Centre releases song to celebrate 100 crore COVID-19 vaccination milestone- Watch

New Delhi: India on Thursday (October 21, 2021) celebrated the milestone of administering 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses. After reaching the milestone, the government promoted the achievement in song and video even as a recent drop in inoculations worries healthcare providers. As a part of the celebrations, the Government of India has released a two … Read more

Government Releases Buffer Stock To Curb Onion Prices

Government has released buffer stocks of onion to curb its prices As prices of most consumed vegetables onions, tomatoes and potatoes continue to soar, the government on Sunday announced that onion prices are being controlled by releasing its buffer stock. Ministry of Consumer Affairs in a statement said that efforts are also on to reduce … Read more

Butter Instead Of Dalgona Candy? Amul Releases Squid Games Inspired Cartoon

If there’s one food brand that has managed to keep itself abreast with today’s news and pop culture, it has to be Amul Butter. From topical cartoons about the Trump administration to the return of Air India to Tata, Amul has managed to portray butter in the light of all these newsworthy situations! In their … Read more

Facebook Releases New Curbs On Harassment

Facebook expanded its range of banned “attacks” on public figures (File) San Francisco, United States: Facebook unveiled fresh protections Wednesday against online attacks on journalists, activists and celebrities as the social media giant battles a crisis over its platforms’ potential harms. The company has faced a storm of criticism and a a Senate panel hearing … Read more

CM Yogi Adityanath releases IIT Kanpur’s study on UP govt’s handling of COVID-19

Lucknow: Sustained, organised and coordinated efforts, coupled with micro-planning and alertness resulted in controlling the spread of the covid-19 in the most populous state, said Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath while releasing IIT Kanpur’s study on the UP government’s handling of the pandemic. “Despite facing numerous challenges in terms of huge population, lack of … Read more

SPP Bhaskaran’s film ‘Insha Allah’ set in Coimbatore, releases in theatres on October 15

The 84-minute film narrates the story of a middle-class Muslim society and is partly inspired by short stories of Thoppil Mohammed Meeran and Firdous Rajakumaran “It was a special moment,” says director SPP Bhaskaran about receiving praise from his mentors, director Bharathiraja and K Bhagyaraj, for his first feature film, Insha Allah. He arranged a … Read more

Centre releases Rs 40,000 crore to states as back-to-back loan for GST shortfall

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday released Rs 40,000 crore to states and UTs to compensate for the shortfall in GST revenues, taking the total amount released as loan so far this fiscal year to Rs 1.15 lakh crore. “The Ministry of Finance today released an amount of Rs 40,000 crore to states and UTs … Read more

Aviation Ministry Releases India’s Airspace Map For Drone Operations: Top Features & Different Zones

The map can be viewed on aviation regulator DGCA’s digital sky platform. New Delhi: The government on Friday released India’s airspace map for drone operations under the collective vision of an ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’. “The drone airspace map comes as a follow-through of the liberalized Drone Rules, 2021 released by the government on August 25, the … Read more

UN Releases Emergency Funds To Save Afghan Health System From Collapse

Afghanistan’s healthcare system is collapsing and needs help, United Nations observed. Geneva: The United Nations aid chief said Wednesday he had released $45 million in emergency funds to help prevent Afghanistan’s battered healthcare system from collapsing. Martin Griffiths, the UN’s Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, warned in a statement that “medicines, medical … Read more

Congress releases list of additional office-bearers for U.P. unit

Congress president Sonia Gandhi appointed Upendra Singh, Maqsood Khan and Jaywant Singh as vice presidents of the Uttar Pradesh Congress Committee The Congress on Sunday released a list of additional office-bearers, including three vice presidents, for the party’s Uttar Pradesh unit.   Congress president Sonia Gandhi appointed Upendra Singh, Maqsood Khan and Jaywant Singh as … Read more