Daily Archives: February 9, 2016

Pakistan weightlifter claims Gold, Silver goes to India

In Weightlifting Individual competition (105 kg) Pakistani weightlifter lifted Gold medal. Md Nooh Dastgir Butt defeated Indian weightlifter Gurdeep Singh and captured Gold. Gurdeep Singh bagged the Silver medal and Sri Lankan Saman Abeywickrama Avimedille Gedara won the Bronze medal in the 12th SAG today. Source Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports 09-February, 2016

Indian Women won gold and silver in Shot Put

Indian won gold and silver in Shot Put ( Women) The much awaited athletics events of 12th SAG started today at Sarusai Sports Complex here. India opened its account with gold medal in Women’s Shot Put. Manpreeth Kaur senior won Gold while Manpreet Kaur junior took Silver medal. Sri Lanka W.T.K.Fernando was placed third and… Read More »

Indian Archers won all 10 Gold Medals

Indian Archery team won all the five gold medals in the recurve event at 12th South Asian Games in Shillong today. India also begs two silver medals in individual categories of Men and Women. The Women’s team comprising Deepika Kumari, Bombayla Devi and Laxmirani Majhi defeated the Sri Lankan trio Dilhara Salgado, Anuradha Karunaratne and… Read More »

Prime Minister Shram Awards for the Year 2014 Announced

Prime Minister Shram Awards for the Year 2014 Announced The Government of India today announced the Prime Minister’s Shram Awards for the year 2014 to be awarded to 54 workers employed in the Departmental Undertakings & Public Sector Undertakings of the Central and State Governments and Private Sector Units employing 500 or more workers in… Read More »

Record enhancement of milk production in India in 2014-15

Milk product was 146.31 million tonne in 2014-15 For the first time there is a record enhancement of milk production as 6.3 percent There is a need to focus on implementing technologies which result in enhanced milk production per animal- Radha Mohan Singh Union Agriculture Minister Shri Radha Mohan Singh today here inaugurated Kalki Bhawan… Read More »

India bags gold in SAG men’s Wushu Taolu in SAG

India bags gold in SAG men’s Wushu Taolu India’s M. Punshiva Meitei clinched a gold medal on Monday in the men’s Wushu Taolu competition (Nanquan & Nangun) at the Rising Sun Sports Complex in Assam Rifles, Laitkor. Silver went to Yubaraj Thapa of Nepal while the bronze medal was earned by H. M. P. Manuranga… Read More »

Joshana Chinappa won gold in Squash

Joshana Chinappa won gold in Squash In 12th SAG Joshana Chinappa of India won the Gold in Women’s individual Squash event by defeating Maria Toorpaki of Pakistan. In Men’s Squash competition Nasir Iqbal of Pakistan won the gold while compatriot Farhan Zaman won the Silver. Source Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports 08-February, 2016

Govt to put InterLinking of Rivers on Fast Track

Uma Bharti to hold meetings with CMs of Odisha, Maharashtra and Gujarat to put Inter-Linking on Fast Track Eighth Meeting of the special committee for Inter-Linking of Rivers held The Inter-linking of River (ILR) programme is very important for enhancing water and food security of the country and would be very helpful in providing water… Read More »

24×7 toll free Tourist Infoline in 12 International Languages

Dr. Mahesh Sharma Launches 24×7 toll free Tourist Infoline in 12 International Languages Incredible India Mobile App to be Launched very soon Dr. Mahesh Sharma, the Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism & Culture and Minister of State for Civil Aviation launched the “24×7 Toll Free Tourist Infoline in 12 International Languages including Hindi and… Read More »

Kabaddi and Kho Kho to be Promoted in Australia

India-Australia Collaboration in Mining Skill Development for Labour Safety, Health and Efficiency Australia to Support Sports Training for Building Future Olympians from India Traditional Indian Sports Like Kabaddi and Kho Kho to be Promoted in Australia Shri Piyush Goyal Union Minister of State (IC) for Coal, Power and New and Renewable Energy held an industry… Read More »

24*7 Control Room for information on Zika Virus Disease

Health Secretary reviews preparedness on Zika Virus Disease 10 new lab diagnosis facilities to soon become operational The Health Secretary Shri B P Sharma reviewed the preparedness regarding Zika Virus Disease at a high level meeting, here today. Also present at the meeting were senior officers from the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, National… Read More »

TRAI issues regulations to ensure access to the internet

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Issues ‘Prohibition of Discriminatory Tariffs for Data Services Regulations, 2016’ TELECOM REGULATORY AUTHORITY OF INDIA (TRAI) issued the ‘Prohibition of Discriminatory Tariffs for Data Services Regulations, 2016’ today. This would disallow service providers to offer or charge discriminatory tariffs for data services on the basis of content being accessed by… Read More »

How to Stop unwanted call / SMS on Mobile

Source : http://www.nccptrai.gov.in/ The Indian telecom Industry with nearly 900 million subscribers is the second largest wireless market in the world. Low tariffs and direct reach to consumers has made SMS and direct calling one of the most cost effective ways of selling services and products. However, telemarketing has brought with it serious issues of invasion… Read More »

FAQ on Stopping unwanted SMS / Calls / Commercial Communication on Mobile

FAQs: The National Customer Call Preference Registry 1. What is meant by Commercial Communication? “Commercial Communication” means any message, voice or SMS, made through telecommunications service, which is transmitted for the purpose of informing about, or soliciting or promoting any commercial transaction in relation to goods, investment or services. 2. What is Unsolicited Commercial Communication… Read More »

FAQ’s on Broadband connection

Q 1. Even though broadband is not used frequently, still huge bills are received. What could be the reason?   A. Broadband service is available under various types of tariff packages with different download limits. Additional download of data beyond the permissible limit would attract additional charges. Therefore, user should subscribe to a Broadband package,… Read More »