25 Jul 2015
New York: The US-India Business Council (USIBC) Medical Device Trade Mission is 'excited about the opportunities in India' from Prime Minister Modi's 'Make in India, Innovate in India' initiatives and expects the sector to grow to USD 7.7 billion by next year.
23 Jul 2015
New Delhi: State-run power equipment maker Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has signed three agreements with Kazakh companies during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent visit to the country.
15 Jul 2015
New Delhi: India should emerge as the 'human resource capital' of the world as China has become a global 'manufacturing factory', Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today while launching the ambitious 'Skill India' Mission as part of the government's 'war against poverty'.
08 Jul 2015
Chennai: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set for its 'heaviest' commercial mission to put in orbit five British satellites, with the countdown beginning today for the July 10 launch of India's PSLV-C28 from space port of Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
01 Sep 2011
In order to bring more transparency in the ‘Bharat Saakshar Mission’, the Centre is going to start a portal which will have the details of the entire auditing of the mission. The Centre had launched ‘Saakshar Bharat Mission’ in 2009 to reduce illiteracy, particularly among adult women by 2012. It aims at making 7 crore adults literate which includes 6 crore women of above 15 years of age.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Terming India as a 'bright spot' among the global economies, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the manufacturing sector is showing signs of revival aided by government's 'Make in India' initiative.
11 Jul 2015
Sriharikota (AP): Heralding a new era, India yesterday launched its heaviest commercial space mission ever with its polar rocket successfully putting five British satellites into the intended orbit after a flawless takeoff.
14 Jul 2015
Washington: NASA's New Horizons probe has settled one of the most basic questions about Pluto - its size. Mission scientists have found Pluto to be 2,370 kms in diameter, somewhat larger than many prior estimates.
16 Jul 2015
Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services a leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced that it has completed building sanitation facilities for girl students in 1000 schools across Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Bihar as a part of Prime Minister’s Clean India Initiative.
15 Jul 2015
Amritsar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch 'Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana' today to create skilled manpower at grass-root level by providing them vocational, technical and skill development education, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said here.