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BJP has tapped N Biren Singh as CM of Manipur a second time

Imphal:20/3/22: Ending the speculations over Manipur chief minister seat, The BJP has tapped N Biren Singh as CM for a second time. He was unanimously elected to the CM post in the Manipur BJP legislature party meeting in Imphal on Sunday. The decision comes 10 days after the BJP returned to power in Manipur for the second time in a row, ...

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NITI Aayog to Organize 5th Edition of Women Transforming India Awards on 21 March

Newdelhi:20/3/22:NITI Aayog’s Women Entrepreneurship Platform (WEP) is organizing the fifth edition of the Women Transforming India Awards (WTI) on 21 March 2022. This year, as part of the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav, to celebrate 75 years of India’s independence, the WTI Awards will be conferred on 75 women achievers to celebrate their contribution towards a ‘Sashakt Aur Samarth Bharat’. In ...

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Union Minister Nitin Gadkari calls for Social Entrepreneurship with Social Consciousness, Social Responsibility and Social Awareness

Mumbai:20/3/22:Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari has underlined the important role of Corporate Social Responsibility and social entrepreneurship in bringing about socio-economic transformation in the disadvantaged sections of society. He cited the need for social entrepreneurship with social consciousness, social responsibility and social awareness, employing technology in productive manner. The Minister said that there is a ...

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36th International Geological Congress (IGC) Inaugurated

Newdelhi:20/3/22:Union of Minister of Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs Shri Pralhad Joshi said that India’s total geographical area undermining has increased substantially during the last few years and the sector is providing employment opportunities to 12 million people across the country, both directly and indirectly. Addressing the 36th International Geological Congress inaugural session virtually today,   Minister Shri Joshi stated ...

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India’s Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage exceeds 181.21 Cr

Newdelhi:20/3/22:India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 181.21 Cr (1,81,21,11,675) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 2,13,75,059 sessions. COVID-19 vaccination for the age group 12-14 years was started on 16 March 2022. So far, more than 17 lakh (17,36,464) adolescents have been administered the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The break-up of the cumulative figure as ...

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Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has arrived in Delhi for his two day India visit program

New Delhi:198/3/822: Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has arrived in Delhi for his two day India visit. Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw received PM Kishida. Kishida, who is to reside in India after assuming office, will take part in the 14th India-Japan Annual Summit, besides holding bilateral talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Talking about the Japanese Prime Minister’s visit to India, ...

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Punjab Cabinet decides to fill 25 thousand vacancies in different departments

Chandigarh:19/3/22: Punjab Cabinet today in its first meeting decided to fill 25 thousand vacancies in different departments.  The decision was taken at the cabinet meeting held at Chandigarh under the chairmanship of Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann. After the meeting addressing media, Bhagwant Mann said that 10 thousand posts will be filled in the state police department and 15 thousand ...

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah reviews security situation in Jammu

Jammu:19/3/22:Union Home Minister Amit Shah reviewed the security situation in Jammu with Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and senior officers of the Union Government as well as Jammu and Kashmir administration. The Home Minister appreciated the improvement in the security situation, reduction in terror incidents from 417 in 2018 to 229 in 2021 and decrease in the number of security forces ...

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NMDC signs MoU with IIT Kharagpur for Drone-Based Mineral Exploration

Kharagpur; 19/3/22:National Mineral Development Corporation Ltd. (NMDC), Country’s largest Iron Ore producer, a CPSE under Ministry of Steel signed an MoU on Wednesday with IIT Kharagpur for drone-based mineral exploration. NMDC has been exploring minerals for six decades for a wide range of minerals such as Copper, Rock phosphate, Limestone, magnesite, Diamond, Tungsten and Beach sands amongst others right from ...

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India is the land of peace, our eternal ideals teach ‘welfare of all’ – Vice President

Haridwa:19/3/22:The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today called for restoring India’s glorious tradition in the education sector by revisiting ancient teaching-learning systems and traditional knowledge to make them relevant to the present times. Addressing the gathering after inaugurating the South Asia Institute of Peace and Reconciliation (SAIPR) in Haridwar today, the Vice President lamented that India’s famed, age-old education ...

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