Daily Archives: July 8, 2018

Smoking & lack of exercise linked to early death after divorce says study

Smoking

Summary:A growing body of research links divorce to a wide range of poor health outcomes, including greater risk for early death. A new study points to two possible culprits: a greater likelihood of smoking after divorce and lower levels of physical activity.

A growing body of research links divorce to a wide range of poor health outcomes, including greater… Read More

New tools improving fishing efficiency & sustainability | Satellite data, maps & observations

fishing efficiency

Summary:New software targets most abundant fishing grounds and reduces catch of unwanted or protected species using satellite data, maps and observations.

Worldwide, fishing fleets discard as many as two of every five sea creatures they catch. Now, a new tool can help fishers locate the most productive fishing spots while avoiding unwanted or protected… Read More

International Round Table Conference- Data for New India | 9-10th July

Ministry of Statistics

The Ministry of Statistics &Programme Implementation (MoSPI) is organising a two-day International Round Table Conference at New Delhi during 9-10th July, 2018.  The objective of the Round Table Conference is to identify innovative ideas for improving the statistical system in India, taking cue from the best practices followed in advanced countries… Read More

Sangeeta Saxena IES appointment Director- Commerce Dept, Delhi

Sangeeta Saxena IES

Ms. Sangeeta Saxena IES (2001) has been selected for appointment as Director in the Department of Commerce, Delhi under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of five years.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Ms Sangeeta Saxena the very best.… Read More

Kapil Chaudhary IOFS appointed Director- Drinking Water & Sanitation Ministry

Nisha IAS

Shri Kapil Chaudhary IOFS (2002)  has been selected for appointment as Director in the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Delhi under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of five years.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Kapil Chaudhary the very best.… Read More

Sanyam Garg HCS appointed City Magistrate- Kurukshetra, Haryana

Sanyam Garg HCS

Shri Sanyam Garg HCS presently  Chief Executive Officer, Zila Parishad, Kaithal and Sub Divisional Officer (Civil), Guhla has been appointed as City Magistrate, Kurukshetra, Haryana.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Sanyam Garg the very best.… Read More

Commerce Secretary chairs first meet of task force on e-commerce policy

Rita Teaotia IAS
Commerce Secretary Rita Teaotia chaired the first meeting of the task force on e-commerce in New Delhi . The task force has been set up to recommend a framework for comprehensive national policy on e-commerce.The meeting was held to take inputs for the proposed policy framework for the sector from other Ministries and Departments, including finance, information… Read More

Sumeet Sihag HCS appointed City Magistrate- Narnaul, Haryana

Sumeet Sihag HCS

Shri Sumeet Sihag HCS presently Chief Executive Officer, Zila Parishad, Yamunanagar has been appointed as  City Magistrate, Narnaul, Haryana.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Sumeet Sihag the very best.… Read More

International study sheds new light on biochemistry of sleep need in the brain

Brain changes

Summary:We’ve all experienced going to bed tired and waking up refreshed, yet how that happens at the molecular level remains a mystery. An international study sheds new light on the biochemistry of sleep need in the brain.

We’ve all experienced going to bed tired and waking up refreshed, yet how that happens at the molecular level remains a mystery.… Read More