Two Congress MLAs,  NPP legislators  join BJP in Arunachal

Two Congress MLAs, NPP legislators join BJP in Arunachal

Monday, 26 February 2024 | PTI | Panaji

In a boost to the ruling BJP in Arunachal Pradesh ahead of polls, two Congress MLAs and as many legislators from the National People's Party (NPP) joined the ruling BJP on Sunday. The Congress and NPP now have two MLAs each in the 60-member assembly. Senior Congress MLA and former union minister...

Snail borne pathogen threat to life of children: Study

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | Archana Jyoti | New Delhi

Five-year-old Rahul’s (name changed) symptoms with complaints of persistent headache, fever, and irritability initially seemed innocuous, akin to common childhood ailments. However, upon examination, doctors diagnosed him with life-threatening eosinophilic meningoencephalitis (EM), a snail-borne pathogen. A study spanning 14 years by doctors from Kochi-based Amrita Hospital doctors reveals that more than...

Pilot project of world largest grain storage plan launched

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | PNS | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the pilot project of what is poised to become the ‘world’s largest grain storage plan’ over the next five years ensuring creation of storage facilities across the country capable of accommodating more than 700 lakh metric tonnes of food grains. The aim is to...

Modi to launch Rs 52,250 crore projects in Gujarat

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Gujarat on February 24 and 25 and will launch a slew of development projects worth over Rs 52,250 crore related to health, road, rail, energy and tourism across the country. In a significant step towards strengthening tertiary healthcare in the country, the Prime Minister’s...

Cash rewards for Asian Games medallists from Armed forces

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved a financial incentive for the Armed Forces personnel who bagged medals in the 19th Asian Games and 4th Asian Para Games held in Hangzhou, China in September-October 2023, Defence Ministry said here on Saturday. Giving details, officials said for both Asian Games as well as...

36 per cent Rajya Sabha candidates declare criminal cases against themselves: Report

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

Almost 36 per cent of Rajya Sabha candidates have declared criminal cases against themselves while the average assets of candidates analysed stood at `127.81 crore.  According to the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) latest report, the analysis found that 36 per cent of the scrutinised candidates have declared criminal cases...

Quad reflects growth of multipolar global order: EAM

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

As China is asserting itself in the strategically important Indo-Pacific region, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said here on Saturday the Quad is a statement that others cannot have a “veto” on choices of like-minded nations and the coalition is here to stay, grow and contribute to global prosperity. In an...

Indian warship assists merchant vessel after suspected drone attack

Sunday, 25 February 2024 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

An Indian warship provided critical assistance to a merchant vessel after it caught fire following a suspected drone or missile attack in the Gulf of Aden, the latest in a series of such support missions in the region, navy officials said here on Saturday. In the past few weeks, Indian Navy...

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