Recent Current affairs
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has adopted a resolution that focuses on the global burden of mental disorders and the need for a comprehensive, coordinated response from health and social sectors at the country level.
The Union government has begun to draft a new National Water Policy that calls for the privatisation of water-delivery services and suggests that it be priced so as to “fully recover” the costs of operation and administration of water-resources projects.
The Ministry of Environment and Forests has started mapping forest regions to identify “inviolate” areas, where ecologically dangerous activities such as mining may not be allowed.
All government higher educational institutions will have to mandatorily follow a standardised accounting system from the 2013 academic session to bring in more transparency, accountability and good governance.
Posted by Posted 19.01.2012 12:45 Categories: National Tags: pankaj pachauri communications adviser to pm
NDTV India senior editor and prime time anchor Pankaj Pachauri will be shortly joining the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) as Communications Adviser to the Prime Minister.