Maharashtra CM pays tribute to Pranab Mukherjee:Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray paid tributes to former President Pranab Mukherjee on the first day of the state legislature’s monsoon session.
JP Nadda addresses Jharkhand BJP state executive meeting:BJP President JP Nadda addressed the Jharkhand BJP State Executive Meeting via video conference.
India successfully flight tests indigenously-developed HSTDV:India on Monday successfully flight tested the indigenously-developed hypersonic technology demonstrator vehicle (HSTDV) that is expected to power futuristic long-range missile systems and aerial platforms.
NCB questions Rhea Chakraborty for 8 hours on day-2:Rhea Chakraborty was questioned by the NCB for around 8 hours on Monday, the second consecutive day of her interrogation, in the drugs case linked to the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Monsoon likely to continue, more rain from third week of September: Dr. Rajeevan:The country is likely to see normal to above normal rainfall in September, according to Dr. M Rajeevan, secretary, ministry of earth sciences.
Environment Minister lays stress on taking PM’s pledge of ensuring holistic improvement in Air quality forward:Keeping in mind Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dream of a “holistic improvement in air quality” in 100 cities, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar chaired a webinar on the first-ever International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies on Monday.
India-Bangladesh to hold Joint Consultative Commission meeting:India and Bangladesh have agreed to hold the 6th meeting of the Joint Consultative Commission (JCC) later this month.
3rd edition of Poshan Maah begins today:3rd edition of Poshan Maah began today with the Ministry of Women and Child Development celebrating it in convergence with partner Ministries and departments at National, States/UTs, Districts, and grass root level.
Maharashtra continues to top among worst COVID-19 affected states:Maharashtra continues to top the chart, recording 23,350 new cases on Sunday. While, 7,826 patients discharged. 328 patients died in the past 24 hours. So far, there are 2,35,857 active cases in the state.
Recovery rate from COVID-19 infection rises to 77.31%; fatality rate drops to 1.70%:The recovery rate from COVID-19 infection reached 77.31% while the case fatality rate has also dropped to 1.70%.
Metro services resume from today:Metro services returned on tracks in most cities including Delhi and Lucknow today after a gap of almost 5 and half months..Commuters travelled following call precautionary measures including wearing face masks and observing social distancing norms..If the limited roll out goes on smoothly for the first couple of days..services are going to be expanded further returning near normal bustle to life in most metros..
President, PM address inaugural session of Governors’ Conference on NEP 2020:President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the inaugural session of the Governors’ Conference on National Education Policy 2020.
Metro services resume after a gap of over five months:Metro services resumed Monday morning in different cities across the country after a gap of more than five months. These cities are Delhi, Lucknow, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.
Liberation war fighter Ziauddin Tariq Ali passes away in Dhaka:Liberation war fighter and a prominent public figure of Bangladesh Ziauddin Tariq Ali passed away in Dhaka on Monday. He was admitted to a specialised hospital in Dhaka after getting infected with Corona two weeks back.
August recorded 27% excess rainfall: IMD:India is likely to see a prolonged monsoon this year with above normal rainfall expected throughout September. Most regions in the country have received normal to excess rainfall this year, and as per IMD there is an indication of a prolonged monsoon. Ample rainfall during monsoon is crucial for Indian farmers as a good harvest helps in containing inflation.
Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut gets Y-plus security:Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has been given Y-plus category security and will be protected by about 10 armed commandos who will work in shifts around the clock.
CSIR-CMERI and NISE to bolster the Solar Energy Sector:CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI), Durgapur and National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), Gurugram joined hands by signing an online Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) as a ‘Strategic Association’ to bolster the Solar Energy sector across the nation today.