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Two-day State Power Ministers’ Conference concludes in New Delhi

Newdelhi:4/5/17:“Ït has been one of the most successful, productive and outcome oriented State Power Ministers conference till date”, said Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, while addressing the media on the concluding day of the two-day State Power Ministers’ Conference here today. Informing about the outcomes of the conference, ...

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Faridabad ‘Fastest Mover Big Clean City’ in the country; Varanasi, Vijayawada, Bhubaneswar at Zonal level

Newdelhi:4/5/17:Faridabad in Haryana has emerged as the ‘Fastest Mover Big City’ at the national level in the Swachh Survekshan -2017, results of which were announced here today by the Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu. At the national level, Tirupati was ranked the ‘Cleanest Medium City’ while Ambikapur, Chattisgarh bagged this honour in Small Cities category. Rewa, Madhya Pradesh ...

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Film Promotion Fund to promote Indian cinema in the International Film Festivals – President of India

Newdelhi:4/5/17:(PIB)The  President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee today conferred National Film awards for the year 2016 in various categories at the 64th National Film Awards Function held at Vigyan Bhawan here. Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu and MoS I&B Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore were also present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that the 64th National ...

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Cabinet approves modifications in the 7th CPC recommendations on pay and pensionary benefits

  Newdelhi:4/5/17:The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved important proposals relating to modifications in the 7th CPC (Central Pay Commission) recommendations on pay and pensionary benefits in the course of their implementation. Earlier, in June, 2016, the Cabinet had approved implementation of the recommendations with an additional financial outgo of Rs 84,933 crore for 2016-17 ...

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Kadvi Hawa: A Film By Nila Madhab Panda And Akshay Parija win National Film Award

Newdelhi:4/5/17:Kadvi Hawa (Dark Wind),directed byNila madhab Panda is typically based on the true stories from the drought prone Bundelkhand region and the vanishing villages of coastal Odisha adjudged as special mentioned  award for64th national film awards.. Kadvi Hawa has been produced by Nila Madhab Panda and Akshay Kumar Parija, a Dubai based film-maker.“I am glad to work with the Padmashree Awardee, ...

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President of India presents 64th National Film Awards

  Newdelhi:4/5/17:The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee presented the 64th National Film Awards today (May 3, 2017) in New Delhi. On the occasion, the President congratulated all the award winners, particularly, Shri K Vishwanath, the Dada Saheb Phalke award winner this year. He said that India has more than 200 languages, 7 major religions and 3 major ethnic groups. Yet, ...

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Mahanadi water dispute: SC hears Odisha’s injunction suit

New Delhi:2/5/17 The apex court today heard the injunction suit, filed by the Odisha Government against the Chhattisgarh over construction of dams and barrages in the Mahanadi upstream. The Additional Solicitor General of India appeared before the court on behalf the Central Government. The injunction suit has been filed under Article 131 of our nation’s Constitution. So far the injunction suit ...

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Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju paying tributes to the martyred

The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju paying tributes to the martyred BSF Head Constable Prem Sagar, in New Delhi on May 02, 2017. The Director General, Border Security Force, Shri K.K. Sharma is also seen

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President of India Attends 8th Convocation of Lovely Professional University

Punjab:2/5/17:The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee attended the 8th Convocation of the Lovely Professional University (LPU) today (May 2, 2017) at Phagwara, Punjab. Speaking on the occasion, the President reiterated his call for enhancing the quality of basic as well as applied research in institutions of higher learning in the country. Stating that good placement records alone do not ...

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Prakash Javadekar Launches VIDYA VEERTA ABHIYAN

Newdelhi:2/5/17:Union Minister of Human Resource Development Shri Prakash Javadekar today launched the VIDYA VEERTA ABHIYAN here in New Delhi.  He was accompanied by Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Ramrao Bhamre, writer Shri Tarun Vijay, Senior Officers from Indian Army, Air Force and Navy Lt. General Sarat Chandra, Air Marshal H.N.Bhagwat, Rear Admiral K.K.Pandey, Paramveer Chakra recipient Grenadier Sanjay ...

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