Daily News Updates

ECO-NIWAS

December 16, 2017

On the Energy Conservation Day celebrated on December 14th, the government unveiled the interactive online portal, ECO-NIWAS (Energy Conservation – New Indian Way for Affordable & Sustainable homes) for increasing awareness to build sustainable and energy efficient homes in the country.

Plants that can glow

December 16, 2017

MIT scientists have found a way to induce plants to give off dim light by embedding specialised nanoparticles into their leaves, a major step towards using plants to illuminate the workspace

World Trade Organization conference

December 16, 2017

The Eleventh Ministerial Conference (MC11) of the WTO was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The meeting ended in stalemate after U.S. criticism and member country vetoes, raising questions about the body’s ability to govern increasingly disputed global trade.

‘Ekuverin’

December 16, 2017

It is a joint military exercise between India and Maldives. The eighth edition of the exercise is being held in Belagavi, Karnataka.

CSR Summit for Pioneering Cochlear Implant Surgery

December 16, 2017

CSR Summit for Pioneering Cochlear Implant Surgery under CSR initiative of Airport Authority of India (AAI) through Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) was recently inaugurated.

ATL Community Day

December 16, 2017

NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission has decided to celebrate Atal Tinkering Lab’s Community Day on December 15th.

Sakhi One Stop Centres

December 16, 2017

A National Workshop on Role of Sakhi One Stop Centres in Strengthening Multi Sectoral Response to Violence is being held in New Delhi.

Disqualification moves

December 15, 2017

On December 4, the Chairman of Rajya Sabha disqualified two Members of Parliament (MPs) from the House under the Tenth Schedule of the Constitution (better known as the anti-defection law) for having defected from their party.

For clean air, India needs a policy leap

December 15, 2017

For decades, pollution and its harmful effects on people’s health, the environment, and the planet have been neglected both by Governments and the international development agenda.

Powering rural healthcare

December 13, 2017

Around 38 million Indians rely on health facilities without electricity. Without access to regular power supply, numerous life-saving interventions cannot be undertaken.

Getting back on track

December 13, 2017

The national income numbers for the second quarter of 2017-18 released by CSO (Central Statistics Office) has come as a relief. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has grown at 6.3% year-on-year compared to 5.7% in the first quarter but still lower than 7.5% a year ago.

Unable to see the bamboo for the trees

December 11, 2017

Centre promulgated Indian Forest (Amendment) Ordinance to encourage bamboo cultivation in non-forest areas.

Is there a case for a relook at EVMs?

December 11, 2017

The issue of credibility of EVMs has become quite complicated with different parties raising serious objections about the functioning of the machines.

Is there a case for a relook at EVMs?

December 09, 2017

The issue of credibility of EVMs has become quite complicated with different parties raising serious objections about the functioning of the machines.

JKSSB Recruitment 2017

November 06, 2017

Jammu & Kashmir Services Selection Board (JKSSB) invites Application for the post of 94 Junior Librarian. Apply Online before 11 November 2017.

UKSSSC Recruitment

November 06, 2017

Uttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission (UKSSSC) invites application for the posts of 58 Assistant Teacher (L.T.) & Assistant Education Teacher on direct recruitment. Apply Online before 12 November 2017.

UKSSSC Recruitment 2017

November 06, 2017

Uttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission (UKSSSC) invites application for the posts of 179 Junior Assistant/Computer Operator Stenographer/Personal Assistant & Various vacancy on direct recruitment. Apply Online before 16 November 2017.

SSC Recruitment 2017

November 06, 2017

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) invites applications for the post of Junior Engineers Group- Department. Apply Online before 17 November 2017.

PPSC Recruitment 2017

November 06, 2017

Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) invites application for the post of 45 Assistant District Attorney in the Home Affairs and Justice department, Punjab. Apply Online before 20 November 2017

UPPSC Recruitment 2017

November 06, 2017

Uttar Predesh Public Services Commission (UPPSC) invites Online Application for the post of 799 Lecturers, 21 November 2017.

JKPSC Recruitment 2017

November 06, 2017

Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) invites Applications for the post of 563 Assistant Professor in Higher Education before 28 November 2017.