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Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas : National Policy on Bio-Fuel

The National Policy on Biofuels-2018 notified on 8.6.2018, inter-alia, allows production of ethanol from damaged food grains like wheat, broken rice etc. which are unfit for human consumption. The policy also allows conversion of surplus quantities of food grains to ethanol, based on the approval of National Biofuel Coordination Committee. Use of damaged foodgrains and surplus foodgrains for production of ethanol will ... Read More »

Four Laning of National Highways

The total length of National Highways (NHs) across various States and Union Territories (UTs) is about 1,32,500 km at present. The Lane-wise distribution of NHs as on 31.03.2019 is as under: Sr. No. Lane configuration of NHs Approx. Length (km) 1. Less than 2-Lane NH standards 36,310 2. 2-Lane NH standards 65,123 3. 4-Lane or more NH standards 31,067 Development ... Read More »

SRG Housing Finance receives refinance assistance from National Housing Bank

SRG Housing Finance has received refinance assistance from National Housing Bank of Rs 5 crore under refinance scheme. The Company has accepted the terms and conditions of the sanction letter. SRG Housing Finance is a housing finance company. The company is engaged in providing home loans for construction, additions, alterations, and repair and renovation purpose. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Download Udaipur ... Read More »

TVS Motor becomes official sponsor for Bangladesh National Football team

TVS Motor Company has become the official sponsor for Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) for a period of two years. As a first step, the official FIFA World Cup Asian Qualifier jersey for the Bangladesh team featuring TVS Motor Company branding was handed over to the Captain and to the rest of the team. As per the association, TVS Auto Bangladesh, ... Read More »

Ajit Doval to continue as India’s National Security Advisor

This is seen as a recognition of his contribution in the national security domain. His appointment will be for five years. Last year, the government has set up a panel, headed by NSA Ajit Doval, to assist the National Security Council, which advises the prime minister on matters of national security and strategic interests. WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Download Udaipur Kiran ... Read More »

HM Amit Shah visits National Police Memorial in Delhi

Amit shah placed a wreath on the structure that honored police personnel, who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. The memorial in central Delhi’s Chanakyapuri is spread over 6.12 acres and has a 30-feet-tall central sculpture made of granite, a museum and a “Wall of Valour” with the names of policemen who died on duty since Independence. After ... Read More »

PM Modi approves the hike in National Defence Fund scholarship assistance

Apart from hiking the scholarship amount, now the ambit of the Scholarship Scheme is extended to the wards of State Police officials who are or were martyred during terror or Naxal attacks. The quota of new scholarships for children of state police officials will be 500 in a year. The rates of scholarship have also been increased from Rs. 2000 per ... Read More »

Exit Polls predict return of BJP-led National Democratic Alliance

A quick glance at the exit polls statistics make NDA overwhelming favourite to retain power in Delhi.  Almost all the channels have given a clean majority to the BJP and its allies. Republic TV commissioned 2 exit polls and both of them have shown NDA way ahead of the UPA.  C voter has given NDA 287 seats, while UPA is ... Read More »

U.S.- China trade war escalates; Trump declares national economic emergency

The move seems aimed at banning Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei from U.S. networks on suspicion of cyber spying. Almost in tandem, the US commerce department added Huawei to its “entity list”, a move that bans the company from acquiring technology from US firms without government approval. China hit back hard at the American move the next day warning of retaliation ... Read More »

NIIT to reward meritorious students in Nigeria in 20th National Scholarship

NIIT Technologies is all set to reward and encourage meritorious students in Nigeria desirous of building successful careers in Industry 4.0 in 20th National Scholarship. This year the annual scholarship test will be held on July 13, 2019, across the country. Industry 4.0 is the vision of transforming industrial production of the future, which makes it possible to automate, gather, ... Read More »

Cyclone Fani: National Crisis Management Committee takes stock of preparatory measures

Chief Secretaries/Principal Secretaries of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal attended through Video Conference. Senior Officers from the Central Ministries/Agencies concerned also attended the meeting. During the meeting, officers of all the concerned State Governments confirmed their full preparedness to deal with any emerging situation arising out of the cyclonic storm. Further, the State Governments have adequately warned ... Read More »

Sri Lanka declares National Mourning Day in wake of Sunday’s bomb attacks

Sri Lankan government has imposed emergency provisions under terrorism  prevention from Monday night and sought international help to probe into foreign support for the attacks held on Sunday. The decision of emergency was taken at meeting of the National Security Council to empower the security forces and to ensure public security. The meeting also decided to declare Tuesday as a national ... Read More »

President Kovind pays tributes to martyred CRPF men at National Police Memorial

President Kovind paid his respects to the martyred security personnel and laid a wreath at the memorial during a remembrance service that marks the annual “Valour Day” event of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). The National Police Memorial, a 30-foot-tall and 238-tonne black granite structure, was unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 21 last year on the ... Read More »

President Kovind pays tributes to martyred CAPF men at National Police Memorial

President Kovind paid his respects to the martyred security personnel and laid a wreath at the memorial during a remembrance service that marks the annual “Valour Day” event of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). The National Police Memorial, a 30-foot-tall and 238-tonne black granite structure, was unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 21 last year on the ... Read More »

President Ram Nath Kovind visits National War Memorial in New Delhi

The memorial salutes thousands of brave soldiers, who fought and made the supreme sacrifice to protect the sovereignty of our nation. President tweeted he was Honoured to have visited the Monument and that India will remain ever grateful to them. Jai Hind! WhatsApp Facebook Twitter President Ram Nath Kovind visits National War Memorial in New Delhi appeared first on Udaipur ... Read More »

South Korea launches first national 5G networks

Three top telecom providers – SK Telecom, KT and LG Uplus – began their 5G services at 11pm local time Wednesday, despite previously announcing the launch date would be April 5. South Korea has long had a reputation for technical prowess, and Seoul had made the 5G rollout a priority as it seeks to stimulate stuttering economic growth. Read More »

BJP targets Congress manifesto on issue of national security

The Congress Manifesto says, “The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act and the Disturbed Areas Act in Jammu and Kashmir will be reviewed. Suitable changes will be made in the text of the laws to balance the requirements of security and the protection of human rights”. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took up the issue at a rally in Siliguri, West Bengal. ... Read More »

Jaitley slams National Conference President in FB blog

Jaitley in a Facebook blog “Ek Desh Mein Do Vidhan, Do Pradhan” said that demanding the revival of the post of Wazir-e-Azam and Sadar-e-Riyasat is “only intended to create a separatists psyche. He added that little do these demandeurs realise how much they are hurting the country as also their own people. He stressed that the new India will never ... Read More »

Alia Bhatt says ‘I Love You’ to Ranbir Kapoor on national television-Watch

New Delhi: Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who has maintained silence over her relationship with Ranbir Kapoor, made her relationship official during an award ceremony held in Mumbai on Friday. Alia, who won the best actress award, included Ranbir’s name in her acceptance speech. Thanking her co-stars and directors, she said, “Meghna, for me, Raazi is you, your blood and sweat. ... Read More »

Vice President visits National War Memorial

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu visited the historic National War Memorial built in the premises of India Gate. He said, this edifice will keep the flame of patriotism eternally shining within every Indian national’s heart and illuminate the future pathways.  Mr Naidu said, the war memorial is an eternal reminder of the great sacrifices of our brave soldiers who have ... Read More »

Fresh landslides, snowfall blocks Jammu-Srinagar National Highway

The highway was opened for Kashmir-bound vehicles on Saturday morning after remaining closed for the past five days. About eight inches of snow had accumulated on the ground near the Jawahar Tunnel – the gateway to Kashmir, while incessant rains triggered landslides and sent stones hurling down a hillock at several places between Banihal and Ramban, forcing closure of the ... Read More »

PM confers National Youth Parliament Festival 2019 awards

Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore had launched the festival on the 12th of last month to encourage the youth to engage with public issues and understand the common man’s point of view. More than 50 thousand youths participated through Youth Parliaments at all levels. The National Level Finals of the festival concluded on Tuesday with the announcement of ... Read More »

PM to confer National Youth Parliament Festival 2019 awards

Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore had launched the festival on the 12th of last month to encourage the youth to engage with public issues and understand the common man’s point of view. More than 50 thousand youths participated through Youth Parliaments at all levels. The National Level Finals of the festival concluded on Tuesday with the announcement of ... Read More »

PM Modi dedicates National War Memorial

“Our armed forces are among the strongest in the world. They have always risen to every challenge in front of the nation and responded with their full strength,” PM Modi said, honouring the soldiers who have given up their lives to defend the country and also launching a piercing political attack on the Congress at the event. The National War ... Read More »

PM Modi to dedicate National War Memorial

The memorial will honour soldiers who have laid down their lives in the service for the country since Independence.  More than 25,000 soldiers of the Indian Armed Forces have made the supreme sacrifice to defend the country’s sovereignty and integrity.  In his Mann Ki Baat Programme on All India Radio, Prime Minister asserted that it will be a small step ... Read More »

Home Scientists Meet in National Workshop at MPUAT Udaipur

Udaipur : dated 15th February, 2019, the inaugural function of XXIII Biennial Workshop of All India Coordinated Research Project on Home Science, was organised in the College of Community and Applied Sciences, Maharana Pratap Agriculture and Technology University, Udaipur. The Chief guest of the program was Prof. N. S. Rathod, Deputy Director General, (Education), ICAR, New Delhi. The program was ... Read More »

Senior National Badminton Ch’ship: Sindhu grabs semis spot

She defeated Riya Mookherjee 21-16, 21-7 in her quartersclash. Earlier in the day, Sindhu defeated Malvika Bansod of Nagpur 21-11,21-13 in the pre-quarterfinals. Sindhu along with 6 other women shuttlers weregiven direct entry in the singles pre-quarterfinals after a super draw was conducted last night.  Top seed Sameer Verma, playing the next match at the Assam Badminton Academy courts, conceded ... Read More »

83rd Senior National Badminton Championships

This is the first time the prestigious Nationals is returning to the North-East since Guwahati last hosted it in 2010. Defending champion Saina Nehwal and last edition’s runner-up P.V. Sindhu will be the biggest attractions on the women’s side. However, the men’s singles will lose a bit of sheen with defending champion HS Prannoy and runners-up Kidambi Srikanth likely to ... Read More »

Sirisena says opposed to forming national govt

Colombo :  Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday said he is opposed to forming a national government only to expand the Cabinet of ministers, indicating that his rift with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe was far from over. Prime Minister Wickremesinghe-led government on Friday sought the consent of the Speaker of Sri Lanka’s Parliament to form a ‘national government’, a move ... Read More »

National Road Safety Week begins; Motor car rally flagged off

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways   today launched the 30th National Road Safety Week, with a host of initiatives planned for generating awareness and sensitizing people about safe road usage. In an event in New Delhi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Nitin Gadkari ... Read More »

India won’t hesitate to take steps to ensure national security: PM Modi

Addressing National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets in New Delhi, the Prime Minister said, in the last four years, the government has taken several decisions keeping the security of the nation on its list of priorities. He also urged the cadets to spread greater awareness about the government’s welfare schemes and to motivate the youth to vote in large numbers in ... Read More »

PM: Will keep acting to safeguard national security

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attended the culmination parade of this year’s National Cadet Corps Republic Day Camp. Cadets from all three wings of the armed forces-Army, Navy and Air Force-presented Guard of Honour to the PM. It was followed by a march past by contingents. Prime Minister also gave away awards to the deserving cadets in various categories. ... Read More »

Nepal : House of Representatives passes ‘National Medical Education Bill’

Education Minister Girirajmani Pokharel presented the bill despite obstructions created by the Lawmkers belonging to the Nepali Congress on Friday. The bill was endorsed with comfortable majority votes. Minister Pokharel later told reporters that the bill will not allow establishing new medical colleges in the Kathmandu Valley for next 10 years and it will make the medical education non-profitable and service-oriented. By doing so, Pokhrel claimed, the ... Read More »

9th National Voters’ Day

President Ram Nath Kovind will be the Chief Guest at the national function being organized by Election Commission of India in New Delhi. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, will also attend the national function. In view of the upcoming Lok Sabha Election, ‘No Voter to be Left Behind’ has been selected as the theme for the National Voters’ Day. Every ... Read More »

National girl child day being observed with theme ‘Empowering Girls for a Brighter Tomorrow’

The Women and Child Development Ministry organised an event in Delhi to observe the anniversary of ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ scheme. Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi was the Chief Guest at the event. The Minister felicitated Principal Secretaries and Commissioners of five states for their overall support, guidance and monitoring of the scheme. District Magistrates and Deputy Commissioners ... Read More »

Ministry of Women and Child Development to Celebrate National Girl Child Day

The theme of this  National Girl Child Day is “Empowering Girls for a Brighter Tomorrow” and celebrating with objectives of generating awareness on the issue of declining Child Sex Ratio (CSR) and create a positive environment around valuing the girl child. Union Minister, MWCD, Maneka Sanjay Gandhi will grace the occasion as  Chief Guest and  Minister of State, Dr. Virendra Kumar  will ... Read More »

Cabinet approves creation of National Bench of GST Appellate Tribunal

Extension of Delhi Metro corridor from Dilshad Garden to New Bus Adda Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh also got cabinet approval. The total distance of the extended line will be 9.41 kilometres. Union Cabinet also approved landmark amendment to Article 280 and sixth Schedule of the Constitution, empowering autonomous districts councils in Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura. HIGHLIGHTS –Dilshad Garden-Ghaziabad Metro ... Read More »

PM Modi inaugurates National Museum of Indian Cinema in Mumbai

The National Museum of Indian Cinema has been set up to showcase the rich cinematic history of India as well as to encapsulate socio-cultural history of India as revealed through evolution of Cinema. It will take the visitors through an absorbing journey of more than a century of Indian Cinema in a story telling mode with the help of visuals ... Read More »

VRG Energy Received National Entrepreneurship Award in Renewable Energy and Waste management category

Udaipur : The National Entrepreneurship Awards have been instated by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship to encourage the culture of Entrepreneurship across the country. In order to present these awards of 2018, a function was held organised at Ambedkar International Bhawan, New Delhi on January 4, 2019. Mr. Suresh Prabhu – Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and ... Read More »

PM Modi delivers valedictory addresses at BJP national convention

In his valedictory address at the BJP national convention..Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that his govt’s credo is sabka saath, sabka vikas. He referred to his govt enacting the law in Parliament to give 10% quota to economical weaker sections in the general category. He also made it as clear as day that this quota has been given without taking ... Read More »

PM Modi addresses concluding session of national convention

Intensifying his attack on top leadership of Congress over their alleged involvement in the National Herald case, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that those who are out on bail do not believe in the law of institution. Addressing BJP workers on the concluding day of party’s two-day national council meeting in Delhi ON Saturday, Prime Minister said that Congress wants ... Read More »

BJP National Council sets tone for 2019 Poll campaign

With the 2019 Lok Sabha elections in sight, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party formally kicked off its mission 2019 at the party’s national convention at Delhi’s Ramlila Maidan.  Party workers from across the country are participating in the two-day convention. In his inaugural address, BJP’s national president Amit Shah listed the Modi government’s achievements and tasked the workers with taking ... Read More »

Two-day BJP National Convention begins in New Delhi

BJP workers from every Lok Sabha constituency are attending the meeting. MPs, MLAs, Parishad members, District In Charge, District Mahamantris and vistaraks will participate in the 2-day event. The emphasis will be on strengthening the presence of the party right from the grassroots level, and on taking the achievements of the Modi government to the people. BJP President Amit Shah ... Read More »

BJP National Council meet begins in New Delhi

BJP President Amit Shah will inaugurate the convention. Briefing media in New Delhi, party’s youth wing president Poonam Mahajan said, around 12 thousand delegates from all parts of the country will attend the event. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the concluding session.  The national council assumes significance in view of the upcoming general elections this year and the meeting will ... Read More »