AIIMS to start training programme for healthcare workers for judicious use of medical oxygen

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi will train healthcare workers engaged in oxygen management and administration to ensure judicious use of medical oxygen, said Dr Randeep Guleria, Director of the premier institute. “AIIMS is doing the training programme in terms of the academic session. It aims to empower […]

DRDO conducts maiden launch of indigenously developed new generation surface-to-surface missile ‘Pralay’

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Wednesday successfully conducted the maiden flight test of indigenously developed surface-to-surface missile ‘Pralay’, from Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Island off the coast of Odisha. The Union Ministry of Defence, in a press release, said, “The mission has met all its objectives. The […]

Rajya Sabha Chairman unhappy over Winter Session, calls for collective reflection and individual introspection

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednessed expressed his unhappiness over the functioning of the Upper House during the Winter Session that concluded today. In his brief valedictory remarks, Naidu urged the members to “collectively reflect and individual introspect on the way the session has gone by”. “The Winter Session of the august House concludes today. […]

Odisha CM announces financial assistance of Rs 1,444 crore for repair work under govt housing scheme

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday announced a financial assistance of Rs 3000 to eligible beneficiaries under Biju Pucca Ghar Yojana (BPGY) Construction Labour Housing Scheme and Mining Area Housing Scheme for house repairs, the decision has been taken in Cabinet meeting. The State Cabinet has also decided to provide an assistance […]

Israeli president says met with US National Security Advisor Sullivan

Israeli President Isaac Herzog met with US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan on Tuesday. “Tonight I met US National Security Advisor @JakeJSullivan after he landed in Israel,” Herzog wrote on Twitter. “I expressed my deep appreciation for President Joe Biden’s close friendship with Israel and thanked his administration for maintaining and reinforcing our nations’ strong and meaningful ties,” he said. […]

Kerala: President Kovind witnesses operational demonstration by Southern Naval Command

President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday witnessed the operational demonstration by the Southern Naval Command in Kerala’s Kochi. The President is on a four-day visit to the state. Earlier on Tuesday, Governor of Kerala Arif Mohammed Khan received President Ram Nath Kovind on his arrival at Kannur. President Kovind had addressed the fifth convocation of the Central University of Kerala in […]