Daily Archives: February 1, 2018

REC Partners with T-Hub to launch REC Innovation Platform


REC Foundation, the CSR arm of REC Limited, has joined hands with Telangana’s startup incubator T-Hub to launch ‘REC Innovation Platform’ aimed at raising 1800 young innovators in 30 government institutions in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Students will be mentored to produce 600 projects, out of which 30 projects will be selected for advanced mentoring… Read More

Army Dental Corps celebrates its 77th Raising Day

Army Dental Corps

Army Dental Corps is celebrating its 77th Raising Day with zeal and fervour in all Dental Centres spread across the three services; Army, Navy and Air Force at different parts of the country. The main event was held at Army Dental Corps (Research & Referral), Delhi Cantt. where Director General Dental Services (DGDS) and Col Commandant, Army Dental Corps… Read More

MSMEs provided 3794 Cr for Credit Support & Innovation

Announcing that a provision of Rs. 3794 crore has been provided in the General Budget 2018-19 for the Medium, Small and Micro Enterprises (MSMEs),the Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley said that this has been done to provide credit support, capital and interest subsidy and innovations to this Sector. Presenting the General… Read More

P K Jha gets additional charge as Secretary | Parliamentary Affairs

Prabhas Kumar Jha IAS

Shri Prabhas Kumar Jha IAS (Uttar Pradesh 1982) presently Secretary, Department of Official Language has been given additional charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs With immediate effect and until further orders.

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

Amarjeet Sinha gets additional charge as Secretary | Ministry of Panchayat Raj

Amarjeet Sinha IAS

Shri Amarjeet Sinha IAS (Bihar 1983) presently Secretary, Department of Rural Development has been given additional charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Panchayat Raj with immediate effect and until further orders.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Amarjeet Sinha the very best.… Read More

K V Eapen gets additional charge as Secretary | Statistics and Programme Implementation

K V Eapen IAS

Shri K V Eapen IAS (AM 1984) presently Secretary, Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances has been given additional charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation with immediate effect and until further orders.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri K V Eapen the very best.… Read More

Ayushman Bharat for a new India -2022, announced

Arun Jaitely

The Government  announced two major initiatives in health sector , as part of Ayushman Bharat programme. The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitely while presenting the General Budget 2018-19 in Parliament here today said that this was aimed at making path breaking interventions to address health holistically, in primary,… Read More

Union Budget 2018-19 Highlights

Union Budget

Highlights of the Union Budget for 2018-19 presented in the Lok Sabha by Finance Minister Arun Jaitly on Thursday:

* Tax buoyancy more than expected, thanks to greater compliance

* Demonetisation was received by honest tax-payers as ‘Imaandari ka Utsav’

* Measures on rationalising long-term capital gains

* Companies with turnover of upto Rs 250 crore… Read More

Launch of Gobar-Dhan Scheme to improve lives of villagers

Gobar-Dhan Scheme

In an effort to make the villages open defecation free and improving the lives of villagers, the Finance Minister in his budget speech today announced the launch of Galvanizing Organic Bio-Agro Resources Dhan (GOBAR-DHAN) .  The Minister  added that this will manage and convert cattle dung and solid waste in farms to compost, bio-gas and  bio-CNG.

The … Read More

Subhash Kumar takes charge as Director-Finance, ONGC

Subhash Kumar

Mr Subhash Kumar has taken charge as Director (Finance), ONGC on 31 January 2018. Mr Kumar was recommended to the position by Public Enterprise Selection Board (PESB) on 26th October, 2017 and has been appointed to the post by the President of India.

Prior to joining as Director (Finance), ONGC, Mr Kumar served a brief stint with Petronet LNG Limited where he … Read More

IndianOil commissions Octamax Unit at Mathura Refinery

Indian Oil Corporation

Indian Oil Corporation (IndianOil) has once again demonstrated its competence in successful implementation of state-of-the-art refining technologies developed by its own R&D Centre with the timely commissioning of the Octamax Unit at its Mathura Refinery.

The breakthrough technology developed by IndianOil’s R&D Centre converts C-4… Read More

Jamshedpur gets ISO 37120 Certification


Jamshedpur is one of the three cities in India along with Pune and Surat to be certified for ISO 37120 Sustainable Development of Communities: Indicators for City Services and Quality of Life, the new international standard; created by cities, for cities World Council on City Data (WCCD).

The 1st International Standard for sustainable cities measuring city… Read More