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Daily Current Affairs – 28th April 2017

Daily Current Affairs - 28th April 2017

Following are the Current Affairs for 28th April 2017: Below you will find Daily current affairs for 28th April 2017 divided into various categories. National 1. Withdraw funds from EPF account without doctor certificate Over four crore members of the retirement fund body EPFO can now withdraw funds from their EPF account for treatment of illness and purchasing equipment to deal ...

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India awards contract for construction of multi-modal waterways terminal at Sahibganj

India awards contract for construction of waterways terminal at Sahibganj

The multi-modal terminal at Sahibganj in Jharkhand is soon to become a reality. The Inland Waterways Authority of India has recently awarded the contract for construction of the terminal to Larsen & Toubro (L&T). With the targeted completion of Phase-1 in 2019, the state of the art terminal will have a cargo handling capacity of 2.28 MMTPA. Given Jharkhand’s coal reserves ...

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Prime Minister dedicates three Hydroelectric Projects to the Nation in Mandi

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicated three flagship 800 MW Hydroelectric Power Station of NTPC-Koldam, 520 MW Parvati Project of NHPC and 412 MW Rampur Hydro Station of SJVNL projects to the Nation in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh today. Appreciating the contribution of Public sector companies in country’s growth, Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi said that these hydro projects will bring ...

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Sagarmala funds flagship project of Ro Pax Ferry Service in Gulf of Cambay, Gujarat

Sagarmala funds flagship project of Ro Pax Ferry Service in Gulf of Cambay

As part of promoting coastal shipping in the country under Sagarmala programme, the Ministry of Shipping has sanctioned the Capital Dredging Project for Ro Pax Ferry Services between Gogha & Dahej, in Gulf of Cambay in Gujarat. The Ministry released Rs. 58.50 Crore as first installment of grant-in-aid to Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB). The total project cost is estimated to ...

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MoU between India and Hungary on cooperation in the field of water management

MoU between India and Hungary on cooperation in the field of water management

The Union Cabinet has given its approval for signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Hungary on cooperation in the field of water management. The MoU will be signed between Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India and the Ministry of Interior, Government of Hungary. It will enhance bilateral cooperation in the ...

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MoU between India and European Union on water resources cooperation approved

MoU between India and European Union on water resources

The Union Cabinet under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the signing of MoU between India and European Union in the field of water resources. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) envisages strengthening the technological, scientific and management capabilities of India and the European Union in the field of water management on the basis ...

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