Daily Archives: April 13, 2017

Sleep deprivation impairs ability to interpret facial expressions

After a rough night’s sleep, your ability to recognize whether those around you are happy or sad could suffer, according to a study led by a University of Arizona psychologist.

The research, published in the journal Neurobiology of Sleep and Circadian Rhythms, found that study participants had a harder time identifying facial expressions of happiness

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Iris Integrated Mobile Devices to address Aadhaar Authentication Failures

Delta ID Inc., a leader in consumer-grade iris scanning technology for mobile devices, believes the high failure rates in Aadhaar biometric authentication, as recently reported in MGNREGA tests in Telangana, will be addressed in a cost-effective way with the iris integrated mobile devices.

“We believe iris integrated smartphones and tablets will address… Read More

India & France sign MoU on Civil Aviation

Shri P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Hon’ble Minister of Civil Aviation of India, received H.E. Mr. Alain Vidalies, French Minister of State for Transport, Marine Affairs and Fisheries, who is currently on an official visit to India (11th to 13th April 2017) to strengthen Indo-French cooperation on transport.

In the presence of the two ministers, a Memorandum… Read More

Rolls-Royce & Safran celebrate on opening aerospace plant in Poland

Aero Gearbox International (AGI), a company established jointly by Rolls-Royce and Safran Transmission Systems (Safran), is today celebrating the opening of a new 13,500 m2 facility in Ropczyce (Podkarpackie, south-east Poland region). The site will produce accessory drive trains (ADT) for all of Rolls-Royce’s future civil aircraft engines.… Read More

NBCC CMD Conferred Scope Leadership Excellence Award

Hon’ble President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, gave away SCOPE Leadership Excellence Award (Individual Leadership Category – Maharatna & Navranta) 2014-15 to Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, Chairman-cum-Managing Director, NBCC (India) Ltd. on April 11, 2017. The Award was conferred during the Public Sector Day celebration 2017, organized… Read More

Training on Cashless Transaction to Neyveli Businessmen

Businessmen doing various kinds of business at Neyveli Township were given training on Cashless Transaction at Lignite Hall, Neyveli on 11.04.2017, which was inaugurated by Sri Rakesh Kumar, Director (Finance), NLC India Limited.

NLC India Limited, adopted electronic mode of payment, very long back. The payment to employees, Contractors are being made… Read More

New twist on sofa problem stumps Mathematicians and Furniture Movers

Most of us have struggled with the mathematical puzzle known as the “moving sofa problem.” It poses a deceptively simple question: What is the largest sofa that can pivot around an L-shaped hallway corner?

A mover will tell you to just stand the sofa on end. But imagine the sofa is impossible to lift, squish or tilt. Although it still seems easy to

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NBCC gets CCI Consent for takeover of HSCL

NBCC (India) Ltd. is all set to formally acquire Hindustan Steelworks Construction Ltd. (HSCL) soon. Fair Trade Regulator, Competition Commission of India (CCI), has, in its meeting held on March 31, 2017, approved the proposal of NBCC to acquire HSCL. It is also worth mentioning that the Board of HSCL has allotted Rs 35.7 crore equity share capital to NBCC … Read More

NSS: An Opportunity for Youth to Contribute in Nation Building

National Service Scheme (NSS) was introduced in 1969 with the primary objective of developing the personality and character of the student youth through voluntary community service. Initially it was launched in 37 Universities involving about 40,000 volunteers. However, with the passage of time and as a Pan Indian programme, the number of educational … Read More

Kiren Rijiju inaugurated two-day workshop on review of NDMP

The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju at the inauguration of a two-day workshop on the review of the National Disaster Management Plan (NDMP), in New Delhi on April 12, 2017. The Additional Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, Dr. P.K. Mishra and other dignitaries are also seen.… Read More

Pandhari Yadav appointed as members (Judicial)- Revenue Board

Shri  Pandhari Yadav IAS (UP 1998)presently, Secretary to Govt of UP Housing& Urban Development Department has been been appointed as members (Judicial) of the Revenue Board in Allahabad.

Shri Yadav was posted as District Magistrate and Chief Development Officer of Sonbhadra from February 8, 2009 to December 22, 2011.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes… Read More