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Deep Depression over Eastcentral Arabian Sea: Cyclone Alert for north Maharashtra – south Gujarat coasts


New Delhi:2/6/20: According to the National Weather Forecasting Centre/Regional Specialised Meteorology Centre/Cyclone Warning Division of the India Meteorological Department: The deep depression over East-central Arabian Sea moved northwards with a speed of 11 kmph during past 06 hours and lay centred at 0830 hours IST of today, the 02nd June 2020 over East-central Arabian Sea near latitude 15.3°N and longitude 71.2°E, about ...

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Innovative disinfection & sanitization solutions by common people selected in NIF


National Innovation Foundation – India (NIF), an autonomous body of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), has recently supported two innovative disinfection solutions by common people which were received as a response to its Challenge COVID-19 Competition (C3). A Vehicle Disinfectant Bay and a Foot-operated Height Adjustable Hands-Free Sanitizer Dispenser Stand are the two recently supported innovations under the ...

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Public Sector Banks have sanctioned collateral-free loans worth three thousand 200 crore under the Atma nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan


Newdelhi2/6/20: Public Sector Banks have sanctioned collateral-free loans worth three thousand 200 crore rupees in a single day under the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman informed that largely the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) located in over three thousand TIER-2 towns were covered on the first day of sanctions of the collateral-free loans. The amount sanctioned ...

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Odisha, Sikkim, and Mizoram have now been included in One Nation One Card scheme


New Delhi2/6/20:: Three more states – Odisha, Sikkim, and Mizoram have now been included in One Nation One Card scheme. With this, the number of states and union territories (UTs) which have joined the scheme to 20, Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Monday. By August, Uttarakhand, Nagaland and Manipur will also be added to the national cluster, he ...

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Depression over Arabian Sea to convert into cyclonic storm in next 24 hours: IMD

The Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Dr. M. Rajeevan and the Director General of Meteorology, India Meteorological Department (IMD), Dr. Mrutyunjay Mohapatra holding a press conference on the second stage of Monsoon Forecast, in New Delhi on June 01, 2020.

Newdelhi:1/6/20:The depression over East-central and adjoining South-east Arabian Sea moved North-northwestwards with a speed of 13 kmph during past six hours. Indian Meteorology Department said, the depression is very likely to intensify into a Deep Depression over East-central and the adjoining Southeast Arabian Sea during next six hours and further convert into a Cyclonic Storm over Arabian Sea during the ...

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Date of Poll and Counting of Votes for Deferred Rajya Sabha Poll

The Chief Election Commissioner, Shri Sunil Arora chairing a meeting of the Election Commission of India (ECI), in New Delhi on June 01, 2020. 
The Election Commissioners, Shri Ashok Lavasa and Shri Sushil Chandra and senior officers of the Commission are also seen.

 New Delhi:1/6/20:  On 25.02.2020, Election Commission of India announced elections to the Council of States to fill 55 seats of Members from 17 States, retiring in the month of April,2020, which were notified vide Notification No. 318/CS-Multi/2020(1) dated 06.03.2020. After the last date of withdrawal on 18.03.2020, respective Returning Officers declared 37 seats from 10 States filled in uncontested. Further, ...

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Historic decisions of cabinet will usher in positive changes in the lives of farmers, labourers and workers:Narendra Modi

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi chairing the Cabinet meeting, in New Delhi on June 01, 2020.

Newdelhi:1/6/20:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has termed today’s cabinet decisions as historic and said that these will usher in positive changes in the lives of farmers, labourers and workers. He said, the decisions of the government will bring tremendous benefits to the farmers, street vendors and MSMEs. Mr. Modi said, the change in definition of MSMEs will not only give impetus ...

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Rs 812 Crore approved for Odisha under “Jal Jeevan Mission


New Delhi:1/6/20: Through ‘Jal Jeevan Mission’, Government of India is making all efforts to provide every rural household in the country a Functional Household Tap Connection for water in an adequate quantity of prescribed quality on regular and long-term basis. Following the true spirit of cooperative federalism, State Governments are steering this flagship programme to realise the objectives of the ...

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200 special trains to run across the country starting 1st June 2020


Newdelhi:31/5/20: Ministry of Railways (MoR) after consultation with Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) and Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has announced that train services on Indian Railways shall be further partially restored w.e.f. from 01st June 2020. More than 1.45 lac passengers will travel on Day 1 of 200 trains starting on June 1. Tomorrow (i.e. 01st June ...

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PM Modi shares his thought in Mann Ki Baat programme on All India Radio


Newdelhi:31/5/20:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged people to be more and careful in the midst of the COVID pandemic even as a major segment of the economy has been opened up. Addressing the nation in his Mann Ki Baat programme on All India Radio this morning, the Prime Minister said, train services have resumed including the Shramik Special trains and ...

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