Automotive Industry : Notification of Mass Emission Standards for E12 AND E15 fuels

Ministry of Road Transport & Highways Notification of Mass Emission Standards for E12 AND E15 fuels Posted Date:- Oct 13, 2021 Ministry of Road Transport and Highways vide GSR 728 (E) dated 11th October 2021 has notified mass emission standards for E 12 (12% Ethanol with Gasoline) and E15 (15% Ethanol 12 with gasoline) fuels.Continue reading “Automotive Industry : Notification of Mass Emission Standards for E12 AND E15 fuels”

MSME Ministry has set a target to enhance its contribution to GDP up to 50% by 2025 as India becomes a $5 trillion economy

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh says, new business enterprises are heavily dependent on scientific technology in contemporary India Delivers the keynote address at the 7th India International MSME Trade and Investments Expo Summits 2021 in New Delhi today MSME Ministry has set a target to enhance its contribution to GDP up to 50% by 2025Continue reading “MSME Ministry has set a target to enhance its contribution to GDP up to 50% by 2025 as India becomes a $5 trillion economy”

Indian startup ecosystem has the potential & promise to make India the Innovation & Invention hub of the world

Indian startup ecosystem has the potential & promise to make India the Innovation & Invention hub of the world: Shri Piyush Goyal In 75 weeks of “Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, NSAC should facilitate 75 startups to become unicorns by the 75th Independence Day: Shri Goyal Tier II & Tier III cities to be the backboneContinue reading “Indian startup ecosystem has the potential & promise to make India the Innovation & Invention hub of the world”

Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC)

Shri Piyush Goyal chaired Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) Move to democratise digital commerce & move it from platform-centric model to an open-network model Success story of platform independent protocols like UPI to be replicated to provide alternatives to propriety e-commerce sites and create mechanisms to connect buyers and sellers Merchants will be ableContinue reading “Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC)”

In 2020-21, India exported fruits and vegetables valued at Rs 11,019 crore compared to Rs 10,114 crore worth of exports in 2019-20

In a big boost to AgriBusiness, First consignment of vegetables exported to UAE from Uttarakhand In 2020-21, India exported fruits and vegetables valued at Rs 11,019 crore compared to Rs 10,114 crore worth of exports in 2019-20 In a major boost to agricultural produce exports from Uttarakhand, first consignment of vegetables including curry leaf, okra,Continue reading “In 2020-21, India exported fruits and vegetables valued at Rs 11,019 crore compared to Rs 10,114 crore worth of exports in 2019-20”

Kandla becomes first Green SEZ

Achieves CII’s IGBC ( Indian Green Building Council) Green Cities Platinum Rating IGBC Green Platinum rating awarded to Kandla SEZ Government of India working towards ensuring environmentally sustainable development Kandla SEZ (KASEZ) was awarded IGBC Platinum Rating today. KASEZ is the First Green SEZ to achieve the IGBC Green Cities Platinum Rating for Existing Cities.Continue reading “Kandla becomes first Green SEZ”

Upgradation of Agriculture Technology

Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is continuously working to upgrade technology and provide quality seeds to farmers. During this process the advancements made in the agricultural sciences both within India and outside are considered for their replication under the suitable farming situations. ICAR focuses on development/ adoption of new technologies such as- high yieldingContinue reading “Upgradation of Agriculture Technology”

APEDA inks MoU with NAFED for strengthening export linkage of Farmer Cooperatives & FPOs

For harnessing exports potential of agricultural and processed food products of cooperatives as well Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs), the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) today signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Ltd (NAFED). According to the MoU, the key areas of cooperation include facilitatingContinue reading “APEDA inks MoU with NAFED for strengthening export linkage of Farmer Cooperatives & FPOs”

Indian stem cell & developmental biologist part of WHO advisory committee on human genome editing

Posted Date:- Jul 12, 2021 Indian stem cell and developmental biologist Prof. Maneesha S Inamdar has been part of the WHO Expert Advisory Committee on Developing Global Standards for Governance and Oversight of Human Genome Editing, which released two new companion reports providing the first global recommendations to help ensure that human genome editing isContinue reading “Indian stem cell & developmental biologist part of WHO advisory committee on human genome editing”

India Aims to Target over 100 Billion “Blue Economy” Through Deep Ocean Mission and Ocean Resources

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh today said that in the years to come, India aims to target over 100 billion “Blue Economy” through its Deep Ocean Mission (DOM) and ocean resources.Continue reading “India Aims to Target over 100 Billion “Blue Economy” Through Deep Ocean Mission and Ocean Resources”