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Four Key Objectives for New Energy Policy

New Delhi, Nov 21: The National Energy Policy (NEP) aims to chart the way forward to meet the Government’s bold announcements in the energy domain. The four key objectives of the new energy policy are access at affordable prices, improved energy security and independence, greater sustainability and economic growth. The policy is being discussed by NITI Aayog with different stake ...

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NASA invests in next stage of visionary technology development

California, May 14 : NASA has selected eight technology proposals for investment that have the potential to transform future aerospace missions, introduce new capabilities, and significantly improve current approaches to building and operating aerospace systems. Awards under Phase II of the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program can be worth as much as $500,000 for a two-year study, and allow ...

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Redmi Note 3 to be launched in New Delhi on Mar 3

Mumbai, Feb 23: Mobile manufacturer Xiaomi on Monday announced it will launch Redmi Note 3 in India on Mar 3. “The wait is over. Mi is coming to India on March 3rd with the beast you guys desire. Yes, it is the launch for Redmi Note 3,” the company website said. Redmi Note 3 will be launched during an event ...

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NASA Global Hawk flies Pacific storm mission

California, Feb 23: Extreme weather predictions on the West Coast could become more accurate with help from NASA’s remotely piloted Global Hawk. Flights to look at Pacific storms as they develop began Feb. 12. The mission will show how Global Hawk could augment satellites and routinely fly vast areas of the ocean, said Robbie Hood, director of the National Oceanic ...

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Govt releases Seismic Microzonation reports for Delhi and Kolkata

New Delhi, Feb 22: The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsh Vardhan released Seismic microzonation reports for Delhi and Kolkata in New Delhi today. Speaking on the occasion, he said such scientific endeavours should help us to minimize the impact of earthquakes by (a) Proper assessment of Seismic Hazard (b) Implementation of safe building construction ...

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258 Villages Electrified Last Week Under DDUGJY

New Delhi, Feb 22: 258 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 15th to 21st February 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). Out of these electrified villages, 120 villages belong to Odisha , 64 in Jharkhand, . 41 villages in Assam, 19 in Madhya Pradesh 8 to Rajasthan, and 6 in Chhattisgarh. The ...

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Technology Centre at Baddi a step towards realising PM’s vision of Skill India: Nadda

Solan (HP), Feb 20: Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Sh. J P Nadda today congratulated the people of Himachal Pradesh for getting a technology Centre at Baddi in Solan district. Sh. Nadda said, “This is an important milestone for the people of Himachal Pradesh and a significant step towards realising Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi’s vision of “Skill India” ...

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MNRE approved 33 solar parks in 21 states with aggregate capacity of 19,900 MW

Tirupati, Feb 20: Parliamentary Consultative Committee attached to the Ministries of Power and New & Renewable Energy held its meeting in Tirupati , Andhra Pradesh yesterday and reviewed progress of implementation of solar park scheme and also steps taken by the NTPC to reduce emissions and increase efficiency. The meeting was chaired by Shri Piyush Goyal , Union Minister of ...

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245 Villages Electrified Last Week Under DDUGJY

New Delhi, Feb 8: 245 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 1st to 7th February 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). Out of these electrified villages, 82 villages belong to Assam, 77 in Odisha , 69 in Jharkhand, 13 to Chhattisgarh and 2 each in Tripura and Madhya Pradesh. The progress of ...

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Facebook celebrating its 12th anniversary

Mumbai, Feb 4: Facebook turned 12 today and the social networking giant is celebrating the anniversary with its 1.6 billion users by gifting them friendship collages, which are basically video presentations in the form of cards. These cards contain the photos of friends and family that have been previously shared by the users on their Facebook timeline. The Facebook team ...

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