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Chhattisgarh: Woman Naxal killed in encounter in Dantwewada

Dantewada : A woman Naxal, carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh on her head, was killed in an encounter with security personnel in Chhattisgarh”s Dantewada district on Monday, a police official said. The gunfight took place around 6.30 am near Gumalnar village under Geedam police station limits when a team of the District Reserve Guard (DRG) was out on ... Read More »

Gujarat logs 1,871 new COVID-19 cases, lowest since March 25

Ahmedabad : Gujarat recorded 1,871 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, its lowest one-day infection count since March 25 this year, the state health department said. These new cases took the state”s overall tally to 8,07,488, it said. The number of daily cases fell below the 2,000-mark for the first time since March 26, when the state had recorded 2,190 cases, ... Read More »

Poppy Husk worth 1cr seized in Chittorgarh, 2 arrested

Udaipur : In one of the biggest drug seizures of the year, Chittorgarh police arrested two drug peddlers transporting 30 quintals of illegal poppy husk inside a truck. The contraband was filled in plastic bags which were hidden beneath a load full of animal feed. The market value of the poppy husk is estimated around one crore rupees, Chittorgarh SP Deepak Bhargava ... Read More »

India’s Active Caseload slides down to 22,28,724; decrease by 1,14,428 in last 24 hours

India’s Active Caseload has reduced to 22,28,724 today. Active Cases have decreased since the last peak on 10th May 2021. A net decline of 1,14,428 is witnessed in the last 24 hours and active cases are now only 8.04% of the country’s total Positive Cases.   As part of continued decline in the daily new cases, the country has recorded less than 3 lakh Daily New Cases for thirteen consecutive ... Read More »

Government launches YUVA – Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors

The Ministry of Education, Department of Higher Education today launched YUVA-  Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors, an Author Mentorship programme to train young and budding authors (below 30 years of age) in order to promote reading, writing and book culture in the country, and project India and Indian writings globally. The launch of YUVA (Young, Upcoming and Versatile Authors) is in ... Read More »

Modi govt harmful for country: Congress on its 7th anniversary

New Delhi : On the 7th anniversary of the Narendra Modi dispensation, the Congress on Sunday alleged that it is harmful for the country as it has failed on every front and betrayed people”s trust. The Congress released a seven-point charge-sheet of “blunders” it accused the government of committing, and alleged that the Modi dispensation abdicated its responsibilities towards people. ... Read More »

Indian Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel Sajag commissioned by National Security Advisor Shri Ajit Doval

In line with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of AtmaNirbhar Bharat, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval commissioned Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) Sajag through digital means and dedicated it to the nation for safeguarding the maritime interests on May 29, 2021. OPV Sajag is constructed by M/s Goa Shipyard Limited. Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar, Indian ... Read More »

Big Boost for Khadi Artisans with Rs.45-crore Government Purchase Orders to KVIC during 2nd Covid-19 Lockdown

Ample employment opportunities for Khadi artisans have helped them fight the financial distress once again, as most parts of the country remain under lockdown during the second wave of Covid-19 pandemic. Despite a severe jolt to the manufacturing and service sectors between March and May this year, Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has bagged purchase orders worth over Rs. ... Read More »

India records single-day spike of 1.65 lakh COVID-19 cases, lowest in 46 days

New Delhi : India recorded a single-day rise of 1,65,553 new COVID-19 cases, the lowest in 46 days, taking the country”s infection tally to 2,78,94,800, according to Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday. The daily positivity declined to 8.02 per cent, remaining below the 10 per cent-mark for five consecutive days, while the weekly positivity rate dropped to 9.36 ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia to supply more oxygen, containers to India

New Delhi : Saudi Arabia is shipping to India more medical oxygen and tankers for ferrying them as it increases aid for the nation fighting the world”s worst outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. Last month, Saudi Arabia shipped 80 tonnes of liquid oxygen to India and now three more containers with 60 tonnes of oxygen and another 100 containers to ferry ... Read More »

J-K admin to provide special pension, scholarship to families of Covid victims under Saksham scheme

Jammu : The Jammu and Kashmir Administrative Council headed by Lt Governor Manoj Sinha on Saturday approved the grant of financial relief through the Special Assistance Scheme for Covid mortalities (SASCM/Saksham) to the families of victims, an official spokesman said. The scheme aims to ensure sustenance of families who have lost their sole breadwinner due to coronavirus. At a meeting ... Read More »

Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh despatches a consignment of ration items for COVID affected people of his Lok Sabha constituency of Udhampur-Kathua-Doda.

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh today dispatched a consignment of ration items for COVID affected people of his Lok Sabha constituency of Udhampur-Kathua-Doda. The consignment consisting of separate packs of rice, cereals, Dal, etc is a part of the regular community support being rendered by Dr Jitendra Singh over the last one month or so, in different parts of Jammu ... Read More »

Recommendations of 43rd GST Council meeting

The 43rd GST Council met under the Chairmanship of Union Finance & Corporate Affairs Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman through video conferencing here today. The meeting was also attended by Union Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur besides Finance Ministers of States & UTs and senior officers of the Ministry of Finance & States/ UTs. The GST Council ... Read More »

PM reviews damage due to cyclone Yaas

On Friday, 28th May 2021, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Odisha & West Bengal to review the situation arising out of Cyclone Yaas. He undertook an aerial survey of the cyclone affected areas in Bhadrak and Baleswar districts of Odisha, and Purba Medinipur in West Bengal. In Bhubaneswar, the Prime Minister chaired a meeting to review the relief and rehabilitation ... Read More »


Active Caseload further declines to 23,43,152 Active Cases decrease by 76,755 in last 24 hours At 1.86 Lakh Cases, declining trend in new cases continues. Daily new cases are lowest in last 44 days. 2,48,93,410 total Recoveries across the country so far. 2,59,459patients recovered during last 24 hours. Recoveries continue to outnumber the Daily New Cases for the 15th consecutive day ... Read More »

COVID-19 Vaccination Update- Day 133

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country exceeded 20.86 Cr (20,86,12,834) as per the 7 pm provisional report today. 13,36,309 beneficiaries of the age group 18-44 years received their first dose and 275 beneficiaries of the same age group received their second dose of COVID vaccine today. Cumulatively 1,66,47,122 across 37 States/UTs since the start of Phase-3 of the vaccination drive. Bihar, Delhi, Gujarat, ... Read More »

HC seeks detailed compliance report on vax of ppl without prescribed i-cards

Udaipur : After hearing on the second consecutive day on a suo motu civil writ petition related to the Pakistani minority migrants residing in Rajasthan, a division bench of the High Court at Jodhpur, on Friday directed the state government to submit a detailed report by June 3, regarding compliance of the guidelines given in SOP (standard operating procedures) on COVID-19 ... Read More »

Newlywed bride’s body found in Banswara

Udaipur : In a gruesome incident, a newly wed bride’s body was found a  kilometer away from her home in GhodiTejpur village under Dhanpur police station limits of Banswara. Her head had been smashed by a huge stone and police suspect it to be a murder. 19-year old Laxmi’s body was found on Friday morning. She was married two days ago. Banswara SP ... Read More »

HDFC Bank To Set Up Medical Infrastructure For Covid-19 Relief

Udaipur : HDFC Bank, under Parivartan, announced today a slew of measures to set up and enhance medical infrastructure across the country to assist the fight against the pandemic. The measures comprise setting up permanent medical infrastructure such as Oxygen plants, medical equipment, and ICU facilities, in addition to providing medical supplies to hospitals across India. The Bank has committed an initial amount ... Read More »

JK Group announces a comprehensive JK CARES program

Udaipur :  Delhi based,industrial conglomerate JK Group, comprising of companies such as JK Tyre, JK Paper, JK Lakshmi Cement, JK Fenner, JK Agri Genetics, Umang Dairy, PSRI Hospitaletc. has announced its initiative ‘JK CARES’, (Covid Assistance, Relief & Support)- acomprehensive Covid 19 relief package for the dependent family of deceased employee across the organization. Chairman, Bharat Hari Singhania, said “Safety and ... Read More »

Equity Derivatives: Basic of Equity Derivatives Online

In recent years, the market for financial derivatives has shown a sudden growth. Considering the class of equityderivatives around the globe, a bright future awaits. Equity Investment helps an individual save money in his/her bank account. Investing in equity derivatives leads to a higher rate of return and increased principal investment. With the help of markets and demanding pressure, returns ... Read More »

Bharti Airtel gains on upgrading mobile network in Kerala

Bharti Airtel is currently trading at Rs. 524.50, up by 4.55 points or 0.88% from its previous closing of Rs. 519.95 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 520.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 526.75 and Rs. 520.00 respectively. So far 333458 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face ... Read More »

Canara Bank surges on unveiling three loan schemes

Canara Bank is currently trading at Rs. 157.55, up by 3.95 points or 2.57% from its previous closing of Rs. 153.60 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 156.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 158.90 and Rs. 154.85 respectively. So far 856748 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face ... Read More »

Shriram Transport Finance Company climbs on planning to raise funds

Shriram Transport Finance Company is currently trading at Rs. 1462.00, up by 22.50 points or 1.56% from its previous closing of Rs. 1439.50 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 1441.00 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 1468.85 and Rs. 1441.00 respectively. So far 13562 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock ... Read More »

[Express Your Epic] From Movies to Magazine Covers, See How Leading Creators Have Been Harnessing the Galaxy S21 Series’ Camera System

To truly capture great experiences, you need great technology. In January of this year, Samsung Electronics delivered that technology with the release of the Galaxy S21 series and its pro-grade camera. With features like improved 8K Snap, 60fps Super Steady video and the ability to capture using the front and rear cameras simultaneously, the Galaxy S21’s enhanced camera is enabling ... Read More »

Panel formed to look into ways of conducting exams in Rajasthan universities amid COVID-19 pandemic

Jaipur : Rajasthan Minister Bhanwar Singh Bhati on Wednesday said a committee has been formed to look into the ways of conducting exams in state universities for the 2020-21 session amid the coronavirus pandemic. The panel will also give suggestions on timely commencement of the upcoming academic session, the state”s higher education minister said. He said the convenor and members ... Read More »

Govt asks large social media cos to immediately report status of compliance with new IT rules

New Delhi : The government on Wednesday asked large social media platforms to immediately report their status of compliance with the new digital rules. In a note to ”significant social media intermediaries”, the IT Ministry said the additional due diligence required from such large digital platforms has come into effect from Wednesday. The ministry has sought details and contact information ... Read More »

COVID-19 Vaccination Update- Day 131

The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country exceeded 20.25 Cr (20,25,29,884) as per the 7 pm provisional report today. 8,31,500 beneficiaries of the age group 18-44 years received their first dose of COVID vaccine today and cumulatively 1,38,62,428 across 37 States/UTs since the start of Phase-3 of the vaccination drive. Bihar, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh have administered more than 10 lakh ... Read More »

India crosses 20 Crore Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage

India achieved a significant milestone in its ongoing COVID-19 vaccination drive today. On 130th day of the drive, the cumulative COVID Vaccination Coverage crossed the 20 crore mark (with 20,06,62,456 doses including 15,71,49,593 first dose and 4,35,12,863 second dose of COVID-19 vaccines), as per data available at 07:00 AM today. India’s COVID-19 Vaccination drive, the world’s largest vaccination drive so far, ... Read More »

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh says, vaccination drive is proceeding smoothly in India having over 135 crore population

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh today said that India’s vaccination drive is unmatched in its scale and despite a large population of over 135 crore and heterogeneous character of the country, the vaccination drive is proceeding smoothly. In Jammu & ... Read More »

Dungarpur model included in ULBs functioning guide-booklet

Udaipur : Dungarpur, the first ODF city in Rajasthan and only city to have been awarded by Netherlands government for solid waste management, has become a role model for the rest  of the municipalities in Rajasthan. The Department of Local Self  Government has recently included Dungarpur’s success story as motivational mantra in the ‘Rajasthan Nagar Palika Karya Sanchalan Margdarshika’ ( Municipality ... Read More »