JV formed to set up India’s first bio-refinery in Assam

Guwahati, June 5 (IANS): An agreement to set up India’s first bio-refinery – Assam Bio-Refinery Pvt Ltd – as a joint venture (JV) between state-run Numaligarh Refinery Ltd (NRL) and two foreign partners has been signed, NRL announced on Tuesday.   The JV, which would produce the eco-friendly bio-ethanol and other chemicals from bamboo biomass, has […]

Thiem crushes weary Zverev to make semis

Thiem crushes weary Zverev to make semis

PARIS, JUNE 5 (REUTERS): Austrian Dominic Thiem destroyed a lacklustre and battle-weary Alexander Zverev 6-4 6-2 6-1 on Tuesday to reach the French Open semi-finals for the third consecutive year.   Claycourt specialist Thiem’s relentless accuracy from the baseline proved too much for second seed Zverev who looked jaded after a gruelling path to his […]

Nagaland Shooting Championship from June 28

DIMAPUR, JUNE 5 (MExN): The 4th Nagaland Shooting Championship 2018 in small Bore Rifle/Pistol (NR) will be held from June 28 to July 2.   A press note from the Nagaland Rifles Association (NRA) President, Merang Jamir informed that the event will be held at the Aries Shooting Range, Tsiepfutsiepfhe (A.G) Colony, Kohima for all […]

Pedrosa to leave Honda at end of season

Pedrosa to leave Honda at end of season

LONDON, JUNE 5 (REUTERS): MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez will have a new team mate next year after Honda announced on Tuesday that Dani Pedrosa was leaving at the end of the season.   The 32-year-old Spaniard, whose top flight career has been plagued by injury and operations, has spent his entire grand prix career […]

Chidambaram questioned for five hours by ED in Aircel-Maxis case

Chidambaram questioned for five hours by ED in Aircel-Maxis case

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday questioned former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram for “over five hours” here in the Rs 3,500 crore Aircel-Maxis deal.   Chidambaram appeared at the ED’s office around 11 a.m. – within an hour after a city court extended the interim protection to him from arrest till […]

Goldstone-BYD launches full electric feeder bus

Goldstone-BYD launches full electric feeder bus

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS): Automobile manufacturer Goldstone-BYD on Tuesday launched its full electric feeder bus ‘eBuzz K6′, which can cover over 200 km in a single charge.   According to the company, the first five of “eBuzz K6” will be exported to Nepal before being introduced in India and later exported to other neighboring countries. […]

Workshop on communicating science via Folk Media

Workshop on communicating science via Folk Media

A workshop on ‘Science and Technology communication through Folk Media (Puppetry)’ was conducted from May 30-June 4 at Kin High School, Darogathar, Dimapur. The workshop, organized by the Government Polytechnic Kohima in collaboration with National Council for Science and Technology Communication, Department of Science and Technology New Delhi, was attended by 63 participants who were […]

Centre working on yoga protocol for women above 40

Centre working on yoga protocol for women above 40

New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) The government will develop a yoga protocol for women above the age of 40, the Ministry of Ayush said on Tuesday. “The Ministry of Ayush is paying special attention to women in the 40 plus age group and is developing a yoga protocol specially for them in consultation with the […]

Weekly Internship List

Weekly Internship List

Operations at Uber Location – Kolkata Stipend – Rs. 20,000 /Month Link – internshala.com/i/11874 Deadline – 15th June 2018   Fitness Consultant (Sales) at Golds Gym India Location – Kolkata Stipend – Rs. 12,000-13,000 /Month Link – internshala.com/i/11875 Deadline – 17th June 2018   Business Development at Rajneethi Management Consultants Location – Shillong, Gangtok, Guwahati […]