Daily Archives: January 25, 2016

President’s Police Medal on Republic Day, 2016

Sub. Award of Police Medal for distinguished and meritorious services to RPF/RPSF personnel on the occasion of Republic Day, 2016 The Hon’ble President of India has conferred upon 17 RPF/RPSF personnel with President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service and Police Medal for Meritorious Services, on the occasion of Republic Day, 2016. Names, alongwith designation, of… Read More »

International Solar Alliance to have Headquarters in India

International Solar Alliance will be the First International and Inter-Governmental Organisation of 121 Countries to have Headquarters in India with United Nations as Strategic Partner The Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi, and the President of France Mr François Hollande, today jointly laid the foundation stone of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) Headquarters and… Read More »

Govt looking into Recommendations to simplify Tax Administration

Government looking into Parthasarathi Shome Committee Recommendations to simplify Tax Administration-says Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley Tribunals are here to stay as they play an important role in the sphere of the adjudication of disputes- says Law Minister Shri D.V.Sadanada Gowda The valedictory session of Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) here… Read More »

Padma Awards 2016

Padma Awards 2016 Padma Awards – one of the highest civilian Awards of the country, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The Awards are given in various disciplines/ fields of activities, viz.- art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports,… Read More »

Curtain Raiser – Republic Day 2016

Curtain Raiser – Republic Day 2016 The Nation’s military prowess and achievements in different fields, state-of- the-art defence platforms, its diverse cultural and social traditions, and the government’s emphasis on self-reliance and indigenisation will be showcased before the public at the historic Rajpath when the country celebrates its 67th Republic Day tomorrow. The highlights of… Read More »

Republic Day Police Medals 2016 Announced

Republic Day Police Medals 2016 Announced 841 personnel have been awarded police medals on the occasion of the Republic Day this year.  President’s Police Medals for Gallantry (PPMG) have been awarded to 03 personnel, Police Medals for Gallantry (PMG) to 121 personnel, President’s Police Medals for Distinguished Service to 89 personnel and Police Medal for Meritorious Service to 628 personnel.… Read More »

SC and ST Amendment Act 2015 w.e.f January 26, 2016

The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act, 2015 to be enforced with effect from January 26, 2016 The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act, 2015 to ensure more stringent provisions for prevention of Atrocities against Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes will be enforced with… Read More »

Procedure to Opt Out of LPG Subsidy

Opt Out of Subsidy Domestic  LPG is heavily subsidized by the Government of India and every cylinder that we use in our kitchen carries a subsidy of about Rs.200/-. This translates to a huge annual subsidy burden on the Government, that drains precious resources which otherwise could have been used in developmental activities. Subsidy on… Read More »


FEW SAFETY TIPS FOR COOKING GAS USERS The use of Cooking Gas, calls for some simple and easy-to-observe safety precautions which help to make your kitchen a “Safety Zone” in your home. So the next time you use gas, don’t forget these “Safety tips”  Replace your Rubber Tube with ‘Suraksha’ LPG Hose. Suraksha hose… Read More »

LPG installation Safety Tips

LPG installation Safety Tips DISCONNECTING CYLINDER :  Put out all the flames and fires in the kitchen/ room  Close all the taps on the burner.  Turn the switch knob of the regulator from ‘ON’ position to ‘OFF’ position.  Grip the regulator and pull the bush (black plastic locking ring) up and… Read More »

Refill LPG with 24 Hour online payment facility

Launch of round the clock online payment facility to refill LPG Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas in Mumbai yesterday launched online payment facility of cylinder at the time of booking. Earlier this month, the Minister had dedicated the year 2016 as the “Year of the Consumers” and… Read More »

Jeevan Raksha Padak Awards 2015 announced

The President of India has approved the conferment of Jeevan Raksha Padak Series of Awards  2015 on 50 persons which includes Sarvottam Jeevan Raksha Padak to 03, Uttam Jeevan Raksha Padak to 09 and Jeevan Raksha Padak to 38 persons; 09 awards are posthumous. Jeevan Raksha Padak series of awards are given to a person… Read More »

Correctional Service Medals announced

Correctional Service Medals for Distinguished/Meritorious Service announced The President has approved the Correctional Service medals to the following prison personnel on the occasion of Republic Day, 2016:-  President’s Correctional Service Medal for Distinguished Service   Sh. Santosh Rajaram Vinchurkar, Superintendent, District Jail, Jhabua, Madhya Pradesh. Shri Rajendra Tanbaji Dhamne, Deputy Inspector General of Prison, Central… Read More »

MCA set up Central Registration Centre (CRC)

Ministry of Corporate Affairs sets up Central Registration Centre (CRC) on Republic Day The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has taken the initiative in Government Process Re-engineering (GPR) and launched the Central Registration Centre (CRC), on the occasion of Republic Day 2016, with the specific objective of providing speedy incorporation related services within stipulated time frames… Read More »


MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT TO LAUNCH BOOKS FOR CHILDREN UNDER VEERGATHA SERIES Shri Manohar Parrikar, Union Minister of Defence will release a set of first five illustrated books for children, under Veergatha Series in English and Hindi each on 25 January 2016 in New Delhi. Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani, Union Minister of Human Resource… Read More »