Category Archives: Industry

1st Joint Committee Meeting under 2nd Memorandum of Cooperation on Healthcare, Tokyo

Dr Harsh Vardhan co-chairs 1st Joint Committee Meeting under 2nd Memorandum

PIB News Update:Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare co-chaired the 1st Joint Committee Meeting (JCM) yesterday in Tokyo along with Dr. Hiroto Izumi, Special Advisor to Prime Minister under the 2nd Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) signed on Healthcare and Wellness in October 2018 during the visit of Prime Minister Shri Narendra … Read More

DAE | Curtain Raiser to mark Centenary Celebrations of Dr Vikram Sarabhai

Curtain Raiser to mark Centenary Celebrations of Dr Vikram Sarabhai

PIB News Update: As a part of the year-long Birth Centenary celebrations of Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the Department of Atomic Energy and Department of Space have organized a two day programme  in Mumbai beginning from today. The programme was a curtain raiser to commemorate Dr. Vikram Sarabhai’s contribution towards DAE.

A number of  contemporaries of Dr. … Read More

MHA | G Kishan Reddy inaugurates NCRB 20th All India Conference of Directors of Fingerprint Bureaus

G Kishan Reddy inaugurates NCRB 20th All India Conference

PIB News Update:The Minister of State for Home, Shri G. Kishan Reddy inaugurated the 20th All India Conference of Directors of Fingerprint Bureaus, being organised by NCRB, here today. The conference was attended among others by Director, NCRB, Shri Ram Phal Pawar, Joint Secretary (Women Safety) MHA Smt. Punya Salila Srivastava and senior police officers… Read More

Ministry Of Shipping | 17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council

17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council

PIB News Update:The Ministry of Shipping is working on a plan to develop a National Grid for Ports based on synergy between the Major and Minor ports in the country. Shri Mansukh Mandaviya, MoS (I/C) for Shipping and MoS Chemical and Fertilizers announced this while addressing the media after the 17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council (MSDC)  … Read More

MoD | Raksha Mantri inaugurates 41st DRDO Directors’ Conference

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurates 41st DRDO Directors’ Conference

PIB News Update: Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurated the 41st DRDO Directors’ Conference at DRDO Bhawan here today. The Conference is an annual event, where a number of brainstorming sessions are planned over two days.

In his address, Shri Rajnath Singh said DRDO has made Defence forces of the country strong and congratulated Secretary Department… Read More

Dr Harsh Vardhan presides over draw of lots for selection of National Medical Commission Members

Dr Harsh Vardhan presides over draw of lots for selection of National Medical Commission Members

PIB News Update: Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare presided over the proceedings of draw of lots for selection of part-time members of NMC, here today, in the presence of Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of Health and Family Welfare. This was conducted in the presence of  senior officers from the Ministry and mediapersons.… Read More

35 Nations participate in 1st ever India International Cooperatives Trade Fair

foundation of Cooperatives sector

PIB News Update:Union Minister for Commerce and Industries Shri Piyush Goyal has called for discipline and professionalism in the cooperative sector. He also recalled while addressing the closing ceremony of “India International Cooperative Trade Fair’ (IICTF) in New Delhi today that the foundation of the cooperative movement was laid by Sardar Patel.… Read More

I & B | Seminar on Film Certification and Regulation of Online Content

Seminar on Film Certification and Regulation of Online Content

PIB News Update:The Bombay High Court Judge, Justice Shri Gautam Patel has said that the issue of online and digital content is a real challenge. Calling for a closer interaction of all stakeholders including the online content service provider sector, he stated that this will lead to the evolution of a structured, common, discernible and standardized system… Read More

Piyush Goyal to Attend 9th RCEP Intersessional Ministerial Meeting in Thailand

9thRegional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)

PIB News Update: Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, Piyush Goyalwill attend the 9thRegional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Intersessional Ministerial meetingto be held on 11-12 October 2019at Bangkok in Thailand. This will be the last Ministerial before the 3rdLeaders Summit to be held on November 4th 2019 in Bangkok.… Read More

I&B | Registration for Golden Jubilee Edition of International Film Festival of India

International Film Festival of India (IFFI)

PIB News Update:This year’s International Film Festival of India (IFFI) is especially significant since it marks the Golden Jubilee Edition. The 50th International Film Festival of India would be held from November 20 – 28, 2019 in Panaji, Goa. Over 200 best films from 76 countries, 26 feature films and 15 non-feature films in the Indian Panorama section… Read More

UN Award for Indian Bureaucrat | Ramesh Pandey IFS

R K Pandey IFS

Indian Bureaucracy News | Senior Forest Service officer Ramesh Kumar Pandey IFS (Uttar Pradesh 1996) has been selected for the prestigious Asia Environmental Enforcement Award by the UN Environment Programme and shall be receiving the award on 13th November at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok . Shri Pandey, presently as Chief Conservator… Read More