New postings at Secretary level in GoI

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi Jan. 31: Government of India issued orders late tonight affecting the transfers and postings of 6 officers at the secretary level. The officers transferred and posted in different ministries are Gauri Kumar, IAS , GJ , 1979; Shankar Agarwal, IAS, UP, 1980; Madhusudhan Prasad, IAS, HY, 1981; Lov Verma, IAS, UP, 1978;…

States show the way forward for building smart cities

Two-day stakeholders’ consultations on the directive of Prime Minister conclude today States suggest two-stage selection of cities fixed tenures for Mayors and municipal cadres  e-governance online service delivery hike in FAR user-fee based concessions Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 31: The smart cities building initiative crossed a major milestone today with the states and other…

Rajan Katoch will continue as Enforcement Director, Krishna Chaudhary is DG ITBP

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 31: Government of India has decided to continue the additional charge of the post of Enforcement Director, Directorate of Enforcement assigned to Rajan S. Katoch, IAS (MP:79), Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry, for a period of three months beyond January 31. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet yesterday approved the appointment…

PM pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 30: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid homage to Mahatma Gandhi and all Martyrs who laid their lives for the Nation, On Martyrs` Day. Paying tributes to Mahatma Gandhi, Mr. Modi said: “पूज्य बापू को उनकी पुण्यतिथि पर शत् शत् नमन। On Martyrs` Day I pay homage to Martyrs for their supreme…

“Tension between Europeans”

Newsroom24x7 Desk Paris, Jan. 30: The Monde.fr– the online edition of Le Monde, has drawn attention towards Greece with the news item titled “Greece: first little tension between Europeans” The news by Cecile Ducourtieux says:  Germany’s Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament Thursday, Dutchman Jeroen Dijsselbloem, the President of the Eurogroup (Ministers of Finance…

The outlook is stable for Tata Motors Limited

Newsroom24x7 Desk Mumbai, Jan. 30: The consolidated profile of Tata Motors Limited (TML) is expected to remain strong over the medium term despite its large capex plans (FY14 Capex: INR 269bn) says Fitch Ratings. Fitch expects the capex to be funded largely from TML’s operational cash flows supported by the continuing sound operations of Jaguar Land…

US condemns terrorist attacks in Egypt

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC, Jan. 30: The United States has strongly condemned the latest terrorist attacks in Egypt’s North Sinai Governorate in which at least twenty nine Egyptian citizens were killed and dozens others wounded. In the first major outburst of violence after the main militant Islamist group active in the Sinai region came out…