National Nutrition Strategy of India Launched

Leader of the Green Revolution Dr. M.S Swaminathan and Padma Shri Dr. H Sudarshan, launched the National Nutrition Strategy, along with Vice Chairman Dr....

National Mineral Exploration Policy 2016

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the National Mineral Exploration Policy (NMEP). The NMEP primarily aims at accelerating the...

National Policy on Mini and Micro Grids

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy aims to foster development of 10,000 mini or micro grids powered by renewable energy sources within five...

Policy of Preference Indian Made Goods in Government Procurement

Indian's Union Cabinet has approved a policy for providing preference to 'Make in India' in government procurements. The policy will be implemented through an Order pursuant...

New Visa Policy Approved

The Union Cabinet has approved incremental changes in the visa policy of the country. The new visa policy would liberalise, simplify and rationalise the...

Strategic Partnership Model in Defence Manufacturing

The government’s ambitious Strategic Partnership (SP) model for promoting Indian private industry participation in defence manufacturing has come into effect. The Cabinet took note of...

FSSAI Notified Food Recall Policy

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has notified a comprehensive food recall policy, making it mandatory for all food companies to...

Policy on Promotion of City Compost Approved

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for a Policy on Promotion of City Compost. Under the policy,...

National Transit Oriented Development Policy

To effectively address the emerging urbanization challenges, the Ministry of Urban Development has come out with a multi-pronged policy framework to promote living close...

Amendments in Power Tariff Policy Approved

The Union Cabinet has approved the proposal of the Ministry of Power for amendments in the Tariff Policy. For the first time a holistic...

Railways Releases Water Management Policy

Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu released New Water Management Policy in Indian Railways. Indian Railways, the lifeline of the country, carrying 23 million passengers...

National Capital Goods Policy: Highlights

The government introduced a National Capital Goods Policy to spur capital goods sector and the Make in India initiative. Anant Geete, Minister, Heavy Industry and...

Policy of Preference to Domestically Manufactured Iron & Steel Products

The Government had approved a Policy for providing preference to domestically manufactured iron & steel products in government procurement (DMI&SP Policy) and notified the...

National Nutrition Policy of India

National Nutrition Policy (NNP) has been adopted by the Government in 1993. The National Nutrition Policy (NNP) identified key action in various areas having...

Automotive Mission Plan 2016-26

The Department of Heavy Industry has finalised the Automotive Mission plan 2016-26 (AMP 2026) jointly with Indian Automobile Industries after series of consultations with...

India and Nuclear Security Summit 2016

India looks at nuclear technology and nuclear materials primarily as a resource for meeting a part of its requirements for electricity. It considers nuclear...

Uttar Pradesh Solar Power Policy 2017

The Uttar Pradesh government has released its Draft UP Solar Power Policy 2017. According to this policy, the state government proposed to meet the target...

National Intellectual Property Rights Policy

The Union Cabinet approved the National Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Policy that will lay the future roadmap for intellectual property in India. The Policy recognises...

New Metro Rail Policy Approved

The top policy making in India, the Union Cabinet approved a new Metro Rail Policy that seeks to enable realization of growing metro rail...

Draft National Policy For Women 2016

Union WCD Minister Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi released the draft National Policy for Women, 2016 for stakeholder comments and consultations. The Minister stated that several...