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    Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu launches PMC’s municipal bond listing at BSE

    Union Minister for Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Information and Broadcasting M Venkaiah Naidu struck the ‘Gong’ at Bombay Stock Exchange, marking the listing of Pune Municipal Corporation bonds.  This is happening after over 15 years of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation selling the bonds for the first time in 1998. This is India’s […]


    2 % interest subsidy on short term farm loans

    New Delhi: The Government has approved two percent interest subsidy on farm loans and additional three percent for timely repayments. The approval was given for short term crop loans to farmers for the current year. A decision in this regard was taken during a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday. The scheme will apply to short term […]


    Cabinet approves pharma mission to develop bio pharmaceuticals

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given its approval for Industry-Academia Collaborative Mission for accelerating discovery and research to early development for biopharmaceuticals. The Mission will be implemented by the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council, a Public Sector Undertaking of Department of Biotechnology. It will be a Pan-India program and help in preparing India’s […]


    Parl makes efforts to promote women for active participation in public life: Sumitra Mahajan

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today said the Indian Parliament is making consistent efforts to promote women for their active participation in public life involving policy making, legislature and executive. Participating as Chief Guest at the valedictory programme of the three-day National Women’s Parliament at the holy confluence of Rivers Krishna and Godavari […]


    Progressive steps by Agriculture Ministry

    1. PRADHAN MANTRI FASAL BIMA YOJANA: About 309 lakh farmers of 23 states had been covered under Fasal Beema during previous Kharif Season 2015 in which 294 lakh farmers were lonee and 15 lakh farmers were non-lonee.  During Kharif 2016, however, 366.64 lakh farmers have been covered out of which 264.04 lakh farmers are lonee […]


    Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket was US$ 47.75 per bbl on 18.08.2016

      New Delhi; The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 47.75 per barrel (bbl) on 18.08.2016. This was higher than the price of US$ 46.74 per bbl on previous publishing day of 17.08.2016. In […]

    PM to chair NITI Aayog meeting today; to give shape to 15-year vision document

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a meeting of NITI Aayog in New Delhi today to give a concrete shape to 15-year vision document for accelerating all round development of the nation. During the meeting, NITI Aayog will make a presentation to the Prime Minister on the progress made so far on the […]


    Notification for implementation of 7th Pay Commission issued

    New Delhi: The Centre has on Tuesday issued notification for the implementation of 7th Pay Commission. With the issuance of notification, 4.8 million central government employees and 5.2 million pensioners will get the increased payout from their August salaries. The Cabinet had approved the recommendations made by the 7th pay commission in June. The 7th […]


    Jaitely to meet State FMs today on GST bill

    New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will chair a meeting of Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers on Goods and Services Tax (GST) in New Delhi this afternoon. They will discuss proposed amendments to the GST Bill that has been passed by the Lok Sabha but is stuck in the Rajya Sabha. The Bill […]


    Review Meeting held under Secretary, DEA to monitor the action taken by various investigating and enforcement agencies

    New Delhi; The Government of India, through regular Review Meetings, has been constantly monitoring the action taken by investigating and enforcement agencies for violations of law, criminal offences and default in payments to investors on the platform of National Spot Exchange Limited (NSEL). Investigations and other enforcement measures are being taken by the Economic Offences […]