Daily Archives: January 10, 2018

Krishna Kishore Govindarajula appointed Director | Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries, Delhi

Department of Animal Husbandry

Shri Krishna Kishore Govindarajula Indian Ordnance Factory Service(1991) has been appointed as Director in Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Fisheries, Delhi Under Central Staffing Scheme for a period of five years.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Krishna Kishore Govindarajula the very best.… Read More

Sanjoy Bhattacharya appointed Director- Planning | Andrew Yule & Co

Sanjoy Bhattacharya

Shri Sanjoy Bhattacharya presently General Manager (Engineering Division) Andrew Yule & Co. Ltd has been appointed for the post of Director (Planning), Andrew Yule & Co. Limited (AYCL).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Sanjoy Bhattacharya  the very best.… Read More

Government permits foreign investment of upto 49% in Air India

Air India

The Union Cabinet said foreign airlines would be able to invest up to 49 percent in Air India under approval route.The Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi noted that applicability of this ruling would be subject to two conditions- foreign investment(s) in Air India including that of foreign Airline(s) shall not exceed 49 percent,… Read More

NPCC to undertake infrastructure projects

NPCC

Union Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation and Parliamentary Affairs Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal has said that National Project ConstructionCorporation Ltd. (NPCC), a PSU of the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation will now undertake basic infrastructure projects like Road, … Read More

Cabinet approves number of amendments in FDI Policy

Cabinet

The Cabinet gave its approval to a number of amendments in the Foreign Direct Investment, FDI Policy. These are intended to liberalise and simplify the FDI policy so as to provide ease of doing business in the country. It will lead to larger FDI inflows contributing to growth of investment, income and employment.

As per the decision, Government approval is no… Read More

Indian-Americans welcome continuing H–1B visa extension

H–1B visa

Indian-Americans welcomed the Trump Administration’s decision of not blocking extensions to H-1B visas, saying the devastating move would have caused unprecedented brain drain and hurt American businesses. Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi said he welcomes the decision by the US Citizenship and Immigration Service to allow… Read More

Coal India new pricing policy to be linked with quality

Coal India

Coal India Ltd, the country’s largest miner, is set to introduce a new pricing policy for coal by April this year, which will be linked strictly to quality. CIL Chairman Gopal Singh said that the new mechanism will compute prices on every unit of gross calorific value (GCV) of coal, doing away with the grade policy at present.

He said one would pay exactly… Read More

1st PIO-Parliamentarian Conference held in New Delhi

1st PIO-Parliamentarian

The 1st PIO-Parliamentarian Conference was inaugurated by Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi here today. Welcoming the delegates to the Conference, the Prime Minister said that while many people may have left India over the course of hundreds of years, India continues to have a place in their minds and hearts. The Prime Minister said that PIOs (Persons… Read More

Army satisfied with supersonic Akash missile

supersonic Akash missile

Expressing satisfaction over the performance of Made-in-India supersonic Akash missile, Army Air Defence (AAD) Director General Parminder Singh Jaggi has said that the Army was looking for further performance enhancements in future.The Army had successfully carried out user trial of Akash, the Short-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (SRSAM) in December… Read More

Delhi Government to buy 1,000 new buses

Delhi government approves installation of CCTV cameras in buses

The Delhi government will buy 1,000 new standard-floor buses to improve the public transport system, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said .A proposal to procure the non-air-conditioned buses was approved by the Delhi Cabinet, Sisodia said, adding the new buses would boost the transport system in outer Delhi areas.

“The procurement is expected… Read More

Telecom Commission approves measures to boost tele-communication services

Telecom Commission

Telecom Commission has concurred with sectoral regulator TRAI’s suggestion to raise spectrum holding limit of mobile operators which will ease the exit route for operators under stress. Last month, the TRAI had recommended that the ceiling on spectrum held by mobile operators within a particular band should be removed.

It suggested a 50 per cent… Read More

PM to interact with economists, experts at NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with leading economists and the experts across sectors from all over the country at NITI Aayog . The select group of economists and sector experts have been invited by NITI Aayog for the deliberations with the Prime Minister on Economic Policy- The Road Ahead.

AIR correspondent reports that the emphasis during … Read More