Jitendra Singh lays foundation stone of Northeast Girls’ Hostel in Bengaluru

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports, MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh laid the Foundation Stone of a Hostel exclusively for Northeast girl students in Bengaluru.

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Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar assumes charge as Deputy Chief of Naval Staff

Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar, AVSM, VSM has assumed charge as the Deputy Chief of Naval Staff . An alumnus of National Defence Academy, Khadakvasla, Pune, he was commissioned into the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy on 01 Jul 1982.

The Admiral has held various challenging Staff and Command assignments during his distinguished naval career spanning more than… Read More

17 million women & children tasked with household water collection in 24 African countries

Summary:Nearly 17 million women and children (mostly girls) in 24 sub-Saharan African countries are responsible for hauling water long distances to their homes, a task that takes them more than 30 minutes per trip, according to a study.

Nearly 17 million women and children (mostly girls) in 24 sub-Saharan African countries are responsible for hauling water… Read More

Piyush Goyal in meeting with CEOs of Public Sector Banks

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Shri Piyush Goyal in a meeting with the CEOs of Public Sector Banks (PSBs), in New Delhi.Read More

Boeing reports Environmental Progress

CHICAGO, Each day, 30,000 Boeing employees help clear the air by forgoing solo driving and choosing a cleaner commuting option, as new Boeing jetliners reduce emissions by more than 20 percent, and cleaner company operations use less water and power and send less waste to landfills.

Boeing’s progress in reducing its environmental footprint and helping… Read More

MOUs/Agreements signed during Modi visit to Qatar

List of MOUs/Agreements signed during the visit of Prime Minister to Qatar.

S.No Qatari Side Indian Side Name of MOU/Agreement   Remarks
 
1 HE Sheikh Abdulla Bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Thani, CEO Qatar Investment Authority Sh. Amar Sinha, Secretary (Economic Relations) Ministry of External Affairs MoU between National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF),
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Selection for post of Director Projects, Power Grid Corporation of India

Vacancy

The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) is seeking qualified candidates for the post of Director Projects, Power Grid Corporation of India Limited in schedule ‘A’ of the CPSE.

Last Date: 21 July 2016.

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ASSOCHAM hails India Growth Story

Hailing India’s emergence as the fastest growing major economy in the world with the GDP expanding by 7.6 per cent, ASSOCHAM President Mr Sunil Kanoria said it was time to build on the gains and bolster private investment which will be a big catalyst for job creation and achieving the ultimate objective of sustainable growth.

“At 7.6%, India’s GDP growth… Read More

Sarat Kumar Acharya honoured with Shrikshetra Samman-2016 Award

Shri Sarat Kumar Acharya CMD, NLC has been conferred with the prestigious Shrikshetra Samman-2016 award during the inaugural ceremony of “14 th Folk Fair -2016 &7th Krishi Fair” a National Tribal / Folk song and Dance Festival organized by Shree Srikshetra Soochana (SSS), a leading and prominent non-government voluntary organization… Read More

Reported data on vaccines may not build Public Trust or Adherence

Summary:The Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) is a national vaccine safety reporting system that collects information about possible side effects that may occur after inoculation. Recently, researchers proposed that open communication about VAERS could improve public trust that vaccines are safe, thereby increasing vaccine acceptance.… Read More

Selection for the post of Director- Marketing, Heavy Engineering Corporation

Vacancy

The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) is seeking qualified candidates for the post of Director- Marketing, Heavy Engineering Corporation Limited in schedule “A” of the CPSE.

Last Date:22nd July 2016. 

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