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  • Locust control operations have been carried out in more than 2.75 lakh hectare area in various states: Agriculture Ministry

    Union Agriculture Ministry has said that locust control operations have been carried out in more than 2.75 lakh hectare area so far since 11th of April in various states. The States are Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Haryana and Bihar. The Ministry said, aerial spraying capacity has been strengthened for anti-locust […]

    CBSE syllabus for classes 9 to 12 reduced by 30 percent

    Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has rationalised the syllabus up to 30 per cent for classes 9 to 12 to make up for academic loss during COVID-19 lockdown. In a series of tweets, Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said, considering the importance of learning achievement, it has been decided to rationalize syllabus […]

    NIA arrests one more accused in Pulwama terror attack case

    National Investigation Agency has arrested one more accused in connection with Pulwama terror attack case. The arrested person is a terror associate who harboured and extended logistic support to the JeM terrorists involved in the attack. It is the seventh arrest made by NIA in this case so far. The NIA Special Court, Jammu has […]

    Registration for human trials of Indian vaccine for Coronavirus begins today

    Indian COVID 19 vaccines are in the global race to end the coronavirus pandemic. Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) had written to 12 Medical Institutes in the country to start the first phase of Human Clinical Trials by registering volunteers. Our Correspondent has reported that a maximum number of these Institutes have begun the […]

    Over 15 thousand people recovered from Coronavirus in last 24 hours; Recovery Rate rises above 61%

    Government today said a total of four lakh 39 thousand 947 people have recovered from COVID19 so far and the recovery rate has improved to 61.13 per cent in the country. In the past 24 hours alone 15 thousand 514 people have recovered. The Health and Family Welfare Ministry said a total of 22 thousand […]

    Two weeks lockdown in Assam’s Dima Hasao begins today

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong  : To prevent the spreading of Covid 19, a two week lockdown began from today morning. This time police found to be more cautious to implement the protocol of Covid 19. They were imposing fine for not using face mask and social distances. People found collecting essentials in the market […]

    Dima Hasao Lockdown enters for the second Day

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong  : Fourteen days lockdown in Dima Hasao starting from yesterday evoked very good response from the public realizing the fact that,  by maintaining covid protocol only people can win the pandemic unitedly. Right from morning the road of Haflong looked deserted as no public traffic was on the road. People […]

    Vehicles seized and fined during Dima Hasao lockdown

    By Anup Biswas   Haflong : As many as 13 vehicles including two wheelers were seized by the Dima Hasao Police on the first day of the two weeks lockdown, releasing a total fine of Rs. 12,500 on a single day. This came into force after an order was issued by the Deputy Commissioner cum […]

    NSA Ajit Doval holds talk with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to resolve India-China standoff at LAC

    National Security Advisory Ajit Doval and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi discussed border issues in a telephone conversation on Sunday. The two Special Representatives of India and China on the Boundary Question had a frank and in-depth exchange of views on the recent developments in the Western Sector of the India-China border areas. External Affairs […]

    Bangladesh to bring content and revenue of Social Media platforms under Regulation

    Bangladesh will bring the content, advertising and revenue relating to foreign social media platforms under government regulation. The government constituted a 5-member committee on Sunday, headed by the Additional Secretary of the Ministry of Information to bring the content and revenue of social media and OTT platforms under its regulations. Speaking to the media through […]