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Lockheed Martin Proposes Way Forward for Multi-Domain Operations

The air, space and cyber domains are increasingly challenged by threats. To help address current and future threats, Lockheed Martin will host a three day war game exercise at its Center for Innovation or “The Lighthouse” in Suffolk, Virginia to show how cross domain command and control can be enhanced by operationally integrating air, space… Read More

Major achievement towards Village Electrification

Ministry of Power, Government of India has achieved another milestone in village electrification where out of 18,452 unelectrified villages, over 13,000 villages have been electrified under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). All the remaining 4,481 un-electrified villages are targeted to be electrified by 1st May, 2018. The latest … Read More

Effectiveness of TPDS & NFSA

The National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA), which came into force w.e.f. 5th July, 2013 seeks to provide for food and nutritional security in human life cycle approach, by ensuring access to adequate quantity of quality food at affordable prices to people to live a life with dignity. NFSA provides for coverage of upto 75% of the rural population and upto 50% … Read More

Conference on Digitization of Railway Supply Chain

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the Conference on “Digitization of Railway Supply Chain – A Leap forward in Ease of Doing Business” organized by Ministry of Railways in association with The Associated Chambers of Commerce of India (ASSOCHAM) and Indian Railway Institute of Material Management (IRLMM)

Chairman,… Read More

Scheme for participation of girls in sporting activities

The Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Vijay Goel said that the Government provides financial assistance, under the scheme of “Assistance to National Sports Federations”, to the recognised National Sports Federations (NSFs) for supporting girls/ women’s exposure, training and participation at national/ international … Read More

NALCO receives the prestigious SCOPE Excellence Award

NALCO, has won the prestigious SCOPE Award for Excellence and Outstanding Contribution to Public Sector Management – Institutional Category I (Maharatna & Navratna PSEs). The Hon’ble President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the award to Dr Tapan Kumar Chand, CMD, NALCO at a function organized, on the occasion of Public Sector Day celebrations,… Read More

President of India Honours HAL with SCOPE Meritorious Award

HAL has been conferred with ‘SCOPE Meritorious Award 2014-15’ for Corporate Governance. Mr Pranab Mukherjee, President of India, presented the award to Mr T Suvarna Raju, CMD-HAL at New Delhi coinciding with the ‘Public Sector Day celebrations’.HAL -SCOPE Meritorious Award-IndianBureaucracy

“I am happy to receive the prestigious award on behalf of HAL and its employees who are committed to… Read More

Involving Private Sector for Comprehensive TB Care

The Government has made notification of Tuberculosis from both the public and private sector mandatory along with a set of guidelines called the “National Guidelines for Partnerships, 2014” for engaging with private sector in the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programmme (RNTCP).

Under the RNTCP, Government is committed to end tuberculosis… Read More

NLC India celebrates 8th Public Sector Week

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To showcase the contribution extended by the Public Sector Organisations in nation-building and social progress, NLC India Limited  celebrates  8th Public Sector Week from 11th to 15th April, 2017, under the aegis of Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE), an apex body for Central Government owned Public Enterprises/Public Sector Undertakings,… Read More

Standardizing Quality of Packaged Water

As per Regulation 2.3.14 (17) and (18)  of the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restriction on sales) Regulations, 2011, no person can  manufacture, sell or exhibit for sale packaged drinking water and mineral water except under the Bureau of Indian Standards Certification Mark.  However, reports of some Food Business Operators manufacturing/selling… Read More

On Parkinson’s disease trail

In a complex series of experiments they examined what the effects were of changing a single amino acid in the protein. The physicochemists were able to prove how this tiny change disturbs the binding of alpha-synuclein to membranes. “We hope that the finding of this selectively defective membrane binding will help us to understand how Parkinson’s… Read More