Haryana launched "VISION DOCUMENT 2030"

31/10/2018 | Haryana | Governance

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar launched ‘Vision Document 2030’ in the presence of Finance Minister Abhimanyu and United Nations resident coordinat ...

NDMA conducts mock exercise in Haryana on earthquake

31/10/2018 | Haryana | Governance

A State-level mock exercise on earthquake was conducted by National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in Haryana. Facts : This mock exercise was do ...

National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC)

31/10/2018 | Indian Polity | Commission/committee

The Department of Consumer Affairs, Government of India along with National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) jointly organized a Confere ...

CSIR develops Less Polluting Firecrackers

31/10/2018 | Environment and Ecology | Pollution

CSIR scientists have developed Less Polluting Firecrackers which are not only environment friendly but 15-20 % cheaper than the conventional ones. The ...

‘Dev Bhoomi Darshan’ scheme for senior citizens

31/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Economy

‘Dev Bhoomi Darshan’ scheme for senior citizens The state government has started a new scheme,“Dev Bhoomi Darshan”, that will provide free travelling ...

Punjab inks MOU with Belarus for developing skill & vocational training

31/10/2018 | Punjab | Polity

A Memorandum of Understanding in the field of Skill Development and Vocational Education was signed between Punjab and Belarus. Facts : The Ministry o ...

Signature Global launched first affordable housing project in Gurugram

31/10/2018 | Haryana | Social Issues

Signature Global firm launched its first affordable housing project in Gurugram, Haryana. Facts : Realty firm Signature Global delivered its first aff ...

Right-wing stir against Government on SC/ST Act in Ranchi

31/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Social Issues

Context :- Members of various right-wing groups on Tuesday protested in the heart of the capital against the Narendra Modi government’s approval of an ...

Eklavya Schools

31/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Social Issues

Context :- More than 700 Eklavya schools will come up in various blocks of the country by 2022. Any block with more than 50 per cent tribal population ...

Haryana become first state to complete Aquifer Mapping

30/10/2018 | Haryana | Geography

Haryana become the first state in the country to complete aquifer mapping for its groundwater resources. Aquifer is an underground layer of water-bear ...

Samsung inaugurates world’s largest mobile phone factory in Noida

30/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

South Korean technology giant Samsung inaugurated the world’s largest mobile manufacturing unit in Noida. It was jointly inaugurated by Prime Minister ...

New Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court

30/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

Justice Ajjikuttira Somaiah Bopanna was sworn in as the Chief Justice of Gauhati High Court today. Governor Jagdish Mukhi administered the oath of off ...

SC upheld Haryana Panchayati Raj (Amendment) Act, 2015

30/10/2018 | Haryana | Polity

The Supreme Court has upheld the Haryana Panchayati Raj (Amendment) Act, 2015 that disqualified sizeable segment of the population from contesting Pan ...

ADB delegation in Assam for WR projects

30/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

A two-member delegation of Asian Development Bank (ADB) led by its senior water resources specialist Olivier Drieu met chief minister Sarbananda Sonow ...

India, Japan hail progress in NE uplift

30/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

India and Japan have lauded the progress made for development of the Northeast through the India-Japan Act East Forum by identifying and implementing ...

Currency swap agreement between India and Japan

30/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | External Sector

Japan and India have entered into a $75-billion currency swap arrangement that will bolster the country’s firepower as it battles a steep drop in the ...

India’s first container movement on inland waterways

30/10/2018 | Geography | Transport

Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will transport container cargo belonging to the food and beverage giant PepsiCo (India) from Kolkata to Var ...

Assam’s Tallest Buddha Statue Unveiled at Tinsukia

30/10/2018 | Assam | Culture

To infuse a sense of international brotherhood, world peace, and national integrity, a two-day Maha Utsav was observed at the 81-year old Digboi Buddh ...

Haryana to set up Adventure Sports Academy

30/10/2018 | Haryana | Culture

The Haryana Government has decided to constitute the Haryana Academy of Adventure Sports as a society under the Haryana Registration and Regulation of ...

Birth centenary of Syed Abdul Malik organised in Dibrugarh

30/10/2018 | Assam | Culture

Context: A two-day seminar to mark the birth centenary of Syed Abdul Malik, jointly organized by Sahitya Akademi and Assamese Department of Dibrugarh ...

Gujarat’s first Mega Food Park

29/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture

Union Minister for Food Processing Industries has inaugurated the first Mega Food Park in Gujarat. It is located at Village Shah and Vasravi, Taluka M ...

Namami Gange programme

29/10/2018 | Environment and Ecology | Pollution

The Executive Committee (EC) of the National Mission for Clean Ganga has approved 12 projects worth Rs. 929 Crore under the Namami Gange programme in ...

DoNER Minister Dr Jitendra Singh laid foundation stone of ‘Technology Facility Center’ at Jorhat, Assam

29/10/2018 | Assam | Science and Technology

On October 29, 2018, the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Dr Jitendra Singh laid the foundati ...

Experiencing North East festival

29/10/2018 | Assam | Culture

Context: The ‘Experiencing North East’ festival is being held. It depicts the uniqueness of North Eastern culture. ‘Experiencing North East’ Festival: ...

National Monitoring Framework on Sustainable Development Goals

28/10/2018 | Environment and Ecology | Sustainable Development

The Union Cabinet has approved the constitution of a High Level Steering Committee for periodically reviewing and refining the National Indicator Fram ...

Centre approves proposal for setting up of Namrup IV plant

28/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

The competent authority of the Government of India has approved the proposal for setting up of BVFCL(Brahmaputra Valley Fertilizer Corporation Limited ...

Reliance signs India's biggest SEZ deal with Haryana

28/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

Reliance Industries and the Haryana government formally inked a joint venture agreement to set up what is touted to be India's biggest SEZ project. Fa ...

SC bans sale of BS-IV vehicles from 2020

28/10/2018 | Science Affairs | Transport

The Supreme Court has banned the sale and registration of motor vehicles conforming to the emission standard Bharat Stage-IV in the entire country fro ...

Punjab CM launched PUDA-360 E-property module

28/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh launched PUDA 360, an e-properties module to facilitate online property transactions, thus bringing grea ...

National Hindi Divas observed across India

28/10/2018 | Haryana | Culture

National Hindi Divas is observed every year on 14 September in Hindi speaking regions of India and other countries with Hindi speaking population. Fac ...

32nd Surajkund International Crafts Mela held in Haryana

28/10/2018 | Haryana | Culture

The 32nd edition of Surajkund International Crafts Mela was held at Faridabad, Haryana. Facts : It was formally inaugurated by Uttar Pradesh Chief Min ...

Punjab inks MOU with Amazon to develop cloud-ready job skills

28/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Punjab Government established premier Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University (MRSPTU) and Amazon Internet Services Private Limited (AISPL) ...

Punjab Roads GIS Portal and Punjab Sarak Sewa (PSS) Mobile App launched

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Mr. Vijayinder Singla PWD Minister Punjab launched the Punjab Roads GIS Portal and Punjab Sarak Sewa (PSS) Mobile App at MGSIPA Auditorium, Chandigarh ...

MoU amongst BRICS nations regarding cooperation in the social and labour sphere

27/10/2018 | India and the world | Regional Groupings

The Union Cabinet has given its ex-post facto approval for the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) among Brazil, Russian Federation, India, China, South ...

Fisheries and Aquaculture Infrastructure Development Fund (FIDF)

27/10/2018 | Geography | Resources

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for creation of special Fisheries an ...

Punjab won 4 awards at "Poshan Maah Awards-2018"

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

The Social Security, Women and Child Development Minister, Punjab, Mrs. Aruna Chaudhary has congratulated 'Team Punjab' for the stupendous success in ...

Punjab CM seeks Israel's cooperation in recyclying of urban sewage waste

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has arrived in Israel on a five-day visit to strengthen cooperation with the Jewish nation in sectors such as ag ...

Glyphosate, its formulations banned in Punjab

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Punjab Government has banned the sale of Glyphosate in the State. Facts : Punjab Government has decided to ban the sale of all formulations containing ...

Punjab Govt inaugurates software ‘Secure’ to make MGNREGA estimates online

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

The Rural Development and Panchayat Department of Punjab Government has developed online software to bring more transparency & efficiency in making es ...

Punjab CM launches three mobile apps to combat & create awareness on Stubble Burning

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Intensifying his government’s efforts to combat stubble burning, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday launched three mobile apps ...

Punjab Govt signs critical MoU on water management with Israel

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

The Punjab Government, led by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, signed four important Memorandums of Understandings (MoUs) with Israel to boost ...

Assam too in the #MeToo storm

27/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

Context At a time when the #MeToo storm has taken entire India into its grip, it is now time that Assam too opens its mouth and something like that on ...

French General Jean Francois Allard bust to be installed in Amritsar

27/10/2018 | Punjab | Culture

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh directed the Tourism & Cultural Affairs department to finalize the modalities for installation of the bu ...

Man-animal conflict a 'State Declared Disaster'

26/10/2018 | Uttar Pradesh | Environment

In possibly the first-of-its-kind move, the Uttar Pradesh government has made the man-animal conflict a 'State Declared Disaster' bringing such incide ...

Tiger Reserves and Road Project

26/10/2018 | Uttar Pradesh | Environment

The Uttar Pradesh government is set to cut 55,000 trees in critical tiger habitats to build a road of strategic importance, according to a document ac ...

Khurja coal power plant - A Threat To Air Quality

26/10/2018 | Uttar Pradesh | Environment

The Tehri Hydro Development Corporation's (THDC) proposed Khurja coal power plant in Uttar Pradesh will push up the cost of electricity and increase a ...

SC order on use and sale of firecrackers

26/10/2018 | Indian Polity | Judiciary

The Supreme Court has ordered a partial ban on the sale and use of firecrackers, ahead of Diwali next month. Hearing a bunch of petitions seeking a bl ...

Appellate Tribunals against Benami Transactions

26/10/2018 | Indian Polity | Judiciary

The Union Cabinet has approved setting up of Appellate Tribunal and Adjudicating Authority for speedy disposal of cases related to benami transactions ...

Cabinet panel clears Bahraich-Khalilabad rail line in Uttar Pradesh

26/10/2018 | Uttar Pradesh | Economy

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved a new railway line between Bahraich and Khalilabad with an estimated project cost of 4 ...

Weavers’ conference

26/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

Context: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday distributed cheques worth Rs 50,000 to each of the weavers’ societies from four districts of th ...

Welfare of the police personnel

26/10/2018 | Uttar Pradesh | Polity

The government on Sunday announced that roads in the state that lead to villages of state police personnel killed on duty will be named after them. Ch ...

Indian Railways to connect Ladakh with Delhi

26/10/2018 | Jammu and kashmir | Geography

Indian railways is planning to connect New Delhi with Ladakh region through the to-be world's highest railway. The railway line will run along the Ind ...

UP Government Issues Notification Renaming Allahabad To Prayagraj

26/10/2018 | Uttar Pradesh | History

The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Tuesday adopted a proposal to rename the historic city of Allahabad as Prayagraj, a move opposed by the opposition parties i ...

Hydro Engineering College

25/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Geography

Hydro Sector to benefit fromHimachal Pradesh is a small hilly State where benevolent nature has bestowed many perennial and precious gifts to people l ...

HAU gets patent for Poly hydroxy butarate (PHB) : A green alternative to plastics

25/10/2018 | Haryana | Science

Haryana Agricultural University (HAU) gets patent for eco-friendly biochemical poly hydroxy butarate (PHB). Facts : Scientists of Chaudhary Charan Sin ...

First Mega Pharma Park to be established in Karnal

25/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

The Haryana government is going to establish a pharma park over 100 acres of land in Karnal. Facts : Speaking at an event 'Stakeholder Consultation fo ...

IIT Guwahati uses aloe vera to remove oil from water

25/10/2018 | Assam | Science and Technology

Researchers have for the first time used a naturally occurring material — aloe vera gel — which inherently has superior oil repelling (oleophobic) pro ...

International Conference on Status and Protection of Coral Reefs (STAPCOR – 2018)

25/10/2018 | Environment and Ecology | Biodiversity

The International Conference on Status and Protection of Coral Reefs (STAPCOR – 2018) is being held at Bangaram coral Island of Territory of Lakshadwe ...

Controversy on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016

25/10/2018 | Indian Polity | citizenship

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is gaining momentum yet again as the Assam Government has refused the proposed rally of organisations from West Benga ...

War towers of Ahom Era Discovered at Joysagar

25/10/2018 | Assam | Culture

In a deep survey and field study initiative taken by the Assam State Archeological Survey Department, as many as four military towers were discovered ...

Green Good Deed

24/10/2018 | Environment and Ecology | Environment

Environment Ministry has launched Harit Diwali, Swasth Diwali campaign. This campaign was initiated in 2017-18 wherein large number of school children ...

Government-appointed panel suggests UN model law for Cross-Border Insolvency

24/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | External Sector

The Insolvency Law Committee (ILC) submitted its 2nd Report on Cross Border Insolvency to Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs. The ILC was const ...

World University of Design in Haryana

24/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

India’s first and only design university - World University of Design (WUD) has opened its campus at Sonipat, Haryana. Key Facts : The university prom ...

Chai Sahay App

24/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

Context: Tea Board of India is planning to launch an app aimed at guiding small growers, whose share in total tea production is increasing. The propos ...

Haryana Community Participation and Public Services Social Audit Act, 2018.

24/10/2018 | Haryana | Social Issues

Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has approved the draft of the Haryana Community Participation and Public Services Social Audit Act, 2018. Facts : U ...

Highest number of complaints of child marriages

24/10/2018 | Haryana | Social Issues

Haryana Government said as many as 923 complaints of child marriage have so far been received across the state in past 17 months and 531 such marriage ...

The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty

23/10/2018 | Security Issues | International Institutions

U.S. President has announced that he would “terminate” the INF Treaty in response to a long-running dispute over Russian noncompliance with the treaty ...

Supreme Court on vacancies in lower courts

23/10/2018 | Indian Polity | Judiciary

Supreme court has sought the response of the state governments and the high court by describing existence of 5,133 vacancies unacceptable. There is al ...

Cycle booking through an App

23/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Environment

Context :- Capital Ranchi will roll out a public cycle sharing scheme, aimed at promoting eco-friendly travel options as a part of Ranchi Smart City p ...

Biodiversity in Himachal Pradesh

22/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Environment

55 medicinal plants on verge of extinction in HP The areas in which extraction of plant is being carried out are along the borders of Kangra and Mandi ...

Tezpur University inks MoU with CSIR-CIMAP for Aroma Mission

22/10/2018 | Assam | Science and Technology

Tezpur University (TU) signed an MoU with the Lucknow-based CSIR-Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatics Plants (CIMAP) to implement CSIR-Aroma M ...

Mission to mercury

22/10/2018 | Science Affairs | Space

European Space Agency (ESA) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) successfully sent two probes on a joint mission to Mercury, the closest ...

India’s first Bitcoin ATM kiosk set up in Bengaluru

22/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Financial System

Unocoin Technologies Private Ltd has set up India’s first ATM kiosk to trade in cryptocurrencies in Bengaluru. The automated teller machine, which has ...

India’s longest river bridge:

22/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

Context: India’s longest river bridge with total length of 19.3 kilometers will be built on Brahmaputra river in Assam. Key facts: This bridge will co ...

Punjab Cabinet okays hiking quota for women to 50% in local bodies

21/10/2018 | Punjab | Polity

The Punjab Cabinet decided to extend the enhanced 50 per cent reservation for women in the matter of rotation for the office of the panchayat sarpanch ...

Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on Pakistan

21/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | External Sector

After an on-site assessment of the steps taken by Pakistan to curb terror financing and money laundering, a visiting Financial Action Task Force (FATF ...

Two time zones for India

21/10/2018 | Geography | Climate

Scientists at the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research’s National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL), which maintains Indian Standard Time, have pu ...

Arunachal, Assam On Alert As Tibet Landslide Causes Siang River To Swell

21/10/2018 | Assam | Geography

Assam and Arunachal Pradesh are on high alert after China informed India about a possible flood situation because of a landslide in Tibet. Beijing, un ...

Punjab became first state to provide Universal Health Cover

21/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

The Punjab government announced an annual health insurance cover of Rs 5 lakh each to around 43 lakh families in the state under the Pradhan Mantri Ja ...

12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit

20/10/2018 | India and the world | International Institutions

The 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Summit was held in Brussels, Belgium. The theme of summit was ‘Global Partners for Global Challenges’. It was chai ...

Bihar’s ‘Shahi Litchi’ Gets GI tag

20/10/2018 | Bihar | Economy

Context: Bihar’s Shahi litchi has got the Geographical Indication (GI) tag and has become an exclusive brand in the national and international market. ...

Bihar's 'Shahi Litchi' Gets Geographical Indication Tag

20/10/2018 | Science Affairs | IPR

After Katrani rice, Jardalu mango and Magahi paan (betel vine), Bihar's Shahi litchi has got the Geographical Indication (GI) tag and has become an ex ...

Bihar's 'Shahi Litchi' Gets Geographical Indication Tag

20/10/2018 | Science Affairs | IPR

After Katrani rice, Jardalu mango and Magahi paan (betel vine), Bihar's Shahi litchi has got the Geographical Indication (GI) tag and has become an ex ...

Culture of Himachal Pradesh

20/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Culture

Baijnath, place where effigy of Ravana is not burnt In most parts of the country burning effigy of Ravana, the symbol of evil, is celebrated at Dasehr ...

Punjab Government to amend Industrial and Business Development Policy 2017

19/10/2018 | Punjab | Economy

In a bid to boost industrial development in Punjab, the state government has decided to amend the Industrial and Business Development Policy 2017. Fac ...

State imports Rs 1,650 cr worth eggs, meat, milk annually

19/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

Holding a poor rank in terms of production of dairy products and meat, Assam imports around Rs 1,650 crore worth eggs, meat and milk every year. Also, ...

Punjab Cabinet Approves new Sand and Gravel Policy

19/10/2018 | Punjab | Polity

The Punjab Cabinet today approved the much-awaited Punjab State Sand and Gravel Policy, 2018. Facts : The policy enables the entry of big players in t ...

UP Cabinet approves changing name of Allahabad to ‘Prayagraj’

19/10/2018 | Indian Polity | State Executive

The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet has approved the proposal of the state government to rename the city of ‘Allahabad’ as ‘Prayagraj’. The decision has been ve ...

Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP)

19/10/2018 | Social Issues | Health

Central Warehouse of Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana has been set up at Bilaspur, Gurugram. It has been setup by the Bureau of Pharma P ...

Road safety programme

18/10/2018 | Geography | Transport

The Central government has launched a road safety programme in a public-private-partnership (PPP) model in collaboration with Diageo India and the Ins ...

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued guidelines prepaid instruments (PPI)

18/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Financial System

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued guidelines for interoperability among prepaid instruments (PPI) such as e-wallets. Inter-operability is technic ...

Rohtang Tunnel on Leh Manali highway

18/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Economy

Keylong to be country's first railway station inside tunnel For the first time in India, a railway station will be built inside a tunnel at a height o ...

Assam Industrial disputes Bill gets President’s nod

18/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

President Ram Nath Kovind has signed the Industrial Disputes (Assam Amendment) Bill, 2017 that will replace the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 paving t ...

Varsity to adopt three tribal villages

18/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Social Issues

Context :- Dr Shyama Prasad Mukherjee University here has identified three villages — Gaberiya, Kudagara and Singarsari — that it wants to adopt for c ...

Assam celebrates Kati Bihu festival

18/10/2018 | Assam | Culture

Assam's third Bihu festival, known as Kati Bihu or Kongali Bihu, was being celebrated across the state. Kati Bihu: The Kati or Kangali Bihu is also cl ...

West Bengal Extends Food Security To 8.5 Crore People

17/10/2018 | West Bengal | Social Issues

The West Bengal government has ensured food security to more than 8.5 crore people of the state under the 'Khadya Sathi' scheme, Chief Minister Mamata ...

Gogoi for ‘gradual’ withdrawal of AFSPA from Assam

17/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi has pitched for ‘gradual withdrawal’ of Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, from the state. There is a ne ...

LPG penetration in Northeast to cross 80 pc by March 2019

17/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

The LPG cylinder penetration in the Northeast region is likely to touch 80 per cent by the end of 2018-19, much ahead of its initial plan to reach thi ...

Swasth Bharat Yatra national campaign

17/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Financial System

Union Government has launched national campaign ‘Swasth Bharat Yatra’ on occasion of World Food Day (16 October) to sensitise people about eating safe ...

No time bar for crimes under POCSO Act

17/10/2018 | Social Issues | Disadvantaged Groups

The government has clarified that there is no time bar on reporting such crimes and Survivors of child sexual abuse can file a police complaint after ...

Disaster management in Himachal

17/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Environment

Himachal Govt. to establish three Companies under State Disaster Response Force The State Government establishing three Companies under the State Disa ...

Mysteries of Rakhigarhi's Harappan Necropolis

17/10/2018 | Haryana | Culture

Why in news ? A Harappan excavation carried out by Archaeologists in Haryana has unveiled a large burial ground. What is the brief account of Harappan ...

Policy stumble in curbing Stubble Burning

17/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

What is the issue ? Crop residue burning poses an environmental and health hazard. Hence, the Centre’s policy for mitigate the crisis needs cautious e ...

Team Ganga on clean mission.

16/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Environment

Context :- he 40-member team of Mission Clean Gange Haridwar-Patna expedition is rafting the choppy waters with elan and has so far managed to collect ...

Diversification of Agriculture in Punjab

16/10/2018 | Punjab | Geography

What is the issue ? The growth rate of Punjab’s agriculture fell to 3% between 1987 to 2005 and it went further down to 1.6% between 2006 and 2018. Th ...

Centre sets ‘minimum river flows’ for the Ganga

15/10/2018 | Geography | Resources

National Mission for Clean Ganga has mandated the minimum quantity of water — or ecological flow — that various stretches of the Ganga must necessaril ...

Gorkhas are not 'foreigners' or 'illegal migrants

15/10/2018 | Indian Polity | citizenship

The ministry of home affairs (MHA) issued a clarification to the Assam government on the citizenship status of members of the Gorkha community living ...

Army to form Integrated Battle Groups ( IBGs)

15/10/2018 | Jammu and kashmir | Polity

Top army commanders, led by Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, have decided to restructure the force in phases and introduce a new battle-fighting concep ...

Child/ Women welfare schemes implementation in Himachal Pradesh

15/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Economy

POSHAN ( PM's Overarching Scheme for Holistic Nourishment ) Abhiyan launched in 5 districts. The state government has covered five districts, Chamba, ...

First Maize Based Mega Food Park in Kapurthala, Punjab

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Economy

Union Minister of Food Processing Industry laid the foundation stone for First Maize based Mega Food Park in Kapurthala, Punjab. Facts : The Mega Food ...

3rd Mega Food Park of Punjab inagurated at Ludhiana

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Economy

The Union Minister Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal laid the Foundation Stone of the Ludhiana Mega Food Park being promoted by Punjab A ...

Food cash credit to Punjab

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Economy

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its ex-post facto approval for settlement of Legacy Food Cash Credit Acco ...

Punjab Government's new Blasphemy Bill

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Polity

Punjab Cabinet recently decided to amend the law to make acts of “sacrilege against the religious books” punishable with life imprisonment. Facts : Th ...

Deen Dayal Jan Awas Yojna : Affordable Housing scheme of Haryana

14/10/2018 | Haryana | Governance

Deen Dayal Jan Awas Yojana, an affordable housing scheme of state Government of Haryana has been launched by prime Minister Narendra Modi on 1st Novem ...

Merger of NCVT and NSDA

14/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Skill Development

The Union Cabinet has approved the merger of the existing regulatory institutions in the skills space - National Council for Vocational Training (NCVT ...

Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) starter Ro Ro Service

14/10/2018 | Geography | Transport

Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will be starting a new Roll on-Roll off (Ro-Ro) facility in collaboration with the Government of Assam to p ...

Punjab Government banned sale of E-Cigarettes and ENDS in the state.

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

As a part of Tandarust Punjab Mission, Commissioner Food and Drugs Administration, Punjab Mr. Kahan Singh Pannu has issued a circular prohibiting sale ...

Sex ratio in Haryana

14/10/2018 | Haryana | Social Issues

The child sex ratio at birth (SRB) in Haryana for the first time has touched 900-mark in two decades. Facts : From January to December 2016 out of 5,2 ...

Punjab Government launched "DAPO Programme"

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Dedicating the historic occasion of martyrdom day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh to youth empowerment, the Chief Minister launched a unique initiative – DAPO ...

Punjab Government War on Drugs

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

Amid a new wave of political churn against the government for failing to curtail drugs, the Punjab CM has sought to enhance punishment for offenders. ...

Opiod Crisis in Punjab

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

What is the issue ? Punjab is one of the hotbeds of drug abuse in India, has a worsening Opioid crisis. Punjab state government has taken various meas ...

Farm Loan Waiver Issue in Punjab

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

What is the issue ? Farm loan waivers have been a popular political instrument with governments to address agrarian stress temporarily. While this is ...

Rationality in the campaign against Drugs menance in Punjab

14/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

What is the issue? Punjab’s drug menace is extremely severe. It demands comprehensive actions sans empty gestures and gimmicks. What is the extent of ...

UNISDR report on climate related disasters

13/10/2018 | International Affairs | United Nations

UN has released a report titled ‘Economic Losses, Poverty and Disasters 1998-2017’. It was compiled by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction. Indi ...

Amendment by Competition Commission of India

13/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Institutions

The Competition Commission of India (CCI), in continuation of its efforts towards simplifying and providing greater clarity on the application of the ...

Jadav Payeng urges Dhemaji villagers to embark on greening drive

13/10/2018 | Assam | Environment

Internationally acclaimed self-taught environmentalist Jadav Payeng and brand ambassador of the ‘Clean & Green Village’ campaign asked the local villa ...

India and Azerbaijan take steps to boost trade

13/10/2018 | India and the world | India central Asia

India and Azerbaijan signed a protocol on trade and economic, science and technology cooperation on October 12, 2018, during the 5th meeting of India- ...

Animal Welfare Board of India Shifted Headquarters From Chennai to Haryana

13/10/2018 | Haryana | Environment

Context : The Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has shifted its headquarters from Chennai to Ballabhgarh of Haryana. The decision has been taken fo ...

Haryana Govt Makes Solar Power Plants Mandatory for New Buildings

13/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

In a move to address the state’s power security issues and increase energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy, the Haryana government has made ...

32nd World Conference of World Union of Wholesale Markets (WUWM)

13/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

The 32nd World Conference of World Union of Wholesale Markets (WUWM) conference organised at Gurugram on 11 and 12 October 2018. Facts : It is inaugur ...

Khadi Board looking to ramp up production

13/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

The Assam Khadi and Village Industries Board (AKVIB) is looking to ramp up production with a view to increase its sales and profit margin. Sources sai ...

Israel to boost 'White Revolution' in Haryana

13/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

Mr.Uri Ariel, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Israel, announced that Israel will provide increased support to Haryana’s White Revolut ...

Chronic apathy over fire NOC in Jharkhand

12/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Geography

Context :- Blaze safety is being miserly back-burnered in the state capital where Durga Puja organisers are busy splurging on spectacular theme pandal ...

World Bank’s Human Capital Index

12/10/2018 | Geography | Population issues

The World Bank has released a Human Capital Index (HCI) as part of the World Development Report 2019. Theme for the World Development Report (WDR) 201 ...

Biggest Outbrake of Zika virus

12/10/2018 | Social Issues | Health

India has recorded its biggest outbreak of Zika virus to date, with 32 cases confirmed in Jaipur, capital of the western state of Rajasthan. The first ...

Dialects of Himachal Pradesh

12/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Culture

Seven dialects from Himachal on the verge of extinction A revelation by the Union Government has brought troublesome news for the cultural heritage of ...

British Council and NEC sign MoU on educational and cultural collaboration

12/10/2018 | Assam | Culture

Alan Gemmell, OBE, Director British Council India and Kh. Siile Anthony, Director (HRD & E), North Eastern Council (NEC), signed a Memorandum of Under ...

Global Hunger Index 2018

11/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Poverty

The 2018 Global Hunger Index report has been released. The report is a peer-reviewed publication released annually by Welthungerhilfe and Concern Worl ...

Citizenship status of Gorkhas living in Assam

11/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

Context: Ministry of Home Affairs has issued a clarification to the Government of Assam on the citizenship status of members of the Gorkha Community l ...

Self Employment scheme launched for rural youth

11/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Polity

Rural Development Minister launched the Mukhya Mantri Yuva Aajeevika (CM Youth Livelihood) Yojana at Una. The scheme will be implemented by the Rural ...

‘National Policy on Electronics 2018’

11/10/2018 | Science Affairs | Electronics

Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has issued draft ‘National Policy on Electronics 2018’ (NPE 2018) for Electronics Sys ...

IWAI to launch Ro-Ro service to Majuli Island in Assam

11/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

Context: Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will be starting a new Roll on-Roll off (Ro-Ro) facility in collaboration with the Government of A ...

Haryana’s peasant leader Sir Chhotu Ram

11/10/2018 | Haryana | Social Issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unveiled a 64-foot-tall statue of peasant leader Sir Chhotu Ram at his native village Sampla in Rohtak district of Ha ...

World Union of Wholesale Markets Conference

10/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

Haryana Government is going to host 2018 World Union of Wholesale Markets (WUWM) Conference at Gurugram in 10-13 October 2018. In this regard, State G ...

Scientists develop the first bio-electronic medicine

10/10/2018 | Science Affairs | Health

Scientists have developed the first bioelectronic medicine -- an implantable, biodegradable wireless device that speeds nerve regeneration and improve ...

Strategic Policy Group to assist National Security Council

10/10/2018 | Security Issues | Internal Security

The central government has set up the Strategic Policy Group (SPG) headed by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval to assist the National Security Coun ...

Anti-trafficking project In West Bengal

10/10/2018 | West Bengal | Social Issues

Context: Riding on the success of a project to tackle human trafficking and prevent child marriage in two districts of the state, the West Bengal gove ...

Kaziranga National Bamboo Park and Museum

9/10/2018 | Assam | Environment

Kaziranga National Bamboo Park In order to conserve bamboo, farmers’ organization Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS), which is currently running Kazi ...

Crop damages in animal attacks put under PMFBY

9/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Agriculture

Union Government has decided to cover damages to crops in wild animal attacks under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna in select districts on an experime ...

Gujarat starts vaccination of Gir lions against deadly virus

9/10/2018 | Environment and Ecology | Wildlife

The Gujarat forest department Sunday started vaccination of lions in the Gir sanctuary to protect them from a deadly virus blamed for the death of som ...

GI Tag for Alphonso from Konkan

8/10/2018 | Science Affairs | IPR

Alphonso from Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Palghar, Thane and Raigad districts of Maharashtra, is registered as Geographical Indication (GI). The king of ma ...

Latest Girl Child Welfare Schemes

8/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Polity

‘Hamare Gaon Ki Beti, Hamari Shaan’ Scheme Una district figures on the list of 100 panchayats of the country, having the lowest gender ratio. The dist ...

Center of Excellence – Internet of Things (CoE-IoT)

8/10/2018 | Haryana | Science

With the objective of leveraging the strength of Indian IT and to accelerate innovation in the emerging technology involving Sensors, Cloud, Analytics ...

law on Ground water use

8/10/2018 | West Bengal | Geography

The Bengal government is likely to come up soon with a Groundwater Act to put a leash on wastage of underground water as a result of over-extraction, ...

Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference of India Region, Zone III in Guwahati

8/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan inaugurated the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference of India Region, Zone III in Guwahati. Commonwealth Parliament ...

Methanol Cooking Fuel Program of India

8/10/2018 | Geography | Resources

Namrup-based Assam Petrochemicals Limited (APL) rolled out the country's first methanol-based cooking fuel, which will be 30% cheaper than conventiona ...

Swachh Survekshan Grameen Awards 2018 : Haryana Best State

8/10/2018 | Haryana | Social Issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently conferred Swachh Survekshan Grameen Awards 2018 to top ranked states and districts. Haryana was ranked as best S ...

Chhau training centre

8/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Social Issues

A first national-level training and research centre for Chhau will be opened at Chandankyari in Bokaro.The centre will be run by Sangeet Natak Akademi ...

Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA)

7/10/2018 | India and the world | Indo US

India and Russia have concluded the contract for five S-400 ‘Triumf’ missile systems, one of the biggest defence deals in recent times. However, the U ...

Tripartite meet on Gorkhaland

7/10/2018 | West Bengal | Polity

The Centre to hold tripartite talks involving all stakeholders concerned, to discuss relevant issues and demands for the creation of a separate Gorkha ...

Swachh Survekshan Grameen Awards 2018

7/10/2018 | Social Issues | Sanitation

Indian Prime Minister has given awards to top Ranked State, District and State with maximum citizen participation based on the National Swachh Surveks ...

Prominent Gandhian Natwar Thakkar passes away

7/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

On 7th October 2018, Gandhian Natwar Thakkar died following a short term illness, in Guwahati, Assam. Natwar Thakkar was 86 years old. He was born in ...

Boat Clinics

7/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

For the people living in the char areas of the mighty Brahmaputra, health services had always been a fundamental need until the Centre for North East ...

Assamese singer Kishour Giri passes away

7/10/2018 | Assam | Culture

On 7th October 2018, Assamese singer and music director Kishour Giri, died following a heart attack, at his home in, Kharghuli, Assam. He was 63 years ...

Assam’s crude oil reserve

6/10/2018 | Assam | Geography

Assam still has 200 million metric ton (MMT) of crude oil reserve which could be used for various purposes for the next 55 years. The natural gas a re ...

India’s first methanol-based cooking fuel project

6/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

Context: Signifying a paradigm shift towards the use of alternate cooking fuel technology, the Namrup-based Assam Petrochemicals Limited (APL) has rol ...

Nobel Prize in Medicine

6/10/2018 | Science Affairs | Diseases

The 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been jointly conferred to James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo “for their discovery of cancer therapy ...

Samarth Programme

6/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Economy

Samarth: A Mechanism for sharing best practices in schools As part of a systematic state-wide transformation programme, SAMARTH, the State Government ...

First assembly of International Solar Alliance

6/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2, 2018 inaugurated the first Assembly of the International Solar Alliance at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi in the ...

Real Estate Regulatory Authorities

6/10/2018 | Haryana | Economy

Haryana becomes the first State in the country to have set up two different Real Estate Regulatory Authorities for the convenient of all the stakehold ...

Punjab Participates in Re-Invest 2018

6/10/2018 | Punjab | Economy

Punjab organised an impressive session on ‘Bio-Ethananol / Bio-CNG technology- a new era of green energy revolution in the State’, on the concluding d ...

United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

6/10/2018 | International Affairs | International Institutions

Canada has agreed to sign a trade deal with the United States and Mexico, revamping the North American Free Trade Agreement after almost a year of neg ...

Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary Reopens For Tourists

6/10/2018 | Assam | Environment

A season packed with wildlife and adventure is in store for tourists and wildlife enthusiasts alike, starting with a sojourn at the Pobitora Wildlife ...

Dolphin Research Centre to come up soon

6/10/2018 | Bihar | Environment

National Dolphin Research Centre (NDRC) will be set up on the banks of the Ganga river in Patna University campus in Patna, capital of Bihar. It will ...

Nai Rahein Nai Manzilein Scheme

5/10/2018 | Himachal Pradesh | Environment

Untapped tourist places to get facelift under ‘Nai Rahein Nai Manzilein’ In order to harness the untapped and new tourist slots to diversify tourism i ...

IORA- Delhi declaration

5/10/2018 | India and the world | Regional Groupings

21 countries in the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) recently adopted the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy in the Indian Ocean Region. The dec ...

Government e-Payments Adoption Ranking (GEAR)

5/10/2018 | Science Affairs | Information Technology

According to 2018 Government E-Payments Adoption Ranking (GEAR), India ranked 28th among 73 countries up from 36th in 2011, reinforcing the country’s ...

Cabinet approves MoU between India and Russia

5/10/2018 | India and the world | Indo-Russia

The Union Cabinet approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Russia on Bilateral Cooperation in the Road Transport and Road Indu ...

Voice SMS boost for Jharkhand police portal

5/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Polity

Context :- Police will reach out to citizens across the state using voice SMSes to spread the word about online services available on its portal www.s ...

7 Rohingya deported after SC clears hurdles

5/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

India deported seven Rohingya men to neighbouring Myanmar over six years after they entered the country illegally and jailed, shortly after the Suprem ...

India-Singapore to Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA)

5/10/2018 | India and the world | Indo Singapore

The Union Cabinet gave its ex-post facto approval to the Second Protocol amending the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA) between Indi ...

Groundwater of 24 Assam districts arsenic contaminated

5/10/2018 | Assam | Geography

The groundwater of 24 districts of Assam has been contaminated by arsenic, while that in 13 districts affected by fluoride. Groundwater in 6,881 areas ...

Birubala Rabha chosen for Women Summit Foundation award

5/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

Birubala Rabha, a tribal woman hailing from a Thakurbhila ,remote village in Golaghat District of Assam- Meghalaya Border, is selected for the Women’s ...

Dengue Menance : 2,500 dengue cases this season, 24% from Patiala

5/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

With alarm bells ringing from Kerala to New Delhi over the rapidly increasing cases of dengue, it’s no different in Punjab. With around 2,500 confirme ...

Monsoon season ends on deficient note for NE

4/10/2018 | Assam | Geography

Monsoon has ended on a deficient note for the Northeastern states and dry weather conditions are being expected over the entire North-eastern states. ...

Punjab Govt passed The Punjab Laws (Special Provisions for Regularisation of Unauthorised Colony) Bill, 2018

4/10/2018 | Punjab | Economy

The Punjab Cabinet approved the much-awaited policy to regularise unauthorised colonies developed before March 19 this year. The decision was taken at ...

Inland Water Transport Bill passed

4/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

In a bid to boost the immense potential of the inland water transport (IWT) sector in terms of both passenger ferrying facilities as well as cargo car ...

Assam Assembly passes GST (Amendment) Bill

4/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

In a significant development, Assam government decided to increase the limit of annual turnover for compulsory registration for small traders as well ...

World’s first Hyperloop passenger capsule unveiled

4/10/2018 | Geography | Transport

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies Inc. has unveiled its first full-scale passenger capsule in Spain. The capsule is 105 feet (32 meters) long and ...

Delhi Declaration of Indian Ocean Rim Ocean (IORA)

4/10/2018 | India and the world | Indian Ocean

Last month (October) 21 members of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) adopted the Delhi Declaration on Renewable Energy in the Indian Ocean Regio ...

IBSAMAR-VI

4/10/2018 | Security Issues | External Security

6th edition of IBSAMAR, a joint Multi – National Maritime Exercise between the Indian, Brazilian and South African Navies, is being held at Simons Tow ...

Tawang adjudged cleanest district in NE in Swachh survey

4/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang district bordering China has been adjudged the cleanest district in India's northeastern states by Swachh Survekshan Gramin ...

Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT)

3/10/2018 | Geography | Energy

Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship started an initiative with PSU Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs ,i.e. IOC, ...

Purchasing Managers Index (PMI)

3/10/2018 | Economic Affairs | Inflation

India’s manufacturing economy recorded an improvement in growth during September amid firmer gains in new orders, output and employment. The Nikkei In ...

Country’s 3rd highest Tricolour hoisted atop Gandhi Mandap, Guwahati

3/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today formally hoisted India’s tallest National Flag (from the average city elevation) at Gandhi Mandap. The flag is ...

Justice Ranjan Gogoi Takes Oath As 46th Chief Justice of India

3/10/2018 | Assam | Polity

Justice Ranjan Gogoi took oath as the 46th Chief Justice of India. He succeeds Justice Dipak Misra who retired on October 1. Justice Gogoi was adminis ...

Haryana’s MDU declared cleanest govt university by HRD Ministry

3/10/2018 | Haryana | Social Issues

Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar announced the "Swachh Campus rankings" under different categories on 1 October, 2018. Fact ...

Govt launches new pension scheme for elders

3/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched the Swahid Kushal Konwar Sarbajanin Briddha Pension Achoni. The scheme, which seeks to universalise the pen ...

West Bengal Gives Waiver Of 10% Property Tax For Senior Citizens

3/10/2018 | West Bengal | Social Issues

On the occasion of International Day for Older Persons, the West Bengal government has waived off 10% property tax for senior citizens and set up a he ...

Punjab Assembly awarded first prize for NeVA project

2/10/2018 | Punjab | Polity

The Punjab Vidhan Sabha (PVS) has awarded first prize for entering data in the National eVidhan Application (NeVA) portal in a very short time. Facts ...

Eastern Zonal Council

2/10/2018 | West Bengal | Polity

Context: The 23rd meeting of the Eastern Zonal Council was held recently at Kolkata under the Chairmanship of the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Sin ...

Foundation stone of tea tourism hub at Tocklai laid

2/10/2018 | Assam | Economy

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone for setting up the tea tourism hub at Tocklai . This signature project announced in the As ...

ADB : Infrastructure Development

2/10/2018 | West Bengal | Economy

Context: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of lndia have signed a $150 Million Loan to finance continued improvements to road connec ...

NITI aayog signed UN Sustainable Development Framework (UNSDF)

2/10/2018 | Environment and Ecology | Sustainable Development

NITI Aayog and United Nations in India have signed Sustainable Development Framework for 2018-2022. What is UN Sustainable Development Framework (UNSD ...

Section 497: Adultery no longer a criminal affair

2/10/2018 | Indian Polity | Supreme Court

The Supreme Court struck down as unconstitutional the 158-year-old Section 497 of IPC that punished a married man for the offence of adultery if he ha ...

Road to e Vehicles

2/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Science and Technology

Context :- Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das recently announced that his government has introduced electric vehicles for official use. While 20 ve ...

23 cases of mob violence in Assam this year

2/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

Cases of mob violence andlynching have registered a ‘sharp rise’ in Assam with 23 such incidents so far this year compared to only two such cases in 2 ...

Governor for Liquor Ban in State

2/10/2018 | Jharkhand | Social Issues

Context :- The seventh victim of hooch in 48 hours is septuagenarian Phoolmani Devi. The resident of Hatma had been admitted to state-run RIMS on Sund ...

Punjab & W.H.O. launch strategic Plan to eliminate MALARIA BY 2020

2/10/2018 | Punjab | Social Issues

The Punjab Government in collaboration with the World health Organization (W.H.O.) today launched the Micro Strategic Plan to eliminate malaria from S ...

Sabarimala temple opens to women of all ages

1/10/2018 | Indian Polity | Fundamental Rights

Supreme Court has lifted the centuries-old practice of prohibiting women to enter the Lord Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in Kerala. Background: The leg ...

Model Code of Conduct immediately after the dissolution of Assembly

1/10/2018 | Indian Polity | Elections

Election Commission (EC) has announced that Model Code of Conduct comes into force immediately in states where legislative assemblies have been dissol ...

Over 8,000 children missing in Assam since 2013

1/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

In the last five years, 8,443 children went missing from the State. The trend of children going missing has been increasing every year in Assam, with ...

Wage compensation scheme for pregnant women in tea gardens

1/10/2018 | Assam | Social Issues

Context: Assam Government has become the first Indian state to offer a Wage Compensation Scheme for pregnant women working in the tea gardens of the s ...

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