Daily Archives: June 11, 2018

Severe spike in black lung disease among former US coal miners

severe black lung

Summary:The number of cases of progressive massive fibrosis, the most severe form of black lung disease, has been increasing dramatically among coal workers and especially younger workers in central Appalachia.

The number of cases of progressive massive fibrosis, the most severe form of black lung disease, has been increasing dramatically among coal … Read More

Piyush Goyal launching 5000 CSC WiFi Choupal

Piyush Goyal launching 5000 CSC WiFi Choupal

The Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad and the Union Minister for Railways, Coal, Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Piyush Goyal launching the “5000 CSC WiFi Choupal”, at a function, in New Delhi on June 11, 2018. The Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology,… Read More

Railway Minister launches new Mobile App | Menu on Rails

Railways Minister launched a new App Menu on Rails

Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways & Coal launched a new App ‘Menu on Rails’, a Mobile Application developed by IRCTC for creating awareness to the Railway Passengers for the items served to them on their Rail Journey. Salient features of the Mobile APP named “Menu on Rails” are as under :

  • Mobile App displays menu served on all type of trains
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R P Jaiswal IFS concurrently accredited as Ambassador to Eritrea

Ravindra Prasad Jaiswal IFS

Shri Ravindra Prasad Jaiswal IFS (1999), presently Ambassador of India to the Republic of Sudan, has been concurrently accredited as the next Ambassador of India to the State of Eritrea. He is expected to take up his assignment shortly. Shri Jaiswal also  heading Information Wing as Second Secretary at Cairo (Egypt) from 2001-2004; had stint as Second… Read More

J P Agrawal IAS appointed Director- Higher Education, Delhi Government

J P Agrawal IAS

Shri J P Agrawal IAS (AGMUT 2004) presently Special Secretary, General Administration Department, has been transferred and appointed as Director of Higher Education, Delhi Government vice Ms Garima Gupta IAS (AGMUT 2004).

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri J P Agrawal the very best.… Read More

Humans causing cancer in wild animals ? Researchers think so !

Humans causing cancer

Summary:As humans, we know that some of our activities can cause cancer to develop in our bodies. Smoking, poor diets, pollution, chemicals used as additives in food and personal hygiene products, and even too much sun can contribute to an increased risk of cancer. But, are human activities also causing cancer in wild animals? Researchers think so and are urgently… Read More

Sanjeev Khirwar IAS appointed Secretary- Health & Family Welfare, Delhi Govt

Sanjeev Khirwar IAS

Shri Sanjeev Khirwar IAS (AGMUT 1994) presently presently waiting on posting has been appointed Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, Delhi Government.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Sanjeev Khirwar the very best.… Read More

Raajiv Yaduvanshi IAS appointed Principal Secretary- Urban Development, Delhi Government

Rajiv Yaduvanshi IAS

Shri Raajiv Yaduvanshi IAS (AGMUT 1989) presently Principal Secretary, Health and Family Welfare was transferred and appointed as Principal Secretary of Urban Development, Delhi Government.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Raajiv Yaduvanshi the very best.… Read More

Bua Singh Sandhu appointed OSD to Punjab Revenue Minister

punjab government

Shri Bua Singh Sandhu has been appointed as Special Assistant to the Revenue, Water Resources and Mines Minister Mr. Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria, Punjab .

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Bua Singh Sandhu the very best.… Read More

Samarjeet Chakraborty appointed Special LAO- Paschim Bardhaman,West Bengal

West Bengal Govt

Shri Samarjeet Chakraborty West Bengal Civil Service (WBCS) (Exe) presently as Spl LAO, Purba Bardhaman has been appointed to the post of Special LAO, Paschim Bardhaman, until further order(s).

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Samarjeet Chakraborty  the very best.… Read More

Arvind Saxena IPoS appointed Chairman- UPSC

Arvind Saxena IPoS

UPSC Member Shri Arvind Saxena, Indian Postal Service Officer (IPoS) (1978) has been appointed as the acting Chairman-Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) from June 20 vice Shri Vinay Mittal who completes his term on June 19.

Shri Saxena joined the UPSC in May, 2015 after he completed his stint in the Aviation Research Centre (ARC). Shri Saxena has also… Read More