Cabinet approves extension of ‘Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana’:Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval to the following for the welfare of and to enable old age income security for Senior Citizens:
Northeast model of Corona management:Following is the text of the article written by Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C) Dr Jitendra Singh on Corona Management.
Ministry of Tourism organises 21st webinar titled ‘Photowalking Bhopal : Tradition, Culture and Tourism’ under “Dekho Apna Desh” series
Government launches scheme for 100 % solarisation of Konark sun temple & Konark town:The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has taken up the Complete Solarisation of Konark sun temple and Konark town in Odisha.
200 non-AC trains to run daily from 1st June says Railway Minister Piyush Goyal:Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said Indian Railways will run 200 non-AC trains daily from 1st of the next month.
COVID-19 recovery rate improves to 39.62 percent in India:Health and Family Welfare Ministry said that a total 42 thousand 298 patients have cured from the corona virus and the recovery rate reached to 39.62 per cent in the country.
PM Modi appreciates Ayushman Bharat healthcare workers’ efforts in making it largest healthcare programme in the world:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appreciated doctors, nurses, healthcare workers and all others associated with Ayushman Bharat.
Around 4 lakh people evacuated from Seven Coastal districts of West Bengal:DG NDRF S N Pradhan has said lakhs of people have been evacuated in Odisha and West Bengal in view of Cyclone Amphan.
Ayushman Bharat beneficiaries cross 1 crore; PM praises healthcare workers:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appreciated doctors, nurses, healthcare workers and all others associated with Ayushman Bharat.
Cyclone Amphan: Heavy downpour, high velocity winds pound Odisha:As cyclone Amphan hurtled towards the coast, heavy downpour coupled with high velocity winds pounded coastal Odisha, uprooting trees and flattening fragile structures, officials said on Wednesday.
Govt. launches National Test ‘Abhyas’ app for JEE Main, NEET mock tests:Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has launched a new mobile app named – the ‘National Test Abhyas’.
Vande Bharat Mission: Over half a dozen flights from Gulf countries to bring back around 1,000 Indians today:More than half a dozen flights from Gulf countries are planned to bring back around 1,000 distressed Indians on Wednesday.
In view of Amphan, Power Ministry puts in place adequate arrangements:The Ministry of Power has put in place adequate arrangements to handle power supply situation in the wake of Super Cyclonic Storm Amphan.
Cyclone Amphan: 41 NDRF teams deployed in coastal regions of WB, Odisha:Indian Metrological Department, IMD said that Super Cyclone Amphan is likely to make landfall between Digha, West Bengal and Hatiya Islands, Bangladesh, close to Sundarbans between Wednesday afternoon and evening with maximum wind speed of 155 to 165 kilometres per hour gusting to 185 kilometres per hour.
Super Cyclone Amphan to hit West Bengal coast today afternoon:Indian Metrological Department, IMD said that Super Cyclone Amphan is likely to make landfall between Digha, West Bengal and Hatiya Islands, Bangladesh, close to Sundarbans Wednesday afternoon with maximum sustained wind speed of 155 to 165 kilometres per hour gusting to 185 kilometres per hour.
Cyclone Amphan makes landfall, to cross Bangladesh by Midnight:Cyclone Amphan has made a landfall and it is crossing the West Bengal- Bangladesh Coast east of Sagar Island. According to the latest special weather bulletin of the Met Department of Bangladesh issued around 7.30 p.m. ,the cyclone currently lies over the coastal West Bengal and Sundarban on the Bangladeshi coast after making a landfall around 4 p.m. in West Bengal. It is likely to move in a north-northeasterly direction further and complete crossing the coast within the next 3-4 hours.
Nepal: Number of COVID-19 cases rises to 427 after 25 more persons tests positive today:In Nepal, the number of COVID-19 cases has reached to 427 after 25 more persons tested positive today.
India and Bangladesh operationalise five new ports of call, two more protocol routes:India and Bangladesh on Wednesday operationalised five new ports of call and two more protocol routes to enhance connectivity and trade between the two countries.
Bangladesh: Many areas receive rainfall, high wind as Cyclone Amphan nears:Several places in the coastal districts of Bangladesh are reporting rain and strong wind as the super cyclone Amphan nears the Bangladesh coast.
Vande Bharat Mission: First flight from Nepal brings back 165 stranded Indians:The first flight under Vande Bharat Mission from Nepal brought back is bringing back 165 stranded Indians on Wednesday.
Operation Samudra Setu: 700 Indians to be repatriated from Sri Lanka on June 1:As part of Vande Bharat Mission, INS Jalashwa will sail from Colombo port in Sri Lanka carrying around 700 Indian nationals to Tuticorin on June 1.
More than 1,000 dead in a day in Brazil; WHO agrees to investigation:Brazil, already the third country in the world in number of cases, for the first time exceeded the milestone of 1,000 daily deaths from Covid-19 on Tuesday, while the World Health Organization decided to open an “independent” investigation.
UN chief says he is encouraged by pact between Afghan prez Ghani, Abdullah:UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is encouraged by the agreement between Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah, saying it will help find a way to enable progress towards intra-Afghan negotiations and a comprehensive peace agreement.
South Korea to re-open school even as new Covid-19 cases are reported:South Korea has reported 13 fresh cases, a possible sign that a recent outbreak in the capital area is stabilizing, as officials prepare to reopen schools.
Cyclone Amphan: Bangladesh’s Mongla, Pyra port raise highest warning signal:The MeT department of Bangladesh has asked Mongla and Payara ports to hoist the highest level of danger signal 10 which signifies ‘Great Danger’ even as super cyclone Amphan moved to around 400 kms from these ports.
Slovenia’s football league to restart on June 5Slovenia’s Football Association (NZS) has announced that top flight matches will resume on June 5 after a two-month interruption caused by the coronavirus epidemic.
Haryana govt. allows opening of stadia, sports complexes with guidelines:The Haryana government said, under the guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs for containment of COVID-19, all sports complexes and stadiums in the state have been permitted to open.
Take a look at Health Ministry guidelines for dental professionals amid COVID-19:The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued a guidelines for dental professionals in Covid-19 pandemic situation.