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India, Mauritius signs MoU for cooperation in cooperatives

India, Mauritius signs MoU for cooperation in cooperatives

The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Radha Mohan Singh and the Minister of Business Enterprise and Cooperatives of Mauritius, S. Bholah after signing an MoU between India and Mauritius for cooperation in the field of cooperatives &...
IRCTC to launch new tourist train

IRCTC to launch new tourist train

New Delhi, Jan 17  Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will launch an all-inclusive ‘Aastha Circuit Tourist Train’ from Guwahati, an official said on Monday.The proposed train would take travellers to a mix of popular...
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India’s wholesale price inflation marginally up in December

New Delhi, Jan 16  Even as vegetable prices plummeted 33 per cent, India’s annual inflation based on wholesale prices rose marginally to 3.39 percent in December 2016 from 3.15 per cent for the month before, due to hardening of manufactured products...
Nepal Foreign Minister to arrive in India

Nepal Foreign Minister to arrive in India

Kathmandu, Jan 16 Nepal’s Foreign Affairs Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat is scheduled to arrive India on Monday on a two-day visit.According to government officials, Mahat will be participating in the second edition of the Raisina Dialogue to be...
Centre launches app for Special Economic Zone information

Centre launches app for Special Economic Zone information

New delhi, Jan 16  The government has launched a mobile app called ‘SEZ India’ that provides detailed information about the country’s special economic zones, an official statement said on Sunday.Launched earlier this month under the...
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Petrol price hiked by 42 paise a litre, diesel by Rs 1.03

New Delhi, Jan 16  Following the recent spurt in oil prices to well over $50 a barrel, state-run Indian Oil Corp (IOC) hiked prices of petrol by 42 paise a litre, and of diesel by Rs 1.03, both in Delhi and effective from Monday, with corresponding increases...
NEW APPOINTMENTS

NEW APPOINTMENTS

Archives 2015  Archives 2014 Archives 2013 , Archives 2012 DECEMBER 2016 Smt. Seema Bahuguna,IAS (RJ:1983), is Secretary, D/o Public Enerprises, Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises. Shri Injeti Srinivas, IAS (OR : 1983), is Secretary,...
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RBI’s own figures indicate return of 15 lakh crore of banned notes

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Despite the Reserve Bank of India dismissing reports that suggested 97 per cent of the demonetised currency had returned to the bank’s coffers by December 30, its own weekly figures on “currency in circulation”...
‘UAE, India hope to seal comprehensive deal’

‘UAE, India hope to seal comprehensive deal’

Abu Dhabi, Jan 14  The UAE and India will look forward to finalising a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership Agreement when the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi visits New Delhi as Chief Guest at the 2017 Republic Day parade, a daily here reported.“Hopefully,...
CBDT inks accord with Japanese firm for advance pricing

CBDT inks accord with Japanese firm for advance pricing

New Delhi, Jan 14  The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on Friday entered into a bilateral Advance Pricing Agreement (APA) with an Indian subsidiary of a Japanese trading firm with rollback provisions, said an official statement.“Bilateral...
India’s December exports at $23.9 bn grow 6% year-on-year

India’s December exports at $23.9 bn grow 6% year-on-year

New Delhi, Jan 14  Signalling a definitive reversal of the continuous decline in Indian exports through most of last year, official data on Friday showed these grew for the fourth month in a row at $23.89 billion in December 2016, an uptick of an impressive...
LOK SABHA INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME 2016-2017 CONCLUDES

LOK SABHA INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME 2016-2017 CONCLUDES

New Delhi, 14 January 2017: Lok Sabha Secretary, Dr. D. Bhalla  presented certificates to the Interns of Lok Sabha Internship Programme 2016-2017 (One month) today in Parliament Library Building. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Bhalla lauded the visionary...
Modi writes to Afghan President, condemns terror attacks

Modi writes to Afghan President, condemns terror attacks

New Delhi, Jan 13  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday wrote to Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani, condemning the terror attacks in Kabul and Kandhar.“I was deeply shocked and saddened to learn of the dastardly attacks in Kabul and Kandahar....
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25,578 MoUs inked at Gujarat investors meet

Gandhinagar, Jan 13  The eighth edition of the biennial Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit, which concluded here on Thursday evening, saw the signing of more than 25,500 MoUs, the government said but declined to provide a figure of the quantum of...
Modi urges youth to guide people for cashless transactions

Modi urges youth to guide people for cashless transactions

New Delhi, Jan 13  Invoking Swami Vivekananda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged the youth to guide people to increase cashless transactions.“The life of Swami Vivekananda shows what one can achieve at a young age. The work that the...
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India to maximise rocket capability for more launches

Bengaluru, Jan 12  India would maximise its rocket capability to launch more satellites for maximum return on investment, its space agency chief said on Wednesday. “By launching 103 satellites together using one rocket next month, we are trying...
India, Kenya to consolidate security and defence cooperation

India, Kenya to consolidate security and defence cooperation

New Delhi, Jan 12  India and Kenya on Wednesday decided to further consolidate their security and defence cooperation.A joint statement, after a high level meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and visiting Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, said:...
India-Kenya to focus on defence, security cooperation: PM

India-Kenya to focus on defence, security cooperation: PM

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi with the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, at Hyderabad House New Delhi, Jan 12 India and Kenya on Wednesday held high-level discussions on common issues and agreed to focus on operationalisation of bilateral defence...
Shashi Kant Sharma, C&AG of India takes over as Chairman of the UN Board of Auditors

Shashi Kant Sharma, C&AG of India takes over as Chairman of the UN Board of Auditors

Shashi Kant Sharma, Comptroller & Auditor General (CAG) of India, has taken over the position of the Chairman of the United Nations Board of Auditors on 1st January, 2017, for a period of two years. As part of Board of Auditors, C&AG of India...
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Fitch downgrades India’s growth outlook on ‘uncertain’ note ban benefits

New Delhi, Jan 11  Fitch Ratings has downgraded India’s growth outlook to 6.9 per cent for 2016-17 from the earlier 7.4 per cent due to “uncertainty” over the benefits of demonetisation.“The demonetisation of large denomination...
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