INTERNATIONAL NATIONAL

Modi and UK’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson announce defence and trade agreement in New Delhi

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a press conference with his British counterpart on Friday to announce a partnership in the defence sector to step up security cooperation in the Indo-Pacific, as well as trade and energy agreements. Johnson also praised India’s work on COVID-19 and said he has an Indian jab in […]

INTERNATIONAL

Biden announces $800 million in Ukraine defense aid as fighting continues in Mariupol

Washington DC : U.S. President Joe Biden announces 800 dollars in Ukraine defense aid as fighting continues in Mariupol on Thursday and said he would ask Congress for more money to help bolster support for the Ukrainian military as it faces a fresh onslaught by Russia on its eastern flank. Russian troops are continuing their […]

SPORTS

FIFA suspended Russian clubs and national teams from all competitions

Zurich, Switzerland : Following the initial decisions adopted by the FIFA Council and the UEFA Executive Committee, which envisaged the adoption of additional measures, FIFA and UEFA have today decided together that all Russian teams, whether national representative teams or club teams, shall be suspended from participation in both FIFA and UEFA competitions until further […]

AGRICULTURE SCIENCE & TECHNO

Unique technology for direct generation of Hydrogen from agricultural residue developed

New Delhi, 30 September 2021 : Indian researchers have developed a unique technology for direct generation of Hydrogen from agricultural residue. This innovation by Indian researchers can promote eco-friendly hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles by overcoming the challenge of hydrogen availability. India has set a target of 60% renewable energy of about 450 GW by 2030. […]

NATIONAL

Central Govt. recommends holding clerical recruitments for Public Sector Banks

New Delhi, 30 September 2021 : The Ministry of Finance, Government of India has recommended that going forward clerical recruitments for the twelve public sector banks and vacancies advertised henceforth, both Prelim & Main exams will be conducted in the 13 regional languages along with English & Hindi. This decision is based on the recommendation […]

NATIONAL

Work collectively to eradicate social evils and create a truly egalitarian society : Vice President

New Delhi : The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today called upon the youth to develop a deeper understanding of India’s timeless traditions and apply various dimensions of India’s cultural genius to activities in contemporary life. The Vice President made these remarks during his visit to the Aurobindo Ashram in Puducherry today. Referring to […]

SPORTS

Vice President calls for reviving the glory of traditional Indian sports like hockey

HIGHLIGHTS : Urges state governments and corporate entities to encourage Indian sports It is time to come out of colonial mindset and justly feel proud of our great tradition and culture – Vice President Vice President emphasizes the need to strike a balance between one’s rights and duties Enlightened citizens who put the nation before […]

HEALTH SCIENCE & TECHNO

Scientists developed a human-based models to study neurological disorders

New Delhi : Dr. Yogita K Adlakha has developed a human-based model to study diseases that hinder the development of neurons such as autism. This will help in the treatment of various neurological disorders.Dr. Adlakha is an Inspire Faculty Fellow of the Union Ministry of Science and Technology. He is a researcher at the Institute of Translational […]

NATIONAL

CBIC has launched the Compliance Information Portal

New Delhi : The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) today launched an informational portal on Indian Customs Recognition. The portal will provide information on various systemic regulatory measures for customs duties on about 12,000 products. Launched by CBIC to facilitate trade and commerce, the portal will enable anyone interested to gather up-to-date information on […]

EDUCATION NATIONAL

Ministry of Education organises ‘National Webinar on Multidisciplinary and Holistic Education’

New Delhi : As part of the celebration of one year of transformative reforms under National Education Policy, 2020, Government of India is organising a series of theme-based webinars on different aspects of National Education Policy, 2020. Multidisciplinary and Holistic Education being one of the biggest thrust area of NEP, University Grants Commission organised a National […]

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Urgent need to bridge the skill gap in youth: Vice President

Vice President calls upon leaders in industry and social sector to supplement government efforts in upskilling youth ‘Impart skills in tune with the new & emerging market demands’: Vice President Shri Naidu interacts with trainees at GMR Varalakshmi Foundation in Hyderabad New Delhi : The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today stressed the urgent […]

COVID19

Centre reviews COVID-19 Situation in 10 States

New Delhi : Rajesh Bhushan, Union Health Secretary chaired a high-level meeting today to review the COVID-19 situation in 10 states of Kerala, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, Assam, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Andhra Pradesh and Manipur. The public health measures taken for surveillance, containment and management of COVID19 by the health authorities in these states were […]

COVID19 NATIONAL

Steps taken by the Govt. to spread awareness about prevention of Corona Virus

New Delhi : National Institutes and Research Councils under the Ministry of Ayush have conducted various studies to document the role of Ayush interventions in Covid-19. 126 studies have been initiated by Research Councils and National Institutes which include 42 prophylactic studies, 40 interventional studies, 11 observational studies, 22 pre-clinical/experimental studies, 01 systematic review, 08 […]

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9 dead, 3 injured in Himachal Pradesh landslides, PM announced ex-gratia

Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh : A massive landslide in Batseri on Sangla-Chitkul road in the Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh on Sunday killed nine persons and injured at least three others. Huge boulders rolled down the mountain following the landslide and destroyed an iron Bailey bridge and many vehicles parked along the road within a few […]

COVID19 INTERNATIONAL

First time ever, Oxygen Express to transport 200 MT Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) to Bangladesh

Indian Railways continue to provide respite through Oxygen Expresses New Delhi & Kolkata : Indian Railways’ Oxygen Express is set to embark on its journey to Bangladesh. This is the first time ever that the Oxygen Express is put into operation to neighbouring country. on 24th July, on indent was placed at Tata in Chakradharpur […]