Saturday, October 23, 2021

Andhra Pradesh

As Part of PMGKY Package EPFO Settles 3.31 Lakh COVID-19 Claims in 15 Days

As Part of PMGKY Package EPFO Settles 3.31 Lakh COVID-19 Claims in 15 Days

About Rs 950 Crore Disbursed

 The provision notified on 28th March 2020, for a special withdrawal from the EPF Scheme to tide over the COVID-19 pandemic, as part of the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY) package, has provided timely relief to the working class of the nation.

Exchange Rate Notification No.39/2020 - Customs (N.T.)

Exchange Rate Notification No.39/2020 - Customs (N.T.)  

In exercise of the powers conferred by section 14 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), and in supersession of the Notification No.37/2020-Customs(N.T.),

Operations of domestic schedule commercial airlines to cease operation from the mid night 23.59 IST hours on

Operations of domestic schedule commercial airlines to cease operation from the mid night 23.59 IST hours on   

The operations of domestic schedule commercial airlines shall cease operations with effective from the mid night 23.59 IST hours on 24/3/2020.

Prime Minister pays tributes to Dr Ram Manohar Lohia on his birth anniversary

Prime Minister pays tributes to Dr Ram Manohar Lohia on his birth anniversary

 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi paid tributes to Dr Ram Manohar Lohia on his birth anniversary.

Prime Minister Pays Tributes to Martyrs on Shaheedi Diwas

Prime Minister Pays Tributes to Martyrs on Shaheedi Diwas  

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi paid tributes to Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru on the occasion of the ShaheediDiwas (Martyrs’ Day) today.

Prime Minister appeals to citizens to strictly adhere to lockdown

Prime Minister appeals to citizens to strictly adhere to lockdown

 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today lamented that people are not taking the lockdown in the country seriously.

PM lauds Air India for evacuating Indians

PM lauds Air India for evacuating Indians

 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi praised Air India for evacuating Indians stranded abroad amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Labour Ministry Issues Advisory to all States/UTs to use Cess fund for Welfare of Construction Workers

Labour Ministry Issues Advisory to all States/UTs to use Cess fund for Welfare of Construction Workers

   In the backdrop of outbreak of COVID-19,numerous measures are being taken by the Government to give relief to workers.To support unorganized construction workers who sustain their livelihood on daily wages,

Vaccine Research on Coronavirus

Vaccine Research on Coronavirus

 As per index of average overall global health security score 2019, India has been classified as “more prepared”. 

Vaccine Research on Coronavirus

Vaccine Research on Coronavirus

 As per index of average overall global health security score 2019, India has been classified as “more prepared”. 

Curbing Adulteration

Curbing Adulteration  

As  per Regulation 2.3.6 of Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restriction on Sales) Regulations, 2011, fresh fruits and vegetables shall be free from rotting and free from coating of waxes, mineral oil and colours.

Challenges faced by seafood exporters

Challenges faced by seafood exporters

 The Government is taking various measures to address the issues of seafood exporters wherever feasible. 

Dr Harsh Vardhan reviews status, actions and preparedness on COVID-19

Dr Harsh Vardhan reviews status, actions and preparedness on COVID-19

 Dr  Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family reviewed the status, actions taken by States\UTs, and their preparedness regarding prevention, containment and management of COVID-19, here today.

PM’s Opening Remarks at Video Conference of SAARC Leaders on combating COVID-19

PM’s Opening Remarks at Video Conference of SAARC Leaders on combating COVID-19

 Excellencies,

I would like to thank you all for joining this special interaction at short notice.

UDAY 2.0 Scheme

UDAY 2.0 Scheme

 Electricity is a concurrent subject, and the distribution of electricity is handled by the states and state distribution utilities. 

Cumulative renewable energy capacity of 132.15 gw installed in the country: R.K. Singh

Cumulative renewable energy capacity of 132.15 gw installed in the country: R.K. Singh

 As part of Intended Nationally Determined Contributions as per the Paris Accord on Climate Change, India has undertaken to install at least forty percent of its total electricity generation capacity from non-fossil fuel sources by 2030.

Cloned Productive Cattle

Cloned Productive Cattle

 As informed by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) that ICAR has not undertaken cloning of cattle. However, cloned buffalo bulls are being produced for semen production.

Racket busted of Large number of non-operational Partnership firms falsely claiming refunds against accumulated ITC in Delhi NCR

Racket busted of Large number of non-operational Partnership firms falsely claiming refunds against accumulated ITC in Delhi NCR

 A large numberof proprietorship / partnership firms registered with Gautam Buddha Nagar and other Commissionerates of Delhi NCR 

श्री सुरेश प्रभु से श्नाइडर इलेक्ट्रिक के चेयरमैन ने भेंट की

श्री सुरेश प्रभु से श्नाइडर इलेक्ट्रिक के चेयरमैन ने भेंट की 

 केंद्रीय वाणिज्य एवं उद्योग और नागरिक उड्डयन मंत्री श्री सुरेश प्रभु ने कहा कि श्नाइडर इलेक्ट्रिक द्वारा लार्सन एंड टुब्रो के विद्युत एवं उद्योग स्वचालन प्रभाग का अधिग्रहण करने से भारत सरकार की ‘मेक इन इंडिया’ पहल के अनुरूप घरेलू विनिर्माण को बढ़ावा मिलेगा। वह आज नई दिल्ली में श्नाइडर इलेक्ट्रिक के चेयरमैन एवं मुख्य कार्यकारी अधिकारी जीन पास्कल ट्राईकोयर के साथ एक बैठक के दौरान बोल रहे थे।

‘जेम’ लेन-देन 3 साल में 100 अरब अमेरिकी डॉलर के आंकड़े को छू लेंगे: श्री सुरेश प्रभु

‘जेम’ लेन-देन 3 साल में 100 अरब अमेरिकी डॉलर के आंकड़े को छू लेंगे: श्री सुरेश प्रभु 

  

श्री सुरेश प्रभु जेम पर राष्ट्रीय मिशन के शुभारंभ के दौरान संबोधि‍त करते हुए

 

केंद्रीय वाणिज्य एवं उद्योग और नागरिक उड्डयन मंत्री श्री सुरेश प्रभु ने आज सरकारी ईमार्केटप्लेस (जेम) के प्रति जागरूकता बढ़ाने और इसके उपयोग में तेजी लाने के लिए ‘जेम पर राष्ट्रीय मिशन’ का शुभारंभ किया। 

वैश्विक गतिशीलता शिखर सम्मेलन - मूव (MOVE) के अवसर पर प्रधानमंत्री का संबोधन

वैश्विक गतिशीलता शिखर सम्मेलन - मूव (MOVE) के अवसर पर प्रधानमंत्री का संबोधन

 प्रधानमंत्री श्री नरेन्द्र मोदी ने आज नयी दिल्ली में वैश्विक गतिशीलता शिखर सम्मेलन का उद्घाटन किया।

शिखर सम्मेलन को संबोधित करते हुये प्रधानमंत्री ने कहा कि अर्थव्यवस्था, आधारभूत ढांचा, युवाओं और अन्य दूसरे मामलों में भारत गतिशील बना हुआ है।

Latest GDP Estimates reflect superior acceleration in India’s growth trajectory: Chairman, EAC-PM

Latest GDP Estimates reflect superior acceleration in India’s growth trajectory: Chairman, EAC-PM

 The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation released the estimates of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the first quarter (April- June) Q1 of 2018-19. As per the CSO, GDP growth rate estimates 

Water storage level of 91 major reservoirs of the country goes up by six percent

Water storage level of 91 major reservoirs of the country goes up by six percent

 The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs of the country for the week ending on August 30, 2018 was 112.083 BCM which is 69% of total storage capacity of these reservoirs. This percentage was at 63% for the week ending on August 23, 2018. The level of water storage in the week ending on August 30, 2018 was 132% of the storage of corresponding period of last year and 114% of storage of average of last ten years.

Law Commission floats Consultation Paper on Family Law Reform

Law Commission floats Consultation Paper on Family Law Reform

This consultation on family law reforms in India, discusses a range of provisions within all family laws, secular or personal, and suggests a number of changes to in the form of potential amendments and fresh enactments.

 

Repayment of 5.69% Government Stock 2018

Repayment of 5.69% Government Stock 2018

            The repayment of following securityis due as per details given below: 

 

GeM transactions to touch USD 100 billion in 3 years: Suresh Prabhu

GeM transactions to touch USD 100 billion in 3 years: Suresh Prabhu

Major Ports Register Positive Growth of 5.13%

Major Ports Register Positive Growth of 5.13%

 The Major ports in India have recorded a growth of 5.13% and together handled 288.38 Million Tonnes of cargo during the period April to August, 2018 as against 274.32 Million Tonnes handled during the corresponding period of previous year.

Charging Stations for e-Vehicles Inaugurated in Dwarka

Union Minister of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises,Anant G. GeeteinauguratedCharging Infrastructurein the premises ofDwarka metro station in New Delhi today.Charging Infrastructure has been developed by Rajasthan Electronics & Instruments Ltd. (REIL) having 18 charging stations. Speaking on the occasion the Minster said 400 e-rickshaws may be charged from these stations free of cost. The Minister said that if sponsors are ready then charging will remain free of cost.

President of India meets Prime Minister of Bulgaria; calls for stronger bilateral business relations; unveils statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Sofia

President of India meets Prime Minister of Bulgaria; calls for stronger bilateral business relations; unveils statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Sofia

The President of India, Shri Ram NathKovind, today (September 6, 2018) met the Prime Minister of Bulgaria, Mr Boyko Borissov in Sofia. During the discussions, the President said that under his leadership Bulgaria has made appreciable progress as a nation. He also complimented him for successfully conducting the rotating Presidency of the European Union from January to June 2018.

Setting up of National Academic Depository (NAD) for Digitalization of School Records

Setting up of National Academic Depository (NAD) for Digitalization of School Records

 

Government has setup National Academic Depository (NAD) which is a 24x7 online store house of academic awards digitally lodged by various academic institutions/school boards/eligibility assessment bodies.  The University Grants Commission (UGC) has been designated as authorized body to operationalise NAD.

Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Science initiated Tribal Health Care Research Programme in 14 States

Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Science initiated Tribal Health Care Research Programme in 14 States

  

PM reviews preparations for launch of Ayushman Bharat

 

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, on Monday reviewed the progress of preparations towards the launch of Ayushman Bharat – the National Health Protection Scheme announced in the recent Union Budget.

Cleanliness of Ganga River

Cleanliness of Ganga River

 
 

Operation & Maintenance including cleanliness of Ghats on the shores of river Ganga is being done by local Municipal Corporation or Urban Local Bodies (ULBs). However, the following steps have been taken under Namami Gange Programme to enhance the cleanliness on the shores of river Ganga: -

 

EESL to install energy-efficient LEDs across all airports in India

EESL to install energy-efficient LEDs across all airports in India

Signs MoU with Airports Authority of India to invest Rs. 24.41 crore on installation of LED lights across all airports, buildings and facilities of AAI

Cabinet approves continuation of the scheme on Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs beyond the 12th Plan Period

Cabinet approves continuation of the scheme on Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs beyond the 12th Plan Period 

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for continuation of the scheme on Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) for another three financial years (FYs 2017-18 to 2019-20) and providing Grants-in-aid of Rs.18 crore to the Institute.  It will make the Institute self-sustainable by the end of FY 2019-20.

Cabinet approves Wage Policy for the 8th Round of Wage Negotiations for workmen in Central Public Sector Enterprises

Cabinet approves Wage Policy for the 8th Round of Wage Negotiations for workmen in Central Public Sector Enterprises 

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the Wage Policy for the 8th Round of Wage Negotiations for workmen in Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs).

Cabinet approves revisedsalaries, gratuity, allowances and pension for the Judges of the Supreme Court and the High Courts

Cabinet approves revisedsalaries, gratuity, allowances and pension for the Judges of the Supreme Court and the High Courts 

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the revision in the salaries, gratuity, allowances, pension etc. of the Judges of the Supreme Court and the High Courts and retired Judges of Supreme Court and High Courts. It follows the implementation of recommendations of the 7thCentral Pay Commission in respect of Civil Servants. 

Rashtrapati Bhavan will be open for public viewing for four days a week from tomorrow

Rashtrapati Bhavan will be open for public viewing for four days a week from tomorrow 

Rashtrapati Bhavan will now be open for public viewing for four days in a week - Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday - from tomorrow (November 23, 2017) between 0900 hrs. to 1600 hrs. except on Gazetted Holidays. 

GCCS 2017 – Chair’s Statement- Summary

GCCS 2017 – Chair’s Statement- Summary 

 

  1. Starting with the London Process in 2011 which initiated a broad dialogue on the opportunities and challenges in an increasingly networked world and to create a platform to address key themes in cyberspace, the delegates to the Fifth Global Conference on Cyberspace (GCCS) 2017, met in New Delhi from November 23-24, 2017 to promote an inclusive, sustainable, open, secure, stable and accessible cyberspace.

Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman’s statement on S&P’s sovereign Credit ratings for India, 2017

Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman’s statement on S&P’s sovereign Credit ratings for India, 2017 

  • S&P Global has  lauded the Narendra Modi government for passing a number of reforms that address long standing impediments to the country’s growth,whilst affirming India’s existing rating at BBB-/A-3
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