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  • Uttarakhand to roll out drone in healthcare 2022

    Drone Healthcare 2022 Drones being used commercially to deliver great healthcare to Indians in the most rural locations appears to be a possibility now. In the United States' Redcliffe Labs, a division of Redcliffe Lifetech, has completed its first commercial...

    Published On May 25th, 2022
  • SC allows companies to export iron ore in Karnataka Mining case

    The Supreme Court of India allowed mining companies to export iron ore extracted from mines in the Karnataka districts of Ballari, Chitradurga, and Tumakuru. A bench consisting of Chief Justice N V Ramana, Justices Krishna Murari and Hima Kohli took...

    Published On May 21st, 2022
  • Rs 1,500 per acre incentive for farmers approved by Punjab Cabinet

    The Punjab Cabinet has authorised a Rs 1,500 per acre incentive for farmers who grow paddy using the direct seeding of rice technology. A total of Rs 450 crore has been set aside to provide incentives to farmers who promote...

    Published On May 20th, 2022
  • State of Chhattisgarh to reinstate an old pension scheme

    In his Budget statement, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel announced the government's plan to revert to the old pension scheme (OPS) for state employees and quadruple the monthly MLA local area development money. He carried the Budget papers in a...

    Published On May 14th, 2022
  • Outbreak of Tomato Flu in Southern Parts of India

    What is Tomato Flu? In a few parts of Kerala, a new virus known as tomato flu has been detected after the covid-19 pandemic. Almost 80 children in Kollam city of Kerala have been diagnosed with tomato flu and it...

    Published On May 13th, 2022
  • New Electoral Map released for Jammu and Kashmir

    A three-member Delimitation Commission redrawing the electoral map of Jammu and Kashmir allotted 47 Assembly seats for Kashmir division and 43 for Jammu in its final decision submitted barely a day before its two-year term was to end. After the...

    Last updated on June 9th, 2022 05:31 pm
  • Odisha to host India’s first tribal health observatory

    Odisha is planning to create India's only observatory, which will house data on the state's indigenous population's health. The ST and SC Development Department and the RMRC, a regional institution of the Indian Council of Medical Research, signed a memorandum...

    Published On May 6th, 2022
  • Hyderabad hosts India’s first-ever unique kind of Flow Chemistry Technology Hub

    At Dr. Reddy's Institute of Life Sciences (DRILS), a multi-industry-supported Flow Chemistry Technology Hub (FCT Hub) has been launched . While inaugurating the hub, Jayesh Ranjan, Principal Secretary of the Industries and Commerce (I&C) and Information Technology (IT), said that...

    Published On May 6th, 2022
  • Rajasthan turns out as the First 10 GW Solar State

    According to Mercom's India Solar Project Tracker, Rajasthan became the first state in India to reach 10 GW of cumulative large-scale solar installations. The state has a total installed power capacity of 32.5 GW, with renewables accounting for 55 percent,...

    Last updated on June 10th, 2022 08:42 am
  • CM Nitish Kumar inaugurated nation’s first ethanol plant in Purnia, Bihar

    Bihar’s Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has inaugurated India’s first ethanol plant in Purnia district, Bihar. The plant has been set up by Eastern India Biofuels Private Limited at a cost of Rs 105 crores. Bihar came up with an ethanol...

    Published On May 4th, 2022