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Thursday December-29,2011

NEW & RENEWABLE ENERGY

Central PSEs to Set up Renewable Energy Projects
Wednesday December-28,2011

DEFENCE

Indian Navy carries out casualty evacuation from Iranian oil tanker off Mumbai coast

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State Bank of India hikes interest rate on NRE deposits

SHIPPING

DG Shipping Press Release on hijacking of Italian ship MT Enrico IEVOLI by Somali pirates

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India - Japan to discuss civil nuclear cooperation issue
Lok Sabha passes the Lokpal Bill with few amendments

DEFENCE

India, Oman Extend MOU on Military Cooperation to 2015

CORPORATE AFFAIRS

MCA Initiatives During 2011

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

National Consumer Helpline Records 10,434 Calls in November 2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India Japan on Course to Trade Target of US $ 25 Billion by 2014

RAILWAYS

Smt. Vijaya Kanth takes over as New Financial Commissioner (Railways)
Tuesday December-27,2011

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Ali Yavar Jung Institute makes national anthem accessible to hearing impaired

A Century of Central Bank of India

PRIME MINISTER

Speech of Prime Minister at the Commemoration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahamana Madan Mohan Malaviya inaugural function

CULTURE

Commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahamana Madan Mohan Malaviya held

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Minister Srikant Jena Releases Statistical Year Book 2012, Stresses upon Effective Utilisation of Data for better Productivity
Monday December-26,2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s Speech in the 125th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Ramanujan at Chennai `on December 26, 2011

FOOD PROCESSING INDUSTRIES

10 Mega Food Parks Approved; 8 Cold Chain Projects Start Commercial Operation

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Ghulam Nabi Azad Urges Young Medical Graduates to take up Rural Assignments on their own volition

HOME AFFAIRS

Ajay Chadha Appointed Special Secretary (IS), in Home Ministry

SHIPPING

Maritime Agenda 2010-20 Launched
Saturday December-24,2011

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Press Brief -Summary of CAG Audit Report on Maharashtra

Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India for the year ended 31 March 2011.( Local Bodies)

Report of the C&AG on Adarsh Co operative Housing Society, Mumbai

Commonwealth Youth Games, 2008 (Chapter I)- Introduction

Commonwealth Youth Games, 2008 (Chapter II)- Sports infrastructure

Commonwealth Youth Games, 2008 (Chapter III)- City Infrastructure

Commonwealth Youth Games, 2008 (Chapter IV)- Security Infrastructure

Friday December-23,2011

NHAI to issue Tax Free bonds to raise Rs 10,000 crores for highway development

Information Backgrounder on the Lokpal Bill

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Government to launch Iron and Folic Supplementation Programme to contain anaemia

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Ms. Parvin Sinclair is the new Director of NCERT.
Thursday December-22,2011

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NPCIL's scientific meet on Occupational Health Safety

Presentation on "Background Radiation ( Natural and Manmade)".

Presentation on Radiation and Cancer

RAILWAYS

Konkan Railway introduces new winter special train to clear
Christmas – New Year rush

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation falls to four year low of 1.81 per cent

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Citizen’s Charter Bill – what is it all about ?

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Farmers' Associations support FDI in retail

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Food Security Bill introduced in Parliament
Wednesday December-21,2011

RAILWAYS

Railway Revenue Earnings up by 24.91 Per Cent During the Period 1st – 10th December 2011

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

59 IAS/IPS Officers Resigned from Service Since 2008

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

SEZs for Promotion of Exports

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s address at K. Karunakaran Foundation Award function

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

All-India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Agricultural and Rural Labourers on Base 1986-87=100 –November, 2011

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Special Class Railway Apprentices Exam, 2012

DEFENCE

Development of Indigenous Aero-Engine by DRDO

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

CBI Registered 1832 Corruption Cases against Central Govt. Officers in the Last Four Years

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Export of Aqua Products

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Fixing Minimum Pension by EPFO

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India may end FY 2011-12 with a 7 per cent GDP growth rate - Montek Singh Ahluwalia

Tuesday December-20,2011

PRESIDENT

Safeguarding maritime borders is crucial for economic well-being of India - President Patil

President

Text of President's address after the Review of the Naval fleet

PRESIDENT

President Patil dons the Navy Cap and reviews the Indian Naval Fleet off Mumbai coast.

PRIME MINISTER

Archaeological Survey of India turns 150
PM’s Address at 150th Year of the Archeological Survey of India

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Recommendations of the Expert Committee on Sapali Dam in Maharashtra
State Coastal Zone Management Plan
Monday December-19,2011

President

President Pratibha Patil to Review Naval Fleet

Speech by the President of India, H.E. Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil at the Presidential Banquet on the occasion of the Naval Band Concert and release of the Commemorative Stamp at Mumbai on December 19, 2011

COMMUNICATION

Special Commemorative Postal Stamp Marking Golden Jubilee of Goa Leberation Released

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Review of FDI
Pharmaceutical Industry
Cooperation with USA

DEFENCE

Audit of Defence Land
Road Projects of BRO
Upgradation of Fighter Aircraft
Super Sensitive Defence Equipment

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Technological Education by ITIS

DEFENCE

Functioning of CSD
Friday December-16,2011

President

Media Advisory
President's visit to Mumbai on December 19 - 21, 2011

President Patil to confer Lokmat Maharashtrian of the Year Awards during her visit to Mumbai next week

FINANCE

Finance Minister hopes Rbi's today Announcements Would help in Regaining Growth

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Written exam result for CDS exam (II), 2011 announced

COMMUNICATION

Promotion of IT in Agriculture

TRIBAL AFFAIRS

Developmental Programmes for Tribals

AGRICULTURE

Wheat Sown in 244.12 Lakh Hectares;

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Suo Moto Statement in Lok Sabha by Minister of State for Environment and Forests (I/C) on Durban Agreements

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

Opening of Jan Aushadhi stores

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

New Manufacturing Policy to Create 100 Million Jobs in India
Anand Sharma Unveils Strategy for Doubling Exports - Target of Us $ 500 Billion by 2014
Thursday December-15,2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM's statement prior to his Departure for Russia for the India-Russia Annual Summit 2011
Prime Minister's visit to Russia - a backgrounder

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

HPCL: Investment plan in Maharastra

SHIPPING

Shipping Corporation of India profitability hit, but the company is not in distress, says the Shipping Minister

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Government rules out extension of working days under MGNREGA
Indira Awaas beneficiaries can avail funds to construct toilets in House

HOME AFFAIRS

Three new Members to join NDMA

AGRICULTURE

Farm Mechanisation efforts need to be Intensified: Shri Pawar
Wednesday December-14,2011

CULTURE

Exhibition of "Stefan Norblin : A Master of many Arts" at NGMA

FINANCE

FM says India can tide over current economic slow down ; stresses on efforts to revive growth quickly

PRIME MINISTER

PM calls for development of energy efficient power producing technology
PM's Address at the National Energy Conservation Day
Tuesday December-13,2011

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Tabla maestro Yogesh Samsi's tribute to Vijay Jadhav

COMMUNICATION

Mumbai GPO to hold 35th Dak Adalat on December 28

PRIME MINISTER

PM's Speech at National Conference of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission

HEAVY INDUSTRIES & PUBLIC ENTERPRISES

BHEL’s Concerns Over Availability of Cheaper Chinese Funds

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Nishi Vasudeva, Director Marketing HPCL elected Vice President - Youth & Gender, Executive Committee of World Petroleum Council

RAILWAYS

Railways Revenue Earnings up by 10.22 Per Cent During April- November 2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Marine Product Exports During (April – September) 2011-12

FOOD PROCESSING INDUSTRIES

Promotion of Total Quality Management in Food Processing Sector
Steps to Boost R&D Activities in Food Processing

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Free Treatment for Cancer Patients
Medical Entrance Examination

FINANCE

FM to Inaugurate the International Conference on Economic Policies for Emerging Economies Tomorrow

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Engineering Services (Exam), 2011 written part result announced
Monday December-12,2011

Ministry of Planning

Public-Private Pertnership Scheme

TEXTILES

Set up of Textiles Institute
Marketing and Service Extension Centres

STEEL

Rise in Steel Prices
Setting up of Ferro Alloys Plants
Steel Consumption in India

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and use-based Index for the Month of October, 2011

NEW & RENEWABLE ENERGY

DR. Farooq Abdullah Inaugurates “Teach A 1000 Teachers” Training Programme on Solar PV

MINES

Decline in Mineral Production

DEFENCE

One Rank-One Pension

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Growth Rate of SSIs

POWER

Perspective Planning for Power Generation

RAILWAYS

Indian Railways Carry 618.00 Million Tonnes of Freight during April-November 2011

SHIPPING

100% FDI Allowed in Port Sector
Friday December-9,2011

RAILWAYS

Konkan Railway to run 12 more winter specials to clear extra rush

ATOMIC ENERGY

BARC to host 2nd International Workshop on ADS and Thorium Utilization

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Exports grow 33.2% in April-November at US $ 192.7 billion: Commerce Secretary

COMMUNICATION

TRAI recommends cancellation of 53 licences issued for telecom services

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National Optical Fibre Network to provide broadband connectivity to all Panchayats
Thursday December-8,2011

FINANCE

CAG of India Takes Over as Chairman of UN Panel of External Auditors

RAILWAYS

High Speed Rail Projects
Measures Taken to strengthen Security on Railways

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 26th November, 2011 (05 Agrahayana, 1933 Saka)
Wednesday December-7,2011

PRIME MINISTER

India Telecom 2011 Inaugural Session

CIVIL AVIATION

Introduction of New Air Routes

COAL

Grading of Coal

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Steps Taken to boost Industrial Growth Rate

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

India and Russia Discuss Enhancing Cooperation in Oil Sector

OVERSEAS INDIAN AFFAIRS

Action Against Unregistered Recruiting Agents

HOME AFFAIRS

Identity Card to Every Adult Resident of the Country under NPR; No Card being issued by UIDAI
No Shortage of Parliamentary Troops for Anti-Naxal Operations

MINES

Royalty Rates of Mineral

OVERSEAS INDIAN AFFAIRS

Web-Based Attestation Procedure for Overseas Indian Workers

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Jaipal Reddy Calls for International Cooperation to Meet Global Energy Security Challenges
Monday December-5,2011

VICE PRESIDENT

Non-Motorised Transportation Delegation Calls on Vice President

FINANCE

India to Host Fourth International Tax Dialogue Conference
CBDT Clarification Regarding Information Received Under the DTAA With Germany

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) - 2012 for Admission in All Management Programs

COAL

2,85,862 Million Tonnes Coal Reserves Estimated in India

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

India Seeks Greater Participation in Hydrocarbon Sector in Africa
Petroleum Minister Highlights Investment Opportunities in Indian Hydrocarbon Sector at First Ministerial Session at the 20th WPC
Friday December-2,2011

PRESIDENT

President appeals to DSK to focus on rural irrigation and in reducing cost of renewable energy technologies

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

"Another Planet" Wins the Golden Lamp Tree Award at the Short Film Center Award Ceremony

IFFI Pays Homage to Mani Kaul

Films of Phillip Noyce Celebrated in Retrospective Section of IFFI

COMMUNICATION

80th Dak Adalat on January 09, 2012

Steps taken to reduce losses of BSNL

FINANCE

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's speech atthe Hindustan Times Leadership Summit, New Delhi
Thursday December-1,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

IFFI hails K. Balachander: The Octogenarian film maker from South India

Audience appreciation the greatest award a film maker can aspire for says Director of 'Sengadal'

COMMUNICATION

Department of Posts organized 41st UPU letter writing competition

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale price indices for primary articles and fuel & power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) review for the week ended 19th November, 2011 (28 Kartika, 1933 Saka)

PANCHAYATI RAJ

Construction of Panchayat Ghars

President

President Appoints A Committee of Governors to Study and Recommend steps for Increasing Agricultural Productivity

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India's Foreign Trade: October, 2011

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

19.076 lakh tonne Sugar Released for the Month of December, 2011

DEFENCE

Army Conducts Successful Flight Test of Missile Agni A1-06

SHIPPING

Acquisition of Vessels by SCI under NMDP
Wednesday November-30,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

IFFI celebrates Luc Besson's Productions

Need to encourage Short Films and Documentaries

My Film is about feelings says Algerian Film Director Fatima Zohra Zamoum

Cinema has its own unique language says Mangesh Joshi

'Ranjana Ami Aar Ashbo Na' is my most personal film says Anjan Dutt

Music inspired Director Spandan Banerjee to make movies

3D Cinema: a visual treat at IFFI

IFFI pays homage to Elizabeth Taylor

COMMUNICATION

Maharashtra Postal Circle conducts Stamp design contest "Post Office 2050"

International Money Transfer 'Money Gram' launched

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Estimates of Gross Domestic Product for the second quarter (July-September) of 2011-12
Tuesday November-29,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Cinema an 'Artistic Tool' to strengthen ties between countries says Polish Ambassador

'Taryanche Bait' a simple story with a touch of reality says Kiran Yadnyopavit

Digital technology is the future of film industry

President

President to come on a 3 day visit to Pune tomorrow

PRIME MINISTER

PM condoles the passing away of Litterateur Indira Goswami

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Storage godowns through private entrepreneurs

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

CET for MBBS

HEAVY INDUSTRIES & PUBLIC ENTERPRISES

Funds raised through disinvestment

HOME AFFAIRS

National Policy on prison reforms
Tax exemption on canteen sales
Coordination amongst Intelligence Agencies
Tourist visa on arrival for citizens of eleven countries
Tackling Cyber Crime

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Issue of CFR and transit pass books to villagers in Maharashtra
Increase in forest covers of the country
Eeat scheme in rural areas
Regulatory policies to for protecting the environment

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Improving health and nutritional status

AGRICULTURE

Incentive to sugarcane farmers
16 States reform Agricultural Marketing on the lines of model APMC Act
Integrated Pest Management Centres educating farmers and extension Officers to manage crop diseases
Centre assisting States for improving availability of quality seeds

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Union Minister for Labour and Employment presents the Vishwakarma Rashtriya Puraskar and National Safety Awards

URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Infrastructure in Cities/Towns
Development of cities

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Inquiries conducted by various agencies into allegations of irregularities in BCCI/IPL

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

National consultation with civil society organizations on the draft report of India to

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Additional items under PDS
Additional allocation of foodgrains to check open market prices
Monday November-28,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

'Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande' made with a lot of heart, soul and passion, says Preeti Jhangiani

Study of the past helps to understand our role in the present and future says Director of 'The Consul of Bordeaux'

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

India -Bulgaria sign MoU on Health and Medicines

LAW & JUSTICE

State Funding for Polls

Ministry of Planning

Flood protection project for Nagpur approved

DEFENCE

Coast Guard Stations
Sinking of MV RAK

President

Prime Minister calls on President

DEFENCE

Women in Defence Forces
Theft cases in Bomb Disposal Centres
Pension for Ex-servicemen of pre-Independence era

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Security for wild animals

LAW & JUSTICE

Registration of Marriage

POWER

Promoting use of CFLs

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Shri Mallikarjun Kharge to present Vishwakarma Rashtriya Puraskar and National Safety Awards for the performance year 2009

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

FDI Policy in Multi Brand Retail
Sunday November-27,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Brazilian Film Director participating in IFFI dies of heart attack

Indian market has opened up to global movies, says Phillip Noyce

Director of "Baboo Band Baaja" describes his film as a Tug-of-War between Fate and Hope

Saturday November-26,2011

Social responsibility initiative launched at IFFI

IDPA seeks support for Documentary Film Makers

Trishna gave opportunity to explore limits as an actor;

Friday November-25,2011

Social responsibility initiative launched at IFFI

Indian classical music gaining influence: Pandit Rajan Mishra

Film Bazaar at IFFI-2011 inaugurated

Frankfurtrheinmain Region being Promoted as an Attractive Business Location

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Implementation of PC and PNDT Act

COMMUNICATION

Launching of 4G and 5G technologies

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

TISS Guwahati to be off-campus center of TISS Mumbai

AGRICULTURE

18 seed Banks operating in the country
Access to easy credit for farmers

HOME AFFAIRS

Separate community policing wing considered

MINES

Mineral production during September 2011

CORPORATE AFFAIRS

Comprehensive competition reforms at Centre State and Sub-State Levels will be defining moment in India: Moily

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

ECI plans to engage with citizens and voters through social media soon

PANCHAYATI RAJ

Reservation for women in Panchayats
Role of Gram Sabha in implementing FRA
Empowerment of Panchayats
Thursday November-24,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Indian Panorama inaugurated by Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Privileged to get Lifetime Achievement Award in a country of rich cinema tradition: Bertrand Tavernier

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale price indices for primary articles and fuel & power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 12th November, 2011 (21 Kartika, 1933 Saka)

RAILWAYS

Sharing of cost of Railway Projects with States

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Detection of cyclone in coastal areas
Utilisation of funds for forecasting

RAILWAYS

Status of dedicated freight corridors of Indian Railways

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

AAS bulletins in vernacular language

SHIPPING

Modernization plan for Ports
Piracy attempts at Indian Merchant Vessels

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Women malnutrition

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Development of model villages

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Offences Registered by NCPCR

PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIR

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Bansal condemns attack on Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar

Ministry of Planning

Planning Commission & United Nations in India Sign the United Nations Development Action Framework (UNDAF) 2013-2017 for India
Wednesday November-23,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Panorama to be opened with 'Urumi'

NFAI exhibition on 'Music & Songs in Indian Cinema' opens at IFFI Goa-2011

FINANCE

India's growth and fundamentals are strong and look more attractive in a world confronting problems; RBI is closely monitoring the rupee situation and will do the needful as required, says FM

COMMUNICATION

Pension Adalat

DEFENCE

Manufacturing of Sukhoi-30 MKI by HAL
Permanent commission to women Officers

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Social Security Schemes for workers in unorganized sector
Proposal to amend minimum Wages Act

ATOMIC ENERGY

Nuclear Power Programme
Setting up of Nuclear Power Plats
MoU between NPCIL and IOC
Nuclear projects under Civil Nuclear Cooperation

COMMUNICATION

National Telecom Policy

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Alternative income sources of Public Sector Oil Companies
Exploration of Shale Gas reserves in the country

DEFENCE

Delay in modernisation programmeme of MDL
Purchase of 197 LUHs

HOME AFFAIRS

India and UAE Ministerial level talks held

TEXTILES

Panabaka Lakshami addresses 'India- Malaysia Trade and Investment Forum' at Kuala Lumpur
Tuesday November-22,2011

FINANCE

Union Finance Minister's suo-moto statement on inflation

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Proposal under JNNURM

CULTURE

Condition of Taj Mahal

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Central Govt. Co-ordination Committee, Mumbai includes three occasions in the list of Closed Holidays for the year 2012

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Global Chef Conference "Basmati for The World 2011". Opens

AGRICULTURE

States advised to optimise synergies between MGNREGA and Agriculture schemes
Substantial increase in production of pulses and oilseeds

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Village grain banks for distribution of foodgrains
Subsidized foodgrains for the poor
Rise in sugar production
Stock of foodgrains
Food subsidy
Foodgrain storage capacity

AGRICULTURE

Over 969 crores released to States under NFSM during 2011-12 so far
Rs. 4181 crore released under RKVY during 2011-12 so far

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Preparedness for Olympic Games, 2012
Monday November-21,2011

HOME AFFAIRS

12th India-Bangladesh Home Secretary Level talks Conclude

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

CISF(ASSTT.CONDT.)LTD. Departmental Exam 2010 & 2011 Results Announced
RC Mishra appointed CPF Commissioner

RAILWAYS

Parliamentary Consultative Committee on Railways meets
Saturday November-19,2011

FINANCE

Rs. 6000 crore funds allotted to banking sector to fulfill capital requirement- Pranab Mukharji

Friday November-18,2011

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Consumer Price Index numbers on base 2010=100 for rural, urban and combined for the month of October, 2011

NEW & RENEWABLE ENERGY

India and British Columbia to extend cooperation in the field of Renewable Energy

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Rice procurement crosses 10 million mark

DEFENCE

DRDO wins innovation award

HOME AFFAIRS

Qaumi Ekta Week to be observed from tomorrow

SHIPPING

Shipping Ministry closely monitoring piracy incidents, says G.K. Vasan

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Written part result of SCRA Exam, 2011 announced
Thursday November-17,2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s Statement Prior to Departure for Indonesia and Singapore

AGRICULTURE

Conference of State Animal Husbandry and Dairy Ministers begins tomorrow

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 5th November, 2011 (14 Kartika, 1933 Saka)

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Health sector to get 2.5% of GDP: Syeda Hamid

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Self Regulatory Bodies need to expand membership advertisers need to be sensitive to the Needs of the people: Ambika Soni

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Shri Azad calls for more effective implementation of central schemes by State Governments

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Inter-Ministerial Committee to look into the issue of misleading advertisements

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President condoles Bapu Kaldate’s death
Wednesday November-16,2011

VICE PRESIDENT

Vice President Inauagurates National Press Day Celeberation

CABINET

Amendments to the Prohibition of Unfair Practices in Technical Educational Institutions, Medical Educational Institutions and Universities Bill, 2010

CULTURE

150TH Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda Celebrations

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Amendments to the Prohibition of Unfair Practices in Technical Educational Institutions, Medical Educational Institutions and Universities Bill, 2010

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Effect of Economic Slowdown on Employment in India

CULTURE

150 Years of Archaeological Survey of India

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150th Anniversary of the Institution of CAG of India concludes

Tuesday November-15,2011

CBFC denies MNS allegation on certification of Marathi films
Ministry of Information & Broadcasting takes up the issue with Maharashtra Government

FINANCE

CAG's 150 anniversary

Work to Create a Culture of Innovation and its Useful Application for the Larger Good; Rs. 1200 Crore Allocated for a National Knowledge Network to Connect All Major National Institutions and Rs.100 Crore to Set-Up India Inclusive Innovation Fund: FM.

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister’s speech at the National Innovation Council Function

CULTURE

Financial Assistance for the Preservation and Development of Buddhist/Tibetan Culture & Art
Gurudev Rabindra Nath Tagore Celebrations

NEW & RENEWABLE ENERGY

India and UK Agree to set up Partnership fund for Pro-poor Renewables on Priority basis

DEFENCE

We Have Walked the Extra-Mile for Peace With Neighbours : Antony

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Union Health & Family Welfare Minister Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad Inaugurates Health Pavilion at India International Trade Fair
Monday November-14,2011

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India leads World by illuminating 70 monuments in Blue to mark

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Honing skills to match industry requirements is the biggest challenge – Kapil Sibal

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

31st India International Trade Fair Inaugurated

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

India & UK to increase funding pattern for S&T Cooperation- Ashawini Kumar

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Letter from Chairperson, NCPCR to children on November 14, the Children’s Day
Smt. Krishna Tirath gives away national awards on Children’s Day
Sunday November-13,2011

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Indian economy is a stabilizing force in the world says Anand Sharma;
warns against protectionism at the time of economic crisis

Saturday November-12,2011

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Government wants private sector investment in R&D to increase;
Several policy initiatives and fiscal concessions being offered

Friday November-11,2011

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Mumbai gets ready to host India Economic Summit from November 12 -14
800 delegates from 40 countries to interact with key policy framers

FINANCE

Over 15000 Tax Disputes Involving Over 1.35 Lakhs Tax Proceedings Settled by Income Tax Settlement Commission

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation reviews Twenty Point Programme with Secretaries of States and Union Territories

Ministry of Tourism

Progress of Tourist Visa on arrival scheme in October 2011

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No Proposal to Relax Ban on Sex Determination

CIVIL AVIATION

Inclusion of International Civil Aviation in European Union-Emission Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) and its Impact

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Kumari Selja unveils Draft Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Bill, 2011, Draft Model Property Rights to Slum Dwellers Act, 2011 and Central Legislation for Street Vendors

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 29th October, 2011 (07 Kartika, 1933 Saka)
Wednesday November-9,2011

President

President of India’s greetings on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister’s statement prior to his Departure for Maldives

AGRICULTURE

President Inaugurates International Conference on Agriculture Knowledge Management System: Calls for Integrating Agriculture with other Sectors

COAL

India- Australia Discuss Bilateral Cooperation in Coal Sector

LAW & JUSTICE

Meeting of the Consultative Committee Attached to The Ministry of Law & Justice

Ministry of Tourism

India Wins Best Destination Award at World Travel Awards

TRIBAL AFFAIRS

Meeting of Parliamentary Consultative Committee on Tribal Affairs held
Tuesday November-8,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Export grows 10.8% in October at US $ 19.9 Billion: Commerce Secretary

COMMUNICATION

DOT Extends time for receiving Feedback on Draft National Telecom Policy 2011

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

ICMR celebrates its Centenary Year Commemorative Postage Stamp release marks the occasion

POWER

India calls for Breaking Trade and Investment Barriers in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation zone

Ministry of Tourism

Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange earnings in October 2011
Monday November-7,2011

FINANCE

FM lauds people friendly initiative of Income Tax Department

Friday November-4,2011

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Press Registrar to meet Publishers of Mumbai Region

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Anand Sharma Chairs Consultative Committee Meeting on Commerce & Industry

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Rice Procurement of Kharif 2011-12
Rice Procurement Crosses 341 lakh tonne

PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIR

Commencement and Duration of the Ninth Session of the Fifteenth Lok Sabha

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Facts Regarding Under-recoveries

SHIPPING

Consultative Committee of Ministry of Shipping meets on ‘Cruise Shipping’
Thursday November-3,2011

FINANCE

Need to Increase Trade Facilitation in Customs : FM

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

Production & Availability of Fertilizers in the Country During April 2011

DEFENCE

Maritime Security Issues Dominate India-Japan Defence talks

HOME AFFAIRS

V.N. Rai Appointed Director, SVP National Police Academy

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 22nd October, 2011 (30 Asvina, 1933 Saka)
Wednesday November-2,2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s Statement Prior to his Departure for Cannes, France for the G-20 Summit

FINANCE

Task Force on an IT Strategy for PDS Submits Report to Finance Minister

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

External review of IIMS to be undertaken: Shri Kapil Sibal chairs meeting of IIM Directors

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Smt. Soni meets Polish Minister for Culture and National Heritage
Tuesday November-1,2011

FINANCE

IOB posts modest net profit income during Q2, but income records 56 per cent increase

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India’s foreign trade during September 2011 : Exports soar 36 per cent

FINANCE

Central Bank of India Q2 net plunges 35 per cent

CABINET

Cabinet approves Ministry of I&B’s proposal on Prasar Bharati Amendment Bill 2010

PRIME MINISTER

Haj Goodwill Delegation Calls on PM
Monday October-31,2011

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INDIA STATS : Million plus cities in India as per Census 2011

World civil nuclear operators approve new commitments to safety

FINANCE

Corporation Bank posts 14.04 per cent increase in net profit in Q2

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Core Sector industries register 4.9% growth during Q2 of 2011-12
Performance of 8 Core Sector industries : Yearly index and growth rate
Friday October-28,2011

President

President of India to Preside over Two-Day Conference of Governors Opening Tomorrow

AGRICULTURE

1761 lakh Farmers Covered under NAIS so far; Claims worth Rs.21459 crore Settled Benefitting 476 lakh Farmers

FINANCE

Government E-Payment System to be Inaugurated; will Bring Transparency; Facilitate Paperless Transaction and Reduce Overall Transaction Cost

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

India and Qatar Identify Areas for Coopration in Oil & Gas Sector

COMMUNICATION

Sachin Pilot to Lead The Indian Delegation to Global Cyber Meet in London
Thursday October-27,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation rises to 11.43 per cent

TEXTILES

Government Approves 21 New Textiles Parks
Rs 2100 Crore Projects to be Implemented in 36 Months: Anand Sharma

AGRICULTURE

Rice Procurement Crosses 341 lakh tonne

Election Commission

India Elected Vice Chairman of Association of Asian Election Authorities

HOME AFFAIRS

P. Chidambaram Releases NCRB Publication “ Crime in India -2010”
Tuesday October-25,2011

President

President of India’s Diwali Greetings

CABINET

National Manufacturing Policy
Scheme for creation of National Optical Fiber Network for Broadband connectivity of Panchayats
Final recommendations of the Wage Boards for Working Journalists and Non-journalist Newspaper Employees of Newspaper Establishments and News Agencies
One per cent Interest Subvention on Housing Loans upto Rs.15 lakh with cost of the house not exceeding Rs.25 lakhs
Monday October-24,2011

AGRICULTURE

Wheat and Rice Stock over 611 lakh tonnes

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

BECIL Presents Dividend Cheque to Smt. Ambika Soni

TOURISM

Subodh Kant Addresses International Tourism Ministers Conference at Paris
Sunday October-23,2011

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

System Geared for Emergency Response to Eradicate Polio
Friday October-21,2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM's address at the Biennial Conference of CBI and state anti-corruption bureaux

FINANCE

Need for Better Co-Ordination Between Monetary and Fiscal Policies for Improving Overall Economic Stability and Growth : FM

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

National Consumer Helpline Records 12,830 calls in September 2011

AGRICULTURE

Shri Pawar Calls for Reforms in Agriculture Marketing

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Physical Planning & Works Minister of Nepal Calls on DR. C. P. Joshi

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Protection and Safeguarding the Interests of workers in is the Responsibility of Labour & Employment Ministry –Mallikarjun Kharge

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

NIMC Inspects Clinics in Delhi and Maharashtra for PC & PNDT Act Violations
Thursday October-20,2011

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Department of Atomic Energy Constitutes an Expert Group for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 8th October, 2011 (16 Asvina, 1933 Saka)

RAILWAYS

Real Time Train Information System (RTIS) based on 'SIMRAN' becomes Functional from 19TH October 2011
Railways Take Measures to Prevent Misuse of 'Tatkal' Scheme

FINANCE

CBDT makes discussion paper on Tax Accounting Standards Public

HOME AFFAIRS

Shri P. Chidambaram Writes to Chief Ministers to Maintain High Vigil to Check Communal Incidents
Wednesday October-19,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

IBSA Trade Ministers meet in Pretoria
India South Africa agree to long term Raw Material-Commodity Purchase Contract

FINANCE

Finance Minister’s Address at EEC – 2011

MINES

Mineral Production during August 2011

RAILWAYS

Real Time Train Information System (RTIS) based on ‘Simran’

POWER

India Is Committed to Low Carbon Growth Strategy in Power Sector, Says Union Minister of Power
All Efforts Being Made to Address Power Shortage

WATER RESOURCES

India and Iran to Cooperate In the Area of Food Security through Efficient
Use of Water and Technological Innovations in Irrigation: Minister of Water Resources Pawan Kumar Bansal

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

12th NSCI National Conference on Safety, Health & Environment for sustainable Growth: Challenges & Responses
Tuesday October-18,2011

President

Highlights of President Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil’s address in Marathi on the occasion of Platinum Jubilee of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly  in Mumbai on October 18, 2011

Monday October-17,2011

CIVIL AVIATION

Connectivity to Africa figures prominently in 1st days discussions of ICAN 2011

PRESIDENT

Partner with India’s growing civil aviation sector - President

President

Text of President Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil’s speech  at the inauguration of 4th International Civil Aviation Negotiation Conference – ICAN 2011 in Mumbai on October 17, 2011

FINANCE

Finance Minister Inaugurates the Eminent Persons’ Forum to Mark the Commemoration of 25 Years of India-ADB Partnership; Calls Upon ADB to Help in Sustaining Growth Through its Studies; Asserts that in Medium to Long-Term, India Remains Firmly on a High GDP Growth Path of 8.5 to 9 Per Cent
Achieving Broad-Based, Inclusive and Sustained Growth is of Paramount Importance for Harmony in Society; Ensuring Sustainable, Inclusive and Sustained Growth for Future
India and Philippines to Sign DTAA Soon: FM

POWER

Minister of Power Leaves for Paris to Attend IEA Ministerial Meeting
Friday October-14,2011

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PIB Curtain Raiser : International Civil Aviation Conference

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Central Government Employees Welfare Coordination Committee seeks better health care service

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister’s address at the 6th Annual Convention of Information Commissioners

HEAVY INDUSTRIES & PUBLIC ENTERPRISES

Engineering Projects (India) Limited Pays Dividend for 2010-2011

MINES

Small Capacity Pellet Plants for Iron Ore Fines

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Smt. Krishna Tirath appeals for a focus on Disabled Women: Addresses World Assembly on disabled people in Durban

FINANCE

Repayment of 11.50 % Government Stock, 2011

TEXTILES

Anand Sharma Announces Sops for the Textiles Industry

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Shri Kapil Sibal Speaks at USIBC Reception: Underlines the Importance of Indo-US Partnership in Education

SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT

Pension Schemes for Old Age Persons
Thursday October-13,2011

COMMUNICATION

India Post released special cover "Save the Girl Child" today

PRIME MINISTER

PM condoles the passing away of Shri Silvius Condpan

COAL

Coal Ministry Ensures Greater Availability of Coal for Power Sector

COMMUNICATION

Spectrum Audit and Spectrum Pooling and Sharing under Consideration Says Milind Deora

FINANCE

FM to Leave for Three Day Visit to Paris Today to Attend G-20 Finance Ministers’ Meet; to Raise the Issue of Exchange of Information Among the Countries Concerned to Fight Against the Menace of Blackmoney and Terror Financing

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 1st October, 2011 (09 Asvina, 1933 Saka)
Wednesday October-12,2011

DEFENCE

Indian Navy-Net Security Provider to Island Nations in IOR: Antony

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Government committed to provide assured Food Security to All Citizens

TEXTILES

Textiles Ministry to Formulate a Restructuring Program for the Textiles Industry

PRIME MINISTER

PM writes to Chief Minister Jayalalithaa after meeting all party delegation
Tuesday October-11,2011

SHIPPING

No Government directive to Shipping Corporation of India to stop vessel acquisition

PRIME MINISTER

Excerpts of PM's address at the Combined Commanders' Conference

Election Commission

India and South Africa sign MoU on electoral cooperation; IIDEM to train South African election officials
Monday October-10,2011

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Government doing its best to protect common man from petroleum price hike;
but the financial health of oil companies can not be ignored : Jaipal Reddy

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PSLV-C-18/Megha -Tropiques to be launched on Wednesday from Sriharikota

COMMUNICATION

Draft National Telecom Policy- 2011 released.
Roaming to become free, distinction between STD and local call to vanish

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Smt. Soni condoles the death of Ghazal Maestro Jagjit Singh

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Shri Kapil Sibal leaves tonight for the first Indo-U.S. Higher Education Summit

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India-Czech Tradeto touch US $ 2 billion by 2012 – Czech Minister meets Anand Sharma

Ministry of Tourism

Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange earnings in September 2011

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Corporal punishment cannot be practiced in the name of disciplining child: Shantha Sinha
Friday October-7,2011

CULTURE

Scholar and artist Carmel Berkson hands over 38 Sculptures to the National Gallery of Modern Art

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation rises to 9.41 per cent as vegetable become dearer

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Bank of India commences operations in New Zealand

Import of sensitive items go up by 37 per cent during April – July 2011

DEFENCE

Army Commander's Conference

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

18 in-House R&D Units of Industries Granted Recognition
Japan and India's Joint Projects in Bio-Technology and Life Sciences
Wednesday October-5,2011

DEFENCE

India and Russia to Step up Defence ties

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Former Judge of Supreme Court Justice Markandey Katju appointed Chairman, Press Council of India

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

India launches world’s cheapest ‘Tablet PC’

DEFENCE

Naval Dockyard technical exhibition attracts 60 firms

Tuesday October-4,2011

HOME AFFAIRS

Chidambaram reviews security situation in Mumbai

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IIT Bombay statement on food poisoning incident

Medical Council of India approves percentile system for MBBS admissions

India and Switzerland sign MoU on financial dialogue
India and Indonesia to deepen trade ties and intensify economic cooperation

DEFENCE

India and Russia to review defence cooperation in Moscow

PRIME MINISTER

PM condoles the passing away of Parliamentarian Bhagwat Jha Azad
Monday October-3,2011

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INDIA STATS : State GDP and Per Capita Income of Indian States

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

More Sustainable, faster and more inclusive growth expectation from 12th Five year plan - Jayanti Natrajan

President

India has become an attractive destination for global investment- President
President of India’s Durga Puja Greetings

COMMUNICATION

Draft National Policy on Electronics, 2011 Released by Shri Sibal

Ministry of Tourism

Light and Sound Programme at Udaigiri Caves

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Kumari Selja Calls for Increased Use of Public Transport and Energy Efficient Appliances in Homes to Make Cities Sustainable

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

India and Thailand to Collaborate in Whether Forecasting and Tsunami Warning System
Saturday October-1,2011

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister calls for increased Indian control over maritime activity; Underlines the urgent need to expand national fleet

Prime Minister's speech at Shipping Corporation of India's Golden Jubilee Celebration in Mumbai

SHIPPING

Speech of  Shri G.K. Vasan, Minister of Shipping, at the Valedictory Function of Golden Jubilee Celebrations of  the Shipping Corporation of India Limited

Thursday September-29,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 17th September, 2011 (26 Bhadrapada, 1933 Saka)

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

First ICIMOD-India Day Celebration tomorrow

SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT

National Commission for Safai Karamcharis Presents Tenth Annual Report to Government

FINANCE

Finance Minister’s Remarks at ADB and OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia-Pacific Region
Wednesday September-28,2011

RAILWAYS

Railway Revenue earnings up by 8.52 per cent during the period 11th – 20th September 2011

STEEL

Steel Minister reviews the performance of NMDC

Election Commission

India and Bhutan Renew Memorandum of Understanding on Electoral Cooperation
Tuesday September-27,2011

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Tackling urban poverty and providing affordable housing are top priority for government : Kumari Selja

Text of Union Minister for Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Kumari Selja on the Mumbai Urban Conclave held on September 27

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Mallikarjun Kharge Exhorts G 20 Labour Ministers to Pursue A Job Rich Growth Policy

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Anand Sharma sets the target of doubling trade with Myanmar by 2015
Index of Eight Core Industries (Base: 2004-05=100) , August 2011

DEFENCE

Network of Radars Soon to Monitor India's Coastline : Antony

HEAVY INDUSTRIES & PUBLIC ENTERPRISES

BHEL Pays all-time high equity dividend of 311.5 percent for fiscal 2010-11

STEEL

Steel Minister reviews performance of SAIL

SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT

Awareness and research are key to deal with autism: Shri Mukul Wasnik
Monday September-26,2011

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Curtain Raiser : Mumbai Urban Conclave
Mumbai Urban Conclave on Rajiv Awas Yojana to be held on Tuesday

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INDIA STATS : Airports handling 1 million plus passengers in India

Silk Mark Expo 2011 begins in Mumbai to commemorate 7th anniversary celebration

LAW & JUSTICE

Bilateral meeting between the Justice Ministers of India and United Kingdom

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

National manufacturing competitiveness council reconstituted

Ministry of Tourism

Subodh Kant visits CIS countries

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Ways to strengthen collaboration between UN-HABITAT and Government of India discussed

AGRICULTURE

Contingency plan to produce 2.78 million tonne additional pulses in Rabi 2011-12

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Urban conclave on Urban Poverty Alleviation and Rajiv Awas Yojana (Ray) to be held in Mumbai on 27th September 2011
Friday September-23,2011

AGRICULTURE

Sharad Pawar condoles passing away of Vasant Sathe

VICE PRESIDENT

Indian cities should remain 'national' in character - Vice President;

Speech of the Vice President of India Shri M. Hamid Ansari at the Yusuf Meherally Memorial Lecture

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HPCL draws up an ambitious Rs 45,000 crore Capex plan

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh condoles Tiger Pataudi’s demise

COAL

Neyveli Lignite presents dividend of Rs.360 crore

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Anand Sharma pushes for Free Movement of Professionals between India-US

MINES

Central Coordination -cum- Empowered Committee Reviewed Position of Mineral Concession Regime in the country

FINANCE

G24 Intervention of Finance Minister after taking over the chair
BRICS Finance Ministers’ Joint Communiqué Issued at the end of Meeting in Washington
Intervention of FM at the G20 Finance Ministers’ and Central Bank Governors’ dinner meeting
Text of the Address of Union Finance Minister's Address to BRICS

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Smt. Ambika Soni Condoles the Death of Veteran Cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Thursday September-22,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation falls to 8.84 per cent

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Real Estate regulatory environment needs to be reformed urgently – Kumari Selja

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Bharat Nirman Public Information Campaign inaugurated at Curti in Ponda, Goa

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India South Africa agrees to strengthen bilateral cooperation in the MSME

COMMUNICATION

Sachin Pilot releases Text-to- Speech System in six Indian languages

FINANCE

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherje's address “India’s Continuing Growth Story” at the India Investment Forum, New York
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's speech at USIBC-FICCI Round Table Meeting at Metropolitan Club in New York

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

R. Gopalakrishnan appointed Member Secretary, National Innovation Commission
Wednesday September-21,2011

PRIME MINISTER

Statement by the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh prior to his Departure for New York

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India-US bilateral investment treaty discussions nearly complete – Anand Sharma
Jyotiraditya Scindia pushes for investment agreement with Zimbabwe

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BRICS Health Ministers’ round table on non-communicable diseases

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

318 Students Conferred PG Diplomas at the 44th Convocation of Indian Institute of Mass Communication
Election Commission and media should work together to build a sustainable edifice of democracy: Dr. S.Y. Quraishi
Tuesday September-20,2011

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Jnanpeeth Award for 2009 and 2010 announced

Government lifts ban on onion exports

Vidarbha Development Board presents reports on tribal issues : highlight lacunae in implementation of tribal welfare schemes

UN Action Plan to improve safety of journalists ready
India re-affirms its commitment to combat non-communicable diseases at UN General Assembly meet

POWER

Invest in India's power sector :Sushilkumar Shinde urges US investors

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India offers help to strengthen rail network in Botswana
Monday September-19,2011

No impact of earthquake on Indian Nuclear Power Plants – NPCIL

Goa to host three day national workshop on climate change

KVIC CEO J S Mishra honoured with Agriculture Leadership Award 2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM sanctions Ex-Gratia to earthquake victims

FINANCE

FM to ask for more investment in India from foreign investors during his 5 days US visit.

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Ajay Maken Leads 500 Member Youth Delegation to China

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Fifth India-EU Seminar on Employment and Social Policy begins today

RAILWAYS

Indian Railways introduced GPS based passenger information System

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Foodgrain demand to touch 280 million tonnes by 2020-21

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Consumer Price Index Numbers on Base 2010=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined for the Month of August, 2011
Saturday September-17,2011

FINANCE

FM asks West Zone Chief Ministers to speed up approval for key infrastructure projects

Finance Minister's address
Meeting with Chief Ministers of West Zone States

Signing of MOU between IIFCL, LIC and IDFC with respect to Takeout Finance Scheme

Statement of Hon'ble Finance Minister on the occasion MoU signed between IIFCL, LIC and IDFC on 17th September 2011 at Mumbai

Friday September-16,2011

RBI raises key rates by 25 basis points

DEFENCE

Army Sports Institute’s Durgesh Kumar Pal returns home to a hero’s welcome

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Be Alert and Determined to Protect Planet Earth: Jayanthi Natarajan

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister's address at the Annual Conference of DGPs

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Working towards Initiating Urban Livelihood Mission for the Urban Poor in the 12th Five Year Plan: Kumari Selja

RAILWAYS

Railways Constitutes High Level Safety Review Committee
Railway Revenue Earnings up by 9.25 Per cent During the Period 1st – 10th September 2011

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Major Collaborative Projects in Scientific Research for Advanced Research between India and UK
Thursday September-15,2011

COMMUNICATION

34th Dak Adalat on 27th September

CABINET

Release of additional instalment of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief to pensioners
Action Taken Memorandum on the recommendations contained in the Sixteenth Annual Report of the National Commission for Minorities for the year 2008-09
Relief to States in respect of National Small Savings Fund loans in terms of recommendations of 13th Finance Commission

HOME AFFAIRS

P. Chidambaram Inaugurates DGPs/IGPs Conference

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Survey Regarding Minorities living Below the Poverty Line

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

20- Point Programme

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 3rd September, 2011 (12 Bhadrapada, 1933 Saka)
Wednesday September-14,2011

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Prof. K.V. Thomas calls for more capital investment to increase foodgrain production
Government seeks comments on draft National Food Security Bill

CULTURE

Places of cultural importance

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India (Base: 2004-05=100)Review for the month of August, 2011
Tuesday September-13,2011

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Harshad Mehta scam : Another Rs 650 crores to be released

COAL

India and Turkey to Cooperate in Coal Sector

DEFENCE

Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Abhinav Bindra granted honorary Rank of Lt.Col in Territorial Army

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Schemes included in the Prime Minister’s New 15 Point

Ministry of Tourism

Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange earnings in August 2011
Monday September-12,2011

CORPORATE AFFAIRS

New Competition Policy will be the second biggest reform initiative - Veerappa Moily

New Companies Bill likely to be introduced in Winter Session of Parliament : Moily

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Industrial production records 3.3 per cent growth during July

PRIME MINISTER

PM calls for transparency in award of road projects
PM's inaugural address at the Conference on Public-Private Partnership in National Highways

LAW & JUSTICE

Three new judges appointed to the Supreme Court of India
Friday September-9,2011

HOME AFFAIRS

India’s External Debt: A Status Report 2010-11; India’s External Debt remains within manageable limits despite increase in absolute terms and the changing composition

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Export grows 44.2% in August at US $ 24.3 Billion: Commerce Secretary

AGRICULTURE

Rice Sown in 369 lakh hectare so far; 32.55 lakh hectare more than last year

PRIME MINISTER

PM for urgent steps to reinforce security at Supreme Court

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

NFAI workshop on Pannalal Ghosh draws enthusiastic response

Thursday September-8,2011

PRIME MINISTER

Transcript of PM's onboard Media Interaction EN route from Dhaka to New Delhi

AGRICULTURE

State Agriculture Marketing Ministers’ Committee calls for amending APMC Act and Notifying Rules

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 27th August, 2011 (05 Bhadrapada, 1933 Saka)

DEFENCE

Herbal care product for Leucoderma Launched by DRDO

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

National Film Awards Function to be held tomorrow President of India to give away the Awards

President

President of India’s greetings on the occasion of Onam

PRIME MINISTER

PM and Mrs. Kaur pledge to donate their eyes

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

President: Increasing Female Literacy Can Become Force Multiplier for Pushing Socio-Economic Development

VICE PRESIDENT

Vice President greets people on Onam

PRIME MINISTER

PM assures funds and expert medical treatment for blast victims

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AFMC's National Medicine Update 2011 seminar opens in Pune with focus on stem cell research

Wednesday September-7,2011

PARLIAMENT

Speedy environment clearance sought for coal projects

PRIME MINISTER

Text of PM’s Address at the Dhaka University

HOME AFFAIRS

Text of Home Minister Mr. P Chidambaram’s statement on bomb blast near Delhi High Court

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Assistance to states for infrastructure for exports

FINANCE

FM Stresses on Financial Inclusion; Says Banks need to feep a strong vigil on their Asset Quality

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

President to inaugurate International Conference on Education
Tuesday September-6,2011

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Prof. Thomas asks Government Agencies for Market Intervention to keep Onion Prices under Check

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Pending Irrigation Projects in Maharashtra

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Shri Azad inaugurates the 29TH Health Ministers’ and 64TH Regional Committee Session of WHO South-East Asia Region

HEAVY INDUSTRIES & PUBLIC ENTERPRISES

Praful Patel Inaugurates ACMA Annual Session

PARLIAMENT

Centre calls for a report from Government of Maharashtra about low germination of Soyabean seeds
Monday September-5,2011

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High Performance Computing System at IITM, Pune

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Declaration of Sensitive Area from The Environmental Point of View

STEEL

Foreign Investment in Steel Sector

TEXTILES

Registration of Handloom Mark
Setting up of a National Textiles Research Council

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Checking Emissions of Sports Utility Vehicles (SUV)
Permission for Mining Activities
Friday September-2,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

National Manufacturing Policy within September: Anand Sharma
Perspective Planning for Rs 18500 crore DMIC Completed

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Rehabilitation of Sex Workers

DEFENCE

DG NCC Flags off NCC Girls Expedition to Mt. Thelu

PANCHAYATI RAJ

Rs. 6615 Crore Released under RSVY as on 31 July, 2011

COMMUNICATION

97.62 Percent Inhabited Villages Gets Telephone Connectivity

HOME AFFAIRS

Consultative Committee of Home Ministry Meets

COMMUNICATION

Post Offices to Provide Visa Related Services In Remote Areas
Tuesday August-30,2011

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RBI unveils new banking licences norms, stipulates Rs 500 crore minimum capital

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

List of Awards to be given away at the Mumbai International Film Festival -MIFF 2012

Highlights of the 12th Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short & Animation Films(MIFF - 2012)

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India’s GDP grows 7.7 per cent during the first quarter of 2011-12

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

19.31 Lakh Tonne Sugar Released for the Month of September, 2011

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Alok Perti Appointed Secretary, M/O Coal

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Estimates of Gross Domestic Product for the First Quarter (April-June) of 2011-12

DEFENCE

No Room for Slackness on Coastal Security : Antony to Stakeholders
Monday August-29,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India-South Africa trade to reach US$15 billion before 2014: Anand Sharma

PARLIAMENT

Ban on use of plastic sachets for tobacco, gutkha and pan masala
Friday August-26,2011

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Marine products exports touches 2.8 billion in 2010-11
Frozen shrimp accounts for over 40% share

OVERSEAS INDIAN AFFAIRS

10th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be Held in Jaipur

AGRICULTURE

Rice Sown in 348 Lakh Hectare

PRESIDENT

Press Communique

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

376.35 lakh metric tonnes of Fertilizers produced in the country in 2010-11

RAILWAYS

Railways take Steps to Prevent Misuse of Tatkal Scheme
Thursday August-25,2011

TEXTILES

Technology Upgradation Funds Scheme for Textiles to continue during 12th Plan - Anand Sharma

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

Fertilizer Policy

LAW & JUSTICE

Consultation Process for Electoral Reforms

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ICSI Declares Ressults for the Company Secretaries Examinations Held in June, 2011

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

Production of Ethanol

HEAVY INDUSTRIES & PUBLIC ENTERPRISES

Revival of Sick Units

POWER

Installed Capacity Grows by 37% in Last four Years
Wednesday August-24,2011

TEXTILES

C U R T A I N R A I S E R
1st International Conference on Technical Textiles - TECHNOTEX 2011 opens in Mumbai on Thursday

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State Level Conference on Education of Children with Hearing Impairment

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Steps to Bring Down Cost of Houses in Urban Centres

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Permission for Joining Private Sector

COMMUNICATION

Objectionable Content on Websites

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Staff Strength of CVC

STEEL

Shri P.K. Misra, Secretary, Ministry of Steel Bags IOD Honour

COAL

Supply of Coal to Domestic Industries

DEFENCE

Foreign National Casualty Evacuation:114 HU,AF

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s opening remarks at the All Party Meeting on Lokpal Bill
Tuesday August-23,2011

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Prime Minister writes to Shri Anna Hazare

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Mahalnobis International Award in Statistics conferred on Argentine Professor Victor Yohoi

PARLIAMENT

Smart Cards to replace traditional ration cards soon. Pilot project undertaken
National Mission for Manuscripts helping conserve manuscript heritage of India
Food Safety & Standards Authority to prescribe scientific standards for food articles
Level of Naxal violence declines during 2011
Monday August-22,2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM's address at 57th Annual Convocation of IIT Kharagpur
Saturday August-20,2011

DEFENCE

Navy's second stealth frigate INS Satpura commissioned in Mumbai

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''Hall of Nuclear Power'' inaugurated at Nehru Science Centre

Friday August-19,2011

COMMUNICATION

Regulations for Unwarranted Bulk SMSes

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

Availability of Subsidised Fertilizers to the Farmers

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Projects Running Behind Schedule

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

National Manufacturing Policy in Few Weeks, Cabinet Paper Moved Anand Sharma Addresses Export Summit-2011

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Central Government Asks States to Complete by 15th September, 2011 Distribution of Unspent Balance of Mplads upto 14th Lok Sabha

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Date for Receipt of Applications for Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarship Schemes Extended by the Ministry of Minority Affairs
Thursday August-18,2011

SHIPPING

DG Shipping update on MT Pavit and MV Rak Carrier ( 18.8.2011)

RAILWAYS

Centre to appoint joint panel to expedite railway projects in Maharashtra

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IIT Bombay's Alumni Student Mentorship Program helps students make smart career choices

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation slips to 9.03% for week ended August 6

COMMUNICATION

79th Dak Adalat on September 28

President

President greets people on Parsi New Year
Wednesday August-17,2011

PRIME MINISTER

Statement by Prime Minister in the Lok Sabha

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Amendments in Consumer Protection Act Under Consideration

RAILWAYS

Commodity-wise freight revenue of Railways goes up by 4.01 per cent during Q1.
Freight revenue during July

COAL

Clearance to Coal Blocks

COMMUNICATION

Modernisation of Department of Posts

OVERSEAS INDIAN AFFAIRS

Investment by NRIs
Tuesday August-16,2011

PARLIAMENT

Today in Parliament - Agriculture, Food and PDS
Monday August-15,2011

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister's Independence Day Address

Highlights of the Prime Minister's Independence Day Address

Prime Minister vows strict against against corruption , promises a strong Lokpal

DEFENCE

Indian Navy apprehends hijacked vessel off Mumbai coast 

SHIPPING

Salvage operation to refloat M T Pavit successful,
Merchant Tanker leaves Juhu beach for Dighi Port

Sunday August-14,2011

President

Address to the Nation by the President of India,  Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil on the eve of the 65th Independence Day at New Delhi on August 14, 2011

Corruption is a cancer affecting the nation - says President Patil
Also says there should be no efforts to undermine authority of institutions created by our Constitution

SHIPPING

DG Shipping's August 14 update on MV Rak Carrier and MT Pavit

DEFENCE

Independence Day Gallantry Awards and Other Decorations
Army Gallantry Award Winners and their Acts of Gallantry
Army Gallantry Award Winners and their Acts of Gallantry

HOME AFFAIRS

Independence Day Police Medals announced

DEFENCE

Independence Day Celebrations at Red Fort
Defence Minister’s Message to the Armed Forces on the Eve of Independence Day
Antony Reminds Forces of Basic Values

PRIME MINISTER

PM & Smt. Ambika Soni condole demise of Thespian Shammi Kapoor
Friday August-12,2011

SHIPPING

DG Shipping's August 12 update on Mumbai Oil Spill- M.V. Rak

M.T. PAVIT - IMO NO 9016636 - GRT 999 - Flag Panama - Unmanned & Adrift Vessel Grounded off Mumbai's Versova Beach On 31st July 2011.

RAILWAYS

Installation of Anti Collision Device to Prevent Train Accidents Due to Collision
Cost over-Run in Railway Projects
Railways take Steps to Prevent Misuse of E-Ticketing

FOOD PROCESSING INDUSTRIES

Rs.595 crore Allocated for Different schemes in Food Processing Sector in 2011-12

LAW & JUSTICE

Infrastructure of Trial Courts
Gram Nyayalayas

Ministry of Tourism

Progress of Tourist Visa on Arrival scheme: July 2011

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award Announced

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and Use-Based Index for the Month of June, 2011

FINANCE

Market Share of LIC Rises to 76. 92 Percent During 2010-11

AGRICULTURE

Rs. 300 Crore for Vegetable Clusters Near Cities

FINANCE

RBI Advises Banks to Achieve Target of 60 Percent of MSE Advances for Micro Enterprises by 2012-13
Thursday August-11,2011

SHIPPING

DG Shipping's August 11 update on Mumbai Oil Spill

DEFENCE

Coast Guard Udpate on Mumbai Oil Spill : slick remains localized to 3 sqkm area

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation surges to 9.90 per cent for the week ending July 30

Export Grows 81% in July at US $ 29.3 Billion: Commerce Secretary

SHIPPING

Pirates in the Indian Ocean

STEEL

Setting up of Steel Plant in Mayurbhanj
Establishment of Steel Processing Units

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Conviction Rate in Chargesheet Filed by CBI

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

Recovery Against Excess Prices on Medicines

RAILWAYS

Upgradation of Railway Protection Force

Ministry of Small Scale Industries

Allocation to KVIC

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Income Inequality
Delay in Projects
Wednesday August-10,2011

SHIPPING

Mumbai Oil Spill : August 10 Update from DG Shipping

DEFENCE

Mumbai oil spill : No fresh tar balls reported on beaches. Clean up operation on

Coast Guard inspect the drifting ship off Mumbai coast. Nothing suspicious observed

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Australian Film Festival at NFAI from 23 to 26 August, 2011

FINANCE

Finance Minister asks Officers of Indian Cost Accounts Service to Perform the Proactive Role to help the Government to Use Its Resources in Most Optimal and Efficient Manner

AGRICULTURE

Strategic Schemes Needed For Accelerated Development of Inland Fisheries: Shri Pawar

OVERSEAS INDIAN AFFAIRS

Selection Process of Pravasi Bhartiya Samman Award

RAILWAYS

Konkan Railway special train to Madgaon to clear extra rush

PRIME MINISTER

PM condoles the passing away of Dr. P.C. Alexander

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Low Cost Affordable Houses Under PPP

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Prof. K.V. Thomas Urges HRD Minister to Include Awareness on Food Wastage in School Curriculum

COAL

Coal Regulatory Authority Proposed
Measures to Check Illegal Coal Mining
Tuesday August-9,2011

SHIPPING

Steps taken by authorities to contain oil spill off Mumbai Coast
(DG Shipping Press Release)

Oil spill from M V Rak Carrier reduces
Central and State authorities hasten mop-up operation

PRIME MINISTER

RBI Governor D Subbarao gets 2 years extension

RAILWAYS

Railways carry 313 Million tons of freight traffic during Q1

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

MGNREGS leads to increased crop yields - study

SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT

NHFDC to provide 1000 scholarships for physically challenged students

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Government wants AIIMS like medical colleges in six states to be functional

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India is committed to be Africa's partner in progress, says Anand Sharma
Monday August-8,2011

SHIPPING

DG Shipping reviews measures to control oil slick off Mumbai coast

DEFENCE

Update on oil spill from MV Rak Carrier off Mumbai coast : Coast Guard carries out aerial survey

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

FDI inflow during June 2011 shoots up by 310 %

RAILWAYS

Railway Revenue Earnings up by 11.87 Per Cent during April- July 2011

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Ministry of Environment monitoring oil slick off Mumbai coast

Sunday August-7,2011

SHIPPING

DG Shipping Press Release on Oil Slick from the sunken ship M V Rak

DEFENCE

Coast Guard responds to oil spill from M V Rak Carrier off Mumbai coast

Friday August-5,2011

President

The President of India Releases Commemorative Postage Stamp on Rashtrapati Bhavan

RAILWAYS

Railways take Safety Measures to Prevent Accidents
Electronic Devices for Ticket Checking Staff in Trains
Privatization of Parcel Services of Railways

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

New Guidelines for MGNREGA soon for land Improvement and Skill Development: A move to usher in Second Green Revolution

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Education among Minority Communities

COMMUNICATION

Milind Deora inaugurates Aadhar Enrolment Centre at Nariman Point Post office 

Thursday August-4,2011

DEFENCE

Prompt Navy and Coast Guard action rescues 30 lives off Mumbai coast
Panama bulk carrier MV Rak sinks

SHIPPING

MV Rak Carrier - IMO NO 8106745 - GRT 36196 - Flag Panama - Manned With 30 Crew Adrift about 20 Miles Off Mumbai

FINANCE

Indian Overseas Bank posts modest 2.5% increase in net profit during Q1,

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

After 20 month low, Food Inflation rises to 8.04 per cent

Standing Committee on Commerce invites views of public on "performance of tea and coffee industry "

Ministry of Tourism

Promotion of Tourism in Rural areas of Maharashtra
Wednesday August-3,2011

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Environment Clearance to Projects

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New Schemes for Minorities

COMMUNICATION

Regulation of Use of Internet
Hacking of Government Website
Incentives to IT Industry
Preparedness to Fight Cyber Security Threats
Electro-Magnetic Radiations
Broadband Internet Services

URBAN DEVELOPMENT

Per Capita Spending on Urban Infrastructure

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Criminal Charges against IAS/IPS Officers

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

24x7 School Education Channel
Tuesday August-2,2011

LAW & JUSTICE

Cases Pending in High Courts and Supreme Court

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Prices of Sugar

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Shelters for Homeless

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

New Initiatives Help India Achieve Improved Coverage and Quality of Immunization: Azad

HOUSING AND URBAN POVERTY ALLEVIATION

National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Sports Minister’s suo moto Statement on Commonwealth Games, 2010

SHIPPING

M.T. Pavit - Imo No 9016636 - Grt 999 - Flag Panama - Unmanned & Adrift Vessel Grounded Off Mumbai's Versova Beach on 31st July 2011.

Monday August-1,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Smt.Soni Condoles the Death of Veteran Journalist and Former MP Shri Inder Jit

PRIME MINISTER

Highlights of Economic Outlook 2011-12

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India japan CEPA comes into force Commerce Secretary calls it a Major Step for a larger East Asian Partnership

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Naved Masood takes over as new Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India’s Foreign Trade: June, 2011

MINES

Mining Proposals

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Storage of Food grains
Food Security Bill

FINANCE

Auction for Sale (Re-issue) of Government Stocks

SHIPPING

MT Pavit - IMO No 9016636 - GRT 999 - Flag Panama - Unmanned & Adrift Vessel Grounded off Mumbai's Versova Beach on 31st July 2011

Sunday July-31,2011

DEFENCE

Grounding of Ship MT Pavit

SHIPPING

MT PAVIT - IMO NO 9016636 - GRT 999 - Flag Panama - Unmanned & Adrift Vessel Grounded Off Mumbai's Versova Beach on 31st July, 2011

Friday July-29,2011

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Central Bank of India Q1 net down by16.62%

AGRICULTURE

Rice Acreage up by 10.11, Oilseeds by 7.6 and Cotton by 4.13 lakh hectare

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Draft Land Acquisition and Resettlement and Rehabilitation (LARR) Bill, 2011 in public domain for pre-legislative consultative process

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

All-India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers on Base 2001=100 for the Month of June 2011

VICE PRESIDENT

Vice President Confers National Communal Harmony Awards

PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIR

Lokpal Bill government’s top priority,will be introduced in Lok Sabha in first three days: Session begins on Aug.1

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Village Health & Sanitation Committees have powers to handle nutrition issues

HOME AFFAIRS

National Communal Harmony Awards Presented
Thursday July-28,2011

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950 top jobs offered on campus to IIT Bombay students

IIT Bombay Placement Report 2010-2011

Corporation Bank posts 5.29% jump in net profit during Q1

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation hits 20 months low at 7.33 %

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Estimated 1706 tigers in India
Tiger population goes up Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Uttara Khand

CULTURE

Archeological Survey of India earns Rs 87 crores through gate collections at its monuments

Complete list of Archeological Survey of India monuments alongwith gate collection figures

CABINET

Cabinet approves the Lokpal Bill, 2011
Rs 1000 crore National Social Security Fund for unorganized workers approved

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Pulok Chatterjee to be the Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister. T K A Nair will be the Adviser
Wednesday July-27,2011

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Bank of Baroda posts 20 per cent jump in net profit during Q1.

CHEMICALS & FERTILIZERS

Production & Availability of Fertilizers in the country during June 2011

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Nuclear Technologies to Play an Important Role in Electricity Production Growth with a Low-Carbon Path : R Chidambaram
Science Research must have End Goal as Service to Mankind: Vilasrao Deshmukh

AGRICULTURE

Rs. 117.64 crore released to States to promote production of Nutri-Cereals
Tuesday July-26,2011

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1.86 lakh houses to be constructed in Maharashtra under the Indira Awas Yojana

DEFENCE

10th National Maritime Search & Rescue Board meeting held in Mumbai

FINANCE

RBI hikes key lending rates by 50 basis points

Finance Minister welcomes RBI rate hike, says it will soften inflation

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

States asked to speed up lifting of PDS foodgrains

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Bal Shree awards conferred on 147 children

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Cabinet approves appointment of M N Prasad as Executive Director, World Bank
Monday July-25,2011

President

India and South Korea sign civil nuclear cooperation agreement

DEFENCE

Indian Army's 'Adopt a Hero' project launched in Mumbai

EXTERNAL AFFAIRS

Mumbai Passport Adalat on 29.07.2011

AGRICULTURE

State-Wise Estimates of area and production of cotton released

COAL

Competitive Bidding of Coal Blocks to be Introduced by the year end

NEW & RENEWABLE ENERGY

Release of Simulator Software for Designing of Solar Thermal Power Plants

SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT

Indian Sign Language Research & Training Centre to Set up ((ISLRTC))

COMMUNICATION

TRAI extends last date seeking comments on Draft Regulations Stakeholders may send comments till 4th August 2011

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Review of Indira Awas Yojana for 2011-12

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Bank of India posts lower net profit during the first quarter of 2011-12

Online Incorporation of Companies Within 24 Hours

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Production of Crude Oil & Natural Gas for the Month of June, 2011
Friday July-22,2011

AGRICULTURE

Rice Sown in 154.70 and Sugarcane in 51.61 Lakh Hectares

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Khel ratna Award announced

FINANCE

CAG's audit advisory board constituted
APG meet reiterates commitment to Deter Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing in the Asia-Pacific Region

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Rs. 2,176 cr. released by the Ministry of Minority affairs Under multi sectoral Development programme

COMMUNICATION

Press Statement of Shri Kapil Sibal on National Optical Fibre Network
New economic benefits will occurred  from the scheme

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

FCI Asked to strengthen Quality Control Mechanism
Thursday July-21,2011

CABINET

Amendment to Article 243 D of the Constitution of India for enhancing reservation for women in Panchayats

AGRICULTURE

17.14 Crore Farmers Covered under National Agriculture Insurance Scheme

CABINET

Acquisition of SBI Commercial & International Bank Ltd. (SBICI Bank) by State Bank of India
Introduction of the Benami Transactions ( Prohibition) Bill

COMMUNICATION

President Releases Postage Stamp on Vitthal Sakharam Page

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation falls to 7.58 per cent for the week ending July 9

CABINET

Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships 1973/78 has been sanction

DEFENCE

DRDO launches `PRAHAAR’ - Surface to Surface Tactical Missile

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

International Seminar on Environmenta and Disaster Management begins Tomorrow
Wednesday July-20,2011

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Maharashtra Census 2011 power point presentation

RAILWAYS

Konkan Railway to run special trains to clear Ganapati rush

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Anand Sharma discusses Manufacturing Policy with Jayanti Natrajan

DEFENCE

Project ‘SANGAM’ for Defence Pensioners launched
Release of ‘Air House’ Coffee-Table Book

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Ghatowar takes additional charge of Parliamentary Affairs Ministry

HOME AFFAIRS

Three-Day 28th All India Police Radio Officers Conference gets underway

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Sports Minister announces Demerger of National Institute of Sports, Patiala from Sports Authority of India
Tuesday July-19,2011

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D J Narain takes over as Director, FTII, Pune

RAILWAYS

Konkan Railway Press Release : Torrential rains hamper train services between Ratnagiri and Nivsar

DEFENCE

INS Godavari foils a piracy attempt on a Greek ship

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Special drive to fill up vacant posts of SCS/STS/OBCS/PWDS

AGRICULTURE

India’s foodgrain production hits another high. Record production of wheat, maize and pulses during 2010-11
Monday July-18,2011

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Census of India 2011 Press Release :Rural - Urban population distribution in Maharashtra

Rural Urban population distribution - Power Point Presentation

Population, child population in the age-group 0-6 and literates by residence and sex - in Maharashtra

District wise decadal growth rate of rural-urban population in Maharashtra

Nuclear Power Corporation begins construction of Rajasthan Atomic Power Plants 7 and 8.

Government of India and World Bank sign US$ 1 Billion agreement to give a major boost to Rural Livelihoods projects
Saturday July-16,2011

AGRICULTURE

Prime Minister calls for raising farm productivity to meet growing demand of foodgrains

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s address at the 83rd Foundation Day of ICAR
Friday July-15,2011

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

National workshop on Social Audit of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGs)

FINANCE

India to Host 14th Annual Meeting of Asia/Pacific Group on Money Laundering at Kochi From 18th to 22nd July, 2011

President

President Smt.Pratibha Devisingh Patil's speech at the concluding ceremony of 150 years celebration of Income Tax in India.
President calls for domestic and overseas efforts to unearth black-money
Thursday July-14,2011

HOME AFFAIRS

Update as at 11:00 PM, on serial blasts in Mumbai on 13th July 2011

Update as at 01:00 am, on Mumbai serial blasts

Update as at 03:00 am, on Mumbai serial blasts

Update as at 05:00 am, on Mumbai serial blasts

Update as at 07:00 am, on Mumbai serial blasts

Update as at 09:00 am, on Mumbai serial blasts

Home Minister says there was no credible intelligence input on Mumbai terror attack

Afternoon Update on Mumbai Serial Blast
(1500 hrs. July 14, 2011)

Update on Yesterday’s Serial Blasts in Mumbai

Update on serial blasts in Mumbai as at 6:00 P.M today

PRIME MINISTER

PM's statement on arrival in Mumbai

Wednesday July-13,2011

COMMUNICATION

Shri Milind Deora takes over as Minister of State for Communications and Information Technology

RAILWAYS

Advisory to Passengers Travelling to and via Telangana Area of Andhra Pradesh on July 14, 2011

POWER

Sushil Kumar Shinde calls for urgent reforms in power distribution sector

FINANCE

Terms of Reference of the Task Force on Direct Transfer of subsidies extended

UPSC

Special Class Railway Apprentices Examination, 2011 on July 31st

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Anand Sharma to Chair Joint Task Force to have a Structured Dialogue with the Industry
Tuesday July-12,2011

PRIME MINISTER

Press Communique I – Cabinet Expansion

President

Rashtrapati Bhawan Press Communique

FINANCE

NABARD should take the lead in ensuring financial inclusion – Pranab Mukherjee

VICE PRESIDENT

Satyendra Narayan Sinha Memorial Lecture – delivered by Vice President  Shri M Hamid Ansari

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister reshuffles his cabinet. 8 new faces inducted
Monday July-11,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Monsoon Dhamaal for Mumbai kids
Children Film Society’s Film Festival inaugurated

CORPORATE AFFAIRS

Guidelines for Declaring Financial Institution as Public Financial Institutions Under Section4a of The Companies Act,1956

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India-EU BTIA Negotiations are in their Final leg: Anand Sharma
Government Invites Poland Companies to Invest in the Infrastructure Sector

AGRICULTURE

Rs. 3119 Crore Released under RKVY; 40% of Total Allocation for 2011-12 Released so far

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

JSK’s Workshop Marks World Population Day Commemoration

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Revised Guidelines for Inclusion of Forest Areas under Integrated Wasteland Management Program (IWMP)

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Government sets up task force to review processes, procedures and practices in the national security system

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

BRICs meet hails India’s Contribution to Affordable Drugs Availability

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Government Launches Drive to fill up Vacant Posts of SCs/STs/OBCs/PWDs
Friday July-8,2011

President

Nagar Ratna Awards : Ahmedabad is the best run municipal corporation,
Pune, Nashik, Kalyan-Dombivili among award winners.

Local Self Governments must create conditions for citizens to become partners : President Patil

Text of President Smt.Pratibha Devisingh's Patil's speech at the 'Nagar Ratna Award ceremony in Mumbai

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Export target achievable by 2014: Anand Sharma

RAILWAYS

Single Window web interface – “The Indian Railway web Portal” - Launched for the benefit of multiple rail users

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Key indicators of household consumer expenditure in India, 2009-10

TOURISM

Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange Earnings during June 2011
Thursday July-7,2011

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Maharashtra Census 2011:Ranking of Districts by Literacy Rate and Sex

PRESIDENT

President Patil to present ‘Nagar Ratna’ awards to Best Municipal Corporations in the country

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation falls to 7.61 percent for the week ending June 25

CABINET

MPLADs allocation raised from Rs 3 crores to Rs 5 crores
Policy Guidelines for expansion of FM Radio Broadcasting services through private agencies (Phase-Ill)
Wednesday July-6,2011

AGRICULTURE

Focus on fodder production; Rs. 119.5 crore released

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Smt. Ambika Soni condoles the death of Eminent Film Director Shri Mani Kaul

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Three days seminar on the "Prospects of India's Agriculture Exports 2025 opportunities, challenges and roadmap" inaugurated

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Prof. K.V. Thomas Directs Senior Officials of Food Ministry to visit States to review offtake and storage of foodgrains

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Mineral Production Increases by 11.83 Per Cent During 2010-2011
Tuesday July-5,2011

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

India Committed to Robust and Transparent Quality System for Human Health and Environment: Pawan Kumar

HOME AFFAIRS

Report card of Ministry of Home Affairs for June 2011

FINANCE

Interim Report of the task Force on Direct Transfer of Subsidies on LPG, Petroleum and Kerosene Submitted to Finance Minister

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

First Step Towards Coastal Hazard Line Mapping

YOUTH AFFAIRS & SPORTS

Sports Minister Outlines steps to Inquire into Whole Doping Episode & Curb Menace

DEFENCE

India to Train Kyrghyz Armed Forces in UN Peace Keeping Operations

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Prime Minister Shram awards for 2010 Announced to 76 Workers

COAL

Measures to Promote Welfare of CIL Workers

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

NFAI's exhibition of rare posters of Indian Cinema     

Monday July-4,2011

PRIME MINISTER

PM calls for building linkages between MNREGA and AIDS control programs
PM’s Address at the National Convention of Zila Parishad Chairpersons & Mayors on HIV & AIDS

HOME AFFAIRS

Statement by Shri P. Chidambaram at GoM Briefing on Lokpal Bill

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

FDI Equity Inflows touches US $ 4.664 Billion for month of May 2011
Second highest FDI Equity Inflow received in any Month for the last Eleven Financial Years

WOMEN & CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Aamir Khan appointed Brand Ambassador for Ministry of Women and Child Development campaign

AGRICULTURE

How Maharashtra bagged the Krishi Karman Award for Pulses Production!

Sunday July-3,2011

PRIME MINISTER

Prime Minister's opening remarks at the all party meet on the Lokpal bill
Saturday July-2,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Government to take steps to make FTII a Centre of Excellence - Smt. Ambika Soni ;
Planning Commission approves Rs 660 crores for National Film Heritage Mission
Parliamentary Consultative Committee Meeting of I & B held

Friday July-1,2011

President

Prime Minister calls on President

AGRICULTURE

Rice sown in 41.37, oilseeds in 31.47 and sugarcane in 51.38 lakh hectare

SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT

New Law for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India’s Foreign Trade: May, 2011

PRIME MINISTER

PMO Reviews Development schemes of Darjeeling
Thursday June-30,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India and Malaysia Implement Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (IMCECA)

COMMUNICATION

Text of Press Statement of Shri Kapil Sibal on Telecom Testing and Security Certification

HOME AFFAIRS

Fostering Business – NGO Partnership for Disaster Management
Raj Kumar Singh takes over as Home Secretary

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Central Wakf Council extends loan to 137 projects
Wednesday June-29,2011

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Consultative Committee Meets to Discuss NRHM

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

National Translation Mission Reviewed

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Tenth Quarterly Survey Report on “Effect of Economic Slowdown on Employment in India” highlighted by Labour Bureau

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Production of Crude Oil and Natural Gas Month of May 2011

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Socio-Economic and Caste Census 2011 Begins

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Statistics Day 2011 Celebrated

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New Zealand Prime Minister visits Western Naval Command

DEFENCE

Antony Inaugurates DRDO’s Composite Propellant Processing Facility

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

India and New Zealand to Set up a Joint Education Council
Tuesday June-28,2011

RAILWAYS

Railway revenue earnings up by 11.38 per cent during the period 11th – 20th June 2011

FINANCE

Need to Explore Innovative Approaches to Sustain High Growth With Stability; Challenge is to Harness this Growth to Make the Development Process More Inclusive, Strengthen Food Security, Improve Education Opportunities and Health Facilities Both in Rural and Urban Areas ; Discussions Underway to Build Consensus on Further Liberalisation of the FDI Policy in Retail and Defence Sector: FM
Auction for Sale (Re-Issue) of ‘7.83 Per Cent Government Stock, 2018,’ Auction for Sale (Re-Issue) Of ‘7.80 Per Cent Government Stock, 2021’, Auction for Sale (Re-Issue) of ‘8.26 Per Cent Government Stock, 2027’ and Auction for Sale (Re-Issue) of ‘8.30 Per Cent Government Stock, 2040’.

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Wildlife Crime Control Bureau launches its First “Friends of the wild” Initiative

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Anand Sharma Invites New Zealand Partnership in Agro Processing, Infrastructure and Renewable Energy

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Appointments by ACC

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

RSC-6 Meeting Begins today on Male Declaration on Control and Prevention of air Pollution
Monday June-27,2011

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Shri Ranjan Mathai appointed as Foreign Secretary

DEFENCE

Antony asks States to open up more avenues for Ex-Servicemen

FINANCE

Finance Minister urges State Governments to provide relief to the common man; writes to Chief Ministers to reduce levies on diesel, kerosene and domestic LPG in line with duty cuts undertaken by Central Government
Saturday June-25,2011

SHIPPING

Shri G K Vasan Calls for a Unified UN Force to Tackle Piracy

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Keynote address by the Chief of Navy Staff Admiral Verma at the International Day of the seafarers celebration

Friday June-24,2011

Two day visit of Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force delegation to Mumbai

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

Shri Rajkumar Singh is the new Union Home Secretary

FINANCE

Haleem Khan appointed Secretary, Disinvestment, Ministry of Finance

RAILWAYS

Railway concession for blind and mentally challenged persons extended to Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express too

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

India’s infrastructure sector beckons US investments, says Anand Sharma
Thursday June-23,2011

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Launch of UIDAI ADHAR enrolment facility at Post Offices in Mumbai

RAILWAYS

Konkan Railway Press Release on agitation and rail roko in Chiplun

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation touches 9.13 per cent for the second week of June

India – US agree to fast track bilateral investment treaty dialogue

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India US Bilateral Trade - Data

CABINET

Setting up of National Mission for Justice Delivery and Legal Reforms
Extension of Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana to the Domestic Workers
Wednesday June-22,2011

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Central Sector Scheme of Interest Subsidy on Educational Loans

AGRICULTURE

Rs. 110 crore released for development of pulses villages in rainfed areas
Tuesday June-21,2011

FINANCE

Identify steps necessary for implementing accrual accounting system : FM
Text of Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee’s speech at the Conference on Accrual Based Financial Reporting in Government”.

COMMUNICATION

33rd Dak Adalat on 9th July

PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIR

S. Chandrasekharan assumes charge as Secretary Parliamentary Affairs

PRIME MINISTER

Dr Manmohan Singh condoles the passing away of noted economist Suresh Tendulkar
Monday June-20,2011

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India International Institute of Democracy and Election Management

Aseemanand, four others chargesheeted in Samjhauta Express blast case

Ms Mala Sinha is the new Principal AG -Audit of Maharashtra

ISRO arm prepares India’s first inventory of wetlands

TEXTILES

Government laying thrust on skill development in the textiles sector : Textiles Secretary

Friday June-17,2011

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Population stabilization efforts yielding results; Focus now on removing regional disparity – Ghulam Nabi Azad

Speech of Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad, Minister of Health and Family Welfare on 53rd Convocation of the International Institute For Population

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CBI arrests Bhusaval Division Railway Engineer for bribe taking

SHIPPING

Refloating of MV Wisdom

RAILWAYS

Konkan Railway Press Release on rail traffic disruption

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s speech at the inaugural session of the conference of State Ministers of Welfare and Social Justice
PM tells states to enforce laws to prevent atrocities against scheduled castes strictly

FINANCE

Tight monetary policy may impact growth, but medium-term outlook is bright : FM
Thursday June-16,2011
Finance Minister releases Handbook on PSU Disinvestment

RBI hikes benchmark interest rates by 25 basis points

RBI interest hike aimed at curbing inflation – Finance Minister

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Essay competition to mark Golden Jubilee of the Indian Economic Service

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation dips marginally to 8.96 per cent

Wednesday June-15,2011

Election Commission

ECI to Chair Commonwealth Working Group on Voters Education & Electoral Participation

CULTURE

Pilot Scheme of Financial Assistance for Organising Book Fairs, Book Exhibitions and Participation in International Book Fairs and Publishing Events
Schemes for Providing Financial Assistance for Preservation of Manuscripts/Rare Books Revised to Enhance the Financial Assistance to the Beneficiaries

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Centre proposes to set up two major ports: Minister
Govt stepping up efforts for release of captive sailors
Tuesday June-14,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Inflation rises to 9.6 per cent during May 2011

COMMUNICATION

India Post partner with Fabindia to benefit customers

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

NAM countries should play a pro-active role in ILO functioning – Mallikarjun Kharge

CIVIL AVIATION

Pool resources to build a fool-proof security for air transport – Vyalar Ravi

PRIME MINISTER

PMO reviews affirmative action for SCs and STs by corporate India

RAILWAYS

Free Monthly Season Tickets for railway travel extended to girls pursuing Professional/Vocational Courses up to Graduation
Monday June-13,2011

Election Commission

Corporate funding to political parties should be transparent. CEC calls for full disclosure

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New measures announced for benefit of Haj pilgrims

FINANCE

Pranab Mukherjee calls for global action to end the era of banking secrecy
Finance Minister’s speech at the International Taxation Seminar.

AGRICULTURE

Quantum jump in credit flow during 2010-11
Rs. 4.26 lakh crore disbursed against target of Rs. 3.75 lakh crore

SOCIAL JUSTICE & EMPOWERMENT

Braille edition of Jawaharlal Nehru's 'Letters from a Father to his Daugher' released

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

Speech of Union Labour Minister Mallikarjun Kharge at ILOs 100th session in Geneva
Saturday June-11,2011

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Smt. Ambika Soni condemns the Assassination of Mid Day, Mumbai Reporter Shri Jyotirmoy Dey
Friday June-10,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Export grows 56.9% at US $ 25.9 billion in May 2011: Commerce Secretary

DEFENCE

More streams in Armed Forces will be opened to Women : Antony

HOME AFFAIRS

Government disappointed over Rana’s acquittal

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Industrial production records a slower growth of 6.3%

Thursday June-9,2011

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NDMA to conduct mock-drill to assess disaster management capability at Tarapur

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

Short term film appreciation course in Panaji

SHIPPING

India’s first luxury cruise liner flagged off  

COMMUNICATION

7th Mumbai Dak Adalat to be held on June 24

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India Post Press Release- arrangement for dispatch of Annual Reports

Prithvi II missile successfully test fired

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation goes up to 9.01 per cent for the week ending May 28.

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Mega industrial zones to be set up to boost manufacturing
PM takes stock of the draft National Manufacturing Policy

AGRICULTURE

Minimum Support Prices for Kharif crops hiked

CABINET

Beedi workers to get medical insurance benefit under the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana
Government lowers age limit for old age pension for poor from 65 to 60 years.

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President, Vice President and PM condole the death of M F Hussain
Wednesday June-8,2011

Maharashtra Governor to inaugurate Ahmednagar Fort Conservation and Restoration project

Warship INS Kabra joins Indian Navy

FINANCE

Executive Summary of the Recommendations of the Committee for Comprehensive Reforms in Administration of National Small Savings Fund (Shyamala Gopinath Committee Report)

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Summary Record of Discussions of the 58th Central Advisory Board of Education
Government sets up another Committee to trace and unearth black-money

FINANCE

Extra efforts needed to achieve indirect tax collection targets – Pranab Mukherjee

PRIME MINISTER

PM wants road projects put on fast track

HOME AFFAIRS

Home Minister's Statement on Events Concerning Ramdev’s Protest
Tuesday June-7,2011

HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

Extension of RTE up to secondary level moots bill to control malpractices in school education- Shri Sibbal

FINANCE

French Finance Minister, Ms. Christine Lagarde calls on Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to seek support for her candidature for the Post of MD, IMF

SHIPPING

DG Shipping Press Release
Ambassador of Somalia visits Somali detainees in Mumbai

Election Commission

India’s Election Commission to share poll management expertise with Nepal

FINANCE

Keep faith in India’s growth story : Pranab Mukherjee assures Foreign Institutional Investors
Monday June-6,2011

HOME AFFAIRS

Government gives go-ahead for the National Intelligence Grid

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

CDS Exam (II) 2010 Final results announced

FINANCE

India to get Rs 8,632 crore assistance from Japan

Net Direct Tax Collections decline on record refunds

Friday June-3,2011

COMMUNICATION

31st Postal Pension Adalat to be held on July 4

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National Rural Livelihood Mission launched
Thursday June-2,2011

BNHS exhibitions at CST and Churchgate to celebrate World Environment Day

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation falls to 8.06 %

RURAL DEVELOPMENT

Sonia Gandhi to launch the National Rural Livelihoods Mission tomorrow

WATER RESOURCES

Centre committed to fund Mithi River clean up project – Salman Khurshid

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RBI directs private and foreign banks to set up internal vigilance systems by August 31.

CABINET COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC AFFAIRS (CCEA)

Union Cabinet approves Rajiv Awas Yojana in a bid to make India slum free
Incentive for BPL families for construction of  household latrines increased.
Government hikes Post-Matric Scholarship amount for STs and disabled
Wednesday June-1,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Index of six core industries
India's foreign trade raise by 34.42% in April 2011

Ministry of Small Scale Industries

Dr. Farooq Abdullah ready for bilateral cooperation between India and Germany in the field of Renewable Energy

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Production of Oil and Natural Gas Sector for the month of April 2011

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

NIC and CSIR jointly announce partnership to set up cluster innovation centres

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

India and Germany sign MoU on biomedical research
New Janani-Shishu-Suraksha Karyakram (JSSL) launched by Health Ministry

FINANCE

Sunil Mitra appointed as Finance Secretary

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

New museum gallery on North East Biodiversity opens in Bhubaneshwar
Tuesday May-31,2011

COAL

Coal Ministry proposes to finance railway racks to speed up dispatch of coal

PANCHAYATI RAJ

Use of priasoft and planplus under e-Panchayat

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

Revised Estimates of Annual National Income, 2010-11 and Quarterly Estimates of Gross Domestic Product, 2010-11

HEALTH & FAMILY WELFARE

Immunization - a growing awareness path to restrict child mortality, morbidity and disability

LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT

All India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers on base 2001=100 for the Month of April, 2011

DEFENCE

Joint statement Defence Secretary level talks between India and Pakistan on Siachen

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Shri Jairam Ramesh to release UNEP report on "Green Economy and the forest" on World Environment Day

PRIME MINISTER

Tariff value of edible oils, brass scrap and poppy seeds notified
Monday May-30,2011

STATISTICS & PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION

India and Afghanistan Sign MOU for Cooperation in the Field of Official Statistics
MoU in the field of Official Statistics to Open New Opportunities for Promoting Technical Cooperation between India and Afghanistan: Dr. M.S. Gill

PANCHAYATI RAJ

Capacity Building in Panchayats

FINANCE

India and Tanzania Signed Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement
New Directorate of Income Tax (Criminal Investigation) Created; to be Headed by an Officer of the Rank of Chief Commissioner of Income Tax; to Look into Criminal Matters Having any Financial Implication Punishable as an Offence Under any Direct Tax Law
Friday May-27,2011

CULTURE

India and Afghanistan sign MOU on Culture

FINANCE

India and Ethiopia sign double taxation avoidance agreement

HOME AFFAIRS

Opening remarks of Home Minister at India-US Homeland Security Dialogue

PANCHAYATI RAJ

Ministry of Panchayati Raj suggestion on e-Panchayat initiatives

RAILWAYS

Ministry of Railways issues notification to extend the rail fare concession to family of accredited Press Correspondents twice during the Financial Year

Ministry of Tourism

Initiatives to promote adventure Tourism
Thursday May-26,2011

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NFDC's 'Tagore's Stories on Film' DVD set hits the market

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Rising prices of fruits, milk push food inflation to 8.55 per cent

LAW & JUSTICE

National Consultation on Electoral Reforms on 2&3 July 2011

PRIME MINISTER

Address by PM at the Joint Session of the two Houses of the Parliament of Ethiopia
Wednesday May-25,2011

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IIT –JEE results declared: 13,602 candidates qualify for admissions.

COMMUNICATION

78th Dak Adalat on 23rd June

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Doha Negotiations should build on progress so far: Anand Sharma

PRIME MINISTER

PM’s opening remarks at the Joint Press Conference following the conclusion of the Second Africa India Forum Summit

DEFENCE

Antony asks Navy to take stock of its Operational Preparedness
IAF Women Expedition Team Scales Everest

PRIME MINISTER

Second Africa-India Forum Summit 2011: Addis Ababa declaration
Tuesday May-24,2011

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Haathi Mere Saathi campaign launched to push friendship with the elephant

COMMUNICATION

Passport Adalat in Mumbai on 27th May

PRIME MINISTER

Address by the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh at the Plenary Session of the 2nd Africa-India Forum Summit Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Monday May-23,2011

Ministry of Urban Employment and Poverty Alleviation

Housing to migratory labourers
Government of the United Progressive Alliance, report to the people 2010-11

STEEL

Government of the United Progressive Alliance, report to the people 2010-11

CULTURE

Government of the United Progressive Alliance, report to the people 2010-11

AGRICULTURE

Shri Pawar calls for closer partnership between Industry and Agricultural Research

SHIPPING, ROAD TRANSPORT & HIGHWAYS

Automated Inspection and Certification Centres for "In Use" vehicles to be set up in all States /UTs in 12th Plan

Ministry of Company Affairs

New initiatives of Ministry of Corporate Affairs for Corporate Governance

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

India to host 11th Conference of the parties to the convention on biological diversity
Saturday May-21,2011

AGRICULTURE

Sugarcane sown in about 49 lakh hectare

SHIPPING

G.K. Vasan to attend Maritime Summit at Oslo

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India's advanced communication satellite GSAT-8 launched successfully

FINANCE

Finance Minister’s Speech at the  64th Annual General Meeting of Indian Banks’ Association at Mumbai

Finance Minister’s Speech at the launch of Social Banking Products of Union Bank of India in Mumbai

Finance Minister launches ‘UnionInclusions’social banking initiative of Union Bank of India

Friday May-20,2011

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Indian Coast Guard rescues six distressed fishermen off Daman with the help of ONGC Vessel

Indian electrical equipment industry posts 14% growth.

AGRICULTURE

Rs. 300 crore to be released to 8 States for Oil Palm Cultivation

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Indian Investments in Africa Touches US $ 33 Billion

CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION

Wheat procurement touches 244 lakh tonne

DEFENCE

Air Marshal Nak Browne will be the Next Chief of Air Staff

ENVIRONMENT & FORESTS

Environment & Forests Ministry to Organize Stakeholders’ Consultations and to launch UN decade on Biodiversity for Asia and Pacific

PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES & PENSIONS

UPSC declares result of Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Examination, 2010

PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS

Prime Minister dedicates World Class Bharat-Oman Bina Refinery to Nation
Thursday May-19,2011

COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

Food inflation slips further to 7.47 per cent for the week ending May 7

CABINET

Union Cabinet gives the go ahead for the BPL and Caste census

INFORMATION & BROADCASTING

58TH National Film Awards announced
Malayalam film ‘'Adamante Makan Abu'  wins the National Award for the Best Feature Film;  Marathi actress Mitali Jagtap Varadhar wins the National Award for Best Actress;  Dabangg is the wholesome entertainer.