Cabinet approves computerization of PACS at cost of Rs 2,516 cr

Cabinet approves computerization of PACS at cost of Rs 2,516 cr

🕔18:06, 29.Jun 2022

New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved computerization of Primary Agriculture Credit Societies (PACS) with a budget of Rs 2,516 crore. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved computerization

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Online gaming is gambling like casinos: Nirmala Sitharaman

Online gaming is gambling like casinos: Nirmala Sitharaman

🕔18:04, 29.Jun 2022

Chandigarh, June 29 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday categorically termed online gaming “nothing but gambling”. Addressing the media at the conclusion of the two-day meeting of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council held in Chandigarh, Sitharaman said

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‘ABHYAS’ aerial target successfully flight-tested

‘ABHYAS’ aerial target successfully flight-tested

🕔18:03, 29.Jun 2022

The “ABHYAS” high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT) was successfully flight-tested from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur, off the Odisha coast on Wednesday, the Ministry of Defence said. New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) The “ABHYAS” high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT) was

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UK ANNOUNCES 75 SCHOLARSHIPS IN INDIA’S 75TH YEAR OF INDEPENDENCE

UK ANNOUNCES 75 SCHOLARSHIPS IN INDIA’S 75TH YEAR OF INDEPENDENCE

🕔17:57, 29.Jun 2022

The UK Government has partnered with leading businesses in India to offer 75 fully funded scholarships for Indian students to study in the UK from September. This is the highest number of fully funded scholarships given for the one-year master’s

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Cabinet approves Deregulation of Sale of Domestically Produced Crude Oil

Cabinet approves Deregulation of Sale of Domestically Produced Crude Oil

🕔17:55, 29.Jun 2022

New Delhi, June 29: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved ‘Deregulation of Sale of Domestically Produced Crude Oil’, whereby Government has decided to cease allocation of crude oil and condensate w.e.f.

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Petroleum Ministry and ONGC announce ex-gratia of Rs 15 lakhs each to families of four deceased in Mumbai High helicopter incident

Petroleum Ministry and ONGC announce ex-gratia of Rs 15 lakhs each to families of four deceased in Mumbai High helicopter incident

🕔17:50, 29.Jun 2022

New Delhi, 29 June 2022: As an immediate measure, both the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, and Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) have announced ex-gratia of ₹15 lakh each (Total ₹ 30 lakh) for each family of the four persons

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Countdown for Indian rocket mission begins at 5 pm today

Countdown for Indian rocket mission begins at 5 pm today

🕔10:50, 29.Jun 2022

The 25-hour countdown for the Thursday evening launch of Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) carrying three Singapore satellites will begin at 5 p.m. on Wednesday. Chennai, June 29 (IANS) The 25-hour countdown for the Thursday evening launch of Indian

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UP CM, ministers ready with report card on 100 days in office

UP CM, ministers ready with report card on 100 days in office

🕔10:49, 29.Jun 2022

Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) When the Yogi Adityanath government completes 100 days in power on July 5, the Chief Minister will tell the people about the goals achieved and the work done by his ministers. Yogi Adityanath had set priorities, objectives,

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G7 commits to boost India’s clean energy transition

G7 commits to boost India’s clean energy transition

🕔10:48, 29.Jun 2022

Leaders from the G7 have finished their three-day meeting in a spa resort in the Bavarian Alps with a commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement, even as they agreed for close collaboration with developing countries to boost clean energy and

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Special drive in UP to provide crop insurance to farmers

Special drive in UP to provide crop insurance to farmers

🕔10:46, 29.Jun 2022

Lucknow, June 29 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government will be launching a special drive to provide insurance coverage to farmers against potential crop damage. The drive, slated to begin from the first week of July by the agriculture department, will be

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Indian Oil delivering cooking gas via boats in flood-hit Assam

Indian Oil delivering cooking gas via boats in flood-hit Assam

🕔06:52, 29.Jun 2022

Indian Oil is using boats to deliver cooking gas cylinders to households in flood-ravaged southern Assam, specially in Silchar, the region’s main commercial hub, officials said on Tuesday. Guwahati, June 29 (IANS) Indian Oil is using boats to deliver cooking gas

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PM Modi visits Abu Dhabi, received and seen off by UAE ruler

PM Modi visits Abu Dhabi, received and seen off by UAE ruler

🕔06:50, 29.Jun 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a brief stopover at Abu Dhabi on his return from Germany and was received and sent off at the airport by UAE President and Abu Dhabi ruler Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

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Centre approves Rs 3,760 crore works for 34 national highways in Gujarat

Centre approves Rs 3,760 crore works for 34 national highways in Gujarat

🕔06:48, 29.Jun 2022

Commuting will be easier in Gujarat as works of 34 national highways at a cost of Rs 3,760.64 crore has been approved by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said the state Roads and Housing Minister Purnesh Modi. Ahmedabad, June 29 (IANS) Commuting

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PM to launch several schemes on June 30 to ramp up MSME sector

PM to launch several schemes on June 30 to ramp up MSME sector

🕔06:45, 29.Jun 2022

New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in the ‘Udyami Bharat’ programme and will launch several schemes on June 30. Prime Minister will launch the ‘Raising and Accelerating MSME Performance’ (RAMP) scheme, ‘Capacity Building of First-Time MSME

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Serum Institute’s Covovax approved for kids aged 7 to 11 years

Serum Institute’s Covovax approved for kids aged 7 to 11 years

🕔06:44, 29.Jun 2022

India’s apex drugs regulator, the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), on Tuesday approved Pune-based Serum Institute’s Covid vaccine Covovax for children aged 7 to 11 years, as per a source. New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) India’s apex drugs regulator, the

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MEDIA UPDATE (JUNE 29, 2022)

MEDIA UPDATE (JUNE 29, 2022)

🕔06:37, 29.Jun 2022

29-Jun-2022 Power ” New Delhi : Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) South Asia, REC Limited (a public infrastructure finance company under the Ministry of Power, Government of India), and Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC)

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31 companies submit bids for commercial coal mining auction

31 companies submit bids for commercial coal mining auction

🕔06:32, 29.Jun 2022

A total of 31 companies have submitted 38 online and offline Bids bids for commercial coal mining auction and now the technical evaluation will be carried out by a committee of senior officers, the Ministry of Coal announced on Tuesday.

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Helicopter makes emergency landing near ONGC offshore rig, five survive

Helicopter makes emergency landing near ONGC offshore rig, five survive

🕔18:02, 28.Jun 2022

New Delhi: 28 June 2022: A helicopter carrying nine (9) persons on board, including two pilots made an emergency landing around 11.45 AM today on Arabian Sea, one nautical mile away from ONGC offshore rig Sagar Kiran. The Regional Contingency Plan

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NewSpace India to transfer ISRO’s Optical Imaging System of Paras Defence

NewSpace India to transfer ISRO’s Optical Imaging System of Paras Defence

🕔17:58, 28.Jun 2022

The New Space India Ltd (NSIL), the commercial arm of India’s Department of Space, has agreed to transfer ‘Optical Imaging System’ technology to Paras Defence and Space Technologies Ltd. Chennai, June 28 (IANS) The New Space India Ltd (NSIL), the

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Mukesh Ambani steps down from Reliance Jio, son Akash named Chairman

Mukesh Ambani steps down from Reliance Jio, son Akash named Chairman

🕔17:55, 28.Jun 2022

Mukesh Ambani has resigned as a Director in Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited with the company’s Board on Tuesday approving his elder son Akash Ambani’s appointment as the Chairman. Chennai, June 28 (IANS) Mukesh Ambani has resigned as a Director in Reliance

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