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Budget ‘Halwa’ Ceremony in News

The process of printing documents for the 2017-18 Budget began with the ritual 'halwa ceremony' in Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's presence. FM participated in the...

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...

AIIMS Signs Three MoUs for Improving Infrastructure

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi signed MoUs with NBCC (India) Limited, HSCC (India) Limited and with HITES HLL Life Care...

National Alliance on Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation

The Ministry of Women & Child Development, Government of India is to form a National Alliance against Online Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation with...

NITI Aayog’s Lucky Draw Schemes Winners Announced

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has declared Rs. 54.90 crore worth of prize money to over 3.42 lakh winners of NITI Aayog’s Lucky...

AIIMS Going Cashless with MobiKwik

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has partnered with mobile wallet company MobiKwik to convert all its payment facilities into cashless mode. To...

Bureau of Mines: Latest Data on its Performance

Bureau of Mines Achievements in 2016-17 For promotion of conservation and scientific development of mineral resources and ensuring protection of mines environment in mining areas,...

Geological Survey of India: Latest Data

Geological Survey of India has completed 3762 sq. km Specialized Thematic Mapping (on 1:25,000 scale) out of 9230 sq. km target during Annual Programme...

Tata Motors’ New Brand Ambassador

Tata Motors get Bollywood star Akshay Kumar as brand ambassador for its commercial vehicle (CV) business unit. Tata Motors’ association with Kumar for commercial vehicles...

Compensation Rate Doubled to Railway Accident Victims

Ministry of Railways has decided to revise the amounts of compensation payable in respect of Death & Injuries to the passengers involved in Accidents...

Total Universities in India

As per All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE) 2015-16, the number of universities in the country is 799. Out of them 386 Universities came...

Latest Data on Roads in Indian States

Declaration of State Roads as new NHs are done from time to time keeping in view the requirements of connectivity, inter-se priority and availability...

Steps Taken to Promote Carpet Industry

Exports of Handmade Carpets & Other Floor coverings for the last three years and the current year is as under:- Year Export figures (in Rs....

Steps Taken To Prevent Railway Accidents

The measures announced to prevent accidents and ensure safety in the last two Railway Budgets were, Train Collision Avoidance System (TCAS) on High Density...