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MHA | 1st Winter-Grade Diesel outlet for Ladakh inaugurated

1st Winter-Grade Diesel outlet for Ladakh inaugurated

PIB News Update:Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah today launched the the first Winter-Grade Diesel outlet for Ladakh region, which will help to address the problem faced by people due to loss of fluidity in Diesel fuel during extreme winter conditions. He said, the winter grade diesel produced by Panipat Refinery for the first time has a pour point of – 33degreeCelsius… Read More

Ministry of Steel | Indian Steel Association to organise ISA – Steel Conclave 2019

Steel Ministry

PIB News Update: The Indian Steel Association supported by the Ministry of Steel, Government of India is organising the second Edition of “ISA – Steel Conclave 2019” on 21st – 22nd November, 2019 at Hotel The LaLiT, New Delhi to deliberate on Indian and Global Perspectives of the Steel Industry. Union Minister for Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan will be the Chief… Read More

HRD Ministry | Launches NISHTHA Programme to improve learning outcomes at Elementary level

Launches NISHTHA Programme to improve learning outcomes at Elementary level

PIB News Update: Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’  has informed that The Department of School Education and Literacy has launched a National Mission to improve learning outcomes at the Elementary level through an Integrated Teacher Training Programme called NISHTHA – National Initiative for School Heads… Read More

SLUMP in Automobile Industry

SLUMP in Automobile Industry

PIB News Update: Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, Prakash Javadekar has informed that There are cyclical slowdowns in many economies. 11.7 million vehicles (all categories) were sold in this year as against 14.1 million vehicles during April – September of 2018. But the festival demand has shown year on year growth at 0.3% in the Passenger… Read More

MSME | Exemptions for Development to MSMEs

GSTN portal

PIB News Update:   Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises has informed tha tUnder Goods and Services Tax (GST) Act, Micro & Small units with turnover up to Rs. 1.5 crore are allowed to avail benefits under the composition scheme. Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) has launched the Interest Subvention… Read More

MoD | Raksha Mantri reiterates Govt’s commitment to achieve USD 26 billion Defence Industry by 2025

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh today exhorted defence manufacturing companies to become part of ‘Make in India’,

PIB News Update: Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh today exhorted defence manufacturing companies to become part of ‘Make in India’, reaffirming the Government’s commitment to achieve USD 26 billion defence industry by 2025. Raksha Mantri was speaking at a business seminar ‘India Rising’, organised by the Indian Chamber of Commerce at ‘Defence & Security… Read More

India’s Travel & Tourism competitiveness Index ranking improves since 2013

India's Travel & Tourism competitiveness Index ranking improves since 2013

PIB News Update: India’s Travel & Tourism competitiveness Index ranking since 2013 has improved. The details are as follows:… Read More

Ministry of Tribal Affairs includes new tribes under ST List

Ministry of Tribal Affairs

PIB News Update: Union Minister of State for Tribal Affairs Smt. Renuka Singh Saruta  has informed that the Government of India on 15.6.1999 (further amended on 25.6.2002), has laid down the modalities for determining the claims for inclusion in, exclusion from and other modifications in the Orders specifying list of Scheduled Tribes. According to these… Read More

MSDE | Vocational Training Collaborating with States and Industries

Vocational Training Collaborating with States and Industries

PIB News Update: Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri R.K. Singh has informed that Vocational Training is a concurrent subject. The development of training schemes at National level, the evolution of policy, laying of training standard, norms, conducting of examinations, certification, etc. are the responsibilities of… Read More

MCA | 1,821 cases filed by homebuyers against builders under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code

National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT)

PIB News Update: As per the information received from National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), total 1,821 cases filed by homebuyers against builders since June, 2018, under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) 2016, were pending in NCLT on 30.09.2019. Data regarding cases filed against builders for defaults of less than a month is not available with NCLT,… Read More

Indian Institute of Skills under Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

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PIB News Update:  Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri R.K. Singh has informed that The National Policy on Skill Development and Skill India Mission was announced in 2015, with the aim to tackle the skill challenges of India by addressing, inadequate overall capacity for skilling and acute shortages in critical areas on an average… Read More