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Government to answer all your questions about studying abroad

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Government to answer all your questions about studying abroad

News18 has reviewed a bid document floated in this regard in which the government has laid out details of the functionality of the new portal.

Yogi Adityanath is our leader, his efficient leadership is a point of discussion in the entire country: UP Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma

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Yogi Adityanath is our leader, his efficient leadership is a point of discussion in the entire country: UP Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma

The Samajwadi Party and the other opposition parties tried their best to damage the BJP government’s vaccination programme, but failed

Big message of truce and unity from BJP in UP; focus on 2017 strategy of winning booths

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Big message of truce and unity from BJP in UP; focus on 2017 strategy of winning booths

Marathon party meeting in Lucknow presents a united face to get warring factions together on the same page with an eye on assembly polls

Ease of Doing Business: Centre to embark on bigger exercise to choose best states

BUSINESS

Ease of Doing Business: Centre to embark on bigger exercise to choose best states

Up to 1.62 lakh private users including companies, lawyers, architects, CAs could be surveyed regarding 301 action reforms.

Record COVID-19 vaccinations on June 21: Which demographic got the most jabs?

INDIA

Record COVID-19 vaccinations on June 21: Which demographic got the most jabs?

The 18-44 age group accounted for 72 percent of the nearly 86 lakh jabs given in all on Monday, official government data showed

How Madhya Pradesh emerged on top of Vaccination Chart on June 21: Three times more jabs given in Indore than in Delhi

INDIA

How Madhya Pradesh emerged on top of Vaccination Chart on June 21: Three times more jabs given in Indore than in Delhi

Madhya Pradesh had set up a special state-level control room for the exercise on Monday and over 8,000 vaccination centers were made functional for the mega exercise.

Record 80 lakh jabs—twice New Zealand’s population—given on day one of revised vaccination policy, shows govt data

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Record 80 lakh jabs—twice New Zealand’s population—given on day one of revised vaccination policy, shows govt data

Over 55 lakh jabs today were given to the 18-44 age category, indicating that the young queued up for vaccine shots in big numbers as the supplies for them have improved.

Pressure builds for inquiry into Ayodhya land purchase, no expert valuation was done

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Pressure builds for inquiry into Ayodhya land purchase, no expert valuation was done

The Union Home Ministry has a senior officer on the Trust, along with a senior UP government official and the Ayodhya District Magistrate. But the land deal seems to have been handled mainly by the Trust’s secretary and VHP leader Champat Rai and member Anil Mishra.

Uttar Pradesh: The state where Mayawati really needs a political alliance

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Uttar Pradesh: The state where Mayawati really needs a political alliance

The opportunity for the BSP lies only in Uttar Pradesh where an alliance with the SP could breathe energy into the listless Opposition in the state.

How to take care of children to save them from COVID-19: Ayush Ministry comes out with homecare guidelines

INDIA

How to take care of children to save them from COVID-19: Ayush Ministry comes out with homecare guidelines

Preventive treatment is the best approach to save children from this deadly virus: Ayush Ministry

Plans afoot to deliver Covid vaccines by drones

INDIA

Plans afoot to deliver Covid vaccines by drones

As per specifications spelt out by the Centre, the UAV should take off vertically, carry a minimum payload of 4 Kgs and should be capable of returning to home or the command station after delivery of the payload.

Yogi returns 'stronger' to Lucknow, BJP sure of winning Uttar Pradesh under his leadership

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Yogi returns 'stronger' to Lucknow, BJP sure of winning Uttar Pradesh under his leadership

Sources in the government and the party have ruled out any change at the top in UP ahead of the 2022 assembly elections, saying the Prime Minister holds Yogi Adityanath in high regard.

Government aims for one crore daily vaccinations from August, advance orders of nearly 100 crore jabs this month

INDIA

Government aims for one crore daily vaccinations from August, advance orders of nearly 100 crore jabs this month

A daily country-wide vaccination target of one crore from August, which is expected to rise further in subsequent months, would stand the country in good stead for ‘absorbing’ the advance orders of 100 crore jabs being placed in June for those five months plus more anticipated supplies, a senior official explained

Govt tweaks eligibility conditions for Kochi-Lakshadweep submarine cable project after Indian firms demand level playing field

BUSINESS

Govt tweaks eligibility conditions for Kochi-Lakshadweep submarine cable project after Indian firms demand level playing field

The Rs 1072-crore project of BSNL involves laying a dedicated cable system using six fibre pair with 200 Gbps initial traffic capacity to connect all 11 islands of Lakshadweep.

Punjab politics | Navjot Singh Sidhu cannot be made deputy CM or state party chief, Amarinder Singh tells Congress panel

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Punjab politics | Navjot Singh Sidhu cannot be made deputy CM or state party chief, Amarinder Singh tells Congress panel

Sidhu has been on a rebellious path lately by making statements against the state government.

Facing opposition ire and under the SC scanner, Centre may revisit vaccination policy

INDIA

Facing opposition ire and under the SC scanner, Centre may revisit vaccination policy

It is mulling going back to the old model, where the central government was procuring vaccines for the state governments, and could do so both for the 45-plus and the 18-44 age categories, once supplies improve

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan: COVID was wreaking havoc, but that is past now

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan: COVID was wreaking havoc, but that is past now

“Corona infection is not going to end soon, there is a drop in rate of infection," says CM

Yogi Adityanath remains an unchallenged leader of BJP in UP, organisational and Cabinet changes likely before 2022 elections

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Yogi Adityanath remains an unchallenged leader of BJP in UP, organisational and Cabinet changes likely before 2022 elections

Yogi Adityanath will continue to enjoy the full backing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah.

Centre is planning to proceed criminally against former West Bengal Chief Secretary Alapan Bandopadhyay

INDIA

Centre is planning to proceed criminally against former West Bengal Chief Secretary Alapan Bandopadhyay

Under Section 56 of the Disaster Management Act, an government officer has to prove he “obtained the express written permission of his official superior or has other lawful excuse” for withdrawing from a duty under the Act.

Ayodhya Ram temple’s ground floor to take shape by 2022 UP polls; project to be completed before 2024 Lok Sabha election

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Ayodhya Ram temple’s ground floor to take shape by 2022 UP polls; project to be completed before 2024 Lok Sabha election

The project is on track for completion by the end of 2023 or early 2024 despite the twin waves of COVID which had threatened to slow down the work.

Systems in Bihar delivered, state almost out of clutches of second wave: Health Minister Mangal Pandey

INDIA

Systems in Bihar delivered, state almost out of clutches of second wave: Health Minister Mangal Pandey

We are well prepared for the Third Wave when it comes, he says

Centre to hire HR consultancy firm to manage competencies in country's bureaucracy

INDIA

Centre to hire HR consultancy firm to manage competencies in country's bureaucracy

Govt To hire Leading HR Consultancy Firm to Help It Revamp Competency of Country's Bureaucracy, study 7 Departments including Ministry of Finance

Bengal Showdowns to continue due to Mamata-Adhikari equations

POLITICS

Bengal Showdowns to continue due to Mamata-Adhikari equations

The provocation on May 28 was the invite to Suvendu Adhikari to be present in the PM’s review meeting with the chief minister on Cyclone Yaas.

COVID-19 | Latest weekly figures suggest vaccine drive revival in Andhra Pradesh and UP

INDIA

COVID-19 | Latest weekly figures suggest vaccine drive revival in Andhra Pradesh and UP

Uttar Pradesh has meanwhile announced it will be significantly increasing its vaccination drive from June 1 by opening jabs for 18-44 age group across all districts of the state

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