WHO is committed to end female genital mutilation and child marriages

To empower women and girls, the World Health Organization (WHO) at this occasion announced various commitments, focusing on ending gender-based violence; advancing sexual and reproductive health and rights; and supporting health workers... Read more »
7:12 pm

UNHCR report highlights threats to forcibly displaced women and children amidst pandemic

Worldwide 75 per cent of all refugees and migrants are women and children. The UNHCR fears that years of work and achievements to protect them from gender inequality, violence and other threats,... Read more »
5:59 pm

SAD accuses Congress of reneging on promises to farmers

SAD would protest outside PSPCL offices all over the state tomorrow to demand needed power for agricultural as well as domestic purposes Read more »
5:03 pm

Traders threaten nationwide strike over pulse stock limit

“While the government buys 10 percent of the grain from the farmers at MSP price and the remaining 90 percent is bought by brokers, millers, corporates, traders that are supplied till the... Read more »
4:40 pm

Will CoWin platform help fight covid-19?

Whether the CoWin platform will actually help the world community fight covid-19 based on India’s experience with it is a moot point because all efforts start with accurate data. Read more »
3:55 pm

India’s largest ever free food-grain distribution programme comes to the aid of farmers and the poor

Correspondent New Delhi: The ongoing pandemic has created a lot of economic problems for people in the country. We have a large migrant labor force that has mostly returned to the villages,... Read more »
3:40 pm

Karnataka and 7 other states get new Governors

Gehlot is among the 8 new governors appointed by the President in what is seen at a major reshuffle of governors. Read more »
3:23 pm

ISRO does more than launch satellites

ISRO is actively involved in fighting the ongoing covid-19 pandemic by opening up their facilities and know-how to Union and State governments, as well as the pharma manufacturing industry. Read more »
3:12 pm

Ayush Ministry tries to give massive push to Ayurveda

There was a tendency to look down at Ayurveda as something ancient as compared to modern medicine. The Ayush Ministry intends to counter this through these new launched initiative Read more »
2:43 pm

AIF steps in to vaccinate people with disabilities

This campaign, using data gathered from research will remove vaccine hesitancy, change behavior and prevail upon people in identified areas to take the vaccines. Read more »
2:26 pm

Mumbai police exposes vaccination scam

On Monday, a report by the international newsagent CNN shared shocking details regarding a vaccine scam in Mumbai, which is under investigation by the Mumbai Police. From late May to beginning of... Read more »
1:31 pm

India reports 34,703 new COVID-19 cases

The total number of reported cases is 30.5 million, with over 402,000 deaths. The testing capacity considerably improved, a total of 42.14 crore tests have been conducted. Read more »
12:34 pm

‘COVID-19 has not been vanquished’ Biden Tells America on 4th of July

Since its global outbreak in March 2020, the coronavirus has impacted the United States more than any other country, with over 33.7 million Americans having been infected. The COVID-19 death toll in... Read more »
1:24 pm

Tribal income and bamboo-based economy in Rajasthan gets a boost

KVIC created a world record of planting the highest number of bamboo saplings on a single day at one location. Read more »
1:06 pm

NTPC invites EOI for sale of fly ash in M East and elsewhere

The power producer is leveraging Indian Railways’ sprawling network to transport Fly Ash in an economical and environment-friendly manner. Read more »
12:51 pm
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