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Gujarat Gets Rs.8392cr as Crude Oil Royalty

The Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has agreed to pay Rs. 8,392 crore to the Gujarat government regarding royalty fee for crude production. Of...

₹6,320 cr Crude Oil Royalty to Assam

The union government has agreed to pay ₹6,320 crore to the Assam government as crude oil royalty as part of an out-of-court settlement after eight...

2017 as ‘Year of Apple’ in Jammu Kashmir

Chief Minister of J&K Mehbooba Mufti declared 2017 as ‘Year of Apple’ in a bid to promote the famed Kashmiri apples in domestic and...

Global Investors Summit Held

Two-day Global Investors Summit – branded as “Momentum Jharkhand ” was held at the Khelgaon venue in Ranchi. 209 MoU were signed between different companies...

New Chief Minister of Nagaland

Shürhozelie Liezietsu is the new chief minister of Nagaland. He was invited by Governor P B Acharya to form the next government after the ruling...

Mekedatu Multi-Purpose Project Approved

Karnataka government has decided to implement the Rs. 5,912 crore Mekedatu multi-purpose (drinking and power) project. Karnataka Cabinet gave approval to the project which envisages...

Bengaluru Suburban Railway Project Approved

Karnataka State Cabinet approved a suburban railway project which will be implemented in two phases. Main objective is to decongest road traffic in and around Bengaluru...

First Brahmaputra Literary Festival

Assam's capital Guwahati hosted 3-day Brahmaputra Literary Festival (BLF), which saw the participation of more than 150 authors from India and abroad. The festival was...

e-Prison Project Launched in J&K

The Jammu and Kashmir government launched the e-Prison project to enumerate jail inmates in the State, where numbers of detainees keep swelling during unrest. The...

New District Created in West Bengal

A new 21st district of Kalimpong was carved out of Darjeeling in West Bengal. Kalimpong is a hill station in the Indian state of West...

ICRISAT Sets up iHub

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is an international organisation which conducts agricultural research for rural development, headquartered in Patancheru...

Karnataka Passes Bill to Allow Kambala

Karnataka Assembly has passed a bill to legalise traditional buffalo race “Kambala” and bullock cart races. The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960, was...

Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana Launched

Assam Chief Minister launched Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana in the State. Through this mission it has been aimed at bringing in revolutionary changes by doubling...

First State to Establish Cashless System for Distribution of Foodgrains

Mr. Ram Vilas Paswan, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution congratulated the State Government of Gujarat on becoming the first State...