Daily Archives: November 8, 2017
Summary:Spread out over unfathomable distances, this cold, diffuse gas between galaxies — called the intergalactic medium, or IGM for short — hardly emits any light, making it difficult to study.
Though stars and galaxies fill our night sky, most of the matter in the universe resides in the dark voids in between. Spread out over unfathomable … Read More
The Maharashtra government has decided to set up committees to focus on climate resilience in over 5,000 villages of 15 districts in the state.As per a Government Resolution (GR) issued yesterday, under the Nanaji Deshmukh Krushi Sanjivanee Project, Village Climate Resilient Agriculture Management Committees (VCRMCs) would be set up at a cost of Rs 4,000… Read More
The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh chaired the second meeting of Island Development Agency (IDA) here today. The Island Development Agency reviewed the concept development plans and detailed master plans for holistic development of 09 islands (four in A&N Islands i.e. Smith, Ross, Long, Avis) and (five in Lakshadweep i.e. Minicoy, Bangaram,… Read More
Over 110 Officer Trainees of the 2016 batch of the Indian Police Service, called on the PM Shri Narendra Modi. Interacting with the Officer Trainees, the Prime Minister emphasized on the importance of subjects such as a human approach in policing; and technology. He recalled the sacrifices of over 33,000 police personnel, who have laid down their lives… Read More
Five time world champion, Mary Kom notched up her fifth gold medal in 48 kg category in Asian Women’s Boxing Championships at Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam today. This was Mary Kom’s fifth final in only six appearances, which means she remains unbeaten in the summit clash of the continental championship.
Up against North Korea’s Kim Hyang Mi, the… Read More
WCD Minister Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi today launched a comprehensive SHe-Box online complaint Management System for women working in both public and private organizations to lodge complaints of sexual harassment at workplace. The SHe-Box was launched in New Delhi today to ensure the effective implementation of the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace… Read More
Election Commission has banned the Exit poll for Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat assembly elections till evening, 14th of December. The single-phase assembly election in Himachal Pradesh will be held tomorrow.
While the first phase of polls in Gujarat will take place on 9th of December and the second phase on 14th of December. In a statement, the poll body yesterday… Read More
Summary:Healthcare staff who regularly share the emotional, social or ethical challenges they face in the workplace experience less psychological distress, improved teamwork and increased empathy and compassion for patients and colleagues, a new study reports.
Healthcare staff who regularly share the emotional, social or ethical challenges they … Read More
A Financing Agreement for IBRD loan of US$ 119 million (equivalent) for the “Odisha Higher Education Programme for Excellence & Equity (OHEPEE) Project” was signed with the World Bank here today. The Financing Agreement was signed by Mr. Sameer Kumar Khare (Joint Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs) on behalf of Government of India and Mr.… Read More
The government is working on launching the second phase of promoting digital payments from January, according to an official source.”A committee under DAVP (Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity) is working on plans to start promotion of digital payments from January onward.
“Information and Broadcasting ministry along with … Read More