Think again if you thought Antarctica’s biodiversity was doing well !

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Twenty-three experts involved in the study “Antarctica and the strategic plan for biodiversity,” recently published in PLoS Biology, debunked the popular view that Antarctica and the Southern Ocean are in a better environmental shape than the rest of the world. In fact, the difference between the status of biodiversity in the region and planet… Read More

Afghanistan & Iraq veterans’ opioid use similar to that of civilians

Afghanistan & Iraq veterans' opioid use similar to that of civilians-indianbureaucracy

Heavy rucksacks, parachuting out of helicopters, combat injuries, and stress result in chronic pain for many service members. In the United States, opioids are commonly prescribed to manage chronic pain, and overprescribing is a concern, particularly for veterans’ healthcare.

However, a new study published in Pain suggests that opioid use among

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Government reforms create greater optimism for Indian economy

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India continues to remain an economic bright spot despite some bold but disruptive reforms, according to a recent survey.
The FICCI-PwC India Manufacturing Barometer (IMB) survey stated that about 63 per cent of respondents were “somewhat optimistic” about the prospects of the Indian economy for the coming year, representing a significant jump over… Read More

New hope to repair spinal cord injuries

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Summary:Scientists have created a special type of neuron from human stem cells that could potentially repair spinal cord injuries. These cells, called V2a interneurons, transmit signals in the spinal cord to help control movement. When the researchers transplanted the cells into mouse spinal cords, the interneurons sprouted and integrated with existing… Read More

Release National Tourism Policy this year

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The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has recommended to the Union ministry of tourism for the announcement of National Tourism Policy in 2017. It is to be recalled that the draft of the policy had already been prepared in 2015 and had been distributed to the stakeholders for their inputs.The recommendation has been mooted in a report… Read More

British Airways unveils redesign plans for JFK Terminal 7

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British Airways unveiled details of its multi-million pound re-design for New York JFK Terminal 7, the airline’s flagship US airport. New CGI images give customers a first glimpse of what the terminal will look like following a more than £52 million investment, which will transform the airport experience for the thousands of customers that use it … Read More

UP Power department to launch drive against electricity theft

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The Uttar Pradesh power department will launch a drive against electricity theft after two months and is mulling severe action against those involved in its stealing, state minister Shrikant Sharma .

“A person involved in theft of electricity for the first time can be imprisoned for up to five years, while a second time offender can be sentenced for up… Read More

TripAdvisor launches first-ever Mobile Check-Index

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TripAdvisor launched its first-ever mobile Check-Index revealing travellers’ and locals’ most frequented hotels, restaurants and attractions in major world tourism destinations. The study was based on TripAdvisor’s massive trove of mobile location data.

“Our mobile Check-Index shows the points of interest where consumers are voting with… Read More

Maharashtra Tourism signs MoU with Etihad & Jet Airways

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The Maharashtra Tourism signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Etihad and Jet Airways, aiming to boost tourism by attracting more visitors to the state and leveraging the airline’s expanding international network.

This partnership will further witness the cooperation in a number of marketing activities such as inflight magazine promotion,

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Visit of Chief of The Air Staff Air Chief Marhsal BS Dhanoa

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Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC, Chief of the Air Staff, IAF visited Air Force Station Agra on 28 Apr 17. During the visit the CAS flew in the AWACS (Airborne Warning and Control System) as part of forces participating in the ongoing War gaming Exercise of Western Air Command “Exercise Trishul”. It was an exemplary demonstration of potency … Read More

Ganga Swachhta Sankalp Divas on 2nd May

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National Mission on Clean Ganga (NMCG) will be observing Ganga Swachhta Sankalp Divas on May 02,2017 at 12 locations, namely- Kanpur, Allahabad, Varanasi, Patna, Bhagalpur, Sahibganj, Kolkata, Raj Ghat (Hardoi), Bithoor, Srinagar ( Uttarakhand), Vidhur Kuti (Bijnor) and Devprayag. The event would also be organized at more than 30 other locations through… Read More

Anant Narayan Nanda appointed Secretary- Department of Posts

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Shri Anant Narayan Nanda IPoS (1982) has been appointed as Secretary, Department of Posts, vice Shri Boyapati Venkat Sudhakar IPoS (1981). wishes Shri Anant Narayan Nanda the very best.… Read More