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Steps taken by Govt. to protect Ground Water and Environment from Chemical Fertilizers

Soil Health Card Scheme: It is implemented to provide soil test based information on nutrient status to farmers along with recommendations on appropriate dosage of nutrients to be applied for ...

Government initiatives for “Nasha Mukti” of Women

National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction: The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment implements the scheme of National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction (NAPDDR), under which there ...

DAHD sets up Dairy Investment Accelerator

The Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying (DAHD), Government of India, with a view to provide dedicated focus towards promoting & facilitating investments in the Indian Dairy sector, has setup ...

India: World Leader in the Energy Transition

The Union Minister of Power and New and Renewable Energy, Shri RK Singh addressed the conference of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on “Aatmairbhar Bharat - Self Reliance for Renewable ...

Modifications in CSS of Financing Facility under ‘Agriculture Infrastructure Fund’

On 8th July 2021, the Union Cabinet gave its approval to the modifications in Central Sector Scheme of Financing Facility under ‘Agriculture Infrastructure Fund’.The modifications in the Scheme will help ...

India Joins OECD/G20 Inclusive Framework Tax Deal

On 1 July 2021, majority of the members OECD/G20 Inclusive Framework on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (including India) adopted a high-level statement containing an outline of a consensus solution ...

NTPC declares its Energy Compact Goals towards Sustainability

NTPC Limited, India’s largest power generating company under Ministry of Power has become first energy company in energy domain in India to declare its Energy Compact goals as part of ...

Amendment in Food security (Assistance to State Government Rules) 2015

The Department of Food & Public Distribution has issued a notification on 18th June, 2021 to ensure right quantity to beneficiaries in distribution of subsidized foodgrains as per their entitlement ...

Seasonality of Flow in Rivers Projected to Increase in Future

According to a study, snow and glaciers are melting rapidly in the Himalayan range due to climate change, altering water supplies in the rivers like Indus, Ganga and Brahmaputra in ...

Scientists trace the Mystery behind Abundance of Heavy Metals in Oldest Metal-Poor Stars

The abundance of heavy metals in oldest metal-poor stars that are born from the ejecta of first stars has intrigued astronomers for long as already known processes of reaction of ...

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