Daily Archives: November 13, 2018

Study finds that Social Media use increases depression & loneliness

Social media use increases depression and loneliness, study finds

Summary:Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram may not be great for personal well-being. The first experimental study examining use of multiple platforms shows a causal link between time spent on these social media and increased depression and loneliness.

The link between the two has been talked about for years, but a causal connection had never been proven.… Read More

HTT 40 Successfully begins Spin Testing | HAL

HTT 40
The HTT 40 (Basic Trainer Aircraft) began the most awaited phase of the `spin test’ by successfully entering in to two turn spin and subsequently recovering with the appropriate controls.  Two test pilots undertook the first ever spin entry testing today at around 1.30 pm. The aircraft was piloted by Gp Capt (Retd) KK Venugopal, DGM-Test Pilot (FW) from front… Read More

INDRA 2018 | India – Russian Joint Exercise

INDO-Russian joint exercise INDRA 2018
The joint military exercise between Indian and Russia EXERCISE INDRA 2018 on combating insurgency under the aegis of United Nations (UN) is being conducted at Babina Field Firing Ranges, Babina Military Station from 18 November 2018. Company sized contingents of the 5th Army of the Russian Federation and a Mechanised Infantry Battalion of Republic of India… Read More

AAI & SPIC MACAY to present 2nd edition of Dance & Music in the Park | Event Postponed


Airports Authority of India is committed towards fostering the exchange of traditional Indian values and to generate awareness of the cultural traditions and heritage of India. After a successful event last year, AAI in collaboration with SPIC MACAY is back with the second edition of Dance & Music in the Park for dance and music lovers of Delhi.

This year,… Read More

Alomani sethi OAS transferred as Project Director- R&R, Jharsuguda

Odisha Administrative Service (OAS)

Ms Alomani Sethi OAS presently IJ0T as -rahasildar, Belpada, Balangir , has been transferred and posted as Project Director (R&R), Jharsuguda.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Ms Alomani Sethi the very best.… Read More

Abhay Thakur IFS appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to Nigeria

Abhay Thakur IFS

Shri Abhay Thakur IFS (1992) presently High Commissioner of India to Mauritius has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to the Federal Republic of Nigeria. He is expected to take up the assignment shortly.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Abhay Thakur the very best.… Read More

Justice Vineet Kothari transferred as Judge- Madras High Court

Justice Vineet Kothar

Shri Justice Vineet Kothari presently Judge of the Karnataka High Court, has been transferred as a Judge of the Madras High Court and to direct him to assume charge of his office in the Madras High Court on or before 24th November, 2018.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Justice Vineet Kothari the very best.… Read More

Severe Caribbean droughts | Millions in danger of food insecurity

danger of food insecurity

Summary:Climate change is impacting the Caribbean, with millions facing increasing food insecurity and decreasing freshwater availability as droughts become more likely across the region, according to new research.

Climate change is impacting the Caribbean, with millions facing increasing food insecurity and decreasing freshwater availability… Read More

Alstom India transforms Madhepura with localized socio-economic development programs with ‘Commitment to Community’ as the motto at the heart


In 2015, when Alstom won the contract to manufacture India’s first all-electric locomotives in Madhepura, Bihar, in collaboration with Indian Railways, they were about to get into something that would end up transforming not just the economy of the place but also the lives of its people.  The first electric locomotive was completed in February 2018 and along… Read More

Nepa Limited – on the Revival & Modernization path

Nepa Limited

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by PM Narendra Modi announced a financial package of Rs. 469.41 crore for the Revival and Mill Development Plan (RMDP) of Nepa Limited, a public sector newsprint company located in Nepanagar, Madhya Pradesh on 3rd  October 2018. This package includes an infusion of Rs. 277 crores as equity in the company for… Read More

Yudhistir Nayak OAS appointed Addl Secretary- Odisha Public Service Commission, Cuttack

Odisha Administrative Service (OAS)

Shri Yudhistir Nayak OAS presently Ex-BDO, Kaptipada, has been appointed as Additional Secretary, Odisha Public Service Commission, Cuttack.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Yudhistir Nayak the very best.… Read More