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  • Vice President calls for mass movement to promote digital literacy

    Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu today called for a mass movement to promote digital literacy in the country. Virtually launching Adi Shankara Digital Academy at Kaladi in Kerala, the birthplace of Adi Shankaracharya, Mr Naidu said that information is the main commodity in the present-day knowledge society and whoever has quick access to information has […]

    PM Modi to embark on three city visit tomorrow to review COVID-19 vaccine development

    Prime Minister  Narendra Modi will embark on a three city visit tomorrow to personally review the COVID-19 vaccine development and  manufacturing process. Prime Minister’s Office in a tweet said that Mr  Modi will visit the Zydus Biotech Park in Ahmedabad, Bharat Biotech in Hyderabad and  Serum Institute of India in Pune. It said, as India […]

    Tamil Nadu reports losses to properties post Cyclone Nivar

    In Tamil Nadu, reports of losses to properties keep pouring in post-Cyclone Nivar. Weather experts say it appears to have had a landfall of lesser intensity as compared to earlier predictions. Reports say three people died of incidents relating to floods like tree-falls and electrocution in the state. About 1600 hectares of paddy have suffered losses, […]

    KrishiVigyan Kendra, Dima Hasao organised an InputDistribution programme under Front Line Technology Demonstration

    by Anup Biswas Haflong  : As a part of mandated activities Kishan Vikash Kendra Dima Hasao organised an “Input Distribution programme (Animal Science) under Front Line Demonstration” at KrishiVigyan Kendra, Dima Hasao on Thursday.  The main objective of the programme was to introduce and popularisation of Rainbow Rooster (dual purpose-Meat & Egg)-  a newly introduced  […]

    Government is ready to hold talks with farmers, discuss issues: Narendra Singh Tomar

    Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar today said, government is ready to hold talks with farmers and discuss issues. Talking to media, the Minister said, the new farm laws were the need of the hour and are going to bring revolutionary changes in the future. He appealed to the protesting farmers to not agitate. He said, they […]

    Ajit Doval to visit Colombo to participate in 4th NSA Level Meeting

    National Security Adviser Ajit Doval will visit Colombo to participate in the 4th NSA Level Meeting on Trilateral Maritime Security Cooperation being hosted by Sri Lanka on 27th and 28th November. External Affairs Ministry said, earlier meetings were held in 2011 in Maldives, in 2013 in Sri Lanka, and in 2014 in India. The NSA-level […]

    Indian Coast Guard apprehends Sri Lankan boat with heroin and weapons

    Indian Coast Guard, ICG apprehended a Sri Lankan Boat with Heroin, Weapons and Six Crew on board at about 10 Nautical Miles off Kanyakumari. The ICG said, it carried out an extensive search after receiving credible information on an illegal consignment of narcotic drugs to be smuggled in India through the sea route.  Acting upon […]

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang to attend the 19th SCO Heads of Govt meet hosted by India on 30th Nov

    China today announced that Premier Li Keqiang will attend the 19th meeting of the Council of Heads of Govt. of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states to be held under India’s chairmanship on Nov. 30th. This is the first time after joining the SCO in 2017 that India has got the opportunity to host this […]

    Kiren Rijiju launches 2nd edition of ‘Fit India School Week’ program

    Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has launched the second edition of Fit India School Week program. To participate in the program the schools have to register themselves on www.fitindia.gov.in/fit-india-school-week. During the launch ceremony yesterday, Mr Rijiju spoke about the importance of fitness in school life and said students are the driving force behind making India fit. The Minister […]

    Over 304 lakh tonnes of paddy procured in ongoing Kharif Marketing Season: Govt

    Government has said that over 304 lakh tonnes of paddy has been procured in the ongoing Kharif Marketing Season, showcasing an increase of 17.82 per cent over last year. Agriculture Ministry said, Paddy procurement is continuing smoothly in the procuring States and Union Territories of Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu, Chandigarh, Jammu […]