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Food Processing – Customizing for Indian Conditions

There has been a great thrust on food processing in the past few years. Food processing, by virtue of its contribution to the food value chain, plays a critical role in the food ecosystem and can directly affect the habits and health of its source and target segments. The Ministry ...

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Shedding light on Saubhagya electrification scheme

The Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (‘Saubhagya’) launched in September, which claims to ensure electrification of all willing households in the country, is too ambitious a project. While it makes grandiose promises to provide a free electricity connection to all willing Below Poverty Line households and to all ...

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Renewable Energy Share Hits All-Time High In India — 13.2% of Electricity

Rapid increases in installed capacity and favourable weather conditions pushed renewable energy generation in India to an all-time high earlier this year. In July 2017, the share of renewable energy generation among India’s total electricity generation and imports touched 13.2%, the highest ever in the country. Total electricity generation and ...

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Xpressions’17- Biggest Management – Cultural fest of Eastern India

XPRESSIONS, the annual flagship event of XIMB, is the biggest Management – Cultural fest of Eastern India. Spread across 3 days, it provides the participants with a competitive platform, opening avenues for sharing experience and ideas, and showcasing skills and talents, to reach their collective and individual goals in various managerial ...

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Solar alliance to be launched by French President Emmanuel Macron in Dec in his India Visit

French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will in December share their sunshine moment in India to formalise the International Solar Alliance(ISA), giving a boost to RE-Invest 2017, the bi-annual global investor conference, where New Delhi is expected to leverage its leadership position in green energy for investments. Macron will be in Delhi ...

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Foreign Research And Development Talent Scheme of Indian government Attracts Nearly 260 Scientists

The Centre’s ambitious scheme to attract top international talent in the country’s research and development ecosystem has received an enthusiastic response with nearly 260 global scientists filing applications, of whom 70 would be shortlisted, a senior official said. Department of Science and Technology Secretary Ashutosh Sharma said the screening of ...

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