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  • Second phase of Malabar Exercise begins today in Northern Arabian Sea

    The second phase of Exercise Malabar 2020 will begin today in the Northern Arabian Sea. Taking forward the synergy achieved in the recently concluded Phase One of Exercise Malabar 2020, which was conducted earlier this month, this phase will involve coordinated operations of increasing complexity between the navies of Australia, India, Japan and the United […]

    PM Modi to attend 12th BRICS Summit today

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the 12th BRICS Summit today hosted by Russia, under the theme Global Stability, Shared Security and Innovative Growth. The meeting will be held in a virtual format. During the 12th Summit, held in the backdrop of the 75th Anniversary of UN and in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, leaders […]

    India’s diplomatic outreach while Diwali celebrations witnesses huge participation at Indian Mission in Beijing

    In a first of its kind, Diwali celebrations at Indian Embassy in Beijing this year saw a huge participation from diplomatic corps in Beijing. Ambassador Vikram Misri hosted over hundred members from the diplomatic community, heads of multilateral institutions and foreign media to celebrate the Festival of Lights, Diwali.  Around three dozen Heads of the […]

    Bharat Biotech announces commencement of Phase III trials of COVAXIN

    Bharat Biotech has announced commencement of Phase III trials of COVAXIN today. The Phase III trials will involve 26,000 volunteers across India, conducted in partnership with ICMR. It is the largest clinical trial conducted for a COVID-19 vaccine in India. This is India’s first phase 3 efficacy study for a COVID-19 vaccine, and the largest […]

    PM Modi appeals to spiritual leaders to disseminate ‘Vocal for Local’ message among their followers

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today unveiled the ‘Statue of Peace’ in Pali district of Rajasthan through video conference on the 151st birth anniversary of Surishwar Ji Maharaj. Addressing the function, he appealed to saint and seers to disseminate the message of ‘vocal for local’ among their followers. He said that saints and seers had played […]

    Union Minister Prakash Javadekar expresses happiness over India’s addition of two more Ramsar sites

    Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar has expressed happiness that India has added two more Ramsar sites. They are Lonar lake in Maharashtra which is the only crater lake of the country while the other is Sur Sarovar, also known as Keetham lake in Agra of Uttar Pradesh. In a tweet, Mr […]

    Nitish Kumar to be CM of Bihar for 7th time; Newly-elected MLAs of NDA elect him as their leader in Patna

    Nitish Kumar will be the Chief Minister of Bihar for the seventh time. The JD (U) leader was today elected unanimously the leader of National Democratic Alliance. The decision was taken at a joint meeting of NDA in Patna.  Earlier, newly elected legislators of JDU elected him the leader of the party. The meeting was […]

    Country’s COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 93.05 per cent

    The country’s COVID-19 recovery rate has reached 93.05 per cent. More than 47 thousand COVID patients recovered during the last 24 hours. According to Health Ministry, the total number of recoveries has gone up to over 81 lakh 63 thousand. The actual caseload currently comprises only 5.48 per cent of the total positive cases. Presently, […]

    Festival of lights being celebrated with traditional fervour across country; President, VP and PM greet people and appeal to follow COVID protocol during celebrations

    The President, Vice President and Prime Minister have extended greetings to people on the occasion of Diwali. In a message,  President Ram Nath Kovind said the festival, celebrated by people of various religions and sects strengthens the sense of unity, goodwill and fraternity among the people of the country. He said, the festival inspires work […]

    Prime Minister says, his Diwali is complete only when he spends it with soldiers; salutes the sacrifice of soldiers’ families

    The Prime Minister said India showed great valour at Longewala and whenever history on the excellence of soldiers will be written and read, this Battle will be remembered. Saluting the sacrifice of soldiers’ families, he said his Diwali is complete only when he  spends it with soldiers.