India joined the Ashgabat Agreement

The Ministry of External Affairs announced that India has been admitted to the Agreement on the Establishment of an International Transport and Transit Corridor, which is already in force...

KUSUM scheme to encourage farmers for solar farming

The Union Government has announced Rs.1.4 lakh-crore Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahaabhiyan (KUSUM) scheme for promoting solar farming i.e. decentralised solar power production of up to 28,250 MW...

Sahitya Akademi’s Bhasha Samman

Magahi writer Shesh Anand Madhukar, who has been working extensively for the development of the language, was honoured with this year's Sahitya Akademi Bhasha Samman award. The second...

Axis Bank Launched ‘Evolve’

Axis bank has launched the 4th edition of ‘Evolve’ in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu for its SME (Small and Medium Enterprises) customers. This edition of ‘Evolve’ is titled “Transform...

Odisha won Geospatial World Excellence Award 2018

Odisha Government has won ‘Geospatial World Excellence Award-2018’ for successful IT application for tracking of mineral production, dispatch and value accrued on real-time basis through its i3MS web-based software....

Neelam Kapoor appointed as DG of Sports Authority of India

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has appointed senior bureaucrat Neelam Kapoor as Director General (DG) of the Sports Authority of India (SAI). ACC was headed by Prime...

India signed 250 Million dollar Loan Agreement with ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Indian Government have signed a 250 million dollar loan to finance the construction of over 6 thousand 2 hundred kilometres all-weather rural...

India ranked 42nd in 2017 Global Democracy Index

India world’s largest democracy was ranked 42nd among 165 independent states on annual 2017 Global Democracy Index (GDI) released by UK-based company, Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). India’s rank has...

Union Budget 2018-19

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2018-19 in Parliament on Thursday. This budget, Jaitley’s fifth, is the last full budget of this NDA government before India...

1st Ever Khadi Haat Inaugurated in New Delhi

The first ever Khadi Haat of India was launched in New Delhi by the Khadi and Village Industries Commission(KVIC) and New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC), to mark the 69th...