Ministry of Labour & Employment
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Rs. 481.63 Crores disbursed to 40,826 members by exempted PF trusts under PMGKY

Ministry of Labour & Employment Posted On: 20 APR 2020 6:57PM by PIB Delhi The provision for a special withdrawal from the EPF Scheme to tide over the COVID -19      pandemic is part of the Pradhan Mantri Gareeb Kalyan Yojna (PMGKY) Scheme announced by Government and an urgent notification introduced Para 68 L (3) in the EPF Scheme for this purpose, on […]

Prime Minister’s Office
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India and Afghanistan will combat COVID-19 together, with solidarity and shared resolve says PM

Prime Minister’s Office Posted On: 20 APR 2020 7:37PM by PIB Delhi The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today said India and Afghanistan will combat COVID-19 together, with solidarity and shared resolve. PM Modi was responding to a tweet from Afghanistan President Dr. Ashraf Ghani, who expressed his gratitude towards India for providing essential medicines hydroxychloroquine, paracetamol […]

Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
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Over 25,000 COVID 19 related Portal Grievances have been redressed in the last 20 days, beginning from 1st of April: Dr.Jitendra Singh

Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions Posted On: 20 APR 2020 8:05PM by PIB Delhi Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh disclosed here today that over 25,000 COVID 19 related Portal Grievances have been redressed in […]

Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas
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Surplus rice available with FCI allowed to be converted to ethanol for utilization in making alcohol-based hand-sanitizers and for blending inPetrol

Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas Posted On: 20 APR 2020 6:09PM by PIB Delhi National Policy on Biofuels, 2018 under Para 5.3 inter-alia envisages that during an agriculture crop year when there is projected over supply of food grains as anticipated by the Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, the policy will allow conversion of these […]

Finance Commission
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Advisory Council of the 15th Finance Commission to meet on 23-24 April, 2020

Finance Commission Posted On: 20 APR 2020 7:08PM by PIB Delhi The Economic Advisory Council of the Fifteenth Finance Commission will meet on 23-24 April, 2020.  It will be an online meeting presided by Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission, Shri  N. K. Singh and attended by all the Members  and Senior Officials of the Finance […]

Ministry of Human Resource Development
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Union HRD Minister chairs the review meeting on SWAYAM and SWAYAM Prabha in New Delhi

Ministry of Human Resource Development Posted On: 20 APR 2020 7:23PM by PIB Delhi Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ held a detailed review of the National online education platform SWAYAM and the 32 DTH Television Education Channels SWAYAM PRABHA in New Delhi today.  Secretary, MHRD Shri Amit Khare,  Chairman, UGC, Shri […]

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
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About 19.50 crores households to be distributed pulses under PMGKY

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Under PM-KISAN Scheme Rs. 17,793 crores released for 8.89 crore farmer families during the lockdown About 19.50 crores households to be distributed pulses under PMGKY Posted On: 20 APR 2020 7:57PM by PIB Delhi The Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Government of India is taking several measures […]

Ministry of Finance
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Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman attends the 5th Annual Meeting of Board of Governors of New Development Bank through video-conference

Ministry of Finance Posted On: 20 APR 2020 9:20PM by PIB Delhi Union Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman attended the 5th Annual Meeting of Board of Governors of New Development Bank through video-conference in New Delhi today. The NDB was established by the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) in 2014. The […]