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  • Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad unveils newly instituted UMANG Awards

    On the occasion of completion of 3 years of UMANG App, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad unveiled the newly instituted UMANG Awards for Partner Departments of Centre and States based on average transactions in the past six months across all services. Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation has been conferred with Platinum Partner Award for registering more […]

    President Kovind inaugurates All India Presiding Officers’ Conference in Gujarat; says Indian democratic institutions are gaining more strength

    President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the biggest challenge before the public representatives and democratic institutions is to meet the expectations of the public. Inaugurating the 80th All India conference of the presiding officers at Kevadia in Gujarat, he said it is expected from the public representatives that they always remain honest towards the […]

    Army Chief M M Naravane visits Nagaland; reviews security situation in NE region

    Chief of Army Staff General Manoj Mukund Naravane visited Nagaland. He was on a three days visit to the state to review the security situation in North East Region. A press release from PRO Defence Kohima stated that General Naravane arrived at Dimapur on Monday. He was briefed by Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan, General Officer Commanding […]

    Smrithi Zubin Irani addresses media conference in Hyderabad;alleges corrupt collaboration between ruling TRS & MIM harming interests of citizens

    BJP senior leader and Central Minister Smrithi Zubin Irani today alleged that the corrupt collaboration between the ruling TRS and MIM is harming the interests of citizens and appealed to people of Hyderabad to refuse the illegal alliance during the Corporation elections. Addressing a media conference in Hyderabad, she said the alliance is harming the interests […]

    Nearly 11,60,000 COVID samples tested in country in last 24 hours

    Nearly 11 lakh 60 thousand COVID samples were tested in the country in last 24 hours. With this, the cumulative testing figure has reached nearly 13 crore 49 lakh mark. The Central Government and ICMR have scaled up the TESTING infrastructure in a calibrated manner. India’s testing capacity has touched 15 lakh per day ensuring […]

    Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel passes away

    Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, died at a Gurgaon hospital on Wednesday morning. He was 71. The veteran politician had been at a private hospital since his health worsened after a Covid infection. In a tweet at around 4 am, his son, Faisal Patel, said that the Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat had passed away […]

    Centre, ICMR scale up Covid testing infrastructure to ensure easily accessible tests for all

    Nearly 11 lakh COVID samples were tested in the country in last 24 hours. With this, the cumulative testing figure has reached nearly 13 crore 37 lakh mark. The Central Government and ICMR have scaled up the testing infrastructure in a calibrated manner. India’s testing capacity has touched 15 lakh per day ensuring easily accessible […]

    Govt blocks access to 43 mobile apps engaging in activities prejudicial to sovereignty & defence of country

    Government today blocked access to 43 mobile apps. This action was taken based on the inputs regarding these apps for engaging in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity, defence, security of state and public order. Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has issued the order for blocking the access of these apps by […]

    PM Modi to inaugurate RE-INVEST 2020 on Nov 26

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the virtual third Global Renewable Energy Investment Meeting and Expo (RE-Invest 2020) on Thursday.  The three days summit is organised by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy. The theme for RE-Invest 2020 is Innovations for Sustainable Energy Transition. It will feature a 3-day conference on renewables and future energy […]

    Cyclone Nivar likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm; NDRF teams deployed in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry & Andhra Pradesh

    India Meteorological Department, IMD today said that Cyclone Nivar is presently concentrated at 370 Kilometer East Southeastwards of Puducherry. It is expected to move West-North Westwards for next 12 hours and then North Westwards to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram. Addressing media, IMD Director General Dr M Mohapatra said that […]