Cabinet has approved the ordinance that seeks to award death penalty for to those convicted of raping children below 12 years

The Union Cabinet on Saturday (21 April 2018) approved the promulgation of an ordinance that seeks to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children below 12 years. The Cabinet cleared the amendments to the Criminal Law Ordinance 2018 which will come in to force after President Ram Nath Kovind approves it, which should … Continue reading Cabinet has approved the ordinance that seeks to award death penalty for to those convicted of raping children below 12 years

Cabinet gave its approval for the restructured Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

On April 21, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi gave its approval for restructured Centrally Sponsored Scheme of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA). RGSA aims at building infrastructure and stepping up initiatives for e-Governance. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the scheme on "National Panchayati Raj Day" … Continue reading Cabinet gave its approval for the restructured Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan

PM awards were presented on the occasion of Civil Services Day 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented awards on the occasion of Civil Services Day 2018. Government of India presents awards under the priority programmes viz. Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) , Deendayal Upadhyay Kaushalya Yojana (DDUKY), Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY), and Digital Payments. This year (2018) this year four priority programmes have been chosen … Continue reading PM awards were presented on the occasion of Civil Services Day 2018

PM awards were presented on the occasion of Civil Services Day 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented awards on the occasion of Civil Services Day 2018. Government of India presents awards under the priority programmes viz. Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) , Deendayal Upadhyay Kaushalya Yojana (DDUKY), Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY), and Digital Payments. This year (2018) this year four priority programmes have been chosen … Continue reading PM awards were presented on the occasion of Civil Services Day 2018

The President gets the first copy of the book “Adi Shankaracharya: Hinduism’s Greatest Thinker”

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, received the first copy of the book "Adi Shankaracharya: Hinduism’s Greatest Thinker", from the author Shri Pavan Varma, at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (April 21, 2018). Jagad Guru Adi Shankaracharya (788–820 CE) was born in Kerala and died in Kedarnath. In a short life of thirty-two years, Shankaracharya … Continue reading The President gets the first copy of the book “Adi Shankaracharya: Hinduism’s Greatest Thinker”

1st Print Biennale India 2018 Award ceremony was organized

1st Print Biennale India 2018 Award ceremony was organized in New Delhi. The award ceremony was organized by Lalit Kala Academy. The Chief Guest of the programme was Ms. Sujata Prasad, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Culture. Awardees were: Arup Kumar Kuity (Andhra Pradesh), Satya Narayana Gavara (Andhra Pradesh), Preya Bhagat (Uttar Pradesh), Purvi Parmar (Gujrat) … Continue reading 1st Print Biennale India 2018 Award ceremony was organized

Vice President of India inaugurated the 2-day event of 12th Civil Services Day

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the 2-day event of 12th Civil Services Day on April 20, 2018. The main objective of the Civil Services Day is to acknowledge and recognise the good work done by the civil servants. On this occasion, the work done for implementation of priority programmes is … Continue reading Vice President of India inaugurated the 2-day event of 12th Civil Services Day

Ib Setu inaugurated in Odisha

On April 15, 2018, the Chief Minister of Odisha inaugurated ‘Ib Setu’ in Sambalpur. Ib Setu is the longest bridge of western Odisha. The bridge connects Sapne and Rampela Panchayats of Sambalpur and Jharsugda districts respectively. The bridge has been constructed at expenditure of Rs 117.49 crore on the Ib River. Source - http://odishasuntimes.com/odisha-cm-inaugurates-ib-setu-in-sambalpur/

Two day Regional Conference on “Urban Development: Technological Solutions and Governance Challenges” concluded in Ahmedabad

Two day Regional Conference on “Urban Development: Technological Solutions and Governance Challenges” concluded in Ahmedabad, Gujarat on April 20, 2018. The Conference was organized by the Ministry of Finance, Government of India in collaboration with the Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), Gujarat Council along with Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Research … Continue reading Two day Regional Conference on “Urban Development: Technological Solutions and Governance Challenges” concluded in Ahmedabad

T K Rajalakshmi elected the new president of the IWPC

Senior journalist T K Rajalakshmi was elected the new president of the Indian Women's Press Corps (IWPC) on April 18, 2018. An election was held on April 14 on this regard. Jyoti Malhotra and Shobhna Jain were declared vice-presidents of the media body. Shalini Bhardwaj was elected joint secretary and Preeti Mehra, its treasurer. About … Continue reading T K Rajalakshmi elected the new president of the IWPC