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Rajkumar Hirani’s ‘PK’ now in NFAI Collection

Newdelhi:6/7/21:National Film Archive of India (NFAI) has announced a significant addition of the original camera negative of Rajkumar Hirani’s film PK (2014) in its collection. Hirani is one of the major contemporary Indian filmmakers who has carved a niche for himself through his distinct filmography over the years. Rajkumar Hirani today handed over the original camera negative of his 2014 ...

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President of India Appoints 8 New Governors for different states

Newdelhi:6/7/21:The President of India is pleased to make the following appointments/Changes:- I.        Shri P.S. Sreedharan Pillai, Governor of Mizoram is transferred and appointed as Governor of Goa. II.        Shri Satyadev Narayan Arya, Governor of Haryana is transferred and appointed as Governor of Tripura. III.        Shri Ramesh Bais, Governor of Tripura is transferred and appointed as Governor of Jharkhand. IV.        Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot as Governor ...

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Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurates the Co-WIN Global Conclave

Newdelhi:6/7/21:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi  addressed the CoWin Global Conclave as India presented the indigenously developed CoWIN platform to the world at the virtual global meet of representatives from 142 countries. Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare chaired the inaugural session organized to share India’s learnings and experiences with regards to planning, strategizing and executing the ...

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Supreme Court of India dismissed all petitions seeking permission for conduct of Ratha Jatra at multiple places in Odisha

Bhubaneswar:6/7/21: Putting an end to all speculations regarding conduct of Ratha Jatra at multiple places in Odisha, the Supreme Court of India today dismissed all petitions seeking permission for the same. Hearing the petitions that challenged the Odisha Government’s decision not to hold Ratha Jatra at various places other than Puri, the SC Bench headed by CJI NV Ramana dismissed the ...

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Pregnant Women now eligible for COVID-19 Vaccination

Newdelhi:2/7/21:Based on recommendations from National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI), the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) today approved the vaccination of pregnant women against COVID-19. The decision empowers pregnant women to make an informed choice on taking the COVID vaccination.  The decision has been communicated to all the States/ UTs to implement it under the ongoing ...

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AIR MARSHAL VIVEK RAM CHAUDHARI PVSM AVSM VM ASSUMES CHARGE AS VICE CHIEF OF THE AIR STAFF

Newdelhi:1/7/21:Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari PVSM AVSM VM took over as the Vice Chief of the Air Staff on 01 Jul 21. The Air Marshal was commissioned in the Fighter stream of the IAF on 29 Dec 82. The Air Officer has a flying experience of more than 3800 hrs on a wide variety of fighter and trainer aircraft, including ...

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Government is committed to the safety of doctors: PM

Newdelhi:1/7/21:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted the doctor community on Doctors’ Day today. He said this day, celebrated in the memory of Doctor BC Roy, is the symbol of the highest ideals of our medical fraternity. He thanked the Doctors on behalf of 130 crore Indians for their services during the difficult times in last one and half ...

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Vaccination has to be a collective responsibility of us all: Vice President

Newdelhi:1/7/21:The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today emphasized the need to educate people on the importance of covid-19 vaccination and urged all stakeholders to work collectively to achieve the target of full vaccination by year-end. The Vice President made these remarks on the occasion of Doctors’ Day during a book presentation to him by the well-known nephrologist, ...

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Digital India has realized the spirit of One Nation – One MSP: PM

Newdelhi:1/07/21:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi interacted with the beneficiaries of ‘Digital India’ today through video conference, on the occasion of ‘Digital India’ completing six years since its launch. The Union Minister of Electronics and IT Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad and MoS for Education Shri Sanjay Shamrao Dhotre were also present on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime ...

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An interactive virtual museum to showcase the tales of valour of the country’s Gallantry award winners

Newdelhi:30/6/21:As the nation celebrates the 75th anniversary of its Independence, Ministry of Defence (MoD) has initiated a project to create an interactive virtual museum of the country’s Gallantry award winners to honour the heroic deeds of the bravehearts of India. MoD will implement the project, with no financial implications, in partnership with Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM) and Confederation of ...

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