Daily Archives: March 22, 2018

NTPC celebrates World Water Day

World Water Day

The Power Pavilion, Ministry of Power, Government of India is showcasing India’s Power Potential at the three day India Sourcing Fair -2018 held at St Petersburg, Russia from 20th -22th March, 2018. NTPC as the nodal agency for the Power Pavilion highlighted its potential as an International Player for New Power Projects in Developer Mode, taking over ofRead More

Ravi Shanker Sharma appointed Director | Industries and Commerce, Jammu

Ravi Shanker Sharma KAS

Dr Ravi Shanker Sharma KAS presently OSD with the Hon’ble Minister for Industries and Commerce, has been appointed as Director, Industries and Commerce, Jammu, vice Rajinder Singh Tara.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Dr Ravi Shanker Sharma the very best.

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Reva Kumari appointed Secretary | Ladakh Affairs Department, J&K

J&K logo

Ms Reva Kumari KAS presently Special Secretary to the Government J & K, Department of Culture,has been appointed as Secretary to the Government, Ladakh Affairs Department.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Ms Reva Kumari the very best.

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Rethinking how the media covers science | Is it crisis or self-correction 

Crisis or self-correctio

Summary:One of the recurring media narratives about the nature of science today is that it is ‘broken’ or ‘in crisis.’ But an analysis of how the media cover science news argues that generalizations about a crisis in science aren’t justified by the available evidence. The essay proposes that those who communicate science,… Read More

Chander Shekhar Khare given additional charge as CEO- GMCBL

Chander Shekhar Khare IAS

Shri  Chander Shekhar Khare IAS (Haryana 2008) presently Administrator, HUDA, Gurugram and Additional Director, Urban Estates, Gurugram has been given additional charge of Chief Executive Officer, Gurugram Metropolitan City Bus Limited (GMCBL), Gurugram.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri  Chander Shekhar Khare  the very best.… Read More

Pankaj Yadav given additional charge as DG and Secretary- Archives Department

Pankaj Yadav IAS

Shri Pankaj Yadav IAS (Haryana 2001) presently Commissioner, Karnal Division, Karnal and Commissioner, Rohtak Division, Rohtak has been given additional charge of Director General and Secretary, Archives Department, relieving Shri Praveen Kumar IAS (Haryana 2001).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Pankaj Yadav  the very best.… Read More

Supersonic Cruise Missile, BrahMos successfully flight tested


Formidable Supersonic Cruise Missile BrahMos was successfully flight tested at 8:42 AM this morning from Pokhran test range in Rajasthan. The precision strike weapon with Indian-made seeker flew in its designated trajectory and hit the target with pin-point accuracy.

Defence Minister Nirmala Sithraman congratulated the Armed Forces, Defence Research… Read More

Ashutosh Rajan appointed Joint Commissioner- MC, Old Faridabad & Vigilance Officer- HAFED

Ashutosh Rajan HCS

Shri Ashutosh Rajan HCS (2014) presently Vigilance Officer, HAFED, General Manager, Haryana Roadways, Chandigarh and Joint Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Old Faridabad has been appointed as Joint Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Old Faridabad and Vigilance Officer, HAFED.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Ashutosh Rajan the very best.… Read More

IRCTC introduces billing through Point of Sale in trains


Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has introduced billing through Point of Sale (POS) hand-held machines in trains to check overcharging by vendors.  IRCTC has been continuously taking passenger friendly steps to ensure smooth catering services. It said, this will help not only making passengers aware of relevant information… Read More

Rajesh S IFS appointed Director | Niti Aayog

Rajesh S IFS

Shri Rajesh S IFS (UT 2000) has been appointed as Director in the Niti Aayog, Delhi under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period up to 26.02.2021.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Rajesh S the very best.… Read More

In Costa Rica, Plants faring worse than monkeys in increasingly patchy forests

Summary:A new study shows that cattle ranching, agriculture and other human activities breaking up Costa Rican forests into isolated patchy fragments, are causing more problems for native plant populations than for monkey species sharing the same habitat.

Cattle ranching, agriculture and other human activities are breaking up Costa Rican forests into… Read More