Daily Archives: November 24, 2019

American kids & teens consuming significantly fewer sugary drinks

American children and teens are consuming significantly fewer sugary drinks

Summary:According to a new study, the share of children and adolescents consuming sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) and the calories they consume from SSBs declined significantly between 2003 and 2014.

According to a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, published by Elsevier, the share of children and adolescents consuming sugar-sweetened… Read More

Highlights | CIC Annual Report 2018-19

Central Information Commission (CIC)

PIB News Update:  Annual report of the Central Information Commission (CIC) was tabled in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on 20th and 21st November 2019 respectively. The trends of Annual Report are as follows:

  • During the reporting year 2018-19, 13.70 lakh RTI applications were received by the registered Central Public Authorities (PAs). This is higher by 1,36,922
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Ministry of Commerce | Certifying Agency for Organic Foodgrains

Ministry of Commerce & Industry

PIB News Update: Minister of Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal has informed that Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is the food regulator in the country and is responsible for regulating organic food in domestic market and imports. FSSAI has notified domestic standards for organic products recognizing National Programme for Organic… Read More

Ministry of Commerce | Status on Export Development Fund

Export Development Fund

PIB News Update:Minister of Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal has informed that India’s overall exports (merchandise and services) increased from USD 498.63 billion in 2017-18 to USD 538.07 billion in 2018-19, registering a positive growth of 7.91% as compared to the previous year. India’s exports have also increased from USD 262.14 billion in 2018-19… Read More

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy | Deployment of Renewable Energy

Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

PIB News Update:Union Minister of State (IC) New & Renewable Energy, Power and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri R.K. Singh has informed that To increase the deployment of renewable energy in the country, the Government of India have put in place various policies/initiatives for promotion of renewable energy. These initiatives include… Read More

H J Desai IAS appointed Dy Commissioner- GRA, Ahmedabad

H J Desai IAS GJ

Shri H J Desai IAS (Gujarat  2010) presently Deputy Commissioner, Grievances Redressal Authority (GRA), Ahmedabad , has been appointed to continue to officiate on ex-cadre post of Deputy Commissioner, Grievances Redressal Authority (GRA), Ahmedabad.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri H J Desai the very best.… Read More

Piyush Goyal & Railway Board conduct high level review meeting with GMs & DRMs of Zonal Railways

Ministry of Commerce & Industry | Piyush Goyal launches Steel Import Monitoring System

PIB News Update: Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State of Railways, Shri Suresh C Angadi and Chairman, Railway Board, Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav along with other Members of Railway Board and senior Railway officials held a high level review meeting with all General Managers of Zonal Railways/Production Units… Read More

MCA Secretary inaugurates IEPF Authority Help Line No- 1800-114-667

MCA Secretary inaugurates IEPF Authority Help Line No. 1800-114-667

PIB News Update: Shri Injeti Srinivas, Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, inaugurated the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (IEPFA) Help Line number — 1800-114-667 — and Call Centre.

Speaking on the role of the new Help Line, the Secretary, MCA, said that in order to facilitate the investors with smooth information flow,  the step… Read More

6th Day Celebration of National Tribal Festival “Aadi Mahotsav” at Dilli Haat, INA

Aadi Mahotsav

PIB News Update: Smt. Hema Malini, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) was the Chief Guest in the on going Aadi Mahotsav at Dilli Haat, INA this evening. Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan, the iconic Sitar maestro gave maesmerizing performance along with Sh. MIthilesh Jha, renouned Tabla player in the evening today. Smt. Hema Malini felicitated both Shri Ustad Shahid … Read More

Amit Kumar Halder IRS transferred to Kolkata GST & CX Zone

IRS(C&CE)

Shri Amit Kumar Halder IRS (C&CE 2017) presently Ranchi GST & CX Zone, has been transferred and posted as  Kolkata GST & CX Zone (N.S.).

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Amit Kumar Halder the very best.… Read More

Jagdish Singh KAS posted as Dy Secretary- J&K Lieutenant Governor’s Secretariat

KAS

Shri Jagdish Singh KAS presently Sub-Divisional Magistrate, RS Pura, Jammu- Kashmir , has been transferred and posted as Deputy Secretary in the Lieutenant Governor’s Secretariat, Jammu- Kashmir.

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