Approval for creation of a post of Dy Comptroller and Auditor General in the CAG Office

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval to create one post of Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General (Coordination, Communication and Information System) in Pay Level-17 (by abolishing one STS level post) in the Office of the Comptroller & Auditor General of India.

The Deputy Comptroller &… Read More



The 8th edition of HOME EXPO INDIA 2019 opened at India Expo Centre and Mart, Greater Noida. The three-day exhibition has been organized by the Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH). Select exhibitors, premium products and invited buyers are the attention of this year’s home expo. Buyers from more than 50 countries including USA, Europe, Argentina,… Read More

Anwar Haleem IFS appointed Ambassador to Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Anwar Haleem IFS

Shri Anwar Haleem IFS (1991) presently Additional Secretary in the National Defence College, has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.He is expected to take up the assignment shortly.

Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com wishes Shri Anwar Haleem the very best.… Read More

Crop residue burning a major contributor to air pollution in South Asia | Stockholm University

Crop residue burning is a major contributor to air pollution

Summary:Urban emissions of black carbon from fossil fuel combustion are not always the main contributor to severe air pollution in south Asian megacities like New Delhi, shows a new study.

While fossil fuel emissions in New Delhi account for 80 percent of the air pollution plume during the summer, emissions from biomass burning (such as crop residue burning)… Read More

R A Sankara Narayanan appointed MD & CEO- Canara Bank

Shri  R A Sankara Narayanan presently MD and CEO, Vijaya Bank, has been appointed as MD and CEO in Canara Bank with effect from “taking over charge of the post on or after April 1, 2019 till his superannuation.  Shri Sankara Narayanan is a post-graduate in Public Administration with an MBA in Finance, CAIIB, PGDPM, PGDFM, DTIRM, DCP and BRM.

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Rajesh Kumar Yaduvanshi takes charge as ED- Punjab National Bank

Rajesh Kumar Yaduvanshi PNB

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Yaduvanshi presently Executive Director, Dena Bank, was appointed as Executive Director in  has assumed charge as Executive Director of Punjab National Bank. Dr. Yaduvanshi brings with him a diversified experience of over 3 decades in the banking industry, having held senior positions in the banking sector both in India and abroad . Dr.Yaduvanshi… Read More

NITI Ayog presentation to Fifteenth Finance Commission on Performance Based Grants

NITI Aayog

The 2nd meeting of the 15th Finance Commission with the NITI Aayog was held here today.  The Aayog including  its Vice Chairman Dr. Rajeev Kumar,  Members, CEO and other Senior Officials,  interacted with the Finance Commission  including Chairman Shri N.K. Singh, Members and Senior Officials.

The NITI Aayog put forth suggestions for the 15thRead More

Virtual Reality Centre inaugurated at the Directorate of Naval Design

Indian Bureaucracy Defence News | Admiral Sunil Lanba, PVSM, AVSM, ADC the Chief of the Naval Staff, inaugurated the maiden ‘state-of-the-art’ Virtual Reality Centre (VRC) at the Directorate of Naval Design (Surface Ship Group). This centre would provide major boost to the Indigenous warship design capabilities of Indian Navy, providing impetus … Read More

Nirbhay- Sub-Sonic Cruise Missile successfully test fired | DRDO

Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) today successfully test fired indigenously designed & developed Long Range Sub-Sonic Cruise Missile “Nirbhay” from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur Odisha.

It is the sixth development flight trial with objective to prove the repeatability of boost phase, cruise phase using … Read More

Purdue University finds GM seed use explode in India

Summary:After the Indian government liberalized its economy, shops stocking a previously controlled market of public agricultural goods were suddenly flooded with new private brands. Rather than relying on data for seed yields, many farmers make socially motivated purchasing decisions.

Suicide rates among Indian farmers remain high, accounting for… Read More

Researchers provide new definition for major Indian Monsoons

Summary:Researchers have used detailed surface temperature analyses to develop the first-ever objective definition of the Northeast Indian Monsoon.

Toward the end of every year, the Northeast Indian Monsoon (NEM) batters southern India with torrents of driving rain, but climatologists have never precisely defined when the monsoon begins and ends.… Read More