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Parliament Passes Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill 2021

Newdelhi:28/7/21:The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Amendment Bill, 2021, which seeks to amend the Juvenile Justice Act, 2015, was passed in the Rajya Sabha, today. The bill was introduced in the Parliament by the Government in the Budget session this year. It was passed in Lok Sabha on 24.03.2021. While introducing the bill, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani, Union ...

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Union Agriculture Minister Shri Narendra Singh Tomar addresses the Pre-Summit of United Nations Food Systems Summit 2021

Newdelhi:28/7/21:Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar virtually delivered the Ministerial Statement in the Pre-Summit of United Nations Food System Summit 2021 today. In the statement, the Minister emphasized the importance of Agriculture in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 2030 as 12 out of 17 SDGs are directly dependent on agriculture. He said that agriculture ...

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ECI holds a review meeting with CEOs of five states

Newdelhi:28/7/21:The Election Commission of India held a review meeting on advance planning for forthcoming elections with the Chief Electoral Officers of the five states namely Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh, today at Nirvachan Sadan. The preliminary meetingheld was focussed on various thematic issues including Assured Minimum Facilities (AMF) at the polling stations, ease of registration arrangements for voter ...

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Chandrayaan-3 is likely to be launched during third quarter of 2022-Dr Jitendra Singh

Newdelhi:28/7/21:Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said that Chandrayaan-3 is likely to be launched during third quarter of 2022 assuming normal work flow henceforth.  In a written reply to a question in the Lok sabha today, he said, ...

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PM interacts with representatives of religious and social organizations on Covid-19

Newdelhi:28/7/21:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi held an interaction with representatives of religious and social organizations to discuss the Covid-19 situation earlier today via video conferencing. Prime Minister said that the interaction is yet another example of society and government working together for the benefit of the country. He appreciated the work done by these organizations towards meeting the challenges posed ...

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There has been a decrease in the Naxal activities/ Left Wing Extremism (LWE) activities in the country in last three years

Newdelhi:27/7/21:There has been a decrease in the Naxal activities/ Left Wing Extremism (LWE) activities in the country in last three years.  Details of State-wise LWE violence incidents and property damaged during the last three years are as below: State 2018 2019 2020 Incidents Deaths Incidents Deaths Incidents Deaths Andhra Pradesh 12 3 18 5 12 4 Bihar 59 15 62 ...

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PM expresses happiness on UNESCO declaring Dholavira a World Heritage site

Newdelhi27/7/21:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has expressed happiness on UNESCO declaring Dholavira, Harappan city in India a World Heritage site. He also said that It is a must-visit, especially for those interested in history, culture, and archaeology. Reacting to a tweet by UNESCO, the Prime Minister, in a series of tweets said; “Absolutely delighted by this news. Dholavira was ...

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MoS IT Rajeev Chandrasekhar interacts with MyGov Saathis and stakeholders during the event marking 7th Anniversary of MyGov

Newdelhi:26/7/21:Since its launch on 26th July 2014 by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, MyGov has more than 18 million registered users today. Almost all Government Departments leverage the MyGov platform for their citizen engagement activities, consultations for policy formulation and also to disseminate information to citizens for various Government schemes and programs. Today, on its 7th anniversary, a MyGov Positive ...

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Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh pays homage to fallen heroes at National War Memorial on Kargil Vijay Diwas

Key Highlights Raksha Mantri lays wreath, pays tribute to the bravehearts at NWM Grateful nation will always be indebted to their valour Raksha Rajya Mantri, Chiefs of Army Staff & Air Staff, Defence Secretary & CISC also pay homage Newdelhi;26/7/21;Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh paid homage to the fallen heroes on the 22nd anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas at the National ...

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President of India Lays Wreath at Dagger War Memorial

New Delhi:26/7/21: The Hon’ble President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind visited Baramulla as a Chief Guest on the 22nd anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas. The Hon’ble President of India was accompanied by the Lieutenant Governor of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, Shri Manoj Sinha, and Lieutenant General DP Pandey, General Officer Commanding Chinar Corps. He paid homage ...

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