Daily Archives: September 11, 2017

Training workshop on capacity building of Indian Zoo Veterinarians

Training Workshop

Appreciating the difficulties faced by the Zoo Veterinarians in the diagnosis of diseases and treatment of the wild animals kept in captivity, Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has said that advancements such as C.A.T scan and M.R.I must be used for the benefit of animals. Speaking at the inaugural session of the training… Read More

DoNER Ministry organised 2 day North East Calling festival


The two-day festival ‘North East Calling’, organized by the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) concluded here yesterday. The Cabinet Secretary Shri P. K. Sinha was the Chief Guest at the closing ceremony. The Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Shri N K Sinha, Secretary, Ministry of DoNER Shri Naveen Verma and Secretary,… Read More

Walk to empower women in digital, financial literacy

Walk to empower

Having hiked over 25 trails across the globe, it was time that Srishti Bakshi now walked across her own country, and what better way to do it than with a social impact campaign.As a Champion for Change with Empower Women Initiative by United Nations Women, Bakshi decided to put her skills and knowledge set to use for the benefit of humanity.

The avid hiker will now… Read More

15 September Last date for nominations of Padma Awards 2018

Padma Awards 2018

The process of nominations for the Padma Awards, 2018 is on. The last date for receipt of the nominations for the Padma Awards 2018 is September 15, 2017.

The nominations/recommendations for the Padma Awards are being received online only on the Padma portal designed by MHA, which is available on the address www.padmaawards.gov.in. With the online portal,… Read More

AAI undertakes construction of integrated cargo terminal at Imphal airport

Imphal airport

Airports Authority of India will undertake the work for construction of Integrated Cargo Terminal at Imphal Airport after obtaining grant-in-aid under Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme (TIES) of Ministry of Commerce & Industry (MoC&I), Govt. of India. The Government of Manipur had planned to establish an Export Import Cargo Terminal (EICT)… Read More

BHEL bags PSE Excellence Awards

BHEL bags

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has been conferred PSE Excellence Awards 2016 for R&D, Technology Development & Innovation, Human Resource Management Excellence and for Contribution of Women in PSEs, in the Maharatna & Navratna CPSEs category by the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC). The awards were received by Mr. Atul Sobti, Chairman… Read More

National Nutrition Week 2017 | Getting Nutrition from humble Rotis

Venus Ratnani

Food historians say that roti originated from Indus valley civilization 5000 years ago. Roti has such prominence in India’s cuisine that a meal would be considered incomplete without a roti.

Part of being Desi is appreciating Asian staple foods like roti or chapatti or as the Videshis call it ‘wheat flatbread’. How good these rotis taste especially … Read More

Sanjeev Sinha appointed Adviser | Ahmedabad Mumbai High Speed Rail project

Sanjeev Sinha,

Shri Sanjeev Sinha, former Tata Executive in Tokyo and the first IIT-ian from Barmer, Rajasthan, has been appointed as adviser for the Ahmedabad-Mumbai High Speed Rail project by Japan Railways.

The ground-breaking ceremony for the project, estimated to cost about Rs 1 lakh crore, is planned in Ahmedabad on September 14 in the presence of Prime Ministers … Read More

Selection for the post of Director- Finance | NMDC Limited


The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) is seeking qualified candidates for the post of Director(Finance), NMDC Limited.

Last Date of Receipt:07 th November 2017. 

More:http://pesb.gov.in/Vacancy/NMDC-DIR-FIN.pdfRead More

Ritu Maheshwari takes charge as DM, Ghaziabad

Ritu Maheshwari IAS

Ms. Ritu Maheshwari IAS (Uttar Pradesh 2003) presently Vice Chairman Agra Development Authority takes charge as Ghaziabad District Magistrate.

She took charge from Chief development officer Ramesh Ranjan who was working as officiating District Magistrate. Ms. Maheshwari after taking charge said she would work towards strengthening education, health… Read More

4-wheelers to get eco-friendly service permit in Delhi

Haryana CM

The Delhi State Transport Authority (STA) has decided to give permits to battery and CNG-run four-wheelers under its ‘eco-friendly service’, which presently gives licence only to three-wheeler green vehicles.The STA at a recent meeting approved the expansion of the ‘eco-friendly service’ to include in its ambit green four-… Read More

Haryana CM announces incentives for nomadic people


Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced incentives like permanent houses, ration card, voter card and Aadhaar Card for nomadic people to bring the Vimukt, Ghumantu, Ardh-Ghumantu and Tapriwas Jati people into the mainstream.

Making the announcement at the 66th state-level ‘Vimukti Diwas’ programme here, Khattar said a post… Read More