Daily Archives: February 15, 2018

Preeti Sudan given additional charge as Secretary | Health Research Department

Preeti Sudan IAS

Ms Preeti Sudan IAS (Andhra Pradesh 1983) presently Secretary, Department of Health & Family Welfare  has been given  additional charge of the post of Secretary, Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare with immediate effect or until further orders.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Ms Preeti Sudan the very best.… Read More

Only one-third of patients diagnosed with depression start treatment


Summary:Despite the wide availability of effective treatments for depression and a growing effort nationwide to detect and begin treating depression during primary care visits, only about one-third of individuals newly diagnosed with depression start treatment.

Despite the wide availability of effective treatments for depression and a growing effort… Read More

Mahesh Sharma unveils 8th edition of Theatre Olympics

8th edition of Theatre Olympics

Theatre lovers in India have a reason to rejoice! The country is set to host the largest international theatre festival – the 8th Theatre Olympics – for the first time, with participation from 30 countries in a series of performances to be held across India. While unveiling the festival here, Union Minister of State for Culture (IC), Dr Mahesh… Read More

India signs 2nd loan Agreement with New Development Bank

New Development Bank

The Loan Agreement for financing of Rajasthan Water Sector Restructuring Project for the Desert Areas was signed between Government of India and the New Development Bank (NDB) on 13th February 2018 at New Delhi. This is the first tranche loan of USD 100 million approved by the NDB under the Multi Tranche Financing Facility of USD 345 million for this project.… Read More

Atal Pension Yojana subscribers’ crosses 86 Lacs mark

Atal Pension Yojana

With a view to bring the economically disadvantaged section of the society in the unorganized sector within the pension fold or old age income security coverage, Government had launched the Atal Pension Yojana (APY)in May 2015. ​Pension Fund Regulatory and Development A​uthority (PFRDA) in association with Department of Financial Services, … Read More

ITDC posts 18.30 Cr profit in Q3 of FY 2017-18


India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) ltd, the public sector undertaking under the aegis of Ministry of Tourism, posted a noteworthy performance in the 3rd quarter of the current financial year 2017-18. The total turnover in third quarter ending December 2017 stood at Rs. 108.01 cr and the company registered Profit Before Tax (PBT) at Rs.… Read More

India first radio festival being held in Delhi

World Radio Day

India’s first radio festival is being held in New Delhi to mark World Radio Day. The festival is being organized by International Association of Women in Radio and Television, in collaboration with UNESCO. In the inaugural session, Paralympian Deepa Malik in her address said, radio talks about positivity and it is pivotal in celebrating sports.… Read More

Study finds that Autism, schizophrenia & bipolar disorder share molecular traits

schizophrenia & bipolar disorder

Summary:Most medical conditions are largely defined by their physical symptoms. Psychiatric illnesses, however, are largely defined by a person’s behavior. A new study challenges that distinction, identifying many shared — and distinct — patterns of gene expression in the brains of people with autism, schizophrenia and bipolar … Read More

Hargobinder Singh Dhaliwal appointed Director Security | AAI

Hargobinder Singh Dhaliwal IPS

Shri Hargobinder Singh Dhaliwal IPS (AGMUT 1997) appointed as Director Security Airport Authority of India (AAI), Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India, has taken over charge as Director Security Airport Authority of India, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Hargobinder Singh Dhaliwal the very best.… Read More

NLCIL PAT grows by more than 10%


The total revenue of the company for the nine month period  of 2017-18 stood at Rs.6256.29 Cr  as compared  to Rs. 6074.43 Crore in the corresponding period of previous year registering a growth of 2.99%. The Company total Profit After Tax (PAT)  during the current Nine Month period stood at Rs. 956.78 Crore as compared to Rs.867.34 Crore in the corresponding … Read More

LPG Panchayat at the Rastrapati Bhawan

LPG Panchayat

A LPG Panchayat was organised today at Rastrapati Bhawan in the august presence of Hon’ble President of India Mr. Ram Nath Kovind. Mr. Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship along with women Member of Parliaments from various constituencies, eminent personalities… Read More