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  • 13-Jan-2017
  • TCS announced that Rajesh Gopinathan has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director. 

    TCS announced that Rajesh Gopinathan has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director. Mr. Gopinathan takes over from Mr. N Chandrasekaran who has been appointed as the Chairman of Tata Sons Ltd, effective February 21, 2017.

  • 12-Jan-2017
  •  Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India's first international exchange-India INX

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India's first international exchange-India INX- on Monday at International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) in Gujarat International Financial Tech City (GIFT) located in Gandhinagar.

  • Indian Railways launches new IRCTC Rail Connect app for Android.

    Indian Railways has launched new IRCTC Rail Connect app that will replace the previous IRCTC app that was launched back in 2014. Indian Railways E-ticketing System caters to over 10 lakhs passengers daily (comprising 58% of total reserved passengers), said Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu launching the app

  • Second Scorpene class submarine INS Khanderi launched.

    INS Khanderi, the second Scorpene class submarine was launched at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited (MDL) in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It is the second of the six submarines being built at MDL in collaboration with France’s DCNS as part of Project 75 of Indian Navy.

  • India, Kenya sign MoU in area of agriculture.

    India and Kenya signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation in the field of agriculture and allied sectors. India also announced $100 million Line of Credit (LoC) to Kenya for agricultural mechanization The agreement was signed after delegation level talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Kenyian President Uhuru Kenyatta in New Delhi. It was first official state visit of President from Kenya to India since 1981.

  • 11-Jan-2017
  • 21st National Youth festival to be held in Rohtak.

    Youth participating in the 21st National Youth festival to be held in Rohtak from January 12 to 16, 2017, would be acquainted with the rich cultural heritage of the country, especially Haryana.

  • 10-Jan-2017
  • World's largest street light replacement programme dedicated to the Naion.

    Power Minister Piyush Goyal will unveil world's largest street light replacement programme in South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) area on Monday.In this programme, two lakh LED lights will replace inefficient lamps.

  • 09-Jan-2017
  • 20th National Conference for e-Governance begins in Visakhapatnam.

    The 20th Edition of the National Conference for e-Governance 2016-17 has started in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Internet of Things and e-Governance’ and will be covering newly evolving areas of e-Governance across five plenary sessions.

  • PM Narendra Modi announces Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana.

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PKVY), a skill development program targeted at Indian youth seeking overseas employment to make India the Skill Capital of the World. It was launched after inauguration of 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas convention at India’s IT hub Bengaluru, Karnataka. Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa was the Chief Guest of the event.

  • India, Portugal sign six agreements.

    India and Portugal have signed six memorandum of understandings (MoUs) including in defence cooperation. These agreements were signed after delegation level talks Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his visiting Portugal counterpart António Costa who is chief Guest of 2017 Pravasi Bharatiya Divas.

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