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Actor Sushant Singh Rajput will promote two major initiatives of NITI Aayog - BHIM app and the Women Entrepreneurship Platform. The agreement will be signed soon by the actor with NITI Aayog. In an official release, the NITI Aayog said, as part of its larger mandate to promote digital payments...
Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi today conferred Nari Shakti Puraskar to all the six members of INSV Tarini team in New Delhi. She congratulated the all-woman crew for sailing across the world. The mission was led by Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi and the crew comprised Lieutenant Commander Pratibha...
A day-long workshop on Preventive Vigilance has been organised by the Central Vigilance Commission New Delhi today. The theme of the workshop is, 'Dissemination of Good Practices'. Speaking on the occasion, Vigilance Commissioner KV Choudhary expressed concern on the promotion of integrity as the most important tool and urged different...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accepted Indian skipper Virat Kohli's fitness challenge. Replying to Kohli, Mr Modi said in a tweet that he will be sharing his own fitness challenge video soon. Kohli had challenged Mr Modi for the hash tag fitness campaign #HUM FIT TO INDIA FIT. The cricketer had...
The Central Goods and Services Tax Delhi East Commissionerate has arrested a Shahdara-based father-son duo in case of fraudulent issuance of Input Tax Credit invoices involving evasion of approximately 28 crore rupees relating to copper industry. It is the first case of arrest in Delhi, under the new tax regime...
The Odisha government has begun refunding money to small investors duped by different chit fund companies in the state. The first batch of beneficiaries comprised the small investors who had lost ten thousand rupees or less to the ponzi scheme companies, official sources said. The small depositors were identified by the...
India has moved one notch higher, to the 44th place in terms of competitiveness, in the annual rankings compiled by International Institute for Management Development IMD. The US became the most competitive economy globally driven by its strength in economic performance and infrastructure, followed by Hong Kong and Singapore in...
Indian Space Research Organisation, ISRO has said, it is looking for the participation of industries in its plan to launch 12 to 18 rockets each year. Speaking at the SUBCON-2018 at Kanyakumari, Director of ISRO Propulsion complex at Mahendragiri, S Pandian said, that the space agency wanted the industries to...
Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved Universal Service Obligation Fund supported scheme to provide mobile services at 4,072 tower locations in Left Wing Extremism affected areas. Briefing reporters on the decisions of the Cabinet in New Delhi, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, the network will...
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has said that India can progress only under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was speaking in a campaign rally in Virar, the western suburb of Mumbai, yesterday for the Palghar Lok Sabha bye poll in Maharashtra. Mr Yogi also targeted BJP's alliance...