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Mrutyunjay Mohapatra was appointed as the chief of the India Meteorological Department

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Newdelhi :4/6/19: Renowned scientist Mrutyunjay Mohapatra was appointed on Tuesday as the chief of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), an order issued by the Personnel Ministry said. Mohapatra, who is Scientist ‘G’ in the IMD, hails from Odisha. He has been appointed as Director-General of Meteorology, IMD, for a period of five years, it said. He will assume charge of the post ...

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Prasar Bharti should look for new avenues in the era of digital expansion:Prakash Javadekar

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NewdelhI4/6/19:Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar today said, the autonomy of Prasar Bharti is important and should be maintained. After flagging-off the newly-acquired 17 Digital Satellite News Gathering (DSNG) Vans of DD News in New Delhi, Mr Javadekar said, Prasar Bharti should look for new avenues in the era of digital expansion. He said, Doordarshan’s credibility has been increased in ...

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Nitin Gadkari takes charge as Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Minister: Pratap Chandra Sarangi, MOS also assumes office

Shri Pratap Chandra Sarangi taking charge as the Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, in the presence of the Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Shri Nitin Gadkari, in New Delhi on June 04, 2019.

Newdelhi:4/6/19 Union Minister of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME),Nitin Gadkari assumed charge of the Ministry in New Delhi today. Pratap Chandra Sarangi, Union Minister for State of MSME also took charge in the Ministry along with Nitin Gadkari. While assuming office the Minister said that the most important work to be done is boosting economic development of the country ...

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Foundation Day of Homi Bhabha National Institute Celebrated

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Mumbai:3/6/19:The Foundation Day of Homi Bhabha National Institute was celebrated at the institute campus in Anushakti Nagar, Mumbai today. Chairman, AICTE, Prof. Anil Sahasrabudhe was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission and Member, Council of Management, Shri K. N. Vyas presided over the function, while Former Chairman, AEC, Dr. Anil ...

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Raksha Mantri Visits Siachen Glacier

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Siachen : 3/6/19   In an epic event in the glorious history of Siachen Glacier, Honourable Raksha Mantri (RM) Shri Rajnath Singh made his maiden visit to the world’s highest battle field today. The RM accompanied by General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Army Staff  arrived at the Thoise air field and was received by Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, GOC-in-C, Northern Command. ...

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India’s youngest ever MP Chandrani Murmu featuring in INDIA TO DAY cover story

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Bhubaneswar:2/6/19 : She is India’s youngest ever MP, who is living a “fairy tale” life albeit with a lot of responsibilities. She aspires and inspires, having held her head high despite all controversies and cheap political blitz in the run-up to the elections. The win was no mean task, as she defeated two-time BJP MP Ananta Nayak by a margin of ...

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Over 1.10 lakh devotees have registered for this year’s annual pilgrimage to the Amarnath

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Kashmir :2/6/19:     Over 1.10 lakh devotees have registered for this year’s annual pilgrimage to the Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas which begins on July 1. Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Paul Malik had launched last week an online registration process for pilgrims. The registration process for the annual Amarnath yatra through the Baltal and the Chandanwari routes ...

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One jawan martyred, four injured in encounter with Maoists

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Jharkhand :2/6/19: A jawan of Sashastra Seema Bal was killed in an encounter with Maoists in Dumka district of Jharkhand in the wee hours today. Four jawans were also injured. Superintendent of Police YS Ramesh said, a search operation was going on in the forests of Taldangal when Maoists opened fire on jawans around 3:30 AM. He said, at least ...

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Amit Shah assumes charge as Union Home Minister

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Newdelhi:1/6/19:Shri Amit Shah, Union Minister of Home Affairs, assumed charge of his office here today. He was greeted by Union Home Secretary Shri Rajiv Gauba and Director, Intelligence Bureau Shri Rajiv Jain upon arrival at the North Block. Shri Amit Shah was also felicitated by new Ministers of State (Home), Shri G. Kishan Reddy and Shri Nityanand Rai who also ...

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President of India has allotted portfolios among the following members of the Union Council

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Newdelhi:31/5/19:The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed the allocation of portfolios among the following members of the Union Council of Ministers:- Shri Narendra Modi Prime Minister and also in-charge of: Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions; Department of Atomic Energy; Department of Space; and All important policy issues; and All other portfolios not allocated to ...

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