GOVERNMENT AWAAZ

Centre asks States to check Theft in trains

AMN / NEW DELHI Concerned over increasing incident of theff in trains in different parts of the country, the Centre has asked state governments to ensure proactive registration of FIRs and investigation into such cases. In a communication to Chief Secretaries of states, the Home Ministry said it is necessary that complaints made by railway … Continue reading Centre asks States to check Theft in trains

Railways increases vacancies for assistant loco pilots, technicians

AMN / NEW DELHI Indian Railways has doubled the vacancies for Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician posts from 26 thousand 502 to 60 thousand. In a tweet, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said, this will ensure more jobs in Railways. Railway Recruitment Board had announced the recruitment for Assistant Loco Pilots and Technicians for 26 thousand … Continue reading Railways increases vacancies for assistant loco pilots, technicians

Cabinet approves 13 new Kendriya Vidyalayas

  AMN / NEW DELHI The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Wednesday approved the proposal for opening of 13 new Kendriya Vidyalayas in seven States to impart quality education. The states are Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Bihar, Jharkhand, Telangana and Karnataka. The cabinet also approved the establishment of an additional Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya at Alot … Continue reading Cabinet approves 13 new Kendriya Vidyalayas

PM Modi invites ideas and suggestions for his Independence Day Speech

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited ideas and suggestions from citizens for his Independence Day Speech. In a tweet, Prime Minister asked them to share ideas with him on a specially created forum on the Narendra Modi App. Mr Modi also shared the link for the submission of ideas. The ideas can also be … Continue reading PM Modi invites ideas and suggestions for his Independence Day Speech

PM Mann Ki Baat: Love the nature to ensure a balance

46th edition Of Mann Ki Baat: Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on range of issues from, nature, Thailand rescue mission to achievement of youths from deprived sections and the importance of brain gain. AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that it was the collective responsibility of everyone to protect, conserve and … Continue reading PM Mann Ki Baat: Love the nature to ensure a balance

Data protection: Justice B N Srikrishna committee submits report to Govt

AMN / NEW DELHI Justice BN Srikrishna Committee submitted its report to Union Minister of Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad here today. The Committee was constituted on 31st July last year to deliberate on a data protection framework. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Prasad said, the government will go through the report which … Continue reading Data protection: Justice B N Srikrishna committee submits report to Govt

Centre to provide immediate relief to states affected by floods & drought

AMN / NEW DELHI The Centre has assured to provide all immediate relief to the states affected by floods and drought. Replying to a debate in the Lok Sabha yesterday, on the recent flood and drought situation in various parts of the country, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said, no state has been … Continue reading Centre to provide immediate relief to states affected by floods & drought

Govt approves special remission scheme for prisoners as part of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th Birth Anniversary

AMN / NEW DELHI The Union Cabinet has approved a remission scheme for certain categories of prisoners, including women, transgenders and physically disabled, under which they will be set free on satisfying the given criteria. The remission is part of commemoration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The decision was taken at a Cabinet … Continue reading Govt approves special remission scheme for prisoners as part of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th Birth Anniversary

Govt will not allow dilution in SC-ST Act: Rajnath

Agencies / New Delhi Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said, the government would not allow any dilution in any of the provisions of SC-ST Prevention of Atrocities Act. Replying to supplementaries during the Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha, Mr Singh said, the NDA Government in 2015 has not only made amendments to make it … Continue reading Govt will not allow dilution in SC-ST Act: Rajnath

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu Meets World Bank Team

NEW DELHI Minister of Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, met with the World Bank team in New Delhi on Thursday. The team was led by Ms. Caroline Freund, Director of Trade, Regional Integration and Investment Climate and Junaid Ahmad, Country Director for the World Bank in India. Discussions were held to explore … Continue reading Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu Meets World Bank Team

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