Ministry of Tribal Affairs joins hands with KVIC for employment generation for tribals

The Ministry of Tribal Affairs has joined hands with the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) for employment Generation Program. The ministry will purchase Khadi fabric for tribal students and an MoU for this has been signed between the two. The agreement was signed in the presence of Nitin Gadkari, Minister of MSME and Arjun […]

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National Highway construction on fast track mode with record 534 km construction in one week

Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has constructed 8169 Km from April last year to 15th January 2021 with a speed of over 28.16 km per day. In the last fiscal it had constructed 7573 Km roads. Even the ministry has created a record by constructing 534 km of national highway last week between 8th […]

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Department of Food and Public Distribution notifies modified scheme for ethanol distillation

Department of Food and Public Distribution has come up with a modified scheme to increase the capacity of ethanol distillation to fulfil the requirement of  1st generation ethanol. It has modified and notified the scheme for providing financial assistance to the project proponents to enhance their ethanol distillation capacity. The scheme is also meant to […]

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India signs MoU with Japan to augment cooperation in Information and Communications Technologies

India has joined hands with Japan to strengthen cooperation in 5G technologies field, besides telecom security, spectrum management, submarine optical fiber cable system to islands of India, smart cities, disaster management, public safety and high altitude platform for broadband in unconnected areas, among others. The MoU agreement for this joint endeavour was signed between depart […]

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Milk marketers report robust milk sales at the end of 2020

Milk Marketing Federation of Gujarat has informed to have register 8 per cent rise in milk sales in December last year, however milk sales in restaurants, hotels and canteen segments have witnessed 40 per cent below normal during this period. While at the same time, Amul, witnessed record milk sales in December, Mother Dairy has […]

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Infosys reports 16.8 % Y-O-Y increase in consolidated net profit in third quarter of this fiscal

Infosys has reported consolidated net profit at Rs 5,215 crore for the third quarter of this fiscal and it’s a 16.8 per cent, year-on-year (YOY). The gross revenue for this quarter rose 12.3 per cent YOY to Rs 25927 crore. The company has raised revenue guidance band to approx. 5 per cent and the earning […]

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Kerala joins the league of the states completing ease of doing business reform

Kerala has achieved the distinction of becoming eighth state in the country to undertake “Ease of Doing Business” reform successfully. Thus, the State has become eligible to mobilise additional financial resources of Rs.2,373 crore through Open Market Borrowings. These eight States will now be granted additional borrowing permission of Rs.23,149 crore. The other seven states […]

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President Kovind addressed 16th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Convention

President Ram Nath Kovind while speaking  at the valedictory session of the 16th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas convention through video conferencing said that it’s an occasion to recall the ideals of Gandhiji for individual as well as collective life. He said the Indian diaspora champions Indian’s cause on global stage and that on this day in […]

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Aerial ground survey for Delhi-Varansi High Speed Rail Corridor begins

The work for High Speed Rail Network between Delhi-Varanasi has been started with the beginning of aerial ground survey through a helicopter fitted with imagery sensors and Aerial Light Detection and Ranging Survey (LiDAR). Through the first flight of this helicopter, the imagery sensors captured the related data to the ground survey. It is through […]

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