Ministry of Earth Sciences hosts Inter-Ministerial Joint Workshop on Blue Economy

Ministry of Earth Sciences

Today in New Delhi, the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) orchestrated a consultative workshop to discuss the status of the Blue Economy Pathways study report. The event brought together a diverse array of experts from esteemed institutions including the World Bank, and various line Ministries such as the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Ministry …

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DRI seizes over 1.5 kg cocaine worth around Rs. 15 crore, two, including a Nigerian National


In a significant blow to narcotics trafficking, the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has uncovered an international syndicate operating in New Delhi. Today, DRI officers seized a staggering 1.59 kg of cocaine, valued at approximately Rs 15 crore, as part of their ongoing crackdown on drug smuggling. The syndicate, which specialized in smuggling Narcotic Drugs …

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Vice President of India says, Rise of Bharat is an assurance for global peace and harmony 

Vice President of India

Vice President of India delivered a speech at the inaugural International Strategic Engagement Programme (IN-STEP), highlighting the importance of global collaboration and comprehension regarding strategic matters. Hosted at Uprashtrapati Nivas, the event was coordinated by the National Defence College (NDC), attracting participation from international delegates representing 21 countries alongside Indian officers. In his speech, the …

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NHAI Completes Largest InvIT Monetization of Over Rs. 16,000 CroreThrough ‘Round 3’


The National Highways Infra Trust (NHIT), an infrastructure Investment Trust managed by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), has successfully completed its fund-raising activities through ‘InvIT Round-3’ for National Highway stretches totaling 889 kilometers, with an Enterprise Value exceeding Rs. 16,000 crore. This marks the largest monetization endeavor by NHAI and stands as one …

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Indian Air Force Successfully Executes Operations on Emergency Landing Facility (ELF) Airstrip Near Addanki

Indian Air Force

Addanki, Bapatla District, March 18, 2024. Indian Air Force, Demonstrating operational preparedness and effective coordination between civil and military authorities, the Indian Air Force (IAF) conducted operations on an Emergency Landing Facility (ELF) airstrip located on National Highway 16 near Addanki in Bapatla district. During this significant event, Su-30 and Hawk fighters performed overshoots, while …

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Indian Army

Today, a contingent from the Indian Army embarked for Seychelles to partake in the tenth iteration of the Joint Military Exercise known as “LAMITIYE-2024” alongside the Seychelles Defence Forces (SDF). Scheduled to take place from March 18th to March 27th, 2024, in Seychelles, this biennial training event, named after the Creole word for ‘Friendship,’ has …

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Vice President says, CAA aims to provide relief to persecuted minorities without infringing upon rights of any existing citizens


The Vice-President of India on CAA, Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar, emphasized India’s historical role as a proponent of diversity, with the principle of Sarv Dharm Samabhav at the core of its cultural identity. He remarked on the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), stating its aim to assist persecuted minorities while safeguarding the rights of existing citizens. He …

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Shri Arjun Munda virtually lays foundation stone of a Rs. 10 crores project

Arjun Munda

Today, Shri Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Agriculture, and Farmers’ Welfare, virtually inaugurated the commencement of the ‘Centre for Preservation and Promotion of Tribal Culture & Heritage’ in Padampur, Kharsawan district, Jharkhand. This museum aims to portray and safeguard the extensive heritage of the tribal community in Jharkhand, illuminating their rich way of …

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