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The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind with the veterans of INA, at Yangon, in Myanmar on December 12, 2018.

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The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind laying wreath at Martyrs’ Mausoleum, at Yangon, in Myanmar on December 12, 2018.

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The President, Shri Ram Nath Kovind visiting the Shwedagon Pagoda, at Yangon, Myanmar on December 12, 2018.

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The Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee and Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Sunil Lanba interacting with the media at the Induction ceremony of Deep Sea Submarine Rescue System, at the Naval Dockyard, Mumbai on December 12, 2018.

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The Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee and Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Sunil Lanba addressing at the Induction ceremony of Deep Sea Submarine Rescue System, at the Naval Dockyard, Mumbai on December 12, 2018.

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The Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee and Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Sunil Lanba unveiling the plaque at the Induction ceremony of Deep Sea Submarine Rescue System, at the Naval Dockyard, Mumbai on December 12, 2018.

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The Member Traffic Railway Board, Shri Girish Pillai, the General Manager, North Central Railway, Shri Rajiv Chaudhry and other Senior Railway Officials holding a press conference about the Railways’ preparation for upcoming Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi on December 12, 2018.

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The Member Traffic Railway Board, Shri Girish Pillai, the General Manager, North Central Railway, Shri Rajiv Chaudhry and other Senior Railway Officials releasing the publication, at a press conference about the Railways’ preparation for upcoming Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi on December 12, 2018.

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The Member Traffic Railway Board, Shri Girish Pillai launching the Rail Kumbh Seva 2019 Mobile App, at a press conference about the Railways’ preparation for upcoming Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, in New Delhi on December 12, 2018. The General Manager, North Central Railway, Shri Rajiv Chaudhry and other Senior Railway Officials are also seen.

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President Kovind Addresses Gathering in Yangon; Commits India to Projects that Promote Myanmar’s Priorities, a Stable Neighbourhood and the Development of Local Communities; President also Felicitates INA Veterans Living in Myanmar

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, reached Yangon this afternoon (December 12, 2018), on the second day of his state visit to Myanmar. Later in the day, he addressed a gathering comprising largely people of Indian origin and Indian expatriates at a reception hosted by Shri Vikram Misri, Ambassador of India to Myanmar.

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President Kovind Addresses Gathering in Yangon; Commits India to Projects that Promote Myanmar’s Priorities, a Stable Neighbourhood and the Development of Local Communities; President also Felicitates INA Veterans Living in Myanmar

The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, reached Yangon this afternoon (December 12, 2018), on the second day of his state visit to Myanmar. Later in the day, he addressed a gathering comprising largely people of Indian origin and Indian expatriates at a reception hosted by Shri Vikram Misri, Ambassador of India to Myanmar.

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Shri Nitin Gadkari flags off first container mainline vessel at Tuticorin

Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Shipping and Road Transport & Highways and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation flagged off the first container mainline vessel from VoC Port (Tuticorin Port) along with Shri Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Chief Minister, Tamil Nadu.

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Shri Nitin Gadkari flags off first container mainline vessel at Tuticorin

Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Shipping and Road Transport & Highways and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation flagged off the first container mainline vessel from VoC Port (Tuticorin Port) along with Shri Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Chief Minister, Tamil Nadu.

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The High Commissioner of Bangladesh to India, Mr. Syed Muazzem Ali meeting the Chief Election Commissioner, Shri Sunil Arora, in New Delhi on December 12, 2018.

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The High Commissioner of Bangladesh to India, Mr. Syed Muazzem Ali meeting the Chief Election Commissioner, Shri Sunil Arora, in New Delhi on December 12, 2018.

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PM hands over tricolour to Arunima Sinha on her expedition to Mount Vinson, Antarctica

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today, handed over the tricolour flag to Arunima Sinha, marking the beginning of her expedition to Mount Vinson, Antarctica.

Ms. Arunima Sinha, the first female Divyang to climb Mount Everest, called on the Prime Minister at New Delhi, and apprised him of her upcoming mountaineering expedition to Antarctica.

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PM hands over tricolour to Arunima Sinha on her expedition to Mount Vinson, Antarctica

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today, handed over the tricolour flag to Arunima Sinha, marking the beginning of her expedition to Mount Vinson, Antarctica.

Ms. Arunima Sinha, the first female Divyang to climb Mount Everest, called on the Prime Minister at New Delhi, and apprised him of her upcoming mountaineering expedition to Antarctica.

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School Syllabus proposed to be reduced to half – Shri Prakash Javadekar

The Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Shri Prakash Javadekar inaugurated ‘Kala Utsav (Festival of Arts)’ at colourful function at the National Bal Bhavan in New Delhi today.

In his inaugural address, Shri Prakash Javadekar said that teachers have the onerous responsibility of identifying and nurturing the talents in the students and encouraging them.

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School Syllabus proposed to be reduced to half – Shri Prakash Javadekar

The Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Shri Prakash Javadekar inaugurated ‘Kala Utsav (Festival of Arts)’ at colourful function at the National Bal Bhavan in New Delhi today.

In his inaugural address, Shri Prakash Javadekar said that teachers have the onerous responsibility of identifying and nurturing the talents in the students and encouraging them.

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Prime Minister inauguratesthe Partners’ Forum, 2018 It is only partnerships that will get us to our goals: Prime Minister

“It is only partnerships that will get us to our goals. Partnerships between citizens, Partnerships between communities, Partnerships between countries. The Sustainable Development agenda is a reflection of this.

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Coal Production

In 2018-19 (up to 30.11.2018), Coal India Limited (CIL) supplied 315.94 Million Tonnes (MT) of coal achieving a growth of more than 8% in coal supply to the power sector over the supply of 291.78 MT in the corresponding period of last year.

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Prime Minister inauguratesthe Partners’ Forum, 2018 It is only partnerships that will get us to our goals: Prime Minister

“It is only partnerships that will get us to our goals. Partnerships between citizens, Partnerships between communities, Partnerships between countries. The Sustainable Development agenda is a reflection of this.

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Coal Production

In 2018-19 (up to 30.11.2018), Coal India Limited (CIL) supplied 315.94 Million Tonnes (MT) of coal achieving a growth of more than 8% in coal supply to the power sector over the supply of 291.78 MT in the corresponding period of last year.

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CCTV Cameras in Trains and Railway Stations

Ministry of Railways has planned to provide CCTV based surveillance System at Stations and in passenger carrying trains to enhance safety and security of the passengers. The project of installing CCTV cameras at 8244 Railway Stations (Including halt stations) and in 58276 passenger coaches of trains has been sanctioned at the cost of ? 3771 Crore.

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Upgradation of Security Criterion in Railways

Security has been identified as one of the priority areas by the Railways for strengthening and up-gradation. Measures initiated for strengthening of security over Railways in recent past include provision of Close Circuit Television (CCTV) Cameras at important railway stations, operationalisation and up-gradation of Security Helpline 182, installation of security equipment like baggage scanners etc. In addition, escorting of 2500 trains (on an average daily), is done by Railway Protection Force (RPF) besides escorting of 2200 trains by Government Railway Police (GRP).

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Consumer Price Index Numbers on base 2012=100 for Rural, Urban and Combined for the month of November 2018

The Central Statistics Office (CSO), Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation has revised the Base Year of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) from 2010=100 to 2012=100 with effect from the release of indices for the month of January 2015.

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Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production and Use-Based Index for the Month of October, 2018 (Base 2011-12=100)

The Quick Estimates of Index of Industrial Production (IIP) with base 2011-12 for the month of October 2018 stands at 132.4, which is 8.1 percent higher as compared to the level in the month of October 2017.

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Discontinuation of Mela Surcharge & Facilities at Stations for Kumbh Mela

During major melas where railways have to provide certain facilities like opening of additional booking counters, erection of pilgrim sheds, running of mela specials etc. Mela surcharge was levied in view of the additional expenditure incurred by the railways in providing these facilities.

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Disabled Friendly Stations

Indian Railways is committed to make India accessible for Persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) as part of “Sugamya Bharat Mission” or Accessible India Campaign of Government of India. Improvement/augmentation of amenities at Railway stations, including those for differently abled passengers is a continuous process.

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Elimination of Unmanned Level Crossings in Railways

Government has planned to remove or man all unmanned level crossings (UMLCs) on Broad Gauge (BG). As on 01.04.2018, there were 5792 unmanned level crossings out of which 3479 were on Broad Gauge, 1135 on Meter Gauge and 1178 on Narrow Gauge.

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