Daily Archives: September 3, 2017

President of India allocates portfolios of the Council of Ministers

allocates portfolios of the Council of Ministers

The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the following members of the Union Council of Ministers:-

Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman emerged as the biggest gainer of the cabinet reshuffle on Sunday as Prime Minister Modi gave her the heavyweight Defence portfolio, while Piyush Goyal replaced Suresh … Read More

Nine new Ministers inducted into Union Council of Ministers

Nine new Ministers inducted into Union Council of Ministers -indian Bureaucracy

Nine new Ministers of state were inducted in the Union Council of Ministers today. Four Ministers of state were elevated to the cabinet rank. Country today got a woman Defence minister in Nirmala Sitharaman.
Dharmendra Pradhan is given additional charge of Skill Development.

Shri Piyush Goyal is new Railways minister in addition to coal.

Shri Mukhtar Abbas… Read More

Manohar Parrikar launched Goa Logo for FIFA U-17 World Cup

CM Parrikar launches Goa Log

The ‘Goa Logo’ for the FIFA Under-17 World Cup was launched by Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar at the GMC stadium at Bambolim.The ‘Goa Logo’ resembles a common sight of people playing the beautiful game on the green fields of the coastal state bordered by swaying coconut palms in the backdrop of evening sunlight.

The colours used … Read More

Haryana Government to sign MoU with Switzerland

Haryana Government

The Haryana government will soon sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Switzerland to boost tourism in the state.A Swiss delegation, who called on State’s Tourism Minister Ram Bilas Sharma recently, has shown keen interest in this regard, Sharma said today addressing a function at Bahadurgarh, according to an official release.

Sharma was addressing… Read More

Breaking Inter-generational Cycle of Malnutrition & Optimising the IYCF Practices

Santosh Jain Passi

Malnutrition among populations – particularly the children, is an interplay of multiple factors like illiteracy, ignorance, poverty, large families, lack of resources including food/nutrition insecurity and poor access to health care services. Since long, our government’s endeavour has been to reduce morbidity/mortality rates by implementing… Read More

Selection for the post of Director- Marketing | NTC


The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) is seeking qualified candidates for the post of
Director(Marketing), National Textile Corporation Limited(NTC).

Last Date of Receipt:on 16th October 2017

More:http://pesb.gov.in/Vacancy/NTC-DIR-MKT.pdfRead More

Lt General Paramjit Singh takes over as Commandant | MCEME

Lt General Paramjit Singh

Lieutenant General Paramjit Singh on took over the Command of Military College of Electronics and Mechanical Engineering (MCEME) as Commandant in Secunderabad.

The General Officer took over the reins of MCEME from Lieutenant General K.K.Aggarwal, who has proceeded to Integrated Headquarters of Ministry of Defence (Army), New Delhi as Director General… Read More

Scheme launched for senior citizens belonging to BPL category in Gujarat

Scheme launched

Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment, Thaawarchand Gehlot has launched a scheme that provides for physical aids and assisted-living devices for senior citizens belonging to the BPL category in Gujarat.

Speaking on the occasion at Savli town near Vadodara yesterday, Mr Gehlot appreciated the efforts of the state government in helping senior… Read More

NALCO launches new Value-Added Product


National Aluminium Company Limited, the Navratna CPSE, under Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India has formally launched AA 3105 Alloy Fan Blade stock, a superior Value Added Rolled Product on 31 st August 2017. The first consignment of the product was flagged off at NALCO’s Smelter Plant in Angul by Shri R.K. Mishra, Executive Director (S&P), Shri A Acharya,… Read More

99% of demonetised notes back in system | RBI

Reserve Bank of India

The Reserve Bank of India  in its annual report confirmed that almost 99 per cent of banned Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes that were demonetised last November have returned to the system.
In the report for 2016-17, the RBI said that out of 632.6 crore pieces of Rs 1,000 currency notes in circulation, 8.9 crore have not been returned post the note ban last November.

The… Read More