Dry days on Aug 6 & 8

7 months ago TPP Comments Off on Dry days on Aug 6 & 8
    Port Blair, Aug.03: The Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman District had ordered the observance of August 6 and 8, 2017 as “Dry Days” at South Andaman, in connection with the ensuing Bye-Election for Gram Panchayat. Accordingly, no liquor shops, hotels, restaurants, clubs and establishments, selling/serving liquor shall be permitted to sell/serve liquor to anyone whosoever on August 6, 2017, the Read More

Improvement of Fisheries Museum cum Aquarium, suggestions invited

7 months ago TPP Comments Off on Improvement of Fisheries Museum cum Aquarium, suggestions invited
Port Blair, Aug.03: The Department of Fisheries is maintaining a Museum cum Aquarium near Marina Park since several decades. It is one of the important centre of attraction for thousands of tourists, local people and school & college students. The Aquarium building has now been given a face lift by providing attractive look at its entrance. Read More

CIARI distributes fishing inputs at Car Nicobar

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CAR NICOBAR, AUG 3: Fisheries Science Division (FSD) of ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute in association with Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Car Nicobar conducted one- day “Workshop cum Distribution of Fishing Inputs to Tribal Fishermen under TSP” on 31.07.2017 at Tribal Council Building, Big Lapathy, Car Nicobar. A total of 50 fishermen participated in the event. Fifteen Read More

Additional Parking Bay for 1623 civilian aircraft

7 months ago TPP Comments Off on Additional Parking Bay for 1623 civilian aircraft
NEW DELHI, The total number of civilian aircraft in the country at present is 1623 (1312 aeroplanes and 311 helicopters). There is a requirement of additional 170 parking bays at Airport Authority of India (AAI) airports. AAI is constructing 130 parking bays and has requested state governments for land acquisition for taking up construction of Read More

Plastic Converted Into Petrol

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NEW DELHI, AUG 2: Plastic can be converted into petrol, diesel and other hydrocarbons. CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Hyderabad has developed a catalyst that can be used for conversion of waste plastics to fuel oils. CSIR-Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP), Dehradun in collaboration with GAIL (India) Ltd. has developed a process by which Read More

Underwater Tunnel in Kolkata East-West Metro Corridor Project in Railways

7 months ago TPP Comments Off on Underwater Tunnel in Kolkata East-West Metro Corridor Project in Railways
NEW DELHI, AUG 2: In Kolkata East West Metro corridor project, a twin tunnel is being constructed below river Hooghly, between Howrah and Mahakaran stations. This is the first underwater transportation tunnel under construction in the country. The length of river crossing is 520 meters and the internal diameter of each tunnel is 5.55 meters. Read More