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Justice emasculated, people blindfolded: SC shouldn`t avoid agnipariksha

At the supreme court, the panel for inquiry has submitted its report to the CJI. It says the report will not be made public and no copy will be given to the former lady employee whose complaint started the inquiry. The report was su

The art of policymaking: Lessons from Gandhi

What if Mahatma Gandhi were a policymaker in today’s modern world? How would he have framed public policies? Would he have gone with the trendy ‘evidence-based’ policymaking, or something else? Before going into that, let me stat

46 girls from IndianOil Vidushi centres clear JEE Mains

As part of IndianOil Vidushi, a flagship CSR project, 46 of the 56 girls who underwent coaching at IndianOil Vidushi Centres in Bhubaneswar and Noida have cleared the JEE mains examination, the results of which were announced on Tuesday. 

IOCL’s R&D centre files its 1,001th patent

Faridabad-based research and development centre of Indian Oil Corporation`s (IOCL) added another feather to its cap after it filed its 1,001st patent, the first among Indian oil and gas PSUs to do so.   The R&D centr

BHEL launches two units of Kaleshwaram lift irrigation scheme in Telangana

BHEL has commissioned the first two pumping units (116 MW each) of the Kaleshwaram lift irrigation scheme (LIS) package six in Telangana. The pump for each unit is designed to lift 89.16 cumecs (cubic metres per second) of water by 105.5 metres.

BHEL joins hands with ARAI for e-mobility projects

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has inked a pact with the ministry of heavy industries and public enterprises’s autonomous body Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) to strengthen cooperation on various e-mobility projects.

Allegations against CJI: Inquiry will strengthen the independence of the judiciary

Yes, we must stand rock solid with the judiciary and the judges. We must protect the independence of the judiciary too. What does this mean in the present context of a very serious charge of sexual harassment levelled by a former employee of the c

Campaign trail with BJP’s Manoj Kotak

Dressed in white shirt and pants, three time Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) corporator Manoj Kotak is now contesting from Mumbai north-east constituency. Kotak, representing BJP in the BMC, is ready to rally around Ward 125 in Gh

Modi is now the topic of a PhD thesis

Sunil Bhatt, a Gujarat-based professional, has completed what is possibly the first PhD thesis on prime minister Narendra Modi. The thesis, titled ‘Leadership, Governance and Development: A case study of Shri Narendra Modi’,

Electoral bonds: All you need to know

A bench headed by chief justice of India Ranjan Gogoi in interim order on Friday asked all parties to submit receipts of the electoral bonds to the EC in sealed covers, while posting the matter for detailed hearing at an “appropriate dat

Mumbai’s Santacruz railway station becomes 1600th station to have free Wi-Fi

Mumbai’s Santacruz railway station became 1600th station in the country to have free public Wi-Fi provided by Indian Railways’ PSU, Railtel.   RailTel has provided high speed Wi-Fi at 985 stations with its ow

SAIL special steel used to build India’s indigenous artillery gun Dhanush

The recently inducted India’s first indigenous and biggest artillery gun Dhanush used SAIL’s steel. Indian Army inducted Dhanush gun on April 8 at Jabalpur.   SAIL’s special alloy steel produced by SAIL

NBCC bags Rs 463 crore order from IIM Visakhapatnam

NBCC (India) Limited has been roped in as project management consultant for development of a permanent campus in phase one at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Visakhapatnam. The PSU has bagged an order of Rs 463 crore from IIM Visakhapatnam.

NMDC clocks 30 million tonnes production third year in a row

The key producer of iron ore, National Mineral Development Corporation has surpassed 30 million tonnes figure of production and sales in 2018-19 FY third year in a row.   The PSU said that in spite of suspension of Donim

BEL achieves provisional turnover of Rs 11,700 crores for 2018-19

BEL has achieved a turnover of Rs 11,700 crores in the recently concluded 2018-19 FY, sustaining a double digit growth (an increase of 16 percent) over the previous year’s turnover of Rs 10,085 crores.   BEL achiev

SAIL posts best ever crude steel production in FY’19

Total steel despatch from SAIL was the highest ever at 14.86 MT during FY’19 due to a dedicated logistics set-up created by SAIL recently. The production from new mills of SAIL plants has recorded marked improvement in FY’19, giving an

NTPC’s installed capacity touches 55,126 MW

With the commissioning of the first unit of 800 MW of Madhya Pradesh-based Gadarwara super thermal power project, NTPC’s total installed capacity has in

HAL turnover crosses Rs 19,400 crores in 2018-19 FY

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited had clocked a turnover of Rs 19,400 crores (provisional and unaudited) for 2018-19 fiscal as compared to the previous fiscal’s Rs 18,284 crores.    A revenue growth of six percent

Digital threat to democracy: activists call for more vigilance

The general elections 2019 are taking place at a time when democracies around the world are facing an increased threat of distortions from a variety of digital platforms. A group of activists and former civil servants have joined hands in urging

Censor board to release historic data on Indian cinema

Rare and historical data of the early Indian cinema and film industry will now be available online. The National Film Archive of India has released documents of the early Indian cinema and Indian film industry to make information available to film

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