3 crore corona warriors to get vaccine for free: Harsh Vardhan

3 crore corona warriors to get vaccine for free: Harsh Vardhan

🕔13:15, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  As India gears up to launch the world’s largest immunisation drive, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said that one crore healthcare workers and two crore frontline workers would be given free vaccine in the

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Start-ups future MNCs, to give ‘Brand India’ new global identity: PM

Start-ups future MNCs, to give ‘Brand India’ new global identity: PM

🕔13:12, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday stressed that start-ups be set up in all sectors for building future multinationals which, he said, would give ‘Brand India’ a new global identity in the times to come. Speaking after

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Reusable rockets, satellite constellation for broadband in ISRO’s 10-year plan

Reusable rockets, satellite constellation for broadband in ISRO’s 10-year plan

🕔13:11, 2.Jan 2021

Chennai, Jan 2  Stepping into 2021, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has chalked out its decadal plan which includes development of a heavy lift rocket, reusable satellite launch vehicle, semi-cryogenic engine, and others, said a top official. In the

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Vaccine: DCGI panel to meet Bharat Biotech officials shortly

Vaccine: DCGI panel to meet Bharat Biotech officials shortly

🕔13:09, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  A committee of experts assessing the coronavirus vaccines has called Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech for a meeting at 1.30 pm on Saturday, a day after the firm was asked to present more data on its ‘Covaxin’ to

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Maha Covid vax dry run starts in 4 districts

Maha Covid vax dry run starts in 4 districts

🕔13:08, 2.Jan 2021

Jalna (Maharashtra), Jan 2  Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Saturday kicked off the dry run exercise for the much-anticipated coronavirus vaccination programme likely to be launched in the country soon. The full-fledged dry runs shall be carried out at

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RBI introduces Digital Payments Index

RBI introduces Digital Payments Index

🕔13:04, 2.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 2  The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constructed a composite Digital Payments Index (DPI) to capture the extent of digitisation of payments across the country. The RBI-DPI comprises of five broad parameters that enable measurement of deepening

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India’s foreign exchange reserves slip by $290 mn

India’s foreign exchange reserves slip by $290 mn

🕔13:03, 2.Jan 2021

Mumbai, Jan 2  India’s foreign exchange reserves slipped by $290 million during the week ended December 25. According to the Reserve Bank of India’s weekly statistical supplement, the reserves declined to $580.841 billion from $581.131 billion reported for the week

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Centre to set up drug parks to make chemicals: Minister

Centre to set up drug parks to make chemicals: Minister

🕔13:02, 2.Jan 2021

Bengaluru, Jan 2  The Central government would set up 3 bulk drugs parks to make chemicals compounds or active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) for medicines and reduce their imports from China, said Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers D.V. Sadananda Gowda

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Now mandatory health check-up for Delhi Police personnel above 40

Now mandatory health check-up for Delhi Police personnel above 40

🕔13:00, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  Delhi Police personnel, above 40 years of age, would now have to undergo compulsory health check-ups, Police Commissioner S.N. Shrivastava announced on Friday. “It has been decided that all the policemen above 40 years of age

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Don’t believe in rumours against vaccine: Harsh Vardhan

Don’t believe in rumours against vaccine: Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:13, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  As India gears up to launch world’s largest immunisation drive, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday requested people to not pay heed to the rumours against the much-awaited vaccine. “I want to appeal to people

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India-UK flight services to resume from Jan 8: Minister

India-UK flight services to resume from Jan 8: Minister

🕔06:45, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  Flight services between India and UK will resume from January 8, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Friday. Last month, these services were suspended to stop the spread of a mutant Covid-19 starin which

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DRDO chief calls upon scientists to focus on next-generation needs

DRDO chief calls upon scientists to focus on next-generation needs

🕔06:43, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  : The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chief G. Satheesh Reddy on Friday asked scientists to focus on next-generation needs including cyber security, space and artificial intelligence. “The immense potential available in DRDO has been

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NHPC organizes grand cultural programme on the occasion of New Year 2021

NHPC organizes grand cultural programme on the occasion of New Year 2021

🕔05:36, 2.Jan 2021

NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower company organized a grand cultural programme on the occasion of New Year 2021 on 1st January 2021 at NHPC Office Complex, Faridabad. Shri A.K. Singh, CMD, NHPC was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The

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PETROLEUM MINISTER DHARMENDRA PRADHAN LAUNCHES MISSED CALL FACILITY FOR LPG CONSUMERS

PETROLEUM MINISTER DHARMENDRA PRADHAN LAUNCHES MISSED CALL FACILITY FOR LPG CONSUMERS

🕔05:32, 2.Jan 2021

Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, in a step towards improving ease of living, launched from Bhubaneswar, the facility of LPG refilling and new connection registration by giving a single missed call. IndianOil’sIndaneLPG customers can

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Biswajit Basu appointed as Director (Projects), NHPC

Biswajit Basu appointed as Director (Projects), NHPC

🕔05:29, 2.Jan 2021

Shri Biswajit Basu has taken over as Director (Projects), NHPC Limited, India’s premier hydropower utility and a Schedule ‘A’ enterprise of Government of India on 1st January 2021. Prior to his appointment as Director (Projects), he held the position of Chief

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RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN MUSEUM TO RE-OPEN FOR PUBLIC VIEWING FROM JANUARY 5

RASHTRAPATI BHAVAN MUSEUM TO RE-OPEN FOR PUBLIC VIEWING FROM JANUARY 5

🕔05:27, 2.Jan 2021

The Rashtrapati Bhavan Museum Complex, which was closed for public viewing due to COVID-19 since March 13, 2020, will re-open from January 5, 2021. It will be open on all days (except on Monday and government holidays).  Visitors can book their

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Delhi’s winter peak power demand crosses 5,000 MW

Delhi’s winter peak power demand crosses 5,000 MW

🕔05:05, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2 Delhi’s peak power demand hit the season’s highest level at 5,021 MW on Friday, owing to the ongoing cold wave conditions, power distribution company (discom) BSES said. It is the first time this winter that the

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Pradhan launches missed call facility for booking of LPG refills

Pradhan launches missed call facility for booking of LPG refills

🕔05:04, 2.Jan 2021

Bhubaneswar, Jan 2  Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday launched a unique missed call facility for booking LPG refills and registration of new connections. Facility for booking LPG refill by giving a missed call on 8454955555 has been rolled out

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NEW APPOINTMENTS

NEW APPOINTMENTS

🕔18:25, 1.Jan 2021

Archives 2018 & 2019       Archives 2016 & 17    Archives 2015      Archives 2014      Archives 2013        Archives 2012   JUNE 2022 Shri Ajay Tewari, IAS (AM:1993), is Additional Secretary, Ministry of Power. Shri Pravir Pandey,

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Dec GST collection hits record high, crosses Rs 1.15 lakh cr

Dec GST collection hits record high, crosses Rs 1.15 lakh cr

🕔15:17, 1.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 1  The gross Goods and Services Tax (GST) revenue collected in December 2020 reached a record high of over Rs 1.15 lakh crore. Out of the total GST revenue collection of Rs 1,15,174 crore, Central GST (CGST)

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