Daily Archives: January 23, 2016

3 Additional features of Rs 500 Banknote

Source  :Reserve Bank of India Date : Jan 22, 2016 RBI to issue ₹500 banknotes with inset letter ‘E’, ascending size of numerals in number panels, bleed lines and enlarged identification mark The Reserve Bank of India will shortly issue ₹ 500 denomination bank notes with three additional/revised features in the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005, with… Read More »

New features of Rs 100 Banknotes issued by RBI

Source : Reserve Bank of India Date 22.01.2016 RBI to issue ₹100 Banknotes with incorporation of ascending size of Numerals in the number panels, bleed lines and enlarged identification mark As a part of its endeavor to continually improve design/security features of the banknotes and to deter counterfeiting activities, Reserve Bank of India recently introduced… Read More »

SEEMA DARSHAN :opportunity for children to experience the border

SEEMA DARSHAN – An initiative by the Ministry of Human Resource Development to provide an opportunity for the children to experience the border environment and to foster patriotism and nationalism among the students ‘ Seema Darshan ’ is a unique initiative being taken up by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, in which school children… Read More »

Notification No. 03 /2016-Central Excise

Seeks to amend Notifications No.56/2002-CE & No.57/2002-CE both dated 14.11.2002 so as to insert a sunset clause of 31.03.2016 and to deny the benefit of the exemption to goods on which certain specified processes have been undertaken [TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, EXTRAORDINARY, PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (i)] GOVERNMENT OF INDIA… Read More »

Revised Fare Structure of Varanasi-New Delhi Mahamana Express

Revised Fare Structure of Varanasi-New Delhi Mahamana Express   The Varansi-New Delhi Mahamana Express (Tri-weekly) has been introduced with effect from 22.01.2016 ex-Varanasi. Vide Commercial Circular No.4 of 2016, No. TC11/2910/2016/Mahamana Express dated 20.01.2016 of  the Railway Board, the instructions regarding fixation of Fare Structure of the above train was fixed as under:- “The basic… Read More »

Railwire Wi – Fi at Mumbai Central Railway station

Minister for Railways Inaugurated India’s first High Speed Public Wi – Fi Service at Mumbai Central station Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Minister of Railways, Govt of India, inaugurated the Wi – Fi service in a function at Mumbai Central Railway station on Friday, 22nd January, 2016, as a part of an ambitious project towards Digital… Read More »

Govt frames New Business Policy for Publications Division

I&B Ministry frames New Business Policy for Publications Division The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting has framed a new business policy for Publications Division with the objective to streamline business practices in line with the contemporary trends prevailing in publications industry. One of the key highlight of the policy includes promoting online readership by pricing… Read More »

India Submits First Biennial Update Report to UNFCCC

India Submits First Biennial Update Report to UNFCCC India submitted its first Biennial Update Report (BUR) today, to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), towards fulfillment of the reporting obligation under the Convention. As per the provisions of the Convention, countries need to periodically provide information in the form of their National… Read More »

Tableaux in Republic Day Parade 2016

17 States and Six Central Ministries to Showcase their Tableaux in Republic Day Parade  2016              This year Republic Day Parade on Rajpath will witness tableaux from 17 States and Six Ministries of the Central Government. These tableaux will showcase varied themes starting from country’s rich cultural heritage and socio-economic development to nation’s progress in… Read More »