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Ministry of Power is now establishing IT enabled energy system

  Integrated Power Development (IPDS) scheme launched by Modi Government is basically a new avatar of Restructured Accelerated Power Development Programme. This scheme focuses on improvement of T&D networks across India. It promises help in reduction of AT&C losses, establishment of IT enabled energy accounting / auditing system, improvement in ...

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Scholarship scheme for Assam students

State education minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday announced that the Board of Secondary Education, Assam will conduct examination under the Chief Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme from next year. The scheme was launched in 2012-13 for Class V and VIII students in the state. He said that funds under the ...

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IndiGo set to join UDAN scheme

New Delhi: IndiGo, the country’s largest airline by market share, is likely to participate in the government’s UDAN scheme for providing regional air connectivity. The airline on Tuesday announced the signing of a term sheet with Avions de Transport Regional G.I.E. (ATR) for purchase of 50 ATR 72-600 aircraft. This ...

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Personal accident insurance scheme under Jan Suraksha zooms past 100 million policies

The personal accident scheme under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Suraksha Yojana has crossed the 100 million subscriber mark. As of May 6, the scheme had enrolled 100.18 million subscribers according to data from the Jan Suraksha website. Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY), which is the personal accident scheme under ...

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Government launches programme for capacity building of Elected Women Representatives (EWRs) of Panchayats

The Ministry of Women and Child Development in collaboration with the Ministry of Panchayati Raj has launched a nationwide programme for capacity building of Elected Women Representatives (EWRs) of Panchayats and a training program for Trainers of women panchayat leaders at Ranchi, Jharkhand. The Ministry of Women and Child Development ...

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Modi govt’s Ujjwala scheme leaves women healthier, happier

They are healthier, their homes are cleaner and they have more time to themselves, say most beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, the Centre’s flagship scheme to provide LPG connections to below-poverty-line households. A survey undertaken by financial consulting firm MicroSave in 12 districts of eastern, central and western ...

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