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World Ozone Day

India’s aggregate cooling requirement will increase by eight times in the next 20 years with room air conditioners alone consuming more than half of the total energy required for space cooling in the country by 2037-38. Staring at this projection and the growing needs of cooling, the government, released a ...

Capacity Development Scheme

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the continuation of the Capacity Development Scheme till 2019-20 with an outlay of Rs 2,250 crore. The Capacity Development Scheme is an ongoing scheme of the Statistics and Programme Implementation Ministry aimed at augmenting infrastructural, technical and manpower resources for making available credible and ...

Nahargarh Biological Park

Rajasthan’s first lion safari was inaugurated at Nahargarh Biological Park. The park is located on Delhi-Jaipur National Highway in the Aravalli foothills, nearly 12 kilometers from state capital Jaipur (known as Pink City). It will be open for visitors from October 2018.

भारत के 46वें मुख्‍य न्‍यायाधीश

राष्‍ट्रपति ने न्‍यायमूर्ति रंजन गोगोई को भारत का अगला मुख्‍य न्‍यायाधीश नियुक्‍त किया है। वह देश के वर्तमान मुख्‍य न्‍यायाधीश न्‍यायमूर्ति दीपक मिश्रा के सेवानिवृत्‍त होने के बाद 3 अक्‍तूबर, 2018 को भारत के मुख्‍य न्‍यायाधीश का पद भार ग्रहण करेंगे। न्‍यायमूर्ति रंजन गोगोई का जन्‍म 18 नवंबर, 1954 को हुआ और ...

Apsara Research Reactor

Apsara is the oldest of India's research reactors. The reactor was designed by the Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC) and built with assistance from the United Kingdom (which also provided the initial fuel supply consisting of 80 percent enriched uranium). Apsara first went critical on 4 August 1956. Apsara is ...