Monthly Archives: November 2017
Summary:New work marks a decisive milestone for bringing the idea for scaling up quantum computers into the realm of feasibility.
A future quantum computer, using “quantum bits” or qubits, might be able to solve problems which are not tractable for classical computers.
Scientists are currently struggling to build devices with more than a few… Read More
Summary:U.S. state policies aimed at mitigating power plant emissions vary widely in effectiveness, finds a new study. The analysis shows that policies with mandatory compliance are associated with the largest reductions in power plant emissions.
U.S. state policies aimed at mitigating power plant emissions vary widely in effectiveness, finds a new … Read More
In the wake of protectionism, knowledge sharing and student exchange programmes become critical and gives a new hope for tomorrow. Around five million students move around the globe for education. India was among one of the nations with high outflow of students, the country spends more than $20 billion on students studying abroad and there was a need to make… Read More
The World Food Day (WFD) is celebrated on October 16 to commemorate the founding of Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) in 1945. This is the most celebrated day of the United Nations as over 150 countries across the world organize events to create awareness leading food security and to achieve Zero Hunger Huger by 2030.
This year the theme is ‘Change the… Read More
The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) is seeking qualified candidates for the post Director(Technical), Steel Authority of India Limited(SAIL).
Last Date of Receipt: on 14th December 2017
Summary:Ozone pollution near Earth’s surface is one of the main ingredients of summertime smog. It is also not directly measurable from space due to the abundance of ozone higher in the atmosphere, which obscures measurements of surface ozone. New research has devised a way to use satellite measurements of the precursor gases that contribute to ozone… Read More
Summary:New research examined the burden of air pollution and its association with mortality in Chinese cities.
New research presented today at APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo examined the burden of air pollution and its association with mortality in Chinese cities. The study by researchers at Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health… Read More
Summary:Scientists gain an insight into the fascinating world of atoms and molecules using x-ray microscopes. Ground-breaking research by physicists has paved the way towards new imaging techniques. The team of scientists have successfully developed and tested a method which is considerably more effective than conventional procedures.
Scientists… Read More
Rapid agriculture growth and rapid rural employment growth were always the focus of India’s policy makers. Mahatma Gandhi envisaged India as a Nation of self-sufficient autonomous village republics. Land – the summum bonum of rural existence, and agricultural structure was the most important determinant of India’s development. Highly skewed… Read More
The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) is seeking qualified candidates for the post of Director(Technical), Eastern Coalfields Limited(ECL).
Last Date of Receipt: on 07th December 2017.
Shri Apurva Chandra IAS (Maharashtra 1988) presently Additional Secretary, Department of Defence Production, has been appointed as Additional Secretary and Director General (acquisition) in Defence Ministry.
IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Apurva Chandra the very best.… Read More