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Union Home Minister Amit Shah is discharged from AIIMS

New Delhi: After recovering from Corona complaining of fatigue and body ache, Home Minister Amit Shah was admitted to AIIMS on August 18, now he is fully recovered and fit so has been discharged. This information has been given by All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Monday morning. Amit Shah has now recovered

Make Atmanirbhar Abhiyan a success, PM exhorts people

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the college and administration buildings of Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University, Jhansi, UP, through video conferencing. He also interacted with the students of the university. The PM congratulated everyone involved with the project and expressed hope that the students, after graduation, will actively contribute in

PM pays tributes to Major Dhyan Chand on National Sports Day

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted sportspersons on the occasion of the National Sports Day on Saturday. The Prime Minister also paid tributes to legendary hockey player Major Dhyan Chand. The Prime Minister said: “National Sports Day is a day to celebrate the remarkable achievements of all those exemplary sportspersons who have represented

India crosses 4 cr test milestone as anti-Covid testing surges

New Delhi: In its fight against Covid-19 since January, India has crossed another peak. The cumulative tests have seen an unprecedented upsurge and surpassed 4 crore on Saturday. With focused, consistent and coordinated efforts led by the Centre and implemented by the State/UT Governments, India has set a new landmark of testing 4,04,06,609 people. India

BJP, RSS control social media in India: Rahul

New Delhi: Former Indian National Congress president Rahul Gandhi has again accused the Narendra Modi Government of controlling social media platforms. Tweeting about a Time magazine report, Rahul claimed that WhatsApp is under the control of the Indian Government as it needs its approval for payment services to its 40 crore user base in India.

Covid recoveries at 26 lakh, active cases at 22%

New Delhi: In pursuance of the Centre’s strategic and graded TEST, TRACK and TREAT approach, India is registering continuous progress on the recovery front and reduction in fatality rate. In the past five months, more than 3/4 of Covid-19 cases have recovered and less than 1/4 are active now. With more patients recovering and being

Govt’s eco-friendly push seeks to bag plastic

New Delhi: Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Zubin Irani on Friday said that the innovative spirit of India needs to be institutionalised for developing eco-friendly and cost-friendly alternative ideas that can also be utilised to create job opportunities. At the awards ceremony of the Textile Grand Challenge 2019, she said that the contribution of innovative

Rajnath Singh launches mobile App for NCC Training

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched the Directorate General National Cadet Corps (DGNCC) Mobile Training App here today. The App will assist in conducting countrywide online training of NCC cadets.  In view of the restrictions imposed by COVID-19, training of NCC cadets has been affected adversely as it is mostly contact based training. Since

Interest on delayed payment of GST: CBIC

New Delhi: The Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs (CBIC) today clarified that the Notification No. 63/2020-Central Tax dated 25th August 2020 relating to interest on delayed payment of GST has been issued prospectively due to certain technical limitations. However, it has assured that no recoveries shall be made for the past period as well