NEWS ON AIR https://newsonair.gov.in/Default.aspx Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR Top News ISRO launches PSLV-C54 rocket carrying earth observation satellite Oceansat & 8 nanosatellites https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451384 NAT India's PSLV C 54 was launched from Sathish Dhawan Space Centre Sriharikota at 11.56 am today, November 26. Union Minister Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan presents National Gopal Ratna Award https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451417 NAT Union Minister of State for Animal Husbandry, Fisheries and Dairying Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan presented the National Gopal Ratna Award to the farmers, Cooperatives and technicians involved in Artificial Insemination for their exemplary contribution towards milk production in the country. PM Modi to share his thoughts in 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on All India Radio tomorrow https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451416 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts with the people of the country and abroad in the 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on All India Radio at 11 AM tomorrow. It will be the 95th episode of the monthly radio programme. Major General KJS Rathore conveys best wishes to NCC officers on 74th anniversary https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451412 NAT On the occasion of the 74th Anniversary of the NCC, Major General KJS Rathore, Commandant, National Cadet Corps Officers Training Academy conveyed his best wishes and felicitations to all Ranks, Civil Defence Employees, Workers, Cadet Trainee Officer and families of the Academy. Film Bazaar concludes at IFFI in Goa; Bangladesh film 'Agantuk' wins Prasad DI award https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451411 NAT The 5-day long Film Bazaar concluded at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa with Bangladesh feature film 'Agantuk' being named the winner of the Prasad DI award. Indian Naval Academy holds Passing Out Parade in Kerala https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451402 NAT In Kerala, 258 Midshipmen and cadets passed out of the Indian Naval Academy at Ezhimala in the Kannur district at an impressive ceremonial parade held this morning, November 26. MDoNER organises daylong celebration for Constitution Day https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451406 NAT On the occasion of Constitution Day, the Development of North Eastern Region Ministry (MDoNER) has organized a daylong celebration. Nation remembers martyrs & victims of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks on its 14th anniversary https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451393 NAT President Droupadi Murmu today, November 26, said, the nation remembers with gratitude all those who lost their lives during the Mumbai terror attacks. PM Modi says pro-people policies of govt empowering poor & women; Launches various new initiatives under e-court project on Constitution Day https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451380 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asserted that India is strengthening the ideals of the constitution and the pro-people policies are empowering the poor and women of the country. Union Health Ministry appoints Dr. Deepa Malik as Nikshay Mitra ambassador https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451404 NAT Union Health Ministry designated the President of the Paralympic Committee of India Dr. Deepa Malik as Nikshay Mitra ambassador in New Delhi today, November 26. It is an initiative under Pradhan Mantri TB Mukt Bharat Abhiyaan. India & Colombia review bilateral relations & discusses cooperation in international fora https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451403 NAT India and Colombia have reviewed bilateral relations and discussed cooperation in international fora. Secretary East in the Ministry of External Affairs Ministry, Saurabh Kumar held discussions with his Colombian counterpart Francisco Jose Coy Granados. Defence Minister, I&B Minister pays tribute to 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attack victims https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451398 NAT Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today, November 26, paid tributes to people who lost their lives in the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attack. PM Modi pays tribute to founding fathers of constitution on Constitution Day https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451399 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tributes to the founding fathers of the constitution who had contributed to the making of the Constitution. Various programmes organised to mark 14th anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451397 NAT A number of programmes have been organised to mark the 14th anniversary of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks that shook the conscience not only of India but the entire world. VP Jagdeep Dhankhar urges people to take pledge to promote values enshrined in Indian Constitution https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451392 NAT Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar has urged the people to take a pledge to promote the values enshrined in the Indian Constitution and strive to build a country that our founding fathers envisioned. Briefing of G20 Heads of Missions to take place at Swaraj Dweep in Andaman & Nicobar today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451391 NAT The interactive briefing of Heads of Missions of G20 countries is scheduled to be held today in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Prior to this the G-20 delegation received a warm welcome on arrival in Port Blair yesterday, November 25. Efforts on to restore digital patient care services at AIIMS Delhi after ransomware attack on server https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451390 NAT AIIMS Delhi has said that all the efforts are on to bring back the digital patient care services which were hit by a ransomware attack on its server. AIIMS has expressed hope that the services will be restored soon. Three Indian & six foreign films in race for ICFT-UNESCO Gandhi Medal at IFFI in Goa https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451388 NAT Three Indian and six foreign films are vying for this year’s prestigious ICFT-UNESCO Gandhi Medal at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. Centre forms panel to revamp Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451389 NAT Centre has formed a panel to revamp the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme. Union Minister Pralhad Joshi virtually launches portals to read Preamble online on Constitution Day https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451387 NAT On the eve of Constitution Day, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi virtually launched portals for Online reading of the Preamble and Quiz on the Constitution of India. Telangana to have first Integrated Rocket Facility of country by Skyroot Aerospace https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451386 NAT Telangana will have the first Integrated Rocket Design, Manufacturing, and Testing Facility of the country in Hyderabad by Skyroot Aerospace. Defence Minister to co-chair 4th India-France Annual Defence Dialogue https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451379 NAT Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will co-chair the 4th India-France Annual Defence Dialogue with the French Armed Forces Minister Sebastien Lecornu on his visit to India from 26-28 November. G-20 delegation arrives in Port Blair for interactive briefing for Heads of Missions of G20 countries in India https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451378 NAT The G-20 delegation has arrived in Port Blair today afternoon for an interactive briefing for the Heads of Missions of G20 countries in India. Vice President says new culture of innovation-based entrepreneurship taking roots in India https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451377 NAT Vice President Jagdeep Dhankar has said that a new culture of innovation-based entrepreneurship is taking roots in India. India win IEC vice presidency and Strategic Management Board Chair for 2023-25 term https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451376 NAT India won the International Electrotechnical Commission, IEC Vice Presidency and Strategic Management Board (SMB) Chair for the 2023-25 term. Mr. Vimal Mahendru will be the IEC Vice President representing India. Nation celebrates Constitution Day tomorrow; PM Modi to launch various initiatives under e-court project https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451361 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in the Constitution Day celebrations in the Supreme Court tomorrow at 10 AM. Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission crosses landmark of three crore digitally linked health records https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451372 NAT The Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission (ABDM) has crossed the landmark of three crore digitally linked health records. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman holds pre-budget consultations with State Finance Ministers https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451369 NAT Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today held the pre-budget consultations with the State and Union Territory Finance Ministers. Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards announced for years 2019, 20 and 21 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451368 NAT The Sangeet Natak Akademi has announced a one-time Sangeet Natak Akademi Amrit Award under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. Centre releases draft Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Act (Amendment) Bill 2022 for public comments https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451367 NAT The Centre has released the draft Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Act (Amendment) Bill 2022 for public comment. Minister Giriraj Singh says, any violence against women should not be seen through the prism of religion https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451366 NAT Union Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Minister Giriraj Singh today said that any violence against women should not be seen through the prism of religion . Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar to address valedictory session of UNESCO India Africa Hackathon https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451324 NAT Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar will address the valedictory session of the UNESCO- India-Africa Hackathon 2022 as a Chief Guest at the Gautam Buddha University in Uttar Pradesh today at 11 am. PM Modi addresses closing ceremony of 400th birth anniversary celebration of Lachit Barphukan; says country's history is about bravery & sacrifice https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451342 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the history of the country is not the story of slavery but it was a history of valor, sacrifices, and heroism. Udaipur gears up to host first G20 Sherpa Meeting in India from Dec 4 to 7 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451359 NAT The City of Lakes, Udaipur is gearing up to host the first G20 Sherpa Meeting in India from 4 to 7 December. The meeting is aimed at fostering growth and building bonds amongst the twenty nations. Govt convenes all party meeting on Dec 6 ahead of Winter Session of Parliament https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451358 NAT The government has convened an all party meeting on 6th of next month ahead of the Winter Session of Parliament. PM Modi remains world’s most popular leader with approval rating of 77 % https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451355 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi remains the world’s most popular leader with an approval rating of 77 percent. Indo-Pacific region is important for global economic growth, says Defence Minister Rajnath Singh https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451352 NAT Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has called upon the nations to work together to tackle the challenges posed by the climate change, covid pandemic and widespread deprivation. India’s proposal for enhanced protection to Leith’s softshell turtle adopted at wildlife summit in Panama https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451344 NAT India has strengthened protection to Leith’s Soft-shelled Turtle under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, CITES. India and Gulf Cooperation Council to pursue resumption of FTA negotiations https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451351 NAT India and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have decided to pursue resumption of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations. India's total coal production stands at 448 million tonnes as of October;18 % higher compared to last year https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451313 NAT India's total coal production stands at 448 million tonnes as of October this year. This is 18 percent higher than the production of the corresponding period of last year. Rashtrapati Bhavan to be open for public viewing for 5 days a week from Dec 1 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451317 NAT Rashtrapati Bhavan will be open for public viewing for five days in a week from the first of December. The tour will be available on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. PM Modi congratulates Anwar Ibrahim on his election as new PM of Malaysia https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451346 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated Anwar Ibrahim on his election as the new Prime Minister of Malaysia. DoNER Minister G Kishan Reddy chairs review meeting with FTSUs in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451339 NAT Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Minister G. Kishan Reddy has chaired a review meeting with Field Technical Support Units (FTSUs) in New Delhi. NIA arrests Lawrence Bishnoi in case related to conspiracy hatched by terrorists, gangsters & drug smugglers’ syndicate https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451338 NAT National Investigation Agency has arrested Lawrence Bishnoi in a case related to conspiracy hatched by terrorists, gangsters and drug smugglers’ syndicate to create terror among the public. HM Amit Shah addresses 400th birth anniversary celebration of Ahom general Lachit Barphukan https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451297 NAT Union Home minister Amit Shah said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has finished the gap between North East India and mainstream India. India rejects observations of US Commission on International Religious Freedom; terms them biased and inaccurate https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451326 NAT External Affairs Ministry said that India has rescued over 200 people who were trapped in the fake job rackets in Myanmar. India reiterates its commitment on conserving tortoises and fresh water turtles at CoP19 in Panama https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451322 NAT India reiterated its commitment on conserving tortoises and fresh water turtles in the country during the 19th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (CoP 19) at the Convention on International Trade. India reaffirms strong commitment to strengthen IORA to promote peace, security and prosperity in Indian Ocean Region and in Indo-Pacific https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451332 NAT India participated in the 22nd Council of Ministers's meeting of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) held at Dhaka in Bangladesh on Thursday. India, Iran hold Foreign Office Consultations in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451329 NAT Foreign Office Consultations were held between India and Iran in New Delhi on Thursday. Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan holds series of bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Mauritius, Tanzania, Zimbabwe & Ghana https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451328 NAT Education and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan held a series of bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Mauritius, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and Ghana, in New Delhi on Thursday. Circular economy agenda to be given thrust during G-20 presidency, says G-20 sherpa Amitabh Kant https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451327 NAT India's G-20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant has said that the circular economy agenda will be given thrust during the country's G-20 presidency. DCW issues notice to Shahi Imam seeking reasons for prohibiting entry of women and girls without male companions in Jama Masjid, Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451321 NAT Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Swati Maliwal has issued a notice to the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid, Delhi, seeking reasons for prohibiting the entry of women and girls without male companions in Jama Masjid. AMR is a silent and invisible pandemic that cannot be overshadowed by other competing public health priorities : MoS Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451320 NAT Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar has said, anti-microbial resistance, AMR, is a silent and invisible pandemic that cannot be overshadowed by other competing public health priorities. Verify Aadhaar before accepting it as identity proof: UIDAI https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451318 NAT The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has urged various entities to verify the Aadhaar before accepting it as an identity proof. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari approves 4-Laning of Bhiwani-Hansi road section of National Highway-148B https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451316 NAT Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari has approved 4-Laning of Bhiwani-Hansi road section of National Highway-148B under the Bharatmala Pariyojana in Bhiwani and Hisar districts of Haryana. Millets have increasing relevance in the world in backdrop of Climate change and Conflicts, says EAM S Jaishankar https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451294 NAT External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar today said Millets have increasing relevance in the world today in the backdrop of COVID, climate change, and conflicts. PM Modi to address closing ceremony of year-long celebrations of 400th birth anniversary of Ahom general Lachit Barphukan https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451314 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the closing ceremony of the year-long celebrations of 400th birth anniversary of great Ahom general Lachit Barphukan in New Delhi tomorrow. Govt is open to making pro-farmer changes in PMFBY in response to climate crisis, says Agriculture Ministry https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451310 NAT The Government is open to making pro-farmer changes in the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana, PMFBY, in response to climate crisis and rapid technological advances. Sidhu Moosewala murder case: Delhi Court remands gangster Lawrence Bishnoi in NIA custody for 10 days https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451308 NAT A Delhi Court today remanded gangster Lawrence Bishnoi in NIA custody for 10 days in connection with the Sidhu Moosewala murder case. Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue 2022 begins in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451298 NAT The three-day apex-level regional strategic dialogue of the Indian Navy, the Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue 2022 began in New Delhi yesterday. India carries out successful training launch of Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile, Agni-3 in Odisha https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451299 NAT India carried out a successful training launch of an Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile, Agni-3 from APJ Abdul Kalam Island in Odisha yesterday. India carries out successful training launch of Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile, Agni-3 from APJ Abdul Kalam Island https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451289 NAT India carried out a successful training launch of an Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile, Agni-3 from APJ Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha on Wednesday. Dept of Water Resources organises concluding event of Young Water Professional Programme https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451287 NAT Department of Water Resources organised the concluding event of Young Water Professional Programme in collaboration with Western Sydney University, Australia and Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati in New Delhi on Wednesday. Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue 2022 begins in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451246 NAT The three-day apex-level regional strategic dialogue of the Indian Navy, the Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue 2022 began in New Delhi today. Pre-launch celebration of International Year of Millets to be held in New Delhi on Thursday https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451268 NAT A pre-launch celebration of International Year of Millets will be held on Thursday in New Delhi. External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar and Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar will attend the event. Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying Ministry announces National Gopal Ratna Awards 2022 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451284 NAT Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying Ministry on Wednesday announced the National Gopal Ratna Awards 2022. Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw inaugurates Entrepreneurship Cell and Centre of Innovation at C-DOT campus, Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451283 NAT Communications, Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw inaugurated the Entrepreneurship Cell and Centre of Innovation, COI, at the Delhi campus of the Centre for Development of Telematics, C-DOT. Ayush market has reached 18 billion US dollar mark: Ayush Minister Sarbananda Sonowal https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451282 NAT Ayush Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has informed that under the guidance and leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Ayush market has reached 18 billion US dollar mark from meager 3 billion US dollar. Union Minister of State for Education Dr Subhas Sarkar addresses 33rd Foundation Day Celebrations of NIOS https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451281 NAT Union Minister of State for Education, Dr. Subhas Sarkar on Wednesday said that National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) is lighting the lamp of knowledge all over the world and help in building inclusive education resources in the country. Indian, Indonesian troops engage in joint training exercise 'GARUDA SHAKTI' in Karawang https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451280 NAT A contingent of Indian Special Forces troops are currently engaged in a bilateral joint training Exercise GARUDA SHAKTI with Indonesian Special Forces at Sangga Buana Training Area,in Karawang. DRDO’s Compendium on Low Intensity Conflict Products released https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451279 NAT Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla and Chairman of Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) Dr Samir V Kamat on Wednesday released Compendium of Low Intensity Conflict Products developed by DRDO. More than 25,000 ponds constructed under Mission Amrit Sarovar to overcome water crisis in rural areas https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451278 NAT The government has completed the construction of more than 25,000 Amrit Sarovars within the 6 months. BJP will again form govt in Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat: I&B Minister Anurag Singh Thakur https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451275 NAT Union minister for Information and Broadcasting Anurag Singh Thakur has said that Bharatiya Janata Party will again form government in Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat assembly elections. Union MoS Bharati Pravin Pawar to participate in 'Third Global High-Level Ministerial Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance' in Oman https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451274 NAT Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar will participate in the 'Third Global High-Level Ministerial Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance' to be held in Muscat, Oman on 24th and 25th of this month. Film 'The Kashmir Files' started healing process for Kashmiri Pandits by documenting their tragedy: Anupam Kher https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451273 NAT Veteran actor Anupam Kher has said that the film 'The Kashmir Files' has started a healing process for Kashmiri Pandits by documenting their tragedy. President Droupadi Murmu expresses condolences on demise of former Odisha Minister Golak Bihari Naik https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451272 NAT President Droupadi Murmu has expressed her condolences on the demise of Ex-Minister of Odisha Golak Bihari Naik. EAM S Jaishankar meets Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Bagheri Kani in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451271 NAT External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar met with Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs, Bagheri Kani in New Delhi on Wednesday. President Droupadi Murmu pays homage to Guru Tegh Bahadur on eve of his Martyrdom Day https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451269 NAT President Droupadi Murmu has paid her homage to Guru Tegh Bahadur on the eve of his Martyrdom Day. DPIIT launches startup applications for registration on MAARG portal https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451266 NAT The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) today launched startup applications for registration on the MAARG portal, the National Mentorship Platform by Startup India. Govt notifies inclusion of coronary stents in National List of Essential Medicines https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451265 NAT The government has notified the inclusion of coronary stents in the National List of Essential Medicines. UNICEF, India join hands to promote films on child rights at IFFI in Goa https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451261 NAT UNICEF and National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) have joined hands to promote films with a child rights perspective at the 53rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. 400th birth anniversary celebrations of Assam's legendary war hero Lachit Barphukan begin https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451247 NAT The 3-day long celebrations of 400th birth anniversary of Ahom commander Lachit Barphukan began today in New Delhi. India calls for a free, open & inclusive order in Indo-Pacific region, says Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at 9th ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451256 NAT India has called for a free, open and inclusive order in the Indo-Pacific based upon respect for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of all nations. Australian Parliament approves India-Australia Trade deal; PM Modi says it will strengthen comprehensive strategic partnership https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451249 NAT Australian Parliament approves India-Australia Trade deal; PM Modi says it will strengthen comprehensive strategic partnership NIA arrests one more accused in case related to recovery of explosives at Tipa in Mizoram https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451253 NAT The National investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested one more accused in a case related to recovery of explosives at Tipa in Mizoram. EAC-PM issues working paper on decline in India’s rankings on number of global opinion-based indices https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451251 NAT The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister, EAC-PM has issued a working paper that says that the decline in India’s rankings on a number of global opinion-based indices are due to the “serious problems" with the methodology used in these perception-based indices. India jumps two spots to 8th rank on Climate Change Performance Index https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451236 NAT India is amongst the top five best-performing countries on Climate Change. The latest report of Climate Change Performance Index- 2023, released at COP 27, shows Denmark, Sweden, Chile and Morocco as the only four small countries that were ranked above India. I&B Minister Anurag Thakur distributes appointment letters to new recruits in Gurugram under Rozgar Mela https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451240 NAT Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Singh Thakur has distributed appointment letters to new recruits in Gurugram, Haryana under Rozgar Mela. National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration celebrates Diamond Jubilee anniversary of establishment https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451228 NAT National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration, NIEPA, celebrated the Diamond Jubilee anniversary of its establishment in New Delhi on Tuesday. India-Australia Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement will strengthen Comprehensive Strategic Partnership, says PM Modi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451224 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday thanked Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese as Free Trade Agreement, FTA with India has passed through the Australian Parliament. PM Modi says, Centre gives top priority to young talent for nation-building https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451187 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi today distributed over 71 thousand appointment letters to newly inducted recruits through video conferencing at 45 locations across the country. 4th edition of Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue to be held from November 23 to 25 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451218 NAT The fourth edition of Indo Pacific Regional Dialogue will be held in Delhi from Wednesday till 25th November. EAM Jaishankar meets his UAE counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451227 NAT External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar met his UAE counterpart Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in New Delhi on Tuesday. Ayush Ministry announces setting up of Academic Chair in Ayurvedic Science at Western Sydney University https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451235 NAT The Ministry of Ayush has announced the setting up of the Ayurveda Academic Chair at Western Sydney University’s NICM Health Research Institute for a period of three years. FM Sitharaman chairs 4th Pre-Budget 2023 consultation with experts of Financial Sector and Capital Markets https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451233 NAT Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chaired the fourth Pre-Budget 2023 consultation with the experts of Financial Sector and Capital Markets in New Delhi on Tuesday evening. India, Gabon hold first Foreign Office Consultations in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451229 NAT India and Gabon held the first Foreign Office Consultations in New Delhi on Tuesday. Both sides carried out a comprehensive review of the existing bilateral relations, including strengthening of cooperation in trade and economic relations, defence and maritime. 9th India-EU Foreign Policy Security Consultations held in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451216 NAT The 9th India-EU Foreign Policy Security Consultations were held in New Delhi on Tuesday. During the consultations, both sides were pleased to note the enhanced intensity and political momentum in the India-EU relationship. Railways Ministry showcases its achievements and progress at IITF in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451226 NAT The Railways Ministry is showcasing its achievements and progress with the theme of 'Ayodhya Railway Station' at the ongoing India International Trade Fair (IITF) in New Delhi. 2nd round of Foreign Office Consultations between India and Uganda held in New Delhi https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451225 NAT The second round of Foreign Office Consultations between India and Uganda was held in New Delhi on Tuesday. Both sides reviewed the entire spectrum of bilateral relations. Rajnath Singh holds bilateral meeting with US Secretary of Defence in Cambodia https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451223 NAT Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held a bilateral meeting with US Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin in Siem Reap, Cambodia on Tuesday. Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement with Australia will significantly open up opportunities for Indian businesses: Piyush Goyal https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451219 NAT Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday termed the passage of implementing legislation of Australia-India Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement in Australian Parliament as a significant moment for India-Australia bilateral ties. Transparency, accountability and citizen-centricity have became hallmark of PM Modi’s Governance Model: Dr Jitendra Singh https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451214 NAT Union Minister of State for Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Dr Jitendra Singh has said that transparency, accountability and citizen-centricity have became the hallmark of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Governance Model. PM Modi expresses grief over the loss of lives and damage to property from earthquake in Indonesia https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451212 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed grief over the loss of lives and damage to property from the earthquake in Indonesia. India and Cambodia to co-chair maiden India-ASEAN Defence Ministers' meeting today https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451198 NAT India and Cambodia will co-chair the maiden India-ASEAN Defence Ministers' meeting today. The meeting will be presided over by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at Siem Reap. New Delhi: 3 day-long celebrations of 400th birth anniversary of great Ahom general Lachit Barphukan to begin tomorrow https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451202 NAT The 3 day-long celebrations of the 400th birth anniversary of great Ahom general Lachit Barphukan will begin tomorrow in New Delhi. India, Venezuela holds 4th round of Foreign Office Consultations in Venezuela; exchange views on common interest https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451204 NAT India and Venezuela held the 4th round of Foreign Office Consultations at Caracas in Venezuela yesterday. During the consultations. India condemns ballistic missile launches by North Korea at UN Security Council; calls it threat to peace and security https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451199 NAT India on Monday condemned the recent ballistic missile launches by North Korea at the United Nations Security Council, calling it a threat to the peace and security of the region and beyond. 53 IFFI: Two films for specially-abled persons in Divyangjan Special section to be screened during the festival https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451188 NAT The 53rd International Film festival of India, IFFI currently underway in Goa has made special arrangements for Divyangjans to enjoy the festival. Health Ministry discontinues Air Suvidha Form for international arrivals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451190 NAT The Health and Family Welfare Ministry has discontinued Air Suvidha Form for international arrivals. The order will come into effect today. New Delhi: NIA arrests most wanted terrorist Kulwinderjit Singh from IGI Airport https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451192 NAT The National Investigation Agency has arrested most wanted terrorist Kulwinderjit Singh alias Khanpuria from Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi. Qatar: VP Jagdeep Dhankhar lauds role of Indian community in deepening India-Qatar links https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451191 NAT Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar has arrived back home after completing his two-day visit to Qatar. He represented India at the inauguration of the FIFA World Cup 2022. India discontinues Air Suvidha for international arrivals https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451185 NAT The Health and Family Welfare Ministry has discontinued Air Suvidha for international arrivals. The order will come into effect from Tuesday. At 53rd IFFI in Goa, Indian Panorama Section opens for film buffs https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451179 NAT The Indian Panorama at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) began today in Goa. The opening movie in the Feature film category was Kannada film Hadinelentu directed by Prithvi Konanur. Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar meets Indian community in Doha https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451162 NAT Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar met with a cross section of Indian community members and school students at Doha in Qatar on Monday. PM Modi to distribute 71,000 appointment letters to newly inducted recruits at Rozgar Mela on Tuesday https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451157 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi will distribute about 71,000 appointment letters to newly inducted recruits on Tuesday through video conferencing. South Western Command conducts Integrated Fire Power Exercise in Thar desert of Rajasthan https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451176 NAT South Western Command of the Indian Army conducted Integrated Fire Power Exercise, “SHATRUNASH’’ at MFFR in Thar desert of Rajasthan on Monday. Vision of PM Modi is that development must prevail in North East region: Ashwini Choubey https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451182 NAT Union Minister for environment and forest and consumer affairs, food and public distribution Ashwini Kumar Choubey has said that the vision of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi is that development must prevail in the North East region. EAM Jaishankar expresses sadness at loss of life and property in Indonesia's Java from earthquake https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451180 NAT External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar has expressed sadness at the loss of life and property in Indonesia's Java from earthquake. 25th National Conference on e-governance to be held in Katra from Nov 26 https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451177 NAT The 25th National Conference on e-governance will be held in Katra, Jammu & Kashmir from 26th of November. The theme of the two-day Conference is Bringing Citizens, Industry and Government closer. PM Gati Shakti Master Plan would act as a force multiplier in developing infrastructural facilities in North East region: Rajnath Singh https://newsonair.gov.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=451171 NAT Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that Government-accelerated development initiatives in the North East have transformed ‘Look East policy’ into ‘Act East Policy’, leading to all-round developments in the Northeast region, enabling all the states to improve trade with SouthEast Asian Nations.