The Indian Air Force today ordered a court of inquiry into the accident involving a Sukhoi jet, whose wreckage was found today 60 km from Tezpur in Assam. The Su-30 MKI jet, with two pilots on board, had gone missing on Tuesday shortly after taking off from the Tezpur Salonibari air force station on a … Continue reading IAF orders court of inquiry into Sukhoi-30 accident
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, last 3 years have seen concrete steps that have transformed people’s lives. In a series of tweets, Mr Modi said, Saath hai vishwaas hai ho raha vikas hai. He sought public feedback on the performance of the government. Mr Modi also asked to indicate in which area government can do … Continue reading Last 3 years have transformed people’s lives: PM Modi
Road connectivity in the North-East will see a major transformation when Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurates the country’s longest river bridge –the Dhola- Sadia Bridge in Assam tomorrow. This new, three lane, 9.15 kilometre bridge has been built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, linking Dhola in Assam to Sadia in Arunachal … Continue reading Dhola-Sadia: A Bridge of New Hope for the North East
AMN Helicopters and aircraft have been pressed into service by the Indian Air Force to search for the Sukhoi fighter jet that went missing with two pilots onboard over Tezpur in Assam. But bad weather affected the operation. The IAF said the search operation is continuing despite overcast sky and spells of rains and thundershowers … Continue reading Search operations continue by IAF for missing Sukhoi fighter
AMN Union Cabinet Wednesday approved abolition of Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) which currently vets FDI proposals requiring the government approval. Currently, FDI in 11 sectors including defence and retail trading requires FIPB approval. Now, the processing and approval of FDI proposals in these sectors will be handled by concerned Ministries and Departments. Briefing media … Continue reading Cabinet Decision: Govt disband Foreign Investment Promotion Board
AMN Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has inaugurated the WiFi facility from Kudal Railway Station today at 28 Railway Stations of Konkan Railway. Indian Railways has tied up with M/s SYSCON/JOISTER for provision of 2 Mbps peer to peer 24 hrs FREE Wi-Fi INTERNET bandwidth at 28 stations of Konkan Railway. In line with … Continue reading Free Wi-Fi facility at 28 Railway Stations
AMN UNION Power minister Piyush Goyal today asserted that providing affordable electricity is the main agenda of the government. Releasing a booklet on rural electrification status, Mr Goyal said the government has expedited process of rural electrification and committed to provide electricity in rural parts of the country and to provide every citizen affordable, adequate … Continue reading Govt to provide affordable electricity by 2022: Piyush Goyal
AMN The Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday evening, reviewed the progress of the Namaami Gange programme. During the course of a presentation on the subject, senior officials from various Government departments apprised the Prime Minister of action taken so far, and progress made on this programme. Officials said that the Sewage Treatment Capacity in … Continue reading PM reviews progress of the Namaami Gange Programme
A national review meeting on the persons with disabilities act today revealed that only seven states had set up separate departments for implementing programmes and schemes for the welfare of disabled persons. Besides, 14 states had appointed independent commissioners to safeguard the rights of persons with disabilities. Inaugurating the 15th National Review Meeting of the … Continue reading States told to implement disabilities act in letter and spirit
AMN Union government today gave its nod to the maternity benefit programme providing Rs 6,000 each to pregnant and lactating mothers. The scheme is restricted the scheme to firstborns only. “A pregnant or lactating woman having her first child will get up to Rs 6,000. Out of this, Rs 5,000 will be given by the … Continue reading Govt approves maternity benefit programme
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