First meeting of Integrated Monitoring and Advisory Council (IMAC)

Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan chaired the first meeting of apex body for policy formulation and implementation of Roadmap to achieve target of 10 % reduction in import dependency in oil and gas by 2021-22 under an institutional mechanism ‘Integrated Monitoring and Advisory Council (IMAC). Integrated Monitoring and… Read More First meeting of Integrated Monitoring and Advisory Council (IMAC)

Railway launched various Railway initiatives

Railway launched the following Initiatives 1. RailCloud Rail Cloud works on popular Cloud Computing system. Most Important works are done through Cloud Computing. Also, this is going to reduce the cost & data may be safely ensured on the servers. RailCloud will pave the way for swifter deployment of application (within 24 hrs as compared to conventional time running into weeks and… Read More Railway launched various Railway initiatives

5 States, a UT sign pact with Centre on e-Marketplace

Why In News 5 States and a Union Territory (UT) formally adopted the Centre’s initiative called the Government e-Marketplace (GeM). Objective of e-market Aims to ensure that public procurement of goods and services in India worth more than Rs. 5 lakh crore annually is carried out through the online platform for transparency and to eliminate… Read More 5 States, a UT sign pact with Centre on e-Marketplace

President unveils online education portal Swayam

President Pranab Mukherjee launched Swayam and Swayam Prabha and a ‘National Academic Depository’ where verified educational records will be digitally stored by universities and boards to counter forgery. Swayam and Swayam Prabha Aim of the portal is to take education to the remotest corners of the country Swayam and Swayam Prabha and the depository were conceived and executed by the… Read More President unveils online education portal Swayam

NALSA launches web app to monitor legal service to prisoners

A web application was launched for providing free legal services to prisoners so as to ensure that no inmate goes unrepresented in court. About the App The app is an initiative of National Legal Services Authority The application shall make the legal services system more transparent. It will be universally useful for all the relevant… Read More NALSA launches web app to monitor legal service to prisoners