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Vice President Shri Venkaiah Naidu releases Postage Stamp on Mananiya Chaman Lal

Newdelhi:7/8/21:Shri Venkaiah Naidu, Vice President of India released Commemorative Postage Stamp on ‘Mananiya Chaman Lal’ at a public function at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Conference Hall, 6, Maulana Azad Road, New Delhi. The function was graced by Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw, Union Minister of Communications, Railways & Electronics and Information Technology, Shri Devusinh Chauhan, Minister of State for Communications, and other dignitaries. ...

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PM to give a clarion call for ‘Local Goes Global – Make in India for the World’

Newdelhi:6/8/21:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will interact with Heads of Indian Missions abroad along with stakeholders of the trade & commerce sector of the country on 6 August, 2021 at 6 PM, via video conferencing. The event will mark a clarion call by the Prime Minister for ‘Local Goes Global – Make in India for the World’. Exports have a ...

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IT Minister Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw leads Indian delegation at the summit virtually

Newdelhi:6/8/21; At the G20 Digital Ministers’ Meeting hosted by Italy on August 5, 2020, at Trieste, Italy, the G20 ministers adopted a declaration for “Leveraging Digitalization for a Resilient, Strong, Sustainable and Inclusive Recovery”. The Ministers agreed to work towards the enhanced cooperation on the pillars of the Digital Economy and Digital Government. Minister of Electronics & Information Technology, Shri ...

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Ministry of Textiles Celebrates 7th National Handloom Day on August 07

Newdelhi:6/8/21; Ministry of Textile will celebrate 7th National Handloom Day on August 07, 2021.On this day, the handloom weaving community is honoured and the contribution of this sector to the socio-economic development of this country is highlighted. The resolve to protect our handloom heritage and to empower the handloom weavers and workers with greater opportunities is reaffirmed. This year, Ministry of ...

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75% of our stolen heritage has been returned during the last seven years of Government: G Kishan Reddy

Key Highlights: – Relentless efforts by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi led to  retrieval of these antiquities from abroad: Sh G Kishan Reddy -A total of 54 antiquities have been retrieved from foreign countries till date since 1976 – Since 2014, India has repatriated 41 heritage objects back to India –  MEA, ASI, CBI among others have also greatly contributed towards this ...

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Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman meets Australian PM’s Special envoy Mr Tony Abbott

Newdelhi:5/8/21:Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman met Mr. Tony Abbott, Special Envoy of Australian Prime Minister here today and held discussions on various issues of mutual interest. Mr. Abbott complimented India for undertaking comprehensive and sustained reforms programme and said that India has continued to demonstrate robust growth despite the disruptive impact of the pandemic. Mr. ...

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Both houses of Parliament adjourned for the day over Pegasus snooping, farm laws

Newdelhi:4/8/21:The stalemate in Parliament continued on Wednesday following relentless protest by the opposition over Pegasus snooping, farm laws and other issues. Both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha have been adjourned for the day. In the Lok Sabha, when the House met after the fourth adjournment at 3.30 PM, the Coconut Development Board (Amendment) Bill, 2021 was passed amid ...

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NEP will make India’s youth future ready &transform India into the world’s largest skilled workforce: Anurag Singh Thakur

Key Highlights: To mark the first anniversary of National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports organized the webinar on the theme ‘Impact of National Education Policy, 2020 on Youth Empowerment and Sports Development’ Minister of State for Youth Affairs & Sports, Shri NisithPramanik also addressed the webinar New Delhi;4/8/21:To mark the first anniversary of National ...

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Cabinet approves Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Indian Institute of Space science and Technology (IIST) and The Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)

New Delhi:4/8/21: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Indian Institute of Space science and Technology (IIST) and The Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), for carrying out the Academic programmes and Research activities involving students and faculty members in each institution signed on April 09, 2021, and ...

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NITI Aayog and RMI Release a Report on Power Distribution Sector

Newdelhi:3/8/21:Most power distribution companies (discoms) in India incur losses every year—total losses are estimated to be as high as Rs 90,000 crore in FY 2021. Due to these accumulated losses, discoms are unable to pay generators on time, make investments required to ensure high-quality power, or prepare for greater use of variable renewable energy. The report presents a review of ...

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