Yuva Sahakar-Cooperative Enterprise Support and Innovation Scheme launched

Union Agriculture Minister Shri Radha Mohan Singh on November 14, 2018 launches NCDC’s new scheme ‘Yuva Sahakar-Cooperative Enterprise Support and Innovation Scheme” to promote young entrepreneurs in cooperatives. To cater to the needs and aspirations of the youth, the National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) has come up with a youth-friendly scheme ‘Yuva Read More …

SATAT initiative launched to promote Compressed Bio-Gas as an alternative, green transport fuel

Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, on October 1, 2018 launched an innovative initiative with PSU Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) inviting Expression of Interest (EoI) from potential entrepreneurs to set up Compressed Bio-Gas (CBG) production plants and make available CBG in Read More …

Cabinet approves National Digital Communications Policy-2018

The Union Cabinet on September 26, 2018 approved the National Digital Communications Policy-2018 (NDCP-2018) and re-designation of the Telecom Commission as the “Digital Communications Commission”.  Impact The NDCP-2018 envisions supporting India’s transition to a digitally empowered economy and society by fulfilling the information and communications needs of citizens and enterprises Read More …

Early sowing can increase cotton yield: study

By Dr. Aditi Jain (Twitter handle:@AditiJain1987) New Delhi, September 20 : Crop forecasting—prediction of crop production under different weather conditions through computer simulations—can guide decisions to maximise production under a particular weather condition. Such predictions have become important under the emerging climate change scenario where knowledge about impact of changing Read More …