Daily Archives: October 3, 2017

Shashi Shanker took charge as new CMD of ONGC

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Shashi Shanker took charge as ONGC CMD on 1st October 2017.  Shanker took over the reins of ONGC from Dinesh K Sarraf, who superannuated from service on 30.09.2017. He is an industry veteran with over 30 years of experience in diverse E&P activities. He is a Petroleum Engineer from Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanbad. He also ...

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Excise duty on petrol/diesel reduced by Rs two per litre


DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Union Government has decided to reduce the central excise duty on Petrol and Diesel by Rs 2 per Litre effective from the Wednesday. It would help reducing the prices of Petrol and Diesel and giving relief to consumers. In the past few weeks, the prices of Petrol and Diesel have been rising due to increase in ...

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Mallya arrested & released on bond in UK

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Liquor baron turned politician Vijay Mallya was arrested in London today before being released on bail for the second time this year, in a case of money laundering filed by Indian authorities through UK’s state prosecutor. He slipped out of the country in March 2016, amid attempts by a group of banks to recover more than Rs. 9,000 crore loaned ...

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GES-2017 to be held at Hyderabad

DAINIK NATION BUREAU To plan the Global Entrepreneurship Summit-2017, which will be held November 28-30 at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre in Hyderabad, India, a high-level delegation from the Government of India and the United States met at NITI Aayog on Tuesday. The Summit will be inaugurated by the PM Narendra Modi and Advisor to the President, Ivanka Trump, who leads the ...

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Rs 90 cr sanctioned to double farmers income of UK

DAINIK NATION BUREAU In order meet the target to double the farmers’ income by 2022, Chief Secretary S Ramaswami convened a meeting of state level committee under national agriculture development scheme (NADS) here in secretariat on Tuesday. In which the approved Rs 90 crore for the work. The Agriculture department has been told to give emphasis on diversifying agriculture so ...

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10 IAS & 7 PCS reshuffled in UK


DAINIK NATION BUREAU Ten IAS and seven PCS officers including three trainee IAS have been reshuffled by the state government on Tuesday. Principal secretary Manisha Panwar has been relieved from Director, government printing press Roorkee and given the charge to R Rajesh Kumar; Udhamsinghnagar DM Neeraj Khairwal has been given additional charge of director social welfare/ women welfare and Regional ...

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RBI’s banking work office inaugurated by CM

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has inaugurated the RBI office, which will work for the government banks in the state, here in Dehradun on Tuesday at Secretariat. Earlier RBI used to do government banking work from its Kanpur branch. While congratulating on the occasion Chief Minister said it a major step for State Government. Financial and ...

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Honeypreet Insan arrested near Chandigarh highway; taken to Haryana police custody


All allegations about me and ‘papa’ Ram Rahim Insan baseless: Honeypreet On the run for over a month, Honeypreet Insan, the adopted daughter of jailed godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, was finally taken into custody by the Haryana police. She was handed over to the Haryana police by the Punjab police, according to multiple reports in the media. Priyanka Taneja ...

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Google Pixel 2; details leaked ahead of Wednesday launch


Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, the company’s anticipated next-generation Pixel devices, have been leaked in full merely a day ahead of the official launch. Prolific tipster Evan Blass aka @evleaks shared images of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL which show the handsets in their full glory. Based on preliminary leaks, the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel ...

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Torrential rains wreck havoc in Hyderabad


A four-month-old boy and his father were among three persons killed in rain-related incidents in the city lashed by heavy rain Monday evening. All schools and colleges will remain shut on Tuesday as more downpour is expected. While the child and his father died in a wall collapse, another man was electrocuted, the police said. According to Sheikhpet Mandal Revenue ...

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