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Prime Minister Felicitates Winners of Swachh Survekshan 2018 @ Indore- Madhya Pradesh

Prime Minister Felicitates Winners of Swachh Survekshan 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the success and milestones achieved by the Swachh Bharat Mission has been possible due to the efforts and participation by the citizens across the country. He said that there is now a perceptible positive change in the mindset of the people towards Swachhata. He emphasised on the efforts of cities of Madhya Pradesh especially Indore ...

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Think Tank lauds WCD as Best Performing Social Sector Ministry

Best Performing Social Sector Ministry

Lauding the achievements of the Ministry of Women and Child Development in delivering the promises made and for its significant achievements and initiatives from the last 4 years, SKOCH has conferred the ‘Best performing Social Sector Ministry’ award on the Ministry of Women and Child Development. Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Sanjay Gandhi has received the award on ...

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National Tribal Museum likely to be set up at Delhi- Oram

The Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Jual Oram addressing a press conference on the achievements of the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, during the last four years, in New Delhi on June 14, 2018.
The Ministers of State for Tribal Affairs, Shri Sudarshan Bhagat & Shri Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor, the Secretary, Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Ms. Leena Nair and other dignitaries are also seen.

 A National Tribal Museum along with a National Level Tribal Research Institute is proposed to be set up at Delhi by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs. Briefing media, Minister of Tribal Affairs  said that the Museum will showcase the rich tribal culture and heritage using state-of-the-art technologies. The proposal to set up the Museum and TRI has already been sent ...

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NITI Aayog Composite Water Management Index warns India of looming water crisis; aims to incentivise states on efficient water management through competitive federalism

Aimes at inspiring states and UT's undertake most efficient water management policies- Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation (WR,RD&GR) shall be releasing the NITI Aayog's Composite Water Index during a press conference soon!

The objective of Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas can be fully achieved once the benefits of the interventions reach the last mile. As a step beyond measurement of outcomes, NITI Aayog has come out with various indices that not only fulfills its mandate of cooperative and competitive federalism but also challenges States and Union Territories (UTs) them to meet the aspirations of the ...

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KVIC celebrates World Honey Bee Day in style by setting a new world record@Kupwara in Kashmir

World Honey Day celebrations in India

KVIC under Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises has created a world record of distributing maximum number of bee-boxes in one day. This was achieved by the KVIC in the Dangle Army area at Kupwara in Kashmir beating its previous best of 1000 bee boxes distributed in Kaziranga forest area among theMishing tribe on the occasion of World Honey Bee Day. Two ...

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India spearheads International Conference on the TRIPS CBD Linkage in Geneva to create roadmap to address bio-piracy

India is optimistic that during the forthcoming international conference on TRIPs CBD issues the proponents will agree on a clear roadmap for pursuing this issue at the WTO. Seen in picture is the Palais des Nations houses the European headquarters of the United Nations, and is the largest. Pic For representation purposes only.

India has taken the lead in seeking to revive WTO discussions on issues related to preventing theft of traditional knowledge. Government of India, along with the Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade and the South Centre (an inter-governmental organisation based in Geneva), are organising an International Conference on TRIPS- CBD Linkage in Geneva on 7-8 June 2018. ...

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9th edition of ‘Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav’ 2018 showcases amalgamation of Crafts, Cuisine, Culture & Art Forms

Ongoing 9th edition of ‘Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav’ under the Ministry of Culture, is underway in Tehri , Uttarakhand till 27 May 2018. Ministry of Culture has organized 8 RSM’s i.e. 2 in Delhi, 2 in Karnataka, 1 each in Varanasi, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and RSM North East in all NE State capitals.

Continuing its endeavour to promote India’s rich cultural Heritage, Ministry of Culture has organised 3 day long diversified cultural festival ‘Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav’ festival which was inaugurated on 25 May 2018 by Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Trivendra Singh Rawat, at Koti Colony, Near Tehri Lake, Uttrakhand. The North Zone Cultural Centre (NZCC), Patiala has been entrusted with the responsibility as the nodal ...

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Hyderabad hosts National-Level Celebrations @ International Day for Biodiversity 2018

International Day for Biodiversity Celebrated across the Country with National-Level Celebrations held in Hyderabad

The International Day for Biodiversity (IBD) 2018 was celebrated all over the country on 22 May 2018. The celebration of the IDB under the theme – “Celebrating 25 years of action on biodiversity” provides an opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of and threats to biodiversity, while highlighting its contribution to sustainable development.  The celebrations have been organised to mark ...

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Annual Summer Fiesta for Vacationing Children of Delhi NCR region underway at Bal Bhawan till 22 June 2018

The Minister of State for Human Resource Development, Upendra Kushwaha addressing at the inauguration of the “Summer Fiesta”, in New Delhi on May 22, 2018.

The Minister of State for Human Resources Development, inaugurated the Annual Summer Fiesta for children of Delhi NCR region in New Delhi on 22 May 2018. The Summer Fiesta has been organised by the National Bal Bhawan, an autonomous organisation under the Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of HRD for Vacationing children of Delhi NCR. The Fiesta is an ...

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‘By 2025: India hopes to double the size of its GDP to US$ 5 trillion’ with services sector as US$ 3 trillion contributor

The President, Ram Nath Kovind visiting after inaugurating the Global Exhibition on Services-2018, at Mumbai, in Maharashtra on May 15, 2018. The Governor of Maharashtra, C. Vidyasagar Rao, the Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis and other dignitaries are also seen.

Fourth Global Exhibition on Services with 500 international delegates from about 100 countries at invitation of  Ministry of Commerce and Industry of the Government of India and the Government of Maharashtra, as well as their partners, the Confederation of Indian Industry and the Services Export Promotion Council to promote the Indian services domain and enlarge and deepen India’s engagement with the global services sector was inaugurated by ...

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Two month long ‘India & The World – A History in Nine Stories’ exhibition offers insights into two million years of history

The Minister of State for Culture Mahesh Sharma and the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport, UK, Matt Hancock visiting  the exhibition ‘India & The World – A History in Nine Stories’, in New Delhi on May 11, 2018.

Ministerial Opening of the exhibition ‘India & The World – A History in Nine Stories’ by Minister of State for Culture(I/c) and Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Govt of India, Mahesh Sharma and UK Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Matt Hancock MP was held on 11th May 2018 at the National Museum auditorium, ...

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15th Asia Media Summit with theme ‘Telling Our Stories – Asia and More’ starts today in New Delhi

Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani would be presiding as the Chief Guest over the Inaugural ceremony of the 15th Asia Media Summit today on 10th May.

The 15th Asia Media Summit (AMS) 2018 is being hosted by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India, jointly with the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi and Broadcast Engineering Consultants India Limited (BECIL), from 10th-12th May, 2018 in New Delhi.  Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting and Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani would be presiding as the Chief Guest over ...

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