Daily Archives: January 8, 2017

Festival of India being Organized in Cambodia 10 Jan to 16 Feb

A Festival of India is being organized in Cambodia from 10th January to 16th February, 2017.  The activities of the Festival include Ramayana Performance, Rajasthani Folk Music & Dance Group (Dance Group plus Manganiyar Group), Classical Dance.

A Buddhist Mahotsav – Exhibition titled Dhamma Darshana – to explore the life, teachings … Read More

20th National Conference on e-Governance

The Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG), Government of India, in association with the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India and Government of Andhra Pradesh is organizing the 20th National Conference on e-Governance on January 9-10, 2017 in Vishakhapatnam. Senior Government Officers,… Read More

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi meeting Dato Seri Utama S. Samy Vellu, Malaysia’s Special Envoy India & South Asia on Infra & Dr. S. Subramaniam, Malaysian Health Minister, at the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD-2017) celebrations, in Bengaluru, Karnataka… Read More

EPFO makes Aadhar mandatory for its pensioners

Employees’ Provide Fund Organisation (EPFO) has made Aadhaar mandatory for its about 50 lakh pensioners and around four crore subscribers.

Central Provident Fund Commissioner VP Joy said in New Delhi that the pensioners as well as members would have to provide Aadhaar or a proof that they have applied for it by 31st of this month to remain the beneficiary… Read More

DMRC hopes JICA support will continue for Phase IV

DMRC is keen on extending its cooperation with Japanese government funding agency JICA for its Phase IV expansion, under which six new corridors spanning around 103 km will be built at a cost of around Rs 50,000 crore.

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) shares an over two- decade-long association with JICA. The lion’s share of funding of Metro’s… Read More

14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas convention in Bengaluru

The 3-day 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD 2017) convention began in Bengaluru on Saturday. On the first day, the Youth Pravasi Bhartiya Divas was inaugurated by Vice President of Suriname Micheal Ashwin Adhin, Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel, Minister of State for External Affairs Gen V K Singh and Karnataka Ministers R V Deshpande… Read More

Railways offers platforms for setting up over 2,000 ATMs

Indian Railways

Eyeing about Rs 2,000 crore annually from non-tariff sources, Railways is all set to reach out to big names from the advertising world for spaces in trains, level crossings and areas along tracks besides offering major platforms for installing over 2000 ATMs.

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu will launch the non-fare revenue policy, a first in Railways, offering… Read More

DRDO at 104th Indian Science Congress 2017

The Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) is participating in “Pride of India-Science Expo-2017” being held from 3-7 January at the Sri Venkateswara University Campus, Tirupati. The five-day event has been organized as part of 104th Indian Science Congress (ISC-2017) inaugurated by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.

 The DRDO … Read More