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DRDO successfully test fires Enhanced Pinaka Rocket at ITR Chandipur off the coast of Odisha

Balasore:25/6/21:Continuing the development of Artillery Rocket Systems, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully test-fired extended-range version of indigenously developed Pinaka rocket from a Multi-Barrel Rocket Launcher (MBRL) on 24th and 25th June 2021 at Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the coast of Odisha. Twenty-five Enhanced Pinaka Rockets were launched in quick succession against targets at different ranges. All the mission ...

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ACTION FOR INDIA LAUNCHES ITS FIRST- EVER PROGRAM FOR WOMEN SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS

New Delhi:25/6/21: To provide momentum to the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations, Action for India (AFI), a non-governmental organization, launched its first-ever business accelerator program WISE. It aims at high potential women in social entrepreneurship, who are on their scaling journeys to becoming the next impact unicorns. AFI-WISE ignites the minds of the women, social entrepreneurs, through exploring, networking, ...

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Nuclear Capable Subsonic Cruise Missile Nirbhay Test-Fired From ITR Chandipur

Bhubaneswar: India today test-fired nuclear-capable subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay with a range of 1000 km from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Balasore district off Odisha coast. According to Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) sources the missile was test-fired at 10.45 AM from the launch complex of the ITR. Nirbhay is an intermediate-range subsonic nuclear-capable cruise missile with ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired an all-party meeting with the political leaders from Jammu & Kashmir

Newdelhi:24/6/21:Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired an all-party meeting with the political leaders from Jammu & Kashmir in the National Capital. The meeting was attended by leaders from various political parties including National Conference leaders Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti, Home Minister Amit Shah, Jammu, and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, ...

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PM interacts with participants of Toycathon-2021; Says tradition, tech will boost initiative of Aatmanirbhar Bharat

Newdelhi:24/6/21:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that tradition and technology will boost the initiative of Aatmanirbhar Bharat. He said, toys and games combine tradition and technology. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today interacted with participants of Toycathon-2021. Toycathon 2021 was jointly launched by the Ministry of Education, Women and Child Development Ministry, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Ministry, Department for Promotion ...

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India’s COVID19 Vaccination Coverage crosses the landmark of 30 cr

Newdelhi:24/6/21:In a milestone achievement, India’s cumulative vaccination coverage has exceeded 30 Crores yesterday. A total of 30,16,26,028 vaccine doses have been administered through 40,45,516 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today. 64,89,599 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours. These include:   HCWs 1st Dose 1,01,58,915 2nd Dose 71,32,888 FLWs 1st Dose 1,73,03,658 2nd Dose 91,85,106 Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose ...

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Government approves extension of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana

Newdelhi:23/6/21:The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved allocation of additional foodgrain under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (Phase IV) – for another period of 5 months i.e. July to November, 2021 @ 5 kg per person per month free of cost for maximum 81.35 Crore beneficiaries covered under National Food Security Act (NFSA) (Antyodaya ...

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Cabinet approves merger of Central Railside Warehouse Company Limited (CRWC) with Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC)

Newdelhi:23/6/21:Taking another step towards implementing the direction of “Minimum Government Maximum Governance” given by Prime Minister, promoting ease of doing business and bringing private sector efficiencies in Public Sector Undertakings, the Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved to merge and transfer all assets, liabilities, rights, and obligations of ‘Central Railside Warehouse Company Limited (CRWC), ...

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Culture Minister Prahlad Singh Patel chaired the meeting of the Central Advisory Board on Culture

Newdelhi:23/6/21:Culture Minister Shri Prahlad Singh Patel chaired the meeting of the Central Advisory Board on Culture (CABC) today at Gandhi Smriti, (Rajghat) New Delhi. The meeting was organized in hybrid mode in which all the members participated. While some members attended the meeting physically others attended it virtually. In the meeting, detailed discussions were held on the ongoing activities undertaken by ...

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Work from Home and Work from Anywhere made easier

Newdelhi:23/6/21:Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology, Communications and Law & Justice, announced in a press interaction today that the Department of Telecommunication has further liberalized the guidelines for Other Service Providers (OSPs).  These entities are business process outsourcing (BPO) organisations giving Voice-based services, in India and abroad.  The Guidelines issued today further liberalized the special ...

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