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Union Ministers Shri Vijay Goel and Shri Rajyavardhan Rathore Flag off 5th Slum Yuva Daud

The Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports (I/C), Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Shri Vijay Goel alongwith the Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting, Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore flagging off the 5th Mega Slum Daud, in Delhi on July 01, 2017.

Newdelhi:2/7/17:Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Vijay Goel and Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Shri Rajyavardhan Rathore here today flagged off the 5 th Mega Slum Yuva Daud. Today’s Daud started from Gagan Cinema Nand Nagri and ended at Harnam Palace. More than 3000 youth from various slums of Rohtash Nagar, Babarpur, Seelampur, Gokul ...

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Union Textiles Minister and Minister of State, Textiles witnessed the signing of 65 MoUs in the textiles sector

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GandhiNagar:1/7/17:Union Textiles Minister Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani and Minister of State, Textiles, Shri Ajay Tamta witnessed the signing of 65 MoUs in the textiles sector today, on the 2nd day of the three-day mega textiles trade fair, Textiles India 2017, being held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. MoUs were signed between various domestic and international organizations from industry and government; three of the ...

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India ushers in GST amid historic midnight session of Parliament

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Newdelhi:1/7/17:The Goods and Services Tax came into force at midnight, amid a historic midnight session in the Central Hall of Parliament. President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addressed the gathering, before the President and the Prime Minister pressed a button to mark the launch of GST. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said ...

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Narendra Modi inaugurated Textiles India 2017

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressing the gathering at the inauguration ceremony of the Textiles India 2017, in Gandhinagar, Gujarat on June 30, 2017.

GandhiNagar:1/7/17:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi  inaugurated Textiles India 2017, India’s first ever mega textiles trade fair, being held at Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Addressing the gathering at Mahatma Mandir, Gandhinagar, the PM said that based on Make in India, the textile industry is being infused with the mantras of ‘skill,scale,speed’ & ‘zero-defect, zero-effect’. The PM said that the textile sector offers significant ...

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Narendra Kumar Sinha assumes charge as Secretary I&B

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Newdelhi:1/7/17;Narendra Kumar Sinha, IAS (Bihar: 1980) today assumed charge as Secretary in the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting on transfer of Shri Ajay Mittal, IAS. Prior to his appointment, Shri Sinha was Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Government of India. During a career span of more than 35 years, Shri Sinha has held various field postings and has worked from grassroots to ...

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India and Thailand sign MoU on Cooperation in Controlling Narcotic Drugs

The Special Secretary, MHA & DG, Narcotics Control Bureau, Dr. Rina Mitra and the Secretary General, Office of Narcotics Control Board, Thailand, Mr. Sirinya Sitdhichai signing an MoU, in the presence of the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir and the Minister of Justice of Thailand, Mr. Suwaphan Tanyuvardhana, on Cooperation in Controlling Narcotic Drugs, Psychotropic Substances, their Precursors and Chemicals and Drug Abuse, in New Delhi on June 30, 2017.

Newdelhi:1/7/17:A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Thailand was signed in the presence of Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir and Minister of Justice of Thailand, Mr. Suwaphan Tanyuvardhana, on Cooperation in Controlling Narcotic Drugs, Psychotropic Substances, their Precursors and Chemicals and Drug Abuse, here today. The MoU was signed by Dr. Rina Mitra, Special ...

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With my win, J&K in news for right reason: Miss India runner-up Sana Dua

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Newdelhi:30/6/027;Femina Miss India 2017’s first runner-up Sana Dua, who hails from Jammu and Kashmir, says she feels happy and proud that with her victory, her state is in the news for the right season. Considering there is constant political turmoil in the Kashmir Valley, asked about her feelings of coming from that state to win the first runner-up crown in ...

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Vice President of India will be elected on August 5

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New Delhi:30/6/17;The new Vice President of India will be elected on August 5 and results will be declared the same day. Election, if needed, will be held on August 5 and results will be announced the same day. Last date for filing nomination is July 18, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi announced today. Rajya Sabha Secretary General Shamsher Sheriff will ...

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Congress party won’t attend the rollout of the Goods and Services Tax meeting

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New Delhi30/6/17; The opposition Congress party said on Thursday it won’t attend the rollout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) scheduled for midnight on June 30 in a special Parliament session, sources said. The Congress joins the Trinamool Congress (TMC) which announced Wednesday it would boycott the special session of Parliament. It is firm on rolling out GST, which replaces a slew of indirect taxes on goods ...

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Finance Minister holds Meeting with the representatives of trade and industry; Ask them to pass on the benefit of GST to consumers

Newdelhi;29/6/17;The Union Minister of Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley asked the representatives of Trade and Industry to ensure that all benefits arising due to implementation of GST from 1st July, 2017 are passed on to the consumers in a transparent manner. Adopting a pro-active approach on the eve of roll-out of GST, the Finance Minister Shri Jaitley ...

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