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Railwire: Initiative of the RailTel to make ICT available for Common Man

May 10, 2016
It is an initiative of the RailTel Corporation of India Limited (RailTel) which is a Union Government’s enterprise

CAIPEEX a process to understand Rain Formation in Clouds & impact of Randomized Cloud Seeding

May 5, 2016
Under this experiment, air borne observations are taken through randomized cloud seeding and the impact is recorded.

NRDC signed agreements for commercialization of Ghar Sodhon

May 4, 2016
It has been developed at the Central Silk Research & Training Institute (CSRTI), Berhampore, West Bengal, a constituent Research Institute under Central Silk Board, Bengaluru, under the Union Ministry of Textiles.

Operation Sulaimani to eradicate Poverty in Kozhikode District

Apr 25, 2016
The project is named after Sulaimani as the Kozhikode is famous for food and ‘Sulaimani’ is one of such iconic items of the district.

India Pride Project (IPP): An Initiative to bring back India's lost artefacts

Apr 25, 2016
IPP have successfully identified popular loots such as Shiva Nataraja, Bronze (originally from Bragadeeshwara Temple, Tamil Nadu) on display in National Gallery of Australia.

IMF warned of risk from Brexit amidst gloomy global growth forecast

Apr 14, 2016
IMF said if the voters of Britain opt to leave the EU that the referendum could do severe regional and global damage by disrupting established trading relations.

NRDC and Rainbow Agrilife India signed agreement for commercializing NEMHARI

Apr 13, 2016
NEMHARI is a plant that was developed at Central Sericulture Research and Training Institute (CSR&TI), Central Silk Board (CSB), Mysuru.

Union Cabinet approved India to become a formal member of SAWEN

Apr 13, 2016
SAWEN is a Regional network comprising of eight countries in South Asia: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

Taliban launched Operation Omari

Apr 13, 2016
During the 2015 fighting season, the Taliban inflicted heavy casualties on Afghan security forces, killing nearly 6000 personnel, including soldiers and police.

Union Government exempted housing finance companies from XBRL filings

Apr 11, 2016
It is a data-rich dialect of XML (Extensible Markup Language), the universally preferred language for transmitting information via the Internet.

Union Government used telephone feedback mechanism under CPGRMS for the first time for grievance redressal

Mar 23, 2016
The Centralized Public Grievance Redress and Monitoring System is a web based portal to receive grievances from citizens on the functioning of Government.

My Biosphere, My Future campaign launched in Lima

Mar 16, 2016
UNESCO’s World Network of Biosphere Reserves aspires for sustainable development through different projects.

RUSA for achieving Equity, Access and Quality in Higher Education

Mar 15, 2016
It was launched in 2013 with an aim to provide strategic funding to eligible state higher educational institutions.

Parytak Mitra Programme to enable Students to act as Tourist Facilitators

Mar 15, 2016
The programme seeks to improve the sectoral service standards, which is one of the pre-requisites for attracting tourists in larger numbers.

Cycling event of Indian Army with theme Cycle to Recycle flagged off

Mar 9, 2016
The 1000-km bicycle expedition from Pangsau Pass in the India-Myanmar border will culminate in Shillong on 16 March 2016.

Meghalaya police extended Operation Hillstorm 3 by three months

Mar 9, 2016
It was launched against the backdrop of intelligence reports that GNLA (Garo National Liberation Army) militants have entrenched in Durama hills areas.

VVPAT to be introduced in 10 constituencies in Assam assembly polls

Feb 24, 2016
VVPAT is intended as an independent verification system for electronic voting machines that allows voters to verify that their votes are cast as intended.

E-Governance Vision 2020 of Election Commission of India

Feb 23, 2016
The Vision 2020 will have five strategic goals and 11 mission mode projects wherein some of priority areas will be in mobile apps, social media, knowledge and learning management.

Tata Motors, Bharat Forge tied up for $11 billion Indian Army’s FICV Programme

Feb 18, 2016
The FICV Programme involves development of compact combat vehicles for the Indian Army that will replace Russian-designed Sarath BMP-II series armed vehicles that are in operation since 1980.

Walk of Hope to address crucial areas of social co-existence in India

Feb 16, 2016
The walk wants to address the six crucial areas of social co-existence in India that will help us achieve lasting peace and harmony.
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