Maharashtra

Priyanka Chaturvedi Urges Rajnath Singh To Rethink Corporatisation Of 219-Year-Old Defence Ordnance Factory

Priyanka Chaturvedi urges Rajnath Singh to rethink corporatisation of 219-year-old Defence Ordnance Factory Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]: Rajya Sabha MP and Shiv Sena leader Priyanka Chaturvedi wrote a letter to Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and urged him to rethink the corporatization of the 219-year-old Defence Ordnance Factory which has 82000 employees.She also added that there has also been an “unfortunate attempt to ...

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Govt invites tender for 741 km long Mumbai-Nagpur high-speed rail corridor

The project implementing agency National High-Speed Rail Corporation (NHSRCL) has been entrusted by the railways to prepare Detailed Project Reports (DPR) for seven new high-speed rail corridors. The national transporter has also begun feasibility studies on seven other potential high-speed corridors to gauge their financial viability and estimated traffic they will attract. The Indian Railways is exploring whether the corridors ...

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MSRDC wants to develop industrial training and skill development centres along Samruddhi corridor

The corporation wants to build skill development & industrial training centres The Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) wants to develop industrial training centres and skill development centres along the Samruddhi Mahamarg which is also known as the super communication -expressway from Nagpur to Mumbai. A tender regarding the same has been issued inviting interested agencies to bid for the ...

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Dubai-based Seclink Says Will Rebid For Dharavi Redevelopment Project

Dubai-based Seclink Technologies Corporation has decided to rebid for the project to recreate Dharavi. Undeterred by the cancellation of the bid for the redevelopment of Asia’s largest slum at Dharavi, Dubai-based Seclink Technologies Corporation has decided to rebid for the project whenever the bids are reinvited. The Maharashtra government has decided to scrap the earlier bids and reinvite fresh tenders ...

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Private coal mining may get a boost; government planning to amend Act to facilitate land acquisition

The government is planning to amend the Coal Bearing Act (CBA), 1957 to allow land acquisition for commercial coal mining by private sector players. Most of the mines earmarked for commercial auctions are located in Madhya Pradesh (11), followed by Chhattisgarh (9), Jharkhand (9), Odisha (9) and Maharashtra (2). The government is planning to amend the Coal Bearing Act (CBA), ...

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Maharashtra government, Google tie-up to deploy learning tools for schools

The Maharashtra government on Thursday announced a partnership with Google that will enable 2.3 crore students and teachers to access the technology giant’s blended learning programmes that combine classroom approach with online learning. The Maharashtra government on Thursday announced a partnership with Google that will enable 2.3 crore students and teachers to access the technology giant’s blended learning programmes that combine classroom approach with online learning. As ...

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BSNL Tenders Rooftop Solar Systems on its Buildings in Maharashtra

The last date for the submission of bids is July 17, 2020 The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has issued a request for proposal (RfP) for implementing grid-connected rooftop solar projects at its buildings in different parts of Maharashtra under the RESCO model. The RESCO (Renewable Energy Service Company) model is a system where the developer owns the solar project, ...

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