NIOC Nominee On CPCL Board
Mr Mahmood Vaezi of International Policy, Centre for Strategic Research, Naftiran Intertrade Co. Ltd. Tehran, has been nominated as a director on the board of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited by National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), one of the promoters of CPCL. He will be in place of Mr S M Mortazavi, said a company's intimation to the National Stock Exchange.
TDP MPs Meet PM, President
A TDP parliamentary party delegation on Monday met President A P J Abdul Kalam and Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and urged them to "restrain" Karnataka from going ahead with the construction of irrigation projects which it said would be detrimental to the interest of lower riparian state.
Housing Package For SC, ST In Kerala
The Kerala government has set up a Rs 500-crore housing fund for shelter-less Scheduled Castes and Tribes in the state. The state government will find funds for this from a World Bank loan, minister for scheduled castes and tribes Dr M A Kuttappan has said.