Category: MPSC

Preeti Sinha UNCDF

Advertisements The United Nation Capital Development Fund has appointed Preeti Sinha as its Executive Secretary. She is of Indian origin investment and development banker. Facts: The Executive Secretary post is the highest rank in the institution. It will focus on providing micro-finance assistance to women, youth, small and medium-sized enterprises in under-served communities. She will

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PM address to the nation and lay the foundation of major projects of Oil & Gas sector in Tamil Nadu

Advertisements Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will develop major projects of the oil and gas sector in Tamil Nadu on February 17, 2021, through video conferencing. PM Modi will address to the nation the Ramanathapuram – Thoothukudi natural gas pipeline and Gasoline Desulphurisation Unit at Chennai Petroleum Cooperation Limited, Manali. He will also lay the

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Tapovan Hydroelectric Project

Advertisements News: The NTPC’s 520 MW Tapovan Hydroelectric project has suffered losses due to flash flood in the Uttrakhand’s Rishiganga river on February 7, 2021. The Tapovan Visuhugad power plant is located in Chamoli district of Uttrakhand, India. The power plant is a 520 MW run-of-river project being constructed on Dhauliganga river. The plant is

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Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020 passed by Rajya Sabha

Advertisements The Indian government passed Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020 in Rajya Sabha today. The bill aims at decentralizing decision making and to infuse professionalism in the governance of major ports. It also at reorienting the governance model in central ports to the landlord port model in line with the successful global practice. It will

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Maritime Exercise SLINEX-20

Advertisements News: The eighth editions of annual India Navy – Sri Lanka Navy bilateral maritime exercise SLINEX-20 has scheduled at Trincomalee, Sri Lanka from 19 to 21 October 2020. The Sri Lanka Navy will be represented by SLN Ships Saurya (Offshore Patrol Vessel) and Gajabahu (Training Ship) led by Rear Admiral Bandara Jayathilaka, the Flag

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