News that might interest you

The first genome sequencing laboratory in western Uttar Pradesh is almost ready and is likely to begin its operation soon at the Government Institute of Medical Sciences (GIMS) in Kasna, Greater Noida.

I&B Ministry blocks 16 Youtube channels for allegedly spreading misinformation. According to the ministry, 10 channels were based in India and six were being operated from Pakistan.

Netizens in India made 48.6 billon real-time transactions in 2021, almost threefold that of the closest challenger China with 18 billion transactions, and close to seven times greater than the combined real-time payments volume (7.5 billion) of the world’s leading economies : report

Seven woman footballers, mostly from tribal pockets of Jharkhand in national camp for U-17 World Cup.

Andhra Pradesh has won a national-level award for best performance in malaria elimination by reducing the annual parasite index (API) under one in all its districts. The state curbs malaria cases by 81 per cent in three years. A total of 75,29,994 samples were tested for the disease in 2021. Only 117 cases of malaria have emerged so far across the State this year, a senior health official said.

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India's wheat harvest is expected to rise to 110 million mt in the crop year 2021-22 (July-June), from 108 million mt a year ago

An Event you might enjoy this week

13th edition of India Art Fair. The fair is one of the leading platforms to discover modern and contemporary art from South Asia.

From April 28 to May 1, at NSIC Ground, Delhi.