Cabinet approves New Bill to ban Unregulated Deposit Schemes and Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2018

In a major policy initiative to protect the savings of the investors, the Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister has given its approval to introduce the following bills in the Parliament:- (a) Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill, 2018 in parliament & (b) Chit Funds (Amendment) Bill, 2018 The Banning of Read More …

Integrated Scheme for School Education

Context: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of Department of School Education and Literacy to formulate an Integrated Scheme on School Education by subsuming  (a) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) (b) Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) (c) Teacher Education (TE)  from 1st April, 2018 to 31st March, Read More …

Cabinet approved continuation of Krishi Vigyan Kendras till 2019-20

Context: The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister has approved the proposal of the Department of Agricultural Research and Education for continuation / strengthening, upto 2019-20, of 669 Krishi Vigyan Kendras(KVKs) established till 31.03.2017, 11 Agricultural Technology Application Research Institutes (ATARIs), support to the Directorates of Extension Read More …