Tapan Ray given additional charge as Secretary-Ministry of I&B

Shri Tapan Ray IAS (Gujarat 1982) presently posted as Secretary Ministry of Corporate Affairs GOI, has been given additional charge of Secretary,Ministry of Information and Broadcasting GOI, from 14th Oct.2015 to 27th Oct.2015 during the absence of Shri Sunil Arora IAS.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes him the very best.… Read More

Dr.Rajat Bhargawa joins as Joint Secy & Member- Finance, Ministry of Water Resources

Dr. Rajat Bhargawa IAS (Andhra Pradesh 1990) presently posted as Joint Secretary (Budget),DEA in the Ministry of Finance GOI, has joined as Joint Secretary,Member (Finance) Ministry of Water Resources GOI.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes him the very best.… Read More

AIIMS faculty demands drive to fill vacant SC & ST posts

Expressing dissatisfaction over the violation of reservation policy in the faculty selection process at AIIMS, a section of faculty has urged the government to constitute a parliamentary and judicial committee to look into the issue.

A group of faculty members, under the aegis of Forum for Rights and Equality, has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi … Read More

Exercise Malabar 2015

Initiated in 1992, as a bilateral exercise between the Indian and US Navies, the scope, complexity of operations and level of participation has increased steadily in successive editions of the India-US Malabar Naval Exercise. The 18th edition of the exercise was held in the Western Pacific in July 2014 in which Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF)… Read More

Search-cum-Selection Panel under Shaktikanta Das to select CEO for Investment Management Company

Shaktikanta Das

A Search-cum- Selection Committee (SC) has been constituted under the Chairmanship of Shri Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, for selecting a CEO for the Investment Management Company, under the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF).

Other Members of the Search cum Selection Committee are:… Read More

PM to inaugurate 10th Annual Convention of Central Information Commssion

The Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 10th Annual Convention of the Central Information Commission in New Delhi tomorrow. The two day convention is being organized on the theme of “RTI: Outlook for the future – Trust through Transparency”. The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley will address the convention during… Read More

French Ambassador invites captains of Indian Industry to invest in the country

Mr. François Richier, Ambassador of France, today showcased France as an ideal
investment destination for Indian investors and invited captains of Indian industry to the France as it offered access to markets of the Middle East and African countries.

While addressing a discussion on ‘France: Your Preferred Destination’ organized jointly by FICCI… Read More

Fourth International Tourism Mart inaugurated in Gangtok

The 4th International Tourism Mart (ITM) was inaugurated by the Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr. Mahesh Sharma, along with the Chief Minister of Sikkim, Shri Pawan Chamling in Gangtok, Sikkim . The ITM has been organized by the Union Ministry of Tourism in association with the North … Read More

Thales’s Watchkeeper achieves another first in aviation history

Thales announced that for the first time, Watchkeeper Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) was successfully flown alongside manned aircraft in controlled civil airspace. Watchkeeper, the only certified platform of its class able to undertake such a flight, was central to the success of the trial.

The flight took place on Wednesday 30 September and saw Watchkeeper… Read More

Government Stands Committed to achieve electrification of all un-electrified villages- Piyush Goyal

Piyush Goyal

Shri Piyush Goyal Union Minister of State (IC) for Coal, Power and New and Renewable Energy said that the Government stands committed to achieve electrification of all un-electrified villages in the country by 31st March 2017 and covering access to all rural households. Shri Goyal was addressing a workshop organized for sensitizing Gram Vidyut Abhiyantas’… Read More

Textiles Minister inaugurates IHGF Delhi Fair – Autumn 2015

The 40th edition of IHGF- Delhi Fair Autumn 2015 – the world’s largest fair of Indian handicrafts and gifts – was declared open by Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Textiles (Independent Charge) at the world class venue of India Expo Centre and Mart at a colourful ceremony on 14th October, 2015.  The fair … Read More

Sweden and India identify Sustainable Urban Development areas for cooperation

In a diplomatic news update, stressing on the need for sustainable urban development in the context of growing urbanization, Sweden and India have agreed to cooperate in the implementation of new urban sector initiatives in India. Visiting Swedish Minister of Housing, Urban Development and Information Technology Mr. Mehmet Kaplan met Minister of Urban… Read More