Daily Archives: April 1, 2018

Symptoms of depression increase when you stop exercising

Group exercise

Summary:Stopping exercise can result in increased depressive symptoms, according to new mental health research.

Stopping exercise can result in increased depressive symptoms, according to new mental health research from the University of Adelaide.

PhD student Julie Morgan from the University of Adelaide’s Discipline of Psychiatry has reviewed

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India must lead in defusing the possibilities of a global trade war

wto

The US protectionist measures have raised serious concerns about a global trade war. With the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevedo raising an alarm on this at the two-day mini-ministerial in New Delhi early this week, it is high time countries across the world should think beyond retaliatory measures to counter the challengesRead More

Study shows that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is growing rapidly

Garbage

Summary:A new study shows that 1.8 trillion pieces of plastic weighing 80,000 metric tons are currently afloat in an area known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch — and the problem is rapidly getting worse.

1.8 trillion pieces of plastic weighing 80,000 metric tons are currently afloat in an area known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch — and it … Read More

Communication satellite GSAT 11 reaches Kouru for launch in May

Communication satellite

Indian multi beam high throughput communication satellite GSAT 11 has reached the European spaceport of Kouru in French Guiana for a scheduled launch during the second half of May on-board Ariane 5 dual payload launcher during flight VA243.
The 5.87 tonne GSAT 11 might be perhaps the last Indian communication satellite through an acquired foreign launcher… Read More

Vineet Joshi IAS appointed DG | National Testing Agency

Vineet Joshi IAS

Shri Vineet Joshi IAS (Manipur 1992) presently posted as Principal Secretary, Department of School, Government of Manipur, has been appointed as Director General (JS Level), National Testing Agency under the Department of Higher Education, Government of India.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Vineet Joshi the very best.… Read More

Anurag Agarwal appointed Joint Secretary | Ministry of Corporate Affairs

Anurag Agarwal IAS

Shri Anurag Agarwal IAS (Punjab 1990) presently posted as Joint Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Government of India, has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Anurag Agarwa the very best.… Read More

E Ramesh Kumar appointed JS | Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries

E Ramesh Kumar IAS

Shri E Ramesh Kumar IAS (Madhya Pradesh 1999 ) presently Joint Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Government of India.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri E Ramesh Kumar the very best.… Read More

UP joins FICCI to foster Disruptive Innovations ‘GoUP’ aims

UP Joins with FICCI

The Uttar Pradesh Investors Summit, 2018, successfully showcased the state as an investment friendly destination. It was here that the Government announced the Innovation and Start-up policy, for which the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Yogi Adityanath announced a corpus of Rs. 1,000 crores to promote start-ups and entrepreneurial ventures.

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India receives first consignment of LNG from US

India receives first consignment of LNG

India’s first liquefied natural gas cargo from the United States landed at the Dabhol reclassification terminal in Maharashtra . Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan received the first-ever shipment of 1.2 lakh tonne LNG under the long-term contract of 20 years.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr Pradhan Pradhan describing the arrival of the first shipment… Read More

New Integrated Scheme for School Education from 1st April

New Integrated Scheme

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of Department of School Education and Literacy to formulate a Integrated Scheme on School Education by subsuming Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) and Teacher Education (TE) from 1st April, 2018 to 31st… Read More

Girish C Hosur appointed Joint Secretary, Higher Education Department

Girish C Hosur IFS

Shri Girish C Hosur IFoS (Himachal Pradesh 1996) presently posted in cadre has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Higher Education, Government of India.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Girish C Hosur  the very best.… Read More