Category Archives: Central

National Institute of Animal Health under Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying

National Institute of Animal Health

PIB News Update: Minister of State for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan has informed that  The erstwhile Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, GOI (now Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying) has established National Institute of Animal Health with the following mandate:… Read More

Ministry of Railways | Status on Strengthening of Railway Bridges

Railway Bridges

PIB News Update: Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Shri Piyush Goyal  has informed that As on 01.04.2019, there are 1,50,746 Railway Bridges on Indian Railways’ network. There is a well-established system of inspection of railway bridges in Indian Railways. All the bridges are inspected twice a year, one before the onset of monsoon and one… Read More

Ministry of Power | Cabinet approval for MoU between India & Japan Coal Energy Centre

bihar electricity

PIB News Update: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the signing of Memorandum of Understanding between Central Electricity Authority, India and Japan Coal Energy Centre, on Japan-India cooperation for Efficiency and Environmental Improvement for Sustainable, Stable and Low-Carbon supply of… Read More

MCA | Sanctioned for prosecution given to 366 cases in violation of CSR norms

prosecution given to 366 cases in violation of CSR norms

PIB News Update: Whenever any violation of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) provisions is reported, action against such non-compliant Companies are initiated as per provisions of Companies Act, 2013 after due examination of records. So far, sanction for prosecution has been accorded in 366 cases. All CSR related offences are compoundable. So far… Read More

Ministry of Railways | Optional Travel Insurance Scheme

IRCTC

PIB News Update: Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Shri Piyush Goyal has informed that An Optional Travel Insurance Scheme with a cover of upto Rs. 10 lakh was launched w.e.f 01.09.2016 for the Confirmed/RAC railway passengers who book online e-ticket through official website of Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation (IRCTC)… Read More

AYUSH | Symposium on “Scope of Science of Ayurveda in Global Health”

Symposium on “Scope of Science of Ayurveda in Global Health”

PIB News Update: The Ambassadors/High Commissioners and Diplomats from various Missions at New Delhi of 61 countries attended the Symposium on Scope of Science of Ayurveda in Global Health being organised by Ministry of AYUSH in coordination with Ministry of External Affairs today at New Delhi. The Minister of External Affairs Dr.Subramanyam Jaishankar… Read More

Dept of Space | PSLV successfully launches RISAT-2BR1 & 9 commercial satellites in its 50th flight

PSLV successfully launches RISAT-2BR1

PIB News Update: India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, in its fiftieth flight (PSLV-C48), successfully launched RISAT-2BR1 along with nine commercial satellites from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR, Sriharikota, .

PSLV-C48 lifted-off at 1525 Hrs (IST) from the First Launch Pad. After 16 minutes and 23 seconds, RISAT-2BR1 was successfully… Read More

Department of Space | Commercialising R&D of ISRO through NewSpace India Ltd

New Space India Limited (NSIL)

PIB News Update: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh  has informed that A new company by name, “NewSpace India Limited (NSIL)”, has been incorporated on 06th March 2019, as a wholly owned Government of … Read More

BIMSTEC International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems in New Delhi

International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems” for BIMSTEC

PIB News Update:The three day ‘International Seminar on Climate Smart Farming Systems’ for BIMSTEC countries organized by the Department of Agricultural Research & Education, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmer’s Welfare and Indian Council of Agricultural Research began today in New Delhi. Participants from all the Seven BIMSTEC Countries viz.… Read More

Approval for extension and revision by 3 years of PM’s Development Package for Horticulture in J&K and Ladakh

PM’s Development Package for Horticulture in UTs of J&K and Ladakh

PIB News Update: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval for extension of timeline upto 31.03.2022 and revision/ re-appropriation of approved components of Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP) for development of Horticulture in the UTs of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh… Read More

WIPO Report | India’s ranking in PCT Filing is 13th during the year 2018

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)

PIB News Update: Minister of Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal has informed that  As per information available with Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks (CGPDTM), a total of 5,852 requests seeking permission for filing applications outside India were received during 2018-19. Out of this, 3,522 requests were from Information Technology… Read More