Kerala to invest 50,000 Cr on Infrastructure Projects

Kerala government

The Kerala government is investing about Rs 50,000 crore on infrastructure projects this year to enhance job opportunities for the youth, state Finance Minister Thomas Issac said .Noting that about 40 per cent of the investment has already been declared, he said the proposed investment is huge for a small state like Kerala.

“I don’t go into how… Read More

39 IAS Officers under scanner for alleged corruption

As many as 39 IAS officers are under investigation for their alleged involvement in corruption and other irregularities.The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), which acts as a nodal authority for Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers, is conducting the proceedings, official sources said.

Besides the 39 IAS officers, 29 from the Central… Read More

HC asks MCDs to streamline work of Safai Karamcharis

MCDs

Lambasting the three municipal corporations here for their “lack of will to work”, the Delhi High Court today asked them to streamline the duties of safai karamcharis to ensure regular removal of garbage from the city roads.A bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar suggested installing of biometric attendance system… Read More

Modi to meet Donald Trump for the first Bilateral Summit

PM Modi t

President Donald Trump will host his “true friend” Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House on Monday for their first meeting as they look to strike a personal rapport and discuss a range of “strategic issues” of common interest, including trade and counter-terrorism.

Modi and Trump would spend several hours together in … Read More

Kerala launches three day cleanliness drive

Kerala govt

Kerala government’s three-day ‘massive’ cleanliness drive, aimed at checking the spread of mounting fever cases, got underway with Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan leading the programme.Vijayan removed the piles of garbage from the premises of a mosque in northern Kannur district.

The drive has been taken up to remove garbage piles… Read More

Air India Unit to operate 6 new flights from July

Air India

Alliance Air, a subsidiary of national carrier Air India said it will commence six new flights from next month. According to the company, the new flights will be operated from July 5 on ATR 72 aircraft. The new flight services include operations on the Jaipur-Lucknow and Bhopal-Lucknow sectors.

Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha had earlier … Read More

CM UP unveils booklet 100 din vishwas ke

Yogi Adityanath

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath unveiled a booklet highlighting his government’s achievements in 100 days even as he used the occasion to take a dig at previous governments for the lack of development.

Releasing at a press conference the booklet “100 din vishwas ke” on his government’s performance since he assumed office on March… Read More

Guardian drones for India

Guardian drones

The US has cleared the sale of predator Guardian drones to India, as President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi pledged today to deepen their defence and security cooperation.The US and India look forward to working together on advanced defence equipment and technology at a level commensurate with that of America’s closest allies and … Read More

Samajik Adhikarita Shivir, Rajkot

divyangjans

The biggest ever Samajik Adhikarita Shivir for distribution of Aids & Assistive Devices to Divyangjan (PwDs) will be organized at Rajkot (Gujarat) on 29th June 2017 by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India through ALIMCO, Kanpur, a CPSU under the Department.Read More

Committee to prepare National Education Policy final draft

National Education Policy

The committee for preparation of final draft of National Education Policy has been constituted under the Chairmanship of eminent Scientist Padma Vibhushan Dr K Kasturirangan. The other members of the committee are:

Dr. Vasudha Kamat a prominent academician from the field of education technology who has contributed extensively towards school education.… Read More

EB-5 visas best for Indians says Vaughan de Kirby

EB-5 visas

In view of the unsettled nature of H-1B employment visas and the long wait for applicants that exceeds 10 years, EB-5 visas have emerged as the best bet for Indian families aspiring for US green cards, a US immigration lawyer has said.

Stating this at a press conference here, US Investment Immigration Attorney Vaughan de Kirby, whose firm has successfully represented… Read More

Yoga for Global Well-being

Ratnadeep Banerji

There is a natural tendency for unification of various entities of our planet. Yoga perceives and attains it in its higher realms of samadhi dwelling on heightened state of mind and elevated knowledge. The unification of mind, body and soul is divinity. This is yoga and is achieved through yogābhyāsa to maintain poise between pravitti and nivritti in the … Read More