Daily Archives: March 6, 2018

Bats can carry viruses without getting sick | HOW ?

Summary:Bats are known to harbor highly pathogenic viruses like Ebola or Marburg and yet they do not show clinical signs of disease. Scientists find that in bats, an antiviral immune pathway called the STING-interferon pathway is dampened, and bats can maintain just enough defense against illness without triggering a heightened immune reaction.

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26 IPS Officers empanelled as Joint Secretary


In a Indian Bureaucracy News Update- 26 IPS Officers of the 1996 batch have been empanelled for holding the post of Joint Secretary or equivalent at the Centre (Initial) .

  1. Shri Ajay Chaudhry IPS (AGMUT 1996)
  2. Shri Anil Shukla IPS (AGMUT 1996)
  3. Ms. Shalini Singh IPS (AGMUT 1996)
  4. Dr S B Bagchi IPS (Andhra Pradesh 1996)
  5. Shri Nayyar H Khan IPS (Bihar 1996)
  6. Shri Vivekanand
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NTPC & IIMA join hands for World Class Institute in Energy Management


India’s power sector leader NTPC and top business school IIM-Ahmedabad announced a joint initiative to create a world class research institute at NTPC School of Business for policy prescription and churn out management graduates with focus on energy sector.

“We are proud to have entered an agreement, under which India’s marquee business… Read More

SJVN paid Interim dividend of 200.45 Cr to HP Government


SJVN Limited paid an interim dividend of ` 200.45 crore to the Govt. of Himachal Pradesh  holding 25.5% equity in the Company.  The dividend cheque was handed over to the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Shri Jai Ram Thakur by Shri Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director, SJVN Limited at Shimla.  The cheque was presented in the august… Read More

H S Yadav appointed Director | NERIST, Itanagar

H S Yadav

Dr. H S Yadav has been appointed to the post of Director, North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST), Itanagar on contract basis, for a period of 05 years with effect from the date of assumption of
the charge of the post.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Dr. H S Yadav the very best.… Read More

AAI MoU with EESL for placement of LED lights at airports and buildings


Airports Authority of India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Energy Efficiency Services Ltd. (EESL) to replace existing lights with energy efficient LED lights at various airports and buildings of AAI recently.  The MoU was signed by Shri. Anil Kumar Sharma, Executive Director (Engg), AAI and Shri. Saurabh Kumar, Managing Director,… Read More

Drier conditions could spell doom for Rocky Mountain spruce and fir trees


Summary:Drier summers and a decline in average snowpack over the past 40 years have severely hampered the establishment of two foundational tree species in subalpine regions of Colorado’s Front Range, suggesting that climate warming is already taking a toll on forest health in some areas of the southern Rocky Mountains.

Drier summers and a decline… Read More

Wings India 2018 an International Exhibition and Conference

Wings India 2018

International Exhibition and Conference on Civil Aviation sector, providing a congenial forum catering to the rapidly changing dynamics of the sector, focusing on new business acquisition, investments, policy formation and regional connectivity.

It will provide a much desired fillip to the aviation and restructured focused forums shall be instrumental… Read More

Siddhart Singh appointed as Non-Official Independent Director | HAL


Shri Siddhart Singh has been appointed as Non-Official Independent Director on the Board of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) for a period of three years.

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

5-Day ZED Capacity Building Training programme for MSMEs


This ZED Certification Scheme  is an extensive drive by the Government of India to enhance global competitiveness of MSMEs by providing them financial support in Assessment, Rating and Handholding of its manufacturing processes on Quality and Environment aspects.

The Scheme is based on the ZED Maturity Model that requires MSME to demonstrate their technical

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Inauguration of new Central Information Commission Building at Munirka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the new premises of Central Information Commission ( CIC) at Munirka in the national capital tomorrow. The new building will enable the Commission to function from a single location. Earlier it was working from two hired buildings. According to an official release, the new CIC building is a State of the Art-Green… Read More