Prime Minister's first address to the Nation after demonetisation: Important announcements

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation today i.e., December 31, 2016, his first since November 8, the day he announced a ban on circulation of old Rs 500, 1000 notes. 
Announcing a string of schemes during his New Year eve speech, the PM announced a string of schemes for the poor, farmers and senior citizens.

Biotech- KISAN launched by Government of India

Biotech-KISAN was recently launched by the government. It is a new programme that empowers farmers, especially women farmers. It is a Farmer centric scheme launched by of the Department of Biotechnology.  

PM Narendra Modi launched "Urja Ganga" project

PM Modi recently launched Urja Ganga, the highly ambitious gas pipeline project in Varanasi.

Sovereign Gold Bonds: RBI Shifts Issue Date By A Week

With over two lakh applications for the Sovereign Gold Bond, the Reserve Bank of India has shifted the issue date by a week to September 30 for “smooth” uploading of the subscriptions in its ‘E-Kuber’ system.

Smart Cities Awas Yojana

Smart Cities Awas Yojna Mission was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in June 2015.