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1,18,05,003 Employees benifited under PMRPY

1,18,05,003 Employees benifited under PMRPY

🕔17:19, 17.Jul 2019

The total number of employees benefited under Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) from 01.04.2016 to 31.03.2019 is 1.18 crore with year-wise details as under: Year Employees benefited 2016-17 33031 2017-18 3025084 2018-19 8746888 Total 11805003 The amount paid from

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406 Districts to be covered for Providing Piped Natural Gas

406 Districts to be covered for Providing Piped Natural Gas

🕔17:18, 17.Jul 2019

Petroleum & Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) is the authority to grant authorization to the entities for the development of City Gas Distribution (CGD) network in Geographical Areas (GAs) as per PNGRB Act, 2006. PNGRB identifies GAs for authorizing the

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Boost to Railway Connectivity between Allahabad and Mughalsarai

Boost to Railway Connectivity between Allahabad and Mughalsarai

🕔17:13, 17.Jul 2019

Cabinet approves the construction of 150 km long 3rd railway line between Allahabad – Mughalsarai (now Pt. DeenDayal Upadhyaya Jn.) Project will help cope up with the future traffic and for removing capacity constraints Project will enhance capacity and ease

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Cabinet approves doubling of New Bongaigaon – Agthori via Rangiyarailway line (142.97 km)

Cabinet approves doubling of New Bongaigaon – Agthori via Rangiyarailway line (142.97 km)

🕔17:11, 17.Jul 2019

Project will traverse through Bongaigaon, Baksa, Barpeta, Nalbari and Kamrup districts This project will generate direct employment during construction for about 34.31 lakh mandays The total estimated cost of this project is Rs. 2042.51 crore and will be completed by

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SC says rebel MLAs can’t be compelled to participate in trust vote

SC says rebel MLAs can’t be compelled to participate in trust vote

🕔13:14, 17.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 17  The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that 15 Congress MLAs, who have tendered their resignations, cannot be compelled to participate in the proceedings of the House. The top court also said the Speaker is free to

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CBI raids Ateeq Ahmed’s properties in UP

CBI raids Ateeq Ahmed’s properties in UP

🕔13:00, 17.Jul 2019

Prayagraj, July 17  The CBI on Wednesday carried out raids at six locations in Uttar Pradesh, including the residence and office of mafia don Ateeq Ahmad, who is presently lodged in Ahmedabad Jail. The searches were conducted in connection with

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India, Italy plan fast-track system for investments

India, Italy plan fast-track system for investments

🕔07:55, 17.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 17  To facilitate bilateral investments, India and Italy have decided to establish a “fast-track system” for companies and investors of both the countries. “To facilitate Italian companies and investors in India and Indian companies and investors in

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‘Designed in UK, Made in India’ to enhance partnership: Piyush Goyal

‘Designed in UK, Made in India’ to enhance partnership: Piyush Goyal

🕔07:51, 17.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 17  Union Minister Piyush Goyal has given a new concept of “Designed in UK, Made in India” to enhance partnership between the two countries. The Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, while addressing the UK-India

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Railways mulling another Vande Bharat Express between Delhi-Katra

Railways mulling another Vande Bharat Express between Delhi-Katra

🕔07:47, 17.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 17  Riding high on the success of the Vande Bharat Express currently plying on the New Delhi-Varanasi route, the Indian Railways is planning another set of trains between the national capital and Katra for pilgrims travelling to

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Railways’ 100-day plan: Cut travel time on Delhi-Howrah, Delhi-Mumbai routes

Railways’ 100-day plan: Cut travel time on Delhi-Howrah, Delhi-Mumbai routes

🕔07:44, 17.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 17  In a bid to reduce travel time, the Indian Railways, under its 100-day action plan, envisages reducing the travel time on the Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah routes at an investment of over Rs 13,500 crore, officials said.

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Next transformative idea: 80 million connections under Ujjwala in 100 days

Next transformative idea: 80 million connections under Ujjwala in 100 days

🕔07:41, 17.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 17  The Modi 2.0 next big goal is to take its flagship Ujjwala scheme to 80 million households in first 100 days of the government. The scheme, which provides free cooking gas connection to female members of

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Rs 1,400 cr tourism projects approved for NE in 5 years

Rs 1,400 cr tourism projects approved for NE in 5 years

🕔18:23, 16.Jul 2019

Agartala/New Delhi, July 16 The Union Tourism Ministry had sanctioned Rs 1,400 crore projects in the eight northeastern states under the Swadesh Darshan scheme in the past five years, said Pratima Bhowmik, a Tripura MP, on Tuesday quoting Union Tourism Minister

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Toll system to continue, says Gadkari in Lok Sabha

Toll system to continue, says Gadkari in Lok Sabha

🕔18:20, 16.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 16  Maintaining that people need to pay if they want good services, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said in the Lok Sabha that toll system would continue to mop up funds for building

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100-day plan of Modi 2.0: Strategic sales, simplifying GST slabs, credit to MSMEs

100-day plan of Modi 2.0: Strategic sales, simplifying GST slabs, credit to MSMEs

🕔09:51, 16.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 16  The Union government’s 167 ‘transformative ideas for implementation in the first 100 days of the Modi governments second stint – that is by October 15 — is likely to see the Finance Ministry taking measured steps

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Devvrat appointed Governor of Gujarat, Kalraj Mishra to replace him in Himachal

Devvrat appointed Governor of Gujarat, Kalraj Mishra to replace him in Himachal

🕔15:34, 15.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 15  Former Union minister Kalraj Mishra has been appointed as the Governor of Himachal Pradesh, replacing Acharya Devvrat, the President House said on Monday. “Acharya Devvrat, Governor of Himachal Pradesh is transferred and appointed as the Governor

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MPs in Rajya Sabha want discussion on inter-linking of rivers

MPs in Rajya Sabha want discussion on inter-linking of rivers

🕔15:31, 15.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 15  Amid the intensifying water crisis in the country, MPs in the Rajya Sabha during “zero hour” on Monday raised the issue of inter-linking of rivers to deal with the disparities in availability of water. BJP MP

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Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill tabled in Lok Sabha

Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill tabled in Lok Sabha

🕔15:29, 15.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 15  Seeking to increase penalties for traffic rules violations, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday introduced the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha. The Bill provides for regulation of cab aggregators

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ISRO calls off Chandrayaan-2 due to technical snag

ISRO calls off Chandrayaan-2 due to technical snag

🕔09:07, 15.Jul 2019

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), July 15 About an hour before its scheduled launch on Monday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) called off the country’s ambitious Rs 978 crore moon landing mission Chandrayaan-2 due to a technical snag in the ‘Bahubali’ rocket

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Women power, powers Chandrayaan-2

Women power, powers Chandrayaan-2

🕔14:36, 13.Jul 2019

Chennai, July 13  A good measure of women’s power is powering India’s Rs 978 crore second moon mission, the Chandrayaan-2, with the Project Director and the Mission Director also being women. “Nearly 30 per cent of the members working on

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India’s forex reserves rises to $429.91 billion

India’s forex reserves rises to $429.91 billion

🕔07:56, 13.Jul 2019

Mumbai, July 13  India’s foreign exchange reserves increased by $2.232 billion during the week ended July 5, official data showed on Friday. According to the Reserve Bank of India’s weekly statistical supplement, the overall forex reserves rose to $429.911 billion

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