8th August 2017 marked the 75th anniversary of the Quit India movement. On the occasion Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that societies that are disconnected with their history cannot scale new heights... Read more..
The earlier a person starts acquiring a skill set and starts using it, the more qualitative and quantitative experience they gain, and the better and faster they get at executing their craft over the... Read more..
Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation had organized Swachh Sankalp se Swachh Siddhi Essay Writing and Short Film Competitions. It went live on 17th August, 2017 on the MyGov portal and ended on... Read more..
There was a time when the mention of Social Responsibility brought to our mind the image of government bodies, corporates, and non-profit organisations toiling away to bring change and further the... Read more..
Youth engagement is a meaningful participation and sustained involvement of a young person in an activity, with a focus outside of him or herself for the benefit of the community. The Hon. Chief Minister... Read more..
Ministry of Earth Sciences, Earth System Science Organisation, Government of India has celebrated its Foundation Day on 27th July 2017 and announced the awards in various fields. The contests received... Read more..
Department of pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Government of India had run brochure designing contests for “India Medical Device Expo 2018” and “India Pharma Expo 2018”, ... Read more..
Financial inclusion is a concept of making available banking/financial services to a vast section of low income groups and weaker sections at an affordable price. The objective of financial inclusion... Read more..
There is a clear misinformation campaign and propaganda with respect to India acquiring the Bullet Train technology from Japan. Attempts are being made to compare the project to past infrastructure... Read more..
Swachhathon 1.0 – Swachhata Hackathon is an attempt to crowd source solutions for some of the pressing problems faced by the country in Sanitation and Hygiene. MoDWS invited students from schools... Read more..
STEVIA (Stevia rebaudiana) is natures’ sweetner, which offers a lifeline to millions of diabetics as it comes without the risks associated with sugar consumption - a natural sweet gift for millions... Read more..
Thank you for such an overwhelming response. The Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation organized Swachhathon 1.0 as a knowledge aggregation platform to crowd source ideas and innovations for pressing... Read more..
What happens when an age-old practice against the rights of women is termed unconstitutional by the highest court in the country? A breakthrough. A breakthrough for a nation that is on a path towards... Read more..
Women Transforming India Awards is an innovative step in the transformations that are imperative to assure gender equivalence are underlined to enhance awareness about the existent disparities and... Read more..
After implementing Public Bike Sharing scheme in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh Government is planning to execute Smart city scheme to other cities in the State as well.
The Madhya Pradesh government... Read more..
Water is the elixir of life. Safe drinking water is the basic need of all human beings but in many developing countries, generally, water that is available is impure and contaminated with bacteria,... Read more..
The Ministry of Women and Child Development had organized #ThankYouPapa– A story-telling contest on the occasion of Father’s Day on MyGov portal. The competition was made live on 18th June 2017... Read more..
Pimpri Chinchwad Smart City conducted a Logo design competition which required a ‘smart’ logo, which will be reflective of its Smart City aspirations. Hence, the city invited its creative minds... Read more..
The Indian startup ecosystem is one of the fastest growing ecosystems in the world. Sitting as the third largest ecosystems in the world, India Innovation Challenge Design Content (IICDC) launched... Read more..
The Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development envisions to build a National Teacher Platform (NTP) to leverage the power of technology to serve ‘Our Teachers,... Read more..
The process of converting coal to liquid hydrocarbons, liquid fuels and petrochemicals is called Coal Liquefaction. Coal to Liquid Fuels is commonly called “CTL” or “coal liquefaction”, although... Read more..
Over the years, the TI India Innovation Challenge Design Contest (IICDC) has grown to become a massive platform for technical talent. This year with the collaboration with Department of Science &... Read more..
Goods and Services Tax, a revolutionary change in the Indian tax system is a transformational step towards a transparent economy. The one nation one one tax one market vision is an effort to empower... Read more..
July 1, 2016 was an important day in the history of Maharashtra. On this day, the State not only unleashed a mission, but also got an entry in the Limca Book of World records. The day saw a momentous... Read more..
India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) has been set up with a vision to provide a platform to the nation for simple, safe and secure payments banking solutions. It’s a bank for the people, and that’s... Read more..
E-waste recycling, a hitherto not-frequently used term has assumed a new found importance in the fast-paced digital era we are living in. E-waste recycling is the re-use and reprocessing of electrical... Read more..
Logo and Tagline Competition by “National Skill Development Agency” was launched through MyGov portal. Competition ran from 06th September 2016 to 26th September 2016 and NSDA received multiple... Read more..
In contemporary time, Earth is plagued by a lot of environmental hazards and if necessary steps are not taken on time, life would soon cease to exist in this Planet. To protect and preserve our Planet... Read more..
Yoga is a classical Indian form that creates a dynamic connectivity between body, mind and soul. One can start learning this art at any age; in fact experts believe Yoga helps one... Read more..
Yoga, an ancient cultural heritage of India, understands health and well being as a dynamic continuum of human nature and not a mere ‘state’ to be attained and maintained (Bhavanani,... Read more..
Yoga is one of the six schools of ancient Indian Philosophy that enables one to achieve higher levels of performance, helping manifest the potentials from within. Yoga is a great boon to civilized... Read more..
An outstanding example of inter-institutional collaboration
Samba Mahsuri (SM) is a popular rice variety grown largely in 1-2 million hectares of the Indian states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh,... Read more..
The world believes that India, the country of a billion, as the next upcoming power. With half the population still struggling to be skilled, this dream seemed far. This reality had to be changed and... Read more..
The Government of Assam strives to create effective and transparent administrative machinery where law and order prevails. Adequate steps have been taken to bring about a positive change in the overall... Read more..
Engineering students to startup entrepreneurs
India is currently witnessing a tech entrepreneurial wave with innovations coming to the fore; young India is tackling various socio-economic issues through... Read more..
The Smart India Hackathon 2017 promoted innovation, out-of-the-box thinking in young minds, especially engineering students. It was focused on the problems of social importance as identified by 29... Read more..
Anchored by IIM Bangalore & Supported by MyGov and DIPP
India is at the helm of helping the world address some of its biggest challenges. With incredible engineering talent at our disposal,... Read more..
The Joyous festival of Christmas is not only a holy day but also a worldwide cultural and commercial phenomenon. People across the globe observe it with traditions and practices that are both religious... Read more..
Guru Nanak Jayanti, popularly known as Gurupurab, marks the birth anniversary of the great Guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism. To celebrate the auspiciousness of the festival, MyGov conducted an eGreetings... Read more..
Diwali, the festival of light and indeed one of the most popular festivals of India symbolizes wealth, happiness and prosperity. It is celebrated with great vibrancy and gusto all across the country.... Read more..
MyGov celebrated Raksha Bandhan in full fervor with an e-greetings design contest. As ever the contest received an overwhelming response. As per MyGov’s evaluation criteria, the three most circulated... Read more..
MyGov hosted an eGreetings design contest to celebrate our nation’s freedom and honour the great courageous souls. The contest witnessed the creative instincts of thousands of promising artists.
As... Read more..
The contest for designing the logo for ‘World Food India 2017’ for Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Government of India, was hosted on MyGov portal. The contest received an amazing response... Read more..
In yet another landmark intervention CSIR- National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has bestowed upon the nation, it’s first Pristine air-quality monitoring station at the Institute of Himalayan Bioresource... Read more..
Challenge 2.0, the second edition of the Intel & DST Innovate for Digital India Challenge, is a platform for end-to-end product innovation that identifies and incubates homegrown entrepreneurial... Read more..
Smart City Mission Pasighat took up citizen engagement and consultation for preparation of its Draft Smart City Proposal 2017.
The process was conducted both online in Government web portal mygov.in... Read more..
CSIR Laboratories have developed and gainfully deployed significant knowledge base on water, ranging from source finding to mapping of water resources, from quality assessment to enhancing... Read more..
In an attempt to finalize a Smart City project proposal to fit local needs of Puducherry, the Local Administrative Department (LAD), in association with the French Embassy and French Development Agency... Read more..
Based on the various initiatives to promote digital payments amongst citizens of India, a Poster Competition was organized by New Delhi Municipal Council, New Delhi.
As a part of the Program, Poster... Read more..
A logo Design contest for “Indian Sign language Research and Training Center” was launched through MyGov portal. Contest ran from 02.02.2017 to 22.02.2017 and ISLRTC received multiple entries from... Read more..
One of the major environmental hazards confronting Indian cities is Municipal Solid Waste Management (MSW). The unscientific disposal of much of the Municipal Solid Waste has serious implications for... Read more..
And here are shortlisted teams set to participate in Smart India Hackathon 2017 Grand Finale…
AICTE under aegis of MHRD and in collaboration with i4C, Persistent Systems Ltd., UGC, NASSCOM, Rambhau... Read more..
Based on the initiative to drive digital payments amongst citizens of India, DigiDhan Mela-Mumbai was organized by Directorate of Information Technology (DIT), Government of Maharashtra.
Digi Dhan... Read more..
As you are aware Rajkot is participating in Smart city challenge Round III and is a strong contender. As part of Smart city proposal for Round III Rajkot Municipal Corporation has... Read more..
The Ministry of Defence conducted two global design competitions on MyGov to give citizens an opportunity to ideate and design the National War Memorial and National War Museum, to be built in New... Read more..
Our city, Itanagar, faces a wide range of developmental challenges that need to be undertaken right away in order to progress and evolve for the betterment of the city and its residents. India’s... Read more..
The Indian Government has set on a retrofitting and urban renewal mission to modernize 100 mid-sized cities and transform them into satellite towns of large cities. Implemented by the Union Ministry... Read more..
Robots are becoming more interactive in assisting human beings in their daily lives, world over. They are now serving humanity in the fields of industry, defense and medicine.
Exoskeletons are also... Read more..
Jeli Kayi, the sensational singer of Arunachal Pradesh, has joined in the cause to turn Itanagar into a smart city! As the entire nation already knows, Jeli made it to the top 12 contestants of the... Read more..
Itanagar is among the list of 11 cities, also including Shimla, Jammu, Bangalore, Patna, Amaravati and Srinagar, which have been given wildcard entries to the Government of India’s smart city mission.... Read more..
In its unending quest to bring affordable health care solutions and diagnostic practices CSIR-CCMB is working towards “Affordable clinical diagnostic using paper-based Microfluidics devices using... Read more..
Allizhealth, iNICU & iCHR and Banyan Nation from Healthcare and Waste management emerge as the top 3 winners in the Intel & DST- Innovate for Digital India Challenge 2.0 (“Challenge 2.0”)
With... Read more..
As per the Smart City Mission Guidelines citizens engagement is mandatory activity at all level with respect to preparation of smart city challenge stage 2 proposal. The following activities have been... Read more..
Faridabad Smart City Limited conducted a concept design competition for (1) Street: Street connecting old Faridabad railway station to old Faridabad metro station (2) Lake front Development: Bhadkal... Read more..
The gift of sight is God-given. CSIR-CSIO team has developed “Divya Nayan”, a personal reading machine for visually impaired to access printed or electronic textual information. The device is useful... Read more..
Soleckshaw, a Pedicab, is an optimally-designed, pedal-operated as well motor-assisted, zero-carbon emission urban transport vehicle. The concept of Soleckshaw owes its genesis to the realization that... Read more..
Sugarcane juice can easily be India’s answer to sugary soft drinks which are widely believed to refresh the body after jogging, aerobics and exercise. The fact is that drinking one can of soda per... Read more..
A Towering Success of CSIR
Water, albeit being an abundant resource and elixir of life, is not always safe to drink. Unsafe drinking water poses a grave risk of water borne diseases to over 800... Read more..
‘The most unique feature of the Earth is the existence of life, and the most extraordinary feature of life is its diversity’ (Cardinale et al., 2012)
Biodiversity is inextricably linked to human... Read more..
As a newborn steps into this world with its first cry, the mother’s pivotal role in satisfying her baby’s need for sustenance becomes all too clear. It is breast milk ― a nectar for infants ―... Read more..
The dream of a Digital India began in the year 2014 with our Honourable Prime Minister Shri NarendraModi’s far-reaching vision of leveraging digital technology for accelerating growth and development.
PC... Read more..
DigiDhan Mela – an awareness camp is being organized by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) on 17 and 18th December, 2016 at Major Dhyanchand National Stadium, Delhi.
The... Read more..
From time immemorial, human efforts have been primarily directed towards production and preservation of food materials. Today besides ‘food’security’ the concept of ‘nutritional security’... Read more..
The Food Corporation of India launched a Logo and Tagline contest for “Online Procurement” of Food Grains through MyGov portal. Contest ran from 14th October, 2016 to 4th November 2016 and received... Read more..
A logo Design contest for “IIMK LIVE” was launched through MyGov portal. Logo Designing Contest ran from 01.09.2016 to 21.09.2016 and received about 250 entries from MyGov users.
After the conclusion... Read more..
Having baby brings tremendous responsibility on part of both parents right from the day of conception, through the next nine months and endlessly thereafter. Surely then, a couple must be mentally... Read more..
Streptokinase -A life saviour drug that brings life back in a person who has suffered a heart attack! The ingenuity of this drug popularly known as ‘streptokinase’, lies in simply dissolving the... Read more..
Honouring the role of teachers as the beacons of knowledge, MyGov hosted an e-greetings contest which witnessed the participation of hundreds of citizens who submitted creative designs to mark the... Read more..
National Physical Laboratory CSIR-NPL is one among the two scientific institutes established in the country under the aegis of CSIR in 1950. Over the years, the NPL also known as the National Measurement... Read more..
Among CSIR’s many milestones has been the resurrection of the Indian Leather Industry which was on the verge of closure in the wake of the Supreme Court verdict ordering shutdown of nearly 400 tanneries... Read more..
Aircraft engineers have been making consistent efforts to improve upon aircraft design and its numerous key components. One of the challenges has been to keep the weight of the aircraft down by the... Read more..
The festival of Janmashtami was celebrated on MyGov with an egreetings contest which witnessed the participation of hundreds of citizens who submitted creative designs in memory of the beloved deity,... Read more..
CSIR, in its efforts to improve the socioeconomic status of people in the country who are at the bottom of the pyramid of life, is focusing to bring S&T interventions in the areas of health,... Read more..
Come elections and a deep purple mark on the voters’ left forefinger is a familiar sight. What most of us are, however, not so familiar with is the fact that this inerasable ink mark is a gift of... Read more..
As a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi on his 147th birth anniversary and to mark the International Day of Nonviolence, Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti organized an e-greetings contest in association with... Read more..
The first BRICS Under-17 football tournament is set to commence on October 2016 in Goa. A contest was run on Mygov portal to design BRICS football tournament trophy and logo design. The following entries... Read more..
A logo Design contest for "National Hockey Academy" was launched through MyGov portal. Logo Designing Contest ran from 01.05.2016 to 20.05.2016 and received 536 entries in total from MyGov users.
After... Read more..
A logo Design Competition was held to commemorate the 125th birth anniversary of Dr Ambedkar. In this regard, several entries were received and evaluated.
After the evaluation, the entry by Mr Krishna... Read more..
Five out of hundred babies are unable to breathe at birth. Fortunately, most of them can be saved using a procedure called basic resuscitation. Yet, we lose 800,000 babies globally every year to this... Read more..
Fecal incontinence (FI) is the inability to control bowel movements, resulting in the involuntary excretion of liquid, mucous, or solid stool from the rectum. Ranging in severity from minor soiling... Read more..
Brun Health Private Limited is a connected health company focusing on healthy pregnancies. Pregnancy is a state of health and our mission is to ensure that the mother and child are adequately monitored... Read more..
Ordinary people are capable of doing extraordinary things. For this they need to be trusted, encouraged and empowered.
- Azim Premji
Challenge simply means selection of cities through a competition.... Read more..
Bureaucrats often complain of long-drawn meetings that are a waste of time. Some ways to make meetings more useful are given below.
Understanding that meetings are “social systems embedded in... Read more..
Even in modern times, greetings are an important way to wish people on special occasions. The E-Greetings portal is an eco-friendly and contemporary way of sharing greetings with your loved ones on... Read more..
NITI Aayog, in collaboration with MyGov and the UN in India had organized the ‘Women Transforming India’ contest. The primary aim was to make heard lesser-known stories that celebrate the indomitable... Read more..
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas is commemorated every year in India setting a benchmark for the contribution of the overseas Indian community to the progress of the nation. The Ministry of External Affairs... Read more..
While working in the child development clinic at All India Institute of Medical Sciences ( AIIMS), I came across a five year old child with an undetected hearing disability. Although universal screening... Read more..
OrthoHeal, is a medical-technology start-up based in Gujarat, incubated while we were still in college, in IIT. That is when we had realised the several gaps in orthopaedic care in India which could... Read more..
IndioLabs is a Bangalore based medical device startup which was foundedwith the goal of identifying specific clinical needs in India and other emerging markets.A multi-disciplinary team invented the... Read more..
Unmet Need and Market Opportunity: Millions of people worldwide need to undergo intestinal surgery to treat gastrointestinal conditions like Colo-rectal Cancer, Ulcerative Colitis etc. These surgeries... Read more..
Eid-Ul-Fitr is a significant occasion that is celebrated all over the world to mark the completion of the holy month of Ramazan .MyGov launched an e-Greetings design competition for the occasion. The... Read more..
Father’s Day celebrates every man who works hard each day of the year to contribute and make sacrifices for his beloved family. MyGov launched an e-Greetings design competition for the occasion.... Read more..
Yoga Day celebrates India’s multiple centuries-old association with the tradition of Yoga. MyGov launched an e-Greetings design contest for the occasion. The shortlisted entries were published on... Read more..
The Ministry of Women and Child Development had organized #SunoMaaKiKahaani - A story sharing contest on the occasion of Mothers’ Day through the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao page on MyGov portal. The... Read more..
Buddha Purnima, or Vesak, is a festival that marks the birth and enlightenment of Gautama Buddha. To celebrate this occasion, MyGov hosted an e-greetings design contest. The shortlisted entries were... Read more..
Mother’s Day is celebrated to cherish the soul of every family, by acknowledging her for her immense contribution in not just building the family, but the nation too. MyGov hosted an e-greetings... Read more..
The Leadership Talk was conducted by the Jhansi Municipal Corporation from 12 noon to 1 pm on Tuesday, 3rd May, 2016 in the Conference Hall of Jhansi Municipal Corporation. The Leadership Talk was... Read more..
Mahavir Jayanti is an important religious for the Jains, which celebrates the birth of twenty-fourth and the last Tirthankara of the present time cycle. MyGov hosted an e-greetings design contest for... Read more..
Ram Navami is one of the most auspicious occasions in India, to commemorate the birth of ‘Lord Rama'. MyGov hosted a contest for designing for the occasion. The shortlisted entries were published... Read more..
The Brazilian mathematician Artur Avila has found a profound mathematical insight - that inside the complexity of chaos we find oases of simplicity, meaning that in every cyclone there is an eye where... Read more..
NITI Aayog, along with the UN in India and MyGov, is pleased to announce that the stories of 25 women, from villages, towns and cities across the country, have been shortlisted for Women Transforming... Read more..
The Leadership Talk was conducted by the Jhansi Municipal Corporation from 12 noon to 1 pm on Tuesday, 3rd May, 2016 in the Conference Hall of Jhansi Municipal Corporation. The Leadership Talk was... Read more..
Ambedkar Jayanti is celebrated every year on 14th April in memory of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, the father of the Indian Constitution. MyGov hosted a contest to design e-greetings for the occasion. The shortlisted... Read more..
Baisakhi is the harvest festival celebrated on 13th April in Punjab. The festival is important to Sikh community, as it marks the birth of the Khalsa Panth. MyGov invited its users for designing e-Greetings... Read more..
Considering the comments of MoUD, responses from the citizens, discussions with experts, planners, engineers, architects; the Panaji’s Revised Draft of Smart City Proposal is now available for citizen’s... Read more..
Discussion of the "Smart City Mission" City Challenge, as part of the ‘fast track’ selection process, Bhagalpur Municipal Corporation is organizing a Discussion Forum on “Draft Smart City Proposal”... Read more..
Holi is celebrated with joy all over India, marking the victory of good over evil. This vibrant festival is enjoyed by splashing colours and exchanging pleasantries with relatives & friends. MyGov... Read more..
Easter is the occasion to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Our Christian brethren rejoice on Resurrection Sunday, to commemorate the rise of Jesus. MyGov invited its users to design e-Greeting... Read more..
Mussoorie Dehradun Development Authority (MDDA) and Dehradun Municipal Corporation (DMC) take the pride to initiate the Draft Smart City Proposal presentation for citizen under the fast track submission... Read more..
Consultants along with the Panaji Smart City team are working round- the- clock on the Panaji Smart City proposal in an effort to upgrade it in view of the observations shared by the Ministry of Urban... Read more..
Dehradun, has been shortlisted in fast track 23 cities for smart city Mission. The City is preparing a Smart City Proposal (SCP) for round 2 that will include smart city solutions and an outline of... Read more..
Mussoorie Dehradun Development Authority (MDDA) takes the pride to initiate the citizen consultation for the Smart City Challenge through Vision Workshop.
As part of citizen consultation, we are... Read more..
NITI Aayog, Government’s premier think tank hosted live talks on MyGov with Dr. Arvind Pangariya (Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog) and Dr. Amitabh Kant (CEO, NITI Aayog) to answer citizen’s queries regarding... Read more..
MyGov celebrates the spirit of womanhood on the day of International Women’s Day, 8th March 2016. Women in India have significantly contributed in nation building. They are the mothers who nurture... Read more..
The Ministry of Finance invited citizen suggestions for the Union budget 2016 on MyGov through a public discussion. Several of these responses have been reflected in the budget presented by Finance... Read more..
Citizen participation plays a vital role in a vibrant democracy. Continuing its efforts to encourage citizen participation in governance, MyGov, in association with Ministry of Railways, invited... Read more..
The occasion of 67th Republic Day was celebrated in high spirits by the MyGov family with an e-Greeting designing contest. Hundreds of citizens participated and submitted their creative designs. The... Read more..
During the Rashtriya Ekta Divas address on 31st October 2015, on the occasion of birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi announced that the Government of... Read more..
MyGov family celebrated the first harvest festivals of 2016 by participating in the e-Greeting designing competition. MyGov received hundreds of creative entries and selected ones were published on... Read more..
Smart City Challenge Mission Round 2 required the Municipal Authorities to seek consultations from the Citizens in the Form of Essay, Blogs, Discussions, Polling on their vision for a Smart City to... Read more..
The occasion of New Year 2016 was celebrated with high spirits on MyGov with an e-Greeting designing competition. Hundreds of citizens participated and submitted their creative designs. The entries... Read more..
The MyGov family celebrated Christmas by participating in the e-Greeting designing competition. MyGov received hundreds of creative entries and best ones were published on the e-Greetings portal (egreetings.india.gov.in).
As... Read more..