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  • 23-Jun-2017
  • Government announces 30 new smart cities

    Government has announced 30 new smart cities under the Smart City Mission.It has been anounced by Union Minister for Urban Development and Housing and Urban Poverty Allievation.The Smart City programme is a flagship scheme of Union Government that will cover 100 cities and its duration is five years.

  • 02-Jun-2017
  • Nirupama Rao appointed public policy fellow to top US think-tank

    Former Indian Ambassador to US Nirupama Rao has been appointed as a public policy fellow to a Washington-based think-tank where she will work on a project on the Sino-India ties. Rao will be affiliated with the Wilson Centre's Asia programme.

  • 01-Jun-2017
  • India, Germany sign 12 agreements

    India and Germany inked twelve memoranda of understanding and agreements following bilateral delegation-level talks presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel.The agreements inked included nine joint declarations of intent (JDIs) and three memoranda of understanding. The agreements include collaboration in the field of digitalization, skill development, and cooperation in cyber policy.

  • Arun Jaitley inaugurates Telangana solar plant

    Defence Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurated a grid-connected solar power plant of 16 MW capacity at the Ordinance Factory in Telangana’s Medak district. He also dedicated a 9 MW capacity windmill project installed at Dammur in Karnataka at a cost of Rs 53 crore by Bharat Earth Movers Limited (BEML), a defence PSU.

  • 30-May-2017
  • India and Fiji inks agreement on Defense Cooperation

    India and Fiji signed an agreement for security and defense ties.It also includes military production and military training.The MoU allows cooperation in military training and humanitarian assistance.

  • 29-May-2017
  • PM lays foundation for AIIMS Changsari,Assam

    PM Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of All India Institute Of Medical Science Guwahati,Assam.Guwahati AIIMS will be constructed under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana at an estimated cost of Rs1,123cr.

  • 28-May-2017
  • Delhi Metro contsructs Bridge at Okhla Indian Railway Tracks.

    Delhi Metro has constructed a bridge with 100mtrs long span at Okhla Indian Railways.The bridge is a major engineering landmark as it has been constructed without hampering railway traffic.This is the longest ever bridge ever bulit by DMRC.

  • 25-May-2017
  • Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhayaya Sanchar Kaushal Vikas Pratisthan Scheme Launched

    The Minister of State for Communications Manoj Sinha has launched three new initiatives, namely, BSNL’s satellite phone service; Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Telecom Skill Excellence Award Scheme & Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Sanchar Kaushal Vikas Pratisthan Scheme.It is skill development scheme named after RSS pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya that will train rural youth to maintain mobile towers, repair optical fibres and fix other communication technologies across India. The minister also said that the ministry will  reward people who does innovative work in telecom space.

  • 23-May-2017
  • Madhya Pradesh to Join with IIT-Kharaghpur to develop Happiness Index

    Madhya Pradesh has joined with IIT Kharaghpur to develop the happiness index of the state.The survey will start by next year and by  the end of 2018 the citizens will get to know how happy they are in Madhya Pradesh.

  • 22-May-2017
  • Madhav Chitale committee constituted for preventing de-silation of Ganga

    Madhav Chitale commitee has been constituted to prevent de-siltation of Ganga by the Union Ministry of Water resources,River development and Ganga Rejuvenation.They have been adivised to prepare guidelines to stop the de-siltation and the tenure of the commitee will be three months.


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