NITI Aayog

India needs to grow over 8 per cent a year to become USD 5-trillion economy by 2025: Amitabh Kant 

Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said economic growth is driven by the private sector, so India needs to create the right environment for the private sector investment.

published on : 23rd July 2019

NITI Aayog invites bids for development of National Data and Analytics Platform

The consultant will be required undertake the development, operation and maintenance of a web portal that will serve as a single point for accessing data across all ministries.

published on : 20th July 2019

Cabinet nod for common exit exam for MBBS graduates

TNIE had reported on July 15 that the government was planning to make admission to PG programmes on the basis of their NEXT score. 

published on : 18th July 2019

UN officials express awe over India's progress in achieving Sustainable Development Goals

United Nations Development Programme Administrator Achim Steiner lauded India's ambitious initiatives that are playing a critical role in improving the lives of its people and advancing the SDGs.

published on : 17th July 2019

No plan to completely ban petrol and diesel vehicles: Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan 

The NITI Aayog has reportedly proposed that after 2030, only electric vehicles should be sold in India.

published on : 16th July 2019

Government to study water use in agriculture as water crisis looms 

If 10 per cent of the water used for agriculture could be saved, India’s water problems would be solved.

published on : 16th July 2019

Tamil Nadu is the medical tourism hub of India: Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu

Vice-President appeals to doctors to dedicate time to prevent non-communicable diseases and spread awareness at schools

published on : 15th July 2019

Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board managing director M Dana Kishore appeals for water conservation at all costs

 As per a NITI Aayog report on water management index from 2018, India has been undergoing the worst water crisis that the country has ever witnessed.

published on : 14th July 2019

External agency working on plan for shift to electric vehicles

The auto industry had mooted the migration to EVs for two and three-wheelers in a phased manner by selecting the most polluted cities and targeting 100 per cent migration to EVs for such cities.

published on : 12th July 2019

Telangana ranks 11th in child immunisation: Report

As per NITI Aayog, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Jammu & Kashmir and Jharkhand  hit 100 per cent immunisation coverage.

published on : 11th July 2019

National Assessment and Accreditation Council plans binary accreditation for Higher Education Institutions in Telangana

Assuming the role of a mentor, the Council wants to ensure that the new accreditation system is in place by 2030.

published on : 9th July 2019

Budget gives clear signals on promoting electric vehicles: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Answering questions on disinvestment, Rajiv Kumar said the ambitious target of Rs 1.05 lakh crore for 2019-20 is achievable.

published on : 7th July 2019

Water-deprived Alkapur in Hyderabad fearing doomsday

Several residents from Alkapur township in Manikonda staged a protest demanding water supply.

published on : 7th July 2019

Budget clean break from past, sets out agenda for Modi 2.0 government: Niti Aayog VC Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar said I-T rebate was provided six months ago in the interim Budget and such concessions cannot be repeated all the time due to fiscal constraints.

published on : 6th July 2019

Investment in R&D must go up to two per cent of GDP: DRDO chief

Dr Saraswat was speaking on the sidelines of the second edition of India Conference on ‘Innovation, Intellectual Property and Competition’ held at the Indian School of Business in Hyderabad.

published on : 5th July 2019
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