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INDRA NAVY 16 Starts in Bay of Bengal

New Delhi (ABC Live): INDRA NAVY 16 :The 9th edition of exercise INDRA NAVY, an annual bilateral maritime exercise between Indian Navy and Russian Navy will be conducted in the Bay of Bengal from 14 to 21 December 2016. The primary aim of exercise INDRA NAVY-16 is to increase inter-operability amongst the two navies and develop common understanding and procedures ... Read More »

Government Committee to Review Digital Payments Framework

New Delhi (ABC Live): Digital Payments Framework :The Government of India Committee to review the framework related to Digital Payments In compliance to the decision taken by the Union Cabinet in its meeting held on 24th February 2016, the Government of India constituted a Committee on Digital Payments to review the payments system in the country and to recommend appropriate ... Read More »

RBI Asks CICs to Provide Free Full Credit Report

New Delhi (ABC Live):  Free Full Credit Report : Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has directed that with effect from January 1, 2017, all Credit Information Companies (CICs) shall provide, upon request and after due authentication of the requester, a Free Full Credit Report (FFCR) containing all the details that figure in a full credit report that is accessed by ... Read More »

ISRO Tests Experimental Fight of Reusable Launch Vehicle

New Delhi (ABC Live): Reusable Launch Vehicle : ISRO has successfully carried out the first experimental mission of Reusable Launch Vehicle – Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD), on May 23, 2016 from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. In this mission, critical technologies such as autonomous navigation, guidance & control and reusable thermal protection system have been successfully demonstrated. The Development of Reusable ... Read More »

Pune Metro Rail Project Gets Approval

New Delhi (ABC Live): Pune Metro Rail Project :The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the development of Pune Metro Rail Project Phase – 1. The Pune Metro Rail Corridor will be covering a length of 31.254 km comprising with two corridors i.e. Corridor-1 {Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) to Swargate} covering length of ... Read More »

On Road Testing Mandatory for Automobiles Industries

New Delhi (ABC Live): On Road Testing ; ARAI is one of the Test Agencies, notified under Rule 126 of Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989, for Type Approval Certification of vehicles as per the notified rules, standards and procedures. Procedure of Type approval certification of motor vehicles is in accordance with AIS: 017-2000, as amended from time to time. CMVR ... Read More »

ISRO Launches RESOURCESAT 2A Satellite

New Delhi (ABC Live): RESOURCESAT 2A Satellite : In its thirty eighth flight (PSLV-C36), ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle successfully launched the 1,235 kg RESOURCESAT 2A Satellite today morning (December 07, 2016) from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. This is the thirty seventh consecutively successful mission of PSLV. After PSLV-C36 lift-off at 10:25 am IST from the First Launch ... Read More »

India All set to Get Air Breathing Propulsion System

New Delhi (ABC Live): Air Breathing Propulsion System : The first experimental mission of a sub-scale Scramjet engine, towards the realization of an Air Breathing Propulsion System, was successfully conducted on August 28, 2016 (at 0600 hrs IST) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. Various flight events, namely, burn out of booster rocket stage, ignition of second stage solid rocket, ... Read More »

DMIC-PITF Trust Turns NICDIT with Upgraded Mandate

New Delhi (ABC Live): NICDIT : The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the expansion of the mandate of Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Project Implementation Trust Fund (DMIC-PITF Trust) and its re-designation as National Industrial Corridor Development & Implementation Trust (NICDIT) for integrated development of Industrial Corridors with permission to utilize financial assistance already sanctioned and ... Read More »

Modi Approves New EVMs for Election Commission of India

New Delhi (ABC Live): New EVMs for Election Commission  ;The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal of Election Commission for purchase of 4,10,000 Ballot Units (BUs) and 3,14,000 Control Units (CUs) during 2017-18 and 4,35,306 Ballot Units and 71,716 control units during 2018-19 at a tentative unit cost of Rs.7,700/- and Rs.9,300 ... Read More »