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Proposals for Construction of 3.61 Lakh Houses approved under PMAY(U)

Newdelhi:24/11/21:The 56th meeting of the Central Sanctioning and Monitoring Committee (CSMC) of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) was held in New Delhi on 23rd November 2021 under the chairmanship of Shri Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA). A total of 3.61 lakh houses were approved for construction from 17 States/UTs under Affordable Housing in Partnership (AHP), ...

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Food grains at 5 kg per person per month free of cost for all the beneficiaries covered under the NFSA will be continued till March, 2022

Newdelhi:24/11/21:In pursuance of the pro-people announcement made by  Prime Minister in his address to the nation on 07.06.2021 and as part of the Economic Response to COVID -19, the Union  Cabinet has approved the extension for the  Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY-Phase V) for a  period of another 4 months i.e. December 2021 till March 2022 @ 5 ...

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PM chairs 39th PRAGATI Interaction

Newdelhi:24/11/21:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today chaired the meeting of 39th edition of PRAGATI, the ICT-based multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation, involving Centre and State governments. In the meeting, nine agenda items were taken for review including eight projects and one scheme. Among the eight projects, three projects were from the Ministry of Railways, two projects each ...

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President of India Presents Gallantry Awards for the year 2021

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, presented Gallantry Awards and Distinguished Service Decorations for the year 2021 at the Defence Investiture Ceremony-I held at Rashtrapati Bhavan this morning (November 23, 2021). This was the first set of awards for the year 2021, the second set of awards will be presented this evening at the Defence Investiture Ceremony-II. Click here to see list of Awardees. 

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Bharat Gaurav Trains to showcase India’s rich cultural heritage and magnificent historical places to people of India

Newdelhi:23/11/21:Shri AshwiniVaishnaw, Minister of Railways, announced today the introduction of theme-based tourist circuit trains Bharat Gaurav Trains. Speaking to the media in a press conference, he said that these trains will help realise the vision of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to showcase India’s rich cultural heritage and magnificent historical places to the people of India and the world. He ...

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Pralhad Joshi Urges State Governments to Further Strengthen Mining Infrastructure; Offers every Assistance from the Centre

Newdelhi:23/11/21:Union Minister of Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs Shri Pralhad Joshi said that the Ministry of Mines is open to considering further policy reforms to bring about more growth in the mining sector of the country. Addressing the fifth National Conclave on Mines and Minerals here today, Minister Shri Joshi said that the Centre can consider more incentives to the ...

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IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw inaugurates ‘Aadhaar 2.0- Ushering the Next Era of Digital Identity and Smart Governance’

New Delhi;23/11/21:Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw, the Union Minister of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India, inaugurated today a 3-day workshop titled ‘Aadhaar 2.0- Ushering the Next Era of Digital Identity and Smart Governance’ commencing from 23rd November 2021 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. Several dignitaries including Shri Ajay Sawhney, Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), and Dr. Saurabh ...

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President of India Presents Gallantry Awards for The Year 2020

Newdelhi:22/11/21:The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, presented Gallantry Awards and Distinguished Service Decorations for the year 2020  at the Defence Investiture Ceremony-II held at Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening (November 22, 2021). Click here to see list of awardees

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UNESCO-ABU Peace Media Awards 2021 – Doordarshan and All India Radio Win Big

Newdelhi:22/11/21:In yet another remarkable feat which has showcased the world Prasar Bharati’s excellence in quality content creation, TV and Radio shows produced by Doordarshan and All India Radio respectively got multiple awards at the recently held ABU – UNESCO Peace Media Awards 2021 at Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. Doordarshan’s programme ‘DEAFinitely Leading the Way’ won an award under ‘Living Well ...

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Vaccination a powerful weapon against COVID19; let us embark on aggressive campaigns for increasing its pace and expanding the Coverage: Dr. Mansukh Mandaviya

Newdelhi:22/11/21: “We are in the last lap of COVID19 Vaccination. Let us launch an aggressive campaign to ensure full COVID-19 vaccination by increasing the pace of vaccination and expanding the coverage”. This was stated by Dr Mansukh Mandaviya Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare today as virtually interacted with Health Secretaries and senior officials of the Health Department from ...

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