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World’s First Intra-Nasal Vaccine For COVID Developed By India Gets CDSCO’s Approval

New Delhi: 1/12/22:World’s first intra-nasal vaccine for COVID developed by India has got approval from the Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) for restricted use in emergency situations in the age group of 18 and above. This was stated here today by Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, ...

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PM invites students, parents and teachers to take part in activities relating to Pariksha Pe Charcha 2023

Newdelhi;30/11/22:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has invited students, their parents and teachers to take part in interesting activities relating to Pariksha Pe Charcha 2023. The Prime Minister emphasised the need to collectively work towards creating a stress-free environment for our students. Quoting a tweet by the Ministry of Education, the Prime Minister tweeted; “I call upon all Exam Warriors, their ...

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10 million additional jobs can be created in electronics and BPO sector in two years’ time: Ashwani Vaishnaw

Newdelhi:30/11/22:The Minister for Communications, Electronics & Information Technology and Railways, Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw has said that 10 million additional jobs can be created in the electronics and Business Processing (BPO) sector in the coming two years, given the strides the start-up sector is making in the country. While inaugurating the National Level Start-up Initiative organized by the Software Technology Park ...

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Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Issues Guidelines for Platform Services offered by Multi-System Operators

Newdelhi:30/11/22:1 The Cable Television Networks Rules, 1994, permit Multi-System Operators (MSOs) to transmit their own programming service, either directly to their own subscribers or through one or more Local Cable Operators. These own programming services referred to as ‘Platform Services (PS)’, which also include most ‘local-channels’, are exclusive programming services being generated at local level offered by MSOs. 2.         In ...

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Minister of Civil Aviation inaugurates multiple flights to boost connectivity to Northeastern Region

The new route will enhance the Northeast region’s connectivity with the 2 major metro cities The new routes will further expand its wings in Northeast India Newdelhi:29/11/22:Minister of Civil Aviation and Steel, Shri Jyotiraditya M Scindia, along with General (Dr) V. K. Singh(Retd.) Minister of State for Civil Aviation and Road Transport and Highways, inaugurated multiple flights to further expand ...

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Mrs. Preeti Sudan, former IAS officer takes the Oath of Office and Secrecy as Member, UPSC

Newdelhi:29/11/22:Mrs. Preeti Sudan, former IAS officer took the Oath of Office and Secrecy as Member, UPSC this afternoon in the Central Hall, Main Building of UPSC. The oath was administered to her by the UPSC Chairman Dr Manoj Soni. Mrs. Preeti Sudan, 1983 batch IAS officer from AP cadre, retired as Union Health Secretary in July, 2020. She also served ...

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President of India Graces International Gita Seminar; Launches/Lays Foundation Stone for Various Projects of Government of Haryana

Haryana:29/11/22:The President of India, Smt Droupadi Murmu, graced the International Gita Seminar in Kurukshetra, Haryana today (November 29, 2022). She also launched the ‘Mukhyamantri Swasthya Sarvekshan Yojana’; and Haryana e-ticketing projects for all public road transport facilities as well as laid the foundation stone for a Medical College and Hospital in Sirsa through virtual mode. Speaking on the occasion, the ...

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Over 175 crore Aadhaar authentication transactions carried out in October

Newdelhi:29/11/22::Aadhaar adoption and usage by residents continues to progress across India, indicative of how it is touching lives, and enabling ease of living for residents. In October, over 175.44 cr authentication transactions were carried out via Aadhaar. A majority of these monthly transactions were done by using fingerprint biometric authentication, followed by demographic and OTP authentication. So far, cumulatively almost ...

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Accuracy more important than speed in news communication and should be primary in the minds of communicators:Anurag Thakur

Newdelhi:29/11/22:Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Shri Anurag Thakur has today said that, “presenting authentic information is the prime responsibility of media and that facts should be properly checked before they are put in the public domain”. Speaking at the Opening Ceremony of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union General Assembly 2022, the Minister said, “while speed with which the information is ...

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Shilp Guru and National Awards conferred to master craftspersons

Newdelhi:28/11/22:Our craftsmen are India’s ambassador of heritage to the world, said Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar, Hon’ble Vice President of India, while addressing the Shilp Guru and National Awards organised by Ministry of Textiles here today. Shri Dhankhar said that India is on the rise as never before. “We are the most favoured destination globally for investment and opportunity. And the craftspersons ...

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