India denounces Pakistan for intimidating journalists and human rights defenders:India has yet again exposed Pakistan at the ongoing Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva.
MoRTH advises States, UTs to stamp International Convention of Road Traffic on 1st page of IDP:The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has advised the States and Union Territory administrations to stamp International Convention of Road Traffic of 19th September 1949 on the first page of International Driving Permit, IDP issued by them.
Cabinet approves Minimum Support Prices (MSP) for Rabi Crops for marketing season 2021-22:The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the increase in the Minimum Support Prices (MSPs) for all mandated Rabi crops for marketing season 2021-22.
PM Modi to address convocation of IIT, Guwahati through video-conferencing on September 22:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the convocation of IIT, Guwahati through video-conferencing on Tuesday.
LS passes several bills including National Forensic Science University Bill 2020:Lok Sabha has passed National Forensic Science University Bill 2020. The Bill establishes National Forensic Science University as an institute of national importance.
India, China hold 6th Commander level Talks at Moldo: In Ladakh Region, India and China are engaging in Commander level Talks for the 6th time at Moldo, in Chinese side of Line of Actual Control.
Schools in some States to resume classes from today | Unlock 4:Schools in some states to resume classes from Monday after a gap of almost six months. In first step towards resuming educational activities, only senior students are allowed to attend school voluntarily. Schools in containment zones to remain shut. Monuments like Taj Mahal and Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya to also open for visitors from Monday.
Maharashtra: At least 10 dead in Bhiwandi building collapse
PM lays foundation stone of 9 highway projects in Bihar today:Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for 9 major highway projects in Bihar through video conferencing on Monday.
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No postponement of elections in Myanmar despite COVID 19 surge:The Election Commission of Myanmar has ruled out postponement of general elections in the country due to the COVID 19 pandemic.
India launches maiden Direct Cargo Ferry Service to Maldives:In his address to the Maldivian Parliament, People’s Majlis, during his State Visit to the Maldives in June 2019, PM Narendra Modi had announced India’s commitment to start a ferry service connecting India and the Maldives.
U.S. to slap sanctions on over two dozen targets tied to Iran arms:The United States will sanction more than two dozen people and entities involved in Iran’s nuclear, missile and conventional arms programs, a senior U.S. official said, putting teeth behind U.N. sanctions on Tehran that Washington argues have resumed despite the opposition of allies and adversaries.
Britain witnesses sharp rise in COVID-19 cases:In Britain, COVID-19 cases have risen sharply in recent weeks to more than 4,000 per day.
U.S.: More than 70 lakh COVID-19 cases and over 2.04 lakh deaths:The United States tops the world COVID tally with more than 70 lakh cases and over 2.04 lakh deaths related to COVID-19. As the coronavirus pandemic grips the U.S. tighter, the virus is spreading deeper into America’s small towns and rural outposts.
COVID19 World: Over 3.12 crore coronavirus cases reported:Over 3.12 crore coronavirus cases have been reported worldwide, with more than 9.65 lakh deaths. As many as 2.28 crore people have recovered from the virus so far.
MP: School uniforms to be now made by women SHGs:In Madhya Pradesh, uniforms of school children will now be made by women self-help groups. Self-help groups will also be given the responsibility of distribution of nutritious food at Anganwadi centers.
Minimum Support Price for farmers will continue: Government:Defence Minister Minister Rajnath Singh has said, opposition parties are trying to mislead the nation’s farmers. He asserted that government is aiming to double farmers income and the two farm bills passed in Rajya Sabha on Sunday are historic and will pave the way in enhancing farmers income.
Railways starts running 40 clone trains with higher speed and fewer stops:Railways has started running 40 clone trains from Monday in the wake of the huge demand for travel on specific routes.
No significant mutation in SARS-CoV-2 in India: Dr Harsh Vardhan:Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has said that no significant or drastic mutations have been found in strains of SARS-CoV-2 in India till now.
India crosses significant landmark of more than 80% national recovery rate:On a continuous stretch of high recoveries, India has reported more than 90,000 recoveries for the third day in succession.
Global climate events may have driven abrupt shifts in Indian Summer Monsoon in past 3200 years:Global climatic events like the Roman Warm Period, Medieval Climate Anomaly, and the Little Ice Age may have had significant impacts on India’s landscape, vegetation, and socio-economic growth, with abrupt shifts in the Indian Summer Monsoon (ISM) coinciding with these climatic events.
Taj Mahal re-opens for public after six months:Taj Mahal, the 17th-century architectural marvel, shut since March 17 due to Covid-19 pandemic, opened for public on Monday.