Friday, August 6, 2021

AIR News

Eight session of 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly adjourned sine die

Speaker Sharingain Longkumer today adjourned the eight session of 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly sine die after completing all the list of business. During the two...

118 new Covid-19 cases reported in Nagaland

Nagaland today reported another 118 new Covid-19 cases increasing the tally to 28,335. Total Covid recovery in the state has gone up to 25,603...

Maharashtra reports 6,695 news cases of Coronavirus infections

Maharashtra today reported 6,695 news cases of Coronavirus infections, taking the total number to 63,36,220. According to the state’s public health department, 7,120 patients were...

OIC has no locus standi in matters relating to J&K which is an integral part of India: MEA

India has categorically rejected the reference to the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir issued by the General Secretariat of Organization of Islamic Cooperation,OIC...

FM Nirmala Sitharaman meets Tony Abbott, Special Envoy of Australian PM in New Delhi

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today met Tony Abbott, Special Envoy of Australian Prime Minister in New Delhi and held discussions on various issues...

DU to begin classes for project work for science students in physical mode from Aug 16

The Delhi University will begin classes for project and practical work for science students in physical mode from 16th of this month in view...

Finance Ministry releases over Rs 685 Cr grant for Urban Local Bodies

The Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance has released an amount of over 685 crore to four States for providing grants to the Urban...

Ind vs Eng 1st Test: Rain forces early stumps; India trail by 58 runs

India were 125 for four wickets against England in their first innings when rain forces early stumps on Day 2 at Trent Bridge, Nottingham,...

Taiwan thanks U.S. for approving $750 million howitzer sale

Taiwan thanked the United States today for agreeing to sell 40 howitzer artillery systems in a 750 million dollar deal that will help the...

Punjab Sports Minister announces Rs 1 cr each for men’s hockey team players from State

Punjab Sports Minister Rana Gurmeet Singh Sodhi has announced to honour the hockey players from Punjab in the Indian Men Hockey team with one...

India crosses another milestone in COVID-19 Vaccination Drive, crosses 49 Cr mark; recovery rate stands at 97.37% 

In a significant achievement, India’s Cumulative COVID Vaccination Coverage has crossed 49 crore landmark milestone today. More than 50 lakh Vaccine Doses were administered...

Manipur reports 757 new COVID-19 positive cases

In Manipur, 757 persons including four personnel of the Central Armed Police Force were confirmed as new COVID-19 positive cases during the last twenty...

Events being organised by Gallantry Awards Portal, Armed Forces, BRO & NCC in 75 cities to honour the courage of bravehearts

To mark the 75th year of Independence, Gallantry Awards Portal is organising an event in collaboration with the Armed Forces, Border Roads Organisation and...

J&K: BJP celebrates second anniversary of abrogation of Article 370 and 35A

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, Bhartiya Janata Party today celebrated the second anniversary of the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A....

Bombay HC asks Maha govt to consider issuing vaccination card to allow fully inoculated people to travel in local trains

Bombay High Court has asked Maharashtra Government to consider issuing a vaccination card to allow fully inoculated people to travel in local trains. Stating...

Bihar CM makes aerial survey of flood-affected areas

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today  made an aerial survey of  flood-affected areas of  the state today to assess the damage caused by prevailing...

Bangladesh records highest single day COVID death toll

COVID 19 pandemic continued to claim an ever larger number of lives in Bangladesh as Thursday recorded a new high in deaths in one...

PM Modi to interact with beneficiaries of PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana in Madhya Pradesh on Aug 7

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with the beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana, PMGKAY in Madhya Pradesh on 7th August at...

Greek firefighters battle to control two major fires raging near Olympia and on island of Evia

Greek firefighters battled to bring under control two major fires raging near Olympia and on the island of Evia on Thursday as the country...

Special Envoy of Australian PM meets PM Modi in New Delhi

Tony Abbott, the Special Envoy of Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi. In a tweet, Mr...

PM Modi congratulates Indian Men’s Hockey team

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that hockey has a special place in the hearts and minds of every Indian. In a tweet, Mr...

Review of proceedings in Parliament

The Rajya Sabha witnessed noisy scenes by Opposition members over the demand for a discussion on the Pegasus issue and withdrawal of the Farm...

Weather forecast for Friday

The National Capital Delhi is likely to experience Generally cloudy sky with moderate rain. The temperature will hover between 27 and 33 egree Celsius.   Mumbai...

Ipca Laboratories report 31.2% decline in its consolidated net profit to Rs 306.7 cr for June quarter

Pharma company Ipca Laboratories today reported a 31.2 percent decline in its consolidated net profit to 306.7 crore rupees for the June quarter in...

Parliament passes Commission for Air Quality Management in NCR and Adjoining Areas Bill, 2021

Parliament has passed the Commission for Air Quality Management in National Capital Region and Adjoining Areas Bill, 2021 with the Rajya Sabha approving it...

Parliament passes Essential Defence Services Bill, 2021

Parliament has passed the Essential Defence Services Bill, 2021 with the Rajya Sabha approving it today amidst din. The Lok Sabha has already cleared...

Thailand bans sunscreens from all its marine national parks over damage to corals

Thailand has banned sunscreens containing chemicals that damage coral from all of its marine national parks. Concerns are growing that lotions tourists use for...

Death Certificate of Aman Nagsen issued, Process for repatriation of mortal remains to India on

Death Certificate of the Indian student Aman Nagsen has been issued. Prasar Bharati, Beijing correspondent reports that necessary work for repatriation of the mortal...

Sports Minister Anurag Thakur congratulates Ravi Dahiya on winning silver medal

Sports Minister Anurag Thakur has congratulated Ravi Dahiya on winning silver medal at Tokyo Olympics. In a tweet, Mr Thakur said, Ravi Dahiya's spirited...

India summons Charge d’Affairs of Pakistan to lodge firm protest over violent mob attack on a temple

External Affairs Ministry summoned Pakistan Charge d’Affairs and lodged a firm protest expressing grave concerns at the incident of violent mob attack on a...