Pawan Hans presented with Certificate of Recognition for IoT

Union minister of state for ministry of Electronics and Information Technology P P Choudhry and minister of steel Chaudhary Birender Singh presented ‘certificate of recognition’ to B P Sharma, CMD, Pawan Hans for implementation of IoT (Internet of Things) in Pawan Hans. The organisation has taken various initiatives towards organisational transformation… Read More

Prakash Javadekar inaugurates Kala Utsav 2016

With an inspiring address at the inaugural function the Human Resource Development Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar set the tone for the four day Kala Utsav 2016 in Sangam Auditorium in the DG NCC Camp, Delhi.

In his first address he extended a hearty welcome to the student participants who had come from every nook and corner of the country to compete in the Kala… Read More

BHEL consolidates its global footprint Forays into Togo and Benin


Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has achieved yet another milestone in expanding and consolidating its footprint in the international market by securing export orders for supply of industrial motors to Togo and Benin. Scancem International DA, Norway (Heidelberg Cement group) has placed the order for the motors for their cement plants, Ciments… Read More

Jitendra Singh releases guideline books on Diabetes management

In observance of the World Diabetes Week that commenced from November 14th, the World Diabetes Day, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh, who is himself a noted Diabetologist, released here today two Guideline… Read More

Team India for making of Developed India

Shri M Venkaiah Naidu, Minister of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Information & Broadcasting has said that populist measures in the past negatively impacted the investment in core sectors thereby negating the creation of long term assets and skills upgradation. As a consequence, the focus on freebees neglected investment… Read More

Hunar Haat gets inaugurated at IITF 2016

The Minister of State for Power and Coal (Independent Charge) Shri Piyush Goyal, the Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs, Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi along with the Minister of State for External Affairs Shri M J Akbar today inaugurated “Hunar Haat”, which is being organised for the first time at India International… Read More

Modern hunter-gatherers show value of exercise

In a remote area of north-central Tanzania, men leave their huts on foot, armed with bows and poison-tipped arrows, to hunt for their next meal. Dinner could come in the form of a small bird, a towering giraffe or something in between. Meanwhile, women gather tubers, berries and other fruits.

This is everyday life for the Hadza, an indigenous ethnic group living

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Research into extreme weather effects may explain recent butterfly decline

Researchers investigated the impact of Extreme Climatic Events (ECEs) on butterfly populations. The study shows that the impact can be significantly positive and negative, but questions remain as to whether the benefits outweigh the negative effects.

While it is well known that changes to the mean climate can affect ecosystems, little is known about the… Read More

Mystery solved behind birth of Saturn rings

A team of researchers has presented a new model for the origin of Saturn’s rings based on results of computer simulations. The results of the simulations are also applicable to rings of other giant planets and explain the compositional differences between the rings of Saturn and Uranus. The findings were published on October 6 in the online version of… Read More

Public Participation in Promoting Integrity & Eradicating Corruption

The theme for the Vigilance Awareness Week 2016 is ‘Public participation in promoting integrity and combating corruption’.  The very core idea of the Vigilance Awareness Week being observed under the initiative of Central Vigilance Commission is that the Commission realized that in a huge country like India, we cannot promote integrity and combat corruption… Read More

Harsh Vardhan inaugurates CSIR Platinum Jubilee Techno Fest

As the 36th India International Trade Fair (IITF), 2016 kicked off on Monday with the inauguration by President Pranab Mukherjee, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) opened its mega showcase at Pragati Maidan. Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, inaugurated the ‘CSIR Platinum Jubilee Techno Fest… Read More