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Centre committed to tackle health problems through Ayushman Bharat:Ram Nath Kovind

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Wardha:17/8/19:President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the government remains committed to tackle health problems of the people through the flagship Ayushmaan Bharat programme and other health missions. He was addressing the students at the Golden Jubilee program of Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Science at Sewagram, Wardha.  He called upon students to learn the life of Mahatma Gandhi that ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds talks with Bhutanese counterpart Dr. Lotay Tshering

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Thimpu:17/8/19:Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held talks with his Bhutanese counterpart Dr. Lotay Tshering in Thimpu today. They reviewed the entire gamut of the bilateral relations and ways and means to further enhance it. The two leaders had one to one as well as delegation-level exchanges. Later both the leaders launched various projects. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhutanese ...

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Watan – a patriotic song by DD – released by Prakash Javadekar

The Union Minister for Environment, Forest & Climate Change and Information & Broadcasting, Shri Prakash Javadekar addressing after dedicating a musical video song “Watan” to the Nation, in New Delhi on August 13, 2019.
	The Chairman, Prasar Bharati, Dr. A. Surya Prakash and other dignitaries are also seen.

Newdelhi:13/8/19Union Minister Shri Prakash Javadekar released patriotic song “Watan” produced by Doordarshan to mark the occasion of Independence Day, 2019 in New Delhi today. The song pays tribute to New India. It highlights several path breaking initiatives of the government including the determination and vision behind the recent successful launch of “Chandrayaan 2”.  The song also pays tribute to the ...

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Consumer Protection Act, 2019 to be more holistic and stringent:Ramvilas Paswan

The Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan holding a press conference on the Consumer Protection Bill, 2019, which has been passed by both Houses of Parliament, in New Delhi on August 13, 2019.
	The Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Danve Raosaheb Dadarao and the Secretary, Department of Consumer Affairs, Shri A.K. Srivastava are also seen.

NEWDELHI:13/8/19:The Consumer Protection Act 2019 will be more holistic and  stringent once the rules are framed to protect the interest of the Consumer ,stating this at a press conference today Union Minister for Consumer Affairs ,Food and Public distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan informed that a meeting of former Secretaries of the Consumer Affairs Department and  Members of Parliament will ...

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Chandrayaan-2 sets to leave earth’s orbit tomorrow morning on way to moon

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Newdelhi:14/8/19:India’s second lunar probe Chandrayaan-2 is set to move towards the moon after leaving the earth’s orbit, with the Indian Space Research Organization planning to carry out a crucial manoeuvre early tomorrow morning. ISRO has said it will carry out the manoeuvre called Trans Lunar Insertion at around 3.30 A.M. IST. Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft is expected to reach the moon’s orbit ...

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Restrictions are being eased out in a phased manner in the Kashmir Valley

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Newdelhi:13/8/19:The Jammu and Kashmir Government today said that the restrictions are being eased out in a phased manner in the Kashmir  Valley adding the situation in the Jammu division is completely normal.  This was stated by the Government Spokesperson Rohit Kansal during a press briefing held in Srinagar today. The Spokesperson informed that the restrictions are being eased after assessment ...

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Kiren Rijiju confers the National Youth Awards for excellent work and contribution in different fields

The Minister of State for Youth Affairs & Sports (Independent Charge) and Minority Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju in a group photograph at the National Youth Awards Function, in New Delhi on August 12, 2019.
	The Secretary, Department of Youth Affairs, Smt. Upma Chawdhry and other dignitaries are also seen.

Newdelhi:12/8/19:The Union Minister for Youth Affairs & Sports (I/C) Shri Kiren Rijiju here today conferred the National Youth Awards on individuals (aged between 15-29 years) and organizations for excellent work and contribution in different fields of development and social service, such as health, promotion of human rights, active citizenship, community service etc. The objective of the awards given by the ...

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Dr. Vikram Sarabhai Centenary Celebration inaugurated in Ahmedabad

The Chairman, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), Dr. K. Sivan along with other dignitaries releasing the coffee table book on ISRO through pictures, during the inaugural function of birth centenary celebration of Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, at Gujarat University Convention & Exhibition Center, in Ahmedabad on August 12, 2019.

Ahmedabad:12/8/19:The centenary celebration of the birth anniversary of the founding father of ISRO – Dr. Vikram Sarabhai kicked off in Ahmedabad today in the presence of dignitaries from ISRO, Department of Space, Department of Atomic Energy and members of Sarabhai Family. Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi addressed the gathering through a video message. In his Video message, Shri ...

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Eid-ul-Azhais being celebrated with religious fervour and enthusiasm in various parts of the country

New Delhi: Pigeons fly past as Muslims offer prayers at Jama Masjid on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, in New Delhi, Monday, Aug 12, 2019. (PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore)  (PTI8_12_2019_000016B) *** Local Caption ***

Newdelhi:12/8/19:Eid-ul-Azha, the festival of sacrifice is being celebrated with religious fervour and enthusiasm in various parts of the country today. The faithfuls thronged Eidgahs and mosques this morning to offer Eid prayers. Later they exchanged Eid greetings. In Delhi, main congregations were held at Jama Masjid, Fatehpuri mosque and Shahi Eidgah. Speaking on the occasion, the Imams, who led the ...

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Abrogation of Article 370 welcomed by people: Vice President

The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu addressing the gathering at the 35th Foundation Day celebrations of Prabhat Khabar, in Ranchi, Jharkhand on August 10, 2019.

Ranchi:10/8/19:The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venakaih Naidu has said that abrogation of article 370 was welcomed by people cutting across all political lines in the country. Participating in the 35th Foundation Day celebrations of Prabhat Khabar, a Hindi daily, in Ranchi, Jharkhand today, the Vice President said the need of the hour was to protect India’s unity, integrity and ...

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