Indian Polity

Indo and Israel vows to shape future of world together; eye four fold jump in bilateral trade

India Israeli ties got a shot on the arm from the very start when Prime Minister,  Narendra Modi welcomed the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, on his arrival, at Air Force Station, Palam, in New Delhi on January 14, 2018.

Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India and Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, on 15 January 2018 expressed their unwavering belief that the two countries can together shape the future of their countries and the world. “In India, we have been taking steady steps over three years at both macro as well as micro-level, to make a difference. Our motto is: Reform, ...

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PM inaugurates new metro link between Noida and Delhi; lauds Yogi for redefining governance & ending Noida-Jinx

PM Narendra Modi flagging off the Metro Magenta Line from Botanical Garden to Kalkaji Mandir, at Noida, Uttar Pradesh on December 25, 2017. The Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Ram Naik, the Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, the MoS Culture Mahesh Sharma, the MoS Housing and Urban Affairs,  Hardeep Singh Puri and other dignitaries are also seen.

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on 25 December 2017 inaugurated a new metro link between Noida and Delhi. He unveiled a plaque at Botanical Garden Metro Station, to mark the inauguration of a portion of the Magenta Line of the Delhi Metro, connecting Botanical Garden in Noida with Kalkaji Mandir in South Delhi. He also travelled briefly on the metro train, ...

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Anti Pollution Drive in January 2018 to tackle air pollution in Delhi

India is host to World Environment Day 2018 celebrations. Seen here in the pic is Harsh Vardhan chairing the meeting to tackle the issue of air pollution along with Chief Minister of Delhi NCTArvind Kejriwal and other dignitaries on 12 December 2017.

To work in a collaborative manner on tackling the issue of air pollution in Delhi- in a high profile meeting led by the Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Harsh Vardhan, Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Minister for PWD, Government of Delhi, Satendra Jain, Minister for Environment, Government of Uttar Pradesh, Dara Singh Chauhan, Environment  Minister, Government of ...

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AAP government adopts zero tolerance stance on medical negligence, cancels Max Super Speciality Hospital permit on prima facie gross medical negligence

Arvind Kejriwal on zero tolerance against medical negligence

In quest for ensuring affordable and quality healthcare services, Chief Minister of NCT, Arvind Kejriwal reacting on the cancellation of the license of Max Super Speciality Hospital Shalimar Bagh on 8 December 2017 said that the AAP Government gives top priority to education and health sector for people of India and the government will not tolerate any entity causing harm ...

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Pilot test for Northeast Hill Area Development Programme approved: Jitendra Singh

DONER Minister Jitendra Singh at the inauguration of the two-week “Northeast handicraft-cum-handloom Exhibition cum Sale”, in New Delhi on December 03, 2017.

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Jitendra Singh on 03 December 2017 committed Rs. 90 crore for “Northeast Hill Area Development” beginning from Tamenglong district on a pilot basis, in the first phase, for a period of two years. Speaking to media persons after ...

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India’s successes over Malaria led to reduction of the burden of malaria for the entire South-East Asia region

The Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, J.P. Nadda  addressing the High level round table on “Accelerating the Elimination of Malaria in the South-East Asia Region”, in New Delhi on November 29, 2017.

India has reduced its new malaria cases by one third, and even crossed the malaria mortality targets of 2020. This was stated by J P Nadda, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare at the High Level Roundtable on “Accelerating the Elimination of Malaria in the South-East Asia Region”, here on 29 November 2017. J P Nadda further said that ...

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India Youth Development Index on lines of HDI to better address Youth Issues across States

The Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports (I/C) and Information & Broadcasting, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore releasing the India Youth Development Index and Report 2017, in New Delhi, on November 13, 2017. The Secretary, Youth Affairs, Dr. A.K. Dubey and the Director, RGNIYD, Prof. (Dr) Madan Mohan Goel are also seen.

Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports (Independent Charge) Rajyavardhan Rathore on 13 November 2017 released the India Youth Development Index and Report 2017 with objective of constructing the India Youth Development Index (YDI) 2017 is to track the trends in Youth Development across the States. The Index enables recognising the high and low performing states, identifies the weak domains ...

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Naidu inaugurates CVC’s Vigilance week 2017 with ‘My Vision-Corruption-free India’ theme

The Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu releasing the booklet ‘Preventive Vigilance Initiatives’, at the ‘Vigilance Awareness Week’ function, organised by the Central Vigilance Commission, in New Delhi on October 30, 2017.
 Union Minister Jitendra Singh, the Cabinet Secretary, P.K. Sinha and the Central Vigilance Commissioner, Shri K.V. Chowdary are also seen.

Justice should not only be done, but should also be seen to be done is a basic fundamental of law of natural justice and likewise in world’s biggest democracy- democratic governance should be made available to all in a free and fair manner! The Vice-President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu at the inauguration of the Vigilance Awareness Week, 2017 on 30th October 2017 said that we must ensure that ...

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New India, Skill India hogs limelight at 48th conference of Governors 

Pic showing President of India with dignitaries at 48th Conference of Governors concluded at Rashtrapati Bhavan

In India federal structure, Governors had been earmarked a very important role! The Conference of Governors as a tradition is almost as old as Independence. The first Conference of Governors was held at Rashtrapati Bhavan in 1949, which was presided over by C. Rajagopalachari, Governor General of India. Since then, 48 such Conferences have been organised in Rashtrapati Bhavan, including the one ...

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Gujarat Tourism to get shot in the arm with greenfield airport for Rajkot and bridge between Okha and Beyt Dwarka

With aim to add tangible touches to his 'Mann Ki Baat', urging countrymen to travel widely across India to internalise and learn meaningful life changing experiences from its diversity-  Prime Minister,  Narendra Modi being received by the Chief Minister of Gujarat, Shri Vijay Rupani, on his arrival, at Jamnagar, Gujarat on October 07, 2017.

The laying of foundation stone of new greenfield airport for Rajkot and bridge between Okha and Beyt Dwarka in Gujarat should ideally had been claimed as part of the otherwise not so enthusing ‘Paryatan Parv’ initiative being run the Department of Tourism, since not long back it had announced PM Modi as its brand ambassador. But, then government departments can take long even to make good ...

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Clean India is foundation of a healthy India: Kovind

The President, Ram Nath Kovind addressing at the launch of the Urban Maharashtra Open Defecation Free (ODF), at Mumbai, in Maharashtra on October 01, 2017.

Cleanliness and hygiene are essential for good health and the guiding force of the Swachh Bharat Mission that Prime Minister of India has initiated- thinking of it to become a mass movement and bring in participation of the entire nation. Many states, entities, organisations and individuals have joined hands over the past three years and particularly the movement seemingly has got further ...

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India- Norway Health sector partnership get renewed thrust till 2020

The Secretary (Health and Family Welfare), C.K. Mishra and the Ambassador of the Norway to India, Nils Ragnar Kamsvag exchanging after signing a Letter of Intent in the health sector under the Indo-Norwegian Collaboration 2018-20, in New Delhi on September 28, 2017. The AS & MD (NHM), Manoj Jhalani and other dignitaries are also seen.

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India signed a Letter of Intent with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Norway to extend the cooperation within health sector through the Norway India Partnership Initiative (NIPI) for a period of three years starting from 2018, on 28 September 2017. C K Mishra, Secretary (HFW) and Nils Ragnar Kamsvag, ...

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