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Legal Reforms Get Rs. 807 Crore for Access to Justice

New Delhi (ABC Live): National Mission for Justice Delivery and Legal Reforms was set up with the twin objectives of increasing access by reducing delays and arrears in the system and enhancing accountability through structural changes and by setting performance standards and capacities. The Mission for Legal Reforms has been pursuing a co-ordinated approach for phased liquidation of arrears and pendency …

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NDRF Saves 4,68,971 Human Lives Till Date

New Delhi (ABC Live): NDRF, National Policy on Disaster Management (NPDM) was approved by the then Union Cabinet on 22nd October, 2009 with the vision “To built a safe and disaster resilient India by developing a holistic, proactive, multi-disaster oriented and technology driven strategy through a culture of prevention, mitigation, preparedness and response”. NPDM provides for an integration approach for …

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India Announces New Urea Poilcy 2015

New (ABC Live):New Urea Poilcy 2015 ,The Department of Fertilizers, Government of India has taken various initiatives during the last one year. These initiatives aim at working in the direction of promoting the indigenous production of Fertilizers, and making them available to the farmers in time. New Urea Poilcy-2015: Based on the CCEA decision, the New Urea Policy-2015 (NUP-2015) has …

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ISRO PSLV C29 Injects Six Singapore Satellites into Space

New Delhi (ABC Live):In its thirty second flight conducted from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC), SHAR, Sriharikota today evening (December 16, 2015), ISRO’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV C29 successfully launched six satellites of Singapore, including the 400 kg TeLEOS-1, the primary satellite. The other five satellites were co. passenger payloads. PSLV-C29 launched all the six payloads into an orbit …

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India Approves ESSO MoES MoU on Weather Forecast

New Delhi (ABC Live): The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has approved the signing of the Consortium Agreement by the Earth System Science Organization-Ministry of Earth Sciences ,ESSO MoES  with the U. K. Met Office (UKMO), Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) and the Commonwealth of Australia through its Bureau of Meteorology and the Commonwealth Scientific Industrial …

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India Spain MoU on Port Cooperation Approved

New Delhi (ABC Live): India Spain MoU on Port Cooperation was approved by the Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for signing of a Memorandum of Understanding. Recognizing the significant mutual benefit that can be derived from cooperation in the port matters between the two countries, it has been decided to sign …

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India Updates Its Model Bilateral Investment Treaty

New Delhi (ABC Live): The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for the revised Model Text for the Model Bilateral Investment Treaty. The revised Indian model text for Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) will replace the existing Indian Model BIT.  The revised model BIT will be used for re-negotiation of existing BITs and …

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IAEA Adopts Resolution on Iran Nuclear Programme

New Delhi (ABC Live):The IAEA Board of Governors today considered the Director General’s Final Assessment on Past and Present Outstanding Issues Regarding Iran’s Nuclear Programme and adopted a resolution. In his opening statement, Mr Amano summarized the main findings of his report: “The Agency assesses that a range of activities relevant to the development of a nuclear explosive device were conducted in Iran …

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Patent, Trade Mark, Plant Varieties Show Impressive Rise

Geneva, December (ABC Live): Innovators filed some 2.7 million patent applications to mark another worldwide annual rise in 2014, as application activity in China outstripped the combined total in its next-closest followers, the United States and Japan. Trademark and plant variety filings also showed strong growth last year, while industrial design applications declined for the first time in two decades, …

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CBI Raided Office of Secretary to Kejriwal

New Delhi (ABC Live):The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against a senior civil servant presently working as Secretary to Arvind Kejriwal  ,Chief Minister of Delhi, MD of Intelligent Communication System India Limited (a Public Sector Undertaking), New Delhi; two then MDs of ICSIL; two then Directors of a private firm of Delhi & the said Delhi based …

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