Atmanirbhar Bharat

Major boost for Atmanirbhar Bharat, Cabinet approves Production Linked Incentive Scheme for Air Conditioners, LED Lights

The prime objective of the PLI scheme is to make manufacturing in India globally competitive by removing sectoral disabilities, creating economies of scale and ensuring efficiencies.

Apr 07, 2021, 17:35 PM IST

COVID lockdown Anniversary: From Loan Moratorium to Atmanirbhar Bharat, 5 big announcements by Modi govt to ease common man's distress

Timely intervention by the government and financial institution like the RBI kept things on smooth sailing for the common man.  Here’s looking back at major announcements made by the government and RBI to ease the burden of the common man during the lockdown.

Mar 24, 2021, 09:56 AM IST

NEP will set foundation for Atmanirbhar Bharat, will make India Vishwaguru: Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'

Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said NEP will build strong foundations for an `Atmanirbhar Bharat` and help India claim its status as a `Vishwaguru`.

Mar 17, 2021, 23:37 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address session on using education for ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday address a session at 10:30 AM to discuss the importance of education, research and skill development in helping the country become self-reliant. 

Mar 03, 2021, 08:40 AM IST

Amazon’s Make in India push, to start manufacturing Fire TV sticks in Chennai

In the blogpost, Amazon wrote that the device manufacturing program will be able to produce hundreds of thousands of Fire TV Stick devices every year, catering to the demands of customers in India. Amazon will continuously evaluate scaling capacity to additional marketplaces/cities depending on the domestic demand.

Feb 17, 2021, 11:38 AM IST

Aero India 2021 kicks off in Bengaluru; Rajnath Singh says it will spark a renewed sense of pride in defence sector

The Union Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh, on Tuesday (February 2) revealed that the Aero India will give a boost to the Aatmanirbhar Bharat scheme as over 200 agreements are expected to be signed on the last day of the show on February 5.

Feb 03, 2021, 12:08 PM IST

Good news for PM-Kisan beneficiaries: Kisan credit card to be issued to 12 lakh farmers in this state

A Zeebiz report said that the Uttar Pradesh government has already prepared Kisan Credit Card for 1.53 crore farmers of the total 2.43 crore beneficiaries, while nearly 90 lakh farmers have been lined up for KYC application. The beneficiaries of the PM-Kisan scheme can also apply for issuing of Kisan Credit card by completing the KYC formalities.

Jan 27, 2021, 16:32 PM IST

Atmanirbhar Bharat: Indian Railways finalises tender for 44 Vande Bharat trains; check details

The specifications for the Vande Bharat trains were prepared after multiple deliberations with the industry at various levels for manufacturing the train sets indigenously. For the first time, the tender required minimum 75% local content requirement of the total value of the tender.

Jan 22, 2021, 16:29 PM IST

Industries witnessing red carpet, we're moving from 'Why India' to 'Why Not India': PM Narendra Modi at Assocham

The theme of the ASSOCHAM programme is 'India's resilience: Atmanirbhar roadmap towards USD 5 trillion economy'.

Dec 19, 2020, 11:40 AM IST

VVDN’s new SMT Facility and Mechanical Tooling Park: An embodiment of Women Empowerment and Aatma Nirbhar Bharat

During the unprecedented COVID-19 Pandemic in 2020 that brought the whole world to a standstill, VVDN opened its 10 acre Global Innovation Park (GIP) in Manesar that was inaugurated by Hon’ble Union Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari in July 2020. 

Dec 15, 2020, 13:29 PM IST

Major push for Atmanirbhar Bharat! Cabinet approves PLI scheme for 10 key sectors –Details here

In a major push for Atmanirbhar Bharat, the Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave its approval to introduce the Production-Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme in 10 key sectors for Enhancing India’s Manufacturing Capabilities and Enhancing Exports.

Nov 11, 2020, 16:13 PM IST

PM SVANidhi Scheme: Modi interacts with beneficiaries, hails banking staff for providing hassle-free service

PM Modi hailed the banking staff across the country for their hassle-free services to the street vendors who availed the loan without any lengthy paper work.

Oct 27, 2020, 11:19 AM IST

IMF calls PM Modi's initiative for self-reliant India and economic package vital

International Monetary Fund (IMF) calls Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative for self-reliant India and economic package vital for the growth of Indian economy.

Sep 25, 2020, 11:40 AM IST

Meet India’s Atmanirbhar Microprocessor chip ‘Moushik’, meant for IoT devices

This is a 180nm chip with a 100Mhz speed and can cater to various small devices and home appliances.

Sep 24, 2020, 18:09 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi launches 'Matsya Sampada Yojana', e-Gopala App for farmers, says 'villages should become pillars of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched the Matsya Sampada Yojana for sustainable development of fisheries sector nduring which he said that villages should become pillars of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat'.

Sep 10, 2020, 14:54 PM IST

PM SVANidhi Scheme for Street Vendors: Online dashboard launched, over 1-7 lakh applications sanctioned so far

The PM SVANidhi Scheme was launched by Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs under the ambit of ‘AtmaNirbhar Bharat Abhiyan’.

Aug 28, 2020, 17:13 PM IST

DRDO identifies 108 systems, subsystems to be designed, developed by Indian industry only

The initiative will pave the way for Indian Defence industry to develop many technologies towards building an AtmaNirbhar Bharat.

Aug 24, 2020, 19:06 PM IST

1.22 crore Kisan Credit Cards sanctioned with credit limit of Rs 1,02,065 crore

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on 15 May 2020 has announced to cover 2.5 crore new farmers under the KCC scheme. 

Aug 20, 2020, 17:32 PM IST

PM SVANidhi Scheme for Street Vendors: Over 5 lakh applications received; 1 lakh applications sanctioned so far

The PM SVANidhi Scheme was launched by Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs under the ambit of ‘AtmaNirbhar Bharat Abhiyan’.

Aug 12, 2020, 18:09 PM IST

DAC approves procurement of defence equipment worth Rs 8722 crore in major boost to armed forces

In a major boost to the armed forces, the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Tuesday approved the procurement of defence equipment for an approximate cost of Rs 8,722.38 crore, including 106 basic trainer aircraft for the Indian Air Force (IAF). The step will strengthen the armed forces by relying on indigenous capability to take forward the initiative on ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’. 

Aug 11, 2020, 18:28 PM IST