Food Corporation of India Gets ₹45000 cr Loan

The Union Cabinet has approved providing a one-time loan of ₹45,000 crore from the National Small Savings Fund (NSSF) to the Food Corporation of...

UN Pegs India’s Growth at 7.7% in Current Year

The United Nations in its World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) 2017 Report, pegged India’s growth rate at 7.7 per cent in 2017 and 7.6 per...

European Parliament Gets New President

Antonio Tajani has been elected new president of the European Parliament. The battle among the two Italians was won by Tajani on a vote of...

Bangalore Tops City Momentum Index

Annual City Momentum Index tracks the speed of change of a city's economy and commercial real estate market. It covers 134 major established and...

Bitcoin Exchange Launched in India

Malaysian Company Belfrics has launched its India-based Bitcoin exchange that would enable people to sell or buy Bitcoins using Indian currency. Belfrics is also planning to...

‘ShaGun’ Web Portal for Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan

The Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar launched a dedicated web portal ‘ShaGun’ for the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan at New Delhi. ‘ShaGun’ aims to capture and...

Indo-Oman Air Exercise Eastern Bridge IV

The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa and Commander of  Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) Air Vice Marshal Matar...

Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme

The Union Cabinet has given its approval for amendment in the Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme (M-SIPS) to further incentivize investments in Electronic Sector...

Agricultural Research Institute Approved in Jharkhand

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approroved the 12th Plan Proposal of the DARE/ICAR Plan Scheme of the 'Establishment of Indian Agricultural Research Institute (lARI)-Jharkhand'. It...

Repealing and Amending Bill 2017 in News

The Union Cabinet has given its approval for introduction of the Repealing and Amending Bill, 2017 to repeal 105 Acts. Background: The two Member Committee constituted...