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The court appointed the panel as the MCI is often been accused of indulging in corrupt practices.
This year's theme was Access to Information and Fundamental Freedoms - This Is Your Right!
Chandigarh-born Harmeet Kaur Dhillon was elected as the newest national committee woman of the Republican National Committee on 1 May 2016.
Besides, biochemist Ramanujan Hegde, MRC Laboratory of Microbiology, U.K. and applied mathematician Lakshminarayanan Mahadevan, Harvard University, was also elected as the fellows of the premier scientific academy of the U.K. and the Commonwealth.
The theme of the Day of 2016 is Celebrating the international labour movement. This is also known as International Worker's Day and May Day.
The Edgar A. Poe awards will be shared by Terrence McCoy of The Washington Post and Neela Banerjee, John Cushman Jr., David Hasemyer and Lisa Song of InsideClimate News.
INS Veer was commissioned into Indian Navy on 26 March 1987 with the pennent number K 40 while, INS Nipat was brought into Navy on 5 December 1988 with pennent number K 42.
She won the award for the individual activist category on the concluding day of the International Civil Society Week held from 25 April to 28 April 2016.
This year, UNESCO celebrated the day at Washington, DC.
He will serve the Railway Board till the date of his superannuation that is on 30 June 2017.
This commemoration will provide an opportunity to pay tribute to the victims of chemical warfare.
Radha Kumar is the Director General of New Delhi-based think tank Delhi Policy Group.
The runner’s up in the voting were Sweden’s 20 Kronor note depicting children's author Astrid Lindgren, Russia’s 100 Ruble note illustrating Crimean landmarks, Kazakhstan’s 20,000 Tenge note and Scotland’s (Clydesdale Bank) 5 Pound polymer note.
The book contains the author’s conversations with an anonymous army officer. It narrates the staged encounters in India's northeast and explains how awards and citations are linked to a body count.
Wu, the son of a wealthy Roman Catholic family from Shanghai, was arrested in 1960 when he was only 23 years old. He was given a life sentence in a forced labour prison camp after he criticised the Soviet Union, then an ally of China.
Toms created the legendary cartoon characters Boban and Molly (Bobanum Moliyum).
The theme for the 2016 World Day for Safety and Health at Work is Workplace Stress: a collective challenge.
The Officer-In-Charge of the Detachment is Lt Cdr Angom B Singh who will function under the Naval Officer-in-Charge (Lakshadweep and Minicoy Island).
The committee sought some time to clear issues related to clearances to be obtained from the Animal Welfare Board under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, which was granted.
He will also assist the court in establishing the legal validity of certain recommendations of the Lodha committee, if the same were to be implemented by the court on the BCCI.
The Union Government introduced the Consumer Protection Bill 2015 in the Lok Sabha in August 2015 to repeal the 30-year old Consumer Protection Act, 1986.
The objective of the conference is to bring peace and stability to Afghanistan and to speed up its reconstruction with a focus on enhancing investment and connectivity to the country.
Ashok is pursuing his PhD on 'Comparative Assessment of Direct and Residual Effects of Organic and Inorganic Nutrient Management on Rice-Chickpea Production System in Lateritic Soil.'
The theme of World Intellectual Property Day 2016 was Digital Creativity: Culture Reimagined.
A platoon of the Kumaon Regiment of the Indian Army along with a team of two observers will be taking part in the event.
The Pink Moon appeared to be smaller than usual because it was at its furthest point from the Earth, or apogee. This full moon comes less than one day after reaching lunar apogee, the moon’s farthest point in its monthly orbit.
The project is named after Sulaimani as the Kozhikode is famous for food and ‘Sulaimani’ is one of such iconic items of the district.
The 2016 campaign additionally stresses the need for immunization among adolescents and adults - throughout life.