Tata Steel has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Punjab government to set up a 0.75 million tonnes per annum (MNTPA) Long Products Steel Plant with a scrap-based electric arc furnace (EAF). The initiative to set up a new facility
Gujarat and Karnataka have emerged as the ‘best performers’ in Category A, while Meghalaya was nominated as the ‘best performer’ in Category B in the States’ Startup Ranking 2021 that was released today. The States Startup Ranking 2021 was released by Commerce
Seven states have been categorised as top achievers in the ranking of States and Union Territories based on the implementation of the Business Reforms Action Plan (BRAP) 2020, according to a report released today by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana,
In line with the Centre’s National Nutrition Mission, PepsiCo Foundation, in partnership with Smile Foundation and Sangrur District Administration, has launched a model Anganwadi centre at Channo in Sangrur, Punjab. The centre was inaugurated by Jitendra Jorwal IAS, Deputy Commissioner of Sangrur.
The Punjab government has started the process of regularising jobs of 35,000 contractual employees, said Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday. The chief minister added that he has already held meetings with all officers in the government and asked the chief secretary
The most awaited moment of this year’s biggest assembly elections covering five states – Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur and Goa – has finally arrived as the counting of votes began at 8 am. By 6 PM, The BJP is looking at
According to a study conducted by the community medicine department of the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), over 30 lakh people, or about 15.4% of Punjab’s population, currently use some form of the drug. However, alcohol is the
Like the four other poll-bound states, battle lines have been drawn for the hustings in Punjab as well. Party-hopping continues, albeit on a low key, infinite bounties are promised every day and assurances of even more largesse ‘on victory’ are in vogue.