The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister recently approved the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM). It is an initiative of the Government under the Ministry of Jal Shakti, to provide safe and adequate water through Household Tap Connection to all 17.87 Crore rural households of our country by 2024. The approval was signed in August ..
Topics:Household Tap Connection , Jal Jeevan Mission , JJM , Ministry of Jal Shakti , Tap connection to rural households by 2024
Ganga Prasad Vimal, a famous writer was killed in a road accident, along with his family members in Sri Lanka. He has authored several poems, novels and stories in hindi. The veteran author and translator taught Hindi literature in Punjab University. He worked as the Professor and Head of the Department of the School of ..
Topics:Ganga Prasad Vimal , Hindi author killed in accident , Hindi writer killed in Sri Lanka , Renowned hindi author
The Union Minister Communication, Ravi Shankar Prasad inaugurated the Digital Village “Gurawara” in Rewari district of Haryana. He also announced that free wi-fi services will be provided to all villages across India until March 2020. Out of the 2.5 Lakh Gram Panchayats targeted to be digitally connected through Bharatnet, 1.3 Lakh Panchayats have already been ..
Topics:Bharat Net , Digital village , Digital village campaign , Guruwara , Haryana's digital village
The Good Governance Index was released recently by the Government, on the birth anniversary of Former Prime Minister Vajpayee. The index was released in three categories, which ranked the states in ten sectors. Tamil Nadu was ranked first among the big states, Himachal Pradesh topped among the North-East and hilly states category and Puducherry was ..
Topics:Best governed state , DARPG , Good Governance Index , Tamil Nadu topped Good governance
Philippines witnessed a strong typhoon, named Phanfone, which hit the islands on the day of Christmas. More than a dozen people are said to be killed and several other people are missing. The typhoon made seven landfalls before heading to the South China Sea. More damages were observed in the central region of the country ..
Topics:Cyclone in Philippines , Cyclone Phanfone , Phanfone , Philippines Typhoon , Typhoon Phanfone