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Need to continue dialogue on Sustainable Lifestyles

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Anil Madhav Dave, has emphasised the need for continued dialogue on sustainable lifestyles, phase-down of Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) under Montreal Protocol, Research & Development, cooperation on Global Market-Based Measures (GMBM) under the International… Read More

Nirmala Sitharaman says fall in exports has been arrested & growth will take place

Commerce and Industry Minister Smt.Nirmala Sitharaman has said that fall in exports has been arrested and growth will steadily take place. Speaking at the Regional Editors Conference of Southern States in Chennai ,she said Export during 2015–16 valued at US $ 262.30 billion had registered a 15.5% decline but 12 sectors like Tea, Tobacco, Spices, Fruits… Read More

Promotion & Regulation should go hand in hand for Medical Devices Sector

The Union Minister for Chemicals & Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs Shri Ananth Kumar has said that Promotion and Regulation should go hand in hand for medical devices sector to provide affordable healthcare to the poor. Speaking at the 9th Medical Technology Conference in New Delhi ,he said that regulation is required in the medical devices sector… Read More

Study validates new tool for diagnosing dehydration in children

Summary:A simple new method for assessing dehydration from diarrhea, which kills hundreds of thousands of children each year worldwide, has proven accurate and reliable, report investigators.

To properly treat young children with severe diarrhea, caregivers in clinics long on patients and short on resources need a quick and accurate way to assess the … Read More

Advisory Forecast for Flood in Barak Basin

In view of heavy to very heavy rainfall in the States of Assam and adjoining Meghalaya and Manipur in Barak Basin, river Barak and its tributaries are rising in the State of Assam which is affecting the districts of Cachar, Hailakhandi, and Karimgunj.

The river Barak Katakhal and Kushiyara are expected to flow in Moderate to High Flood Situation in the next two… Read More

India leads in Coconut production & productivity in the World

Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh addressed the farmers on World Coconut Day and National Award presentation ceremony in Bhubaneswar. On the occasion the Minister said that, India is a leading country in coconut production and productivity in the world. Our annual coconut production is 2044 crore coconut from 19.8… Read More

Prabhu inaugurates Conference on Technology for Ultra High Speed Rolling Stock

Minister of Railways Shri Suresh  Prabhu on 02.09.2016 inaugurated International Conference on Technology for Ultra High Speed Rolling Stock jointly organised by Institute of Rolling Stock Engineers (IRSE) and Indian Railways Service of Mechanical Engineers Association (IRSMEA) with active support of Indian Railways. Member Rolling Stock Railway… Read More

NTPC promotes Fly Ash usage in Agriculture

Even about 5% utilization of the total ash produced in the country by farmers could help in extensive agri yield resulting in food security and increase in GDP growth. These were some of the observations made at the national level workshop on “Safe Use of Fly ash in Agriculture” jointly organized by NTPC , the largest power producer in the country under the… Read More

Raja Bhargava to return to parent cadre

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Shri Raja Bhargava IAS (Andhra Pradesh 1990) presently with Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has been repatriated to his parent cadre with immediate effect.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Raja Bhargava the very best.… Read More

Amandeep Garg appointed Joint Secretary- Cabinet Secretariat

Shri Amandeep Garg IAS (Himanchal Pradesh 1999) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for the balance period of his overall five year central deputation tenure upto 19.11.2019 or until further orders, whichever is earlier, vice Shri S P Singh Parihar IAS (MP 1986).

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Shipping Sector to Boost Economy of Coastal States

While addressing the media at the Regional Editor’s Conference in Chennai , the Secretary of Ministry of Shipping, Shri Rajive Kumar said that the last two years have marked a new high for the Indian Maritime sector, including the Ports. The Ministry of Shipping held its first global investment meet “The Maritime India Summit 2016” which saw very enthusiastic… Read More