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QR codes on drug manufacturing ingredients mandatory from next year

QR codes on drug manufacturing ingredients mandatory from next year

🕔07:26, 22.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) The Central government has made QR codes mandatory on drug manufacturing ingredients packages and the new rule will be applicable from January 1, 2023. It has been made mandatory to put QR codes on Active Pharmaceutical

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38, including 10 Jt Secys, join govt service through lateral entry

38, including 10 Jt Secys, join govt service through lateral entry

🕔19:42, 6.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) The Central government has approved appointment of 38 candidates, including 10 for the post of Joint Secretary, through the lateral entry process. Union Minister for Personnel Jitendra Singh said that Department of Personnel & Training (DoP&T)

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Centre on verge of launching long-term leasing out of ITDC hotels

Centre on verge of launching long-term leasing out of ITDC hotels

🕔21:58, 3.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) After selecting a new buyer for Air India, the Central government has accelerated the process of handing out luxury hotels belonging to the ITDC on a long-term lease of around 40 to 60 years, industry insiders

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Granting quota in promotion to SCs/STs won’t hamper efficiency: Centre to SC

Granting quota in promotion to SCs/STs won’t hamper efficiency: Centre to SC

🕔07:30, 21.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 21The Central government has told the Supreme Court that granting reservation in promotion to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe employees would not adversely affect the efficiency of the administration. The apex court will hear the matter on Thursday. Justifying

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Centre asks states, UTs to focus on second vax dose

Centre asks states, UTs to focus on second vax dose

🕔14:27, 19.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 19  The Central government on Tuesday asked all states and Union Territories (UTs) to focus on second dose of vaccination in the light of adequate availability of Covid vaccines. The Union Health Ministry said a sizeable number

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Centre provides over 95.96 cr Covid vaccines to States/UTs

Centre provides over 95.96 cr Covid vaccines to States/UTs

🕔17:04, 10.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 10  The Central Government has provided over 95.96 crore anti-coronavirus vaccine doses to States and Union Territories, the Union Health Ministry said in a statement on Sunday. A total of 8,28,73,425 cr balance and unutilized vaccine doses

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Centre restricts export of syringes for 3 months

Centre restricts export of syringes for 3 months

🕔14:43, 9.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 9  The Central government on Saturday put quantitative restrictions on export of syringes to boost their domestic availability and uptake. The restrictions will be applied to just three categories of syringes for three months. The Union Health

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Centre notifies rules to scrap retrospective tax clause

Centre notifies rules to scrap retrospective tax clause

🕔17:46, 2.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 2  The Central government has notified rules for implementing the ‘Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2021’. Accordingly, the amendment bill notified on October 1, 2021, will enable the scrapping of the contentious retrospective tax demand provisions. It was

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Centre looks to announce winning bid for Air India next month

Centre looks to announce winning bid for Air India next month

🕔17:07, 28.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) The Central government proposes to wrap up the divestment of Air India by the middle of next month with the announcement of winning bid for the national carrier. Sources indicated that tentatively October 15 has been

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Always have been ready to talk with farmers, says Centre

Always have been ready to talk with farmers, says Centre

🕔13:05, 6.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 6  The Central government on Sunday reiterated its position that it has always been ready for talks with the farmers. Union Information & Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur’s comment that the government has always been ready to talk

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Tripathy is new CMD of United India Insurance

Tripathy is new CMD of United India Insurance

🕔17:20, 4.Sep 2021

Chennai, Sep 4 The central government on Saturday said S.L.Tripathy has been selected as the Chairman-cum-Managing Director of the city-based United India Insurance Company Limited. Tripathy is currently General Manager and Director at The New India Assurance Company Limited. He is

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‘Covaxin for children may get DGCI nod before trial period’

‘Covaxin for children may get DGCI nod before trial period’

🕔06:53, 23.Aug 2021

Bengaluru, Aug 23  The Central government and the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) may give approval to the Covaxin vaccines for children soon for emergency use, sources said. The administration of two doses of vaccination has been completed among

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Centre sets 6-month capacity building goal to fight Covid

Centre sets 6-month capacity building goal to fight Covid

🕔16:36, 12.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 12  The Central government has started working on a comprehensive six-month capacity building plan to make India’s health sector robust to avoid a health crisis, similar to the one that people faced due to lack of oxygen

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Balaji Srivastav gets additional charge of Delhi Police commissioner

Balaji Srivastav gets additional charge of Delhi Police commissioner

🕔20:09, 29.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 29  The central government on Tuesday gave additional charge of Delhi Police commissioner to senior Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Balaji Srivastav, a day before the incumbent Delhi Police chief S.N. Shrivastava is retiring from his service.

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Alok Shukla’s tenure as Minister (PMI), WTO extended for 6 months

Alok Shukla’s tenure as Minister (PMI), WTO extended for 6 months

🕔17:34, 22.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 22  The Central government has extended the tenure of senior Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer Alok Shukla for another six months or until his successor replaces him from his current posting as Minister (Customs), Permanent Mission of

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Nominations for Padma Awards 2022 open till September 15

Nominations for Padma Awards 2022 open till September 15

🕔07:37, 11.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 11  The Central government on Thursday opened the online nominations for the Padma Awards 2022. The last date for nominations is September 15, 2021. The awards will be announced on the occasion of Republic Day in 2022.

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LIC Chairman Kumar’s term extended

LIC Chairman Kumar’s term extended

🕔16:54, 9.Jun 2021

Chennai, June 9  The Central Government on Wednesday extended Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) Chairman M.R. Kumar’s term till March 13, 2022. He was set to retire on June 30, 2021. According to the order, Kumar’s term is extended

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Options being explored to further sweeten BPCL privatisation deal

Options being explored to further sweeten BPCL privatisation deal

🕔10:23, 6.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 6  The Central government proposes to further sugarcoat the BPCL strategic sale deal for the interested investors by giving few more clarifications through a new set of frequently asked questions (FAQ). Sources said that the Department of

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Over 24 crore vaccine doses provided to states, UTs so far: Centre

Over 24 crore vaccine doses provided to states, UTs so far: Centre

🕔16:13, 4.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 4  The central government on Friday said that more than 24 crore vaccine doses have been provided to the states and Union Territories so far. It also said that 1.93 crore Covid vaccine doses are still available

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Covid vax trials on children in India to begin soon: Govt

Covid vax trials on children in India to begin soon: Govt

🕔18:33, 27.May 2021

New Delhi, May 27  The Central government on Thursday announced that Covid-19 vaccine trials on children in the country would begin soon. Member (Health) in NITI Aayog and the chair of National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for Covid-19 (NEGVAC),

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