Antarctic Sea-level Rising Faster Than Expected

New study of satellite data from the last 19 years reveals that fresh water from melting glaciers has caused the sea-level around the coast of Antarctica to rise by 2cm more than

Foreign Clients Moving from Swiss Banks

As India steps up its pressure on Switzerland in its black money pursuit, foreign clients’ funds worth 350 billion Swiss francs (nearly Rs. 25 lakh crore) have left Swiss banks in the

Mridula Sinha is New Goa Governor

Noted writer and senior BJP leader Mridula Sinha was sworn-in as Governor of Goa, following the resignation of B V Wanchoo. 

India-Japan to Control Sickle Cell Anaemia

Japan agreed to work with India in inventing treatment for the Sickle Cell Anaemia after Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought help for finding remedy to the

Energy Efficient Initiatives Launched

Shri Piyush Goyal Minister for Power, Coal, and New & Renewable Energy, launched energy efficient initiatives.

Minister Felicitates IAS Candidates

Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Dr. Jitendra Singh, felicitated some of the candidates recommended by the UPSC on the basis of the

WB Loan for Mizoram State Roads Project

A Credit Agreement for World Bank (IDA) assistance of US$ 107 million for Second Mizoram State Roads Project (MSRP II) has been signed between the Government

National Sports Awards 2014

President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee conferred DronacharyaAwards, Arjuna Awards, Dhyan Chand Awards,Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puraskar,

Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana Launched

Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana, meaning-Prime Minister Scheme for People’s Wealth is an ambitious scheme for comprehensive financial inclusion launched

PM Dedicates Karanpura Thermal Project

Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation the 765 kv Ranchi-Dharmjaygarh-Sipat Transmission Line connecting the Eastern and Western parts of the country.

Programme ‘Digital India’ Approved

The government announced a special programme to transform India into a digitally empowered society.

Committee Setup to Restructure FCI

The Government has decided to set up a High Level Committee (HLC) of distinguished persons and experts to recommend restructuring of (Food Corporation of India)