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Naveen Patnaik announced extending the benefits of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana to Odia speaking people in Gujarat


 Surat:17/12/18: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced a set of initiatives for the Odia speaking people in Gujarat including extending the benefits of Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY) for them at a well-attended event in Surat. He said his government will take steps to extend the benefit of the healthcare scheme for Odias’ across the country including those in ...

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Union Home Minister Rajnath Singhassured OdishaChief Minister to release cyclone Titli assistance as early as possible.


Bhubaneswar:15/12/18: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today assured Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to release cyclone Titli assistance to Odisha as early as possible. The Home Minister’s response came after CM Naveen had a telephonic discussion with the former today regarding the central assistance for cyclone Titli that ravaged Odisha in October this year. Earlier on December 13, the CM had ...

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NITI Aayog to Organise the Third Edition of the Women Transforming India Awards


Newdelhi:15/12/18:The NITI Aayog is organising the Third Edition of the Women Transforming India Awards 2018 and is launching the upgraded portal of theWomen Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) on Sunday, December 16, 2018. The Vice President Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu will be the Chief Guest and will give away the Women Transforming India Awards 2018 and launch the WEP upgraded portal. Dr ...

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KCR takes oath as chief minister of Telangana for the second time


Telangana:13/12/18:TRS supremo K Chandrasekhar swore-in as chief minister of the state for the second time at 1.25 pm in Raj Bhavan. The governor ESL Narasimhan administered the oath to KCR  and the ceremony began with the national anthem.KCR took the oath in Telugu for the chief minister of Telangana. After KCR, Mahmood Ali took the oath in Urdu as deputy ...

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India-Russia Discuss Defence Cooperation During 18th IRIGC-MTC Meeting


Newdelhi:13/12/18:The 18thmeeting of the India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Military Technical Cooperation (IRIGC-MTC) was held here today. The meeting was co-chaired by Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation General Sergei Shoigu. In the framework of the bilateral Special and Privileged Strategic Partnership, the IRIGC-MTC meeting discussed a wide range of issues relating to defence ...

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5.84 crore Connections Provided Under PMUY


Newdelhi:12/12/18:As on 10.12.2018, Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) have released more than 5.84 crore LPG connections under Pradhan Mantri Ujjawala Yojana (PMUY) since inception of the Scheme. Under the PMUY Scheme a deposit free LPG connection is provided to the woman member of a BPL family with cash assistance up to₹ 1600 per connection. Till date, the Government has released ₹ ...

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PM Modi to inaugurate Partners’ Forum 2018


Newdelhi:12/12/18:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, will inaugurate the fourth Partners’ Forum on 12th December at New Delhi. The Government of India, in association with the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (PMNCH), is hosting a two-day international conference on 12th and 13th December 2018, bringing together about 1500 participants from across 85 countries to improve the health and well-being ...

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Shaktikanta Das appointed as the new RBI chief


  Newdelhi:11/12/18:A day after Urjit Patel resigned as RBI Governor, the government today appointed Shaktikanta Das as the new RBI chief. He is the 25th Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. A former economic affairs secretary from 2015 to 2017, Das worked closely with the central bank. He is currently a member of the Finance Commission of India, and the government’s representative at the ...

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Successful Test Firing of Long-Range Missile Agni V

Agni V, a long-range surface-to-surface Nuclear Capable Ballistic missile successfully launched from a canister on a road mobile launcher at the Dr. Abdul Kalam Island off the coast of Odisha, on December 10, 2018.

Bhadrak:11/12/18:Agni V, a long-range surface-to-surface Nuclear Capable Ballistic missile, was successfully launched from a canister on a road mobile launcher at the Dr Abdul Kalam Island off the coast of Odisha on10th,December,2018 The launch operations were carried out and monitored by the Strategic Forces Command (SFC) in presence of Scientists from Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and other associated ...

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RS Chairman urges leaders to ‘aid, assist and advise’ him for a smooth Session

The Vice President and the Chairman, Rajya Sabha, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu interacting with the Floor Leaders of various political parties in Rajya Sabha, in New Delhi on December 10, 2018.

Newdelhi:11/12/18:Both the ruling and opposition parties in Rajya Sabha yesterday assured the Vice President and the Chairman Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu of their full cooperation for a productive Winter Session of the House beginning tomorrow. Leader of the House Shri Arun Jaitley and Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Shri Gulam Nabi Azad spoke of their keenness about a meaningful ...

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