20 IRAS officers transferred

20 IRAS (Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS) officers have been transferred and officiate in SA Grade. P K Maheshwari has been transferred to East Central Railway; Ms. Shruti Agnihotri to Northeast Frontier Railway; Deepa Chawla to Central Railway; S C Mitra to Metro Railway; P Ramachandra to Eastern Railway; Om Prakash to Northern Railway; Parag […]

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MoS (I/C) for Power and New and Renewable Energy visited NTPC Unchahar

Power Minister RK Singh announces Ex – gratia compensation of Rs 20 lakh to the families of the deceased, Rs. 10 lakh for seriously injured and Rs. 2 lakh to injured during his visit to accident site. An unfortunate accident struck NTPC- Unchahar in the boiler of Unit #6 (500 MW) yesterday. R.K. Singh, Union […]

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Appointments Committee of the Cabinet approves 13 Secretary level appointment

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the Secretary level appointments: (i) Ajay Narayan Jha, IAS (MN 82), Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change as Officer on Special Duty in the Department of Expenditure with immediate effect. The officer will assume charge of the post of Secretary, Department of Expenditure on superannuation […]

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Induction Ceremony of SU 30 MKI to the Valiants

In a solemn ceremony on 24 Apr 17, the Su30 MKI aircraft was inducted into 221 Squadron, ‘Valiants’, of the IAF. Air Marshal C Hari Kumar AVSM VM VSM ADC, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Air Command IAF was the chief guest for the occasion. Among the distinguished guests were Mr. Daljeet Singh, CEO, Hindustan Aeronautics […]

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announces slew of measures to promote digital payments

In the aftermath of the cancellation of the legal tender character of old Rs.500 and Rs.1,000 notes, there has been a surge in the digital transactions through use of credit/debit cards and mobile phone applications/e-wallets etc. To further accelerate this process, the Central Government has decided on a package of incentives and measures for promotion […]

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Rs500,Rs1000 note Banned FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS, Answered by RBI

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FAQs on Withdrawal of Legal Tender Character of the existing Bank Notes in the denominations of ₹ 500/- and ₹ 1000/- 1. Why is this scheme introduced? The incidence of fake Indian currency notes in higher denomination has increased. For ordinary persons, the fake notes look similar to genuine notes, even though […]

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President of India Pranab Mukherjee Inaugurates Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of ECGC

Speaking on the occasion, the President said that a robust, vibrant and well-functioning ECGC can be an enabler for putting the country back on a high export growth path. It is necessary that all stakeholders in the ECGC provide the necessary leadership and direction for it to move forward. The President said that in the […]

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MoU signed with NBCC to redevelop seven colonies in Delhi

The Union Urban Development Ministry signed an MoU with NBCC and CPWD for redevelopment of seven General Pool Residential Accommodation (GPRA) colonies in Delhi. The MoU has been signed in presence of  Rajiv Gauba, Secretary (UD), by  D.S. Mishra, Addl. Secretary (UD), Govt. of India, on behalf of the MoUD and Dr. Anoop. K. Mittal, […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate PETROTECH’2016

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate India’s flagship biennial international oil and gas conference and exhibition, PETROTECH-2016 on December 5. Petrotech is Asia’s largest oil and gas event. The theme for this event is “Hydrocarbons to fuel the future – Choices and Challenges”. This global event aims at bringing Energy Ministers, industry leaders, professionals, […]

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