Tag: Current Affairs of 22 September 2017

ONGC discovers oil in Arabian Sea

  State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) has made a significant oil discovery to the west of its prime Mumbai High fields in the Arabian Sea. The discovery in the well WO-24-3 is estimated to hold an in-place reserve of about 20 million tonnes. Mumbai High, India’s biggest oil field currently produces 205,000 barrels

M/o Railways Commission Second Vistadome Coach Funded by M/o Tourism

  The Ministry of Railways has commissioned the second Vistadome Coach, funded by the Ministry of Tourism, on the Jan Shatabdi Express plying on the scenic Mumbai-Goa Route, to provide a panoramic view of the picturesque Western Ghats. The Vistadome Coach boasts of a glass roof which has electrically controlled opalescence, that is, it can

NITI Aayog and IRF Geneva signs Statement of Intent (SoI) to cooperate in the field of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)

  The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) and the International Road Federation, Geneva (IRF Geneva) have signed a Statement of Intent (SoI)  to cooperate in the field of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). The objective of the SoI is to create a national platform, involving all relevant Government of India stakeholders, Indian and foreign

India, Russia to collaborate on Bangladesh nuclear plant

  India is collaborating with Russia to build the Roppur nuclear power plant in Bangladesh, the first initiative under a Indo-Russia deal to undertake atomic energy projects in third countries. This will also be India’s first atomic energy venture abroad. According to the December 2014 ‘Strategic Vision for Strengthening Cooperation in Peaceful Uses of Atomic