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Thursday December-29,2011
Central PSEs to Set up Renewable Energy Projects
Wednesday December-28,2011

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

State Bank of India hikes interest rate on NRE deposits

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

India - Japan to discuss civil nuclear cooperation issue
Lok Sabha passes the Lokpal Bill with few amendments
India, Oman Extend MOU on Military Cooperation to 2015
MCA Initiatives During 2011
National Consumer Helpline Records 10,434 Calls in November 2011
India Japan on Course to Trade Target of US $ 25 Billion by 2014
Smt. Vijaya Kanth takes over as New Financial Commissioner (Railways)
Tuesday December-27,2011

Ali Yavar Jung Institute makes national anthem accessible to hearing impaired

A Century of Central Bank of India

Speech of Prime Minister at the Commemoration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahamana Madan Mohan Malaviya inaugural function
Commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahamana Madan Mohan Malaviya held
Minister Srikant Jena Releases Statistical Year Book 2012, Stresses upon Effective Utilisation of Data for better Productivity
Monday December-26,2011
PM’s Speech in the 125th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Ramanujan at Chennai `on December 26, 2011
10 Mega Food Parks Approved; 8 Cold Chain Projects Start Commercial Operation
Ghulam Nabi Azad Urges Young Medical Graduates to take up Rural Assignments on their own volition
Ajay Chadha Appointed Special Secretary (IS), in Home Ministry
Maritime Agenda 2010-20 Launched
Saturday December-24,2011

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
Government to launch Iron and Folic Supplementation Programme to contain anaemia
Ms. Parvin Sinclair is the new Director of NCERT.
Thursday December-22,2011

NPCIL's scientific meet on Occupational Health Safety

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

Presentation on Radiation and Cancer

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

Food inflation falls to four year low of 1.81 per cent

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

Farmers' Associations support FDI in retail
Food Security Bill introduced in Parliament
Wednesday December-21,2011
Railway Revenue Earnings up by 24.91 Per Cent During the Period 1st – 10th December 2011
59 IAS/IPS Officers Resigned from Service Since 2008
SEZs for Promotion of Exports
PM’s address at K. Karunakaran Foundation Award function
All-India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Agricultural and Rural Labourers on Base 1986-87=100 –November, 2011
Special Class Railway Apprentices Exam, 2012
Development of Indigenous Aero-Engine by DRDO
CBI Registered 1832 Corruption Cases against Central Govt. Officers in the Last Four Years
Export of Aqua Products
Fixing Minimum Pension by EPFO

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

Tuesday December-20,2011

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

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

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

Archaeological Survey of India turns 150
PM’s Address at 150th Year of the Archeological Survey of India
Recommendations of the Expert Committee on Sapali Dam in Maharashtra
State Coastal Zone Management Plan
Monday December-19,2011

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

Special Commemorative Postal Stamp Marking Golden Jubilee of Goa Leberation Released

Review of FDI
Pharmaceutical Industry
Cooperation with USA
Audit of Defence Land
Road Projects of BRO
Upgradation of Fighter Aircraft
Super Sensitive Defence Equipment
Technological Education by ITIS
Functioning of CSD
Friday December-16,2011

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 Minister hopes Rbi's today Announcements Would help in Regaining Growth
Written exam result for CDS exam (II), 2011 announced
Promotion of IT in Agriculture
Developmental Programmes for Tribals
Wheat Sown in 244.12 Lakh Hectares;
Suo Moto Statement in Lok Sabha by Minister of State for Environment and Forests (I/C) on Durban Agreements
Opening of Jan Aushadhi stores
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
PM's statement prior to his Departure for Russia for the India-Russia Annual Summit 2011
Prime Minister's visit to Russia - a backgrounder
HPCL: Investment plan in Maharastra
Shipping Corporation of India profitability hit, but the company is not in distress, says the Shipping Minister
Government rules out extension of working days under MGNREGA
Indira Awaas beneficiaries can avail funds to construct toilets in House
Three new Members to join NDMA
Farm Mechanisation efforts need to be Intensified: Shri Pawar
Wednesday December-14,2011

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

FM says India can tide over current economic slow down ; stresses on efforts to revive growth quickly
PM calls for development of energy efficient power producing technology
PM's Address at the National Energy Conservation Day
Tuesday December-13,2011

Tabla maestro Yogesh Samsi's tribute to Vijay Jadhav

Mumbai GPO to hold 35th Dak Adalat on December 28

PM's Speech at National Conference of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission
BHEL’s Concerns Over Availability of Cheaper Chinese Funds
Nishi Vasudeva, Director Marketing HPCL elected Vice President - Youth & Gender, Executive Committee of World Petroleum Council
Railways Revenue Earnings up by 10.22 Per Cent During April- November 2011
Marine Product Exports During (April – September) 2011-12
Promotion of Total Quality Management in Food Processing Sector
Steps to Boost R&D Activities in Food Processing
Free Treatment for Cancer Patients
Medical Entrance Examination
FM to Inaugurate the International Conference on Economic Policies for Emerging Economies Tomorrow
Engineering Services (Exam), 2011 written part result announced
Monday December-12,2011
Public-Private Pertnership Scheme
Set up of Textiles Institute
Marketing and Service Extension Centres
Rise in Steel Prices
Setting up of Ferro Alloys Plants
Steel Consumption in India
Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and use-based Index for the Month of October, 2011
DR. Farooq Abdullah Inaugurates “Teach A 1000 Teachers” Training Programme on Solar PV
Decline in Mineral Production
One Rank-One Pension
Growth Rate of SSIs
Perspective Planning for Power Generation
Indian Railways Carry 618.00 Million Tonnes of Freight during April-November 2011
100% FDI Allowed in Port Sector
Friday December-9,2011

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

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

Exports grow 33.2% in April-November at US $ 192.7 billion: Commerce Secretary
TRAI recommends cancellation of 53 licences issued for telecom services
National Optical Fibre Network to provide broadband connectivity to all Panchayats
Thursday December-8,2011
CAG of India Takes Over as Chairman of UN Panel of External Auditors
High Speed Rail Projects
Measures Taken to strengthen Security on Railways
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
India Telecom 2011 Inaugural Session
Introduction of New Air Routes
Grading of Coal
Steps Taken to boost Industrial Growth Rate
India and Russia Discuss Enhancing Cooperation in Oil Sector
Action Against Unregistered Recruiting Agents
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
Royalty Rates of Mineral
Web-Based Attestation Procedure for Overseas Indian Workers
Jaipal Reddy Calls for International Cooperation to Meet Global Energy Security Challenges
Monday December-5,2011
Non-Motorised Transportation Delegation Calls on Vice President
India to Host Fourth International Tax Dialogue Conference
CBDT Clarification Regarding Information Received Under the DTAA With Germany
Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) - 2012 for Admission in All Management Programs
2,85,862 Million Tonnes Coal Reserves Estimated in India
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 appeals to DSK to focus on rural irrigation and in reducing cost of renewable energy technologies

"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

80th Dak Adalat on January 09, 2012

Steps taken to reduce losses of BSNL
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee's speech atthe Hindustan Times Leadership Summit, New Delhi
Thursday December-1,2011

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'

Department of Posts organized 41st UPU letter writing competition

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)
Construction of Panchayat Ghars
President Appoints A Committee of Governors to Study and Recommend steps for Increasing Agricultural Productivity
India's Foreign Trade: October, 2011
19.076 lakh tonne Sugar Released for the Month of December, 2011
Army Conducts Successful Flight Test of Missile Agni A1-06
Acquisition of Vessels by SCI under NMDP
Wednesday November-30,2011

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

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

International Money Transfer 'Money Gram' launched

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

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 to come on a 3 day visit to Pune tomorrow

PM condoles the passing away of Litterateur Indira Goswami
Storage godowns through private entrepreneurs
CET for MBBS
Funds raised through disinvestment
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
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
Improving health and nutritional status
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
Union Minister for Labour and Employment presents the Vishwakarma Rashtriya Puraskar and National Safety Awards
Infrastructure in Cities/Towns
Development of cities
Inquiries conducted by various agencies into allegations of irregularities in BCCI/IPL
National consultation with civil society organizations on the draft report of India to
Additional items under PDS
Additional allocation of foodgrains to check open market prices
Monday November-28,2011

'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'

India -Bulgaria sign MoU on Health and Medicines
State Funding for Polls
Flood protection project for Nagpur approved
Coast Guard Stations
Sinking of MV RAK
Prime Minister calls on President
Women in Defence Forces
Theft cases in Bomb Disposal Centres
Pension for Ex-servicemen of pre-Independence era
Security for wild animals
Registration of Marriage
Promoting use of CFLs
Shri Mallikarjun Kharge to present Vishwakarma Rashtriya Puraskar and National Safety Awards for the performance year 2009
FDI Policy in Multi Brand Retail
Sunday November-27,2011

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

Implementation of PC and PNDT Act
Launching of 4G and 5G technologies
TISS Guwahati to be off-campus center of TISS Mumbai
18 seed Banks operating in the country
Access to easy credit for farmers
Separate community policing wing considered
Mineral production during September 2011
Comprehensive competition reforms at Centre State and Sub-State Levels will be defining moment in India: Moily
ECI plans to engage with citizens and voters through social media soon
Reservation for women in Panchayats
Role of Gram Sabha in implementing FRA
Empowerment of Panchayats
Thursday November-24,2011

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

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)
Sharing of cost of Railway Projects with States
Detection of cyclone in coastal areas
Utilisation of funds for forecasting
Status of dedicated freight corridors of Indian Railways
AAS bulletins in vernacular language
Modernization plan for Ports
Piracy attempts at Indian Merchant Vessels
Women malnutrition
Development of model villages
Offences Registered by NCPCR
Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Bansal condemns attack on Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar
Planning Commission & United Nations in India Sign the United Nations Development Action Framework (UNDAF) 2013-2017 for India
Wednesday November-23,2011

Panorama to be opened with 'Urumi'

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

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

Pension Adalat

Manufacturing of Sukhoi-30 MKI by HAL
Permanent commission to women Officers
Social Security Schemes for workers in unorganized sector
Proposal to amend minimum Wages Act
Nuclear Power Programme
Setting up of Nuclear Power Plats
MoU between NPCIL and IOC
Nuclear projects under Civil Nuclear Cooperation
National Telecom Policy
Alternative income sources of Public Sector Oil Companies
Exploration of Shale Gas reserves in the country
Delay in modernisation programmeme of MDL
Purchase of 197 LUHs
India and UAE Ministerial level talks held
Panabaka Lakshami addresses 'India- Malaysia Trade and Investment Forum' at Kuala Lumpur
Tuesday November-22,2011
Union Finance Minister's suo-moto statement on inflation
Proposal under JNNURM
Condition of Taj Mahal

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

Global Chef Conference "Basmati for The World 2011". Opens
States advised to optimise synergies between MGNREGA and Agriculture schemes
Substantial increase in production of pulses and oilseeds
Village grain banks for distribution of foodgrains
Subsidized foodgrains for the poor
Rise in sugar production
Stock of foodgrains
Food subsidy
Foodgrain storage capacity
Over 969 crores released to States under NFSM during 2011-12 so far
Rs. 4181 crore released under RKVY during 2011-12 so far
Preparedness for Olympic Games, 2012
Monday November-21,2011
12th India-Bangladesh Home Secretary Level talks Conclude
CISF(ASSTT.CONDT.)LTD. Departmental Exam 2010 & 2011 Results Announced
RC Mishra appointed CPF Commissioner
Parliamentary Consultative Committee on Railways meets
Saturday November-19,2011

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

Friday November-18,2011
Consumer Price Index numbers on base 2010=100 for rural, urban and combined for the month of October, 2011
India and British Columbia to extend cooperation in the field of Renewable Energy
Rice procurement crosses 10 million mark
DRDO wins innovation award
Qaumi Ekta Week to be observed from tomorrow
Shipping Ministry closely monitoring piracy incidents, says G.K. Vasan
Written part result of SCRA Exam, 2011 announced
Thursday November-17,2011
PM’s Statement Prior to Departure for Indonesia and Singapore
Conference of State Animal Husbandry and Dairy Ministers begins tomorrow
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)
Health sector to get 2.5% of GDP: Syeda Hamid
Self Regulatory Bodies need to expand membership advertisers need to be sensitive to the Needs of the people: Ambika Soni
Shri Azad calls for more effective implementation of central schemes by State Governments
Inter-Ministerial Committee to look into the issue of misleading advertisements
President condoles Bapu Kaldate’s death
Wednesday November-16,2011
Vice President Inauagurates National Press Day Celeberation
Amendments to the Prohibition of Unfair Practices in Technical Educational Institutions, Medical Educational Institutions and Universities Bill, 2010
150TH Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda Celebrations
Amendments to the Prohibition of Unfair Practices in Technical Educational Institutions, Medical Educational Institutions and Universities Bill, 2010
Effect of Economic Slowdown on Employment in India
150 Years of Archaeological Survey of India

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

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’s speech at the National Innovation Council Function
Financial Assistance for the Preservation and Development of Buddhist/Tibetan Culture & Art
Gurudev Rabindra Nath Tagore Celebrations
India and UK Agree to set up Partnership fund for Pro-poor Renewables on Priority basis
We Have Walked the Extra-Mile for Peace With Neighbours : Antony
Union Health & Family Welfare Minister Shri Ghulam Nabi Azad Inaugurates Health Pavilion at India International Trade Fair
Monday November-14,2011

India leads World by illuminating 70 monuments in Blue to mark

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

31st India International Trade Fair Inaugurated
India & UK to increase funding pattern for S&T Cooperation- Ashawini Kumar
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

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

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

Friday November-11,2011

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

Over 15000 Tax Disputes Involving Over 1.35 Lakhs Tax Proceedings Settled by Income Tax Settlement Commission
Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation reviews Twenty Point Programme with Secretaries of States and Union Territories
Progress of Tourist Visa on arrival scheme in October 2011
No Proposal to Relax Ban on Sex Determination
Inclusion of International Civil Aviation in European Union-Emission Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) and its Impact
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
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 of India’s greetings on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti
Prime Minister’s statement prior to his Departure for Maldives
President Inaugurates International Conference on Agriculture Knowledge Management System: Calls for Integrating Agriculture with other Sectors
India- Australia Discuss Bilateral Cooperation in Coal Sector
Meeting of the Consultative Committee Attached to The Ministry of Law & Justice
India Wins Best Destination Award at World Travel Awards
Meeting of Parliamentary Consultative Committee on Tribal Affairs held
Tuesday November-8,2011
Export grows 10.8% in October at US $ 19.9 Billion: Commerce Secretary
DOT Extends time for receiving Feedback on Draft National Telecom Policy 2011
ICMR celebrates its Centenary Year Commemorative Postage Stamp release marks the occasion
India calls for Breaking Trade and Investment Barriers in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation zone
Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange earnings in October 2011
Monday November-7,2011

FM lauds people friendly initiative of Income Tax Department

Friday November-4,2011

Press Registrar to meet Publishers of Mumbai Region

Anand Sharma Chairs Consultative Committee Meeting on Commerce & Industry
Rice Procurement of Kharif 2011-12
Rice Procurement Crosses 341 lakh tonne
Commencement and Duration of the Ninth Session of the Fifteenth Lok Sabha
Facts Regarding Under-recoveries
Consultative Committee of Ministry of Shipping meets on ‘Cruise Shipping’
Thursday November-3,2011
Need to Increase Trade Facilitation in Customs : FM
Production & Availability of Fertilizers in the Country During April 2011
Maritime Security Issues Dominate India-Japan Defence talks
V.N. Rai Appointed Director, SVP National Police Academy
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
PM’s Statement Prior to his Departure for Cannes, France for the G-20 Summit
Task Force on an IT Strategy for PDS Submits Report to Finance Minister
External review of IIMS to be undertaken: Shri Kapil Sibal chairs meeting of IIM Directors
Smt. Soni meets Polish Minister for Culture and National Heritage
Tuesday November-1,2011

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

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

Central Bank of India Q2 net plunges 35 per cent

Cabinet approves Ministry of I&B’s proposal on Prasar Bharati Amendment Bill 2010
Haj Goodwill Delegation Calls on PM
Monday October-31,2011

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

World civil nuclear operators approve new commitments to safety

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

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 of India to Preside over Two-Day Conference of Governors Opening Tomorrow
1761 lakh Farmers Covered under NAIS so far; Claims worth Rs.21459 crore Settled Benefitting 476 lakh Farmers
Government E-Payment System to be Inaugurated; will Bring Transparency; Facilitate Paperless Transaction and Reduce Overall Transaction Cost
India and Qatar Identify Areas for Coopration in Oil & Gas Sector
Sachin Pilot to Lead The Indian Delegation to Global Cyber Meet in London
Thursday October-27,2011

Food inflation rises to 11.43 per cent

Government Approves 21 New Textiles Parks
Rs 2100 Crore Projects to be Implemented in 36 Months: Anand Sharma
Rice Procurement Crosses 341 lakh tonne
India Elected Vice Chairman of Association of Asian Election Authorities
P. Chidambaram Releases NCRB Publication “ Crime in India -2010”
Tuesday October-25,2011
President of India’s Diwali Greetings
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
Wheat and Rice Stock over 611 lakh tonnes
BECIL Presents Dividend Cheque to Smt. Ambika Soni
Subodh Kant Addresses International Tourism Ministers Conference at Paris
Sunday October-23,2011
System Geared for Emergency Response to Eradicate Polio
Friday October-21,2011
PM's address at the Biennial Conference of CBI and state anti-corruption bureaux
Need for Better Co-Ordination Between Monetary and Fiscal Policies for Improving Overall Economic Stability and Growth : FM
National Consumer Helpline Records 12,830 calls in September 2011
Shri Pawar Calls for Reforms in Agriculture Marketing
Physical Planning & Works Minister of Nepal Calls on DR. C. P. Joshi
Protection and Safeguarding the Interests of workers in is the Responsibility of Labour & Employment Ministry –Mallikarjun Kharge
NIMC Inspects Clinics in Delhi and Maharashtra for PC & PNDT Act Violations
Thursday October-20,2011
Department of Atomic Energy Constitutes an Expert Group for Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project
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)
Real Time Train Information System (RTIS) based on 'SIMRAN' becomes Functional from 19TH October 2011
Railways Take Measures to Prevent Misuse of 'Tatkal' Scheme
CBDT makes discussion paper on Tax Accounting Standards Public
Shri P. Chidambaram Writes to Chief Ministers to Maintain High Vigil to Check Communal Incidents
Wednesday October-19,2011
IBSA Trade Ministers meet in Pretoria
India South Africa agree to long term Raw Material-Commodity Purchase Contract
Finance Minister’s Address at EEC – 2011
Mineral Production during August 2011
Real Time Train Information System (RTIS) based on ‘Simran’
India Is Committed to Low Carbon Growth Strategy in Power Sector, Says Union Minister of Power
All Efforts Being Made to Address Power Shortage
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
12th NSCI National Conference on Safety, Health & Environment for sustainable Growth: Challenges & Responses
Tuesday October-18,2011

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

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

Partner with India’s growing civil aviation sector - 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 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
Minister of Power Leaves for Paris to Attend IEA Ministerial Meeting
Friday October-14,2011

PIB Curtain Raiser : International Civil Aviation Conference

Central Government Employees Welfare Coordination Committee seeks better health care service

Prime Minister’s address at the 6th Annual Convention of Information Commissioners
Engineering Projects (India) Limited Pays Dividend for 2010-2011
Small Capacity Pellet Plants for Iron Ore Fines
Smt. Krishna Tirath appeals for a focus on Disabled Women: Addresses World Assembly on disabled people in Durban
Repayment of 11.50 % Government Stock, 2011
Anand Sharma Announces Sops for the Textiles Industry
Shri Kapil Sibal Speaks at USIBC Reception: Underlines the Importance of Indo-US Partnership in Education
Pension Schemes for Old Age Persons
Thursday October-13,2011

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

PM condoles the passing away of Shri Silvius Condpan
Coal Ministry Ensures Greater Availability of Coal for Power Sector
Spectrum Audit and Spectrum Pooling and Sharing under Consideration Says Milind Deora
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
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
Indian Navy-Net Security Provider to Island Nations in IOR: Antony
Government committed to provide assured Food Security to All Citizens
Textiles Ministry to Formulate a Restructuring Program for the Textiles Industry
PM writes to Chief Minister Jayalalithaa after meeting all party delegation
Tuesday October-11,2011

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

Excerpts of PM's address at the Combined Commanders' Conference
India and South Africa sign MoU on electoral cooperation; IIDEM to train South African election officials
Monday October-10,2011

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

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

Draft National Telecom Policy- 2011 released.
Roaming to become free, distinction between STD and local call to vanish
Smt. Soni condoles the death of Ghazal Maestro Jagjit Singh
Shri Kapil Sibal leaves tonight for the first Indo-U.S. Higher Education Summit
India-Czech Tradeto touch US $ 2 billion by 2012 – Czech Minister meets Anand Sharma
Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange earnings in September 2011
Corporal punishment cannot be practiced in the name of disciplining child: Shantha Sinha
Friday October-7,2011

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

Food inflation rises to 9.41 per cent as vegetable become dearer

Bank of India commences operations in New Zealand

Import of sensitive items go up by 37 per cent during April – July 2011
Army Commander's Conference
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
India and Russia to Step up Defence ties
Former Judge of Supreme Court Justice Markandey Katju appointed Chairman, Press Council of India
India launches world’s cheapest ‘Tablet PC’

Naval Dockyard technical exhibition attracts 60 firms

Tuesday October-4,2011

Chidambaram reviews security situation in Mumbai

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
India and Russia to review defence cooperation in Moscow
PM condoles the passing away of Parliamentarian Bhagwat Jha Azad
Monday October-3,2011

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

More Sustainable, faster and more inclusive growth expectation from 12th Five year plan - Jayanti Natrajan
India has become an attractive destination for global investment- President
President of India’s Durga Puja Greetings
Draft National Policy on Electronics, 2011 Released by Shri Sibal
Light and Sound Programme at Udaigiri Caves
Kumari Selja Calls for Increased Use of Public Transport and Energy Efficient Appliances in Homes to Make Cities Sustainable
India and Thailand to Collaborate in Whether Forecasting and Tsunami Warning System
Saturday October-1,2011

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

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
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)
First ICIMOD-India Day Celebration tomorrow
National Commission for Safai Karamcharis Presents Tenth Annual Report to Government
Finance Minister’s Remarks at ADB and OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia-Pacific Region
Wednesday September-28,2011
Railway Revenue earnings up by 8.52 per cent during the period 11th – 20th September 2011
Steel Minister reviews the performance of NMDC
India and Bhutan Renew Memorandum of Understanding on Electoral Cooperation
Tuesday September-27,2011

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

Mallikarjun Kharge Exhorts G 20 Labour Ministers to Pursue A Job Rich Growth Policy
Anand Sharma sets the target of doubling trade with Myanmar by 2015
Index of Eight Core Industries (Base: 2004-05=100) , August 2011
Network of Radars Soon to Monitor India's Coastline : Antony
BHEL Pays all-time high equity dividend of 311.5 percent for fiscal 2010-11
Steel Minister reviews performance of SAIL
Awareness and research are key to deal with autism: Shri Mukul Wasnik
Monday September-26,2011

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

INDIA STATS : Airports handling 1 million plus passengers in India

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

Bilateral meeting between the Justice Ministers of India and United Kingdom
National manufacturing competitiveness council reconstituted
Subodh Kant visits CIS countries
Ways to strengthen collaboration between UN-HABITAT and Government of India discussed
Contingency plan to produce 2.78 million tonne additional pulses in Rabi 2011-12
Urban conclave on Urban Poverty Alleviation and Rajiv Awas Yojana (Ray) to be held in Mumbai on 27th September 2011
Friday September-23,2011

Sharad Pawar condoles passing away of Vasant Sathe

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

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

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh condoles Tiger Pataudi’s demise
Neyveli Lignite presents dividend of Rs.360 crore
Anand Sharma pushes for Free Movement of Professionals between India-US
Central Coordination -cum- Empowered Committee Reviewed Position of Mineral Concession Regime in the country
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
Smt. Ambika Soni Condoles the Death of Veteran Cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Thursday September-22,2011

Food inflation falls to 8.84 per cent

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

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

India South Africa agrees to strengthen bilateral cooperation in the MSME
Sachin Pilot releases Text-to- Speech System in six Indian languages
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
R. Gopalakrishnan appointed Member Secretary, National Innovation Commission
Wednesday September-21,2011
Statement by the Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh prior to his Departure for New York
India-US bilateral investment treaty discussions nearly complete – Anand Sharma
Jyotiraditya Scindia pushes for investment agreement with Zimbabwe
BRICS Health Ministers’ round table on non-communicable diseases
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

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

PM sanctions Ex-Gratia to earthquake victims
FM to ask for more investment in India from foreign investors during his 5 days US visit.
Ajay Maken Leads 500 Member Youth Delegation to China
Fifth India-EU Seminar on Employment and Social Policy begins today
Indian Railways introduced GPS based passenger information System
Foodgrain demand to touch 280 million tonnes by 2020-21
Consumer Price Index Numbers on Base 2010=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined for the Month of August, 2011
Saturday September-17,2011

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

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

Be Alert and Determined to Protect Planet Earth: Jayanthi Natarajan
Prime Minister's address at the Annual Conference of DGPs
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 Constitutes High Level Safety Review Committee
Railway Revenue Earnings up by 9.25 Per cent During the Period 1st – 10th September 2011
Major Collaborative Projects in Scientific Research for Advanced Research between India and UK
Thursday September-15,2011

34th Dak Adalat on 27th September

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
P. Chidambaram Inaugurates DGPs/IGPs Conference
Survey Regarding Minorities living Below the Poverty Line
20- Point Programme
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
Prof. K.V. Thomas calls for more capital investment to increase foodgrain production
Government seeks comments on draft National Food Security Bill
Places of cultural importance
Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India (Base: 2004-05=100)Review for the month of August, 2011
Tuesday September-13,2011

Harshad Mehta scam : Another Rs 650 crores to be released

India and Turkey to Cooperate in Coal Sector
Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Abhinav Bindra granted honorary Rank of Lt.Col in Territorial Army
Schemes included in the Prime Minister’s New 15 Point
Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange earnings in August 2011
Monday September-12,2011

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

Industrial production records 3.3 per cent growth during July

PM calls for transparency in award of road projects
PM's inaugural address at the Conference on Public-Private Partnership in National Highways
Three new judges appointed to the Supreme Court of India
Friday September-9,2011
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
Export grows 44.2% in August at US $ 24.3 Billion: Commerce Secretary
Rice Sown in 369 lakh hectare so far; 32.55 lakh hectare more than last year
PM for urgent steps to reinforce security at Supreme Court

NFAI workshop on Pannalal Ghosh draws enthusiastic response

Thursday September-8,2011
Transcript of PM's onboard Media Interaction EN route from Dhaka to New Delhi
State Agriculture Marketing Ministers’ Committee calls for amending APMC Act and Notifying Rules
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)
Herbal care product for Leucoderma Launched by DRDO
National Film Awards Function to be held tomorrow President of India to give away the Awards
President of India’s greetings on the occasion of Onam
PM and Mrs. Kaur pledge to donate their eyes
President: Increasing Female Literacy Can Become Force Multiplier for Pushing Socio-Economic Development
Vice President greets people on Onam
PM assures funds and expert medical treatment for blast victims

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

Wednesday September-7,2011
Speedy environment clearance sought for coal projects
Text of PM’s Address at the Dhaka University
Text of Home Minister Mr. P Chidambaram’s statement on bomb blast near Delhi High Court
Assistance to states for infrastructure for exports
FM Stresses on Financial Inclusion; Says Banks need to feep a strong vigil on their Asset Quality
President to inaugurate International Conference on Education
Tuesday September-6,2011
Prof. Thomas asks Government Agencies for Market Intervention to keep Onion Prices under Check
Pending Irrigation Projects in Maharashtra
Shri Azad inaugurates the 29TH Health Ministers’ and 64TH Regional Committee Session of WHO South-East Asia Region
Praful Patel Inaugurates ACMA Annual Session
Centre calls for a report from Government of Maharashtra about low germination of Soyabean seeds
Monday September-5,2011
High Performance Computing System at IITM, Pune
Declaration of Sensitive Area from The Environmental Point of View
Foreign Investment in Steel Sector
Registration of Handloom Mark
Setting up of a National Textiles Research Council
Checking Emissions of Sports Utility Vehicles (SUV)
Permission for Mining Activities
Friday September-2,2011
National Manufacturing Policy within September: Anand Sharma
Perspective Planning for Rs 18500 crore DMIC Completed
Rehabilitation of Sex Workers
DG NCC Flags off NCC Girls Expedition to Mt. Thelu
Rs. 6615 Crore Released under RSVY as on 31 July, 2011
97.62 Percent Inhabited Villages Gets Telephone Connectivity
Consultative Committee of Home Ministry Meets
Post Offices to Provide Visa Related Services In Remote Areas
Tuesday August-30,2011

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

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)

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

19.31 Lakh Tonne Sugar Released for the Month of September, 2011
Alok Perti Appointed Secretary, M/O Coal
Estimates of Gross Domestic Product for the First Quarter (April-June) of 2011-12
No Room for Slackness on Coastal Security : Antony to Stakeholders
Monday August-29,2011
India-South Africa trade to reach US$15 billion before 2014: Anand Sharma
Ban on use of plastic sachets for tobacco, gutkha and pan masala
Friday August-26,2011

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

10th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas to be Held in Jaipur
Rice Sown in 348 Lakh Hectare
Press Communique
376.35 lakh metric tonnes of Fertilizers produced in the country in 2010-11
Railways take Steps to Prevent Misuse of Tatkal Scheme
Thursday August-25,2011

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

Fertilizer Policy
Consultation Process for Electoral Reforms
ICSI Declares Ressults for the Company Secretaries Examinations Held in June, 2011
Production of Ethanol
Revival of Sick Units
Installed Capacity Grows by 37% in Last four Years
Wednesday August-24,2011

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

State Level Conference on Education of Children with Hearing Impairment

Steps to Bring Down Cost of Houses in Urban Centres
Permission for Joining Private Sector
Objectionable Content on Websites
Staff Strength of CVC
Shri P.K. Misra, Secretary, Ministry of Steel Bags IOD Honour
Supply of Coal to Domestic Industries
Foreign National Casualty Evacuation:114 HU,AF
PM’s opening remarks at the All Party Meeting on Lokpal Bill
Tuesday August-23,2011
Prime Minister writes to Shri Anna Hazare
Mahalnobis International Award in Statistics conferred on Argentine Professor Victor Yohoi
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
PM's address at 57th Annual Convocation of IIT Kharagpur
Saturday August-20,2011

Navy's second stealth frigate INS Satpura commissioned in Mumbai

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

Friday August-19,2011
Regulations for Unwarranted Bulk SMSes
Availability of Subsidised Fertilizers to the Farmers
Projects Running Behind Schedule
National Manufacturing Policy in Few Weeks, Cabinet Paper Moved Anand Sharma Addresses Export Summit-2011
Central Government Asks States to Complete by 15th September, 2011 Distribution of Unspent Balance of Mplads upto 14th Lok Sabha
Date for Receipt of Applications for Pre-Matric and Post-Matric Scholarship Schemes Extended by the Ministry of Minority Affairs
Thursday August-18,2011

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

Centre to appoint joint panel to expedite railway projects in Maharashtra

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

Food inflation slips to 9.03% for week ended August 6

79th Dak Adalat on September 28

President greets people on Parsi New Year
Wednesday August-17,2011
Statement by Prime Minister in the Lok Sabha
Amendments in Consumer Protection Act Under Consideration
Commodity-wise freight revenue of Railways goes up by 4.01 per cent during Q1.
Freight revenue during July
Clearance to Coal Blocks
Modernisation of Department of Posts
Investment by NRIs
Tuesday August-16,2011
Today in Parliament - Agriculture, Food and PDS
Monday August-15,2011

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

Indian Navy apprehends hijacked vessel off Mumbai coast 

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

Sunday August-14,2011

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

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

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
Independence Day Police Medals announced
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
PM & Smt. Ambika Soni condole demise of Thespian Shammi Kapoor
Friday August-12,2011

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.

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
Rs.595 crore Allocated for Different schemes in Food Processing Sector in 2011-12
Infrastructure of Trial Courts
Gram Nyayalayas
Progress of Tourist Visa on Arrival scheme: July 2011
Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award Announced
Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and Use-Based Index for the Month of June, 2011
Market Share of LIC Rises to 76. 92 Percent During 2010-11
Rs. 300 Crore for Vegetable Clusters Near Cities
RBI Advises Banks to Achieve Target of 60 Percent of MSE Advances for Micro Enterprises by 2012-13
Thursday August-11,2011

DG Shipping's August 11 update on Mumbai Oil Spill

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

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
Pirates in the Indian Ocean
Setting up of Steel Plant in Mayurbhanj
Establishment of Steel Processing Units
Conviction Rate in Chargesheet Filed by CBI
Recovery Against Excess Prices on Medicines
Upgradation of Railway Protection Force
Allocation to KVIC
Income Inequality
Delay in Projects
Wednesday August-10,2011

Mumbai Oil Spill : August 10 Update from DG Shipping

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

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

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
Strategic Schemes Needed For Accelerated Development of Inland Fisheries: Shri Pawar
Selection Process of Pravasi Bhartiya Samman Award

Konkan Railway special train to Madgaon to clear extra rush

PM condoles the passing away of Dr. P.C. Alexander
Low Cost Affordable Houses Under PPP
Prof. K.V. Thomas Urges HRD Minister to Include Awareness on Food Wastage in School Curriculum
Coal Regulatory Authority Proposed
Measures to Check Illegal Coal Mining
Tuesday August-9,2011

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

RBI Governor D Subbarao gets 2 years extension

Railways carry 313 Million tons of freight traffic during Q1
MGNREGS leads to increased crop yields - study
NHFDC to provide 1000 scholarships for physically challenged students
Government wants AIIMS like medical colleges in six states to be functional
India is committed to be Africa's partner in progress, says Anand Sharma
Monday August-8,2011

DG Shipping reviews measures to control oil slick off Mumbai coast

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

FDI inflow during June 2011 shoots up by 310 %
Railway Revenue Earnings up by 11.87 Per Cent during April- July 2011

Ministry of Environment monitoring oil slick off Mumbai coast

Sunday August-7,2011

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

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

Friday August-5,2011
The President of India Releases Commemorative Postage Stamp on Rashtrapati Bhavan
Railways take Safety Measures to Prevent Accidents
Electronic Devices for Ticket Checking Staff in Trains
Privatization of Parcel Services of Railways
New Guidelines for MGNREGA soon for land Improvement and Skill Development: A move to usher in Second Green Revolution
Education among Minority Communities

Milind Deora inaugurates Aadhar Enrolment Centre at Nariman Point Post office 

Thursday August-4,2011

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

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

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

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 "
Promotion of Tourism in Rural areas of Maharashtra
Wednesday August-3,2011
Environment Clearance to Projects
New Schemes for Minorities
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
Per Capita Spending on Urban Infrastructure
Criminal Charges against IAS/IPS Officers
24x7 School Education Channel
Tuesday August-2,2011
Cases Pending in High Courts and Supreme Court
Prices of Sugar
Shelters for Homeless
New Initiatives Help India Achieve Improved Coverage and Quality of Immunization: Azad
National Urban Housing and Habitat Policy
Sports Minister’s suo moto Statement on Commonwealth Games, 2010

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
Smt.Soni Condoles the Death of Veteran Journalist and Former MP Shri Inder Jit
Highlights of Economic Outlook 2011-12
India japan CEPA comes into force Commerce Secretary calls it a Major Step for a larger East Asian Partnership
Naved Masood takes over as new Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs
India’s Foreign Trade: June, 2011
Mining Proposals
Storage of Food grains
Food Security Bill
Auction for Sale (Re-issue) of Government Stocks

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

Grounding of Ship MT Pavit

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

Central Bank of India Q1 net down by16.62%

Rice Acreage up by 10.11, Oilseeds by 7.6 and Cotton by 4.13 lakh hectare
Draft Land Acquisition and Resettlement and Rehabilitation (LARR) Bill, 2011 in public domain for pre-legislative consultative process
All-India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers on Base 2001=100 for the Month of June 2011
Vice President Confers National Communal Harmony Awards
Lokpal Bill government’s top priority,will be introduced in Lok Sabha in first three days: Session begins on Aug.1
Village Health & Sanitation Committees have powers to handle nutrition issues
National Communal Harmony Awards Presented
Thursday July-28,2011

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

Food inflation hits 20 months low at 7.33 %

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

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 approves the Lokpal Bill, 2011
Rs 1000 crore National Social Security Fund for unorganized workers approved
Pulok Chatterjee to be the Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister. T K A Nair will be the Adviser
Wednesday July-27,2011

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

Production & Availability of Fertilizers in the country during June 2011
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
Rs. 117.64 crore released to States to promote production of Nutri-Cereals
Tuesday July-26,2011

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

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

RBI hikes key lending rates by 50 basis points

Finance Minister welcomes RBI rate hike, says it will soften inflation
States asked to speed up lifting of PDS foodgrains
Bal Shree awards conferred on 147 children
Cabinet approves appointment of M N Prasad as Executive Director, World Bank
Monday July-25,2011

India and South Korea sign civil nuclear cooperation agreement

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

Mumbai Passport Adalat on 29.07.2011

State-Wise Estimates of area and production of cotton released
Competitive Bidding of Coal Blocks to be Introduced by the year end
Release of Simulator Software for Designing of Solar Thermal Power Plants
Indian Sign Language Research & Training Centre to Set up ((ISLRTC))
TRAI extends last date seeking comments on Draft Regulations Stakeholders may send comments till 4th August 2011
Review of Indira Awas Yojana for 2011-12

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

Online Incorporation of Companies Within 24 Hours
Production of Crude Oil & Natural Gas for the Month of June, 2011
Friday July-22,2011
Rice Sown in 154.70 and Sugarcane in 51.61 Lakh Hectares
Khel ratna Award announced
CAG's audit advisory board constituted
APG meet reiterates commitment to Deter Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing in the Asia-Pacific Region
Rs. 2,176 cr. released by the Ministry of Minority affairs Under multi sectoral Development programme
Press Statement of Shri Kapil Sibal on National Optical Fibre Network
New economic benefits will occurred  from the scheme
FCI Asked to strengthen Quality Control Mechanism
Thursday July-21,2011
Amendment to Article 243 D of the Constitution of India for enhancing reservation for women in Panchayats
17.14 Crore Farmers Covered under National Agriculture Insurance Scheme
Acquisition of SBI Commercial & International Bank Ltd. (SBICI Bank) by State Bank of India
Introduction of the Benami Transactions ( Prohibition) Bill
President Releases Postage Stamp on Vitthal Sakharam Page

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

Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships 1973/78 has been sanction
DRDO launches `PRAHAAR’ - Surface to Surface Tactical Missile
International Seminar on Environmenta and Disaster Management begins Tomorrow
Wednesday July-20,2011

Maharashtra Census 2011 power point presentation

Konkan Railway to run special trains to clear Ganapati rush

Anand Sharma discusses Manufacturing Policy with Jayanti Natrajan
Project ‘SANGAM’ for Defence Pensioners launched
Release of ‘Air House’ Coffee-Table Book
Ghatowar takes additional charge of Parliamentary Affairs Ministry
Three-Day 28th All India Police Radio Officers Conference gets underway
Sports Minister announces Demerger of National Institute of Sports, Patiala from Sports Authority of India
Tuesday July-19,2011

D J Narain takes over as Director, FTII, Pune

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

INS Godavari foils a piracy attempt on a Greek ship

Special drive to fill up vacant posts of SCS/STS/OBCS/PWDS
India’s foodgrain production hits another high. Record production of wheat, maize and pulses during 2010-11
Monday July-18,2011

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
Prime Minister calls for raising farm productivity to meet growing demand of foodgrains
PM’s address at the 83rd Foundation Day of ICAR
Friday July-15,2011
National workshop on Social Audit of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGs)
India to Host 14th Annual Meeting of Asia/Pacific Group on Money Laundering at Kochi From 18th to 22nd July, 2011
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

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

PM's statement on arrival in Mumbai

Wednesday July-13,2011
Shri Milind Deora takes over as Minister of State for Communications and Information Technology
Advisory to Passengers Travelling to and via Telangana Area of Andhra Pradesh on July 14, 2011
Sushil Kumar Shinde calls for urgent reforms in power distribution sector
Terms of Reference of the Task Force on Direct Transfer of subsidies extended
Special Class Railway Apprentices Examination, 2011 on July 31st
Anand Sharma to Chair Joint Task Force to have a Structured Dialogue with the Industry
Tuesday July-12,2011
Press Communique I – Cabinet Expansion
Rashtrapati Bhawan Press Communique
NABARD should take the lead in ensuring financial inclusion – Pranab Mukherjee
Satyendra Narayan Sinha Memorial Lecture – delivered by Vice President  Shri M Hamid Ansari
Prime Minister reshuffles his cabinet. 8 new faces inducted
Monday July-11,2011

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

Guidelines for Declaring Financial Institution as Public Financial Institutions Under Section4a of The Companies Act,1956
India-EU BTIA Negotiations are in their Final leg: Anand Sharma
Government Invites Poland Companies to Invest in the Infrastructure Sector
Rs. 3119 Crore Released under RKVY; 40% of Total Allocation for 2011-12 Released so far
JSK’s Workshop Marks World Population Day Commemoration
Revised Guidelines for Inclusion of Forest Areas under Integrated Wasteland Management Program (IWMP)
Government sets up task force to review processes, procedures and practices in the national security system
BRICs meet hails India’s Contribution to Affordable Drugs Availability
Government Launches Drive to fill up Vacant Posts of SCs/STs/OBCs/PWDs
Friday July-8,2011

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

Export target achievable by 2014: Anand Sharma
Single Window web interface – “The Indian Railway web Portal” - Launched for the benefit of multiple rail users
Key indicators of household consumer expenditure in India, 2009-10
Foreign Tourist arrivals and Foreign Exchange Earnings during June 2011
Thursday July-7,2011

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

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

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

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
Focus on fodder production; Rs. 119.5 crore released
Smt. Ambika Soni condoles the death of Eminent Film Director Shri Mani Kaul
Three days seminar on the "Prospects of India's Agriculture Exports 2025 opportunities, challenges and roadmap" inaugurated
Prof. K.V. Thomas Directs Senior Officials of Food Ministry to visit States to review offtake and storage of foodgrains
Mineral Production Increases by 11.83 Per Cent During 2010-2011
Tuesday July-5,2011
India Committed to Robust and Transparent Quality System for Human Health and Environment: Pawan Kumar
Report card of Ministry of Home Affairs for June 2011
Interim Report of the task Force on Direct Transfer of Subsidies on LPG, Petroleum and Kerosene Submitted to Finance Minister
First Step Towards Coastal Hazard Line Mapping
Sports Minister Outlines steps to Inquire into Whole Doping Episode & Curb Menace
India to Train Kyrghyz Armed Forces in UN Peace Keeping Operations
Prime Minister Shram awards for 2010 Announced to 76 Workers
Measures to Promote Welfare of CIL Workers

NFAI's exhibition of rare posters of Indian Cinema     

Monday July-4,2011
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
Statement by Shri P. Chidambaram at GoM Briefing on Lokpal Bill
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
Aamir Khan appointed Brand Ambassador for Ministry of Women and Child Development campaign

How Maharashtra bagged the Krishi Karman Award for Pulses Production!

Sunday July-3,2011
Prime Minister's opening remarks at the all party meet on the Lokpal bill
Saturday July-2,2011

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
Prime Minister calls on President
Rice sown in 41.37, oilseeds in 31.47 and sugarcane in 51.38 lakh hectare
New Law for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
India’s Foreign Trade: May, 2011
PMO Reviews Development schemes of Darjeeling
Thursday June-30,2011
India and Malaysia Implement Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (IMCECA)
Text of Press Statement of Shri Kapil Sibal on Telecom Testing and Security Certification
Fostering Business – NGO Partnership for Disaster Management
Raj Kumar Singh takes over as Home Secretary
Central Wakf Council extends loan to 137 projects
Wednesday June-29,2011
Consultative Committee Meets to Discuss NRHM
National Translation Mission Reviewed
Tenth Quarterly Survey Report on “Effect of Economic Slowdown on Employment in India” highlighted by Labour Bureau
Production of Crude Oil and Natural Gas Month of May 2011
Socio-Economic and Caste Census 2011 Begins
Statistics Day 2011 Celebrated

New Zealand Prime Minister visits Western Naval Command

Antony Inaugurates DRDO’s Composite Propellant Processing Facility

India and New Zealand to Set up a Joint Education Council
Tuesday June-28,2011
Railway revenue earnings up by 11.38 per cent during the period 11th – 20th June 2011
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’.
Wildlife Crime Control Bureau launches its First “Friends of the wild” Initiative
Anand Sharma Invites New Zealand Partnership in Agro Processing, Infrastructure and Renewable Energy
Appointments by ACC
RSC-6 Meeting Begins today on Male Declaration on Control and Prevention of air Pollution
Monday June-27,2011
Shri Ranjan Mathai appointed as Foreign Secretary
Antony asks States to open up more avenues for Ex-Servicemen
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

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

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

Shri Rajkumar Singh is the new Union Home Secretary
Haleem Khan appointed Secretary, Disinvestment, Ministry of Finance
Railway concession for blind and mentally challenged persons extended to Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express too
India’s infrastructure sector beckons US investments, says Anand Sharma
Thursday June-23,2011

Launch of UIDAI ADHAR enrolment facility at Post Offices in Mumbai

Konkan Railway Press Release on agitation and rail roko in Chiplun

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

India – US agree to fast track bilateral investment treaty dialogue
India US Bilateral Trade - Data
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
Central Sector Scheme of Interest Subsidy on Educational Loans
Rs. 110 crore released for development of pulses villages in rainfed areas
Tuesday June-21,2011
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”.

33rd Dak Adalat on 9th July

S. Chandrasekharan assumes charge as Secretary Parliamentary Affairs
Dr Manmohan Singh condoles the passing away of noted economist Suresh Tendulkar
Monday June-20,2011

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

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

Friday June-17,2011

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

CBI arrests Bhusaval Division Railway Engineer for bribe taking

Refloating of MV Wisdom

Konkan Railway Press Release on rail traffic disruption

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
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

Essay competition to mark Golden Jubilee of the Indian Economic Service

Food inflation dips marginally to 8.96 per cent

Wednesday June-15,2011
ECI to Chair Commonwealth Working Group on Voters Education & Electoral Participation
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
Centre proposes to set up two major ports: Minister
Govt stepping up efforts for release of captive sailors
Tuesday June-14,2011

Inflation rises to 9.6 per cent during May 2011

India Post partner with Fabindia to benefit customers
NAM countries should play a pro-active role in ILO functioning – Mallikarjun Kharge
Pool resources to build a fool-proof security for air transport – Vyalar Ravi
PMO reviews affirmative action for SCs and STs by corporate India
Free Monthly Season Tickets for railway travel extended to girls pursuing Professional/Vocational Courses up to Graduation
Monday June-13,2011

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

New measures announced for benefit of Haj pilgrims

Pranab Mukherjee calls for global action to end the era of banking secrecy
Finance Minister’s speech at the International Taxation Seminar.
Quantum jump in credit flow during 2010-11
Rs. 4.26 lakh crore disbursed against target of Rs. 3.75 lakh crore
Braille edition of Jawaharlal Nehru's 'Letters from a Father to his Daugher' released
Speech of Union Labour Minister Mallikarjun Kharge at ILOs 100th session in Geneva
Saturday June-11,2011
Smt. Ambika Soni condemns the Assassination of Mid Day, Mumbai Reporter Shri Jyotirmoy Dey
Friday June-10,2011
Export grows 56.9% at US $ 25.9 billion in May 2011: Commerce Secretary
More streams in Armed Forces will be opened to Women : Antony
Government disappointed over Rana’s acquittal

Industrial production records a slower growth of 6.3%

Thursday June-9,2011

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

Short term film appreciation course in Panaji

India’s first luxury cruise liner flagged off  

7th Mumbai Dak Adalat to be held on June 24

India Post Press Release- arrangement for dispatch of Annual Reports

Prithvi II missile successfully test fired

Food inflation goes up to 9.01 per cent for the week ending May 28.
Mega industrial zones to be set up to boost manufacturing
PM takes stock of the draft National Manufacturing Policy
Minimum Support Prices for Kharif crops hiked
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.
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

Executive Summary of the Recommendations of the Committee for Comprehensive Reforms in Administration of National Small Savings Fund (Shyamala Gopinath Committee Report)
Summary Record of Discussions of the 58th Central Advisory Board of Education
Government sets up another Committee to trace and unearth black-money
Extra efforts needed to achieve indirect tax collection targets – Pranab Mukherjee
PM wants road projects put on fast track
Home Minister's Statement on Events Concerning Ramdev’s Protest
Tuesday June-7,2011
Extension of RTE up to secondary level moots bill to control malpractices in school education- Shri Sibbal
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

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

India’s Election Commission to share poll management expertise with Nepal
Keep faith in India’s growth story : Pranab Mukherjee assures Foreign Institutional Investors
Monday June-6,2011
Government gives go-ahead for the National Intelligence Grid
CDS Exam (II) 2010 Final results announced
India to get Rs 8,632 crore assistance from Japan

Net Direct Tax Collections decline on record refunds

Friday June-3,2011

31st Postal Pension Adalat to be held on July 4

National Rural Livelihood Mission launched
Thursday June-2,2011

BNHS exhibitions at CST and Churchgate to celebrate World Environment Day

Food inflation falls to 8.06 %

Sonia Gandhi to launch the National Rural Livelihoods Mission tomorrow

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

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

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
Index of six core industries
India's foreign trade raise by 34.42% in April 2011
Dr. Farooq Abdullah ready for bilateral cooperation between India and Germany in the field of Renewable Energy
Production of Oil and Natural Gas Sector for the month of April 2011
NIC and CSIR jointly announce partnership to set up cluster innovation centres
India and Germany sign MoU on biomedical research
New Janani-Shishu-Suraksha Karyakram (JSSL) launched by Health Ministry
Sunil Mitra appointed as Finance Secretary
New museum gallery on North East Biodiversity opens in Bhubaneshwar
Tuesday May-31,2011
Coal Ministry proposes to finance railway racks to speed up dispatch of coal
Use of priasoft and planplus under e-Panchayat
Revised Estimates of Annual National Income, 2010-11 and Quarterly Estimates of Gross Domestic Product, 2010-11
Immunization - a growing awareness path to restrict child mortality, morbidity and disability
All India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers on base 2001=100 for the Month of April, 2011
Joint statement Defence Secretary level talks between India and Pakistan on Siachen
Shri Jairam Ramesh to release UNEP report on "Green Economy and the forest" on World Environment Day
Tariff value of edible oils, brass scrap and poppy seeds notified
Monday May-30,2011
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
Capacity Building in Panchayats
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
India and Afghanistan sign MOU on Culture
India and Ethiopia sign double taxation avoidance agreement
Opening remarks of Home Minister at India-US Homeland Security Dialogue
Ministry of Panchayati Raj suggestion on e-Panchayat initiatives
Ministry of Railways issues notification to extend the rail fare concession to family of accredited Press Correspondents twice during the Financial Year
Initiatives to promote adventure Tourism
Thursday May-26,2011

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

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

National Consultation on Electoral Reforms on 2&3 July 2011
Address by PM at the Joint Session of the two Houses of the Parliament of Ethiopia
Wednesday May-25,2011

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

78th Dak Adalat on 23rd June

Doha Negotiations should build on progress so far: Anand Sharma
PM’s opening remarks at the Joint Press Conference following the conclusion of the Second Africa India Forum Summit
Antony asks Navy to take stock of its Operational Preparedness
IAF Women Expedition Team Scales Everest
Second Africa-India Forum Summit 2011: Addis Ababa declaration
Tuesday May-24,2011

Haathi Mere Saathi campaign launched to push friendship with the elephant

Passport Adalat in Mumbai on 27th May

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
Housing to migratory labourers
Government of the United Progressive Alliance, report to the people 2010-11
Government of the United Progressive Alliance, report to the people 2010-11
Government of the United Progressive Alliance, report to the people 2010-11
Shri Pawar calls for closer partnership between Industry and Agricultural Research
Automated Inspection and Certification Centres for "In Use" vehicles to be set up in all States /UTs in 12th Plan
New initiatives of Ministry of Corporate Affairs for Corporate Governance
India to host 11th Conference of the parties to the convention on biological diversity
Saturday May-21,2011
Sugarcane sown in about 49 lakh hectare
G.K. Vasan to attend Maritime Summit at Oslo
India's advanced communication satellite GSAT-8 launched successfully

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

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

Indian electrical equipment industry posts 14% growth.

Rs. 300 crore to be released to 8 States for Oil Palm Cultivation
Indian Investments in Africa Touches US $ 33 Billion
Wheat procurement touches 244 lakh tonne
Air Marshal Nak Browne will be the Next Chief of Air Staff
Environment & Forests Ministry to Organize Stakeholders’ Consultations and to launch UN decade on Biodiversity for Asia and Pacific
UPSC declares result of Indian Economic Service/Indian Statistical Service Examination, 2010
Prime Minister dedicates World Class Bharat-Oman Bina Refinery to Nation
Thursday May-19,2011
Food inflation slips further to 7.47 per cent for the week ending May 7
Union Cabinet gives the go ahead for the BPL and Caste census
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.

Vilasrao Deshmukh inaugurates the launch workshop of World Bank Assisted Rural Roads Program Phase-II under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana(PMGSY)
Maharashtra Annual Plan 2011-12 Finalized
Wednesday May-18,2011
SEZ exports register 43% growth in 2010-11
Nominations invited for PM’s awards for Excellence in Public Administration
Konkan Railway clarification on its recruitment policy in view of agitation by land losers.
Anand Sharma to lead Indian side for India-Africa Trade Ministers’ meet
Monday May-16,2011

First show of ‘Jamunia- Badalte Bharat Ki Tasveer’ in Amravati draws record crowd. Women outnumber men two is to one.

Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India (Base: 2004-05=100)Review for the month of April 2011
Text of the speech of Shri Kapil Sibal on Working together towards 2015 at Opening Session of World Summit on the Information Society
India and Uzbekistan Sign Action plan on Tourism Cooperation
Friday May-13,2011
Address by Prime Minister to the joint session of Parliament of Afghanistan
India ratifies UN Conventions against Transnational Organized Crime and Corruption

36th Edition of Annual Film Appreciation Course gets underway on Monday at FTII

Committee to review Deemed Exports invites suggestions from stakeholders
More than 231 lakh tonne wheat procured
CBEC notifies tariff value of edible oils, brass scrap and poppy seeds
India signs Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement with Colombia
Government to conduct the Sixth Economic Census as a Central Sector Plan Scheme during 2012
Thursday May-12,2011

Song & Drama Division Director's note on Jamuniya

'JAMUNIYA'.....Tasveer Badalte Bharat Ki
Story line of Production

Remarks by Prime Minister at the banquet lunch hosted by the President of Afghanistan
Exports grows 34.4% in April 2011: Commerce Secretary
Finance Minister hopes for further moderation in food inflation in coming weeks
Sam Pitroda gets ITU World Telecommunication and Information Society Award 2011
Industrial production grows at 7.3% during March’11
Food inflation drops to 7.7 percent

Banks and financial institutions to get Rs. 800 crore in Harshad Mehta stock scam case

Wednesday May-11,2011

Ministry of Information & Broadcasting to organize special Public Information Campaign and Sound and Light stage show - Jamunia in Amravati from May 15-18

Amendment to the Administrators-General Act, 1963
M/s GMR Airports holding limited to receive further Foreign Direct Investment
Australia and India to deepen economic partnership
To achieve sustained GDP growth rate of 9 to 10 percent with fiscal prudence and moderate inflation is a major challenge : Pranab Mukherjee
DR. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam presents National Awards on Technology Day

Union Environment and Forests Minister Shri Jairam Ramesh's convocation address at Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

Avoid both growth and environmental fundamentalism: Jairam tells TISS students

Tuesday May-10,2011
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam to present National awards on Technology Day
Government releases funds for power development and reforms projects
Coal Ministry to review Rehabilitation and Resettlement Policy for acquisition of mining land
India- New Zealand FTA to be concluded this financial year: Anand Sharma - New Zealand, a growing market for India’s service sector
Find out solution as to how surface water could be utilized in a more systematic manner -Vilasrao Deshmukh
Combined Defence Services Examination (II), 2011 on 18th September

Shaan is the new anti-tobacco brand ambassador
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare launches music single ‘ Life Se Panga Mat Lo Yaar’

Monday May-9,2011
Information on accused named in second charge-sheet filed by US Government in 2008 Mumbai blasts case
Friday May-6,2011
Need to build South-South Cooperation- Participates in Wef Meet: Anand Sharma
Import of sensitive items during April-January 2011.
Roundtable Conference on Manufacturing and R&D held by DoT
President gives away certificate of honour
INSARG & NDMA successfully conduct Regional Group Earthquake Response Exercise
Dr Ashwani Kumar underscores India-Russia strategic partnership
Thursday May-5,2011
President of India condolence death of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister in Air Crash
Vice President condoles the death of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Shri Dorjee Khandu
PM condoles the demise of Arunachal Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu
Union Cabinet condoles the untimely death of Arunachal Chief Minister Sh. Dorjee Khandu
Coal Ministry to deallocate 14 Coal Blocks
Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) Review for the week ended 23rd April, 2011 (03 Vaisakha, 1933 Saka)
Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to preside over the inaugural function of the Commemorations of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore
Vilasrao Deshmukh condoles passing away of Dorjee Khandu
Wednesday May-4,2011
Production & availability of fertilizers in the country during March 2011
Scindia raises issue of restriction on import of Indian drugs with Argentina; Argentina to buy drugs worth US $ 200 million from India
MoD initiates a number of steps to audit Defence land
Clarification regarding effective date of Companies (Particulars of Employees) Amendment Rules, 2011
G.C. Chaturvedi takes over as new Petroleum Secretary
ASEAN-India FTA-in-Services and Investment to be concluded at an early date, says Finance Minister during his Vietnam visit
Higher investment in education and health needed to be at the front of knowledge curve: Pranab Mukherjee at Asian Development Bank
Government seized of piracy at high seas issue at the highest level: G. K. Vasan
Tuesday May-3,2011
Anand Sharma sends off Mission to Greenland
Over 2.70 lakhs Gramin Dak Sevaks to get Post Retirement Financial Security
Monday May-2,2011
Index of Six Core Industries (Base: 1993-94=100) March 2011
Osama Killing Underlines that Terrorists of Different Organisations Find Sanctuary in Pakistan: P. Chidambaram
India’s Foreign Trade: March, 2011
Latest Storage Position of important reservoirs in the country
Wheat procurement touches 185 lakh tonne
Friday April-29,2011

Press Note: Government restructures Technology Upgradation Fund Schemes (TUFS) for Textile Industry to boost investment in Technology

Press Note: CBI Mumbai register case against Gujarat and Rajastan police officials in the Tulsi Prajapati murder case

Traffic at Major Ports to grow to 1214.82 million tonnes by 2020
Railways run Special Trains to clear extra rush arising due to Air India strike
Production of Crude Oil & Natural Gas Sector for the Month of March, 2011
Mallikarjun Kharge Minister of Labour & Employment extends greetings and best wishes on International Labour Day on 1st May
All India Consumer Price index Numbers for Industrial Workers on base 2001=100 for the Month of March, 2011
Shri K. Balachander, Veteran Filmmaker conferred Dada Saheb Phalke Award for the Year 2010
19.63 lakh tonne Sugar released for the Month of May 2011
Inclusion of New Markets from LAC Integral to India’s Growth Strategy: Scindia
Thursday April-28,2011
Government committed to ensuring level-playing field for different segments of media: Smt Ambika Soni
Food inflation rises marginally to 8.76% for week ended 16th April
CCEA approves Ganga river cleaning project of Rs. 7,000 crore
Railways to run Special Trains in view of Air India strike
Central government to evolve a consensus on commercial mining of Coal- Shriprakash Jaiswal
Construction work of Pravasi Bharatiya Centre begins in Delhi
CCEA gives nod to revised cost estimate of Rs. 2288crore for NATRIP
CCEA approves revised cost estimate of Rs. 480 crore for Food Technology Institute in Haryana
Union Cabinet approves revision of benchmark prices for Nutrient Based Subsidy during 2011-12
Press Note: Daily crude oil prices and under-recoveries
Wednesday April-27,2011

Indian government to raise the issue of piracy at IMO meeting in London even as efforts continue to get the remaining crew released

Tuesday April-26,2011
Food Minister launches Negotiable Warehouse Receipt System allowing farmers loans against warehouse storage receipts
Facts about Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant project
Rural Managers must be committed to constitutional ideals to achieve inclusive development, social justice, and equality - Vice President
India to host Asia-Pacific Earthquake Response Exercise next month
Commissioning of Nalco’s Alumina Refinery expansion begins
Annual Conference of Secretaries of Water Resources /Command Area Development/Irrigation Departments of States/Union Territories tomorrow
TRIPS-Plus measures outside WTO Framework not acceptable: Anand Sharma
Mineral production grows marginally during Feb’11
Monday April-25,2011

Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India- REPORT NO. 2 (CIVIL)

Pension Scheme for Artists
IAF Commanders’ Conference Gets UnderwayAntony Addresses Air Force Commanders
Air Chief Awards Trophies and Shields at Air Force Commanders’ Conference
Antony Asks Top Brass Not to Succumb to Corrupt Practices by Vested Interests 
Urban Poor

Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India- RepoRt No.1 (StAte FINANCeS)

India Looks to Narrow Trade Deficit with China
Governor of Sichuan Province Calls on Anand Sharma
Rice Procurement Crosses 260 lakh tonne
Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India- REPORT NO. 3 (REVENUE RECEIPTS)
Measures to bring down prices of Steel
Sunday April-24,2011

Union Culture Minister inaugurates exhibition  “Homi Bhabha and Modern Indian Art”

Wednesday April-20,2011

Ms. Meenakshi Mishra takes over as Pr. Accountant General

NAFED undertakes commercial procurement of rabi oilseeds above MSP
Centre, States resolve to find ways to revitalise cooperative sector
Fourth ministerial nonsultation of Colombo process begins in Dhaka
Prime Minister to Inaugurate Civil Services Day tomorrow
All-India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Agricultural and Rural Labourers n Base 1986-87=100 -March, 2011
Prime Minister to Inaugurate Civil Services Day tomorrow
ACC Appointments
Tuesday April-19,2011
State Cooperative Ministers to meet to find ways to revive cooperatives
Export for 2010-11 registers growth of 37.5% : Anand Sharma
India-Netherlands cooperation in meat and poultry processing
Monday April-18,2011
India- EU broad-based Trade and Investment Agreement intensifying: Anand Sharma
Third meeting of Indo-German Working Group on Automotive sector inaugurated
CPI numbers on Base 2010=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined for March 2011
Friday April-15,2011
President of India’s greetings on the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti
Vice President Greets People on Mahavir Jayanti
PM greets the people on Mahavir Jayanti
National Commission for Women seeks report from up State Administration into the National Volleyball Player Arunima Sinha incidence
Wholesale price fndices for primary articles and fuel & power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) review for the week ended 2nd April, 2011 (12 Chaitra, 1933 Saka)
Index Numbers of Wholesale Prices in India (Base: 2004-05=100) Review for the month of March, 2011

Jairam Ramesh meets Maharashtra Chief Minister and officials; Technical Group to study the Coastal Road project; Sand mining ban lifted for two years

Thursday April-14,2011
Jaipal Reddy inaugurates Fluidised Catalytic Cracking Unit (FCCU) at HPCL, Refinery
Wednesday April-13,2011

President appeals for recreating the atmosphere of freedom movement to fight flaws in the social system

169 rural tourism sites sanctioned
NDA & Naval Academy Examination (II) 2011
Vice President inaugurates India Water Forum-2011
Text of Vice President's inaugural address at "India Water Forum-2011"
Tuesday April-12,2011
Statement by the Prime Minister prior to his departure for China and Kazakhstan
Monday April-11,2011
Progress Report on the 100-days plan of action of Ministry of IT & Communications
No additional guidelines for the issue of compulsory licenses: Union Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion
India meeting nearly 12% of its domestic steel demand through imports: Union Ministry of Steel
Industry grows by 3.6% during Feb’11
India offers sugar technology to Ethiopia
Saturday April-9,2011

M. S. Swaminathan calls for declaring coastal areas with nuclear power stations under CRZ-1  

Friday April-8,2011
Foreign Tourist Arrivals and Foreign Exchange Earnings in March 2011
Progress of Tourist Visa on Arrival Scheme
Under MGNREGA central assistance to Maharashtra given to Rs. 39590.56 lakhs
Greatest Challenge is to Create and Sustain more and better Opportunities for A Young,Growing and Aspiring India : FM
India to Map Its Costal Hazard Line to Enhance Prepared Sec- Based Hazards Like Tsunami-Like Event
Prime Minister Calls on President
Thursday April-7,2011

Treasures of Ancient China exhibition opens in Mumbai

NFAI organises a mini Retrospective of Elizabeth Taylors films

Food inflation eases further
Sports Ministry Constitutes Committee to Examine Comments and Suggestions on Proposed Sports Legislation
Wednesday April-6,2011
3rd Advance Estimates put foodgrain production at highest ever 235.88 Mts
Anand Sharma launches scheme to promote project exports from India
Paddy procurement crosses 284 lakh Mts
Shri Pawar calls for maximizing crop production in the coming Kharif season
Civil Aviation Ministry sets up an Expert Committee to examine current system of examination of pilots
Tuesday April-5,2011
Smt. Ambika Soni condoles the death of Shri Ajit Bhattacharjea
India’s look-East and Thailand’s look West to work in unison for development of North East Region, says Commerce & Industry Minister Anand Sharma
R P N Singh visits LPG plant near Jakarta to study Zero Kero programme of Indonesia
India to host International Centre on Energy Access: Dr Abdullah
15795 MW highest ever capacity addition in the power sector during 2010-11: Shinde
Friday April-1,2011

Maharashtra Census 2011:Brief Analysis of provisional population figures

Maharashtra Census 2011: Child-Sex ratio

Maharashtra Census 2011:Literacy Rate 1951-2011

Maharashtra Census 2011:Ranking of Districts by Population Density, 2001 and 2011

Maharashtra Census 2011: Ranking of Districts by Sex-Ratio, 2001 and 2011

Maharashtra Census 2011: Ranking of Districts by Population Size, 2001 and 2011

Maharashtra Census 2011:Proportion of Child Population in the Age-Group 0-6 Total Population : 2001 and 2011

Maharashtra Census 2011: Literacy Rates by Sex for State and District : 2001 and 2011

Maharashtra Census 2011:Sex-Ratio for State and Districts : 1901-2011

Maharashtra Census 2011:Population in the Age-Group 0-6, Number of Literates and Literacy Rate

Maharashtra Census 2011: Percentage Decadal Variation in Population for State and Districts : 1901 - 2011

Maharashtra Census 2011:Distribution of Population, Decadal Growth Rate, Sex-Ratio and Population Density

Press Note - Postal Department launches scheme for delivery of Driving License and Registration Certificate

Centre, States to chart out strategies to maximise Kharif Production
India’s Foreign Trade: February, 2011
19.07 lakh tons of sugar made available for April 2011
Financial Assistance of Rs.182 crore to KVIC
Thursday March-31,2011
Country's population reaches 1210 million as per census 2011 up remains most populous state with 199 million overall sex ratio reaches 940 - 7 points increases over 2001 literacy rate goes up to 74.04 percent from 64.83 percent
Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100) review for the week ended 19th March, 2011 (28 Phalguna, 1932 Saka)
Dr. C.P. Joshi asks road engineers not to compromise with appropriate & safe road design
Performance of Railway Production units during April 2010 – February 2011
Energy conservation to be top priority for Govt: Shinde
Railways surpass all previous records in Network Expansion during 2010-11
The Central Registry operationalised ; The Central Registry of securitisation ssset reconstruction and security interest of India, a Government Company, incorporated
India’s External debt stood at US$ 297.5 billion at end-December 2010
National consultation on smokeless Tobacco
Wednesday March-30,2011
Norwegian Ambassador calls on Rural Development Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh
CAPART should work for innovation in rural areas says Vilasrao Deshmukh
NIA gains breakthrough in Samjhauta Express bomb blast case
PM Addresses 26th Raising Day of SPG
Tuesday March-29,2011
M/s Hero Investments Private Limited to receive Rs.4500 crore as Foreign Direct Investment
Proposal of M/s. Reckitt Benckiser Plc. UK to set up a new wholly owned Subsidiary investing company to make downstream investment in M/s. Paras Pharmaceuticals Limited by way of acquisition of 100 per cent equity approved
Week-long Celebrations to Mark National Maritime day begin Merchant Navy flag Pinned on PM by Shri G.K. Vasan
Working Capital Loan of Rs.5,000 crore to the Food Corporation of India
Government Grant-in-Aid for GAGAN Project
India Pakistan Home Secretary Level talks Conclude
Leela Samson, Appointed Chairperson of Central Board of Film Certification
Protect Rights and Livelihood of Tribals - Sudha Pillai
Monday March-28,2011
74 bids received for 33 blocks out of 34 blocks offered under NELP-IX; Response to NELP-IX more than satisfactory: Jaipal Reddy
India to make it sure that life-saving medicines are not out of the reach of poor people, says Anand Sharma
National Minorities Development and Finance Corporation exceeds its targets
Kapil Sibal lays foundation stone for NICF and the Spectrum Institute
Union Corporate Affairs Ministry simplifies procedures and rules to bring transparency in service delivery
Coast Guard Ships C-150 and C-151 commissioned
1636 wild tigers in the country as per Tiger Census-2010
Union Tourism Minister calls for enhanced focus on Rural Tourism

Coast Guard adds more punch with induction of two modern vessels

Sunday March-27,2011

Central Bank's Sir Sorabji Pochkhanawala Memorial Lecture delivered by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in Mumbai

Union Finance Minister's Opening Remarks at Post-budget Conference ASSOCHAM Mumbai

Sound banking system is a pre-requisite for financial stability says Pranab Mukherjee;

Friday March-25,2011
Steel Minister reviews performance of MOIL
Production of Crude oil and Natural Gas during February 2011
Kapil Sibal calls for mobility of students in University system
Thursday March-24,2011
Food inflation rises to 10.05%
Farm sector to grow 5.4% in 2010-11: Annual Report of Department of Agriculture & Cooperation
Government reconstitutes society of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune
Japan thanks India
Consultative Committee lauds progress made in AYUSH sector
Mineral production up by 1.58% during January 2011
Training Programme at the Panchayat level for Rural Development
Singapore and Indian Navies conduct Maritime Exercise
Government issues Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission (FSLRC) resolution
NSIC signs MoU with MSME
Wednesday March-23,2011

Sachin Pilot urges Media & Entertainment Industry to leverage technology to unleash creativity

World Meteorological Day observed
President facilitates Nirmal Gram Puraskar awardees from 21 states
Tuesday March-22,2011

Indian media and entertainment industry to touch $28 billion by 2015. Industry grows 11 % during 2010 : FICCI -KPMG Report

TKDL-Livelihood of Large Population in World
Nirmal Gram Puraskar - Honouring the Champions of Sanitation in rural areas
Ambika Soni Condoles Death of Alok Tomar
Kumari Selja Inaugurates the Exhibition 'Water - a Precious Resource'
Bill & Melinda Gates Call on Health Minister Azad
Indian Forest Service Exam, 2011
Monday March-21,2011

Corporate Sector can not avoid its social responsibility: Praful Patel

Nation Celebrates World Forestry Day Today
National Consultation on Mental Health Care Bill
Protection of Traditional Knowledge by Utilization of TKDL
Draft Rules in Respect of Sections 6a, 43a and 79 of the Information Technology Act Hosted on the Website of Department of Information Technology
Friday March-18,2011
PM'S Statement in the Lok Sabha
Process for the 58th National Film Awards for 2010 set in Motion
PM's key-note address at the India-Today conclave
Defence Minister Reviews Territorial Army Day Parade
Vice President greets people on Holi
President of India’s Holi Festival greetings
Thursday March-17,2011
Instructions to States and UTs regarding stoppage of central assistance under Section 27 of Mahatma Gandhi NREGA
Railway Revenue earnings up by 10.56 per cent during the period 1st – 10th March 2011
Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100)Review for the week ended 5th March, 2011 (14 Phalguna, 1932 Saka)
Manufacturing to Register 9% growth by end of this fiscal — India second in terms of Manufacturing Competitiveness: Anand Sharma
Telephone connectivity to Villages
Broadband Services
Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana Gets Quantum Jump in Funds Full Flexibility and Authority to States Parliamentary Consultative Committee of Agriculture Ministry Meets
Continued Support for Infrastructure Development in India from ADB
Menace of Drugs Comparable to Any Other Internal Security Threat: P.Chidambaram
Participation of Muslim Women in Development Process
Assistance to NGOs by Maulana Azad Education Foundation
Wednesday March-16,2011

IT Department gets Rs. 2000 crore and State Bank of India Rs. 200 crore as dues in the Harshad Mehta scam

Need for early conclusion of BIPPA with Nigeria: Anand Sharma; India-Nigeria trade to touch US $ 12 Billion in 2010-11
Piracy close to India's Western seaboard a matter of great concern: Defence Minister
India to accord high priority to non-communicable diseases: Union Health Minister
Lok Sabha: UGC considers new norms for teacher-student ratio
Lok Sabha: Central grant given to 5 minority institutions in Maharashtra during 2010-11
India seeks higher crude oil imports from Nigeria; interested in LNG imports & investments in downstream projects
Tuesday March-15,2011
Progress of Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission satisfactory
Union Cabinet approves establishment of Mahatma Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) at New Delhi
Lok Sabha: Government to invite private sector participation in agriculture supply chain management
Centre releases funds to Maharashtra for promoting oil sees and maize
Lok Sabha: Measures to keep fruit, vegetable prices under check
Serious Fraud Investigation Office is investigating 14 cases - says R.P.N. Singh
Rajya Sabha: Recognizing Aadhaar number for inclusion in KYC norms
Rajya Sabha: Food coupons issued by LIC for employees
Lok Sabha: 40 proposals for Mega Food Parks under appraisal
Consultative Committee of Ministry of Shipping meets to review performance of SCI
Monday March-14,2011

PTC India Financial Services IPO opens on March 16. Price band fixed at Rs 26 -28

Indian Navy captures 61 pirates after a gun battle in the Arabian Sea

RBI penalizes Jai Bhavani Sahakari Bank Ltd, Pune

77th Dak Adalat of Maharashtra & Goa circle to be held on April 18

Seismic Monitors to Study Earthquakes in Koyna Region
B K Chaturvedi Committee submits its report to PM on the Antrix - Devas deal
Friday March-11,2011
6th Dak Adalat will be held on April 6
Lok Sabha: Import of used garments
Industry grows at 3.7% during January 2011
No Tsunami threat to India: INCOIS
Finance Minister approves increase under MPLAD scheme from Rs.2 Crore to Rs.5 Crore per Member
Lok Sabha: Performance of drug manufacturing sector
Rajya Sabha: Department of Commerce to conduct a study on the recent takeovers of Indian Companies by the MNCs
Rajya Sabha: Target to produce 244.5 MT food grains this year
Thursday March-10,2011
Visa conditions for US nationals visiting India relaxed
Exports register highest growth during February 2011
Wednesday March-9,2011
RD Ministry Releases Rs. 30 lakhs Under SGSY to Maharashtra
Lok Sabha: Acquisition of coal mines in foreign countries
Lok Sabha: Shortage of Coal to the tune of 137 MT
Rajya Sabha: No timeframe set up Real Estate Sector Regulator: Kumari Selja
Lok Sabha: Legal assistance to Indians in foreign countries
Lok Sabha: Government to evaluate ‘Artificial recharge of ground water through dug wells’ scheme
Hospitality Development and Promotion Board to monitor approvals for hotel projects within time limits
Parliamentary Consultative Committee discusses National Sports Development bill
Tuesday March-8,2011
Lok Sabha: 476 Districts Covered under National Food Security Mission (NFSM)
Lok Sabha: Pulses, Cotton, Sugarcane projected production to cross the target
Rajya Sabha: Equity support to PSU banks
Union Finance Ministry rejects Maharashtra government proposal to bring financial service establishments in Mumbai under Industrial Park Scheme 2008
Rajya Sabha: Relaxation in information sharing norms by Switzerland
Foreign tourist arrivals see a 15% surge in Feb’ 11
Amravati, Bhiwandi, Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Solapur and 23 other towns in other states not included under JNNURM due to resource constraints: Union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath
Monday March-7,2011
President of India’s message on the occasion of international Women’s Day
Speech by Her excellency the President of India Shrimati Pratibha Devisingh Patil at the Launch of the Department of Telecommunications' Pilot Project Scheme for Mobile Value Added Services (VAS) and ICT Related Livelihood Skills for Women's Self Help Groups
Praful Patel to hold first-ever ministerial level interactive session with Central PSEs
Lok Sabha: Non-traditional export markets
Indo-French talks on Civil Aviation Cooperation
Wheat and Rice stock over 471 lakh tonnes as on 1st January, 2011
Friday March-4,2011
Prime Minister’s address at the 3rd Convocation of Sher-E-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology in Jammu
Wheat Sown in 294.06 and Pulses in 153.43 Lakh Hectare
Fruit and vegetable production this year to be nearly 5% higher
Rajya Sabha: Availability of 2G band spectrum
Rajya Sabha: Price of 2G spectrum recommended by TRAI
Engineering exports to touch US $ 50 billion in the current fiscal
Rajya Sabha: Complaints regarding Mobile Number Portability
Thursday March-3,2011

Passport Adalat on 5th March

Lok Sabha: Investigation into Satyam Computers scam under way
Food Inflation falls to 10.39%
Cabinet approves scaling of facilities under National TB Programme
Lok Sabha: Rural road construction under PMGSY in Left wing extremism affected states
Rajya Sabha: Mandatory registration for clinical trials
Lok Sabha: Underground Oil Storage Project at Visakhapatnam to be completed by Oct’11
Wednesday March-2,2011
India-ASEAN CEPA by this year end: Anand Sharma
Tuesday March-1,2011
Exports grow 32%, Imports grow 13% during Jan'11
Rajya Sabha: Five power projects for Maharashtra awaiting environmental clearance
Core industries grow at 7.1% during Jan’ 11
Indian economy on higher growth path; Resilient to both external and domestic shocks: Union Finance Minister
54% habitations provided connectivity under (PMGSY)
Monday February-28,2011

General Budget 2011-12

Key Features of Budget 2011-2012
Steps towards inclusive growth. Increased allocation for flagship programmes
Union Budget’s thrust on Infrastructure and Industrial development
Measures to tackle black money
Personal income tax exemption limit hiked to Rs. 1,80,000/-; Surcharge on corporate tax reduced
Standard central excise duty and service tax rates kept unchanged even as more services set to be brought under tax net
Fiscal Deficit target for 2011-12 set at 4.6%; Central government to lay down fiscal road map for next 5 years
Process of Tax Reforms to be expedited
Subsidies and Expenditure Reforms to be Streamlined
UID Mission: 10 Lakh Aadhaar Numbers to be generated every day
National Food Security bill to be introduced this year
Social Sector receives 36.4 per cent of the Total Plan Allocation for promoting inclusive growth
Enhanced wage Rates under MGNREGA
Rs.52,057 crores Allocated for Education
New Initiative on Vegetable Clusters for Farmers
15 more Mega Food Parks proposed
Union Budget Provides higher incentives for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
Boost to Housing Sector Finance
Allocation for Health Sector increased by 20 per cent for the Year 2011-12
Allocation for various flag-ship programmes
Friday February-25,2011

Railway Budget 2011-12

Speech of Railway Minister
Highlights of Railway Budget 2011-12
Rajya Rani Express to connect state capitals with important cities of those States
Nine Duronto Trains to be introduced frequency increased for five Duronto Trains
Vivek Express Trains to be launched to mark the 150th Birth Anniversary Swami Vivekananda
Additional Suburban Services announced for Mumbai
56 New Express trains announced
Delhi-Mumbai Golden Rail Corridor
Integrated Suburban Railway Networks for large cities Rail Vikas Corporation to be set up for Mumbai

Economic Survey 2010-11

Highlights of Economic Survey 2010 - 11
Summary of Economic Survey 2010-11
State of the Economy and Prospects
Economy to grow by 9% in 2011-12. 8.6% this fiscal
Fiscal consolidation on track ; nominal GDP for 2010-11 Rs.78,77,947 crore
Agriculture to Grow at 5.4 Per Cent During 2010-11
Economic Survey Calls for A Second Green Revolution
Industrial output Grows by 8.6 per Cent
Infrastructure investment to rise to 8.37 %
Services Sector Likely to Register 9.6 per Cent Growth
Exports up 29.5 percent in April-December 2010
Foreign Exchange reserves at $299 billion. FDI inflow slows down
The Reforms Agenda
Thursday February-24,2011

Census of India 2011

Food inflation rises to 11.49%
Scope for enhancing economic cooperation between India and Uruguay:Union Commerce & Industry Minister Anand Sharma
Digitalization is the need of the hour, says Raghu Menon Secretary, I&B at BES EXPO- 2011
Lok Sabha: Pilots capable of using CAT-III B
Lok Sabha: Import of raw material for fertilizers
Lok Sabha: Status of various Greenfield airport projects
Mineral production during Dec'10 up by 4%
Lok Sabha: Eight cases of fund diversion reported under MGNREGS
Lok Sabha: Sale of automobiles during Apr 2010 -Jan 2011 up 27%
Wednesday February-23,2011
Speech by the President of India Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil at the function of unveiling the statue of Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri and inauguration of new building of Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management
Global standards required in agriculture education: Pawar
Foreign investment in States
India’s Exports to Touch US $ 450 Billion by 2014
Expansion of MTNL & BSNL
Radiation free mobile sets
IMPACT of Mobile Number Portability
Statement by External Affairs Minister Shri S M Krishna on “Attacks on Indian Fishermen”
Foreign Universities campuses in India
Upgradation of ITIs in the country
India's position regarding new jobs in 2011
Increase in interest rate on EPF
Rule 45 of Mineral Conservation and Development Rules 1988 Amended to check illegal mining
Price discovery of crude oil cannot be left entirely unregulated : Shri Reddy
Tuesday February-22,2011
PM's statement in the Lok Sabha
Construction of roads under PMGSY in Maharashtra
55TH Edition of India and Bharat 2011, reference annual released
Quality publications fulfill needs of people in rural areas- DR. S. Jagathrakshakan
Modified Agriculture Insurance Scheme to benefit farmers
Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana
Monday February-21,2011
Review of the Economy 2010/11 H I G H L I G H T S
Address by the President of India, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil, to Parliament
Indian Forest Service Exam, 2010 result announced
Friday February-18,2011
Inauguration of Centenary Celebrations of Civil Aviation in India
Budget Session 2011 to commence from Monday 21st February 2011
Rice procurement crosses 200 lakh tonne
Thursday February-17,2011
Thermal capacity of over 2600 MW added during December, 2010
Burden of mental disorders on the rise; Government committed to pay adequate attention: Azad
Cabinet Committee on Security decides to annul Antrix-Devas deal
Tuesday February-15,2011
Regional Aviation Security Conference Joint Statement
MPs to have greater say in JNNURM implementation, says Union Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath
Union Commerce & Industry Minister Anand Sharma proposes revolving fund of $ 9 billion with matching contribution from Indian and Japanese side to kick-start DMIC implementation
President, Vice-President and Prime Minister greet people on Milad-Un-Nabi
Monday February-14,2011
Clean coal technologies is priority of the Government - Union Coal Minister Shri Sriprakash Jaiswal
Gurudas Kamat releases stamps on six legendry actresses of Indian Cinema
WPI-based inflation drops to 8.23% for Jan’11
Accreditation Standards for Wellness Centers to be released at the workshop on Wellness Tourism in New Delhi tomorrow
Friday February-11,2011
Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and Use-based Index (Base 1993-94=100) for the month of December, 2010.
Performance of Tourism Sector During January 2011
Ministry of Panchayati Raj ask States to Submit Annual Plan for 2011-12
India to Host Regional Aviation Security Conference
PM's address on the occasion of the Commissioning of International Container Trans-shipment Terminal at Vallarpadam
Thursday February-10,2011
14th National e-governance Conference Inaugurated in Aurangabad
PM addresses the IAS Probationers
Wholesale Price Indices for Primary Articles and Fuel & Power in India (Base: 2004-05 = 100)Review for the week ended 29th January, 2011 (09 Magha, 1932 Saka
Recapitalization of Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) to improve their Capital to Risk Weighted Assets Ratio (CRAR)
Press and Registration of Books and Publications Bill 2010
Railways Re-Introduces the need for Carrying Identity Proof During 'Tatkal' ticket Travel from tomorrow
Wednesday February-9,2011
Census 2011 Phase-II begins with enumeration of the President of India
Shashi Kant Sharma takes over as Secretary, Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance
Tourist visa on arrival scheme extended to four more countries
NTPC bestowed with most respected power company award
‘My Name is Kateekal Sankaranarayanan, and I am the Governor of Maharashtra’;
Second phase of Census begins in Maharashtra with enumeration of First Citizen
Constitution is flexible enough to accommodate aspirations of North-East, says Chidambaram
Food grains production in 2010-11 estimated at 232.07 MT
Tuesday February-8,2011
Statement by Spokesperson, PM’s Office
Highlights - Report of Task Force on Transaction Cost in Exports
Benefits of reduction in export transaction cost to accrue to SMEs, says Commerce & Industry Minister Anand Sharma
Horticulture grows by 7 percent annually for last 5 years; has potential to boost overall farm growth, says Sharad Pawar
Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry to make efforts to reach more people with developmental disabilities, says Shri Mukul Wasnik
Rural Development Ministry clears 14 projects worth Rs. 165 crore to train 80000 rural poor youth

Anand Sharma presents NASSCOM Global Leadership Awards

DG Shipping Press Release on Italian Tanker hijack

Monday February-7,2011

India Census 2011 power point presentation

Census 2011 enumeration exercise to kick off from 9th February; Director (Census),
Maharashtra says, a number of new features to help in better policy-making

India and Isle of Man sign tax information exchange agreement
Net direct tax collections grow 20.37% during April 2010 –January 2011
Plastic waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2011 notified
PM’s address at the International Congress on Productivity, Quality, Reliability, Optimization and Modeling
INDIA-US Aviation Cooperation Programme
States asked to take effective marketing intervention to check prices of essential commodities
BHEL joins hands with Abengoa to develop concentrated solar power projects in India
Friday February-4,2011

Staff Selection Commission to recruit 3,294 para-military constables from Maharashtra; Domicile proof compulsory for candidates

Brief about Staff Selection Commission

Thursday February-3,2011
PM’s address at the 11th Delhi Sustainable Development Summit  
Union Home Ministry advises States/UTS to be most sensitive in making inquiries about J&K residents
Food inflation index up 17.05%
Union Panchayati Raj directs States to speedily implement projects in backward regions
Wednesday February-2,2011

IIFCL to raise Rs 1200 crores through tax-free Infrastructure Bonds  

Prashant Pathrabe assumes charge of the NFAI Director

Finance Minister assures support for growth of Textile Industry
Sunder committee submits report on review of Motor Vehicle Act
P.Chidambaram unveils mascot of census enumerator  
SAIL expanding it's dealership network
Chidambaram denies having misled CVC Selection Committee

Silk Mark exhibition inaugurated

Tuesday February-1,2011
PM inaugurates Chief Ministers’ Conference on Internal Security
Says: Measures to Strengthen our Capacity are Yielding Tangible Results
Full Text of the Prime Minister's address at the Chief Ministers' Conference on Internal Security  
Full Text of Home Minister's address at the Chief Ministers' Conference on Internal Security  

Maharashtra NCC is the best in the country : Governor  

India’s Foreign Trade Data: December, 2010
Press statement on Shunglu Committee Report
International Advisory Panel lauds NRHM performance
Monday January-31,2011
Core industries grow at 6.6% during December’10
Chief Ministers’ Conference on Internal Security in Delhi tomorrow
18.39 lakh tonne Sugar released for February’11
Railways to re-Introduce identity proof requirement for ‘Tatkal’ travelers from 11th Feb, 2011
R. Gopalan to take over as Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs
GDP growth for FY 2009-10 at 8%
One-man committee on 2G scam handed over to Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal
Friday January-28,2011
PM’s address at the Prime Minister's NCC Rally
Wheat, pulses and oilseeds acreage higher than last year
Exports of pharmaceutical