Day: September 22, 2022

Advisor Bhatnagar reviews winter preparedness of R&B, SMC, PMGSY, NHAI, NHIDCL, other agencies

Directs officers to adopt meticulous approach for effective implementation of Snow Clearance Action plan SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 22: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar today chaired a high level meeting to review the winter preparedness and logistic arrangements of different road agencies in view of coming winter season […]

China says protracted Ukraine crisis not in the interests of all parties

BEIJING, Sept 22 – An expanded and protracted Ukraine crisis is not in the interests of all parties, China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi told his Polish counterpart Zbigniew Rau on the sidelines of a United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York on Wednesday. China hopes that the […]

At least 9 killed as Iran protests spread over woman’s death

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Clashes between Iranian security forces and protesters angry over the death of a 22-year-old woman in police custody have killed at least nine people since the violence erupted over the weekend, according to a tally Thursday by The Associated Press. The scope of […]

CCI approves amalgamation of Jio Cinema OTT platform with Viacom 18 Media Private Limited

SEP 22, 2022 The Competition Commission of India (CCI) approves the amalgamation of the Jio Cinema OTT platform with Viacom 18 Media Private Limited (Viacom18), following an investment by BTS Investment 1 Pte. Ltd. (BTS1) and Reliance Projects & Property Management Services Limited (RPPMSL). The Proposed Combination involves […]

Inviting comments on the draft Indian Telecommunication Bill, 2022

SEP 22, 2022 The Ministry of Communications, Government of India had initiated a public consultative process to develop a modern and future-ready legal framework in telecommunications. In July 2022, a Consultation Paper on ‘Need for a new legal framework governing Telecommunication in India’ was published and comments were […]

Fact Sheet on Amendment in India’s export policy on Rice

SEP 22, 2022 Recent changes in India’s rice-export rules have helped keep a check on domestic prices without reducing the availability for exports. The changes have been done keeping in mind the need to support the ethanol-blending programme that saves costly oil imports and to help the animal […]

International conference on “Exploring Consciousness- From Non- Locality to Non- Duality

Shri Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurates Centre of Excellence project in  Department of Integrative Medicine, NIMHANS, Bengaluru SEP 22, 2022 Union Minister of Ayush Shri Sarbananda Sonowal today inaugurated the international conference on Consciousness with the theme, “Exploring Consciousness- From Non- Locality to Non- Duality: The Man- Machine Debate” at […]

5,443 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours

SEP 22, 2022 217.11 cr Total Vaccine doses (94.72 cr Second Dose and 19.95 cr Precaution Dose) have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive 15,85,343 doses administered in last 24 hours India’s Active caseload currently stands at 46,342 Active cases stand at 0.10% Recovery Rate currently […]