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Govt considering report on age-limit in civil services exam

New Delhi, Nov 15, Nearly eight months after its submission, the report of Baswan committee that suggested changes in civil service exam pattern and age limit is under examination, the government has said. The committee had submitted its report to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on August 9, 2016. “The Baswan Committee’s report along

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India under serious burden of anaemia, obesity: report

London, Nov 7, India under serious burden of anaemia, obesity: report : India is facing a serious burden of of malnutrition as well as obesity, according to a global report which shows that while half the country’s women suffer from anaemia, at least 22 per cent of adult women are overweight. The Global Nutrition Report 2017,

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PMO Seeks Report From Departments On Work Performance In 3 Years

To Assess The Performance of Cabinet Ministers, Prime Minister Office (PMO) Seeks reports from them regarding their departments. Departments are Ask To tell how much time will be taken On The Given File.This Foremost step of PMO Will be seen as preparation of cabinet Reshuffle. it is also believed that Reshuffle in Modi Government can

Kejriwal in full swing to answer Kapil Mishra, Health department ready with report

Kejriwal in full swing to answer Kapil Mishra, Health department ready with report

Kejriwal in full swing to answer Kapil Mishra, Health department ready with report . Dismissed from Delhi government minister Kapil Mishra, who is being accused at Aam Aadmi Party convener and CM Arvind Kejriwal with day-to-day charges, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal appeared in full swing to answer these objections. It has been reported from the

13-year-olds being treated for smartphone addiction: Report

New York:Technology addiction has become so widespread that children as young as 13 are now being treated for excessive use of smartphones and video games at a facility in the US, media reported. The reSTART Life Centre near Seattle is the only treatment unit of its kind in the western world and helps youngsters with

Google, Amazon eye Toshiba’s chip unit: report

Tokyo: Google and Amazon joined a list of potential buyers eyeing Toshiba’s lucrative memory chip business as the Japanese conglomerate seeks bidders to cover huge losses, a newspaper said today. Toshiba has reportedly completed the first round of bidding for its prized memory chip business, seen as key for the cash-strapped company to turn itself

Trump press official leaving White House: Report

Washington: An staffer in the White House press office who had a contentious relationship with television producers, is leaving his job, a media report said. Boris Epshteyn’s departure was treated with some mystery, the New York Times said in the report on Saturday. Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, did not comment on the

‘Clean’ coal won’t be viable until 2030: Report

Sydney: “Clean” coal technologies will not be commercially viable until at least 2030, an Australian report revealed on Thursday. The report, published by Australian energy research firm RepuTex, said the idea of clean coal was fundamentally out of sync with the move towards more flexible energy sources, Xinhua news agency reported. RepuTex argued that the

Jailbreak: Rajnath seeks report,directs tightening of security

New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today spoke to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal about the Nabha jailbreak in which a hardcore Khalistani terrorist escaped along with five other prisoners and sought a detailed report from the state government. The Home Minister, who was in Hyderabad, also asked the Chief Minister to take urgent

Seven Indian missions’ websites ‘hacked’, data dumped online: Report

New Delhi: Two hackers allegedly from the Netherlands claimed to have broken into seven Indian High Commission websites, publishing online the login details, passwords and database containing names, passport numbers, email-IDs and phone numbers of people of Indian origin, media reported on Monday. According to a report in E Hacking News website, the Indian High

MH370 plunged rapidly, wing flap not out for landing: report

Sydney: Missing Malaysian Air flight MH370 appeared to be out of control when it plunged into the ocean, with the wing flaps not prepared for landing, a new report said today. The report by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau found the plane’s final satellite communications were “consistent with the aircraft being in a high and

Why Global TB Report a Wake-up Call for India?

The just-released Global Tuberculosis (TB) Report-2016 is a shocker for India. The report reveals the spread of this curable disease is larger than previously projected and moreover, the country accounts for 24 per cent of the global cases. India’s effort to check the disease is falling far short of what is required. The new figure

India dismisses Pakistani media report on surgical strikes

New Delhi: India on Friday dismissed a Pakistani media report that cited Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar as telling German Ambassador Martin Ney that there was no surgical attack carried out by the Indian Army on terror launch pads across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir last month. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas

90% rise in consumption of smuggled cigarettes in India:Report

New Delhi: Consumption of smuggled cigarettes in India has increased by over 90 per cent in past 10 years, a latest report by industry body FICCI said today. Over 56 per cent smokers prefer attractive packaging of foreign smuggled brands which does not adhere to Indian regulations like pictorial warning on 85 per cent space

Apple to open second R&D centre in China: Report

Beijing: In a fresh move to bolster its ties with China, Apple has announced it would open a research and development centre in Shenzhen — the hardware manufacturing hub for the world, media reported on Wednesday. It is the second R&D centre in China announced by the Cupertino-based tech giant lately. “We are excited to

Top Pak journalist barred from leaving Pak over his report

Islamabad:  A prominent journalist has been barred from leaving Pakistan after he reported on a suspected rift between civilian and military leaderships during a crucial meeting in which the ISI was told its support for terrorist groups was leaving the country globally isolated. Cyril Almeida, a columnist and reporter for the Dawn, tweeted that he

Pak’s ISI chief likely to be replaced: report

Islamabad:Chief of Pakistan’s powerful spyagency ISI Lt Gen Rizwan Akhtar is likely to be replaced within the next few weeks, a media report said today. Akhtar was appointed the director general of Inter- Services Intelligence (ISI) in September 2014 and took office in November 2014, when he replaced the retiring Lt Gen Zaheer-ul-Islam. The appointment

Many facilities missing at airport: Amicus report

Chandigarh: Punjab and Haryana High Court on Wednesday directed the Chandigarh International Airport Limited (CHIAL), Punjab and Haryana to file the reply to the inspection report submitted by the amicus curiae senior advocate M L Sarin. The 17-member team, led by Sarin visited the airport to see the facilities available for the passengers available at

DLSA organises seminar on accident information report

Mohali: District Legal Services Authority organised a seminar on MACT and Accident Information Report. In this seminar 50 persons were present and respected Ld. District and Sessions Judge Archana Puri addressed all of them and sensitized them regarding the instructions issuing by Hon’ble Supreme Court as well as Hon’ble Punjab and Haryana High Court in

Role of states critical in sustaining growth: Report

New Delhi: The role of state governments is expected to be increasingly critical in sustaining overall development of the country in coming times, according to a report. The study by PHD Chamber of Commerce said that with the continuous increase in per capita income of states, there exists a tremendous potential for expansion of consumer