Preparations in full swing to restart Metro Trains in graded manner from tomorrow in Delhi: Metro services will resume from tomorrow in a graded manner in Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad, and Hyderabad.
COVID recovery rate improves to 77.32%: The country registered the maximum number of recoveries of nearly 73 thousand 640 COVID patients in the last 24 hours.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh holds bilateral talks with his Iranian counterpart Brigadier General Amir Hatami in Tehran: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a bilateral meeting with his Iranian counterpart Brigadier General Amir Hatami on Saturday.
President, PM to address Governors’ Conference on National Education Policy tomorrow: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the inaugural session of the Governors’ Conference on National Education Policy through video conference tomorrow.
Health Ministry rushes Central teams to Punjab and Chandigarh to be stationed for 10 days: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has decided to deploy Central teams to Punjab and UT of Chandigarh; The high level teams will assist the State/UT in strengthening public health measures for containment, surveillance, testing and efficient clinical management of COVID patients with the aim to reduce mortality and save lives. They shall also guide the State/UT in effectively addressing the challenges related to timely diagnosis and follow up.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh meets Iran’s Minister of Defence and Armed Forces Logistics: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a bilateral meeting on 5th September 2020 with Iran’s Minister of Defence and Armed Forces Logistics, Brigadier General Amir Hatami, at the latter’s request.
Swami Kesavananda Bharati, head of Edneer Mutt in Kerala’s Kasaragod, passes away at 79: The pontiff of Edneer Mutt Swami Keshavananda Bharathi attained samadhi at Kasargod in Kerala. He was 79.
President Kovind and PM Modi to address the Governors’ Conference on NEP-2020: President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi shall address the inaugural session of the Governors’ Conference on National Education Policy on at 1030 AM on 7th September 2020, through video conference.
Indian Railways to run additional 40 pairs of more special trains from 12 September: Ministry of Railways (MoR) in consultation with Ministry of Health & Family welfare (MoHFW) and Ministry of Home Affairs(MHA) has decided to run 40 pairs (80 trains) of more special trains from 12th September 2020. The booking of accommodation in these trains shall start from 10th September, 2020. These will be fully reserved trains.
G20 member countries reaffirm commitment to ensuring education continuity and safety for all: Education Ministers of G 20 nations have resolved to work together and share best practices in the area of education so that member countries can ensure inclusive and equitable quality education for all, even in times of COVID crisis.
Typhoon Haishen closes in as Japan braces for record wind, rain: Typhoon Haishen drew closer to Japan’s southern mainland on Sunday, prompting authorities to recommend evacuation and warn of potentially record rainfall, unprecedented wind, high tides and large ocean swells.
Wrestler Rahul Aware tests positive for COVID -19 virus: Freestyle Wrestler Rahul Aware (57kgs), who had reported to the ongoing Senior Men Wrestling Camp at SAI Sonepat on 4th September and was given SAI’s mandatory COVID-19 RTPCR test on arrival, has tested positive for the virus.
Delhi Capitals spinners will play crucial role in IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals batsman Shikhar Dhawan On Sunday exuded confidence about his teams chances saying that “we will win the tournament this year”.
BCCI announces schedule for IPL 2020: The IPL Governing Council on Sunday announced the schedule for Indian Premier League 2020 to be held in UAE.
26 national badminton players, including Nehwal and Kashyap, to start training at National Camp; Safety of players of paramount concern: Sports Authority of India (SAI) has given the go ahead to National Badminton Coaching Camp for 26 national players, proposed by BAI and Chief National Coach, Pullella Gopichand, keeping preparation for Thomas and Uber Cup, that begins from October 3, in mind.
US Open 2020: Rohan Bopanna -Denis Shapovalov reach men’s doubles quarterfinals: India’s Rohan Bopanna and his Canadian partner Denis Shapovalov advanced to the quarterfinals of the men’s doubles at the US Open on Saturday.
Lewis Hamilton breaks Monza track record with fastest lap in Formula One history: Lewis Hamilton took his 94th pole position on Saturday as both the Mercedes drivers broke the track record in the qualification in Monza ahead of the Italian Grand Prix.