Daily Archives: October 5, 2018

Can we teach heart cells to grow up ? Scientists trying to replace damaged heart tissue

Can we teach heart cells to grow up

Summary:Scientists have been trying to replace damaged heart tissue using lab-made heart-muscle cells, either injected or in patch form. But the resulting muscle doesn’t work very well because the cells are stuck in an immature stage. Using a novel CRISPR/Cas9 technique, a new study finds a master gene, Srf, that’s required for the cells to … Read More

Jishnu Barua IAS promoted to Chief Secretary Grade, Assam

Jishnu Barua IAS

Shri Jishnu Barua IAS (Assam Meghalya 1988) presntly Additional Chief Secretary to the Govt. of Assam, Power (E), Social Welfare, General Administration, Secretariat Administration Departments and Chairman, APDCL, APGCL and AEGCL is promoted to Chief Secretary Grade with immediate effect.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Jishnu Barua the very… Read More

M C Jauhari IAS promoted to Chief Secretary Grade, Assam

M C Jauhari IAS

Shri M C Jauhari IAS (Assam Meghalya 1987) presently Additional Chief Secretary to the Govt. of Assam, Fishery Department is promoted to Chief Secretary Grade with immediate effect.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri M C Jauhar the very best.… Read More

R Gajalakshmi IAS appointed CMD- Tamil Nadu Magnesite Ltd, Salem

R Gajalakshmi IAS

Ms. R Gajalakshmi IAS (Tamil Nadu 2009) presently Managing Director, The Salem Starch & Sago Manufacturers Service Industrial Cooperative Society Ltd. (SAGOSERVE), Salem, has been appointed Chairman & Managing Director, Tamil Nadu Magnesite Ltd. (TANMAG), Salem, Tamil Nadu.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Ms. R Gajalakshmi  the very… Read More

NLCIL organises 2day seminar on IT Enablement for Transparent Working

NLCIL

Shri Rakesh Kumar, CMD,NLCIL, the Chief Guest   inaugurated the two day  Seminar on “IT Enablement for Transparent Working ” organized by  NLC India Limited  in Commemorating  Vigilance Awareness Week 2018  this morning, 05.10.2018, at  Learning & Development Centre, Neyveli .

Shri Rakesh Kumar, the Chief Guest in his Inaugural… Read More

NTPC and IRCTC MoA for packaged drinking water

NTPC and IRCTC MoA
A Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) has been executed between NTPC Ltd. and IRCTC Ltd. for setting up manufacturing facility for packaged drinking water (Rail Neer) by IRCTC at NTPC Simhadri, using NTPC’s patented Flash Desalination Technology (FDT) upto one lakh litres per day.
The agreement was signed in the presence of Shri Gurdeep Singh, CMD, NTPC and Shri… Read More

Scientist MSR Prasad appointed DG- Missiles & Strategic Systems, DRDO

Scientist MSR Prasad

Scientist MSR Prasad has been appointed as Director General (Missiles & Strategic Systems), of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). Shri Prasad completed his B. Tech Degree from Madras Institute of Technology in 1984 and M. Tech from IIT, Bombay in Aeronautical Engineering. Over the last 30 years, he had made significant contributions… Read More

Highlights of RBI monetary policy

Reserve Bank of India

The following are the highlights of the fourth bi-monthly monetary statement for 2018-19:

* RBI keeps key lending rate (repo) unchanged at 6.5 pc * Reverse repo rate stands at 6.25 pc, bank rate at 6.75 pc, CRR at 4 pc * Projects retail inflation to rise to 3.8-4.5 pc in October-March * Retains GDP growth estimate at 7.4 pc for current fiscal * Global economic activity… Read More

Sanjeev Chopra IAS given addl charge as ACS- Industry, Commerce & Enterprises Dept, WB

Sanjeev Chopra IAS

Shri Sanjeev Chopra IAS (West Bengal 1985) presently posted as DG, ATI and exofficio Additional Chief Secretary, has been given additional charge as Additional Chief Secretary, Industry, Commerce and Enterprises Department and also hold charge of DG, ATI, West Bengal.

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

S Kishore IAS transferred as Principal Secretary- Bio-technology Dept, WB

S Kishore IAS

Shri S Kishore IAS (West Bengal 1989) presently Principal Secretary, Industry, Commerce & Enterprises Department, has been transferred and posted as Principal Secretary, Bio-technology Department, West Bengal .

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri S Kishore the very best.… Read More

India & ADB Signs $110 Million Loan to improve rural connectivity in MP

ADB, India

Government of India and Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a $110 million loan to finance the upgrade of 2,800 kilometers all-weather rural roads in the State of Madhya Pradesh under the Prime Minister’s Rural Roads Program (PMGSY).

Tranche 2 loan is part of the $500 million Second Rural Connectivity investment Program for India approved by the ADB… Read More