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  • India’s Satyarup becomes world’s youngest mountaineer to climb 7 peaks, 7 volcano summits

    Mountaineer Satyarup Siddhanta today conquered Antartica’s highest point, Mount Sidley. With this feat, he became the first Indian and youngest man to climb the seven highest peaks and volcanic summits across all continents. According to the in-Reach Satellite, Communicator Satyarup was carrying, he summited Mount Sidley at 6. 28 in the morning  Indian Standard Time […]

    WCD shortlists 26 children for National Award this year

    The Women and Child Development Ministry have shortlisted 26 children for the national award this year for their bravery, social service and exceptional achievement in the fields of innovation, sports and arts. The National Selection Committee, under the Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi, finaliSed the names of awardees for Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal […]

    ISRO schedules its first launch this year on Thursday next week

    National space agency ISRO has scheduled its first launch this year on Thursday next week. PSLV C-44 will lift off from the spaceport Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, carrying a student satellite called Kalamsat and an imaging satellite known as Microsat-R. One of the specialities of the mission this time would be the configuration of […]

    Hectic election campaign by Finance Minister in Dima Hasao

    By Anup Biswas (PNI)   Haflong  : Assam Finance Minister Dr. Hemanta Biswa Sharma’s Campaign for election to 12th N C Hills Autonomous Council in Dima Hasao draws huge crowd.   Dr. Hemanta Biswa Sharma accompanied by minister Pijus Hazarika along with Chief Executive Member, Debolal Gorlosa, MLA B B Hagjer,  members of Autonomous council […]

    Darrang progressive farmers celebrated Magh Bihu with Deputy Commissioner in a different way

    By Mayukh Goswami (PNI) Mangaldai : Several promising farmers of Darrang district on the first day of the holy Assamese month ‘Magh’ have cast a significant  mark as far as  the future of the growth of agriculture is concern as they all promised before the Deputy Commissioner to carry forward their mission and show the […]

    Srinagar and its adjoining areas turned white following fresh snowfall

    The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar, and its adjoining areas turned white following fresh snowfall today. The Met department has issued a forecast for light snow in Srinagar with further drop in the maximum temperature today. However, there will be some improvement tomorrow followed by heavy spell of snow from January 18 to […]

    CCEA approves Numaligarh Refinery capacity expansion project worth over Rs 22,000 cr

    Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has decided to expand the capacity of Numligarh Refinery in 3 Million Metric Tonne Per Annum, (MMTPA) to 9 MMTPA. Briefing media in New Delhi this afternoon. Union Minister Piyush Goyal said it involves setting up of crude oil pipeline from Paradip to Numaligarh and Product pipeline from Numaligarh to […]

    President Kovind approves elevation of Justice Sanjiv Khanna, Justice Dinesh Maheshwari to SC

    President Ram Nath Kovind today approved the elevation of Justice Sanjiv Khanna and Justice Dinesh Maheshwari to the Supreme Court. Justice Khanna is presently a judge of the Delhi High Court. Justice Maheshwari is the Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court. The Supreme Court collegium headed by Chief Justice of India Justice Ranjan Gogoi […]

    Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas Sammelan will focus on connecting new generation of PIOs with India

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said,  Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas Sammelan, beginning on Jan 21 in Varanasi will be focusing on connecting new generation of Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) with their home country. Addressing a press conference in Lucknow, she said, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Sammelan and on the same evening, […]

    Cabinet gives nod to integrated e-filing project for faster ITR processing

    The Union Cabinet today approved expenditure sanction of over 4200  crore rupees for Integrated E-filing and Centralized Processing Centre 2.0 Project. Union Minister Piyush Goyal said, it will help in improving tax payers’ awareness and education through continuous engagement. It will help in faster processing of returns and issue of refunds to the tax payers’ […]