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Central Water Commission Sign MOUs for Dam Rehabilitation

Central Water Commission (CWC) has signed MoUs with IIT Roorkee and MNNIT Allahabad to support dam rehabilitation efforts of various implementing agencies and CWC. Ministry...

Reductions in Child Mortality in India from Severe Diseases: Report

According to study published in the latest issue of The Lancet, India has avoided about 1 million (10 lakh) deaths of children under age...

Public Debt Management of India: Latest Data

Since April-June (Q1) 2010-11, Public Debt Management Office (PDMC) (earlier Middle Office), Budget Division, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, is bringing-out a...

UN Global Breastfeeding Scorecard Released

WHO and UNICEF have established recommendations for breastfeeding practices. Although every mother decides how to feed her child, this decision is strongly influenced by...

UN Report on Young Internet Users

According to latest UN report, India and China are home to 39 per cent of the 830 million young people worldwide who use the...

Ease of Doing Business Report by NITI Aayog

NITI Aayog launched the Ease of Doing Business report based on an Enterprise Survey of 3,500 manufacturing firms across Indian states and union territories. The...

Swachh Survekshan Gramin 2017

The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has launched a third party verification survey report to take stock of the progress already made by the...

UN Report on Maternal Mortality

As per the UN Inter–Agency estimates in the publication “Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2015", It is estimated that India accounts for 15%...

Basel AML Index Released

The Basel Institute of Governance, which works with the public and private sector to counter corruption, has released its annual Anti Money Laundering (AML)...

Economic Survey 2016-17: Volume-2 Highlights

Economic Survey 2016-17 Volume 2 was laid in the Parliament recently. The Survey notices a rekindled optimism on structural reforms in Indian economy. Various...

Medium-Term Expenditure Framework of India

The Medium-term Expenditure Framework Statement (MTEF) was laid in Parliament recently. The MTEF Statement sets forth a three-year rolling target for the expenditure indicators...

Mobile Broadband Connections To Reach 4.3 Billion

According to UN agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU), mobile broadband subscriptions are expected to reach 4.3 billion globally by the end of 2017. New data...