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India to host the 8th International Conference on Agricultural Statistics in New Delhi


Newdelhi:15/11/19:The 8th International Conference on Agricultural Statistics (ICAS-VIII) will be organized by the Ministry of Agriculture in New Delhi from 18th to 21st November 2019. Addressing the media here today, Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra DG ICAR & Secretary DARE informed that the conference will be inaugurated by the Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar and Chief Guest will be Bill ...

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Conference of Ministers and Secretaries of States and UTs in charge of Youth Affairs and Sports held


Newdelhi:15/11/19:Conference of Ministers and Secretaries of the States and Union Territories in charge of Youth Affairs and Sports was held in New Delhi today. In his inaugural address, the Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports(I/C) Shri Kiren Rijiju called for collective efforts of the centre and the states in making India a fit nation and encouraging the sporting culture in ...

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International Trade Fair ( Odisha Stall) in New Delh by I & PR Minister

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Newdelhi:14/11/19:Inauguration of International Trade Fair ( Odisha Stall) in New Delhi today…by I & PR Minister Raghunandan Das and Media Advisor to Govt. Of Odisha Manas Ranjan Mangaraj. Resident Commissioner Sanjeeb Kumar Mishra, I&PR Director Krupasindhu Mishra, Addl. Director Niranjan Sethy and other official of the state Govt. were present.

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Dharmendra Pradhan exhorts steel sector professionals to embrace challenge of producing high grade steel

The Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan lighting the lamp to inaugurate the 57th National Metallurgists Day Award Function, at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala on November 14, 2019.

Thiruvananthapuram:14/11/19:Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan participated in the 57th National Metallurgist’s Day Function and 73rd Annual Technical Meeting of the Indian Institute of Metals at Thiruvananthapuram. He also handed over National Metallurgist’s Day awards and Indian Institute of Metal awards on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Pradhan appealed to the delegates to ...

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Norms of Aadhaar KYC are eased, not of the Change of Address in Aadhaar


Newdelhi:14/11/19:Norms of Aadhaar KYC are eased for opening of bank account and not for the change of address in Aadhaar, said the Department of Revenue (DoR), Ministry of Finance today while clarifying on Aadhaar KYC use with reference to its notification dated 13.11.2019 on amendment to the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Rules, 2005. The DoR said in a ...

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Agriculture Minister inaugurates the first ever National Agrochemicals Congress


Newdelhi:14/11/19:Inaugurating the first ever National Agrochemical Congress in New Delhi, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare exhorted that there is a need to address the issues of small and marginal farmers through generation of right knowledge access platforms and provision of basic agricultural inputs at affordable costs as these farmers predominantly comprises (around 86%) the farm sector ...

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JSPL wins ASSOCHAM award for best women empowerment initiatives


Bhubaneswar:14/11/19:Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) has been honoured with Women Achievers Award by the Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) for best women empowerment initiatives. JSPL’s Managing Director Mr. V.R. Sharma received the award from Hon’ble Union Minister for Women & Child Development Ms. Smriti Irani during Women Leadership & Empowerment Summit held at New Delhi ...

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President’s Rule has been imposed in Maharashtra as the political stalemate continued


Mumbai:12/11/19:President’s Rule has been imposed in Maharashtra as the political stalemate continued in the State over government formation. President Ram Nath Kovind today signed a proclamation imposing President’s rule in Maharashtra under Article 356. The Assembly has been kept under suspended animation. Earlier in the day, the Union Cabinet recommended President’s rule in the state after Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh ...

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National Security Advisor Ajit Doval held a meeting with eminent religious leaders


Newdelhi:10/11/19:National Security Advisor Ajit Doval held a meeting with eminent religious leaders in New Delhi today, a day after the Supreme Court verdict in the Ayodhya case. According to a joint statement issued after the meeting at Mr Doval’s residence, the religious leaders pledged unstinted support to the government in all steps to maintain peace and order. They appealed for ...

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Dharmendra Pradhan to visit UAE from 10-12 November 2019


Newdelhi:10/11/19:Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, accompanied by an official and business delegation, will be visiting UAE from 10-12 November 2019. He has been invited by the UAE Minister of State and CEO, ADNOC Dr. Sultan Ahmad Al Jaber, to participate in the Inaugural Ministerial Session of Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC) ...

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