Daily Archives: November 7, 2017

Sink or swim for salt marshes | Flow of carbon in marshes

Sink or swim

Summary:Salt marshes have the potential to store large amounts of carbon, but unfortunately these ecosystems face serious threats, from sea level rise, land use change, nutrient runoff and more. Using multiple sensors, ecologists are working to better understand the processes (and time scales) that control the flow of carbon in marshes. Changes in such… Read More

Coal India launched Grahak Sadak Koyla Vitaran App

Coal India 89 ongoing

Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Railways & Coal has launched ‘Grahak Sadak Koyla Vitaran App benefitting customers of Coal India Limited (CIL) lifting coal through road mode.

 

The customer friendly app, launched recently in Kolkata on CIL’s Foundation Day, helps achieve transparency in despatch operations, as a tool to monitor, whetherRead More

Pawan Hans organized Heli-Expo, India-International Civil Helicopter Conclave 2017

Heli Expo India

Pawan Hans organized India’s first Heli Expo India & International Civil Helicopters Conclave 2017 to Enhance Connectivity in General Civil Aviation, Heli-Tourism & Infrastructure. The Heli Expo was inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister of Tourism Uttrakhand, Sh. Satpal Maharajji, Secy MOCA, Sh.R.N Choubey, CMD PHL, Dr.B.P. Sharma among other… Read More

Ajay Yadav appointed Additional Secretary | GAD, Bihar Government

Ajay Yadav IAS

Shri Ajay Yadav IAS (Bihar 2005)  recently return from inter Cadre Deputation Government of Uttar Pradesh, has been appointed as Additional Secretary, (GAD) Government of Bihar.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Ajay Yadav  the very best.… Read More

Asanga Chuba Ao appointed Special Secretary | Mining & Minerals, Bihar

Asanga Chuba Ao IAS

Shri Asanga Chuba Ao IAS (Bihar 2003) recently return from inter cadre deputation Government of Nagaland, has been appointed as Special Secretary, Mining & Minerals Government of Bihar.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Asanga Chuba the very best.… Read More

Linking of mobile with Aadhaar | SC to hear on 13 Nov

SC to hear

The Supreme Court today said it would hear next week a plea challenging the Department of Telecommunication’s (DoT) notification on mandatory linking of mobile numbers with Aadhaar.
A bench of Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan fixed the matter for hearing on November 13.

The fresh plea seeks direction to quash the DoT notification of March 23 and hold… Read More

Belgium King Philippe accorded ceremonial reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan

Belgium King Philippe

Visiting Belgium King Philippe was accorded ceremonial reception at the forecourts of the Rashtrapati Bhawan Tuesday morning. Later, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met King Philippe.

MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said said the King and Mrs Swaraj had a conversation on expanding warm and friendly bilateral relations. The visiting dignitary… Read More

S P Hooda appointed appointed Joint Commissioner of Police | Northern Range Delhi Police

Sagar Preet Hooda,

Dr. Sagar Preet Hooda IPS (AGMUT 1997) recently return from Central Deputation as Director, Department of Sports, Ministry of Youth Affairs, has been appointed as Joint Commissioner of Police, Northern Range Delhi Police.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Dr. Sagar Preet Hooda the very best.… Read More

Study shows that Modern civilization does not diminish violence

Study shows

Summary:Modern civilization may not have dulled humankind’s bloodlust, but living in a large, organized society may increase the likelihood of surviving a war, an anthropology professor reports.

Modern civilization may not have dulled humankind’s bloodlust, but living in a large, organized society may increase the likelihood of surviving… Read More

Virender Singh promoted as Special Commissioner of Police-Ops | Delhi Police

Virender Singh IPS

Shri Virender Singh IPS ( AGMUT 1991) presently posted as Joint Commissioner of Police Central Range, Delhi Police, has been transferred on promotion as Special Commissioner of Police(Ops) Delhi Police.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes  Shri Virender Singh the very best.… Read More

Binoy Kumar appointed Special Secretary- Logistics | Commerce Department

Binoy Kumar IAS

Shri Binoy Kumar IAS (TG 1983) presently DGS&D has been appointed as Special Secretary, Logistics, Department of Commerce against the newly created post.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Binoy Kumar the very best.… Read More

Hasmukh Adhia appointed Secretary | Finance

Hasmukh Adhia IAS

Shri Hasmukh Adhia IAS (Gujarat 1981) presently Secretary, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance has been appointed as Finance Secretary.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes  Shri Hasmukh Adhia the very best.… Read More