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Modi to launch PM GatiShakti on Wednesday

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, OCT 12, 2021 In a historic event for the infrastructure landscape of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch PM GatiShakti – National Master Plan for multi-modal connectivity, at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi on Wednesday. Infrastructure creation in India had suffered for decades from multiple issues. There was lack of coordination between different Departments, ...

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There has never been such a decisive government in India: PM

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, OCT 11, 2021 “There has never been such a decisive government in India as it is today. The major reforms that are happening in India today in the Space Sector and Space Tech are an example of this,” said Prime Minister Narendra Modi while launching Indian Space Association (ISpA) today via videoconferencing. The Prime Minister said ...

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PM’s Rs 100-trillion Gati Shakti master plan set to take wings on Oct 13

TBB BUREAU BHUBANESWAR, OCT 11, 2021 The ambitious Rs 100-trillion national master plan for multimodal connectivity, also known as Gati Shakti, aimed at facilitating multi-modal connectivity to more than 1,200 industrial clusters including two defence corridors across the country, will be unveiled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 13. On India’s 75th Independence Day, the Prime Minister had announced ...

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Ambition to Impact: Opportunities for Global Collaboration in India’s Clean Energy Economy

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, SEPT 25, 2021 A special event on ‘Ambition to Impact: Opportunities for Global Collaboration in India’s Clean Energy Economy’ at the United Nations High-Level Dialogue on Energy (HLDE) 2021 was co-organised by the Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy; the Permanent Mission of India to the UN at New York, and the Council on Energy, ...

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2.82 crore households electrified since launch of SAUBHAGYA

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, SEPT 25, 2021 As many as 2.82 crore households have been electrified since the launch of SAUBHAGYA, one of the largest household electrification drives in the world launched by India on this day four years ago. As of March 2019, 2.63 crore willing un-electrified households in rural and urban areas of the country were provided electricity ...

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Finance Ministry approves capital expenditure projects of Rs. 2,903.80 crore in 8 States

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, SEPT 25, 2021 The Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance, has approved capital projects of Rs. 2,903.80 crore in 8 States under the ‘Special Assistance to States for Capital Expenditure for 2021-22’scheme. The Ministry has also released an amount of Rs. 1,393.83 crore to Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Sikkim and Telangana. In ...

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Centre approves PLI scheme for Auto and Drone Industry to enhance manufacturing capabilities

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, SEPT 15, 2021 Taking steps forward towards the vision of an ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Government has approved the PLI (Production Linked Incentive) Scheme for Automobile Industry and Drone Industry with a budgetary outlay of Rs 26,058 crore. The PLI scheme for the auto sector will incentivize high value Advanced Automotive Technology vehicles and ...

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PM chairs high-level meeting on Covid situation

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, SEPT 10, 2021 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday chaired a high level meeting to review the Covid-19 situation and the vaccination. The topics covered included a review of the prevailing Covid-19 scenario, preparedness of the health systems to respond, availability of medical oxygen and matters relating to production, supply and distribution of Covid-19 vaccine. The ...

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Atal Innovation Mission launches Space challenge in collaboration with ISRO & CBSE

TBB BUREAU NEW DELHI, SEPT 10, 2021 Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog in collaboration with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) successfully launched the ATL Space Challenge 2021 for all school students across the country. The challenge has been designed for all the school students, mentors and teachers across the country who ...

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