President to arrive in Amravati

President Pratibha Patil

KVIC to Establish 3 Centres in Maharashtra

A senior commission functionary has stated that the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) will establish 16 more ‘Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries’ centres in the rustic areas, comprising three centres in Maharashtra,.

J S Mishra, KVIC CEO, said in Maharashtra, the centres would be established at Nanded in the Marathwada, Sindhudurg in Konkan and Bhadravati in the Vidarbha. This will raise the total number of KVIC centres to 95.

Orphanages in Pune keep video records of their children

Pune (Maharashtra), Sep 26 : The Society of Friends of Sassoon Hospital (SOFOSH) and Bhartiya Samaj Seva Kendra (BSSK), the two orphanages in Pune, have come up with a novel way of maintaining records of their children by using video technology.

The videos of the orphans would be saved in compact discs (CD) and will contain detailed information about the infants, which will be help to those who adopt them.

The CDs will trace the growth of a child from their first day in the orphanage.

Major Setbacks for SEZ Plans of Ambani Brothers

Anil Ambani & Mukesh AmbaniThe problems seem to have no end for SEZ

Maharashtra Plans To Build Up 210 Eco-Tourist Spots - Baban Rao

Nagpur: Baban Rao Pachpute, State's Forest Minister stated that the Maharashtra government has framed a challenging plan to build up 210 eco-tourist spots comprising 56 in Vidarbha area, similar to

Reliance To Shift Kurkumbh MEG Facility

Reliance Industries LtdMumbai: Reliance Industries Ltd will close down its polyester intermediate mono-ethylene glycol (MEG) manufacturing plant in Kurkumbh, which is 70 km from Pune, and transfer the complete unit to a new place.

According to a company representative, “We will relocate the small standalone unit to a place with better linkage to raw material.”