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  • President calls upon doctor fraternity to serve in rural India

        New Delhi; President Pranab Mukherjee has called upon the doctor fraternity to serve in the rural India especially the poor population of the nation and added that it is the responsibility of doctors to see the health care of nation. He advised doctors to remember their responsibility towards the society of this multi […]

    Rural sector shows sign of life as NDA govt completes 2 years: Foreign Media

    New Delhi ; Foreign media says rural sector is showing

    Now ministers can approve non-plan proposals of up to Rs 500 crore

        New Delhi ; The Ministers can now approve non-plan expenditure proposals of up to Rs. 500 crore as against the earlier limit of Rs. 150 crore.   In a official release, the Finance Ministry said, as per the new directives, competent authority to approve scheme or project between 75 crore and 500 crore […]

    Centre to allocate Rs. 2 lakh crore to Gujarat for roads, ports development

      New Delhi ; Centre will allocate Rs. 2 lakh crore to Gujarat for the development of roads and ports during the next three years.   Union Minister Nitin Gadkari made the announcement at the foundation stone laying ceremony for the construction of the 256-Km long four-lane national highway connecting pilgrimage town of Somnath with […]

    Registration must include woman’s name under PMAY urban: Venkaiah Naidu

      New Delhi ;Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu has said, it would be mandatory for houses built in urban areas under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, to be registered in the name of a woman alone or jointly with a man.   Mr Naidu, who also holds the Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation […]

    Dr Jitendra Singh and Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar inaugurate Exhibition-cum-Sale of Handicraft and Handloom Products from the North Eastern states

      New Delhi ; Union Minister of State for Textiles (Independent Charge), Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar and Union Minister of State (I/C) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports, MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh, jointly inaugurated here today […]

    African students in India should have no reason to fear for their safety and security, Says President

    New Delhi ; The participants of the Seventh Annual Heads of Missions Conference called on President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee today (May 30, 2016) at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that recent attacks on African students were extremely painful to him personally because he as a student, political activist and […]

    Centre asks States to prevent diversion of 14th Finance Commission Grants meant for Urban Local Bodies Insists on utilization of Rs.87,144 cr Grant only for basic urban services like sanitation, water supply Seeks utilization reports for 2015-16 by end of next month States to pay Bank rate of interest to ULBs for delayed transfer of grants

                New Delhi ;   Central Government has asked the States to prevent diversion and misuse of 14th Finance Commission (FFC) Grants meant for Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) and ensure their utilization only for improving delivery of basic urban services like sanitation, water supply, solid and liquid waste management, storm water drains, maintenance of community assets, […]

    Japanese companies interested to invest in India’s infrastructure: FM

        New Delhi ; Japanese conglomerate SoftBank and a number of investors of Japan have shown keen interest in investing in India’s infrastructure growth story.   Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said this in Tokyo on Sunday as he kicked off his 6-day visit to Japan aimed at attracting investments from Asia’s second biggest economy. […]

    Will not lead country on wrong path: Modi

        New Delhi; Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, he will not lead the country on a wrong path as followed by the previous governments.   He accused the previous governments of yielding to pressure from various lobbies including diesel and petrol ones.   He was addressing a public meeting at Davangere in Karnataka […]