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  • 1.5 lakh doses of Sputnik V vaccine arrive in India; RDIF ties up with Indian companies for bulk production

    Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur has said 1.5 lakh doses of Sputnik V have already reached India and Russian Direct Investment Fund has also tied up with local Indian companies for bulk production. In response to a letter written by Congress leader Mallukarjun Kharge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mr Thakur elaborated measures […]

    Mamata’s Sparkling Victory in Bengal Punctured Modi-Shah Juggernaut

    By Suresh Unnithan Thiruvananthapuram: The crushing electoral rout in Bengal was certainly a body blow to the hitherto invincible Modi-Shah combine. Despite deploying massive resources the mighty BJP was humbled, thanks to the lady leader by name Mamata Banerjee, affectionately addressed Didi in Bengal and elsewhere. To bundle out Mamata and her Trinamool Congress, Prime […]

    Spurious Drugs Puncture Prestige of Ayurveda

    By Suresh Unnithan It is health which is real wealth, and not pieces of gold and silver- Mahatma Gandhi Despite persistent personal efforts from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government to promote Ayurveda as a therapeutic medical alternative the age old healing science is yet to gain the desired civic confidence. Medicinal efficacy of […]

    Centre advises States, UTs to register additional private COVID Vaccination Centres in mission mode for 3rd phase of Vaccination

    Centre has advised States and Union Territories to register additional private COVID Vaccination Centres in mission mode for the 3rd phase of Vaccination which will commence from 1st May. It has asked them to engage with private hospitals, hospital of industrial establishment and Industry Associations. The States were also advised to coordinate with designated appropriate […]

    COVAXIN effective against double mutant strain of Coronavirus: ICMR

    An Indian Council of Medical Research, ICMR study has found indigenous coronavirus vaccine COVAXIN to be effective against the double mutant strain of the virus. It has recently been successful in isolating and culturing the double mutant strain SARS-CoV-2 identified in certain regions of India and several other countries. ICMR – National Institute of Virology […]

    PM Modi says, Govt has ensured that all vaccine manufacturers not only get all possible help and logistic support, but also process of vaccine approval is speedy and scientific

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, Government has ensured that all the vaccine manufacturers not only get all possible help and logistic support, but also the process of vaccine approval is speedy and scientific. Interacting with vaccine manufacturers from across the country through video conferencing, Mr Modi assured all possible support and smooth approval process […]

    India’s development and self-reliance dependent on water security and water connectivity: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India’s development and self-reliance is dependent on water security and water connectivity.  Launching Jal Shakti Abhiyan : Catch the Rain campaign virtually on the occasion of World Water Day, Mr Modi said water security and water management is crucial for the future of coming generations.  He noted that […]

    India inches close to milestone of administering nearly 4 crore 50 lakh COVID-19 Vaccine doses

    India has inched closer to touch the significant milestone of administering nearly 4 crore 50 lakh COVID-19 Vaccine doses. Continuing with administration of over two million doses in a single day, more than 25 lakh 40 thousand doses were given yesterday. With this the cumulative vaccination figure in the country has crossed the tally of […]

    Prime Ministers of India, Australia, Japan & US President to virtually participate in First Quad Leaders’ Summit today

    The First Quad Leaders’ Summit will be held virtually today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of Australia, Scott Morrison, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and US President  Joseph R Biden will participate in the first Leaders’ Summit of the Quadrilateral Framework. The Leaders will discuss regional and global issues of shared interest and exchange […]

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates ‘Maitri Setu’ connecting India and Bangladesh

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated Maitri Setu between India and Bangladesh through video conferencing. The bridge Maitri Setu has been built on the Feni river which flows between Indian boundary in Tripura and Bangladesh. The construction was taken up by the National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited at a project cost of 133 […]