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Global Potato Conclave 2020 Begins at Gandhinagar

The third Global Potato Conclave commenced at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar, Gujarat on Tuesday, 28th January 2020 and will conclude on Friday, 31st January 2020. The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi addressed the conclave through video-conferencing on Tuesday and informed that the central government has transferred a record Rs 12,000 crore directly into the ..

Inaugural Edition of Ganga-Volga Dialogue conducted in New Delhi

At New Delhi, the inaugural edition of the Ganga- Volga Dialogue of Civilizations took place on 22nd January, the idea of which was originated during the India- Russia Summit between Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi and the President of Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin. In the context of India- Russia bilateral cooperation, the dialogue mentioned ..

Cabinet Approves Closure of Hindustan Fluorocarbons Ltd

In a meeting chaired by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi on Wednesday, 22nd January 2020, the Union Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved the closure of the Hindustan Fluorocarbons Ltd (HFL), in which as on Wednesday, the approval of closure only 88 employees were reported to be working. Since 2013-14, the company had ..

32nd Edition of PRAGATI chaired by Prime Minister

The Prime Minister of India,  Narendra Modi on Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 chaired the 32nd PRAGATI interaction to discuss the progress of several projects. The interaction was made through PRAGATI – the multi-modal platform for ‘Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation’, which involved the participation of Central and state governments. A total of eleven items were ..

Daman to be Headquarters of the Merged Union Territory

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi chaired Union Cabinet on Wednesday, 22nd January 2020 designated that the city of Daman will be the headquarters of the newly constituted Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. Daman is a city in the erstwhile UT Daman & Diu, located on the west ..

2nd ICP inaugurated by Prime Minister’s of India and Nepal

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi jointly inaugurated the Integrated Check Post (ICP) at the Jogbani-Biratnagar border between India and Nepal, with the Prime Minister of Nepal, K P Sharma Oli on Monday, 21st January 2020. This is the second Integrated Check Post between the two countries.  Prime Minister’s of both the nations inaugurated ..

Statehood Day of Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya

The people of the three North-eastern states- Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura celebrated their Statehood Day on January 21. On the same day in 1972, these three states became full-fledged states under the North Eastern Region (Reorganisation) Act, 1971. This year, the states celebrate their 48th Statehood day. Many National Leaders including the Prime Minister and ..

Paperless licensing for Petroleum Service Stations launched

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi led government announced a gift by launching Paperless licensing for petroleum service stations. The gift is in terms of Digital India and Ease of Doing Business towards paperless and green India that will provide a simpler mechanism, ease of living and business to the petroleum road tanker owners. ..