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  • Wednesday, March, 2021| Today's Market | Current Time: 03:03:42
  • Indian Navy commences COVID-19 vaccination of frontline Defence Personnel

    COVID-19 Vaccination drive for naval personnel serving on front line naval units of Eastern Naval Command(ENC) begin today at Visakhapatnam as part of the largest vaccination drive being undertaken across the nation.  Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain PVSM, AVSM, VSM Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief ENC lead the vaccination drive by receiving the first dose of vaccine […]

    SC dismisses review petition over Shaheen Bagh judgment

    Supreme Court has dismissed petitions seeking review of its judgment in the case concerning the Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA protests. The apex court reiterated that the constitutional guarantee of the right to protest comes with certain duties and there cannot be continued occupation of a public place in case of prolonged dissent or protest. Rejecting the […]

    PM Modi to visit Tamil Nadu and Kerala today to launch several key projects

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Tamil Nadu and Kerala today. At around 11:15 AM, Prime Minister will inaugurate and lay the foundation stones for several key projects and hand over the Arjun Main Battle Tank (MK-1A) to the Army, at Chennai. At around 3:30 PM, Mr Modi will lay the foundation stone and dedicate […]

    Automobile manufacturers should provide basic safety in vehicles at minimum affordable price: Gadkari

    Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that automobile manufacturers should provide basic safety in vehicles at a minimum affordable price. Releasing the World Bank Report titled – Traffic Crash Injuries And Disabilities, Mr Gadkari said, it is essential that automobile manufacturers should further enhance safety features to prevent deaths in road accidents. […]

    More than 91 lakh paddy farmers benefited from current Kharif Marketing Season Procurement Operations: Govt

    Union Government has said that more than 91 lakh paddy farmers have been benefited from current Kharif Marketing Season Procurement Operations with Minimum Support Price value of over one lakh 20 thousand crore rupees. Agriculture Ministry said, the government continues to procure Kharif crops at its Minimum Support Price from farmers as per its existing MSP […]

    More than 100 improved & high-yielding species of pulses developed in 5 years: Govt

    Union Government today said that more than one hundred improved and high-yielding species of pulses have been developed in five years. Speaking at the international event held in Rome to celebrate World Pulses Day through video conferencing, Agriculture Minister Narendra Tomar said, India is focusing on improving varieties of seeds, bringing new areas under pulses […]

    Parliament passes J&K Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 2021

    Parliament has passed The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 2021. Lok Sabha gave the nod today to the Bill which seeks to merge the J&K cadre with the AGMUT cadre for All India Services. The bill had already been passed by the Rajya Sabha. Responding to the discussion on the Bill, Home Minister Amit Shah […]

    No date fixed for resumption of operations of all passenger trains: Railways Ministry

    Ministry of Railways has reiterated that no date has been fixed for resumption of operations of all passenger trains. The Ministry said, there have been a series of reports in the media about resumption of full passenger train services from April. It said, Railways has been increasing the number of train services in a graded […]

    Prakash Javadekar extends greetings on occasion of World Radio Day

    Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar has extended his greetings to all on the occasion of World Radio Day. In a tweet, Mr Javadekar said, the expansion of radio is continuously increasing.

    Indian Railways to introduce modern Tejas AC sleeper coaches

    The Ministry of Railways has decided to replace the rake of Agartala – Anand Vihar Terminal Special Rajdhani Express with Tejas Sleeper coaches with upgraded facilities. The Ministry said, it will offer better connectivity with the National Capital.  Provided with smart features, the coaches of this New Sleeper Type Tejas Train will offer best in […]