Category Archives: Events

Transforming Madhepura | Alstom

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In 2015, when Alstom won the contract to manufacture India’s first all-electric locomotives in Madhepura, Bihar, in collaboration with Indian Railways, they were about to get into something that would end up transforming not just the economy of the place but also the lives of its people.  The first electric locomotive was completed in February 2018 and… Read More

Inland Waterways | Kolkata-Patna become India’s second container cargo sector

Kolkata-Patna

After the success of container cargo being shipped from Kolkata to Varanasi earlier  this year, Bihar’s capital Patna will be witness to a new landmark in India’s Inland Water Transport (IWT) sector with 16 TEUs of container cargo (equivalent to 16 truckloads) belonging to food giants PepsiCo India and Emami Agrotech Ltd from Kolkata reaching the city’s… Read More

India Water Impact Summit-2018 concludes

India Water Impact Summit-2018 concludes

Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari inaugurated India Water Impact Summit 2018, being jointly organized by the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and the Centre for Ganga River Basin Management and Studies (cGanga) from 5-7 December 2018 in New Delhi.

The India Water Impact Summit is an annual… Read More

INVITING APPLICATIONS FOR – V Ramachandran Awards for Excellence in Urban Decentralisation

V Ramachandran Awards for Excellence in Urban Decentralisation

Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy is inviting applications for the second edition of “V Ramachandran Awards for Excellence in Urban Decentralisation”.

Mr V Ramachandran (1931-2015) in whose name these Awards have been instituted, was a member of Governing Board of Janaagraha till he passed away in December 2015. Mr V Ramachandran … Read More

7th National Photography Awards | Entries area invited

7th National Photography Awards , Entries are invited

To promote various facets of the country such as arts, culture, development, heritage, history, life, people, society, traditions through the medium of photography and to encourage professional and amateur photographers across the country, Photo Division, Press Information Bureau under Ministry of Information & Broadcasting confers National… Read More

Jharkhand Day being celebrated

Jharkhand Day

Jharkhand Day is being celebrated today at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. Jharkhand is the focus state at this year’s IFFI. This is for the first time that any state has been made focus state at the festival.
Chief Minister Raghubar Das and a host of film personalities will attend the celebrations. Information and Broadcasting… Read More

WCD Ministry | 223 Institutes to conduct awareness programs on Sexual Harassment at Workplace Act

WCD Ministry empanels 223 Institutes to conduct awareness programmes on Sexual Harassment at Workplace Act

To ensure security of women at all workplaces, the Ministry of Women and Child Development has empanelled institutions/organisations to conduct awareness exercises on the provisions of the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013. As of November, 2018, as many as 223 institutes/organisations have been… Read More

Guru Nanak Jayanti greetings from Indian Bureaucracy Dot Com

Guru Nanak Jayanti

Guru Nanak Jayanti or Gurpurab is being celebrated with religious fervour today. The day marks the birth of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak, who laid the foundation of Sikhism. This year marking the 549th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Sikh devotees around the world offer prayers.

The Golden temple in Amritsar celebrates Gurpurab with gaiety and … Read More

SEZ Policy Report submitted to Suresh Prabhu

SEZ Policy

The Baba Kalyani led committee constituted by the Ministry of Commerce& Industry to study the existing SEZ policy of India submitted its report to the Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, in New Delhi .The objectives of the committee were to evaluate the SEZ policy and make it WTO compatible, suggest measures… Read More

AirSewa 2.0 launched by Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Prabhu

The Union Minister of Civil Aviation and Commerce & Industry, Suresh Prabhu, and Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Jayant Sinha launched the upgraded version of AirSewa 2.0 web portal and mobile app in New Delhi .Speaking on this occasion the Civil Aviation Minister said that a need was felt for development of an upgraded version of AirSewa to provide… Read More

Dept of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) hosts Global Digital Content Market 2018

DIPP

The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, is hosting a conference on Global Digital Content Market (GDCM) 2018, on 14th– 15th November 2018, in New Delhi.The conference will feature sessions on music, film, broadcasting and publishing, as well as collective management, emerging models and the… Read More