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  • Wednesday, August, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 01:56:57
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan in six states to provide employment to migrant workers

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a massive rural public works scheme, Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan, in six states. He said, this Abhiyan will provide livelihood opportunities to the migrant workers and will help in the development of rural areas by creating local infrastructure. At the outset, the Prime Minister paid his homage to the […]

    PM Modi to launch Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan on June 20

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan on Saturday to boost livelihood opportunities in rural India. The Prime Minister will launch the campaign through video-conference in the presence of Chief Minister and the Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar. The campaign will be launched from Telihar village at Beldaur Block in Khagaria district […]

    PM Modi affirms economy is returning on track of normalisation after first phase of nationwide unlock

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has affirmed that the economy is returning on track of normalisation after two weeks of the first phase of nationwide unlock. In his opening remarks during his interaction with the Chief Ministers of 21 States and Union Territories through video conference today, Mr Modi emphasized the need to focus on both life […]

    Religious places, shopping malls, restaurants and hotels all set to re-open across country today; Delhi opens its borders

    Religious places, shopping malls, restaurants,  hotels and offices which remained shut due to COVID-19 lockdown, are set to reopen from today. However, such establishments will be allowed to open in only non- containment zones. They will have to follow all the guidelines issued by the Central Government in this regard so that social distancing could […]

    PM Modi urges people to be more careful amidst COVID-19 pandemic

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged people to be more careful in the midst of the COVID pandemic even as a major segment of the economy has been opened up. Addressing the nation in his Mann Ki Baat programme on All India Radio this morning, the Prime Minister said, train services have resumed including the […]

    Vande Bharat Mission: 2nd Air India flight carrying 132 stranded passengers from Muscat reaches Gaya airport

    In Bihar, the second Air India flight AI 974 the Vande Bharat Mission carrying 132 stranded passengers from Muscat reached Gaya international airport this morning. Out of these passengers, 116 are from Bihar while 16 are from Jharkhand. Passengers of Jharkhand have been sent to their state by special bus. Passengers who came today were […]

    PM Modi announces Rs 1,000 Cr advance assistance to West Bengal; To visit Odisha in a short while from now

    The Centre will provide 1,000 crore rupees advance financial assistance to West Bengal for post-Amphan restoration work. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced this at Bashirhat in North 24 Paraganas District of West Bengal after an administrative meeting to assess the extent of damages caused by the supper cyclonic storm. Prime Minister also announced two […]

    Landfall process of Super Cyclonic Storm Amphan over North West Bay of Bengal begins

    The landfall process of the Super Cyclonic Storm Amphan over North West Bay of Bengal has begun and it will continue for about four hours. IMD said, the forward sector of the wall cloud region is entering into land in West Bengal. It lays centred as an Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm over Northwest Bay of […]

    Super Cyclone AMPHAN likely to make landfall between Digha, West Bengal and Hatiya Islands and Bangladesh

    The Super Cyclonic Storm over Northwest Bay of Bengal moved north-northeastwards with a speed of 29 kilometres per hour during past six hours hours. Met department said it lay centred as an Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm over Northwest Bay of Bengal, about 140 km east-northheast of Paradip in Odisha and 125 km south-southeast of Digha […]

    Home Ministry asks states to coordinate with Railways to ferry stranded migrant workers to their homes

    Union Home Secretary has asked states to proactively coordinate with the Railway Ministry to help ferry the stranded migrant workers to their native places. In a letter written to Chief Secretaries of all States and Union Territories, Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla has suggested measures to mitigate the distress of migrant workers in the country. He […]