ISRO launches weather monitoring satellite INSAT-3DS

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Saturday conducted a successful launch of its meteorological satellite INSAT-3DS aboard GSLV F14 at 5.35 pm from the Sriharikota spaceport. The satellite will study weather forecasts and natural disaster warnings. In its 16th mission, the GSLV deployed the INSAT-3DS meteorological satellite into the Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO). Subsequent orbit-raising maneuvers […]

Sammelan being organised to celebrate 20 years of community radio

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is organising a regional Community Radio Sammelan (South) on February 13 and 14 at Anna University, Chennai to celebrate 20 years of community radio in India. All 117 community radio stations of southern states and Union Territories will be participating in the event. The Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Anurag Thakur, is also […]

ODOP scheme has become foundation stone of self-reliant India: UP CM Yogi

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday inaugurated 13 projects of industrial estates and the One District, One Product programme of common facility centres and said that ODOP scheme has become the foundation stone of self-reliant India. According to an official release from the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO), “Traditional […]

OCTF’s guidelines for Head & Neck Cancer recognized among 13 worldwide clinical practice advice

The Consensus Guidelines for the Management of Head and Neck Cancer (HNC), developed under the aegis of the Oral Cancer Task Force (OCTF), has been recognized amongst the 13 worldwide clinical practice guidelines in Cancers. The OCTF’s consensus guidelines were included in the journal Cancers as part of a scoping review that identified and compared the […]

DGGI uncovers 1,700 fraudulent ITC cases worth Rs 18,000 cr in FY 2023-24

The Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI) has unveiled 1,700 fake Input Tax Credit (ITC) cases involving a sum of Rs 18,000 crore in the current financial year up to December 2023. Moreover, the agency has made 98 arrests in connection with these fraudulent activities across the country, according to the Ministry of Finance. […]

Puja performed inside Gyanvapi mosque complex; Muslim side challenges order in Allahabad HC

After the Varanasi Court allowed the Hindu devotees to worship inside the Gyanvapi mosque complex, the barricades of Vyas Ka Tehkhana (basement) of the mosque were opened, and daily arti and puja were performed early in the morning on Thursday. According to Vishnu Shankar Jain, the Hindu side lawyer Mangla […]

Checks of all over wing emergency exits on Boeing B737-8 Max aircraft deemed satisfactory, says DGCA

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) confirmed on Monday that checks on all over-wing emergency exits of Boeing B737-8 Max aircraft have been satisfactorily completed by all aircraft operators. This announcement follows a directive from DGCA on Saturday, instructing airlines to conduct a one-time inspection of all Boeing 737-8 […]

“Relentless dedication”: PM Modi congratulates Team ISRO on Aditya L1 reaching L1 point

Soon after India’s maiden solar mission, Aditya-L1 reached its intended destination L1 point (Lagrange Point) on Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the scientists for their “extraordinary feat” and said that the mission is a testament to their “relentless dedication.” “India creates yet another landmark. India’s first solar observatory Aditya-L1 reaches it destination. It […]

Israel confiscates USD 2.7 million in Hamas terror funds

 Israeli security forces arrested 21 Palestinians in Judea and Samaria overnight suspected of involvement in financing the Hamas terrorist organization and confiscated over USD 2.7 million in funds, the Israel Defense Forces said on Thursday morning. The raids were conducted after Defense Minister Yoav Gallant designated five foreign exchange offices as terrorist organizations due […]