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  • Thursday, July, 2021| Today's Market | Current Time: 03:19:00
  • Pune based start-up all set to bring non-toxic, gentler, long lasting hand sanitiser to the market

    An environment friendly hand sanitizer that is gentle on the hands and does not dry them, will soon be available in the market. The alcohol free, aqueous, non-inflammable and non-toxic hand sanitizer has been developed from Silver Nanoparticles by a Pune based start-up. Recurrent drying up of hands due to repeated application of hand sanitizers is […]

    IIT Bombay Hosts Conference of BRICS Network Universities as part of 13th BRICS Summit

    A  three day virtual Conference of BRICS Network Universities on the theme of electric mobility  was inaugurated at IIT Bombay today. This conference is part of  the engagements that India is hosting under the education stream during its Chairship of the 13th BRICS Summit this year. Eighteen experts from Brazil, Russia, India, China and S. Africa […]

    PM to launch ‘Customized Crash Course programme for Covid 19 Frontline workers’ on 18th June

    Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will launch ‘Customized Crash Course programme for Covid 19 Frontline workers’ on 18th June 2021 at 11 AM via video conferencing. The launch will commence the programme in 111 training centres spread over 26 states. The launch will be followed by the Prime Minister’s address. Union Minister of Skill Development […]

    Over 425.77 Lakh Metric Tonnes of Wheat procured so far in ongoing Rabi season

    Procurement of wheat in ongoing Rabi Marketing Season 2021-22 is continuing smoothly in the procuring states and till now over 425.77 Lakh Metric Tonnes of Wheat has been procured. This is an all time high, as it has exceeded the previous high of 389.92 LMT of RMS 2020-21. Procurement of wheat in Himachal Pradesh has […]

    PMGKAY to provide free food grains to country’s 80 crore poor people badly affected by Covid-19 pandemic

    Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana is aimed to provide free food grains to 80 crore poor people of the country badly affected by Covid-19 pandemic. The scheme recently extended till Diwali festivals by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is also covering the thousands of migrant laborers under the One Nation- One Ration Card. Apart from […]

    850 oxygen plants being set up in various districts of country from PM Cares Fund to fight pandemic COVID-19

    Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) Chairman Dr C Satish Reddy said, a total of 850 oxygen plants are being set up in various districts of the country from PM Cares Fund to fight the pandemic COVID-19. Dr Reddy highlighted this at the Department of Science & Technology (DST) Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav Discourse Series. […]

    India to showcase its Space Power in all its dimensions in upcoming World Expo at Dubai in October this Year

    Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh today said, India’s Space Power will be showcased in all its dimensions in the upcoming World Expo at Dubai in October this Year. Dr Singh said Expo will be a unique opportunity to showcase Modi’s New India to the World. He said, Modi’s New India is marked by its space […]

    GI certified Jardalu mangoes from Bhagalpur, Bihar exported to United Kingdom

    The first commercial consignment of Geographical Indications, GI certified Jardalu mangoes from Bhagalpur, Bihar was exported today to the United Kingdom. The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority, APEDA, in collaboration with Bihar government, Indian High Commission and Invest India, exported juicy and aromatic mangoes which were packed and treated at APEDA packhouse […]

    Govt issues fresh order for vaccines to achieve Universalization of Vaccination; 44 crore doses to be available till December

    Government has given a fresh order for vaccines to achieve Universalization of Vaccination. Forty four crore doses of COVID-19 vaccines will be available till December this year. Out of this, 25 crore doses of Covishield and 19 crore of Covaxin to be procured. The Union Government has been supporting the efforts of States and UTs […]

    Govt to procure 75% of vaccines from manufacturers and provide it to States, UTs free of cost

    The Central Government will procure 75 per cent of the COVID vaccines produced by the vaccine manufacturers. Procured vaccines would be provided free of cost to States and Union Territories. These doses would be administered to all citizens free of cost in Government Vaccination Centres across the country. The Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry […]