Daily News Updates

Cabinet relaxes NELP, pre-NELP pact rules

July 20, 2018

The Union Cabinet approved the policy framework to streamline production sharing contracts signed in the pre-New Exploration Licensing Policy (NELP) and NELP periods.

State Banks (Repeal and Amendment) Bill, 2017

July 20, 2018

Parliament passes State Banks (Repeal and Amendment) Bill, 2017 to merge six subsidiary banks with State Bank of India after it was approved by Rajya Sabha.

BRICS Regional Aviation Partnership

July 20, 2018

The Union Cabinet has approved the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) amongst BRICS Nations on the Regional Aviation Partnership Cooperation viz. Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Second Amendment) Bill, 2017

July 20, 2018

Lok Sabha has passed The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (Second Amendment) Bill, 2017 to abolish the ‘no detention policy’ in schools.

Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)

July 20, 2018

Cabinet approves MoU between the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance, Bahrain.

Article 161 of the Constitution

July 20, 2018

Cabinet approves Special Remission to Prisoners on the occasion of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Ministry of Home Affairs will issue advice to all States and UTs asking them to process the cases of eligible prisoners.

Make child marriages invalid

July 20, 2018

The WCD Ministry has proposed to make child marriages “void ab initio” (invalid from the outset).

Fix the pothole problem

July 20, 2018

Potholes took a deadly toll in 2017, claiming almost 10 lives daily with annual fatalities in the country adding up to 3,597 — a more than 50% rise over the toll for 2016.

Agriculture investment: Time to cultivate a visible hand

July 19, 2018

Doubling the farmers’ income in India by 2022 is one of the top priorities of the present government. However, it is not an easy task, given the plethora of challenges faced by agriculture sector. One of the challenges faced by Indian agriculture today is the lack of investment. It is essential to study why and how smallholding farming families be encouraged to invest in their farms.

Role of Big Data In Disaster Management

July 19, 2018

India and South Korea recently signed agreements covering a broad range of areas, including cooperation in development of big data technologies for their diverse applications, like in disaster management. Big data can play a significant role in enhancing our capabilities to manage disasters.

A clean cooking strategy: driving towards sustainability

July 19, 2018

Energy use is a key indicator as well as a key tool for development. Energy use should not only be cost-effective but also environmentally sustainable. In this regard it is imperative for India to evaluate the current fuel choices and, seek to diversify its fuel choices, according to the need for and availability of fuels, in an area.

India a stakeholder in Korean peace: Modi

July 19, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s visits to India and Singapore underscore his “New Southern Policy” (NSP), which gives priority to deepening bilateral relations with the ASEAN economies and India.

India a stakeholder in Korean peace: Modi

July 19, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s visits to India and Singapore underscore his “New Southern Policy” (NSP), which gives priority to deepening bilateral relations with the ASEAN economies and India.

India needs both price and income support for farmers

July 06, 2018

Since the Union Budget 2018-19, there has been a great deal of discussion in the public domain regarding the health of the rural sector. There is a need to believe that the rural sector needs some policy intervention, be it price support or income support.

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.