Saturday, December 5, 2020
LIVE: PM Modi to work alongside with teams fascinating with constructing Covid vaccine

LIVE: PM Modi to work alongside with teams fascinating with constructing Covid vaccine

PM Narendra Modi. Photo: ANI Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday dedicated to the nation six-laning of the 73-km Varanasi-Prayagraj National Highway during his visit to his Lok Sabha constituency. After the event, he will visit Kashi Vishwanath Mandir and inspect the Kashi Vishwanath temple corridor project. A misinformation campaign is underway against recently enacted…
Stubble burning rose by over 20% this twelve months: Air quality price unswerving

Stubble burning rose by over 20% this twelve months: Air quality price unswerving

Stubble burning incidents saw a steep rise of more than 20 per cent this year in comparison to the last two years, a factor which plays a significant role in spiking pollution levels in the Delhi-NCR TopicsStubble burning | Air quality | air pollution Stubble burning incidents saw a steep rise of more than 20 per cent this year…
In photos: Nationwide strike affects long-established life in different states

In photos: Nationwide strike affects long-established life in different states

Kerala, Puducherry, Odisha, Assam and Telangana witnessed complete shut down on Thursday and normal life was partially affected in many other states as more than 25 crore workers participated in the n TopicsWorkers strike | Trade union strike | Indian labour laws More than 250 million workers participated in the nationwide strike, according to central trade unions 1 /…
Artillery import embargo postpone, doorways start for Rs 23,700 cr Israeli guns

Artillery import embargo postpone, doorways start for Rs 23,700 cr Israeli guns

With the ATAGS priced at about Rs 15 crore per gun, an order for 1,580 ATAGS would generate business worth Rs 23,700 crore for the Indian defence production eco-system Topicsartillery gun system | India Israel ties | Atmanirbhar Bharat Mission Ajai Shukla  |  New Delhi  Last Updated at November 30, 2020 06:09 IST On August 9, the Ministry of…
UP CM Adityanath lays basis stone for Rs 6,000 cr facts centre in Noida

UP CM Adityanath lays basis stone for Rs 6,000 cr facts centre in Noida

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday laid the foundation stone for a data centre to be developed at Greater Noida. The chief minister also directed officials to establish a 100-bed hospital and a trauma centre near the Yamuna Expressway at Jewar in Gautam Buddh Nagar. Adityanath virtually joined the ceremony for the ambitious…
59% Indians sceptical about Covid-19 vaccine, couldn’t inch to eradicate it: Detect

59% Indians sceptical about Covid-19 vaccine, couldn’t inch to eradicate it: Detect

The survey received more than 25,000 responses from citizens across 262 districts of India. TopicsCoronavirus Vaccine | Coronavirus | Coronavirus Tests IANS  |  New Delhi  Last Updated at December 2, 2020 14:47 IST With chances of affordable Covid-19 vaccine likely to be available by February 2021, 59 per cent Indians divulged that they will not rush to take it,…
Cyclone Nivar takes 3 lives as Tamil Nadu starts returning to plain

Cyclone Nivar takes 3 lives as Tamil Nadu starts returning to plain

Many factories, offices and commercial establishments that were closed on Thursday started opening partially late Thursday evening after the rain and heavy winds subsided TopicsCyclone | IMD | heavy rains T E Narasimhan  |  Chennai  Last Updated at November 27, 2020 01:24 IST Cyclone Nivar crossed the coast near Puducherry early Thursday morning as a severe storm that is…
China buys Indian rice for first time in a minimum of three decades: Describe

China buys Indian rice for first time in a minimum of three decades: Describe

China has started importing Indian rice for the first time in at least three decades due to tightening supplies and an offer from India of sharply discounted prices, Indian industry officials told Reuters. India is the world's biggest exporter of rice and China is the biggest importer. Beijing imports around 4 million tonnes of rice…
Agri guidelines: Protesting farm unions to decide on on govt’s offer to abet talks

Agri guidelines: Protesting farm unions to decide on on govt’s offer to abet talks

Protesting farmers have called a meeting later in the day to take a decision on the Centre's offer to hold talks as they continue their agitation at Delhi border points against the government's new agri laws. Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday had invited leaders of farmer unions for talks on Tuesday, instead of…
83-year-out of date Stan Swamy’s expect straw and sipper gets prolonged

83-year-out of date Stan Swamy’s expect straw and sipper gets prolonged

Stan Swamy, the 83-year-old tribal rights activist arrested for his alleged involvement in the Elgar Parishad case, will have to wait a few more days for a straw and a sipper cup he needs as a Parkinson's patient. Responding to Swamy's request for these items before a special court here on Thursday, the National Investigation…