Remal Is Likely To Move North-Northeastwards, And Gradually Weaken: IMD  


India Meteorological Department, IMD has said that the Cyclonic Storm “Remal” is likely to move north-northeastwards, and gradually weaken further into a Deep Depression by night of today. The Cyclonic Storm over Bangladesh and adjoining West Bengal moved slowly northwards, with a speed of five kilometres per hour during the past six hours and lay

IMD Predicts Above-Normal Rainfall Over Country During Monsoon Months


India Meteorological Department, IMD has forecast above-normal rainfall over the country as a whole during the monsoon season from June to September this year. Releasing the second Stage of Long Range Forecast of the Southwest Monsoon, Director General, IMD  Dr Mrutyunjay  Mohapatra said that quantitatively, the southwest monsoon seasonal rainfall over the country as a

Gujarat High Court Expresses Deep Concerns Over Rajkot Fire Tragedy


Gujarat High Court today conducted the hearing regarding the Rajkot Fire tragedy. The bench comprising Justices Biren Vaishnav and Devan Desai expressed deep concerns over the incident.     Meanwhile, the Gujarat government informed the court that a special investigation team, headed by the Additional Director General of CID-Crime, was set up to probe the

Sensex, Nifty 50 Jump To Hit New All-Time Highs


  India’s benchmark stock indices BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 jumped to hit new all-time highs today, propelled by domestic reasons such as the hope for favourable election results, and international factors such as low crude oil prices and global market optimism.     The Nifty 50 peaked at an intraday high of 23,110.8

WHO Launches New ‘Investment Round’ Aiming To Raise USD 7 Bn Dollars To Tackle Global Challenges


The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched a new ‘Investment Round’ aiming to raise 7 billion dollars of funds to support countries to tackle challenges like climate change, displacement, poverty and inequality. In a social media post, WHO Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that the world is facing a difficult time with multiple challenges. He

Last Decade Witnessed Substantial Improvement In Sanctity And Credibility Of Union Budget: Nirmala Sitharaman


Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the last decade has witnessed a substantial improvement in the sanctity and credibility of the Union Budget, leaving past constraints and archaic practices behind. In a social media post today, the Finance Minister said, that our budgets are characterized by fiscal prudence, transparency, and inclusiveness, ensuring investments in social