AMN / NEW Delhi Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar has said, the newly announced mega healthcare scheme is a game changer and revenue from the 1 per cent additional cess would be enough to meet the funding needs. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his budget for 2018-19 announced the National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) announced … Continue reading Mega healthcare scheme game changer: Niti Aayog
AMN / NEW DELHI Senior Indian Information Service officer Neelam Kapoor has been appointed as the Director General of the Sports Authority of India. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet approved her appointment to the post till her superannuation. Ms Kapoor is at present serving as the Principal Director General of the Directorate of Field … Continue reading Neelam Kapoor appointed as Director General of of SAI
My dear countrymen, Namaskar. This is the first episode of ‘Mann Ki Baat’ in the year 2018. Just a couple of days ago, we celebrated our Republic Day festival with gaiety fervour. This is the very first time in history that heads of 10 Nations attended the ceremony. My dear countrymen, Shriman Prakash Tripathi has … Continue reading Text of PM’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’-40
President Ram Nath Kovind today awarded India’s highest peacetime military decoration Ashok Chakra posthumously to Indian Air Force Garud commando Corporal Jyoti Prakash Nirala, who laid down his life after gunning down two terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. The award was received by Corporal Nirala’s wife Sushmanand and his mother Malti Devi at the majestic … Continue reading President confers Ashok Chakra on IAF Corporal Jyoti Prakash Nirala posthumously
AMN / PIB / NEW DELHI The President has approved awards of 390 Gallantry and other Defence decorations to Armed Forces personnel and others on the eve of the 69th Republic Day Celebrations. This includes one Ashok Chakra, one Kirti Chakra, 14 Shaurya Chakras, 28 Param Vishisht Seva Medals, four Uttam Yudh Seva Medals, two … Continue reading 390 Republic Day Gallantry awards, Defence Decorations Announced
AMN Railways Minister Piyush Goyal has appealed to citizens to avoid taking selfies and making stunt near railway tracks. In a statement, Mr Goyal said, in the last few days, he has seen news and videos in which youth met with accidents while taking selfies or showing stunts near railway tracks. He said, it is … Continue reading Avoid taking selfies, making stunt near railway tracks: Goyal
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today announced the name of 73 new airports and helipads to be set-up under the Regional Connectivity Scheme UDAN. He announced the results of second bidding round of UDAN at a press conference in New Delhi. The ambitious scheme Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik-UDAN seeks to boost regional air … Continue reading 73 new airport and helipads to be set up under UDAN
Vinit Wahi / NEW DELHI The Government has decided to install super-efficient air-conditioners in 2, 500 of its buildings for the first time in the country. Launching the replacement of conventional lights with LED lights in East Delhi , Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr Harsh … Continue reading 2500 Govt buildings to be fitted with super-efficient ACs
AMN /New Delhi The Central Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Sub Inspector(SI) of Railway Protection Force (RPF) in a bribery case. “Jay Ram, SI of RPF, Simuluguri (Assam) was arrested for accepting a bribe of Rs 6,500,” CBI said in a statement here on Tuesday. The probe agency said that a case was registered … Continue reading CBI arrests SI of RPF in bribery case
AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to all Chief Ministers, asking them address the challenge of tuberculosis in a mission mode and review the progress of the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP) at least every quarter. He urged them to closely monitor key performance indicators such as case notification, treatment success rate and … Continue reading PM asks all CMs to address challenge of TB in mission mode
Former Asian Games gold-medallist Vikas Krishan (75kg) and Gaurav Solanki (52kg), have advanced to the semifin ...
AMN / Aizawl After eight winless games, finally Aizawl FC got back to their winning ways while they defeated ...
AMN India has given a fresh set of papers to the UK in the extradition case of businessman Vijay Mallya. Ex ...