Lok Sabha Speaker nominates 15 MPs to the Delimitation Commission

Speaker Om Birla has nominated 15 MPs from Jammu and Kashmir, Assam, Manipur, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh to assist the Delimitation Commission in redrawing the Lok Sabha and the Assembly constituencies of the northeastern States and the Union Territory. The…

Women peacekeepers from Brazil and India share UN military gender award

For the first time, the UN Military Gender Advocate award has been awarded to two UN peacekeepers: Commander Carla Monteiro de Castro Araujo, a Brazilian Naval officer, and Major Suman Gawani, of the Indian Army. The award, created in 2016, recognizes the dedication and…

Heatwave: IMD issues orange alert

The IMD has predicted heatwave to severe heatwave conditions over plains of the northwest and central and adjoining Peninsular India for the next five days and intense rainfall activity over northeast between May 25 and May 27 Issuing an orange alert specifically for Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh,…

Airport Authority of India announces Standard Operating Procedures’s for flights

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) issued Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for airports as the government announced resumption of domestic flights from May 25. Aarogya Setu mobile application is not mandatory for children below 14 years of age. Other passengers, however, are required to install…