Daily Archives: April 20, 2017

Observations not so far apart on planet’s response to greenhouse gas emissions


Summary:Recent observations suggest less long-term warming, or climate sensitivity, than the predicted by climate models. But the mismatch is resolved by factoring in that Earth is still in the early stages of adjusting to greenhouse gases.

How hot our planet will become for a given amount of greenhouse gases is a key number in climate change. As the calculation… Read More

Chief of Naval staff honours Naval Gallantry at Naval Investiture Ceremony

Naval Investiture Ceremony, an annual event for the Indian Navy, was held at Command Parade Ground, Eastern Naval Command Visakhapatnam, 20 April 2017. Admiral Sunil Lanba PVSM, AVSM, ADC, Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS), conferred Gallantry and non Gallantry Awards to their recipients on behalf of the President of India at an impressive ceremonial parade.… Read More

Rolls-Royce to provide mooring system for Statoil’s oil platform Njord A

Rolls-Royce has been chosen by Norway-based engineering and construction services firm Kvaerner to provide a mooring system for Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil’s oil platform, Njord A.

Njord A is being upgraded by Kvaerner and Rolls-Royce has been chosen to provide an upgrade to its mooring system. The contract has a value of about £15 million.Njord… Read More

VIVOTEK Expands Strategic H 265 Integration Partnership

VIVOTEK, the global leading IP surveillance solution provider, not only offers a wide range of H.265 surveillance products, it also aims to integrate and increase H.265 presence in partnership with the Solution Integration Alliance (SIA) partners worldwide.  Today, VIVOTEK is proud to announce the existence of ten H.265 integration… Read More

Bandaru Dattatreya Employment Presents NSCI Safety Awards 2016

The Union Government is committed to the safety, health and welfare of the working calss,said the Minister of State (Independent charge)for Labour and Employment, Shri BandaruDattatreya. He was speaking at a function after presenting National Safety Council’s ‘NSCI Safety Awards’ for the year 2016 in New Delhi.

Altogether 70 organisations have… Read More

11th Civil Services Day function begins

The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurated the two-day 11th Civil Services Day programme here today. The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh also addressed the function. The Civil Services … Read More

UP Government decides to change sugarcane price fixation policy

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to change its sugarcane price fixation policy from next crushing season. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced it yesterday after meeting with representatives of sugarcane millers.

He directed the officials to follow the Maharashtra and Karnataka government’s pricing policies of sugarcane and implement… Read More

Instagram for Government depicts the Story of Emerging New India

Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu has said Social Media is a powerful tool to fulfil the communication needs of the Government and implement the vision of the Prime Minister “Minimum Government, Maximum Governance”. It is also an important medium to bring about transformational change and act as a catalyst for the emerging… Read More

M Venkaiah Naidu addresses MindMine Summit

Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that scripting of New India by bringing disruptive changes in governance had resulted in removing deficiencies, catalysing proficiencies and reaping efficiencies. The transformational initiatives brought out by the Government aimed at initiating change and altering the … Read More

NGT orders immediate closure of industries near Bengaluru lake


The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed an immediate and complete shutdown of all industries around Bengaluru’s Bellandur Lake where a mound of garbage was set on fire in February this year.

Slamming the local civic bodies for inaction, a bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar also banned dumping of any kind of municipal solid… Read More