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Centre adopts initiatives to boost project Namami Gange

The Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation (MoWR-RDGR) has adopted a range of initiatives to provide a...

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GST data analytics makes it hard to escape mismatch in returns

The data analytics used by the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) has made it virtually impossible to escape any...

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Centre preparing roadmap for health protection mission

The Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission envisages medical coverage to 10 crore poor families.   After getting the green light...

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‘Electrification of households still lagging in several states’

The data of the Ministry of Power also says that almost 3 crore households are living in darkness.   Despite...

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Red Fort MoU not for revenue generation

MoU and related documents clearly state that ‘Adopt a Heritage’ plan is a CSR initiative.   The Centre’s Memorandum of...

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Paid up capital not a must for private limited firms

‘The changes are meant to provide a seamless business environment’.   Paid up capital is no more a mandatory condition...

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Subsidy removed, but record number of pilgrims going on Haj

The number of pilgrims who will go on Haj this year will be a record 175,025 despite the discontinuation of...

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‘Apollo defying SC order to provide free treatment to poor patients’

Despite a fine slapped by the Delhi High Court in 2009 and a subsequent Supreme Court interim order, the Indraprastha...

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Currency notes being sold on e-shopping platforms

As per the offer up on eBay’s website, one can buy one stack of 100 new Re 1 currency notes...

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Agencies using traditional ways of combating cryptocurrency

The country’s investigative agencies are still employing traditional ways to combat the use of cryptocurrencies in financing terrorism and other...

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Major part of cess money is unspent

A major chunk of tax collected under research and development (R&D) cess, clean energy cess, and secondary and higher education...

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All post office branches to be linked with IPPB

Indian Post Payments Bank is offering savings account up to a balance of Rs 1 lakh.   The Ministry of...

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Ministry needs to expedite power connections to houses

The implementation of the Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (Saubhagya scheme), which was rolled out in September 2017...

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Meetings between Nitish Kumar, Paswan trigger speculation

‘RJD’s rising popularity and concerns over losing their core voters have added pressure on the leaders’.   After the recently...

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‘Hike in import duties is a protectionist measure’

Experts say that the hike in customs duties on imports will widen the trade deficit and attract more litigation at...

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Paytm customers facing hurdles in KYC process

Customers of Paytm wallets are facing difficulties in getting their “Know Your Customer (KYC)” process completed due to the lack...

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Centre’s BPO schemes aim to provide jobs

The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has plans to fill 53,300 seats in BPO companies across the country.  ...

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Directors with ID, loan borrowers will have to give passport details to corporate ministry

In the absence of such details, banks were hamstrung in taking action to prevent defaulters from flying out of the...

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Reforms improve serious fraud office’s operations

From 2004-05 to 2016-17, the SFIO examined 312 cases, out of which, 186 cases were registered during 2014-15 to 2016-17....

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Corporates are not spending to ‘clean Ganga’

Companies across India have spent little out of their total expenditure under Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on Prime Minister Narendra...

Two years on, DU V-C yet to form a full team

Delhi University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Yogesh Tyagi has completed two years on 10 March, but is yet to form a permanent...

Exports declining in labour intensive sectors

Despite the Centre’s focus on promotion of exports and creation of jobs, the country’s exports, mainly from the labour intensive...

Houses built under Rajiv Awas Yojana will be tested for quality

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MHUA) has formed a committee to investigate the quality of houses built under...

Banks submit list of 645 loan defaulters to agencies

After Nirav Modi’s alleged bank fraud case, the government and banks are preparing the ground to take tough action against...