Daily Archives: June 21, 2019

MoD | Govt restores ‘Rations in Kind’ for Officers of Defence Services posted in peace

Govt restores ‘Rations in Kind’ for Officers of Defence Services posted in peace

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh, today announced the restoration of the ‘ration in kind’ for the officers of the three Armed Forces posted in peace areas.Now all officers of the Armed Forces including those in peace stations will be getting ration.  A lot of effort from all levels in the Defence Ministry and the Armed Forces has resulted in this restoration.… Read More

Prashant Jilova IAS appointed Assistant Secretary- Road, Transport & Highways, GoI

Prashant Jilova IAS

Shri Prashant Jilova IAS (Gujarat  2017 ) has been appointed as Assistant Secretary in Road, Transport & Highways on the completion of Phase II training of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussoorie for a period of 13 weeks from 01 .07.2019 to 27.09.2019 on Central Deputation and reporting to their state cadres on completion… Read More

Railway Board conducts high level review meeting with GMs and DRMs, through Video Conferencing

Railway Board conducts a high level review meeting with General Managers

Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Shri Suresh C. Angadi, Minister of State of Railways & Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, Chairman, Railway Board along with senior Railway officials held a high level review meeting with all General Managers of Zonal Railways/Production Units and Divisional Railway Managers (DRMs) through… Read More

CCI | Begins Market Study on E-Commerce in India , findings expected by August end

Competition Commission of India(CCI)

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) is conducting a Market Study on E-commerce in India (‘Study’). In view of the rapid growth of electronic commerce (‘e-commerce’) and the rising importance of online trade in a large number of goods and services in India, the study will allow the CCI to develop a better understanding of the functioning of e-commerce … Read More

Study finds that Inhaling air pollution-like irritant alters defensive heart-lung reflex for hypertension

Inhaling air pollution-like irritant alters defensive heart-lung reflex for hypertension

Summary:Using a rat model for high blood pressure (hypertension), a common chronic cardiovascular condition, researchers found that preexisting hypertension altered normal reflexes in the lungs to affect autonomic regulation of the heart when an irritant mimicking air pollution was inhaled.

Air pollution significantly increases the risk for premature

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Akash Chhikara IAS appointed Assistant Secretary- Housing & Urban Affairs, GoI

Akash Chhikara IAS

Shri Akash Chhikara IAS (Chhattisgarh  2017 ) has been appointed as Assistant Secretary in Housing & Urban Affairs on the completion of Phase II training of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussoorie for a period of 13 weeks from 01 .07.2019 to 27.09.2019 on Central Deputation and reporting to their state cadres on completion… Read More

GoI compulsorily retires 15 Senior Officers of IRS (C &CE) with immediate effect

IRS(C&CE)

In exercise of the powers conferred by Clause (j) of Rule 56 of the Fundamental Rules, the President of India has retired 15 officers of Indian Revenue Service (IRS)(C&CE) in public interest with immediate effect on completing 50 years of age.  These Officers are of the rank of Principal Commissioner, Commissioner, Addl. Commissioner, Dy. Commissioner… Read More

Rohit Vyas IAS appointed Assistant Secretary- MSMEs, GoI

Rohit Vyas IAS

Shri Rohit Vyas IAS (Chhattisgarh  2017 ) has been appointed as Assistant Secretary in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises on the completion of Phase II training of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussoorie for a period of 13 weeks from 01 .07.2019 to 27.09.2019 on Central Deputation and reporting to their state cadres on… Read More

NDA and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2019 , see full list of Results

NDA and Naval Academy Examination

On the basis of the result of the written part of the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination, (I) 2019 held by the Union Public Service Commission on 21st April, 2019, candidates with the under mentioned Roll. Nos. have qualified for interview by the Services Selection Board (SSB) of the Ministry of Defence for Admission to Army, Navy and Air … Read More

Chandrakant Verma IAS appointed Assistant Secretary- Tribal Affairs, GoI

Chandrakant Verma IAS

Shri Chandrakant Verma IAS (Chhattisgarh  2017 ) has been appointed as Assistant Secretary in Tribal Affairs on the completion of Phase II training of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA), Mussoorie for a period of 13 weeks from 01 .07.2019 to 27.09.2019 on Central Deputation and reporting to their state cadres on completion … Read More

MoD | 12TH RECAAP Capacity Building Workshop Concludes

12THRECAAP Capacity Building Workshop Concludes

The closing session of the 12thCapacity Building Workshop Co-hosted by the Indian Coast Guard with the ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre was co-chaired by MrMasafumi Kuroki and Inspector General KR Suresh of Indian Coast Guard. While addressing the gathering IG KR Suresh said the capacity building continues to be a focus area for ReCAAP along with information… Read More