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‘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...

States Excluded From National Small Savings Fund

The Union Cabinet has given its approval to exclude State Governments States/UTs (with Legislature) except Arunachal Pradesh, Delhi, Kerala and Madhya Pradesh from National...

India Haj Quota Increased to 170520

Saudi Arabia has increased India’s annual Haj quota by 34,500. Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Saudi Arabia’s Haj and Umrah Minister Dr. Mohammad Saleh...

BIS Standard on Gold Hallmarking Revised

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has revised Indian Standard on gold hallmarking, effective from January 1 this year. The hallmarked gold jewellery will now be...

India Development Foundation of Overseas Indians

India Development Foundation of Overseas Indians (IDF-OI) is a not-for-profit Trust set-up by the Government of India to facilitate philanthropic contributions by Overseas Indians...

Net Neutrality: Important Topic in News

The Internet has become an indispensable tool for users around the globe and a fundamental facilitator of innovation and economic growth. Demand for Internet...

Group A Indian Skill Development Service in News

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has issued the notification of setting up of Indian Skill Development Services (ISDS). This service has been...

UDAY Web Portal and Mobile App Launched

Union Minister for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal launched the Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana (UDAY) Web Portal & Mobile App. It would...

National Industrial Corridor Development Trust

The Centre has approved the re-designation of the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor Project Implementation Trust Fund as National Industrial Corridor Development & Implementation Trust (NICDIT)...

Platform To Tackle Call Drops Started

In order to obtain direct feedback from subscribers and use that feedback to solve the problem of call drops, DoT launched an IVRS system...

National Index for Performance on Health Outcomes

A ‘Performance on Health Outcomes’ index, spearheaded by NITI Aayog along with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, to nudge States towards transformative action...

New Passport Rules Comes Into Effect

In order to streamline, liberalize and ease the process of issue of passport, the Ministry of External Affairs has taken a number of steps...

Coal Mitra Portal Launched

Power Minister Piyush Goyal has launched 'Coal Mitra' Web Portal to facilitate Flexibility in Utilization of Domestic Coal. With this Government has also allowed Coal...

Cable TV Digitalisation Time Phases Revised

Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has extended the cut-off date for Phase IV to 31st March, 2017 in lieu of uncertainty in the market...