27 Lakh teachers trained during COVID pandemic, says Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank:The Government today said that 27 lakh teachers were trained during the Covid-19 pandemic.
LIC is not being privatized, Government informs Lok Sabha:The Government today said that Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has not been privatized.
KVIC rolls out project RE-HAB to prevent Elephant – Human conflict using Honey Bees:Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC), on Monday, launched a unique project of creating “bee-fences” to mitigate human – elephant conflicts in the country.
India working on compensation, re-employment and re – skilling of Indians abroad with partner governments, says External Affairs Minister:External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar today made a statement on the COVID-19 situation and the impact on Indians abroad.
Preservation and Promotion of Ganga, Environment and Culture is the Foundation of Development of our Country: President Kovind:Preservation and promotion of “Ganga, Environment and Culture” is the foundation for development of our country, said the President Ram Nath Kovind. He was speaking at the inaugural session of the Jagran Forum on issues of Ganga, Environment and Culture in Varanasi today organised by Dainik Jagran.
6th Mega Health Camp in Parliament for Super-specialist Consultations inaugurated by Speaker Lok Sabha in presence of Dr Harsh Vardhan:The 6th Mega-Health camp in Parliament House Annexe for super-specialist consultations for Parliamentarians was inaugurated today by Om Birla,Speaker of Lok Sabha in the presence of Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare andShriAshwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
MEA reacts to racism in UK: India cannot turn blind eye to racism:Reacting to an issue on racism in the Upper House, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said that India cannot turn blind eye to any form of racism.
COVID19: 5 states report increase in daily new cases:Five states of Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu continue to report a surge in the COVID daily new cases.
PM Modi to share his Mann Ki Baat on March 28:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts with the people in the country and abroad in the ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme on All India Radio on 28th of this month.
#IndiaFightsCorona: 17,455 recoveries made so India has reported 26,291 new COVID-19 cases so far, according to the Union Health Ministry.
Both Houses of Parliament resume proceedings today:Both Houses of Parliament resumed proceedings on Monday after a break of four days.
India’s Vaccine Maitri continues; West Indian cricketing greats thank PM Modi:India’s Vaccine Maitri has attracted immense respect for India from all around the world.
West Bengal: EC takes action against officials for Nandigram incident:In West Bengal, BJP chief Amit Shah held a massive road show in Kharagpur, while Mamta Banerjee held a road show in Kolkata.
Campaigning in poll-bound states intensifies:Election campaign has been intensified in poll-bound states of Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, Kerala, Assam and West Bengal.
China wants WHO approved vaccines to apply for approval as the debate over the “vaccine passport” rages:As China is slowly opening its borders for international travel conditionally, it asked WHO approved vaccines to make application to competent Chinese authorities if they want to be considered for inclusion in China’s plans for visa facilitation.
Bangladesh reports highest COVID-19 deaths in over 2 months:Bangladesh is witnessing a surge in Covid 19 cases with 26 people dying in the last 24 hours on Monday. It also reported 1773 new cases of corona infection in the country over the same period.
Inter Parliamentary Union President on a week long visit to India:Inter Parliamentary Union President Duarte Pacheco to attend felicitation ceremony and address Members under the auspices of the Indian Parliamentary Group (IPG) in Central Hall of Parliament House on 16 March.
US Democrats push to make COVID-19 relief bill aid to the poor permanent;U.S. Senate Democrats will push to make permanent two provisions of President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 relief bill that provide emergency enhanced benefits for the poor through food assistance and child tax credits, two leading lawmakers said on Sunday.
French must avoid lockdown as infections hold above 26,000: PM Castex:France must do everything to avoid a new coronavirus lockdown as pressure on hospitals grows, Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Sunday as the country reported more than 26,000 new cases.
Myanmar: At least 39 killed in protests, Chinese factory burnt in Yangon:In the most violent day of the protest since it began more than 6 weeks back in Myanmar, more than 39 people were killed on Sunday.
No proposal to bring oil and gas under GST: The government today said that there is no proposal right now to bring crude petroleum, petrol, diesel, aviation turbine fuel, natural gas under the Goods and Service Tax.
Last date to file fourth installment of Advance Tax today:March 15 is the last date for filing fourth installment of advance tax this year, failing to do so might result in paying needless penalty on taxes.
Kishan, Kohli help India level T20 series against England:A belligerent 56 off 32 balls from India debutant Ishan Kishan and an unbeaten 73 from captain Virat Kohli helped the hosts to a commanding seven-wicket win over England in the second Twenty20 International in Ahmedabad on Sunday.
63rd Grammy Awards: Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish bag top honours:At the 63rd Grammy Awards, Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish won the top prizes while Beyonce became the most awarded female artist in Grammy history with her 28th win.
Digital process for tracking Coronavirus:Government has taken a number of steps for tracing / tracking of patients with corona and other infectious diseases in the country, as given below :-
Hong Kong scientist develops retinal scan technology to identify early childhood autism:A Hong Kong scientist has developed a method to use machine learning and artificial intelligence to scan retinas of children as young as six to detect early autism or the risk of autism and hopes to develop a commercial product this year.
Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu continue to report a spike in Daily New Cases:Five States of Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu continue to report a surge in the COVID daily new cases.
Veteran Kathakali artist Chemancheri Kunhiraman Nair passes away:Noted Kathakali artist Chemancheri Kunhiraman Nair passed away in Kozhikode, Kerala Monday morning.