‘Gaj Yatra’ launched to mark World Elephant Day 2017

New Delhi, Union Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, launched ‘Gaj Yatra’ here today, a nationwide campaign to protect elephants on the occasion of World Elephant Day. The campaign is planned to cover 12 elephant range states. Addressing the gathering on the occasion, Dr. Vardhan urged the […]

New Science odyssey Film National Parks Adventure launched

Mumbai, Nehru Science Centre, Mumbai has launched the new exciting science odyssey film “America Wild: National Parks Adventure.” This film was voted best giant screen film of the year and won best film- short subject, 2016 GSCA achievement award. This film is directed by Mr. Greg Macgillivray. Mr. Greg Macgillivray […]

Doordarshan allocates Rs 20 cr for distributing 30,000 DTH receiver

NEW DELHI, Public broadcaster Doordarshan has allocated Rs 20 crore for distributing 30,000 direct-to-home (DTH) receiver sets in tribal, remote and border areas, Minister of State in the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore told the Rajya Sabha. DD runs Freedish, a subscription-free DTH service which has a […]

Second Anniversary of Skill India Mission celebrated

New Delhi, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) here today celebrated the second anniversary of Skill India Mission on the World Youth Skills day. 100 GST training centres, 51 Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendras and 100 Yoga training centres were inaugurated on the occasion. SKILL INDIA Mission is the brainchild […]