Friday, April 29th, 2016

 

Govt is planning to Regulate Drones, users will have to take permit for operations

New Delhi: In its efforts to regulate operations of unmanned flying devices like drones, which are increasingly posing challenge to regulators and personnel manning airspace, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has come out with draft guidelines for civil use of such machines. According to the proposed guidelines, comments on which have been invited by 21 May, drone users will have to secure permit and a unique identification number for their operations. “Civilian use of UAS (unmanned aircraft system) includes damage assessment of property and life in areas affectedRead More


Bizzare: In this Indian state, Hindus cannot do “Havan and Puja” from morning to evening, read why

Stung by fire incidents in various parts of Bihar, the state government has come up with a bizarre solution – no cooking, no puja in the morning. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has ordered officials to issue an advisory to people not to light fire between 9 am and 6 pm and observe ‘havan’ and puja before nine in the morning.   Summer at its peak and accidents happen due to fire-Vyasji, Principal Secy, Disaster Management(Bihar) pic.twitter.com/BSPl8EzrS8 — ANI (@ANI_news) April 28, 2016 Kumar asked Principal Secretary, Disaster Management, to issueRead More