Sampa Saha ITS appointed Director- Industrial Policy & Promotion, Delhi

Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion

Ms Sampa Saha ITS (1992) has been appointed as Director in the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Delhi under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of five years.

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Pranjol Chandra IRSME appointed Director- Civil Aviation, Delhi

Civil Aviation

Shri Pranjol Chandra IRSME (2001) has been appointed as Director in the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Delhi under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of five years .

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Namita J Priyadarshee IFOS appointed Joint Secretary- Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare

Namita J Priyadarshee IFOS

Ms Namita J Priyadarshee IFOS (Rajasthan 1989) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a tenure upto 31.07.2022 i.e. the date of her superannuation or until further orders, whichever is earlier vice Shri Shasidhar K. Srinivas, IAS (KL:1997).… Read More

Shishir Shrivastava IRS given extension as CVO, Mumbai Port Trust

Shishir Shrivastava IRS

Shri Shishir Shrivastava IRS (IT 1994) presently CVO, Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT), Mumbai, has been given extension of deputation tenure for a period of 2 years beyond 09.07.2018 i.e. up to 09.07.2020.

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Sanjay Prasad IRS appointed Joint Secretary- Department of Expenditure

Department of Expenditure

Shri Sanjay Prasad IRS (IT 1990) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Expenditure, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a tenure of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier vice Shri K. Rajaraman IAS (TN 1989).

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S B Deepak Kumar IAS appointed ED- HEPC, Chennai

S B Deepak Kumar IAS

Dr. S B Deepak Kumar IAS (AGMUT 2005) has been appointed as Executive Director in Handloom Export Promotion Council (HEPC), Chennai for a period of four years from the date of taking over of charge of the post.

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Amit Kumar HCS given addl charge as SDO- Civil, Sirsa

Amit Kumar HCS

Shri Amit Kumar HCS presently  Sub Divisional Officer (Civil),Ellenabad and Joint Director, Consolidation of Holdings Rohtak has been given additional charge as Sub Divisional Officer (Civil), Sirsa vice Shri Rahul Hooda IAS (Haryana 2015).

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Groundwater pumping | Can increase arsenic levels in irrigation & drinking water

Groundwater pumping

Summary:Pumping an aquifer to the last drop squeezes out more than water. A new study finds it can also unlock dangerous arsenic from buried clays — and reveals how sinking land can provide an early warning and measure of contamination.

For decades, intensive groundwater pumping has caused ground beneath California’s San Joaquin Valley to sink,… Read More

Kapil Chaudhary IOFS appointed Director- MDWS, Delhi

Nisha IAS

Shri Kapil Chaudhary IOFS (2002) has been selected for appointment as Director in the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation (MDWS), Delhi under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of five years from the date of taking over charge.

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NavalJit Kapoor IRS appointed Joint Secretary- Tribal Affairs, GOI

Ministry of Tribal Affairs

Shri Navaljit Kapoor IRS (IT 1992) has been appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Tribal Affairs, from the date of assumption of the charge of the post, for a tenure of five years or until further orders, whichever is earlier vice Shri Rajesh Aggarwal IAS (Maharashtra 1989).

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Hurricanes are slowing down and that’s bad news say researchers

Hurricanes

Summary:Some hurricanes are moving more slowly, spending increased time over land and leading to catastrophic local rainfall and flooding, according to a new study.

Some hurricanes are moving more slowly, spending increased time over land and leading to catastrophic local rainfall and flooding, according to a new study published Wednesday (June 6) in … Read More