Delhi court asks NIA to respond to Engineer Rashid’s interim bail plea by July 1

Delhi court asks NIA to respond to Engineer Rashid’s interim bail plea by July 1

Engineer Rashid. | Photo Credit: The Hindu A Delhi court on June 21 asked the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to respond by July 1 to an application filed by Engineer Rashid, arrested in a 2017 Jammu and Kashmir terror funding case, seeking interim bail to take oath as an MP. Sheikh Abdul Rashid, popularly known … Read more

Engineer Rashid’s hearing for bail to take oath in LS set for June 18

Engineer Rashid’s hearing for bail to take oath in LS set for June 18

Sheikh Abdul Rashid, locally known as Engineer Rashid | Photo Credit: AFP A Delhi court will hear arguments on an application filed by Engineer Rashid seeking interim bail to take oath as an MP on June 18. He is being held in a 2016 Jammu and Kashmir terror funding case. Sheikh Abdul Rashid, popularly known … Read more

Jailed AIP leader Engineer Rashid files nomination papers from Baramulla seat

Jailed AIP leader Engineer Rashid files nomination papers from Baramulla seat

Engineer Abdul Rashid. File. | Photo Credit: NISSAR AHMAD Incarcerated Abdul Rashid Sheikh, head of the Awami-e-Ittihad Party (AIP), on April 29 filed nomination papers through his representative from the Baramulla Lok Sabha seat. “Upon completion of all necessary legal and administrative formalities, the nomination was filed before Returning Officer Minga Sherpa at Baramulla,” AIP spokesperson Firdous … Read more

IIT Madras, IIT Mandi researchers engineer N nimmoniana plant cells to increase Camptothecin production, used in cancer treatment – ET HealthWorld

IIT Madras, IIT Mandi researchers engineer N nimmoniana plant cells to increase Camptothecin production, used in cancer treatment – ET HealthWorld

Chennai: Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) and IIT Mandi researchers have metabolically engineered the plant cells of Nothapodytes nimmoniana to increase the production of Camptothecin, which is used to treat cancer. The researchers from the Plant Cell Technology Lab of IIT Madras have developed a genome-scale metabolic model for N nimmoniana plant cells … Read more

Mallikarjun Kharge meets Dalit engineer, slams BJP for fielding MLA accused of assaulting him

Mallikarjun Kharge meets Dalit engineer, slams BJP for fielding MLA accused of assaulting him

Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge at Tijara. | Photo Credit: ANI Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge, accompanied by Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, met a Dalit engineer, who was allegedly assaulted by a party MLA in 2022, at Sawai Man Singh Government Hospital in Jaipur on November 18. Mr. Kharge slammed the BJP for fielding the MLA, … Read more

Body of civil engineer killed in Maharashtra accident handed over to family in Nagapattinam district

Body of civil engineer killed in Maharashtra accident handed over to family in Nagapattinam district

On Wednesday, August 2, 2023, Minister for Minorities Welfare and Non-Resident Tamils Welfare, Gingee K.S. Masthan, handed over the body of the engineer to his family | Photo Credit: Twitter@GingeeMasthan The body of V. Kannan, a civil engineer from Nagapattinam district, who was killed in the collapse of a girder launching machine in Thane district … Read more

Consumer assaults GESCOM engineer for asking him to pay electricity bills

Consumer assaults GESCOM engineer for asking him to pay electricity bills

An assistant engineer attached to Gulbarga Electricity Supply Company (GESCOM) was assaulted allegedly by a consumer for asking him to pay electricity dues of his residence and a dhaba at Aland town in Kalaburagi district on Wednesday. Waseem Saifan Sab, a resident of Sonargalli in Aland town, thrashed Siddaramappa Nimbalkar, an assistant engineer of GESCOM, … Read more

HESCOM executive engineer suspended on the charge of dereliction of poll duty

HESCOM executive engineer suspended on the charge of dereliction of poll duty

Deputy Commissioner of Dharwad and District Election Officer Gurudatta Hegde has issued an order suspending Executive Engineer of Hubballi Electricity Supply Company (HESCOM) Nagaraj Kooballi with immediate effect on the charge of dereliction of poll duty and irresponsible reply to a show-cause notice issued to him in this regard. According to a press release issued … Read more