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PM Interacts with the Indian para-athlete contingent for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

Newdelhi:17/8/21:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi interacted with the Indian para-athlete contingent for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and families, guardians, and coaches of the para-athletes today via video conferencing. Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports; Information & Broadcasting, Shri Anurag Singh Thakur was present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, The Prime Minister lauded the para-athletes for their ...

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Winners announced for MeitY-NASSCOM Start-up Women Entrepreneur Awards 2020-21

Newdelhi:17/8/21:The Government of India has set a new benchmark in inclusive development with the basic values being set around ‘antyodaya’ with the core philosophy being Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikaas, Sabka Vishwas, Sabka Prayaas. Empowerment of women and promotion of entrepreneurship have been key focus areas of the Government under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several transformative steps ...

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Result of Combined Geo-Scientist (Main)Examination-2021

Newdelhi:16/8/21:On the basis of the result of the written part of the Combined Geo-Scientist (Main) Examination-2021 held by the Union Public Service Commission on 17th to 18th July, 2021, the candidates with the under mentioned Roll Numbers have qualified for Interview/Personality Test. 2.        The candidature of these candidates isPROVISIONALsubject to their being found eligible in all respects. The candidates would be required ...

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Union Agriculture Minister inaugurated the world’s second-largest refurbished gene bank

New Delhi:16/8/21:Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar inaugurated the world’s second-largest refurbished state-of-the-art National Gene Bank at the National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR), Pusa, New Delhi. On this occasion, Shri Tomar said that the farmers of India are fully capable of accepting the challenges faced by the agriculture sector and conquering them. He ...

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Secretary, MoHUA chairs the 55th CSMC Meeting under PMAY-U

NewdelhI16/8/21:At the 55th meeting of Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (CSMC) under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Urban (PMAY-U), proposals for construction of 16,488 houses have been approved. A total of four States/UTs attended the meeting held today in New Delhi through video conference. The houses are proposed to be constructed under Beneficiary-Led Construction (BLC) and Affordable Housing in Partnership (AHP) verticals ...

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PRESIDENT CONFERS SHAURYA CHAKRA ON WING COMMANDER VARUN SINGH (27987) FLYING (PILOT)

Newdelhi:15/8/21:  Wing Commander Varun Singh (27987) Flying (Pilot) is a pilot in a Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Squadron. On 12 Oct 20, he was flying a system check sortie in LCA, away from parent base, after major rectification of Flight Control System (FCS) and pressurisation system (life support environment control system). During the sortie, the cockpit pressurisation failed at high ...

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PRESIDENT CONFERS SHAURYA CHAKRA ON GROUP CAPTAIN PERMINDER ANTIL (26686) FLYING (PILOT)

Newdelhi:15/8/21:Group Captain Perminder Antil (26686) Flying (Pilot) is the Commanding Officer of a Su-30 MKI Squadron since January 2020. On 21 September 2020, during a sortie from the front cockpit of a Su-30 aircraft, he experienced unprecedented and vicious oscillations in the longitudinal and lateral planes with gravitational forces rapidly varying from +9G to -1.5G, coupled with the aircraft uncontrollably ...

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PRESIDENT CONFERS VAYU SENA MEDAL (GALLANTRY) ON SQN LDR DEEPAK MOHANAN (30223) FLYING (PILOT)

Newdelhi:15/8/21: Squadron Leader Deepak Mohanan (30223) Flying (Pilot) is on deputation with a Coast Guard Squadron since April 2017. On 04 September 2020, Sqn Ldr Mohanan, as captain of a Chetak Helicopter, displayed extraordinary courage and professional skills of a very high order wherein he carried out a damage assessment of fire and explosion on-board MT Diamond, a Very Large ...

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Vocational Training Program for Women at JNPT

New Delhi;15/8/21:As part of its corporate social responsibility, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), one of the premier container handling Ports of India, commenced a vocational training program for women in collaboration with Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSS). The vocational training program was inaugurated by its Chairman Shri Sanjay Sethi at Gram Panchayat, Navin Sheva, Mumbai. JNPT, under its Corporate Social Responsibility ...

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VISIT OF LT GEN CP MOHANTY, VICE CHIEF OF ARMY STAFF TO UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

New Delhi;15/8/21:Lt Gen CP Mohanty, Vice Chief of the Army Staff has proceeded on a five-day visit to the United States of America. The aim of the visit is to enhance bilateral military cooperation and explore future avenues for military-to-military defense partnerships. The Vice Chief will attend the multilateral Chiefs of Defense Conference, being held in Hawaii, which will be ...

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