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PM Narendra Modi leaves for a week-long America visit

September 20, 2019
PM Narendra Modi leaves for a week-long America visit

PM @narendramodi leaves for USA. During this visit he will be taking part in multiple programmes including addressing the @UN General Assembly, the Community Programme in Houston and talks with @POTUS @realDonaldTrump. pic.twitter.com/DZf8i3wBaM— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 20, 2019 Prime Minister’s statement prior to his departure for USA I am visiting the United States of America from 21 to 27 September 2019. I will visit Houston and, thereafter, New York to attend the Hi...Read More

Corporate tax slashed to 22% for domestic, 15% for new domestic manufacturing companies

September 20, 2019
Corporate tax slashed to 22% for domestic, 15% for new domestic manufacturing companies

New Delhi: The Government has brought in the Taxation Laws (Amendment) Ordinance 2019 to make certain amendments in the Income-tax Act 1961 and the Finance (No. 2) Act 2019. This was stated by the Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt Nirmala Sitaraman during the Press Conference in Goa today. The Finance Minister elaborated the salient features of these amendments , which are as under:- In order to promote growth and investment, a new provision has been inserted in the Inco...Read More

Rupani launches Job Fair Fortnight, asks youth to look beyond govt jobs

September 19, 2019

Gandhinagar: Emphasizing that skilling and employment generation are the top priorities of his government, Chief Minister Shri Vijay Rupani Thursday launched the state-wide Job Fair Fortnight at Gandhinagar. The Job Fair Fortnight is an initiative of the Labour and Employment department and it aims to generate over 35,000 job opportunities. In his address on the occasion, Chief Minister Shri Vijay Rupani, said, “Gujarat has emerged as the best investment destination, and is attractin...Read More

Vivekananda Kendra kicks off nationwide mass contact programme to mark 50 years of Vivekananda Rock Memorial

September 18, 2019
Vivekananda Kendra kicks off nationwide mass contact programme to mark 50 years of Vivekananda Rock Memorial

Ahmedabad: Vivekananda Rock Memorial at Kanyakumari in South India has completed 50 years. To mark this occasion, Vivekananda Kendra - Kanyakumari has started a big nationwide public contact program titled as ‘Ek Bharat Vijayi Bharat’ from 2nd September 2019. Announcement for the same was made today in Ahmedabad by office bearers of Vivekananda Kendra. Swami Vivekananda meditated sitting over a mid-sea rock off Kanyakumari during 25-27 December way back in year 1892. Sitting on that rock...Read More

Union Cabinet approves Promulgation of the Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes Ordinance

September 18, 2019
Union Cabinet approves Promulgation of the Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes Ordinance

New Delhi: In a major health and wellness initiative for the country, the Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the Promulgation of the Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (production, manufacture, import, export, transport, sale, distribution, storage and advertisement) Ordinance, 2019. Electronic-cigarettes are battery-operated devices that produce aerosol by heating a solution containing nicotine, which is the addictive substance in combustible ci...Read More

New Motor Vehicle Act: Relaxation on new fines for helmet, PUC violations extended till October 15 in Gujarat

September 18, 2019
New Motor Vehicle Act: Relaxation on new fines for helmet, PUC violations extended till October 15 in Gujarat

Gandhinagar; In a relief of sorts to vehicle owners in Gujarat, the state government today decided to suspend the implementation of new rules under Motor Vehicles Amendment Act with stiffer fines till October 15. Transport Minister of the state R C Faldu today informed the media persons about this decision taken in the cabinet meeting chaired by CM Vijay Rupani who had earlier implemented it from September 16.Faldu said that in the wake of various difficulties being faced by vehicl...Read More

Modi performs puja of Narmada water, elaborated about its benefits

September 17, 2019

Kevadiya: PM Narendra Modi today performed puja of Narmada water here and also congratulated the organizers of the Namami Devi Narmade event here to mark the filling up of the Sardar Sarovar Dam on river Narmada for their aesthetic sense in selecting the venue. He also elaborated about the benefits of Narmada project to Gujarat on the occasion. Cogratulating the organisers of the programme for their ''aesthetic sense'', Modi said it is a rare scenery where on one side ther...Read More

PM Modi compares Statue of Unity’s popularity with that of Statue of Liberty

September 17, 2019

Kevadiya: PM Narendra Modi today compared the popularity of Statue of Unity, the 182 meters tall icon of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel set up near Kevadiya town in Narmada district of his home-state Gujarat as world's tallest sculptor with New York based iconic Statue of Liberty which was once the tallest across the globe for years. Addressing an event to mark the filling up of Sardar Sarovar dam on river Narmada here, PM Modi, who had earlier taken an aerial view of the Statue of Unity...Read More

Live: PM Narendra Modi’s Gujarat visit

September 17, 2019

Gandhinagar: Presented here is live stream of national broadcaster Doordarshan's Gujarati channel DD Girnar on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's today's Gujarat visit.Read More

PM Narendra Modi arrives on two-day visit to Gujarat

September 16, 2019

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi arrived here on two-day visit to Gujarat today. Shri Modi arrived late in the evening at Sardar Patel international airport in Ahmedabad and left for a night halt at Raj Bhavan in capital Gandhinagar. On Tuesday, on his birthday, son of soil Narendrabhai will visit his younger brother Pankaj Modi's place to meet mother Hiraba. Shri Modi will take blessings of Hiraba and later fly to Kevadia colony in Narmada district of Central Gujarat whe...Read More