Daily News Updates

NASA’s CHESS to study interstellar clouds

June 27, 2017

NASA is launching a sounding rocket CHESS to study vast interstellar clouds and know about the earliest stages of star formation

Yettinahole hits a hurdle in coffee land

June 27, 2017

The ongoing land acquisition for the Yettinahole drinking water project has hit a hurdle with some farmers unhappy with the price chart fixed by the district committee and are refusing to part with land

EC disqualifies Minister in M.P.

June 27, 2017

The Election Commission has disqualified Narottam Mishra, Minister in the Madhya Pradesh government from membership of any State legislature and contesting polls for the next three years for filing wrong accounts of election expenditure.

Kanyashree Scheme For Girls In Bengal Wins UN Award

June 27, 2017

The West Bengal government is among the winners to receive the prestigious UN Public Service Award for its initiative to combat child marriage and ensure education to the girl child in the state.

States’ fiscal deficit soars to Rs 4.93 trillion in FY16

June 27, 2017

RBI has released second edition of it’s statistical publication titled ‘Handbook of Statistics on States 2016-17‘.

Prime Minister Modi and Prime Minister Costa launch unique Start-up portal

June 27, 2017

Prime Minister Modi and Prime Minister Costa recently launched a unique startup Portal – the India-Portugal International StartUp Hub (IPISH) – in Lisbon.

MERIT’

June 24, 2017

A web portal- MERIT (Merit Order Despatch of Electricity for Rejuvenation of Income and Transparency) was recently launched by the Ministry of Power.

Is it time to block and chain the EVMs?

June 27, 2017

Summary: Blaming the electronic voting machine (EVM) for their electoral defeat has been common for political parties in India

Should elections be state-funded?

June 26, 2017

Summary: State funding of elections is that apparition that cannot fructify but refuses to fade away.

Bringing GM to the table

June 24, 2017

Summary: Anti-GM groups have been opposing the recent decision of GEAC which allowed for the commercial production of GM Mustard in the country. The row over the introduction of GM crops in the country for commercial production is not new. It has been here for years now.

China offers to build dam in Gilgit-Baltistan that ADB, World Bank refused to fund

June 22, 2017

China has offered to make a dam (Diamer-Bhasha Dam) project on the Indus River that India objects to, a part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Government, RBI in talks to postpone Basel-III norms for banks

June 22, 2017

The government is in talks with the Reserve Bank of India, in a bid to postpone the implementation of the international capital norms or Basel-III norms in the Indian banking

India Re-Nominates Dalveer Bhandari For Another Term As Judge At International Court of Justice

June 22, 2017

India has re-nominated Justice Dalveer Bhandari as its candidate for another term as judge at the International Court of Justice or ICJ, the principal judicial organ of the United Nations or UN.

NASA finds 10 Earth-sized exoplanets

June 22, 2017

NASA’s Kepler mission team has released a survey of 219 potential exoplanets — planets outside of our solar system — that had been detected by the space observatory launched in 2009 to scan the Milky Way galaxy.

CGPSC Recruitment

June 05, 2017

Chhattisgarh Public Service Commission (CGPSC) invites Online Application for 05 Lecturer & Librarian in Village Industries Department.

TSPSC Recruitment

June 05, 2017

Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) invites application for the post of 546 Lecturer in Residential Degree Colleges(women). Apply Online before 24 June 2017.

TNPSC Recruitment 2017

June 05, 2017

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites application for the post of 03 Assistan Commissioner. Apply Online before 28 June 2017.

TNPSC Recruitment

June 05, 2017

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites application for t Automobile Engineer. Apply Online before 21 June 2017.

TNPSC Recruitment

June 05, 2017

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) invites application for the post of 13 Assistant Professor.

SSC Recruitment 2017

June 05, 2017

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) invites applications for the post of Combined Graduate Level Examination (CGL), 2017 in different categories of posts in various Ministries/ Departments/ Organisations.

SPSC Recruitment 2017

June 05, 2017

Sikkim Public Service Commission invites Application for the post of Nepali Translator