Food and Immunity: Correlation to combat against COVID-19

Ministry of Science & Technology Food and Immunity: Correlation to combat against COVID-19 PIB Delhi Jyoti Sharma / S.K. Varshney The outbreak of the current pandemic has affected the lives of people, their health, and wellbeing. The sudden disruption of daily routine, undesired laws of social distancing, and receiving a flood of information puts all […]

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Kangra Tea could lower coronavirus activity better than HIV drugs

Ministry of Science & Technology Kangra Tea could lower coronavirus activity better than HIV drugs PIB Delhi The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is likely to replace hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) with anti-HIV drugs to improve immunity and possibly reduce viral replication, in the revised protocol. However, the chemicals in Kangra tea could also be effective […]

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Comfortable face mask designed by CeNS could encourage public to use it for long hours

Ministry of Science & Technology Comfortable face mask designed by CeNS could encourage public to use it for long hours An ergonomic design for COVID-19 protection mask is essential for its ease of use for long hours: Prof Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, DST  PIB Delhi A team of researchers at Centre for Nano and Soft Matter […]

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Indian Railways to operationalise 2600 More Shramik Special Trains in next 10 days

Ministry of Railways Indian Railways to operationalise 2600 More Shramik Special Trains in next 10 days The decision is going to benefit around 36 lakhs stranded migrants Indian Railways has run 2600 Shramik Special Trains in last 23 days Around 36 lakhs stranded migrants have been transported till now to their home States PIB Delhi […]

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Monthly Production Report for April 2020

Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas Monthly Production Report for April 2020 PIB Delhi Production of Crude Oil   Crude oil production[1] during April 2020 was 2545.81 TMT which is 1.44% lower than monthly target and 6.35% lower than the production achieved in April 2019. Unit-wise and state-wise crude oil production is given at Annexure-I. Unit-wise crude oil […]

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Hunar Haat” to restart from September 2020 with the theme of “Local to Global”

Ministry of Minority Affairs “Hunar Haat” to restart from September 2020 with the theme of “Local to Global” “Hunar Haat”, which provides market and opportunity to master artisans and craftsmen from remote areas of the country, has become a credible brand of rare exquisite indigenous handmade products: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi: “Utilising the […]

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Ajmer Smart City’s war room instrumental in fight against Covid-19

Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs Ajmer Smart City’s war room instrumental in fight against Covid-19 Fire tenders used to disinfect various locations  by PIB Delhi Ajmer Municipal Corporation (AMC), started taking proactive measure as early from 2nd March 2020, and further issued strict measures from 11th March, the day World Health Organization (WHO), declared […]

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10 additional NDRF teams deployed in West Bengal for post cyclone Amphan management

Ministry of Home Affairs 10 additional NDRF teams deployed in West Bengal for post cyclone Amphan management PIB Delhi On receipt of written request from Principal Secretary Disaster Management and Civil Defence , Government of West Bengal for deployment of additional teams,  ten additional NDRF teams have been mobilized and are being rushed at the […]

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All India Weather Forecast

Ministry of Earth Science All India Weather Forecast PIB Delhi According to the National Weather Forecasting Centre of the India Meteorological Department: The Northern Limit of Monsoon (NLM) continues to pass through Lat.5°N/Long.85°E, Lat.8°N/Long.90°E, Car Nicobar, Lat.11°N/Long.95°E. Heat wave conditions over some parts with severe heat wave at isolated pockets very likely over Rajasthan and […]

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Minister’s Office Telephone Conversation between PM and President of Srilanka

Prime Minister’s Office Telephone Conversation between PM and President of Srilanka PIB Delhi Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi spoke on phone today with H.E. Gotabaya Rajapaksa, President of Sri Lanka, regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its likely health and economic impacts in the region. Prime Minister assured the Sri Lankan President that India would […]

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