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Year End Review 2019: Ministry of Earth Sciences

During the year, various alerts and timely warnings were issued regarding Cyclonic storms, Heavy rainfall warning, Sea condition, Storm Surge Warning, Damage Expected, pre-cyclone alerts and expected damage, etc. The alerts were issued for Cyclonic Storm ‘PABUK’ over Andaman Sea & neighbourhood, Cyclone ‘FANI’ over Southwest Bay & adjoining Southeast of Bengal, Cyclone Alert for Odisha, ... Read More »

Year End Review 2019- Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

This was a year for consolidating the gains that accrued from major policy decisions taken in the previous five years, a time for monitoring of ongoing projects, tackling road blocks and adding to the already impressive pace of work achieved during the past years. During 2018-19, projects in about 5,494 ... Read More »

Quack doctors crackdown in Dungarpur, 67 arrested

  Udaipur : In a first major crackdown against quacks, the Dungarpur police has seized over 50 clinics and arrested 67 persons found treating people and prescribing drugs without valid degrees in medicine. Though the police arrested them under preventive section 151 of the CrPC, official complaints against these accused are ... Read More »

Technical Sessions held during Regional Conference on ‘Improving Public Services Delivery- Role of Governments’ at Nagpur

The two-day Regional Conference on ‘Improving Public Service Delivery – Role of Governments’ is being organised by the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) in collaboration with the Government of Maharashtra and the Maharashtra State Commission for Right to Public Services. The conference was inaugurated in Nagpur, Maharashtra ... Read More »

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 »