States be made partners in export-led growth: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday stressed the need for export-led growth for India to become a 5 trillion dollars economy, saying that the country’s share in world trade need to rise to at least 3.4 per cent from the current 1.6 per cent and states must be made active partners in this effort. At the same time, efforts must be made to raise the output of domestic manufacturing to

A little black box for detecting and tracking outbreaks

One of the toughest tasks in responding to a major public health emergency is getting accurate information about infectious disease outbreaks. “EWARS in a box” contains all the equipment needed to establish surveillance and response activities, particularly in difficult and remote field settings without reliable internet or electricity. Infections can spread even more quickly than rumours, particularly when there is a lack of reliable, up-to-date information to detect, track and respond

Paediatric chewable medicine promises improved treatment against intestinal worms

The World Health Organization (WHO) will begin distributing a paediatric (chewable) formulation of mebendazole to countries with a high prevalence of soil-transmitted helminthiases (intestinal worms). Mebendazole is one of the medicines recommended by WHO to treat intestinal worm infections of humans. This formulation was approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration in 2016 and is now donated to WHO by the pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson. “Now, young

Train service suspended again in Kashmir

Train service was again suspended on Saturday as a precautionary measure in the Kashmir valley, where four militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Anantnag district. A state police constable and a civilian were also killed and several others injured in the encounter and subsequent demonstrations in the valley. Train service was resumed only on Friday after remaining suspended for a day due to security reasons in the

driver injured

Shalini T S Thiruvananthapuram : Driver of police has put the kerala ADGP and his dauther in more trouble. ADGP Sudhesh kumar and his daughter Snigdha was already alleged for rough treatment with subordinates. The police registered a non bailable warrant followed by the complaint of police driver Gavaskar. The medical report confirms that the driver witnessed severe injuries including spinal code breakage. The driver had alleged that the daughter

trophy

New Delhi : Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore has approved the revised guidelines for Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA) Trophy, Under the revised guidelines, the applications from the universities, which were hitherto used to be invited and scrutinized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), will now be invited by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports/Sports Authority of India. Scrutiny of applications will also be done by

monsoon

New Delhi : Southwest Monsoon has further advanced into some more parts of Central Arabian Sea, remaining parts of Goa, Karnataka and Rayalaseema, some parts of south Konkan, south Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, Vidarbha, south Chhattisgarh and south Odisha, entire Telangana, most parts of Coastal Andhra Pradesh, remaining parts of West Central Bay of Bengal and most parts of North Bay of Bengal. The Northern Limit of Monsoon (NLM) passes through Lat.

government

New Delhi : Government has explained and declared the paris act related to the copy right issues. The Article II of the Appendix would enable the Republic of India to substitute for the exclusive right of translation of a work, which has been published in printed or analogous forms of reproduction, granted by the competent authority, only for the purpose of teaching, scholarship or research. On March 28, 2018, the

piyush goel

Mumbai : Central minister Mr. Piyush Goel told that a Committee has been formed under the Chairmanship of Shri Sunil Mehta, non-executive chairman of Punjab National Bank to examine the setting up of an Asset Reconstruction Company (ARC) and/or Asset Management Company (AMC) for faster resolution of stressed assets involving multiple Public Sector Banks( PSBs). The Union Finance Minister,  Shri Piyush Goyal  announced this today , while interacting with the media

water

New Delhi : water and its levels are rising in four indian states. Rainfall Forecast issued by India Meteorological Department today. It  indicate that Heavy to Very Heavy rainfall is likely at a few places. Followed by with extremely heavy fall at isolated places over Konkan and Goa, Madhya Maharashtra during June 07 to 12, 2018. Heavy to Very Heavy rainfall is also likely to occur over Coastal Karnataka tomorrow and