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D K Bhalla repatriated to his parent Cadre

D K Bhalla IAS

Dr. Devinder Kumar Bhalla IAS (Nagaland 1986) presently Secretary, Lok Sabha Secretariat has been sent to his cadre with premature repatriation immediate effect.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Dr. OK Shalla the very best.

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Rashtrapati Bhavan open for Public

Rashtrapati Bhavan

Rashtrapati Bhavan will now be open for public viewing for four days in a week – Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday – from tomorrow (November 23, 2017) between 0900 hrs. to 1600 hrs. except on Gazetted Holidays.  Entry and exit for visitors will be through Gate No. 2 (Rajpath); Gate No. 37 (Hukmi Mai Marg); and Gate No. 38 (Church Road) of Rashtrapati… Read More

ADB and GoI sign $65.5 Million loan to support Coastal Protection in Karnataka

Asian Development Bank
 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed a $65.5 million loan agreement yesterday here in the national capital to continue interventions to check coastal erosion on the Western Coast in Karnataka. The loan is the Second Tranche of a $250 million financing facility under the Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment… Read More

Vinod K Paul appointed Member | NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog

Dr. Vinod K Paul has been appointed as Member, NITI Aayog until further orders, on the same terms and conditions as are applicable to the other full-time Members of the NITI Aayog.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Dr. Vinod K Paul the very best.… Read More

45% more trains from March | Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

Delhi Metro

The Delhi Metro is on the verge of a major expansion with its Phase 3 project nearing completion. By next March, not only will the network expand from 218 km to 348 km, the number of trains will also go up by 45%, from 227 trains at present to 328. Starting this October, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will start commissioning in phases two of its upcoming corridors… Read More

Pair female engineering students for projects and they flourish

Seven Days Diet Plan

Summary:Female first-year students earn a higher grade when paired with at least one other female for group projects in introductory college engineering classes, according to new research.

Female first-year students earn a higher grade when paired with at least one other female for group projects in introductory college engineering classes, according… Read More

How air pollution is linked to type 2 diabetes

air pollution

Summary:Researchers examine associations of air pollution.

An interdisciplinary team of scientists from the University of Leicester and other institutions has played a pivotal role in research investigating a possible link between air pollution and the rise in type 2 diabetes.

New research, published in the journal Environment International, examined

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Sharpest laser in the world

sharpest laser

Summary:With a linewidth of only 10 mHz, the laser that the researchers have now developed has established a new world record.

No one had ever come so close to the ideal laser before: theoretically, laser light has only one single color (also frequency or wavelength). In reality, however, there is always a certain linewidth. With a linewidth of only 10 mHz, the… Read More

Social status of listener alters our voice, how very true !

Social status

Summary:People tend to change the pitch of their voice depending on who they are talking to, and how dominant they feel, a study has found.

People tend to change the pitch of their voice depending on who they are talking to, and how dominant they feel, a study by the University of Stirling has found.

The psychology research, published in PLOS ONE, put participants

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Study finds that Sleep disturbances predict increased risk for suicidal symptoms

Sleep

Summary:Sleep disturbances can warn of worsening suicidal thoughts in young adults, independent of the severity of an individual’s depression, a study has found.

Sleep disturbances can warn of worsening suicidal thoughts in young adults, independent of the severity of an individual’s depression, a study from the Stanford University School… Read More

Study strengthens link between air pollution and premature death

air pollution

Summary:A new study of 60 million Americans — about 97 percent of people age 65 and older in the United States — shows that long-term exposure to airborne fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and ozone increases the risk of premature death, even when that exposure is at levels below the National Ambient Air Quality Standards.

A new study of 60 million… Read More

Mildly obese fare better after a major heart attack

heart-attack-

Summary:People who survive a major heart attack often do better in the years afterward if they’re mildly obese, a study by cardiologists shows.

People who survive a major heart attack often do better in the years afterward if they’re mildly obese, a study by UT Southwestern Medical Center cardiologists showed.

In the three years after an attack,

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