MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Ministries pulled up for failing Hindi test
A review by the government panel found that except for a few departments, most of the ministries failed to achieve their targets on implementation of Hindi up to the target level in their day-to-day work. The committee desired that all the government organisations should come up with websites in two languages – one of them being in Hindi.
Indians account for 93% H4 visas issued by US: S Jaishankar in Rajya Sabha
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in Rajya Sabha stated that ...
Consumer affairs ministry seeks removal of import bar to check pulses price hike
This year, the government has allowed 400,000 tonnes of tur ...
Over 3.38 lakh cos deregistered in last two financial years: Govt
The Corporate Affairs Ministry has removed the names of these companies for their failure to file annual returns for two or more financial years continuously.
MCA wants accounts of fraud-hit CG Power to be restated
Sources said MCA has filed a petition before the Mumbai-bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) seeking permission to re-open the books of account and recast the financial statements of CG Power and its subsidiary companies for the past five financial years beginning 2014-15.
India lodged strong protest with Pak over Bhindranwale row: MEA on Kartarpur Corridor video
Ministry of External Affairs’ Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar reacted on Khalistani separatist Jarnail Bhindranwale being featured in Pakistan Go...
Navjot Singh Sidhu given political clearance to visit Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan
Political clearance has been granted to Navjot Singh Sidhu to travel through the Kartarpur Sahib corridor on November 9, the sources said.
MoS G Kishan Reddy exposes Pakistan at global counter terror meet, says LeT fronts still active in Pak
Speaking at the round table discussion on 'Emerging Technologies and terrorism financing risk', Reddy in Melbourne on Thursday presented Ind...
Minority Affairs Ministry to establish 'Hunar Hubs' in every state: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi
The ministry has sanctioned 100 'Hunar Hubs" or skill centres in different parts of the country in the first 100 days of the second Modi government, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said in New Delhi on the completion of 'Hunar Haat' organised at North Central Zone Cultural Centre in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh.
CG Power draws up plan to work on operations recovery
A recent investigation by the company revealed that nine wrongful transactions, allegedly undertaken by the promoter group led by Gautam Thapar, had caused it a loss of around Rs 3,000 crore. The company is doing a deeper investigation under what it calls ‘Phase 2’, even as the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has referred the case to the SFIO.
89% of Maoist violence in 30 districts in 2018: Ministry of Home Affairs
The banned Communist Party of India-Maoist continues to be the most potent among the various Maoist outfits in the country and accounted for more than 88 per cent of total LWE violent incidents and resultant deaths, said the Union Home Ministry's annual report, which was released last week.
Lack of response to 26/11 different from Uri, Balakot operations: EAM Jaishnakar
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday said that the "lack of response" after Mumbai terror attack in 2008 was so different from...
Industry body FHRAI, LocalCircles write to commerce ministry, ministry of consumer affairs to include OTAs in e commerce rules
LocalCircles said it has received lots of feedback on draft e commerce rules as well as the workings of online travel and accommodation booking sites and that as per a recent consumer survey conducted on the subject, 60% of the consumers felt convenience fee is not disclosed to the consumer.
Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba orders review of all unimplemented Cabinet decisions since 2014
Gauba has asked all ministries to conduct a review of the unimplemented decisions of the cabinet or cabinet committees since May 2014, when Narendra Modi-led government first assumed charge, and draw up concrete plans with new time frames.
India may extend onion export ban to February to cap domestic prices
Prices have surged after rain and floods during Oct and Nov limited onion supply, especially in Maharashtra.
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