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Wednesday, 23-May-2018

Developing language Centers

63 weeks ago
"It is our duty to preserve Indian languages like Sanskrit, because language is an effective way of communication. The present government has put the development of Indian languages on its priority list by reviving their glory," Javadekar said. He was speaking at the seventh convocation ceremony of the Ramtek-based Kavikulguru Kalidas Sanskrit University (KKSU). Underlining that Sanskrit is the mother of all Indian languages, the minister called upon various Sanskrit varsities in the country to prepare a draft proposal for creating study material in the anc...

Digital training programme

63 weeks ago
"The objective of ushering in transparency in the system along with reducing corruption can only be achieved with evolved participation of all sections of the society," Minister of Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad said in a statement. Under the newly launched programme, the National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) will organise five regional workshops at Delhi, Jaipur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai and 30 state workshops and 100 DigiDhan camps all over the country. According to the Ministry of Electronics an...

Arunachal’s growth vision

63 weeks ago
The Group of Secretaries (GOS) in six different themes were formed in February 3 last. Khandu had sought ideas and suggestions from the GoS in six broad themes - Good Governance- Challenges and opportunities in Arunachal Pradesh, Arunachal as the Organic Hub and fruit bowl of India, Arunachal as the centre for wellness, spiritual and adventure tourism, Employment generation and skill development, health and education – quality access to all and Land – can its resource potential be unlocked? These Group of Secretaries workout a detail plan in the...

Assam’s Blue Revolution

63 weeks ago
As part of the initiative, 1,400 new ponds are being built in the State in addition to 12 fish feed mills of 500 quintal capacity (per day), 10 fish seed hatchery and 75 houses for fishermen, including community halls. All the schemes are expected to be completed within April this year. The projects are part of the flagship ‘Blue Revolution’, funded by the Agriculture Ministry’s Department of Animal Husbandry Dairying & Fisheries (DADF). An amount of Rs 16.41 crore will be spent under the various components of this project within this financial ...

Delhi Night Shelters

63 weeks ago
The night shelters, built by the Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), are located at Ghazipur and Yamuna Pushta areas in east Delhi and Rohini Sector 22 in the north. While the Ghazipur shelter can accommodate 160 persons, the Rohini and Yamuna Pushta shelters have capacities of 200 and 100 persons respectively, a government statement said. The Delhi government also announced two shelter homes to be built in Geeta Colony of east Delhi and Dwarka in west Delhi. During the inauguration ceremony at Ghazipur shelter...

Agartala Railway Facelift

63 weeks ago
The Workshop Coaching Sick Line at the station, also known as Sick Line cum Demo Shed, is ready and has been inaugurated by HK Jaggi, the Chief Engineer of NFR, officials said. However, some minor works at the facility are yet to be completed. Workshop Coaching Sick Line is the workshop for the major and periodical maintenance of the coaches it consists of modern facilities like pit for working under frame and crane for separation of coach & bogie for repair of all type of defects. The new facility will ensure smooth movement of long distance trains daily from th...

Differently Abled in Service

63 weeks ago
Organised under the aegis of Assam State Legal Services Authority in partnership with Social Welfare, Health and Family Welfare Department Govt of Assam, Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India and Bhagawan Mahavir Viklang Sahayata Samiti, the programme vowed to target 1184 persons in six districts in the State. Addressing the programme, Chief Minister Sonowal said, “Differently abled persons constitute a chunk of human resources of Assam and if we want to make our State stronger we need to take dibyangs on board and include them into our agenda of priorities.  Distributing assistive ...
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Shahpur-Kandi Project Accord

63 weeks ago
After its completion at an estimated cost of Rs 2,285 crore, the project would provide 20 per cent of its electricity generation to Jammu and Kashmir. In addition, the project would provide irrigation for thousands of hectares of land in Kathua and Samba districts to helpbring barren lands under cultivation. "We will get 1,150 cusecs of water for irrigation of lands in Kathua and Samba districts," a senior state government official told IANS here, who confirmed that the agreement on the project was signed on Saturday. The deal on the project was brokered between the two states by Union Water Resource Ministry after intervention by the Prime Minister...

Clean Delhi within Year

63 weeks ago
He said both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party had controlled the Municipal Corporation of Delhi for 15 long years but had nothing to show in terms of a clean Delhi. "If we get control of these (three) municipal bodies, I promise to clean up Delhi like never before," the Aam Aadmi Party leader said to applause. He said it was the duty of the municipal body, not the Delhi government, to keep the city clean. Elections to the three wings of the municipal corporation are due later next month. Kejriwal said the reason why the AAP-run Delhi government had been able to achieve a lot in the health, education and other sectors was because it refused to compromise w...

Free Aid to Disables

63 weeks ago
The camp witnessed distribution of total 1,402 aids, including 74 hearing-related aids, 106 smart kits, 24 blind sticks, 85 motor-driven tricycles, 459 hand-driven tricycles, 372 crutches, 97 wheel chairs, and 59 walking sticks, among others. In the programme, Raj addressed the problems of physically challenged people, which they face in getting registered to receive the benefits provided to them by the government under different schemes. The BJP MP requested fellow ministers to accelerate the process to remove the loopholes in the system. He said that the central government was fully dedicated to the cause of supporting and empowering the specially-abled secti...

Smart Classrooms

63 weeks ago
These classes, which will see the use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to impart education, will be introduced in all 264 government higher secondary and secondary schools across the state from Classes 9 to 10 phase-wise. The introduction of smart classes will be first made on pilot basis in few selected government schools. Thereafter, on success of the project, it will be extended to rest of the government higher secondary and secondary schools Chief Minister Pema Khandu  said with the introduction of smart classes, the experience of learning will become simpler and grasping. It will especially help to demystify the learning of Maths and Science s...

Tea Garden of Assam

63 weeks ago
The committee has been formed with State Education Minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma, Industry Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary, Labour Minister Pallab Lochan Das, Chief Secretary to the Government of Assam VK Pipersenia and several other senior officers of various departments. Reiterating state government’s commitment to ensure social and economic security to the tea gardens under Assam Tea Corporation, the Chief Minister announced that this committee will work to formulate modalities and mechanism for taking up plans and activities for bringing a permanent solution plaguing the tea gardens under ATCL. The Chief Minister further stressed on the need to prepare a roadmap ...