​​​​​​​Need to focus on crop diversification to increase the income of farmers : Shri Tomar

Bengaluru (Karnataka) : The two-day National Conference of Agriculture and Horticulture Ministers of the States, organized by the Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare in coordination with the Government of Karnataka, concluded successfully in Bengaluru today. On the basis of extensive deliberations in various sessions during the conference, the States agreed to increase their […]


India Rankings 2022 of higher educational institutes released

HIGHLIGHT : Robust and unified system for assessment, accreditation and ranking will play a major role in enhancing higher education quality- Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Ranking frameworks for schools, ITIs and polytechnics are also being explored- Shri Dharmendra Pradhan New Delhi : The Union Minister Education, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan released the India Rankings […]


NABARD, WB surpasses its business targets reaching an all time high

Kolkata : NABARD, The Agricultural and Rural Development Apex bank of the country has surpassed its old records to reach an all time high in achieving business in the development and promotional activities category in West Bengal. This was stated by Dr A R Khan, CGM, NABARD West Bengal Regional Office today while celebrating the bank’s […]


Free COVID-19 Precaution Doses for 18-59 age from 15 July

Today’s Cabinet decision will further India’s vaccination coverage and create a healthier nation: PM New Delhi : Indian citizen in the 18-59 age group will get free precaution doses of the Covid-19 vaccine at government vaccination centres under a 75-days special drive from July 15, the Cabinet of the Central Government took decision on Wednesday.   […]


NIFT’s Panchkula Campus was inaugurated

Panchkula (Haryana) : The new campus of National Institute of Fashion Technology in Panchkula was inaugurated today by Sh. Piyush Goyal, Union Minister for Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution and Textiles and Sh. Manohar Lal Khattar, Chief Minister, Haryana. During his address after the inauguration, Sh. Piyush Goyal applauded the efforts […]


Govt. formulates strategy to promote NER as agri export hub

HIGHLIGHTS : Government initiatives helped NE region witness more than 85% export growth in last six years Bangladesh, Bhutan, Middle East, UK, Europe are major destination for export of NER products APEDA organises 136 capacity building programmes on export awareness & 22 International Buyer Seller Meetings in last three years in NER APEDA signs a […]


Conference on ‘Scope of Public-Private Partnership in Agriculture’

New Delhi : The Department of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare, Government of India in association with Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry organized a conference on ‘Scope of Public Private Partnership in Agriculture’ in New Delhi today. Shri, Manoj Ahuja, Secretary, Department of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India delivered the Keynote […]


District Collectors to ensure immediate implementation of Service Charge Guidelines : CCPA

CCPA writes to Chief Secretaries and District Collectors to arrange wide publicity of the guidelines along with implementation Delhi reports highest complaints against levying of service charge, within 4 days of issuing guidelines, total 85 complaints registered with National Consumer Helpline   New Delhi : The Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) has directed district collectors […]


“Hariyali Mahotsav” – Tree Festival celebrated

New Delhi : The Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change organized “Hariyali Mahotsav” – Tree Festival, at Talkatora Stadium on Friday, celebrating the nation’s zeal for planting trees and saving forests.  The event was organised in collaboration with the State Governments, Police Institutions of NCT Government of Delhi and Schools of Delhi for undertaking […]


FM Sitharaman to review the progress in issuance of KCC to poor farmers

New Delhi : Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Shri Parshottam Rupala attended a meeting chaired by the Union Minister of Finance, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman to review the progress in issuance of KCC to poor farmers from Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries Sector with Banks & RRBs.  Shri ParshottamRupala, in the meeting held […]


Learn about local cuisine, culture and several aspects of Kerala state

HIGHLIGHTS :  Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat: Students from Himachal Pradesh make a successful five-day visit to Kochi New Delhi : As part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav – Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat (AKAM-EBSB) 50 students from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh concluded there visit to Kochi, Kerala recently. Out of the 50 students, 25 were from 11th […]


Rapidly charging E-cycle developed with Na-ion batteries and supercapacitors

New Delhi : Scientists have used nano-materials to develop Na-ion-based batteries and supercapacitors, which can be rapidly charged and have integrated them in e-cycles. The low-cost Na-ion-based technologies would be cheap and are expected to reduce the cost of the e-cycles significantly. Sodium-ion (Na-ion) batteries have triggered academic and commercial interest as a possible complementary […]


New material discovered can convert infrared light to renewable energy

New Delhi  : Scientists have discovered a novel material that can emit, detect, and modulate infrared light with high efficiency making it useful for solar and thermal energy harvesting and for optical communication devices.  Electromagnetic waves are a renewable energy source used for electricity generation, telecommunication, defence and security technologies, sensors, and healthcare services. Scientists use […]


Mia by Tanishq expands its retail footprint in Kolkata by launching two outlets

Kolkata : Mia by Tanishq, one of India’s most fashionable jewellery brands, has launched two exclusive standalone stores in Kolkata. The stores were inaugurated by Ms. Nusrat Jahan, Tollywood Actress and Ms. Shyamala Ramanan, Business Head, Mia by Tanishq, Titan company Limited. To celebrate the launch of the new store, Mia by Tanishq has also […]


Last date for document verification of Grameen Dak Sewaks(GDS) extended till 15th July

New Delhi : Department of Posts has decided to extend the last date for document verification of Grameen Dak Sewaks (GDS) shortlisted for various posts till 15th July, 2022 due to flood situation in Assam. In a press statement the department has stated, “Keeping in view the flood situation in Assam the last date for document […]


Golconda Bonalu Celebrations–2022, traffic diversion to note

Hyderabad : In view of one month long Sri Jagadamba Mahankali Golconda Bonalu Celebrations–2022, Telangana police have made some traffic arrangement to ensure smooth traffic flow at Hyderabad. Yesterday Office of the Jt. Commissioner of Police, Traffic of Hyderabad notified a traffic advisory to the citizen of Hyderabad. The police expected a large number of […]


International Yoga Day Celebrated by Nephrocare India

Kolkata : The nature of yoga is to shine the light of awareness into the darkest corners of the body. On the occasion of 7th International Yoga Day, Nephrocare India initiated a session named “Yoga For Healthy Living” to offer a holistic approach towards healthy lifestyle with a proper understanding of Yoga. The event was organized in collaboration […]


“Yoga for Unity” by Heartfulness & MCCI on World Yoga Day

Kolkata : This World Yoga Day, Heartfulness and the Merchants’ Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MCCI) came together to celebrate the World Yoga Day as ‘Yoga for Unity’ at the Heartfulness Meditation Centre in Kolkata. Demonstrating the universality of Yoga, The  Hon’ble Consul General of People’s Republic of China – H.E. Mr. Zha Liyou, Hon’ble […]


MCKV Institute of Engineering introduced its Electric Vehicle Laboratory

Kolkata : MCKV Institute of Engineering has recently added another feather to its cap with the introduction of high-end facilities and infrastructure in emerging trends of engineering education. On Wednesday the institute  introduced its Electric Vehicle Laboratory and the Centre of Excellence in 3D Printing. The event was graced by Chief Guest, Prof. (Dr.) Saikat […]