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  • Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prema Khandu became Corona positive, Health Minister also corona infected.

    By Bhupen Goswami Guwahati : Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prema Khandu was found to be Corona positive on Tuesday. He has given this information through his official Twitter handle himself. CM Khandu said in a tweet, ‘I got corona tested through RT-PCR test and I was found positive. I am asymptomatic and feel healthy.However, considering […]

    Yoshihide Suga formally elected as Japan’s new PM

    Yoshihide Suga was formally elected today as Japan’s new Prime Minister in a Parliamentary vote. Mr Suga replaced former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who resigned earlier in the day because of ill health. Mr Suga had been chosen as leader of the ruling party on Monday, virtually assuring his succession. He was Chief Cabinet Secretary and long […]

    Congress to challenge the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020 in court: Punjab CM

    Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has said that the State Congress will challenge the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020 in the court, which was passed in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.  He alleged, the government has imposed a Central law on a state subject, thus eroding the federal structure of the country. Asserting that […]

    UP sets example to country by successfully controlling vector borne diseases JE & AESL: CM Yogi Adityanath

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that state has set an example to the country and the whole world by successfully controlling the vector borne diseases Japanese encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES). Chief Minister said that the strategy applied against the communicable diseases in last three years by his government has been exceptionally […]

    Rajya Sabha resumes discussion on “the Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill, 2020”

    The Rajya Sabha today resumed discussion on the Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill, 2020. The bill seeks to provide for the establishment of an Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda and to declare it an Institute of National importance. The bill also has the provision to merge three Ayurveda institutes into […]

    Japanese PM Shinzo Abe resigns

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Cabinet resigned, clearing the way for his successor to take over after parliamentary confirmation later today. Abe, Japan’s longest-serving prime minister, announced last month that he was stepping down because of health problems. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga, was chosen as the new head of the governing Liberal Democratic Party, […]

    RT-PCR, Rapid Antigen Test capacities substantially scaled up in all States: Health Ministry

    Health Ministry has said that RT-PCR and Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) capacities have been substantially scaled up in all States. In a tweet, the Ministry said that everyday on an average more than 9.5 lakh  samples are tested by government  labs  and  more than 1.2 lakh samples  in private  labs. It said, at this rate, […]

    India’s role in manufacture & supply of COVID-19 vaccine will be critical: Bill Gates

    The Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates has said India’s willingness to play a “big role” in manufacturing COVID-19 vaccine and allow it to supply to other developing countries will be a critical part in containing the pandemic globally. He said the world is looking to India for large scale production of COVID-19 vaccine once it […]

    Lok Sabha passes Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020

    Lok Sabha passed the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020, today. The Bill will replace the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Ordinance which was promulgated on 5th June this year. The Bill seeks to amend the Essential Commodities Act, 1955 and empowers the central government in terms of production, supply, distribution, trade, and commerce of certain commodities. It […]

    Amit Shah expresses gratitude to PM Modi on inauguration, foundation stone laying of urban infrastructure projects in Bihar

    Union Home Minister Amit Shah has expressed his gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the inauguration and foundation stone laying of urban infrastructure projects worth 541 crore rupees in Bihar. In a tweet, Mr Shah said, since 2014, the Modi government is dedicatedly working towards the welfare of the people of Bihar and development […]