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  • 19-Apr-2017
  • PM Modi to inaugurate Link-II of SAUNI project in Botad

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate phase-I of the Link-II pipeline canal of the ambitious Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation (SAUNI) Yojna in Botad district of Gujarat .

  • ISRO, BHEL tie-up for lithium-ion batteries

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) to help develop low-cost lithium ion batteries for electric vehicles, also envisages a buyback commitment for such batteries.

  • 18-Apr-2017
  • Suresh Prabhu launches new rail coach with glass roof, GPS

    Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the new Vistadome coach which has glass roof, LED lights, GPS-based info system and rotating seats among other features.

  • Jvadekar to launch Portal and Mobile App of RUSA

    The Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) is going to launch its own portal and mobile app. HRD minister Prakash Javadekar will launch portal.The portal is a one-stop for States' Higher Education Plans, decision of the States' Higher Education Councils and details of the resources under this scheme

  • Australia abolishes 457 visa programme used largely by Indians

    Australia on Tuesday abolished a visa programme used by over 95,000 temporary foreign workers, majority of them Indians, to tackle the growing unemployment in the country. The programme will be replaced by another visa programme, with new restrictions.

  • 17-Apr-2017
  • Prakash Javadekar launched RUSA Portal, Mobile App

    Human Resource and Development Minister Prakash Javadekar launched the Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) portal and mobile app in New Delhi.

  • ISRO announces launch of South Asia Satellite on May 5; Pakistan's name dropped

     May 2017 is all set to witness the launch of the Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) 'South Asia Satellite' that aims to benefit all the countries in the region. Pakistan will not be a part of the project.

  • 15-Apr-2017
  • PM Modi inaugurates new units in Koradi thermal power station

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated 1980 MW of the Koradi super-critical thermal power project of state-run Mahagenco near Nagpur in Maharashtra to the nation.

  • 14-Apr-2017
  • Haryana launched Operation Durga to ensure women Safety

    Similar to that of Uttar Pradesh’s ‘Anti-Romeo Squad’, the Haryana government has launched ‘Operation Durga’ to ensure women safety in the state.

  • PM Narendra Modi launches BHIM-Aadhaar Pay app

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched BHIM-Aadhar platform - a biometric-based payment system - in Nagpur. BHIM-Aadhaar Pay app will allow users to make payments through the fingerprint scanner, by authenticating the biometric details of a user with Aadhaar database.

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