Huawei unveiled world’s first commercial 5G modem with the claim that it can deliver peak speed of over 2,000 megabits per second (Mbps ) on the next-generation network. Chinese electronic device and smartphone maker Huawei has unveiled Balong 5G01, world's first 5G chip at Mobile World Congress 2018 held in Barcelona,. . . . .
To ensure availability of clean drinking water to every household, Union Minister Uma Bharti launched the second project under the 'Swajal Yojna' at Bhikampura village in Rajasthan. The budget for the pilot project for Rajasthan at Bhikampura is Rs 54.17 lakh. Under the scheme,. . . . .
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley inaugurated Online General Provident Fund(GPF) Module at "42nd Civil Accounts Day 2018" at DRDO. The Union Government initiated a major reform in Public Financial Management in 1976. The Audit and Accounts functions were separated by relieving the Comptroller and Auditor General of his. . . . .
The apex anti-terror body National Investigation Agency (NIA) will be the nodal authority for probing cases of human trafficking after the government approved a proposal in this regard. The Union Cabinet okayed the draft Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection, and Rehabilitation) Bill, which also proposes a punishment. . . . .
The Indian economy grew at a five-quarter high of 7.2 percent in the October-December period reflecting overall recovery due to good show by agriculture, manufacturing, construction and certain services. The gross valued added for manufacturing in the quarter under review grew at 8.9 percent higher than 6.9 percent in the. . . . .
Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani today attended the 27th Technological Conference of Indian Jute Industries' Research Association on Shaping the Future of Jute in Kolkata. Addressing the function, Smriti Irani said the promotion of geotextiles in the northeast is the priority of the government. She also hailed. . . . .