PM Modi hopes for India-Israel friendship to grow even stronger in times to come:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hoped for India-Israel friendship to grow even stronger in the times to come.
HRD Minister, Sports Minister to launch ‘Fit India Talks’ to inspire school children:The government’s flagship program Fit India is launching a series of interactive sessions with some of the top sports persons of the country intended to inspire the school children.
eVIN ensures essential immunization services during COVID pandemic:Government today said that Electronic Vaccine Intelligence Network (eVIN) has ensured essential immunization services during the COVID pandemic.
Defence Ministry formulates draft Defence Production & Export Promotion Policy 2020:Defence Ministry has formulated a draft Defence Production and Export Promotion Policy 2020 (DPEPP-2020).
Raksha Bandhan being celebrated across country:Raksha Bandhan, the festival of special bond between brothers and sisters, is being celebrated today across the country.
Bihar: Relief & rescue operations in full swing in flood hit 14 districts:In Bihar, the flood situation continues to be grim. Flood water is spreading in low-lying areas following rise in water level of Gandak, Burhi Gandak, Bagamati and Adhwara group of rivers.
India tests over 2 crore COVID-19 samples so far:In a landmark achievement, India has tested over 2 crore COVID-19 samples so far.
President celebrates Raskha Bandhan with members of nursing community:President Ram Nath Kovind today celebrated Raskha Bandhan with members of the nursing community at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Bihar floods: Situation remains critical; more rainfall forecast for today:At present, 1, 069 panchayats of 113 blocks of 14 districts of the state are affected by the floods.
World Sanskrit Day being celebrated today:World Sanskrit Day is being celebrated on Monday.
Ayodhya gears up for Ram Janmabhoomi Pujan on August 5:In Uttar Pradesh, all eyes are on Ayodhya where preparations are in full swing for the Bhoomi Pujan for the construction of Ram Temple.
Monsoon to get active over parts of central and western India from tomorrow:The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the monsoon will enter an active phase over parts of central and western India from tomorrow bringing heavy rains over the next three-four days.
Sri Lanka’s election commission makes wearing face mask mandatory for voters:Sri Lanka’s election commission today said wearing a face mask is mandatory for voters at the parliamentary election scheduled for Wednesday in wake of COVID crisis. Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said that voters will however be required to remove the mask and verify their identity at the polling booth.
Bangladesh extends COVID-19 restrictions till August 31:The government of Bangladesh on Monday extended the restrictions imposed in the wake of COVID 19 pandemic in the country till August 31. The Cabinet Division of the government issued an order restricting movement of people out of their homes between 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Donald Trump will take action on TikTok and other Chinese apps in coming days: Mike Pompeo:US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said that President Donald Trump will take action in the coming days on Chinese apps, including TikTok, citing national security risks.
Sri Lanka: EC directs all guidelines to be followed by voters amid pandemic:Sri Lanka’s election commission on Monday said wearing a face mask is mandatory for voters at the parliamentary election scheduled for Wednesday in wake of COVID crisis
Firefighters struggle to contain blaze in southern California:More than 1,300 firefighters were battling a blaze that was burning out of control Sunday in southern California, threatening thousands of people and homes east of Los Angeles.
POTUS is days away from acting against TikTok: Pompeo:US President Donald Trump is days away from announcing strong action against the popular Chinese-owned video sharing app TikTok to protect US national security, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday.
Global coronavirus cases top 18 million:The number of coronavirus cases recorded worldwide topped 18 million on Monday with the illness continuing its march, after Australia’s second-largest city imposed a curfew to halt the spread.
Sensex tumbles over 300 points in opening trade:Domestic equity benchmark Sensex tumbled over 300 points in the opening session on Monday tracking losses in index-heavyweights amid weak cues from global equities.
GST collections stand at Rs 87,422 crore in July:The gross GST revenue collected in the month of July this year is Rs. 87, 422 crore of which CGST is Rs. 16, 147 crore, SGST is Rs. 21, 418 crore and IGST is Rs. 42, 592 crore.
Badminton: India holds good chance of reaching QFs of Thomas Cup & Uber Cup:India holds a good chance of reaching the quarterfinals of the Thomas Cup and Uber Cup team Badminton championship scheduled at Aarhus, Denmark, from 3rd to 11th October.
India withdraws from women’s world team Squash championship in Kuala Lumpur:India has withdrawn from the women’s world team Squash championship scheduled in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 15th to 20th December, citing lack of preparation, time and match-readiness of its players.
Didn’t think I’d make it: Hamilton’s ‘heart-stopping’ British GP puncture:Lewis Hamilton said he feared he may not have made it home when a last lap puncture almost derailed his charge to a record seventh British Grand Prix victory on Sunday.
In milestone mission, SpaceX brings NASA astronauts home safe:America’s first crewed spaceship to fly to the International Space Station in nearly a decade returned safely to Earth on Sunday, splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico.
DCGI gives permission to SII to conduct phase II and III human clinical trial of Oxford University vaccineDrugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has given nod to the Serum Institute of India (SII) to conduct phase 2 and 3 human clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine developed by Oxford University.