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  • Very severe cyclone Nivar crosses Tamil Nadu coast near Marakkanam; heavy rain lashes coastal areas

    Very Severe Cyclone Nivar hit the coast late last night and its landfall was completed early today morning. It crossed the shores near Marakkanam in Tamil Nadu, close to Puducherry. While crossing, the cyclone triggered fierce winds of speed ranging from 120 to 130 kilometers per hour, gushing to 140 km per hour. It also […]

    Constitution Day being celebrated across country

    Constitution Day is being celebrated today across the country to mark the adoption of the Indian Constitution by the Constituent Assembly. The day is also known as National Law Day and commemorates the adoption of the Constitution in India. On 26th November in 1949, the Constituent Assembly of the country formally adopted the Constitution of […]

    PM Modi to inaugurate RE-INVEST 2020 today

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtually inaugurate the 3rd Global Renewable Energy Investors Meetand Expo (RE-INVEST 2020) today. During the three-day virtual conference, all the leading companies will display their latest technological development in the field of renewable energy and discuss various options available for energy transition. Several world leaders, Energy Ministers of 75 countries and […]

    New Zealand’s Greg Barclay elected as new chairman of International Cricket Council

    New Zealand’s Greg Barclay has been elected as the new independent chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC). The head of the New Zealand Cricket team, NZC, Barclay beat Imran Khwaja in the second round of voting. Imran was interim chairman after Shashank Manohar stepped down from the post in July this year. In the […]

    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 […]