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Election Commission of India (ECI) to use Smart Technology in upcoming elections; makes available mobile app to report violation of Model Code of Conduct

Submitted by dhananjay on Mon, 03/11/2019 - 12:32

New Delhi : Election Commission of India (ECI) yesterday announced schedule for Lok Sabha Elections 2019. In a media release, ECI announced use of ICT and Mobile applications for improvement in overall efficiency of various election activities, in addition to enhancing the election system.
ECI has made available following Mobile Applications and Web Applications along with Help Line for Citizens, Candidate and Political Parties:

Reserve Bank of India imposes monetary penalty on 36 banks for non-compliance of its directions on SWIFT-related operational controls

Submitted by dhananjay on Fri, 03/08/2019 - 23:59

Mumbai : According to a press release from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), it has imposed, by orders dated January 31, 2019 and February 25, 2019, monetary penalty for non-compliance with various directions issued by RBI on time-bound implementation and strengthening of SWIFT-related operational controls on 36 banks as detailed below:

Suresh Prabhu Launches GI Website & Tutorial Video on IPR

Submitted by dhananjay on Fri, 03/08/2019 - 23:16

Suresh Prabhu - GI web LaunchNew Delhi : Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Suresh Prabhu, launched a tutorial video on “Intellectual Property Rights” for school students and the Geographical Indications (GI) website in New Delhi today.The tutorial video is available on CIPAM’s You Tube Channel and will form part of the existing resource pool on CIPAM’s official website

Maharashtra Chief Minister Shri Devendra Fadnavis inaugurates Anti Phishing Portal of Maharashtra Cyber

Submitted by dhananjay on Fri, 03/08/2019 - 21:02

Mumbai : Maharashtra Cyber is specialized department created by government of Maharashtra to deal with cyber crime and Cyber Security in the state of Maharashtra. Maharashtra is financial and commercial capital of the nation. Many financial and regulatory organizations work from Mumbai.

NABL launches Quality Assurance Scheme for Basic Composite Medical Laboratories

Submitted by dhananjay on Wed, 03/06/2019 - 23:33

New Delhi : For sensitizing small laboratories to basic doable quality practices, NABL has launched another voluntary scheme called Quality Assurance Scheme (QAS) for Basic Composite (BC) Medical Laboratories (Entry Level) in February, 2019. The laboratories performing only basic routine tests like blood glucose, blood counts, rapid tests for common infections, liver & kidney function tests and routine tests of urine will be eligible to apply under this scheme.