Daily Archives: April 15, 2017

Policymakers are flying blind into the future of work

Summary:Will a robot take away my job? Many people ask that question, yet policymakers don’t have the kind of information they need to answer it intelligently, say the authors of a new study.

Will a robot take away my job? Many people ask that question, yet policymakers don’t have the kind of information they need to answer it intelligently, say … Read More

Fuel prices drive up retail inflation

India’s retail inflation quickened to a five month high of 3.85% in March on the back of higher fuel prices, erasing any hope of a rate cut by the central bank in the near future. Factory output surprisingly contracted 1.2% in February leaving economists perplexed.
Retail fuel inflation accelerated to 5.56% in March from 3.9% in the previous month even as food… Read More

Retail inflation at 5 month high; factory output contracts

India’s retail inflation rose to a five-month high of 3.85% in March on the back of higher fuel prices, erasing any hope of a rate cut by the central bank in near future.
Factory output surprisingly contracted 1.2% in February leaving economists perplexed, but also ensuring that the Reserve Bank of India won’t take up the policy rate.Crisil chief economist… Read More

Think you can handle your alcohol ?

alcohol

Summary:Heavy drinkers develop behavioral tolerance to alcohol over time on some fine motor tasks, but not on more complex tasks, suggests a study.

Heavy drinkers develop behavioral tolerance to alcohol over time on some fine motor tasks, but not on more complex tasks, according to a study led by a Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System researcher. … Read More

IAF helping in dousing forest fire near Mount Abu

The efforts to douse flames in the forest area near Mount Abu in Sirohi district were resumed on second today by IAF helicopters which took off early in the morning from Jodhpur’s Phalodi and Gujarat’s Jamnagar.

The sole hill station of the desert state, frequented by scores of tourists, witnessed the massive fire which broke out yesterday morning,… Read More

NLCIL pays tributes to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar

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NLCIL celebrated 126th Birth Anniversary of Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar on 14-04-2017 at Neyveli.Shri SubirDas Director (Mines) and Shri V.Thangapandian, Director (Power), of NLC IL paid floral tributes by garlanding Dr. Ambedkar’s bronze statue at Pudukuppam Junction,Neyveli. Shri N.Muthu, ED(HR), and Senior officials of NLC graced the occasion.… Read More

R K Sudhanshu appointed Deputy Director-Administration, AIIMS

Shri Ramesh Kumar Sudhanshu IAS (UK 1997) has been appointed to the post of Deputy Director (Administration), (JS level), All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), New Delhi under the Department of Health & Family Welfare for an overall five year central deputation period up to 17.03.2021 vice Shri V Srinivas IAS (RJ1989).

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Babasaheb as a Vishwa-Manav

Guru Prakash

India is celebrating the 126th birth anniversary of Babasaheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar. It was this day 126 years go; in a tiny village of Mhow, in present day Madhya-Pradesh, Bhim Rao was born in the family of erstwhile untouchables.

Indeed a lot of research, reading and writings have gone into the life and works of Babasaheb Ambedkar. To this day, he is considered as… Read More

Rajesh Kumar Singh appointed as CVO- Food Corporation of India

Shri Rajesh Kumar Singh IAS (KL 1989) has been appointed as Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) in Food Corporation of India (FCI), Delhi under the Department of Food & Public Distribution for a combined deputation tenure of seven years i.e. up to 01.07.2019.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Rajesh Kumar Singh the very best.… Read More

Venkatasubramanian T appointed as CVO- NLC

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Shri Venkatasubramanian T IRSME (1985) has been appointed as Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) in Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd. (NLC), Neyveli under the Ministry of coal for an initial deputation tenure of three years, which is extendablefor a further period upto 28.02.2021 vice Shri Shiv Raj Singh, IFS (KN 1986).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Venkatasubramanian… Read More

Double Trouble for Economy

Industrial growth contracted unexpectedly in February while consumer inflation quickened to a five-month high in March, a double setback for the Indian economy as it enters the new financial year.
Industrial production shrank 1.2% in February against a 3.3% rise in January, data released by the statistics office showed. Consumer inflation accelerated… Read More

Bandaru Dattatreya launched Aadhaar Seeding Application

The Central Board (EPF) under the chairmanship of Union Minster of State for Labour and Employment (Independent Charge) Shri Bandaru Dattatreya held its 217th special meeting in New Delhi.

In pursuance to the policy of the Government for optimum use of information technology for efficient service delivery and widening the reach of EPF benefits, Hon’ble… Read More