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Monthly Archives: March 2018

GSLV Successfully Launches GSAT-6A Satellite

India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F08) successfully launched GSAT-6A Satellite into Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) today (March 29, 2018). Today’s launch of GSLV was its twelfth and took place from the Second Launch Pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota, the spaceport of

Swachh Bharat Summer Internship

The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, the convening and coordinating Ministry of Swachh Bharat Mission, in association with the Ministry of Human Resource Development, has come up with the innovative ‘Swachh Bharat Summer Internship (SBSI) 2018’aimed at engaging the college youth with  Swachhata work

Facebook aim to fight election manipulation misses a big problem, critics say: USA TODAY

After being gamed by Russian operatives during the 2016 presidential election, Facebook says it’s working to tighten election security ahead of the midterm elections. Company executives detailed new initiatives to prevent foreign interference and anticipate new tactics to undermine the integrity of the November elections. Thursday’s remarks were part of a

Thus Spoke Mahavira

Mahavir Jayanti 2018 would be celebrated by the people on 29th March, today. As per the Hindi calendar, Mahavir Jayanti is celebrated every year on 13th day of the month of Chaitra, however as per the English calendar, it is celebrated in the month of

Ready Player One, Now in Cinemas

New Delhi: Ready Player One is a kind of book that brings 02 different media- First, videogames and Finally, literature-together into a 3D explosion (in your mind!). But get this: Ready Player One not only gets its inspiration from the games of the ’80s, but

Cabinet approves continuation of the Credit Guarantee Fund for Education Loans Scheme and continuation and modification of Central Sector Interest Subsidy Scheme

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for continuation of Credit Guarantee Fund for Education Loans Scheme and continuation and modification of Central Sector Interest Subsidy Scheme with a financial outlay of Rs.

Mission on Moon and Mars

Chandrayaan-2 is a totally indigenous mission with Orbiter, Lander and rover configuration. Orbiter is to be placed in 100 km orbit around the Moon. After reaching the 100 km lunar orbit, the Lander will be separated from the orbiter and it will soft land on

Pending Defence Deals

Capital Acquisition of defence equipment is undertaken in accordance with the extant Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) which incorporates provisions to ensure the highest degree of probity, public accountability, impartiality and transparency in the procurement process.  It envisages signing of an Integrity Pact between Government and