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  • PM asserts that COVID-19 vaccine will meet all necessary scientific criteria before reaching every citizen

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi  has reassured that the government is keeping a close watch on the development of COVID-19 vaccines . Mr Modi said , the government is in contact with Indian developers and manufacturers, along with global regulators, governments of other countries, multilateral institutions and international companies on vaccine development. The Prime Minister added […]

    President Ram Nath Kovind boards Air India One- B777 aircraft for inaugural flight to Chennai

    President Ram Nath Kovind today boarded the Air India One- B777 aircraft for inaugural flight to Chennai. The President will be visiting Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh to offer prayers at the Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple. He commended the pilots, crew members and the entire team of Air India and Indian Air Force for operating the state-of-the-art aircraft and […]

    Foreign Secretary briefs ambassadors of various countries on Pakistani terrorists’ plot to carry out attack in J&K

    Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla briefed a select group of Heads of Missions on the planned terrorist attack in Nagrota district in Jammu and the implications of the incident on security, diplomacy and the battle against terrorism. Terrorist attack was foiled on 19th of this month by the security forces.   Sources said this is […]

    Martyrdom Day of Guru Tegh Bahadur being observed today across country

    Martyrdom Day of Guru Tegh Bahadur, the ninth Guru of Sikhs, is being observed today across the country. It was on this in 1675, Guru Tegh Bahadur sacrificed his life to protect religion, human values, ideals and principles. The martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur is remembered as Shaheedi Divas every year. President Ram Nath Kovind […]

    Ravi Shankar Prasad launches international version of UMANG App

    To mark the occasion of 3 years of UMANG and 2000 plus services milestone, an online conference was organized under the chairmanship of  Minister for Electronics and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad. On this occasion,  Mr Prasad launched the UMANG’s international version in coordination with Ministry of External Affairs for select countries that include USA, […]

    27 E-Lok Adalats dispose of 2.51 lakh cases from June to October this year

    Twenty seven E-Lok Adalats were organized in 15 States leading to disposal of 2.51 lakh cases from June to October this year. Over 12,686 cases were disposed off during this month so far resulting in settlement of 107.4 crore rupees through E-Lok Adalat. Legal Services Authorities creatively adapted to the new normal and moved Lok Adalat […]

    Maharashtra BJP unit calls statewide agitation against increased electricity bill

    The Maharashtra unit of Bhartiya Janata Party today called a statewide agitation against the increased electricity bill. At Mahadula in Nagpur on Monday morning, in the presence of former state energy minister and BJP general secretary Chandrasekhar Bavankule, activists raised slogans against the Mahavikas Aghadi government and burnt copies of electricity bills. Speaking to reporters, […]

    UN Chief Antonio Gutterres condemns rocket attacks in Kabul

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Gutterres has condemned the rocket attacks in Kabul, which resulted in the death and injury of many civilians. In a statement, Secretary-General underlined the urgency of ending the violence in Afghanistan. He has expressed hope that the upcoming Afghanistan Peace Negotiations can swiftly achieve a de-escalation of the conflict and cessation of […]

    US President-elect Joe Biden appoints Indian-American Mala Adiga as policy director of his wife Jill Biden

    US President-elect Joe Biden has appointed an Indian-American Mala Adiga, as the policy director of his wife Jill Biden, who will be the first lady. Adiga has served as a senior advisor to Jill and a senior policy advisor on the Biden-Kamala Harris campaign. Previously, Adiga was director for Higher Education and Military Families at […]

    Washington’s intention to pull out its military personnel from Iraq is dangerous: French Foreign Minister

    French Foreign Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian has said that Washington’s intention to pull out its military personnel from Iraq is dangerous, as the threat posed by the Islamic State terror group still persists. Acting US Defense Secretary Christopher Miller announced on Tuesday that President Donald Trump’s plans to reduce by January 15 the number of […]