Daily Archives: August 23, 2019

Report on the Composite Water Management Index 2.0 released


To supplement the efforts of Jal Shakti Ministry, NITI Aayog has prepared the second Round of Composite Water Management Index (CWMI 2.0).The Report was launched today by Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Minister of Jal Shakti, and Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog. Ramesh Chand, Member, NITI Aayog, Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog, Parameswaran Iyer, Secretary, Jal Shakti Ministry; U.P. ...

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Govt to substantially increase the daily supply of onions from its buffer stock

The Department of Consumers Affairs today reviewed the prices of Essential Commodities such as Onions, Pulses and Oilseeds with all the stakeholders under the chairmanship of Secretary Consumer Affairs, Avinash K Srivastava. The committeedecided to substantially increase the daily supply of onions from government buffer to Delhi and directed NAFED to release the stock from PSF buffer so as to ...

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President inaugurates the First World Youth Conference on Kindness

The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the first World Youth Conference on Kindness in New Delhi today (August 23, 2019). Addressing the gathering, the President said that Mahatma Gandhi was not just a great leader and visionary, he was one who personified certain timeless ideals and values. We could place Gandhiji in a time machine and transport him ...

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