Daily News Updates

‘Free movement’ along Myanmar border

October 17, 2017

The Centre is putting in measures to facilitate free movement of Indian and Myanmarese citizens within 16 km along the Myanmar border. In this regard, the Home Ministry recently held consultations with four States — Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh — on the Free Movement Regime (FMR).

Graded plan to combat air pollution

October 17, 2017

The Graded Response Action Plan, Delhi-NCR’s answer to combat air pollution that assumes apocalyptic proportions during this time of the year, will come into force for the first time from October 17th.

INS kiltan

October 17, 2017

NS Kiltan (P30), third Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) stealth corvettes built under Project 28 (Kamorta Class) was recently commissioned into the Indian Navy.

Boosting horticulture through remote sensing

October 17, 2017

Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has announced March 2018 as the deadline to complete the ambitious project of developing the horticulture sector using remote sensing technology and geo-informatics.

World Food Day

October 17, 2017

World Food Day is celebrated on October 16 every year to raise awareness on the issues of poverty and hunger

NIIF gets first investor, Abu Dhabi fund brings in $1 bn

October 17, 2017

The National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) of India has signed an investment agreement worth $1 billion with a wholly owned unit of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA).

47.5 lakh domestic workers set to get legal status and minimum wages

October 17, 2017

Ministry of labour and employment is considering to formulate a national policy for domestic workers under which part-time, full-time and live-in workers, employers, private placement agencies will be clearly defined.

Avoid the Adventurous Path

October 18, 2017

Data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) showed the economy grew 5.7% in April-June, the first quarter of the current fiscal year, slower than the previous quarter’s 6.1% and much lower than the 7.9% growth registered in the first quarter of 2016-17.

Between disarmament and deterrence

October 17, 2017

For the second time in the last decade, the Nobel Committee awarded its annual peace prize to the laudable goal of nuclear disarmament. This year’s recipient, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), has worked tirelessly to raise awareness of nuclear dangers.

Saving child brides — on SC ruling on sex with minor wife

October 14, 2017

The Supreme Court on Wednesday (October 11th, 2017) held that sexual intercourse by a man with his wife, who is below 18 years of age, is Rape.

The will to die — on ‘living wills’

October 14, 2017

The Chief Justice, heading a five-judge Constitution Bench, was responding to a debate on when exactly a person’s ‘Living Will’ or advance directive for end-of-life medical care should take effect

Is ‘deep sea fishing’ the silver bullet?

October 14, 2017

On September 8, the Tamil Nadu Fisheries University (TNFU) organised a one-day workshop in Chennai on deep sea fishing

At Bonn, stay the course

October 11, 2017

Between November 6 and 17 this year, world leaders, delegates from various countries and others from business, along with media and other representatives of civil society will gather at Bonn for the 23rd Conference of Parties (COP-23) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

Navigating a changing world

October 11, 2017

The 14th annual Summit between India and the European Union (EU) was held in New Delhi on 6th October 2017

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