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Financial Express
April 22, 2021
India witnesses 22 initial public offers worth over USD 2.5 billion in the first three months …
22 IPOs mopped up USD 2,570.44 million in the first quarter of this year, including five in the …
With a robust Q1, IPO market likely to stay bullish in Q2 2021, India ranks ninth globally in …
The Times of India
April 22, 2021
Wheat export posts huge growth over last year, increasing from Rs 425 crore to Rs 3,283 crore — …
India exported agri and allied commodities worth Rs 2.74 lakh crore during April 2020—February …
Even during the difficult time of pandemic, India took care not to disturb the world food …
The Times of India
April 22, 2021
Cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has reached 13,01,19,…
India’s vaccination drive was rolled out on January 16 with healthcare workers (HCWs) getting …
India took only 95 days to administer 13 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccine, the fastest country …
Live Mint
April 22, 2021
Total vaccinations across the country have crossed more than 132.2 million on April 21, with …
Scientists at the ICMR said the percentage of people who have been infected by the coronavirus …
Getting infection after vaccination is known as breakthrough infection. 2-4 per 10,000 …
Business Standard
April 22, 2021
PM Modi says his government would ensure supply of medical oxygen across the country, with …
PM Modi praises the Tata Group for importing 24 containers to transport liquid oxygen as India …
‘Compassionate gesture’: PM Modi lauds Tata Group's move to mitigate oxygen crisis
Dainik Jagran
April 21, 2021
Govt's decision of augmenting funds to boost vaccine production to drive the next phase of …
PHD Chamber says the address by the Prime Minister would build confidence among the people to …
PM Modi states that lockdowns should be treated as the very last option, and the focus instead …
Money Control
April 21, 2021
Cabinet okays for the proposal of the Department of Fertilizers for the formulation of …
Union Cabinet approves a plan to boost fertilizer production in India through the use of …
According to CCEA, subsidy for urea produced through coal gasification will improve …
Business World
April 21, 2021
Till April 18, about Rs 202.69 crore in Punjab and about Rs 1,417 crore in Haryana of MSP …
This year, a new chapter has been added in the history of public procurement as Haryana and …
For the first time, Punjab farmers are getting direct bank transfer of payment against sale of …
The Times of India
April 21, 2021
PM Modi says the second wave of Covid had hit the country like a storm but makes it clear that …
PM Modi urges the states to focus on creating micro-containment zones and work together to save …
Prime Minister Modi calls upon the youth to form committees, help in Covid administration in …
Hindustan Times
April 21, 2021
I request my young friends to form small committees in their societies, mohallas and apartments …
PM Modi informs that work is on to increase the number of hospital beds, adding that large …
PM Modi makes an appeal to children as well, asks them to create such an atmosphere in their …
The Times of India
April 21, 2021
"Throughout this process of developing and manufacturing vaccines, the country has constantly …
Govt ensured that all the vaccine manufacturers not only get all possible help and logistic …
PM Modi urges the vaccine manufacturers to continuously scale up the production capacity to …
Live Mint
April 21, 2021
Of the 12.37 lakh net EPFO subscribers added during the month of February 2021, around 7.56 …
Net new enrolments with retirement fund body EPFO grew by nearly 20% to 12.37 lakh in February …
Age-wise analysis indicates that during February 2021, the age-bracket of 22-25 has registered …
Money Control
April 21, 2021
SII CEO Adar Poonawalla thanks PM Modi and Nirmala Sitharaman for swift financial aid that he …
Adar Poonawalla thanks govt for 'decisive policy changes, swift financial aid'
Modi gives nod for Rs 3,000 crore credit support for SII to boost COVID-19 vaccine production
India Today
April 21, 2021
PM @narendramodi's appeal to the people of India is laudatory and we at the Tata Group, are …
Tata group is importing 24 cryogenic containers to transport liquid oxygen and help ease the …
The Tata Group and the Reliance Group announces that they would be helping the government's …
One India
April 21, 2021
PM Modi urges the youth to form committees in their societies, colonies and apartments to …
PM Modi makes an appeal to children as well, asking them to create such an atmosphere in their …
PM Modi addresses the nation amid India’s coronavirus crisis, says let’s save ourselves from …
Aaj Tak
April 21, 2021
We are trying to ensure availability to all who need it. The Centre, states and private sectors …
PM Modi says new oxygen plants in states, using industrial oxygen for medical use, Oxygen …
Efforts on to increase beds, make oxygen available to all those who need it: PM Narendra Modi
News18
April 20, 2021
PM Modi, who is on seventh day of a nine-day-long Navratri fasting period, held back-to-back …
PM Modi holds a comprehensive meeting with some top doctors and reviews about the status of …
PM Modi calls up several CMs and discussed about ongoing vaccination drive, healthcare …
The Times of India
April 20, 2021
Food Ministry says this is for the first time, Punjab farmers have started receiving payments …
Food ministry says the procurement of wheat has so far benefited 11.6 lakh farmers with an MSP …
Centre has plans to procure around 427 lakh tonnes of wheat in the current RMS at MSP in the …
Financial Express
April 20, 2021
From May 1st, every India above the age of 18 years will be eligible for taking the vaccine …
The Centre has asked the companies to scale up the production of the vaccines as the Phase 3 …
Modi Govt has decentralized the vaccine order format in Phase 3, this means that the states …
The Times of India
April 20, 2021
Pharma companies manufacturing in India will be free to sell 50% of their production to states …
States and hospital chains will be allowed to procure vaccines directly from manufacturers and …
In a big step to accelerate the pace of vaccination, the Centre on Monday permitted anyone …
DNA
April 20, 2021
Govt announces that it has given in-principle approval for credit to vaccine manufacturers, …
Union Finance Ministry approves a sanction of Rs 3,000 crore credit for SII and Rs 1,500 crore …
Govt lends financial support to Vaccine manufacturers as the government decided to open up …
Republic TV
April 20, 2021
The Prime Minister appreciates the efforts of doctors, medical and para-medical staff for …
With India facing the second wave of the Coronavirus, PM Modi interacts with health experts and …
PM Modi lauds the efforts of the pharma industry and highlighted that the industry had …
Amar Ujala
April 20, 2021
Covid-19: PM Modi urges doctors to connect with their colleagues in 2-3 tier cities and consult …
PM Modi urges doctors counsel patients admitted in hospitals and encourages doctors to practice …
Last year, during the same time, it was due to our doctors' hard work and nation's strategy …
Punjab Kesari
April 19, 2021
PM Modi writes letter to deaf-mute painter, says facing tough challenges with self-confidence …
Ajay Garg, a deaf-mute painter from Jaipur, thrilled to receive a response from the Prime …
Your life is an inspiration to many people who have at one point or another faced difficulties …
Financial Express
April 19, 2021
Investors infuse a whopping $4.4 billion into Indian start-ups in the January-March quarter, …
Besides large venture capital funds like Prosus Ventures, Tiger Global and SoftBank that have …
Barely four months into the current calendar year and the startup sector has already birthed 10 …
Live Mint
April 19, 2021
India becomes fastest country to administer 12 crore vaccinations
India takes only 92 days to administer 12 crore coronavirus vaccinations
India has administered 12,26,22,590 Covid-19 vaccine shots, according to a provisional report …
The Times of India
April 19, 2021
Indian Railways to run "Oxygen Express" trains
Oxygen Express trains to transport medical oxygen as well as cylinders across key corridors
Fully prepared to transport Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) and oxygen cylinders to ensure adequate …
The Times of India
April 19, 2021
PM Modi reviews Covid-19 situation in his parliamentary constituency Varanasi
PM Modi directs officials to ramp up efforts to tackle the surge in cases and provide all …
PM Modi asks officials to focus on the strategy of ‘testing, tracking and treating’ adopted …
Hindustan Times
April 19, 2021
PM Modi reviews Covid-19 situation in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi
Varanasi has been able to fight the coronavirus disease because of its robust medical …
PM Modi reiterates the importance of masks and urged all to ensure ‘do gaj ki doori’
Asianet News
April 19, 2021
PM Modi reviews COVID-19 situation in Varanasi, directs officials for all possible assistance
PM Modi apprised about testing, the availability of beds, medicines, vaccines, and manpower, etc.…
Varanasi: Emphasising the importance of vaccination, PM Modi says that the administration …
Live Mint
April 18, 2021
PM Modi reviews the status of preparedness to handle the Covid-19 in view of rising cases
There is no substitute for testing, tracking and treatment: PM Modi
All necessary measures must be taken to ramp up the availability of hospital beds for COVID …
Business Standard
April 18, 2021
PM Modi reviews the availability and supply of ventilators, oxygen and medicines to fight the …
PM Modi calls for utilising the entire national capacity across private and public sectors to …
Together India had defeated COVID-19 last year and India can do it again, with the same …
The Times of India
April 18, 2021
Amid a record spike in Covid-19 cases, PM Modi directs officials to make all efforts to utilise …
PM Modi reviews the availability of the life-saving drug Remdesivir, used in treatment of …
Centre working to expedite completion of 162 oxygen manufacturing plants at hospitals that have …
The Times of India
April 18, 2021
Juna Akhada's Mahamandaleshwar Swami Avdheshanand Giri announces the conclusion of Kumbh in …
PM Modi appeals to keep this year's Kumbh Mela "symbolic" amid rising Covid cases
Niranjani Akhada, one of the largest naga sanyasi akhadas after the Juna akhada, announces its …
The Times of India
April 18, 2021
Mamata Banerjee has put the future of millions of youth at stake to secure the future of her '…
In the last 10 years, Didi's government has made old industries shut and forced youths to …
Mamata Didi hates the names of Maa Ganga and Lord Shri Ram. Her hatred has increased so much …
Live Mint
April 18, 2021
PM Modi meets the kin of BJP workers who were killed in several political violence incidents in …
PM Modi meets the family of deceased brothers Dharamvir (35) and Rambabu Sav (20) who were …
PM Modi meets Chandan Sav (33) who was killed allegedly by some workers of the opposition party …
Live Mint
April 18, 2021
Her politics isn't limited to just protests, but it has crossed a dangerous limit of vengeance: …
Bengal needs a 'double engine' government rather than the one that blocks development: PM Modi
In the last 10 years, Didi betrayed people of West Bengal in the name of development: PM Modi
The Times of India
April 18, 2021
Trinamool Congress supremo has an old habit of doing politics with dead bodies: PM Modi
Mamata Banerjee has stood as a wall between West Bengal's people and and central welfare schemes:…
After four phases, TMC is broken to pieces and 'Didi, bhatija' will be vanquished after eight …
Financial Express
April 17, 2021
Gold reserves increases by USD 1.30 billion to USD 35.32 billion in the reporting week, the RBI …
India’s forex reserves surged by USD 4.34 billion to USD 581.21 billion in the week ended April …
India’s reserve position with the IMF risen by USD 24 million to USD 4.95 billion in the …
The Indian Express
April 17, 2021
Earlier, arhtiyas gave us a cheque. After we took our crop to the mandi, everything was in the …
Ravi Bhagat, Director, Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, says a large …
FCI asks the Punjab government to provide the land records of farmers in order to transfer MSP …
The Times of India
April 17, 2021
Cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country stands at 11,97,87,239, …
3,96,39,132 and 10,44,958 beneficiaries over 45 to 60 years old have been administered the …
Total number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the country approached the 12 crore-mark …
Live Mint
April 17, 2021
Bharat Biotech, the co-developer of the vaccine, would get ₹65 cr to repurpose its new …
Maharashtra state-owned Haffkine will be provided around ₹65 cr by Govt for setting up a …
Govt announces financial support to four firms including Bharat Biotech International and …
The Economic Times
April 17, 2021
Govt has adopted a four-pronged strategy on a state-private sector partnership model for …
Govt adopts a four-pronged strategy, under the directions of the PM to accelerate the pathway …
4-pronged strategy for vaccine development are: ensuring financial support to vaccine makers; …
Zee Business
April 17, 2021
Manufacturers of Remdesivir have been asked to reduce the price by the centre and ramp up the …
Government to import 50,000 MT of medical oxygen to address the shortage in the hospitals
Coronavirus vaccines cleared for use in the US, the UK, the European Union, and Japan will get …
The Times of India
April 17, 2021
Ensure free movement of vehicles carrying medical oxygen: PM Modi to officials
PM Modi reviews the status of oxygen availability across 12 high burden
PM Modi asks officials to ensure synergy across ministries and state governments to ensure …
Live Mint
April 17, 2021
PM Modi was briefed about production capacity in the country to meet the rising demand of …
PM Modi took a comprehensive review to ensure adequate medical-grade oxygen supply in the country
PM stresses that it is important to ensure synergy across ministries & state governments, asks …
Live Mint
April 16, 2021
We are expecting the exports to go up by 10 lakh bales this season to 60 lakh bales due to …
CAI estimates cotton exports to increase by 20% to 60 lakh bales in the 2020-21 season that …
In 2019-20 season, cotton exports stand at 50 lakh bales, says CAI
News18
April 16, 2021
Food Secretary Shudhanshu Pandey says wheat procurement has gained pace in the ongoing Rabi …
Food Secretary says the government of India is committed to purchase wheat at MSP and ensure …
Food Secretary Shudhanshu Pandey says from the current RMS 2021-22 onwards, transfer of MSP …
Business Standard
April 16, 2021
In view of increasing demand for medical oxygen, the empowered group also decided to float a …
Union government says that 100 new hospitals will have their own oxygen plant under PM-CARES Fund
Covid-19: 50,000 metric tonnes of medical oxygen to be imported, says the Govt
Live Mint
April 16, 2021
Govt's wheat procurement has increased to 64.79 lakh tonnes so far in the ongoing 2021-22 …
In the year-ago period, only 60 tonne of wheat was procured, while in the previous year of 2019-…
Huge quantity of wheat is being purchased and the reports of low procurement is "baseless" and …