GOVERNMENT AWAAZ

235 districts to be covered in Phase-II of POSHAN Abhiyaan

AMN The government will cover 235 districts in the second phase of its POSHAN Abhiyaan which aims to reduce stunting, under-nutrition, anaemia among children, women and adolescent girls along with reducing low birth weight in the country. The decision was taken in the first meeting of the National Council on India’s Nutrition Challenges under the … Continue reading 235 districts to be covered in Phase-II of POSHAN Abhiyaan

Gadkari unveils joint study report on Indian Logistics and Warehousing Industry

Our Correspondent Road, Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari today unveiled the joint study report on Insurance Requirements of the Indian Logistics and Warehousing Industry at a function in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Gadkari said India is one of the fastest growing economies but the logistic cost is still high and there … Continue reading Gadkari unveils joint study report on Indian Logistics and Warehousing Industry

Govt employees can go abroad while on child care leave

AMN / NEW DELHI Government employees can go abroad while on a child care leave, according to new guidelines of the Personnel Ministry. They can also avail Leave Travel Concession (LTC) — which allow leave and reimbursement of two and fro expenses during the child care leave period, it said. This clarification from the Personnel … Continue reading Govt employees can go abroad while on child care leave

PM Modi interacts with over 100 MUDRA beneficiaries

AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, the government wants to create the right atmosphere, where people can distinguish themselves through their hard work and enterprise. Mr. Modi said this while interacting with over 100 MUDRA beneficiaries from across the country at his residence in New Delhi on the occasion of completion … Continue reading PM Modi interacts with over 100 MUDRA beneficiaries

EPS pensioners can submit life certificate without Aadhaar

AMN Employee Pension Scheme (EPS) pensioners now can submit life certificate without Aadhaar or even if Aadhaar fingerprint authentication fails. The pensioners had been facing problems in submitting Jeevan Pramaan or life certificate digitally and non-submission of life certificate would have led to the stoppage of their pension. The EPFO has issued instructions to banks … Continue reading EPS pensioners can submit life certificate without Aadhaar

IAF helicopter crashes near Kedarnath, no casualty

AGENCIES /New Delhi/Kedarnath An Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper Mi-17 V crashed near Kedarnath in Uttarakhand on Tuesday morning. ‘Today morning, around 0810 hrs, one Mi-17 V5 helicopter of IAF crashed near Kedarnath. All persons on-board are safe,’ IAF spokesperson said. The Russian-origin transport helicopter caught fire after colliding with an iron girder while attempting … Continue reading IAF helicopter crashes near Kedarnath, no casualty

President Kovind presents Padma awards to 43 personalities

AMN President Ram Nath Kovind presented prestigious Padma awards to 43 personalities at a civil investiture ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan Monday evening. Cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni, billiards champion Pankaj Advani, eminent painter Laxman Pai, Singer Sharda Sinha were given Padma Bhusan. Former Russian Envoy to India late Alexander Kadakin was given Padma Bhusan posthumously. Film … Continue reading President Kovind presents Padma awards to 43 personalities

Govt has taken note of SC’s judgement on SC/ ST Act: Prasad

AMN Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today said the government has taken note of the Supreme Court’s judgement related to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. Replying to a media query in New Delhi, Mr. Prasad said, he has instructed his ministry officials over the desirability of filling a review petition and … Continue reading Govt has taken note of SC’s judgement on SC/ ST Act: Prasad

TEXT OF PM’S MANN KI BAAT -42 EPISODE, MARCH 25

My dear countrymen, Namaskar. Today is the holy day of Ram Navami. My heartiest greetings to countrymen on this pious, festive occasion. We have seen how closely the power of ‘Ram Naam’, the chant of Lord Ram’s name, permeated every moment of revered Bapu’s life. A while ago, when distinguished dignitaries of all ASEAN Countries … Continue reading TEXT OF PM’S MANN KI BAAT -42 EPISODE, MARCH 25

RAILWAYS TO MAP ITS ASSETS THROUGH SATELLITE IMAGERY

VINIT WAHI / NEW DELHI Indian Railways today signed an MOU with ISRO to effectively monitor, manage and maintain its assets. The GPS based mapping of Indian Railways assets on GIS platform likely to be completed by December this year. “As railway operations have wide spatial coverage, GIS mapping of assets on Indian Railways can … Continue reading RAILWAYS TO MAP ITS ASSETS THROUGH SATELLITE IMAGERY

QAUMI AWAAZ

Justice Rajinder Sachar is no more

  AMN / NEW DELHI Well know legal luminary, human righ activist and former Chief Justice of the Delhi ...

“Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas” is not mere a slogan, says Naqvi

Our Correspondent / Rampur Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said that “Sabka Saath ...

Supreme Court judgment recognises powers of NCMEI

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court has ruled that the National Commission for Minority Education ...

SPORTS

CWG 2018: Shuttlers continue India’s medal rush in Gold Coast

Gold Coast India's badminton players continued their fine run here on Sunday with Saina Nehwal and Kidambi ...

CWG 2018: Manika strikes gold, clinches mixed bronze with Sathiyan in Table Tennis

Gold Coast India's Manika Batra won the bronze medal in the mixed doubles team event of Table Tennis with G ...

Saina Nehwal clinches Badminton Singles Gold in CWG

  https://twitter.com/TheBridge_IN/status/985386456511266816 On the concluding day of the Commonwealt ...