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  • India, UAE to operate special flights from Jul 12 to help stranded citizens

    India and UAE have agreed to operate special flights between the two countries between 12-26th July 2020 to help facilitate stranded citizens and residents of the UAE to get back to their places of stay . Minister Hardeep Puri in a tweet said that this is part of the close strategic partnership between the Govts […]

    Shipping Ministry issues draft ‘Aids to Navigation Bill 2020’ for public consultation

    The Shipping Ministry has issued a draft of ‘Aids to Navigation Bill, 2020’ for suggestions from the stakeholders and public. Suggestions and opinions can be sent by 24th of July. The draft bill is proposed to replace the Lighthouse Act, 1927 to incorporate the best global practices, technological developments and India’s International obligations in the […]

    Gangster Vikas Dubey killed in an encounter near Kanpur in UP

    Gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter this morning after he tried to flee when the vehicle carrying him met with an accident near Bhauti area close to Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh. Vikas was the main accused in the killing of eight policemen in Kanpur. A team of Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force was […]

    COVID-19 recovery rate improves to 62.42 pct

    Government today said, the COVID-19 recovery rate has improved to 62.42 per cent and four lakh 95 thousand 513 people have recovered in the country so far. In the past 24 hours alone 19 thousand 135 people have recovered from the highly infectious disease. Presently, the total number of active corona cases in the country […]

    56 people tested positive for COVID 19 in Sri Lanka rehabilitation center

    In Sri Lanka, a total of 56 people were tested positive at a rehabilitation center registering the largest number of COVID cases in over a month. These people are from Kandakadu treatment and rehabilitation centre, where a prisoner was kept for treatment and who had tested positive on Sunday. Over 450 inmates and staff at […]

    Govt expresses concern over possibility of return of large number of F-1 visa Indian students from US

    India has expressed concern over the possibility that F-1 visa students attending online-only classes in the US may lead to the return of large number of Indian students studying there. In reply to a media query, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said India has conveyed the concern to the US side. He said, the […]

    India not yet reached community transmission stage of COVID-19: Health Ministry

    The Health Ministry said that India is effectively dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic and the country has the lowest caseloads and deaths in terms of its population in comparison to other nations. It said, there is no community transmission in the country. Briefing media in New Delhi today, the Health and Family Welfare Ministry said, […]

    Diplomatic & military officials of India-China to continue meetings over disengagement and de-escalation: MEA

    External Affairs Ministry today said the diplomatic and military officials of India and China will continue their meetings to take forward the process of disengagement and de-escalation. In reply to a media query, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said the next meeting of the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China border affairs […]

    15th meeting of India-EU Summit to be held in virtual mode on 15th July

    The 15th meeting of the India-European Union Summit will be held in virtual mode on 15th July. The Summit will be co-chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President of European Council Charles Michel and President of European Commission Ursula von der Leyen. Briefing media virtually this evening, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said the […]

    PM Modi says Kashi can develop as a big export hub of country and become an inspiration for Atmnirbhar Bharat

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said Kashi can develop as a big export hub of the country and become an inspiration for Atmnirbhar Bharat. PM was interacting through video conferencing with representatives of various social organizations and institutions in Varanasi on relief efforts carried out by them during COVID-19. The Prime Minister said that projects […]