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Film Baazar announces its 10 recommended films for 54th IFFI

Newdelhi:11/11/23:The much-awaited list of Film Baazar Recommended films has been announced. This year, the selection boasts a diverse mix of fiction, docu-shorts, documentaries, a horror film, and even an animated feature which deal with themes relating to the diaspora, both in India and abroad, patriarchy, urban angst, extreme poverty, climate crises, nationalism, and sports/fitness. The films are in English, Hindi, ...

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‘Nayi Chetna – 2.0’ will be launched on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women i. e. 25 November

Newdelhi;11/11/23:In an inter-ministerial meeting which saw the participation of nine line ministries, DAY-NRLM(Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihoods Mission), Ministry of Rural Development announced its plans for the second year of its National Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence – ‘Nayi Chetna – 2.0’. The meeting held yesterday, was chaired by the Additional Secretary, MoRD Charanjit Singh. The Joint Secretary, Rural ...

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Raksha Mantri & US Secretary of Defence discuss wide range of defence & strategic issues

Newdelhi:10/11/23:Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh held a bilateral meeting with US Secretary of Defence Mr Lloyd Austin in New Delhi on November 10, 2023. The two Ministers comprehensively discussed a wide range of defence and strategic issues. There was particular focus on enhancing defence-industrial cooperation and getting the defence industries from both sides together to cooperatively co-develop and co-produce defence ...

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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting approves Comprehensive “Digital Advertisement Policy, 2023”

Newdelhi:10/11/23:The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has approved a path breaking “Digital Advertisement Policy, 2023 to enable and empower the Central Bureau of Communication which is the advertising wing of the Government of India to undertake campaigns in the Digital Media Space. This policy marks a pivotal moment in CBC’s mission to disseminate information and create awareness regarding various schemes, ...

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NHAI Accepts First Insurance Surety Bond as Bid Security for NHAI TOT Bid for Monetization

Newdelhi:10/11/23:To boost liquidity and capacity of bidders, NHAI has accepted Insurance Surety Bond for the monetization program of the upcoming bid of Toll Operate Transfer (TOT) Bundle 14. This will be the first time this innovative instrument is being utilized as a Bank Guarantee (BG) in the road infrastructure sector for monetization of bids. NHAI has been working closely with ...

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“Women for Water, Water for Women” – Jal Diwali Campaign concludes with resounding success

Newdelhi:9/11/23:The “Women for Water, Water for Women” campaign, a pioneering initiative by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) in partnership with the National Urban Livelihood Mission (NULM) and Odisha Urban Academy, concluded with resounding success on its third day, 9th November 2023. The transformative campaign, under the flagship scheme Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT), was ...

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Central Government handing over the precious ancient idol of goddess Ma’ Kotrakshi to Odisha administration

Newdelhi:9/11/23:The idol of Goddess Kotrakshi, which was stolen two years ago from a temple in Odisha’s Jajpur district, will be reinstalled there soon, informed Union Education and Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday. Briefing a press conference here, Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said the idol was stolen from the temple at Darpangarh village of Jajpur district in January 2021 and ...

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Dhaksha Unmanned Systems Delivers ‘Kisan Drones’ to IFFCO

Chennai, 09 November 2023 – Dhaksha Unmanned Systems Pvt Ltd., a leading Chennai-based drone manufacturing company and subsidiary of Coromandel International Ltd., announced the commencement of deliveries for its ‘Agri Drones,’ also known as ‘Kisan Drones,’ to IFFCO. Dhaksha’s ‘DH-Agrigator-E10 Plus is a cutting-edge Kisan drone equipped with a 10-liter spray tank and a powerful 25,200 mAh battery that allows it ...

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Nationwide Digital Life Certificate Campaign 2.0 is being organized at 500 locations in 100 cities in all States/ UTs of India

Newdelhi:8/1 1 /23:To enhance ‘Ease of Living’ of Central Government pensioners, Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare has been promoting Digital Life Certificate (DLC) i.e. Jeevan Pramaan extensively. In 2014, submission of DLCs using biometric devices was commenced. Subsequently, the Department engaged with MeitY and UIDAI to develop a Face Authentication technology system based on Aadhar database, whereby it is possible ...

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The 3-day tribal art exhibition “Silent Conversation: From Margins to the Centre” concludes

New Delhi 8/11/23:The first ever art exhibition of its kind, named the ‘Silent Conversation: From Margins to the Centre’  organized by the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA), Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change(MoEF&CC), and Sankala Foundation in New Delhi from 3rd – 5th November 2023 concluded successfully. The said exhibition was inaugurated by the Hon’ble President of India, Smt. ...

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