In the last three years, NABARD has given Rs 2,000 crore every year to the Madhya Pradesh government for works related to roads, bridges and irrigation.
The government think tank has been working on the strategy document for a while, and said that it will be ready in a month after seeking comments from states.
The India Meteorological Department said the "lull" in monsoon activity is normal.
Raje said that the Centre should bear 50 percent of the cost incurred on surface water supply projects since 53 percent of the total fluoride water-affected population in the country is in Rajasthan.
Tata Trusts Chairman Ratan Tata and Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma rolled out the 'Digital Nerve Centre (DiNC)' platform in Guwahati.
Kumar also batted strongly for the grant of special category status to Bihar saying the state is far below the national average on multiple parameters of development.
The march began around 5 pm in support of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and three of his cabinet colleagues, who have been holding a sit-in at the LG office
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, along with her Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka counterparts had expressed solidarity with Arvind Kejriwal, who is protesting against a "strike"by bureaucrats in Delhi.
Delhi's IAS association held an unusual press conference at the Press Club and said that the IAS officers in Delhi are "working with utmost sincerity and dedication".
The Opposition confronted the Modi government on issues like the 15th Finance Commission report, distribution of central funding and farm loan waiver.
The GSAT-11 was slated for launch on May 26 but was recalled after ISRO lost contact with GSAT-6A.
The tour is aimed at deepening India's strategic engagement and trade ties with these countries.
Speaking at the Niti Aayog's fourth meeting of Governing Council, Modi stressed that the world expects India to become a USD 5 trillion economy soon.
The central government has been toying with the idea of holding simultaneous elections for quite sometime now.
The Congress' remarks come amid conflicting statements being made by the BJP and JD(U) over seat sharing for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
The move is aimed at drawing strategy for judicious use of money for the state publicity works.
Tiwari's comments came after the chief ministers of West Bengal, Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh had tried meeting Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at the L-G office.
MahaRERA chief feels that the RERA should be the sole authority to redress consumer grievances in the realty space.
Modi has been traced to Belgium by Indian intelligence agencies and his frequent travels, despite the revocation of his passport, have led the sleuths to unearth six passports that he held.
The former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit said Gandhi has emerged as a capable leader and there was no reason why he should not lead the opposition alliance.
As many as 68 companies are under probe, with 19 of them being investigated by the Serious Fraud Investigation Office.
The organisational changes have been effected close on the heels of the BJP losses of Kairana Lok Sabha seat and Noorpur assembly seat in recent bypolls.
FSSAI has initiated Project BHOG to encourage all places of worship in the country to adopt and maintain food safety and hygiene in the preparation of Prasad.
Four Metro stations, including Central Secretariat and Lok Kalyan Marg, will be closed to prevent AAP workers and supporters from reaching Mandi House, the venue of the march.
SAARC Development Fund intends to fund around 80 enterprises across the eight SAARC member states annually