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INDIAN ARMY ORGANISES SEMINAR ON IMPACT OF DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES ON FIGHTING PHILOSOPHY IN FUTURE CONFLICTS

INDIAN ARMY ORGANISES SEMINAR ON IMPACT OF DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES ON FIGHTING PHILOSOPHY IN FUTURE CONFLICTS

News 🗓 Tuesday August 25 2020 👁 116
Warfare has undergone a sea change due to the emergence of new domains of warfare and disruptive technologies. There is a technology tsunami which is underway and it will compel militaries to reorganize and re-structure to fight future wars. In order to address various aspects of the impact of disruptive technologies, a seminar was organized on the “Impact of Disruptive Technologies on Our Fighting Philosophy in Future Conflicts” as part of the Defense and Strategy Seminar 2020 at Army War Co ... Read More
Central Government constitutes National Council for Transgender Persons

Central Government constitutes National Council for Transgender Persons

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 135
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 16 of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019 (40 of 2019), the Central Government has constituted a National Council for Transgender Persons vide notification dated 21st August, 2020. The Union Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment will be Chairperson (ex-officio) and Union Minister of State for Social Justice & Empowerment will be Vice-Chairperson (ex-officio). The National Council shall perform the following functions ... Read More
ARIES, Nainital to organise online International Conference on Aerosol Air Quality, Climate Change and Impact on Water Resources and Livelihoods in the Greater Himalayas

ARIES, Nainital to organise online International Conference on Aerosol Air Quality, Climate Change and Impact on Water Resources and Livelihoods in the Greater Himalayas

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 354
Mid-September brings an opportunity to witness a major online international conference on Aerosol Air Quality, Climate Change and Impact on Water Resources and Livelihoods in the Greater Himalayas. The conference will deliberate on rapid increase in air pollution associated with industrialisation and urbanisation and its resultant impacts on regional and global air quality, visibility degradation, cloud formation, and atmospheric chemistry, radiation budget, ecosystem, Himalayan climate, and glaciology, ... Read More
Shri Gadkari calls for adopting advanced public transport models and use of biofuel, Electricity, CNG in Public Transport

Shri Gadkari calls for adopting advanced public transport models and use of biofuel, Electricity, CNG in Public Transport

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 109
Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari has said that public transport  may be modernised which is based on biofuels, CNG and electricity as fuel. Addressing a Webinar - 4th UITP India Bus Seminar today he said most of the State Road Transport Undertakings (SRTUs) are incurring huge expenditure on conventional fuels which are expensive. Shri Gadkari called for moving on to biofuels, CNG and Electricity as transportation fuel. This he said will not only save on fuel bill b ... Read More
Redevelopment of CSMT Railway Station

Redevelopment of CSMT Railway Station

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 128
After the in principle approval of Public Private Partnership Appraisal Committee (PPPAC) for the redevelopment of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (Mumbai) Railway Station on PPP mode, Request for Qualification (RFQ) for redevelopment of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (Mumbai) on PPP has been invited by IRSDC vide NIT published on 20.08.2020. The RFQ document is available on http://irsdc.enivida.com/. The Pre Bid Conference is schedu ... Read More
Clarification on SOP for media production released on 23rd August, 2020

Clarification on SOP for media production released on 23rd August, 2020

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 133
It is hereby clarified that the ‘ Guiding Principles and SOP on preventive measures for Media Production to contain spread of COVID-19’ released by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, on 23rd August, 2020, is applicable to all media production including shooting of films, televisio ... Read More
Union Education Minister reviews various activities of National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) today in New Delhi

Union Education Minister reviews various activities of National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) today in New Delhi

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 114
Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' reviewed various activities of NIOS in New Delhi today. The meeting was attended by Secretary, School Education and Literacy, Smt. Anita Karwal, Joint Secretary, School Education, Smt. Sweety Changsan and senior officials of NIOS. During the meeting Shri Pokhriyal stressed on transparent working of the Institution so that it may produce better results. The Minister also discussed on strengthening the examination mechanism. He said ... Read More
Government of India and AIIB sign agreement for $500 million to improve the network capacity, service quality and safety of the suburban railway system in Mumbai

Government of India and AIIB sign agreement for $500 million to improve the network capacity, service quality and safety of the suburban railway system in Mumbai

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 114
The Government of India, the Government of Maharashtra, Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) today signed a loan agreement for a $500 million Mumbai Urban Transport Project-III to improve the network capacity, service quality and safety of the suburban railway system in Mumbai.     The Project ... Read More
DRDO identifies 108 Systems and Subsystems for industry to design, develop and manufacture towards achieving Atmanirbhar Bharat

DRDO identifies 108 Systems and Subsystems for industry to design, develop and manufacture towards achieving Atmanirbhar Bharat

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 147
Responding to the clarion call given by Hon’ble Prime Minister for “Atmanirbhar Bharat”, the Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) has taken several initiatives to strengthen the indigenous defence ecosystem.  Towards this, A DRDO delegation met with Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh today to apprise him about 108 systems and subsystems which have been identified for designing and development by the Indian Industry only. The list of technologies is enclosed at Appen ... Read More
Launch of IAF Mobile Application MY IAF

Launch of IAF Mobile Application MY IAF

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 125
Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria, Chief of the Air Staff launched a mobile application ‘MY IAF’ at Air HQs Vayu Bhawan on 24 Aug 20 as a part of Digital India initiative. The application developed in association with Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) provides career related information and details for those desirous of joining the Indian Air Force (IAF). The user friendly format of the app serves as a single digital platform interfac ... Read More
Inauguration of DRDO 500 Bed COVID Hospital in Patna

Inauguration of DRDO 500 Bed COVID Hospital in Patna

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 142
A 500 bed Covid Hospital with 125 ICU beds, set up by Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) in Patna was inaugurated today by Shri Nityanand Rai, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Home Affairs. The hospital located in the newly constructed ESIC Hospital at Bihta, has been built on the lines of the 1000 Bed Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Hospital at Delhi Cantt built by DRDO.   Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations (PM CARE ... Read More
Online Executive  Development Programme organised by National Sugar Institute, Kanpur inaugurated

Online Executive Development Programme organised by National Sugar Institute, Kanpur inaugurated

News 🗓 Monday August 24 2020 👁 123
A five days ‘Executive Development Programme’ organized online by National Sugar Institute, Kanpur, UP was today virtually inaugurated by the Secretary, Food & Public Distribution, Shri Sudhanshu Pandey. The programme is being attended by around 100 senior executives from Indian & overseas sugar industry. In his inaugural address, Secretary DoFPD, talked about the global sugar scenario and greater need for developing flexi sugar factories producing sugar & ethanol as per relative ... Read More
The Home Ministry has issued Standard Operating Protocol (SOP) for international travel on non-scheduled commercial flights under the Vande Bharat Scheme and Air Transport Bubble arrangement.

The Home Ministry has issued Standard Operating Protocol (SOP) for international travel on non-scheduled commercial flights under the Vande Bharat Scheme and Air Transport Bubble arrangement.

News 🗓 Sunday August 23 2020 👁 125
The Home Ministry has issued Standard Operating Protocol (SOP) for international travel on non-scheduled commercial flights under the Vande Bharat Scheme and Air Transport Bubble arrangement. The SOP states that persons wanting to travel to India on the Vande Bharat flights will register themselves with the Indian missions in the country where they are stranded or residing, along with necessary details as prescribed by the External Affairs Ministry. Such registration may n ... Read More
Shri Gadkari to lay foundation Stone and inaugurate 35 highway projects worth over Rs 9400 crore in Madhya Pradesh

Shri Gadkari to lay foundation Stone and inaugurate 35 highway projects worth over Rs 9400 crore in Madhya Pradesh

News 🗓 Sunday August 23 2020 👁 118
Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and MSMEs Shri Nitin Gadkari will lay foundation stone of and inaugurate 35 highway projects in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday, the 25th of August, 2020. Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chauhan will preside over the virtual function, to be attended by Union Ministers Shri ThavarchandGehlot and Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, MoSs Shri Prahlad Singh Patel, Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste and Gen (Dr) V K Singh(Rtd), Ministers from the State, several MPs, MLAs and senior offic ... Read More
Indian Railways generates more than 6,40,000 mandays of work till 21 August 2020 under Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan These mandays of work generated in 6 States viz. Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh

Indian Railways generates more than 6,40,000 mandays of work till 21 August 2020 under Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan These mandays of work generated in 6 States viz. Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh

News 🗓 Sunday August 23 2020 👁 138
Indian Railways has generated more than 6,40,000 mandays of work under Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan in 6 States viz. Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.  Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry is closely monitoring the progress made in these projects and generation of work opportunities for the migrant labours of these states under this scheme. Around 165 Railway infrastructure projects are being executed in these states.  ... Read More
Ministry of I&B releases SOP for Media Production

Ministry of I&B releases SOP for Media Production

News 🗓 Sunday August 23 2020 👁 118
Media Production is a major economic activity that has contributed immensely to the GDP of our country.  Given the current COVID – 19 Pandemic, it is crucial that various stake holders involved in activities of Media Production take suitable measures to restrict the transmission of the pandemic, while at the same time resuming/conducting their operations and activities.    The Ministry of I&B, in consultation with the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, h ... Read More
PM greets people on Nuakhai Juhar

PM greets people on Nuakhai Juhar

News 🗓 Sunday August 23 2020 👁 115
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted the people on the auspicious occasion of Nuakhai Juhar. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, "The special occasion of Nuakhai is about celebrating the hardwork of our farmers. It is due to their efforts that our nation is fed.  May this auspicious day bring prosperity and good health for everyone.  Nuakhai Juhar!"  https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/1297375307347845120?ref_src=twsrc%5E ... Read More
New feature added in Arogya Setu App to facilitate safe functioning of business and economy

New feature added in Arogya Setu App to facilitate safe functioning of business and economy

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 114
Aarogya Setu app has started a new technological solution in order to help businesses and the economy to start functioning while b ... Read More
States & UTs can avail the Common Eligibility Test (CET) to be conducted by NRA for job selection: Dr. Jitendra Singh

States & UTs can avail the Common Eligibility Test (CET) to be conducted by NRA for job selection: Dr. Jitendra Singh

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 153
States and Union Territories can avail the Common Eligibility Test (CET) to be conducted by National Recruitment Agency (NRA) for job selection, the decision for which was passed at the Union Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Sh Narendra Modi on Wednesday. Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh, said that the CET score could be shared with the R ... Read More
EPFO Makes Signficant Progress in Updating KYC of its Subscribers During July- 2020 Despite Covid Pendemic

EPFO Makes Signficant Progress in Updating KYC of its Subscribers During July- 2020 Despite Covid Pendemic

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 132
During the month of July 2020 EPFO has been successful in updating 2.39 Lakh Aadhaar's, 4.28 Lakh Mobile numbers & 5.26 Lakh Bank Account's in the UAN of its subscribers.   As the country faces the unprecedented challenge of the COVID 19 pandemic, the concept of social distancing has assumed immense importance. EPFO, as the principal social Security Organization in the country, has been striving hard, to provide unhindered services to its subscribers through digital m ... Read More
MHA asks States to allow unhindered movement of persons and goods and services during Unlock-3

MHA asks States to allow unhindered movement of persons and goods and services during Unlock-3

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 108
The Centre has asked the States that there should be no restrictions imposed on inter-State and intra-State movement of persons and goods and services during the present prevailing Unlock-3 guidelines. In a communication to Chief Secretaries of all States today, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has stated that it has been reported that local level restrictions on movement are being imposed by various districts/States.  Such restrictions are creating problems in inter-State movement ... Read More
Arunachal Pradesh will provide tap water to all rural homes by 2023

Arunachal Pradesh will provide tap water to all rural homes by 2023

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 115
Arunachal Pradesh has again received a very high rainfall in the current monsoon season. Many of the drinking water supply installations dependent on the surface sources have faced the fury of natural calamities in terms of flash flood, cloud bursts, landslides and erosions. The Ledum multi village water supply project feeding potable drinking water to Bilat circle, Oyan-Sille Circle and Ruksin headquarter covering 19 villages with population of 21,287 under East Siang D ... Read More
Aarogya Setu introduces Open API Service, a novel feature to help the people, businesses and the economy to return to normalcy

Aarogya Setu introduces Open API Service, a novel feature to help the people, businesses and the economy to return to normalcy

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 113
As Aarogya Setu move on to the new normal of learning to live with COVID19, Aarogya Setu team has worked on a new innovative feature which is called ‘Open API Service’. In order to help businesses and economy to start functioning while being safe, the Open API Service enables organizations to check the status of Aarogya Setu and integrate it into its various Work from Home features. The Open API Service of Aarogya Setu, addresses the fear/risk of Covid-19 infections and help the people, busin ... Read More
NFL Vijaipur unit to produce Compost from Biodegradable waste

NFL Vijaipur unit to produce Compost from Biodegradable waste

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 104
National Fertilizers Limited (NFL)a PSU  under the Department of Fertilizers ,Vijaipur  (MP ) is going to set up an Organic Waste Converter (OWC) Plant. The biodegradable waste collected in the unit shall be transported to OWC where the same shall be segregated from non-degradable parts. It will take around 10 days to convert it into ready to use compost.  ... Read More
बिजली बिल कैसे चेक करे? ऑनलाइन पेमेंट करने का तरीका

बिजली बिल कैसे चेक करे? ऑनलाइन पेमेंट करने का तरीका

News 🗓 Saturday August 22 2020 👁 156
भारत के अलग-अलग राज्यों में अलग-अलग बिजली कंपनियों द्वारा बिजली (Electricity) पहुंचाई जाती है ऐसे में यदि आप देश के अलग-अलग राज्यों के बिजली बिल चेक और उसका भुगतान करना चाहते हैं तो इस लेख में आपको ... Read More
National Sports Awards 2020 announced – Rohit Sharma, Mariyappan T., Manik Batra, Ms Vinesh and Ms Rani bag the Khel Ratna

National Sports Awards 2020 announced – Rohit Sharma, Mariyappan T., Manik Batra, Ms Vinesh and Ms Rani bag the Khel Ratna

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 114
Sports Awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is given for the spectacular and most outstanding performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four years; Arjuna Award is given for consistent outstanding performance for four years; Dronacharya Award goes to the coaches for producing medal winners at prestigiou ... Read More
Shri Arjun Munda e-inaugurates Tribes India Showroom in Mumbai through video conference

Shri Arjun Munda e-inaugurates Tribes India Showroom in Mumbai through video conference

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 275
Shri Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs e-inaugurated via a video conference a ‘Tribes India Showroom’ in Indian Globe Chambers of LIC Western Zonal Office, Fort, Mumbai today. The inaugural event was attended by Secretary, MoTA Shri Deepak Khandekar, Chairman, TRIFED Shri R. C. Meena and MD, TRIFED Shri Pravin Krishna.  Renowned designer Ruma Devi and cine star Pooja Batra also participated in the  virtual inauguration. Addressing on the occasion, Shri Arjun M ... Read More
Industrial Training Institute, Berhampur files 3 Patents for COVID-19 related innovations;

Industrial Training Institute, Berhampur files 3 Patents for COVID-19 related innovations;

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 104
In an ongoing effort to use its technical expertise to help curtail the spread of COVID-19, Industrial Training Institute (ITI), Berhampur has registered three of its innovative products developed to fight against the novel Coronavirus in the patent journal, attesting its inherent strength to be able to rise to any challenge. This will give priority right to the institute over invention. Following the footsteps of IITs and NITs, ITI Berhampur has joined in the patent institute club of the country. In com ... Read More
Study initiated for low cost COVID 19 detection kit suitable for storage in less stringent conditions in rural areas

Study initiated for low cost COVID 19 detection kit suitable for storage in less stringent conditions in rural areas

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 104
The COVID 19 pandemic has thrown up the novel challenge of setting up rapid diagnostic facilities in remote areas which do not have adequate infrastructure. This calls for low cost devices that do not require very stringent storage facilities. Scientists have put in a research plan to meet this urgent requirement. With support from the Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), a statutory body under the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Birla Institute of ... Read More
ARCI scientists convert tamarind waste & cotton waste to supercapacitor electrodes

ARCI scientists convert tamarind waste & cotton waste to supercapacitor electrodes

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 118
Tamarind seeds and cotton waste may soon be used to make low-cost supercapacitors for energy storage – thanks to the efforts of a group of Indian scientists who have used such waste biomass to develop materials for making cost-effective supercapacitor devices. This can pave the way towards affordable electric vehicles and hybrid vehicles which bank on supercapacitors significantly for their application in braking systems and start-stop cycles. Responding to the intense hunt for supercapac ... Read More
NHAI Planted 25 Lakh Plants in 25 Days to Mark its Silver Jubilee Year

NHAI Planted 25 Lakh Plants in 25 Days to Mark its Silver Jubilee Year

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 111
The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), a public sector undertaking under the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, has developed a mobile App called ‘Harit Path' to monitor location, growth, species details, maintenance activities, targets and achievements of each of its field units  for each and every plant under all plantation projects.  The app was inaugurated by the Union Minister for RTH Shri Nitin Gadkari today. ... Read More
Railways enhances Rail Infrastructure and Urban Decongestion in areas near Delhi

Railways enhances Rail Infrastructure and Urban Decongestion in areas near Delhi

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 107
In order to enhance Railway infrastructure and assist in urban decongestion, Indian Railways is taking series of steps all across the country.  As a part of those activities, Northern Railways has converted the existing Rohtak-Gohana Railway line into a 4.8 km long elevated track. The work on the line is almost complete and it will be commissioned in the next three months.  The said Railway line  was going through the heart of the city. There are four level crossings on ... Read More
KVIC Serves Legal Notices to “Khadi Essentials” & “Khadi Global” for Fraudulently Using Brand Name Khadi

KVIC Serves Legal Notices to “Khadi Essentials” & “Khadi Global” for Fraudulently Using Brand Name Khadi

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 111
Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has issued legal notices to two firms – Khadi Essentials and Khadi Global –  stating that they are “unauthorizedly” and “fraudulently” using the brand name “Khadi”. KVIC in a statement has said today that the two firms are engaged in selling a range of cosmetic and beauty products through various e-commerce platforms using the brand name “Khadi” and thus misleading consumers. In the n ... Read More
Jal Jeevan Mission-A novel approach to provide safe drinking water through Community Participation

Jal Jeevan Mission-A novel approach to provide safe drinking water through Community Participation

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 116
‘Water cannot be increased but can only be managed’- Ramdas’s face turns stoic and tone more controlled while he delivers these wise lines. Being the deputy Sarpanch of a water stressed area of Pune district, he has earned this wisdom by seeing his clan suffer and struggle for every drop of water. Ramdas is a resident of Bhojanewadi, a hillock habitation placed at an altitude of 927 metres of Ugalewadi village of Pune, which has about 40 households. For years he has s ... Read More
Shri Ram Vilas Paswan launches online system of Registration and Renewal for Jewellers and online system of recognition and renewal of Assaying and Hallmarking (A&H) Centers

Shri Ram Vilas Paswan launches online system of Registration and Renewal for Jewellers and online system of recognition and renewal of Assaying and Hallmarking (A&H) Centers

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 118
The Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today virtually launched the online system of Registration and Renewal of Jewellers and online system of recognition and renewal of the Assaying and Hallmarking Centres. This online system can be accessed through Bureau of Indian Standards web portal www.manakonline.in.While launching the online system, Shri Paswan said that it was difficult tohandle thelar ... Read More
Bye Election to the Council of States from Uttar Pradesh

Bye Election to the Council of States from Uttar Pradesh

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 103
There is one casual vacancy in the Council of States from Uttar Pradesh as per following details: - State ... Read More
Guidelines for Conduct of General Election/Bye election during COVID-19

Guidelines for Conduct of General Election/Bye election during COVID-19

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 108
Election Commission of India approved the broad guidelines for conduct of general/bye elections during COVID-19 period. These are available at ... Read More
swachh survekshan 2020 : और भारत के सबसे गंदे शहर हैं....

swachh survekshan 2020 : और भारत के सबसे गंदे शहर हैं....

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 106
इंदौर को लगातार चौथे साल भारत का सबसे स्वच्छ शहर घोषित किया गया है। गुरुवार को घोषित स्वच्छता सर्वेक्षण पुरस्कार 2020 में दूसरा स्थान सूरत और तीसरा स्थान नवी मुंबई को मिला। प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र म ... Read More
BCCI announce Dream11 as Title Sponsor for IPL 2020

BCCI announce Dream11 as Title Sponsor for IPL 2020

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 127
The IPL Governing Council has announced Dream11 as the new Title Sponsor of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League. Dream11 (Sporta Technologies Pvt. Ltd) is an Indian company based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Dream11’s association with sports has grown over the years and it is presently partnering a total of 19 sports leagues ... Read More
Effective price monitoring system is helping the farmers to get fertilizers at cheaper price: Shri Gowda

Effective price monitoring system is helping the farmers to get fertilizers at cheaper price: Shri Gowda

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 127
Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Shri DV Sadananda Gowda has said that the Department of Fertilizers, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has initiated thorough scrutiny of the cost of production / imports in the country for all fertilizers under the Nutrient Based Subsidy (NBS) Scheme. Due to this initiative of effective monitoring system by the Department, Shri Gowda informed that the fertilizer companies have now adopted a voluntary self-regulatory mechanism and as such the bene ... Read More
Winners of Short Film Contest on Patriotism Announced

Winners of Short Film Contest on Patriotism Announced

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 134
As part of Independence Day celebrations 2020, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting along with National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) had organized an Online Short Film Contest to create a patriotic mood surrounding this year’s Independence Day. The contest went live on 14th July, 2020 on the MyGov portal and ended on 7th August 2020. The contest was hosted on the www.MyGov.in website for receiving the entries. The them ... Read More
Relaxation in eligibility criteria and enhancement in the payment of unemployment benefit under Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyan yojana of ESIC

Relaxation in eligibility criteria and enhancement in the payment of unemployment benefit under Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyan yojana of ESIC

News 🗓 Friday August 21 2020 👁 120
The ESI Corporation during its 182nd meeting held late yesterday under the Chairmanship of Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Minister of State for Labour and Employment (I/C) has taken some very important decisions towards improvement in its service delivery mechanism and providing relief to workers affected by Covid-19 pandemic. Following important decisions were taken during the meeting: ESIC is implementing the Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyna Yojna under which unemployment benefit is paid to the workers ... Read More
Jharkhand: संविदा पर कंप्यूटर ऑपरेटरों की बहाली, नियम विरुद्ध सभी पद एससी-एसटी व ओबीसी के लिए आरक्षित

Jharkhand: संविदा पर कंप्यूटर ऑपरेटरों की बहाली, नियम विरुद्ध सभी पद एससी-एसटी व ओबीसी के लिए आरक्षित

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 130
Jharkhand Government भवन निर्माण विभाग ने बहाली में शत प्रतिशत आरक्षण किया। विभागीय सचिव का आदेश है। इसके बाद संयुक्त सचिव ने एजेंसी एसबीसी एक्सपोर्ट्स को पत्र लिखा। [आशीष झा] रांची आरक्षण की एक तय ... Read More
Govt sets up National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 to keep India at forefront: MEA

Govt sets up National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 to keep India at forefront: MEA

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 107
Government has set up an National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19. The purpose of the group is to keep India in the forefront of any ongoing effort worldwide to innovate, prepare, produce and launch candidate vaccines to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, for India and for the world.   Through the inputs and support of the External Affairs Ministry, this Expert Group will ... Read More
Our medical fraternity made the nation proud and shown to the world that India can be a trusted partner: Shri Piyush Goyal;

Our medical fraternity made the nation proud and shown to the world that India can be a trusted partner: Shri Piyush Goyal;

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 108
The Commerce and Industry Minister Shri Piyush Goyal has said that all our medical fraternity have made the nation proud and shown to the world that India can be a trusted partner when it comes to global engagement & trade. Speaking at the inauguration of CII’s 12th MedTech Global Summit here today, he said tha ... Read More
CCI approves proposed acquisition of C&S Electric Limited by Siemens Limited

CCI approves proposed acquisition of C&S Electric Limited by Siemens Limited

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 121
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) approves proposed acquisition of C&S Electric Limited by Siemens Limited. The proposed combination envisages acquisition of 100% of the share capital of C&S Electric Limited (C&S) by Siemens Limited (Siemens India). At the time of closing of the proposed combination, the scope of business of C&S shall include low-voltage (LV) switchgear components and panels, LV and medium voltage (MV) power busbars as well as protection and metering dev ... Read More
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad announces Results of Grand Challenge for Developing Video Conference Solution

Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad announces Results of Grand Challenge for Developing Video Conference Solution

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 246
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister for Electronics & IT, Communications and Law & Justice, announced today the results of Grand Challenge for Developing Video Conference Solution. Announcing the winners of the Grand Challenge, he said, “I am delighted that Indian entrepreneurs and innovators have responded to the clarion call for AatmaNirbhar Bharat given by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India and have come up with some world class video conferencing solutions in a short span of fou ... Read More
1.22 crore Kisan Credit Cards sanctioned with credit limit of Rs. 1,02,065 crore under the special saturation drive

1.22 crore Kisan Credit Cards sanctioned with credit limit of Rs. 1,02,065 crore under the special saturation drive

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 107
In an effort to buffer the agricultural sector from the shock of COVID-19, a special saturation drive is underway to provide concessional credit to farmers through Kisan Credit Card (KCC). As on 17.08.2020, 1.22 crore KCCs have been sanctioned with credit limit of Rs. 1,02,065  crore. This will go a long way in reviving the rural economy and accelerating agricultural growth. It may be recalled that as part of the Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Package, the Governmen ... Read More
Nominations for Sardar Patel National Unity Award extended till 31st October 2020

Nominations for Sardar Patel National Unity Award extended till 31st October 2020

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 107
The online nomination process for Sardar Patel National Unity Award, the highest civilian award in the field of contribution to the unity and integrity of India, has now been extended till 31.10.2020. Th ... Read More
Shri Santosh Gangwar launches Logo of Labour Bureau, says Data Base is very important in Policy making

Shri Santosh Gangwar launches Logo of Labour Bureau, says Data Base is very important in Policy making

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 126
The official logo of Labour Bureau, an attached office of Ministry of Labour and Employment, was launched here today by Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Minister of State (I/C) for Labour and Employment in the presence of Shri Heeralal Samariya, Secretary, MoL&E and Shri D.P.S. Negi, Director General Labour Bureau & Senior Officers of Ministry at Shram Shakti Bhawan, to visually communicate the vision and objectives of the Bureau. ... Read More
Implementation of PMEGP Projects Records 44% Jump in 2020

Implementation of PMEGP Projects Records 44% Jump in 2020

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 120
At a time when the country's economy took a severe jolt due to Covid-19 lockdown, the flagship Prime Minister Employment Generation Program (PMEGP) implemented by Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) progressed at a much rapid pace. Thanks to a major decision of the Ministry of MSME introducing a new&faster mechanism  in approving the PMEGP projects, the approval of projects during the first five months of this financial year, i.e. from April 1, 2020 to August 18, 2020, increased b ... Read More
Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh virtually releasing a book on Cancer edited by noted Oncologist Dr Ashok Vaid.

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh virtually releasing a book on Cancer edited by noted Oncologist Dr Ashok Vaid.

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 157
Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh, who is himself a known Diabetologist and medical professional, released a book on Cancer edited by noted Oncologist and Padma Shree recipient, Dr Ashok K. Vaid DM (Oncology) in a special session organized exclusively for the ceremony during the 3 -day virtual conference on Oncology beginning here from today. Referring to the changing spectrum of disease in India, Dr ... Read More
About 21 crore mandays employment provided and Rs.16,768 crore spent by the seventh week of Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan

About 21 crore mandays employment provided and Rs.16,768 crore spent by the seventh week of Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 109
The Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan (GKRA) is taking action on mission mode to provide employment to migrant workers who have returned to their native villages of 6 states namely Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. The Abhiyaan is empowering villagers with livelihood opportunities in 116 districts of these states. By the seventh week itself a total of about 21 crore mandays employment has been provided and Rs.16,768 crore has been spent so far. In the pursuit of ... Read More
The Skin conformal sensor has the ability to perform non-invasive and continuous monitoring of vital health parameters. Further, it has the potential to replace rigid and bulky health monitoring devices.

The Skin conformal sensor has the ability to perform non-invasive and continuous monitoring of vital health parameters. Further, it has the potential to replace rigid and bulky health monitoring devices.

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 109
Active research in the field of epidermal electronics has spawned an important class of wearable sensors that aim to deliver point of care diagnostics with comfortable and robust user experience. Conventional medical devices are bulky, rigid, and non-practical because they do not allow continuous monitoring of vital health parameters while continuing day to day life schedule. The soft and curvilinear shape of human body needs skin like sensors that can be tattooed on the body with an easy transfer proces ... Read More
DST encourages translational research on Carbon Capture, Utilisation & Storage (CCUS)

DST encourages translational research on Carbon Capture, Utilisation & Storage (CCUS)

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 120
Researchers interested in translational research on Carbon Capture, Utilisation, and Storage (CCUS) now have a major opportunity to accelerate and mature their technology and research activities as solutions to the growing problem of global climate change. CCUS is ... Read More
Shri Arjun Munda Virtually Launches Trifood Project of Trifed in Raigad, Maharashtra and Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh

Shri Arjun Munda Virtually Launches Trifood Project of Trifed in Raigad, Maharashtra and Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 119
Union Tribal Affairs Minister Shri Arjun Munda e-launched the tertiary processing centresof  “Trifood Project” of TRIFED, Ministry of Tribal Affairs in in Raigad, Maharashtra and Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh here today in the presence of Smt.Renuka Singh, Minister of State, Shri K.C. Padvi, Minister of Tribal Affairs, Maharashtra, Shri Ramesh Chand Meena, Chairman, TRIFED and Shri Pravir Krishna, Managing Director, TRIFED. Senior officials from the ministries and dignitaries from the two stat ... Read More
Atal Innovation Mission partners with India-Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre to expand Start-up ecosystem

Atal Innovation Mission partners with India-Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre to expand Start-up ecosystem

News 🗓 Thursday August 20 2020 👁 115
In line with a shared vision of expanding the culture of innovation in the country, Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog and Business Sweden on behalf of India Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre are collaborating to promote the disruptive potential of Indian entrepreneurs, and, boost the vibrant start-up ecosystem across the country. A virtual Statement of Intent (SoI) was signed between AIM and India-Sweden Healthcare Innovation Centre here on Thursday, 20 August 2020. Und ... Read More
Cabinet approves Fair and Remunerative Price of sugarcane payable by sugar mills for the sugar season 2020-21.

Cabinet approves Fair and Remunerative Price of sugarcane payable by sugar mills for the sugar season 2020-21.

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 109
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) of sugarcane payable by sugar mills for 2020-21 sugar season (October-September) on the recommendations of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP) asunder: ... Read More
Cabinet approves proposal for leasing out three airports - Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram - of Airports Authority of India through Public Private Partnership

Cabinet approves proposal for leasing out three airports - Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram - of Airports Authority of India through Public Private Partnership

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 109
The Union Cabinetchaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has approvedthe proposal for leasing out three airports namely Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram airports of Airports Authority of India (AAI) through Public Private Partnership (PPP).   The Union Cabinet accorded its approval for leasing of three AAI airports namely, Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram for Operation, Management and Development to M/s Adani Enterprises Ltd, who is declared as the success ... Read More
One Nation One Ration Card - Journey so far and journey ahead

One Nation One Ration Card - Journey so far and journey ahead

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 111
The implementation of One Nation One Ration Card (ONORC) plan is one of the top priorities of Department of Food & Public Distribution, Government of India to provide an option to all eligible ration card holders/beneficiaries covered under NFSA to access their entitlements from anywhere in the country. Under this plan, the distribution of highly subsidized food grains is ... Read More
India scales another peak: Total recoveries cross 2 million

India scales another peak: Total recoveries cross 2 million

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 108
Fast on the heels of crossing 3 crore cumulative tests, India has recorded another high. Total number of recoveries has crossed 2 million today (20,37,870). Coupled with this is another achievement of highest ever single day recoveries of 60,091 in the last 24 hours. With this high number of COVID-19 patients recovering and being discharged from the hospitals and home isolation (in case of mild and moderate cases), the Recovery Rate has scaled the twin peak of ... Read More
Mobile App Launched to Provide User Friendly Digital Interface to Source Loan Applications of Street Vendors

Mobile App Launched to Provide User Friendly Digital Interface to Source Loan Applications of Street Vendors

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 111
Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State (I/C), Housing and Urban Affairs interacted with Urban Development Ministers, Chief Secretaries, UD Secretaries/Principal Secretaries, DGPs, Collectors / SPs / SSPs / Municipal Commissioners / Chief Executive Officers of 125 cities in the context of Prime Minister Street Vendors AtmaNirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Scheme which has been launched to provide credit for working capital to street vendors to resume their business. While the Scheme provides the credit faci ... Read More
Union Education Minister virtually releases Students’ Learning Enhancement Guidelines

Union Education Minister virtually releases Students’ Learning Enhancement Guidelines

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 113
Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ virtually releases Students’ Learning Enhancement Guidelines in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion the Minister said that during the present-day epidemic of COVID-19, institutions under Ministry of Education worked together and attempted to take school education to children at home through digital means. The documents such as Alternative Academic Calendar, PRAGYATA Guidelines, Digital Education-India Report, NISHTHA-Online, etc. ... Read More
Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh hails setting up of the National Recruitment Agency (NRA) as a historic decision of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi

Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh hails setting up of the National Recruitment Agency (NRA) as a historic decision of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 109
The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh today said that the decision of the Cabinet to set up a National Recruitment Agency to conduct Common Eligibility Test is a historic, visionary and revolutionary reform in the field of recruitment for Central Government Jobs. Briefing the media here, he said that the decision marks a paradigm shift in Government Recruitm ... Read More
Cabinet approves setting up of National Recruitment Agency to conduct Common Eligibility Test

Cabinet approves setting up of National Recruitment Agency to conduct Common Eligibility Test

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 121
Cabinet approves creation of National Recruitment Agency (NRA), paving the way for a transformational reform in the recruitment process for central government jobs   NRA: A Multi-Agency Body to encompass the first level test by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC), the Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) and the Institute of Banking Service Personnel (IBPS)   Common eligibility Test (CET) to screen candidates at the ... Read More
Cabinet approves measures to provide liquidity in the Power Sector Dues to the financial stress caused by COVID-19

Cabinet approves measures to provide liquidity in the Power Sector Dues to the financial stress caused by COVID-19

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 107
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved a one-time relaxation to Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) for extending loans to Distribution Companies (DISCOMs) above limits of working capital cap of 25% of last year’s revenues under Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY). One-time relaxation would help in providing liquidity to the power sector and ensure payments by State Governments to DISCO ... Read More
SCTIMST & IIT Madras start-up set up portable hospital infrastructure for COVID -19

SCTIMST & IIT Madras start-up set up portable hospital infrastructure for COVID -19

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 111
The COVID 19 pandemic has highlighted the need to set up systems to improve health infrastructure, particularly in rural areas. Portable hospitals for detecting, screening, identifying, isolating, and treating COVID-19 patients in local communities could soon be a solution to tackle the increasing demands for health infrastructure.  Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST), an autonomous institute under the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt ... Read More
49 innovations in 5 focus areas receive Millennium Alliance Round 6 & COVID19 Innovation Challenge-Awards

49 innovations in 5 focus areas receive Millennium Alliance Round 6 & COVID19 Innovation Challenge-Awards

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 109
The Millennium Alliance Round 6 & COVID19 Innovation Challenge-Award Ceremony, which recognized 49 innovative solutions in 5 focus sectors of India, highlighted the necessity of building a highly distributed innovation ecosystem. Announcing that DST will be soon launching a new program to have highly distributed innovation ecosystem, DST Secretary, Professor Ashutosh Sharma said that to have a startup doing innovation it is important to have networking, support, seed money, prototyping faci ... Read More
NRDC and NAL to incubate aerospace engineering start-ups

NRDC and NAL to incubate aerospace engineering start-ups

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 104
Start-ups are the initiative to bring innovation in mainstream. The action plan is to focus on simplification and handholding. Another important aspect of start-ups is industry-academia partnership and incubation. Looking at these aspects National Research Development Corporation (NRDC) and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-National Aerospace Laboratories (CSIR-NAL) joined hands to establish an Innovation cum Incubation Centre with external private funding to promote start-ups in the emerging ... Read More
Common Eligibility Test for IBPS, SSC and Indian Railways. Module to how to apply — explained

Common Eligibility Test for IBPS, SSC and Indian Railways. Module to how to apply — explained

News 🗓 Wednesday August 19 2020 👁 256
Common Eligibility Test for IBPS, SSC and Indian Railways. Module to how to apply — explained The new agency will conduct a Common Eligibility Test (CET) for all the competitive examinations Around 2 crore aspirants sit for various examinations for government jobs or banking jobs every year In a move ... Read More
Kerala University undergraduate admission 2020: First list for UG programmes to be out soon; all details here

Kerala University undergraduate admission 2020: First list for UG programmes to be out soon; all details here

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 107
The university has provided all the relevant and necessary information on its official website. After the first allotment list, the university is likely to release the second allotment list on August 24. Kerala University UG allotment results are likely to be released very soon as the admission period for undergraduate programs ended yesterday. The university may release the first allo ... Read More
Haryana Chief Minister, Shri Manohar Lal distributed Parivar Pehchan Patra to the eligible beneficiaries on 04/08/2020 at Panchkula

Haryana Chief Minister, Shri Manohar Lal distributed Parivar Pehchan Patra to the eligible beneficiaries on 04/08/2020 at Panchkula

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 115
The State Government has already decided to celebrate the year 2020 as Susashan Sanakap Varsh and the integration of schemes of all departments with Parivar Pehchan Patras (PPP). In a unique e-governance initiative that will enable the citizens to get the benefit of various centre and state government schemes at their door-step in a fair and transparent manner, Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal distributed Parivar Pehchan Patra (PPP) to the eligible families on 04/08/2020 at Panchkula ... Read More
Awards announced for Indo-U.S. Virtual Networks for COVID-19

Awards announced for Indo-U.S. Virtual Networks for COVID-19

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 118
Eight binational teams consisting of researchers from India and the US have received awards to pursue cutting-edge research in pathogenesis and disease management of COVID-19 through Indo-US virtual networks. The areas of research they will pursue include antiviral coatings, immune modulation, tracking SARS CoV-2 in wastewater, disease detection mechanisms, reverse genetics strategies, and drug repurposing.   The Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) announced the awards ... Read More
Bengaluru scientists fabricate invisible shield for electromagnetic interference

Bengaluru scientists fabricate invisible shield for electromagnetic interference

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 105
H G Wells’ ‘Invisible Man’ tweaked optical properties of the body to become invisible. Scientists have now achieved a similar feat by designing a metal mesh structure instead of continuous film on desired transparent substrates to make it a transparent shield for electromagnetic interference (EMI). The invisible shield can be used in various military stealth applications and can cover electromagnetic wave emitter or absorber devices without compromising their aesthetics. Scien ... Read More
Indian Railways introduces Drone based surveillance system for Railway Security

Indian Railways introduces Drone based surveillance system for Railway Security

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 129
Drone surveillance technology has emerged as an important and cost effective tool for security surveillance over large areas with limited manpower. Mumbai Division of Central Railway in Indian Railways has recently procured two Ninja UAVs for better security and surveillance in Railway areas like station premises, Railway track sections, yards, workshops, etc. A team of four staff of Railway Protection Force (RPF), Mumbai has been trained for drone flying, surveillance and maintenance. These dr ... Read More
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi felicitates youths selected in Civil Services with assistance of free coaching schemes of the Minority Affairs Ministry

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi felicitates youths selected in Civil Services with assistance of free coaching schemes of the Minority Affairs Ministry

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 125
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi felicitates youths selected in Civil Services with assistance of free coaching schemes of the Minority Affairs Ministry Union Minister of Minority Affairs Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said here that the Government’s resolute and effective efforts for “promotion and progress” of meritorious youths from Minority communities have resulted in selection of 22 youths from poor, weaker, deprived sections of Minority communities in the prestigious Civil Service ... Read More
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi felicitates youths selected in Civil Services with assistance of free coaching schemes of the Minority Affairs Ministry

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi felicitates youths selected in Civil Services with assistance of free coaching schemes of the Minority Affairs Ministry

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 112
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi felicitates youths selected in Civil Services with assistance of free coaching schemes of the Minority Affairs Ministry Union Minister of Minority Affairs Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said here that the Government’s resolute and effective efforts for “promotion and progress” of meritorious youths from Minority communities have resulted in selection of 22 youths from poor, weaker, deprived sections of Minority communities in the prestigious Civil Service ... Read More
Union Education Minister participates in inaugural programme for 11th Batch of Post Graduate Programme and 9th Batch of Fellow (Doctoral) Programme of IIM Raipur

Union Education Minister participates in inaugural programme for 11th Batch of Post Graduate Programme and 9th Batch of Fellow (Doctoral) Programme of IIM Raipur

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 115
Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal'Nishank'participated in inaugural programme for 11th Batch of Post Graduate Programme (PGP) and 9th Batch of Fellow (Doctoral) Programme (FPM) of IIM Raipur through online medium.Shri Shyamal Gopinath, Chairperson, BOG, IIM Raipur and Prof. Bharat Bhasker, Director, IIM, Raipur were present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion Shri Pokhriyal welcomed the 11th batch of PGP and the 9th batch of FPM to the IIM campus. He inaugurated the g ... Read More
19 Integrated Regional Offices to start functioning from 1st October

19 Integrated Regional Offices to start functioning from 1st October

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 150
With a view to achieving outcomes related to the mandates of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) in an improved, timely and effective manner, and for this purpose to further enhance its outreach to stakeholders, undertake coordinated action and optimize the utilization of available resources, MoEFCC has approved establishment of 19 Integrated Regional Offices (IROs) of the MoEF&CC. These IROs will start functioning from October 1st, 2020. The IROs will be establ ... Read More
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad launches “Swadeshi Microprocessor Challenge” to realize the ambition of self-reliance and a momentous stride towards “Atmanirbhar Bharat”

Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad launches “Swadeshi Microprocessor Challenge” to realize the ambition of self-reliance and a momentous stride towards “Atmanirbhar Bharat”

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 110
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister of Law & Justice, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology, launched today “Swadeshi Microprocessor Challenge- Innovate Solutionsfor #Aatmanirbhar Bharat” to provide further impetus to the strong ecosystem of Start-up, innovation and research in the country. IIT Madras and Center for Development of Advance Computing (CDAC) have developed two microprocessors named SHAKTI (32 bit) and VEGA (64 bit) resp ... Read More
Atma Nirbhar Bharat Schemefor Migrants - A holistic perspective

Atma Nirbhar Bharat Schemefor Migrants - A holistic perspective

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 124
Amidst the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis in the country, the Government of India had announced various economic measures under the AtmaNirbhar Bharat Package (ANBP) in the middle of May 2020 for migrant workers across the country. Pursuant to this, the Department of Food & Public Distribution had allocated a total quantity of about 8 Lakh MT of foodgrains to all States/UTs which was communicated to all States/ UTs on 15th May 2020 under the “AtmaNirbhar Bharat Scheme (ANBS)&rd ... Read More
Dhanwantari Rath to bring Ayurveda at doorsteps of Delhi Police families

Dhanwantari Rath to bring Ayurveda at doorsteps of Delhi Police families

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 156
Dhanwantari Rath to bring Ayurveda at doorsteps of Delhi Police families   A MoU was signed between All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) and Delhi Police today for extending the Ayurveda Preventive and Promotive health services in the residential colonies of Delhi Police. These services are to be provided through a mobile unit named ‘Dhanwant ... Read More
Prime Minister to Announce Results of Swachh Survekshan 2020 in “Swachh Mahotsav”, the Virtual Event Being Organized by Mohua

Prime Minister to Announce Results of Swachh Survekshan 2020 in “Swachh Mahotsav”, the Virtual Event Being Organized by Mohua

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 106
Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister will announce the results of Swachh Survekshan 2020, at 11 AM on Thursday i.e the 20th of August, 2020. This is the fifth edition of the annual cleanliness survey of the country. A total of 129 awards will be handed over to the top performing cities and states in the programme, titled “Swachh Mahotsav”. The Prime Minister will also be interacting with select beneficiaries, swachhagrahis and SafaiKarmis under ... Read More
The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that the PM Cares Funds need not be transferred to National Disaster Relief Fund (NDRF).

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that the PM Cares Funds need not be transferred to National Disaster Relief Fund (NDRF).

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 109
The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that the PM Cares Funds need not be transferred to National Disaster Relief Fund (NDRF). A petition seeking transfer of PM Cares fund to National Disaster Relief Fund had been filed in the apex court.  The SC also stated that there is no statutory prohibition in making any contribution by any person/institution to NDRF. Center can utilise PM cares fund and NDRF funds both for Covid relief. ... Read More
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will announce the results of Swachh Survekshan 2020, at 11 AM on Thursday i.e the 20 August.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will announce the results of Swachh Survekshan 2020, at 11 AM on Thursday i.e the 20 August.

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 112
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will announce the results of Swachh Survekshan 2020, at 11 AM on Thursday i.e the 20 August. This is the fifth edition of the annual cleanliness survey of the country. A total of 129 awards will be handed over to the top performing cities and states in the programme, titled “Swachh Mahotsav”. The Prime Minister will also be interacting with select beneficiaries, swachhagrahis and SafaiKarmi ... Read More
छत्तीसगढ़ पुलिस ने फेसबुक के अंकित दास के खिलाफ FIR दर्ज की

छत्तीसगढ़ पुलिस ने फेसबुक के अंकित दास के खिलाफ FIR दर्ज की

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 130
Chhattisgarh Police registered a first information report (FIR) against Ankhi Das, the public policy director of Facebook for India, South and Central Asia, and two others in Raipur late at night on Monday. They have been booked under sections 295 (a) (deliberate and malicious acts that are intended to outrage religious feelings of any cla ... Read More
Govt to release result of Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements today

Govt to release result of Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements today

News 🗓 Tuesday August 18 2020 👁 137
Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu will release the results of the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements, ARIIA 2020 today. ARIIA is an initiative of the Ministry of Education to systematically rank higher education institutions and universities in India on indicators related to Innovation, Startup and Entrepreneurship Development amongst students and faculty.  The Chairman of AICTE, Prof. Anil Sahasrabudhe, highlighted that the world is observing a noteworthy improvement in performan ... Read More
Inviting Ideas for PM Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat on 30th August, 2020

Inviting Ideas for PM Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat on 30th August, 2020

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 119
Inviting Ideas for PM Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat on 30th August, 2020   Last Date Aug 29,2020 23:45 PM IST (GMT +5.30 Hrs) Login to Participate PM Narendra Modi looks forward to sharing his thoughts on themes and issues that matter to you. The Prime Minister invites you to share yo ... Read More
Launch of Tribal Health & Nutrition Portal – Swasthya and Opening of National Overseas Portal & National Tribal Fellowship Portal

Launch of Tribal Health & Nutrition Portal – Swasthya and Opening of National Overseas Portal & National Tribal Fellowship Portal

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 111
A series of initiatives were announced by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs here today, which included the Tribal Health and Nutrition Portal ‘Swasthya’ and e-newsletter on health and nutrition ALEKH; opening of National Overseas Portal and National Tribal Fellowship Portal. Present during the occasion were Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Shri Arjun Munda, Minister of State for Tribal Affairs Smt. Renuka Singh Saruta, Secretary (Coordination), Cabinet Secretariat Shri V.P. Joy and officers of M ... Read More
Independence Day themed Webinar Series of Ministry of Tourism concludes with a session on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel - Architect of United India

Independence Day themed Webinar Series of Ministry of Tourism concludes with a session on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel - Architect of United India

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 128
The Ministry of Tourism’s Independence Day themed Webinars conducted as part of the Deko Apna Desh webinar series concluded in a grand manner with a webinar dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel -Architect of United India on 15th August 2020. Due to the ongoing pandemic the Ministry of Tourism this year chose to Salute the nation on web screen on run up to the 74th Independence Day 2020. The Ministry of Tourism had lined up five webinars to commemorate and honour nation’s most signi ... Read More
Ministry of Tourism presents4th Independence Day themed Webinar- Jallianwala Bagh: A turning point in the Freedom struggle under Dekho Apna Desh Series

Ministry of Tourism presents4th Independence Day themed Webinar- Jallianwala Bagh: A turning point in the Freedom struggle under Dekho Apna Desh Series

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 114
Ministry of Tourism presented overall 48th and 4thIndependence Day themed Webinar on “Jallianwala Bagh: A turning point in the Freedom struggle” under Dekho Apna Desh Series as a run up to the Independence Day Celebrations. The 48th in the series of Dekho Apna Desh webinar was presented by Ms. Kishwar Desai, Chairperson, The Partition Museum/ The Arts and Cultural Heritage trust and author of the book; Jallianwala Bagh 1919, the real story.  Ms. Desai narrated the horrif ... Read More
Under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana, 1858 roads of length 11,517 km and 84 bridges have been completed in Jammu & Kashmir

Under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana, 1858 roads of length 11,517 km and 84 bridges have been completed in Jammu & Kashmir

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 110
Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana, is a flagship program of Govt. of India for providing connectivity to unconnected habitations, based on census 2001. In the UTs of J&K and Ladakh, all unconnected habitations of population above 250, are eligible under the program. In the UT of Jammu & Kashmir, 3,261 roads of length of 19,277 km and 243 bridges have been sanctioned, out of which 1858 roads of length 11,517 km and 84 bridges have been completed. Similarly, in the UT of Ladakh, 142 roads of length ... Read More
Shri Gadkari Lays Foundation Stone for 13 Highway Projects and Inaugurates a Road Safety Project in Manipur; Announces Slew of Development Measures for NE States

Shri Gadkari Lays Foundation Stone for 13 Highway Projects and Inaugurates a Road Safety Project in Manipur; Announces Slew of Development Measures for NE States

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 102
Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and MSMEs Shri Nitin Gadkari laid the foundation stones for 13 highway projects and inaugurated a Road safety project in the North-Eastern State of Manipur through video conference today. Chief Minister Shri N Biren Singh presided over the virtual function, attended by MoS (I/c) for DONER and PMO Dr Jitendra Singh, MoS RTH Gen (Retd) V K Singh, Ministers of the Manipur State, several MPs, MLAs and senior officers from the Centre and the State. These p ... Read More
ISA to showcase state of the art, next generation technologies at the First World Solar Technology Summit next month

ISA to showcase state of the art, next generation technologies at the First World Solar Technology Summit next month

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 113
Shri R.K. Singh,President of the ISA Assembly and Union Minister of State for Power and New & Renewable Energy (IC) and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, today shared details of the First World Solar Technology Summit being organized by ISA on a virtual platform on September 08, 2020. The objective of the event is to bring the spotlight on state-of-the-art technologies as well as next-generation technologies which will provide impetus to the efforts towards harnessing the solar energy more ef ... Read More
IIMC celebrates its 56th Foundation Day

IIMC celebrates its 56th Foundation Day

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 104
Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) celebrated its 56th Foundation Day today. A series of online events were organized at the regional centers across the country and also at the headquarters here in Delhi. The Foundation Day Lecture was delivered by Shri Amit Khare, Secretary, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education and M/o Information & Broadcasting, Government of India and Chairman, IIMC. Sh.Khare spoke on 'National Education Policy (NEP) - Philosophy ... Read More
Summary of Flood Situation as per Rainfall Forecast

Summary of Flood Situation as per Rainfall Forecast

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 105
Based on the rainfall forecast, following advisories are issued by CWC for various States - Odisha, Andhra Pradesh &Telangana Heavy to very heavy with isolated extremely heavy falls are likely over Telangana, Vidarbha and Chhattisgarh during next 24 hours. Due to ongoing extremely heavy rainfall, River Godavari is also getting good flows due to rain in Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Telangana. Polavaram project on River Godavari in Andhra Pradesh is likely to get a ... Read More
The Vice-President of India to release results of Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020 on tomorrow

The Vice-President of India to release results of Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020 on tomorrow

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 110
Atal Rankings of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020 will be announced by the Vice-President of India Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu on 18th day of August 2020 in esteemed presence of Union Minister for HRD, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ and Union Minister of State for HRD Shri Sanjay Shamrao Dhotre. The announcement ceremony will be virtual and will be attended by Secretary, Higher Education Shri Amit Khare and the dignitaries from government and non-government organizations and h ... Read More
National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration meets the  Domestic Vaccine Manufactures

National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration meets the Domestic Vaccine Manufactures

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 103
The National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration today met leading domestic vaccine manufactures- Serum Institute of India, Pune; Bharat Biotech, Hyderabad; Zydus Cadila, Ahmedabad; Gennova Biopharmaceuticals, Pune; and Biological E, Hyderabad. The meeting was mutually beneficial and productive. It provided the National Expert Group with inputs about the present stage of various candidate vaccines being developed by the indigenous manufacturers as well as their expectations from th ... Read More
Partial Credit Guarantee Scheme (PCGS) 2.0 extended with greater flexibility to respond to emerging demands

Partial Credit Guarantee Scheme (PCGS) 2.0 extended with greater flexibility to respond to emerging demands

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 106
As part of Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, announced by the Government, Partial Credit Guarantee Scheme (PCGS) 2.0   was launched on 20.05.2020 to provide Portfolio Guarantee for purchase of Bonds or Commercial Papers (CPs) with a rating of AA and below issued by NBFCs/HFCs/ MFIs by Public Sector Banks (PSBs). It was envisaged to purchase Bonds/ CPs of Rs. 45,000 crore under PCGS 2.0 of which the maximum headroom permissible for purchase of Bonds/ CPs rated AA/AA- ... Read More
Government focused on enhancing forest quality and increasing tree cover in the country for maximizing carbon stock: Shri Prakash Javadekar

Government focused on enhancing forest quality and increasing tree cover in the country for maximizing carbon stock: Shri Prakash Javadekar

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 107
“Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) is focused on enhancing forest quality and increasing tree cover for maximizing carbon stock.”, said the Union Environment Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekarat the States Forest Minister’s Conference held in New Delhi. Minister of State in the Environment Ministry, Shri Babul Supriyo, other officials in the Ministry, Chief Ministers of the State of Arunachal Pradesh and Goa, Deputy Chief Ministers and 24 Forest Ministers fr ... Read More
BRO constructs 180-feet bailey bridge under three weeks providing connectivity to 20 villages in Uttarakhand

BRO constructs 180-feet bailey bridge under three weeks providing connectivity to 20 villages in Uttarakhand

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 105
Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has constructed a 180-feet bailey bridge in Jauljibi sector of Pithoragarh district, Uttarakhand in less than three weeks despite frequent landslides and heavy rains. The 50-metre span concrete bridge was completely washed out on July 27, 2020 when cloudburst hit the area and the nallas and rivers were flooded. This caused a mud flow of tremendous force. There were many casualties also due to landslides and the road communication was broken.    The ... Read More
NFRA issues Audit Quality Review Report of the Statutory Audit for FY 2017-18 of IL&FS Financial Services Limited

NFRA issues Audit Quality Review Report of the Statutory Audit for FY 2017-18 of IL&FS Financial Services Limited

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 104
The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) has issued the Audit Quality Review Report (AQRR) of the Statutory Audit for the year 2017-18 of IL&FS Financial Services Limited (IFIN). The statutory auditor for this engagement was BSR & Associates LLP (BSR). The AQR was conducted pursuant to Section 132(2)(b) of the Companies Act, 2013, and NFRA Rules, 2018, which require the NFRA to, inter-alia, monitor and enforce the compliance with accounting standards and auditing standards. ... Read More
PM greets people on the occasion of Malayalam New Year

PM greets people on the occasion of Malayalam New Year

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 124
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted the people on the occasion of Malayalam New Year.   “As the month of Chingam commences, my greetings to everyone, especially my Malayali sisters and brothers. I pray that the coming year brings with it success, good health and prosperity for all”, the Prime Minister said.   https://twitter.com/narendramodi/status/1295239470518870018?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7C ... Read More
PM condoles demise of Pandit Jasraj

PM condoles demise of Pandit Jasraj

News 🗓 Monday August 17 2020 👁 110
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has condoled the demise of Pandit Jasraj Ji.  ... Read More
नीतीश सरकार का फैसला:बिहार में नहीं बढ़ेगा लॉकडाउन, दुकान खोलने के समय में पूरी छूट; नाइट कर्फ्यू जारी रहेगा

नीतीश सरकार का फैसला:बिहार में नहीं बढ़ेगा लॉकडाउन, दुकान खोलने के समय में पूरी छूट; नाइट कर्फ्यू जारी रहेगा

News 🗓 Sunday August 16 2020 👁 158
नीतीश सरकार ने बिहार में लॉकडाउन को आगे बढ़ाने का फैसला नहीं किया है। कल 17 अगस्त से राज्य में अनलॉक थ्री लागू होगा। इसके साथ कुछ पाबंदियां भी लागू रहेंगी। इससे पहले कोरोना के बढ़ते संक्रमण को देख ... Read More
स्थानीयता, आरक्षण व संविदा कर्मियों के मुद्दे पर बनेगी उच्चस्तरीय समिति: मुख्यमंत्री

स्थानीयता, आरक्षण व संविदा कर्मियों के मुद्दे पर बनेगी उच्चस्तरीय समिति: मुख्यमंत्री

News 🗓 Sunday August 16 2020 👁 184
स्थानीयता, आरक्षण व संविदा कर्मियों के मुद्दे पर बनेगी उच्चस्तरीय समिति: मुख्यमंत्री राजधानी रांची के मोरहाबादी मैदान में आयोजित मुख्य राजकीय समारोह में किया झंडोत्तोलन ... Read More
Registration portal for PM-KUSUM Scheme under #Mnreindia

Registration portal for PM-KUSUM Scheme under #Mnreindia

News 🗓 Sunday August 16 2020 👁 112
Claim: Websites claiming registration portal for PM-KUSUM Scheme under @Mnreindia #PIBFactcheck:@MNRE does not register beneficiaries under the Scheme through any websites/ portal. Any such websites are misleading & fraudulent Details: https://www.pib.gov.in/PressReleasePage.aspx?PR ... Read More
भारत सरकार खेती में यूरिया का उपयोग बंद करने वाली है।

भारत सरकार खेती में यूरिया का उपयोग बंद करने वाली है।

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 152
दावा: एक अख़बार में छपी खबर में दावा किया गया है कि भारत सरकार खेती में यूरिया का उपयोग बंद करने वाली है। #PIBFactCheck : यह दावा फर्जी है! भारत सरकार ने खेती में यूरिया के उपयोग क ... Read More
A news agency has reported that the Central Government has decided to not re-open schools until December

A news agency has reported that the Central Government has decided to not re-open schools until December

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 108
A news agency has reported that the Central Government has decided to not re-open schools until December. #PIBFactCheck: Government has not made any such decision. https://twitter.com/PIBFactCheck/status/1293834114798202880/photo/1 ... Read More
यूपीएससी द्वारा प्रारंभिक परीक्षा में शामिल होने के लिए कोरोना टेस्ट नेगेटिव होना अनिवार्य है।

यूपीएससी द्वारा प्रारंभिक परीक्षा में शामिल होने के लिए कोरोना टेस्ट नेगेटिव होना अनिवार्य है।

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 106
दावा: यूपीएससी द्वारा प्रारंभिक परीक्षा में शामिल होने के लिए कोरोना टेस्ट नेगेटिव होना अनिवार्य है। #PIBFactCheck : यह खबर फ़र्ज़ी है। यूपीएससी द्वारा ऐसा कोई निर्देश नहीं द ... Read More
केंद्र सरकार पीएम किसान ट्रैक्टर योजना के तहत आधे दाम में ट्रैक्टर मुहैया करा रही है।

केंद्र सरकार पीएम किसान ट्रैक्टर योजना के तहत आधे दाम में ट्रैक्टर मुहैया करा रही है।

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 174
दावा: केंद्र सरकार पीएम किसान ट्रैक्टर योजना के तहत आधे दाम में ट्रैक्टर मुहैया करा रही है। #PIBFactCheck : केंद्र सरकार द्वारा ऐसी कोई योजना नहीं चलाई जा रही।   ... Read More
दावा:एक अखबार के संपादकीय के अनुसार सूचना और प्रसारण मंत्रालय एक ऐसी योजना बना रही है जिसमे तीन हजार भिखारी चुने जाएँगे,जिनका काम होगा विभिन्न रेलगाड़ियों में यात्रियों के सामने मोदी सरकार की सफलताओं के गीत गाना तथ्य:ये दावा झूठा है| सरकार द्वारा ऐसी कोई योजना नहीं बनाई जा रही है

दावा:एक अखबार के संपादकीय के अनुसार सूचना और प्रसारण मंत्रालय एक ऐसी योजना बना रही है जिसमे तीन हजार भिखारी चुने जाएँगे,जिनका काम होगा विभिन्न रेलगाड़ियों में यात्रियों के सामने मोदी सरकार की सफलताओं के गीत गाना तथ्य:ये दावा झूठा है| सरकार द्वारा ऐसी कोई योजना नहीं बनाई जा रही है

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 298
दावा:एक अखबार के संपादकीय के अनुसार सूचना और प्रसारण मंत्रालय एक ऐसी योजना बना रही है जिसमे तीन हजार भिखारी चुने जाएँगे,जिनका काम होगा विभिन्न रेलगाड़ियों में यात्रियों के सामने मोदी सरकार की स ... Read More
Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju launches nation-wide initiative of Fit India Youth Clubs to promote fitness among every citizen

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju launches nation-wide initiative of Fit India Youth Clubs to promote fitness among every citizen

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 107
Union Minister of Youth and Sports Shri. Kiren Rijiju launched yet another nation-wide initiative, the Fit India Youth Club, on the occasion of the 73rd Independence Day of the country today. The Fit India Youth Club, a part of the Fit India Movement envisioned by Prime Minister, endeavours to harness the power of youth to create mass awareness about the importance of fitness, across the country.   ... Read More
Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Greets the Nation on the 74th Independence Day

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Greets the Nation on the 74th Independence Day

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 107
Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Steel and Petroleum & Natural Gas has greeted the nation on the 74th Independence day today. In a tweet message ‘From Bharat to Aatmanirbhar Bharat: The Wheel of transition’ Shri Pradhan said, “Our priorities on the domestic and international front have undergone major changes under the Modi government.  In recent times, there has been much debate about whether a self-reliant India or Atma Nirbhar Bharat is compatible with globalizatio ... Read More
CSIR-CMERI, celebrates Independence Day

CSIR-CMERI, celebrates Independence Day

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 111
CSIR-CMERI today celebrated the Independence Day at a flag hoisting ceremony at its headquarters in Durgapur (WB). Speaking on the occasion, Prof.( Dr) Harish  Hirani, Director, said,  “I salute the frontline healthcare personnel, law enforcement officials, security personnel who in spite of the situation have relentlessly and selflessly served the Nation and the Society”. ... Read More
Department of Biotechnology supported National Facility at Venture Center, Pune now open for operations

Department of Biotechnology supported National Facility at Venture Center, Pune now open for operations

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 113
The Center for Biopharma Analysis (CBA) supported by the National Biopharma Mission (NBM) of Department of Biotechnology (DBT)- Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) at Pune-based technology business incubator, Venture Center was inaugurated virtually by Secretary, DBT, Dr Renu Swarup. CBA will provide high-quality analytical services for biopharmaceutical developers and manufacturers. This center is envisioned to become a resource center for structural and functional chara ... Read More
Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah conveys greetings to mark Independence Day

Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah conveys greetings to mark Independence Day

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 112
Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah has conveyed greetings to mark Independence Day. On the occasion of India’s 74th Independence Day, the Union Home Minister unfurled the National Flag at his residence here today. In his message, Shri Amit Shah said,“On the occasion of Independence Day, I bow before those who contributed to India’s freedom with their valour and sacrifice and I also pay my respects to those brave men and women who made the supreme sacrifice in the cause of the nati ... Read More
Announces the National Digital Health Mission

Announces the National Digital Health Mission

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 121
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and India’s simultaneous graded and pro-active approach that made the country “Atmanirbhar” found a place in the Prime Minister’s address to the Nation on the 74th Independence Day, as he highlighted the accomplishments of the Central government in the field of health. Expressing his condolences for families who lost their loved ones to the disease, he said that India’s Corona warriors need to be applauded as they have exemplified the ... Read More
PM Shri Narendra Modi highlights importance of Aatmanirbhar Bharat in 74th Independence Day speech

PM Shri Narendra Modi highlights importance of Aatmanirbhar Bharat in 74th Independence Day speech

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 175
Prime Minister Shri  Narendra Modi unfurled the tricolour at the Red fort to mark India's 74th Independence Day here today. Addressing the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort, the Prime Minister talked about various issues ranging from management of the Covid-19 pandemic, measures to boost domestic manufacturing as part of the Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, steps to revive the economy with a focus on middle class people .   Prime Minister reiterated the importance o ... Read More
Each village to be connected with optical fibre cable (OFC) connectivity in next 1000 days: PM Shri Narendra Modi

Each village to be connected with optical fibre cable (OFC) connectivity in next 1000 days: PM Shri Narendra Modi

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 120
  “In the coming 1000 days, every village in the country will be connected with optical fibre cable,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his address on the occasion of 74th Independence Day earlier today. Shri Modi mentioned that before 2014, only 5 dozen panchayats in the country were connected with optical fiber cable. In the last five years, nearly 1.5 lakh gram panchayats in the country have been connected with optical fiber cable. He further added that Participation of rural India ... Read More
More than 5 crore Sanitary Napkins distributed  from Jan Aushadhi Kendras to underprivileged women  at the minimum price of Rs.1 each : PM

More than 5 crore Sanitary Napkins distributed from Jan Aushadhi Kendras to underprivileged women at the minimum price of Rs.1 each : PM

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 110
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today said that his Government is very much concerned about the health and hygiene of women in the country, specially the underprivileged women.    Addressing the Nation on the occasion of the 74th Independence Day from the ramparts of Red Fort Prime Minister said that Government is taking care of the health and hygiene of poor daughters and sisters and has made them available health related products at an affordable price. He said working i ... Read More
The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 74th Independence Day

The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 74th Independence Day

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My dear countrymen, on this auspicious occasion, congratulations and best wishes to all of you. In this extraordinary time of Corona, Corona warriors h ... Read More
English rendering of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 74th Independence Day- August 15, 2020

English rendering of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 74th Independence Day- August 15, 2020

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 117
My dear countrymen, Congratulations and many best wishes to all the countrymen on this auspicious occasion of independence. Today, we are able to live in an independent India because of the sacrifices of millions of sons and daughters of Mother India. This is an occasion to pay tribute to the freedom fighters, martyrs and brave souls and their spirit and dedication to free Mother India. The valiant soldiers of our armed forces, our paramilitary forces, our police personnel a ... Read More
मिलिए भारत की 10 खूबसूरत महिला नेताओं से….

मिलिए भारत की 10 खूबसूरत महिला नेताओं से….

News 🗓 Saturday August 15 2020 👁 179
भारत सुंदरता और प्रतिभा से समृद्ध देश है। क्योंकि यहां विभिन्न धर्मों और संस्कृतियों के लोग रहते हैं। क्योंकि ये बड़ी आबादी वाला देश है। भारत में महिला नेताओं की तादाद काफी ज्यादा है। इस तथ्य के ... Read More
President approves 84 Gallantry Awards and other decorations to personnel of Armed and Paramilitary Forces

President approves 84 Gallantry Awards and other decorations to personnel of Armed and Paramilitary Forces

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 129
President Shri Ram Nath Kovind, who is also the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, has approved 84 awards and decorations to the Armed Forces personnel and members of the Paramilitary Forces. The awards include one Kirti Chakra, nine Shaurya Chakras, five Bar to Sena Medals (Gallantry), 60 Sena Medals (Gallantry), four Nao Sena Medals (Gallantry)and five Vayu Sena Medals (Gallantry). The President has also approved 19 Mention-in-Despatches to the Army Personnel for their significant contrib ... Read More
GALLANTRY MEDALS TO NAVAL PERSONNEL ON INDEPENDENCE DAY 2020

GALLANTRY MEDALS TO NAVAL PERSONNEL ON INDEPENDENCE DAY 2020

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 119
NAO SENA MEDAL (GALLANTRY) CAPT MRIGANK SHEOKAND (05107-F)                The officer is one of the most experienced pilots of the MiG-29K fleet of the Indian Navy. He is a Qualified Flying Instructor with more than 2000 hours of total flying experience. On 16 Nov 1 ... Read More
ISRO pays tribute to Dr Vikram Sarabhai by announcing that Chandrayaan 2 Orbiter has captured the Moon images of “Sarabhai” Crater

ISRO pays tribute to Dr Vikram Sarabhai by announcing that Chandrayaan 2 Orbiter has captured the Moon images of “Sarabhai” Crater

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 109
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said here today that to mark the completion of one year of centenary celebrations of Dr Vikram Sarabhai, the Father of India's Space Programme, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has sought to pay tribute to him in a special way by announcing that Chandrayaan 2 Orbiter has captured the Moon images of “Sa ... Read More
Sector and Industry wise study of ground level issues for policy formulation is the need of the hour: Shri Nitin Gadkari

Sector and Industry wise study of ground level issues for policy formulation is the need of the hour: Shri Nitin Gadkari

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 109
Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises and Road Transport & Highways has highlighted the need for sector wise and industry wise study of the ground level issues  by Think Tanks so that new policies may be formulated taking into account their recommendations. He said this while addressing a webinar today. During his  interaction with MSME member bodies and Sectoral Associations of FICCI, he said that all the sectors like plastic, garment, leather, pharma ... Read More
Students all set to Step-Up to advanced stage of Learn-it-Yourself ATL AI Modules

Students all set to Step-Up to advanced stage of Learn-it-Yourself ATL AI Modules

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 134
After a successful launch of a unique initiative to take Artificial Intelligence (AI) to schools through ‘ATL AI Modules’, Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog in collaboration with NASSCOM launched the ‘ATL AI Step Up Module’ for students on the eve of India’s Independence Day in order to drive AI education and innovation to the next level in schools across the country.  This module is the next step in bringing AI to Indian classrooms and is a successor to the ... Read More
Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju virtually launches the Fit India Freedom Run today

Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju virtually launches the Fit India Freedom Run today

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 103
Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Kiren Rijiju launched the Fit India Freedom Run through an online programme on Friday. The country-wide run promises to become a fitness phenomenon with a host of government and private organizations joining in to participate in it. In view of the nation-wide Corona  pandemic, the Fit India Freedom Run has been ideated in a unique way. Participants can run at their own place (wherever they are) and at their own pace (at a time convenient to them) betwe ... Read More
SHRI ARJUN MUNDA TO E-LAUNCH TRIBAL HEALTH AND NUTRITION PORTAL “SWASTHYA” ON 17TH AUGUST, 2020

SHRI ARJUN MUNDA TO E-LAUNCH TRIBAL HEALTH AND NUTRITION PORTAL “SWASTHYA” ON 17TH AUGUST, 2020

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 139
Union Tribal Affairs Minister Shri Arjun Munda will e-launch “Swasthya”, a first of its kindTribal Health & Nutrition Portal: One-stop solution forthe health & nutrition status of the tribal population of Indiahere on 17th August, 2020 (Monday). Minister of State SmtRenuka Singh Saruta will grace the occasion. The Ministry of Tribal Affairs in collaboration with Pir ... Read More
Ministry of Steel to organize a Webinar on  Aatmanirbhar Bharat: Fostering Steel Usage in Housing & Building Construction and Aviation Sectors

Ministry of Steel to organize a Webinar on Aatmanirbhar Bharat: Fostering Steel Usage in Housing & Building Construction and Aviation Sectors

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 111
  Ministry of Steel, in association with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), is organizing a digital Seminar on ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat: Fostering Steel Usage in Housing & Building Construction and Aviation Sectors’ with Ministries of Housing and Urban Affairs, and Civil Aviation on August 18, 2020. The Webinar will enhance awareness of steel usage in Construction & Infrastructure development sectors and bridge the gap between users’ and suppliers for promoting s ... Read More
Shipping Ministry reduces port tariff rates ranging from 60% to 70% for Cruise Ships

Shipping Ministry reduces port tariff rates ranging from 60% to 70% for Cruise Ships

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 105
Ministry of Shipping has rationalized tariff rates for the Cruise vessels. The net effect of the rate relaxation would be an immediate reduction in port charges ranging from 60% to 70%, which will give substantial relief to the cruise industry in India, in line with the government policy to support the economy in COVID-19 pandemic situation. Following are the rationalized tariff rates for cruise vessels: The port charges for a Cruise Ship to be charged at $0.085 per GRT (Gross ... Read More
President of India awards President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Services and Police Medal for Meritorious Services to the RPF/RPSF personnel

President of India awards President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Services and Police Medal for Meritorious Services to the RPF/RPSF personnel

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 129
On the occasion of Independence Day 2020, the Hon’ble President of India has awarded President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Services and Police Medal for Meritorious Services to the following RPF/RPSF personnel:   President’s Police Medal (PPM) for Distinguished Service:   1. Shri D.B. Kasar, Principal Chief Security Commissioner/South  Eastern Railway   Police Medal (PM) f ... Read More
Indian Railways to fully support implementation of “Fit India Freedom Run” starting from 15th August to 2nd October 2020

Indian Railways to fully support implementation of “Fit India Freedom Run” starting from 15th August to 2nd October 2020

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 140
Indian Railways has decided to fully support  the new initiative “Fit India Freedom Run" introduced by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India . This event would continue from 15th August to 2nd October 2020. The initiative is being taken up under the aegis  of the Fit Indian Movement.   "Fit India Run" has been conceived keeping in view the indispensable need to keep ourselves fit while maintaining social distancing. In this r ... Read More
MNRE extends time of RE Projects up to 24.8.2020 considering disruption due to lockdown due to COVID-1

MNRE extends time of RE Projects up to 24.8.2020 considering disruption due to lockdown due to COVID-1

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 105
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy(MNRE) has decided that all RE projects under implementation as on the date of lockdown, i.e. 25th March 2020, through RE Implementing Agencies designated by the MNRE or under various schemes of the MNRE, shall be given a time extension of 5 (five) months from 25th March 2020 to 24th August 2020. Approval to the proposal was accorded by the Minister of State(I/C) for Power and Renewable Energy Shri R. K. Singh. The decision has been conveyed wide Ministry’s l ... Read More
Union Minister of Jal Shakti Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawatand Gujarat Chief MinisterShri Vijay Rupanihold joint review meeting for implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission

Union Minister of Jal Shakti Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawatand Gujarat Chief MinisterShri Vijay Rupanihold joint review meeting for implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 109
Union Minister of Jal Shakti Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawatand Chief Minister of Gujarat Shri Vijay Rupanijointly reviewed the planning and implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in Gujarat through video conferencing today. Drinking water supply is a service delivery, wherein the quantity, quality of water supplied and periodicity of water supply has to be ensured for which the flagship programme, J ... Read More
Ministry of HRD extends the date of submission for Essay on Atma Nirbhar Bharat-Swatantra Bharat till 23rd August, 2020.

Ministry of HRD extends the date of submission for Essay on Atma Nirbhar Bharat-Swatantra Bharat till 23rd August, 2020.

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 109
In the run up to the Independence Day celebrations in the country, the Ministry of Human Resource Development in partnership with MyGov is organizing an online essay writing competition for specific age of school students (IX to X or Secondary Stage and XI to XII or Higher Secondary) across the country. Ministry of HRD has extended the date of submission for Essay on Atma Nirbhar Bharat-Swatantra Bharat till 23rd August, 2020. The NCERT will be the Nodal Agency for this event. The sub ... Read More
926 Police personnel have been awarded Medals on the occasion of Independence Day, 2020

926 Police personnel have been awarded Medals on the occasion of Independence Day, 2020

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 138
A total of 926 Police personnel have been awarded Medals on the occasion of Independence Day, 2020.  Police Medals for Gallantry (PMG) have been awarded to 215 police personnel for their conspicuous gallant action. President’s Police Medals for Distinguished Service has been awarded to 80 police personnel and Police Medal for Meritorious Service to 631 police personnel.   Among the majority of the 215 Gallantry Awards, 123 personnel are being awarded for their gallant actio ... Read More
55 Prison Personnel awarded “Correctional Service Medals”

55 Prison Personnel awarded “Correctional Service Medals”

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 144
he President of India has approved the conferment of the following Correctional Service Medals on prison personnel on the occasion of Independence Day, 2020:   President’s Correctional Service Medals for Distinguished Service   S. No. Name of the person ... Read More
Special arrangements made by MoD for Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort tomorrow in view of COVID-19

Special arrangements made by MoD for Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort tomorrow in view of COVID-19

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 128
Ministry of Defence is organising Independence Day Flag Hoisting Ceremony on 15 August, 2020 at Red Fort maintaining the balance between the sanctity and dignity of the National function while factoring in precautions related to the COVID-19 scenario. In order to facilitate seamless movement with the least chances of any crowding, seating enclosures and walkways are laid with wooden flooring and carpeting. Additional Door frame metal detectors, with adequately spaced markings have been ... Read More
Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launches Indigenisation portal SRIJAN; DPSUs sign Contracts and MoUs with Industry Partners and Academia; Atmanirbhar Week celebration of MoD concludes

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launches Indigenisation portal SRIJAN; DPSUs sign Contracts and MoUs with Industry Partners and Academia; Atmanirbhar Week celebration of MoD concludes

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 128
On the final day of Atmanirbhar Week celebration of the Ministry of Defence (MoD) Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh today launched Department of Defence Production, MoD’s portal SRIJAN which is a ‘one stop shop online portal that provides access tothe vendors to take up items that can be taken up for indigenization. ... Read More
HONOURS AND AWARDS : INDEPENDENCE DAY 2020

HONOURS AND AWARDS : INDEPENDENCE DAY 2020

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 141
Following gallantry awards have been conferred to Army personnel on the occasion of  Independence Day-2020.             Ser No Award No ... Read More
Curtain Raiser of Independence Day Celebrations - 2020 at Red Fort

Curtain Raiser of Independence Day Celebrations - 2020 at Red Fort

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 105
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lead the nation in celebrating the 74th Independence Day at the majestic Red Fort here tomorrow. He will unfurl the National Flag and deliver the customary Address to the Nation from the ramparts of the iconic monument. ... Read More
Launch of ‘AYUSH for Immunity Campaign’ by Ministry of AYUSH receives enthusiastic response in the digital space

Launch of ‘AYUSH for Immunity Campaign’ by Ministry of AYUSH receives enthusiastic response in the digital space

News 🗓 Friday August 14 2020 👁 108
The Ministry of AYUSH launched a three-month campaign on “Ayush for Immunity” today, through webinar.  More than 50 thousand people participated in the Webinar.  Key-note address by spiritual Guru Sri Sri Ravisankar, wherein he stated that Ayush solutions could lead the entire world to healthi ... Read More
Address to the Nation by the Hon’ble President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, on the eve of India’s 74th Independence Day

Address to the Nation by the Hon’ble President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, on the eve of India’s 74th Independence Day

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 Namaskaar!   It gives me great pleasure to greet all the people of India, living in the country and abroad, on the eve of the 74th Independence Day.  August 15 fills us with the excitement of unfurling the tricolour, taking part in celebrations and listening to patriotic songs. On this day, the youth of India should feel the special pride of being citizens of a free nation. We gratefully remember our freedom fighters and martyrs whose sacrifices have enabled us ... Read More
Union Sports Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju to launch unique Fit India Freedom Run on August 14

Union Sports Minister Shri Kiren Rijiju to launch unique Fit India Freedom Run on August 14

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 115
The Sports Ministry is set to organise the largest country-wide run, the Fit India Freedom Run from August 15 to October 2, which boasts of a unique concept. In keeping with the current pandemic situation and social distancing norms, the government has decided to encourage participants of the event to run at their own pace - anywhere and at any time of their convenience. ... Read More
Shuttler N Sikki Reddy and physiotherapist Kiran C test Covid positive in Hyderabad

Shuttler N Sikki Reddy and physiotherapist Kiran C test Covid positive in Hyderabad

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 106
Shuttler N Sikki Reddy and physiotherapist Kiran C, who arrived at the National badminton camp at the Pullela Gopichand Badminton Academy in Hyderabad, have tested Covid postive. This came to light after they took SAI's mandatory Covid test that is given to all players, coaches and support staff on arrival. ... Read More
Online Performance Dashboard Empowering Tribals, Transforming India developed by M/o Tribal Affairs launched

Online Performance Dashboard Empowering Tribals, Transforming India developed by M/o Tribal Affairs launched

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 329
Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO,NITI Aayog and ShriRamesh Chand,Member NITI Aayog inaugurated the“Online Performance Dashboard “Empowering Tribals, Transforming India”developed by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs (MoTA)on 10th August, 2020.  The launch was made during the meeting taken by NITI Aayog to review the progress of CSS / CS Schemes of MoTA in the light of national development agenda, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), strategy for New India and other policy initiatives. It may be ... Read More
Major Improvements in National Overseas Scholarship Scheme for Schduled Castes students w.e.f. selection Year 2020-21

Major Improvements in National Overseas Scholarship Scheme for Schduled Castes students w.e.f. selection Year 2020-21

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 127
The Annual Family Income limit for National Overseas Scholarship Scheme for Scheduled Castes students w.e.f. selection year 2020-21 has been increased from Rs 6 lakh to Rs 8 lakh per annum. Students securing admission in higher ranking institutions internationally will be given preference. The minimum qualifying marks have been increased from 55% to 60%. Mai ... Read More
CHAIRMAN RAILWAY BOARD RELEASES E-PASS MODULE UNDER HRMS PROJECT DEVELOPED BY CRIS FOR ONLINE PASS GENERATION AND TICKET BOOKING BY RAILWAY EMPLOYEES

CHAIRMAN RAILWAY BOARD RELEASES E-PASS MODULE UNDER HRMS PROJECT DEVELOPED BY CRIS FOR ONLINE PASS GENERATION AND TICKET BOOKING BY RAILWAY EMPLOYEES

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 217
Chairman Railway Board has launched E-pass module of Human Resource Management System (HRMS) developed by CRIS through video conferencing which was also attended by FC/Railways, all Board Members, CMD/IRCTC, MD/CRIS, all GMs, PCPOS, PCCMS, PFAs and DRMs. DG/HR brie ... Read More
Heavy to very rainfall with extremely heavy falls very likely at isolated places over Gujarat region; Heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, East Rajasthan, West Madhya Pradesh, Saurashtra & Kutch, ghat area of Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan & Goa, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Heavy to very rainfall with extremely heavy falls very likely at isolated places over Gujarat region; Heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh & Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, East Rajasthan, West Madhya Pradesh, Saurashtra & Kutch, ghat area of Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan & Goa, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

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Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh Launches Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation (NIIO)

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh Launches Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation (NIIO)

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 110
  Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launched the Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation (NIIO) through an online webinar. Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Shri Yogi Adityanath and other dignitaries were also present at the event. The NIIO puts in place dedicated structures for the end users to interact with academia and industry towards fostering innovation and indigenisation for self-reliance in defence in keeping with t ... Read More
Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launches 15 products developed by Defence PSUs and OFB;

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launches 15 products developed by Defence PSUs and OFB;

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 153
Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh launched here today four products each by OFB and BEML, two by BEL and one each by HAL, BDL, MDL, GRSE and GSL, developed by respective DPSUs/ OFB as part of ‘Atma Nirbhar Bharat’ week celebrations which continues till tomorrow, the 14th August 2020. ... Read More
India ranks first in number of organic farmers and ninth in terms of area under organic farming; Major organic exports from India are flax seeds, sesame, soybean, tea, medicinal plants, rice and pulses

India ranks first in number of organic farmers and ninth in terms of area under organic farming; Major organic exports from India are flax seeds, sesame, soybean, tea, medicinal plants, rice and pulses

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 115
The growth story of organic farming is unfolding with increasing demand not only in India but also globally. In a world battered by the COVID pandemic, the demand for healthy and safe food is already showing an upward trend and hence this is an opportune moment to be captured for a win-win situation for our farmers, consumers and the environment. ... Read More
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches platform for Transparent Taxation - Honouring the Honest

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches platform for Transparent Taxation - Honouring the Honest

News 🗓 Thursday August 13 2020 👁 108
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launched a platform for “Transparent Taxation - Honouring the Honest” today through video conferencing. Speaking on the occasion he said that the process of Structural Reforms in the country has reached new heights toda ... Read More
Ministry of Tourism organises second Independence Day themed webinar titled “Cellular Jail: Letters, Memoirs & Memories” under DekhoApnaDesh webinar series

Ministry of Tourism organises second Independence Day themed webinar titled “Cellular Jail: Letters, Memoirs & Memories” under DekhoApnaDesh webinar series

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 130
As India gears up to celebrate its 74th Independence Day celebrations , the Ministry of Tourism’s DekhoApnaDesh Webinar Series presented the webinar titled “Cellular Jail : Letters , Memoirs & Memories on 10th August 2020. The 46th in the series of DekhoApnaDeshwebinars, the “Cellular Jail :Letters , Memoirs & Memories”was presented by Ms. NidhiBansal, CEO, India City Walks & India with locals, Dr.Soumi Roy, Head of Operations, India with Locals and India Her ... Read More
Ideas of young can be fused with experience to maintain enthusiasm of IIA founder Dr. Vainu Bappu: Dignitaries at IIA Foundation Day

Ideas of young can be fused with experience to maintain enthusiasm of IIA founder Dr. Vainu Bappu: Dignitaries at IIA Foundation Day

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 103
The Founder’s Day in the 50th year of the Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA) was celebrated with dignitaries emphasizing the need to maintain the energy and enthusiasm created by its founder Dr. VainuBappu by fusing the new ideas of young people with the wisdom and experience gained over five decades.     “The 50th year is special in the journey of the s ... Read More
Advances in microscopy has helped study complex questions of locomotion: Prof VijayRaghavan

Advances in microscopy has helped study complex questions of locomotion: Prof VijayRaghavan

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 105
Professor K. VijayRaghavan, Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, has highlighted how advances in microscopy has helped in the study of complex questions of walking and flying by allowing us to witness the cells at their finest resolution and revealing the specific components of the cells as well as their functions. He was delivering the Founder’s Day lecture of the Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA).  “Improvements in observational tools allow us to expe ... Read More
Gadkari calls for enhanced international investment in Infrastructure and MSME sector

Gadkari calls for enhanced international investment in Infrastructure and MSME sector

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 105
Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and MSMEs Shri Nitin Gadkari has called for increased investment by international institutions and bodies in the Indian Highways and MSME sectors. He said, automobile and MSME are the two growth engines of Indian economy. Addressing the Indo-Australian Chamber of Commerce and Womennovator on Trade Investment and collaborations in Road infrastructure and MSMEs today, the Minister said, India and Australia are already co-operating in the road safety sec ... Read More
MoRTH allows Sale and Registration of Electric Vehicles without batteries

MoRTH allows Sale and Registration of Electric Vehicles without batteries

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 111
The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has allowed registration of electric vehicles without pre-fitted batteries. In a letter to Transport Secretaries of all the States and UTs, the ministry has clarified that vehicles without batteries can be sold and registered based on the type approval certificate issued by the Test Agency. Further, that there is no need to specify the Make/Type or any other details of the Battery for the purpose of Registration. However, the prototype of the electrical ... Read More
Jammu to Delhi travel time will come to just about six hours: Dr Jitendra Singh

Jammu to Delhi travel time will come to just about six hours: Dr Jitendra Singh

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 107
The work has started on the first - of- its- kind Katra (J&K) - Delhi Express Road Corridor which will be ready by 2023 and when it becomes functional, the travel time from Katra to Delhi will get reduced to around six and half hours, and from Jammu to Delhi to just about six hours. Disclosing this here today, Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh stated that once this Express Road Corridor becomes functional, people will prefer to travel to Delhi by road instead of undertaking journey by train ... Read More
Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah conveys greetings to mark the International Youth Day

Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah conveys greetings to mark the International Youth Day

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 106
Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah conveyed greetings to mark the International Youth Day. In a series of tweets, he said “The greatest strength and asset of any nation is its youth. India is truly blessed to have a youth power filled with tremendous ambitions and skills. I am sure that they will continue to strive towards Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of New India”. Union Home Minister said, “Skilled & enthused youth have the power to make the best of ... Read More
Record highest single day recoveries of 56,110 registered

Record highest single day recoveries of 56,110 registered

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 105
The record highest single day recoveries at 56,110 registered in the last 24 hours are the result of the successful implementation of effective containment strategy, aggressive and comprehensive testing coupled with standardized clinical management of the critical patients based on holistic Standard of Care approach. The coordinated efforts of the Centre and State/UT governments have resulted in continuously increasing average daily recoveries. In the first week of July the daily average recove ... Read More
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to launch the platform for “Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest” on the 13th August 2020.

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to launch the platform for “Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest” on the 13th August 2020.

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 106
Prime Minister will launchthe platform for “Transparent Taxation – Honoring the Honest” via video conferencing on the 13th August 2020. TheCBDT  has carried out several major tax reforms in direct taxes in the recent years.   Last year the Corporate Tax rates were reduced from 30 percent to 22 percent and for new manufacturing units the rates were reduced to 15 percent. Dividend distribution Tax was also abolished. The focus of the ta ... Read More
Need for providing a comprehensive and objective account of the historical events: Vice President

Need for providing a comprehensive and objective account of the historical events: Vice President

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 110
The Vice President, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu today stressed the need to give for providing a comprehensive, authentic and objective account of the historical events. He was speaking after releasing the book, ‘NETAJI—India’s Independence and British Archives’ authored by Dr. Kalyan Kumar De, an associate member of the Netaji Subash Bose-INA Trust at Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas. Observing that the book contains some interesting documents that throw light on the great cont ... Read More
Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser in partnership with the Armed Forces Medical College Releases Simple Guide to Building Positive Mental Health

Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser in partnership with the Armed Forces Medical College Releases Simple Guide to Building Positive Mental Health

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 127
he Office of the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government of India, in partnership with the Armed Forces Medical College has released “Building Positive Health in Nine Simple Steps: Effective Habits for a Healthy Life,”—a simple visual guide designed as easy reference for people to understand the link between lifestyle choices and positive mental health. This guide issued in Hindi and English (and to be followed by other regional languages) is primarily targeted t ... Read More
Atal Innovation Mission and Dell Technologies Launch Student Entrepreneurship Programme 2.0

Atal Innovation Mission and Dell Technologies Launch Student Entrepreneurship Programme 2.0

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 108
Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog, in collaboration with Dell Technologies today launched Student Entrepreneurship Programme 2.0 (SEP 2.0) for young innovators of Atal Tinkering Labs (ATLs). Following the outstanding success of SEP 1.0, the second series was kick-started in the presence of Dr Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog; Alok Ohrie, President and MD, Dell Technologies; R. Ramanan, Mission Director, AIM; and Dr Anjlee Prakash, Chairperson, Learning Links Foundation. ... Read More
As decided and informed earlier on as well, regular passenger and suburban train services will continue to remain suspended till further notice

As decided and informed earlier on as well, regular passenger and suburban train services will continue to remain suspended till further notice

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 105
This is to brought to the notice of all concerned that, as decided and informed earlier on as well, regular passenger and suburban train services will continue to remain suspended till further notice.  It may be noted that 230 Special Trains, which are running at present, will continue to operate. Local trains in Mumbai, which are presently being run on limited basis only on the requisition of state government, will also continue to run. The occupancy of special trains is being m ... Read More
Shri Gadkari Calls upon Apparel Export Promotion Council for taking measures to target increasing exports by two times

Shri Gadkari Calls upon Apparel Export Promotion Council for taking measures to target increasing exports by two times

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 109
Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) has called upon the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) to take measures for increasing exports 2 times. He also emphasized on technology upgradation and research to improve quality and remain cost competitive in the global market. He was speaking while inaugurating the Virtual Workshop- A Joint initiatives of Apparel Expert Promotion Council and MSME Ministry through Video Conference, Shri Gadkari said Government is p ... Read More
Union Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar releases e-book ‘Connecting, Communicating, Changing’ the Vice President of India’s three years in office

Union Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar releases e-book ‘Connecting, Communicating, Changing’ the Vice President of India’s three years in office

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 115
Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Shri Prakash Javadekar today unveiled e-version of the book ‘Connecting, Communicating, Changing’ the Vice President of India’s three years in office. The e-book was launched along with its print coffee table version which was released by Union Minister of Defense Shri Rajnath Singh. The event was organized at Upa-Rashtrapati Nivas in New Delhi.   ... Read More
Union Minister for Jal Shakti, Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launches Swachh Bharat Mission Academy

Union Minister for Jal Shakti, Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launches Swachh Bharat Mission Academy

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 105
Union Minister for Jal Shakti, Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launched the Swachh Bharat Mission Academy at an event here today as part of the ongoing week-long behaviour change campaign ‘GandagiMukt Bharat’. Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawatlaunched SBM Academy by dialling the designated IVR toll-free number and listening to the welcome message of the SBM academy. For sustaining the behaviour change and promoting the capacity building of the key stakeholders i.e. Swachhagrahis and other field fun ... Read More
Union Education Minister launches Minimum Standards of Architectural Education Regulations, 2020

Union Education Minister launches Minimum Standards of Architectural Education Regulations, 2020

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 106
In continuation of pertinent educational reforms being made by Ministry of Education, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Education Minister virtually launched the "Minimum Standards of Architectural Education Regulations, 2020" here today.  Minister of State for Education, Shri Sanjay Dhotre also graced the occasion. Senior officials of Ministry of Education and President, Council of Architecture , Ar Habeeb Khan, were also present on the occasion. While addressing the participants S ... Read More
Union Education Minister addresses a Webinar on Gandhian Thought and Philosophy on the occasion of 150th Birthday Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

Union Education Minister addresses a Webinar on Gandhian Thought and Philosophy on the occasion of 150th Birthday Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 111
Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'  addressed a Webinar on Gandhian Thought and Philosophy organised by Jamia Millia Islamia(JMI) today  in association with the University of Oxford, UK. It was the first lecture in the Webinar series on Gandhian Thought and Philosophy. This webinar series is in sync with the University Grants Commission’s proposal to celebrate 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi to disseminate Gandhian Thought and Philosophy in intellec ... Read More
Income Tax Department conducts search on premises of Chinese entities

Income Tax Department conducts search on premises of Chinese entities

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 111
Based on the credible information that few Chinese individuals and their Indian associates were involved in money laundering and hawala transactions through series of shell entities, a search action was mounted at various premises of these Chinese entities, their close confederates and couple of bank employees. Search action revealed that at the behest of Chinese individuals, more than 40 bank accounts were created in various dummy entities, entering into credits of more than Rs 1,000 Crore ove ... Read More
Intense rainfall activity over plains of Northwest India & Central parts of India during 12th-15thAugust, 2020

Intense rainfall activity over plains of Northwest India & Central parts of India during 12th-15thAugust, 2020

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 111
According to the National Weather Forecasting Centre/Regional Meteorological Centre, New Delhi of the India Meteorological Department (IMD): The monsoon trough is active and near to its normal position. It is likely to be active and meandre around its normal position during next 4-5 days. Convergence of strong southerly/southwesterly winds from Arabian sea over northwest and adjoining central India very likely during next 3-4 days. An east-west shear zone runs alon ... Read More
Till July this year 94 Jan Aushadhi Kendras are opened in J&K and Ladakh region and 73 new are proposed

Till July this year 94 Jan Aushadhi Kendras are opened in J&K and Ladakh region and 73 new are proposed

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 122
Bureau of Pharma  PSUs of  India (BPPI) has opened  91 Jan Aushadhi Kendras in J&K and 3 Jan Aushadhi  Kendras in Ladakh region since January to July this year  with an aim of making available quality generic medicines at an affordable price to the residents of these regions.   Bureau of Pharma  PSUs of  India (BPPI) under the department of pharmaceuticals Govt of Inadia  is the  implementing agency of Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadh ... Read More
Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar launches Krishi Megh

Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar launches Krishi Megh

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 127
Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar today virtually launched the Krishi Megh (National Agricultural Research & Education System -Cloud Infrastructure and Services) along with the KVC ALUNET (Krishi Vishwavidyalaya Chhatr Alumni Network) and Online Accreditation System for Higher Agricultural Educational Institutions (HEI).   The Union Minister emphasized that the Government of India-World Bank funded National Agricultural High ... Read More
Webinar Organised On Technology Aspects of Remote Voting

Webinar Organised On Technology Aspects of Remote Voting

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 120
Election Commission of India, in partnership with Tamil Nadu e-governance Agency organized a webinar on “Technology aspects of remote voting: Exploring Block chain” on 10th August 2020.  The webinar brought together technologists, academicians, policy practitioners, cyber security experts from India and around the world. The initial idea for using block chain based voting solution emerged ... Read More
ISRO is fast enlarging its role in developmental activities: Dr. Jitendra Singh

ISRO is fast enlarging its role in developmental activities: Dr. Jitendra Singh

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 105
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said here today that one of the major highlights of the Modi government has been that in the last six years, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) i ... Read More
PM greets people on the occasion of Janmashtami

PM greets people on the occasion of Janmashtami

News 🗓 Wednesday August 12 2020 👁 133
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted people on the auspicious occasion of Janmashtami. ... Read More
बिहार बोर्ड:मैट्रिक और इंटर का परीक्षा फॉर्म भरने के बाद सेंटअप टेस्ट पास करना जरूरी

बिहार बोर्ड:मैट्रिक और इंटर का परीक्षा फॉर्म भरने के बाद सेंटअप टेस्ट पास करना जरूरी

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 155
मैट्रिक और इंटर की वार्षिक परीक्षा 2021 में शामिल होनेवाले छात्र-छात्राओं को फॉर्म भरने के बाद सेंटअप परीक्षा पास करना अनिवार्य होगा। सेंटअप परीक्षा पास करने के बाद ही उनको एडमिट कार्ड जारी किया ... Read More
Ministry of Tourism launches  Independence Day themed Webinars with first presentation titled ‘Memoirs of 1857- A prelude to Independence’

Ministry of Tourism launches  Independence Day themed Webinars with first presentation titled ‘Memoirs of 1857- A prelude to Independence’

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 182
India’s struggle to freedom is a significant chapter in the nation’s history and holds a value greater than any significant event of the past. The Ministry of Tourism as part of its ‘Dekho Apna Desh’ webinar series to commemorate and honour nation’s most significant day has lined up a series of five webinars that  collectively touch upon themes encompassing the freedom movement, places significant to it and pioneers who had a notable participation in helping India secur ... Read More
Bangalore based researchers synthesize durable, efficient, cost-effective catalyst for sustained & efficient Hydrogen Evolution

Bangalore based researchers synthesize durable, efficient, cost-effective catalyst for sustained & efficient Hydrogen Evolution

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 147
In order to phase out fossil fuels and combat climate change, hydrogen is projected as one of the next generation low carbon fuels. The future of use of hydrogen as a fuel lies in the design of efficient electrocatalysts for facilitating electrochemical splitting of water to produce hydrogen. ... Read More
Himalayan Geothermal Springs release huge amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere

Himalayan Geothermal Springs release huge amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere

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  Fig. Schematic model for geogenic CO2 degassing. Background data: a Location of geothermal springs of study area plotted on geological map of the northwest (Garhwal) Himalaya obtained from Valdiya (1999); b Schematic degassing model of the study area adopted from Becker et al. (2008); c Background is the resistivity along our s ... Read More
India-Canada IC-IMPACTS Annual Research Conference discusses ways of taking cooperation to new level

India-Canada IC-IMPACTS Annual Research Conference discusses ways of taking cooperation to new level

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India-Canada IC-IMPACTS Annual Research Conference discussed ways of taking the cooperation between the countries to the next level by strengthening existing international connects, sharing best practices in multiple areas, and initiating new collaborations in government and institutions. Highlighting the importance of Indo-Canadian S&T cooperation Secretary, Department of Science and Technology (DST) Prof. Ashutosh Sharma said, “Methods should be explored to take the cooperation betw ... Read More
83 women RPF Sub-Inspector Cadets of Indian Railways successfully complete training

83 women RPF Sub-Inspector Cadets of Indian Railways successfully complete training

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 147
Passing Out Parade of 83 women Sub-Inspector Cadets (Batch No. 9A) belonging to different Zonal Railways was held at Railway Protection Force (RPF) Training Centre, Moula-Ali today i.e. 10th August, 2020.     Ms. Chanchal Sekhawat,  was adjudged “Best Cadet” & “Best in Indoor” & Ms. Smriti Biswas, was adjudged as “Best in Outdoor” activities.. The Parade was commanded by Ms. Chanchal Sekhawat. Speaking on the occasio ... Read More
PFC signs agreement to construct Modular Operation Theatres at District Hospital in Siddharthnagar, Uttar Pradesh

PFC signs agreement to construct Modular Operation Theatres at District Hospital in Siddharthnagar, Uttar Pradesh

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Government-owned Power Finance Corporation Ltd (PFC), India's leading NBFC, today signed a MoA with District Administration of Siddharthnagar in Uttar Pradesh for construction of two Modular Operation Theatre Rooms in the District Hospital, Siddharthnagar. Under the MoA, PFC will provide financial assistance of close to Rupees Ninety Four Lakhs for execution of the Project to the District Administration, Siddharthnagar under its CSR initiative. Shri M. Prabhakar Das, CGM (CSR&SD), PFC a ... Read More
Webinar on the occasion of the World Biofuel day organized

Webinar on the occasion of the World Biofuel day organized

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A webinar on the occasion of the World Biofuel day was organized today by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, with the theme “Biofuels towards Atmanirbhar Bharat”. World Biofuel Day is observed every year on 10th August to create awareness about the importance of non-fossil fuels as an alternative to conventional fossil fuels and to highlight the various efforts made by the Government in the Biofuel sector. World Biofuel Day is being celebrated by Ministry of ... Read More
EPFO ensures hassle free service delivery through UMANG during COVID-19 pandemic

EPFO ensures hassle free service delivery through UMANG during COVID-19 pandemic

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The Unified Mobile Application for New-age Governance (UMANG) has been a big hit among Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) subscribers enabling them to utilize services during COVID-19 pandemic from the comfort of their homes in hassle free manner. Presently a PF member can access 16 different services of EPFO on their mobile phone using UMANG App. For availing these services an active UAN (Universal Account Number) and a mobile number registered with the EPFO is required. EPFO&rs ... Read More
Highest ever single day recoveries of 54,859 today

Highest ever single day recoveries of 54,859 today

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India's COVID-19 recoveries have crossed the historic peak of 1.5 million today. Recovery of 15,35,743 patients has been made possible because of the policy of TESTING aggressively, TRACKING comprehensively & TREATING efficiently. Better ambulance services, focus on Standard of Care and use of non-invasive oxygen have given the desired results. With the highest ever single day recoveries of 54,859 in the last 24 hours, the Recovery Rate amongst the COVID-19 patients has scaled another h ... Read More
Finance Minister launches an Online Dashboard for the National Infrastructure Pipeline

Finance Minister launches an Online Dashboard for the National Infrastructure Pipeline

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 339
Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP) Online Dashboard here today through video conferencing. The online dashboard is envisaged as a one stop solution for all stakeholders looking for information on infrastructure projects in New India. The dashboard is being hosted on the India Investment Grid (IIG) (www.indiainvestmentgrid.gov.in). IIG is an interacti ... Read More
Government to provide mobile connectivity in 354 villages which are located in strategic and border areas- Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad

Government to provide mobile connectivity in 354 villages which are located in strategic and border areas- Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 147
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister of Electronics &IT, Communications and Law & Justice, said that Government of India has been taking measures on priority to provide connectivity in the far flung, difficult, border areas of strategic importance, so as to ensure better quality of life to the people as well as to those who are working in these areas. ... Read More
Indian products deserve fair access to other countries on reciprocal basis

Indian products deserve fair access to other countries on reciprocal basis

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 274
Shri Piyush Goyal, Ministry of Commerce & Industry today inaugurated first edition of five day long   virtual FMCG Supply Chain EXPO,2020 Speaking on the occasion, Shri Goyal said that we have to accept the post COVID-19 pandemic reality. World has changed. World will learn and unlearn out of this Covid experience. “We'll learn to live in a hygienic manner & deploy technology to be efficient.  We will learn to be more prudent, careful and conscious in our busine ... Read More
NDA Government has taken various initiatives to boost fertilizer Sector- Shri Gowda

NDA Government has taken various initiatives to boost fertilizer Sector- Shri Gowda

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Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Shri DV Sadananda Gowda has said NDA Government has  taken various initiatives to boost fertilizer sector towards servicing farmers. Shri Gowda said that with a view to disseminate knowledge on optimum usage of fertilizer nutrients to sustain the agriculture productivity and to make farmers aware of new developments in the field of fertilizer usage, Department of Fertilizers, Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare and Department o ... Read More
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launches submarine cable connectivity to Andaman & Nicobar Islands (CANI)

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launches submarine cable connectivity to Andaman & Nicobar Islands (CANI)

News 🗓 Monday August 10 2020 👁 131
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today launched and dedicated to the nation, the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Andaman & Nicobar Islands to the mainland  through video conferencing. The foundation stone for this project was laid by the PM on 30th December 2018 at Port Blair. ... Read More
Newly appointed Chairman UPSC, Prof (Dr.) Pradeep Joshi making a courtesy call on Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh

Newly appointed Chairman UPSC, Prof (Dr.) Pradeep Joshi making a courtesy call on Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh

News 🗓 Sunday August 9 2020 👁 136
Newly appointed Chairman of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Prof (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi today made a courtesy call on Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh. ... Read More
Clarification about an advertisement by a private agency in a newspaper regarding alleged recruitment in eight categories of posts on Indian Railways.

Clarification about an advertisement by a private agency in a newspaper regarding alleged recruitment in eight categories of posts on Indian Railways.

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It has come to notice of Ministry of Railways that one organization by name of “Avestran Infotech” having  website address  ... Read More
Shri Piyush Goyal calls upon more buyers and sellers to join the GeM, which has proved to be a game-changer in government procurement;

Shri Piyush Goyal calls upon more buyers and sellers to join the GeM, which has proved to be a game-changer in government procurement;

News 🗓 Sunday August 9 2020 👁 132
The Fourth edition of the National Public Procurement Conclave [NPPC], organized by Government e Marketplace [GeM], in association with the Confederation of Indian Industry [CII] for two days,was inaugurated online by Shri PiyushGoyal, Union Commerce and Industry & Railways Minister today, to coincide with the anniversary of GeM Establishment Day.The theme o ... Read More
PM launches financing facility of Rs. 1 Lakh Crore under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund

PM launches financing facility of Rs. 1 Lakh Crore under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund

News 🗓 Sunday August 9 2020 👁 137
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today launched a new Central Sector Scheme of financing facility under the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund of Rs. 1 Lakh Crore. The scheme will support farmers, PACS, FPOs, Agri-entrepreneurs, etc. in building community farming assets and post-harvest agriculture infrastructure. These assets will enable farmers to get greater value for their produce as they will ... Read More
Vice President calls for Knit India movement to fully realize Quit India goals

Vice President calls for Knit India movement to fully realize Quit India goals

News 🗓 Sunday August 9 2020 👁 133
Vice President of India Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu has called for an intensified campaign of ‘Knit India’ to enable a strong and fully emotionally integrated nation that would offer the best defence against the evil designs ... Read More
Unlocking Online Dispute Resolution to Enhance the Ease of Doing Business

Unlocking Online Dispute Resolution to Enhance the Ease of Doing Business

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 148
Exploring the massive potential of Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) to enhance the Ease of Doing Business in India, NITI Aayog in association with Agami and Omidyar Network India held a conversation—co-hosted by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)—with heads of legal firms and industry representatives on 8 August. ‘We are witnessing a visionary period in the history of India’s court system. In today’s age of data-driven solutions and machine learning, ODR provide ... Read More
Webinar on New Technologies for various Products related to COVID 19 for MSMEs with focus of Water Purification Technologies

Webinar on New Technologies for various Products related to COVID 19 for MSMEs with focus of Water Purification Technologies

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 145
Prof.(Dr.) Harish Hirani, Director, CSIR-CMERI and ShriVishwa Mohan Jha, Director, MSME-DI, Patna,deliberated upon the latest CSIR-CMERI developed COVID 19 technologieswith focus on Water Purification Technologiesin an engagingWebinar held on 7th August 2020. The main objective of this Webinar was to make the industries/ entrepreneur under MSME aware about the technologies developed by CSIR-CMERI, provide total engineering solution and the facilities available in CSIR-CMERI ... Read More
Gadkari emphasises upon improving MSME footprint in 115 aspirational districts*

Gadkari emphasises upon improving MSME footprint in 115 aspirational districts*

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 147
Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari today addressed India@75 Summit : Mission 2022 organised by the Confederation of Indian Industries. He said, there is urgent need to look towards improving presence of MSME industry in the 115 identified aspirational districts of the country. Their contribution to GDP is presently negligible, but if focused attention is drawn towards them, these can uplift the employment scene in a big way. The Minister informed that the governme ... Read More
NTPC Group achieves over 100 BUs of cumulative generation in the current financial year

NTPC Group achieves over 100 BUs of cumulative generation in the current financial year

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 147
 According to a statement issued by NTPC Ltd., NTPC Group has achieved over 100 Billion Units (BUs) of cumulative generation in the current financial year, reinforcing group’s commitment towards excellence in operation across its plants. As per the data published by Central Electricity Authority (CEA), NTPC Korba (2600 MW) in Chattisgarh has emerged as the top performing thermal power plant in India with 97.42% Plant Load Factor (PLF) between April to July 2020. Exemplary p ... Read More
21 ESIC Hospitals Converted into Dedicated COVID-19 Hospitals Across the Country with the Facility of 2400 Isolation Beds: Santosh Gangwar

21 ESIC Hospitals Converted into Dedicated COVID-19 Hospitals Across the Country with the Facility of 2400 Isolation Beds: Santosh Gangwar

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 154
Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Minister of State (I/C) for Labour & Employment and Shri Manohar Lal Khattar, Chief Minister of Haryana inaugurated Plasma Bank at ESIC Medical College and Hospital, Faridabad (Haryana) through video conference from Haryana Bhawan, New Delhi late yesterday. During his address, Shri Gangwar informed  that the Plasma bank is a very important facility in the context of treating Covid-19 patients. Shri Gangwar further said that in this crisis Covid sit ... Read More
Shri G C Murmu Takes over as C&AG of India

Shri G C Murmu Takes over as C&AG of India

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 147
Shri Girish Chandra Murmu assumed office as the Comptroller and Auditor General of India here today. He belongs to Indian Administrative Service of Gujrat cadre (1985 batch). Shri Murmu succeeds Shri Rajiv Mehrishi, who demitted office on Friday. Prior to this, Shri Murmu was the first Lieutenant Governor of Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir. ... Read More
Agriculture Mechanization and Technology Division takes various initiatives for farmers’ welfare under Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan/Krishi

Agriculture Mechanization and Technology Division takes various initiatives for farmers’ welfare under Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan/Krishi

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 150
Agricultural Mechanization is one of the key drivers for sustainable development of agriculture sector which helps in increasing production by timely farm operations, reducing losses, reducing the cost of operations by ensuring better management of costly inputs. Mechanization also enhances the productivity of natural resources and reduces drudgery associated with various farm operations. Under the hash-tag #AtmaNirbharKrishi, created by Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers&rsquo ... Read More
PM to launch financing facility under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund and release benefits under PM-KISAN tomorrow

PM to launch financing facility under Agriculture Infrastructure Fund and release benefits under PM-KISAN tomorrow

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 155
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will launch the financing facility of Rs. 1 lakh crore under the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund on 9th August at 11 AM via video conferencing. Prime Minister will also release the sixth instalment of funds of Rs. 17,000 crore to 8.5 crore farmers under the PM-KISAN scheme. The eventwill be witnessed by lakhs of farmers, cooperatives, and citizens across the country.Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, will also be present ... Read More
PM inaugurates Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra - an interactive experience centre on the Swachh Bharat Mission

PM inaugurates Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra - an interactive experience centre on the Swachh Bharat Mission

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 194
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today inaugurated the Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra - an interactive experience centre on the Swachh Bharat Mission, at the Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti at Rajghat, New Delhi. A tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, the Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra (RSK) was first announced by the Prime Minister on 10th April 2017, on the occasion of the centenary celebrations of Gandhiji's Champaran Satyagraha. Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhavat, Minister, Jal Shakti and Shri Rattan Lal Kataria, Min ... Read More
Text of PM’s address at inauguration of Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra

Text of PM’s address at inauguration of Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra

News 🗓 Saturday August 8 2020 👁 145
आज का दिन बहुत ऐतिहासिक है। देश की आजादी में आज की तारीख यानि 8 अगस्त का बहुत बड़ा योगदान है।  ... Read More
Anupama Pathak, Bhojpuri Actress: Profile, Wiki, Husband, Age and Family

Anupama Pathak, Bhojpuri Actress: Profile, Wiki, Husband, Age and Family

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 176
Anupama Pathak was an Indian actor, model and singer. She had primarily worked in Bhojpuri films. She has committed suicide on 2nd August at her flat in Mumbai.       ... Read More
IBBI amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Insolvency Resolution Process for Corporate Persons) Regulations, 2016

IBBI amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Insolvency Resolution Process for Corporate Persons) Regulations, 2016

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The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) notified the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Insolvency Resolution Process for Corporate Persons) (Fourth Amendment) Regulations, 2020 today. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (Code) envisages appointment of an authorised representative (AR) by the Adjudicating Authority to represent financial creditors in a class, like allottees under a real estate project, in the committee of creditors. For this purpose, the Regulations requ ... Read More
IBBI amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Voluntary Liquidation Process) Regulations, 2017

IBBI amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Voluntary Liquidation Process) Regulations, 2017

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 146
The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) notified the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Voluntary Liquidation Process) (Second Amendment) Regulations, 2020 on 05.08.2020. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 enables a corporate person to initiate voluntary liquidation process if it has no debt or it will be able to pay its debts fully from the proceeds of the assets. The corporate person appoints an insolvency professional to conduct the voluntary liquidation process by a ... Read More
MyGov Announces Winners of ‘AatmaNirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge’; Encourages the Spirit of Self-Reliance & Innovation

MyGov Announces Winners of ‘AatmaNirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge’; Encourages the Spirit of Self-Reliance & Innovation

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 181
On 7th August, all the Apps shortlisted under AatmaNirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge’were presented to people of India through a Webcast that was broadcasted live and at the end of the Webcast, the results of the App Innovation challenge was announced ( list attached at end of release). Prime Minister Narendra Modi had launched the ‘AatmaNirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge’, on the 4th of July 2020, when he shared the following on Twitter: Today ... Read More
Proposals for the construction of nearly 10.28 Lakh houses approved under PMAY(Urban)

Proposals for the construction of nearly 10.28 Lakh houses approved under PMAY(Urban)

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 136
The 51st Meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (CSMC) Under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) was held on 7th August, 2020 in New Delhi. The Meeting was attended by 19 States/UTs. In the meeting, 1589 proposals from participating States were approved for the construction of nearly 10.28 Lakh houses. These houses are proposed to be constructed across Beneficiary Led Construction and Affordable Housing in Partnership verticals. Presiding the meeting, Shri Dur ... Read More
Letter of Recommendation module launched to include vendors who don’t have Identity Card and Certificate of Vending under PM SVANidhi

Letter of Recommendation module launched to include vendors who don’t have Identity Card and Certificate of Vending under PM SVANidhi

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 137
Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary , Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs today launched Letter of Recommendation (LoR) module  for PM SVANidhi Scheme. The module is designed to give access to street vendors who do not have Identity Card (ID) and Certificate of Vending (CoV) and are not in the surveyed list for availing benefits under the scheme. The module provides for an end to end digitally enabled process wherein an eligible vendor can request for a Letter of Recommendation from the Urban Loc ... Read More
Union Minister of Panchayati Raj & Rural Development Shri Narendra Singh Tomar distributes National Panchayat Awards 2020

Union Minister of Panchayati Raj & Rural Development Shri Narendra Singh Tomar distributes National Panchayat Awards 2020

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 143
Union Minister of Panchayati Raj, Rural Development and Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar has said that Sarpanches and elected representatives of Panchayats should perform their responsibility for the overall development of villages. Panchayat representatives should also come forward to work on subjects like education, health and nutrition so that ev ... Read More
Dawn of A New Era of Peace, Progress & Prosperity in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh : A Series of Road & Highway Projects to Give Impetus to Growth

Dawn of A New Era of Peace, Progress & Prosperity in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh : A Series of Road & Highway Projects to Give Impetus to Growth

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 142
Following is the text of an article by Shri Ashok Tandon, a senior Journalist and a Member of Prasar Bharati Board, titled 'Dawn of A New Era of Peace, Progress & Prosperity in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh : A Series of Road & Highway Projects to give impetus to growth' : ... Read More
Shri Mansukh Mandaviya launches the Online Exit Examination system for seafarers

Shri Mansukh Mandaviya launches the Online Exit Examination system for seafarers

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 141
Union Minister of State for Shipping (I/C) Shri Mansukh Mandaviya launched Online Exit Examination for the seafarers via virtual ceremony here today. Seafarers, who are getting training in different Maritime Training Institutes under Directorate General of Shipping, can now appear in the exam from the comfort of their homes in this unprecedented time of COVID-19 pandemic.     ... Read More
Union Minister of Textiles and Women & Child Development, Smt Smriti Zubin Irani extends greetings on the occasion of the 6th National Handloom Day

Union Minister of Textiles and Women & Child Development, Smt Smriti Zubin Irani extends greetings on the occasion of the 6th National Handloom Day

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 150
Union Minister of Textiles and Women & Child Development, Smt Smriti Zubin Irani has extended her greetings on the occasion of the 6th National Handloom Day today. Addressing a function organized in virtual mode by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India to celebrate National Handloom Day today, Smt Smriti Irani thanked Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi for declaring 7th August every year as National Handloom Day for the first time in 2015, 110 years after the Swadeshi movement which started on ... Read More
Ministry of Tourism is organising five webinars of Dekho Apna Desh webinar series to celebrate Independence Day

Ministry of Tourism is organising five webinars of Dekho Apna Desh webinar series to celebrate Independence Day

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 152
It is that time of the year again when the people of the country stand together with pride humming the national anthem to respect the chronicled accomplishment of Indian Independence of 1947. India’s struggle to freedom is a significant chapter in the nation’s history and holds a value greater than any significant event of the past. The celebration of this day i.e. 15th August is marked by Prime Minister’s hoisting of the Indian tricolour flag in country’s capital city New Delhi, and all across State ... Read More
TRIFED Reiterates its commitment towards transformation of tribal lives on the occasion of its Thirty-Third Foundation Day

TRIFED Reiterates its commitment towards transformation of tribal lives on the occasion of its Thirty-Third Foundation Day

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 136
Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) under Ministry of Tribal Affairs reiterated its commitment towards the transformation of tribal lives on the occasion of its thirty-third foundation day on August 6, 2020. Working steadfastly towards its mission of tribal empowerment through enterprise and commerce, more so, during these challenging times, TRIFED has doubled its efforts to aid the tribal people in employment and livelihood generation.   With a ... Read More
Trifed Launches its Own Virtual Office Network to Spearhead Tribal Socio-Economic Development on its 33rd Foundation day

Trifed Launches its Own Virtual Office Network to Spearhead Tribal Socio-Economic Development on its 33rd Foundation day

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 245
Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) under Ministry of Tribal Affairs reiterated its commitment towards the transformation of tribal lives on the occasion of its 33rd Foundation Day on August 6, 2020. Working steadfastly towards its mission of tribal empowerment through enterprise and commerce, more so, during these challenging times, TRIFED has doubled its efforts to aid the tribal people in employment and livelihood generation.   “A large ... Read More
Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi takes oath as Chairman, UPSC

Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi takes oath as Chairman, UPSC

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 173
Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Kumar Joshi, presently Member, Union Public Service Commission, took the oath of office and secrecy as Chairman, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) today.  The oath was administered by Shri Arvind Saxena, outgoing Chairman of the Commission. Prof.(Dr.) Joshi joined the Commission as Member on 12/05/2015. Prior to joining the Commission, he held the post of Chairman, Chhat ... Read More
Union Minister Shri Ram Vilas Paswan urges States and UTs to fully implement One Nation One Ration Card scheme without any delay

Union Minister Shri Ram Vilas Paswan urges States and UTs to fully implement One Nation One Ration Card scheme without any delay

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 134
Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today interacted with media through video conference, where he briefed media about the progress of the major ongoing schemes- Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana-1 & 2, Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan and One Nation One Ration Card of the Department of Food & Public Distribution.Th ... Read More
Delhi Airport develops portal for all international arriving passengers across India

Delhi Airport develops portal for all international arriving passengers across India

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 137
Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), a GMR Group-led consortium, today announced that it has developed a first-of-its-kind portal where India-bound international arriving flyers can fill the mandatory self-declaration form and also apply online for exemption from mandatory institution quarantine process. The online forms have been developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Ministry of External Affairs and Governments of various sta ... Read More
Inaugural run of Devlali-Danapur Kisan Rail flagged off

Inaugural run of Devlali-Danapur Kisan Rail flagged off

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 136
Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar flagged off the inaugural run of ‘Devlali-Danapur Kisan Rail’ today through Video Conference in the presence of Union Minister of Railways, Commerce & Industry Shri Piyush Goyal who presided over the function. Union Minister of Finance Smt Nirmala Sitharaman had made an announcement in the Union Budget 2020-21 to build a seamless national cold supply chain for perishables, inclusive of milk, meat and fish ... Read More
PM message on National Handloom Day

PM message on National Handloom Day

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 160
Following is the text of Prime Minister’s message on National Handloom Day. "On National Handloom Day, we salute all those associated with our vibrant handloom and handicrafts sector. They have made commendable efforts to preserve the ... Read More
PM to inaugurate Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra tomorrow

PM to inaugurate Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra tomorrow

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 160
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi shall inaugurate Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra, an interactive experience centre on the Swachh Bharat Mission, on 8th August, 2020. A tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, the Rashtriya Swachhata Kendra (RSK) was first announced by the Prime Minister on 10th April 2017, on the occasion of the centenary celebrations of Gandhiji's Champaran Satyagraha. ... Read More
English rendering of text of PM’s speech at Higher Education Conclave

English rendering of text of PM’s speech at Higher Education Conclave

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 139
Namaskar! I extend greetings to my colleagues in the Cabinet, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank Ji and Shri Sanjay Dhotre Ji, India’s well-known scientist Dr. Kasturirangan, who has played an important role in the National Education Policy, and his team, vice-chancellors, educationists and all those taking part in this conclave.   ... Read More
PM delivers inaugural addresses at the Higher Education Conclave

PM delivers inaugural addresses at the Higher Education Conclave

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 140
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi delivered the inaugural address at the Higher Education Conclave. PM mentioned that the National Education Policy was approved after extensive deliberations over 3-4 years and brainstorming over lakhs of suggestions. He noted that ... Read More
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to inaugurate submarine cable connectivity to Andaman & Nicobar Islands (A&NI) on Monday 10th August

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to inaugurate submarine cable connectivity to Andaman & Nicobar Islands (A&NI) on Monday 10th August

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 142
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate and dedicate to the Nation through video conferencing the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair on 10th August, 2020. The submarine cable will also connect Port Blair to Swaraj Dweep (Havelock), Little Andaman, Car Nicobar, Kamorta, Great Nicobar, Long Island, and Rangat. This connectivity will enable delivery of faster and more reliable mobile and landline teleco ... Read More
PM expresses grief over loss of lives due to a landslide in Rajamalai, Idukki; announces ex-gratia for the victims

PM expresses grief over loss of lives due to a landslide in Rajamalai, Idukki; announces ex-gratia for the victims

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 129
The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi expressed grief over loss of lives due to a landslide in Rajamalai, Idukki. In a tweet, Prime Minister said, “Pained by the loss of lives due to a landslide in Rajamalai, Idukki. In this hour of grief, my thoughts are with th ... Read More
PM expresses grief over loss of lives due to plane accident in Kozhikode

PM expresses grief over loss of lives due to plane accident in Kozhikode

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 140
The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi expressed grief over loss of lives due to the plane accident in Kozhikode. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, "Pained by the plane accident in Kozhikode. My thoughts are with those who lost their loved ones. May ... Read More
Vice President asks civil servants to be pro-active change-agents in building a New India

Vice President asks civil servants to be pro-active change-agents in building a New India

News 🗓 Friday August 7 2020 👁 139
The Vice President, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu today urged young IAS officers to treat their vocation as a mission to bridge rich-poor, men-women and urban-rural divides and be pro-active change-agents in building a New India. ... Read More
PM condoles the loss of lives due to fire at hospital in Ahmedabad

PM condoles the loss of lives due to fire at hospital in Ahmedabad

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 126
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has condoled the loss of lives due to fire at a hospital in Ahmedabad.  In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, ... Read More
India and Japan are looking to have trusted partners from authentic investors: Shri Piyush Goyal

India and Japan are looking to have trusted partners from authentic investors: Shri Piyush Goyal

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 133
TheMinister of Commerce and Industry Shri Piyush Goyal has said that India and Japan are looking to have trusted partners from authentic investors. Speaking at the third Edition of the Invest India Exclusive Investment Forum - Japan Edition, through video conference. (Digital Roadshow) for Japanese companies, ... Read More
Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana Phase-I

Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana Phase-I

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 127
During the period 24th March to 30th June 2020, Food Corporation of India under Department of Food & Public Distribution moved a total of about 139 LMT food grains using nearly 5,000 rakes and nearly 14.7 LMT through 91,874 trucks across the country. For ensuring supply of allocated quantity for Andaman and Nicobar Islands an ... Read More
IBBI amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy  Board of India (Liquidation Process) Regulations, 2016

IBBI amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Liquidation Process) Regulations, 2016

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 131
The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) notified the Insolvency and Bankruptcy  Board of India (Liquidation Process) (Third Amendment) Regulations, 2020 today. ... Read More
Defence Institute of Advanced Technology wins first prize in Smart India Hackathon-2020

Defence Institute of Advanced Technology wins first prize in Smart India Hackathon-2020

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 152
Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT) Pune, an autonomous organization under the Department of Defence Research & Development, DRDO, won 1st prize in Smart India Hackathon (SIH)-2020, where Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi interacted ... Read More
ENC Band Live Performance for Corona Warriors

ENC Band Live Performance for Corona Warriors

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 133
As part of 74th Independence Day Celebrations, Eastern Naval Command organised a live performance of the Navy Band as a tribute to  the Corona Warriors at Bojjana Konda heritage site in Sankaram Visakhapatnam on 05 Aug 20.  Cmde Sanjeev Issar, the Naval Officer-in-Charge (Andhra Pradesh) welcomed Dr.Beesetti Venkata ... Read More
Ministry of HRD and MyGov jointly organise online essay competition

Ministry of HRD and MyGov jointly organise online essay competition

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 234
In the run up to the Independence Day celebrations in the country, the Ministry of Human Resource Development in partnership with MyGov is organizing an online essay writing competition for specific age of school students (IX to X or Secondary Stage and XI to XII or Higher Secondary) across the country. The NCERT will be the Nodal Agency for this event. ... Read More
First ever online patriotic film festival kicks off on 7th August

First ever online patriotic film festival kicks off on 7th August

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 262
National Film Development Corporation is organizing a first of its kind, online patriotic film festival. The festival, a part of Independence Day Celebrations 2020 by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, begins on 7th August, 2020 and runs till 21st August. The festival will showcase Indian history that marks the bravery of our freedom fighters and aims to create a festive and patriotic mood among Indians across the globe. The festival will showcase high q ... Read More
Ministry of Jal Shakti launches new version of India Water Resources Information System

Ministry of Jal Shakti launches new version of India Water Resources Information System

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 162
The Ministry of Jal Shakti has launched a new version of the India Water Resources Information System (India-WRIS) with new functionalities and features. Open to the public, and accessible through the web portal www.indiawris.gov.in, this portal contains information related to Water Resources through dashboards for rainfall, water levels & discharge of rivers, water bodies, ground water level ... Read More
National Handloom Day on 07th August 2020- Function being organized by Ministry of Textiles on Virtual Platform

National Handloom Day on 07th August 2020- Function being organized by Ministry of Textiles on Virtual Platform

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 170
Handloom sector is a symbol of the country’s glorious cultural heritage and an important source of livelihood in the country. The sector is key to women empowerment as over 70% of handloom weavers and allied workers are women. On the occasion of the 6thNation ... Read More
SAI launches Khelo India Mobile App online training program for principals, PE Teachers

SAI launches Khelo India Mobile App online training program for principals, PE Teachers

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 135
The Sports Authority of India, in association with Education Boards CISCE and CBSE, will host an online program for training of Physical Education (PE) Teachers from CISCE Schools on “Khelo India Fitness Assessment of School Going Children”. The program ... Read More
Curriculum redesigning for NSNIS Diploma and strengthening faculty at NCSC among key decisions taken by SAI Academic Council

Curriculum redesigning for NSNIS Diploma and strengthening faculty at NCSC among key decisions taken by SAI Academic Council

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 138
Sports coaching is one of the most important aspects of creating a strong sports ecosystem in the country. To further promote and strengthen sports coaching both at the grassroot and elite level, the 27th Academic Council of the Sports Authority of India has taken some key decisions in its recent council meeting. ... Read More
अब संविदाकर्मियों को 90 प्रतिशत वेतनमान

अब संविदाकर्मियों को 90 प्रतिशत वेतनमान

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 162
5 अगस्त 2020। राज्य सरकार ने सभी विभागों और कार्यालयों को नया फरमान जारी करते हुये कहा है कि संविदा पर नियुक्त कर्मियों को 90 प्रतिशत वेतनमान देने की कार्यवाही वित्त विभाग की सहमति से ही की जाये। द ... Read More
NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission unveils National Winners of the ATL Tinkering Marathon 2019

NITI Aayog’s Atal Innovation Mission unveils National Winners of the ATL Tinkering Marathon 2019

News 🗓 Thursday August 6 2020 👁 157
Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog declared the results of its flagship national annual innovation Marathon challenge ATL Tinkering Marathon 2019 held over 5000+ Atal Tinkering Labs across the country and announced 150 winners of the Marathon. This year, the challenge was executed by AIM in partnership with MyGOV on MyGov’s Innovate Platform. With the central theme as “Research, Ideate, Innovate, Implement – Mindful Innovation for the great ... Read More
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