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Know About Gold Monetisation Scheme

The GMS will replace the existing Gold Deposit Scheme, 1999. However, the deposits outstanding under the Gold Deposit Scheme will be allowed to run...

Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojna (UDAY)

The Union Cabinet has given its approval to a new scheme moved by the Ministry of Power - Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojna or UDAY. UDAY...

Electronics Development Fund Started

Government of India has launched a Electronics Development Fund to provide risk capital to companies developing new technologies in the area of electronics. Ravi Shankar...

National Deworming Initiative Launched

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare launched the National Deworming Day on 10 February at a function in Hyderabad. Minister stated that India shall...

Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for North-East

The Minister of State (IC) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Sh. Dharmendra Pradhan released the Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for north-east India, outlining steps to...

Jeevan Pramaan Reinvented

Jeevan Pramaan provides a big relief to all pensioners. A pensioner can now digitally provide Annual Life Certificate to the authorities for continuity of...

Features of Smart Cities

WHAT IS SMART CITY The first question is what is meant by a ‘smart city’. The answer is, there is no universally accepted definition of...

First Batch of 20 Smart Cities Launched

The Government announced the 20 winners of the Smart City Challenge competition for financing during this financial year. Each top ranking city form these left...

Hybrid Annuity Model for Highways Approved

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for the Hybrid Annuity Model as...

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...

Above 5000 MW Solar Projects Okayed

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister has given its approval for setting up over 5,000 MW of Grid-Connected Solar...

Project Green Port Started

The Ministry of Shipping has started ‘Project Green Ports’ which will help in making the Major Ports across India cleaner and greener. ‘Project Green Ports’...

National Centres of Ageing Setup

Government of India has approved establishment of two National Centres of Ageing one each at: All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, Madras Medical...

Latest on Atal Pension Yojana

To address the longevity risks among the workers in unorganised sector and to encourage the workers in unorganised sector to voluntarily save for their...