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Ashokas Choice

History June 29, 2020

Emperor Ashoka’s Choice of Rampurva in Champaran: India Should Restore the Original Glory of This Sacred Site as Mark of Respect

From India’s emblem to national pride stories, Indians owe a lot to Ashoka the great. What Emperor Ashoka would think...

Minister's Office June 27, 2020

Aatma Nirbhar

Prime Minister inaugurates 'Aatma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan'

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated 'AatmaNirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan' through video conferencing from here today. Under this, local...

Nepal June 11, 2020

Nepal Railways

Nepalese Railway and Economic Development: What Has Gone Wrong?

Economic self-reliance is the mantra. What Nepal needs is to build domestic railway network and other physical infrastructures, provide stimulus and protection...

India and Nepal June 06, 2020

5G Network

Where is Nepal’s Relation with India Headed to?

What is happening in Nepal for some time is not in the best interest of people of Nepal and India. This will cause more damages in the long term. Somebody said...

TechnologyJune 3, 2020

5G Network

Towards 5G Network in India: Nokia Upgrades Vodafone-Idea's Technical Infrastructure

Driven by the high data demand and growth potential, for improving network coverage and enhance connectivity, Vodafone-Idea had partnered with Nokia...

EconomyMay 26, 2020

MSME Sector

Interest Rates are Too High in India for MSME Sector

Small businesses in every country are suffering badly by the impact of the corona virus but in India, the Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector is...

CultureMAY 08, 2020

Human Brai

Mantra, Music, Transcendence, Divinity and the Human Brain

It is believed that music is a gift of divine and probably for that reason all human beings throughout history have been influenced by music in their lives...

HealthMAY 1, 2020

COVID-19

Developing Herd Immunity Vs. Social Distancing for COVID-19: Options Before India

In the case of COVID-19 pandemic, the herd immunity would develop if the entire population is allowed to get infected, and over the course of time, develop antibodies...

HealthApril 30, 2020

COVID-19

Irfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor: Is Their Demise COVID-19 Related?

While paying rich tributes to the legendary Bollywood Stars Rishi Kapoor and Irfan Khan, the author wonders if their deaths were COVID-19 related and re-stresses...

SocietyApril 21, 2020

IAS/IPS

Syed Munir Hoda and Other Senior Muslim IAS/IPS Officers Appeal to the Worshippers to Observe Lockdown and Social Distancing During Ramazan

Several senior Muslim public servants, both serving and retired have appealed to the Muslim sisters and brothers to observe the lockdown and social distancing...

HealthApril 10, 2020

Indian Railways

How Indian Railways Has Become 100,000 Bedded Hospital

To meet the contingency due to COVID-19, the Indian Railways has created massive medical facilities comprising of about 100,000 isolation and treatment beds...

HealthApril 08, 2020

COVID 19

Nasal Gel for Prevention Of COVID 19

The government is supporting a technology by IIT Bombay for capturing and inactivation of novel corona virus. It is expected that the technology would be ready...

HealthApril 08, 2020

Lockdown

Wuhan Lockdown Ends: Relevance of 'Social Distancing' Experience for India

Social distancing and quarantine seems to be only viable option to curb the transmission of this deadly disease till vaccine and proven therapeutic drugs...

HealthApril 06, 2020

Lockdown

Coronavirus Lockdown in India: What After 14 April ?

By the time lockdown reaches its end date of 14 April, the ‘hotspots’ or ‘clusters’ of active or possible cases would be fairly identified (partial courtesy mammoth...

HealthApril 04, 2020

Corona

Indian Celebration of Light Amid Corona Pandemic

In the middle of three weeks total lock-down for fighting COVID-19 pandemic when people are confined to homes, there is fair possibility of gloom or depression...

LiteratureFebruary 15, 2020

Sanskrit

Can Sanskrit be Revived ?

It is crucial to preserve heritage of Indian civilisation. Sanskrit is the foundation of "meaning and narrative" of modern India. It is part of the story of...

LawFebruary 6, 2020

Supreme Court

Supreme Court of India: The Court Where Gods Seek Justice

Under Indian law, the idols or deities are considered as ''juristic persons'' based on the pious purpose of endowments made by the donors of the 'land and properties'...

SocietyFebruary 03, 2020

Indian Identity

Indian Identity, Resurgence of Nationalism and Muslims

Our sense of identity' is at the core of everything we do and everything we are. A healthy mind need to be clear and convinced of 'who we are'...

PoliticsJanuary 24, 2020

Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi: What Makes Him What He is ?

Minority complex involving insecurity and fear is not limited to Muslims alone in India. Now, Hindus too seems to be affected by sense of insecurity and fear...

LawJanuary 20, 2020

CAA and NRC

CAA and NRC : Beyond Protests and Rhetoric

A system of identification of citizens of India is an imperative for several reasons including welfare and support facilities, security, border control and curbs on...

PeopleJanuary 24, 2020

Rajpura

The Bhawalpuris of Rajpura: A Community That Rose Like A Phoenix

If you travel some 200 km from Delhi towards Amristsar by train or bus, you reach Rajpura soon after crossing the cantonment town of Ambala. With characteristic hustles...

2019

Emerging Opportunity

Health December 26, 2019

Emerging Opportunity for Indian Medical Professionals in the UK

The new government led by Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced to roll new points-based immigration system from January 2021...

PoliticsNovember 24, 2019

Maharashtra Government

Maharashtra Government Formation: Indian Democracy at Its Best of Thrill and Suspense

This political saga hailed as a master stroke by the BJP activists (and as worst phase of Indian democracy by the opposition) raises few questions - why BJP failed...

FestivalNovember 4, 2019

Chhath Puja

Chhath Puja: The Ancient Sun 'Goddess' Festival of Gangetic Plain of Bihar

Not sure if this system of worship where nature and the environment became part of religious practices evolved or were constructed so that people may care for their...

PeopleSeptember 5, 2019

Humane Gesture

The ‘Thread’ of Humane Gesture: How Muslims in My Village Greet Hindus on Diwali

My great grand-father was an influential person in our village at that time, not due to any title or role but people generally took him to be their leader. He not only...

FestivalOctober 27, 2019

Happy Diwali

The India Review® Wishes its Readers a Very Happy Diwali

Diwali, the Indian festival of light celebrated every year after Dussehra symbolises victory of good over evil and knowledge over ignorance.

India and The WorldOctober 24, 2019

India, Pakistan and Kashmir

India, Pakistan and Kashmir: Why Any Opposition to Abrogation of Article 370 is Innately Dangerous to the World

It is important to understand Pakistan’s approach towards Kashmir and why Kashmiri insurgents and separatists do what they do. Apparently, both Pakistan and the Kashmiri...

EconomyOctober 17, 2019

Happy Diwali

From ‘’Whether Aid Works’’ to ‘’What Works’’: Finding Best Ways to Fight Poverty

This year’s Nobel prize in Economics recognises contributions by Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer in introducing a new approach to obtaining reliable answers...

EnvironmentOctober 11, 2019

Plastic Eating

Plastic Eating Bacteria Discovered in India: Hope for Fighting Plastic Pollution

Petroleum based plastics are non-degradable and get accumulated in the environment hence are a huge environmental concern worldwide including in India especially in view of...

Health, SocietyOctober 04, 2019

Addressing Issues

Addressing Issues of Safai Karamchari (Sanitation Workers) is Key to the Success of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Sanitation Campaign)

Society at all levels need to be sensitized about the importance of sanitation workers and their contribution to the society. Manual cleaning system should be rapidly...

Society, CultureSeptember 23, 2019

Plastic Eating

Recounting An Encounter With A Roma - The European Traveler with The Indian DNA

Roma, Romani or gypsies, as they are snidely referred to, are the people of Indo-Aryan group who migrated from north west India to Europe and America several centuries...

Politics, SocietySeptember 20, 2019

Indian Baba

The Sordid Saga of Indian Baba

Call them the spiritual gurus or thugs, the fact remains that the babagiri in India is today mired in obnoxious controversy. There is a long list of 'Babas' who have brought...

HealthSeptember 5, 2019

Indian Healthcare

Indian Healthcare: In Dire Need Of Attention

India’s development has been severely compromised due to “Triple burden of disease”- the unfinished agenda of infectious diseases; the challenge of Non-Communicable Diseases...

FilmJuly 22, 2019

Kabir Singh

Kabir Singh: Bollywood Reinforcing Inequality, Non-Egalitarian Aspects of Indian Culture

These are prime examples to explain how Bollywood reinforces non-egalitarian aspects of Indian culture because if a majority of a theatre audience laughs at the misfortune...

BusinessJune 7, 2019

Political Elites

Political Elites of India: The Shifting Dynamics

The composition of power elites in India has significantly changed. Now, former businessmen like Amit Shah and Nitin Gadkari are the key government functionaries and busines...

ScienceApril 17, 2019

Scientific Research

Scientific Research is at the Core of India’s Future as a World Leader

Scientific research and innovation is the key to India’s economic success and prosperity in future.

FestivalJanuary 7, 2019

Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela: The Greatest Celebration on Earth

All civilisations grew on river banks but Indian Religion and culture has highest state of Water Symbolism expressed inter alia in the form of Kumbh Mela which attracts world’s...

HistoryJanuary 1, 2019

The India Review

History of ''The India Review''

"The India Review" was first published more than 175 years ago in January 1843.

2018

Bihar Needs

Opinion December 17, 2018

What Bihar Needs is a ‘Robust’ System to Support Young Entrepreneurs

This is the second article in “What Bihar Needs” Series. In this article the author focuses on the imperative of entrepreneurship development for economic growth...

PhilosophyNovember 23, 2018

Guru Nanak

Relevance of Guru Nanak’s Teachings to India’s Economic Development

Guru Nanak thus brought ‘equality’, ‘good actions’, ‘honesty’ and ‘hard work’ to the core of value system of his followers. This was the first time in the religious history...

LiteratureNovember 22, 2018

Dimensions of Life

Reflections on Interplay of Conflicting Dimensions of Life

The author reflects upon the potent connection between conflicting dimensions of life and which instills fear and deters a person from achieving fulfillment.

EnvironmentNovember 12, 2018

Air Pollution

Air Pollution in Delhi: A Solvable Challenge

India has highest air pollution levels in the world. Air pollution levels in big cities in India far exceed the recommended air quality standard of WHO. The capital city of Delhi...

HistoryNovember 02, 2018

Mughal Crown Prince

How a Mughal Crown Prince Fell Victim to Intolerance

In the Court of his brother Aurangzeb, Prince Dara said ……”the creator is known by many names. He is called God, Allah, Prabhu, Jehova, Ahura Mazda and many more...

DiasporaOctober 31, 2018

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) 2019 Being Held on 21-23 January at Varanasi

Ministry of External Affairs of Government of India is organising Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) 2019 on 21-23 January at Varanasi Uttar Pradesh.

DiasporaOctober 29, 2018

Indian diaspora

Right to Information (RTI) for Indian diaspora: The Government allows NRIs to File Applications

Government of India has clarified that Right to Information will be available to Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) as well.

SocietyOctober 20, 2018

Sabrimala Temple

Sabrimala Temple: Are Menstruating Women Any Threat to Celibate Gods?

It is well documented in the scientific literature that taboos and myths about menstruation impact on girls’ and women's mental health. The current Sabrimala issue...

Opinion, PoliticsOctober 15, 2018

Navjot Singh Sidhu

Navjot Singh Sidhu: An Optimist or a Parochial Sub Nationalist?

Given shared ancestry and blood lines, common language and habits and cultural affinities, the Pakistanis are unable to separate themselves from India and create a separate...

Opinion, SocietyOctober 10, 2018

India’s ‘Me Too’

India’s ‘Me Too’ Moment: Implications for Bridging the Power Differential and Gender Equity

The Me Too Movement in India is certainly helping ‘name and shame’ sexual predators in work places. It has contributed in de-stigmatising survivors and offered them...

Opinion, PersonalityOctober 03, 2018

Dr VD Mehta

Dr VD Mehta: The Story of ‘’Synthetic Fibre Man’’ of India

In view of his humble beginning and his academic, research and professional achievements, Dr VD Mehta would inspire and serve as a role model for the current...

SocietySeptember 20, 2018

Care of Elderly

Care of Elderly in India: An Imperative for a Robust Social Care System

Care of Elderly in India: An Imperative for a Robust Social Care System

PhilosophySeptember 17, 2018

Buddhism

Buddhism: A Refreshing Perspective Albeit Twenty-Five Centuries Old

Buddha’s concept of karma offered common people a way to improve moral life. He revolutionised ethics. We no longer could blame any external force like god...

EconomySeptember 15, 2018

Falling Indian Rupee

Falling Indian Rupee (INR): Can the Interventions Help in Long-Term?

Indian Rupee is at record low now. In this article the author has analysed reasons behind the slide of rupee and has evaluated the interventions and measures...

OpinionSeptember 9, 2018

Bihar need

What Bihar Needs is a Massive Revamp in its Value System

The Indian state of Bihar is historically and culturally very rich however does not stand so well on economic prosperity and social well being...

EconomySeptember 03, 2018

Indian Economy

Indian Economy Bouncing Back

India Economy has apparently picked up and is bouncing back now recording 8.2% growth in GDP in first quarter of 2018-19 which is 0.5% higher from 7.7% in the previous quarter.

BusinessSeptember 03, 2018

The India Post

The India Post Payments Bank (IPPB): The Largest Bank in India by Network Size

Indian Prime Minister has launched India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) which is the Largest Bank in India by Network Size.

HealthSeptember 02, 2018

Ayushman Bharat

Ayushman Bharat : A Turning Point for India’s Health Sector?

A nationwide universal health coverage is being launched in the country. For it to be a success, efficient implementation and execution is needed.

TravelSeptember 01, 2018

Mahabalipuram

The Scenic Beauty of Mahabalipuram

A scenic sea-side heritage site of Mahabalipuram in Tamil Nadu state of India showcases centuries of rich cultural history.

ArtAugust 31, 2018

“Priceless”

A “Priceless” Statue of Gautam Buddha Returned to India

A miniature 12th century Buddha statue which was stolen from a museum in India over five decades ago has been returned back to the country.

PersonalityAugust 30, 2018

Jagjit Singh

Legacy of Ghazal Singer Jagjit Singh

Jagjit Singh is known as the most successful ghazal singer of all time achieving both critical acclaim and commercial success and whose soulful voice has touched million of hearts.

TravelAugust 14, 2018

Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal: An Epitome Of True Love And Beauty

"Not a piece of architecture, as other buildings are, but the proud passions of an emperor's love wrought in living stones" - Sir Edwin Arnold

FoodAugust 13, 2018

Indian Spices

The Delightful Allure of Indian Spices

Indian spices have exquisite aroma, texture and taste to enhance the flavour of everyday dishes.

Culture, SocietyAugust 12, 2018

Ancestor Worship

Ancestor Worship

Love and respect are the foundations of ancestor worship particularly in Hinduism. It is believed that the dead have a continued existence and can provide guidance...

PersonalityAugust 11, 2018

Dr. Manmohan Singh

Why History Will Judge Dr. Manmohan Singh Very Kindly

The architect of India’s economic reforms will go down in Indian history as the most qualified Prime Minister who fulfilled electoral promises, brought reforms...

TravelAugust 10, 2018

Pillars Of Ashoka

The Splendid Pillars of Ashoka

A series of beautiful columns spread over the Indian subcontinent were constructed by King Ashoka, a promotor of Buddhism, during his reign in 3rd century BC.

UKIC

UK India Centre

To promote businesses, organisations and individuals of United Kingdom and India work collaboratively building and sustaining a prosperous relationship benefiting...

Science & Technology

RRI Comes up with Simulation Toolkit to Ensure Safety in Secure Quantum Communication Platforms

July 01, 2020

Steel

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan chairs a Webinar to Discuss Ways to Enhance Steel Usage;

July 01, 2020

Rural Development

Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Shri Narendra Singh Tomar launches Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan web portal

June 27, 2020

Jal Shakti

Union Minister of Jal Shakti writes to CM Goa for Jal Jeevan Mission

June 27, 2020

Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh launches the IAS Civil List 2020 and its E-version

June 26, 2020

Science & Technology

Role of Ancient Algae in Building a Healthy Global Marine Ecosystem

June 26, 2020

Science & Technology

Decline in Arctic Sea Ice Does not Sound Good for the Environment, Warns NCPOR

June 26, 2020

Petroleum & Natural Gas

Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Inaugurates Product Application and Development Centre at Paradip, Odisha;

June 26, 2020

Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying

Cabinet Approves Establishment of Animal Husbandry Infrastructure Development Fund

June 25, 2020

Science & Technology

New Biomolecules to Fight Drug Resistance in Kala- azar

June 25, 2020

Health and Family Welfare

Dr Harsh Vardhan Releases Annual TB Report 2020

June 25, 2020

Finance

CBIC Enables End to End Paperless Exports Under Turant Customs

June 24, 2020

Chemicals and Fertilizers

Shri Gowda Took Stock of Progress of Talcher Fertilizers Ltd

June 24, 2020

Shipping

Shri Mansukh Mandaviya Reviews Seaplane Operation Projects

June 24, 2020

AYUSH

Statement Issued by the Ministry of Ayush on Claims of Patanjali Ayurved Regarding Treatment of COVID-19

June 24, 2020

Minority Affairs

Muslims from India will not go to Saudi Arabia to Perform Haj 2020

June 24, 2020

Science & Technology

Study of Optical Properties of Super-massive Black-hole can Provide Clue to Emission Mechanism from its Close V icinity

June 23, 2020

NITI Aayog

Decarbonising Transport: International Project to Develop Pathway to Low-CO2 Mobility for India

June 23, 2020

Railways

COVID Care Coaches of Indian Railways Start Getting Utilised

June 23, 2020

Chemicals and Fertilizers

Shri Mandaviya Inaugurates India's one of the largest 1st Virtual Healthcare & Hygiene EXPO 2020

June 23, 2020

Tourism

Ministry of Tourism Organises 34th Webinar Titled "Bharat: A Cultural Treasure" Under the Dekho Apna Desh Series

The special session led by Shri Prahlad Singh Patel witnesses conversation with Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev

June 23, 2020

Science Technology

Study Showing Stars of Varied Ages Can Co-Exist in Open Clusters, Provides Clue to Stellar Evolution in the Milky Way Galaxy

They found two different stellar evolutionary sequences in the cluster NGC 2360, which has been observed in very few...

June 22, 2020

Tribal Affairs

Record-Breaking Procurement of Minor Forest Produces (MFP) Under Minimum Support Price for MFP Scheme

The ongoing procurement of Minor Forest Produces (MFP) under the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for MFP Scheme in 16 states has hit a...

June 22, 2020

Railways

Ministry of Railways Takes an Important Decision to Ease Procurement Norms and Improve Ease of Doing Business

Railways Ministry has taken an important decision to ease procurement norms and improve ease of doing business...

June 22, 2020

AYUSH

6th International Day of Yoga Celebrated Across the Country Through Digital Media

The sixth International Day of Yoga was celebrated with great enthusiasm across the country through electronic...

June 22, 2020

Home Affairs

Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah Chaired a High Level Meeting where Report of Dr. V.K. Paul Committee on Containment Strategy of COVID-19 in Delhi was Presented

Under the directions of the Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah, a Committee was constituted on 14.06.2020 under the...

June 22, 2020

Rural Development

Massive Employment Generation-cum-rural Public Works Creation Campaign - the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan launched by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today

Problems faced by villagers, poor people, farmers and migrant workers among priority focus areas from the beginning of COVID...

June 21, 2020

NITI Aayog

Atal Innovation Mission Partners with Coal India Ltd to Boost its Innovation & Entrepreneurship Initiatives

Coal India Limited (CIL) has agreed to partner with Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog to support proactively the flagship...

June 21, 2020

Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions

Union Minister & a renowned Diabetologist Dr Jitendra Singh says, COVID poses trying times for Diabetics

June 21, 2020

Jal Shakti

Union Minister writes to Maharashtra CM for Implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in the State

June 21, 2020

Food Processing Industries

Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal holds video Conferences with Promoters of Agro-Processing Clusters

Union Minister of Food Processing Industries Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal, held video conferences with the promoters of the..

June 21, 2020

Mines

Shri Pralhad Joshi launches R&D Portal for AatmaNirbhar Bharat in Mining Advancement

Shri Pralhad Joshi, Union Minister for Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs launched SATYABHAMA (Science and Technology...

June 20, 2020

Science & Technology

IIT Guwahati Develops Affordable Diagnostic Kits for COVID-19

IIT Guwahati has developed the kit in association with RR Animal Healthcare Ltd and Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH).

June 20, 2020

Panchayati Raj

First instalment of Fifteenth Finance Commission Grants to Rural Local Bodies (RLBs) Released

Giving further details, Shri Tomar said that upon the recommendations of Ministry of Panchayati Raj, an amount of...

June 20, 2020

Tourism

Ministry of Tourism Organises Week Long Celebrations for International Day of Yoga

Social media activities under central theme "Yoga @ home & Yoga with family" launched Tourism Minister to take part in a...

June 20, 2020

Defence

Curtain Raiser Indian Armed Forces Contingent Victory Day Parade 2020

June 20, 2020

Business

The Public Investment Fund ("PIF") to Invest Rs 11,367 Crore in Jio Platforms

INVESTMENT TO FURTHER ASSIST JIO IN BUILDING AN INCLUSIVE TECHNOLOGY GROWTH PLATFORM FOR INDIAN CONSUMERS...

June 19, 2020

Corporate Affairs

CCI Approves Acquisition of Metso Oyj's Minerals Business by Outotec Oyj

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) approves the acquisition of Metso Oyj's ("Metso") minerals business by Outotec Oyj ("Outotec")

June 19, 2020

Tribal Affairs

Minimum Support Price for Minor Forest Produce Injects Rs 2000 Crore Plus into the Tribal Economy

Procurement of Minor Forest Produce items has been initiated in 17 States with total procurement worth Rs. 835 Cr through...

June 19, 2020

Science

NRDC Licenses NavRakshak PPE Suit Manufacturing Know-how to Five MSMEs Developed by Indian Navy

National Research Development Corporation (NRDC) has licensed the manufacturing know-how of a PPE Suit being named as NavRakshak to five...

June 19, 2020

Business

Union Road Transport Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari says, India will be a Manufacturing Hub for Electric Vehicles Within Five Years

Union Minister for Road Transport& Highways and MSMEs Shri Nitin Gadkari has expressed confidence that in the next five years, India will...

June 19, 2020

COVID-19

Union Home Minister Holds Review Meeting on COVID-19 Preparations with Senior Officials of NCR

Union Home Minister, Shri Amit Shah has emphasized on the need to have a unified strategy in the Delhi-NCR region to...

June 19, 2020

Defence

India to send Tri-Service Contingent to Participate in 75th Victory Day Parade of World War II in Moscow

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the victory in the Second World War, there will be a military parade in Moscow to honour the...

June 18, 2020

Defence

Rich Tributes Paid to Indian Army's Brave Martyrs of Galwan Valley, Ladakh

The Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah has expressed his deepest condolences to the Indian Army's brave martyrs of Galwan.

June 18, 2020

Self-employment

The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) taps Indian Palm Industry

The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has rolled out a unique project to produce Neera and Palmgur which has huge potential...

June 18, 2020

Indo- China relation

The Defence Minister Reviews Ladakh Border situation with CDS, three Services Chiefs

In view of skirmishes with Chinese forces on Ladakh border, The Defence Minister Reviews the situation with CDS, three Services Chiefs

June 18, 2020

Mining

Prime Minister Modi to Address Launching of Auction of 41 Coal Mines for Commercial Mining on 18th June, 2020

With a view to achieve self-reliance in the Coal sector, the Ministry of Coal in association with FICCI is launching...

June 18, 2020

Railways

Indian Railways Deploys 960 COVID Care Coaches in 5 States

Indian Railway had recently converted about 8800 passenger coaches into isolation/treatment wards or...

June 18, 2020

Andaman & Nicobar

Andaman & Nicobar, Joint Forces Command

Lieutenant General Manoj Pande took over as 15th Commander-in-Chief of the Andaman & Nicobar Command (CINCAN) at INAS Utkrosh

June 17, 2020

Solar eclipse

Solar Eclipse on 21 June, 2020, Sunday, The Annular Phase to Be Visible in India

An annular solar eclipse will occur on 21 June, 2020 (31 Jyaishtha, 1942 Saka Era). From India annular phase will be...

June 17, 2020

Safe drinking water

Implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in Tripura

Tripura, one of Indian state in the north east, has planned to provide 100% Functional Household Tap Connection by 2023...

June 17, 2020

Weather

Southwest Monsoon Advances Further, Covering More Parts of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh

According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), the Southwest Monsoon has further advanced into some more parts of India

June 17, 2020

Politics

What the Prime Minister Modi Said During Interaction with Chief Ministers on Covid-19

During his recent interaction with CMs, Prime Minister Modi while reviewing Covid-19 situation following un-lock-1...

June 17, 2020

Festivals of India - Raja Parba

'Raja Parba' is Being Celebrated in Odisha

Raja Parba, the three-day-long popular Hindu festival of agriculturists is being celebrated in Odisha.

June 16, 2020

India and the World

India Joins Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI) as a Founding Member

To support the responsible and human-centric development and use of AI, India has joined the league of leading economies to launch...

June 16, 2020

Trade and Commerce - Export-import

India's Foreign Tarde (Export-import) in May 2020

India's overall exports (Merchandise and Services combined) in April-May2020-21* are estimated to be USD 61.57billion...

June 16, 2020

Energy Business - Gas Trading Platform (IGX)

Indian Gas Exchange (IGX): First Nationwide Online 'Gas Trading Platform' Launched

The Government has launched the Indian Gas Exchange (IGX), first nationwide online delivery-based gas trading platform...

June 16, 2020

Finance - Government Securities/Bonds

Sale of Central Government Securities Through Auction to be Conducted by RBI on 19 June 2020

The Government of India announced the conversion/switch of its securities through auction for an aggregate amount of ?27,000 crore...

June 16, 2020

Science

New Drug for Amoebiasis in Near Future

A team of researchers from the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has developed new drug molecules against the...

June 15, 2020

Telecom Industry

JIO Platforms to Receive an Investment of 4,546.80 Crore Rs. from TPG

TPG's capabilities in tech investing to support JIO's initiatives towards developing the digital society...

June 15, 2020

Pharmaceutical Industry

Sun Pharma Presents ODOMZO and LEVULAN KERASTICK + BLU-U Data, Offering Clinical Insights for Treating People with or at Risk of Skin Cancer

Analyses of long-term data confirm that the continued and clinically meaningful results of ODOMZO (sonidegib) in people with locally advanced basal...

June 15, 2020

Pharmaceutical Industry, Clinical trial

Sun Pharma Announces Results for the Use of ILUMYA in Treatment of 'moderate-to-severe' Plaque Psoriasis

The Indian company, Sun Pharma, one of biggest producer of generic drugs in the world has presented further evidence...

June 15, 2020

Digital India

The Data Lake: NHAI Becomes First Construction Organisation to Become 'Fully Digital'

National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) has gone 'Fully Digital', with the launch of unique cloud...

June 13, 2020

Economy

Price Movement of Selected Sub-Groups/Groups of Consumer Price Index for Rural, Urban and Combined for the month of May 2020

The National Statistical Office (NSO) has released Price Movement of selected Sub-Groups/Groups of Consumer Price Index (CPI) on Base 2012=100 for Rural...

June 13, 2020

Can Sanskrit be Revived ?

15 February 2020

The Sordid Saga of Indian Baba

September 20, 2019

History of The India Review

January 1, 2019

Indian Economy Bouncing Back

September 3, 2018

Ancestor Worship

August 12, 2018