Day: July 11, 2022

New coronavirus mutant raises concerns in India and beyond

The quickly changing coronavirus has spawned yet another super contagious omicron mutant that’s worrying scientists as it gains ground in India and pops up in numerous other countries, including the United States. Scientists say the variant – called BA.2.75 – may be able to spread rapidly and get […]

Consultation on Public Private Partnership in Digital Agriculture

JULY 11, 2022 The Department of Agriculture and Farmer Welfare, Government of India in association with the World Economic Forum (WEF), India organised a one-day stakeholder consultation on Public Private Partnership in Digital Agriculture here today. It was chaired by Shri Manoj Ahuja, Secretary, Department of Agriculture and […]

Factual clarification on missing pilgrims from Andhra Pradesh

Factual clarification on missing pilgrims from Andhra Pradesh SRINAGAR, JULY 11: As reported by some sections of media that ’37 pilgrims from Andhra Pradesh are missing in Amarnath pilgrimage, a report which was originally carried out by PTI, is factually incorrect. In this regard, Andhra Pradesh government has […]

NITI Aayog Welcomes Parameswaran Iyer as Its CEO

JULY 11, 2022 NITI Aayog welcomes Shri Parameswaran Iyer as NITI Aayog’s CEO. With over 25 years of experience in the water and sanitation sector, Mr Iyer spearheaded the implementation of the India’s flagship $20-billion Swachh Bharat Mission, which successfully delivered access to safe sanitation to 550 million […]

NCW launches a series of awareness programmes on NRI marriages in Punjab

Programmes aims to disseminate information on possible risks involved in NRI marriages, to create awareness around preventive measures and legal remedies available for the victims JULY 11, 2022 National Commission for Women (NCW) launched a series of ‘Awareness Programmes on NRI Marriages: Do’s and Don’ts, A Way Forward’ […]