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Sports In North East gets a boost with National Sports University Ordinance, 2018

TransformingNorthEast DoNERwithU

National Sports University Ordinance, 2018 has come into force as the President of India has given his assent to the Union Cabinet’s decision to promulgate the said Ordinance. Earlier, the Union Cabinet, in its meeting held on 23rd May, 2018, had decided to approve the proposal of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports to promulgate the National Sports University ...

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NIDM Centre to help Southern States build infrastructure to tackle multiple disaster challenges: VP

The Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu releasing the souvenir at an event to lay the foundation stone for National Institute of Disaster Management, in Kondapavuluru, Andhra Pradesh on May 22, 2018. 
The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju, the Minister for Law& Justice, Andhra Pradesh, Shri Kollu Ravindra and other dignitaries are also seen.

The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Southern parts of the country are prone to multiple disaster challenges –  hence require the NIDM Centre to help these states build infrastructure to tackle disasters. He was addressing the gathering after laying foundation stone for National Institute of Disaster Management, in Kondapavuluru, Andhra Pradesh on 22 May 2018. The ...

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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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Indore, Bhopal & Chandigarh emerge as top 3 Cleanest cities in India @ Swachhata Survekshan 2018

Swachhata Survekshan 2018 Winners

Hardeep Puri, Minister for Housing & Urban Affairs has congratulated the winners of Swachh Survekshan 2018 while announcing the results at the National Media Centre 16 May 2018.  The Swachh Survekshan 2018 assessed 4203 Urban Local Bodies and was organised by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA), under the aegis of the Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban). The exercise undertaken ...

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DONER rings Ministry of Tourism to identify projects and fast track development of tourism in the North Eastern states

The Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region Jitendra Singh holding a meeting with the Minister of State for Tourism Alphons Kannanthanam, in New Delhi on May 11, 2018.

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Jitendra Singh held a meeting with the Union Minister of state for Tourism (I/C) and Electronics and Information Technology K.J. Alphons on 11 May 2018. During the meeting, they discussed proposals for identifying ...

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One State Many Worlds- Karnataka set to rework its marketing strategy with new Director Ramu B. IAS

Ramu.B- IAS- took on charge as Director Tourism- Karnataka and is keen to market the state to different kind of people!

Mr.Ramu.B, IAS  on 24th April 2018 took charge as the director of the Karnataka state tourism department. The 2010-batch IAS officer, Ramu.B, IAS had earlier served as the District Collector  in Chamarajanagar.  He said his priority in the new role would be to improve the marketing of Karnataka tourism. “One State Many Worlds” is all about selling an experience. It should ...

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New India’s Smart Cities@ Diu to run on 100% Renewable Energy during Daytime; Jaipur signs 700 vendors for Night bazaar; Bengaluru to develop Intelligent Traffic Management Solution

Jaipur Smart City to develop night bazaar at Chaura Rasta, in the heart of Pink city

New India will emerge with new smart cities that offer citizens and attract international tourists alike with state-of-the-art modern infrastructure. As a first in the evolution of new generation of smart cities:  has become the first city in India, that runs on 100% renewable energy during daytime setting a new benchmark for other cities to become clean and green. Diu ...

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Chambal Expressway connecting Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to boost real estate prices in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

Roads to Wealth! Chambal Expressway connecting Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to boost real estate prices in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. Also- India has recently  embarked on a phased e-way Bill System for Inter-State movement of goods from 1st April 2018, which promises transporters  host of new enabling provision for the logistics players.

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari has announced development of a new highway alignment between Delhi and Mumbai. A sum of one lakh crore rupees will be spent on this expressway. The Minister also disclosed plans for a Chambal Expressway which would be connected to this Delhi-Mumbai Expressway, and ...

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First States Meeting of NITI Forum for North East @ Agartala

The Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Jitendra Singh along with the Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, Rajiv Kumar at the first meeting of newly constituted NITI Forum for North East, in Agartala on April 10, 2018.

The first meeting of Newly constituted NITI Forum for North East will be held in Agartala, Tripura today on 10 April 2018. The meeting will be chaired by the Vice-Chairman, NITI Aayog, Rajeev Kumar and the co-Minister of State (Independent Charge), Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Jitendra Singh. Chief Ministers of NE States and leading lights from the region will attend the ...

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With Inland ferry services in the port city of Vasco; Goa eye ‘Cruise destination’ tag in future

The Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Nitin Gadkari at the inauguration of the Inland Ferry Services, in Goa on March 20, 2018.

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari on 20 March 2018 inaugurated the Inland ferry services in the port city of Vasco in Goa. In his keynote address, the Minister said that while addressing the needs of the poor, environment and ecosystem must be given its due priority. To achieve this, ...

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PM launches National Nutrition Mission and expansion of Beti Bachao Beti Padhao@ Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan

International Health Day 2018

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi launched the National Nutrition Mission and Pan India Expansion of Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) covering all 640 districts of the Country at a mega event held at Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan on 8 March 2018. The Prime Minister also awarded ten districts for showing outstanding performance in the areas ...

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Maharashtra, Assam and Chhattisgarh tableaus win top laurels @ Republic Day 2018

The Union Minister for Defence, Nirmala Sitharaman presenting the award for the best tableau in Republic Day Parade 2018 to Maharashtra tableau depicting coronation of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, at makeshift Rashtriya Rangshala Camp, in New Delhi on January 28, 2018.

Among total of 23 tableaux, out of which 14 from States & Union Territories, two from Ministry of External Affairs depicting long socio-cultural, religious, educational & trade relations between India & ASEAN countries and the rest of the tableaux from other Ministries/Departments participated in this year’s Republic Day Parade. Tableau from Maharashtra depicting coronation of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was awarded the ...

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