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    UN agency serving Palestine refugees hails India’s contribution

    WEST BANK: A UN agency working for the welfare of Palestine refugees has applauded India’s financial support to keep its basic services operating, especially under the circumstances posed by the COVID-19 crisis. The Government…

  • Free Telangana from the clutches of KCR, Owaisi

    Not the right time to settle political scores: Kishan Reddy

    Hyderabad: Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy today said, “We need to work as ‘Team India’, blurring the difference between Centre and States during these challenging times as…

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    SP leader, son shot dead in broad daylight

    Sambhal: Samajwadi leader Chhotelal Diwakar and his son, Sunil Diwakar, were shot dead in broad daylight in Sambhal district of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday. The murder was apparently a fallout of a dispute…

  • The 20th session of the Dekho Apna Desh webinar series on 16th May 2020 titled “Uttarakhand Simply Heaven” highlighted the potential of tourism in Uttarakhand’s two regions namely Kedar Khand (Garhwal Region) and Manu Khand (Kumaon Region) and touched upon .the popular destination like Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath, Kedarnath, Hemkhund Sahib and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Valley of Flowers. This webinar session was presented by Dr. PushpeshPant, an eminent scholar, Food Historian and an expert in International Relations, Ex-Professor of JNU, Mr. Ganesh Saili a renowned author, notable photographer and an authority on the history of Uttarakhand and Mr. Shashank Pandey, a certified outbound trainer, MD of Aspen Adventures, Rishikesh. The session was moderated by Ms. Rupinder Brar, Additional Director General, Ministry of Tourism and Uttarakhand’s Adventure Tourism Potential such as river rafting at Rishikesh and Pittoragarh, winter sports and skiing in Auli, Paragliding at Tehri Dam and Kaushani, innumerable options for trekking available such as Chopta and Pindari Glacier and India’s highest bungee jumping facility in Rishikesh were highlighted by the presenters. Besdies adventure activities, the session also presented options for experiencing the best of nature by paying a visit to the oldest national park of the country- Jim Corbett National Park, Rajaji Tiger Reserve and UNESCO site of Nanda Devi National Park-exploring the rich diversity of floral and fauna of Himalayan Region. Uttarakhand’s immense opportunities for developing and exploring rural tourism offerings, the best options for homestays wherein one can experience and feel the real hospitality of the people serving the best of local cuisine also was highlighted by the presenters. Ms. Rupinder Brar, Additional Director General concluded the session stating Uttarakhand ‘Dev Bhoomi’ ,the Land of Gods is a mesmerizing destination for tourists of all tastes. It is a multi-faceted destination, i.e. from being a sacred and religious site to be an adventure land with rich biodiversity in its purest form. The Dekho Apna Desh Webinar Series sessions are conducted with active support of National e-Governance Division (NeGD) of Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) For those who had missed these webinars, the sessions are now available on the https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbzIbBmMvtvH7d6Zo_ZEHDA/featured and also on all social media handles of Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. The next episode of the webinaris titled ‘Photowalking Bhopal’

    Ministry of Tourism organises 20th webinar

    Hyderabad: The 20th session of the Dekho Apna Desh webinar series on 16th May 2020 titled “Uttarakhand Simply Heaven” highlighted the potential of tourism in Uttarakhand’s two regions namely Kedar Khand (Garhwal…

  • Lockdown: Daawat joins hands with Feed My City to feed needy

    Lockdown: Daawat joins hands with Feed My City to feed needy

    Hyderabad: In support of continuous relief efforts to combat the Covid-19 pandemic, Daawat Sehat, a fortified range of Daawat basmati rice and a product of LT Foods Limited, a global food company…

  • BJP condemns rumour on Amith Shah's health

    Cyclone Amphan: Shah speaks to WB, Odisha CMs

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday held separate telephonic conversation with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik over cyclone ‘Amphan’ as it is expected…

  • Kashmir issue is India’s internal matter: Taliban

    Kabul: The Taliban clarified on Monday that a statement circulated on social media regarding India and attributed to it does not belong to the Islamic emirate whose policy is very clear not to…

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    Cyclone alert for Bengal, Odisha as ‘Amphan’ intensifies

    New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday issued a fresh cyclone alert for West Bengal and north Odisha coasts as an extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Amphan’ was over the central parts…

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    #ZeeNewsSealKaro top trends after 28 staffers test positive

    NEW DELHI: #ZeeNewsSealKaro currently becomes a top trend on the internet soon after Zee Media reported that 28 employees have tested positive for COVID-19. Sudhir Chaudhary, Editor-in-Chief, Zee News further said in…

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    Zee Media 28 staffers test positive for COVID-19, studio sealed

    NOIDA: Zee Media said on Monday that 28 employees have tested positive for COVID-19 and its office, newsroom and studios here have been sealed. “The global pandemic has now become a personal…

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    ‘We did our best on COVID-19’: Harsh Vardhan tells WHO

    New Delhi: “I think we did our best and we did well,” were the words of Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan who said India took the COVID-19 outbreak with “highest level of political…

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    Gujarat’s total corona cases at 11,746; death toll 694

    Gandhinagar: As the nation enters lockdown 4.0, Gujarat’s total coronavirus cases climbed to 11,746 and the death toll reached 694 with an addition of 366 fresh cases and 35 deaths registered on Monday.…

  • India reports 3.37 lakh COVID-19 cases, 488 deaths in 24 hrs

    COVID-19 cases in India cross 96,000

    New Delhi: India on Monday saw the highest single-day increase of 5,242 new COVID-19 cases as the total number of cases reached 96,169 on the first day of the fourth phase of…

  • Ahmedabad cop Gujarat’s first corona warrior to die

    Gandhinagar: A Head Constable in Ahmedabad succumbed to novel coronavirus on Monday, becoming Gujarat’s first corona warrior to die of the disease. Head Constable Bharatji Somji was admitted in the Ahmedabad Civil hospital…

  • Migrant workers break through the barricades in UP

    Migrant workers break through the barricades in UP

    New Delhi: Yesterday, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had ordered district officials to stop the entry of migrants and their families coming on foot, cycles or trucks, they were also told to organize food…

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