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Niti Aayog calls for extraordinary steps to tackle slowdown

Niti Aayog calls for extraordinary steps to tackle slowdown

🕔11:36, 23.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 23  Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Thursday said the government must do whatever possible to handle the high stress in the financial sector which has resulted in an economic slowdown. Addressing the Hero Mindmine summit,

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No violation in Niti Aayog sharing information with PMO: EC

No violation in Niti Aayog sharing information with PMO: EC

🕔07:39, 13.May 2019

New Delhi, May 13  The Election Commission said on Sunday that it has not found any model code violation in Niti Aayog sharing information with the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) on places where Prime Minister Narendra Modi decides to campaign.

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UNICEF, NITI Aayog tie up for children empowerment

UNICEF, NITI Aayog tie up for children empowerment

🕔10:27, 25.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 25 NITI Aayogs Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) and UNICEF India on Tuesday signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) to provide an open platform to promote participation, skilling and empowerment among young children across different communities. As per a

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NITI Aayog to hold FinTech Conclave on Monday

NITI Aayog to hold FinTech Conclave on Monday

🕔10:12, 25.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 25  The NITI Aayog will organise the FinTech Conclave 2019 on financial technologies in the national capital on Monday, according to an official announcement here. A NITI Aayog statement on Sunday said that the conclave, to be

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NITI Aayog to release second delta ranking of backward districts

NITI Aayog to release second delta ranking of backward districts

🕔15:40, 26.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 26  The NITI Aayog will on Thursday release the second delta ranking of the most backward districts of the country — which it has dubbed as “aspirational districts” — reflecting the incremental progress made by them between

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NITI Aayog releases Strategy for New India @ 75

NITI Aayog releases Strategy for New India @ 75

🕔10:35, 20.Dec 2018

The NITI Aayog today unveiled its comprehensive national Strategy for New India, which defines clear objectives for 2022-23. It is a detailed exposition acrossforty-one crucial areas, that recognizesthe progress already made, identifies binding constraints, and suggests the way forward for

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NITI Aayog draws road map for $5-tn Indian economy

NITI Aayog draws road map for $5-tn Indian economy

🕔07:47, 20.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 20  Growth rate at 8 per cent, investment at 36 per cent, and agripreneurs, codification of labour laws and revamping of minerals exploration policy are the prescribed drivers for India to become a $5-trillion economy by 2030,

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NITI Aayog Launches Global Hackathon On Artificial Intelligence

NITI Aayog Launches Global Hackathon On Artificial Intelligence

🕔20:18, 7.Dec 2018

With the vision to further expand the idea of‘Artificial Intelligence, AI for All’ articulated in the National AI Strategy, NITI Aayog organises hackathons to source sustainable, innovative and technologically-enabled solutions to address various challenges in the development space. Taking the

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Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog  addressing at India Energy Forum (IEF) India Power Forum

Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog addressing at India Energy Forum (IEF) India Power Forum

🕔13:13, 27.Nov 2018 Read Full Article
POWERGRID conferredwith D&B Infra Award-2018

POWERGRID conferredwith D&B Infra Award-2018

🕔10:54, 1.Nov 2018

POWERGRID has been conferred the Dun & Bradstreet Infra Award-2018 for Excellence in Power Transmission category. Shri K. Sreekant, Director (Finance) received the award from Shri Amitabh Kant, IAS, Chief Executive Officer, NITI Aayog, Government of India at a ceremony

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NITI Aayog partners with Microsoft to boost AI accessibility in India

NITI Aayog partners with Microsoft to boost AI accessibility in India

🕔22:19, 12.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The National Institution for Transforming India, also called the NITI Aayog, on Friday said it entered into a partnership with Microsoft to deploy Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies in areas such as agriculture, healthcare, natural language computing

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With 90% tax on petrol & diesel, bringing them under GST impractical: NITI Aayog Vice Chairman

With 90% tax on petrol & diesel, bringing them under GST impractical: NITI Aayog Vice Chairman

🕔14:44, 25.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 25  Petroleum is the taxation milch cow for the central and the state governments and it is unlikely to be brought under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) any time soon. That’s also the view of the

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At NITI meet, Modi moots double digit growth, linking MNREGA to agriculture

At NITI meet, Modi moots double digit growth, linking MNREGA to agriculture

🕔23:29, 17.Jun 2018

By Pradeep Kashyap New Delhi, June 17  The fourth annual meeting of the NITI Aayog’s Governing Council was conducted on Sunday in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who chaired the meet, gave the target of achieving double digit economic growth

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India suffering from worst water crisis in history: NITI Aayog

India suffering from worst water crisis in history: NITI Aayog

🕔21:14, 14.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 14  India is suffering from the worst water crisis in its history and millions of lives and livelihoods are under threat, the NITI Aayog has said. It also warned that the crisis was only going to get

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NITI Aayog, Google join hands to foster AI ecosystem in India

NITI Aayog, Google join hands to foster AI ecosystem in India

🕔10:39, 8.May 2018

New Delhi, May 8  NITI Aayog on Monday joined hands with Google to foster growth in India’s nascent artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning ecosystem by working together on several initiatives in the two areas. Under the aegis of the

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PNB aims for 12 lakh crore business by FY’19

PNB aims for 12 lakh crore business by FY’19

🕔19:19, 1.May 2018

New Delhi, May 1, 2018: Punjab National Bank’s (PNB) Circle Head Conference held at its Head Office in Dwarka concluded on Monday. The guidance from PNB leadership for FY ’19 is total business of INR 12 lakh crore which will

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‘Positive’ budget lays foundation for 8% growth: NITI Aayog

‘Positive’ budget lays foundation for 8% growth: NITI Aayog

🕔14:05, 1.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 1  Terming it a “positive budget”, NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Thursday said the 2018-19 Union Budget laid the foundation for achieving an eight per cent GDP growth rate by addressing the biggest challenges of

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Divided among ministries, 100 districts to transform by 2022

Divided among ministries, 100 districts to transform by 2022

🕔19:34, 5.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 5  In a bid to transform around 100 districts from different parts of the country by 2022, the government has divided them between different ministries and departments with real-time monitoring of their performance. “While the NITI Aayog

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Delhi-Kolkata, Delhi-Mumbai rail routes to be fenced for high-speed run

Delhi-Kolkata, Delhi-Mumbai rail routes to be fenced for high-speed run

🕔15:38, 11.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 11  Indian Railways will soon bring for cabinet clearance an ambitious, Rs 18,000 crore ($3 billion) plan that involves fencing off the existing Delhi-Kolkata and Delh-Mumbai routes to speed up train movement in the country’s two busiest

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UP has 25% of country’s districts poor in social indices: NITI Aayog CEO

UP has 25% of country’s districts poor in social indices: NITI Aayog CEO

🕔14:25, 31.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 31  Over one-fourth of 201 districts where India fails in education, health and nutrition fronts are located in Uttar Pradesh alone, followed by Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said on Tuesday. “If you

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