Union Territories(Search results - 41)
IndiaDec 26, 2020, 2:09 PM IST
Ayushman Bharat for J&K gives free insurance cover to its residents
The scheme will provide free-of-cost insurance cover to all residents of the Union territories of Jammu and Kashmir, the PMO said
IndiaOct 11, 2020, 5:13 PM IST
Proud moment for India as 8 beaches awarded BLUE FLAG certification
India’s 8 beaches, spread across five states and two union territories, have been awarded the “BLUE FLAG” by an International Jury comprising of eminent members viz UNEP, UNWTO, FEE, IUCN
IndiaAug 2, 2020, 4:51 PM IST
One Nation One Ration Card scheme extended to J&K, Manipur, Nagaland and Uttarakhand
Jammu and Kashmir, Manipur, Nagaland and Uttarakhand have joined the 'One Nation-One Ration Card' scheme, taking the total number of states and union territories connected under the scheme to 24
IndiaMay 1, 2020, 11:36 AM IST
COVID-19: Centre issues fresh list of districts classified as red, orange and green zones
Union health secretary Preeti Sudan has written to chief secretaries of all states and union territories designating them under categories of red, orange and green zones
IndiaApr 9, 2020, 6:14 PM IST
Centre unveils COVID-19 emergency package worth Rs 15,000 crore
As elaborated in his speech on March 24, PM Modi’s government has approved the 15,000 crore pkg for states and Union territories.
Village Ki ChhoriFeb 11, 2020, 3:16 PM IST
Central Govt Takes Various initiatives to Improve Quality of Education in North-Eastern Region
The Central rules to the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act, 2009 have been amended and class-wise, subject-wise Learning Outcomes have been shared with all States and Union Territories.
IndiaJan 14, 2020, 7:39 PM IST
Deportation of illegal Bangladeshis, Rohingyas: SC seeks reply from Union home ministry on issue
The Supreme Court, which continues to hear the PIL on deportation of illegal Bangladeshis and Rohingyas has issued notices to the Union home ministry and chief secretaries of all states and Union territories in this regard and has posted the matter for further hearing on March 18.
IndiaDec 27, 2019, 5:01 PM IST
Year Ender 2019: Events which drew political attention across the nation
The year 2019 saw several turning points in Indian history. From revoking Jammu and Kashmir’s special status through abrogation of Article 370 to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), here are five events of 2019 that became the most prominent political issues in India.
IndiaNov 29, 2019, 5:38 PM IST
Importance of Dadra-Nagar Haveli and Daman-Diu (Merger of Union Territories) Bill 2019
The government introduced a bill in the Parliament to merge the Union Territories of Daman-Diu and Dadra-Nagar Haveli. The importance of this bill has been simplified by Supriya Krishnamurthy, with inputs from Vicky Nanjappa.
IndiaNov 19, 2019, 5:01 PM IST
Situation in Valley is getting better every passing day: Kashmir divisional commissioner
Within months after the Centre announced its decision to scrap Article 370 and bifurcate the erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir state into two Union Territories (UTs), Kashmir divisional commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan said that the situation is getting better every passing day in the Valley
PoliticsNov 19, 2019, 12:07 PM IST
How Modi Government Made India Open Defecation Free
Swachh Bharat Mission has brought in a remarkable transformation and traceable benefits to the society as a whole. It is one of the largest cleanliness drives in the world.
Over 10 crore household toilets have been built across India since the launch of Swachh Bharat Mission.
Since October 2014, Over 6 lakh villages, 700 districts, 36 union territories or free states have been declared open defecation free.
Lifestyle NewsNov 4, 2019, 7:42 PM IST
Greenhouse gas emissions to kill 1.5 million people every year in India in 2100
The study estimates the combination of hotter summers and more high-heat days will contribute to more than 1.5 million deaths each year by 2100. The projected death rate is as high as the current death rate from all infectious diseases in India today.
PoliticsNov 1, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
Depress Room | A new era for Jammu And Kashmir finally begins
The state of Jammu and Kashmir has now been converted into two union territories, 86 days after Parliament abrogated its special status under Article 370. Let's have a look at what the foreign media has to say.
IndiaOct 25, 2019, 4:28 PM IST
Assembly elections 2019: PM Modi lauds MPs for 'historic decisions' taken for Jammu and Kashmir
Months after the Centre abrogated Articles 370 and 35A in Jammu and bifurcated the state into two Union Territories, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter and lauded MPs for their contribution.
IndiaOct 18, 2019, 5:20 PM IST
Rajnath Singh: No human rights violation in Jammu Kashmir ever since abrogation of Article 370
Defence minister Rajnath Singh has stated that human rights violation in Jammu and Kashmir has not taken place since the abrogation of Article 370. The Central government had in August abrogated Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcated the state into two Union Territories (UTs) -- Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.