Friday, April 3, 2020

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Direct cash transfer to women PMJDY account holders under PM Garib Kalyan Package for the month of April 2020 in the light of COVID-19...

The Ministry of Rural Development is releasing the lump sum amounts @ Rs. 500/- per woman to Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) accountholders (as...

Armed Forces working hand-in-hand with civilian authorities in fight against COVID-19; Of 1,737 quarantined persons, 403 released after mandatory procedures

Armed Forces have been working round-the-clock to provide medical and logistics support to the needy to contain COVID-19 pandemic. Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS)...

Trishikhar Ventures proposes acquisition of 18.951% of the Religare Health Insurance Co. Ltd. through CCI Green Channel

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) received the following green channel combination filed under sub-section (2) of Section 6 of the Competition Act, 2002...

National Book Trust, India of MHRD Releases On-Line Questionnaire to Assess Community Perception about the Psycho-Social Impact of COVID-19

In continuation of the multi-dimensional approach of the Government of India to address issues related to Covid-19 and subsequent Lockdown, the National Book Trustwhich is...

Covid-19 Updates

Bharat Agri, Startup by IITM Alumni to give free councelling for farmer during the 21 day lockdown

BharatAgri, a startup founded by 2 IIT Madras Alumni, Siddharth Dialani and Sai Gole is providing free councelling...

Covid-21 :India to observe 21 day complete lockdown

On the onset of the deadly Coronavirus outbreak Prime Minister Narendra Modi has addressed the nation requesting people to stay at their...

All contract and outsourced employees will be considered ‘on duty’ even during the suspension period : Railways

In a bid to reduce the hardships and protect the interests of contractual and outsourced staff engaged in providing services such as On Board...

“Ensure operational continuity of Print and Electronic Media” : Govt

In light of the evolving COVID-19 situation in the country, Union Government has written to all State Governments/Union Territories, requesting them to ensure operational...
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MHA writes to States/UTs to ensure smooth Disbursal of Money to beneficiaries of PM-GKY during 21-day Lockdown to fight COVID-19

The Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance had issued detailed guidelines on disbursal of money to beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana...

PM to share a video message at 9 AM tomorrow

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will share a video message with the people at 9 AM tomorrow i.e. 3 April 2020. The Prime Minister tweeted,...

Updates on COVID-19

Various actions have been initiated by Government of India along with the States/UTs for the prevention, containment and management of COVID-19 in the country....

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The future of China after Corona – A Prognosis of the the economy and the international relations – by Lt Gen P R Shankar...

"COVID 19  is the only original thing that came out of china after SARS" Foot in The Mouth Prediction COVID 19 is a now full-blown pandemic which has brought the world to a halt in panic. There is nothing like this I have seen in my life. I am sure...

Covid – 19 : How India’s rapid action prevented a colossal disaster

Recently, the chair of U.K. think tank Chatham House, commended the “fast, aggressive” Chinese response to the coronavirus outbreak,suggesting western countries should...

Covid19, it’s impact on geopolitics in South Asia and China -By Lt. Gen. P R Shankar (R)

Covid 19 is causing a humanitarian crisis of epic proportions and is roiling people worldwide. As per reports the peak of this...

“The opportunity given by the demons of Pakistan” : by Lt Gen P R Shankar (R)

Disappearing K Word When article 370 was abrogated on 05 Aug 19, Pakistan and its Prime Minister Mr Imran...

IISc and Think India conduct youth conference to engage young students towards ‘Mission 2020’.

Student council of Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru and Think India organization organized the conference 'Jagruti 2020' , a national level youth...

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PM to inaugurate India’s second Multi Modal Terminal on Ganga at Sahibganj in Jharkhand

The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation India’s second riverine Multi Modal terminal built at...

IIT Student Fathima’s suicide note accuses Ambedkar Periyar Study Circle’s Faculty advisor Milind Brahme

Update (Nov 13th 11:00PM IST) : We have received multiple queries regarding the reliability of the...

Is IIT Madras Islamophobic? This is what Muslim students say!

Fathima Latheef, a first year student from Humanities Department at IIT Madras was found dead at her...

WP Starter Pack SCAM | Mega Scam Unearthed by The South Asian Express Team

A new website registered in 23rd May 2019 has been caught involved in a mega scam. The...

Jesus Christ’s name on Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Website

Jesus Christ's name appeared on the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam's website. The name ‘Shri Yesayya’ (శ్రీయేసయ్య or Shri....

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DST-SERB announces first set of approved projects to combat CoVID-19 & related respiratory infections

COVID-19 virus has spread rapidly throughout the world, a crisis which the World Health Organisation has termed as a pandemic. Given the lack of...

SCTIMST ties up with Wipro 3D to manufacture automated ventilators to meet COVID 19 related crisis

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST), an institute of National Importance of the Department of Science and Technology, has tied...

PIB’s Daily Bulletin on COVID-19

(Contains Press releases concerning Covid-19, issued in last 24 hours and  Fact checks undertaken by PIB) Prime Minister today interacted with Chief Ministers of states via...

Direct cash transfer to women PMJDY account holders under PM Garib Kalyan Package for the month of April 2020 in the light of COVID-19...

The Ministry of Rural Development is releasing the lump sum amounts @ Rs. 500/- per woman to Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) accountholders (as...

Armed Forces working hand-in-hand with civilian authorities in fight against COVID-19; Of 1,737 quarantined persons, 403 released after mandatory procedures

Armed Forces have been working round-the-clock to provide medical and logistics support to the needy to contain COVID-19 pandemic. Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS)...

Trishikhar Ventures proposes acquisition of 18.951% of the Religare Health Insurance Co. Ltd. through CCI Green Channel

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) received the following green channel combination filed under sub-section (2) of Section 6 of the Competition Act, 2002...

National Book Trust, India of MHRD Releases On-Line Questionnaire to Assess Community Perception about the Psycho-Social Impact of COVID-19

In continuation of the multi-dimensional approach of the Government of India to address issues related to Covid-19 and subsequent Lockdown, the National Book Trustwhich is...
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Is China a superpower? Analysis by Lt. Gen P R Shankar(R)

Worldwide, people talk of an American dream. If I moved to the US, I could become “American” and my children would certainly be Americans. But moving to China would not make me or my children Chinese. Would it? Is there a China dream?NO! Civilizations,...

All you need to know about the IIT Madras K-gate protest and what students want to say.

IIT Madras administration has closed, Krishna Gate, one of the total five entry/exit point to the institute. The decision was taken by the administration after considering the intimation from the police. According to sources this gate was prone for dealing illegal and banned substances. Another major reason...

We are ready to be killed but will not tolerate infringement on sharia: AAP leader Mohammed Iqbal

Councillor Mohammad Iqbal, son of Shoaib Iqbal said in his speech during the CAA protest that "Narendra Modi, you may be a Mota Bhai (elder brother) of whosoever it may be… listen to me, from this square of this Jama Masjid we tell you that we are...

Muslim mob sets 18 Hindu houses ablaze : Media calls it ‘local community clash’

Over 19 people were injured and more than 18 houses belonging to Hindus were set to fire by a Muslim mob on January 14th. The riots happened in the communally sensitive area of Bhainsa where the Muslim population is close to 50%. The...

Communal riots in Telangana : Several homes of Hindus set ablaze

On 12th January (Saturday) communal riots occurs against Hindus in Telangana state of Nirmal district Bhainsa. 18 homes of Hindus set on fire and atleast 26 vehicles and atleast 19 people were injured in this violence including 9 police officers. A local Muslim youth...

Over 11 people injured and 18 houses set ablaze in Anti-Hindu riots in Bhainsa

Over 100 of Muslims torched 18 houses and burnt hundreds of motorbikes belonging to Hindus in the sensitive area of Bhainsa. Over eleven people have been injured in the communal violence. The attack was allegedly led against the local community leader by a mob of more than...

940 infants deaths ‘A normal trend’ in Ashok Gehlot’s Rajasthan

A whopping 940 infants died in Kota's J K Lon hospital in 2019. Out of which 77 deaths occured in the month od December itself and 10 deaths in just past 48 hours. The hospital management has skimmed off from taking any responsibilities. According to the report...

Counter-protest : Supporters of CAA hit the streets to educate the Anti-CAA protesters

Supporters of Citizenship Amendment Act flooded to the venues of the Anti-CAA protest and registered their voice. Citizens across the country have marched the venues of pre-planned anti-CAA protests. Mumbai : Several supporters of Citizenship Amendment Act marched to...

Congress supporters go mum after video of Manmohan Singh endorsing CAB goes viral

Congress leaders including Priyanka Gandhi, Jagdish Tytler and Ahmed Khan have been protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act for past three days. The group conducted a march in solidarity with the rioters who had vandalized public property and set public transport vehicles to fire. The supporters have...

“NRC ek Baaki hai” : Thousands of JNU students and faculty march in support of CAA

Thousands of students of JNU took to street in support of the Citizenship Amendment Act. The students were found raising slogans "NRC ek Bakhi Hai". Watch the complete video below. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8nGRJBzrZDM] This comes just a day after students and faculty...

“IITs are for learning. Not for your petty politics” : Students and faculty of IIT Roorkee condemn exploiting academic institutions for political agenda

Students of IIT Roorkee have took to streets with posters and banner in support of CAA and NRC. More than 100 students of IIT Roorkee came out for the protest to condemn the violent riots in Delhi and West Bengal. The posters said "We do not support...

While his party supports the rioters, Rahul Gandhi busy spending his vacation in South Korea

While the Congress party members are busy supporting the rioters in Delhi, Rahul Gandhi was found busy spending his vacation with the South Korea's outgoing PM. The meeting was also presided by Congress oversea's leader Sam Pitroda. The Congress's...

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Direct cash transfer to women PMJDY account holders under PM Garib Kalyan Package for the month of April 2020 in the light of COVID-19...

The Ministry of Rural Development is releasing the lump sum amounts @ Rs. 500/- per woman to Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) accountholders (as per number of such accounts intimated by banks), for April 2020, and the same have...

DST-SERB announces first set of approved projects to combat CoVID-19 & related respiratory infections

COVID-19 virus has spread rapidly throughout the world, a crisis which the World Health Organisation has termed as a pandemic. Given the lack of...

SCTIMST ties up with Wipro 3D to manufacture automated ventilators to meet COVID 19 related crisis

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST), an institute of National Importance of the Department of Science and Technology, has tied...

PIB’s Daily Bulletin on COVID-19

(Contains Press releases concerning Covid-19, issued in last 24 hours and  Fact checks undertaken by PIB) Prime Minister today interacted with Chief Ministers of states via...

Indian Navy Warship Supports Stranded Fishermen at Sea

INS Nireekshak, a Diving support vessel of Southern Naval Command, based at Kochi, on mission patrol along the Kerala Coast came to the rescue...
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DRDO develops bio suit with seam sealing glue to keep health professionals fighting COVID-19 safe

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a bio suit to keep the medical, paramedical and other personnel engaged in combating COVID-19 safe...

India Watches DD, India Fights Corona

With the re-broadcast of its old iconic serials on DD National and DD Bharati during the lockdown, Doordarshan has again reinforced its position in...

Shri Piyush Goyal holds videoconference with stakeholders of Start-up ecosystem

Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry Minister Shri Piyush Goyal today held a meeting through Video Conference with the stakeholders of Start-up ecosystem,...

Union Agriculture Minister launches new features of e-NAM platform

               The Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar here today launched new features...

MHA blacklists 960 foreigners, present in India on tourist visas, for their involvement in Tablighi Jamaat activities; necessary legal action to be taken

Under the directions of Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has blacklisted 960 foreigners, present in India on...

Telephone Conversation between PM and the Federal Chancellor of Germany

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with Her Excellency Dr. Angela Merkel, Federal Chancellor of Germany.   The two leaders discussed the...
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FCI ensures uninterrupted food grain supplies across the country during the lockdown due to COVID-19 outbreak

Food Corporation of India (FCI) is ensuring uninterrupted supply of wheat and rice throughout the country during the lockdown period. FCI is fully prepared...

Telephone Conversation between PM and His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. The two dignitaries discussed the ongoing COVID-19...

MHA issues an Addendum to lays down SOPs for transit of foreigners stranded in India and release of quarantined persons after being tested COVID-19...

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued an addendum to the guidelines, and subsequent addendums, to all Ministries/Departments (https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1607997), regarding the Nationwide lockdown to...

Exemption to Specific Services related to Agri-produce Marketing, Anganwadi Workers and AYUSH from Lockdown Restrictions to fight COVID-19

In response to queries being raised with regard to exemption of specific services under the Consolidated Guidelines on lockdown measures to fight COVID-19 issued...

Text of PM’s address to the nation

My dear fellow citizens,   Today marks 9 days of the nationwide lockdown against the Corona pandemic. The discipline and spirit of service you have displayed...

Text of PM’s address to the nation

My dear fellow citizens,   Today marks9 days of the nationwide lockdown against the Corona pandemic. The discipline and spirit of service you have displayed during...

MHA issues an Addendum to lays down SOPs for transit of foreigners stranded in India and release of quarantined persons after being tested COVID-19...

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued an addendum to the guidelines, and subsequent addendums, to all Ministries/Departments (https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1607997), regarding the Nationwide lockdown to...
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Union Agriculture Minister launches new features of e-NAM platform

               The Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar here today launched new features...

MHA blacklists 960 foreigners, present in India on tourist visas, for their involvement in Tablighi Jamaat activities; necessary legal action to be taken

Under the directions of Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has blacklisted 960 foreigners, present in India on...

Telephone Conversation between PM and the Federal Chancellor of Germany

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with Her Excellency Dr. Angela Merkel, Federal Chancellor of Germany.   The two leaders discussed the...

FCI ensures uninterrupted food grain supplies across the country during the lockdown due to COVID-19 outbreak

Food Corporation of India (FCI) is ensuring uninterrupted supply of wheat and rice throughout the country during the lockdown period. FCI is fully prepared...

Telephone Conversation between PM and His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. The two dignitaries discussed the ongoing COVID-19...

MHA issues an Addendum to lays down SOPs for transit of foreigners stranded in India and release of quarantined persons after being tested COVID-19...

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued an addendum to the guidelines, and subsequent addendums, to all Ministries/Departments (https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1607997), regarding the Nationwide lockdown to...

Exemption to Specific Services related to Agri-produce Marketing, Anganwadi Workers and AYUSH from Lockdown Restrictions to fight COVID-19

In response to queries being raised with regard to exemption of specific services under the Consolidated Guidelines on lockdown measures to fight COVID-19 issued...

Text of PM’s address to the nation

My dear fellow citizens,   Today marks 9 days of the nationwide lockdown against the Corona pandemic. The discipline and spirit of service you have displayed...

Exemption to Specific Services related to Agri-produce Marketing, Anganwadi Workers and AYUSH from Lockdown Restrictions to fight COVID-19

In response to queries being raised with regard to exemption of specific services under the Consolidated Guidelines on lockdown measures to fight COVID-19 issued...

Telephone Conversation between PM and His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. The two dignitaries discussed the ongoing COVID-19...

Telephone Conversation between PM and the Federal Chancellor of Germany

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with Her Excellency Dr. Angela Merkel, Federal Chancellor of Germany.   The two leaders discussed the...

FCI ensures uninterrupted food grain supplies across the country during the lockdown due to COVID-19 outbreak

Food Corporation of India (FCI) is ensuring uninterrupted supply of wheat and rice throughout the country during the lockdown period. FCI is fully prepared...
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