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Environment Minister Dedicates Faclities to People under Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana in Madhya Pradesh

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 hour ago
The Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Shri Anil Madhav Dave, dedicated a number of facilities the people of Jahanpur Gram Panchayat in district Sihor in Madhya Pradesh under Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana, yesterday. The village houses about 100 families. The Minister dedicated a night shelter, particularly for the benefit of people performing a circumambulation (Parikarama) of River Narmada. A toilet has also been constructed to prevent people from defecating in the open. Shri Dave also inaugurated a water filter plant, with an objectiv... more »

PM Shri Narendra Modi greets the people on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 hour ago
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted the people on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan. “Best wishes to everyone on this very special day of Raksha Bandhan. रक्षाबंधन की ढेरों शुभकामनाएं। ", the Prime Minister said. Courtesy: pib.nic.in

2nd Meeting of BRICS Ministers for Disaster Management to be held in Udaipur, Rajasthan on August 22-23, 2016

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 17 hours ago
The 2nd Meeting of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China & South Africa) Ministers for Disaster Management will be held in Udaipur, Rajasthan on August 22-23, 2016. The two-day meeting will focus on two distinct but inter-related themes: a) Flood Risk Management; and b) Forecasting of Extreme Weather Events in the context of Changing Climate. It is a follow up of the 1st meeting of the BRICS Ministers for Disaster Management convened by the Russian Federation in St. Petersburg on April 19-20, 2016. Recognizing the common challenge posed by natural and man-made disasters, BRICS countr... more »

India and Bangladesh to jointly produce documentary on 1971 war of Independence of Bangladesh

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 21 hours ago
AIR to launch Akashvani Maitree on 23rd August Shri Venkaiah Naidu meets Mr. Hasanul Haq Inu, Bangladesh Information Minister Shri M Venkaiah Naidu, Minister for Information and Broadcasting said that information dissemination is critical to counter terrorism which is a common issue plaguing both India and Bangladesh. Timely and correct dissemination of information will prevent rumors and falsehood, while at the same time, build the spirit of cooperation and understanding between people. The Minister stated this during his discussions with Minister of Information, Government of Peop... more »

India and Bangladesh to jointly produce documentary on 1971 war of Independence of Bangladesh

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 22 hours ago
AIR to launch Akashvani Maitree on 23rd August Shri Venkaiah Naidu meets Mr. Hasanul Haq Inu, Bangladesh Information Minister Shri M Venkaiah Naidu, Minister for Information and Broadcasting said that information dissemination is critical to counter terrorism which is a common issue plaguing both India and Bangladesh. Timely and correct dissemination of information will prevent rumors and falsehood, while at the same time, build the spirit of cooperation and understanding between people. The Minister stated this during his discussions with Minister of Information, Government of Peop... more »

President’s Greetings on the Eve of Raksha Bandhan

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 22 hours ago
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee in his message on the eve of Raksha Bandhan has said:- “On the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan, I extend warm greetings and felicitations to all my fellow citizens. The festival of Rakhi stands for the eternal bond of love and trust that brothers and sisters share. May the Rakhi festival strengthen fraternal feelings and the spirit of oneness in our society as we strive collectively for the well-being of our people. May this unique festival inculcate in us the need to protect the women in our society and promote their welfare. ... more »

PM Shri Narendra Modi greets the people on the start of Chingam, the first month of the Malayalam New Year

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 22 hours ago
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has greeted the people on the start of Chingam, the first month of the Malayalam New Year. “On the start of Chingam, the first month of the Malayalam New Year, my greetings to the Malayali community. May the year bring joy & peace,” the Prime Minister said. Courtesy: pib.nic.in

President’s Greetings on the Eve of Raksha Bandhan

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee in his message on the eve of Raksha Bandhan has said:- “On the auspicious occasion of Raksha Bandhan, I extend warm greetings and felicitations to all my fellow citizens. The festival of Rakhi stands for the eternal bond of love and trust that brothers and sisters share. May the Rakhi festival strengthen fraternal feelings and the spirit of oneness in our society as we strive collectively for the well-being of our people. May this unique festival inculcate in us the need to protect the women in our society and promote their welfare. ... more »

National Commission for Scheduled Caste Submits Three Reports to President of India

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
The National Commission for Scheduled Caste headed by Shri P.L. Punia, Chairman, Shri Rajkumar Verka, Vice-Chairman and Shri Raju Parmar, Shri Ishwar Singh, Smt. P.M. Kamalamma, Members have submitted the following reports on 16th August 2016 to the Hon’ble President of India. The reports are:- 1. Annual Report of NCSC 2015-16, 2. Report on the Effective Utilization of Funds under the Scheduled Caste Sub Plan (SCSP)-2016, and 3. Report on Atrocities against Kuravan community in Tamil Nadu-2016.v The report contain various recommendations on the issues entrusted to the commissio... more »

PM Shri Narendra Modi greets the people on Navroz

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has greeted the people on the occasion of Navroz, the Parsi new year. “Navroz Mubarak to the Parsi community. May there be an abundance of happiness, success & good health in this coming year,” the Prime Minister said. Courtesy: pib.nic.in

Shri Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates two day Workshop on Scaling Up Citizens’ Participation in SBM (U)

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
739 cities to achieve ODF status this financial year The union Minister for Urban Minister Shri Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated a consultative workshop on Scaling Up Citizens’ Participation in Swachh Bharat Mission (Urban) {SBM(U)} to a 'Jan Andolan' in New Delhi today. The two day workshop is being organised jointly by Ministry of Urban Development and Tata Institute of Social Sciences. On the occasion, Shri Venkaiah Naidu said that with the participation and involvement of all the stakeholders, the SBM will transform rapidly into a full-scale ‘Jan Andolan’ of c... more »

Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi holds Regional consultations on the draft ‘Trafficking of Persons Bill, 2016’ in Chennai

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
WCD Ministry to start a new initiative of giving birth certificates and AADHAR Cards to street children The Minister of Women and Child Development, Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi held Regional consultations with Civil Society Organizations on the draft ‘Trafficking of Persons Bill, 2016’ in Chennai today. 21 NGOs and the Government of Tamil Nadu participated in the fruitful consultations. Secretary, WCD Ministry, Ms. Leena Nair was also present during the consultation process. The NGOs came forward with important suggestions for the Bill. They suggested that the timelines for repatriation... more »

Regional Maritime Security Course (RMSC) commences at Naval War College, Goa

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
In continuation of Indian Navy’s foreign cooperation initiatives, a Regional Maritime Security Course (RMSC) for officers of the rank of Colonel/ equivalent of Maritime Security Agencies from Friendly Foreign Countries (FFCs) at Naval War College, Goa commenced 16 Aug 16 for a duration of eight weeks. The module includes International Relations Theory, International Maritime Law, UNCLOS, Energy and Natural Resources Security, Maritime Domain Awareness, Indian Ocean Studies as well as a table top Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief/ Out of Area Contingency exercise. The cou... more »

Ancient camping site dating 8500 BC discovered by ASI at 14000 feet above sea level on the way to Saser La to Ladakh

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
An ancient camping site dating ninth millennium BC has been discovered by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI), under Ministry of Culture, on the way to Saser La which leads to the Karakoram Pass in Ladakh. While exploring in Nubra valley during 2015-16, Dr. S.B. Ota, Joint Director General in ASI observed both sides of hill and valley as the serpentine road, gradually climbed along the Saser Stream. After covering a distance of about 22 km, he noticed a section, exposed due to road construction, showing successive layers comprising burning residue and immediately stopped to exp... more »

Shri Devendra Chaudhry Reviews the Progress of Roadmap for Harmonization of Production and Quality Control of Veterinary Biologicals in India

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
Secretary, Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Ministry of Agriuclture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Devendra Chaudhry reviewed the progress on the resolutions and recommendations made in the one-day brainstorming workshop on developing a dynamic roadmap for harmonization of production and quality control of veterinary biologicals in India in a meeting held in New Delhi. Establishing quality management system in the institute and automation of process in the institute, development of uniform SOPs for QC testing of vaccines, awareness of farmers on the benefits of the vaccination i... more »

Vice President Greets People on Parsi New Year’s Day

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Hamid Ansari has greeted the people of our country on the auspicious occasion of ‘Navroj’, the Parsi New Year’s day. In a message, he said that Navroj is celebrated with traditional fervour and gaiety, and reflects the spirit of fraternity and compassion. *Following is the text of Vice President’s message*: “I greet the people of our country on the auspicious occasion of ‘Navroj’, which marks the beginning of Parsi New Year. Celebrated with traditional fervour and gaiety, Navroj reflects the spirit of fraternity and compassion. May this ausp... more »

President’s greetings on the eve of Parsi New Year

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee in his message on the eve of the Parsi New Year has said: - “On the auspicious occasion of the Parsi New Year, I convey my greetings and good wishes to all my fellow citizens, particularly my Parsi brothers and sisters. The Parsi Community of India has played a major role in the building of our nation and contributed immensely to development of our country in various spheres, including industry, commerce, trade and education. The Navroz festival signifies the coming of the new and passing of the old. Let us spread goodwill on this day... more »

President Shri Pranab Mukherjee’s message on the eve of National Day of Gabon

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Gabon on the eve of their National Day (August 17, 2016). In a message to His Excellency Mr. Ali Bongo Ondimba, the President of the Republic of Gabon, the President has said, “On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, it is with great pleasure that I convey warm greetings and felicitations to you and to the Government and people of Gabon on the occasion of your National Day. I am confident that our cooperative bila... more »

President Shri Pranab Mukherjee’s message on the eve of 71st anniversary of Independence Day of Indonesia

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 1 day ago
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Indonesia on the eve of 71st anniversary of their Independence Day (August 17, 2016). In a message to His Excellency Mr. Joko Widodo, the President of the Republic of Indonesia, the President has said, “On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, it is with great pleasure that I extend warm greetings and congratulations to the Government and the people of Indonesia on the occasion of the 71st anniversary of your Indepe...more »

Presidential Award for Certificate of Honour and Maharshi Badrayan Vyas Samman to Sanskrit, Pali, Prakrit, Arabic and Persian Scholars for the Year 2016

Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at Ministry of Information & Broadcasting - 2 days ago
The President is pleased to award the *Certificate of Honour* to the following scholars of Sanskrit, Pali, Prakrit, Arabic and Persian: *SANSKRIT* 1. SHRI R.VENKATRAMAN 2. SHRI VISWANATHA GOPALA KRISHNA 3. SHRI JIYA LAL KAMBOJ 4. DR. BHAVENDRA JHA 5. PROF. PRIYATAM CHANDRA SHASTRI 6. PROF. GURUPAD K.HEGDE 7. PROF. S.T. NAGARAJA 8. SHRI SANATAN MISHRA 9. SHRI SRISTI LAKSHMI PRASANNANJANEYA SARMA 10. PROF. (MRS.) LAXMI SHARMA 11. PROF. BISWANATH BHATTACHARYA 12. PROF. RAMNARAYAN DAS 13. DR. RAMSHANKER AWASTHI 14. SHRI HRIDAYA RANJAN SHARMA 15. PROF. (DR.) JANAKI PRASAD DWIVEDI *SAN... more »
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