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Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan Tests Positive for Covid-19

Updated on 25 July, 2020, 12:54
        Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced on Saturday that he had tested positive for Covid-19. Chouhan has appealed to all those who came in contact with him, to undergo a test for the disease and quarantine themselves. Meanwhile, he says he will be self-quarantining and... आगे पढ़े

Trying to fast-track vaccine without compromising science, quality, ethics: ICMR

Updated on 15 July, 2020, 6:53
Director General of ICMR Professor Balram Bhargava on Tuesday underlined that the process of development of an indigenous vaccine for Covid-19 should be fast-tracked but without “compromising on the science, quality and ethics part of it”. His remarks come less than a fortnight after he wrote to all the principal investigators to fast-track... आगे पढ़े

Avail benefit of Government’s scheme, say no to moneylenders

Updated on 9 July, 2020, 6:33
The Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that when government is there to help the people to lend for business then there is no need to go to the moneylenders for loan. The government on the lines of urban street vendors will now make available working capital of Rs.... आगे पढ़े

CAG to audit accounts of Maharashtra State Women Commission

Updated on 9 July, 2020, 6:31
The Maharashtra government has taken a decision to conduct an audit of all receipts and expenditure of the state Women Commission by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG). The Maharashtra State Women Commission was formed way back in January 1993 but the audit was done by the government... आगे पढ़े

This Rajasthan IAS Has a Trending Twitter Hashtag Dedicated to Him. Find Out Why!

Updated on 7 June, 2020, 7:04
ThankyouDMKota trended on Twitter about two weeks ago. A hashtag which was an expression of respect and gratitude for Om Prakash Kasera, a 2012-batch IAS officer currently posted as District Collector, Kota in Rajasthan. Kasera helped more than 50,000 students stuck in Kota reach homes safely. Naturally, Kasera has been inundated with messages... आगे पढ़े

Coronavirus: Countries 'ignored' early warnings for COVID-19

Updated on 29 April, 2020, 15:55
Though early warning resources are in place, they have not yet worked in real time, a German military think tank has claimed. The US was cited as a prime example of political failures to implement existing systems. Many countries did not pay enough attention to early warning signs for the coronavirus... आगे पढ़े

COVID-19: 3 Women Engineers Develop a Device That Makes The Job of Doctors, Nurses Easier

Updated on 21 April, 2020, 4:34
With a rapid rise in the number of people affected by the COVID-19 epidemic, there are three critical concerns that require close attention – massive strain on the public healthcare system, rise in hospital acquired infections due to high influx of patients and the significant risk the virus poses to... आगे पढ़े

COVID-19: Implications for watershed management

Updated on 20 April, 2020, 5:07
Over the last four decades, watershed management has emerged as one of the most decentralised, integrated, persisting, innovative and effective programs to enhance natural resources such as water, soil and the vegetative cover as well as to provide means of livelihood to marginalised sections in rural areas. However, with life... आगे पढ़े

Tools for economic revival post Covid 19

Updated on 1 April, 2020, 3:40
The Indian economy has been in a slow down mode since past many quarters. It’s been crisis of confidence for sometime now - be it consumer sentiment or Indian entrepreneurial investment appetite. We have tacitly accepted it, with vehement denials about the reality and its reasons. Now Covid19 allows us... आगे पढ़े

Hard time for cops in Kottayam, migrant workers from Bengal take to streets

Updated on 30 March, 2020, 6:15
Kochi: Defying the lockdown and social distancing in Kerala, thousands of migrant labourers, mostly from West Bengal, thronged the streets of plantation rich Payippadu near Chenganessery in Kottayam district giving the police and local administration a tough time on Sunday. Adding to the trouble and confusion on how to disperse the crowd... आगे पढ़े

PM Modi asks people to contribute to relief fund set up to tackle coronavirus outbreak in India

Updated on 29 March, 2020, 4:38
The novel coronavirus has infected over 900 people in India and brought the entire country to a near-standstill. At this time, many people have come forward to donate funds to help fight the virus and to support those who have been put into a precarious situation amid the nationwide lockdown. Many... आगे पढ़े

Modi tweets ‘thinking of leaving social media

Updated on 3 March, 2020, 7:47
ithin minutes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tweet saying that he is thinking of giving up his social media accounts, scores of netizens urged him not to quit the various social media platforms as 'No Sir' trended on Twitter. PM Modi sent the social media buzzing with his tweet, "This Sunday,... आगे पढ़े

Parliamentary committee expresses disappointment over slow pace of Namami Gange

Updated on 26 December, 2019, 8:22
In its latest report, the parliamentary committee has expressed its disappointment over the pace of flagship projects like Namami Gange programme and urged the Jal Shakti ministry to step up its performance on groundwater management, aquifer mapping and other water-related activities. Further, it has also asked the ministry to augment budgetary support... आगे पढ़े

'There may have been some communication gap on CAA', admits Amit Shah

Updated on 25 December, 2019, 8:23
New Delhi: Back to the wall, in the face of protests in several parts of the country over the Citizenship Amendment Act, Home Minister Amit Shah admitted on Tuesday that there might have been some communication gap in reaching out to the people. "I have no issue in admitting that there may... आगे पढ़े

'Magnificent' Madhya Pradesh Expects Investment Worth Rs. 1.05 Lakh Crore

Updated on 18 October, 2019, 3:43
   INDOR- The Kamal Nath-led Congress government is expecting multinational companies to pledge around Rs. 1.05 lakh crore worth of investments at the Magnificent Madhya Pradesh Investors Summit in Indore on Friday.  The investments are likely to generate around 2.10 lakh-plus jobs, Madhya Pradesh Chief Secretary SR Mohanty said.  "Between January and September 2019, the state... आगे पढ़े

Crops in 60.52 lakh hectare land , and over 55 lakh farmers affected by excessive rainfall

Updated on 17 October, 2019, 7:29
A meeting with the Inter-Ministerial Central Team held under the Chairmanship of the Chief Secretary Shri S.R. Mohanty. The Central Team has been urged to provide assistance of Rs. 6 thousand 621 crore from the National Disaster Response Fund for the damage caused to the state due to extreme rains... आगे पढ़े

Foreign investment proposals worth Rs. 4385 crore in final stage in MP

Updated on 17 October, 2019, 7:27
Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath has said that my priority is to give Madhya Pradesh a direction and vision that benefits every section of the state. He said that there is no dearth of resources in the state, the need is how to utilise them in building a ‘Magnificent Madhya... आगे पढ़े

ओबेदुल्लागंज वन मंडल में बाबुओं का आतंक, पीड़ित ने लगाई मानवाधिकार आयोग से गुहार

Updated on 8 September, 2019, 10:59
 ओबैदुल्लागंज(ipm ) वनमंडल औबेदुल्लागंज की स्थिति कल्पना से परे है यहां दिन प्रतिदिन नए-नए कारनामे करते बाबूओं का रावणराज खुलेआम चल रहा है कई वनमंडल अधिकारी आए चले गए परंतु बाबू की कार्यशैली में ना कोई परिवर्तन आया ना कभी इनका यहां से ट्रांसफर हुआ हालात यहां तक आ गए... आगे पढ़े

Bengaluru over the moon as India braces for soft-landing

Updated on 7 September, 2019, 7:46
Excitement is building up in Bengaluru, as India's moon lander 'Vikram braces for a slow descent and soft- landing near the moon's south pole in the wee hours of Saturday, followed by the rollout of its rover 'Pragyan' for a stroll after dawn. "A sort of countdown is underway for the grand finale of the Chandrayaan-2 mission for Vikram to touch down between 1:30-2:30 a.m. on Saturday in a maiden attempt and for Pragyan to step out of it 3-4... आगे पढ़े

PAN will be generated automatically if a taxpayer uses Aadhaar for filing returns: CBDT

Updated on 3 September, 2019, 6:26
New Delhi: The Income Tax Department will automatically issue PAN to a taxpayer using Aadhaar number for filing returns as part of a new arrangement to link the two databases. According to a notification issued by the CBDT on August 30, a person who furnishes Aadhaar, as they do not have PAN,... आगे पढ़े

India's Kashmir move must be addressed before it leads to further tensions with Pakistan: US senator

Updated on 9 August, 2019, 5:18
Washington: US Republican Senator Lindsey Graham has said that India's decision to change the status quo in Jammu and Kashmir "must be addressed" before it leads to a further escalation of tensions with Pakistan. Graham, in tweets on late Wednesday, said that he spoke to Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on... आगे पढ़े

Modi's Mission Kashmir: How Amit Shah & Co executed the 'top secret' task

Updated on 6 August, 2019, 5:38
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's actual countdown for revoking Article 370 and bifurcation of the state of Jammu and Kashmir began during the third week of June, when he chose 1987 batch IAS officer of Chattisgarh cadre, B.V.R. Subramanyam as new Chief Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir. Subrahmanyam, who had worked... आगे पढ़े

India for water security: Centre launches Jal Shakti Abhiyan in collaboration with state governments, DDWS

Updated on 2 July, 2019, 9:01
New Delhi: On Monday, the Union Minister of Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat addressed a press conference in the national capital marking the launch of the 'Jal Shakti Abhiyan', a mammoth initiative by the government of India to conserve water. While addressing mediapersons, Shekhawat said that the main objective of this... आगे पढ़े

Bhopal: Kamal Nath asks officials to start work on metro project

Updated on 27 June, 2019, 5:12
BHOPAL: Chief Minister Kamal Nath has asked the officers handling the metro project to prepare a tripartite MoU for Bhopal and Indore and soon implement it. Nath asked them to take up a time-bound programme so that work gains momentum. Nath made the above statement at a meeting held at Mantralaya... आगे पढ़े

Hurt by Jharkhand mob lynching, but can't blame state: PM Modi

Updated on 27 June, 2019, 5:11
New Delhi: Breaking his silence on the Jharkhand mob lynching incident, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that he was pained by it and declared that the perpetrators should be given maximum punishment. But he slammed the Opposition for labelling Jharkhand as a hub of lynching. "The lynching in Jharkhand has... आगे पढ़े

BJP to form govt in Telangana: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Updated on 27 June, 2019, 5:10
Hyderabad (Telangana): "I thank people of Telangana for giving 20 per cent votes to us in the general elections. BJP won 303 seats, while NDA got over 350. But the victory in Telangana and West Bengal is very special for us. We have won four seats here. But we are not... आगे पढ़े

Approval for 10 percent reservation to economically weaker section

Updated on 27 June, 2019, 5:09
Bhopal. Approval to 10 percent reservation to economically weaker section (E.W.S.) was given in a cabinet meeting held at Mantralaya under the chairmanship of the Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath. Benefit of reservation will be availed by those people, who do not have an annual income of over Rs. 8... आगे पढ़े

Mumbai Girl Helps Society Recycle 80% Waste, Upcycles Cardboard into Stationery!

Updated on 26 June, 2019, 4:41
Mumbai is amongst the most polluted cities in the world because of the unmitigated piles of garbage that arrive at the local landfills daily, and these children were subject to the consequences. It was heartbreaking,” Aarushi says in a conversation with The Better India. Back in 2013, about 9,400 tonnes of garbage, most... आगे पढ़े

Woman Challenges Conventional Norms of Work, Quits US Job to Build Organic Farm!

Updated on 26 June, 2019, 4:40
Gaytri Bhatia left a corporate job in America to take over Vrindavan Farm on the outskirts of Mumbai, transforming it into a fully-sustainable, organic venture…. See how the former city dweller has adapted her daily routine for this life-changing transition Blue shirt, from Crow; lungi, Gaytri’s own. Gaytri Bhatia, environmental analyst/grower, as... आगे पढ़े

This State’s Solutions May Be The Answer Farmers Across India Are Looking For!

Updated on 22 June, 2019, 6:52
Odisha, which is one of India’s poorest and most underreported states, is today at the forefront of innovation in agricultural policy. Going beyond the piecemeal treatment this sector has received over the years, the Department of Agriculture, Odisha government, in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Delhi-based governance... आगे पढ़े