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India to vaccinate adults above 18 from May 1
India to vaccinate adults above 18 from May 1

The Central government has announced a liberalized and accelerated phase 3 strategy of Covid-19 vaccination from May 1

Four successful decades of India's scientific endeavour in Antarctica
Four successful decades of India's scientific endeavour in Antarctica

India has completed the 40th Scientific Expedition to Antartica, 40-ISEA, which left Goa in January

Over 700 lakh metric tonnes of paddy procured at MSP in Kharif Marketing Season so far
Over 700 lakh metric tonnes of paddy procured at MSP in Kharif Marketing Season so far

About 10.5 lakh farmers have benefitted from these procurements, according to official data till April 11

Provisional Direct Tax collections for FY 2020-21 show growth of almost 5%
Provisional Direct Tax collections for FY 2020-21 show growth of almost 5%

Net Direct Tax collections for the FY 2020-21 have shown an upswing despite Covid-19 challenges

PMAY-G: Highest allocation for India's rural housing scheme in 2020-21
PMAY-G: Highest allocation for India's rural housing scheme in 2020-21

The scheme envisages construction of 2.95 crore houses with all basic amenities by 2021-22

FDI inflows grow, India emerges as preferred investment destination for global investors
FDI inflows grow, India emerges as preferred investment destination for global investors

The FDI inflow during April 2020-January 2021 is the highest ever for the first 10 months of a financial year

Indian Railways closes year with record freight loading, earnings
Indian Railways closes year with record freight loading, earnings

Indian Railways turned Covid-19 into an opportunity to improve efficiencies and performances

Budget Session of Parliament saw very high productivity
Budget Session of Parliament saw very high productivity

Sittings of the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were held in two parts during this session

Over 600 'Wayside Amenities' to be developed along National Highways
Over 600 'Wayside Amenities' to be developed along National Highways

These amenities are meant to improve commuters’ experience on National Highways for both passengers and truckers

Interlinking of rivers: Ken-Betwa River Link Project
Interlinking of rivers: Ken-Betwa River Link Project

This is the first project of the National Perspective Plan for interlinking of rivers