Programmes

Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana

26/3/2017 | Social Issues | Disadvantaged Groups |Read more

“Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana”, a ‘Scheme for providing Physical Aids and Assisted-living Devices for Senior citizens belonging to BPL category’ will be ...

National Hydrology Project

20/3/2017 | Geography | Disasters |Read more

The World Bank has approved $175 million for India’s ambitious National Hydrology Project to improve its ability to forecast floods and reduce vulnera ...

Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme (TIES)

18/3/2017 | Economic Affairs | External Sector |Read more

The government has launched the Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme (TIES). The Scheme is focussed on addressing the needs of the exporters. About ...

Project on Ornamental Fisheries

13/3/2017 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture |Read more

Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, has envisaged a program to unlock the country ...

Jal Kranti Abhiyan

9/3/2017 | Economic Affairs | irrigation |Read more

National conference on Jal Kranti Abhiyan was recently held in Delhi. This conference was organized by Ministry of Water Resources, River Development ...

Aadhaar and midday meal Scheme

8/3/2017 | Social Issues | Disadvantaged Groups |Read more

Govt has linked Aadhaar to school midday meals, among several other schemes. About mid day meal Scheme: The Mid-day Meal Scheme (MDMS) is the largest ...

‘Tejaswini’ project

1/3/2017 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

The Union Government has signed a Financing Agreement with World Bank for International Development Association (IDA ) credit of $63 million for the T ...

Development of Solar Parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects

27/2/2017 | Economic Affairs | Renewable Energy |Read more

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the enhancement of capacity from 20,000 MW to 40,000 MW of the Scheme for Development of Solar ...

HRIDAY

25/2/2017 | Culture of India | Culture |Read more

Ministry of Urban Development has approved development of 6 km long Bet Dwarka Darshan Circuit in Gujarat at a cost of Rs.16.27 cr under the Central S ...

Cloud Seeding Programme

19/2/2017 | Science Affairs | Climate |Read more

Maharashtra Government has approved Rs. 250 crore Cloud Seeding Programme during 2017 monsoon season to produce sufficient rain. Under this programme, ...

Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan

11/2/2017 | Indian Polity | Information Technology |Read more

The Union Cabinet has approved ‘Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan’ (PMGDISHA) to make 6 crore rural households digitally literate. Main ...

Aadhaar card is mandatory for PDS

11/2/2017 | Economic Affairs | Food Management |Read more

In a significant step to reform the Public Distribution System (PDS), the government has made Aadhar card mandatory for receiving subsidised foodgrain ...

Universal Immunisation Programme

24/1/2017 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

The basket of vaccines in India’s Universal Immunisation Programme (UIP) was static for many years — until the entry of the Pentavalent [which protect ...

ShaGun

20/1/2017 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

To put an innovative progress in elementary education sector of the country by continuous monitoring of the flagship scheme - Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (S ...

Measles-rubella vaccine

14/1/2017 | Science Affairs | Health |Read more

Measles-rubella vaccine (MR) vaccine is all set to be introduced from February, 2017 in five states and Union territories as a part of the basket of p ...

Pravasi Kaushal Vikas Yojana

13/1/2017 | Governance Issues | Skill Development |Read more

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on the sidelines of the 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention, has announced a scheme to skill Indian youth seeking jo ...

Japan to assist in making Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi Smart Cities

8/1/2017 | Geography | Urbanisation |Read more

Japan has decided to be associated with the development of Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi as smart cities. So far, leading countries have come forwar ...

Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme

6/1/2017 | Economic Affairs | Industry |Read more

The commerce and industry ministry is not in favour of extending concessions to US-based iPhone maker Apple for setting up manufacturing unit in India ...

New Projects under Namami Gange Programme

5/1/2017 | Environment | Pollution |Read more

New projects under Namami Gange programme in Haridwar and Varanasi have been approved by National Mission for Clean Ganga. In Haridwar, 68 MLD sewage ...

Indian PM Unveils Schemes for Housing Loans, Farmers & Pregnant Women

3/1/2017 | Economic Affairs | Disadvantaged Groups |Read more

PM Modi also announced a slew of sops for the poor, middle-class, farmers and senior citizens. Highlights of the schemes: Home loans for poor and midd ...

AIRIA ties up with Tripura University for imparting rubber technology programmes

2/1/2017 | Economic Affairs | Industry |Read more

The All Indian Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA), the apex body of Rs 75000 crore rubber industries in India, has joined hands with Tripura Univer ...

Government meets PMUY targets

2/1/2017 | Economic Affairs | Governance |Read more

The government has met the 1.5 crore target for LPG connections to be added in this financial year under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY). Wit ...

Swachh Swasth Sarvatra initiative

31/12/2016 | Social Issues | Sanitation |Read more

‘Swachh SwasthSarvatra’, is an inter-ministerial joint initiative between the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation and the Ministry of Health and ...

Road Connectivity Project for Left Wing Extremism Affected Areas

30/12/2016 | Economic Affairs | Transport |Read more

Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved a Centrally Sponsored Scheme namely "Road Connectivity Project for Left Wing Extremism (LWE) Affect ...

First 2G (Second Generation) Ethanol Bio-refinery in India

28/12/2016 | Environment | Pollution |Read more

First Second Generation (2G) Ethanol Bio-refinery in India has been set up at village Tarkhanwala, Bathinda (Punjab), with an approximate investment o ...

Centre sanctions action plan for AMRUT

28/12/2016 | Geography | Urbanisation |Read more

The Centre has decided to step down the usual practice of annually sanctioning the action plans under the Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Tran ...

NITI Aayog announces schemes incentivising digital payment

16/12/2016 | Economic Affairs | Financial System |Read more

NITI Aayog has announced the launch of the schemes Lucky Grahak Yojana and the Digi-Dhan Vyapar Yojana to give cash awards to consumers and merchants ...

Union Cabinet approves MoU between Rural Development Ministry & FAO

15/12/2016 | International Affairs | International Institutions |Read more

The Union Cabinet has approved MoU between Ministry of Rural Development and Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) to improve effectiveness of rural ...

Vanjeevan

14/12/2016 | Social Issues | Tribes |Read more

Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs in collaboration with UNDP and National Scheduled Tribes Finance and Development Corporation (NSTFDC) is all set to l ...

Steps taken by government to improve Gender gap in India

8/12/2016 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

As per the Global Gender Gap Report 2016 by World Economic Forum, India ranks at 87th in respect of Global Gender Gap Index (GGI) among 144 countries ...

North-East Region Textile Promotion Scheme (NERTPS)

30/11/2016 | Economic Affairs | Industry |Read more

The scheme was launched by the Union Textile Ministry. Under this intervention, each state now has one centre with three units having approximately 10 ...

PM Launches “Housing for All” in Rural Areas

23/11/2016 | Governance Issues | Rural Development |Read more

Indian Prime Minister has formally launched “Housing for All” in rural areas under which the Government proposes to provide an environmentally safe an ...

Pradhan Mantri YUVA Yojana

14/11/2016 | Economic Affairs | Unemployment |Read more

The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has announced launch of Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana to scale up an ecosystem of entrepreneurship ...

Free LPG connections under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana cross 1 Cr

14/11/2016 | Social Issues | Poverty |Read more

The number of rural households were distributed with free LPG connections under the Pradhan Mantri UjjwalaYojana (PMUY) has crossed the 1 crore. This ...

Food Security Act implemented

6/11/2016 | Economic Affairs | Food Management |Read more

The National Food Security Act (NFSA), which envisages supply of subsidised foodgrains, has been implemented across the country. Kerala and Tamil Nadu ...

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan

6/11/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) is a new initiative of the Government of India. This scheme mainly aims at boosting the health care ...

Swachh Bharat Mission(Gramin)

4/11/2016 | Social Issues | Sanitation |Read more

Kerala has become the third State to be declared Open Defecation Free (ODF) under the Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) (Gramin) after Sikkim and Himachal P ...

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban)

3/11/2016 | Governance Issues | Urbanisation |Read more

The Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation has inked MoU with Common Services Centre (CSC), a SPV of Ministry of Information Technolo ...

Safety concerns regarding Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY)

29/10/2016 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), which envisages providing LPG connections to families below the poverty line (BPL), has run into trouble as ...

Biotech- KISAN

29/10/2016 | Science Affairs | Biotechnology |Read more

Biotech-KISAN is a new programme that empowers farmers, especially women farmers. Cash crops and horticulture can be a major source of income but the ...

UDAN(Ude Desh ka Aam nagrik)

24/10/2016 | Economic Affairs | Transport |Read more

To boost air travel between smaller cities, fares for one-hour flights will be capped at Rs. 2,500 in the new UDAN scheme. The UDAN scheme (an acronym ...

Accelerated Irrigation Benefits Program (AIBP)

23/10/2016 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture |Read more

The government has released the first installment of Rs. 1500 crore to the states as central assistance for 99 prioritized irrigation projects under A ...

Green train corridors

22/10/2016 | Environment | Sanitation |Read more

In order to make all the rail tracks on its network as green corridor, Railways announced that 175-km long line was made waste discharge free zone as ...

Zero Defect, Zero Effect (ZED) scheme

20/10/2016 | Economic Affairs | Industry |Read more

Indian PM has launched the Zero Defect, Zero Effect (ZED) scheme for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). The ZED Maturity Assessment Model ha ...

Janani Suraksha Yojana

13/10/2016 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

A new study conducted by India Human Development Survey (IHDS) brings in first conclusive evidence of the role played by Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY) ...

Heritage Infrastructure Development and Augmentation Yojana

10/10/2016 | Culture of India | Culture |Read more

Ministry of Urban Development has approved projects worth Rs.114 cr under Heritage Infrastructure Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY) for imp ...

Maharashtra becomes 17th State to join UDAY

10/10/2016 | Economic Affairs | Energy |Read more

Government of India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Government of Maharashtra and Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. L ...

National Mission on Bioeconomy

6/10/2016 | Economic Affairs | Sustainable Development |Read more

The National Mission on Bioeconomy has launched in Shillong, Meghalaya by the Institute of Bio-resources and Sustainable Development (IBSD). The missi ...

Mission Parivar Vikas

26/9/2016 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

The government is planning to launch Mission Parivar Vikas to improve family planning services in seven states where the combined total fertility rate ...

Smart City Misison

22/9/2016 | Governance Issues | Urbanisation |Read more

The government has selected 27 new smart cities in the latest round of ‘Smart City Challenge’ competition. The 27 smart cities announced are from 12 S ...

Namami Gange Progamme

19/9/2016 | Environment | Water |Read more

Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation (MoWR, RD&GR) has signed an MoU with the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Wel ...

Direct Tax Dispute Resolution Scheme

17/9/2016 | Economic Affairs | Tax System |Read more

The government has extended the time period of the Direct Tax Dispute Resolution Scheme, 2016. Now the scheme can be availed up to 31st December, 2016 ...

Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP)

16/9/2016 | Social Issues | Education |Read more

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal for initiation of the Third Phase of Technical Education Quality Improvement Progr ...

NABARD Will Raise Fund For Irrigation

10/9/2016 | Geography | irrigation |Read more

The National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) will raise in phases over Rs 77,000 crore from market to fund around 100 prioritised i ...

Cleanest Districts In India

9/9/2016 | Social Issues | Sanitation |Read more

According to a survey released by Quality Council of India (QCI), Mandi in Himachal Pradesh and Sindhudurg in Maharashtra have emerged the cleanest di ...

Leprosy Case Detection Campaign

9/9/2016 | Social Issues | Diaseases |Read more

In a bid to eradicate Leprosy from India, Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry has launched the biggest Leprosy Case Detection Campaign (LCDC) in ...

Sabarimala spiritual circuit

6/9/2016 | Culture of India | religion |Read more

The centre has approved the Sabarimala spiritual circuit. The approval was given by the Union Ministry of Tourism. Under this 99.98 crores rupees will ...

Permanent Residency Status to Foreign Investors

4/9/2016 | Economic Affairs | External Sector |Read more

The Union Cabinet has approved the scheme for grant of Permanent Residency Status (PRS) to foreign investors subject to the relevant conditions as spe ...

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana extended to people of all Hilly States

3/9/2016 | Economic Affairs | Energy |Read more

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has decided to extend the benefits under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to the people of all Hilly States includi ...

Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for all (UJALA) scheme

1/9/2016 | Governance Issues | Energy |Read more

Under the Government of India’s Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for all (UJALA) scheme, Gujarat has become the first state to distribute 2 crore LED bu ...

Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign

29/8/2016 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

India’s Olympic Bronze medalist Sakshi Malik was announced as the new brand ambassador of Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign recently. Sakshi became th ...

Voluntary Vehicle Fleet Modernization Programme (V-VMP)

25/8/2016 | Governance Issues | Transport |Read more

The road transport and highways ministry released the concept paper for its proposed voluntary vehicle fleet modernization policy that aims to take of ...

Mega Food Park Scheme

20/8/2016 | Economic Affairs | Food Management |Read more

The government plans to set up 100 new cold chain projects at a cost of Rs. 12,000 crore to Rs.13,000 crore and has kicked off the process to invite i ...

Union Government launched Smart Ganga City Scheme in 10 cities

18/8/2016 | Environment | Water |Read more

Government has launched ‘Smart Ganga City’ programme in 10 cities located along Ganga to set up Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) and improve drainage ne ...

MAA– a programme to promote breastfeeding

10/8/2016 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

Government has launched National Breastfeeding Promotion Programme– MAA (mothers’ absolute affection) to ensure adequate awareness is generated among ...

Baristha Bunakar Sahayata Yojana

9/8/2016 | Social Issues | State Legislature |Read more

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik launched ‘Baristha Bunakar Sahayata Yojana’, a pension scheme for weaver community in the state. Under this schem ...

New Guidelines For AYUSH

5/8/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has released draft guidelines for conducting testing medicines from Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha and Homeop ...

INSPIRE Renamed as MANAK

31/7/2016 | Science Affairs | Science and Technology |Read more

The INSPIRE Awards (Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research) is now as MANAK (Million Minds Augmenting National Aspirations and Knowledge) ...

India-US Launch Innovative Agriculture Programme

28/7/2016 | India and the world | Indo US |Read more

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and the U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) launched the second phase of the” Feed the Fu ...

Model Village Scheme

26/7/2016 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development |Read more

“Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana”( SAANJHI) of the Central Government aims to involve MPs more directly in the development of model villages. By adopting a ...

Atal Pension Yojana

20/7/2016 | Social Issues | Disadvantaged Groups |Read more

The Centre has released nearly 100 crore rupees as its share of contribution for members of the Atal Pension Yojana. The fund has been released throug ...

Steps taken by Government to help Farmers

18/7/2016 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture |Read more

Farmers Portal The Farmers' Portal of the Department of Agriculture & Cooperation is a platform for farmers to seek any information related to agricul ...

Cabinet improve fresh changes in Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)

16/7/2016 | Social Issues | Skill Development |Read more

The Union Cabinet approved the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) with an outlay of Rs 12000 crore to impart skill training to one crore peop ...

‘Clean Ganga’ project

10/7/2016 | Environment | Pollution |Read more

The Central government has launched 231 projects under the ‘Namami Gange’ project which would take it closer to achieving its Clean Ganga objective. 4 ...

Interest subvention For Farmers

8/7/2016 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture |Read more

The Union Cabinet has approved the Interest Subvention Scheme for farmers for the year 2016-17. The Government has sanctioned a sum of Rs. 18,276 Cror ...

Port-Rail Connectivity Projects approved under Sagarmala Programme

6/7/2016 | Economic Affairs | Infrastructure |Read more

Indian Railways is all set to provide a Rs 20,000 crore connectivity to boost to ports under the Sagarmala programme Railways will take up 21 port-rai ...

Swadesh Darshan Scheme

27/6/2016 | Governance Issues | Tourism |Read more

The 1st Meeting of National Committee on Ramayan Circuit and National Committee on Krishna Circuit under Swadesh Darshan Scheme of Ministry of Tourism ...

Cabinet extends UDAY scheme deadline

25/6/2016 | Economic Affairs | Energy |Read more

The Cabinet has approved an extension in the deadline for implementing the Ujjwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY) by a year to March 31, 2017. The Cabi ...

AYUSH(Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy)

23/6/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

Indian government has decided to popularize AYUSH internationally by sending out experts to all the members countries of United Nation. About AYUSH AY ...

NRIs can now apply online for National Pension Scheme

21/6/2016 | Economic Affairs | Financial Inclusion |Read more

The Government has announced that non-resident Indians (NRIs) can now open National Pension Scheme (NPS) accounts online. India has the second-largest ...

Rotavirus Vaccine

17/6/2016 | Science Affairs | Health |Read more

Union health ministry has launched indigenous vaccine Rotavac to prevent diarrhea. This vaccine is launched under universal immunization programme. Th ...

PMJDY(Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana) and Business Correspondens

17/6/2016 | Economic Affairs | Financial Inclusion |Read more

PMJDY is launched with the ambition to ensure universal coverage of all households by financial institutions. About PMJDY: The primary aim of this sch ...

Gyps Vulture Reintroduction Programme

6/6/2016 | Environment | Biodiversity |Read more

The Haryana government on launched Asia's First 'Gyps Vulture Reintroduction Programme' at Jatayu Conservation Breeding Centre, Pinjore. The exercise ...

Assessment of MGNREGA

2/6/2016 | Economic Affairs | Unemployment |Read more

In the financial year 2015-16, Rs.42,084 crore was spent on MGNREGA. Tripura was able to provide 95 days of employment on average. Manipur and Goa wer ...

Mission Indradhanush

1/6/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

The health ministry is planning to revamp its flagship immunisation programme ‘Mission Indradhanush‘ to include four new vaccines. The mission, curren ...

AMRUT

29/5/2016 | Economic Affairs | Infrastructure |Read more

The Centre has approved an investment of over Rs 5,530 crore for providing basic infrastructure in over 110 cities across six states under AMRUT schem ...

Health Protection Scheme (HPS)

17/5/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

The Health Protection Scheme (HPS) was announced in the Union Budget 2016 . With this, the government has announced its plans to roll out a health pro ...

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana

17/5/2016 | Economic Affairs | Poverty |Read more

The Centre has launched the second phase of Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) for three states — Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. This scheme ...

Jan Aushadhi Scheme

11/5/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

Jan Aushadhi, the government scheme to make quality drugs available at affordable prices, was relaunched with private participation. Non-governmental ...

UDAY bonds

25/4/2016 | Economic Affairs | Energy |Read more

Eight states have issued bonds worth over Rs 98,959.96 crore under UDAY Bonds scheme in 2015-16, which is aimed at improving operational and financial ...

Annual Target of Electrifying 7000 Villages Achieved

27/3/2016 | Governance Issues | Infrastructure |Read more

The government has achieved its annual target of electrifying 7000 villages during this (2015-16) fiscal year under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yo ...

Immunisation Programmes in India

23/3/2016 | Governance Issues | Health |Read more

India has achieved major public health achievements with the help of safe and effective vaccines delivered through quality programmes.like there is el ...

Government Nod For UDAY Bonds

8/3/2016 | Economic Affairs | Energy |Read more

The Finance Ministry has approved the issuance of Ujjwal Discom Assurance Yojana (UDAY) bonds by four states. They are Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jhark ...

Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY)

22/2/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

A report conducted by Council for Social Development concluded that RSBY has made very less impact on the medical impoverishment in India. Topic Map W ...

Swachh Sarvekshan Survey

18/2/2016 | Environment | Health |Read more

Karnataka's Mysore was voted India's cleanest city. Chandigarh, Tiruchirapalli and the New Delhi Municipal Council were the other three names topping ...

Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM)

17/2/2016 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development |Read more

This scheme is launched with an ambition to transform rural areas to economically, socially and physically sustainable spaces. About Scheme: The Missi ...

Madhya Pradesh Gets Its First Mega Food Park

16/2/2016 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture |Read more

In order to give an impetus to the growth of the Food Processing Sector in Madhya Pradesh, the first Mega Food Park in Khargone(M.P) is launched by M/ ...

Plan To Eliminate Malaria By 2030

14/2/2016 | Science Affairs | Health |Read more

Government has launched a plan to eliminate malaria by 2030. According to the National Malaria Strategic Plan, the government gives special attention ...

National Deworming Initiative

12/2/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare has launched National Deworming initiative to benefit more than 270 million children. This was launched b ...

Sehat(Social Endeavour For Health And Telemedicine)

11/2/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

SEHAT(Social Endeavour for Health and Telemedicine) is launched in line with Digital India vision. This initiative will boost the telemedicine mission ...

Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana

11/2/2016 | Economic Affairs | Skill Development |Read more

Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), the flagship of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, has completed 10 lakh enrolments. The ...

Project Sunrise

10/2/2016 | Social Issues | Health |Read more

Government of India has launched Project Sunrise for prevention of AIDS in the eight North-Eastern states. Government is working towards bringing the ...

RBI Simplifies Gold Monetization Scheme

28/1/2016 | Economic Affairs | Financial System |Read more

Interest earned on deposits under the central government’s Gold Monetisation Scheme will not attract any tax; gain through trading or redemption will ...

Pradhan Mantri Nai Manzil Scheme Yojana

26/1/2016 | Social Issues | Disadvantaged Groups |Read more

The scheme “Nai Manzil” scheme is launched to address the educational and livelihood needs of minority communities in general and Muslims in particula ...

Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana

16/1/2016 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture |Read more

The Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY), announced on the eve of harvest festivals across the country, is to be rolled out during the kharif crop ...

Ganga Gram Yojana

10/1/2016 | Economic Affairs | Rural Development |Read more

The union government recently launched Ganga Gram Yojana at a village in Hapur district of U.P. 1600 villages situated along the banks of river Ganga ...

Accessible India Campaign

5/12/2015 | Social Issues | Disadvantaged Groups |Read more

For Persons with Disabilities (PwDs) universal accessibility is critical for enabling them to gain access for equal opportunity and live independently ...

Zero TB Cities project

24/11/2015 | Science Affairs | Health |Read more

This project was formed in 2014 with the aims to bring the global tuberculosis epidemic to an end by fighting the disease at the community level in hi ...

Interest Subvention Scheme for Exporters

19/11/2015 | Economic Affairs | External Sector |Read more

Interest Rate Subvention Scheme on pre-shipment and post-shipment schemes has been approved by the Cabinet Committee. It will be implemented with retr ...

BRICS nations signed Moscow Declaration

3/11/2015 | India and the world | Multilateral Issues |Read more

BRICS countries(Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) haveagreed for co-investment of resources for supporting multilateral R&D Projects ...

Gold Monetisation Scheme- Guidelines

26/10/2015 | Economic Affairs | Financial System |Read more

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed banks to fix their own interest rates on gold deposits under the Gold Monetisation Scheme. In this regard RBI ...

Green India Mission (GIM)

19/10/2015 | Environment | Environment |Read more

Green India Mission (GIM) was in news recently as union govt. has approved Perspective Plans & Annual Plan of Operations (APOs) submitted by four ...

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana

28/7/2015 | Governance Issues | Rural Development |Read more

The BJP-led NDA government’s flagship programme Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) meant to provide round the clock power would be ...

Digital India Project

7/7/2015 | Science Affairs | Information Technology |Read more

The Digital India Project, a pet scheme of the Modi government, aims to connect all gram panchayats by broadband internet, promote e-governance and tr ...

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY)

5/7/2015 | Geography | irrigation |Read more

Aiming at reducing India’s dependence on monsoon and improving farm productivity, the government has decided to amalgamate all ongoing irrigatio ...

New Urban Development Schemes

30/6/2015 | Geography | Urbanisation |Read more

The Centre has launched three initiatives for urban development — Smart Cities Mission, Housing for All and Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Ur ...

Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Scheme

15/1/2015 | Social Issues | Gender issues |Read more

After Swachh Bharat and Make In India, the Modi government's big bang flagship scheme will be "Beti bachao, beti padhao'' that will b ...

Mission Indradhanush

3/1/2015 | Social Issues | Status of Children |Read more

The government has launched “Mission Indradhanush” depicting seven colours of the rainbow, aiming to cover all those children by 2020 who are either u ...

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