President Ram Nath Kovind presented the National Safety Awards (Mines) for the years 2013 and 2014.
Gupta joined General Motors in 2003 and since then, he has served various critical roles in VSSM, Auto Financing, Business Planning, Corporate Finance and Financial Planning in the US and Canada.
The award for each mine was received jointly by one management representative and one workers’ representative.
World Humanitarian Day (WHD) was observed across the globe on 19 August 2017 with the theme #NotATarget.
Scientists have developed an artificial womb that has been successfully tested to incubate healthy baby lambs for a week.
Asteroid Florence is named in honour of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. Reports suggest that it is about 4.4 kilometres in size.
Asteroid Florence, which is one of the largest near-Earth asteroids, will pass safely by Earth on 1 September 2017 in its closest ever encounter with the planet.
The project is expected to promote Ocean Sailing activities in the Navy while depicting Union Government's thrust for ‘Nari Shakti’.
India signed a grant agreement worth USD 24.64 million with the World Bank for Ecosystem Service Improvement Project.
Moreover, NHAI has also started Online sale of FASTags and offline sale through Common Services Centre (CSC) near toll plazas.
The Union Cabinet has given its approval for raising Extra Budgetary Resources (EBR) of up to Rs 9020 Cr for Long Term Irrigation Fund as per the requirement during 2017-18.
Prior to this appointment, Suri was serving as the Chief General Manager of the Insurance Regulatory Development Authority of India.
6 Apache attack helicopters will be purchased at an expense of around 4168 crore rupees.
Infosys said that the company’s board had accepted Sikka’s resignation during a board meeting held on 18 August 2017.
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The campaign is aimed at enlightening the children about harmful fire crackers.
The photographer who defined photography in his own style was a winner of almost every major international prize associated with the profession.
The Foreign and Defense Chiefs of Japan and the United States have agreed to continue exerting pressure on North Korea to halt its nuclear and missile programs.
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman orders reopening of the border with Qatar to give Qatari pilgrims an easy pass to carry out their annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca.
The project is situated on North Koel river which is a tributary of Sone river that joins the river Ganga.
The policy enables private investments across a range of metro operations making Public-Private Partnership (PPP) component mandatory for availing central assistance for new metro projects.
According to the report, Karnataka has the highest number of elephants (6049), followed by Assam (5719) and Kerala (3054).
Chilesaurus, originally classified as a relative of T rex, may solve the biggest mystery in dinosaur evolution, as it is reported to be the missing link between two major dinosaur groups, plant-eating herbivores and carnivores.
The funds arising from the MUSK will be utilized for schemes in the education sector which would be available for the benefit of students of secondary and higher education.
The Agriculture Ministry said, record production has been achieved in rice, wheat, coarse cereals and pulses due to the good rainfall and various initiatives taken by the government.
The US decision came nearly two months after adding the group's Pakistan-based chief Syed Salahuddin to its list of designated global terrorists.
The total food grain production in the country is estimated at 275.68 million tonnes, which is higher by 10.64 million tonnes (4.01%) than the previous record production of food grain achieved during 2013-14.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the proposal of Department of Investment and public Asset Management (DIPAM) for revision in the procedure and mechanism for strategic disinvestment.
The 2017 Spanish Super Cup was the 31st edition of the tournament.
To ensure the concessional crop loan reaches to genuine farmers, RBI has advised banks to ensure proper documentation including the recording of land details even when the farmer avails gold loans for such purposes.
The approval of DIPAM proposal will empower the Core Group of Secretaries to take policy decisions with regard to procedural issues and to consider deviations as necessary from time to time for effective implementation of decisions of CCEA.