International Dam Safety Conference- 2018 held in Kerala

India will be hosting the International Dam Safety Conference – 2018 at Thiruvananthapuram on January 23-24. Shri Pinarayi Vijayan, Chief Minister of Kerala will inaugurate the conference and Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal, Union Minister of State for of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation will preside over the inaugural function.  … Read More

O P Singh takes charge as Uttar Pradesh DGP

O P Singh IPS

Shri O P Singh IPS (Uttar Pradesh 1983) is likely to assume office as the Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police . Shri Singh was relieved as the CISF Chief .The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, had cleared a Home Ministry proposal for “premature repatriation” of 59-year-old Singh to the state.The… Read More

MP government to launch social equality movement

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said a “social equality” movement will be launched by his government through a “cultural integration” trust to be formed in the name of Adi Shankaracharya.The remarks are viewed as a bid to cobble up social engineering in the state which is going to polls later this year.

The BJP… Read More

J&K police issues advisory ahead of Republic Day

J&K police

Ahead of Republic Day celebrations, the Jammu and Kashmir police, in an advisory, sought people’s cooperation in view of heightened security arrangements and asked officials to maintain a vigil on possible infiltration routes to scuttle nefarious designs of anti-national elements.

“All Station House Officers and in-charges of police posts… Read More

Students should focus on AI & robotic engineering | President

President Ram Nath Kovind has said that students should focus on artificial intelligence and robotic engineering for advance changes in the society. He was addressing the 66th convocation ceremony of Maharaja Sayajirao University at Vadodara . President Kovind said that Maharaja Sayajirao University is focusing on arts and science equally, which is… Read More

Amma two-wheeler scheme to begin from February 24

Edappadi K Palanisamy

The Amma Two Wheeler Scheme which would allow women to purchase mopeds by availing 50 per cent government subsidy will begin from February 24, coinciding with 70th birth anniversary of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.The AIADMK had announced in its manifesto that women would receive a maximum 50 per cent government subsidy for purchase of mopeds or scooters… Read More

Over 80,000 educated unemployed youth registered in J&K

unemployed youth

Jammu and Kashmir Labour Minister Haseeb Drabu said that 87,650 educated unemployed youths were registered with district employment and counselling centres in the state.In a written reply in the state Assembly, Drabu, who also holds the finance portfolio, informed the House that of the total, 41,981 were registered with centre’s in the Kashmir division… Read More

NLCIL – Valedictory session of National Seminar 2018

NLCIL

Dr. Sarat Kumar Acharya, Chief Guest of the Valedictory session for the three day National Seminar on Emerging Energy Scenario in India said that as many Thermal Power Stations running in the country crossed 30 years, it should be replaced with Environment Friendly Ultra Super Critical Boiler Technology , so that the pollution due to thermal power generation… Read More

International Conference on Wild Silk Moths begins in Assam

International Conference on Wild Silk

In Assam, the eighth edition of the International Conference on Wild Silk Moths began in Guwahati. Attending the program, Minister of State for Textiles Ajay Tamta said that the Centre has taken the slew of measures for the development of silk and textile sector. He said that 110 districts of North East are silk producers and hoped that the conference would help… Read More

S K Roy appointed Director- Projects, NTPC

S K Roy

Shri Susanta Kumar Roy has been appointed as Director (Projects), NTPC with effect from afternoon of 19th January, 2018. Prior to this , Shri Roy held the post of Executive Director(Projects), NTPC Shri S K Roy, a Mechanical Engineering Graduate from REC, Durgapur joined NTPC in 1981 as Executive Trainee. He is having more than 36 years of experience in … Read More

India to become fastest growing large economy in 2018

Sanctum Wealth Management

India will become the fastest growing large economy in the world, eclipsing China, in 2018 and the country’s equity market will jump to become the fifth largest in the world, a report says. According to a Sanctum Wealth Management report, when the rest of the world offers low growth and insufficient structural change, India, by contrast, is seen as … Read More

Navika Sagar Parikrama INSV Tarini enters port Stanley Falkland Islands

Navika Sagar Parikrama

INSV Tarini entered Port Stanley (Falkland islands) today during it’s maiden voyage to circumnavigate the globe. This is the first-ever Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all-women crew. The vessel is skippered by Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi, and the crew comprises Lieutenant Commanders Pratibha Jamwal, P Swathi, and Lieutenants … Read More