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  • COVID-19: More than 9,22,000 samples tested in country during last 24 hours

    India has crossed yet another landmark milestone in the fight against the global pandemic. The cumulative Covid 19 testing has crossed 15 crore mark today. During the last 24 hours, more than nine lakh 22 thousand samples were tested. Union Health Ministry said that one crore COVID tests were conducted in the last ten days. Comprehensive […]

    PM Modi to address International Bharati Festival 2020 tomorrow

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the International Bharati Festival, 2020 at 4:30 PM tomorrow via video conferencing. This year the festival is being organised in virtual mode and will see participation of several national and international poets and artists. The festival is being organised by Vanavil Cultural Centre to celebrate the 138th birth anniversary […]

    Cyber security & military medicine are at forefront of our challenges today: Rajnath Singh

    Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today virtually attended the 10th anniversary of the Founding of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM-Plus). In his address, Mr Singh said, cyber security and military medicine are at the forefront of our challenges today. He said, another notable step has been the adoption of the concept paper on expanding […]

    Fake news: Application for emergency use of vaccine by Serum Institute & Bharat Biotech rejected by DCGI

    In an effort to guard against fake news being circulated on various platforms, we bring you our segment on Fact Check and Myth busters. A private News Channel reported yesterday that the application for emergency use of the vaccine by Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech has been rejected by the DCGI. Health Ministry has termed […]

    CM Distributes land patta and revolving fund at Tingkhang

    by Trishna Pegu Doley Guwahati : Giving a new dimension to the development initiatives undertaken by the state Government, Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today inaugurated several schemes at Tingkhang, Dibrugarh for development of the area and distributed land pattas to 1959 landless indigenous people while starting the reconstruction work of 55 namghar under Asom Darshan […]

    ASTC donates Bharat Benz AC bus for Assam’s cancer patients in Mumbai

    by Sudip Sharma Chowdhury Guwahati :Following up on the announcement made by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal during the flagging off programme of 20 Bharat Benz buses held at Assam Administrative Staff College on November 6, Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) has donated a fully air conditioned Bharat Benz bus for transporting cancer patients from Assam […]

    Udyog Bhawan achieves ISO 9001:2015 certificate

    by Sudip Sharma Chowdhury Guwahati : The Commissionerate of Industries and Commerce, Assam, Udyog Bhawan has been assessed and certified as meeting the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 by international certification agency, Société Générale de Surveillance (SGS). The ISO certificate has been issued for enforcement and implementation of various government schemes to promote industrial development of […]

    Cabinet approves Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana benefiting around 58.5 lakh employees

    Union Cabinet has approved Atmanirbhar Bharat Rojgar Yojana at an expenditure of Rs 1,584 crore for the current financial year. An amount of Rs 20,810 crore has been approved for the entire Scheme period 2020-2023.  Briefing reporters after the Cabinet meeting in New Delhi today, Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Gangwar said, this scheme will […]

    Nine states complete implementation for One Nation one Ration Card System

    A total of nine states have completed the implementation process of One Nation One Ration Card System. Andhra Pradesh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Kerala, Telangana, Tripura and Uttar Pradesh have successfully completed the reforms in PDS. Additional borrowing permission of 23 thousand 523 crore rupees has been issued to these states on completion of reforms. […]

    US President-elect Joe Biden vows 100 million COVID vaccinations in first 100 days of his administration

    US President-elect Joe Biden has set a goal of 100 million Covid vaccinations in his first 100 days in office. Attending a press conference in Delaware Mr Biden said,  he can’t promise that  his first 100 days would end the Covid-19 but the course of the disease will be changed and  life in America will […]