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Review of SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989

The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) {PoA} Act, 1989, extends to the whole of India except Jammu and Kashmir, and responsibility for its implementation rests with State Governments/Union Territory Administrations. The States/Union Territories are provided due Central assistance under a Centrally Sponsored Scheme, for effective implementation of the PoA Act. They… Read More

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Anand Sharma Launches 21 New Textiles Parks

The Union Minister for Commerce, Industry and Textiles, Shri Anand Sharma launched 21 New Textile Parks approved under Scheme for Integrated Textile Parks (SITP) here today. These new parks take the total number to 61 parks as 40 Parks were sanctioned earlier. The Scheme for Integrated Textiles Parks (SITP) has been instrumental in development of… Read More

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New policy initiatives to promote investment in the Electronics System Design and Manufacturing sector

Shri Kapil Sibal, Union Minister of Communications and IT met Ambassadors and Heads of Chambers of Commerce of Countries which are leaders in the electronics sector here today. He shared the new policy initiatives launched by the Government to promote investment in the Electronics System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) sector. US, UK, Germany, Belgium, Finland,… Read More

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Cabinet Approval to National Policy for Children, 2012

The Union Cabinet today gave its approval to the National Policy for Children, 2012. The Policy reaffirms the government`s commitment to the realisation of the rights of all children in the country. It recognizes every person below the age of eighteen years as a child and that childhood is an integral part of life with… Read More

Tags: Best interestsCabinet of IndiaCapacity developmentChild developmentChild protectionCollective actionMinistry of Women and Child DevelopmentNational Policy

DA and DR released to Central Govt. employees & Pensioners

Release of additional installment of Dearness Allowance to central government employees and Dearness Relief to pensioners, due from 1.1.2013 The Union Cabinet today gave its approval to release an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to central government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners with effect from 01.01.2013 at the rate of 8 percent over the… Read More

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MoC Speak :: Developing Nations need Flexibility in honouring Intellectual Property Commitment

Anand Sharma Defends IP Flexibilities for Developing Countries at WIPO Calls for a Binding Treaty for Protecting Traditional Knowledge Hands Over Instrument of Accession to the Madrid Protocol. Addressing a High Level Policy Dialogue at the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) Headquarters in Geneva today, the Union Minister for Commerce, Industry and Textiles Shri Anand… Read More

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National IPv6 Deployment Roadmap Version 2.0 Policy Guidelines released

The ˜National IPv6 Deployment Roadmap Version II, a document containing policy guidelines for IPv6 transition prepared by NT Cell, Department of Telecom (DoT), was released by Union Minister for Communications & IT, Shri Kapil Sibal here today. Shri Sibal said that Internet is an important tool to connect not only people but people and devices.… Read More

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Foreign Trade Policy to be Announced in First Week of April

Before the announcement of the Foreign Trade Policy in the first week of April 2013, the Union Minister of Commerce, Industry & Textiles Shri Anand Sharma chaired the Board of Trade meeting here today. Recognising the stress that our trade is going through, and the need to enhance exports, we will be supportive, said Shri… Read More

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Government Committed to Freedom of Expression

There should be no doubt that we are wedded to the freedom of expression. This was stated by Shri Kapil Sibal, Union Minister for Communications and IT, while delivering the keynote address at the google big tent activate summit, here today. He underlined that the Internet is the most important and transformative forum. Underlining the… Read More

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MoC calls for conclusion to Broad based Trade and Investment Agreement with the European Union

The Union Minister of Commerce Industry and Textiles Shri Anand Sharma has called for a nearly conclusion of ongoing negotiations for Broad based Trade and Investment agreement (BTIA) between India and European Union. In a meeting with Mr Hugo Swire MP, British Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth, here today, Shri Sharma said that offer… Read More

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Central Administrative Tribunal urged to improve its Efficiency – Propasals to Amend CAT Act under Consideration

Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Shri V Narayansamy said that there is an urgent need to strengthen Central Administrative Tribunal( CAT) and make it more effective. Speaking as Special Guest at the daylong All India Conference of the members of Central Administrative Tribunal here today he said to streamline the… Read More

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Expenditure Finance Committee extends coverage of Rajiv AwasYojana

New Cities Under Rajiv Awas Yojana : The Expenditure Finance Committee (EFC) note for phase II of Rajiv AwasYojana is under inter-ministerial consultation wherein it is proposed to extend the coverage of Rajiv Awas Yojana to all towns and cities as against 250 class I towns stipulated earlier. Cities having population more than 5 lakhs, would… Read More

Tags: Ajay MakenCabinet of IndiaExpenditure Finance CommitteeIndiaRajivRajiv Awas YojanaRajya SabhaShrimati Smriti Zubin IraniStateUrban area

Changes proposed in Model Rent Control Act

Land™ and ˜Ã‡olonisation™ are State subjects and the issue of Rent Control falls within the relm of State functions. Rent control reforms were a part of optional reforms under JNNURM. The Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation has circulated a draft Model Rent Control Act for ascertaining the views and comments of States and… Read More

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