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  • Serum Institute of India applies for emergency approval of covid vaccine candidate ‘Covishield’

    Serum Institute of India (SII) has applied for emergency approval of made-in-India covid vaccine candidate, Covishield. SII CEO Adar Poonawalla has confirmed it and said it will save countless lives. He also thanked the Government of India and Prime minister Narendra Modi for their invaluable support. SII, the world’s largest vaccine producer by volume, had […]

    EU President, British PM agree to resume Brexit trade talks

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen instructed their negotiators to resume trade talks today in a last ditch attempt to bridge significant differences. In a joint statement, the two leaders recognised the seriousness of their differences and said that a further effort should be undertaken by the negotiating […]

    PM Modi to lay foundation stone of new proposed Parliament Building in New Delhi on December 10

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the new proposed Parliament Building in New Delhi on 10th of this month. Addressing the media in New Delhi, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said that the new building is being constructed keeping in mind the need of next 100 years. He said, the new […]

    Government assures farmers that procurement at MSP will continue; Says Mandis and APMC will be strengthened

    The next and 6th round of meetings between the Central Government and representatives of farmers’ Unions will be held on 9th of December. The 5th round of talks to address the issues concerning the farmers was held at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi yesterday. Talking to reporters after the meeting, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar […]

    Assam Rifles And Manipur Police Apprehend An Insurgent And An Arms Trafficker In Imphal-East

     by Sudip Sharma Chowdhury  Guwahati : In two separate operations conducted on 01 December, troops of Assam Rifles of Spear Corps along with Manipur Police apprehended an insurgent of proscribed group Liberation Tiger of Tribals (LT) and an arms trafficker along with recovery of weapons and ammunition. Acting on a reliable input, a joint operation […]

    AIR and DD, Dibrugarh’s Centre Shut Down Sonowal writes to I&B Minister.

    by Trishna Pegu Doley Guwahati : Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowa has written a letter to Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar raising the issue of Prasar Bharati’s directives for reassigning All India Radio (AIR) and Doordarshan Kendra (DDK) in Dibrugarh as relay centres only, curtailing their capacity to produce own programmes while they would […]

    350 tribal artisans to be handpicked under ASSOCHAM TEDP program

    New Delhi: With an aim to uplift the tribal community and instill the idea of entrepreneurship, the national industry body-The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India in association with the Ministry of Tribal Affairs has kick-started their ‘Tribal Entrepreneurship Development Programme (TEDP), with a target to identify at least 350 tribal artists and […]

    Centre For Civil Society organised a conference on fake news and disinformation

    New Delhi. Leading think tank Centre for Civil Society in collaboration with the Friedrich Naumann Foundation organised the second edition of the Fake News Conference online. The Fake New Conference (FNC) brought together students and young professionals with journalists and media experts to dialogue on the state of the media, the limits of disinformation, misinformation and fake […]

    Britain becomes first country in world to approve coronavirus vaccine

    In a historic move, Britain has become the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine. They have said that the vaccine will be rolled out from next week onwards. Health Secretary Matt Hancock said, the government has accepted the recommendation from the Independent Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to approve […]

    We need solution not appreciation P. Chokka Rao, AICB, Secretary tells KT Rama Rao

    Hyderabad: We need solution to our problem and not appreciation said P. Chokka Rao, Secretary, AICB–All India Confederation of Blind.  Making a reference to KT Rama Rao,  appreciating Blind, Disabled tuning up in good numbers to vote, he urged others to learn fron them(disabled).  While thanking KT Rama Rao for his appreciation, Chokka Rao, the […]