Tag Archives: Tirupati

New Civil Aviation Policy: ‘opening up skies’ & ‘regional connectivity’

The new civil aviation policy of the union government which is quite on the cards, will address both the issues of opening up the skies and regional connectivity in a very aggressive and fulfilling manner, a top Tourism Ministry official said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi .“The new tourism policy, which is just a matter of time, is going to highlight and… Read More

Cabinet Secretary speaks to 97 Mission cities & states on implementation of Smart Cities

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Cabinet Secretary Shri Pradeep Kumar Sinha  interacted with the Municipal Commissioners of 97 cities included in the Smart Cities Mission and Chief Secretaries of all the States and Union Territories on the implementation of Smart City Mission. He emphasized the importance of urban sector which has emerged as a major contributor of economic activity in… Read More

Year End Review of Ministry of Railways for the Year 2015

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PASSENGER AMENITIES, SERVICES AND DIGITAL INDIA INITIATIVES

  • Provision of All India Security Helpline ‘182’

All India Security Helpline ‘182’ has been provided over Indian Railway to facilitate the travelling passenger. The service is very important public service and may play an important role in any emergency like crime against woman, onboard unlawful… Read More

85 of 98 cities submit smart city proposals to Urban Development Ministry

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85 of the 98 cities included in the Smart City Mission have submitted city level Smart City Proposals to the Ministry of Urban Development within the stipulated time. While 17 proposals were submitted yesterday, 68 proposals were received in the Ministry today, the last day  for submission.

While Tamil Nadu Government, preoccupied with flood management… Read More

HRD Ministry sets up exclusive panel on Sanskrit promotion

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The human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry has constituted a 13-member expert committee exclusively on Sanskrit in its attempt to revive interest in the ancient language.
Headed by N Gopalaswami, the former chief election commissioner (CEC) and now Chancellor of Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth in Tirupati, the committee has been asked to recommend … Read More

Facilitating passengers book meals of their choice, call 1800 1034 139

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In compliance of the Railway Budget Announcement 2015-16 Indian Railways had launched E-catering services through its PSU IRCTC (Indian Railways Catering & Tourism Corporation Ltd.) with the objective to facilitate passengers to book meals of their choice on their seats on trains.  Initially starting with 28 non Pantry Car Trains, this train-based… Read More

Finally the wait is over with Government announcing Nominated 98 Smart Cities

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The Union government announced the list of 98 nominees of Smart Cities, covering a population of 13 crores i.e. approx. 35% of urban population . Venkaiah Naidu said that the Central government proposes to give support to Mission to the extent of Rs 48,000 crore over a 5 year period. The implementation of the Mission at the city level will be done by a Special Purpose… Read More