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DGCA considering Wi-Fi in flights

October 2016

The civil aviation regulator DGCA is examining a proposal to introduce Wi-Fi service onboard flights to adequately address all the related issues, Un...

Civil Aviation regulator DGCA, Civil Aviation Ministry, India Economic Summit

India to have 35 districts as open defecation free

October 2016

The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation has recently revealed the progress of the Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin in the last two years. As per re...

Ministry of Drinking Water, Sanitation, Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin, Toilets, MNREGA, Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin, World Bank, Construction

Rs 500 crore approved for development of West Bengal’s Sagar Port project

October 2016

To make the development of the proposed Sagar Port project in West Bengal financially viable, a grant of Rs 515 crore has been given in principle app...

Sagar Port project, West Bengal, Ministry of Shipping, BSPL, DPR, Port, NHIDCL, MoRT, Sagar Island

Urban centres of the world are key to achieving sustainable development goals – TERI

October 2016

Rapid urbanisation in the country will be one of the most dominant trends in the coming years. It is expected that about 40 per cent of the populatio...

Rapid urbanisation, Sustainable Development, TERI, World Sustainable Development Summit, Dr Shipra Narang Suri, World Urban Campaign, Durga Shanker Mishra, Ministry of Urban Development, GDP, SDG

Naidu stresses on need to promote alternative construction technologies

October 2016

To meet the housing demand in the country, M Venkaiah Naidu, Union Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA) Minister, has pitched for promoting a...

M Venkaiah Naidu, HUPA, Promoting alternative technologies, Construction, Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana, Rao Inderjit Singh, Rao Inderjit Singh, Ministry of Defence, Nandita Chatterjee

Slow progress of auctioned blocks worries ministry

October 2016

The Union Mines Ministry has expressed displeasure over the unimpressive progress of mineral blocks auctioned by states, reports the Business Standar...

Union Mines Ministry, Balvinder Kumar, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha, Seven mineral blocks

TERI’s World Sustainable Development Summit 2016

October 2016

In a gesture which can be seen as emphasising India’s ratification of the Paris Agreement and adoption of Agenda 2030, President of India Pranab Mukh...

India Pranab Mukherjee, WSDS 2016, Power, Coal, New, Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal, Anil Madav Dave, Jayant Sinha, Tomasz Kozlowski, Karmenu Vella, Amitabh Kant, Government of India, Dipak Dasgupta, Ministry of Finance

Green clearance denied by environment ministry for pending mining leases

October 2016

For around 200 mining leases, India’s ministry of environment, forest and climate change (MoEFCC) has ruled out granting environment clearance (EC) w...

India Ministry of Environment, MoEFCC, EC, Mines, Minerals, MMDR, GDP
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