CDS selection: Centre widens pool, serving or retired three-star officers can also be picked

These officers can be considered for the top post along with serving chiefs of the Army, Navy and the Indian Air Force.

published on : 7th June 2022

Special medical camps for children held in Tamil Nadu's three districts

Chief Minister MK Stalin recently launched the 'Oottachchathai uruthi sei' (assuring nutrition) special camps to identify and address malnourishment in children.

published on : 1st June 2022

Karnataka HC asks govt to implement ICDS scheme

The Karnataka HC on Friday directed the state government to take necessary steps to implement the Integrated Child Development Services Scheme (ICDS) without delay.

published on : 28th May 2022

Army ‘quick gun’ units slow on the draw

Formation of Integrated Battle Groups will take more time in the absence of a unified command chief like a CDS

published on : 4th May 2022

Guntur health officials to implement MAM, SAM

The district medical and health department in coordination with the ICDS is conducting MAM, SAM programmes to solve malnutrition among  children. 

published on : 2nd April 2022

Drug firm Hetero arm gets CDSCO approval to produce, sell Sputnik Light vaccine 

Sputnik Light is the first component (recombinant human adenovirus serotype number 26 (rAd26)) of Sputnik V, the world's first registered vaccine against COVID-19.

published on : 21st March 2022

ICDS officials prevent 35 child marriages in Karimnagar in 2 years

She said that they will involve village heads, Anganwadi and Asha workers to strengthen child protection committees in the villages. 

published on : 14th February 2022

HC quashes FIR against man for derogatory post against late CDS

Justice GR Swaminathan opined that though the comment was in bad taste, it does not make out the offences mentioned in the FIR.

published on : 22nd January 2022

IAF chopper crash: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh apprised findings of probe team

The probe team has already completed its investigation into the crash of the Russian-origin Mi-17V5 helicopter.

published on : 5th January 2022

Centre denies expired vaccines are administered under its national Covid-19 vaccination programme.

India on Monday started vaccinating children aged 15 to 18 against the coronavirus, even as the country recorded 33,750 new Covid-19 cases and 123 deaths in the last 24 hours.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Boost for India's COVID fight as country approves vaccines Corbevax, Covovax and Molnupiravir pill

With this approval, the number of Covid vaccines which have received emergency use authorisation in the country has increased to eight.

published on : 28th December 2021

Too soon to comment on Coonoor chopper crash inquiry, says IAF chief

Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari stated that the findings of the inquiry could take a few more weeks to come out and he would not preempt any of the findings by commenting on it.

published on : 19th December 2021

'Process to select next CDS has begun, name to be announced soon'

The post of the senior-most uniformed officer of the country fell vacant due to the untimely demise of General Bipin Rawat in a helicopter crash on December 8 in Coonoor, Tamil Nadu.

published on : 16th December 2021

YouTubers & journos have same rights: Madras High Court

Justice Swaminathan further held that Maridhas’ post cannot be characterised as seditious.

published on : 15th December 2021

Delhi BJP urges NDMC to rename Akbar Road in honour of late General Bipin Rawat

NDMC vice chairman Satish Upadhyay said the civic body is 'very keen' on having a road named after General Rawat in the area under its jurisdiction.

published on : 13th December 2021
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