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Finance Commission to visit Gujarat from Sunday

July 20, 2018

The Fifteenth Finance Commission of the Government of India is visiting the state of Gujarat from 22nd to 25th July 2018. The Commission led by the Chairman ShriN.K.Singh, Members – ShriShaktikanta Das, Dr. Anoop Singh, Dr. Ashok Lahiri, Dr. Ramesh Chand and Secretary ShriArvind Mehta along with other officialswill have meetings with Chief Minister, Ministers […]

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Development of agriculture sector

July 20, 2018

The Government is aiming to reorient the agriculture sector by focusing on an income-centeredness in addition to pure production centeredness approach. The Department has, therefore, been implementing various schemes to meet this objective viz. Soil Health Card (SHC) scheme, Neem Coated Urea, Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY), Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY), National Agriculture […]

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Reconstitution of National Bamboo Mission

July 20, 2018

The restructured National Bamboo Mission (NBM) has been launched this year with the approval of Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) vide order No. CCEA/13/2018 (i) dated 26th April, 2018 under the National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA) for implementation with the objectives inter alia: To increase the area under bamboo plantation in non forest […]

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Promoting paddy sowing machines

July 20, 2018

The training and demonstration on paddy sowing machine is provided at Farm Machinery Training & Testing Institute (FMTTI) located at Budni , (M.P.), Hisar (Haryana) , Ananatapur (A.P.) and Biswanath Chariali (Assam) ; and also through ICAR’s  All India Crop Research Projects (AICRP) located at TNAU , Coimbatore , IIT Kharagpur , OUAT, Bhubaneswar, NERIST […]

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Address by the Hon’ble President of India Shri Ram NathKovind at the 64th annual convocation of IIT Kharagpur

July 20, 2018

[unable to retrieve full-text content] It gives me great pleasure to be here for the 64th annual convocation of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. This is a pioneering institute. It was the first of the IITs in our country and in a sense marked the beginning of technical and engineering education after Independence.

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CPWD Planting 50,000 Trees in Delhi- Installing Rain Water Harvesting System and Waste Water Recycling Plant in all its Major Projects as a Part of Water Conservation Measure

July 20, 2018

CPWD Planting 50,000 Trees in Delhi- Installing Rain Water Harvesting System and Waste Water Recycling Plant in all its Major Projects as a Part of Water Conservation Measure Solar Plants of 13.3 MWP Capacity, Have Been Installed in Central Government Buildings Across the Country by CPWD Under ‘Sugamya Bharat’ Mission, CPWD Making Public Buildings Completely […]

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President of India addresses annual convocation of IIT Kharagpur; says exchange of ideas with the world has contributed to our policy choices and our development and we must continue to celebrate this

July 20, 2018

The President of India, Shri Ram NathKovind, graced and addressed the 64th annual convocation of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur today (July 20, 2018) in Kharagpur, West Bengal. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that IIT Kharagpur has its origins in a committee that was set up by the government shortly after Independence […]

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Text of PM’s interaction with the beneficiaries of Rural Electrification and SaubhagyaYojana

July 19, 2018

आज मुझे देश के उन 18 हजार गांव के आप सब बंधु से मिलने का मौका मिला है, जिनके यहां पहली बार बिजली पहुंची है। सदियां बीत गईं अंधेरे में गुजारा किया और शायद सोचा भी नहीं होगा कि आपके गांव में कभी उजाला आयेगा कि, नहीं आएगा। आज मेरे लिये ये भी खुशी की […]

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Election Commissioner Shri Sunil Arora Inaugurates a new Manufacturing Facility For EVM Production At Bharat Electronics Limited, Bangalore.

July 19, 2018

Election Commissioner Shri Sunil Arora Inaugurates a new Manufacturing Facility For EVM Production At Bharat Electronics Limited, Bangalore. Braille EPICards were also Distributed for the First Time in Karnataka to Visually Impaired Voters              The Election Commissioner Shri Sunil Arora today visited Bharat Electronics Limited, Bangalore. BEL has established state-of-the-art secure manufacturing facilities for manufacture […]

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Rashtrapati Bhavan Hosts A One-Day Meeting of Directors of 59 Central Institutes of Higher Learning

July 19, 2018

Rashtrapati Bhavan hosted a one-day meeting of directors of 59 institutes of higher learning in the fields of information technology, engineering science and technology, and planning and architecture, today (July 19, 2018). This is part of regular interactions of the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, with such institutions in his capacity as visitor […]

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