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The government think-tank Niti Aayog has constituted a task force on the sugar industry to find a long-term solution to the problems faced by the sector, Parliament was informed Tuesday. The task force was established in December 2018 under the chairmanship of Niti Aayog member Ramesh Chand, Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said in a …

NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar Wednesday made a case for adopting a middle path with regard to data protection, stating “data nationalism” may be the anti-thesis of global growth. He stated access to data is crucial for achieving faster growth which is now being driven by the digital economy. Talking at the ‘Raisina Dialogue …

The vice chairman of an influential government thinks tank on Tuesday ed down the shock resignation of Reserve Bank of India governor Urjit Patel, saying the government would do whatever is needed to ensure stability. “It is not as if the RBI is dependent on any particular individual,” said Rajiv Kumar, vice chairman of the …

Women entrepreneurship platform

The Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) is an exemption of its kind, unified access portal which brings together women from different parts of India to realize their entrepreneurial aspirations. The concept of the Platform was first mooted by Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog who announced the setting-up of a Women Entrepreneurship Platform in NITI Aayog …

What is Niti Aayog

The National Institution for Transforming India, also known NITI Aayog, was formed from a resolution of the Union Cabinet on January 1, 2015. NITI Aayog is the classic policy ‘Think Tank’ of the Government of India, providing both directional and policy inputs. While planning strategic and long-term policies and programmes for the Government of India, …