In a paradigm shift to the existing pattern of Sainik Schools, the Union Cabinet has approved the proposal for launching of affiliated Sainik Schools under Sainik Schools Society, Ministry of Defence.
Under a special program by the Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, 8,20,600 seed mini-kits will be distributed free of cost in 343 identified districts of 15 major producing states of the country.
The Central Electricity Authority, Ministry of Power has prepared the guideline for the Cyber Security in Power Sector and it has been released.
With a view to support various businesses impacted by the second wave of COVID 19 pandemic, it has been has decided to extend the timeline of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) till 31.03.2022
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the continuation of ‘National Scheme for PM POSHAN in Schools’ for the five year period 2021-22 to 2025-26
Benefits related to 80 Percent reduced fee for patent filing & prosecution have been extended to Educational institutions as well. Centre has notified the amendments to the Patents Rules in this regard.
The Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications, Government of India, has issued a series of orders simplifying the KYC processes.
The Central Government, in continuation of its commitment to address the hardship being faced by various stakeholders on account of the Covid-19 pandemic, extends certain timelines for compliances under the Income-tax Act.
Ministry of Education releases the India Rankings 2021 instituted by the National Institutional Ranking Framework.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the increase in the Minimum Support Prices (MSP) for all mandated Rabi crops for Rabi Marketing Season (RMS) 2022-23
Government has approved the PLI Scheme for Textiles for MMF Apparel, MMF Fabrics and 10 segments/ products of Technical Textiles with a budgetary outlay of Rs. 10,683 crore
Y-Break is a five-minute Yoga protocol, especially designed for working professionals to de-stress, refresh and re-focus at their workplace to increase their productivity, consists of Asanas, Pranayam and Dhyana.
On consideration of difficulties reported by the taxpayers and other stakeholders in electronic filing of certain Forms under the provisions of the Income-tax Act,1961 read with Income-tax Rules,1962 (Rules), Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has decided to further extend the due dates for electronic filing of such Forms.
Government introduces a new registration mark for new vehicles “Bharat series (BH-series)” to facilitate seamless transfer of vehicles.
Government approves determination of Fair and Remunerative Price of sugarcane payable by Sugar Mills for sugar season 2021-22
The Government has decided to repeal the UAS Rules, 2021 and replace the same with the liberalised Drone Rules, 2021
Relaxations given to allow imports of 12 Lakh Metric ton of crushed and de-oiled GM soya cake (only Non living organism). This is going to benefit the farmers, poultry farmers and fishermen in a big way.
The asset monetisation pipeline of Central ministries and public sector entities National Monetisation Pipeline, developed by NITI Aayog has been launched.
A Selection Board of the Indian Army cleared the way for the promotion of five women officers to Colonel (Time Scale) rank, post completion of 26 years of reckonable service.
The laboratory of the National Institute of animal Biotechnology (NIAB), has been upgraded as Central Drugs Laboratory (CDL) for COVID-19 vaccine testing facility at Hyderabad.
Tthe Reserve Bank of India has constructed a composite Financial Inclusion Index (FI-Index) to capture the extent of financial inclusion across the country.
Centre has notified RoDTEP Scheme Guidelines and Rates (Remission of Duties and Taxes on Exported Products). The scheme for zero rating of exports will boost our exports & competitiveness in the global markets .The rates of RoDTEP will cover 8555 tariff lines.
The winners of the MeitY-NASSCOM Women Startup Entrepreneurs Awards 2020-21 to recognize and cultivate the entrepreneurial spirit in women and inspire the next generation of women to lead the Indian digital era have been announced.
In memory of the struggles and sacrifices of our people, 14th August will be observed as Partition Horrors Remembrance Day
Keeping in view the adverse impacts of littered plastic on both terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India, has notified the Plastic Waste Management Amendment Rules, 2021, which prohibits identified single use plastic items which have low utility and high littering potential by 2022.
Divyang children of a deceased government servant/pensioner will get major hike in the Family Pension emoluments and the instructions to this effect have been issued by the Department of Pensions and Pensioners’ Welfare.
In a landmark initiative to ensure safety from COVID-19, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has taken a decision to allow foreign nationals residing in India to get registered on CoWin portal to take COVID-19 vaccine.
To avoid any distress arising out of this increase, the Govt. announced additional funds of Rs.14,775/- Crore for DAP and P&K fertilizers. The Government of India has notified new NBS rates for P&K fertilizers on 20.05.2021 till Kharif season 2021 i.e. till Oct. 2021.
The number of electric vehicles operational in Medium and Heavy Passenger vehicle category has increased from 124 in year 2018 to 1356 as on date according to vahan 4 records.
The Union Cabinet has approved the continuation of 1023 Fast Track Special Court (FTSCs) including 389 exclusive POCSO Courts as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) from 01.04.2021 to 31.03.2023 with an outlay of Rs. 1572.86 crore.
Information for general public on use of necessary medicines for COVID19