Finance ministry to launch social media campaign on budgetary terms
The ministry also undertook this exercise before the Budget last year as well. This campaign on promises and delivery, which has also been launched in 12 major regional languages, started with the health sector, unmanned level crossing and Housing for All.
Cipla announces closure of USFDA inspection at Patalganga facility
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Biocon Bengaluru unit pre-approval inspection by USFDA concludes with zero observations
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Budget 2020: Commerce ministry for restricting duty-free alcohol purchase to one bottle
These recommendations are part of proposals made by the commerce ministry for the forthcoming Budget, which would be unveiled by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on February 1.
JNU students' union to move high court on Monday for quashing new hostel manual
Early this month, the university had witnessed tussle between student groups over the issue of registration. Amid the stir, masked men had gone on a rampage on January 5 in the campus assaulting students and teachers and storming hostels, drawing widespread outrage.
Bengal to skip Home Ministry meet on Census & NPR
The representatives of all states and Union territories, except West Bengal, are expected to attend the Friday’s meeting convened by the Union home ministry to discuss the modalities for the census and the National Population Register (NPR).
Skip strength training, fried foods & aggressive workouts: Daniel Vaz gives tips on avoiding marathon injuries
Get to race day in peak condition with a few tips from Nike Run Club’s head coach.
Transport ministry to help states set up vehicle tracking system
This comes after states made little progress in setting up these centres, which was to be done following a Supreme Court ruling that mandated all public transport vehicles to have vehicle tracking systems and emergency buttons. The features were mandated from January 1, 2019.
KoPT tableau expected to roll down Rajpath on Republic Day
The KoPT tableau, under the aegis of the Union Ministry of Shipping, will display the riverine port's rich history, its mechanized transformation and unique features, a source privy to the development said.
Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020: PM Modi to interact with students on Monday
The third edition of Pariksha Pe Charcha is being organised at Talkatora Indoor Stadium in Delhi. A total of 2,000 students and teachers will attend the event, of which 1,050 students have been selected through an essay competition. Officials said the event will start around 11.00 am and will also be broadcast on YouTube.
Government considering specific excise duty on ATF
Concessional rate of 2 per cent is applicable for ATF sold under Regional Connectivity Scheme. Ad valorem rate means that the impact of an increase in price of the fuel because of global rate hike translates into an even higher price for airlines as the tax incidence also rises.
DGTR initiated 34 anti-dumping probe during Apr-Dec 2019: Commerce Ministry
The Directorate General of Trade Remedies is an investigation arm of the ministry which deals with anti-dumping duty, safeguard duty, and countervailing duty. These duties are trade remedy measures, provided under an agreement of the World Trade Organisation to its member countries. They are used to provide a level playing field to domestic industry.
Corporate Affairs Ministry moves SC with plan to manage Unitech
The corporate affairs ministry on Wednesday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court proposing to take over the management of Unitech Group.
Ministry wants update on grain procurement
The food ministry has directed the states to regularly update data on the purchase of foodgrains and money disbursement to farmers along with their names for better transparency and record maintenance at micro level. The aim is to benefit all the farmers mainly belonging to scheduled caste or tribe.
McDonald's India partners with Zomato for food delivery in Northern, Eastern region
Zomato's live order-tracking feature is streamlined with in-restaurant operation to provide the best experience for diners by delivering their food as hot and fresh as possible, the statement said.
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