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New Delhi: The share of the Indian economy in the world (measured as a ratio of India’s GDP to world’s GDP at current US$) increased from 2.6per cent in 2014 to 3.2 per cent in 2017 (as ...

New Delhi: The ‘Make in India’ initiative was launched in 2014 with the objective of promoting India as an important investment destination and a global hub in manufacturing, design and ...

Mumbai: Donbass’ directed by Sergei Loznitsa has won the coveted Golden Peacock Award at the 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which concluded in Goa on November 28, 2018 ...

New Delhi: The growth of regional cinema in India has been absolutely fantastic, it is making huge strides, noted Rahul Rawail, Chairman of Jury, Indian Panorama (Feature), of the 49th&n ...

New Delhi: On account of Assembly Elections in some of the states on 7.12.2018, the date of the examination stands revised to 17.12.2018 (17th December 2018).

Earlier ...

New Delhi: The third meeting of National Council on India’s Nutrition Challenges as part of Poshan Abhiyan, was held at New Delhi today. The Meeting was Chaired by Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, ...

New Delhi: The Global Cooling Prize, an international competition to incentivize the development of a residential cooling technology that will have at least five times (5x) less climate impact than ...

Panaji/Goa: The 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2018 will be held in Goa from 20th to 28th November 2018. 49th edition of the festival will showcase 212 films from over 68 countrie ...

New Delhi: The Ministry of Tourism signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Government for the Republic of Korea for strengthenin ...

New Delhi: The Fourth Dialogue of the NITI Aayog - Development Research Centre (DRC) of the State Council, Peoples' Republic of China was held in Mumbai today. The Chinese delegation was led by ...

New Delhi: Till date, the Goods and Services Tax ( GST) Council has taken 918 decisions related to GST laws, rules, rates, compensation and taxation threshold etc. More than 96% of the decisions ha ...

New Delhi: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for closure of the Biecco Lawrie Limited (BLL) including giving Voluntary ...

New Delhi: The Central Government, based on a report received from the Regional Director, Mumbai, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, concluded that the affairs of IL&FS holding Company and its grou ...

New Delhi: The Government of India has notified the Electoral Bond Scheme 2018 vide Gazette Notification No. 20 dated 02nd January 2018. As per provisions of the Scheme, Electoral B ...

New Delhi: A High-Level Committee of the Uttar Pradesh government has come out with recommendations aimed at providing a solution to the completion of homes in the stalled projects of Noida, G ...

New Delhi: The Government has decided to incorporate the provision of penalties for States and Insurance Companies for the delay in settlement of insurance claims under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bim ...

New Delhi: The Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs, Shri Hardeep Singh Puri has said that the civic bodies of the national capital will achieve their physical target of constructing&nbs ...

New Delhi: The Corps of Electronics and Mechanical Engineers of Indian Army is undertaking an Ultra Cycling Expedition, as part of the celebration for its Platinum Jubilee. The Expedition was flagg ...

New Delhi: Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) has been initiated by the Ministry of Labour and Employment in the year 2016-17 for incentivizing employers by paying the entire employer&r ...

New Delhi: The matter of introduction of B.A. (Professional), B.Sc. (Professional) and B.Com. (Professional) by the Government is under consideration.

The other steps taken by the Governm ...

New Delhi: The production of raw cashew nuts in India during 2017-18 has increased to an all-time high at 8.17 lakh metric tonne and registered growth of 4% compared to the previous production of 7 ...

Chennai: The master planning of two nodes of Visakhapatnam-Chennai Industrial Corridor (VCIC) is underway namely (i) Visakhapatnam and (ii) Yerpedu-Srikalahasti. This information was given by the M ...

New Delhi: The GST Council in its 28th meeting under the Chairmanship of Shri Piyush Goyal, Union Minister for Railways, Coal, Finance & Corporate Affairs took following decisio ...

Assam: The work for 4-laning of Balachera – Harangajao section of NH-54 (ext.) in Assam was awarded by National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) on 31.10.2017 ...

Salempur/UP: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of the State Government of Uttar Pradesh for the establishment of a new ...

New Delhi: Railways have taken up 180 New Line projects in various States which are in various stages of execution. This includes 18 in Andhra Pradesh, 15 in Assam & Northeast Region, 34 in Bih ...

New Delhi: The Government is considering a proposal to amend the Right to Information Act, 2005.

A notice of intention has been given to introduce “The Right to Information (Amendme ...

New Delhi: The Centre of Excellence in Maritime & Shipbuilding (CEMS), a well-funded startup in skill development for maritime and shipbuilding sector has announced that its hi-tech labs at Vis ...

New Delhi: Today, India is witnessing significant trends in health: increasing prevalence of non-communicable diseases for instance, as well as marked demographic shifts. C ...

New Delhi: Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment is organizing a “National Workshop on Skill Development for Persons ...

New Delhi: Government of India celebrated the 1st GST Day here today. The event saw an address on the eventful 1st-year journey of GST over a live video link by Union Minister, Arun Jaitley. Union ...

New Delhi: National Sample Survey Office, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation celebrated 12th Statistics Day on 29th June 2018 at Sankhyiki Bhawan, ...

New Delhi: The Government proposes to set up 3000 Van Dhan Kendras involving 30,000 SHGs across the country under the Van Dhan Scheme of the Ministry of Tribal Affairs. In a new game-changing initi ...

New Delhi: The redevelopment of the seven colonies viz. Nauroji Nagar, Netaji Nagar, Sarojini Nagar, Mohammadpur, Sriniwaspuri, Kasturba Nagar and Thyagaraj Nagar will lead to an increase the ...

New Delhi: Union Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Minister Shri Radha Mohan Singh during World Milk Day Celebration at Pusa, New Delhi stated that it is a matter of pride that our country has been ...

New Delhi: The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation has released the report on Employment Outlook of the country covering the period September 2017 to ...

New Delhi: The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has taken up several important conservation, restoration, Up-Gradation & development works at the Historical Purana Qila in New Delhi.

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New Delhi: Green Good Deeds, the social movement to protect the environment and promote good living in the country, has found acceptance by the global community. The ongoing BRICS Ministerial ...

New Delhi: The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and S ...

New Delhi: The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD), Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment is having the commitment to uphold the rights of Persons with Disabilities ...

New Delhi: The Government kicks off a Pilot Scheme for Procurement of Aggregate Power of 2500 MW on a competitive basis for 3 (three) years under medium term i.e. from generators with commissioned ...

New Delhi: The First International SME Convention – 2018 is being convened inNew Delhi. Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu was the Chief Guest at the ...

New Delhi: The Central government is promoting the emergence of India as a medical destination to the world, said the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi. He said this while addressing t ...

Over 100 beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana, from across the country, today interacted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at his residence. During the informal interaction with S ...

New Delhi: In order to boost ease of doing business in Indian Railways, Research Design & Standards Organization (RDSO) is keenly approaching Indian industry through Vendor meets being organize ...

New Delhi: Textiles Ministry is implementing various schemes for self-employment in handloom, handicraft and power loom sectors. Under these schemes, MUDRA loans, raw materials, looms and acce ...

New Delhi: The Government has decided to put in place an IT-Grievance Redressal Mechanism to address the difficulties faced by a section of taxpayers owing to technical glitches on the GST por ...

New Delhi: Against the backdrop of hardening global crude oil prices, the Reserve Bank of India is unlikely to yield to the India Inc's pressure for a benign monetary policy stance by keep ...

New Delhi: The Union Minister for Commerce & Industry, Shri Suresh Prabhu has said that we can say no to plastics, but we need to say yes to environment-friendly plastic, which he said is nothing b ...

New Delhi: The International Solar Alliance Summit (ISA) held in New Delhi recently with the superior objective of combating the menace of climate change and to promot ...

New Delhi: The Goods and Services Tax is one of the most complex taxes in the world with the second highest tax rate, the World Bank has said.

The GST was implemented by the Union Go ...

New Delhi: The number of smartphone users is anticipated to reach 65 crores in 2019, up from 40 crores in 2017, according to the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY).

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New Delhi: The Department of Consumer Affairs is celebrating the World Consumer Rights Day this year with the theme “Making Digital Marketplaces Fairer” in New Delhi on 15th& ...

New Delhi: There is no reduction in the submission of resolution plans after enactment of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017. 8 (Eight) resolution plans have been approv ...

New Delhi: India has huge potential to become the leader in Solar Energy sector, said Vice President Venkaiah Naidu during the inauguration of ELECRAMA-2018. Electric vehicles and hy ...

New Delhi: The International Solar Alliance (ISA) and the African Development Bank (AfDb), the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the Green climate fund ...

New Delhi: Department Related Parliamentary Standing Committee on Commerce headed by Shri Naresh Gujral, M.P., Rajya Sabha has taken up the subject ‘Impact of Chinese Goods on Indian Industry ...

New Delhi: On the occasion of International Women’s Day today, March 8, the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises(MSME) launched a portal for women entrepreneurs of India: www. ...

New Delhi: The government of India has launched the “Make in India” campaign on September ...

New Delhi: A new project for distribution of 70 lakh solar study lamps in the states of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand Odisha and Uttar Pradesh which was sanctioned by the Ministry of New and Renewable En ...

New Delhi:  Minister of State (Independent Charge) for AYUSH, Shripad Yesso Naik on Tuesday said that there is an increase of 50% in the number of patients seeking Homoeopathic treatment durin ...

New Delhi: In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 14 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), and in supersession of the notification of the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) No ...

New Delhi, Feb 28: The Ministry of Finance stated that the Second Advanced Estimates released by the Central Statistical Organisation (CSO) today indicate a broad-based and significant acceler ...

New Delhi, Feb 27: The total Revenue received under GST for the month of January 2018 (received in January/February up to 25th February 2018) has been Rs. 86,318 crores. 1.03 crore taxpayers&n ...

New Delhi, Feb 24: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the lack of ethical practices in specific segments of business remains a reason for concern. Tending to the ET Global Busines ...