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Prakash Javadekar releases a patriotic song -Watan

Prakash Javadekar releases a patriotic song -Watan

Union Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar released patriotic song “Watan” produced by Doordarshan to mark the occasion of Independence Day, 2019 in New Delhi today. The song pays tribute to New India. It highlights several path breaking initiatives of the government including the determination and vision behind the recent successful launch of “Chandrayaan… Read More

CCEA approval for Prasar Bharti – Broadcasting Infrastructure & Network Development Scheme

CCEA approval for Prasar Bharti

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Chaired by the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi gave its approval to the Proposal of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting regarding PrasarBharati’s “Broadcasting Infrastructure and Network Development” scheme at a cost of Rs.1054.52 crore for 3 years from 2017-18 to 2019-20.… Read More

24×7 Jharkhand DD Channel

M.Venkaiah Naidu-indianbureaucracy

24×7 Jharkhand DD Channel : Minister for Information & Broadcasting Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu has announced a separate 24×7 DD channel for the state of Jharkhand. The Government was putting up a vision document for a 24×7 DD Jharkhand channel for the people of the state and the proposal was included in the 3 years Action Plan of DD. However till… Read More

Doordarshan to launch new channel for North Eastern States


Union minister Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said Doordarshan will launch a new channel dedicated to the Northeast named “Arun Prabha”. The channel will be launched in January.

“The channel would show the richness, variety and diversity of local culture and would seamlessly integrate Northeast with the entire country,” IANS quoted the Minister… Read More

Grand Rehearsal at Capitol Complex Chandigarh for International Day of Yoga 2016

International Yoga Day

A colourful and grand rehearsal for the International Day of Yoga 2016 took place this morning at the Capitol Complex, Chandigarh. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lead the Second International Day of Yoga celebrations in the country and across the globe by participating in a mass Yoga demonstration of Common Yoga Protocol at the Capitol Complex in Chandigarh… Read More

Kiren Rijiju reviews implementation of Bezbaruah Committee Report

Kiren Rijiju

The Minister of State for Home Affairs Shri Kiren Rijiju reviewed the implementation of Bezbaruah Committee Report with the concerned Ministries and representatives of North-Eastern states .

The Committee’s recommendations included legislative measures, special police initiatives for safety and security of North Eastern people living in Delhi, NCR… Read More

Health Ministry signs MoU with DD, Prasar Bharati for Public Health Awareness

Prasar Bharati

In a significant move, the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare signed a Strategic Partnership Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Doordarshan (DD), Prasar Bharati . The MoU was signed by Shri K B Agarwal, Addl. Secretary in the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and Shri C Lalrosanga, Director General, DD, Prasar Bharati in the presence of Shri… Read More

Indian Railways Observes Vigilance Awareness Week


The observance of Vigilance Awareness Week, 2015 commenced ON 26TH October, 2015 all over Indian Railways with a Pledge taking ceremony by Officers and staff. A special function was organized in the Railway Board where Shri A.K. Mital, Chairman/Railway Board administered the Pledge to a gathering of Railway staff and officers. Similar functions have taken… Read More