Dissolved trace and heavy metal content gives River Ganga a cleaner reputation:The overall chemistry of River Ganga is much cleaner than its tarnished image, at least in terms of toxic heavy metals, says a new study.
PM Modi to launch ‘Jan Andolan for COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour’ tomorrow:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch a campaign tomorrow on 8th October, 2020 by way of a tweet on Jan Andolan for COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour.
CPCB asks Delhi government for urgent action on major pollution sources:Pollution levels in the national capital has once turned bad and expressing concern over the matter, Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has urged the Delhi government to take immediate action on major pollution sources, like construction and demolition activities and open garbage dumping.
Cabinet Decisions: MoC signed between India and Japan on cybersecurity:The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for signing a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) in the field of cybersecurity between India and Japan.
COVID-19 recovery rate in India reaches 85%:India has crossed a significant milestone. The national recovery rate has jumped past 85% on Wednesday with the continuous streak of high number of recovered cases being reported in the past few weeks.
Edappadi K Palaniswami to be AIADMK’s CM candidate for Tamil Nadu assembly election:Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will be the AIADMK’s chief ministerial candidate for the Tamil Nadu assembly election in 2021.
Centre releases SOPs to contain spread of COVID-19 for upcoming festival season:Union Health Ministry Tuesday released Standard Operating Procedures on preventive measures to contain spread of COVID-19 during festivities.
Weather forecast for today:The National Capital Delhi will have mainly clear sky. The minimum temperature was recorded at 18 degree Celsius and maximum is expected to be around 36 degrees.
World Bank President calls China to cancel debt to coronavirus-hit poor countries:World Bank President David Malpass has called wealthy nations, including China, to cancel debts to poor countries to help them withstand the impact of coronavirus, saying efforts so far were important but inadequate.
Next Vande Bharat Mission flights between Delhi and Guangzhou on October 23 and 30:Air India will operate its next Vande Bharat Mission flights to China on Guangzhou to Delhi sector on 23 and 30 October, 2020.
US to open Foreign Commercial Service Office in Bangladesh:In order to boost its economic ties with Bangladesh, US will open its Foreign Commercial Service Office in Dhaka.
Indian boxers to travel to Italy and France for training and competition:India’s elite women and men boxers will travel to Italy and France for a period of 52 days from October to December for their overseas training and participation in international competition.
Nadal beats Sinner to storm into French Open semi-finals:Claycourt master Rafael Nadal passed his first real test of this year’s French Open with a 7-6(4) 6-4 6-1 victory against Italian rising star Jannik Sinner as his quest for a record-extending 13th title gathered momentum.