Daily Archives: August 20, 2018

Kerala floods declared as calamity of severe nature

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The massive floods in Kerala have been declared a calamity of severe nature, the Home Ministry said today. “Keeping in view of the intensity and magnitude of the floods and landslides in Kerala, this is a calamity of a severe nature for all practical purposes,” a home ministry official said. The decision has been taken considering the ...

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Nomination for Himalayan tourism Samman opens

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand state chapter of PHDCCI Chairman said that 2nd PHDCCI States Conclave, which was held on August 18-19 at ITC Savoy Mussorriee, conclude on August 19. In which 16 states chairman and Co Chairman participated. There were some other dignitaries including Jitendra Tyagi the MD of the Metro Rail project of Uttarakhand and HP.Kumar the Ex-CMD of ...

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NITI Aayog’s global mobility hackathon MoveHacK, receives strong interest


MoveHack 2018, NITI Aayog’s global mobility hackathon with total prize money of more than INR 2 crores, has received strong interest from across the globe. The hackathon, which was launched on 1st August 2018, has so far received more than 7,500 registrations for the 10 themes. MoveHack aims to bring about innovative, dynamic and scalable solutions to problems pertaining to ...

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No ATM to be replenished with cash after 9 pm from next year

No ATM will be replenished with cash after 9 pm in cities and 6 pm in rural areas from next year even as two armed guards will accompany crisp notes in transit as per a new directive issued by the Home Ministry. The deadline for putting money in the ATMs located in Naxal-hit areas is 4 pm while private cash ...

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Faculty cannot pursue full time course while teaching says Madras High Court


Deprecating the practice of a teacher or professor pursuing a full time course while simultaneously working as a faculty member, the Madras High Court has made it clear that it cannot be permitted without prior permission from the university or college concerned. “The university/institution and the recognition authorities must ensure that no teacher/professor is permitted to do the full time ...

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Bajrang keeps India in medal hunt in wrestling in Asian games; Sushil knocked out


A dominating Bajrang Punia was one win away from clinching his maiden Asian Games gold medal but it was all over Sushil Kumar who crashed out of the mega sporting event after losing his first bout here on Sunday. Commonwealth Games gold medallist Bajrang, who got a bye in the first round, won all three bouts by technical superiority, asserting ...

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