Daily Archives: April 17, 2017

Changes in User Interface annoying for People 

Summary:Researchers modelled learning and visual search and predicted how users learn new or partially changed user interfaces. The model shows that even small changes can disturb visual search and impede use.

Researchers modelled learning and visual search and predicted how users learn new or partially changed user interfaces. The model shows that even… Read More

Narendra Modi addressing public meeting in Gujarat

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressing a gathering at the public meeting, in Bajipura, Gujarat.… Read More

PM distributing the aids and assistive devices to Divyangjan

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi distributing the aids and assistive devices to Divyangjan, at a function, in Silvassa, Dadra & Nagar Haveli.… Read More

Only Cabinet can create Joint Secretary, above level posts

Cabinet Secretariat

All new joint secretary and above level posts will need approval of the Cabinet and those below the finance minister’s nod, said a government order.The measures, which supersede earlier instructions, are aimed at limiting public expenditure.

Withdrawing previous curbs, the Expenditure Department said “only the finance minister (for below… Read More

M Venkaiah Naidu to review progress of urban missions in N-E States

Venkakiah Naidu

Minister of Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Shri M Venkaiah Naidu will review the progress of new urban missions in the eight States of North-Eastern region during the day long stock taking in Guwahati tomorrow.

 Secretaries of both the urban ministries, National Mission Directors of new urban missions launched by the central… Read More

B N Mohapatra appointed as Finance Commissioner, Railways

Shri B N Mohapatra IRAS presently Additional Member(Finance) has been appointed as Finance
Commissioner, Ministry of Railways.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri B N Mohapatra the very best.… Read More

Adityanath targets politicians silent on triple talaq

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said the politicians maintaining silence on the issue of ‘triple talaq’ were equally responsible as those practising it as he linked the Muslim practice of divorce to the disrobing of Draupadi in the Mahabharata.

“These days there is a new debate in the country. Some people are maintaining … Read More

Railways to export locos, train sets worth 680 Cr to Lanka

Railway Board

Indian Railways will supply modern locomotives and train sets worth Rs 680 crore to Sri Lanka, in the largest export order for the public transporter. Rail India Technical and Economic Service (RITES), a railways PSU, has secured its largest export order from Sri Lanka Railways for the supply of 10 broad gauge diesel locomotives and six DMU (diesel multiple… Read More

Nearly two billion people depend on imported Food

Summary:Researchers show empirically: when population pressure increases, food is imported. The big issue, say authors of a new report, is that people may not even be aware that they have chosen dependency on imports over further investment in local production or curbing demand.

Earth’s capacity to feed its growing population is limited — … Read More

Nepal President arrives in Delhi on 5 day visit

Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari arrived in New Delhi this afternoon on a five-day visit to India. She will have delegation level talks tomorrow. She will also meet President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Mohd. Hamid Ansari during her stay in New Delhi.

This is her first state visit after assuming office of the President in October 2015. Apart from official… Read More

Week Celebrations of 8th Public Sector Day concludes at NLCIL

NLC India Limited  observed 8th Public Sector Day on 11th April and also observed weeklong Public Sector Day celebrations from 10th to 15th April, 2017, under the aegis of Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE), an apex body for Central Government owned Public Enterprises/Public Sector Undertakings,

On  15th April 2017 the valedictory … Read More