Category: Nation

India registers Recoveries of 65,081 in the last 24 hours

New Delhi: Continuing the streak of posting more than 60,000 recoveries each day since the past five days, India has registered 65,081 recoveries in the last 24 hours. The cumulative number of recovered patients have grown to 28,39,882, taking the Recovery Rate among COVID-19 patients to further high of 77%. The number of recovered patients

Rajiv Kumar takes over as new Election Commissioner

New Delhi: Rajiv Kumar today assumed charge as the new Election Commissioner (EC) of India. Kumar joins the Election Commission of India with Chief Election Commissioner Shri Sunil Arora and Election Commissioner Shri Sushil Chandra. Born on 19th February 1960, Rajiv Kumar is a 1984 batch Indian Administrative Service Officer. During the span of more

Govt loses more face as GDP falls by 24%

New Delhi: India’s gross domestic product (GDP) fell by 23.9% in April-June period quarter, official data released by the Union ministry of statistics and programme implementation (Mospi) has showed as the pandemic-induced mood hit businesses and livelihoods across the country. India’s economy had grown at 3.1% in the January-March quarter, its slowest pace in at

Modi is now more ‘unpopular’ than ‘popular’ on his own turf: social media. Hard to believe? Read on…

New Delhi: In what many political pundits see as a first strong sign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s rapidly plummeting rating, his own brainchild “Mann Ki Baat” has failed to enthuse the nation’s listeners. To rub salt in its own wounds, the Government acted swiftly and hastily chose to disable the ‘dislike’ button to the

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

Pranayam: Increase immunity and stay healthy

In this epidemic Covid-19 many companies are claiming about their products to increase immunity of the human body. How useful these products are for us will depend upon the vitamins, minerals and other nutrients present in them. Before purchasing these immunity boosters, one should also check the certification of any third party or authorized agency

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

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.