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Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley passed away


Newdelhi:24/8/19:Senior BJP leader and Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley passed away in New Delhi today. He was ailing for some time. He was undergoing treatment in the intensive care unit under the supervision of a multi-disciplinary team of doctors at All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS in New Delhi. In a statement, AIIMS said, Mr Jaitley who was admitted ...

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Dr Jitendra Singh presents ANUBHAV awards, 2019

The Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh in a group photograph with the winners of ANUBHAV Awards, 2019 at the pre-retirement counselling workshop, organised by the Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, in New Delhi on August 23, 2019. 
The Secretary, DARPG and Pensions, Shri K.V. Eapen and other dignitaries are also seen.

Newdelhi:23/8/19:The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region and Minister of State for Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Departments of Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh said that the retired employees are an asset for the country and their energies should be utilised in an effective ...

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FM: CCI should safeguard Indian enterprises from abuse by overseas entities

The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman releasing the publication at a function to celebrate “Ten Years of Competition Law Enforcement”, in New Delhi on August 23, 2019.
	The Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Anurag Singh Thakur, the Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Shri Injeti Srinivas and other dignitaries are also seen.

Newdelhi:23/8/19:Union Finance & Corporate Affairs Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman said here today that Competition Commission of India (CCI) should ensure Indian enterprises are safeguarded from abuse by entities operating from other jurisdictions. Smt. Sitharaman was speaking at the 10thanniversary celebrations of the CCI. Smt. Sitharaman said that CCI must keenly observe market developments around the globe as borders no longer ...

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President of India inaugurates the first ever World Youth Conference for Kindness


Newdelh:23/8/19:The President of the Republic of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the first World Youth Conference on Kindness organised by the UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development and Ministry of Human Resource Development on the theme ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam: Gandhi for the Contemporary World: Celebrating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’ at the VigyanBhavan ...

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Supreme Cour agrees to examine validity of law on Triple Talaq


Newdelhi:23/8/19:The Supreme Court today agreed to examine the validity of a newly enacted law which makes the practice of instant divorce through triple talaq among Muslims a punishable offence entailing imprisonment of up to three years. A bench of justices N V Ramana and Ajay Rastogi issued notice the Centre on a batch of petitions which has sought to declare ...

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Union Home Minister approves Rs. 3338.22 crore to Odisha for Cyclone Fani


Newdelhi:20/8/19:The High Level Committee (HLC), chaired by the Union Minister for Home Affairs Shri Amit Shah, met in New Delhi on 19th August 2019 to consider additional central assistance to three states, which were affected by drought (rabi) of 2018-19, avalanches, hailstorms, landslides and cyclone ‘Fani’ during 2019. The HLC approved additional central assistance of Rs. 4432.10 crore to three States from National Disaster ...

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National Conference of Tourism Ministers concludes successfully

The Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent Charge), Shri Prahalad Singh Patel in a group photograph with the Tourism Ministers of States/UTs, at the State Tourism Ministers’ Conference, in New Delhi on August 20, 2019.

Newdelhi:20/8/19:The one-day National Conference of Tourism Ministers concluded successfully in New Delhi today. Organized by the Union Ministry of Tourism, it was inaugurated by Union Minister of State for Tourism & Culture (Independent Charge),Shri   PrahladSingh Patel. The conference was attended byState Tourism Ministers of 19 States, Secretaries of Tourism and senior officials from the States and Union Territories (UTs) who ...

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Chandrayaan-2 precisely inserted in defined lunar orbit: ISRO Chairman


Bangaluru:20/8/19:A Press Meet was organised today (August 20, 2019) at ISRO Headquarters, Bengaluru on the occasion of Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) of Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft. Dr K Sivan, Chairman, ISRO addressed and interacted with several regional, national and international media persons during the meet. The live telecast of this meet was made available on ISRO website and You tube Channel. In ...

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ISRO has successfully placed Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into lunar orbit


Newdelhi:20/8/19:Indian Space Research Organisation has successfully placed  Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into lunar orbit this morning as planned. After this ion into the lunar orbit, four more orbit maneuvers will be carried out till September 1st to bring it closer to Moon’s surface in the proximity of 100 km of lunar orbit. Chandrayaan 2 was launched on July 22 by GSLV Mark III-M1 ...

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Darshan restricted for 5 hrs at Puri Srimandir due to special ritual of Rahurekha Lagi


Puri:20/8/19: A special ritual of Rahurekha Lagi will be held at Puri Srimandir during which darshan will be prohibited for five hours today. According to sources, devotees will be prohibited from having darshan of the Holy Trinity from 2 pm to 7 pm today. Rahurekha Lagi of the deities is done on Bhaadraba Krushnapakhya Panchami. The sides of the faces of ...

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