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Flagging fake political posts as satire more effective on FB

New York : If you want to convince people not to trust an inaccurate political post on firewall checker Facebook, labeling it as satire can help reduce such misinformation from spreading, says a new study. Researchers at the Ohio State University found that flagging inaccurate political posts because they had ... Read More »

Fuel conservation mega campaign of PCRA Saksham 2020 launched

‘Saksham’, an annual one-month long fuel conservation mega campaign of Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, was launched today by Dr. M.M Kutty, Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum& Natural Gas in a function held in Delhi. Dr. M.M Kutty, during his address, ... Read More »

Ministry of Tourism : Year End Review 2019

Ministry of Tourism is committed to make policies and programmes for the development and promotion of tourism. This sector has the capacity to boost economy, foreign exchange earnings and provide large number of jobs at every level that’s why Ministry of Tourism continuously consults and collaborates with other stakeholders in ... Read More »

Year End Review 2019- Department of Higher Education

In pursuance  Prime Minister’s vision for ‘Transforming India’, Ministry of Human Resource Development took a leap forward in transforming education sector with the motto of “सबकोशिक्षा, अच्छीशिक्षा ”(Education for All, Quality Education). In the year of 2019 Dr K. Kasturirangan Committee submitted the Draft National Education Policy to Union HRD Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’. The ... Read More »

Constable held taking bribe of 4K in Udaipur

Udaipur : A constable posted at Ghasa police station of the district was caught red handed by the Anti corruption department here on Sunday. The accused cop Manoj Bishnoi resident of Degana in Nagaur, who was posted in Udaipur, had demanded 5 thousand rupees bribe from the complainant in lieu of ... Read More »

Year End Review: Ministry of Science and Technology

Indian Science Congress (ISC) 2019 was inaugurated by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on 3rd January. The 106th Session of Indian Science Congress, 2019 was held from January 3-7, 2019 at Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar, and Punjab. During the Congress, significant lectures from three Nobel Laureates; 20 Plenary Sessions & several sectional ... Read More »

Year End Review 2019: Ministry of Earth Sciences

During the year, various alerts and timely warnings were issued regarding Cyclonic storms, Heavy rainfall warning, Sea condition, Storm Surge Warning, Damage Expected, pre-cyclone alerts and expected damage, etc. The alerts were issued for Cyclonic Storm ‘PABUK’ over Andaman Sea & neighbourhood, Cyclone ‘FANI’ over Southwest Bay & adjoining Southeast of Bengal, Cyclone Alert for Odisha, ... Read More »

Year End Review 2019- Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

This was a year for consolidating the gains that accrued from major policy decisions taken in the previous five years, a time for monitoring of ongoing projects, tackling road blocks and adding to the already impressive pace of work achieved during the past years. During 2018-19, projects in about 5,494 ... Read More »

Quack doctors crackdown in Dungarpur, 67 arrested

  Udaipur : In a first major crackdown against quacks, the Dungarpur police has seized over 50 clinics and arrested 67 persons found treating people and prescribing drugs without valid degrees in medicine. Though the police arrested them under preventive section 151 of the CrPC, official complaints against these accused are ... Read More »