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Social protection, economic stimulus drove India's economic recovery after Covid-19: Nirmala Sitharaman
Social protection, economic stimulus drove India's economic recovery after Covid-19: Nirmala Sitharaman

These helped protect lives and livelihoods, especially of the poor and vulnerable, she said

India invites EU to partner with India in green hydrogen
India invites EU to partner with India in green hydrogen

The European Union has always commended India’s achievement in climate action and commitment to generate 450 GW of renewable energy by 2030

‘Working with EU, UK, Canada, Australia and UAE for early conclusion of FTAs’: Piyush Goyal
‘Working with EU, UK, Canada, Australia and UAE for early conclusion of FTAs’: Piyush Goyal

A 'Made in India' product must be a guarantee to the world, the Minister of Commerce and Industries said

 ‘Partner with India in oil and gas sector’: PM Modi tells top global CEOs
‘Partner with India in oil and gas sector’: PM Modi tells top global CEOs

Industry leaders from across the world attended an interaction with PM Modi

Cabinet approves PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan for infrastructure
Cabinet approves PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan for infrastructure

The NMP for multi-modal connectivity had been launched by PM Narendra Modi on October 13

REC Limited raises USD 75 million loan for power infrastructure projects
REC Limited raises USD 75 million loan for power infrastructure projects

This will fund projects as permitted under the ECB guidelines of the Reserve Bank of India

5-year strategic plan soon to make India a major tech player: Rajeev Chandrasekhar
5-year strategic plan soon to make India a major tech player: Rajeev Chandrasekhar

India was in a position to move at a rate much faster than any other country, he said

Create working group on startups, innovation: India at SCO ministers meet
Create working group on startups, innovation: India at SCO ministers meet

All SCO member states have been invited to take part in the 2nd Start-up Forum to be hosted by India

India’s telecom policy driven by objectives of affordability, accessibility & availability: MoS Communications
India’s telecom policy driven by objectives of affordability, accessibility & availability: MoS Communications

Affordable telecom services will lead to digital transformation to the next level, he said

India calls for waiver of IPR and dismantling new trade barriers to fight Covid-19
India calls for waiver of IPR and dismantling new trade barriers to fight Covid-19

India has also called for actively resolving "new trade barriers" like vaccine differentiations

'Do away with Non-Tariff Barriers': Piyush Goyal to ASEAN bloc
'Do away with Non-Tariff Barriers': Piyush Goyal to ASEAN bloc

The current trade of about $80 billion makes Indo-ASEAN region one the largest trading areas globally, Goyal said

Air India Disinvestment: Tata Sons wins bid, deal to be completed by December
Air India Disinvestment: Tata Sons wins bid, deal to be completed by December

The transaction does not include non-core assets including land and building

 France's EDF and India's NTPC sign MoU to explore power project opportunities globally
France's EDF and India's NTPC sign MoU to explore power project opportunities globally

NTPC said this collaboration would further increase its competitiveness

G20 must purse more inclusive and equitable agenda: Piyush Goyal
G20 must purse more inclusive and equitable agenda: Piyush Goyal

The Union Minister was addressing the inaugural session of the ICRIER's 13th Annual International G-20 Conference

In a first, value-added products from Jackfruit, Passion fruit & Nutmeg from Kerala exported to Australia
In a first, value-added products from Jackfruit, Passion fruit & Nutmeg from Kerala exported to Australia

These products have a shelf life of more than one year

Expo 2020 Dubai: Come, invest in India, says Piyush Goyal
Expo 2020 Dubai: Come, invest in India, says Piyush Goyal

India was all set to play an increasingly central role in global affairs, trade and business, Goyal said

India, UAE discuss progress on Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement
India, UAE discuss progress on Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement

The 9th meeting of the UAE-India High Level Joint Task Force on Investments was held in Dubai

India, a land of opportunities, will offer maximum growth: PM Modi
India, a land of opportunities, will offer maximum growth: PM Modi

The Prime Minister said this in his address at the India Pavillion at Dubai Expo 2020

India poised to become key digital market in world: Piyush Goyal
India poised to become key digital market in world: Piyush Goyal

At 87%, India has the highest FinTech adoption rate in the world

India needs 4-5 more banks like State Bank of India: Finance Minister Sitharaman
India needs 4-5 more banks like State Bank of India: Finance Minister Sitharaman

Nirmala Sitharaman also reminded bankers of the need to adapt in line with fast changes in technology

Disinformation

Over 16,000 Covid-19 samples sent for whole genome sequencing in last two months: Union Health Ministry
Over 16,000 Covid-19 samples sent for whole genome sequencing in last two months: Union Health Ministry

The ministry refuted media reports alleging that genome sequencing & analysis of Covid-19 had declined sharply in India

India is capable of handling any crisis, not biased minds
India is capable of handling any crisis, not biased minds

India will fight the possible third wave of Covid, but prejudiced minds underestimate the country’s ability every time

Center refutes reports of missing vaccination targets by July-end
Center refutes reports of missing vaccination targets by July-end

A total of 457 million doses have been supplied to the States and Union Territories since January 2021

Inferences drawn from comparison of HMIS, CRS data on Covid-19 deaths fallacious: Health Ministry
Inferences drawn from comparison of HMIS, CRS data on Covid-19 deaths fallacious: Health Ministry

A robust system of recording all Covid-19 related deaths already exists, the ministry said

Foreign Media

Three COVID-19 vaccines at clinical trial stage, two have completed phase 1 trial in India: ICMR DG
Three COVID-19 vaccines at clinical trial stage, two have completed phase 1 trial in India: ICMR DG

Serum Institute of India (SII) has completed phase II-B3 trials and will start phase-III trial after clearances

ثلاثة لقاحات COVID-19 في مرحلة التجارب السريرية ، أكمل اثنان المرحلة الأولى من التجربة في الهند: ICMR DG
ثلاثة لقاحات COVID-19 في مرحلة التجارب السريرية ، أكمل اثنان المرحلة الأولى من التجربة في الهند: ICMR DG

أكمل معهد مصل الهند (SII) تجارب المرحلة II-B3 وسيبدأ تجربة المرحلة الثالثة بعد التصاريح

ক্লিনিকাল ট্রায়াল পর্যায়ে তিনটি COVID-19 টি ভ্যাকসিন, দুটি ভারতে প্রথম পর্যায়ের ট্রায়াল সম্পন্ন করেছে: আইসিএমআর ডিজি
ক্লিনিকাল ট্রায়াল পর্যায়ে তিনটি COVID-19 টি ভ্যাকসিন, দুটি ভারতে প্রথম পর্যায়ের ট্রায়াল সম্পন্ন করেছে: আইসিএমআর ডিজি

সেরাম ইনস্টিটিউট অফ ইন্ডিয়া (এসআইআই) দ্বিতীয় ধাপে-বি 3 ট্রায়াল সম্পন্ন করেছে এবং ছাড়পত্রের পরে দ্বিতীয় ধাপের তৃতীয় বিচার শুরু করবে

Drei COVID-19-Impfstoffe in der klinischen Studienphase, zwei haben die Phase-1-Studie in Indien abgeschlossen: ICMR DG
Drei COVID-19-Impfstoffe in der klinischen Studienphase, zwei haben die Phase-1-Studie in Indien abgeschlossen: ICMR DG

Das Serum Institute of India (SII) hat die Phase-II-B3-Studien abgeschlossen und wird nach Freigabe mit der Phase-III-Studie beginnen