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Koshyari's letter to Thackeray doesn't befit the impartiality expected from Governor's office
Politics

Koshyari's letter to Thackeray doesn't befit the impartiality expected from Governor's office

Governors must loathe appearing as agents or appointees of the Central Government if they are to maintain their impartiality and the confidence of their ministers

IPL 2020: BCCI receive central government's formal approval; likely to announce new title sponsors by 18 August
First Cricket News

IPL 2020: BCCI receive central government's formal approval; likely to announce new title sponsors by 18 August

The IPL boss also said that BCCI, in all likelihood, will announce the tournament's new title sponsors by 18 August. There will be a seven-day window for interested companies to submit the bid.

COVID-19 vaccine in India: Government to set guidance document for trials of vaccines, treatment
India

COVID-19 vaccine in India: Government to set guidance document for trials of vaccines, treatment

No process in vaccine development trials will be skipped, but approvals to carry out multiple phases of trials parallelly may be given.

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju says government had to be careful to ensure athletes remain free from COVID-19
Sports

Sports minister Kiren Rijiju says government had to be careful to ensure athletes remain free from COVID-19

Plans are in place to start outdoor training in premier centres in India later this month and sports minister Kiren Rijiju said the government had to tread a careful path to ensure that athletes remained free from COVID-19.

Coronavirus Outbreak: List of all State, Union territories helplines, Whatsapp chatbots, COVID-19 tracking map
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: List of all State, Union territories helplines, Whatsapp chatbots, COVID-19 tracking map

The government of Indian, along with the Ministry of health and welfare have been updating the public with information regarding the pandemic.

Looking for Coronavirus test centres near you? List of private, government testing sites in all States, Union Territories in India
India

Looking for Coronavirus test centres near you? List of private, government testing sites in all States, Union Territories in India

The ICMR and the Ministry of Health have opened testing sites across the country and are adding more centres to its list.

One year hence, is India’s national clean air plan on track to tackle air pollution?
science

One year hence, is India’s national clean air plan on track to tackle air pollution?

Delhi, famous for resembling a gas chamber during winter, reeled under emergency levels of air quality las year.

Border Guards Bangladesh chief says NRC is 'completely internal affair' of Indian govt, lauds cooperation with BSF
India

Border Guards Bangladesh chief says NRC is 'completely internal affair' of Indian govt, lauds cooperation with BSF

The process of creation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is completely an "internal affair" of the Indian government and the cooperation between the border guarding forces of the two countries is very good, the chief of Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) said

OCI cardholders facing major problems travelling to India, forced to return mid-way, prominent Indian-American tells Ambassador
India

OCI cardholders facing major problems travelling to India, forced to return mid-way, prominent Indian-American tells Ambassador

As a result, a large number of Indian-Americans are being forced to cancel their trips to India and in many cases they have been forced to return mid-way from places like Dubai

Brussels-based NGO uncovers 265 fake news websites serving 'Indian governmental interests'; portals linked to NGO behind MEPs visit to Kashmir
World

Brussels-based NGO uncovers 265 fake news websites serving 'Indian governmental interests'; portals linked to NGO behind MEPs visit to Kashmir

A Brussels-based NGO on Wednesday reported that over 265 fake local news websites in more than 65 countries across the world were being controlled by an 'Indian influence network'

World Immunisation Day 2019: As effect of many childhood vaccines wears off, let’s have look at vaccines one should get as an adult
Health

World Immunisation Day 2019: As effect of many childhood vaccines wears off, let’s have look at vaccines one should get as an adult

We all know about childhood vaccines, one of the best ways to prevent infectious diseases in the community. But what many of us don’t realise is that effect of many of these vaccines wears off eventually

Govt allows disabled, elderly voters to cast postal ballot in move to increase voter turnout
India

Govt allows disabled, elderly voters to cast postal ballot in move to increase voter turnout

The disabled and people over 80 years of age can now cast their vote through postal ballot, the government said on Saturday, in a move that will help increase voter turnout.

Masked volunteers carrying rainbow banner disrupt London event criticising abrogation of Article 370 in J&K
India

Masked volunteers carrying rainbow banner disrupt London event criticising abrogation of Article 370 in J&K

A group of volunteers wearing masks and carrying a rainbow banner representing the LGBTQ community disrupted an event hosted at SOAS University of London.

Adivasis and the Indian State: Stereotyped as 'primitive' and 'savage', tribal communities fight for right to choose social, cultural, land-owning systems
India

Adivasis and the Indian State: Stereotyped as 'primitive' and 'savage', tribal communities fight for right to choose social, cultural, land-owning systems

Adivasis or indigenous people are the descendants of those who inhabited the region since before the time when people of different cultures and geographical regions arrived. Our communities have languages, religions, cultural, social, economic and political systems of our own, that rest on the pillars of our jal, jungle, jameen (water, forest, land.) Each Adivasi community is distinct and unique; and firmly believe that the community collectively is steward of the jal, jungle, jameen.

WhatsApp may soon introduce a feature showing how many times a message has been forwarded
News & Analysis

WhatsApp may soon introduce a feature showing how many times a message has been forwarded

WhatsApp had implemented a 'frequently forwarded' tag for messages that have been forwarded more than four times.

WhatsApp-like app being developed by Indian govt for official communication: Report
News & Analysis

WhatsApp-like app being developed by Indian govt for official communication: Report

These plans by the government reportedly stem from the ongoing US-China trade war.

New vehicle registration, driving licence cards to feature microchip, NFC
auto

New vehicle registration, driving licence cards to feature microchip, NFC

The centre will go paperless with the registration of the vehicles from 1 October 2019

YouTube to take down some videos showing Indian pilot captured by Pakistan
News & Analysis

YouTube to take down some videos showing Indian pilot captured by Pakistan

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Thursday that the Indian pilot is being released on today.

WhatsApp asked by Indian govt to come up with effective solution against fake news
News & Analysis

WhatsApp asked by Indian govt to come up with effective solution against fake news

Govt says WhatsApp needs to bring in accountability and facilitate enforcement of law.

Supreme Court collegium under fire: Read why Justice Chelameswar's strong dissent in 2015 order on NJAC is relevant today
India

Supreme Court collegium under fire: Read why Justice Chelameswar's strong dissent in 2015 order on NJAC is relevant today

The Supreme Court collegium's recommendation to promote two High Court judges to Supreme Court and Centre's subsequent nod which came at "great speed" has been criticised severely.