Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Joe Biden for being sworn in as the President of the United States and said he was committed to working with him to take the India-US partnership to even greater heights. PM Modi also congratulated Kamala Harris on being sworn-in as Vice President of America. Biden was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States and Kamala Harris took oath as first woman… Continue reading "Modi congratulates Biden and Kamala Harris"
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The farmer leaders have welcomed the Central government’s proposal during the 10th round of talks to resolve the issues related to the newly passed agricultural laws through a committee, keeping the legislations on hold for one and a half years on a positive note. Terming the proposal “worth considering”, the farmer leaders said that representatives of all the farmer organisations will hold consultations and… Continue reading "Farmer leaders happy with new proposal from Centre"
A week ahead of being released from the Parappana Agrahara prison in Bengaluru, AMMK leader VK Sasikala on Wednesday developed breathing difficulty and was shifted to a government hospital for treatment. AMMK sources said that doctors have taken her swab samples to confirm if she had COVID-19 as her oxygen levels were reportedly low at the time of admission. She is expected to stay in the hospital for a couple of… Continue reading "Ahead of release, Sasikala admitted to hospital"
Section Officers’/Stenographers’ (Grade ‘B’/Grade ‘I’) Limited Departmental Competitive Examintion, 2015
On the basis of the results of the written part of the Section Officers’/Stenographers’ (Gr.’B’/Gr.’I’) Limited Departmental Competitive Examination, 2015 held by the Union Public Service Commission in October, 2015 for addition to the Select Lists for the Section Officer’s and the Stenographer’s Grade ‘B’/Grade ‘I’ of the services, the candidates with the under mentioned Roll Numbers have qualified in… Continue reading "Section Officers’/Stenographers’ (Grade ‘B’/Grade ‘I’) Limited Departmental Competitive Examintion, 2015"
Ministry of Railways approves the naming of Train No. 12311/12312 Howrah-Kalka Mail as “Netaji Express”
Ministry of Railways has rechristened the name of Train No. 12311/12312 Howrah-Kalka Mail as “Netaji Express”. It is noteworthy that Howrah -Kalka Mail is a very popular and one of the oldest trains of Indian Railways. The Howrah-Kalka Mail is running between Howrah (Eastern Railway) and Kalka (Northern Railway) via Delhi. DJN/MKV (Release ID: 1690247) Read this release in: Urdu , Urdu , Hindi , Marathi , Bengali , Manipuri , Punjabi , Odia , Tamil , Telugu , Malayalam
POWERGRID signs agreement with State Government to improve telecom connectivity in hilly areas of Himachal Pradesh
To improve telecom connectivity in hilly areas, Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), the PSU under Ministry of Power, has recently signed an agreement with Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board Ltd. (HPSEBL) in Shimla (H.P.) for utilization of 500 Kms of OPGW Telecom network. This is in addition to the existing 350 Kms of OPGW laid on HPSEBL Extra… Continue reading "POWERGRID signs agreement with State Government to improve telecom connectivity in hilly areas of Himachal Pradesh"
The Minister of State (Jal Shakti) reviewed the progress under various programmes namely, PMKSY and DRIP. He was informed that during the last one and a half year, 10 projects out of 99 priority projects under PMKSY have been completed. He was also informed that the Cabinet has approved DRIP II & III scheme with an outlay of about Rs.… Continue reading "MoS Jal Shakti chairs a review meeting of Central Water Commission"
We Still Have the Deep Black Night is a story of passion for music and art, and finding identity through music: Film Director Gustavo Galvao
Gustavo Galvao, Director of the film ‘We Still Have the Deep Black Night’, says that his movie is “a story of passion for music and art; and finding identity through music”. He was addressing a press conference on Day 5 (January 20, 2021) at the 51st edition of the International Film Festival of India. The film had its Indian Premiere at IFFI, in… Continue reading "We Still Have the Deep Black Night is a story of passion for music and art, and finding identity through music: Film Director Gustavo Galvao"
“Healing is Beautiful. Through our film, we want to show that if there is a part of you that’s broken, if there is a part of you which needs healing, that process will happen. Be open and have a conversation.” This is the message conveyed by Directors Suhrud Godbole and Vaibhav Khisti of the Marathi film June, which has been screened… Continue reading "Healing is Beautiful: Directors of IFFI 51 Indian Panorama Film June"
Meghmallar is the war-time story of every family in erstwhile East Pakistan: Director Zahidur Rahim Anjan
“In Bangladesh, we call the 1971 Liberation War as the People’s War. My film Meghmallar is the story of a small-town family’s struggle during the war time.” – Bangladeshi Film Director Zahidur Rahim Anjan “This is not the story of one family, but of every family in the-then East Pakistan. Every family had a contribution in the Liberation War, the most important event… Continue reading "Meghmallar is the war-time story of every family in erstwhile East Pakistan: Director Zahidur Rahim Anjan"