Haryana to recruit 4500 men and 1000 women police personnel


Haryana DGP B S Sandhu said that recruitment for the post of 4,500 men and 1,000 women police personnel will begin next month.He also said that more than 350 sub-inspectors will also be recruited.”They will be recruited on merit basis and there will be no interview,” an official release quoted the Director General of Police (DGP) as saying.

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15th Annual Conference on Hydro Power in India

Balraj Joshi,

Shri Balraj Joshi, Chairman and Managing Director, NHPC, India’s premier Hydropower company delivered the Keynote address at the 15th Annual Conference on Hydropower in India organized by India Infrastructure at New Delhi on 22nd January 2018.

In his address, Shri Joshi presented an insight into the Indian power sector and showcased the role played by… Read More

Srikumar Menon appointed Ambassador to Angola

Srikumar Menon IFS

Shri Srikumar Menon IFS presently Ambassador of India to South Sudan has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Angola.He is expected to take up his assignment shortly.

Shri Srikumar Menon took up his new assignment as India’s Ambassador to South Sudan on 17 July 2015 and presented his credentials to the President of South Sudan… Read More

S Somanath takes charge as Director | Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre

S Somanath

Shri S Somanath presently Director, Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre at Valiamala  takes charge as Director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre here.He succeeds K Sivan, who was appointed as ISRO Chairman recently.

Shri Somanath took charge at a function in ISRO headquarters Bengaluru, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC) .He was the Associate Director (Projects)… Read More

NGT orders intensive survey of rivers in western UP


The NGT has ordered “intensive survey” of the Kali, Krishna and the Hindon rivers in western Uttar Pradesh and directed the inspection of 316 industries which are allegedly polluting the water bodies.The order comes after a plea filed by an NGO alleged that 50 villagers have died of cancer in western UP.

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Achal Kumar Joti retires as Chief Election Commissioner

Achal Kumar Joti

Shri Achal Kumar Joti former IAS  ( Gujarat 1975) demitted the office of the Chief Election Commissioner after heading the poll body for six months.He came under attack from the opposition at least twice in his short tenure at the helm of affairs at the poll panel.The Commission’s decision to to delay the Gujarat polls to allow local authorities carry… Read More

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.

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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.

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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