Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Pak’s first-ever woman FS- to Italy takes charge

Pak’s first-ever woman FS- to Italy takes charge

Pakistan's first-ever woman Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Monday assumed (ग्रहण किया) charge as the new head of the foreign ministry. Janjua, who was serving as Permanent Representative

PepsiCo ropes in PV Sindhu as brand ambassador

PepsiCo ropes in PV Sindhu as brand ambassador

Soft drink major PepsiCo has roped(सुनिश्चित करना) in Rio Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu as brand ambassador for its sports drink Gatorade. Gatorade India today announced that it has signed Sindhu as

GST Council approves States and UTs GST Bills

GST Council approves States and UTs GST Bills

18 March 2017 Current Affairs: GST Council meeting presided by Finance Minister Arun Gaitley has approved draft Bills for implementing the goods and services tax (GST) in States and Union Territories

First fully India-made train flagged off at Dadar station

First fully India-made train flagged off at Dadar station 

Mumbai: The wait is finally over. The much-awaited(बहुत-प्रतीक्षित) made-in-India rake, Medha, is on tracks of the Western Railway. At 3.30 p.m. on Saturday, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, via

Yogi Adityanath sworn in as Uttar Pradesh CM

Yogi Adityanath sworn in as Uttar Pradesh CM

 Lucknow, March 19:  Priest-(पुजारी) turned politician and controversial (विवादास्पद ) mascot of hardline Hindutva, Yogi Adityanath was today sworn in as the 21st chief minister of Uttar Pradesh and

Cheneni-Nashiri: India’s Longest Road Tunnel completes trial run

Cheneni-Nashiri: India’s Longest Road Tunnel completes trial run -9-km-long tunnel

20 March 2017 Current Affairs: India’s longest surface tunnel(सतह सुरंग) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur district is complete. It will be open to traffic soon, following successful completion of trial

India ranks 122, below Pak and China, in World Happiness Report 2017

India ranks 122, below Pak and China, in World Happiness Report 2017

New Delhi: Norway has emerged as the world’s happiest country, out of the 155 countries, in the World Happiness Report 2017 which was released to coincide with the United Nations’ International

1.04 crore people hit by arsenic contamination in Bengal: Report

1.04 crore people hit by arsenic contamination in Bengal: Report

According to recent report tabled in the Lok Sabha, West Bengal has the highest number of arsenic-affected people in the country. State’s 83 blocks in eight districts have ground water affected by

Scientists develop new Wi-Fi system to offer super-fast connectivity

 Scientists develop new Wi-Fi system to offer super-fast connectivity

Scientists from Eindhoven University of Technology in Netherlands have developed a new wireless Internet network based on infra red rays that is reportedly 100 times faster than existing Wi-Fi

Monday, 20 March 2017

Scientists discover five new sub-atomic particles at CERN

 Scientists discover five new sub-atomic particles at CERN

Scientists using Large Hadron Collider accelerator (LHC) at CERN (European Organisation for Nuclear Research) have discovered a new system of five particles all in a single analysis. This discovery is

Trivendra Singh Rawat sworn in as CM of Uttarakhand

Trivendra Singh Rawat sworn in as CM of Uttarakhand

Former RSS pracharak and Uttarakhand BJP chief and Trivendra Singh Rawat (56) was sworn in as ninth Chief Minister of Uttarakhand. He was administered oath to office and secrecy by Governor

Union Cabinet approves four GST Bills

Union Cabinet approves four GST Bills

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the four Goods and Services Tax (GST) related bills. These Bills were earlier approved by the GST Council after clause by

Uttarakhand HC recognise Ganga and Yamuna Rivers as living entity

Uttarakhand HC recognise Ganga and Yamuna Rivers as living entity

The Uttarakhand High Court has recognized the Ganga and Yamuna Rivers as so-called living entities(संस्थाएं). It is for the first time any court in India has recognized a non-human as a living entity.

Indian-American Computer Scientist Bags NSF's CAREER Award

Indian-American Computer Scientist Bags NSF's CAREER Award

HOUSTAN: An Indian-American computer scientist has won National Science Foundation's prestigious CAREER award for his research on redesigning current machine-learning processes. Anshumali

Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport bags world’s number 2 & ‘Best Airport in Central Asia’ awards

Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport bags world’s number 2 & ‘Best Airport in Central Asia’ awards

In yet another recognition(मान्यता)  for India's infrastructure, Delhi's Indira Gandhi International

TOISA Awards: Shuttler PV Sindhu wins Sportsperson of the Year award

TOISA Awards: Shuttler PV Sindhu wins Sportsperson of the Year award

Ace shuttler and Rio Olympics silver medallist P V Sindhu was today bestowed(सौंपा गया) the Best Sports person of the Year award at the Times of India Sports Awards (TOISA) here. Sindhu was also

Friday, 10 March 2017

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Shigmo festival to begin from March 14
Shigmo festival to begin from March 14
Panaji: Goa’s biggest Hindu folk festival, Shigmo, will begin on March 14 and will continue in various rural areas over a fortnight(दो सप्ताह का समय). Different days have been earmarked (निर्धारित) for
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Donald Tusk re-elected as President of European Council

Donald Tusk re-elected as President of European Council

Donald Tusk on 9 March 2017 was appointed to a second term as President of the European Council, one of the European Union’s governing bodies.Tusk won the elections despite objections from the

Virat Kohli remains 3rd in ICC ODI rankings

Virat Kohli remains 3rd in ICC ODI rankings

DUBAI: Captain Virat Kohli remained unchanged(अपरिवर्तित) at third to be the best-placed Indian batsman in the latest ICC ODI rankings issued here today. Rohit Sharma (12th) and Mahendra Singh

India-Africa project partnership conclave

India-Africa project partnership conclave

A conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership(साझेदारी) took place in Delhi on Thursday. President Pranab Mukherjee, his majesty King Mswati -III of kingdom of Swaziland and Dr Ruhakana Rugunda,

Narendra Kumar takes over as Chairman Central Water Commission

Narendra Kumar takes over as Chairman Central Water Commission 

Shri Narendra Kumar, an officer of Central Water Engineering Service (1979 batch) has assumed (ग्रहण किया) the charge of Chairman, Central Water Commission (CWC). Born on October 11, 1957,

A total of 795 cases registered under the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act (PCMA) 2006 during 2013-15

A total of 795 cases registered under the Prohibition (निषेध) of Child Marriage Act (PCMA) 2006 during 2013-15 As per the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data, a total number of 222, 280 and 293 cases have been registered under the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act (PCMA) 2006 in the year 2013, 2014 and 2015 respectively. The reasons for child marriage are complex and it is mind

National Plan of Action for Children, 2016 developed through a consultative process

National Plan of Action for Children, 2016 developed through a consultative process (परामर्श प्रक्रिया) 

The Ministry of Women and Child Development has released National Plan of Action for Children (NPAC), 2016 on 24th January 2017. It addresses four key priority areas of child rights; (i) survival,

Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and Use-Based Index for the Month of January, 2017

Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and Use-Based Index for the Month of January, 2017 

(Base 2004-05=100)  The Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production (IIP) with base 2004-05

Economist, journalist, writer and poet Saeed Suhrawardy passes away

Economist, journalist, writer and poet Saeed Suhrawardy passes away

A leading economist, journalist, writer and poet of Urdu Saeed Suhrawardy, died at his residence in Delhi last evening, March 9.  He was 85 years old. He was a dedicated (समर्पित) writer and journalist

Creator of Hastha Shilpa,Vijayanath Shenoy, passes away

Creator of Hastha Shilpa,Vijayanath Shenoy, passes away

MANIPAL: Vijayanath Shenoy, the well-known heritage (विरासत ) conservationist(संरक्षणवादी) and preserver of antique(प्राचीन वस्तुओं की) articles, died on Thursday at his residence in Manipal. He was

NTPC commissions 45 MW capacity at Rajasthan solar project

NTPC commissions 45 MW capacity (क्षमता) at Rajasthan solar project

State-run power giant NTPC   today announced commissioning of 45 MW solar capacity at Bhadla in Rajasthan taking the total installed capacity of the project to 160 MW. "The 45 MW of Bhadla solar

Qatar’s airline plan faces turbulence

Qatar’s airline plan faces turbulence (अशांति) 

The Gulf State’s flag carrier is facing opposition from Indian airlines over ownership, control norms. Qatar Airways’ plans to set up a fully foreign entity(इकाई)-owned (स्वामित्व वाले) airline in India may

Google acquires Kaggle in boost to data play

Google acquires Kaggle in boost to data play

San Francisco: Technology giant(विशाल) Google has announced the acquisition of Kaggle, a start-up that hosts a number of data scientists, for an undisclosed(अज्ञात) amount at the Cloud Next 2017

IBM Stores Bit of Data on World’s Smallest Magnet: Single Atom

IBM Stores Bit of Data on World’s Smallest Magnet: Single Atom

IBM scientists have shrunk one bit of data onto the world’s smallest magnet, consisting of a single encoded atom. The breakthrough could allow magnetic data storage a boggling(संदेह करना) 1,000 times

Shigmo festival to begin from March 14

Shigmo festival to begin from March 14

Panaji: Goa’s biggest Hindu folk festival, Shigmo, will begin on March 14 and will continue in various rural areas over a fortnight(दो सप्ताह का समय). Different days have been earmarked (निर्धारित) for

Punjab varsity develops new Bt cotton varieties

Punjab varsity develops new Bt cotton varieties (किस्मों)

Punjab Agricultural University in Ludhiana has announced that it has developed the country’s first genetically-modified varieties of cotton — the seeds of which could be reused (पुनः उपयोग किया गया)

NIO finds a new canyon system close to Kovvada coast

NIO finds a new canyon(घाटी) system close to Kovvada coast

scientists of CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) in Visakhapatnam are an ecstatic(उत्तेजित) lot. They have found three new canyons forming a major canyon system in the depths(गहराई) of Bay

Centre issues draft rules on e-wallet payments

Centre issues draft rules on e-wallet payments

The Centre has issued draft rules to ensure integrity(अखंडता), security and confidentiality (गोपनीयता) of electronic payments made through prepaid payment instruments (PPIs), popularly called e-wallets.

Commonwealth trade meet begins

Commonwealth trade meet begins

An inaugural Commonwealth summit focused on stimulating (उत्तेजक) trade within the group kicked off on Thursday in London, as government representatives and business people gathered(एकत्र हुए) to

South Korea Removes President Park Geun-hye

South Korea Removes President Park Geun-hye

SEOUL, South Korea — A South Korean court removed the president on Friday, a first in the nation’s history, rattling the delicate (नाजुक) balance of relationships across Asia at a particularly tense time.Her

Book on the Delhi Mughals launched

Book on the Delhi Mughals launched

he Mughal City of Old Delhi — a book by Swapna Liddle, covering the trajectory (पथ मार्ग) of Delhi as a city since its establishment as the Mughal capital till India’s independence — was launched on

Total 6,604 KM National Highway Constructed till February, 2017

Total 6,604 KM National Highway Constructed till February, 2017

The target of construction of National Highways is 15,000 km, of which 6,604 km have been completed till Feb in the current financial year 2016-17. The slow speed of construction of National

India slip two places in FIFA rankings

India slip two places in FIFA rankings

The Indian football team slipped(फिसल गया) two places to be at 132nd in the latest FIFA rankings issued on Thursday. India secured 233 points, which is 11 lower than its previous(पिछला) month’s

Committee on Various Aspects of Education

Committee on Various Aspects of Education 

A sectoral Group of Secretaries was formed to look into ‘Education and Social Development’. The terms of Reference of the Group was as follows: (i) A Mid-Term Review of Major

Konkani writer gets Saraswati Samman

Konkani writer gets Saraswati Samman( award)

Eminent Konkani writer Mahabaleshwar Sail has been honoured with the Saraswati Samman 2016 for his novel (उपन्यास) Hawthan. The 74-year-old’s novel was shortlisted out of 22 books written in as

Tabish Gulzar is Mr International India 2017

Tabish Gulzar is Mr International India 2017

Srinagar boy Tabish Gulzar who hails from Harwan here was adjudged the winner of India’s biggest male pageant(प्रदर्शन), the Rubaru Mr. India pageant held at the Royal Castle in New Delhi

Ford Foundation appoints Pradeep Nair as regional director for India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka

Ford Foundation appoints Pradeep Nair as regional(क्षेत्रीय) director for India, Nepal, and Sri Lanka 

The Ford Foundation on Wednesday appointed Pradeep Nair as regional director for India, Nepal and

Diego Maradona is the new ambassador of Chinese Super League

Diego Maradona is the new ambassador of Chinese Super League

Argentina football legend (दिव्य चरित्र) Diego Maradona announced on Thursday that he will be the new ambassador of the Chinese Super League (CSL).  On his Instagram account, Maradona said: “Thank

2017 EU Prize for Women Innovators: Commission awards four outstanding entrepreneurs

2017 EU Prize for Women Innovators: Commission awards four outstanding entrepreneurs (उद्यमियों) 

At an award ceremony in Brussels on International Women's Day, Commissioner Carlos Moedas and

RBI to issue new Rs 10 notes soon with high security features

RBI to issue new Rs 10 notes soon with high security features (सुरक्षा विशेषताएं) 

NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today announced that it will soon issue new Rs 10 currency notes with enhanced security features, while clarifying(स्पष्ट करना) that the old notes will still

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Hawaii becomes first state to sue over Trump's revised travel ban

Hawaii becomes first state to sue over Trump's revised travel ban

Hawaii has become the first state to file a lawsuit against Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, saying the order will harm its Muslim population, tourism and foreign students. Attorneys for the state filed the

India and Belgium sign Protocol to amend DTAA

India and Belgium sign Protocol to amend DTAA

NEW DELHI, MARCH 9:  India and Belgium on Thursday signed a Protocol to amend the existing (मौजूदा) Double Taxation Avoidance (बचाव) Agreement (DTAA) between the two countries. This

Himachal Pradesh launches mobile App ‘Mera Hunar’

Himachal Pradesh launches mobile App ‘Mera Hunar’

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today launched mobile App and website 'Mera Hunar HP', a first of its kind in the country. 'Mera Hunar' is a web based platform where the skilled,

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister launches Rs 1,580 crore housing scheme

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister launches Rs 1,580 crore housing scheme

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday launched a housing scheme estimated(अनुमानित) at Rs 1,580 crore. The scheme was being implemented (कार्यान्वित) by the state

Odisha govt launches 181 helpline for distressed women

Odisha govt launches 181 helpline for distressed women

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has launched 24*7  helpline number 181 to assist women in distress(संकट) on the occasion(अवसर) of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2017. A woman

10th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance Held in New Delhi

10th International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance(शासन) Held in New Delhi

The 10th edition of the International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance

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University of Allahabad Issued Notification for 03 Posts of Registrar, Finance Officer and Others
University of Allahabad invited applications for 03 posts including Registrar, Finance Officer and

University of Allahabad Issued Notification for 03 Posts of Registrar, Finance Officer and Others

University of Allahabad Issued Notification for 03 Posts of Registrar, Finance Officer and Others

University of Allahabad invited applications for 03 posts including Registrar, Finance Officer and

Indian Army Recruitment Rally 2017 in Nagaland; Apply for Soldier General Duty & Other Posts

Indian Army Recruitment Rally 2017 in Nagaland; Apply for Soldier General Duty & Other Posts

Indian Army is all set to recruit various candidates in Nagaland through Indian Army Recruitment Rally

JSSC CGTTC Exam 2016 for 17793 Teacher Posts: Last of Application Extended till 31 March

JSSC CGTTC Exam 2016 for 17793 Teacher Posts: Last of Application Extended till 31 March

Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission (JSSC) has extended the last of online application for Combined Graduate Trained Teacher Competitive Examination 2016 (CGTTCE) for 17793 vacancies. Earlier,

PNB Gilts Ltd Issued Notification For Managing Director and CEO Posts, Apply by 30 March

PNB Gilts Ltd Issued Notification For Managing Director and CEO Posts, Apply by 30 March 

PNB Gilts Limited issued notification for the post of Managing Director and CEO. Interested candidates may apply for the posts till 30 March 2017. Applicant should have at least 7 years experience at a

Directorate of Medical Education & Training, Odisha Hiring 51 Senior Resident & Tutor Posts

Directorate of Medical Education & Training, Odisha Hiring 51 Senior Resident & Tutor Posts

Directorate of Medical Education & Training (DMET), Odisha invited application for the recruitment to the post of Tutor and Senior Resident. The eligible candidates can apply to the post through the

Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College Koraput Recruitment 2017 for 51 Sr Resident & Other Posts

Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College Koraput Recruitment 2017 for 51 Sr Resident & Other Posts

Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital invited application for the recruitment to the post

TNPSC Recruitment 2017 for 333 Assistant Agricultural Officer posts

TNPSC Recruitment 2017 for 333 Assistant Agricultural Officer posts

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invited online applications for the post of Assistant Agricultural Officer. Eligible Candidates may apply only through online mode on or before 7 April

SBI PO Recruitment 2017, 2313 Probationary Cadre Officer Vacancies, sbi.co.in Jobs Apply Online Now

SBI PO Recruitment 2017, 2313 Probationary Cadre Officer Vacancies, sbi.co.in Jobs Apply Online Now

SBI PO Recruitment 2017 Notification for latest 2313 Probationary Officer Posts is published along

AP Police Recruitment 2017, 5991 Andhra Pradesh Constable ASI HC Jobs appolice.gov.in (Apply Online)

AP Police Recruitment 2017, 5991 Andhra Pradesh Constable ASI HC Jobs appolice.gov.in (Apply Online)

AP Police Recruitment 2017 Notification released for 5991 job openings of Constable, HC, ASI, DSP,

Punjab State Cooperative Agricultural Bank Recruitment 2017, 191 PSCAB Jobs Apply Online @ agribankpunjab.org

Punjab State Cooperative Agricultural Bank Recruitment 2017, 191 PSCAB Jobs Apply Online @ agribankpunjab.org

Punjab State Cooperative Agricultural Bank Recruitment 2017 Latest Notification released for PSCAB

OSSC Primary Investigator exam 2017 to be held on April 2, check here

OSSC Primary Investigator exam 2017 to be held on April 2, check here

OSSC recruitment 2017: The Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has released a notification regarding the Primary Investigator exam. The notice informed that candidates appearing for the main

SSC CHSL Tier I 2017 Exam Result Update: Answer Keys expected soon on ssc.nic.in

SSC CHSL Tier I 2017 Exam Result Update: Answer Keys expected soon on ssc.nic.in

Staff Selection Commission is expected to release the answer keys to the SSC CHSL Tier I 2017 Exam on its official website. As of now there is no official update on the website nor from from the

Jharkhand TET Result 2016 Released – Check JAC TET Paper 1 & Paper 2 Merit List, Cut Off Marks @ jac.nic.in

Jharkhand TET Result 2016 Released – Check JAC TET Paper 1 & Paper 2 Merit List, Cut Off Marks @ jac.nic.in

Jharkhand TET Result 2016: Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) has declared the J-TET Result 2016

Federal Bank PO Result 2017 Declared Probationary Officer Cutoff Merit List @ federalbank.co.in

Federal Bank PO Result 2017 Declared Probationary Officer Cutoff Merit List @ federalbank.co.in

Federal Bank PO Result 2017 and federalbank.co.in Probationary Officer Online Exam Merit List & Cut

ESIC Results 2017 UDC MTS Steno Exam Cut off Marks Merit List Check @ esic.nic.in

ESIC Results 2017 UDC MTS Steno Exam Cut off Marks Merit List Check @ esic.nic.in

ESIC Results 2017 or ESI Corporation UDC, MTS & Steno Exam Merit List Cut off Marks will be made available online shortly to download at www.esic.nic.in official website. Employees’ State

Admit card released, on 10-02-2017

Admit card  released, on 10-02-2017

TS 10th Class Hall Ticket 2017 Released Telangana BSE SSC Board Exams Dates @ bsetelangana.org

TS 10th Class Hall Ticket 2017 Released Telangana BSE SSC Board Exams Dates@ bsetelangana.org

The Directorate of Government Examinations, Telangana has released the TS 10th Class Hall Ticket

OSSC Junior Clerk Admit Card 2017, Jr Assistant Prelims Hall Ticket Available @ ossc.gov.in

OSSC Junior Clerk Admit Card 2017, Jr Assistant Prelims Hall Ticket Available @ ossc.gov.in

OSSC Junior Clerk Admit Card 2017 Download Link, Odisha SSC Junior Assistant Prelims Exam Dates, Pre Exam Hall Ticket and Call Letter available online at the official website www.ossc.gov.in.Hello, Odisha SSC Latest Recruitment Applicants!! Odisha Staff Selection

MAH MCA CET exam 2017 admit card released, download here

MAH MCA CET exam 2017 admit card released, download here

Maharashtra’s directorate of technical education (DTE) has issued admit cards for masters in computer application common entrance test (MCA CET) 2017 on its official website. The exam will be held on

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Private builders to redevelop Cantt, Yeshwantpur railway stations
BENGALURU: Two railway stations, Cantonment (छावनी) and Yeshwantpur, will don a world-class look akin to airport terminals in the coming years. The railway ministry hasembarked(शुरू किया) on a

PM Narendra Modi presents Swachh Shakti Awards 2017 to women sarpanch

PM Narendra Modi presents Swachh Shakti Awards 2017 to women sarpanch

PM Narendra Modi on 8 March 2017 presented Swachh Shakti Awards 2017 to women sarpanch in Gandhinagar, Gujarat who have contributed immensely (बेहद) to the movement towards a clean India.

President of India inaugurates the 12th CII-Exim bank conclave on India Africa Project Partnership

President of India inaugurates the 12th CII-Exim bank conclave(निर्वाचिका सभा)  on India Africa Project Partnership

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated the 12th CII-EXIM Bank Conclave on India Africa Project Partnership today (March 9, 2017) in New Delhi.  Speaking on the occasion, the

AAI Gets Airport Service Quality Survey Report of 17 Airports in Country

AAI Gets Airport Service Quality Survey Report of 17 Airports in Country 

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) is getting Airport Service Quality (ASQ) survey conducted (आयोजित) through Airports Council International (ACI), a global body of airport operators at 17

Assam Assembly Passes The Cotton University Act 2017: Cotton College To Merge With Cotton College State University

Assam Assembly Passes The Cotton University Act 2017: Cotton College To Merge With Cotton College State University

NEW DELHI:  Assam Legislative Assembly today passed a bill which will facilitate(सुविधा प्रदान करें)

Fmr Puducherry Agriculture Minister Chandrakasu passes away

Fmr Puducherry Agriculture Minister Chandrakasu passes away

Former Agriculture Minister of Puducherry M Chandrakasu died of renal failure (वृक्कीय विफलता) at a private hospital in Chennai today, family sources said.  Chandrakasu (67) is survived by wife and a

Veteran journalist Arvind Padmanabhan passes away

Veteran journalist Arvind Padmanabhan passes away

Veteran journalist Arvind Padmanabhan, an Executive Editor at IANS, died of cardiac arrest(हृदय गति रुकना)  here early on Wednesday. Padmanabhan, who would have turned 50 next month, breathed his

Maharashtra government plans to set up exclusive defence production complex

Maharashtra government plans to set up exclusive defence production complex

Mumbai, Mar 9: Maharashtra government is planning to set up industrial facilities exclusively (विशेष रूप से) for defence equipment production in the state. The government has identified land for setting up

IIT-M solar inverter system wins award

IIT-M solar inverter system wins award

Indian Institute of Technology-Madras has won the 2017 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Spectrum(वर्णक्रम) Technology in the Service of Society Award for its solar-direct current (DC) inverter system. The system, developed using microgrid technology, converts (रूपांतरित

Vice President Hamid Ansari Attends IORA Summit in Jakarta

Vice President Hamid Ansari Attends IORA Summit in Jakarta

Vice President Hamid Ansari was on a two-day visit to Indonesia to attend(उपस्थित रहें) the 21-nation Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Summit in Jakarta, Indonesia from March 6-7, 2017. The theme of Summit is ‘Strengthening Maritime (समुद्री) Cooperation for a Peaceful(शांतिपूर्ण), Stable and

India by Nile opens with Crafts Mela

India by Nile opens with Crafts Mela

The mega cultural festival(सांस्कृतिक उत्सव)  'India by the Nile' got off to a colourful start at the foot of the Pyramids(शुंडाकार स्तंभ)  with a Crafts Mela, showcasing joint handicraft (हस्तकला) exhibition of

INS Tillanchang commissioned at Karwar

INS Tillanchang commissioned(साधिकार) at Karwar

KANWAR: The Indian Navy Ship (INS) Tillanchang, a Water Jet Fast Attack Craft (WJFAC) was commissioned into the Indian Navy by Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, the Flag Officer Commanding-in-

ICC appoint Sachin Tendulkar as official ambassador of women's World Cup 2017

ICC appoint Sachin Tendulkar as official ambassador of women's World Cup 2017

Indian cricketing legend(दिव्य चरित्र)  Sachin Tendulkar was announced as the official ambassador of Women's Cricket World Cup 2017 by the International Cricket Council (ICC) yesterday, on the

India Ready To Let Go Of Veto Initially For UN Security Council Seat

India Ready To Let Go Of Veto Initially For UN Security Council Seat

To win permanent membership of the UN Security Council, India has offered to forgo(छोड़ दो) veto power initially as a bargaining (सौदेबाजी) chip to get the reform process moving. "The issue of veto is

Committee to resolve women’s grievances

Committee to resolve(संकल्प)  women’s grievances (शिकायतें) 

Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel addressed a congregation of top women athletes of the country on International Women’s Day at the Dhyan Chand National Stadium and assured(आश्वासन दिया) them

Pakistan awards Chinese firm two Dasu dam contracts

Pakistan awards Chinese firm two Dasu dam contracts (ठेके)

The Government of Pakistan has awarded the China Gezhouba Group Company (CGGC) two civil engineering contracts in the first stage of the Dasu hydropower project worth Rs.180 billion.

Textiles Minister announces Kamaladevi Chattopadhya National Awards, specially for women weavers and women artisans

Textiles Minister announces Kamaladevi Chattopadhya National Awards, specially for women weavers and women artisans

Textiles Minister announces Kamaladevi Chattopadhya National Awards, specially for women weavers

Commonwealth launches Peace in the Home programme to stamp out domestic violence

Commonwealth launches Peace in the Home programme to stamp out domestic violence (हिंसा) 

The Commonwealth of Nations has launched “Peace in the home” programme to help member states

Trade Mark Rules 2017 come into effect

Trade Mark Rules 2017 come into effect

The Trade Mark Rules, 2017 have come into effect, streamlining(सुव्यवस्थित)  and simplifying the processing of Trade Mark applications. The new rules were released by Union Ministry of Commerce

‘Polluted environment kills 1.7 million children a year’

‘Polluted environment kills 1.7 million children a year’

A quarter of all global deaths of children under five are due to unhealthy (अस्वास्थ्यकर) or polluted environments, including dirty water and air, second-hand smoke and a lack or adequate

Siddaramaiah launches website to highlight Karnataka govt’s achievements

Siddaramaiah launches website to highlight Karnataka govt’s achievements

Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah’s attempt to connect with the citizens comes amid criticism of non-performance, delays in file clearances and corruption allegations against the government. Bengaluru:

Mobile World Congress to be held in India on September 27

Mobile World Congress to be held in India on September 27

India will organize its first mobile congress in September with a special focus(केन्द्रित करना) on reaching out to the South East Asian markets. ”There is Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and an

Chandigarh to host Destination North East 2017

Chandigarh to host Destination North East 2017

Chandigarh, Mar 5 (PTI) Chandigarh will be hosting a three-day long Destination North East 2017 event from tomorrow, aimed at showcasing North East as a potential (क्षमता) destination for

ESAF Microfinance issues ₹330 cr worth commercial paper

ESAF Microfinance issues ₹330 cr worth commercial paper

KOCHI, MARCH 7:   ESAF Microfinance(सूक्ष्म वित्त) , the only company from Kerala to receive small finance bank licence, has issued commercial paper (CP) worth ₹330 crore. Rated A1 by CARE

IDFC Aadhaar Pay launched

IDFC Aadhaar Pay launched

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday prodded (प्रलोभन) all banks to move to the Aadhaar Pay platform at the launch of IDFC Aadhaar Pay—the first Aadhaar linked cashless merchant (सोदागर)

Karur Vysya Bank launches 3 technology services

Karur Vysya Bank launches 3 technology services 

To keep pace (गति) with technology across the globe,(दुनिया भर में,) Karur Vysya Bank   (KVB) today launched three technology services for the benefit of customers. Briefing (वार्ता) reporters on the

CBDT signs advance pricing agreement with Japanese firm

CBDT signs advance pricing agreement with Japanese firm

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has signed yet another bilateral Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) with a subsidiary (सहायक) of a Japanese firm. With this new agreement, the CBDT has entered

D. Bala Venkatesh Varma concurrently accredited as the Ambassador of India to Andorra

D. Bala Venkatesh Varma concurrently(समवर्ती रूप से) accredited(मान्यता प्राप्त) as the Ambassador of India to Andorra

Shri D. Bala Venkatesh Varma, (lFS: 1988), presently Ambassador of lndia to the Kingdom of Spain,