National Urban Housing Fund Created

The Indian Cabinet has recently given the approval for creation of National Urban Housing Fund (NUHF). This Rs 60,000 crore National Urban Housing Fund...

National Productivity Council of India

National Productivity Council is national level organization to promote productivity culture in India. Established by the Ministry of Industry, Government of India in 1958,...

Methanol Economy for India

India needs around 2900 cr litres of petrol and 9000 cr litres of diesel per year currently, the 6thhighest consumer in the world and...

Economic Survey 2018: Highlights

With Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth averaging 7.5 per cent between 2014-15 and 2016-17, India can be rated as among the best performing economies...

Padma Awards 2018: Complete List

Padma Awards - one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma...

1 to 7 Star Ratings for Garbage Free Cities Launched

Indian Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs launched the ‘Protocol for Star Rating of Garbage-Free Cities’ in Goa.The star-rating initiative, developed by the...

India and WTO: Safeguard Investigation on Solar Cells

Recently, India notified the WTO’s Committee on Safeguards that it initiated a safeguard investigation on solar cells, whether or not assembled in modules or...

31 Satellites Launched in One Go by ISRO

Indian Space Agency ISRO successfully launched a PSLV-C40 rocket carrying India's 100th satellite along with 30 others. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV...

Net Neutrality in India: Full List of TRAI Recommendations

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has backed the basic principles of an open and free internet in its recommendations on Net Neutrality released...

Eleventh WTO Ministerial Conference: Outcomes

The Eleventh Ministerial Conference (MC11) took place from 10 to 13 December 2017 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was chaired by Minister Susana Malcorra...