Mathematical analysis of urban traffic models clarifies dispute

Summary:A long-running debate among traffic engineers has been resolved by researchers who have discovered that two seemingly very different models of traffic flow in cities actually have similar underlying mathematical structures.

A long-running debate among traffic engineers has been resolved by two researchers Agency for Science, Technology and… Read More

Vitamin D actually may not be the great solution to Health Problems

Summary:A new review examines the evidence for 10 common beliefs about vitamin D. The beliefs range from the ability of vitamin D to reduce falls and fractures, improve depression and mental well-being, prevent rheumatoid arthritis, treat Multiple Sclerosis, and lessen incidences of cancer and mortality. The review finds little evidence though that supplementation… Read More

Analyzing how ISIS recruits through Social Media

Summary:Researchers have developed a model to identify behavioral patterns among serious online groups of ISIS supporters that could provide cyber police and other anti-terror watchdogs a roadmap to their activity and indicators when conditions are ripe for the onset of real-world attacks.

A team of University of Miami researchers has developed a model… Read More

Climate scientists more credible when they Practice what they Preach

Summary:Americans are more likely to follow advice about personal energy use from climate scientists who minimize their own carbon footprint, according to new research. Scientists used two large online surveys to determine that scientists should practice what they preach if they want their advice on reducing energy use to have greater credibility.

Americans… Read More

142 villages electrified last week ; 8,384 villages electrified under DDUGJY

142 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 13th  to 19 th June 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). Out of these electrified villages, 6 villages belong to Arunachal Pradesh , 80  in Assam, 16 in Jharkhand, 15 in Meghalaya ,5 in Rajasthan , 8 in Odisha, 3 in Uttar Pradesh ,  5 in Bihar, 2 in KarnatakaRead More

BHEL commissions another 195 MW Thermal Unit in Bihar

BHEL

Continuing its project commissioning momentum, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned another 195 MW thermal unit in Bihar. This is the second 195 MW unit to be commissioned by BHEL at the 2×195 MW Muzaffarpur Thermal Power Station (TPS) Stage-II of Kanti Bijlee Utpadan Nigam Limited (KBUNL), a joint venture of NTPC … Read More

Tripartite MoU signed amongst AAI , NSDF and NSDC

A tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed amongst Airports Authority of India, National Skill Development Fund (NSDF) and National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) in presence of Shri P. Ashok Gajapati Raju, Hon’ble Minister of Civil Aviation, Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Hon’ble Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship… Read More

No Fee for MSME Registration

MSME

Ministry of MSME has clarified today, that Udyog Aadhar Memorandum is the only form of registration for MSMEs in India and there is no fee for the registration. This has been clarified in view of some complaints received by the ministry, regarding fee charged by certain agencies for facilitating the registration.

It may be pointed out that filling of Udyog Aadhar… Read More

Grand Rehearsal at Capitol Complex Chandigarh for International Day of Yoga 2016

International Yoga Day

A colourful and grand rehearsal for the International Day of Yoga 2016 took place this morning at the Capitol Complex, Chandigarh. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lead the Second International Day of Yoga celebrations in the country and across the globe by participating in a mass Yoga demonstration of Common Yoga Protocol at the Capitol Complex in Chandigarh… Read More

PM to lead in celebrating 2nd International Day of Yoga on 21st June

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lead the Second International Day of Yoga celebrations in the country and across the globe by participating in a mass Yoga demonstration of Common Yoga Protocol at the Capitol Complex in Chandigarh on the morning of 21st of June.

The function will begin at 6.30 am and will include 45 minutes of Yoga protocol demonstration.… Read More

Over 1 lakh Yoga programmes & 10 mega events planned across India

On the occasion of the “International Yoga Day” on 21st June, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) will, in collaboration with over a dozen noted social organizations, hold 1,00,260 Yoga programmes at different centres across the country, out of which 10 regional level mega events will be hosted by major cities of Varanasi, Imphal, Jammu,Vadodara, Lucknow,… Read More