Supreme Court advises Google, Microsoft etc to remove sex determination related information

The Supreme Court has asked search engines such as Google and Yahoo to adopt in-house mechanisms to identify and block content relating to pre-natal sex determination. Supreme Court: “The sex ratio is going down and this is likely to affect the prospect of human race” Any content in contravention with the Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic … Continue reading Supreme Court advises Google, Microsoft etc to remove sex determination related information

Tamil Nadu

Edappadi K Palaniswami sworn in as the 13th Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu+ on Thursday by Governor C Vidyasagar Rao.   Terms: Floor Test Election Commission AIDMK

Foundation stone of the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) laid.

MoS (Home) Shri Kiren Rijiju; "NIDM is an institute of national importance." He opined: India is a huge country and the world expects India to play a leadership role in handling disasters. According to him: The NIDM got its recognition in the year 2003, followed by the A statutory status in the year 2005 and That … Continue reading Foundation stone of the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) laid.

To eliminate Measles and control Rubella by 2020, ministry convenes expert group to recommend measures

This Expert Advisory Group will recommend strategies to end the scourge of these killer and debilitating diseases by 2020. India has made important gains in recent years. Measles deaths have declined by 51% from an estimated 100,000 in the year 2000 to 49 000 in 2015. This has been possible by significantly increasing the reach … Continue reading To eliminate Measles and control Rubella by 2020, ministry convenes expert group to recommend measures

11th Foundation Day celebrations of Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Ltd. (SPMCIL)

Union Minister of Finance Sh. Arun Jaitley gave away awards for excellence at the 11thFoundation Day celebrations of Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Ltd. (SPMCIL) at the National Media Centre, New Delhi. He said that SPMCIL played an important role in the world’s biggest exercise of demonetisation. The awards were given away to … Continue reading 11th Foundation Day celebrations of Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Ltd. (SPMCIL)

Global Investors’ Summit 2017 in Jharkhand

Government of Jharkhand in its endeavor to promote industrial activity in the State and establish Jharkhand as one of the prime investment destination of Eastern India has taken numerous steps towards improvement of overall investment climate. They have successfully implemented the framework of ‘Ease of Doing Business’ and have devised business friendly policies which have been instrumental … Continue reading Global Investors’ Summit 2017 in Jharkhand

Independence Day of Gambia

The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Islamic Republic of The Gambia on the eve of their Independence Day (February 18, 2017). In a message to His Excellency Mr. Adama Barrow, the President of the Islamic Republic of The Gambia, the President … Continue reading Independence Day of Gambia