Monday, July 06 2020

July 6, 2020

Air India to operate numbers of flights between India, US from July 11

New Delhi-Air India will operate 36 flights between US and India from July 11 to July 19 under the Vande Bharat Mission.Tickets may be booked through Air India website from 8 pm Monday.In a statement, Air India said Under the fourth phase of the Vande Bharat Mission, Air India will operate 170 flights connecting India with Canada, the US, the

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July 5, 2020

520K Indians returned to India on VBM & chartered flights

New Delhi – More than 520K Indians have returned to India on Vande Bharat Mission & chartered flights, Naval ships & through land borders since 6 May.Nearly 70K have flown to various estinations.The mission has now dovetailed into Phase-4 & will continue to bring back stranded Indians. This was tweeted by Indias Union Minister for Civil Aviation Mr Hardeep Singh

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July 5, 2020

Indigenous Indian COVID19 vaccines in the global race to end the pandemic

New Delhi-With the announcement of COVAXIN by Bharat Biotech and ZyCov-D Vaccine by Zydus Cadila the proverbial silver line in the dark clouds of COVID19 appears at the horizon. Now the nod given by the Drug Controller General of India CDSCO (The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation) for the conduct of the human trial for the vaccines, marks the beginning

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July 4, 2020

Protest by Indians in New Yorks Times Square against China

Indian comunity in New York protest against China at the iconic Times Square here, demanding an economic boycott and diplomatic isolation of the country for its aggression against India. raised Slogans of Boycott Made in China, ‘Bharat Mata Ki Jai and Stop Chinese Aggression among others were raised by the Indian-Americans.Particpents of relly were wearing face masks in view of

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July 4, 2020

India launched Digital India AatmaNirbhar Bharat App

New Delhi – Niti Aayog launches Digital India Aatma Nirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge for Indian tech entrepreneurs and Startups. This is to help realise the vision of Prime Minister for building a Digital India and using Digital Technologies for building an AatmaNirbhar Bharat.This shall run in 2 tracks, Promotion of Existing Apps and Development of New Apps.

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July 3, 2020

Indians disappointed with repatriation flights from UAE

Indians stranded in UAE trying to buy tickets for nine new repatriation flights were very much disappointed. Some stranded Indians tweeted that all tickets were sold out soon, while some others stated that they faced some technical problem in purchasing the ticket online. on other tweet said that there are thousands of Indian people stranded and few flights are not

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July 3, 2020

Indian Americans among 2020 Great Immigrants honoured in America

Pulitzer Prize-winning author and oncologist Siddhartha Mukherjee, and Professor of Economics at Harvard University Raj Chetty who have contributed towards the efforts in mitigating the Corona pandemic crisis are among the 38 immigrants honoured by a prestigious American foundation ahead of forthcoming US Independence Day commemoration this year. Born in New Delhi, Mukherjee is a noted biologist, oncologist and the

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July 3, 2020

Microsoft to invest in Uttar Pradesh

In a major boost to the states efforts of drawing in investments, after virtual agreement by Microsoft India Managing Director Rajiv Kumar that took place in a discussion with UP Minister Sidharth Nath Singh ,Microsoft is seriously considering to invest in Greater Noida region of the state. Microsoft agreed to bring its next campus of 4,000 employees there. Microsoft has

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