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Cyber Swachhta Kendra Launched

Extending the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign to the cyber world, the Minister of Electronics and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad, launched the Cyber Swachhta Kendra–Botnet...

Standard Procedure for Protection of Street Children Launched

A Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for Care and Protection of Children in Street Situations for their rehabilitation and safeguarding was released by Minister for...

Gangetic Dolphin Census in News

The government will carry out a comprehensive census of endangered Gangetic dolphins, ghariyals and turtles across the entire Ganges river system to get their...

Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency in News

The RBI has come up with idea of PARA in the latest Economic Survey 2017. The Public Sector Asset Rehabilitation Agency or PARA will be an...

MoU Signed for Welfare of Handicraft Artisans

Ministry of Textiles and Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment have come together to step up interventions for the economic development of an estimated...

Accrual System of Accounting in Railways

The CA Institute’s Accounting Research Foundation (ARF) has signed an agreement with Railways for the national rollout of accrual accounting in Railways. The agreement seeks...

Higher Education Financing Agency of India

Canara Bank has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) to operationalise the Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA). In...

Pre-Loaded Sim Card for Tourists Launched in India

Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State for Tourism and Culture, launched the initiative of the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India for providing pre-loaded...

Food Legumes Research Platform in News

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved: (i) the Establishment of Food Legumes Research Platform (FLRP) at Amlaha, Sehore, Madhya...

Coronary Stent Prices Capped

Government of India has issued the notification for fixing the ceiling prices of coronary stents. The step would bring down the cost of coronary stents,currently...

Shell Companies: Action Taken by Indian Government

A Meeting was held on 10 February 2017 in Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) along with the Senior Officers of various Departments to review the...

Know About Strategic Petroleum Reserves of India

As part of Phase I of Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) programme, SPR facilities are at three locations viz. Vishakhapatnam, Mangalore and Padur with a...

TAMRA Portal and Mobile Application Launched

With an objective to enhance transparency and accountability as a part of the Ease of Doing Business in the Mining sector, Union Minister of...

Know About Medical Technology Assessment Board

The proposed Medical Technology Assessment Board (MTAB) in the Department of Health Research would recommend technologies (drugs, devices, method of treatment, etc.) in the...