Heads-up CEOs | CSR may get you fired

Heads-up, ceos

Summary:Investing in product safety, employee diversity and carbon footprint reduction are all examples of corporate social responsibility (CSR) that can result in high praise for a chief executive — or get them fired — according to new research.

Investing in product safety, employee diversity and carbon footprint reduction are all examples of corporate… Read More

PM Modi to inaugurate All India Institute of Ayurveda in New Delhi

All India Institute of Ayurveda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the All India Institute of Ayurveda at Sarita Vihar in New Delhi today on the occasion of National Ayurveda Day. The First ever All India Institute of Ayurveda (AIIA) has been set up along the lines of AIIMS. Set up as an apex institute under the Ministry of AYUSH, the institute will bring synergy between the traditional… Read More

Women Bio-tech incubator inaugurated at Golden Jubilee Biotech Park for Women Society

Women Bio-tech incubator inaugurated

Union Minister of Science & Technology Dr. Harshvardhan inaugurated Women Bio-tech Incubator at Golden Jubilee Biotech Park for Women Society during IISF, 2017 in Chennai today in the presence of Prof. M. S. Swaminathan, Founder Chairman, Women Biotech Park,  and State Minister of Industry, Government of Tamilnadu – Shri M C Sampath.

Dr. Harsh Vardhan… Read More

69 lacs subscribers join Atal Pension Yojana with 2690 Cr contribution

Atal Pension Yojana -indianbureaucracy

Atal Pension Yojana currently has over 69 lacs subscribers with contribution of Rs. 2690.00 crores. Chairman, PFRDA Shri Hemant G Contractor however emphasised the need of increasing the pension coverage in India at a recently concluded conference on Atal Pension Yojana. The conference organised by Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA)… Read More

MoS Health and Family Welfare releases FSSAI report on Food Fortification


Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare released a comprehensive report on “Large Scale Food Fortification in India – The Journey So Far and Road Ahead” at the national ‘Conclave on Nutrition Security: Partnership & Convergence’ organised by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) on the occasion … Read More

FICCI welcomes Commerce & Industry Minister initiative Boosting business confidence need of the hour


The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry(FICCI) welcomes the initiative taken by the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry, Shri Suresh Prabhu to convene a meeting with Industry Associations to discuss issues effecting industrial growth.
FICCI submitted to the Minister that the key to arresting the long term decline in the rate … Read More

1st Investment agreement signed between NIIF and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority

1st Investment agreement signed between NIIF

Pursuant to the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India and the Government of United Arab Emirates (UAE) to mobilise long term investment into National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF), the first investment agreement between NIIF Master Fund and a wholly owned subsidiary… Read More

CCTNS Digital Police Portal launched to fast-track Criminal Justice System in the Country

Deepak Razdan

As crime continues to grow, and criminals turn tech-savvy, police investigators across States face a tough challenge to bring the law-breakers to justice.The situation is,however, undergoing a revolutionary change. The Digital Police Portal launched by the Government of India as part of the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems (CCTNS), in … Read More

World Food India platform will strengthen India position as Global

Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Union Minister of Food Processing Industries, Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal chaired the Curtain Raiser Press Conference held here today for the World Food India 2017 expo, a vibrant three-day business platform scheduled from 3rd-5th November, 2017 in New Delhi. As India gets ready to host its biggest food event aiming to transform the food economy and double … Read More

Indo-Russia Joint Exercise | INDRA – 2017


Giving the Indo-Russian defence cooperation a major boost, Exercise INDRA-2017, the first ever Tri Services Joint Exercise between Indian and Russian Armed Forces will be conducted in the Eastern Military District of Russia from 19 to 29 Oct 2017. Exercise INDRA in its previous nine avatars has been conducted as a single service exercise alternately between… Read More

SAIL supplieds special grade steel for INS Kiltan


Partnering nation’s ‘Make in India’ drive, Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) has supplied defence grade DMR 249A steel plates for the indigenously built Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) stealth corvette INS – Kiltan which was commissioned today into Indian Navy. It is the third of the four indigenously built AWS stealth corvettes under project 28 (Kamorta… Read More