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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’...

Regional Air Connectivity Scheme: 128 Routes Awarded

Union Government started the Regional Air Connectivity Scheme (RCS) by awarding 128 regional routes to five airlines — Alliance Air, SpiceJet, Turbo Megha, Air...

Performance of States Under PM Awas Yojana (Urban)

Gujarat is far ahead of other States in construction of affordable houses for urban poor under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) launched by the...

Main Features of ‘Fame India Scheme’

Government of India has notified FAME India Scheme for implementation with effect from 1st April 2015, with the objective to support hybrid/electric vehicles...

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana: Main Components

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY) was launched during the year 2015-16, with an aim to enhance physical access of water on farm and...

E-Cinepramaan Launched

Information & Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu launched the online film certification system, 'e-cinepramaan', with an aim to censor corruption and promote clean cinema. The...

Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat Programme

The ‘Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat’ programme, aims to actively enhance interaction between people of diverse cultures living in different States and UTs in India,...

National Mission for Manuscripts

India has the largest collection of Manuscripts as per the estimates. For documentation, conservation /preservation and digitization of Manuscripts project, National Mission for Manuscripts...

First State to Carry Financial Inclusion Through Self Help Groups

Odisha became the first state in the country to carry financial inclusion and extend banking services to unbanked areas through Self Help Groups (SHGs). The...

China Navy Conducts Drills in South China Sea

China's sole aircraft carrier conducted drills in the South China Sea. The Soviet-built Liaoning aircraft carrier and accompanying warships sailed round the east coast...

‘City Liveability Index’ for India Launched

The Ministry of Urban Development launched the ‘City Liveability Index’ for measuring the quality of life in 116 major cities including smart cities, capital...

TamilNadu Law Commission Gets New Head

Tamil Nadu has reconstituted its Law Commission. Retired Supreme Court Judge, Justice Chockalingam Nagappan has been appointed as the new Chairman of Tamil Nadu’s reconstituted...