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Jan 24, 2020 05:07 PM Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar 2020 announced For the year 2020, Disaster Mitigation & Management Centre, Uttarakhand (in the institution category) and Shri Kumar Munnan Singh (Individual category) have been selected for the Subhash Chandra Bose Aapda Prabandhan Puraskar for their commendable work in Disaster Management.
Jan 23, 2020 11:44 AM India achieves complete phase out of one the most potent ozone depleting chemical India has successfully achieved the complete phase out of Hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC)-141 b, which is a chemical used by foam manufacturing enterprises and one of the most potent ozone depleting chemical after Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)
Jan 21, 2020 04:21 PM Launch of Paperless Licensing for Petroleum Service Stations The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce and Industry has launched paperless licensing process through Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation (PESO) for petroleum service stations (retail outlets storing and dispensing petrol/diesel for motor conveyances) under the Petroleum Rules, 2002.
Jan 17, 2020 09:45 AM India’s communication satellite GSAT-30 launched successfully India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-30 was successfully launched from the Spaceport in French Guiana during the early hours of 17th January 2020.
Jan 16, 2020 11:30 AM FASTag Rules relaxed for 65 NHAI toll plazas having High Cash Transactions Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has decided to relax the conditions regarding declaration of FASTag Fee lanes for 30 days from today at the identified 65 high cash transactions fee plazas of NHAI. The concerned fee plazas have been allowed to convert up to 25 per cent of all fee lanes to hybrid (cash plus FASTag) lanes during this time.
Jan 16, 2020 10:22 AM Enhancing Security of Card Transactions To improve user convenience and increase the security of card transactions, RBI has issued directions.
Jan 14, 2020 11:57 AM Voluntary Disclosure of information of non-Compliant Drones flying in India In order to facilitate the identification of civil drones and drone operators, a one-time opportunity for voluntary disclosure of such drones and drone operators is now being provided by the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA). The persons in possession of drones are required to submit the information to the government, latest by 31st January 2020 by visiting the Digital Sky portal.
Jan 10, 2020 04:01 PM Launch of Paperless Licensing process for Petroleum Road Tankers to provide ease of doing business The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has launched paperless licensing process through Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation (PESO) for road tankers for transportation of petroleum under the Petroleum Rules, 2002.
Jan 07, 2020 09:54 AM BEE Notifies New Energy Performance Standards for Air Conditioners The Central Government in consultation with the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) has notified new energy performance standards for Room Air Conditioner (RACs) on 30th October 2019. All Room Air Conditioners to have Default Temperature Setting of 24 Degrees Celsius from Jan 1, 2020
Jan 06, 2020 10:20 AM UJALA & Street Lighting National Programme Complete Five Successful years of Illuminating India The Government of India’s zero subsidy Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) and LED Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP) have marked five years of completion.
Jan 03, 2020 05:14 PM Indian Railway announces one integrated Helpline number 139 To overcome the inconvenience over multiple helpline numbers for grievances and enquiry during railway travel, Indian Railway has integrated railway helplines into single number 139 for the passengers for quick grievance redressal and enquiry during their journey.
Jan 02, 2020 02:49 PM Political Parties Registration Tracking Management System launched In order to enable applicants to track the status of the application, the Commission has launched a “Political Parties Registration Tracking Management System(PPRTMS)”. The salient feature in the PPRTMS is that the applicant, who is applying for party registration from 1st January, 2020 will be able to track the progress of his/her application and will get status update through SMS and e-mail.
Dec 30, 2019 04:54 PM NITI Aayog Releases SDG India Index and Dashboard 2019 NITI Aayog has released the second edition of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) India Index, which comprehensively documents the progress made by India’s States and Union Territories towards achieving the 2030 SDG targets.
Dec 30, 2019 04:31 PM Transport Ministry notifies Divyang Friendly Features in Buses Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has notified GSR 959 (E) dated 27th December, 2019 for amendments to the Central Motor Vehicles Rules for providing divyang friendly features in buses.
Dec 26, 2019 09:56 AM New PPI launched by RBI for digital payments of upto Rs 10,000 To give impetus to small value digital payments and for enhanced user experience, RBI has decided to introduce a new type of semi-closed PPI for digital payments of upto Rs 10,000.
Dec 18, 2019 11:14 AM National Broadband Mission launched Ministry of Communications launches the National Broadband Mission with a vision to fast track growth of digital communications infrastructure, bridge the digital divide, facilitate digital empowerment and inclusion and provide affordable and universal access of broadband for all.
Dec 16, 2019 09:44 AM Revised process for Mobile number portability comes into effect Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has revised the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) process that comes into effect from 16 December 2019.
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