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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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Niti Aayog’s Venture Capital Symposium 2018 draws global attention as many new Venture Funds commit to set up office in India

Niti Aayog's Venture Capital Symposium 2018 is all set to deepen the economic relationships between France and India, following the visit of French President Emmanuel Macron. Seen in the picture is the CEO, NITI Aayog, Amitabh Kant, the Ambassador of France to India, Alexandre Ziegler and other dignitaries at the Venture Capital Symposium with French investors, organised by the NITI Aayog, in New Delhi on May 18, 2018.

NITI Aayog, in association with Vision India Foundation, is organising the Venture Capital Symposium 2018 to deepen the economic relationships between France and India. Following the visit of French President Emmanuel Macron, 20 of the biggest French venture capital and private equity funds are coming to India to explore investment opportunities. The Venture Capital Symposium 2018 is a three day ...

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‘Samarth’ to skill one million youth for gainful and sustainable employment in the textile sector

The Union Minister for Textiles and Information & Broadcasting, Smriti Irani chairing the Stakeholders meeting on ‘Samarth’ - Scheme for Capacity Building in Textiles Sector, in New Delhi on May 14, 2018.

A meeting of stakeholders on Samarth – Scheme for Capacity Building in Textile Sector under the Skill India Mission was held in New Delhi on 14th May 2018 to familiarise the stakeholders about the scheme and its guidelines. The meeting was chaired by Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani. The broad objective of the new scheme is to skill the ...

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Human Resource Development Ministry Launches Unnat Bharat Abhiyan 2.0 aimed at Rural India

In File Picture- Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Prakash Javadekar is seen at the recent  Smart India Hackathon 2018, in New Delhi on March 30, 2018.

Human Resource Development Ministry on 25 April 2018 launched Unnat Bharat Abhiyan 2.0 in New Delhi. Addressing the launching ceremony at AICTE headquarters through video message, Minister of Human Resource Development  Prakash Javadekar said that the students are the real agents of change who can develop, empower and brighten the future of the country. Javadekar said that Unnat Bharat Abhiyan 2.0 is ...

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NITI Aayog opens Atal New India Challenge for NewAge smart solutions from 26 April 2018; Grant upto Rs One Crore and mentorship to winning ideas

Atal New India Challenge 2018 will be run in collaboration with five ministries and boost StartUps with rewards and mentorship!

The Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) under the NITI Aayog shall be launching the Atal New India Challenge on Thursday, 26th April 2018 in the presence of Rajiv Kumar, Vice-Chairman, NITI Aayog, Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Radha Mohan Singh, Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Hardeep Singh Puri, ...

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Goa to be Developed as Tourism Cum Cargo Hub: Suresh Prabhu

Union Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu addressing media persons at Dabolim Airport, Goa on 16 April 2018

Central government in the collaboration with state government and private partners is working on to promote Goa as a tourism destination as well as a cargo hub, stated Union Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu. He was addressing media persons at Dabolim Airport, Goa after the inspection of ongoing renovation work. Union Minister of State for AYUSH (I/C) Shripad Naik, ...

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Textiles Minister emphasises need of Skill Development in Craft Sector

Textiles Minister Smriti Zubin Irani Visiting Crafts Fair at Greater Noida on 16 April 2018

Union Minister of Textiles and Information & Broadcasting, Smriti Zubin Irani inaugurated the 7thedition of Home Expo India 2018 at India Expo Centre and Mart, Greater Noida on 16 April 2018. While inaugurating the Expo, Irani applauded the Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) for taking new initiatives for the promotion and development of handicrafts sector. She also complemented the EPCH for ...

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106th Indian Science Congress to be held in Bhopal

Governor of Manipur- Najma Heptullah expressing her thoughts on  theme of this year’s Indian Science Congress  at Imphal

Exhorting the scientific fraternity to develop a scientific temper at the grassroots level, Governor of Manipur, Najma Heptullah has said that it is the responsibility of the scientific community to develop young minds to further research in our country. She averred that India is becoming a powerhouse of scientific thought.  Expressing her thoughts on the theme of this year’s Indian ...

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NITI Aayog launches Women Entrepreneurship Platform on International Women’s Day

The CEO, NITI Aayog, Amitabh Kant launching the Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) on the International Women’s Day, in New Delhi on March 08, 2018.

NITI Aayog launched the Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP), on the occasion of International Women’s Day on 8 March 2018. The initiative is aimed at building an ecosystem for women across India to realise their entrepreneurial aspirations, scale-up innovative initiatives and chalk-out sustainable, long-term strategies for their businesses. CEO, NITI Aayog, Amitabh Kant, launched the WEP platform at NITI Aayog premises ...

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Skill India to get young survivors of human trafficking a new lease of life

President of India calls human trafficking a social evil and a crime against humanity at an event to launch a skilling initiative by an NGO on eve of International Women's Day 2018

The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, met survivors of human trafficking on the occasion of International Women’s Day at Rashtrapati Bhavan today and also launched a skills training programme for the young survivors, organised by an NGO, Justice and Care. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that human trafficking is a social evil. It is not a common crime ...

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Skiiling and Re-skilling key to growth amid disruptive tech era: Experts @ CII Industrial Relations Summit

Expert panel led by  Kalpana Rajsinghot, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Labour & Employment @ CII Industrial Relations Summit held on 1 March 2018

CII Industrial Relations Summit brought together IR professionals, CEOs, Senior professionals from across the country to deliberate on issues such as Impact of Leadership on Employee Relations; Employee Engagement with Shopfloor Associates; Preventive Approach in Employee Relations : Listening through Grievance handling; Initiative on Labour reforms – win win strategy. Here is the key takeaways from experts. Beginning with Kalpana Rajsinghot, ...

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Charting New India’s Global Integration Strategy@ 24th edition of CII’s Partnership Summit

Vice President of India to inaugurate 24th edition of CII’s Partnership Summit to be held in Vishakhapatnam on February 24-26, 2018. (File Pic of CII Partnership Summit 2017)

Over 2500 delegates from India and 40 countries will converge in Vishakhapatnam from 24-26 February 2018 for The Partnership Summit 2018 starting today. The 24th edition of The Partnership Summit is a unique platform that would enable close examination of the partnerships and synergies that spark the next phase of global growth and develop strong multi-country linkages and networks to assist ...

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