Daily Archives: January 9, 2018

First Health Ministers Roundtable on Food Safety & Nutrition

J.P. Nadda

Central Government is providing support to the tune of Rs. 482 crore for the States. As many as 45 State labs are to be strengthened. I request the States to come forward with the proposals or give us the plan for strengthening the laboratories.”This was stated by Shri J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare as he presided over the ‘First Health… Read More

Somesh Goyal IPS appointed DGP- Prisons & Correctional Services, HP

Somesh Goyal IPS

Shri Somesh Goyal IPS (Himachal Pradesh 1984) presently Director General of Police (DGP) Government of Himachal Pradesh, has been appointed as DGP (Prisons and Correctional Services) Himachal Pradesh Police.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Somesh Goyal the very best.… Read More

Indian Railways launches new Online Vendor Registration System

Indian Railways

In-line with the philosophy of the Government to make systems and procedures digital and transparent, Research Designs & Standards Organisation (RDSO), (headquartered at Lucknow), the research arm of Ministry of Railways, has launched “New Online Vender Registration System”. This system was evolved after Minister of Railways & Coal,… Read More

Direct Tax Collections for FY 2017-2018 show Growth of 18.2% up

Direct Tax collections

Direct tax collections soared 18.2 per cent during the first nine months of current fiscal at Rs 6.56 lakh crore, the finance ministry said .In a statement, the ministry said provisional numbers for direct taxes collections showed an 18.2 per cent growth during April-December.

Direct taxes are made up of income tax paid by individuals, wealth tax and corporation… Read More

S R Mardi IPS appointed DGP | Himachal Pradesh

Sita Ram Mardi IPS

Shri Sita Ram Mardi IPS (Himachal Pradesh 1986) presently  DGP (Home Guard and Civil Defence) has been appointed as the new Director General of Police in Himachal Pradesh government  .

Shri Mardi replaces Somesh Goyal who would hold the charge of DGP (Prisons and Correctional Services).In his 32-year career, Mardi has served in various positions, … Read More

Rajesh Ranjan IFS appointed High Commissioner to Botswana

India to Botswana

Shri Rajesh Ranjan IFS (2OO1), presently Director in the Ministry of External Affairs has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to Botswana.He is expected to take up his assignment shortly.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Rajesh Ranjan the very best.… Read More

18th All India Whips Conference inaugurated at Rajasthan

All India Whips Conference

The 18th All India Whips’ Conference was inaugurated by Shri Ananthkumar, Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs and Chemical & Fertilizers today at Udaipur, Rajasthan. Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt. Vasundhara Raje Scindia, presided over the inaugural session as the Chief Guest. The two-day conference is hosting around 90 Delegates belonging… Read More

GVK signing of concession agreement with CIDCO


GVK Power and Infrastructure has signed a concession agreement with City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra,CIDCO, to create a special purpose vehicle for developing the state’s much ambitious Navi Mumbai International Airport.

In a statement issued in Mumbai the company said that GVK through its subsidiary, Mumbai International… Read More

India first multi-petaflop supercomputer Pratyush to nation

Harsh Vardhan

Union Minister of Earth Sciences Dr Harsh Vardhan yesterday dedicated India’s fastest and first multi-petaflops supercomputer to the nation in Pune. The supercomputer named as ‘Pratyush’ meaning the Sun, established at the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM), Pune, will be a national facility for improving weather and climate forecasts… Read More

Centre urges SC to modify order on mandatory playing of National Anthem in cinema halls

National Anthem

The Centre has suggested the Supreme Court to modify its earlier order making it mandatory for cinema halls to play the national anthem before screening of a feature film.

The affidavit filed by Centre in the Apex Court yesterday said an inter-ministerial committee has been set up as framing of guidelines describing circumstances and occasions on which the… Read More

NALCO 38 th Foundation Day celebrations


As part of its 38 th Foundation Day celebrations, held at Bhubaneswar, the Navratna CPSE, National Aluminium Company (NALCO)  dedicated three of its projects to the Nation. The projects included launching of mining activity at south block of Panchpatamali Bauxite Mines, 18.5 MW Turbo Generator at Alumina Refinery, Damanjodi and Nano Technology based … Read More