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Indian Air Force joins locust control operations in Rajasthan

Indian Air Force has joined locust control operations in Rajasthan. An IAF’s Mi-17 helicopter sprayed pesticides over large swathes of desert land in Jodhpur district yesterday, the first such instance in the history of the air force.   A private helicopter, hired by the Agriculture Ministry, had started locust control […]

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Kerala extends COVID-19 regulations till July 2021; Week-long lockdown comes into force in Thiruvananthapuram

The Kerala government has amended the State Epidemic Disease Ordinance to extend the Covid-control regulations  till July 2021. This means, people will have to wear masks, maintain social distancing and avoid large gatherings till July 2021. The District Collectors have been instructed to ensure due compliance of the regulations. Meanwhile, […]

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COVID recovery rate improves to 60.77 pct in country

Government yesterday said that due to collective and focused efforts for containment and management of COVID-19 by the Centre along with the States and Union Territories, the number of recovered cases rose to over four lakh nine thousand. During the last 24 hours, a total of 14 thousand 856 COVID-19 […]

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PM Modi reviews progress of Indian Council of Agricultural Research

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has exhorted that traditional knowledge of Indian communities should be coupled with technology and skill sets of youth and Agriculture graduates to translate the full potential of Indian Agriculture in transforming rural areas. Reviewing the progress of agriculture research, extension and education in India through videoconference […]

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