Tag Archives: PIB News

MoHUA | One Day National Workshop Cum Exhibition on Sustainable Sanitation

Ministry Of Housing and Urban Affairs

The Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA) will be organizing a one day national workshop cum exhibition at Vigyan Bhawan on 19 August, 2019. Shri Thawar Chand Gehlot, Union Minister, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment (MoSJ&E) will be the Chief Guest of the event. The workshop which will also be graced by Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister… Read More

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciences inaugurated

Dr Harsh Vardhan inaugurates Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciences

“Our responsibility doesn’t end by naming the Institute after Atal ji. We have to follow his footsteps and our commitment should reflect his inherent nature and legacy.” This was stated by Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare at the inauguration of Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciences at Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital,… Read More

MoD | No proposal to privatise OFB

Ordnance Factory Board-

In continuation of the meeting held on August 14, a Committee of senior officials of Ministry of Defenceled by Additional Secretary, Department of Defence Production alongwith Chairman, Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) once again met the office bearers of the All India Defence Employees Federation, Indian National Defence Workers Federation, Bhartiya Pratiksha… Read More

MHA | Conferment of Correctional Service Medals on Prison Personnel

MHA , Conferment of Correctional Service Medals on Prison Personnel

PIB NEWS UPDATE |  The President of India is pleased to approve the conferment of the following Correctional Service Medals on prison personnel on the occasion of Independence Day 2019. The list is as given below:… Read More

Know India Programme | Indian Origin youth visiting India call on MoS Dr Jitendra Singh

A group of Indian Origin youth visiting India under Know India Programme’ (KIP)

A group of Indian Origin youth visiting India under ‘Know India Programme’ (KIP) called on the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh here today. This is the 54th Edition of “Know India Programme… Read More

5th International Army Scout Masters Competition 2019 | Raksha Mantri honours the Winners

5th International Army Scout Masters Competition 2019

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh today honoured the winners of 5th International Army Scout Masters Competition 2019 held at Jaisalmer Military Station from August 6 – August 14, 2019 in Rajasthan.

The Indian Army team, participating for the first time, comprehensively won competition. A total of eight teams from Armenia, Belarus, China, Kazakhstan, India,… Read More

Ministry of Commerce & Industry | Four New Products get GI Tag

The Geographical Indication (GI)

The Geographical Indication (GI) under the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade hasrecenly registered 4 new GIs. PalaniPanchamirtham from Palani Town in Dindigul District of Tamil Nadu State, Tawlhlohpuan and Mizo Puancheifrom the state of Mizoram and Tirur Betel leaf from Kerala are the latest additions to the list of registered… Read More

India’s Largest Rural Sanitation Survey | On track for ODF by 2nd October 2019

Open defecation free

PIB NEWS UPDATE |

Jal Shakti Minister Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launched the Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2019 (SSG 2019) in the capital today. To be instituted from August 14 to September 30, 2019, SSG 2019 will cover 17,450 villages in 698 districts across India and include 87,250 public places namely schools, anganwadi centers, public health centres,… Read More

CBSE to conduct 13th edition of Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) on 08-12-2019

Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET)

The Central Board of Secondary Education will conduct the 13th edition of Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) on 08-12-2019 (Sunday). The test will be conducted in 20 (Twenty) languages in 110 cities all over the country. The detailed Information Bulleting containing details of examination, syllabus, languages, eligibility criteria, examination… Read More

MCA amends provisions related to Differential Voting Rights under Companies Act

Ministry of Corporate Affairs

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has amended the provisions relating to issue of shares with Differential Voting Rights (DVRs) provisions under the Companies Act with the objective of enabling promoters of Indian companies to retain control of their companies in their pursuit for growth and creation of long-term value for shareholders, even as they raise… Read More

President Awards Certificate of Honour & Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman, 2019

Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman, 2019

PIB News Update: The President is pleased to award the Certificate of Honour to the following scholars of Sanskrit, Persian, Arabic, Pali, Prakrit, Classical Kannada, Classical Telugu, Classical Malayalam and Classical Odiyafor the year 2019.… Read More