Government focuses on healthcare, employment and ease of governance in Jammu & Kashmir
On August 5 last year, the Centre had abrogated the special status of the erstwhile state and also announced its bifurcation into two union territories - Ladakh, and Jammu and Kashmir. The two new UTs came into existence on October 31 last year.
Government abolishes All India Handicrafts Board
The government of India has abolished All India Handicrafts Board with effect from the date ...
Government issues guidelines for reopening of gyms, yoga institutes
Details of check-in and checkout times of members and visitors must be re...
Punjab government to distribute free smartphones to students on August 12
"Not more than 15 students studying in that town/district will be invited at each location for handing over the smartphones,” said a government statement.
No drought of funds for flood relief in Karnataka as government hikes compensation for victims
While the Centre allows states to give 3,800 as compensation to flood-affected families to buy essential items and resume their lives, the state will give an additional 6,200 from the exchequer in initial relief.
Rahul Gandhi slams government over ASHA health workers' strike
"ASHA workers take health protection to homes across the country.They are truly health warriors, but today they are forced to go on strike for their own rights," Gandhi said in a tweet in Hindi.
No cultural programmes to celebrate Independence Day: Assam government
The state government guidelines bar participation of School & College Students, National Cadet Corps, and Scouts Guides in the ceremonial March-past. The order stated that it would be appropriate that the theme of "Aatmanirbhar Bharat" is suitably spread and published amongst the masses through various activities/messages in the functions and social media during the Independence Day celebration.
Government to soon launch a fortnightly newsletter showcasing policy and political moves
The information & broadcasting ministry is working on bringing out a fortnightly newsletter to showcase all policy and political moves of the government.
Nationalist Social Council of Nagaland, Central government to hold talks on Friday
Finalisation of the draft agreement acceptable to Nationalist Social Council of Nagaland (Isak-Muivah) and Naga National Political Groups (NNPGs) is underway. On July 16, interlocutor of Naga Peace Talks, R.N. Ravi and NSCN (I-M) were slated to meet however the meeting was postponed.
Delhi government seeks to partner with private companies for home delivery of rations
The government of the National Capital Territory has held online meetings with some of the companies and written letters to the others, to check if they were willing to partner in the Mukhyamantri Ghar Ghar Ration Yojana, two people familiar with the matter said.
Tamil Nadu government allows standalone gyms to function from August 10
This comes as the State witnessed another day of over 5000 cases and the highest ever number of deaths with 112 people succumbing to the infection.
Government launches mobile application 'Mausam' for weather forecasts
'Mausam' is available both on Google's Play Store and Apple's App Store. The app will offer different services. It will provide current weather information, including temperature, humidity, wind speed and direction, for 200 cities. The information will be updated eight times a day.
Heavy rains and water-logging: Holiday declared for government offices in Mumbai
A landslide on the Western Express Highway in suburban Kandivali affected vehicular movement from the western suburbs towards south Mumbai, officials said.
Andhra Pradesh government to liberalise inter-state movement of people
People coming into AP will now only need to register their details on the government's Spandana portal to obtain an entry pass, according to Principal Secretary (Transport) M T Krishna Babu.
Congress questions appointment of Maharashtra Chief Electoral Officer by Fadnavis; government
Addressing a press conference, State Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant alleged that Baldev Singh was facing an inquiry initiated by the CVC and the Ministry of Industry and Commerce was probing allegations of irregularity in SEEPZ Special Economic Zone (SEZ).