Day: October 14, 2020

PepsiCo to set up greenfield potato chips production unit in Uttar Pradesh

The multi-national food and beverage major PepsiCo is setting up a greenfield potato chips production unit in Uttar Pradesh with an investment of Rs. 814 crore. The unit is being set up in Kosi – Mathura on 35 acres of land provided by UP State Industrial Development Authority (UPSIDA). The unit, which is expected to …

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Health Minister said COVID 19 vaccine will be free across India

Health Ministry issues guidelines for management of coinfection of COVID-19 with other seasonal epidemic diseases

Health Ministry said that seasonal diseases can poses challenges in clinical and laboratory diagnosis of COVID-19. Health Ministry said, concerted efforts are required in prevention, surveillance, behaviour change communication and management of such cases. It said, constant vigil and awareness of the possibility of co-infections can help physicians avert theadverse outcome of cases with co-infection …

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Reserve Bank of India reallocates portfolios of deputy governors

Reserve Bank of India has reallocated portfolios of deputy governors, with the department of regulation entrusted to the newly-appointed M Rajeshwar Rao. Besides the department of regulation, Mr Rao will look after the departments of communication, enforcement legalities among others. Mr Rao was appointed to the post vacated by NS Vishwanathan, who stepped down three …

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Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla holds bilateral consultations with US Deputy Secy of State Stephen Biegun

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla today held bilateral consultations over a diverse range of issues with visiting US Deputy Secretary of State Stephen Biegun in New Delhi. Both highlighted convergences and shared interests between India-US. Both sides reiterated their commitment to the Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership. Mr Shringla and Mr Biegun also reviewed status and …

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Centre grants permission to 20 States to raise additional amount of over Rs 68,000 cr through open market borrowings

Ministry of Finance said, additional borrowing permission has been granted at 0.50 per cent of the Gross State Domestic Product, GSDP to those States who have opted for OptiThe facilities available to the States who choose Option-1 include, a special borrowing window, coordinatedby the Ministry of Finance to borrow the amount of shortfall in revenue …

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EPFO redressed over 164000 grievances & queries through WhatsApp mechanism

EPFO redressed over 164000 grievances & queries through WhatsApp mechanism Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation -EPFO has redressed more than one lakh 64 thousand grievances and queries through WhatsApp mechanism.Ministry of Labour and Employment in a statement said that this has led to decline in registration of grievances and queries on social media like Facebook and …

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Aarogya Setu’ App

WHO hails India’s ‘Aarogya Setu’ App

WHO Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hailed India’s COVID 19 tracking App Aarogya Setu for its role in helping the authorities to identify cluster areas and expand testing in a targeted way. Mr. Ghebreyesus said the pandemic can be overcome quickly if countries use the right tools. World Health Organization has warned against the idea that …

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National Philately Day being celebrated

National Philately Day being celebrated across country

National Philately Day being celebrated across country The National Philately Day is being celebrated today throughout the country. The Philately is the study of postage stamps and postal history. The day also marks the collection, appreciation and research activities on stamps and other philatelic products. My Stamp is the brand name for personalized sheets of …

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