Day: January 3, 2019

AP Exclusive: A reckoning is underway in US Catholic Church

PHILADELPHIA — Over the past four months, Roman Catholic dioceses across the U.S. have released the names of more than 1,000 priests and others accused of sexually abusing children in an unprecedented public reckoning spurred at least in part by a shocking grand jury investigation in Pennsylvania, an […]

Setting up of Space Technology Park and Museums

open view web desk The ISRO has plans to set up Space Galleries in various locations in the country. The Space Galleries are expected to disseminate the knowledge about space science and technology amongst the citizens of our country. The Gallery will consist of interactive methods/ models describing […]

Government has launched several initiatives recently to promote research in Higher Educational Institutions

open view web desk Ministry of Human Resource Development and its organizations like University Grants Commission (UGC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) are undertaking various research projects in the different Higher Educational Institutions. Department of Science & Technology and Department of Biotechnology also provide funding support […]

Regulations for a four year B.Ed. integrated course published in official gazette in November, 2018

open view web desk The recruitment and service conditions of teachers are primarily in the domain of State Governments/UT Administrations. The Central Government through the Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Samagra Shiksha provides assistance to State Governments/UTs for additional teachers to maintain appropriate Pupil Teacher Ratio as per the […]

Cyclonic storm “PABUK” over South China Sea and its emergence into Andaman Sea on 05th January 2019: Pre-cyclone watch for Andaman Islands

open view web desk A cyclonic storm “PABUK” lay centred at 0830 hours IST of 03rd January 2019 over south China Sea near latitude 6.0°N and longitude 105.0° E, about 1500 km east-southeast of Port Blair. It is very likely to move west-northwestwards and emerge into Andaman Sea around […]

Results of the Indian Forest Services (Main) Examination, 2018

open view web desk On the basis of the results of the Indian Forest Services (Main) Examination, 2018 held by the Union Public Service Commission from 2nd December to 10th December, 2018, the candidates with the under mentioned Roll Numbers have qualified for Personality Test for selection to the Indian […]

Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan chairs Consultative Committee Meeting of Members of Parliament on National Sugar Institute, Kanpur

The Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today chaired the meeting of Consultative Committee of Members of Parliament attached with the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution. The Consultative Committee Meeting reviewed the functioning of National Sugar Institute established […]

Banks likely to recover bad loans worth 700 billion rupees by March-end: Arun Jaitley

NEW DELHI – India’s Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday commercial banks were likely to recover 700 billion rupees ($9.95 billion) of bad loans by the end of March, helped by resolution of 12 large cases. Some of the big cases such as Bhushan Power and Steel […]

Nestle welcomes India’s Supreme Court ruling in Maggi case

ZURICH – Food group Nestle said on Thursday a ruling by India’s Supreme Court marked a partial victory in its row with the government over Maggi noodles. Maggi, Nestle India’s single-largest revenue earner, was banned in June 2015 for six months across the country following allegations it contained […]