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NITI Aayog


On government's table, proposal to hike minimum selling price of sugar

July 15, 2020 10:22 am

The government think tank, NITI Aayog too has favored a hike in the minimum selling price of sugar.

Mamata writes to NITI Aayog for inter-disciplianry team for Sundarbans

June 30, 2020 10:28 pm

A central team had visited certain Amphan-ravaged villages in the Sunderbans to assess the extensive damages.

NITI Aayog to states: Speed up medical colleges on PPP model

May 23, 2020 5:34 am

In a communication to chief secretaries of all states, a NITI official has also advised them to use the facility of Viability Gap Funding (VGF), available for social sectors, for this purpose.

Lockdown has averted 14-29 lakh infections, 37-71,000 deaths: Govt

May 23, 2020 7:35 am

Dr V K Paul, Member (Health), NITI Aayog, said the lockdown decision “by the Prime Minister was early and timely”, and “the way the country effectively implemented it, is an international example”.

Virus here to stay, best practices way forward: NITI Aayog member

May 19, 2020 11:34 am

According to him, these best practices include wearing masks, maintaining social distancing, hygiene and using the Aarogya Setu application.

‘Bold, not incremental reforms, will help to boost the productive capacity, productivity of economy,’ says Rajiv Kumar

May 13, 2020 12:15 pm

In an interaction with The Indian Express, after the Prime Minister’s speech on Tuesday, NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar said the steps to be announced in the coming days would focus on ensuring that India does not shut itself out from the global economy, even as it promotes self-reliance.

Krishi Pradhan

May 03, 2020 11:25 pm

Need of the hour is to maximise possibilities of agriculture, which has demonstrated its utility and resilience in trying times.

Amid lockdown exit talk, NITI Aayog CEO tweets 6-point plan

May 01, 2020 9:26 am

Kant's comments assume significance as he is heading one of the 11 empowered groups of officers that have been entrusted with formulating the response against the pandemic.

Regulators in certain areas should not be government officials: Niti CEO

February 26, 2020 1:11 am

The comments also shed light on the way the Data Protection Bill is taking shape and how selectors of the regulatory body have changed between the two drafts.

AGR dues: Govt officials hold high-level meet, discuss relief measures for telcos

February 24, 2020 4:59 am

Though government officials refused to comment, sources said the meeting was the first in a series and was held to apprise officials across ministries of the crisis at hand and possible solutions which the Centre can look at.


President Mukherjee chairs Conference of Governors

February 09, 2016 8:15 am

New Delhi, Feb 09 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday presided over a two-day Conference of Governors at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in the national capital. It is the fourth conference presided over by President Mukherjee and 47th such conference held in the Rashtrapati Bhavan. As many as 23 Governors and two Lieutenant Governors are participating in the conference. Vice-President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several Cabinet Ministers, Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog Arvind Panagariya and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval participated in the conference. The conference will deliberate on terrorism and insurgency activities, creating jobs for youths with special focus on skill development for school dropouts.

CM Harish Rawat on Niti Aayog

January 19, 2015 9:44 am