Newsletter: September 2019

Even as the monsoons recede, they leave many parts of the country wearing a fresh look resplendent with lush greenery & various hues of seasonal blooms, such as gulmohar, hibiscus, jasmine, lotus et al.

5th of September is celebrated as Teacher's Day to honour Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the great teacher, academic philosopher and India's Second President. September also sees observance of festivals such as Ganesh Chaturthi, Muharram & Onam.

We, at the National Portal of India, are dedicated to keep you informed about all the latest developments pertaining to India and its diverse facets by providing a unique gateway to access important information. Our constant endeavour is to make your visit to the National Portal a more satisfying experience. We wish to get your kind support as we have been receiving so far. Do write to us, if you have any suggestion or feedback.

We have been adding new content across all the sections of the Portal. Following are some of the recently added content:

What's New

Who's Who
Online Services

Most Viewed on National Portal

Polytechnic Colleges in Andhra Pradesh
Directorate of Estates of Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
Schemes Petrochemical by the Department of Chemical and Petrochemical
Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL)
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya

Newly launched/revamped Government websites

Embassy of India, Washington DC
Aadhaar enabled Public Distribution System (AePDS)
Conference, Travel, Exhibition and Popular Lectures (CTEP)
Paudhagiri, Haryana
National Centre for Seismology (NCS)

For more information on recently launched websites, kindly visit the GOI Web Directory.

Helpline Numbers

Directorate of Film Festivals: 011-26499386/26499378
Delhi Development Authority: 1800110332

Spotlight » NISHTHA


NISHTHA is a capacity building programme for "Improving Quality of School Education through Integrated Teacher Training". It aims to build competencies among all the teachers and school principals at the elementary stage. National Initiative for School Heads' and Teachers' Holistic Advancement (NISHTHA) is the world's largest teachers' training programme of its kind.

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Now you can get online textbooks of National Council of Educational Research and Training. All the details are available on the website.

Browse through our Services Section for details about this online service and other services designed to bring the Indian Government closer to its citizens.



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