PM Modi to preside over chief secretaries’ conference

PM Modi to preside over chief secretaries’ conference

🕔16:12, 6.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will preside over the conference of chief secretaries, which began on January 5 and will continue till Saturday. The three-day deliberations, where Union ministries’ secretaries are also participating, are mainly focussed on

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Taliban signs 1st agreement with Chinese firm to drill for oil

Taliban signs 1st agreement with Chinese firm to drill for oil

🕔16:11, 6.Jan 2023

Kabul, Jan 6 (IANS) The Taliban-led government in Afghanistan is to sign a contract with a Chinese firm to drill for oil in the war-torn country’s north. It would be first major energy extraction agreement with a foreign firm since the

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Punjab to install solar panels in all govt buildings

Punjab to install solar panels in all govt buildings

🕔16:09, 6.Jan 2023

Chandigarh, Jan 6 (IANS) In order to equip all state government buildings with solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, Punjab New and Renewable Energy Sources Minister Aman Arora on Friday directed heads of all departments to expedite the process to issue NOC so

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Over 200 mn Twitter users’ data dumped on Dark Web earlier sold for $200K

Over 200 mn Twitter users’ data dumped on Dark Web earlier sold for $200K

🕔12:01, 6.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Cyber-security researchers have found a data dump comprising over 200 million Twitter users, that was earlier being sold for $200,000. The data, including email address, name, screen name/username, account creation date and follower count was offered

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India to facilitate more visits for kin of ex-Navymen detained in Qatar: MEA

India to facilitate more visits for kin of ex-Navymen detained in Qatar: MEA

🕔12:01, 6.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Asserting that the release of eight former Navymen is a matter of high priority for India, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday that it is facilitating more visits to Qatar for their family members.

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Covid-19: Thailand adopts new rules for foreign visitors

Covid-19: Thailand adopts new rules for foreign visitors

🕔07:36, 6.Jan 2023

Bangkok, Jan 6 (IANS) Thailand adopted a new requirement for foreign visitors to show proof of at least two doses of the Covid-19 vaccination, government officials have announced. Foreign arrivals are also required to have travel insurance that covers potential Covid-19-related

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Let’s create ‘India Model’ of medical education, Mandaviya tells pvt medical colleges

Let’s create ‘India Model’ of medical education, Mandaviya tells pvt medical colleges

🕔07:35, 6.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Thursday interacted with the representatives of 150 private medical colleges from across the country at Vighyan Bhawan here. Urging the private medical colleges to come forward in a spirit of

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Govt bans TRF, designates Sheikh Sajjad Gul as terrorist

Govt bans TRF, designates Sheikh Sajjad Gul as terrorist

🕔07:33, 6.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The Resistance Front (TRF), a proxy of the Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba, also known as the ‘invisible enemy’ has been declared a banned organisation. Responsible for a series of killings of soft targets in Kashmir Valley,

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Mysuru-Bengaluru Expressway to be inaugurated next month: Gadkari

Mysuru-Bengaluru Expressway to be inaugurated next month: Gadkari

🕔07:32, 6.Jan 2023

Bengaluru, Jan 6 (IANS) Union Minister for Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has announced that the Bengaluru-Mysuru Expressway would be inaugurated by February end. “After the completion, the travel time between the two cities would be 90 minutes,”

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Green hydrogen mission to make India leading producer: Renewable Energy Minister

Green hydrogen mission to make India leading producer: Renewable Energy Minister

🕔07:31, 6.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) A day after the Union Cabinet cleared the National Green Hydrogen Mission, Power and Renewable Energy Minister R.K. Singh on Thursday said that it will make India a leading producer and supplier of green hydrogen in

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High-speed 5G services rolled out in Odisha

High-speed 5G services rolled out in Odisha

🕔07:29, 6.Jan 2023

Bhubaneswar, Jan 6 (IANS) Union Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ashwini Vaishnaw along with Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday launched high-speed fifth generation (5G) telecom services in Odisha. Bhubaneswar and Cuttack became the first cities in Odisha to

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Goa’s new airport will help in exports: Union Minister Shripad Naik

Goa’s new airport will help in exports: Union Minister Shripad Naik

🕔07:28, 6.Jan 2023

Panaji, Jan 6 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Tourism Shripad Naik on Thursday said that the new airport in Goa would help tourism and to become a hub for exporting perishable goods like fruits, vegetables, and fish. “This new airport

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Coal production rose by 9% in Dec 2022 to 82.87 mn tonnes

Coal production rose by 9% in Dec 2022 to 82.87 mn tonnes

🕔07:26, 6.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) India’s coal production increased by 9.2 per cent to 82.87 million tonnes in December 2022, from 75.87 million tonnes recorded during November 2022. On year-on-year basis, domestic coal production went up by 10.8 per cent in

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MEDIA UPDATE (January 06, 2023)

MEDIA UPDATE (January 06, 2023)

🕔07:08, 6.Jan 2023

06-Jan-2023 Power ” New Delhi : Ministry of Coal and A ‘Navratna’ Government of India Enterprise, NLC India Limited signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on january 04, 2023 for its key performance areas for 2022-23.” : psuconnect.in NTPC Group crosses

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