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Setting up of Sports School

Under Khelo India Scheme 04 Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) have been adopted as State Level Khelo India Centres (SLKICs) and 10 schools are covered under National Sports Talent Contest (NSTC) Scheme of Sports Authority of India. Details of the same are at Annexure I. ANNEXURE – I i           Details of Kendriya Vidyalayas ... Read More »

Fund Allocation to Nehru Yuva Kendras

Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports releases Grant-in-Aid to Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) which in turn allocates funds to their State Offices. Funds allocated to and utilized by Nehru Yuva Kendras during the last three years and the current year, State/UT-wise is at Annexure-I. Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) through ... Read More »

Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 tabled in Rajya Sabha

The Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019, has been tabled by Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the Rajya Sabha. The Bill seeks to grant Indian citizenship to refugees from Hindu, Christian, Sikh, Buddhist and Zoroastrian communities fleeing religious persecution from Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh who entered India on or before December ... Read More »

Telangana rape case: All 4 accused killed in police encounter

Telangana : All four people accused in the rape and murder of woman veterinarian in Telangana have been killed in an encounter with the police. The doctor was brutally gang-raped and killed by four persons before they burnt her body in Shamshabad area on November 27. The four accused were ... Read More »

21 UIDAI-run Aadhaar Seva Kendras operational across the country

New Delhi : Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has operationalised 21 Aadhaar Seva Kendras (ASK) as part of its plan to open 114 stand-alone Aadhaar enrolment & update centres across the country. These are in addition to 35000 Aadhaar enrolment centers run by Banks, Post Offices and State Governments. ... Read More »

PM Modi holds meeting with King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is presently holding meeting with King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden at Hyderabad House in New Delhi. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia arrived on a state visit to India this morning at the invitation of President Ram Nath Kovind. They were given a ceremonial ... Read More »

Congress Parliamentary Party meeting to be held on November 28

A meeting of the Congress Parliamentary Party has been scheduled to be held in the Parliament on November 28. On the previous day, opposition parties staged a protest outside the Parliament on the occasion of Constitution Day while a joint sitting of both the houses was underway in the Central ... Read More »

India GDP growth at 4.7% in Q2FY20: Ind-Ra

Fitch group firm India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has said Indian economy may have slowed to 4.7% in second quarter of current financial year (Q2FY20). The 4.7% projection for the second quarter of the current fiscal would mark six consecutive quarters of slowing growth. The Indian economy expanded 5% in ... Read More »