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Centre issues advisory to States on how to tackle Covid surge

Centre issues advisory to States on how to tackle Covid surge

🕔12:41, 26.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 26  The Union Government has advised States and Union Territories (UTs) to take intensive actions in well defined Geographies (cities/districts/areas) with more than 10 per cent test positivity or 60 per cent bed occupancy. The Centre said

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Everyone above 18 eligible for anti-Covid vax from May 1

Everyone above 18 eligible for anti-Covid vax from May 1

🕔20:56, 19.Apr 2021

New Delhi, April 19  The Union Government on Monday announced that everyone above the age of 18 will be eligible to get a vaccine against Covid-19 from May 1. The decision was taken in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister

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Centre set to permanently ban 59 Chinese apps

Centre set to permanently ban 59 Chinese apps

🕔07:35, 26.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 25  The Union Government has decided to permanently ban 59 Chinese mobile applications including TikTok. The development comes several months after the government had first banned Chinese apps temporarily in last June. The government had sought responses

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Govt plans to sell up to 20% stake in IRCTC

Govt plans to sell up to 20% stake in IRCTC

🕔06:45, 10.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 10  The Union government has proposed to sell up to 2.40 crore shares or 15 per cent of the paid-up equity share capital of IRCRTC through the offer of sale route. It has also proposed an additional

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Govt extends motor, health premium dues payment till May 15

Govt extends motor, health premium dues payment till May 15

🕔12:58, 16.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 16  The Union Government has allowed motor and health insurance policy holders to defer payment of their renewal premium falling due during the period of the lockdown that has now been extended till May 3. The finance

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Contingency plan for Covid 19 to follow H1N1 pandemicstrategy

Contingency plan for Covid 19 to follow H1N1 pandemicstrategy

🕔13:01, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4  The Union government is putting a plan to cope with the evolving coronavirus situation in India with a scale up scenarios being built in with contingency plans. The plans are being piloted by the Health Ministry

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Cabinet to take up ordinance on 200-point roster system in universities

Cabinet to take up ordinance on 200-point roster system in universities

🕔21:21, 5.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 5  The Union government is all set to bring an ordinance to restore the 200-point roster system of reservation mechanism for faculties in universities. Informed sources said that the Union Cabinet meeting — probably the last of

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Feb 1 cut-off date to determine land ownership under PM Kisan scheme

Feb 1 cut-off date to determine land ownership under PM Kisan scheme

🕔13:20, 5.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 5  The Union government has made February 1 the cut-off date for the determination of ownership of land under the newly-announced PM KISAN scheme and any changes thereafter will not be considered for eligibility of the benefit

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‘Saubhagya’ scheme brought positive changes in people’s lives: Report

‘Saubhagya’ scheme brought positive changes in people’s lives: Report

🕔10:41, 21.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 21  The Union government’s “Saubhagya Yojna” has positively impacted people’s lives, including the Ease of Living, education, income generation and health besides triggering a social change, a report said. Public Policy Research Centre, a right-wing think-tank headed

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Central government transfers 30 officers

Central government transfers 30 officers

🕔10:47, 11.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 11  The Union government on Monday effected a major reshuffle in the mid-level bureaucracy transferring as many as 30 officers, most of them IAS, in various ministries and departments. The government transferred the officers among the ministries and

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Centre approves Atal Mission plans for six states

Centre approves Atal Mission plans for six states

🕔09:45, 4.Feb 2017

New Delhi, Feb 4  The Union government on Friday approved investments in six states for improving basic urban infrastructure under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) over the next three financial years (2017-20), an official statement said.“A total

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Centre launches skill development scheme for minority community girls

Centre launches skill development scheme for minority community girls

🕔11:01, 22.Jan 2016

New Delhi, Jan 22  The union government has launched a skill development scheme for girls from the minority communities in the country, union minister Najma Heptulla said on Thursday.Under the ‘Nai Manzil’ scheme, girls from the minority communities will be

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Modi-led government not easing Delhi power crisis: Congress

Modi-led government not easing Delhi power crisis: Congress

🕔09:02, 11.Jun 2014

New Delhi, June 11  Congress leader Arvinder Singh Lovely took on the BJP for failing to do enough to solve Delhi’s power crisis and said the Narendra Modi-led union government should take responsibility for it. “Delhi is being run by

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