Tag: Current Affairs of 13 September 2017

Dr Harsh Vardhan inaugurates Conference on “Sustainable Landscapes & Forest Ecosystems: Theory to Practice”

  Emphasising the need to create an enabling environment through small steps such as planting more trees, Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has inaugurated a two-day conference on “Sustainable landscapes and forest ecosystems: Theory to Practice”. The Environment Minister urged the gathering to deliberate and come out with out-of-the-box

FSSAI launches online platform for food inspection, sampling

  To bring in transparency in food safety inspection and sampling, food regulator FSSAI put in place a nationwide online platform and asked states to adopt this system as it would help eliminate discrepancy and make food safety officers accountable. The web-based ‘FoSCoRIS’ system will help verify compliance of food safety and hygiene standards by

Government launches the Nation-Wide Hackathon #OpenGovDataHack

  Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad has launched a nation-wide hackathon #OpenGovDataHack. As part of the Startup Eco-system Development program, NIC and IAMAI have collaborated to conduct Nation Wide Hackathon #OpenGovDataHack across seven states of India. It aims to Support & Showcase potentially great Ideas/Talent from Inner India by