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PM inaugurates and lays foundation stone of various development projects in Puducherry

Puducherry:25/2/21:  Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for 4 laning of NH45-A covering Karaikal District and Medical College Building at Karaikal New Campus- Phase I, Karaikal District (JIPMER). He also laid the foundation stone for the development of Minor Port at Puducherry under Sagarmala Scheme and Synthetic Athletic Track, Indira Gandhi Sports Complex, Puducherry. Shri Modi inaugurated ...

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MCA & CBIC sign MoU for exchange of data for enhancing Ease of Doing Business in India

Newdelhi:25/2/21:Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) and Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC), Ministry of Finance, here today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for data exchange between the two organizations. The MoU was signed by Shri Manoj Pandey, Joint Secretary, MCA, and Shri B. B. Gupta, ADG, CBIC, in the presence of Shri Rajesh Verma, Secretary, MCA and ...

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MATRIBHASHA DIWAS CELEBRATED AT IIT BHUBANESHWAR

Bhubaneshwar:25/2/21 Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneshwar celebrated the Matribhasha Diwas to commemorate the “Fostering multilingualism for inclusion in education and society”, the theme observed by UNESCO this year to promote the use of mother tongues for fuller awareness of the linguistic and cultural traditions throughout the world. The Ministry of Education is celebrating it as “Matribhasha Diwas” all over India with ...

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Technology Business Incubator will Create Entrepreneurship: Vice Chancellor

Balasore,24.02.2021:  Application of Science and Technology combined with local traditional knowledge will be very useful not only for the growth and development of the state but also preserve and propagate our culture. During the last two decades, the world has moved much faster and technology has changed the lives of the people. The information is at your fingertips. The desire, ...

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There are so many things that I still want to do: Author of bestseller, ‘Crazy Rich Asians’, Kevin Kwan

Jaipur:25/2/21:Self-professed “observer” Kevin Kwan is back with his fourth novel titled Sex and Vanity. While he is still cherishing the overwhelming success of his bestselling, translated and movie-adapted novel, Crazy Rich Asians, he spoke about Sex and Vanity being inspired by E.M. Forster’s A Room With A View. In conversation with author Shunali Khullar Shroff, who has shone a light into Indian society, writing on feminism, hierarchy, travel and ...

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Odisha’s Sun Temple Among 12 Iconic Places Included In Centre’s Clean-Up Campaign

New Delhi: 23/2/21:The Sun Temple in Konark has been featured among the list of 12 iconic sites that would be covered under the Centre’s special clean-up campaign under the Swachh Bharat Mission. The Centre released the list of the 12 iconic sites today to be covered in the Phase IV of the Swachh Iconic Places (SIP). The Department of Drinking Water ...

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Gives the mantra of Self 3 – Self-awareness, Self-confidence and Selflessness

Newdelhi:23/2/21:The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed the 66th Convocation of IIT Kharagpur today through a video conference. Union Education Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ and Union Minister of State for Education Shri Sanjay Dhotre were present on the occasion. The Prime Minister said this day is not only important for the parents and teachers of the IIT but also ...

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Union Chemicals & Fertilizers Minister presents the 10th National Awards for Technology Innovation

Newdelhi:23/2/21:Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Shri D V Sadananda Gowda, presented the 10th National Awards for Technology Innovation in Petrochemicals & Downstream Plastics Processing Industry to the Awardees at a function held today at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi. Shri Yogendra Tripathi, Secretary (C&PC) also graced the occasion. Apart from the awardees, Senior Government officials, representatives of industries, academia and R&D institutions ...

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Important to ensure that no parallel tracks for climate negotiations are created brushing aside the fundamentally agreed principles: India at UNSC

Newdelhi;23/2/21;India at the United Nations Security Council Open Debate on “Addressing climate-related risks to international peace and security”, Union Environment Minister, Shri Prakash Javadekar, stressed that the idea of climate action should not be to move the climate ambition goal post to 2050 and it is important for countries to fulfill their pre-2020 commitments. Shri Javadekar said that the United ...

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Narendra Singh Tomar chairs the 22nd Meeting Central Employment Guarantee Council

Newdelhi:23/2/21:22ndMeeting of the Central Employment Guarantee Council, constituted under Section 10 of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (Mahatma Gandhi NREGA), 2005 was held on 23.02.2021 under the Chairmanship of Union Minister of Rural Development, Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Panchayati Raj and Food Processing Industries through Video-Conferencing. Union Minister of Rural Development, Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare,Panchayati Raj and ...

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