Development of Northeastern States strengthens the ‘Act East’ policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi 

Development of Northeastern States strengthens the ‘Act East’ policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi 

New Delhi: – Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that development of infrastructure in the northeastern states would strengthen the Act East policy, with an increase in trade and tourism. Prime Minister Modi attended the foundation laying ceremony of the Manipur water supply project, via videoconference. He underlined the importance of infrastructure development in the northeastern states while speaking on […]

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Development of infrastructure at the border to be expedited; government accepts recommendations of the Shekatkar committee

Development of infrastructure at the border to be expedited; government accepts recommendations of the Shekatkar committee

New Delhi: The government has accepted the recommendations of a committee under Retired Lieutenant General D.B. Shekatkar, for development of roads and other infrastructure in the border areas. The defence ministry gave this information. This will expedite construction of strategically important roads in the border area. China has built a vast road and rail network […]

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Government sets Rs. 56,500 crore as disinvestment target for FY17

Government sets Rs. 56,500 crore as disinvestment target for FY17

New Delhi : The Central Government aims to raise Rs. 56,000 crore through disinvestment for the current financial year. In the last financial year, the Government aimed to raise Rs. 69,500 crore in disinvestment for development of infrastructure. But, only Rs. 25,312 crore were managed to be collected during year. For the year 2014-15, the […]

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