Thursday, January 20, 2022
Virtual India CEO forum on Climate Change Chaired by Union Minister Prakash Javadekar The India CEO Forum on Climate Change was held virtually on November 5 which was chaired by Union Minister Prakash Keshav Javadekar, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change (MoEF&CC). It focuses on sustainable partnership...
Union Minister Harsh Vardhan releases NCAER Report on Estimation of Economic benefits of Investment in NMM & HPC On November 3, 2020, Union Minister for Earth Science (MoES), Harsh Vardhan released the report “Estimating the Economic Benefits of Investment in National Monsoon Mission (NMM) and High-Performance Computing (HPC)...
Harsh Vardhan Launches DST Initiative SERB–POWER for Women Scientists On October 29, 2020 Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology e-launched a scheme titled ‘SERB- POWER’(Science and Engineering Research Board-Promoting Opportunities for Women in Exploratory Research),which is designed exclusively for women scientists. The scheme has been initiated...
UP Emerge as Top Domestic Tourists Destination in 2019 & Secures 3rd Rank in Attracting Foreign Tourists in 2019: ITS 2020 As per, Ministry of Tourism annual publication titled ‘India Tourism Statistics(ITS) at a Glance – 2020’, Uttar Pradesh(UP), tops the Domestic Tourist Visits list 2019, with ~53.6...
14 States reported reduction in prevalence of Soil-Transmitted Helminthiases (STH): MoHFW In accordance with the Ministry of Health And Family Welfare (MoHFW) Fourteen states have reported a reduction in parasitic intestinal worm infection or Soil-Transmitted Helminthiases (STH) which has a harmful effect on children’s physical growth and can cause anaemia and under-nutrition.
Shri Parshottam Rupala Launched Rs.10,000 cr Ayushman Sahakar for creation of healthcare by cooperatives On the lines of the cooperative hospitals in Kerala, on October 18, 2020, Union Minister of State for Agriculture Shri Parshottam Rupala launched a new scheme of National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) namely “Ayushman...
CRPF Collaborates with IIT Delhi, DRDO and JATC to Augment its R&D Capabilities On October 17, 2020 In order to augment its Research and Development(R&D) capabilities, The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has collaborated with Indian Institutes of Technology(IIT) Delhi, Defence Research and Development Organisation(DRDO), and Joint Advanced...
Nitin Gadkari Launched Blasting Process for one of the Asia’s Longest bi-directional Road Tunnel “Zojila Tunnel” in J&K On October 15, 2020, during a virtual ceremony, Union Minister Nitin Jairam Gadkari of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) & Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MoMSME)...
Atal Innovation Mission, CGI India sign SOI to boost innovation in Schools On October 13, 2020, Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog signed a Statement of Intent (SOI) with CGI India to promote innovation in schools. Key Points:i.CGI India will adopt 100 schools with Atal...
Kerala Govt Sets Up ‘Kerala Karshaka Kshemanidhi Board’, 1st of its Kind Welfare Board for Upliftment of Farmers Kerala Government has formed ‘Kerala Karshaka Kshemanidhi Board’ (Kerala Farmers Welfare Fund Board) – a Board for upliftment of Farmers in the State. It is the first time in India...