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Railway Mission 41k Launched

Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu unveiled Mission 41k during the Roundtable Discussion with External Stakeholders on Energy Initiatives of Indian Railways. Ministry of Railways...

‘SEZ India’ App Launched by Government

A Mobile app named “SEZ India” has been launched by the Commerce Ministry. SEZ Division, Department of Commerce under its e-Governance initiative i.e. SEZ Online...

Ken-Betwa River Linking Project Approved

Union Environment and Tribal Affairs Ministries has given go ahead to Ken-Betwa river linking project. Union Water Resources Ministry is working with NITI Aayog to...

World’s Largest LED Street Lighting Programme

Union Minister of Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal dedicated the LED based Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP), currently running...

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas: Outcomes and Announcements Made

The Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) is celebrated every year on 8th and 9th January to mark the contribution of Overseas Indian community in the...

Maternity Benefit Programme Expanded

Ministry of Women and Child Development, in accordance with the provisions of Section 4(b) of National Food Security Act, formulated a scheme for pregnant...

AYUSH Systems of Medicine: Latest Developments

The Ministry of AYUSH made a number of important strides in the year 2016 to strengthen and popularise the alternative systems of medicine. Only...

Education Sector: List of Important Initiatives

Ministry of Human Resource Development took a leap forward in transforming education sector with the motto of “सबको शिक्षा, अच्छी शिक्षा ” (Education for...

Indian Culture: Latest Initiatives by Government

Ministry of Culture’s mandate revolves around the functions like preservation and conservation of Ancient Cultural Heritage and promotion of Art and Culture both Tangible...

Skill Development Initiatives Taken by Government

Skill Development Ministry MSDE has an enormous skilling challenge at hand and in the year 2016 thrust was on skilling at scale, speed and...

List of Initiatives Taken in Agriculture Sector

Following are the main highlights of the activities of the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare in 30 months:- 1. PRADHAN MANTRI FASAL BIMA YOJANA: About...

Swachh Swasth Sarvatra Initiative Launched

Swachh Swasth Sarvatra initiative, aimed at strengthening health centres in open defecation-free blocks, was launched by the Union Health Ministry in collaboration with the Ministry...

Developments in Bio Technology Sector of India

Global Biotechnology Summit on “Destination India” A two day Global Biotechnology Summit on “Destination India” held on 5th & 6th February 2016 at Vigyan Bhawan,...

Road Connectivity Project for Extremism Affected Areas

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Modi, has approved a Centrally Sponsored Scheme namely "Road Connectivity Project for Left Wing...