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Kochi Metro Dedicated to the Nation

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Kochi Metro and dedicated the Kochi Metro to the nation. Kochi, the queen of the Arabian Sea, is...

Bengaluru Metro Phase –I Project Dedicated to Nation

Namma Metro, also known as Bengaluru Metro, is a metro system serving the city of Bengaluru. It is currently the second longest operational metro...

New Gem and Jewellery Training Institute in Karnataka

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman laid the Foundation Stone for a premier Gem & Jewellery Training Institute in Udupi, Karnataka. Indian Institute of Gems...

India’s First Rural LED Street Lighting Project

Indian government under its Street Lighting National Project (SLNP) has launched the first project for rural LED street lighting in Andhra Pradesh. Government of India,...

Assam Citizen Centric Service Delivery Project

An agreement for IBRD Credit of USD 39.2 Million from World Bank for the project “Assam Citizen Centric Service Delivery” was signed recently. The programme...

Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute Capacity Enhanced

The Union Cabinet has approved the take over of Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute, Guwahati by Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) and bringing it...

Lavasa Project Special Status Revoked

The Maharashtra government has revoked the Special Planning Authority (SPA) status given to Lavasa Corporation Limited in 2008 to develop the private hill city...

WB Loan for Himachal Financial Management Program

An agreement for IBRD Credit of USD 36 Million from World Bank for “Himachal Pradesh Public Financial Management Capacity Building Program” was signed in...

First Mega Food Park in Odisha Inaugurated

The first Mega Food Park in the state of Odisha M/s MITS Mega Food Park Pvt. Ltd. at Rayagada has been inaugurated by Minister...

World Bank Loan to Andhra Pradesh Project

World Bank has approved $ 240 million credit to Andhra Pradesh Government's project to provide 24x7 power to its people. The loan from the International...

Bihar is Top Litchi Producing State in India

Bihar is the top litchi producing State in the country. In Bihar, about 300 thousand metric tonnes of litchi is being produced from 32...

New Indian Agricultural Research Institute in Assam

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the Foundation Stone of the Indian Agricultural Research Institute at Gogamukh in Assam. The Prime Minister spoke of his...

Noida-Greater Noida Metro Rail Project Approved

The Union Cabinet has approved the Noida - Greater Noida Metro Rail Project covering a length of 29.707 k.m. Total completion cost of the...

Entire Assam Declared “Disturbed Area”

The Centre has declared the entire State of Assam a “disturbed” area under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act for three more months, citing...

Madhya Pradesh Changes Financial Year

Madhya Pradesh is the first State to switch to the January-December financial year from the present April-March cycle. The decision was taken at a meeting...

West Bengal Renamed Fasal Bima Yojna

The West Bengal government has decided to drop the tag “Pradhan Mantri” from “Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna” and rename it as “Bangla Fasal...

Ballabgarh in Faridabad Renamed

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced the renaming of Ballabgarh town in Faridabad to Balramgarh. The process to change the name in official records...

62% Reservation Quota in Telangana

The Telangana assembly passed a bill to provide 12% reservation to backward Muslims and 10% to Scheduled Tribes, taking the quantum of quota to...

Bihar Setup Special Courts for Prohibition Cases

Bihar government has set up a special court for speedy trial in cases registered against violation of the law. Following the High Court directive, the...

Uttar Pradesh and GST Law

Uttar Pradesh Assembly passes Goods and Service Tax (GST) unanimously. After passage from the lower house it will now be taken to upper house...

President of India Visit West Bengal State

President of India inaugurated the Indian Institute of Liver and Digestive Sciences at Sonarpur, South 24 Parganas in West Bengal. He also received the first...

Multimodal Logistics Park Setup in Punjab

Adani Logistics Ltd, has commissioned and commenced commercial operations at its multimodal logistics park at Kila Raipur, Ludhiana in Punjab. The latest terminal was dedicated...

Israel Launches Spy Satellite

Israel has successfully launched a military surveillance satellite. The satellite Ofeq-11 lifted off from the Palmachim airbase south of Tel Aviv. Ofeq-11 would patrol the skies...

Delhi High Court Act Amended

The Ministry of Law & Justice has notified that the Delhi High Court Amendment Act, 2015, which received the assent of the President on...

World Innovation Index: Switzerland Tops

According to a new United Nations report, 'Innovation is a key development tool that could boost economies and provide a way out of the...

Bengaluru Metro Phase –I Project Dedicated to Nation

Namma Metro, also known as Bengaluru Metro, is a metro system serving the city of Bengaluru. It is currently the second longest operational metro...