 4.2 percent, the Union Minister said. Goyal took...

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Like Obama, Modi to get new Air India One that can dodge missiles, withstand rocket attack

PRIME Minister of India will soon get a brand new Air India One aircraft which will be much like US President Barack Obama's Air Force One, says a media report.
As per a report by India Today Group, Air India One's aircraft will be upgraded to state-of-the art Boeing 777-300 which will be fitted with the latest in technology. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar is likely to finalise the deal of two new...

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Bullet train to cut down Delhi-Kolkata travel time up to 5 hours: Study

THE travelling time between Delhi and Kolkata will be reduced to five hours by operating a bullet train on the route, providing relief to travelers. A firm commissioned by the Railways to make a feasibility study has suggested. It was being undertaken for the 1513 km long Delhi-Kolkata high speed corridor...

Saturday, June 18, 2016

BHEL’s Haridwar unit is hiring 94 Graduate Apprentices and Technicians

MAHARATNA PSU Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited (BHEL), Haridwar has invited applications for recruitment to the posts of Graduate Apprentice and Technician/ Technician (Vocational) Apprenticeship training courses. The eligible candidates can apply to the post through the prescribed format on or before June 27, 2016. GAIL was incorporated in August 1984 as a Central Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) under the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, with the mission...