Kheleo Mascot for FIFA Under 17 World Cup India 2017 + MXIMillion

KHELEO Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Shri Vijay Goel with President of AIFF Shri Praful Patel here today unveiled the mascot KHELEO for FIFA under 17 World Cup India 2017. The mascot was unveiled during the launch of Mission XI Million programme. FIFA under 17 world cup to be held in … Continue reading Kheleo Mascot for FIFA Under 17 World Cup India 2017 + MXIMillion

World’s Oldest Working Steam Engine ‘Fairy Queen’ Ready to Haul Heritage Train Once Again

The ‘Fairy Queen’, the oldest surviving functional steam engine in the world is once again ready in this season to haul a heritage train from National Capital Delhi to Rewari, Haryana after a gap of 5 years. This train, which is a great attraction among steam engine lovers across the globe, will run between Delhi … Continue reading World’s Oldest Working Steam Engine ‘Fairy Queen’ Ready to Haul Heritage Train Once Again

Tax Collection Status upto Jan 2017

Tax Collection Figures up to January 2017 show consistent trend of healthy growth; During January 2017, the Net Indirect Tax grew at the rate of 16.9% compared to corresponding month last year with growth rate in net collections for Customs, Central Excise and Service Tax at the rate of 10.1%, 26.3% and 9.4% respectively January, … Continue reading Tax Collection Status upto Jan 2017

Ajay Tyagi new Chair for SEBI

Will replace UK SInha The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is the regulator for the securities market in India. It was established in the year 1988 and given statutory powers on 30 January 1992 through the SEBI Act, 1992 SEBI has to be responsive to the needs of three groups, which constitute the … Continue reading Ajay Tyagi new Chair for SEBI

Task force to monitor Shell Company and Money Laundering

PMO's meeting on Shell Companies’ (companies which does not conduct any operations and indulge in money laundering) in India, so as to prevent their misuse for money laundering and tax-evasion, especially in the context of unearthing black money post demonetization. There are about 15 lakh registered companies in India; and only 6 lakh companies file … Continue reading Task force to monitor Shell Company and Money Laundering

Taking stock of Digital India

“A Digital Friendly Budget aimed at accelerating India’s Transformation into a Digitally Empowered Society”: Ravi Shankar Prasad Digital India initiative of the government of India has transformed the digital profile of India significantly. Some of the key indicators of this are: Phone Users: From 95 Crore phone users in June 2014, India today has 108 … Continue reading Taking stock of Digital India

Aero India 2017 – A Curtain Raiser

Aero India which began in 1996, has carved a niche for itself as a premium aerospace and aviation exhibition in the international arena and has become one of the most sought after exhibitions in the Asian region in terms of participation from across the globe. The event is being organized and conducted by the Defence … Continue reading Aero India 2017 – A Curtain Raiser

National Productivity Week Celebrations from Feb 12-18, 2017

"National Productivity day" to commemorate "National Productivity Council" establishment. “From Waste to Profits-through Reduce, Recycle and Reuse”. 2017 Theme Ease of doing business :2016 Theme   Global competitiveness Index : 39 th 138 How ? : Focus: Infra Health secondary innovation - frugal systematized through the skill and entrepreneur dev, tax cut.   [E-journal Productivity News … Continue reading National Productivity Week Celebrations from Feb 12-18, 2017

Cooperatives have provided direct and indirect employment to about 23.86 millions of people: Agri Min

Centre is committed to the development & strengthening of the cooperatives sector: Shri Radha Mohan Singh At Golden Jubilee celebrations of Cooperative Institution, IFFCO in Motihari. -[IFFCO is completing its 50 years of establishment on the 3rd November, 2017] Managing Director of IFFCO, Dr. U.S. Awasthi The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri … Continue reading Cooperatives have provided direct and indirect employment to about 23.86 millions of people: Agri Min