Only 129 ships beached at Alang for recycling between April 2015 and December 2015, when the business witnessed one of the worst slumps. From January to March 2015, only 67 vessels had come to the yard.
A couple of weeks ago, the Cartosat-2C — built at Space Applications Centre (SAC) in Ahmedabad — has been dispatched to ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC) at Bengaluru after successful rounds of tests and evaluation.
The state government’s six “model bus ports” being built in Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Surat and Mehsana have been criticised by the CAG for providing “undue favours” to private developers involved in building these structures. “Transparent tender procedures require that conditions offered to the bidders at the time of bidding should not be subsequently changed at the […]
The plan of reconstruction followed while rebuilding homes in Kutch that were badly damaged and destroyed during the 2001 Gujarat earthquake has become a model for other disaster-prone coastal areas of the country, the World Bank officials said here Friday.
IRNSS will provide services like terrestrial, aerial and marine navigation, help in vehicle tracking and fleet management, disaster management and navigational aid for hikers and travellers among others.