Media briefing of Kalraj Mishra, Union Cabinet Minister MSME

Kalraj Mishra, Union Minister for MSME (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) will interact with media about the initiatives and achievement of his Ministry.
Date: 23rd September, 2014 (Tuesday)
Time: 3:00 pm
Venue: PIB Conference Hall, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi… Read More

Dr. Harsh Vardhan to chair Institute Day Celebrations of AIIMS

Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare will be the Chief Guest at “59th Institute Day Celebrations of AIIMS and 20th AIIMS Silver Jubilee Oration”.
Date: 24thSeptember (Wednesday)
Time: 3.00 pm
Venue: J.L. Auditorium, AIIMS, New Delhi.… Read More

Annual Conference of State Ministers of Textiles

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) Textiles Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar will chair the Annual Conference of State Ministers of Textiles, as per the following details:
Venue: Auditorium, SCOPE Complex, Lodhi Road (CGO Complex), New Delhi
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Time: 1000 hrs… Read More

Bandana Preyashi, Appointed Private Secretary to Law and Justice Minister

Bandana Preyashi, has been appointed as Private Secretary to Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in the Department of Legal Affairs in the Ministry of Law and Justice. Ms. Preyashi, a 2003 batch IAS officer of Bihar cadre, has been appointed for a period of 5 years or on co-terminus basis with the Minister’s tenure.

She is known for her effectiveness… Read More

Nitin Gadkari to Assess Damage to the Roads in flooded J & K

Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways & Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari will visiting Srinagar tomorrow to assess damage to the roads due to floods in Jammu & Kashmir. He will be accompanied by Dr. Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology and Earth Sciences and MoS in PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances,… Read More

IBM India Launches B2B Startup Competition

IBM Innovation Center in Bangalore is looking to partner with 100 startups based on the IoT (internet of Things) and big data. Startups partnering with IBM in the enterprise field will be offered mentoring, software, technical expertise, hardware and sales and marketing expertise. In return, the company will have its technology embedded in the enterprise… Read More

Deputy USTR Meets Commerce Secretary on Trade Policy Forum

The Union Commerce Secretary Shri Rajeev Kher today met Ms Wendy Cutler, Acting Deputy US Trade Representative on her visit to India as part of an inter-ministerial discussion to deliberate on the agenda setting, modalities and dates for convening the next Ministerial Level Meeting of the Trade Policy Forum (TPF) in New Delhi, India before the end of this year.Read More

NTPC signs MoU with Andhra Pradesh for Solar Power Projects

NTPC signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Government of Andhra Pradesh (GoAP) today in Hyderabad for developing 1000 MW solar power project(s) in Andhra Pradesh. The MoU was signed by Dr. Arup Roy Choudhury, Chairman & Managing Director, NTPC and Shri Ajay Jain, Secretary to Government of Andhra Pradesh, Department of Energy in the presenceRead More

SFIO completes investigation of 14 Saradha companies

Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) under leadership of Mr.  Nilimesh Baruah – Director SFIO; IRS (IT) 1985; has completed investigation into the affairs of 14 companies of the Saradha Group of Companies. The investigation has concluded that schemes run by such companies were ‘Ponzi Schemes’ i.e. arrangements where the primary source… Read More

“Donate generously to the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a fervent appeal to all the citizens to donate generously to the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund today. He made an appeal to all fellow countrymen to stand in solidarity with distressed flood-affected people in Jammu and Kashmir and be part of the national effort to support them in this hour of crisis.
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Agriculture Minister Launches “Reefer Vehicle Call-In Centre”-RVC

Agriculture Minister, Shri Radha Mohan Singh announced the launch of a Reefer Vehicle Call-In Centre (RVC) here today in order to facilitate smoother transportation of perishable goods by providing redressal to issues that reefer van operators face on Indian Highways. Launching the unique call-in- centre, he said that the cold chain sector is fast growing,Read More

Achievements/Initiatives of Indian Railways during May – August 2014

Some of the major achievements and initiatives achieved by Indian Railways to benefit the country and people.

1. KATRA CONNECTIVITY; In another landmark engineering marvel, Indian Railways completed Udhampur-Katra Broad gauge line in the State of Jammu and Kashmir.  Prime Minister dedicated this line to the nation at a programme on 4th July. This … Read More