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Brahma Kumaris bid farewell to chief Dadi Hirday Mohini

Abu Road : The Brahma Kumaris, the world’s largest spiritual organization led by women, bid adieu to their chief, Dadi Hirday Mohini, in a simple funeral ceremony at their Shantivan campus here today. Dadi Hirday Mohini had passed away on March 11, 2021 at a hospital in Mumbai following a prolonged illness. She was 93. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice ... Read More »

India’s first AC railway terminal to function soon: Piyush Goyal

The country’s first centralised air-conditioned railway terminal in Bengaluru would be operational soon, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said on Saturday. “Named after one of the foremost civil engineers, Bharat Ratna Sir M. Visvesvaraya, the nation’s first centralised AC railway terminal in Bengaluru is set to become operational soon,” Mr. Goyal tweeted. According to railway officials, the new coach terminal ... Read More »

Meet the Chosen One

Samsung brings you the best it has to offer. Make sure you #ChooseTheOne when it arrives! Gear up to #DoItAll.   Coming soon.   Read More »

Samsung Partners Delhi Technological University to Set Up Samsung Innovation Lab; Will Focus on Collaborative Research & Training

Samsung India has inaugurated a Samsung Innovation Lab at Delhi Technological University (DTU) under the Samsung Innovation Campus initiative, strengthening its commitment towards the Government’s Skill India initiative as part of its latest vision #PoweringDigitalIndia.   At the lab, students and faculty at DTU will work on advanced technology training as well as joint research collaborations on domains such as ... Read More »

Samsung Launches 980 NVMe SSD that Combines Speed and Affordability; Sets New Standard in Consumer SSD Performance

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world leader in advanced memory technology, today launched the 980 NVMe SSD[1], the company’s first consumer drive without DRAM. Delivering the highest performance among DRAM-less SSDs[2], the new 980 makes blazing NVMe speeds more accessible to a wider range of users.   “Samsung has been at the forefront of introducing intelligent and high performing Solid-State ... Read More »

[Invitation] Galaxy Awesome Unpacked

    Join us on March 17 for the Galaxy Awesome Unpacked to hear how Samsung Electronics is bringing Awesome to everyone.   The event will be available at Samsung Newsroom, Samsung Youtube at 10 a.m. ET  or 07:30 p.m. IST Read More »

Samsung Internet 14.0 Beta is Now Available

Samsung Electronics today released Samsung Internet 14.0 beta, which offers improved privacy and security settings, a revamped viewing experience on Galaxy foldable devices, and new UI innovations.   “Samsung is constantly looking for ways to enhance the security of its services and protect users’ privacy,” says Du Kim, VP and Head of Web R&D Group, Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. ... Read More »

Landscape Photo Comparison: Galaxy S21 Ultra vs. DSLR Cameras

Whether we’re soaking in the scenery in a place we’ve always wanted to visit, or watching our child take her first steps, in these unforgettable moments, the first thing we reach for is our camera. You may be wondering, however, which type of camera would be best for each situation – from capturing vast landscapes in frame to focusing on ... Read More »

[Interview] Growing Together for a Better Tomorrow: Samsung Employees Talk About the Value of Diversity

To yield the best results as a team, respect and communication between teammates is crucial. However, in the process of achieving a common goal, sometimes the different thoughts and opinions of team members can lead to miscommunication – making it paramount that all differences in the workplace are acknowledged and embraced.   In order to celebrate International Women’s Day this ... Read More »

Samsung Rolls Out Digital Film #WorkPlayChill; Introduces Energy Efficient Convertible 5-in-1 ACs for Customized & Precise Cooling

  Samsung India has launched a digital campaign #WorkPlayChill for its new Convertible 5 in 1 AC range, bringing to life five power consumption modes offered by this range for different cooling needs – Home Alone mode at 40% power consumption, Eco mode at 60%, Pleasant mode at 80% power consumption, Normal mode at 100% power consumption and Party mode ... Read More »

Voices of Galaxy: How Software Engineer Vanisri Srikrishna Jallapelli Leads Her Team to Break Boundaries

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, Samsung is proudly highlighting the women behind our innovation as part of Voices of Galaxy. Across the company, countless innovators push themselves every day to create new experiences while paving the way for others to succeed.   Vanisri Srikrishna Jallapelli, a software engineer based in India, is one such shining example. Not only ... Read More »

No rooms sans RT-PCR report for tourists from 6 states now, Restrictions extended to travellers from Haryana, Punjab, Gujarat, MP

Udaipur : With a surge in the number of COVID positive cases in Udaipur, the district administration has tightened the strictness norms to prevent any alarming situation. Fresh directions have been issued to the tourism department, airlines companies, hotels and airport authorities to strictly adhere to the pandemic protocols. Besides Maharashtra and Kerala, now travellers  from  Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Punjab and ... Read More »

Two school students hang themselves by trees in Banswara

Udaipur : In a shocking incident, two students reading in a government school committed suicides by hanging themselves by trees at their respective homes in Banswara on Thursday While 17 year old Lakshmi daughter of Shantilal Maida was found hanging from a huge tree near her home under Kotwali police station limits around 3pm, her classmate Dheeraj (18) son of Prakash ... Read More »

Border Roads Organisation restores connectivity to 13 border villages of Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district cut off due flash floods, in record time

A 200-feet Bailey Bridge, built by Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in Reini Village on Joshimat – Malari road across the Rishiganga River was thrown open for public on March 03, 2021. With this, BRO has restored connectivity, in a record time of 26 days, to the 13 border villages of Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district that were cut off due flash floods ... Read More »

COVID19 Vaccination-Day 49

The cumulative number of COVID19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 1.90Crore today. The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on 16th Jan 2021 and vaccination of the Frontline Workers (FLWs) started from 2nd Feb 2021.The next phase of COVID-19 vaccination has commenced from 1st March 2021 for those who are over 60 years of age and for people aged 45 and above ... Read More »

Indian Medicines Pharmaceutical Corporation Limited, the PSU of AYUSH Ministry to sell products on Government e-Market (GeM) portal

Indian Medicines Pharmaceutical Corporation Limited (IMPCL), the public sector manufacturing unit of the Ministry of AYUSH has received a shot in the arm in the matter of potential sales volumes, thanks to the recent tie up with the Government e-Market (GeM) portal for selling its products online.  The deal between IMPCL and GeM was finalised on 03.03.2021, when GeM created ... Read More »

Monthly Weather Review for the month of Feb 2021 and Weather Outlook for the month of March 2021

According to the National Weather Forecasting Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD): Salient features of month of Feb  2021 (a)  Western Disturbances (WDs): Six WDs and four induced cyclonic circulations affected Northwest India during Feb 2021. Among these, two WDs caused scattered to fairly widespread rainfall/snowfall activity over Western Himalayan Region and isolated to scattered rainfall/thunderstorm activity over adjoining ... Read More »

PM addresses webinar on Production Linked Incentives scheme

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi addressed a webinar on Production Linked Incentives scheme organized by Department for Promotion of Industry and International Trade and NITI Aayog through video conference. Speaking on the steps taken to boost trade and industry in this year’s Union Budget, the Prime Minister said that over the past 6-7 years, several successful efforts have been made ... Read More »

AYUSH wing of Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) gets a shot in the arm with senior level manpower revamp

In a major exercise to streamline the functioning of the AYUSH units of the Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS), the AYUSH Ministry promoted a panel of 78 AYUSH Physicians to the post of Chief Medical Officers in the Senior Administrative Grade on 5th March 2021. These AYUSH Physicians belong to the Ayurveda, Homoeopathy, Unani and Siddha disciplines, with the maximum ... Read More »

Arjun Munda inaugurates GI Mahotsav at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie

Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs inaugurated the Tribes India GI Mahotsav at Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) Mussoorie today. Bhaskar Khulbe, Advisor to the Prime Minister of India; Sanjeev Chopra, Director, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA); Pravir Krishna, Managing Director, TRIFED and Padmashri Dr. Rajni Kant, Advisor, TRIFED Atmanirbhar Bharat project on ... Read More »

Union Education Minister inaugurates the New Delhi World Book Fair 2021 – Virtual Edition

Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ inaugurated the New Delhi World Book Fair 2021 – Virtual Edition today. Addressing on the occasion, the Minister appreciated that ‘National Education Policy-2020’ is the theme of New Delhi World Book Fair 2021. Speaking on NEP, the Minister said, it has emerged as world’s biggest reform, which will develop India not only as the ... Read More »

[15 Years of TV Leadership] ① Samsung TVs – A Legacy of Innovation

  From black and white to color, analog to digital, and digital to smart TVs­—Samsung Electronics has been there for all the key historic moments in the development of the television. Over time, Samsung has established itself as a global television leader by applying innovative technologies and staying a step ahead when it comes to identifying global lifestyle trends.   ... Read More »

Samsung, National Geographic Traveller India Partner to #UncoverTheEpic with Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G’s 8K Video Snap Feature

  Samsung, India’s most trusted brand, teamed up with National Geographic Traveller India for an adventure like never before to #UncoverTheEpic. National Geographic Explorer and Photographer Prasanjeet Yadav captured the unexplored sky islands of the Western Ghats using Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G, Samsung’s power-packed flagship smartphone.   “We are delighted to partner with National Geographic Traveller India for an epic ... Read More »

Gadkari Reviews Progress of India’s first Grade- Separated Urban Expressway (Dwarka Expressway)

Dwarka Expressway The Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari reviewed the progress of India’s First Grade Separated Urban Expressway, Dwarka Expressway (NH – 248BB) today. The Minister made a inspectional visit to Dwarka Expressway with public representatives and Media. Nitin Gadkari expressed hope that the 29-kilometre long Expressway, being constructed under the Bharatmala Project and with a ... Read More »

228th meeting of CBT, EPF held at Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir

The 228th meeting of Central Board of Trustees, EPF was held today in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir under the chairmanship of Santosh Kumar Gangwar,Union Minister of State for Labour & Employment(Independent Charge),Vice-Chairmanship of Apurva Chandra, Secretary(L&E) and the Member Secretary Sunil Barthwal, Central P F Commissioner. During the meeting, Chairman, CBT launched e-facility for the Principal Employers (PE), which would ... Read More »

The Central Board recommends 8.50 % rate of interest to its subscribers for the year 2020-21

The 228th meeting of Central Board of Trustees, EPF was held today in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir under the chairmanship of Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Union Minister of State for Labour & Employment (Independent Charge),Vice-Chairmanship of Apurva Chandra, Secretary(L&E) and the Member Secretary Sunil Barthwal, Central P F Commissioner. The Central Board recommended 8.50% annual rate of interest to be credited ... Read More »

Let’s See Who Else Found Galaxy S21 Series Epic!

Built to deliver next-level mobile experiences, Galaxy S21 series is packed with innovative features that will make everything you do on the smartphone simply more epic. Galaxy S21 series is truly designed for the way we live now and delivers the ultimate smartphone experience.   Equipped with the latest Exynos 2100 chipset, advanced pro-grade camera, and a stunning adaptive display, ... Read More »

PM salutes all those working towards wildlife protection on World Wildlife Day

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has saluted all those working towards wildlife protection on World Wildlife Daytoday. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said, “On #WorldWildlifeDay, I salute all those working towards wildlife protection. Be it lions, tigers and leopards, India is seeing a steady rise in the population of various animals. We should do everything possible to ensure protection of ... Read More »

Policy Dialogue on COVID-19 Vaccine organized by CSIR-NISTADS and CSIR-NISCAIR

CSIR Institutions CSIR-NISTADS and CSIR-NISCAIR, New Delhi jointly organized a half-day session on “A Policy Dialogue on COVID-19 Vaccine from Self-Reliance to Global Leadership: Opportunities, Challenges, and Policy Imperatives in COVID Era” recently. This event was organised to celebrate the National Science Day and to have a policy discourse from eminent personalities on the journey of indigenous development of the ... Read More »

Global Bio-India 2021: Innovation focus, Policy Initiatives, Startup showcased

The potential of biotech innovation ecosystem and its rapid growth have been well recognized as the key contributors to the growth of global bio-economy. Globally there has been a major thrust towards encouraging the growth of the Start-ups, entrepreneurs, academia, and industry that are further steering the development of the Indian Biotechnology ecosystem. Global Bio-India which has been  organized by ... Read More »

Video Replay: Unbox & Discover 2021

On March 2, Samsung Electronics held its virtual Unbox & Discover event at which the company unveiled its very latest MICRO LED, Samsung Neo QLED, lifestyle TVs, monitor and soundbar products.   The event saw Samsung voice its commitment to providing TV technologies that innovate and add value to user’s daily lives, especially given the important role that the TV ... Read More »

Government amends Insurance Ombudsman Rules for better resolution of policyholders’ complaints regarding insurance service deficiencies

The Government on 2nd March 2021 notified comprehensive amendments to the Insurance Ombudsman Rules, 2017, with a view to improve the working of the Insurance Ombudsman mechanism to facilitate resolution of complaints regarding deficiencies in insurance services in a timely, cost-effective and impartial manner. The amended rules have enlarged the scope of complaints to Ombudsmen from only disputes earlier to deficiencies ... Read More »

Vedanta Focuses On Global Esg Standards, Benchmarks Best Practices For Environmental & Social Performance

  -Recognised in The Sustainability Yearbook – 2021 by Dow Jones Sustainability Index -CDP score improves from C to B- pointing to greater environmental disclosure  – Collaborating with TCFD to develop global standards for transparency.   Mumbai/Delhi : Vedanta has been at the forefront of sustainable practices and is leveraging new technologies to safeguard the environment and communities. Guided by the ... Read More »

Samsung Launches Galaxy A32 with 64MP Quad Camera, Real Smooth 90Hz Display in India

  Samsung, India’s most trusted smartphone brand, today announced the launch of Galaxy A32. With a refreshed minimalistic design and stylish camera layout, Galaxy A32 comes with best-in-class 64MP Quad Camera, stunning 6.4″ FHD+ sAMOLED screen with 90Hz refresh rate for smooth in-app navigation, browsing and gaming and a host of other innovative features. After the success of Galaxy A12, ... Read More »

Piyush Goyal addresses Global Bio-India Startup Conclave, 2021;

Minister of Railways, Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs and Food & Public Distribution Piyush Goyal today addressed Global Bio-India Startup Conclave, 2021, organized by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), GOI. He said that our startups, young professionals, innovators, thinkers and scientists will be at the cutting edge of technology worldwide, & at the forefront of India’s development to ensure a ... Read More »

Samsung Unboxes its 2021 Lineup, Letting You Discover More of What You’re Passionate About

Samsung Electronics showcased its 2021 lineup of MICRO LED, Samsung Neo QLED, lifestyle TVs, monitors, and soundbars at its virtual Unbox & Discover event. As people spend more time at home, Samsung’s latest innovations let consumers get the most from their screens—allowing them to work efficiently, communicate effectively, and explore their personal passions.   “At Samsung, we are proud to ... Read More »

[Interview] One UI Design: Creating the Best Galaxy Experience

There isn’t much you can’t do with a smartphone these days, from filming content to banking online from anywhere with just a few taps. But there is always room for improvement, and Samsung Electronics is constantly seeking to make the smartphone experience more intuitive to help us do even more. This is why One UI was created.   Unveiled in ... Read More »

Police rescue stolen baby in Dungarpur, 2 women arrested

Udaipur : In a major breakthrough, Dungarpur police were successful in finding the culprits who had stolen a 4-day old baby from the government hospital’s NICU on Sunday. The mastermind behind the theft, a  childless woman and her mother have been arrested while her husband and brother who were involved in the conspiracy are at large, police teams have been set ... Read More »

Learning from Home: How Samsung Tabs Made Learning More Fun for Primary Children

Primary children learning to draw and understand alphabet ‘W’ in a online class as they draw a watch, window and a watermelon.   The pre-primary wing of a school inevitably makes for its most heartening section. Cute, little handmade pictures on the blackboard, a teacher patiently drawing in chalk, helping tiny humans imagine words that sync with the alphabet.   When ... Read More »

PM inaugurates the India Toy Fair 2021

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the India Toy Fair 2021 today through video conference. Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Nitin Gadkari and Union Minister of Textiles Smt Smriti Irani also participated in the event. The Toy Fair will be held from 27th February to 2nd March 2021. More than 1,000 exhibitors are ... Read More »

“Hunar Haat” is playing “phenomenal and perfect” role in making “Vocal for Local” campaign a “mass movement”: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said here that the “Hunar Haat” is playing “phenomenal and perfect” role in making “Vocal for Local” campaign a “mass movement”. Addressing media persons at the “Hunar Haat” at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi today, Naqvi said that “Hunar Haat”” has been becoming “Kumbh of backers of brilliance”. Naqvi said that ... Read More »

Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare finalizes products for One District One Focus Product

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare in consultation with the Ministry of Food Processing Industrieshas finalized the products for One District One Focus Product (ODOFP). The products have been identified from agricultural, horticultural, animal, poultry, milk, fisheries and aquaculture, marine sectors for 728 districts across the country. The list of products have been finalized after taking inputs from the ... Read More »

19th Home Secretary Level Talks between India and Bangladesh

  The 19th Home Secretary Level Talks (HSLT) between India and Bangladesh were held virtually today in the backdrop of ‘MujibBarsho’and 50 years of Bangladesh Liberation War and establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries. The Indian delegation was led by Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Union Home Secretary.Sh. Mostafa Kamal Uddin, Senior Secretary, Public Security Division, Ministry of Home Affairs of ... Read More »