6 year old makes unique Guinness World Record

Takshavi Vaghani

Ahmedabad: 6 year old Takshavi Vaghani, living in Ahmedabad, did such a wonderful thing in skating that her name has been registered in the Guinness World Record Book. Although this is the age for children to play and jump, but Takshvi has brought glory not only to his family but also to India with his achievement. Actually, Takshavi has made a world record of more than 25 meters in lowest limbo skating. Guinness World Records shared the video: 6 year old Takshavi Vaghani from Ahmedabad, Gujarat has registered her name…

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Indian Economic Service Probationers Call on the President

Droupadi Murmu

New Delhi: A group of Probationers of Indian Economic Service (2022 and 2023 batches) called on the President of India, Droupadi Murmu at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Addressing the officers, the President said that economic growth is an important component in the development of the country. Macro and micro economic indicators are considered useful parameters of progress. Therefore, the role of economists is important in making government policies and schemes effective and useful. She told officers that as India is moving towards becoming the third largest economy in the world, they will get…

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AFMS & IIT Kanpur collaborate to address problems of soldiers

New Delhi: The Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for collaborative research and training with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur.  The MoU was signed by Director General Armed Forces Medical Services Lt Gen Daljit Singh & Officiating Director, IIT Kanpur Prof S Ganesh. Under this MoU, AFMS and IIT Kanpur will team up to undertake research and develop new technologies to address health problems faced by soldiers in difficult terrains. IIT Kanpur will also provide technical expertise for developing AI diagnostic models, at Armed…

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Indian Railways operates Record Number of additional Trains

Indian Railways

New Delhi: To ensure the convenience of passengers and manage the anticipated surge in travel demand during summers, Indian Railways is operating a record-breaking 9111 trips during summer season. This marks a substantial rise compared to the summer of 2023, where a total of 6369 trips were offered. This translates to an increase of 2742 trips, demonstrating Indian Railways’ commitment to meeting passenger demands effectively. The additional trains have been meticulously planned to connect key destinations across the country, ensuring seamless travel on major railway routes. All zonal railways spread…

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Vice Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi next Chief of the Naval Staff

Vice Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi

New Delhi: The Government has appointed Vice Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi, PVSM, AVSM, NM, presently serving as the Vice Chief of the Naval Staff, as the next Chief of the Naval Staff with effect from the afternoon of April 30, 2024. The present Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral R Hari Kumar, PVSM, AVSM, VSM retires from service on April 30, 2024. Born on May 15, 1964, Vice Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi was commissioned into the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy on July 01, 1985. A Communication and Electronic…

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NHAI Organizes National Workshop on Eco-friendly Measures


New Delhi:  Keeping its focus on building a robust and sustainable National Highway network, NHAI organized a day long national workshop in New Delhi to discuss different aspects of environmental impact assessment, planning and mitigation for holistic National Highway development. Chief Guest for the event was  Anurag Jain, Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways.  Santosh Kumar Yadav, Chairman NHAI along with Guest of Honour  Jitendra Kumar, IFS, DGF&SS, MoEF&CC were also present on the occasion. The event saw participation from senior officials of MoRTH, NHAI, NHIDCL, MoEF&CC, QQI-NABET, DPR…

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Indian Institute of Astrophysics plays crucial role in Surya tilak

Surya tilak

New Delhi: Indian Institute of Astrophysics (IIA), an Autonomous body under the Department of science and Technology played a crucial role in the Surya Tilak Project at Ayodhya.  Under the Surya Tilak project, sunlight was brought on the forehead of Sri Ram Lalla at 12 noon on the occasion of Sri Ram Navami in the Chaitra month.  IIA team carried out the calculation of the sun position, design and optimisation of the optical system, and performed the integration & alignment at the site. The English calendar date of Sri Ram…

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Energy Storage key to achieving targets

PIB DELHI | Kripa Shankar Yadav / Dheep Joy Mampilly New Delhi: Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) has opened an office in GIFT City, Gandhinagar, which will specialize in providing debt options denominated in foreign currencies. This will facilitate natural hedging and significantly reduce the financing costs for Green Hydrogen and Renewable Energy Manufacturing projects. The strategic initiative which would contribute to the country’s journey towards a greener future was highlighted by Chairperson & Managing Director of IREDA Shri Pradip Kumar Das, during a panel discussion on “Future Growth…

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Cruise Missile successfully flight-tested by DRDO


Chandipur: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) conducted a successful flight-test of Indigenous Technology Cruise Missile (ITCM) from the Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the coast of Odisha on April 18, 2024. During the test, all subsystems performed as per expectation. The missile performance was monitored by several Range Sensors like Radar, Electro Optical Tracking System (EOTS) and Telemetry deployed by ITR at different locations to ensure complete coverage of the flight path. The flight of the missile was also monitored from the Su-30-Mk-I aircraft of the Indian Air…

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Students get inspiration from educational children’s films

Lucknow: On the third day of the 7-day International Children’s Film Festival (ICFF-2024) organized at CMS Kanpur Road auditorium, over 12,000 students of various schools of Lucknow enjoyed the educational children’s films of 91 countries and learned the lesson of life values and character building. Earlier, Chief Guest  Aftab Alam, Associate Vice President and Regional Content Director, Radio Mirchi inaugurated the third day by lighting the lamp. Well-known actors Anjan Srivastava, Darsheel Safari, Ali Haji and Sandeep Yadav added to the glory of the Children’s Film Festival with their presence…

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