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  • 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 […]

    18th meeting of high-level Group of Ministers on COVID-19 held in New Delhi

    The 18th meeting of the high-level Group of Ministers, GoM on COVID-19 was held in New Delhi through video conferencing under the chairpersonship of Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan. The GoM was briefed on the current status of COVID-19 in India. The global comparison between the five most affected countries clearly depicted that India has […]

    Veteran film comedian Jagdeep cremated at Mazgaon in Mumbai

    Veteran film comedian Jagdeep was cremated at Mazgaon in Mumbai this morning in the presence of his family members and close friends. He died last night at his residence due to age related issues. He was 81. He is survived by sons – actor Jaaved Jafri and producer Naved Jafri. Jagdeep, whose real name was […]

    Central Railway workshop manufactured a narrow gauge locomotive

    Amid the Corona virus-enforced lockdown, the Central Railway’s workshop at Parel in Mumbai has manufactured a narrow gauge locomotive which will be utilized for hauling passengers and good trains on the Kangra Valley. In a statement, the Central Railways informed that the ‘ZDM3’ type locomotive was manufactured while adhering to social distancing norms and limited […]

    Cut down in syllabus for academic session 2020-21 is a one-time measure, clarifies CBSE

    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has clarified that topics mentioned in certain media reports as dropped from the syllabus are either being covered by the rationalized syllabus or are in the Alternative Academic Calendar of NCERT. In a press statement, CBSE informed that the Alternative Academic Calendar of NCERT is already in force […]

    Specialist from AIIMS, Delhi to provide expert guidance on COVID-19 to doctors manning ICUs in state hospitals

    Specialist doctors from AIIMS in New Delhi will provide expert guidance and knowledge support on COVID 19 to doctors manning ICUs in State hospitals. Ten hospitals have been selected, including nine from Mumbai and one from Goa. The first session of the expert teleconsultation was held this evening. A calendar of these expert-led tele-consultation sessions has […]