Daily News Updates

India slips to 143 in economic freedom index

February 20, 2017

The Heritage Foundation has released its Index of Economic Freedom report 2017.

Project Loon can now predict weather systems

February 20, 2017

Researchers at Google have moved a step closer to rolling out a network of huge balloons to provide Internet connectivity to billions of people around the world, particularly those in difficult-to-reach rural areas.

Governor not ‘duty-bound’ by popular will, says SC

February 20, 2017

As Tamil Nadu politics witnessed a churn, the State’s Governor has come under intense scrutiny for not inviting AIADMK interim general secretary V.K. Sasikala

There’s no concept of National Song: SC

February 20, 2017

The Supreme Court has refused to intervene in a petition seeking a direction to the government to frame a national policy to promote and propagate the ‘National Song’

Govt. junks border wall plan

February 20, 2017

The Centre has given up its proposal to build a wall along the Pakistan border in Jammu, originally envisaged as a barrier to cross-border terror

Maximum Possible Marks to Indian NRA in WHO Assessment

February 20, 2017

WHO has completed the assessment of the status of the Indian vaccine regulatory system against WHO NRA Global Benchmarking Tool (GBT) for benchmarking and measured the maturity of the system.

JPL’s Spitzer Space Telescope Hears Stellar ‘Heartbeat’ from Planetary Companion

February 18, 2017

JPL’s Spitzer Space Telescope has detected unusual pulsations in the outer shell of a star called HAT-P-2. Scientists’ best guess is that a closely orbiting planet, called HAT-P-2b, causes these vibrations each time it gets close to the star in its orbit.

WORKING ON THE ISRO PRINCIPLE

February 20, 2017

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), by launching 104 satellites from a single rocket, has now set the global standard in a field in which only a few nations even dare to dabble.

USING MUNICIPAL BONDS TO BOLSTER CITY FINANCES

February 17, 2017

It is estimated that Indian cities would collectively need to invest around Rs40 trillion at constant prices in the two decades to 2031

CCAN CONDITIONAL TRANSFERS ERADICATE CHILD MARRIAGE?

February 16, 2017

In recent years child marriage has gained increasing prominence on international and national development agendas

BE THE SOLUTION

February 15, 2017

The centre has asked all high court chief justices to “review” cases of undertrials who have been incarcerated for long and to “take suo motu action for their release”.

BOWING DOWN TO PATRIARCHY

February 14, 2017

Nagaland has been under strife since the announcement of civic bodies’ poll, the matter reaching its peak in the last week.

SIMULTANEOUS POLLS: IFS AND BUTS

February 14, 2017

Both, the President and the Prime Minister have made a strong pitch for holding the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections simultaneously.

IS A BORDER FENCE AN ABSOLUTE ESSENTIAL ALONG THE INDIA-MYANMAR BORDER?

February 10, 2017

The construction of border fence by Myanmar has led to resentment among the people on both sides of the Indo-Myanmar border

UPPSC Recruitment 2017

February 16, 2017

Uttar Predesh Public Services Commission (UPPSC) invites Online Application for the post of 3838 Staff Nurse (Male/Female). Apply Online before 21 February 2017.

Arunachal Pradesh PSC Recruitment

February 16, 2017

Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Commission invites application for the post of 02 Principal for Govt College of Arunachal Pradesh . Apply before 24 February 2017.

HSSC Recruitment

February 16, 2017

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) invites application for the post of 5532 Constables (General Duty)Male & Female for Police Department of Haryana Government. Apply Online before 28 February 2017.

SPSC Recruitment

February 16, 2017

Sikkim Public Service Commission invites Application for the post of 12 Sikkim State Civil Service (Junior Grade) on temporary regular basis. Apply before 02 March 2017.

UPSC Recruitment 2017

February 16, 2017

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) invites Application for the post of 83 Skipper, Medical Officers & Various Vacancies. Apply Online before 02 March 2017.

TSPSC Recruitment 2017

February 15, 2017

Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) invites application for the post of 372 Art Teachers in Residential Educational Institutions Societies. Apply Online before 04 March 2017.

TSPSC Recruitment

February 15, 2017

Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) invites application for the post of 4362 Trained Graduate Teachers in Residential Educational Institutions Societies. Apply Online before 04 March 2017.