Centre will respond with fiscal steps if required in view of second wave of COVID-19, says Niti Aayog V-C Rajiv Kumar
While acknowledging that the present situation has become far more difficult than it was in the past due to rising cases, Kumar remained hopeful that India's economy will grow 11 percent in the current fiscal
Launching the Poshan Gyan, a national digital repository on health and nutrition, Kumar said that real change can be brought about only through changing behaviours on the ground
'Pandemic is not yet over': Centre urges caution as COVID cases surge, says it's 'very worried' about Maharashtra
NITI Aayog member VK Paul also sounded a word of caution for Delhi and its neighbourhood, which is seeing a rise in positivity rate
Production-linked incentive scheme to boost India's manufacturing output by $520 billion in 5 years, says Narendra Modi
Addressing a webinar on PLI scheme, Modi added that Rs 2 lakh crore was earmarked for it in this year's Budget
The three-day Global Bio-India 2021 was inaugurated Monday by Harsh Vardhan, the minister of Science & Technology, and Health & Family Welfare.
Speaking at a NITI Aayog meeting, Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswami said that the project would benefit lakhs of people in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu upon completion
Narendra Modi addresses sixth Niti Aayog meet, says reforms needed in farm sector to provide funds, technology
The prime minister also said that the private sector should be given full opportunity to become a part of the government's Aatmanirbhar Bharat programme
Narendra Modi chairs sixth NITI Aayog meet, stresses on partnership between Centre and states to boost economy
The prime minister underlined the need for reducing compliance burden on people and asked the states to form committees to reduce regulations which are no longer relevant
No COVID-19 deaths in 15 states and UTs over past 24 hrs, South African variant not found in India till now, says Centre
Meanwhile, the number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID-19 reached 65.28 lakh on day 25 of the nationwide inoculation drive, the Union Health Ministry said
Second dose of COVID-19 vaccine to be administered to healthcare workers from 13 Feb, says health ministry
Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that 45,93,427 beneficiaries have been vaccinated against COVID-19 till 1.30 pm on Thursday
Over 28L inoculated thus far; Delhi, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Jharkhand need to improve coverage, says Centre
The Union Health Ministry on Thursday claimed that India has nearly flattened its coronavirus infection curve with pro-active testing and vaccination drives along with a consistent rise in the cumulative recoveries across the nation.
Mamata Banerjee demands four capitals for India, says Parliament sessions should alternate between locations
Criticising the Centre for abolishing the Planning Commission, the West Bengal chief minister also said that the Niti Aayog and the planning panel can co-exist
NITI Aayog member Dr VK Paul noted that an overwhelming proportion of the country's population is still "very very susceptible" to the novel coronavirus and that the situation may unexpectedly escalate
'Too much of democracy' in India makes it hard to carry out reforms, says NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant
Addressing a virtual event, Kant also said the next wave of reforms in India must come from states
The UK on Wednesday approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, with UK regulator MHRA granting a temporary authorisation for its emergency use
NITI Aayog member Ramesh Chand said that there are very high chances of a big increase in income of the farmers if the new laws are allowed to be implemented
Centre considers emergency use guidelines for COVID-19 vaccine; next wave 'like tsunami', warns Uddhav
Overall, a snapshot of the countrywide COVID-19 situation showed that the total caseload rose to 90.95 lakh with 45,209 new cases on Sunday
The body's mechanism serves in an advisory capacity and needs to interface with existing regulators across sectors, the draft said.
NITI Aayog recruitment 2020: Apply for 13 research officer posts by 24 Dec, check details at niti.gov.in
Candidates applying for the posts for research officers should be between 26 and 35 years of age. The age limit for those applying for senior research officer posts in 40 years as on 24 December 2020
Second COVID-19 wave can't be ruled out, states NITI Aayog's VK Paul; Centre says community transmission limited
Vardhan added, "In different pockets across various states, including West Bengal, community transmission of COVID-19 is expected to occur, especially in densely-populated areas."