Daily Archives: February 21, 2018
Summary:When reducing the water used to water cherry tomato crops by more than 50%, the product not only maintains its quality, both commercially and nutritionally, but it also even increases the level of carotenoids, compounds of great interest in the food-processing industry. In addition to being natural colorings, some are Vitamin-A precursors, which… Read More
India’s indigenous light transport aircraft SARAS has been successfully test flown for a second time today. The flight commanded by Wing Commander U.P. Singh, Group Captain R.V. Panicker and Group Captain K.P. Bhat of Indian Air Force- Aircraft and System Testing Establishment, took off from HAL’s airport in Bengaluru for a text book flight.
This was… Read More
The New India Budget presented by the Finance Minister has cemented NITI Aayog’s role as a driver of transformational change in the country, said Hon’ble MoS (IC) for Planning Shri Rao Inderjit Singh, addressing a press conference highlighting the budget allocations, achievements and programmes of NITI Aayog.
Allocations for the Ministry of Planning,… Read More
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has won a prestigious contract for setting up a Gas Turbine based Captive Power Plant on Lumpsum Turnkey (LSTK basis) under International Competitive Bidding (ICB).Valued at Rs.1,034 Crore, the order has been placed on BHEL by Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) for its Visakh Refinery expansion project… Read More
Summary:Tropical trees in the Amazon Rainforest may be more drought resistant than previously thought, according to a new study. That’s good news, since the Amazon stores about 20 percent of all carbon in the Earth’s biomass, which helps reduce global warming by lowering the planet’s greenhouse gas levels.
Tropical trees in the Amazon… Read More
Shri Harish Kumar Vashisht IRS (C&CE 2001) presently Director, Department of Investment and Public Asset Management has been given premature Repatriation to his parent cadre on personal grounds.
IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Harish Kumar Vashisht the very best.… Read More
Shri N K Santoshi ISS (1992 ) presently Deputy Director General, Ministry of labour and Employment has been given aaditional Charge of the post of CVO, Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) for a period of three months.
IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri N K Santoshi the very best.… Read More
Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh launched six new features of National Agriculture Market (e-NAM) platform in New Delhi. Mr Singh said the new features will make it more user-friendly. He said e-NAM is one of the major and important flagship schemes of the government which is being implemented with the objective of providing competitive and remunerative… Read More
Union Drinking Water and Sanitation minister Uma Bharati launched the Gangotri Swachh Iconic Place project and Swajal — a community owned drinking water programme — in Uttarakhand’s Uttarkashi district.Under a special initiative, the minister also announced the ‘Bagori Ganga Gram’ project for the state’s Bagori… Read More