Category: Nation

World Biofuel Day: Government’s ethanol blending program will prove to be a game changer for India

Bharat Petroleum, the second largest Indian Oil marketing company and one of India’s leading integrated energy companies, has recognized the strategic importance of biofuels in India on the occasion of World Biofuel Day. World Biofuel Day is observed every year on 10 August to create awareness about the importance of non-fossil fuels as an alternative

How Small town girl Nallathambi Kalaiseelvi become the first woman to head India’s top scientific body

Senior scientist Nallathambi Kalaiseelvi was on Saturday appointed as the Director General of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), the first woman to head a consortium of 38 research institutes across the country. Known for her work in the field of lithium-ion batteries, Kalaiseelvi is currently the Director of CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute

Delhi Liquor Policy Row: Clashes broke out over excise policy, 11 officers, excise commissioner suspended

New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena has suspended 11 officers of the department, including the then Excise Commissioner Aarav Gopi Krishna and former Deputy Commissioner Anand Tiwari. Everyone has been suspended for the lapse in implementing the excise policy. The Union Home Ministry has taken this action on the recommendation of Lieutenant Governor VK

EAM S Jaishankar and others pay respect to former foreign minister Sushma Swaraj on her death anniversary

“Fondly remember Sushma Swaraj ji on the anniversary of her passing away. In our thoughts, so many times in so many ways,” EAM S Jaishankar wrote on Twitter and shared a heartwarming picture. Several Union ministers, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Assam chief Himanta Biswa Sarma among others on Saturday paid tributes to former Union