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  • Thursday, July, 2021| Today's Market | Current Time: 03:19:06
  • Vaccines for children and Nasal Vaccine under trial, says PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, seven companies are working on developing vaccines and three trials are underway. He said, research is also underway on nasal vaccines. He said, trials have been started to determine the safety of the vaccines on children. Mr Modi said that by working in mission mode, Government raised the vaccination coverage […]

    World Bank approves USD 500 million program to help boost India’s MSME sector

    The World Bank has approved a USD 500 million program to help boost India’s MSME sector. The programme targets improvements in the performance of five lakh 50 thousand MSMEs. Out of some 58 million MSMEs in the country, more than 40 per cent lack access to formal sources of finance. The MSME sector is the […]

    PM chairs meeting of CSIR Society

    Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi chaired a meeting of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Society today through video conference. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister remarked that the Corona pandemic has emerged as the biggest challenge of this century. But whenever there was a big humanitarian crisis in the past, science […]

    Indian Navy’s oldest Hydrographic Survey Ship INS Sandhayak Decommissioned

    INS Sandhayak, the Indian Navy’s oldest Hydrographic Survey Vessel was decommissioned at Naval Dockyard in Visakhapatnam after serving the nation for 40 glorious years on Friday, 04 Jun 21. The ship was decommissioned in a solemn and low key event due to the ongoing COVID Pandemic when the National Flag, Naval Ensign, and the Decommissioning […]

    The Government & People of Vietnam stand with India – Vietnam Ambassador to India distributes Covid 19 relief material

    Vietnam Ambassador to India distributes Covid 19 relief material New Delhi: H.E. Mr. Pham Sanh Chau, Ambassador of Viet Nam to India, Nepal & Bhutan, distributed covid relief material to various Indian institutes and bodies in an online & offline  “Relief Presentation Ceremony”, The monetary aid, collected by various individuals and the Government of Vietnam […]

    CBSE Class XII Board Exams cancelled

    The Prime Minister chaired a review meeting regarding the Class XIIBoard exams of CBSE. Officials gave a detailed presentation on the wide and extensive consultation held so far and views received from all stakeholders, including State governments. In view of the uncertain conditions due to COVID and the feedback obtained from various stakeholders, it was […]

    Veteran IFWJ leader died at 104 in Bengaluru

    K. Santa Kumar, IFWJ secretary Bengaluru : The Indian Federation of Working Journalists (IFWJ) deeply mourns the sad death of freedom fighter, Editor and Gandhian thinker H.S. Doreswami here. He was 104. He was the founder member of the old Mysore Journalists Association and later the IFWJ Karnataka unit, the K.U.W.J. Sri Doreswami was in […]

    Govt rejects claims made by Twitter over freedom of expression in India

    Government  has  rejected  the claims made by Twitter over the freedom of expression in India  saying  protecting free speech in  the country is not the prerogative of only a private, for-profit, foreign entity like Twitter. It asserted that India has a glorious tradition of free speech and democratic practices dating back centuries. Countering the micro-blogging site’s  […]

    Subodh Kumar Jaiswal takes charge as Director of CBI

    Subodh Kumar Jaiswal today took charge as the Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). He has been appointed as Director for a period of two years. Mr Jaiswal , a  1985 batch IPS officer of Maharashtra cadre , was selected by a  high-powered committee led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and comprising Chief Justice […]

    Home Minister Amit Shah holds meeting to review preparations in view of Cyclone Yaas

    Union Home Minister Amit Shah chaired a meeting via video conference today with the Chief Ministers of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal and the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands to review preparations in view of Cyclone Yaas. He directed senior officers to work in close co-ordination with states to ensure safe evacuation of […]