Friday , July 3 2020


Vande Bharat Mission: 170 Indians evacuated from Dhaka to Delhi  

This was the fifth evacuation flight to Delhi from Dhaka. The flight carried 170  passengers including one infant. With this flight, till now close to 2470 Indian nationals have been evacuated from Bangladesh. The evacuation of Indian nationals from Bangladesh started on May 8. Since then 5 flights have left ... Read More »

UP: 8 policemen martyred during raid in Kanpur

The encounter took place when the police team was approaching to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, in Dikru village under Chaubeypur police station Thusrday night. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has sought a report of the incident. He also said that the sacrifise of our bravehearts ... Read More »

Veteran choreographer Saroj Khan passes away at 71

She was 71. The three-time National Award winner was not keeping well for some time. She was admitted to Guru Nanak Hospital in Bandra on June 20 after she complained of breathing issues. She had tested negative for COVID-19. Khan is survived by son Raju Khan and daughter Sukaina Khan. ... Read More »

One terrorist gunned down by security forces in J&K

A senior Police officer told that one terrorist has been killed and a CRPF personnel injured in ongoing encounter. The CRPF personnel has been shifted to nearby hospital, the officer added. Earlier, A joint team of Police and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search-operation in Malbagh. As the joint team approached the suspected ... Read More »

4343 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Tamilnadu today

Chennai topped the list accounting for 2027 of these cases. its adjoining districts — Tiruvallur (164), Kancheepuram (112) and Chengalpet (171) — together recorded 447 cases. In the south, Madurai recorded the highest number of  273 cases today. 57 deaths were reported today taking the state’s total tally to 1321. ... Read More »

India-Bangladesh operate record number of freight trains in June

The High Commision of India in Bangladesh said in a tweet on Thursday that the Railways of the two countries reached a milestone in June with the highest ever monthly interchange of freight trains carrying essential items. Encouraged by the success, the Bangladesh Railways has permitted the introduction of the ... Read More »

NIA arrests one more accused in 2019 Pulwama Attack case

Mohd. Iqbal Rather had facilitated the movement of Muhammad Umar Farooq, the JeM terrorist and a key conspirator in this case, after he infiltrated into the Indian territory in Jammu region in April, 2018, from the National Highway near International border to South Kashmir. Mohd. Umar Farooq, along with others, ... Read More »

J&K UT reports 154 new positive cases

Of these 2760 are active positive, 4974 have recovered while 115 deaths have taken place due to this pandemic. Moreover, 118 more Covid-19 patients have recovered and discharged from various hospitals of Jammu and Kashmir Union territory.   Read More »

Govt launches Drug Discovery Hackathon

This Drug Discovery Hackathon is a joint initiative of MHRD’s Innovation Cell (MIC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and supported by Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC), MyGov as well as private players. Minister of State for HRD Sanjay ... Read More »

3,59,859 COVID-19 patients cured in Country so far

Presently, there are 2,26,947 active cases and all are under medical supervision.  As per the “Test, Trace, Treat” strategy, there has been a steady rise in the samples tested every day with more than 90 lakh samples being tested till date. During the last 24 hours 2,29,588 samples have been ... Read More »

PM Modi holds telephonic conversation with Russian President Putin

The two leaders discussed the momentum of bilateral contacts and consultations, leading to the annual bilateral Summit to be held in India later this year. Prime Minister conveyed his keenness to welcome President Putin in India for the bilateral Summit. President Putin reiterated his commitment to further strengthen the Special ... Read More »