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Centrally Sponsored Schemes Reduced to 28

The government has reduced the number of centrally sponsored schemes (CSS) to 28 umbrella schemes from 66. Based on the recommendation of the sub-group of...

‘e-Krishi Samvad’ Interface Launched

Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh launched e-Krishi Samvad, an online interface, which will provide direct and effective solutions to the...

‘SMARTGRAM’ Initiative of Rashtrapati Bhavan

The SMARTGRAM initiative of Rashtrapati Bhavan was inaugurated for five villages of Haryana i.e. Tajnagar, Dhaula, Alipur, Harchandpur and Rojka Meo by the President...

‘e-VIN’ Project of Health Ministry in News

Representatives from Philippines, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Nepal and Thailand paid visit to India to study the eVIN (electronic vaccine intelligence network) project of Indian Health Ministry. Members...

New Central Scheme ‘SAMPADA’ Launched

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Modi has given its approval for re-structuring the schemes of the Ministry of Food Processing Industries...

‘Tarang Sanchar’ for Mobile Towers Emission Compliances

The Minister of Communications launched 'Tarang Sanchar' a web portal for Information sharing on Mobile Towers and EMF Emission Compliances. The portal will empower common...

Swachh Iconic Places Initiative

The second quarterly review meeting on the Swachh Iconic Places (SIP), an initiative of Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation under Swachh Bharat Mission,...

e-PRAN Card Launched for Atal Pension Yojana

With a view to digitally empower the Atal Pension Yojana (APY) subscribers and improve the quality of service, the facility of online viewing of...

Quality Mark Award Scheme for Dairy Cooperatives

The Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries has supported the National Dairy Development Board(NDDB) developed initiative of “Quality Mark” Award Scheme for dairy...

Scheme ‘SAMPADA’ for Food Processing

The government will soon launch a scheme ‘Scheme for Agro-Marine Produce Processing and Development of Agro-Processing Clusters' (SAMPADA) for food processing sector to integrate...

NITI Aayog 3 Year Action Plan in News

The Niti Aayog is gearing up to launch the three-year action plan from April 2017. The 12th five years plan is coming to an...

National Action Plan to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance

Antimicrobial resistance is an important concern for the public health authorities at global level. However, in developing countries like India, recent hospital and some...

‘BHIM-Aadhar’ Digital Payment Platform Launched

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the BHIM Aadhaar platform for merchants, Cash back and Referral bonus schemes for BHIM and declared about 75 townships...

Scheme ‘Gramin Krishi Mausam Seva’ in News

India Meteorological Department (IMD), Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) is implementing Agrometeorological Advisory Services (AAS) under the scheme “Gramin Krishi Mausam Seva (GKMS)” in...

Shodhganga Repository: Main Objectives and Features

The University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./ Ph.D Degrees), Regulation, 2016 mandates that after successful completion of the evaluation...

Deen Dayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission

The Deen Dayal Antyodaya Yojana–National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM) is making a difference to the lives and livelihoods of over 3.6 crore households from...

Tamil Nadu Leads in Poverty Alleviation Programmes

Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh and Chattisgarh are ahead of other States in addressing urban poverty during the last three years...

Special Accelerated Road Development Programme for North East

Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has formulated the Special Accelerated Road Development Programme for North East (SARDP-NE) for North Eastern Region and Sikkim. The...

Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems Project

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of the Ministry of Home Affairs for...

Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana

The Union Cabinet has approved closure of the Mahatma Gandhi Pravasi Suraksha Yojana (MGPSY) which was set up in 2012 to address the social...

Digital Payments Security Alliance Launched

Google and the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) on Thursday announced a ‘Digital Payment Security Alliance’ initiative that aims to create community...

“Peace in the Home” Programme by Commonwealth

Commonwealth of Nations has conducted a number of programmes, most recently on 8th March 2017, on woman’s day they launched ‘Peace in the Home’...

Outcomes of 10th WTO Ministerial Conference

WTO members concluded their Tenth Ministerial Conference in Nairobi on 19 December by securing an historic agreement on a series of trade initiatives. The “Nairobi...

UP Govt Approves Rs 8.53 cr for Road Safety

Uttar Pradesh has sanctioned Rs 8.53 crore in the current fiscal for road safety. The sanctioned amount would be spent on implementation of traffic rules,...

Krishnan Wins Capablanca Memorial Chess

Indian Krishnan Sasikiran has become the first Indian to win the 52nd Capablanca Memorial Chess tournament at Varadero, Cuba. The Capablanca Memorial is one of...

Creating One Trillion Dollar Digital Economy in India

Digital India being one of the most important programmes of the Government of India. The Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) recently organized...