Niti Aayog

High time country gets out of election mode: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik at NITI Aayog meet

Naveen Patnaik said that the elections are an essential feature of a democracy. Odisha CM said, "However, the hallmark of a mature democracy is that once elected, Government are meant to work for people, beyond the party line. Its high time that we as a country have serious introspection on whether we are able to do the same."

Feb 20, 2021, 16:04 PM IST

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Feb 20, 2021, 14:40 PM IST

Centre, states need to work closely to boost economic growth: PM Modi at Niti Aayog meet

While addressing the chief ministers and officials of state governments during the virtual meet, PM Modi said, “In the COVID period, we saw how Centre and states worked together, the nation succeeded and a good image of India was built before the entire world..."

Feb 20, 2021, 12:36 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to chair NITI Aayog's Governing Council meet today

The Governing Council comprises PM Modi, Chief Ministers of States and Union Territories (UTs), with Legislators and Lieutenant Governors of other UTs, and it is a platform to discuss inter-sectoral, inter-departmental and federal issues. 

Feb 20, 2021, 06:45 AM IST

PM Modi's important meeting with economists & experts before general budget

PM Modi will discuss the upcoming general budget with leading economists and experts from various fields on Friday. This virtual meeting has been organized by NITI Aayog. The meeting assumes significance as according to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), India's economy is projected to contract 7.5 per cent in the current fiscal ending March 31, 2021, while the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank estimates the contraction at 10.3 per cent and 9.6 per cent, respectively.


Jan 08, 2021, 10:34 AM IST

1 Minute, 1 News: Big news so far

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Dec 29, 2020, 07:40 AM IST

Government finally breaks silence on NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant's 'too much democracy in India' remark

The Centre on Wednesday tried to end the controversy with Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad saying that, "We are proud of our democracy."

Dec 10, 2020, 08:15 AM IST

Niti Aayog's VK Saraswat stresses upon need for India to focus on small satellites, related technologies

Niti Aayog Member Dr VK Saraswat has stressed upon the need for India to focus on small satellites and its related technologies, which would play a major role in the coming years. Small satellites (smallsats) is a generic term used to refer to satellites that weigh lesser than 500kg. 

Sep 17, 2020, 22:15 PM IST

Gujarat tops Niti Aayog's Export Preparedness Index 2020 ranking, Maharashtra second

Gujarat has topped the Niti Aayog's Export Preparedness Index 2020 followed by Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu in the second and third place respectively, according to the government think tank's report released on Wednesday.

Aug 26, 2020, 15:19 PM IST

Tech Mahindra joins Niti Aayog to support women entrepreneurs

Tech Mahindra will provide mentorship, co-create solutions leveraging new age technologies and support in developing a go-to-market strategy.

Aug 24, 2020, 18:10 PM IST

Atal Innovation Mission, NASSCOM launch ATL AI Step Up Module for school students

The module is the next step in bringing Artificial Intelligence to classrooms and is a successor to the AI Base module launched in February this year, according to NITI Aayog.

Aug 15, 2020, 01:56 AM IST

Centre mulls bringing IITs, IIMs under online education system, seeks inputs from UGC, AICTE

The Narendra Modi government, which recently unveiled the New Education Policy, is going to implement big-ticket changes in the country’s education system and has sought suggestions from the University Grant Commission (UGC) and the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) in this regard.

Aug 12, 2020, 17:37 PM IST

COVID-19 management: AIIMS, NITI Aayog to start best practices sessions for doctors across India

The Clinical Grandrounds on COVID-19 will include the presentation of clinical cases by physicians directly involved in their management. Challenges faced in the management will be discussed by a panel of eminent experts from across the country and outside India. 

Jul 21, 2020, 22:53 PM IST

Indian Railways gets good response on private player train project; 16 firms participate in first pre-bid meeting

The ministry has invited request for qualification (RFQ) from private players to run passenger trains on 109 important routes.

Jul 21, 2020, 22:00 PM IST

10 central government buildings faced sealing in 74-day COVID-19 lockdown

Ten central government buildings in the national capital have been sealed in the past 74 days as many employees and senior officials of different ministries tested coronavirus positive during the 67 days of lockdown and six days of `Unlock 1.0`.

Jun 06, 2020, 19:57 PM IST

NITI Aayog building sealed for 48 hours after staffer tests coronavirus COVID-19 positive, colleagues asked to quarantine

The NITI Aayog building in the national capital was sealed for 48 hours after a director-level officer tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday. A director-level officer working at NITI Bhawan has been tested positive for COVID-19. Today at 9 am, he got his report, and then he informed authorities," Alok Kumar, an adviser at NITI Aayog, said on Tuesday.

Apr 28, 2020, 13:13 PM IST

People of Jammu and Kashmir used Internet to watch dirty films: NITI Aayog member VK Saraswat

NITI Aayog member VK Saraswat on Saturday (January 19) said internet was used by people of Jammu and Kashmir to watch 'gandi filmein' (dirty films).

Jan 19, 2020, 12:08 PM IST

SDG India Index: Kerala, Himachal top-ranked states; Chandigarh, Puducherry up among union territories

Kerala retained its rank as the top state with a score of 70. Chandigarh too maintained its top spot among the UTs with a score of 70.

Dec 31, 2019, 20:04 PM IST

Niti Aayog to prepare roadmap on population control in meeting on Friday

Government think-tank Niti Aayog will hold a consultation with top policymakers, experts and specialists to brainstorm on ways and means of strengthening India’s population policy and family planning programme on Friday, and will come up with a roadmap to work on controlling population in the country.

Dec 19, 2019, 19:14 PM IST

After Ayushman Bharat, Modi government plans to launch healthcare scheme for middle class

Niti Ayog has prepared a report for the scheme terming it as 'Health system for new India'. According to the Niti Ayog, there is no such health care scheme for middle class in the country and this is the reason the government wants to come up with this new scheme.

Nov 19, 2019, 17:24 PM IST