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Tech, innovation will be key in post-Covid world: Modi

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that technology and innovation would play a major role in the post-Covid-19 world as he urged graduating Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi students to contribute to the success of his government’s Atmanirbhar Bharat (Self-reliant India) campaign.

Ekta Diwas Celebrations:PM Participated

 The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi participated in the Ekta Diwas Celebrations to commemorate the Birth Anniversary of “Loh Purush” Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at Kevadia, Gujarat. He offered floral tributes at the Statue of Unity,  administered the Ekta Pledge and witnessed the Ekta Diwas Parade on the occasion.

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Third phase human trial of COVID-19 vaccine

 The search for a suitable vaccine for COVID-19 has almost come to the final stage, Dr E Venkata Rao, Principal Investigator in the COVAXIN human trial and Professor in the Department of Community Medicine at the Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital here said on Sunday.

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Guinness Record for online AI lesson

 The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and Intel India set a Guinness World Record on Wednesday for maximum users to take an online artificial intelligence (AI) lesson in 24 hours. The record was set after delivering a virtual lesson focused on demystifying the impact of AI and key considerations around its use to 13,000 students from class 8 and above between ...

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Unlock 5 Guidelines issued

 The states are now free to decide on reopening schools after October 15 given the current Covid-19 pandemic. In view of this, the Ministry of Education on Monday issued Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the reopening of schools.


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Farm Bills 2020

 Parliament today passed two bills aimed at transforming agriculture in the country and raising farmers’ incomes. The Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020 which were passed by Lok Sabha on 17th September 2020, were passed by ...

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Mission Karmayogi

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved Mission Karmayogi, a scheme designed to bring post-recruitment reforms in civil services.

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Unlock 4.0 guidelines announced

Social, academic, sports, entertainment, cultural, religious, political functions and other congregations will be permitted from 21 September as part of Unlock 4.0, but with a ceiling of 100 persons


Centre approves National Recruitment Agency to conduct online CET for govt jobs

  

The launch of a new test apparatus will require the applicant to appear for a single, online Common Eligibility Test with the test scores remaining valid for three years

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PM Modi addresses nation on Independence Day

 After unfurling the tricolor at the Red Fort on India's 74th Independence Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation, noting that the country is witnessing unprecedented times.


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