Daily Archives: February 22, 2018

Enhanced education could help educate people on Marine Litter


Summary:Research has revealed that designing systematic and innovative education tools to teachers and students can make a significant and positive contribution to their understanding of the problem of marine litter — and their willingness to do something about it.

Finding a solution to the causes and impacts of marine litter is now widely recognised… Read More

Manohar Parrikar presents 17,123 Cr budget for 2018-19

Manohar Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar presented in the state assembly a Rs 17,123-crore budget for 2018-19, an increase of 6.84 per cent over the ongoing fiscal, with a stress on education and job creation.Parrikar, who was undergoing treatment at a Mumbai hospital for a pancreatic ailment, returned here this afternoon.

The chief minister was present in the… Read More

Indian bureaucrats to get PM award for promoting digital payments


Prime Minister Narendra Modi would award select bureaucrats from across the country for promoting central government’s key programmes, including promotion of digital payments, on the occasion of civil services day in April, according to an official statement issued .

A total of 2,010 applications have been received from various officers for Prime… Read More

Akshay Kumar Singh appointed Director-Pipelines | Indian Oil

Indian Oil Corporation

Shri Akshay Kumar Singh presently Executive Director, GAIL (India) Limited has been appointed for the post of Director(Pipelines), Indian Oil Corporation Ltd by Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Akshay Kumar Singh the very best.… Read More

Rajvant Pal Singh IPS appointed DG- Railways, Haryana

Rajvant Pal Singh IPS 

Shri Rajvant Pal Singh IPS  (Haryana 1985) batch, who is presently  as DGP/OSD Rules,PHQ, Panchkula district, Haryana Police, has been appointed as DG Railways, Haryana Police.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Rajvant Pal Singh the very best.… Read More

Arunachal Pradesh 925 Cr Special Package | To strengthen power transmission

power transmission

The Centre has announced a special package of 925 crore rupees for strengthening the power transmission and distribution system in Arunachal Pradesh. Union Minister of State for Power and New and Renewable Energy, RK Singh made the announcement yesterday while chairing a review meeting of the power sector with senior officers of the state government in… Read More

New technologies for Housing Projects | Hardeep Puri

Government to adopt new technologies

Housing and Urban affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said that government will adopt new technologies for their housing projects to provide a further boost to the housing sector. Addressing the National Seminar on Emerging Building Materials and Construction Technologies in New Delhi, Mr Puri said, to construct new building, green technology is the… Read More

1st Indian woman to fly fighter aircraft solo- Avani Chaturvedi

Avani Chaturvedi becomes first Indian woman to fly fighter

Flying officer Avani Chaturvedi has scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman to fly a fighter aircraft solo.
An Indian Air Force official said, she flew a MiG-21 bison in her first solo sortie from IAF’s Jamnagar base in Gujarat .She is one of the three in the first batch of female pilots, besides Bhawana Kanth and Mohana Singh, who were inducted… Read More

Chander Shekhar IAS gets additional charge as Special Secretary- Home-I, Haryana

Chander Shekhar IAS

Shri Chander Shekhar IAS (Haryana 2005) presently Special Secretary to Government, Haryana, Forests Department and Special Secretary to Govt of Haryana, Secretariat Establishment  has been given additional charge as Special Secretary to Government, Haryana, Home-I relieving Shri Vikas Yadav IAS (Haryana 2003).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri… Read More

Watching too much television can cause fatal blood clots


Summary:Spending too much time in front of the television could increase your chance of developing potentially fatal blood clots known as venous thrombosis. Even trying to counterbalance hours of TV watching through adequate exercise is not effective warn researchers.

Spending too much time in front of the television could increase your chance of developing… Read More

Successful night trial of Prithvi-II Missile

Prithvi-II missile

India successfully conducted night trial of its indigenously developed surface-to-surface nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile off Odisha coast. The Strategic Forces Command of the Indian Army conducted the user trial of the 350 km range missile from a mobile launcher from launch complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur near Balasore in Odisha… Read More