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Suman K Bery will take charge from 1 May, 2022, an official order said. Kumar's tenure will end on 30 April.
Indian economy has recovered 'handsomely' from pandemic-induced disruptions, says ex-NITI Ayog VC Arvind Panagariya
Panagariya suggested that the government must now signal its intention to wind down the fiscal deficit by cutting it by a half-to-one percentage point in 2022-23
NITI Aayog, UNICEF launch nutrition profiles for 19 states, UTs that map out performance across districts
Each states nutrition profile has included key takeaways for children, women and men and identified areas for further improvement.
The figures are based on data collated between 18 April and 15 August this year. ICMR chief Balram Bhargava mentioned that the vaccines have a 'protective effect against death' across age groups
The intranasal vaccine BBV154 is being tested to check if it prevents infection, halts person-to-person transmission, and progression of COVID-19.
It will still be mandatory for companies to conduct a bridging trial in India after the individual vaccines are given EUA.
India's metro cities will run out of groundwater in next 10 yrs, claims NITI Ayog report; 40% populace will have no access to drinking water by 2030
The recent report of NITI Ayog on groundwater level says 21 Indian cities including Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, and Hyderabad - will run out of groundwater by 2020, affecting around 100 million people. It also says that 40 percent of India's population will have no access to drinking water by 2030.
'One nation, one poll' deliberation today: KCR to skip Narendra Modi's meeting with party chiefs, son KT Rama Rao to represent TRS
TRS President and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao would not attend Wednesday's meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the 'one nation, one election' issue. K T Rama Rao, working President of the party and son of the chief minister, would represent the TRS in the meeting.
Goa environmentalists cheer Pramod Sawant's proposal for rain harvesting, raising ground water level
t the NITI Ayog's meeting in New Delhi on Saturday, Sawant said his government would take steps to ensure proper rainwater harvesting to overcome scarcity in the state. Karnataka and Goa, the riparian states of Mahadayi, have been locked in a bitter battle over the sharing of water of the river. Environmentalist Sachin Tendulkar said that the focus should be on rainwater recharge in higher reaches and foothills of the state through micro watershed-based approach.
The central bank is not a part of the government and is agnostic to political agendas but has to function within the realm of the government.
Given India’s rising population, wealth and accordingly, water use per capita, by 2030, India’s overall water use could easily double.
India's water crisis: Lessons from Madurai, a city that adopted tanks and suffered after abandoning them
Understanding why Madurai, like every other city in India, has built over its water bodies like tanks and canals illuminates how we got to the mess we are in
The DoT will set-up a multi-stakeholder body for monitoring and enforcement of net neutrality.
Ahead of Chief Ministers Subgroup meeting, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee highlights need to waive institutional loans to farmers
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday urged a group of chief ministers, set up by the Centre, to consider the need to waive institutional loans of farmers and the formation of adequate budgetary provision for it by the union government.
Congress criticises Narendra Modi for refusing Nitish Kumar's demand to grant special status to Bihar
The Congress charged Narendra Modi with having "insulted Bihar by refusing to acknowledge the demand for grant of special status to the state" when the same was raised by Nitish Kumar at a meeting of Niti Ayog.
Air India flop show: An IPO of the white elephant is out of question; govt better revise terms of sale to attract bidders
SEBI rule state that a company has to log profits for three preceding years before going public. Air India hasn’t made any profit for over a decade
Railway board has finally initiated the process of reviewing the flexi-fare system in premium trains by comparing the prices with that of other modes of transport
Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday defended Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for his remark that India was being run by dynasties
CPM Politburo member Brinda Karat told PTI that her party is not in favour of it.
The policy is aimed at drastically cutting down defence imports from the current 70 percent.