Selection for the post of Director-Technical | Bharat Dynamics Limited

Vacancy

The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) is seeking qualified candidates for the post of Director(Technical), Bharat Dynamics Limited(BDL).

Last Date of Receipt: on 05th January 2018.

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India leap to High-Speed Corridor for Holistic Progress

G.Srinivasan

As India will commemorate its diamond jubilee in 2022 to mark its 75 years of Independence, the NDA government has pulled up the socks to ensure that a decade-long dream of having the first bullet train in India realized. The first step in this direction is taken on September 14 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat when the visiting Japanese Prime Minister Mr. Shinzo Abe and… Read More

ASEAN India Connectivity Summit to begin in New Delhi

ASEAN

The ASEAN India Connectivity Summit (AICS) will begin in New Delhi on Monday. The theme of the two-day Summit is Powering Digital and Physical Linkages for Asia in the 21st Century.

The AICS aims at accelerating existing connectivity prospects, identifying issues of concern, evolving suitable policy recommendations and developing strategies to enhance… Read More

CBI books NTPC Director-Finance, two others for corruption

cbi

The CBI has booked the Director (Finance) of the state-run power utility NTPC Limited, along with two others, in connection with a case pertaining to corruption. It carried out search at his residence at Asian Games Village in New Delhi. The agency has registered an FIR against NTPC’s Kulamani Biswal, BGR Mining and Infra Private Limited director … Read More

24 companies offer to invest 60,000 cr in SEZ adjoining JNPT

JNPT

Union Shipping and Ports Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that 24 companies have offered to invest over 60,000 crore rupees in a special economic zone adjoining the country’s largest container port Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust. He said this will create employment for 1.25 to 1.50 lakh people.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had laid the foundation for the facility… Read More

Centre to issue universal ID cards to Persons with Disabilities

Persons with Disabilities

Union minister Krishan Pal Gurjar said that Centre will soon issue universal ID cards to persons with disabilities which will be valid throughout India. At present, an identity card issued by a state is not considered valid in another state, which causes inconvenience to people with disabilities in availing benefits of various government schemes and reservation.… Read More

Election Commission rejects reports of EVM tampering via bluetooth

Election Commission

Election Commission (EC) in Gujarat has said an inquiry found that the apprehension about possible Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) tampering through bluetooth technology, raised by opposition Congress, is baseless. Chief electoral officer (CEO) BB Swain told reporters that the device which the complainant’s mobile phone detected after putting… Read More

Osteoporosis-related bone fractures linked to Air Pollution

Bad break Osteoporosis

Summary:Exposure to air pollution is associated with osteoporosis-related loss of bone mineral density and risk of bone fractures, according to a new study.

Exposure to air pollution is associated with osteoporosis-related loss of bone mineral density and risk of bone fractures, according to a new study by researchers at Columbia University’s … Read More

Human-caused warming increasing likelihood of record-breaking hot years ahead

Human-caused

Summary:A new study finds human-caused global warming is significantly increasing the rate at which hot temperature records are being broken around the world.

A new study finds human-caused global warming is significantly increasing the rate at which hot temperature records are being broken around the world.

Global annual temperature records show there

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Exercise good for depression?

Teen depression

Summary:More mental health providers may want to take a closer look at including exercise in their patients’ treatment plans, a new study suggests. Researchers asked 295 patients receiving treatment at a mental health clinic whether they wanted to be more physically active and if exercise helped improve their mood and anxiety. They also asked if patients… Read More

TRAI favors defining responsibility of stakeholders for data protection

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India

Mr. R S Sharma, Chairman, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI),said here that TRAI was committed to data protection and was in favor of defining the responsibility of various stakeholders in the value chain to ensure that customers’ data is safeguarded. He was speaking at ‘i-Bharat 2017’ organized by FICCI in collaboration with the Ministry… Read More

Hindi beyond Official Language status

Priyadarshi Dutta

September 14 is observed as the Hindi Day. It was on this date in 1949 that the Constituent Assembly adopted Hindi in Devanagari script as the official language of the Indian union after a long and animated debate. Part XVII of the Constitution comprising Articles 343 to 351 deals with the subject. The Article 343 (1) declares the official language of the Union… Read More