NDMC, Smart City

NDMC Smart City projects given timelines

New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has been asked by the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs to ensure completion of smart city projects ahead of time so as to lead by example in smart city making across the country. Timelines for the same have been fixed at a two hour review of implementation of NDMC’s […]

India, ISRO, GSLV, South Asia Satellite

GSLV Successfully Launches South Asia Satellite

India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F09) successfully launched the 2230 kg South Asia Satellite (GSAT-9) into its planned Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) today (May 05, 2017). Today’s launch of GSLV was its eleventh and took place from the Second Launch Pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR (SDSC SHAR), Sriharikota, the spaceport of India. […]

Indian Railways,facilities, booking, services onboard, food

Summer travel with Indian Railways to become smooth!

In an endeavor to provide smooth travel experience to the railway travelers, Indian Railways have taken various initiatives for improved passenger experience. Considering the peak season during summers, Indian Railways is poised to offer convenient travel to the passengers without upsetting their plans. To ensure optimal utilization of available accommodation, following initiatives have been undertaken […]

Namta Gupta, India, Bullet train, Japan China rivalry, India Japan relations, Shinkansen bullet train technology

High Speed Railway Cooperation between India and France

Minister for Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu today held meeting with the Minister of State for Transport, Marine Affairs and Fisheries of the Republic of France, Alain Vidalies. The two of them were accompanied by their respective delegation and recalled the long-standing technical cooperation between French National Railways and the Indian Railways (IR) and reaffirmed their […]

Cynercrime, Ravishankar Prasad, India, G20 digital ministers meeting, 2017

India for better international cooperation against ‘bloodless wars’

India supports better international cooperation in cyber security to fight against growing cybercrime and cyber terrorism said Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister for Electronics & IT and Law and Justice. Noting the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s description “that cyber attacks are akin to a bloodless war”, he called for G20 countries to actively cooperate in combating […]

India, electricity export, electricity import , Narendra Modi government

Milestone achieved: Once electricity-starved India becomes net exporter of electricity

As per Central Electricity Authority, the Designated Authority of Government of India for Cross Border Trade of Electricity, 1st time India has turned around from a net importer of electricity to Net Exporter of electricity. During the current year 2016-17 (April to February 2017), India has exported around 5,798 Million Units to Nepal, Bangladesh and […]