Daily News Updates

Odisha to showcase its biodiversity

August 18, 2018

The Odisha government is setting up a world-class interpretation centre at Dangamal near Bhitarkanika National Park to showcase its efforts in protecting crocodiles and preserving its rich mangrove diversity.

Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) project

August 18, 2018

The Environment Ministry has allowed scientists to test the suitability of land in Maharashtra’s Hingoli district to host the India wing of the ambitious Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) project.

International year of millets

August 18, 2018

Continuing its efforts to get ‘millets’ a global recognition for its promotion among consumers, India has written to Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations proposing declaration of the upcoming year as “International Year of Millets”.

International Nitrogen Initiative

August 18, 2018

Indian scientist Nandula Raghuram has been elected as the Chair of the International Nitrogen Initiative (INI), a global policy making initiative. He is the first Indian and Asian to be elected to the Chair of INI.

NPCI launches UPI 2.0

August 18, 2018

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has launched UPI 2.0, an upgraded and renewed version of Unified Payments Interface (UPI).

Global Liveability Index

August 18, 2018

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has released the Global Liveability Index 2018. The index ranks 140 global cities based on their living conditions.

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)

August 17, 2018

The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has said the recent incident of cyber attack in Pune-based Cosmos Cooperative Bank, that has caused an over ₹90-crore loss, is due to a malware attack on the bank’s system.

How India should close the financial gender gap

August 18, 2018

The World Bank’s latest Global Findex data proves that India has made rapid strides in improving access to formal financial services.

Kerala fights to get back on feet after flood fury

August 17, 2018

The catastrophic impact of monsoon rainfall on several districts of Kerala has come as a grim reminder that the vigil against unpredictable natural disasters must never be relaxed.

Refocusing on Africa

August 17, 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently returned from a tour of Rwanda, Uganda and South Africa that included a flurry of agreements and a speech at the BRICS Summit in South Africa outlining 10 guiding principles for India’s engagement in Africa.

A climate for green funds

August 16, 2018

Climate change causes rising temperatures, altered water cycles and extreme weather events that raise risks to energy, food and water systems, people and the global economy

Railways’ focus misplaced: CAG

August 16, 2018

The Indian Railways (IR) is the fourth-largest railway network in the world – in terms of size, its total track length being 1,21,407 kilometer.

Decoding the DNA Bill

August 14, 2018

Forensic DNA profiling is of proven value in solving cases involving offences that are categorized as affecting the human body (such as murder, rape, human trafficking, or grievous hurt), and those against property (including theft, burglary, and dacoity).

The need for digitizing land records in India

August 10, 2018

The Peruvian economist Hernando de Soto has often pointed out that a modern market economy requires a strong system of property rights. India is a mess on this front. Land titles are presumptive rather than conclusive.

RPF Recruitment 2018

June 15, 2018

RPF aks Railway Protection Force has announced a News for Recruitment of 9739 Sub-Inspectors & Constables (Male/Female) in Railway Protection Force (RPF)/ Railway Protection Special Force (RPFS).

Dredging India Recruitment 2018

June 15, 2018

Dredging Corporation of India Limited, Visakhapatnam invites Applications for the post of 20 Graduate & Diploma Apprentices. Apply Online before 03 July 2018

NGRI Recruitment 2018

June 15, 2018

NGRI aka National Geophysical Research Institute invites application for the post of 38 Technician & Assistant Engineer

AAI Recruitment 2018

June 15, 2018

AAI aka Airports Authority of India invites application for the post of 186 Junior Assistant & Senior Assistant.

KSP Recruitment 2018

June 15, 2018

KSP aka Karnataka State Police invites application for the post of 4090 Armed Police Constable, Civil Police Constable, Special Reserve Police Constable, Constable, SI (KSISF) & SRSI (KSRP) 2018.

NABARD Recruitment 2018

June 15, 2018

NABARD aka National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development invites Applications for the post of 21 Specialist Officer . Apply Online before 05 July 2018.

NIT Calicut Recruitment 2018

June 15, 2018

NIT aka National Institute of Technology Calicut invites Application for the post of 125 Technical Staff . Walk-in-Interview 02 to 05 July 2018.