Category Archives: Central

16th International Seminar on Counter IED Strategy

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The National Security Guard (NSG) will conduct the 16th International Seminar on “Counter IED Strategy” on 10th & 11th February, 2016, at NSG Training Centre, Manesar, Gurgaon. The theme for the seminar is “National Counter IED Strategy”. The seminar provides a platform to the national and international experts of police and armed forces/law enforcement/… Read More

Ratan Tata Invests in Invictus Oncology

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Invictus Oncology Private Limited, an innovation-driven oncology company developing next generation cancer therapeutics that are more effective and less toxic, today announced that chairman emeritus of Tata Sons Limited, Mr Ratan N. Tata, has invested in the company as part of the first close of Invictus’s Series A financing round, joining existing… Read More

245 Villages Electrified Last Week Under DDUGJY


245 villages have been electrified across the country during last week (from 1st to 7th February 2016) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojna (DDUGJY). Out of these electrified villages, 82 villages belong to Assam, 77 in Odisha ,  69 in Jharkhand, 13 to Chhattisgarh and 2 each in  Tripura and  Madhya Pradesh. The progress of ongoing electrification.… Read More

12th SAG, Indian dominance continues, Sri Lankan swimmer bagged two gold

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In the third day of the 12th SAG, India maintained its top position in the medals tally with 24 Gold medals . Sri Lanka captured 6 Gold medals while Pakistan with Two gold stands third in the medal tally. Sri Lankan swimmer Matthew Abeysinghe won two gold medals .

India started with gold medal. In the Women’s 40 KM Criterium Race Cycling event, Lidiyamol Sunny Menamparambil… Read More

Piyush Goyal to co-chair 3rd India- Australia energy security dialogue, Australia

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Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy will co-chair 3rd India – Australia Energy Security Dialogue to be held from 8th to 11th February 2016 at Australia.

Besides official dialogue, several Roundtables will be organized during the Energy Security Dialogue with a view to get to know the state of art technologies… Read More

Kalraj Mishra reviews MSME Procurement Policy

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Shri Kalraj Mishra, Union Minister for MSME reviewed the Public Procurement Policy by all the Central Government Departments and Central Public Sector Undertakings, after it was reviewed in the PMO. It was found that the share of MSME procurement is less than 10% against a mandatory 20% and that of SC/ST entrepreneurship share is less than 0.2% against a mandatory… Read More

Dharmendra Pradhan holds bilateral meeting with Bangladesh & Sri Lanka on energy issues

The Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Shri Dharmendra Pradhan held bilateral meetings with Dr. Tawfiq-e-Elahi Chowdhury, BB, Energy Adviser to PM of Bangladesh and Dr Anoma Gamage, Deputy Minister of Petroleum Resources Development of Sri Lanka in Bhubaneshwar, Odisha. Both dignitaries are in India at the invitation of Sh. Pradhan to… Read More

Workshop Organized to Discuss Matters Regarding Environmental Court Cases

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A day-long workshop was organized by the Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change here today, to discuss matters relating to the handling of court cases. The workshop was attended by empanelled lawyers of the Ministry from across the country, including those of Supreme Court, High Courts, NGT and CAT.

Speaking on the occasion, Minister of State… Read More

Om Prakash Galhotra appointed as ADGP, Rajasthan Police Academy

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Shri Om Prakash Galhotra IPS (Rajasthan 1985) presently return from central deputation waiting on posting, PHQ, Rajasthan Police, has been appointed as ADGP, Rajasthan Police Academy. wishes the very best.… Read More

American companies asked to take advantage of Digital India initiative

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India’s future as a technology powerhouse and its plans to connect India’s 600,000 villages to the Internet through the Digital India programme were the focus of a roundtable of top American and Indian companies.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Startup India initiative also came up at the roundtable with Indian minister for communications… Read More

Removing constraints in higher education

The Global Education Meet (GEM), which was convened in Kerala last week, caught the headlines for the wrong reasons. At the venue of the meet, Students’ Federation of India (SFI) activists assaulted the vice-chairman of the state’s higher education council, T.P. Sreenivasan. The motive: To prevent acceleration of ‘commercialization’ of education.
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