Daily Archives: January 6, 2017

Ravi Shankar concurrently accredited as Ambassador to Burundi

Shri Ravi Shankar IFS (1995) presently High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Uganda, has been concurrently accredited as the Ambassador of India to the Republic of Burundi, with residence in Kampala (Uganda). He is expected to take up his assignment shortly.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes  Shri Ravi Shankar the very best.… Read More

Regional Labour Conference of NER held in Guwahati

Bandaru Dattatrey

The Regional conference of state Labour Ministers and Principal Secretaries of Labour of North Eastern States was held in the presence of Shri Bandaru Dattatreya, the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Labour & Employment, It was inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Assam, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal in Guwahati. The Secretary, Labour and Employment,… Read More

New Delhi World Book Fair to celebrate Women Writings

New Delhi World Book Fair will have ‘Manushi’ as the Theme of this year, which will focus on writings on and by women; and will exhibit the rich tradition of women writings from ancient times till present.

New Delhi World Book Fair will be held from 7th to 15th January 2017 at Pragati maidan in New Delhi. The Fair is being organized in collaboration with India… Read More

India and Kazakhstan sign Protocol to amend the DTAC

India and Kazakhstan signed in the national capital a Protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avoidance Convention (DTAC) between the two countries  which was earlier signed on 9th December, 1996 for the avoidance of double taxation and for the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income.

Salient features of the Protocol are as under:… Read More

Japan to assist in Chennai, Ahmedabad & Varanasi Smart Cities

Japan has decided to be associated with the development of Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi as smart cities. This was conveyed by Japan’s Ambassador to India Mr.Kenji Hiramatsu during his meeting with Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu.
Mr.Hiramatsu further said that Japan is quite interested in urban development initiatives of the … Read More

Rajnath Singh reviews working of CISF

The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh reviewed the working of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) here.

During the meeting, DG, CISF, Shri O.P. Singh apprised the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh about the important issues of CISF such as expeditious approval of augmentation of manpower proposals for important deployments including airports… Read More

NCC Camp for Republic Day Parade 2017 in Full Swing

The NCC Republic Day (RD) Camp 2017 began at the NCC Camp, Carriappa Parade Ground, Delhi Cantt on 01 January 2017. In the run-up to the Republic Day 2017 the Director General NCC Lt Gen Vinod Vashisht briefed the media here today to highlight major programmes of NCC during this month-long camp.

Lt Gen Vashist highlighted the major achievements of the NCC in Nation… Read More

SAIL posts 16% growth in sales during April-December 2016

Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) has posted a solid sales growth of 16% during the April – December’16 period over the corresponding period last year. The improved domestic sales as well as expanding exports, with the latter recording a remarkable rise of around more than double during this period, contributed to the improved sales numbers. The company’s… Read More

BHEL Day 2017 celebrated with fervour

BHEL Day 2017 was celebrated with great fervour in New Delhi. Shri Anant Geete, Hon’ble Union Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and Sh. Babul Supriyo, Hon’ble Minister of State for Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises was the Guest of Honour. Sh. Girish Shankar, Secretary,Department… Read More

P V Ramesh takes charge as CMD- REC

Dr. P.V. Ramesh IAS (Andhra Pradesh 1985 ) has taken over as Chairman and Managing Director of Rural Electrification Corporation Limited (REC) on 5th January, 2017.

Prior to joining REC, Dr. Ramesh was the Special Chief Secretary, Environment, Forest, Science & Technology and Development Commissioner in the Government of Andhra Pradesh. He is a trained… Read More

MOS Defence visits APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex

The Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre visited DRDO’s Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex, Hyderabad. During the visit, he also reviewed some of the ongoing projects of three Hyderabad-based DRDO laboratories namely Advanced Systems Laboratory (ASL), Defence Research and Development Laboratory (DRDL) and Research Centre Imarat (RCI).… Read More

Committee to Study Existing Sports Governance Frame Work

The Government has decided to constitute the following Committee to study the existing sports governance frame work, issues relating to sports governance in the country, recent developments related to sports governance, including court judgments & international best practices and make recommendations on bringing out a comprehensive National … Read More