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  • Nation celebrates 71st Republic Day with patriotic fervour

    Nation celebrated the 71st Republic Day today with a grand military parade and exhibition of its history, cultural diversity and strategic weaponry at the Rajpath in the National Capital. President Ram Nath Kovind unfurled the tricolour and took the salute of the parade. President of Brazil Jair Messias Bolsonaro was the Chief Guest at the […]

    SC refuses to stay operation of CAA; asks centre to file reply within 4 weeks

    Supreme Court has refused to stay the operation of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). A bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde said today that it cannot grant any stay on CAA without hearing Centre. The apex court asked the Centre to file its reply within 4 weeks on petitions challenging the CAA. The apex court […]

    India successfully launches high power communication satellite GSAT-30

    India’s high power communication satellite GSAT-30 was successfully launched onboard Ariane 5 rocket from French Guiana early today morning. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said the GSAT-30 is  aimed at providing high-quality television, telecommunications and broadcasting services. The 3,357-kg GSAT-30 derives its heritage from ISRO’s earlier INSAT/GSAT satellite series, and is equipped with 12 C […]

    No documents will be asked or biometric taken for NPR: Govt

    Government has said that no documents will be asked for or biometric will be taken for National Population Register (NPR). Home Ministry officials said that a form carrying questions as part of the NPR exercise will be finalised soon. They said most of the states have notified provisions related to the NPR. The NPR is […]

    PM Modi assures industry of providing transparent atmosphere to grow fearlessly

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that action against a few corrupt entities should not be seen as the government crackdown on the corporate sector. Speaking at Centenary Celebrations of Kirloskar Brothers in New Delhi, the Prime Minister said, the endeavour of this government has always been to provide a transparent atmosphere in which the […]

    PM calls upon scientists to develop cheap, effective technology for recycling of water

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called upon scientists to work for the welfare of the society and find solutions to various challenges faced by the country.  He was speaking after inaugurating 107th Indian Science Congress in Bengaluru today.  Mr Modi expressed happiness over India climbing to third position globally in the number of peer-reviewed science […]

    PM to felicitate states with Krishi Karman Awards for good agriculture production

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a two-day visit to Karnataka from today. After arriving to Bengaluru today afternoon the Prime Minister will take part in the Krishi award function in Tumkuru Junior College grounds. He will hand over Krishi Karman Award to 21 states that have recorded good agriculture production in various categories during the previous […]

    125 crore residents of India have Aadhaar now

    The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) announced a new milestone achieved by the Aadhaar project – crossing of the 125 crore mark. This means that over 1.25 billion residents of India have the 12-digit unique identity. The achievement comes along with the rapidly increasing use of Aadhaar as the primary identity document by the […]

    Last solar eclipse of decade to be observed in parts of country

    A partial solar eclipse will be visible in India along with several other countries this morning. This will be an annular solar eclipse that happens when the Moon covers the sun’s centre, leaving the sun’s visible outer edges to form a ‘ring of fire’ or annulus – around the moon. In Delhi, the partial eclipse […]

    CAA, NRC have nothing to do with people of any religion, says PM Modi at Ramlila grounds

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appealed to the people to shun violence and not damage public property saying that the Citizenship Amendment Act and National Register of Citizens (NRC) have nothing to do with the people of a particular religion. He also clarified that the government has not taken any decision on NRC, which is […]