Daily Archives: November 14, 2017
Summary:Researchers describe the development of several new methods for TB diagnosis that improve the speed, accuracy, and cost of TB detection.
Skeletal remains dating to the Neolithic era in Egypt bear tell-tale traces of tuberculosis (TB) — a disease that is estimated to have killed a billion people in the last two centuries alone.
The bacteria… Read More
The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind gave away the National Child Awards 2017 on the occasion of Children’s Day in New Delhi today. The Awards were given in the presence of Minister of State for Women & Child Development, Dr. Virendra Kumar. The National Child Awards 2017 are given to celebrate the exceptional achievements of children; as well… Read More
Shri R.K. Singh, Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, launched the National Power Portal (NPP)here today. The portal may be accessed at http://npp.gov.in.
NPP is a centralised system for Indian Power Sector which facilitates online data capture/ input (daily, monthly, annually) from generation, transmission… Read More
Shri Hardeep S Puri, Housing and Urban Affairs Minister has asked HUDCO to prioritize Affordable Housing in all its endeavors to contribute to Housing for All by 2022. He was speaking at the inauguration of HUDCO Build Tech– 2017 pavilion at ITPO here today. Sh Ravi kanth, CMD, HUDCO was also present on the occasion. Addressing on the occasion, Sh Puri lauded… Read More
Shri Diptiman Das, CMD, EdCIL handed over the dividend cheque of Rs 10 Crore for the Financial Year 2016-17 to Shri Prakash Javadekar, Union HRD Minister in the presence of Dr Satyapal Singh MoS, HRD, Shri K K Sharma, Secretary (Higher Education) and Shri R Subramanyam, Additional Secretary (Technical Education).
The Dividend matches the highest-ever dividend… Read More
Shri R Rajagopal IAS ( Tamil Nadu 1984) presently Adviser, Inter State Council Secretariat, Ministry of Home Affairs has been given premature repatriation to his cadre without imposing the condition of ‘extended cooling off’.
Shri R. Rajagopal IAS served as the Chairman and Managing Director of Cement Corporation of India Ltd. (CCI)… Read More
The first leg of the Delhi-Meerut Expressway, which includes India’s first 14-lane highway and 2.5 metre cycle track, will be completed by next month, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said .It is being completed in a record 14 months as against the scheduled 30 months, the Road Transport and Highways Minister said.
On completion, the expressway will reduce… Read More
Wholesale inflation rose to a 6-month high of 3(point)59 per cent in October this year, as prices of food articles, led by onions and vegetables, climbed. Inflation based on the Wholesale Price Index had stood at 2.6 per cent in September this year, and 1.27 percent in October last year.
Government data released today showed that inflation in food articles… Read More
At least 118 trains delayed, 34 rescheduled and 10 were cancelled due to fog in northern India.
According to the Delhi International Airport Limited, no flights were delayed or cancelled.… Read More
Shri Ravi Bangar IFS (1982) presently Ambassador of lndia to Colombia, has been concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to Ecuador, with residence in Bogota.Shri Ravi Bangar was appointed High Commissioner of India to Cyprus in 2013 and arrived in.Cyprus on 13 December 2013. He presented his credentials to H.E. Mr. Nicos Anastasiades, President… Read More
In an Indian Bureaucracy appointment news update, Dr. Sunil Gautam IRS (IT 1999) has been appointed as Private Secretary to Minister for Minority Affairs (Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi) in Ministry of Minority Affairs at the level of Director for the period of five years upto 02.02.2020.
IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Dr. Sunil Gautam the very best.… Read More
Summary:A new study shows that inactive, overweight people can lose fat mass just as effectively by riding the bike to work than by exercising in their leisure time. It is a time-effective solution if you want to be physically active, but lead a busy everyday life, the researchers say.
Jump on the bike and enjoy the morning ride to work. If you are overweight and… Read More