Thursday, June 17, 2021

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The Prasar Bharati board met virtually earlier today for its 167th meeting, in which a special resolution was passed condoling the unfortunate loss of precious lives within the Prasar...
Overcoming all hurdles and finding new solutions, Indian Railways is continuing its journey of bringing relief by delivering Liquid Medical Oxygen(LMO) to various states across the country. Oxygen Expresses crossed...

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National Covid-19 recovery rate reaches 95.93 per cent; Daily recoveries outnumber new cases for the 35th consecutive day

India is registering a significant decline in active caseloads and fresh cases of coronavirus. With this, the recovery rate is continuously improving in the...

NIA arrests former Mumbai Police Officer in connection with Antilia security and Mansukh Hiren Murder Case

NIA arrested former Mumbai Police Officer Pradeep Sharma in connection with Antilia security and Mansukh Hiren Murder Case. The National Investigation Agency, which is...

CBSE submits evaluation criteria for Class 12 result 2021 in Supreme Court today

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today released the Class 12 evaluation criteria or the final strategy through which it will assess Class...

Commentaries

India-Kenya to consolidate ties

Script: Dr Nivedita Ray, Director Research, Indian Council of World Affairs India’s External Affairs Minister, Dr. S. Jaishankar was on a three-day official visit to...

Prime Minister calls for Global Cooperation to prevent Land Degradation

Script: Amb. NAVTEJ SARNA, Former Indian Ambassador to the US Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared that land is a fundamental building block for supporting all...

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Rising field of Research | Quantum Mechanics

From finding answers to the problems that surround our material world to unravelling the layers of human consciousness, quantum mechanics is the key that...

Drones to deliver medical supplies in India

Considering all the strong and innovative solutions, the Central government is trying its best to tackle the COVID-19 crisis. Now, with the help of drones...

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Courts cannot appoint PM, says Nepal PM KP Oli as he defends dissolution of House of Representatives

Nepal Prime Minister K.P Sharma Oli defended his government's controversial decision to dissolve the House of Representatives and told the Supreme Court that it...

Kim Jong-un acknowledges ‘tense’ food situation in North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has formally acknowledged that the country is facing food shortages. Addressing a meeting of senior leaders, Kim said...

China seeking to control bodies like WHO and Interpol: UK parliament panel

A report published by the UK House of Commons foreign affairs committee has claimed that autocratic nations like China are seeking to manipulate, undermine,...

China sends its first crew to new space station

China launched a spacecraft on Thursday carrying three astronauts to part of a space station still under construction for the longest stay in low...

Bangladesh records highest single day COVID infection, death in over 6 weeks, restrictions extended till July 15

Bangladesh reported its highest level of single day COVID 19 infection and deaths in over 6 weeks on Wednesday. According to the latest figures released...

Bangladesh to set up international vaccine institute- Prime Minister Hasina

Bangladesh will set up an international institute for vaccine production including for COVID 19. Announcing it in Parliament on Wednesday, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said...

China presents ‘systemic challenges’ says NATO, China terms it as Cold War mentality

Leaders of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO), the trans-Atlantic security alliance, have warned that China poses “systemic challenges” to the rules-based international order...

China backed Banskhali power plant in Bangladesh provided false pollution data: Environmental tracker group CREA

The China backed coal based power plant of S. Alam group in Banskhali near Chattogram in Bangladesh has been accused of providing false data...

NATO leaders include attacks in space in their mutual defence clause

NATO leaders have expanded the use of their all for one, one for all, mutual defense clause to include a collective response to attacks...

USAID to grant 115 mn dollars to El Salvador to slow migration from the Central American country

The United States will grant 115 million dollars in cooperation aid to El Salvador to slow migration from the Central American country. Administrator of the...

Bangladesh authorises Johnson and Johnson COVID vaccine for emergency use

The government of Bangladesh has authorised Johnson and Johnson single dose COVID vaccine for emergency use in the country. Johnson and Johnson had received the...

25 killed in gas explosion in Hubei, China

A gas line explosion at a market in Hubei province in central China has caused death of 25 persons. State television reported that local...

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Sensex down 178 points, Nifty ends below 15,700; FMCG and IT top gainers

Indian equity indices BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 extended...

Edible oil prices decline nearly 20%: Central Government

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution...

Khadi Village Industries Commission (KVIC) Records Highest Ever Turnover in FY 2020-21 Despite Covid-19 Pandemic

completely marred by Covid-19 pandemic, Khadi and Village Industries...