Indian Participation in COP-21

India’s per capita consumption and emission are one of the lowest globally, however to evolve on Human Development Index ( HDI), which is dismal at 135 presently, the country needs to accelerate power capacity addition said Shri A.K. Jha, Chairman and Managing Director, NTPC , while participating in the panel discussion on “Climate Change and Generation… Read More

WPC Expert Workshop on Carbon Emission Management

A World Petroleum Council (WPC) Expert Workshop on ‘Carbon Emission Management: Upstream & Downstream Best Practices and Opportunities’ was organized at New Delhi  ONGC was one of the principal sponsors and organizers.It was an initiative by Indian National Committee with PetroFed as anchor.

The Hon’ble Union Minister of State (Independent… Read More

Government renaming SECI to Renewable Energy Corporation of India

Piyush Goyal

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) was incorporated in Sept. 2011 as a company under Section 8 of the Companies Act, 2013. Government has granted approval for conversion of the existing Section 8 company into a Section 3 company under the Companies Act, 2013 (No.18 of 2013) and for renaming it as Renewable Energy Corporation of India as stated by Shri Piyush… Read More

K.V. Raghavan given Additional Charge as Secretary, Earth Sciences

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the extension of additional charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences assigned to Prof. K.Vijay Raghavan, Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, for a further period of three months beyond 30.11.2015 or till appointment of a regular incumbent or until further orders.

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K.Gopal appointed as Development Commissioner- Handicrafts

Shri K. Gopal IAS ( Tamil Nadu 1992) presently posted as Chairman, Tobacco Board, GOI has been relieved of his responsibilities on November and has been appointed as Development Commissioner (Handicrafts) (JS level ), Ministry of Textiles Government of India.

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

Dinesh Kumar appointed as Joint Secretary- AgriCoop

IAS

Shri Dinesh Kumar IAS (Rajasthan 1996) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare (AgriCoop) from the date of assumption of the charge of the post for a period of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier, vice Shri Sanjeev Chopra IAS .

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Google & Railways to provide Wi-Fi Facilities to Passengers

RailTel Corporation of India Limited (RCIL), one of the Public Sector Undertakings of Railways, has entered into an agreement with M/s. Mahataa Information India Private Limited (MIIPL) a group company of M/s. Google Inc. for providing high speed Wi-Fi facility at Railway stations.

Wi-Fi project shall be undertaken in two phases to cover 75 Class A1 and 325… Read More

Rajiv Bansal appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Electronics & IT

IAS

Shri Rajiv Bansal, lAS (NL 1988) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Electronics & Information Technology from the date of assumption of the charge of the post for a period of five years or until further orders  against a newly created post .

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Government Agencies less likely to comply with Environmental Regulations

Summary:Governments entities are less likely to comply with certain federal environmental regulations than privately owned entities, according to a new study. And regulatory authorities are less vigorous in enforcing the rules against governments.

Government entities are less likely to comply with certain federal environmental regulations than … Read More

B Anand appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development

Shri B Anand, IAS (TN 1987) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development from the date of assumption of the charge of the post for a period of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier, by temporary upgradation of a newly created post in the Ministry of Urban Development.

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Allocation for Schemes of Skill Development

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy has said the government has launched Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) in March, 2015 which is a reward based, demand driven scheme. The scheme aims to enable and mobilise a large number of Indian youth to take up skill training, become employable… Read More