A bad bite is associated with worse postural, balance control


Summary:In recent years there has been increasing medical interest in correcting teeth that do not touch perfectly in order to prevent problems such as jaw pain, gaps between teeth and crowding. Now, a new study has concluded that dental occlusion is also related to the control of posture and balance.

In recent years there has been increasing medical interest

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MoD & OFB will ensure a level playing field for Private Sector – Manohar Parrikar


The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) in association with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), organised a Seminar & Exhibition on OFB-Industry Partnership for Vendor Development and Outsourcing by OFs on 24th & 25th of August 2016 at New Delhi. The Seminar was inaugurated by Shri Manohar Parrikar, Hon’ble Raksha Mantri while the exhibition was

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Thawaarchand Gehlot Announces 90 Lakh Cash Awards for Rio Paralympics 2016 Medal Winners


Shri Thawaarchand Gehlot, Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment today announced Cash awards of a total of Rs 90 lakhs for the Rio Paralympics 2016 Medal Winners under Awareness Generation and Publicity (AGP) scheme.

“Indian para-athletes bagged impressive four medals at the Rio Paralympics 2016 and made history. The success of para athletes has

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JNPT Now Harnessing Solar Power


India’s largest container port, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) will now harness solar energy and reduce its dependency on conventional electricity from the grid.  JNPT is installing solar power plant on several rooftops in its township and commercial premises.

This green initiative by JNPT is part of its push towards becoming the most sustainable

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INDOSAN 2016 exhibition Open to public Today

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A two day exhibition showcasing a wide range of sanitation technologies is being organised in New Delhi from today. The exhibition to be inaugurated by Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu and Minister of State for Drinking Water & Sanitation Shri Ramesh Chinnappa Jigajinagi, will be open to public on first day i.e Today.

The Exhibition

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ONGC showcases India’s Energy Sector at SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition at Dubai


SPE’s first Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition in the Middle East opened on 26 September 2016 at Dubai World Trade Centre. Amin H. Nasser, President and Chief Executive Officer of Saudi Aramco, delivered the conference opening keynote address, and the welcome keynote speech was given by Abdul Munim Said Al Kindy, Director of Exploration Development

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India 39th most competitive country, up 32 places in 2 years


For the second year in a row, India climbed 16 positions to occupy the 39th spot in the global competitiveness index. According to the GCI Report 2016-17, released by the World Economic Forum, India showed the biggest improvement in rankings as its competitiveness improved on several fronts including efficiency in goods market, business sophistication,

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Prime Minister okays Rs 111.59 crore package for retired employees of BPCL


The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of Department of Heavy Industry for providing financial assistance amounting to Rs. 111.59 crore as Non-Plan loan to Bharat Pumps and Compressors Limited, Allahabad.

The CCEA also accorded “in principle” approval for strategic

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Hansraj Ahir inaugurates 12th Formation Day of NDMA

The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir addressing at the 12th Formation Day of the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), in Delhi on September 28, 2016.

The Minister of State for Home Affairs Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir has said the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) should be involved in the Smart Cities project right from the conceptualisation stage. Inaugurating the NDMA’s 12th Formation Day function here today, Shri Hansraj Ahir said NDMA’s contribution to the project will help avert

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Cabinet to ratify Paris Agreement on climate change


The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval to ratify the Paris Agreement (on Climate Change) on 2nd October 2016, the day of Gandhi Jayanti.

Paris Agreement was adopted by 185 nations last year on 12th December 2015 and India signed the Paris Agreement in New York early this year on 22nd April 2016. A total of 191 countries

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Ministry of UD and EESL sign MoU to promote Energy Efficiency Programmes

The Union Minister for Urban Development, Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation and Information & Broadcasting, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu and the Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines (Independent Charge), Shri Piyush Goyal witnessing the signing ceremony of an MoU between Ministry of Urban Development and Energy Efficiency Service Limited (EESL) on municipal energy efficiency programmes, in New Delhi on September 28, 2016.	
The Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development, Shri Rajiv Gauba is also seen.

Ministry of Urban Development has embarked on a major programme to improve energy use efficiency in bulk water supply, public lighting, transportation and domestic consumption in cities and towns across the country. The Ministry signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Energy Efficiency Services Limited, a public sector enterprise in this regard.

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Cabinet approves Closure of Hindustan Cables Limited


The Union Cabinet under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for closure of Hindustan Cables Limited (HCL), Kolkata as per the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956/2013, Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 and other relevant Acts. The employees will be offered attractive VRS/ VSS Package at notional 2007 pay scales and

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