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  • Wednesday, December, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 11:49:42
  • Ajit Doval to visit Colombo to participate in 4th NSA Level Meeting

    National Security Adviser Ajit Doval will visit Colombo to participate in the 4th NSA Level Meeting on Trilateral Maritime Security Cooperation being hosted by Sri Lanka on 27th and 28th November. External Affairs Ministry said, earlier meetings were held in 2011 in Maldives, in 2013 in Sri Lanka, and in 2014 in India. The NSA-level […]

    Indian Coast Guard apprehends Sri Lankan boat with heroin and weapons

    Indian Coast Guard, ICG apprehended a Sri Lankan Boat with Heroin, Weapons and Six Crew on board at about 10 Nautical Miles off Kanyakumari. The ICG said, it carried out an extensive search after receiving credible information on an illegal consignment of narcotic drugs to be smuggled in India through the sea route.  Acting upon […]

    Kiren Rijiju launches 2nd edition of ‘Fit India School Week’ program

    Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has launched the second edition of Fit India School Week program. To participate in the program the schools have to register themselves on www.fitindia.gov.in/fit-india-school-week. During the launch ceremony yesterday, Mr Rijiju spoke about the importance of fitness in school life and said students are the driving force behind making India fit. The Minister […]

    Over 304 lakh tonnes of paddy procured in ongoing Kharif Marketing Season: Govt

    Government has said that over 304 lakh tonnes of paddy has been procured in the ongoing Kharif Marketing Season, showcasing an increase of 17.82 per cent over last year. Agriculture Ministry said, Paddy procurement is continuing smoothly in the procuring States and Union Territories of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu, Chandigarh, Jammu […]

    Very severe cyclone Nivar crosses Tamil Nadu coast near Marakkanam; heavy rain lashes coastal areas

    Very Severe Cyclone Nivar hit the coast late last night and its landfall was completed early today morning. It crossed the shores near Marakkanam in Tamil Nadu, close to Puducherry. While crossing, the cyclone triggered fierce winds of speed ranging from 120 to 130 kilometers per hour, gushing to 140 km per hour. It also […]

    Constitution Day being celebrated across country

    Constitution Day is being celebrated today across the country to mark the adoption of the Indian Constitution by the Constituent Assembly. The day is also known as National Law Day and commemorates the adoption of the Constitution in India. On 26th November in 1949, the Constituent Assembly of the country formally adopted the Constitution of […]

    PM Modi to inaugurate RE-INVEST 2020 today

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually inaugurate the 3rd Global Renewable Energy Investors Meetand Expo (RE-INVEST 2020) today. During the three-day virtual conference, all the leading companies will display their latest technological development in the field of renewable energy and discuss various options available for energy transition. Several world leaders, Energy Ministers of 75 countries and […]

    Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad unveils newly instituted UMANG Awards

    On the occasion of completion of 3 years of UMANG App, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad unveiled the newly instituted UMANG Awards for Partner Departments of Centre and States based on average transactions in the past six months across all services. Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation has been conferred with Platinum Partner Award for registering more […]

    President Kovind inaugurates All India Presiding Officers’ Conference in Gujarat; says Indian democratic institutions are gaining more strength

    President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the biggest challenge before the public representatives and democratic institutions is to meet the expectations of the public. Inaugurating the 80th All India conference of the presiding officers at Kevadia in Gujarat, he said it is expected from the public representatives that they always remain honest towards the […]

    Army Chief M M Naravane visits Nagaland; reviews security situation in NE region

    Chief of Army Staff General Manoj Mukund Naravane visited Nagaland. He was on a three days visit to the state to review the security situation in North East Region. A press release from PRO Defence Kohima stated that General Naravane arrived at Dimapur on Monday. He was briefed by Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan, General Officer Commanding […]