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Government Issues Guidelines For PM Cares For Children Scheme

The Ministry of Women and Child Development has issued the detailed guidelines for PM CARES for Children Scheme. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on 29th May, 2021 had announced comprehensive support for children who have lost both their parents due to COVID 19 pandemic. The objective of the scheme is to ensure comprehensive care and protection of children who have lost ...

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Reviving the glory of Indian hockey

It took the Indian hockey team 41 years to end the medal drought at the Olympics. A resolute Indian men’s hockey team rewrote history when it scored a sweet victory at the Tokyo Olympics 2020. The bronze at the Tokyo Olympics was not just a medal, but it was also the realization of the hopes and dreams of crores of ...

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Fact Sheet: Quad Leaders’ Summit

On September 24, President Biden hosted Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India, and Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga of Japan at the White House for the first-ever in-person Leaders’ Summit of the Quad. The leaders have put forth ambitious initiatives that deepen our ties and advance practical cooperation on 21st-century challenges: ending the COVID-19 pandemic, ...

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National Monetisation Pipeline

National Monetisation Pipeline: An Introduction Union Budget 2021-22 has identified monetisation of operating public infrastructure assets as a key means for sustainable infrastructure financing. Towards this, the Budget provided for preparation of a ‘National Monetisation Pipeline (NMP)’ of potential brownfield infrastructure assets. NITI Aayog in consultation with infra line ministries has prepared the report on NMP. NMP aims to provide ...

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Season 2 of Popular Travelogue Series ‘Rag Rag Mein Ganga’ Launched

The Union Minister for Jal Shakti, Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and Union Minister forInformation & Broadcastingand Youth Affairs & Sports, Shri Anurag Singh Thakur along with Minister of State for Jal Shakti and Food Processing Industries Shri Prahlad Singh Patel jointly launched the Second Season of the popular series ‘Rag Rag Mein Ganga’ today. The Season one of the series ...

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Anti-democratic and violent behaviour of opposition during the Parliament sessions scripts a dark chapter in the history of Indian democracy

Deplorable actions by opposition Members of Parliament (MPs) have become a norm. Their actions in this session were not an exception but a continuation. From tearing of the rule book last year to the opposition indulging in most unparliamentary conducts ever witnessed by this House, the conduct of opposition is becoming shameful day by day. This was said in a ...

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India reiterates its commitment to fight climate change

By: K V VENKATASUBRAMANIAN, Senior Journalist In less than 100 days from now, world leaders are expected to gather in Glasgow in the United Kingdom to deliberate on measures to combat climate change. More than 190 world leaders are expected at the 2021 UN Climate Change Conference, known as COP26. Hosted by the UK in partnership with Italy, the conference ...

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‘Space Tourism: The Next Frontier’

The Nehru Science Centre, Mumbai in association with the Aeronautical Society of India, Mumbai Branch organised an online lecture on ‘Space Tourism: The Next Frontier’ on 27th July 2021. Dr. Punita Masrani, Aerospace Medicine Specialist, V. M. Medical Centre, Mumbai discussed various aspects of the commercial space travel in the lecture. The concept of Space tourism or commercial space travel ...

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Astronomers Find One Group of Appearing and Disappearing Stars

An international collaboration of astronomers has identified a curious occurrence of nine stars like objects that appeared and vanished in a small region within half an hour in an old photographic plate. Astronomers collaborating across counties track vanishing and appearing celestial objects by comparing old images of the night sky with new modern one, register unnatural phenomena, and probe deep ...

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Har Ghar Jal

To translate the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of providing clean tap water to every household in the country by 2024, Jal Jeevan Mission,working with speed and scale, has today achieved a milestone of providing tap water supply to every household in 1 lakh villages across India, in a short period of 23 months. At the launch of this ...

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