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Who said government schools lack quality & amenities? 

Institute urges students to play scrabble, write slogans to improve English; it has won Swachh Vidyalaya Puraskar among other awards

published on : 21st May 2019

Honda to continue selling diesel models in India post BS-VI emission norms

The company plans to upgrade its two diesel engines, which power models like Amaze, City, WR-V, BR-V, Civic and CR-V to conform to stricter BS-VI emission norms.

published on : 12th May 2019

Several anomalies found in Vigilance and Enforcement raids on Andhra Pradesh hotels

Non-veg items were found to be stale and food was being prepared in unhygienic conditions.

published on : 29th April 2019

ASCI pulls up Parle, Marico, Vivo, Amul among others for misleading advertisements

Paytm's two ads are found to be misleading by omission and were likely to lead to grave or widespread disappointment in the minds of consumers.

published on : 16th April 2019

Raising the bar of street food in Thiruvananthapuram

When street shops in the city are mushrooming by day, the initiative aims at providing good quality food in clean environments.

published on : 10th April 2019

Kerala government-run Autocast given the nod to make bogie for goods train

The loss making public sector undertaking is hopeful of adding at least Rs 4 crore to its annual turn over by taking up the bogie manufacturing.

published on : 29th March 2019

Swiggy, Zomato, others remove 10,500 restaurants for violating food safety law: Centre to Parliament

Minister of state for health Ashwini Kumar Choubey said the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India or FSSAI in July directed food e-commerce firms to de-list the restaurants.

published on : 15th December 2018

Panel to check air pollution in 6 cities of Odisha

The October 8 NGT order also asked the States to frame guidelines to regulate vehicles and industries in these cities. 

published on : 10th November 2018

Procurement agencies should follow BIS standards for medical devices: Government

This issue of mandatory requirement of USFDA/CE certification in public procurement has been raised time and again by medical device industry representatives, the memorandum said.

published on : 21st October 2018

FSSAI raids food manufacturing units in Vijayawada; units without licenses served notices

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) officials carried out raids on various food manufacturing units in city on Wednesday and served notices after collecting samples.

published on : 4th October 2018

EU takes Germany, France, UK and three other countries to court over air pollution

The European Commission said Thursday it is taking Germany, France, the United Kingdom and three other EU countries to court for failing to comply with EU air quality standards.

published on : 17th May 2018