Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar launches ‘Krishi Megh:Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Tuesday virtually launched the Krishi Megh (National Agricultural Research and Education System – Cloud Infrastructure and Services).
DAC approves procurement proposals worth over Rs. 8,722 crore including 106 Basic Trainer Aircraft for IAF:Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) today approved procurement proposals worth over Rs. 8,722 crore including 106 Basic Trainer Aircraft for Indian Air Force.
Govt takes many important decisions on Defence in last six years:In the last six years Government has taken many important decisions on Defence.
Education Minister launches Minimum Standards of Architectural Education Regulations, 2020:Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank today virtually launched the Minimum Standards of Architectural Education Regulations, 2020 in New Delhi.
Coronavirus recovery rate close to 70% in country: Govt:Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that successful implementation of containment strategy, aggressive testing coupled with standardized clinical management of critical patients have resulted in the rise of COVID-19 recovery rate to nearly 70 per cent while the case fatality rate has fallen below 2 per cent.
Renowned lyricist & poet Rahat Indori passes away:In Madhya Pradesh, noted Urdu poet and lyricist Rahat Indori died of cardiac arrest in Indore on Tuesday. He was also tested positive for COVID-19.
Record number of 15 crore people downloaded Aarogya Setu App:Aarogya Setu, the APP developed to track and trace COVID19 situation in the country has recorded 15 crore downloads till date.
Vice President greets people on the eve of Janmashtami:The Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu greeted the people on the eve of Janmashtami through a message.
Bihar: Flood situation continues to be grim in already affected areas:In Bihar, the flood situation continues to be grim in flood affected areas of the state. The flood water has entered new areas of Siwan and Madhepura.
Sushant Singh Rajput Case: ED again questions actor Rhea Chakraborty:The Enforcement Directorate on Monday held a fresh round of questioning of actor Rhea Chakraborty and her family members in connection with a money laundering case linked to the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
‘Connecting, Communicating, Changing,’ book chronicling 3 years of VP in office released:Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh released a book chronicling three years of Vice President, M. Venkaiah Naidu in office, titled ‘Connecting, Communicating, Changing.’ Minister of Information & Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar released the e-version of the book.
India’s COVID-19 recoveries cross historic peak of 1.5 million:India’s COVID-19 recoveries have crossed the historic peak of 1.5 million on Monday. Recovery of 15,35,743 patients has been made possible because of the policy of TESTING aggressively, TRACKING comprehensively & TREATING efficiently.
India-Nepal to hold oversight mechanism meeting on 17th August:India and Nepal are going to have a high-level diplomatic engagement Next week.
Janmashtmi being celebrated in Bangladesh:The festival to mark the birth of Lord Sri Krishna Janmashtami is being celebrated in Bangladesh.
Russia launches first vaccine against coronavirus:Russia has developed the first vaccine against the coronavirus. The announcement was made by President Vladimir Putin during a televised video conference call with government ministers on Tuesday.
AtmaNirbhar Bharat to open huge opportunities for cooperation between India, Bangladesh: High Commissioner Riva Ganguly Das:The ‘Atma Nirbhar Bharat’ scheme rolled out by India will provide a great opportunity for business people from India and Bangladesh to collaborate in various sectors.
Israel closes Gaza crossing after Palestinians launch incendiary balloons:Israel on Tuesday closed one of its main border crossings with the Gaza Strip after Palestinians launched incendiary balloons that set fire to areas on the Israeli frontier.
UK says wants greater flexibility to return illegal migrants back to France:Britain wants greater flexibility to return back to France illegal migrants who risk the perilous journey across the English Channel in small boats, a junior health minister said on Tuesday.
Bangladesh govt orders strict implementation of mask wearing in public places:Amid continued increase in Coronavirus cases in the country, the government of Bangladesh has ramped up efforts to enforce health regulations among the people to contain further spread of the virus.
Lebanese PM resigns after protests erupt following Beirut Blast:”We need to be part of the people, that’s why I declare the resignation of this government today. God bless Lebanon! With these words, Prime minister of Lebanon, Hassan Diab has resigned on Monday.
Income Tax Department conducts search on premises of Chinese entities:Based on the credible information that few Chinese individuals and their Indian associates were involved in money laundering and hawala transactions through series of shell entities, a search action was mounted at various premises of these Chinese entities, their close confederates and couple of bank employees.
UK suffers biggest job losses since 2009 as COVID hits:The number of people in work in Britain fell by the most since 2009 in the three months through June as the coronavirus crisis took a heavy toll on the labour market, even with the government’s huge jobs protection scheme still in place.
Raksha Mantri launches ‘Atmanirbharta Saptah’ (7 to 14 August):In a bid to push Make-in-India, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat Week’ via video conferencing on Monday.
FM inaugurates National Infrastructure Pipeline Online Dashboard:Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the National Infrastructure Pipeline, NIP online dashboard in New Delhi on Monday through video conferencing.