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Initiative To Harness Potential of Cane and Bamboo

TheNorth Eastern Council (NEC) and the Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)in Shillong, to harness the hidden potential...

National Action Plan for Children Released

National Action Plan for Children, 2016 (NPAC) was launched on the occasion of National Girl Child Day (24 Jan) in New Delhi. The NPAC has...

Domestic Efficient Lighting Programme

Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) completed distribution of 5 crore LED bulbs under Domestic Efficient Lighting Programme (DELP). Sh Piyush Goyal, Minister of State...

Jal Kranti Abhiyan: Main Features of This Scheme

Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti inaugurated a National conference on Jal Kranti Abhiyan in New Delhi. The conference...

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...

Prime Minister Reviewed Progress Through ‘PRAGATI’

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi, chaired his seventeenth interaction through PRAGATI - the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation. The Prime Minister...

List of Schemes for Minorities Children

The Ministry of Minority Affairs implements nine Schemes throughout the country (including the rural areas), for educational empowerment of six notified minority communities namely...

Rubber Soil Information System Launched

Commerce & Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launched Rubber Soil Information System (RubSIS). It is an online system for recommending application of appropriate mix of fertilizers...

National Supercomputing Mission

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs in 2015 has approved the launch of the National Supercomputing Mission. This is a visionary program to enable India...

Initiative ‘Vidyanjali’ Launched

Inspired from Prime Minister’s vision to inculcate reading habits among children and create a reading culture at school and community level, Union HRD Minister...

Government e-Marketplace: Top Features and Benefits

Public procurement forms a very important part of Government activity and reform in Public Procurement is one of the top priorities of the present...

Steps Taken for Welfare of Jute Workers

In order to assess the living conditions of jute workers, a study on the Socio-Economic Conditions of Jute Mill Workers was conducted in 2015-16...

Rs.20,000 Crore Irrigation Fund Instituted

In a move that aims to address the perennial irrigation water crisis affecting rural India, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation...

Steel Research and Technology Mission of India

Ministry of Steel is facilitating an Industry driven institutional mechanism namely Steel Research & Technology Mission of India (SRTMI), to facilitate joint collaborative research...