News of Government in Gujarat

NMDC’s Donimalai iron ore mine resumes ops, was shut since Nov 2018

HYDERABAD | MUMBAI | AHMEDABAD-GANDHINAGAR | RAJKOT –  In a regulatory update submitted to the Indian Bourses, national mining major NMDC Ltd said of having resumed iron ore mining operations at Donimalai Iron ore mines, the mine was shut since November 2018, after the Karnataka State Government had imposed 80% premium on the sales of

L&T forays in water-desalination market, bags project for Dahej PCPIR in Gujarat

MUMBAI | AHMEDABAD-GANDHINAGAR | RAJKOT – In a press release submitted to the Indian Bourses, Mumbai headquartered infra major Larsen & Toubro Ltd said of having bagged significant order (in range of 10 billion rupees to 25 billion rupees) from Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation for 100 million liters per day water desalination plant to be

TRAI data says, Reliance JIO crosses 20 million (2 Cr) subscriber mark in Gujarat

NEW DELHI | MUMBAI | AHMEDABAD-GANDHINAGAR-RAJKOT – In a press release issued by Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, the company claimed of having crossed 20 million (2 crore) subscribers mark in the state of Gujarat, as per the data made available by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). For first time since inception of telecom services

Dilip Buildcon gets provisional completion certificate for road project in Andhra

BHOPAL | MUMBAI | AHMEDABAD-GANDHINAGAR | RAJKOT – In a regulatory update filed with the Indian Bourses on Monday, Bhopal headquartered road construction company Dilip Buildcon Ltd said of having got provisional completion certification for a road construction project in Andhra Pradesh. The project was awarded to the company on engineering, procurement and construction (EPC)

After winning polls for 17th Lok Sabha Term, Union Council of Ministers take charge

NEW DELHI | AHMEDABAD-GANDHINAGAR | RAJKOT – After having completed the oath taking ceremony organized on Thursday by India Prime Minister Narendra Damodardas Modi and anointed ministers, as per the directive issued by the Prime Minister’s office The President of India has directed the allocation of portfolios among 58 members of the Union Council of

IN IMAGES | Indian Coast Guard rescues 8 fisherman

PORBANDAR | AHMEDABAD | GANDHINAGAR | RAJKOT – In a mid-sea rescue operations, conducted at night in rough weathers, on April 14, 2019 – Sunday, Indian Coast Guard rescued 08 fishermen 27 nautical miles off Porbandar, in yet another Search and Rescue operation. On 14 Apr 19, in the wee hours,  Indian Coast Guard rescued 08 fishermen 27 nautical

Gayatri Highways wins 2.43 billion rupees arbitration award

HYDERABAD | MUMBAI | AHMEDABAD-GANDHINAGAR | RAJKOT – In a regulatory update submitted to the Indian Bourses on Monday, Cyberabad Expressways Ltd (CEL), one of the Jointly Controlled Entity of the Company has won an Arbitration Award of Rs.243.45 crore (~2.43 billion) in the matter of Arbitration Proceedings between CEL and Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority

Udgam School, St Xavier’s, Loyola Hall Ahmedabad student – Wing Commander Puneet Chadha is the new Defence PRO of Gujarat

AHMEDABAD | RAJKOT – Wing Commander Puneet Chadha has taken over as the Public Relations Officer (Ministry of Defence) with effect from 01 Apr 2019 at Shahibaug Cantonment, Army Station, Ahmedabad. Commissioned into the Indian Air Force as a pilot in Dec 95, he hails from Jammu and studied at Udgam School for Children and

Kandla Port acquires 18% stake in Dredging Corp of India

VISHAKHAPATNAM | NEW DELHI | MUMBAI | KANDLA-GANDHIDHAM | RAJKOT – Deendayal Port Trust (aka Kandla Port) has acquired 18% stake in Dredging Corporation of India Ltd acquiring 5 million (~50,40,101) shares, along with other three port trusts including Vishakhapatnam Port Trust, Paradip Port Trust and Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (aka Mumbai Port). Vide the

Two Multipurpose berths inaugurated @ Kandla Port

NEW DELHI | KANDLA-GANDHIDHAM | RAJKOT – The Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari inaugurated two multi purpose berths – No.14 & No.16 at Deendayal Port at Kandla through video conferencing, on Friday. He also laid the foundation stone for the Central Inland &

ASHOK LEYLAND (AshLey) bags order for 1,290 buses from Gujarat State

CHENNAI | MUMBAI | GANDHINAGAR-AHMEDABAD | RAJKOT – In a press release submitted to the Indian Stock Exchanges, automobiles major Ashok Leyland Ltd said of having bagged order for 1290 Buses from Gujarat State Roadways Transport Corporation. This order comes closely on the back of 2580 bus orders received from various state transport undertakings recently.

VA TECH WABAG bags 5.75-billion-rupee order vide Namami Gange project

CHENNAI | MUMBAI | RAJKOT – In a press release submitted to the Indian Bourses on Friday, Va Tech Wabag Ltd, a leading water technology company said, of having bagged orders vide Namami Gange project work amounting to 5.75 billion rupees (575 crore). The project is awarded under the prestigious National Mission for Clean Ganga

IAF shoots down one Pakistani F16 fighter jet, MIG 21 BISON crashes, pilot goes Missing in Action

Image of LOCKHEED MARTIN manufactured F16 Fighter Aircraft (Pic Courtesy : Twitter Handle @LMIndiaNews)

NEW DELHI | AHMEDABAD | RAJKOT – Indian Air Force (IAF) shot down one F16 Pakistani Fighter aircraft of Pakistan Air Force, confirms Ministry of Extermal Affairs (MEA) of India. In a mid-air combat between Air Forces of both Nations, Indian Air Force MIG 21 BISON aircraft was reported crashed and one IAF pilot was

London Court dismisses Dredging Corp’s arbitration award appeal against Mercator

MUMBAI | RAJKOT – In a press communication submitted to the Indian Bourses on Monday, Mumbai headquartered shipping company Mercator Ltd said of London Court having dismissed appeal filed by Dredging Corporation of India (DCI) Ltd, regarding the the arbitration award of 500 million (50 crore) rupees, payable to Mercator. According to Mercator press statement,

GTPL bags 12.46 billion rupee order to link 3,767 Gram Panchayats in Gujarat

AHMEDABAD | MUMBAI | RAJKOT – In a regulatory update submitted to the Exchanges in India on Friday, GTPL Hathway Ltd said of having bagged BharatNet Phase-II project in the Gujarat to connect 3,767 gram panchayats (village civic bodies) valued at 1,245.77 crore (~12.46 billion) rupees. GTPL Hathway Limited (“the Company”) has been awarded the

ABB bags ₹115 cr transformer order from Ind Rly, Vadodara facility will process IR order

BENGALURU | VADODARA (BARODA) | MUMBAI | RAJKOT – In a press release submitted to the Indian Exchanges on Wednesday, ABB India Ltd said of having bagged 1.15 billion (~115 crore) rupee transformers supply order from Indian Railways. ABB will supply traction transformers for most powerful passenger electric locomotives, which shall be manufactured at Vadodara