|Book Tatkal Train Tickets now and Pay Later: Indian Railways||04 August 2017|
|Lok Sabha passes Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill for resolution of non-performing assets||04 August 2017|
|Lok Sabha passes NABARD (Amendment) Bill, 2017||04 August 2017|
India signed a grant agreement worth USD 24.64 million with the World Bank for Ecosystem Service Improvement Project.
Moreover, NHAI has also started Online sale of FASTags and offline sale through Common Services Centre (CSC) near toll plazas.
The campaign is aimed at enlightening the children about harmful fire crackers.
The project is situated on North Koel river which is a tributary of Sone river that joins the river Ganga.
The policy enables private investments across a range of metro operations making Public-Private Partnership (PPP) component mandatory for availing central assistance for new metro projects.
The funds arising from the MUSK will be utilized for schemes in the education sector which would be available for the benefit of students of secondary and higher education.
This is the first time that a venue is created to mark India's independence and to focus on the stories of survivors of the chaotic and bloody history of India.
The Energy Efficiency Services Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with three state-owned oil marketing companies for the distribution of energy-efficient appliances through petrol pumps across India.
GeM and CII will work together to create GeM related awareness and onboard industry members from across the country.
Parliament has passed the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2017 with the Rajya Sabha approving it on 10 August 2017; the Lok Sabha has already passed it.
Naidu who will be holding the second highest constitutional office in the country was administered the oath of office by President Ram Nath Kovind.
The Bill was passed to repeal the SBI (Subsidiary Banks) Act 1959, State Bank of Hyderabad Act 1956 and to further amend the State Bank of India Act, 1955, following the merger of five associates with the parent SBI.
The Quality Council of India (QCI) conducted a transparent third-party assessment of the present status of rural sanitation in all the States and the Union Territories (UTs), called Swachh Survekshan Gramin 2017.
In 2012, the Supreme Court asked several states and Union Territories to ensure High Security Registration Plates (HSRP) for all vehicles or face contempt of court proceedings.
Over one thousand Muslim clerics and imams today urged the United Nations to take action against the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack Hafiz Saeed for his "anti-India" activities.
The second round of National Deworming Day (NDD) was held across the nation to tackle worm infections targeting more than 11 Cr children.
The programme is aimed at imparting mobile development training on the Android and Web platform and improving the quality of mobile app development ecosystem in India.
The Union government has formed a new committee to enhance the affordability, availability and accessibility of drugs for the citizens of the country.
The Waqf Board has sought time from the Supreme Court for setting up of a committee for exploring an amicable resolution of the issue.
NITI Aayog has shortlisted Uttar Pradesh, Assam and Karnataka under its 'Sustainable Action for Transforming Human Capital', SATH initiative to transform their health sector.
The 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement, also known as August Kranti Andolan, was celebrated across India on 9 August 2017.
The 3rd National Handloom Day was observed across India on 7 August in order to promote indigenous creations and honour the skill and dedication of handloom weavers of the country.
The book now and pay later mode enables customers to book tatkal e-ticket and pay the fare within a period of 15 days.
After being enacted, the bill will empower RBI to direct banks to resolve specific stressed assets under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (IBC).
The Bill also seeks to amend certain clauses in the light of reference of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Development Act, 2006 in the proposed legislation.
Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu informed the Lok Sabha that the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail project (MAHSR), has been sanctioned for implementation with the technical and financial assistance of the Japan government.
The Election Commission has rejected the demands of the political parties to remove the None of the Above (NOTA) option in the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat.
The Union Cabinet has cleared a proposal to extend the facility of voting by electronic means and proxy to Non-resident by amending electoral laws.
The Bill extends the deadline for teachers to acquire the prescribed minimum qualifications for appointment by 4 years.
The platform is a digital initiative that aims to bring together the farmers, PSUs, civil supplies and buyers on a single platform to ease the selling and buying process of agricultural products.