November is an excellent month with weather becoming cooler and dryer, and the full moon at this time of year is considered to be particularly auspicious. Fairs and religious celebrations happen all over the country. This month marks the continuation of auspicious Kartik period. On Kartik Poornima, Guru Nanak's birthday is celebrated. This is one of the most sacred festivals for Sikhs. Muharram, the Islamic New Year is also observed this month.
The First Prime Minister of India, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehruji's birthday is celebrated as Children's day (also known as Bal Divas) in India every year on 14th of November to raise the awareness of people towards the rights, care and education of children.
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To ease business and promote transparency, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi launched new initiatives on Labour Reforms. 'Shram Suvidha Portal' is an initiative by the Ministry of labour & Employment. This Portal seeks to ease the reporting at one place for various Labour Laws, consolidated information of Labour Inspection and its enforcement. The objective of the Portal is to enhance transparency in Labour Inspection and monitoring Labour Inspection based on key performances indices along with providing an effective Grievances Redressal System hyperlinked with Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) Portal. The initiative welcomed by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). The initiative would provide schemes such as portability through a universal account number (UAN) for Employees' Provident Fund subscribers, a single-window portal for business, and a labour inspection scheme would be included.
As Web evolves thanks to the efforts of various stakeholders - communities, public, industry who are motivated by the human zeal to continually innovate and improve quality of existence. The following recent developments are heartening to share in this light:
On October 28, 2014 World Wide Web consortium (W3C) announced the publishing of the HTML 5 Recommendation - that developers can use without having to pay royalty, for empowering all human beings to use a wide variety of devices ANYWHERE to share photos, read news, seek information & services.
On 2nd October, 2014, the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan was launched to involve citizens in ensuring clean streets and infrastructure in the country - Visit Swachh Bharat Portal to participate.
Wishes from loved ones always make festivals more colourful. In this digital age, you can share your heartfelt feelings for your family and friends with our e-cards. On the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti you can send some fabulous e-cards from our repository.
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